Bansko Bulgaria. Bansko ski resortSpa Hotel Kempinski Grand Arena BanskoSpa hotelthe mehana in hotel Florimont BanskoBansko Jazz Festival The church Holly Trinity
Bansko is a small town in southwestern Bulgaria, located at the footsteps of Pirin Mountain at 927 m above sea level. It is a popular ski resort for both European and Bulgarian tourists. Image: Bansko Bulgaria
Bansko is a ski resort with international tourism significance. The slopes of Pirin Mountain offer excellent conditions for skiing and any other winter sports that transform Bansko in the best, most modern ski center in Bulgaria. The total length of the marked ski slopes is 65 kilometers.
Bansko is a small cosy town with many luxury hotels and small hostels. The lovely unique nature of Pirin Mountain flanks it and the weather in Bansko is perfect for skiing and for summer activities. Image: Kempinski Grand Arena Bansko
After a long day in the mountains you can relax at the warm spa center of your hotel. As Bansko Bulgaria is four seasons resort there are many spa hotels like Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko.
There are about 200 typical Bulgarian taverns (mehana), restaurants and night clubs in Bansko that offer national and regional traditional cuisine, excellent wines, amusing show programs and unforgettable night emotions.
The city is hosting the International Jazz Festival and many other concerts, performances and cultural events. If you are lucky to be in Bansko Bulgaria during those events you will enjoy some wonderful evenings.
There is a lot to explore in Bansko. It is not only the magnificent slopes and venerable woods that the visitors will always remember. There are about 150 cultural and historical memorials in Bansko, Bulgaria.

Skiing in Bansko, Bulgaria – a few magical words that say it all

Bansko no doubt is the best Bulgarian skiing resort. Home of the World Skiing Cup this small city in Pirin mountain is a place where you can enjoy a peaceful and fun skiing vacation. The high altitude contributes to the relatively long skiing season and the number of different difficulty ski tracks can offer great time skiing for everybody – for the beginners and for the professionals. Bansko ski.

There are many cozy hotels all over the resort and you can chose your hotel with us. The real estate in Bansko, Bulgaria is relatively cheap and you can buy a vacation apartment for as low as 17 000 EUR. While in Bansko do not miss the chance to try the local food. There are many traditional Bulgarian restaurants called “Mehana” in which you can enjoy top quality food, cooked as per the local  traditions.

If you are planning your trip to Bansko, Bulgaria you will find all the information that you need right here: airport transfer or rent-a-car, hotel, restaurants, night life, shopping, skiing, local attraction and culture, events calendar & festivals, medical care and real estate agencies. Take your time to prepare for the trip and we are waiting forward to welcome you in Bansko, Bulgaria.

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Boutique hotel in Bansko Bulgaria


Stylish boutique hotel offering interior combining luxury and elegance perfectly located just steps from the Gondola. Hotel Uniqato Bansko is the second hotel from the chain, created especially for individual vacations and holidays.

Phone: + 359 749 84 160
Ski hotel Bansko

Hotel Katerina

Ski Hotel Katerina is located in the Chalin Valog ski area, 4 km outside of the centre of Bansko. It offers an outdoor pool for the summer and a hot tub with forest views.

Phone: + 359 889 995 759
Saint George Palace - SPA Hotel Bansko

Saint George Palace

Saint George Palace 4* Bansko is an elegant and modern Spa complex with a contemporary design strategically situated bordering the National Park in the Pirin Mountains.

Phone: +359 749 82424
Green peace SPA

Green Peace Spa

Green Peace Spa is located in the valley halfway between Bansko and Bania. The Complex is the perfect spot for relaxing vacation.

Phone: +359 744 52818
Hotel in Bansko - Bizeva kashta

Bizev Hotel From 15 - 30 EUR

Bizev Hotel is located on a quiet street in the old part of Bansko. The hotel architecture is in a style which is typical for Bansko. What used to be once the home of Elena Bizeva is now Bizev Hotel, welcoming its guests with its wooden eaves and wrought iron ornaments.

Phone: +359 749 88550
Excellent hotel in Bansko - 4 stars hotel

Hotel Perun

The hotel casino Perun, Bansko is proud of its four stars, which situate it amongst the prestigious places to rest in the ski resort.

Phone: +359 749 884 85

Hotel Orphey

The Orphey Hotel is a luxurious four-star hotel in Bansko Town. Its unique location attracts a number of tourists during the summer and the winter as well.

Phone: +359 749 888 15
Kempinski hotel Grand Arena Bansko, Bulgaria

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko Bulgaria

The five star Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko invites you to experience a luxury stay at the most modern winter resort in the Balkans and unveil the mystery behind one of Bulgaria’s most significant cultural and historical centers.

Phone: +359 749 88888