Kempinski Grand Arena Hotel - Bansko

96, Pirin St., Bansko, Bulgaria, 2770  show map
 5 stars
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Kempinski Grand Arena Hotel - Bansko

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

Horseback riding

Fishing

Cycling

Hiking

Billiards/Pool tables

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Solarium

Turkish bath

Massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

Overview

This five-star hotel is designed in Alpine style and consists of five buildings close to the ski slopes of Bansko, having direct access to the new cabin lift and a splendid view to the Pirin Mountain.

The hotel has 159 rooms and suites equipped with all modern amenities, required for comfortable stay.

The hotel has some restaurants and bars onsite, serving various food from Mediterranean to German, Greek, Japanese etc. as well as a variety of drinks.

The hotel also provides guests with business and recreation facilities: the business center with two conference rooms having maximum capacity of 160 people.

The recreation facilities include an indoor swimming pool, a fitness center, children’s play area and a spa and wellness center.

The hotel guests can go in for winter skiing, snowboarding or biathlon or horse riding, paragliding, summer trekking and rafting.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   159.

Rooms

The rooms are stylishly designed and air conditioned. They are furnished with bathrooms with bathtubs or showers, complimentary toiletries, Wi-Fi internet access, direct dial phone, mini-bar, satellite TV, etc.

All children under the age of five may stay free of charge when using existing bedding.

All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of EUR 20.00 per night/person for extra beds.

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is one.

Dining options

Val Marina, terrace restaurant is a Mediterranean style fish restaurant.

The Top sky garden bar has a terrace and a nice view, serving different drinks and snacks to the guests.

The Gallery Restaurant serves German, Greek and Mediterranean dishes.

Come Prima serves Mediterranean food and a rich selection of quality wines.

Lobby Bar: offers a rich selection of cocktails as well as snacks, salads and sandwiches.

Bella Vista Lounge has a spacious terrace and is a perfect place for afternoon cocktails and open-air parties.

Sushi Bar and Lounge offers true Japanese cuisine, like delicious Sashimi, Ebi and Maguro Sushi.

Vitamin Bar is located next to the swimming pool and serves freshly-squeezed vegetable and fruit juices, crispy salads and snacks.

Services

The hotel offers sophisticated conference facilities and service to hold the high international standard meetings. The business center has two conference rooms with a maximum capacity of 160 people.

The rooms are equipped with Wi-Fi internet access, direct dial phone, and other required business amenities.

Leisure

The hotel’s recreation facilities include an indoor swimming pool, a fitness center, children’s play area and a spa and wellness center.

Its Zalez Spa and Wellness Centre is unique in its size and offers a variety of treatments. It has solarium, massage rooms, an indoor pool, a gym, two saunas, five body treatment rooms, two steam baths and a Jacuzzi.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Handicap parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Boutiques
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Fireplace
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Ski to door

Guest Parking

  • private parking is possible on site at EUR 10 per day.

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Bowling
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Fitness center
  • Fishing

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Ski pass vendor
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Playground
  • Children's pool
  • Game room
  • DVDs/Videos for children
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Live entertainment
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Shiatsu massage
  • BBQ facilities
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • City view
  • Mountain view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • Mirror

Bathroom

  • Separate tub and shower
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Bathroom telephone

Kitchen facilities

  • Mini-fridge

Bedroom

  • Pillow menu

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 6 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • One child may stay at the price of EUR 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Kempinski Grand Arena Hotel - Bansko Bansko location
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Hotel Address:

96, Pirin St., Bansko, Bulgaria, 2770

Get directions
City Center
  • Bansko
    1.0 mi
Airports
  • Kastamonu (KFS)
    48.8 mi
  • Sofia (SOF)
    60.2 mi
Underground stations
  • Младост 1
    57.4 mi
  • Мусагеница
    57.8 mi
Restaurants
  • Morris Bar
    100 ft
  • Harry's Bar (cuisine: Diner)
    500 ft
Ski areas
  • Ski Bansko
    800 ft
  • SkiBansko by Traventuria
    1500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    159

Hotel Awards

BulgarianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBanskoKempinski Grand Arena

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Bulgaria

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Rooms and availability

The rooms are stylishly designed and air conditioned. They are furnished with bathrooms with bathtubs or showers, complimentary toiletries, Wi-Fi internet access, direct dial phone, mini-bar, satellite TV, etc.

All children under the age of five may stay free of charge when using existing bedding.

All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of EUR 20.00 per night/person for extra beds.

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is one.

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Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double Bed or Twin beds
Size: 410 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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This room features: - a private balcony - a cable TV - a bathroom with a bathtub - a mini bar Please note that twin beds can be provided on request, and are subject of availability.

Room facilities
    Kempinski Grand Arena Junior SuiteKempinski Grand Arena Junior SuiteKempinski Grand Arena Junior SuiteKempinski Grand Arena Junior Suite
    Junior Suite
    Bed type: King Size bed or 1 Super-King Size bed or Double Bed
    Size: 485 sq. feet
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Junior Suite, 1 King Bed, City View - Recharge your batteries

    Room facilities
      Kempinski Grand Arena Deluxe Double RoomKempinski Grand Arena Deluxe Double RoomKempinski Grand Arena Deluxe Double RoomKempinski Grand Arena Deluxe Double Room
      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: Double Bed or King Size bed or 2 Single beds
      Size: 410 sq. feet
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      Room facilities
        Kempinski Grand Arena Spacious One-Bedroom Junior SuiteKempinski Grand Arena Spacious One-Bedroom Junior SuiteKempinski Grand Arena Spacious One-Bedroom Junior Suite
        Spacious One-Bedroom Junior Suite
        Bed type: Double Bed
        Size: 485 sq. feet
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        This spacious suite includes: - a double bedroom - a seating area - a cable TV with a DVD player - a private balcony - a bathroom with a bathtub - a mini bar

        Room facilities
          Kempinski Grand Arena Executive Double RoomKempinski Grand Arena Executive Double RoomKempinski Grand Arena Executive Double Room
          Executive Double Room
          Bed type: Double Bed or King Size bed
          Size: 455 sq. feet
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          • Free Wi-Fi
          • Air conditioning
          • Shower
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          DOUBLE EXECUTIVE

          Room facilities

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Kempinski Grand Arena Hotel - Bansko Bansko location
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            Hotel Address:

            96, Pirin St., Bansko, Bulgaria, 2770

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Bansko
              1.0 mi
            Airports
            • Kastamonu (KFS)
              48.8 mi
            • Sofia (SOF)
              60.2 mi
            Underground stations
            • Младост 1
              57.4 mi
            • Мусагеница
              57.8 mi
            Restaurants
            • Morris Bar
              100 ft
            • Harry's Bar (cuisine: Diner)
              500 ft
            Ski areas
            • Ski Bansko
              800 ft
            • SkiBansko by Traventuria
              1500 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2006
            • Number of rooms:
              159

            Hotel Awards

            BulgarianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBanskoKempinski Grand Arena

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Spa Hotels in Bulgaria

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            • City Center - 5000 ft

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            • Vihren - 1000 ft
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              Restaurants Nearby

              • Morris Bar - 100 ft

                Address: Pirin 94 Street

                85% likes this, based on 44 reviews

              • Victoria - 1300 ft

                Address: Bansko Main street

                74% likes this, based on 243 reviews
                Cuisine: International

              • Chateau Antique - 1500 ft

                Address: 1, Angel Kanchev
                Phone: +359 74 958 500

                82% likes this, based on 72 reviews
                Cuisine: Eclectic

              • Harry's Bar - 500 ft

                Address: 4 Kralev Dvor str.
                Phone: +359 885 12 66 77

                86% likes this, based on 58 reviews
                Cuisine: Diner

              • Mezze - 1000 ft

                Address: 9 Polejan str

                Cuisine: International

              Getting there.

              The hotel is located at the foot of the Pirin Mountain, Bansko, in the Southwestern part of Bulgaria. It is beneath the highest and most beautiful karst of the mountain.

              The area offers a unique 16-kilometer uninterrupted ski runs starting from Todorka Peak.

              Sofia International Airport is 150km away.

              Getting around.

              The hotel is located in the foot of the mountain, so it renders the airport shuttle for its guests.

              Hotel parking is possible on site and its rate is EUR 10.00 per day.

              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2006
              • Number of rooms:
                159

              Hotel Awards

              BulgarianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBanskoKempinski Grand Arena

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Spa Hotels in Bulgaria

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              Kempinski Grand Arena Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Kempinski Grand Arena

              Average guest rating

              8.2out of 10
              Excellent
              Based on 90 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Service
              9.0
              Value
              8.0
              Location
              8.0
              Rooms
              8.0
              Dining
              8.0

              Individual guest reviews

              • Family with children
                9.6

                There was VIP entrance to the mountains in this hotel. That's why we didn't spend time queueing. If you choose another hotel, you will have been waiting for ages.

              • Group of friends
                7.4

                The breakfast, the view, the calmness .

              • Couple
                9.6

                Localisation is amazing ane heated pool too.

                They started to renovate outdoor pool without further notice so we could use it only for 2 days out of 8.

              • Group of friends
                10.0

                Excellent services and perfect holiday atmosphere.

              • Couple
                10.0

                The rooms were big and comfortable. Breakfast was brilliant and staff was very helpfull. Spa was nice and free.

              • Couple
                8.8

                The best Hotel in Bansko...Highly Recommended...!!!

                I would like the inside pool a little hotter.

              • Older travelers
                9.6

                Truly 5 stars services

                Over the weekend the spa it’s crowded

              • Couple
                10.0

                The Spa center is fantastic, the rooms are wide and clean. The staff is polite and helpful and the food is excellent.

              • Family with children
                10.0

                Excellent hotel, good location, impresive gondola, right to the ski places. Spaces room, with very, very big double bed. Good food, especialy juces which are almost natural. Excellent facilities, spa, pool, sauna even a snow room ( first time in some hotel where we be.) Highly recomended to everyone.

                I think that prices in loby bar was litle high, also in middle season should be parking be free.

              • Family with children
                5.0

                Nice position near the gondola, corect breakfast, lot of persons speak english.

                Very smal spa for such a large hotel. Just two saunas (and one was closed !?!), one very small fridge room (no more than 3 persons could use it simultaneously and the snow is simply not enough if there are more than 10 peoples in sauna). Small outside pools and pathetic outside jacuzzi (the inside one was simply in a rebuilding process and not usable). Very poor restaurant menu, lack of fresh stuff (including the meal and fish!) simmply not acceptable for a 5* hotel. In exchange they offer room service twice per day and valet parking: come on! - 100 m away there are cows on the street - keep the decent line! And for the room with mounntaain view you pay extra and get a room with (gondolas') cables and burned field view. Questionnable taste furniture in the room. Sorry: I can offer a 6 for them.

              • Group of friends
                7.4

                Ski room was very well equipped and the person who works there was Vladimir which we were very happy with him.Polite,helpful and did a very good job to get our skies ready. Hotel personel was generally polite. Hotel had limited personel to handle luggage ,and it was a problem at arrival.

                Italian restaurant is expensive and food was not good. We did not enjoy the meal.

              • Family with children
                7.4

                i appreciated that the reception staff was willing when i asked to boil some milk for my baby after midnight

                i didn't like the christmas dinner at all, my company either. So much money (55 euros! only for food) for such a poor buffet. it could have smaller variety but better quality. moreover, it was not a "christmas" menu at all and there was not a "christmas atmoshere" at all with only two persons playing music trying to make you asleep.

              • Older travelers
                7.0

                Very good spa with very good treatments. very good location.

                Very much under expectations after my staying in kempinski in turkey. I have been eaten far much better food in hotels in bulgaria. little disappointing... :(

              • Older travelers
                10.0

                Beautiful facility, friendly yet profesional staff, 3 pools, 2 hot tubs, 3 sauna's and one ice room, abundant breakfast buffet with cooked to order omelets and pancakes - great place to relax and enjoy the mountains. Deserves the 5 stars for sure.

              • Older travelers
                9.6

                Proximity with the ski resort and the availability of the staff.

                The restaurant is good but does not have the quality you are waiting from a hotel of this category

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Kempinski Grand Arena Hotel - Bansko Bansko location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              96, Pirin St., Bansko, Bulgaria, 2770

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Bansko
                1.0 mi
              Airports
              • Kastamonu (KFS)
                48.8 mi
              • Sofia (SOF)
                60.2 mi
              Underground stations
              • Младост 1
                57.4 mi
              • Мусагеница
                57.8 mi
              Restaurants
              • Morris Bar
                100 ft
              • Harry's Bar (cuisine: Diner)
                500 ft
              Ski areas
              • Ski Bansko
                800 ft
              • SkiBansko by Traventuria
                1500 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2006
              • Number of rooms:
                159

              Hotel Awards

              BulgarianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBanskoKempinski Grand Arena

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Spa Hotels in Bulgaria

              Use Badge