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    Rila Hotel Sofia

    6 Kalojan St., Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
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    Overview
    • Excellent6%
    • Very good15%
    • Average32%
    • Poor19%
    • Terrible28%
    Travellers talk about
    “cold meats” (2 reviews)
    “luxury hotel” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Bar/Lounge
    Private Balcony
    Free Parking
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 112 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    A classic old hotel was past it's glory days. In much need of a total renovation. The rooms are shabby at best and most of them are very old. Yuri Gragarin once stayed here but then that was 60 years ago. Centrally located near trolley...More

    Thank SanDiegoWayne
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Staff at reception were, on the whole, fine. The lifts and rooms were shockingly bad. We used plastic bags to stand on in the 'shower', the sheets were unchanged and soiled, the carpet was filthy, the back of the bathroom door was held together with...More

    Thank angela f
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Apparently Sparticus was born in Bulgaria i was told when i was in Sofia, Bulgaria. After staying at the Rila Hotel for 3 nights i had to believe it was true. This has to be one spartan hotel. The 5th floor was my venue and...More

    Thank _jaredson
    Reviewed 5 October 2017

    We booked the hotel via lastminute.com - who'd advertised the hotel had 'upgraded' some of their rooms and 'was' in the process of renovating others. Had E-mailed the hotel before stay and requested one of their upgraded rooms. Was given a room on the 8th...More

    Thank ilovesofia
    Reviewed 1 October 2017

    Stayed here twice in a short period of time but would not stay here again. Communist ruin describes it perfectly, I'm afraid. The location is great but that's about it. Rooms are very tired, beds are bad, hallways are dark with dirty stained old carpet,...More

    Thank ginovandevelde
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$38 - US$66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #26 Spa Hotel in Sofia
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 89
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    • Sofia Region >
    • Sofia
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    Traveller (177)
    Room & Suite (64)
    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (120)
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    Room Tips
    "Stay if you must - Below the third floor!"
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    "3 star in Sofia is 0 stars elsewhere. Book 5star to get a reasonable (and hopefully clean) room."
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    "being renovated. Stay away from work areas."
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    "don't stay here"
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