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cheshire
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2007

The Kristal hotel is a great, modern, spotless hotel. Having to spoke to many people this hotel is one of the best. I booked my holiday in January ,got a bargin at £200 b & b inc insurance/trans. This was booked for 2 adults. No children, I cant realy find any fault with this hotel as it was what i... More 

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4 Thank miss_happy35
Bristol
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2007

A great family holiday! We stayed at the Hotel Kristal a year ago, in late May 2006. for one week, with our (then) 8 year old and 2 year old (through first choice). The room was great (bunk beds for the kids and double bed for us), and there was a good en suite, TV and balcony. We went half... More 

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2 Thank Higgs_Family
England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2006

I booked this hotel after reading the reviews on this website and Holiday Watchdog as it had the best reviews for 4* hotels in Golden Sands. I went with my family for two weeks in August 2006. The hotel itself is nice and clean, and the rooms are spacious - although they could do with providing more than 4 hangers... More 

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warwick
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2006

me, my hubby and our 14yr old have been back just over a week from kristal. we went for our fortnights summer holiday. we had never been to bulgaria before. i can honestly say that our stay there was fantastic. everything about the hotel was great. everywhere is kept so clean. the maids cant do enough for you, (including making... More 

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6 Thank fullohugs
England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2006

Stayed there last year & this year had a great time both time's.the bad news is next year it goe's alinclusive, no kid rep's, no entertainment, and they are catering mostley for german's.

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3 Thank percie
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Reviewed 30 June 2006

We have just got back from this hotel and felt we should write something as the reviews were very helpful to us before we went. Me, the missus and our 19month old daughter booked a week at the Kristal in Golden Sands as we wanted to check Bulgaria out and Kristal kept coming up as a good place to stay.... More 

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Reviewed 10 June 2006

stayed at the hotel kristal in end of june beginning of may 2006 well what can i say i absouloutley loved it not a thing out of place spotless. Daily lifeguard, pool, childrens park and kids club for 3-8 year olds .A park with a sand floor, daily activities such as waterpolo , quizes and pool competions oh and i... More 

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Reviewed 9 June 2006

I have just come back from Kristal Hotel, our first time in Bulgaria, i would not go back to Bulgaria although i thought the Hotel was very nice and clean. The food was good, a good choice of food but not always hot. The pool area we thought was far too small for the amount of people staying at the... More 

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Comber, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 241 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2006

I stayed for one night on a business trip. The hotel was busy and obviously popular. It is well located only a few minutes walk from the sea front downhill through lovely tree lined lanes. The exterior looks a bit dated and lacking in any architectural interest in comparison to the many newer properties. The room I had was spacious,... More 

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7 Thank trevorcaroline
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Reviewed 14 September 2005

we are a family of three two adults and a 9yr old child and we have just had the last week of the school hols in golden sands.stayed at the kristal hotel and had a fab time.Had no idea what to expect and we were abit worried but had no need to be.The hotel was better than expected with air... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Kristal is an all-inclusive hotel complex in a peaceful and quiet area of the Golden Sands resort, only 450 metres away from the beach. The Kristal offers beautifully decorated standard twin rooms, cosy family rooms and spacious superior double rooms. Spacious lobby, 24-hour reception, main restaurant, lobby bar, bistro, pool bar, indoor swimming pool, outdoor swimming pool with a child section, wellness centre, internet room, tennis court, billiard table, table tennis, children’s playground.For the summer season 2014 we have made a lot of changes and inovations. These will allow us to offer more varied services with higher quality and our guests will be able to relax more efficiently.• For your comfort we offer new Superior Family room with a modern and exquisite design and three regular beds.• We have built a new restaurant and a bar with spacious terrace - functional and elegant, with beautiful view to the garden and the pool.• The completely renovated Wellness Centre offers a wide range of services for relaxation: steam bath, hammam, massage, jacuzzi, adventure shower, various relaxing and recreational programs, hairdresser’s, manicure and pedicure.• You will find a lot of changes in the pool area – a new pool bar, many places for sunbeds, surrounded by beautiful greenery.• Our youngest guests will enjoy the new children's playground with a variety of facilities and their favorite trampoline. • The teenagers and their parents can enjoy the services offered in our newly established Game lounge equipped with billiards and a wide variety of electronic games.• The fully modified hotel garden awaits you with new places for sport and recreation, fitness, table tennis, petang, tennis court and relaxation areas.• The new animation team will take care of your good mood in the newly built modern amphitheater stage.We will be happy to welcome you as our guests and we hope that you will spend a pleasant holiday in Hotel Kristal!Welcome!Hotel Kristal Management ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kristal Hotel

Address: Golden Sands Resort, Golden Sands 9007, Bulgaria
Region: Bulgaria > Varna Province > Golden Sands
Price Range: €50 - €132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 296
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Kristal Hotel Golden Sands
Kristal Golden Sands
Kristal Hotel Bulgaria/Golden Sands
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