The Arena di Serdica is an elegant and modern hotel, strategically located in the heart of the Sofia close to much of the main state institutions, surrounded by the business districts and shopping areas. An interesting feature of this luxurious 5-star hotel are the ancient ruins of a Roman amphitheatre that were discovered during its construction in 2004 and have been carefully preserved and integrated into the building, which is viewable in the lobby basement. The hotel features 64 cosy rooms and spacious apartments that provide ideal accommodation with modern amenities and there are numerous facilities and services available to cater for all guests whether they are staying on business or leisure. For guests looking to relax and unwind during their stay there is a wellness centre with sauna, steam bath, solarium and various treatment rooms where you can indulge yourself with a range of beauty and massage treatments. If you are planning to stay at the hotel for business reasons then there are excellent facilities to help you organise those important meetings and events with 4 well-equipped conference rooms of various sizes and for general business purposes there is a modern business centre that should provide for all your needs. For guests wishing to dine at the hotel there are modern and stylish restaurants serving food all day long as well as a lobby bar and room service, which is provided 24 hours a day. Free indoor parking is also provided (reservation required) and the reception/front desk will be happy to help with any request or information about your stay as well provide helpful services such as laundry, babysitting, car rental and can even arrange guided tours of the city.
Sofia is the capital of Bulgaria and is a vast cosmopolitan city full of culture and history making it a great place to explore. In the old part of the city you can explore the many historical buildings and monuments, with some dating back from Roman times. There are also several famous sites to explore such as the ruins of the Roman Coliseum and there are plenty of museums to spend the day visiting, with several within walking distance of the hotel. The city also offers a great shopping experience with numerous shops selling all sorts of merchandise and local produce as well the huge hypermarkets and commercial shopping centres offering all you need. If you wish to explore the area further you can find the nearest metro station just 4km away.
Distance from Airport:
Sofia airport is approx. 10km away
The hotel offers a total of 64 rooms spread over the 8 floors of the building with 16 elegantly furnished classic rooms with king-size beds and 24 executive rooms that offer more space and modern amenities with either twin or king-size beds. There are also 9 junior and 14 deluxe suites with separate sleeping and living areas with en suite bathrooms and luxury amenities, and the spacious apartment/VIP suite features two bedrooms and bathrooms ideal for groups and families. There is also a modified executive room that is suitable for disabled guests with wheelchair access.
All of the rooms are well-appointed with all the modern amenities you need for a comfortable stay including air conditioning, free Wi-Fi and high-speed internet, 26” or 32” LCD TV, minibar, blackout curtains, direct dial telephone, desk and separate bathrooms with shower/bath, WC and hairdryer.
Guests staying in the suites also receive complimentary access to the sauna and steam room facilities in the “Relax room”.
Travel time of around 20-40 minutes
Eating and Drinking:
The "La Terrazza di Serdica" is a panoramic view restaurant with an elegant and stylish interior open for lunch and dinner from 11am till midnight. The restaurant also has a fabulous terrace with great views to enjoy whilst eating your meal in the summer and is well suited for special events such as cocktail parties and wedding receptions if requested.
The "La Tribuna" Bistro offers the perfect place for breakfast in the mornings from 7am till 10am; it also serves a weekly lunch menu and has a classical interior along with a neat interior garden with 70 seats. It serves international cuisine with a fine wine selection and is also well suited for events with space for up to 100 people.
The hotel's lobby bar, “Terra Antica” has an unconventional interior built around the Roman monument discovered during its construction; it has 2 levels and serves a rich choice of liquor, cocktail drinks and soft beverages while you relax in the pleasant environment.
The hotel does not have a swimming pool.
The Hotel Arena di Serdica is an excellent choice if you are looking to stay on business or leisure, with superb accommodation and a range of facilities all in a convenient central location close to all the important areas of the city.
Individuals, couples and families