Situated in the heart of Sofia, the Crystal Palace hotel offers cosiness, comfort and peace in a great location close to the city centre and the sights of famous monuments such as the Alexander Nevski Cathedral. This sophisticated 4-star hotel has a fabulous and unique architectural style that won it the Building of the Year prize in 2004 by successfully blending modern and traditional elements and offers fabulous views of the Vitosha Mountains from its 63 beautifully appointed guest rooms. The hotel offers a fantastic range of facilities ideal for guests staying either on business or leisure which includes its impressive health and fitness club featuring a fully-equipped and air conditioned gym as well as great services to help you unwind with a solarium, sauna, jacuzzi along with beauty and massage treatments. The hotel also provides convenient facilities for guests staying on business with 2 specially designed and well-equipped conference rooms for ideal for important meetings and events and there is also a business centre as well as wireless internet provided in the public areas. You will find the professional and friendly staff are always available to help with any request you might have your stay and the reception/front desk is available 24 hours, which can provide useful services such as laundry/dry cleaning, babysitting, safety deposit box, car rental and can arrange tours of the city.
Sofia, 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:
Sophia airport is 10km (approximately)
The hotel's 63 rooms include standard and larger executive style rooms as well as more luxurious and spacious junior and deluxe suites to suit almost any guest. All of the rooms come with twin or king-size beds and there are plenty of non-smoking rooms available. Each of the rooms are furnished in an elegant style and are well-appointed with all the amenities needed for business and leisure guests including: air conditioning, colour TV, direct dial telephone, high-speed internet, minibar, safety deposit box and full bathrooms with bath and/or shower, WC, hair dryer and toiletries.
20-40 minutes (approximately)
Eating and Drinking:
A delicious buffet breakfast is served in the cosy interior of the breakfast and banqueting salon. Breakfast is served from 7:30am till 10:30am where you can enjoy freshly brewed tea and coffee with a great selection of your favourite breakfast items.
The main restaurant at the hotel has a stylish and modern atmosphere and serves exquisite gourmet cuisine with Mediterranean touches and is accompanied with a fine wine list that will delight all its guests. The restaurant also features a lovely garden terrace that can be enjoyed in the warm weather and is well suited for hosting special events and celebrations with seating for up to 70 people. Open from 11:30am till 12:30am for lunch and dinner.
There is also a comfortable and relaxing lobby bar with separate smoking and non-smoking sections; it provides a great atmosphere to sit down with friends or family any time of the day and enjoy some of the beverages on offer from tea/coffee and soft drinks to a fine selection of alcoholic beverages.
The hotel does not include a swimming pool
The Crystal Palace hotel is the right choice if you are looking to stay in the heart of Sofia, the hotel offers excellent facilities and accommodation ideal for both business and leisure guests in an ideal location close to much of the city's popular attractions
Individuals and couples