Balkan Ski 2018/2019 - Hotel Rila - Borovets

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For winter sports lovers: the Rila Hotel is among the largest ski hotels in the Balkans, perfectly located at the very foot of the ski slopes.


Convenient Sunday flights to Plovdiv

Departing January – March 2019

From £949 per person sharing

Please call 028 9045 5030 to book


Price Includes:

  • Return flight Belfast International to Plovdiv with Thomas Cook Airlines
  • All airport taxes and security charges
  • 1 piece checked baggage & hand luggage
  • Return airport/resort transfers
  • 7 nights accommodation half-board
  • 1 Week Inclusive Learn To Ski Pack with 6×4 hours of lessons
  • Services of a local resort based representative


Please Note:

  • Twin room with extra rollaway bed – only suitable for 2 Adults + 1 Child(U12)
  • Prices based on 2 adults sharing. Child price relates to under 12 sharing with 2 adults.
  • Discounts may apply if more than 2 adults sharing.


Information for Children in Resort
Children age 8 and upwards can attend the ski school

Children 4-7 can attend kindergarten.  Ski Kindergarten is open from 8.30am to 4pm, the idea is for children to be dropped off by parents in the morning and collected when parents finish with ski lessons.  Lunch Is provided.  A typical day will have 1 hour of skiing on nursery slope equipment and helmets are provided, an hour of tobogganing in the afternoon and some indoor activities.  Please note that outdoor activities are subject to weather conditions and sometimes if weather is bad children will have to spend the full day indoors.

Children under 4 – NO FACILITES IN RESORT


Hotel Rila – Borovets


The Rila Hotel, with its close proximity to the ski slopes (the classic ski-in/ski-out location), is the most impressive hotel in Borovets. Built in 1986, the Rila Hotel is located amidst the breathtakingly beautiful and unspoiled scenery of Rila Mountain, in the heart of Borovets, at an altitude of 1350 meters. The hotel provides perfect holidays for any age and during any season.

In 2015, the Rila Hotel underwent a massive renovation, offering : an impressive Spa center, featuring a variety of treatments and a relaxation zone; a panorama bar “The Terrace Lounge” with stunning views of the ski slopes; the most modern disco club in Borovets resort – the new “After Eleven”; a dynamic conference centre with approx. capacity of 1300 participants. The restaurant outlets and lobby bar “Champions Bar & Diner” have also been completely renovated, featuring the latest trends in alpine style ambiance

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Day 1:
Check in at Belfast International Airport for your flight to Plovdiv. On arrival you will be met by a local representative and transferred by coach to your hotel for check in, dinner and the rest of the evening free at your leisure.
Your local representative will be available to assist you on making the most out of your holiday, they will visit your hotel on a daily basis and will be able to help with any queries you may have, offer advice on skiing, snowboarding and other activities to make the most of your holiday.


Days 2 to 7:
On the first morning you collect any ski & snowboarding equipment or optional extras you have booked. From this point you are free to enjoy the resort at your own leisure. In the evening you are free to enjoy the hotel’s facilities and relax.

Skiing after Sunset
Night skiing is available from 17.30 until 21.00 on the slope in front of Rila Hotel. A special lift pass for night skiing can be purchased locally in addition to pre-booked lift passes.


Day 8:
Enjoy your final day before checking out and being transferred to Plovdiv airport for your return flight to Belfast.


Flight Times (Belfast International to Plovdiv)
(correct at the time of print)

Outward 1000 Arrive 1550

Return 1650 Arrive 1900


Transfer time – 2 hrs

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Departures between 23 Dec 2018 and 17 Mar 2019

Adult prices from £949

Call 028 9045 5030 to book

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