About the property
- Chalet1625 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay5 - 7 nights
Chalet in Borovets, SW Bulgaria and Ski Resorts, Bulgaria - Contemporary 4 Bedroom Chalet Sleeps 9. Open Log Fire. Private Sauna. Free WIFI.
Chalet Sokol is a luxury 4 bedroom ski chalet in Bulgaria's best known and established ski resort of Borovets. The Chalet, furnished to a high standard, has a cosy contemporary feel throughout and sleeps up to 9 people in 2 king bedrooms and 2 twin bedrooms, one with an extra truckle bed.The two king bedrooms have en-suite shower rooms and there is a main bathroom with bath/shower. Crisp white bedlinen and soft towels are provided in all bedrooms and bathrooms.
Designed over 3 floors Chalet Sokol has an open plan top floor with a comfy lounge, dining area and well equipped kitchen providing a great space for groups of friends and families to relax and socialise in after a day in the mountains. The cozy lounge area with its warming open fire has a 47" LCD TV, DVD player, ipod doc and a balcony with stunning views of the mountains and Borovets pistes. Logs for the fire are provided free of charge.
The chalet also has its own sauna, a cloakroom for ski/hiking gear, a boot cupboard and three sledges for guests to use.
During the ski season the resort operates regular shuttle buses back and for to the ski slopes which are free to guests at Chalet Sokol and can be booked at the resort reception every day.
There's a heated indoor pool and hot tub available to guests in the winter along with a treatment room where massages and facials are available to book through reception.
The Bistro and bar, also open in winter, offer a great menu of local and international dishes at great value for money prices.
In the summer guests can use sun loungers, umbrella's, comfortable seating and hot tub in the resorts central courtyard to relax and recharge after days of exploring the stunning surroundings.
A small shop selling all the holiday essentials - milk, bread, butter, cheese, water, biscuits, crisps, beer, wine etc. etc. is open all year round.
We can organise airport transfers in winter when a car is not necessary, as well as ski packages including lessons and or equipment hire and lift passes.
For summer holidays we can recommend many wonderful places to visit from Lake Beaches to outdoor Spa Pools or hiking expeditions to the world famous Rila Lakes.
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- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 12, 2018
About CHERYL HAWKER
We work and live in the UK but try to spend as much time skiing in Bulgaria as our busy lives will allow. My Husband and I both work in home furnishings and accessories and we wanted to create a luxury contemporary interior with all the mod cons and a high level of comfort to relax in at the end of the day. The views from the chalet are stunning and nothing beats relaxing on the balcony with a glass of something chilled in the summer or some warming mulled wine in the winter.
CHERYL HAWKER purchased this Chalet in 2014
Why CHERYL HAWKER chose Samokov
Borovets is a great alpine ski resort and the peaceful location of the Chalet surrounded by pine forests with views of the Rila mountains and pistes is breathtaking. A short 3.5km drive into the centre of Borovets, and you will find a bustling lively town with great bars and restaurants, offering excellent skiing in the winter and mountain biking, hiking and horse riding in the summer.
What makes this Chalet unique
The resorts Bistro is Borovets best kept secret and we have enjoyed some great meals next to the roaring log fire. After a long days skiing our daughter loves playing in the pool while we "chill" in the hot tub!!
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just got back from a weeks holiday in Borovets. Chalet great and owner is fantastically helpful. Would recommend to anyone wanting to go to Borovets.
Hi Stuart, it's great to hear you enjoyed your first skiing holiday staying at Chalet Sokol and thank you for your 5 star review! Kind regards, Cheryl
The owner Cheryl was great to deal with answered all our questions and was quick to respond ,the staff at the complex were extremely friendly and helpful (Yvonne even got us a turkey for Christmas Day and put in the chalet ready for us!)there is a Lidl in samakov which was great to stock up although there is a shop on the complex for essentials.the chalet was extremely well equipped and comfortable the layout was perfect for us as it was myself my husband 3 children and both sets of parents!A open fire with free logs was great on cold days to curl up with a hot chocolate in hand!fantastic position with beautiful views the free bus shuttle into town was great,safe drivers/vans!i don’t ski myself but the chalet is ideally located for skiers about a 10 minute journey into borovets with its many ski slopes,and sledging which my children loved!i wouldn't hesitate to recommend and will hopefully be back in the future 🙂
Hi Tara, thank you for your kind words you were great to deal with too. I am so glad you had such a great holiday in our chalet and I look forward to welcoming you and your family back in the future.Best wishes, Cheryl
The chalet was lovely, spacious, and equipped with everything we needed
The chalet is in a peaceful setting with amazing mountain views. Clean and tidy, with a homely feel. We stayed for a week in August and enjoyed exploring the local area - the owners had left a list of places to go/things to do, and Vesi on reception was also helpful. We'd stay here again
Hi, I'm so pleased to hear that you and your family had a lovely Summer Holiday at our Chalet and I look forward to welcoming you all back in the future.
Kind regards, Cheryl
Good facilities, it is a 15 min drive from Borovets centre but you have a free transfer from the complex to Borovets and includes returns if booked. Real warm and comfortable Chalet. Small Shop and spa in complex.
Hi Laurence, its great to hear you enjoyed staying at our Chalet and I look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Best wishes Cheryl
Cosy, spacious chalet with nearby bistro & pool.
The property was spotless, warmly and welcomingly decorated and really comfortable. The accommodation was perfect for our families; 2 young (kids age 5 - 11) families of 5 fitted in with ease. We really enjoyed going to the pool and bistro, and found the convenience of the shop a God send. The shuttle service to the resort worked well, and we absolutely loved Borovets. The ski package was excellent value with the quality of instruction such that the kids were all competent to excellent by the end of the week. The little ones got on well in the ski kindergarten too. Overall, just simply fantastic. We feel very lucky to have had such a wonderful holiday.
Perfect place to relax.
The chalet is in a quiet and peaceful location, the surroundings are stunning with great views from the balconies.
The service from reception was very good, they organised free regular bus transfers to and from the town (10 mins away).
The reception/restaurant/shop/leisure centre is 30 second walk away from the chalet.
The complex swimming pool was warm and the hot tub and sauna was very welcoming after a day of skiing.
The chalet was spacious and very comfortable for our party (3 couples). We were all impressed with how warm the building was, great little heaters in each room and an amazing log fire (with plenty of free logs supplied). The bedrooms have plenty of wardrobe space and the beds were very comfortable.
The kitchen is well equipped, but we ate out every day (we recommend everyone to head into Borovets resort for some good food, good beer and good atmosphere).
The lounge was perfect to chill in, the ipod docking station and dvds provided were great for lazy afternoons in front of the fire.
We used the sledges provided (great fun on a good walk out around the forest).
The chalet overall is inviting, clean, modern and warm. We all enjoyed relaxing here and would not hesitate to come back again.
Borovets is fantastic, everyone was friendly and inviting. The skiing was great and can accommodate all abilities.
Travel: Sofia airport 72km 75 minutes transfer time Alternative airport Plovdiv to which Ryan air flies, similar transfer times from Sofia airport Transfer times Sofia airport 75 minutes Plovdiv 90minutes Distances: The town of Borovets is 10 minutes away in the resorts own private shuttle bus which runs daily from 8am to 7pm. Further Details: Chalet Sokol is part of the exclusive Chamkoria Chalets Complex and guests can make full use of the facilities including a swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna, massage area and there's even a small shop selling all the essentials for a hassle free holiday. The cosy bar and bistro has a varied menu offering a mixture of International and Bulgarian dishes at great value prices. The private Chamkoria shuttle buses are available from 8am in the morning to take you to the ski depot and gondola and will collect you at the end of your days skiing. The journey takes about 10minutes and is free of charge for all guests. The team at Chamkoria can also organise airport transfers from both Sofia and Plovdiv, ski school and ski lessons, ski hire and lift passes. Bed and breakfast and Half Board packages are also available.
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Booking Notes: Please contact owner Changeover Day: Please contact owner Notes on prices: The price includes free shuttle busses to and from the slopes daily and free use of the resorts leisure facilities.