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Hotel Location

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko is situated in the heart of Bulgaria, 2-hour driving distance from Sofia, at the famous ski resort Bansko.

The hotel has a perfect location for all the ski lovers: next-door to the Gondola station and is located in a peaceful surrounding, only 15 minutes walking distance from the old city and city center.

Address and Contact Details

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko Bulgaria
Pirin Street 96
2770 Bansko

Tel +359 749 88888
Fax +359 749 88565
Email Address: reservations.grandarena@kempinski.com


Located at the foot of the Pirin Mountains, Bansko is easily accessible by ground transportation.

You can arrange for one of our minivans or limousines to pick you up, or you can drive here yourself - the roads are well-maintained and expose you to beautiful views.

  • Regular buses run to Bansko from the surrounding cities and Sofia
  • Sofia International Airport - 165 km away
  • Thessaloniki Airport – 230 km away
  • Plovdiv Airport – 190 km away

For further information or assistance, please contact our Guest Services team at +359 749 88888 or guestservices.grandarena@kempinski.com.

GPS Coordinates

Latitude: N 41.826111 / 41° 49’ 34’’
Longitude: E 23.478056 / 23° 28’ 41.001’’

Distance to Local Attractions

  • Holy Trinity Church – 1 km
  • Bansko ttown centre – 1.5 km
  • Dobarsko Village and the church St Teodor Tiron and Teodor Stratilat (built in 1614 and a UNESCO World Heritage site) – 21.3 km
  • Dancing Bears Park in Belitsa – 32.8 km
  • The authentic rural village of Leshten – 56.3 km
  • The authentic rural village of Kovatchevitsa – 64.1 km
  • Rila Monastery (One of Bulgaria’s most significant cultural, historical and architectural monuments) - 93.4 km
  • Rupite locality and the Temple of Vanga – 100 km
  • The town of Melnik (Popular tourist destination with authentic architecture and wine tasting) – 104 km
  • Rozhen Monastery (The oldest and the biggest monastery in the Pirin Mountains) – 111 km

Arrival Information

Check-in time is 15:00h. Access to rooms prior to this time will be offered depending on availability at the time of arrival and additional charges might apply.

Check-out time is 12:00 noon. Late check-out until 18:00h may be arranged by the hotel if permitted by occupancy levels. A charge of 50% from the regular price per night would apply.