in Bansko, Bulgaria
Today, 23 February, 2017
Bansko, Bulgaria
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Wind 1.25mph


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
Pirin Street 96
2770 Bansko
+359 749 88888
+359 749 88565
Check-in/Check-out Time

Check-in 15:00   -   Check-out 12:00

Arrival Information

Get on Okolovrasten pat Blvd./ Route 1/ Route 18/ Route 6 from Brussels Blvd. and Aleksandar Malinov Blvd. (15 min, 8.8 km)
1. Head north on Brussels Blvd. (350 m)
2. Turn left towards Brussels Blvd. (450 m)
3. Slight right onto Brussels Blvd. (3.8 km)
4. Continue onto Aleksandar Malinov Blvd. (2.7 km)
5. Continue onto Aleksandar Malinov Blvd. (120 m)
6. Slight lefto to stay on Aleksandar Malinov Blvd. (1.2 km)
7. Take the ramp on the left onto Okolovrasten pat Blvd. / Route 1/ Route 18/ Route 6
8. Merge onto Okolovrasten pat Blvd./ Route 1/ Route 18/ Route 6 (120 m)
9. Continue straight to stay on Okolovrasten pat Blvd./ Route 1/ Route 18/ Route 6 (4.6 km)
10. Keep left to stay on Okolovrasten pat Blvd./ Route 1/ Route 18/ Route 6 (800 m)

11. Continue straight to stay on Okolovrasten pat Blvd./ Route 1/ Route 18/ Route 6 (4.6 km)
12. Turn left onto Tsar Boris III Blvd./ Route 1/ Route 6 (14.4 km)
13. At the roundabout take the 3rd exit onto E79 ramp to Kulata (650 m)
14. Merge onto Struma motorway/ E79 (30.8 km)
15. Take the exit toward Route 1 (700 m)
16. Continue onto Route 1 (55.9 km)
17. Continue onto Route 19 (130 m)
18. Turn right to stay on Royte 19 (39.2 km)
19. Turn onto Glazne Str. (1.6 km)
20. Slight right onto Pirin Street (500 m)

For transfer alternatives or to arrange your journey from the airport with us, kindly contact our Guest Services Team at +359 749 88888 or

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.


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
  • Bansko Bus Station - 2.3 km away from the hotel
  • Sofia International Airport - 165 km away
  • Thessaloniki Airport - 230 km away
  • Plovdiv Airport - 148 km away

For further assistance, please contact our Guest Services team at +359 749 88888 or

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

* Holy Trinity Church – 1 km
* Bansko town 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

Are you in need of a transfer? We would be delighted to arrange one for you! Click here to find more information about our luxurious transportation services.

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