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After a long day on the slopes, make sure you visit one of Bansko's 19th century Mehanas to try some authentic Bulgarian cuisine in traditional surroundings. Oh, and don't forget the Raki!
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Booking.com asked travellers...

What's the number 1 reason to hit the slopes in Bansko?

“Skiing suitable for all, modern lifts and good choice of pistes. Great authentic food in a variety of places on the slopes. Plus Bansko's breathtaking scenery.”

“Good for all comers if you're new great if your experienced great and ask for a guide who will take the experienced on some amazing de-tours.”

“You ski in the middle of the Pirin forest (unesco world heritage) in contact with the nature.”

“Excellent slopes for beginners and intermediates. Good clean facilities at excellent rates.”

“They Mustafa be maintained on timely manevra. This was Poor unfortunately.”

“Very good slopes but very poor administration (snow management)”

“At the end of the day Bansko provides affordable skiing.”

“Varied in length and challenge green to black slopes.”

“close to Romania, but expensive as Austria!”

“Close to Greece, comparing to the Alpes.”

People who love downhill skiing stayed here

Green Life Ski & SPA Resort

8.3 Very good

Score from 1594 reviews

£56

Average price per night
  • “excellent quality of food”
    82 related reviews
  • “great pool area”
    72 related reviews
  • “wonderful staff”
    52 related reviews
Vihren Palace Ski & SPA

7.9 Good

Score from 214 reviews

£34

Average price per night
Terra Complex

8 Very good

Score from 402 reviews

£29

Average price per night
Premier Luxury Mountain Resort

8.8 Fabulous

Score from 439 reviews

£114

Average price per night
MPM Hotel Sport

8.3 Very good

Score from 186 reviews

£56

Average price per night
Bansko Royal Towers Hotel

7.7 Good

Score from 267 reviews

£38

Average price per night
Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena

9.3 Superb

Score from 937 reviews

£151

Average price per night
  • “great pool area”
    72 related reviews
  • “wonderful staff”
    51 related reviews
  • “excellent quality of food”
    39 related reviews
Green Wood Hotel & Spa - All Inclusive

8.2 Very good

Score from 1376 reviews

£60

Average price per night
  • “great pool area”
    67 related reviews
  • “excellent quality of food”
    58 related reviews
  • “wonderful staff”
    44 related reviews
Elegant Hotel

8.4 Very good

Score from 232 reviews

£30

Average price per night

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What travellers love about Bansko

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