Our Ski Chalets at Pamporovo Village, Bulgaria provide the perfect family or group accommodation for a ski holiday.
Our Ski Chalets at Pamporovo Village, Bulgaria provide the perfect family or group accommodation for a ski holiday, especially if you are on a budget. Prices in summer start at Euros 50 per night for a whole chalet! Minimum 3 nights. (minimum 6 nights July and August)
Chalet with 2 bedrooms / 2 bathrooms, suitable for family skiing and remote work. Reduced monthly rates.
Visit our Hansel and Gretel place. Not a Gingerbread House but a secluded ski chalet village in the middle of a wood. In summer combine visiting this fairy tale place with a week on the Greek Aegean – we are within 100km of Kavala or the island of Thassos is a lovely island.
The best place to stay is our 119m2 ski chalet with 2 double size bedrooms and 2 shower rooms surrounded by forest and lots of snow.
It is a very popular location with the children who think they have come to Narnia. Have a winter sports holiday or a Multi-Activity holiday in summer. Or relax in our rural retreat with outings to places of scenic or cultural interest. Summer weather is usually reliably sunny and 18-22C.
The tuition for both skiing and snowboarding is absolutely excellent with English speaking instructors. It is also very cheap compared to anywhere else.
The resort is situated in the heart of the Rhodope mountains surrounded by pine forests and according to Crystal Ski is \”like skiing in Narnia\”. It is a very pretty, Christmas card picture ski resort area. It is more Canadian in appearance than Alpine.
There are gentle slopes for beginners. Pamporovo Centre has a small selection of shops, taverns, bars and restaurants and an inexpensive apres-ski scene
Pamporovo is situated in the heart of the Rhodopi mountains about 85km from Plovdiv (Bulgaria's second city) Airport PDV served by Ryanair and charter flights. Sofia (SOF) is bigger and about 250km distant. Sofia is served by many airlines including Easy Jet. Flights into Kavala (about 99km) (KAV) might also be worth considering.
Airport transfers to Pamporovo can easily be arranged and most establishments provide a ski shuttle service to the slopes. Many people hire cars, especially 4x4. Prices are competitive. Driving times from Plovdiv are about one and half hours, from Kavala about 2 hours, and from Sofia about 3 and half-4 hours.
Few people actually live in Pamporovo. The centre developed as a resort. This is the hotel/restaurant/tavern/bars/shops area. There is also a plentiful supply of apartments and chalets available for holiday lets winter and summer. Pamporovo experienced a building boom but is quite spread out. It is much less developed than Bansko, but the supply of accommodation still exceeds the demand (except during the New Year period) so there are good deals available.
There are plenty of places to visit nearby such as the Smolyan Lakes (take the chair lift). In summer visit the Wonderful Bridges and Bachkovo Monastery. There are wonderful waterfalls at nearby Smolyan and the Devin Spa is famous. There are also the Devil's Throat Cave and spectacular Yogodina caves.
The ski chalets at Pamporovo Village are not only great for the ski season. The summer climate is lovely and this is a great place for a multi-activity holiday.