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Hotel Marinela Sofia, Sofia

5-star5 stars
100 James Bourchier Blvd, Sofia, 1407, Bulgaria

Luxury hotel with indoor pool, connected to the convention center, near National Palace of Culture
  • Free WiFi
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From 903 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

  • The location of the hotel is very convenient, however the hotel rooms are resembling a…Jul. 15, 2018
  • Amazing hotel with nice restaurants, excellent food and superb rooms. Quiet and with a…Oct. 9, 2019

Hotel Marinela Sofia, Sofia

from $89 CAD
  • Standard King Room
  • Junior Suite
  • Vice-Presidential Suite
  • Standard Twin Room
  • Presidential Suite
  • Deluxe King Room
  • Premium King Room

What’s around Hotel Marinela Sofia, Sofia


  • In Lozenets
  • National Palace of Culture - 22 min walk
  • Vasil Levski Stadium - 30 min walk
  • Ivan Vazov National Theatre - 37 min walk
  • National Archaeological Museum - 38 min walk
  • Church of St. George - 39 min walk
  • Russian Church - 40 min walk
  • Alexander Nevski Cathedral - 41 min walk

Getting around

  • Sofia (SOF) - 19 min drive
  • Sofia Central Station - 7 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 258 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 19 floors


  • 24-hour check-in
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

  • Pets allowed *

  • Restrictions apply *


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Self parking *

  • Car charging point

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 6 restaurants
  • 4 bars/lounges
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa services on site
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Nightclub
  • Health club
Working away
  • Business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 13
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 29020
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2696
  • Conference center
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1979
  • Elevator
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas
  • Disabled parking
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Russian

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Pillow menu
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • Separate sitting area
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • LCD TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Ambassador Restaurant - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast only.

Panorama - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Restaurant Bulgar - This fine-dining restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Open daily.

Captain Cook - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in seafood and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Marionette - This brasserie specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Hotel Marinela Sofia, Sofia’s small print

Also known as

  • Hotel Marinela Sofia
  • Hotel Marinela
  • Marinela Sofia
  • Hotel Marinela Sofia Hotel
  • Hotel Marinela Sofia Sofia
  • Hotel Marinela Sofia Hotel Sofia
  • Hotel Marinela
  • Marinela Sofia
  • Kempinski Zografski Hotel
  • Kempinski Zografski Hotel Sofia
  • Kempinski Zografski Sofia
  • Zografski
  • Zografski Kempinski
  • Hotel Marinela Sofia


Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

  • Pool access available from 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM.
  • For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

    Mandatory fees

    You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

    • A tax is imposed by the city: BGN 1.31 per person, per night

    Optional extras

    Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

    Self parking costs BGN 30.00 per night

    Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of BGN 40 per person (approximately)

    Pets are allowed for an extra charge of BGN 40 per pet, per night

    Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of BGN 40.00 per person (one way)

    We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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    Recent reviews

    Good 7.8 From 92 reviews

    Exceptional 10.0
    Marinela in Sofia
    Beautiful decadent place with super attentive and professional staff!
    RICHARD, us1 night trip with friends
    Fair 4.0
    no thanks
    Not friendly staff, location not great for walking, restaurant food just ok. Wouldnt stay here again.
    us1 night trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Nice Hotel
    us3 night family trip
    Very Good 8.0
    Comfort and cleanliness super star hotel.
    An amazing hotel - with superb cleanliness and comfort. However, the ridiculously strict rules for use of the pool was very antisocial and prevented me using the facility. Furthermore the low quality of room service was frustrating; with orders consistently missing items due to a language barrier. Overall though it’s a great hotel with the comfiest beds I’ve ever slept on.
    Alexander, gb2 night trip
    Very Good 8.0
    The place to stay
    Great hotel
    usTrip with friends

    Hotel Marinela Sofia, Sofia

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