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City Hotel Sofia, Sofia

4-star4 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Free wired Internet
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
6 Stara Planina Str., Sofia, 1000, Bulgaria

4-star hotel with restaurant, near Bulgarian Parliament
  • Free Internet
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Free cribs/infant beds
    • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
    • Free wired Internet
    • Dry cleaning/laundry service
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Restrictions related to your trip

COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.  Check restrictions for your trip.

  • I made a reservation at this property and also booked airport transfer through them. Upon…Jun. 12, 2019
  • Nice condition of room facilities, and breakfast was very good to me.Jun. 23, 2018

City Hotel Sofia, Sofia

from $87 CAD
  • Single Room
  • Superior Double Room
  • Superior Twin Room
  • Superior Queen Suite with living Room
  • Executive Suite
  • Double room with Extra bed

What’s around City Hotel Sofia, Sofia


  • In Sofia City Center
  • Bulgarian Parliament - 9 min walk
  • National Palace of Culture - 26 min walk
  • Alexander Nevski Cathedral - 5 min walk
  • Yellow Pavement - 5 min walk
  • National Gallery for Foreign Art - 6 min walk
  • Vasil Levski Monument - 7 min walk
  • Russian Church - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Sofia Airport (SOF) - 16 min drive
  • Sofia Central Station - 24 min walk
  • Serdika Station - 12 min walk
  • Lavov Most Station - 14 min walk
  • Central Bus Station - Sofia - 20 min walk
  • Free train station pick-up
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 61 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 7 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-anytime
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Babysitting/childcare*


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free wired Internet access in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

  • Free train station pick-up


  • Onsite self parking (EUR 11 per night)

  • Onsite extended parking (EUR 11 per day)

  • Free offsite parking nearby; reservations required


  • Area shuttle within 20 mi*

Payment types at the property

  • Cash
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space size (feet) - 150
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Year Built - 2002
  • Elevator
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Visual fire alarm
Languages Spoken
  • Bulgarian
  • English
  • German
  • Russian

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding
  • Memory foam mattress
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch TV
  • Pay movies
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Free local calls
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

City Hotel Sofia, Sofia’s small print

Also known as

  • BEST WESTERN City Hotel BW Premier Collection Sofia
  • BEST WESTERN City BW Premier Collection
  • City Hotel Sofia Hotel
  • City Hotel Sofia Sofia
  • BEST WESTERN City Hotel BW Premier Collection
  • City Hotel Sofia Hotel Sofia
  • BEST WESTERN City Hotel BW Premier Collection
  • BEST WESTERN City BW Premier Collection Sofia
  • BEST WESTERN City BW Premier Collection
  • Best Western Plus City Hotel Sofia
  • Best Western Plus City Sofia
  • City Hotel Best Western
  • Sofia Best Western
  • BEST WESTERN City BW Premier Collection Sofia


Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of We Care Clean (Best Western).

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) and Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global).

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

Mandatory fees

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

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 0.56 per person, per night

Optional extras

Self parking costs EUR 11 per night

Extended parking costs EUR 11 per day

Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 9.00 for adults and EUR 9.00 for children (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of EUR 13 per person (one-way)

Airport shuttle service for children up to age 12 costs EUR 0 (roundtrip)

WiFi is available in guestrooms for EUR 1 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

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.

FAQs for City Hotel Sofia, Sofia

  • Does City Hotel Sofia offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, City Hotel Sofia does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at City Hotel Sofia?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and gives staff personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at City Hotel Sofia?
    Yes. Self parking costs EUR 11 per night. Extended parking costs EUR 11 per day.
  • Are pets allowed at City Hotel Sofia?
    Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at City Hotel Sofia?
    You can check in from 2 PM - anytime. Check-out time is noon.
  • Are there restaurants at or near City Hotel Sofia?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Tea House (4-min walk), Supa Star 2 (4-min walk), and Skara Bar 2 (4-min walk).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by City Hotel Sofia?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is EUR 13 per person one-way.
  • What is there to do at City Hotel Sofia and nearby?
    Have fun with nearby winter activities like skiing. City Hotel Sofia also has a garden.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 129 reviews

Poor 2.0
Noisy HVAC - couldn’t sleep, hotel didn’t care to fix it
Kris, us2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
We only had a 1 night stay before an onward flight but would recommend this hotel , location is quite good although a 10-15 minute walk to civilisation is required
keith, gb1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Very nice and new hotel. Very well located. Nice breakfast and wifi connection working fine.
G S, gb3 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
amazing stay
Amazing hotel clean tidy food was a very good quality rooms spacious and very well presented will definitely stay there again
Anita, gb1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
מיקום המלון מצויין כ 15 דקות הליכה מכל האטרקציות במרכז העיר. המלון נקי מסודר ארוחת בוקר מושלמת. ישנה מסעדה במלון פתוחה עד 11 בלילה כל יום, מספקת אוכל טעים וטרי.
Yaniv, il3 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
Good first impression of Bulgaria
A good location, close to things to see in the city. The staff were friendly, particularly on the front desk. The restaurant could take some tips from them, as they took quite a little while to warm up. Breakfast wasn’t bad but not amazing! Room was comfy and very clean and lift went to all floors!
Bethan, gb1 night trip with friends
Fair 4.0
The only thing that was good in the hotel was the breakfast. The hotel is located in a poor district that does not seem very safe at night. There is a lateral entrance to the hotel that is not locked or monitored at night creating an unsafe environment. The hotel is far from everything.Some of the door locks did not work (although we had complained 3 times) The room was small and the bathroom was unpractical. The check out process was a pain because they came up with all kinds of last minutes taxes (real or imaginary?) The final price did not match what had been offered by Expedia. We paid because the employee was becoming threatening.
Bob, us5 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excellent choice for Sofia
I highly recommend BW City Hotel in Sofia. My room was in the renovated section and it was small but tastefully decorated and very comfortable. The front desk was always helpful and responsive. The hotel is in an excellent location, in walking distance to many of the city's sights The breakfast buffet includes a variety of choices and dinner in the hotel restaurant was very good.
Cathryn, us3 night trip
Very Good 8.0
Good location, clean, reasonable price, friendly and helpful staff. Excellent breakfast!!
George, us1 night trip
Good 6.0
Not 4 star
The hotel is modern but small. The rooms are nice and the beds are comfortable. The balcony’s are overrun with bugs and obviously are not swept as there are tons of dead bugs and webs. The breakfast was always cold, I guess they make it once and just leave it sitting there for three hours. W Front desk staff were very helpful. Overall not a hotel that I would stay here again there are many others to chose from that offer more value. This hotel is listed as 4 star yet there is no iron in the room, housekeeping is hit or miss, there were socks left on the floor from previous guest and surfaces were not clean. I had to use disinfecting wipes as surfaces were sticky.
Janet, us12 night family trip

City Hotel Sofia, Sofia