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Ski Bansko

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Good ski area. Good quality services.

Good ski area. Good quality services. Ski rental offices in the area. Cheap prices. Good hotels... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Alex R
Bucharest, Romania
via mobile
Significantly Exceeded Expectations

Had read many of the awful reviews before visiting so felt a bit apprehensive, however, was very... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Pirin Street 119, Bansko 2770, Bulgaria
+359 88 851 6931
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 October 2013

I Visited Bansko in Mid February and thought it was a decent resort. The Gondola queue can be quite long in the mornings so get there early, i think we went half term and we found ourselves in a queue for around 30-45 mins then...More

19  Thank Richk831
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Reviewed 7 February 2015

(photos prove our case, we have been charged twice for the same day). Hello, we are Horia and Mihaela, 2 customers who paid for our passes and were denied access. They not only took our money, but they also took our most precious resource, time....More

13  Thank Horia_Teodor
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Good ski area. Good quality services. Ski rental offices in the area. Cheap prices. Good hotels, bars and restaurants very near.

1  Thank Alex R
Reviewed 18 September 2018

The site is well organised, not too crowded. My kids (ages 11-21) took the guided group classes and found them useful. Easy to find accommodation in a walking distance from the Gondola, but there are also shuttles. Many stores to rent all the equipment you...More

3  Thank Rachel B
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Where do I start? - Only one lift to go up to the main ski area which typically has a queue for about 1.5 hours and then you get to the ski area and there a queues like you have never seen before. Truly awful!...More

8  Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Had read many of the awful reviews before visiting so felt a bit apprehensive, however, was very pleasantly surprised. Queued for the region of 30 min for the gondola at 9am in March (9th-10th) but there were no queues on the mountain. Slopes were mostly...More

Thank 29CF29
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Visted bansko ski resort from 08/02/18 till 16/02/18. A beautiful ski resort. We as a family loved it. Highly recommended you will not be disappointed.

Thank Syndyze M
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Bansko is a small city for ski and snowboard lovers, very cheap and nice. The site is about 70 km of snow routes located around beautiful trees. a great site to start snowboarding and even a weekend can be cool for it.

Thank daudi555
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

This place has changed for the worst, I have the feeling the gondolas are deliberately slowed down to push forward the development of a new gondola. Not the right approach as this pushed people away not towards. We queued for nearly 2 hrs in the...More

Thank NickB263
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Highly recommend Bansko Ski Center. Let start from beginning. Plenty hotels, near Gondola, lot of rental for ski equipment. Ok, you will rent average ski equipment but for couple days fair enough. Now Gondola, you have to wait up to 1h but still I was...More

Thank djale69
Reviewed 18 July 2018

I went as a group of 14, aged between 20 and 30 and skiing/boarding experience from first timers to very advanced. The town itself is great! cheap food and drink, good night life, not much more you can ask for really! The negatives I read...More

1  Thank Josh M
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We had fantastic days in the slopes of Bansko. The area is very nice and all the lifts are new. Only back draw is the queue to get up to the slopes. The cabin car is just too slow. But once up just fantastic!!

Thank StefanA106
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Ana B
5 November 2018|
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Response from Josh M | Reviewed this property |
Quoting from the BanskoBlog which has been an accurate source of information for me in the past!... 'The only way to get such pass is to be a guest of Kempinski Grand Arena Hotel, Premier and a few more high category... More
9 April 2018|
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Response from iceman_icestreet | Reviewed this property |
if you mean at the signs saying PHOTO, this is commercial and the photos can be viewed / purchased at the entrance to the gondola
18 March 2018|
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Response from Chris M | Reviewed this property |
Snow will be good for beginners, the 7km ski road alone will keep you busy and that’s covered by snow cannons. Ski schools are busy if you can afford private instructor go for it. It will be no where’s near as expensive as... More
13 March 2018|
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Response from alek71 | Reviewed this property |
Very usual closing is on Tomba (black run) and some times on Stara Kotva.
21 February 2018|
Response from Игор К | Reviewed this property |
See at bansko. com or download their app,they always had latest info there