We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Slavyanska Beseda Hotel

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Slavyanska Beseda Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

91 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 45: English reviews
Start your review of Slavyanska Beseda Hotel
 Click to rate
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is practically located in the middle of Sofia. Not much else positive to say about it, but nothing negative either. I needed a place to stay for one night, and this hotel was perfect for my need.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank agnordby
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 28 November 2016

What is important to understand from the beginning - Is that this hotel is in a state of "upgrading" - some room have been upgraded and others have not been and are referred to as "budget rooms" - It is very misguiding of reviewers to pay for a budget room and expect the quality of an upgraded room - and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank patrickclowry
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

List could be endless, but here are the major points : - room smelled like cigs, - bathroom didn't look like the pics displayed on their page (no bathtub), - main light was not working, - we found hair, an old tissue, FOOD (cf. pic) under the bed (not to mention the huge amount of dust of course), - they...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Eric M
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

So i looked up this hotel on line on another booking site and booked a few days stay, on arrival felt that the hotel was not going to live up to its advert, stupidly paid in full before seeing the room and this was a mistake, when i reached my room it was honestly like a scene from a hostel,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Adam W
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were starting and ending our honeymoon through Europe in Sofia. This hotel provided great customer service when we found our tv did not work (they gave us a completely new room); they were quick to call a taxi for us whenever we needed and most of the staff were very friendly. The location is unbeatable with...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Laura S
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Review collected in partnership with Amoma.com
 Report
Helpful?
Thank kpruddy
Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 31 August 2016

we got quite alot. Good clean beds, hot clean showers, quite some space, a fridge and a nice view. Also the staff was very kind and helpfull. Great location, not too buisy and a shop less then 200 meters away from the hotel. when getting home late at night, we often had to get a taxi! But this was not...

Review collected in partnership with Wizz Tours
 Report
Helpful?
Thank danielnI8154JO
San Diego, California
Reviewed 27 June 2016

As a couple, we were given two single beds even after I had requested a queen/double. When I brought it up with the staff, they acted like it wasn't their problem and "couldn't do anything to help us." We asked to cancel the room, and were told to "do it ourselves." Exceedingly rude and inconsiderate treatment, if you ask me....

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank dmakki
Petya B, Manager at Slavyanska Beseda Hotel, responded to this review

Dear, Damian, Many apologize for the unpleasant situation in which you take part during the stay at our hotel. The mistake is definitely with us and the people of the staff responsible for the incident suffered their sentences. We will pay special attention to the cleaning and freshen up of the rooms.Our budget rooms are not renovated and are really...

Buffalo Grove, Illinois
Reviewed 20 June 2016

The reception was friendly, location very central, free Wi-FI okay, and the breakfast not bad. But this hotel is only for those seeking a nostalgic trip back to communist days. It hasn't been updated for 30 years... no, make that 50 years. Ancient decor, worn mattresses, no complimentary drinking water, no a/c, archaic elevator, loud traffic, bed only 190 cm...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank CraigLO_11
Petya B, Manager at Slavyanska Beseda Hotel, responded to this review

Dear, Craig, Thank you for your comments and assessment. We are glad that we managed to meet your expectations and needs during your stay in our hotel. Unfortunately, some of the rooms are outdated as a condition and furnishings, but now gradually began their renovation. For little higher price we offer fully renovated rooms which are more comfortable and cozy....

Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 29 May 2016

The location of this historic hotel is right next to the center . It is super convenient! Also, the room has enough space for 2 people to sleep with good and nice furnitures inside. The bathroom is quite clean , It was provided with Tv , free Wi-Fi .. Finally the staff was very helpful and friendly,

Review collected in partnership with Wizz Tours
 Report
Helpful?
Thank danielnI8154JO
Petya B, Manager at Slavyanska Beseda Hotel, responded to this review

Dear, Daniel, Thank you for your positive and good words about our hotel. We are happy that you felt comfortable in our renovated rooms and our staff has gave you the best service. We will be glad to be our guest again and to enjoy in the heart of Sofia. Kind Regards.

86 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (57)
Viewed
Bathroom (9)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (10)
Viewed
Other (31)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (29)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Other (27)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Sofia hotels
Hotel Stivan Iskar
#112 of 129 in Sofia
10 reviews
Gloria Palace Hotel
#59 of 129 in Sofia
140 reviews
Oborishte
BEST WESTERN Art Plaza Hotel
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Sofia Plaza Hotel
#101 of 129 in Sofia
96 reviews
Diter Hotel
#83 of 129 in Sofia
76 reviews
Poduyane
Arte Hotel
Arte Hotel
#45 of 129 in Sofia
156 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Slavyanska Beseda Hotel offers a fantastic location and an ideal accommodation for both business and leisure travelers looking for budget and affordable lodging but who will not sacrifice balanced quality and fair service. The hotel is situated in a prime downtown location on Rakovski Street, one of Sofia's fuzziest, most popular and busiest streets. It's surrounded by Ministries, government offices, exhibition halls, banks, museums, shops, boutiques, independent theaters, restaurants, bars and its a few meters away from the Bulgarian Parliament, the President's Palace, the National Opera house, the National Theater, the Bulgaria Concert Hall, the National Sport Stadium, the Alexandar Nevski Cathedral, the Russian Church and the NDK (National Palace of Culture) at a 10 min walk. All other touristic attractions, museums, art galleries etc are at walking distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Slavyanska Beseda Hotel

Address: ul.Slavyanska 3, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
Region: Bulgaria > Sofia Region > Sofia > Oborishte
Price Range: £25 - £33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Slavyanska Beseda Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 92
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, HostelWorld, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Travelocity and Priceline so you can book your Slavyanska Beseda Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Slavyanska Beseda Hotel staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Slavyanska Beseda Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Don't expect Irish, English or American friendliness and conviviality. But so what .!!”
 of 5 bubbles patrickclowry, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Wifi not working in rooms(3rd floor) need to go in corridor to use.Can't rate service as didn't use. I knew before booking about reviews so half knew what to expect.”
 of 5 bubbles kpruddy, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here. No room is good.”
 of 5 bubbles dmakki, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Don't book it!!!!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles Michele5772, 23 Nov 2015 | Read review
“ask for room with bathtub”
 of 5 bubbles svetlyo_sv, 19 May 2015 | Read review
5 of 5