Hotel Casa Boyana - Sofia, Bulgaria
Casa Boyana lies in the beautiful and peaceful Boyana Residential Area on the outskirts of Sofia, and at the very foot of the magnificent Vitosha Mountain. This luxury, four-star, boutique hotel offers some amazing views of the Bulgarian capital, while being just a quarter-of-an-hour ride away from the city centre and twenty or so minutes away from the Sofia Airport. Oh, and we almost forgot to mention, it is also located within walking distance of the National Museum of History and the Boyana Church – one of the most popular UNESCO-protected sites in the country.
The façade of the hotel mixes classical architectural elements such as massive stone pillars and balustrades perfectly with it’s modern features, such as the large windows of the hotel’s restaurant on the second floor. The interior design is classy and elegant, with a special focus on fine boiseries and comfortable leather furniture. All fourteen rooms, and two apartments, of Casa Boyana are exquisitely decorated and boast a whole bunch of amenities, including huge plasma screen TVs, gigantic beds and wonderful views of the city and the mountain.
The tranquil atmosphere and fresh mountain air will not only help you relax but will give you a good appetite as well. This is precisely the reason why you have to check out therestaurant at Casa Boyana. The food and drinks served will not only appease your hunger and quench your thirst, but will literally make you feel like you are in seventh heaven. You can then get some exercise at the hotel’s fully equipped gym. Spend a cleansing hour in the sauna or simply have a revitalizing massage. Of course, the evening couldn’t be complete without ordering at least one or two refreshing cocktails at the lobby bar.