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Overview of Hotel Lion Sofia

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Minibar, in-room safe, desk, soundproofing
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, soundproofing
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, soundproofing
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, soundproofing

Hotel Lion Sofia

3 out of 5

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationSaint Sofia Monument9 min walk
    Popular LocationPrince Alexander of Battenberg Square15 min walk
    Popular LocationAlexander Nevski Cathedral18 min walk
    AirportSofia (SOF)18 min drive

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Double or Twin Room, 1 Double or 2 Single Beds

  • 258 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Deluxe Double Room, Balcony, City View

  • 323 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed

Deluxe Double Room Single Use, Balcony, City View

  • 323 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Double Room Single Use

  • 258 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

About this area

Sofia

Located in Sofia, Hotel Lion Sofia is in the city centre and near a metro station. Church of St. George and Yellow Pavement are local landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Central Sofia Market Hall and Vitoshka Boulevard. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Borisova Gradina Park or Bulgarian Army Stadium. Take the opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like hiking/biking trails. Guests love the hotel's convenience for public transportation: Lavov Most Station is just steps away and Central Bus Station - Sofia is 9 minutes on foot.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Central Sofia Market Hall - 7 min walk
  • Sofia Central Mineral Baths - 7 min walk
  • Saint Sofia Monument - 9 min walk
  • Prince Alexander of Battenberg Square - 15 min walk
  • Alexander Nevski Cathedral - 18 min walk

Getting around

  • Lavov Most Station - 2 min walk
  • Sofia Central Station - 11 min walk
  • Sofia (SOF) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • Hadjidraganovite kashti - 4 min walk
  • Фаворит - 5 min walk
  • Ashurbanipal - 6 min walk
  • French75 - 6 min walk
  • L'Étranger - 6 min walk

About this property

Hotel Lion Sofia

3-star Sofia hotel in Sofia City Center, near Bulgarian Parliament
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Free on-the-go breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free train station pick-up are also provided. Additionally, concierge services, dry cleaning and laundry facilities are on-site. All 33 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with digital channels, and guests will also find room service and in-room massages.
Hotel Lion Sofia offers 33 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. LCD televisions come with digital channels.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. In-room massages and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free train station pick-up shuttle

Food and drink

  • Free on-the-go breakfast available daily 4:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Bulgarian
  • English
  • Romanian
  • Russian

Spa

  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - sports

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer (on request)

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • In-room massage
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

Similar properties

The average per-night price is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding; children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast
Rollaway/extra beds are available for BGN 20 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: BGN 0.88 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: BGN 20 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: BGN 20 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Hotel Lion
Hotel Lion Sofia
Lion Hotel Sofia
Lion Sofia
Lion Sofia Hotel
Sofia Hotel Lion
Sofia Lion
Sofia Lion Hotel
Hotel Lion Sofia Hotel
Hotel Lion Sofia Sofia
Hotel Lion Sofia Hotel Sofia

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hotel Lion Sofia and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Lion Sofia offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hotel Lion Sofia cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Hotel Lion Sofia?
As of 21 Apr 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hotel Lion Sofia on 26 Apr 2021 start from £47, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Hotel Lion Sofia pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
What time is check-in at Hotel Lion Sofia?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - midnight.
What time is check-out at Hotel Lion Sofia?
Checkout is at noon.
Does Hotel Lion Sofia provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs on request. A fee of BGN 20 per vehicle applies.
Where is Hotel Lion Sofia located?
Located in Sofia City Center, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Banya Basha Mosque and Bulgarian Parliament. National Palace of Culture is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) away. Lavov Most Station is only a 2-minute walk and Central Bus Station - Sofia is 9 minutes.

Overall score and ratings

3.9

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 80 out of 284 reviews
5 - Excellent 28%
Rating 4 - Good. 133 out of 284 reviews
4 - Good 47%
Rating 3 - Okay. 51 out of 284 reviews
3 - Okay 18%
Rating 2 - Poor. 10 out of 284 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 10 out of 284 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

3.9/5

Staff & service

3.3/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness
Disliked: Staff & service
Annoyed
I found no large towels to have a shower and at one stage only one hand towel. So I had to go a friend's home to have a shower. This was mentioned to reception on the morning I left
Stayed 7 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

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