Balkan Jewel Resort

Balkan Jewel Resort

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Overview

Overview

Club Affiliated

Balkan Jewel Resort, Area Betolovoto, Razlog, Bulgaria

An all year-round resort Situated in Bansko, at the foot of the Pirin Mountain National Park, The Balkan Jewel Resort overlooks the Ian Woosnam golf course. It offers apartments and studios with comfortable seating areas and parquet floors. Wi-Fi is available for free in all areas. Free private parking is provided on site.

Located in Razlog Valley and surrounded by the Pirin, Rila and Rhodopes mountains, the accommodation units feature fully-equipped kitchens, flat-screen cable TV sets, a telephone and an iron. Most of the apartments also have a fireplace or a balcony. Guests can make use of the DVD and the book libraries, offered at the Balkan Jewel Resort.

The Balkan Jewel has a lobby bar, restaurant, spa centre, fitness centre, heated indoor pool, indoor saunas, hot tub and steam rooms and a seasonal outdoor swimming pool. It also offers a kid’s animation programme and indoor and outdoor playing areas for children and a games room.

Car rental and ski equipment hire services are available at the property. Conference facilities are also at guest’s disposal. Free scheduled shuttle services to Bansko, the Gondola Ski Lift, to Razlog and the Pirin Golf Club are offered. All common areas are wheelchair accessible. Whether you are looking for an active holiday, adventure, relaxation or family vacation, The Balkan Jewel Resort is the place to visit! Find out more about the wide range of year-round adventures and activities.

Experiences and Nearby Activities

Concerts Country Retreats European Hotels Fishing Fun for the Family Golf Hiking History Horseback Riding Outdoors Sightseeing Ski & Snow Spa Resorts Theater/Performing Arts Wineries

Onsite Amenities and Activities

Accessible accommodation Airport Shuttle Bike Rentals Heated Indoor Pool Lowered recepion desk Meeting Rooms Restaurants Nearby Room Service Service animals allowed Skiing Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair accessible
Accommodations

Accommodations

Guest Accommodation Information

General Room Amenities
Balcony or Patio (some rooms)
Heating
Safe
Sofa Bed
Telephone
Accommodation Entertainment
Television
Partial Kitchen
Hob
Oven
Stove
Accommodation Details
Maximum Occupancy: 4
Private Occupancy: 2
Bathroom Amenities
Full Bathroom or Shower Room

General Room Amenities
Balcony or Patio (some rooms)
Heating
Safe
Sofa Bed
Telephone
Accommodation Entertainment
Television
Partial Kitchen
Hob
Oven
Stove
Accommodation Details
Maximum Occupancy: 3
Private Occupancy: 2
Bathroom Amenities
Full Bathroom or Shower Room

General Room Amenities
Heating
Safe
Sofa Bed
Telephone
Accommodation Entertainment
Television
Bathroom Amenities
Full Bathroom or Shower Room
Partial Kitchen
Hob
Oven
Stove
Accommodation Details
Maximum Occupancy: 6
Private Occupancy: 4

General Room Amenities
Heating
Safe
Sofa Bed
Telephone
Accommodation Entertainment
Television
Bathroom Amenities
Full Bathroom or Shower Room
Partial Kitchen
Hob
Oven
Stove
Accommodation Details
Maximum Occupancy: 5
Private Occupancy: 3

Full Kitchen
Dishwasher
Microwave
Oven
Refrigerator
Stove
Toaster
Accommodation Entertainment
Television
Partial Kitchen
Coffee Maker
General Room Amenities
Fireplace
Safe
Sofa Bed
Telephone
Accommodation Details
Maximum Occupancy: 6
Private Occupancy: 4
Bathroom Amenities
Full Bathroom or Shower Room

General Room Amenities
Balcony or Patio (some rooms)
Heating
Safe
Sofa Bed
Telephone
Accommodation Entertainment
Television
Partial Kitchen
Hob
Oven
Stove
Accommodation Details
Maximum Occupancy: 3
Private Occupancy: 2
Bathroom Amenities
Full Bathroom or Shower Room

General Room Amenities
Balcony or Patio (some rooms)
Heating
Safe
Sofa Bed
Telephone
Accommodation Entertainment
Television
Partial Kitchen
Hob
Oven
Stove
Accommodation Details
Maximum Occupancy: 4
Private Occupancy: 2
Bathroom Amenities
Full Bathroom or Shower Room

General Room Amenities
Balcony or Patio (some rooms)
Heating
Safe
Sofa Bed
Telephone
Accommodation Entertainment
Television
Partial Kitchen
Hob
Oven
Stove
Accommodation Details
Maximum Occupancy: 2
Private Occupancy: 2
Bathroom Amenities
Full Bathroom or Shower Room
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Maps, Directions & GPS

Maps, Directions & GPS

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Balkan Jewel Resort
Area Betolovoto
Razlog, Bulgaria

+359 (0)747 98 111

Airports

Main Airport

Airport: Sofia Airport

Directions to Resort: Directions to resort: Please note, Google maps directions from Sofia Airport takes you on a route we do not recommend, as it is difficult to navigate. Please follow these alternate directions. Head south west on Bulevard Bryuksel. Follow the signs to keep on Bulevard Bryuksel, then take the right turning to Tzarigradsko shosse. Continue onto Tzarigradsko shosse, which turns into Tzar Osvoboditel Blv. Keep straight on Tzar Osvoboditel Blv. which turns into Todor Alexandrov Blv. which again turns into Tzaritza Yoanna Blv. Keep straight until you reach a ring road, then take the left turn for Struma highway and keep driving until you reach another ring road and take the exit for Kulata/E79. Turn onto the E79 and keep left. Turn right and follow the signs for route 19. Continue on route 19, and then take a right turn towards the Pirin Golf stone monument. Take the second left turn and you will see the resort at the end of the road. The total journey time is around 2 hours.

Taxi fare (one way): Great value airport transfers (including complimentary drink) can be booked for 1-4 people for just €100 one way (return €175). For 5-8 people one way the cost is €120 (return €220). Please ask for larger groups. To book please e-mail office@balkanjewel.com. There is regular public bus service from Sofia and Blagoevgrad to Bansko.

Transfer service available: Yes

Services & Amenities

Services & Amenities

Nearby Activities
Bike Trails
Concerts
Fishing
Golf
Helicopter / Plane Sightseeing
Hiking
Horseback Riding
Ice Skating
Mountain Biking
National Parks
Outdoor Activities
Restaurants
River Rafting
Sightseeing
Skiing - Down Hill
Snowboarding
Snowmobile Tours
Theatre
Wineries
Swimming
Heated pool (indoor)
Pool (outdoor)
Whirlpool (indoor)
Business Amenities
Internet
Meeting Rooms
On-site Services
Babysitting
Bike Rental
Book library
Car Rental
DVD library
Free Parking
Free shuttle bus to ski lift and golf course
Internet
Laundry Facilities
Parking On-Site
Safes
Ski Equipment Rental
Spa
On-site Activities
Fitness Center
Game Room
Gardens
Playground
Pool Table
Sauna
Snooker
Spa
Steam room
Table Tennis/Ping Pong
News & Events

News & Events

Dining

Dining

While visiting the Balkan Jewel Resort one can experience the different varieties of cuisine ranging from Traditional Bulgarian food to International food including Italian pasta.

Restaurants & Lounges
Bar/Cocktail Lounge
Restaurant
Room Service
Fact Sheet

Fact Sheet

Arrival Information

Check In/Out
Check In Day: Saturday.
Check in time: 16:00
Check out time: 10:00
Hospitality Pack: For €18 you can order a food delivery consisting of 1 litre milk, 1 litre orange juice, 1 litre mineral water, 1 pack of cereal, a loaf of bread, a pack of butter, a jar of jam, a dozen eggs and a packet of Bulgarian cheese.. This will be awaiting your arrival (please pay at reception).
You Need To Know
Prior to checking in: Please email office@balkanjewel.com with your flight details and estimated arrival time.
Wood for the apartment fires can be purchased for €6 per pack.
When checking in: Please provide your confirmation letter picture identification/passport.
Daytime shuttle buses run to Bansko, the Lidl supermarket and Razlog and Pirin golf courses.
Golf can be booked at reception.
Car hire is recommended although it is not essential.

Resort Details

Phone
Rental Phone: +44(0) 800 358 6991
Resort/Hotel Size
Number of Accommodations: 160 apartments
Accessibility

Accessibility

Accessibility Corporate Statement

Diamond Resorts is committed to providing stress-free holidays to our members, owners and guests. We take into consideration the needs of those who have a visual or hearing impairment, or a mobility access requirement.

We have an ongoing program of commitment which consists of:

  • Ensuring we comply with the current accessibility legislation.
  • Making appropriate enhancements (where possible) to resorts and resort plans.
  • Offering a wide range of accessibility aids.
  • Improving internal awareness and training.
  • Offering an appointed Accessibility Ambassador in each Resort, to take care and assist our members, owners and guests with accessibility needs.
  • Providing accurate information on our website, including information on access, available facilities and accessibility aids.
  • Communicating with our members via regular disability forums and surveys to identify areas for improvement.
  • Producing compliant literature and communicating within the same guidelines.

*Note: Please bear in mind that accessibility aids may vary from resort to resort.


We have ADA amenities available. For any guests needing assistance, or if you have any questions/comments regarding the above, please contact us at:

Call: 1.888.250.6150

E-mail: accessrequirements@diamondresorts.com

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