BEACH: public, sandy, gently shelving beach, descend by steps, approx. 350 m from the hotel, access via the city, umbrellas, sunbeds and mattresses payable (approx. BGN 30 / set).
CONTACT: 0035/952811811, www.atlashotel.bg
HOTEL: four-star, built in 2003, renovated in 2012, 283 rooms, 1 building, 6 floors, 2 elevators, spacious lobby, 24h reception, main restaurant - meals in the form of buffets, international and Bulgarian cuisine, vegetarian dishes, themed buffets twice a week, highchairs and menu for children available, Bistro restaurant, 2 bars: in the lobby and by the pool; exchange office; conference room for 120 people, green garden with lush vegetation, free wireless Internet in the lobby; extra charges: Internet point (approx. BGN 6 / h), room service, hairdresser; credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard.
LOCATION: in the tourist resort of GOLDEN SANDS, in the hotel district, approx. 500 m from the center, approx. 100 m from shops, approx. 300 m from the Aquapolis water park (temporarily closed); approx. 30 km from the airport in Varna, approx. 130 km from the airport in Burgas; bus stop approx. 200 m from the hotel (approx. 3 BGN / Varna).
ROOM: standard: 2-person (1 or 2 extra beds for children available - unfolding sofa), approx. 30 m², air-conditioned, bathroom (bath or shower, wc; hairdryer), Internet connection, satellite TV, telephone, bottle of mineral water upon arrival; extra charges: safe (approx. BGN 45 / week), mini-bar; free cot for children up to 2 years old on order before arrival; balcony (table and chairs; clothes dryer); room with 2 extra beds at an extra charge.
SPORT AND ENTERTAINMENT: swimming pool, free-form, fresh water, approx. 360 m², depth 1.6 m, paddling pool, fresh water, depth 0.5 m, children's pool, fresh water, 30 m², depth 0.8 m, 2 slides, umbrellas, sunbeds, mattresses and towels available by the pools free of charge; indoor swimming pool, fresh water, approx. 100 m², depth 1.6 m, heated in May and October; table tennis, darts, boules, volleyball; playroom, mini-club, amphitheater, animations for children and adults on selected days of the week: games and activities, evening performances and shows; SPA center: free of charge: sauna, steam room, gym, payable: various types of massages, aromatherapy; extra charges: pool table; water sports on the beach (external offer).
ULTRA ALL INCLUSIVE: breakfast (7.30-10.30), lunch (12.30-14.30), dinner (18.00-21.00) in buffet form, in the main restaurant; late continental breakfast (10.30-12.00), ice cream (10.30-17.00), sweet and salty snacks (12.00-18.00) in the designated bar / restaurant; soft drinks, local and selected imported alcoholic drinks in bars (10.30-23.00); 24 h cold non-alcoholic drinks (after 23.00 only from the vending machine); refilling the minibar (only mineral water); wearing all inclusive bands is required.
The hours of serving meals provided in the offer and the functioning of individual elements of the hotel infrastructure may be subject to slight changes due to seasonality, weather conditions, guests' requests or force majeure, over which the hotelier will have no control. em>
* Information on the official categorization of the hotel can be found in the description of the facilities presented ("Hotel" section) and it is consistent with the categorization used in a given country. Each country uses its own criteria for awarding a specific category. The hotel categorization presented on the website www.itaka.pl and in the travel documents is our subjective assessment of the hotel standard. Half of the star means the category is too high or too low in relation to the official category.
Balchik - White City — afternoon trip to the town of Balchik called the White City due to the colour of the stone that was once used to erect houses. Visiting the Quiet Nest - the summer residence of the Romanian queen Mary and the botanical garden situated right next to it with 3 thousand species of plants, including 250 species of cacti. Drive and walk around the picturesque cape of Kaliakra, the monumental cliffs where there was an enormous fortress located at the farthest point. Kaliakra, in free translation "wonderful cape", once a great inspiration for artists, today is the most beautiful part of the Bulgarian coast. In the evening, a traditional, rich in wine and Rakia Bulgarian feast combined with a folklore programme and show of "Nestinarka dance” on burning coal. Price - approx. 46 EUR, children up to 12 years old - approx. 23 EUR (includes dinner).
Ancient Nessebar — a trip to the historical Nessebar, scenically located on the peninsula, inscribed onto the UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage List. The architecture of the city, one of the oldest in Europe, is considered to be the best-preserved medieval building in the Balkans. Nessebar, called the pearl of the Black Sea and the symbol of the Orthodox civilization, is the biggest attraction of the coast. A walk through the labyrinth of colourful cobblestone streets, visiting for instance the church of St. Stephen and St. Spas, lunch at restaurant, free time. Day trip. Price - approx. 36 EUR, children up to 12 y.o. - approx. 20 EUR (includes lunch).
Varna - Dolphinarium — a trip to the dolphinarium in Varna combined with a panoramic tour of the city. The programme includes visiting the church of Varna - the second largest sacred building in Bulgaria, and free time in the city centre. An opportunity to admire the show of dolphins in the only Dolphinarium on the Balkan Peninsula. Perfect entertainment for both adults and children. Price - approx. 32 EUR, children up to 12 years old - approx. 22 EUR.
Pirate party — half-day expedition on a pirate ship, especially attractive for children. The crew and equipment of the ship make everyone feel here like a true sea bandit. During the cruise a "battle" with another pirate ship. Lunch with drinks on board. Animation programmes, contests for children and adults with prizes. Price - approx. 33 EUR, children up to 12 years old - 17 EUR (includes: lunch, soft drinks, wine and beer).
Jeep Safari — amazing off-road in the area of Golden Sands Nature Park, to places located in the mountains, away from the resort. The programme includes exciting Jeep racing and air rifle shooting. For amateur photographers there is ample opportunity to take pictures of the beautiful wild scenery. A trip for fans of active leisure, who are not afraid of challenges. The fun is accompanied by magnificent views, and the adventure begins right after shutting the car doors! The programme includes lunch outdoors - barbecues. Price - approx. 35 EUR, children up to 12 years old - approx. 18 EUR (includes: lunch, soft drinks, wine, beer and Rakia).
Istanbul (1 day) — stay in the Turkish metropolis. Night travel by an air-conditioned coach to Istanbul. Breakfast. Panoramic tour of the city: Sultan Ahmed Mosque, Hippodrome, Obelisk, pass through the bridge over the Bosphorus Strait to the Asian part of the city. Lunch, free time. Return to Bulgaria at night. Day trip. Price - approx. 70 EUR, children up to 12 y.o. - approx. 35 EUR (includes breakfast and lunch; does not include Turkish visa - approx. 25 EUR/person, payable at the border; passport required). Polish guide for a group of at least 10 people. Optional: a visit to the Egyptian Bazaar and the Topkapi Palace - approx. 27 EUR, boat trip on the Bosphorus - approx. 22 EUR, Topkapi Palace and Hagia Sophia - approx. 46 EUR. Optional trips take place when there is a minimum number of participants which is specified by the guide.
Istanbul (2 days) — stay in the Turkish metropolis. Night travel by an air-conditioned coach to Istanbul. Panoramic tour of the city: Sultan Ahmed Mosque, Hippodrome, Obelisk, pass through the bridge over the Bosphorus Strait to the Asian part of the city. Lunch, free time. Accommodation at ***hotel in the centre of the city. On the second day breakfast and free time. Return to Bulgaria at night. Two-day trip. Price - approx. 102 EUR, children up to 12 y.o. - approx. 51 EUR (includes: lunch, overnight stay and breakfast; does not include Turkish visa - approx. 25 EUR/person, payable at the border; passport required). Polish guide for a group of at least 10 people. Optional: Topkapi Palace - approx. 27 EUR, boat trip on the Bosphorus - approx. 22 EUR, Hagia Sophia - approx. 28 EUR. Optional trips take place when there is a minimum number of participants which is specified by the guide.
Bucharest (2 days) — mysterious Romania, "Little Paris" associated with castles, ghosts, Dracula and the beautiful architecture of the city. The programme includes a panoramic tour of Bucharest, a session in front of the Parliament, one of the largest buildings in the world, visiting the ethnographic complex "Romanian Traditions". Accommodation in the Sinai resort. Resting in the surroundings of mountains and nature. The next day: sightseeing in the city of Bran, and in it Dracula's Castle, Peles Palace and the Orthodox monastery of Sinai. Price - approx. 127 EUR, children up to 12 y.o. - approx. 64 EUR (includes: care of a Polish-speaking guide, dinner and overnight stay on the 1st day, breakfast and lunch on the 2nd day).
Picnic on a yacht — a relaxing holiday on board a yacht. A cruise into the sea, the opportunity to admire the panorama of Golden Sands and Varna, as well as for sunbathing. Lunch with drinks on board of the yacht. Price - approx. 28 EUR, children up to 12 years old - approx. 14 EUR (includes: lunch, soft drinks, beer and wine).
Local excursions are organized by local travel agencies under the conditions fixed by them. It's possible to disorganize trips due to low number of applicants.