The Best SPA Hotels in Velingrad, Bulgaria

When visiting Velingrad, you’ll definitely want to check out the area’s SPA hotels. These places provide a relaxing and rejuvenating experience and many have year-round pools and hot spring baths. You’ll also enjoy the views of the mountains from the outdoor pool and hot tub or while walking around town. So we smoothly move on to our favorites, the best SPA hotels in Velingrad, Bulgaria.

Why go to a spa in Velingrad

Whether you want to relax, rejuvenate, or improve your immune system, Velingrad has something for you. The city is home to many luxurious spa hotels and is the spa capital of the Balkans. Some of the spa hotels in Velingrad provide the ultimate spa treatments, along with excellent dining and a full range of fine wines.

Velingrad is Bulgaria’s spa capital and has the highest concentration of mineral water in Europe. The city has over 600 springs. Its water is naturally rich in minerals and has a beneficial effect on healing and curing some ailments. The water is known to treat respiratory and urological problems, digestive and intestinal diseases, and even neurological disorders.

SPA Hotel Dvoretsa

Located just some stairs up from the city center, the SPA Hotel Dvoretsa is a 5-star and 5-story building with a spa center. The spa is open for guests to enjoy a unique treatment program. The rooms are equipped with satellite TV and a minibar. The hotel also offers rooms with handicapped access and features an outdoor pool.

In addition to the spa, the hotel has an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, a hot tub, a hair salon, and a gift shop. The hotel also offers free WiFi and parking. The spa offers a variety of treatments and services, including massages. Rooms are equipped with air conditioning, floor heating, and private bathrooms, and some have a balcony.

We specifically enjoyed the outdoor pool with nice warm mineral water and the autumn colors of the trees around. Nace also tried the waterslide. The infrared sauna is a tiny but very charming room.

Book here: Spa Hotel Dvoretsa

Balneo Complex & Spa Aquatonik

The Balneo Complex & Spa Aquatonik in Velingrad is a great place to unwind in a spa setting. This 4-star hotel offers an indoor swimming pool with underwater massage functions, as well as fitness suites, saunas, and wellness areas. Guests can even enjoy free access to the fitness center. Rooms at the Balneo Complex & Spa Aquatonik in Velingrad are reasonably priced. The cost of a room starts from $70 per night.

The hotel offers free Wi-Fi, a restaurant, and free parking. It is located near Kleptuza Lake, which is formed by one of the largest karst springs in Bulgaria. It offers consistent temperatures of 8.1°C, which are ideal for drinking water and spa treatments, and supplies the whole Velingrad with water.

We think Aquatonik has the best value for money ratio and together with the spa with all the spa facilities, it is a place you can easily stay for a week or so. Our favorites are the pool with a water labyrinth, the salt steam bath, and the maze of paths with nozzles that massage you at different levels. You can really have a great spa weekend at this spa center.

Book here: Balneo Complex & Spa Aquatonik or read our review of the hotel.

Hotel Arte SPA & Park

Hotel Arte SPA & Park is located in Velingrad, just less than 2 kilometers from the city center. It features free Wi-Fi, a smoke sauna, billiards, and horse riding. Other amenities include free parking and airport shuttle service. This 5-star hotel offers car hire. Rooms at the hotel are spacious and comfortable. Many rooms feature separate living rooms, balconies or terraces, and private bathrooms with hair dryers and complimentary toiletries.

Hotel Arte SPA & Park Velingrad has 126 rooms and premises. You can choose from a double room or a double/two-room suite. In addition, you can use the gym at the hotel. There are various types of fitness equipment available to suit your needs. Guests are also welcome to enjoy the hotel’s restaurant and bar. This hotel can be a bit pricey, especially when they have holiday packages. However, at other times, it offers great value for money, with rooms starting from around $150 per night.

The spa center is great for the ultimate relaxation, and our favorite is the outdoor pool which is just so inviting with the great views and clear waters. Our personal favorites are the steam rooms and the cute beds by the inside pool.

Book here: Hotel Arte SPA & Park or read our review of the hotel.

SPA Club Bor Hotel

The SPA Club Bor Hotel is a four-star spa hotel located in a pine park, near the center of Velingrad. Its design is inspired by ancient Roman thermal baths. It offers 140 luxurious rooms, including suites, which include a separate living area with a sofa bed and extra bed. The spacious rooms also feature Internet access and satellite TV. There is also a minibar and a phone in each room, as well as a bathtub.

This hotel is a great place for meetings and conferences. The hotel has three conference rooms with the latest technology. It also offers outdoor venues for different activities. But you’ll probably want to focus on well-being while you’re there.

We loved the spacious pools and the peaceful sunbed area outside. We had a lot of fun in the hot tubs. All the water for this hotel comes from Chepino Valley. SPA Club Bor Hotel is the first hotel in Bulgaria certified by the European Spas Association.

Book here: SPA Club Bor Hotel

Do you like this post?

Travel with us and share our journey on Instagram! Do you want to support us – learn how here!

Keep up with our latest travel adventures and projects!
Subscribe for our Traveletter!