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Rila Hotel Sofia

3-star Hotel with Restaurant

3 stars

Tsar Kaloyan Str.,6, Sofia 1000

+359 2937 9290

based on 3,244 reviews

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About Rila Hotel Sofia, Sofia

Value for money

Hotel Rila Sofia was opened in 1962. With a long history of hosting government officials, it is steps away from many important state buildings. It is in the heart of Sofia and 150 feet from the nearest shopping district.

Hotel Rila Sofia has an airport shuttle that can be arranged. Other services include dry cleaning and laundry. There is a 24-hour front desk. You can book walking tours, pub crawls, or car hire. The staff can assist you in finding tickets to local events. Shoe polish is available free of charge. There is free Wi-Fi available.

Hotel Rila Sofia has 89 rooms on eight floors. They are serviced by two elevators. Choose from suites, regular rooms, or family rooms. Suites have a balcony, separate living room, and a private bathroom with free toiletries. In-room amenities include a refrigerator, desk, heating, streaming services, and heating.

Hotel Rila Sofia has an onsite restaurant called KOTO which offers global cuisine. Breakfast is available in the morning. The:PM club has events such as live DJs and comedy nights. DiiP Bar serves cuisine in a contemporary atmosphere. There is a hookah lounge as well as cocktails. The outdoor panoramic terrace is open year-round. Nearby restaurants are Raffy Vitosha Boulevard and Stastliveca Restaurant.

Hotel Rila Sofia is close to many notable historic sites. Within walking distance is the National Opera, Russian Church, Alexander Nevski Cathedral, and the National Palace of Culture. The nearest airport is Sofia Airport, which is 4.1 miles away.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower


  • Seating area
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • City view
  • Storage available


  • Feather pillow
  • Fold-up bed
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Coffee machine

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Streaming service
  • TV


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor furniture

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)


  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Beauty salon
  • Night club

Health and safety

  • Safe

Family friendly

  • Cribs available

Rila Hotel Sofia Reviews

GoodBased on 3,244 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Hospitality,friendly staff Perfect location." (in 388 reviews)
  • The location was perfect. (in 348 reviews)
  • Staff very friendly and helpful. (in 214 reviews)
Cons -
  • And the room stinks of mold. (in 133 reviews)
  • Bathroom in poor state of repair. (in 116 reviews)
  • Apparently major renovation is needed. (in 53 reviews)

Rila Hotel Sofia room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Rila Hotel Sofia compare to other 3 star hotels in Sofia?

    On average, Rila Hotel Sofia is less than the Sofia average rate for 3 star hotels. The nightly rate at Rila Hotel Sofia is typically $61, whereas the nightly rate in Sofia is $16 more.

  • How far is Rila Hotel Sofia from Sofia?

    There are 4.2 mi between Sofia and Rila Hotel Sofia. The drive to and from the airport should be about 12min, depending on traffic. Take into account high traffic times, especially near more metropolitan areas.

  • What is the best way to get to Rila Hotel Sofia from Sofia?

    Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Rila Hotel Sofia. The nearest airport to the hotel is Sofia.

  • Is Rila Hotel Sofia pet-friendly?

    Rila Hotel Sofia welcomes pets at their venue.

  • Are there food options at Rila Hotel Sofia?

    Rila Hotel Sofia does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call Rila Hotel Sofia at +359 2937 9290.

  • Does Rila Hotel Sofia have a pool?

    Judging by our data, Rila Hotel Sofia does not have a pool on site, but hotels regularly make additions and changes to their venues and do not always notify us. It would be best to call Rila Hotel Sofia at +359 2937 9290.

  • How close is Rila Hotel Sofia to Sofia city center?

    Rila Hotel Sofia is 0.2 mi away from the city center of Sofia, where you can find interesting sights such as National Archaeological Museum.

  • What is the phone number for Rila Hotel Sofia?

    You can reach the main line at +359 2937 9290.

  • Does Rila Hotel Sofia have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Rila Hotel Sofia has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Rila Hotel Sofia?

    Rila Hotel Sofia check-out time is 12:00 PM. Late check-out may be available upon request at the reception desk.

  • How much is a room at Rila Hotel Sofia?

    The average price for a night at Rila Hotel Sofia found recently is $76 and can go as low as $50/night. Please note that rates may be impacted by travel dates, room type, and availability. To see current deals, enter your dates in the form above.

  • Is there laundry service in Rila Hotel Sofia?

    Laundry services are available at Rila Hotel Sofia. Contact the property reception for additional information.

  • What is the distance from Rila Hotel Sofia, Sofia to National Archaeological Museum?

  • Is National Palace of Culture, Sofia close to Rila Hotel Sofia?

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Places of interest near Rila Hotel Sofia

Attractions in Sofia, Bulgaria curated by momondo

Rila Hotel Sofia location: Tsar Kaloyan Str.,6, Sofia 1000

Top landmarks

Church of St. George0.1 mi
National Archaeological Museum0.1 mi
TZUM0.2 mi
National Art Gallery0.2 mi
Russian Church0.3 mi
Central Sofia Market Hall0.3 mi

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La Branche – Food | Bar | Garden0.7 mi
Gloria Mar0.9 mi
MediTerra Restaurant and Wine bar - Grand Hotel Millennium Sofia1.0 mi
Edo Sushi5.1 mi

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