First Day Of The Ski Season: WONDERFUL!!

Dec 04, 2018 No Comments by

Yesterday I took my time. A little nervous but excited at the prospect of the first day of the 2018|19 ski season. I strolled to our ski hire and lesson partners, Skimania, met some friends and less than 50 metres to the gondola lift. No-one, except the lift operators, were around. 35 leva for a [...]

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Bansko Opens 3rd December 2018: Special Opening Deal

Dec 02, 2018 No Comments by

It is with great pleasure to announce the early partial opening of Bansko ski resort on Monday 3rd December The price of full adult card is reduced at 35 leva, a two-day costs 65 leva, and 3 days costs 95 leva. Half day lift passes not available for these reduced priced days. The duration of [...]

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New Snowboards from Slash, Jones and Nitro

Nov 30, 2018 No Comments by

One of the secrets of having a hassle free trip is to get through both one’s departure and arrival airport nice and quickly. I recommend taking hand luggage only; no check-in bag to wait for. Then meeting your driver at arrivals and moving onto Bansko private transfer without delay. But sometimes there is a concern that [...]

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Bansko Blog In The Press: Try Summit Different

Nov 28, 2018 No Comments by

It is always nice to received recognition in the press, in this case it was the UK’s Mirror newspaper. And it with great pride that Banskoblog.com and Bansko App was mentioned as being so useful to Andy Rudd’s trip to Bansko last season. Here are some extracts from Andy Rudd’d Mirror article that I especially [...]

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Valentina Heights Special Offer

Nov 27, 2018 No Comments by

Special Catered Chalet Holiday Special Offer: package offer at Valentina Heights when booked for one week stay, half board. Breakfast and evening meal from £280. Valentina Heights Chalet is not only the closest chalet to ski lift but also probably the most luxurious. Check out the rave guest reviews on Trip Adviser since 2010. English speaking friendly staff. Warm, [...]

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FAQ’s: Ski/Board Hire, Lessons, Lift Passes & Transfers Update

Nov 23, 2018 No Comments by

I receive a lot of Bansko questions relating to lift passes, ski and snowboard hire, ski school, private lessons and transfers. Please read these FAQ’s first — then, if your question is not answered, then feel free to contact us. Much appreciated, thank you.   Please read these FAQ’s before sending us your question. And [...]

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SNOW!! Pre Season Snow Report from 180 Bar & Restaurant

Nov 22, 2018 No Comments

Pre ski season snow and weather vlog from 180 Bar & Restaurant. This is my first video of the pre season. If you like it then subscribe and hit the notification bell for regular updates. Weather remaining a little too warm. But mid next week temperature drop and more snow will fall. Thank you to [...]

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