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I like this town

First: the town is very plesent. Sapareva banya is nearby Rila mountain and the air is fresh and... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Sofia, Bulgaria
No geyser : (

We went all the way to Sapareva Banya to see the geyser but unfortunately it was not functioning... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Emira T
Tunis, Tunisia
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Sapareva Banya, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

First: the town is very plesent. Sapareva banya is nearby Rila mountain and the air is fresh and clear. In the town you can see some things, like Municipality; Geyser Sapareva Banya - it is beautiful. You can walk there with you children. You can...More

Thank evamihailova7
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We went all the way to Sapareva Banya to see the geyser but unfortunately it was not functioning (as of early May 2017). We could hear the noise of the vapours and flush but it seemed like the geyser energy was diverted into tubes... to...More

Thank Emira T
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The geyser is nothing special butbthe surrounding is most of the time pretty lively. Stop for a second when in the neighbourhood.

Thank Mollehol
Reviewed 29 April 2017

The place has used to be really interesting as this is the hottest geyser in Continental Europe (103 Degrees Celsius) but the local government has managed to "break" it. After an unsuccessful repair the stream was disconnected and they installed a pump. But nowadays even...More

Thank Alexander M
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

The geyser is interesting but there is no much too see. There are no children places and no shadow where you can hide in the summer. There is only one place for having coffee which i haven't tried.

Thank Vladimir V
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

I am here for 2nd time and I like the hotel a lot. I will come in the summer with friends for sure. Lilly and Iliyan were very nice and really love to have guests. Kisses Lilly

Thank Cloverina
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

They "locked" this so called geyser in a brick cell, with all kind of pipes around it. This is hardly an attraction worth visiting, maybe the city itself is nicer in the summer, but in the winter - do yourself a huge favor and skip...

Thank sharon i
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I wouldnt recommend that you go out of your way to see it! Situated in a nice town centre area and close to cafes and restaurants.

Thank Martin D
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Well the geyser itself it interesting natural wonders .but in this situation look ugly and abandoned..They closed soon you can't see anything and just sam smell and smoke ..Before people are sein thath you. can see exploiting ..Knower en they stop the the hot water...More

Thank Elihabanos
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The hottest geyser in Europe, it definitely deserves some attention. It is a great place to visit with kids, but not a long stop. Half an hour is plenty to take it in. Spend the rest of your time in the relaxing mineral pools or...More

Thank Christina S
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How far for borovet is this time wise? How much was a taxi? Which of the Spa's did you go to? Thank you
14 July 2016|
Response from Alison O | Reviewed this property |
Hi. We booked the taxi at hotel reception. It cost about £50 return journey and the driver waited for two hours. The journey was roughly 45mins We went to the public sarapeva banya. You need flip flops. There is a kiosk... More