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Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at Hotel Forum Sofia before two weeks. I was welcomed by a smiley lady and accommodated in a room with nice view. The breakfast was nice and the room very clean. I would recommend this hotel to my friends. It is not far from the center of the city. I will visit Hotel Forum again.

Thank Tihomir Z
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stayed in the hotel in December 2016. Room is nice and clean, bathroom looks new, stuff is friendly and helpful. Restaurant with garden, where food and drinks are on reasonable prices. I would love staying at this hotel again.

Thank Надя Д
Reviewed 3 December 2016

I stayed in the hotel for a night. Its good location to the centre and close to local hospitals. I was positively surprised of how clean the rooms were. The bed was comfortable and heating was working perfectly fine. Staff were really nice and attentive. The hotel has a parking BUT you have to pay for it, which I think...

Thank Krasina M
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 December 2016

It snowed... and snowed... and snowed. So much in fact that over 18" fell in the space of a few hours. But the hotel was a fine place to end up in. The staff were fantastically helpful and attentive; the room a bit on the small side but the bed was very, very comfortable. The hotel is on the number...

Thank Nick O
Limasol, Limassol, Cyprus
Reviewed 1 December 2016

I visited this hotel through a promotion i found online and thankfully was the right choice .If you don't mind walking the hotel is 20-30 mins from the city center but sofia is great for walking ,even if its cold or snowing ,make the effort and at least walk the distance once ,you will see a great piece of history...

Thank Vaggelis M
Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Very basis hotel, which despite some reports is not in central Sofia. Rooms are basic and clean. Very small shower cubicle. Clean and warm but I don't think I can add too much else. Breakfast was average. Service was average. I found myself frequently having to seek out staff. They were polite when asked for something but it seemed like...

Thank Ferryjer
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Very spacious rooms with nice view. Convinient, not expensive parking. Restaurant with garden, where food and drinks are on reasonable prices. Nice, attentive staff. Recommended. Perfect value for money.

Thank Ralitsa G
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

For a short conference the hotel offers all you need. Simple rooms, basic breakfast and a shortage of good coffee. Beds are a bit small and soft. Also a bit out of the center so you need a taxi to get around. The Billa market next door has a good coffee shop and also good wine selection, much better priced...

Thank CanadaAustria
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2016

This business-class hotel is handily placed on the outskirts of the city to the south-west. Being right next to a tram route it is a short ride into the city for all the attractions there. The hotel itself is clean and comfortable with friendly and helpful staff. Breakfast offers something for all tastes whilst the restaurant provides an acceptable evening...

Thank Wyndhurst2014
Yambol, Bulgaria
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Once again we visited the Forum Hotel just for a break from our village. The staff were very pleased to see us again. We were on the second floor rooms 207 and 211. Although the food is excellent in the hotel we chose to dine out on two occasions .sorry can't name the restaurants but both are short walks from...

Thank Gerry M

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Forum Hotel Sofia is a business hotel located near the city center with convenient transport links to important administrative centers and sightseeing-1 km from the Russian monument , 2 km from the NDK, 2 km from Sveta Nedelya, 2 km from Mall of Sofia, we are close to BMA, Alexander's Hospital , Medical Academy. Hotel Forum combines all services of the business hotel and the opportunity to relax. The hotel has free wireless internet access, 4 conference halls, 3 restaurants, 2 summer gardens with a place for smokers, spa center with hot tube /jacuzzi/, massage. Hotel Forum offers 51 rooms- 33 economy rooms, 12 deluxe, 3 suites and 3 apartments with kitchen equipment. All rooms are furnished in style for a business hotel with free internet access. Free services: WI-FI, coffee and tea facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Forum Hotel

Address: 41, Tsar Boris III Blvd., Sofia 1612, Bulgaria (Formerly Central Forum Hotel)
Region: Bulgaria > Sofia Region > Sofia
Price Range: RM133 - RM194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Forum Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 51
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#5 Best Value Hotel in Sofia
#14 Spa Hotel in Sofia
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“Ask for the biggest available.”
 of 5 bubbles 58nicko, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Most rooms are likely to be quiet with a reasonable view onto the street.”
 of 5 bubbles Wyndhurst2014, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try and avoid room 101 and those immediately above they are right opposite the lift ...some people do not respect being quiet at night”
 of 5 bubbles GerryM363, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose a big room.”
 of 5 bubbles Tassos_Greece, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Stay away - standard double room does not even have space for one person to stay comfortable :(”
 of 5 bubbles jordansY5292KQ, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
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