Hotel Features. The Grand Hotel Musala Palace is a boutique hotel founded in 1906 which preserves its original architecture with contemporary facilities. A marble staircase rises from the lobby past a grandfather clock. There is complimentary wireless Internet throughout and the 24-hour front desk offers tour assistance. Secure parking is complimentary.
Restaurant Musala Palace serves Bulgarian and international dishes, like Beef Tenderloin with Vegetable Strudel and Baked Fillet of Carp, accompanied by an extensive selection of wines. A continental breakfast is complimentary. The 24-hour lobby bar has an outdoor terrace and serves cocktails, hot drinks, snacks, and homemade pastries.
There are conference rooms at the Musala Palace with audio-visual technology. Fax, photocopying and scanning services are offered together with secretarial support.
The hotel's wellness centre offers a fitness centre, sauna, spa tub, and various massages and therapies, with freshly squeezed juice to invigorate afterwards.
Guestrooms. The 24 air-conditioned guestrooms at the Grand Hotel Musala Palace are decorated in a late baroque style with antique furniture. All rooms have cable television, wireless Internet, safes, and minibars. Suites have separate sitting areas.
Expert Tip. Varna Archaeological Museum exhibits the Gold of Varna, discovered in a 5,000-year-old necropolis in the western industrial zone of the city, and reputedly 'the oldest gold in the world'.
Standard room: One king bed. 25-30 square metres. Traditional baroque-style decor with rich fabrics and antique-style furnishing. Air conditioning, complimentary wireless Internet, satellite television, minibar, and safe. Bathroom with bathrobes, slippers, hair dryer, and complimentary toiletries.
Deluxe room: One king bed and one twin bed. Traditional baroque-style decor with rich fabrics and antique-style furnishing. Air conditioning, complimentary wireless Internet, satellite television, minibar, and safe. Bathroom with bathrobes, slippers, hair dryer, and complimentary toiletries.
Studio: One double bed or two twin beds. 42-44 square metres. Traditional baroque-style decor with rich fabrics and antique-style furnishing. Sitting area. Air conditioning, complimentary wireless Internet, satellite television, minibar, safe, and desk. Bathroom with bathrobes, slippers, hair dryer, and complimentary toiletries.
From Varna Airport (VAR):
Distance to Grand Hotel Musala Palace is 10 kilometres, approximately 20 minutes' drive.
Getting there. The number 409 bus runs every 15 minutes to central Varna, Golden Sands, and St Constantine. Tickets are available from the driver, and cost 0.60 BGN-1.80 BGN (0.30 EUR-0.90 EUR). Taxis are available in front of International Arrivals at Terminal 4. Taxis cost 6 BGN-16 BGN (3 EUR-8 EUR) to the city centre, and the journey time is about 15 minutes. The hotel organises an airport transfer on request for surcharge and recommends this option. Prices are all subject to change.
Getting around. Central Varna is best explored on foot, and the city is served by a network of trolleybuses and buses. Regular buses run between Varna's bus station and the coastal resorts of the Black Sea. Trains and buses link Varna with destinations throughout Bulgaria. A car is recommended for seeing more of the Bulgarian countryside.
Driving directions. From Varna Airport, follow signs for the centre.
The Vladislav Varnenchik Boulevard leads directly from the airport to the Cathedral in the centre of town.
At the traffic lights there, turn left and then turn right at the next lights.
After the tunnel turn right, and continue as the street becomes Musala Street where the hotel is located.
- Airport transportation (fees apply) Coffee in lobby
- Meeting room (small groups) Parking (secure)
- Television in lobby Parking (Complimentary)
- Medical assistance available Sauna
- Event catering Elevator/lift
- Bar/lounge Massage-treatment room
- Audiovisual equipment Shoe shine
- Business services Internet public area - comp
- Safe-deposit box Fitness equipment
- Room service (24 hours) Internet public area - wireless
- Dry cleaning service Banquet facilities
- Restaurant(s) Computer rental
- Secretarial services Complimentary breakfast
- Translation services Air-conditioned public areas
- Laundry facilities Umbrella
- Conference room(s)
Room Amenities: , , • Cable/satellite TV • Smoking rooms • Hypo-allergenic bedding availa • Complimentary toiletries • Window opens • Iron/ironing board (on request • Bathroom telephone • Direct-dial phone • Blackout drapes/curtains • Electronic/magnetic keys • Internet access - complimentar • Makeup mirror • Sewing kit • Remote lighting/drapery/curtai • Shower/tub combination
Museum of Ethnography: 300 metres| Roman Baths: 500 metres| Varna Archaeological Museum: 1 km| Sea Garden with Aquarium and Dolphinarium: 1 km| Varna Cathedral: 1 km| City beaches: 1 km| Battle of Varna Park Museum: 1.5 km| Naval Museum: 2 km| Lake Varna: 3 km| Aladzha Cave Monastery: 14 km| Zlatni Piasaci (Golden Sands): 20 km|
Varna Hotels - Musala Palace Hotel