Best Places for Backpackers in Sofia, Bulgaria.

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The best backpackers destinations & accommodation in Sofia, Bulgaria.

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Top 21 hostels in Sofia, Bulgaria.

These are the 21 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in Sofia, Bulgaria.

1
Apartment Budapest

98 /100

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Apartment Budapest

Apartment of 18 sq.m. with personal bathroom, towels, TV, wi-fi, office desk, air conditioned, tea, coffee at disposal, welcome set of bottle of water, bottle of wine and fruits. Budapest apartment is literally in the heart of Sofia - Bulgaria's capital. In a minute away is the Arena di Serdica,...
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2
Canape Connection

93 /100

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Canape Connection

Canape Connection Guest House - Created to inspire travelers! We are happy to be your hosts - be our guest! We are here to make you feel comfortable and at home. Our house is your house. We don't live in it but our energy and charisma is all around :) We believe that the hosts and the place you...
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3
Elysia Homestay

93 /100

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Elysia Homestay

We are located in one of the most interesting areas of Sofia. "Kvartala" is synonymous with the space located between the four walls of the old Jewish neighbourhood located between the boulavards "Dondukov", "Maria Luisa", "V. Levski" and "Slivnitsa". The area has an interesting past and important h...
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4
Hostel Mostel

92 /100

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Hostel Mostel

Hostel Mostel voted as * 'BEST SMALL HOSTEL' 2006 by Hostelworld customers has a unique setup in a totally renovated 19th century house. Our unbeatable set of facilities include big sitting area to chill out, romantic wooden veranda, free to use Wi-Fi Internet access all over the place, pool...
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5
2 Stupid Dogs

90 /100

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2 Stupid Dogs

It is excellent centrally located, close to major historic sights and just off the main street Vitosha. Situated in the most charming and peaceful neighborhood in the town. The apartment was completely recently renovated and arranged with all you need to feel at home. The 4th floor apartment consis...
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Hostel 123

86 /100

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Hostel 123

Our passion is : to make our house full with friends; to make our city one that you will fill at home; to make our country one that you will love. We have small dorms with 4 and 6 beds and cozy private rooms at the best prices with free breakfast. Our lovely garden and common room are the place...
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7
Moreto & Caffeto

86 /100

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Moreto & Caffeto

Welcome to Sofia's friendliest, somewhat-artisticist, most warmly-welcoming little hostel! We have 4 floors and a basement dedicated to providing you a stay worthy of this wonderful city and the beautiful country beyond. We want to make you feel like family, like buddies at uni and mountain expe...
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8
Guest House 32

84 /100

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Guest House 32

Guest House 32 is situated in the heart of Sofia main shopping, business and historical attractions. Guesthouse32 combines the unique sense to be in the middle of the party, but to enjoy your privacy in the quite and safe atmosphere of the small back-street. A step away from the pedestrian V...
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Hostel N1 in Sofia

82 /100

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Hostel N1 in Sofia

Hostel N1 in Sofia is a vibrant hostel with travelers from all over the world. We are perfect for who wants to explore the city because we are in the middle of the city but also can help you find tours and daytrips outside of Sofia such as the Rila monestary, the seven lakes, the cave known as the E...
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10
Hello Sofia

82 /100

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Hello Sofia

Convenient and welcoming, Hello Sofia is a small boutique guesthouse in Sofia Downtown, surrounded by the most famous city attractions. Our guest bedrooms have been individually furnished and tastefully decorated to the highest standard. Hello Sofia en-suite rooms are equipped with all natural li...
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11
Nightingale Hostel and Guesthouse

80 /100

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Nightingale Hostel and Guesthouse

New hot spot in downtown Sofia city! Just opened after redecoration! Great fun and a lot of info about night life. You can expect comfortable, clean and stylish toilets also. All rooms, common room and bathrooms are on the first floor. Game and Chill-Out Zone, self catering kitchen and laundry.. We...
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12
Orient Express Hostel Sofia

79 /100

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Orient Express Hostel Sofia

We offer variety of rooms to suit each situation: Singles, Doubles, Triples, Quadruple, Private rooms and dormitories. We also have apartments for 2, 4, 6 and 8 people. The house has a common room with sofas and TV, free Internet and Wi-Fi access in it and in each room as well. Our rooms...
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13
Be My Guest Hostel

77 /100

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Be My Guest Hostel

Be My Guest Hostel is a small, family-owned hostel centrally located in downtown Sofia, a mere stones throw from the city's main attractions. Its also only two minutes by foot from the bus stop leading to and from Sofia's airport. Our hostel is clean, comfortable and full of amenities to suit all...
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14
Hostel Ivory Tower

77 /100

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Hostel Ivory Tower

Ivory Tower hostel is aimed at making you feel at home. At all times (24/7) we have a friendly host ready to assist or just keep company. All standard amenities are present – WiFi access, air conditioning, laundry, ironing, shuttle services and private parking (by arrangement), etc. Only a few mi...
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15
GuestHouse Center Sofia

67 /100

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GuestHouse Center Sofia

The GuestHouse Center Sofia is in a Cultural Heritage Building from the early XX c. Located in the heart of the beautiful old town of Sofia city. Our Guest House is the perfect place for travelers who need inexpensive, accommodation in bright, spacious and clean guest rooms. Unique downtown locat...
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16
Apartment Marina

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Apartment Marina

Luxury 2 bedroom apartment, living room, free hi-speed (150 Mbps) Wi-Fi internet, air-conditioner, cable TV -200 channels, DVD, CD, MP3, radio, balcony, central heating. Оne bedroom with a queen sized bed, big wardrobe, cable TV 40 inch-200 channels, tellephon, dry hair, iron and ironing board. Seco...
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17
Tzar Asen

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Tzar Asen

Hotel Tzar Asen is placed in the ideal center of Sofia, Bulgaria, next to the National Palace of Culture. It offers perfect opportunities for resting for individual, group, and family tourists in the capital. Every hotel room has own bath and toilet, TV with satelite programs, and some of the ro...
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18
Dimitrova Hostel & Apartments

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Dimitrova Hostel & Apartments

The 2 bedroom luxury apartment (newly renovated) includes: security iron door, free Wi-Fi internet, air-conditioner, cable TV 40 inch-70 channels, DVD, CD, MP3, radio home-cinema, queen sized bed, wardrobe, telephone. Second room, 2 single beds, wardrobe, cable TV 21 inch-70 channels, iron and ironi...
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Hotel Cheap

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Hotel Cheap

Hotel Cheap is situated on a quiet street in the centre of Sofia, which allows a complete rest.Hotel Cheap is a great choice for low budget travel. If you come to work or explore the city, you already have the opportunity to reduce your costs by staying with Hotel Cheap! The hotel is situated cl...
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Peter Pan

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Peter Pan

Peter Pan lodging is for solo travelers or couples, families and friends looking for budget and affordable lodging, but who will not sacrifice balanced quality and fair service. The hostel is situated in a prime downtown location on Dondukov street, one of most popular and busiest streets, but mo...
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Hostel ICO

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Hostel ICO

We are centrally located, about a kilometer away from the Sofia Central Railway and Central Bus Stations and about 10 km away from the Sofia Airport. We are a family-run hostel established in 1995, centrally located in Sofia in a detached two story building with 24/7 reception and only privately...
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