Orient Express Hostel

8A Hristo Belchev str., Sofia, Bulgaria, 1000

Overall Rating: 74

One of the most centrally located, brand new hostel, we offer great value for your money with our facilities,variety of private rooms,apartments and dormitories, All- You-Can Eat Breakfast and Free Unlimited Internet Access.

Hostel Policies : 1. The free all you can eat breakfast is for the price of 9+ euro. 2. Free towels are provided for the private rooms only.


Facilities at this hostel include:

  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Currency Exchange
  • Free city tour
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Nightclub
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Bicycle hire
  • Laundry service
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Pets allowed
  • Television room


Rating Type
74 Overall
68 Atmosphere
66 Staff
87 Location
80 Cleanliness
69 Facilities
74 Safety
0 Fun
76 Value

Important Information

Located on the first parallel street of Sofia’s high street - Vitosha Boulevard, the hostel is a perfect place for travelers who enjoy exploring the urban environment. Only 5 minutes walk to the national theatre, national art gallery, national palace of culture and city garden; we are right in the heart of the most beautiful part of the city centre; the best bar and restaurant area and Sofia’s nightlife spots! We offer you variety of rooms to suit every situation and budget: Single, double, triples, quadruple private rooms, dormitories. Apartment for 2, 4, 6, 8 people Great value offer with our complimentary drinks each day of your stay at McCarthy's Irish bar (free vouchers for small vodka - 50 mil. Or gin) All you can eat breakfast includes: (for the price of 9+ euros): * Continental breakfast (ham, 2 kinds of cheese, jam, tea, espresso coffee) * Muesli/ cereals with milk and seasonal fruits, tea, coffee * French croissants with cheese and jam * English breakfast, tea, coffee * Free unlimited internet access – LAN connection, wi- fi access (for the price of 9+ euro p.p.) * Free safe and lockers * No curfew * Free clean and ironed bed linen * Free Sofia maps with the highlights * 24 hours hot water * Free kitchen use (fully equipped) * Fully heated during the winter (central heating) * Laundry * Free towels for the private rooms * Free luggage storage * Children friendly * Telephone & fax facilities * 24 hour reception * Lounge area with big TV screen with 100+ channels * DVD collection * Book exchange * The price of 8 euros for the dormitory does not include breakfast! The all you can eat breakfast is for the price of 9+ euros! Activities: Pub crawl Paintball Paragliding-tandem flights-every day Shooting at the shooting range Horse riding and bow trips One day trips by car to famous destinations in Bulgaria: Vitosha Mountain, Rila Monastery, Koprivshtitza, Plovdiv, Borovetz -12 Euros P.P.