In this section you will find information related to venue and accommodation arrangements. Please keep in mind that travel and accommodation costs are at the expense of the participants. However, as a project representative, you can claim the travel and accommodation costs in your next progress report and be reimbursed by the programme.
April is a busy month in Sofia this year, as the city is buzzing with activities related to the current Bulgarian EU Presidency. Therefore, we encourage you to book your stay and make your travel arrangements as soon as possible.
Sofia is the capital, largest and most populated city of Bulgaria. Being located in the centre of the Balkan Peninsula, it is the eldest city in the country, where the mix of influences is striking. Read more: www.visitsofia.bg/en/
Sofia Event Center
Address: Paradise Center (Floor 3)
Cherni Vrah Boulevard 100, 1407 Hladilnika, Sofia, Bulgaria
Phone number: +359 2 447 0707
If you arrive from the city center, metro is a very convenient option to reach the venue. Get off at 'Vitosha' and follow the signs to the shopping center (exit 7). Once in, look for an elevator or escalators and make your way up to the 3rd floor and Sofia Event Center. We will there to greet you!
From the airport
Please note that if you arrive at Terminal 1, the metro is not extended until there. You have to take a free-of-charge shuttle running every 30 minutes from 7am to 7pm to get to terminal 2.
We have prepared a list of hotels with special offers for you. Some hotels have accepted to block some rooms for our participants with release date in February or in March, you will find information about their conditions in the list below.
10 rooms have been blocked for our participants. Please contact [email protected] if you are interested.
Price: 100 euros for a single accommodation
70 rooms of different prices have been blocked for our participants until the 15 February. If you are interested, you can use the following reservation code: INTERREG-24-25-04-2018.
30 rooms are available for a stay from the 23 to 25 April only. For our participants, rooms have been blocked until the 15 February. If you are interested, you can can use the code Interreg.
Price: 135 euros standards rooms
Stars: 5 *
Address: 1 Bulgaria Blvd
Phone: +359 2 933 5000
Email: [email protected]; [email protected]
Distance from the airport - 12 km, access – by metro (line 1)
Distance from the Sofia Event Centre – 5 km, access – by metro (line 2)
Distance from the airport - 13 km, access – by metro (line 1 and 2)
Distance from the Sofia Event Centre – 4.5 km, access – by metro (line 2)
Other hotels can be booked for instance via www.booking.com.