This Saturday and Sunday (16 and 17 February 2018) in Hotel Marinela Sofia was held the forum for education abroad “World Education”, organized by Integral. Victoria Group Hotels and Resorts were presented in the section “Career Center”, and all those interested were informed of the opportunities for Internships.

The company’s large portfolio, as hotels and locations, offers opportunities for practical internships in major cities – Sofia and Plovdiv, as well as in the seaside resorts – Sunny Beach and resorts. Elenite, even an alternative for the winter in Pamporovo. The stand enjoyed tremendous interest both from students and students, as well as from candidates with previous experience in other areas.

In March, the “National Days of Career” will be held at the Marinela Hotel in Sofia, where Victoria Group Hotels will be represented and all those who want will be able to get details of the various options, for departments (Front Office , Food and Beverages, Sales, Accounting) and for a duration of the internships –  3. 4 or 6 months. Everybody who has passed the internship is certified with state-recognized vocational training certificate from the licensed center to Victoria Group for Professional Training “Hotel League

Victoria Group Hotels and Resorts received the “Golden Prize” for “Best Tourism Company for 2017” by Tourism and Recreation Magazine. The edition presents the prestigious awards for the thirteenth time, distinguishing the leaders who have contributed to the development of tourism in Bulgaria.

Today, at the 25th International Tourist Excursion, “Holiday & SPA Expo,  under the patronage of the Ministry of Tourism, the prize was awarded to Svetoslav Georgiev, Victoria Sales Group Sales, Marketing and Development Director. He invited all those present during the forthcoming summer season to visit Hacienda Beach’s newest hotel in Sozopol.

The criteria according to which have been defined nominated companies are high culture of service and professional management – factors which promote Bulgaria as an attractive tourist destination. This award is another proof of the leadership position of Victoria Group Hotels and Resorts in the industry. Established in 1996, the holding is the largest hotel operator in Bulgaria with a portfolio of 4 and 5 star hotels in the top destinations of Bulgaria and with key partnerships with the world’s largest tour operators.

During the tennis tournament Diema Xtra Sofia Open 2018 in Arena Armeec an interactive stand of Victoria Group, Victoria Holidays and Hotel Marinela welcomed its guests.

The lucky winners of the raffle Radka Filimonova, Diana Petrova, Mladen Hubenov, Sika Milenova and Ivan Nikolov won a weekend for two at the designed five-star Royal Castle Design & Spa Hotel. Around 40,000 spectators witnessed the attractive tennis matches at the prestigious tennis tournament in Sofia.

Eight of the most promising talents girls and boys aged between 9 and 10 competed for Mini Sofia Open 2018, also part of the Diema Xtra Sofia Open 2018 tennis tournament. ThTitle in girls won Gabriela Georgieva TC “Asenovgrad” and Ivan Ivan “TK Spain” from Varna was the winner for the boys.

Marketing Director Svetoslav Georgiev and Regional Director Plamen Hutov of Victoria Group Hotels & Resorts awarded the young tennis hopes with a weekend for them and their families at the five-star Royal Castle Hotel and Royal Casa Villas.

Tennis Director Paul McNammy sincerely thanks Ms. Marinella Arabadjieva for the partnership and support of Bulgarian tennis.

The business lady also runs its charity, the Marinela Association, which has supported dozens of sports forums throughout the country over the past year and aims to support gifted children in different areas and motivate them to develop their talent.



Sofia Open 2018 Томбола

Тук може да следите имената на победителите от томболата на Victoria Group Hotels & Resorts по време на Sofia Open 2018.

07.02.2018 –

A business women for the 2017 year in the GRAZIA Magazine won Marinela Arabadjieva, owner of VICTORIA GROUP® HOTELS AND RESORTS. Leading tourist company in Bulgaria, with 11 hotels categorized 4 and 5 stars, over 500 holiday villas, tour operator, vocational training center. For eleven years, the fashion magazine has distinguished the best women in 10 categories – television, Internet, society, business, music, sports, designers, actresses, models and a message in time. The main criteria for choosing the most successful ladies are adequacy and merit to their public life in the last year. In the competition were nominated 59 women, but ten won the title “Woman of the Year” in the different categories. Marinela Arabadzhieva was awarded a business women of the year, in the context of the “Without Borders” topic, she said, “Dreams are the ones that lead you and help you cross the border. Business is important courage, determination and purposefulness, very clear knowing where you are going and what you want to achieve. Good results are the result of consistency, hard work and a strong team. ”

Marinela Arabadjieva is an inspiring, strong and successful woman in business. She graduated in pedagogy, international tourism and spatial design. In every hotel she leaves her handwriting, creating an elegant and sophisticated vision because design is her passion. She is married to businessman Valcho Arabadzhiev and has four children. For 20 years he has managed successfully the hotel business, and since last year he has founded “Marinela” Association with the sole purpose of giving children an equal start and a chance for their future realization.

Induction Training Hotel Marinela

On Oct-03-2017 was held the second for this year Induction Training for new employees at Hotel Marinela Sofia. It covered all newly-signed team members during the summer months in the hotel. The aim was to inform the members with all the outlets on the territory of the complex, and at the same time about the hotel chain. Hotel Marinela Sofia, as part of Victoria Group Hotels and Resorts continue its policy of raising the skills and awareness of its employees. Key training and skills training will be launched in the coming weeks to consolidate the market leadership in Sofia.

Foundation Science and Education at the Royal Castle Design & SPA Hotel

From 1 September 2017 the second  half of scientific conferences of the Science and Education Foundation starts in September at the Royal Castle Design & SPA Hotel, Elenite Village Village.
The 2017 program includes the holding of six international scientific conferences on different themes. The main goal of the people who join is to create new dating, to exchange ideas and to discuss current issues in their field of work.
For more than twenty years, founders have been doing business with science and supporting science through business. The first edition of the conference “Ecology and Safety” was held in 1991. They support the publication, the articles presented during the events, the open access scientific journals. They organize dozens of conferences, symposia and seminars. The main goal of organizers who have not changed over time is the desire to connect people, their ideas and goals. The trust of thousands of scientists from all over the world has been won.
1 – 5 September 2017 – 16th International Conference “Economics and Business”
4 – 8 September 2017 – 8th International Conference “Education, Research and Development”
7-11 September 2017 – 11th International Conference “Language, Personality and Society”
More information can be found at the International Science Event site

This month at Hotel Marinela Sofia there was a training course customized for Front Office – “Customer Service Skills Training” and the main focus was on increasing the qualification and the competences of the employees who have direct contact with guests. Key points were handling situations when problem occurs during guest’s stay, stress management, communication with other departments and units, as well as increasing guest’s satisfaction.

Such trainings are planned also for the other year-round properties part of Victoria Group Hotels and Resorts. As a leader in their segment, the company maintains a policy of constantly raising the qualifications of its employees and such training is part of this process.

На официална церемония в Амфитеатъра на град Приморско бяха отличени най-успешните компании в морския регион на страната в конкурса Marine Lifestyle Awards 2017.

Наградите се дават за изключителен успех, иновации и етика, които са важен елемент за просперитета на всяка една компания. Това е признание,както за техния публичен и отговорен бизнес, така и за развитието наикономиката и благосъстоянието на българското обществото.

Отличава се успешното лидерство, повишаването на стандарта в корпоративната общност, опазване на околната среда, както и добрите и благотворителни дейности. Приза –Marine Lifestyle Awards 2017– Лидер в Хотелиерство от името на компания „Виктория груп” получиха Пламен Хутов – регионален управител на “Victoria Group Hotels & Resorts” и Ангелина Ангелова – Директор PR и комуникации на “Victoria Group Hotels & Resorts”.

Тази награда е поредната висока оценка за екипа на Виктория груп, за техния професионализъм, всеотдайност и високи стандарти на работа,които спазват всеки ден. ”

Оценката за работата ни преди всичко идва от нашите клиенти, те са тези които ни задават дневния ред и ние работим  за тях  да се чувстват комфортно и удобно в  хотелите ни. Да си Лидер е задължение и отговорност, но и признание, което „Виктория груп” завоюва със своите четири и петзвездни хотели намиращи се в  топ дестинациите на България . За нашата компания човешкият фактор е водещ и за това ние сме помислили и затяхното кариерно развитие. Центърът ни за професионално развитие „Хотелиерска лига”дава възможност на над 3000 българи да останат в страната и да се развиват тук.”- с тези думи благодари за високото отличие Пламен Хутов – регионален управител на “Victoria Group Hotels & Resorts”

Employees of Hotel Marinela go through a training period, where they get to know the history, organizational structure and the rich portfolio of company hotels. Every new employee of “Victoria Group” is an important and valuable asset for the future development of the company. Corporate social responsibility is an inseparable part of the success and the sustainable development of every company.

This is why one of the main priorities of “Victoria Group” is investing in human capital by conducting trainings and raising the skill level of its employees. Every month the management of Hotel Marinela will determine the subject of training, aiming to raise the quality of service and to improve its team.