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The five-star Hotel Marinela Sofia is one of the most iconic buildings in Sofia and the center of the elite in Bulgaria. Designed by the famous Japanese architect Kisho Kurokawa (known as the Japanese), the hotel combines traditional Bulgarian and Japanese architecture with innovative and modern design.
Hotel Marinela has 440 rooms and suites, including the largest and most luxurious presidential suite in Bulgaria with 270 square meters. The apartment is decorated in Renaissance and Baroque style and offers an incredible view of the city and the snow-capped peaks of Vitosha Mountain.
The large capacity of the hotel offers services and amenities that meet the individual needs of both business and leisure travelers. The rooms are designed in a welcoming and modern design and have all the necessary facilities.
Located at more than 30,000 square meters, Hotel Marinela offers a new lifestyle, focused around wellness, comfort, and service.
A spa services, a 20-meter indoor pool, and a new-generation fitness center are also available.
Exhibition Forum Events, the most modern multifunctional hall in Sofia, is ideal for organizing significant events, including business meetings, exhibitions, concerts, weddings, and more. Hotel Marinela has 13 more rooms suitable for meetings, conferences, and banqueting events.
The hotel also offers a wide variety of restaurants and bars. Bar Sakura is undoubtedly the favorite place for businesspeople and cocktail lovers. The bar has a magnificent terrace from where guests can enjoy the hotel's Japanese garden - the fabulous nature and immense biodiversity of the plant and animal world. The "Japanese Garden" is by the model of the 400-year-old Japanese Garden of Hotel New Otani in Tokyo.
Guests can enjoy a total of six restaurants that offer exciting and modern cuisine from different parts of the world - Japanese, Bulgarian, Mediterranean! Club Megami is where you can end your day with style and music.

Why Hotel Marinela Sofia?

2696 sq,m

Total indoor space for meetings and events

1100 sq.m

is the size of our largest banquet hall

700 guests

is the capacity of our largest banquet hall

440 rooms

Offering all the necessary amenities

10 restaurants & bars

Offers various cuisine and high-quality drinks


100 meters from a metro station and 20 minutes from Sofia Airport


Hotel Marinela has 440 rooms and suites, including the largest and most luxurious presidential suite in Bulgaria


Hotel Marinela has 440 rooms and suites, including the largest and most luxurious presidential suite in Bulgaria with 270 square meters.

All rooms offer air conditioning, telephone, high-speed internet, breathtaking views of Vitosha or the city, bathroom with bath or shower, 24 room service, mini bar, safe.

Guests of Hotel Marinela Sofia can visit six outstanding restaurants, several bars with rich whiskey collection and a nightclub:

  • Sakura Lobby Bar is one of the most favorite places to enjoy a cup of coffee or cocktail, for a meeting with friends or an informal business meeting.
  • Restaurant Bulgar - the tradition meets the modern reading of the Bulgarian cuisine in the new restaurant "Bulgar". The menu of Bulgar is a modern reading of the Bulgarian cuisine - selected from dozens of recipes, preserved for thousands of years in the master books and passed as legends by the masters of the kitchen.
  • Ambassador Restaurant is the place where every guest can start their day with a delicious breakfast in a stylish and comfortable atmosphere.
  • Panorama Restaurant located on the top floor enchants its guests with well-chosen treats from around the world and with the iconic for hotel Marinela Sofia view.
  • Captain Cook Restaurant offers an exquisite menu of fish and seafood of the highest quality.
  • Umami - Japanese Food & Garden, Umami is the newest oasis for lovers of gastronomy at Hotel Marinela, Sofia.
  • Sasa Club offers an inspiring atmosphere and modern and stylish design, suitable for business meetings, crazy parties, entertainment, or just dining out with friends.
  • Cigar bar of Hotel Marinela offers a selection of cigars for every connoisseur and a huge selection of whiskey of the best wineries all over the world.
  • Street Lounge - the new city oasis in Sofia awaits you. That is the perfect place to escape from the stressful life and immerse yourself in a harmonious luxury and class. Feel romance, comfort, and coziness. It is suitable for private parties, business lunch, or entertainmen

Discover the unlimited possibilities of Hotel Marinella Sofia for organizing events - from business halls for meetings and conferences to festive weddings to significant social events with exquisite style.

  • 2696 sq. m total indoor spaces for meetings, congresses, exhibitions and conference spaces
  • 1800 sq.m open space for events and exhibitions
  • 1100 sq. m is the space of our biggest banquet hall
  • 700 guests are the capacity of our largest banquet hall
  • 11 breakout rooms - some of them with daylight
  • Conference and banquet hall on the 19th floor with unique panoramic views
  • Without pillars and columns in the halls
  • Located on the ground floor conference center with a separate entrance
  • Japanese Garden, perfect for a welcome drink, cocktail or outdoor party
  • Professional organizer events
  • Audio-visual equipment and technical support
  • WLAN in shared areas and halls
  • Business Center

If you want to keep a good body shape in Sofia Hotel Marinela you can use the services of a modern gym, a spa services and a large swimming pool. There is also  and a Vitamin bar with a huge selection of refreshing and energizing drinks.

  • 20-meter indoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Group activities
  • Spa treatments and massages
  • Aesthe Beauty Lab
  • Code Beauty Salon

Guests can enjoy the hotel's Japanese Garden - the fabulous nature and immense biodiversity of the plant and animal world. The "Japanese Garden" is by the model of the 400-year-old Japanese Garden of Hotel New Otani in Tokyo.

Additional services available to Hotel Marinela guests are:

  • Airport transfer
  • Limousine transfer
  • Concierge
  • Business Center
  • Code Beauty Salon
  • Travel Agency Victoria Holidays
  • Various stores
  • Currency exchange
  • Dentist
  • Car wash



The hotel has an outdoor and underground car parking. The price is 30.00 BGN per day per car. Additional services are a charging station for electric cars as well as a car wash.


Free internet throughout the hotel


Hotel rooms are cleaned daily for free. Additional available paid services are laundry, dry cleaning and ironing.


The hotel reception is open 24 hours a day. Check-in is from 14:00 and check-out until 12:00.


Pets up to 5 kg are allowed upon request and with extra charge.


Payment type is as per your reservation options and choice. The options are with: credit card, bank transfer or cash at hotel reception.


Virtual Tour

Take a peek inside and walk through the rooms, restaurants, bars and spa areas via our 360 degree panoramic virtual tours. For your convenience and better visibility , use the arrows for moving.



1407 Sofia, James Boucher Blvd 100


+359 2 969 2222,



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