Find the best place to stay — Plovdiv

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Plovdiv?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Plovdiv. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Saint Marina Church: 40 holiday lettings
  • St st Konstantin and Elena Church: 41 holiday lettings
  • Plovdiv Amphitheatre: 41 holiday lettings
  • Plovdiv Station: 45 holiday lettings
  • Plovdiv Stadium: 41 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Plovdiv listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Plovdiv?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 36 apartments in Plovdiv. Our other popular types of Plovdiv holiday rentals include:

    Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Plovdiv?

    Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Plovdiv. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

      Make a holiday rental home or property in Plovdiv, Bulgaria your home away from home

      Plovdiv is Bulgaria’s second largest city, boasting an amazing history, traces of which can still be seen today in the amazing architectural and cultural identity of the city. Plovdiv has been shaped by influences from many eras, creating a staggeringly beautiful, lively and fascinating city, and one which you must visit if you are travelling to Bulgaria. The countryside surrounding the city is one of dramatic mountain landscapes and beautiful forests which stretch as far as the eye can see. Plovdiv holidays provide extraordinary value for money, offering sensational facilities at a price you couldn’t dream of in the more established resorts of Europe.

      Things to do in Plovdiv, Bulgaria

      The mountains of Plovdiv are a perfect escape for those wishing to escape the usual mountain resorts of Europe, and escape to somewhere truly remote and fantastically unaltered by the invasive arm of mass tourism. The many beautiful Alpine resorts of the Plovdiv area are a huge asset for tourism in Bulgaria, offering stunning activity holidays throughout the year, which combine perfectly with the rich culture still prominent in the area.

      During the winter, the Plovdiv region of Bulgaria is a fantastic skiing destination. Snow cover in the Rhodopi Mountains is excellent, and the lift systems are extensive and modern. The resort of Pamporovo is a particular treasure, and boasts some of the sunniest skiing in Europe. The resorts of Plovdiv are ideal for family holidays, as there is an excellent mix of terrains, from the steady learner slopes for those new to the sport, and some fantastic off-piste skiing that will require tight turns and excellent tree-dodging abilities! There are also a great range of ski schools to choose from, should you require tuition, and English is spoken in most.

      During the summer months, the mountains of the Plovdiv region are still awash with discerning tourists who flock to Plovdiv accommodation to walk, ride and mountain bike through the incredible terrain. The mountainous landscape is awash with fascinating places of interest, from the idyllic rural churches, villages and monasteries to the natural wonders of huge caves, emerald lakes and flower strewn meadows. Caving, canoeing pony trekking and fishing holidays all thrive from a holiday rental cottage in Plovdiv, and nature lovers will be in their element, as the whole area is a haven for over 200 species of bird, as well as many large mammals.

      Places to visit in Plovdiv, Bulgaria

      Plovdiv is a city with origins dating back further than those of famous ‘ancient cities’, including Rome and Athens. The remarkable array of monuments, galleries and museums make a holiday rental in Plovdiv a dream for historians and anyone with an interest in ancient cultures. The Old Town of Plovdiv is an absolute marvel to behold, and creates a remarkable open-air museum to the history of the cultural development of Europe. The open air Roman Theatre, which still hosts summer performances, is among the most impressive sights to see in Plovdiv, but the Church of St Marina, the Ottoman Mosque and the Bachkovo Monastery are all well worth exploration from any Plovdiv accommodation.

      Weather in Plovdiv, Bulgaria

      Summers in Plovdiv are surprisingly warm. Temperatures during the period between the start of June and the end of September peak in the mid 20’s (˚C) on the majority of days, with an amazing average of 10 hours of sunshine per day. Winters can be cold, with average temperatures from December until the end of February staying between 0 and 5˚C.

      Travel to Plovdiv, Bulgaria

      There are an amazing range of flights to Plovdiv Airport (PDV) considering its size. Located 12km from the city of Plovdiv, flights to Plovdiv Airport place you right in the heart of the region, and there are many flights to Plovdiv to consider. BH Air provides the majority of flights to Plovdiv Airport, although there are other carriers, many operating from Ireland. Bristol (BRS), Birmingham (BHX), East Midlands (EMA), London, Manchester (MAN) and Newcastle(NEW) all have services direct to Plovdiv Airport.

      Attractions in and around Plovdiv

      First time in Plovdiv and looking for things to do? Don't miss landmarks such as Saint Marina Church and Plovdiv Amphitheatre, and unique cultural highlights such as Ethnographic Museum. Other places to visit in town include Ivan Vazov National Library of Bulgaria, Dzhumaya Mosque and St st Konstantin and Elena Church.