Frequently Asked Questions:


What is Check-In / Check-Out time?

Check-In starts at 2pm (14:00 o’clock.)
Check-Out is until 12 noon (12:00 o’clock.)

Can I check-in early?

Yes, early check-in can be arranged from 8am till 2pm for the arrival date on the reservation, we can arrange it free of charge but it’s based on availability. If you need you room guaranteed for early check-in, please reserve an extra night.

Can I check-out late?

Yes, late check-out can be arranged free of charge, but’s it subject to availability.
Late check-out is considered until 4pm.

What is the maximum occupancy in the rooms?

We have listed in detail the bed(s) size and maximum occupancy under each room type. Please check the specification of the room you are about to reserve. Only registered (checked-in) guests can stay in the room.

Do you allow smoking in the rooms or at the property?

Hotel Magic Castle is entirely non-smoking other than for a specific smoking area by the entrance.

Do you have wireless internet?

We have free Wi-Fi throughout the entire property.

What time is breakfast?

On weekdays, breakfast is served from 7:00 am to 10:00 am and on Saturday & Sunday from 7:00am to 11am. If you have to catch an early flight, we can prepare you a breakfast to go. Please arrange with reception the evening prior to departure.

I have a special diet, can you modify the breakfast that you serve?

Yes, just let us know your dietary requirements at time of reservation, and we will do our best to accommodate you.

Do you have room service?


Do you have a restaurant?

NO, only for pre-planned events.

Do you have daily maid service and what does it include?

We offer full daily maid service from 8am to 1:30pm it includes:
- Refreshing towels
- Bed making (linen change if needed)
- Replacing toiletries and room accessories
- Refill on complimentary mineral water, coffee & tea
- Dusting, vacuum and bathroom cleaning

Where can I work out?

For runners, there is a large park across the street and an even larger one a bit further down. For those who want to train in a gym there are numerous fitness facilities in the city, the closest is in the mall diagonally across the street (Park Center Sofia).


What is your cancelation policy?

We don't have any deadlines for cancellation. But we do ask you to cancel as early as you can so that we can resell the room.

I booked a room from and I need to change my reservation, how should I do this?

In this case you will have to make the changes with

Do you charge a deposit or do you take money from my credit card when I make a reservation?

No. If you reserve through our websites we don't even take your credit card information. You pay when you arrive.

What type of payment is accepted to pay for my accommodation?

We accept: Cash in Bulgarian Levs (BGN) Euros (EUR), US Dollars and British Sterlings. We also accept VISA or MASTER card.

What is the minimum age requirement to check in to the hotel?

The minimum age requirement to check into the room is 18 years old.

What type of ID I need to check-in?

Any type of valid picture ID is acceptable (Passport, Personal ID or Driver’s license.)

Do kids stay free?

Children under age 14 stay free in a room with а paying adult.

Do your rooms allow extra beds (foldable bed, cribs or cots)?

Some of our rooms can accommodate cribs/cots or rollaway beds. There is no extra charge, but you should specify the extra bed/crib you need at the time of reservation.


How do I get to your hotel from the Airport?

From Terminal 2 at Sofia Airport, you can take the metro/subway to our Hotel. You can download a map with directions and train timetable.

When you arrive at Sofia Airport terminal, please go to the “OK Taxi” counter located near the Exit doors of the Arrivals hall and order a taxi.

Taxi cost to our hotel should be approx. 14 to 18 BGN (7 or 8 EUR) depending on the traffic.

Tariffs of OK Taxi on their website

NOTE: Do not go outside the terminal and stop a taxi, there are a lot of scam companies that look like “OK taxi”, but will charge outrageous price to the unsuspecting tourist or visitor. The safest way is to order a proper Taxi from the counter.

Do you have parking directly at the hotel, and how much does it cost?

We no longer offer parking.

How do I get to the center of Sofia, to see important landmarks, is it close to the hotel?

Our hotel is 2.5 km (2 Metro/Subway stops) from the ideal center of Sofia.
The main historical landmark of Sofia are located in the center of the city. If you like you can check out the free organized tour of Sofia (the tour is every day / twice a day 11am & 6pm.)

Please read the following:

The management of the hotel does not tolerate illicit activities on its premises.

Hotel Magic Castle has a zero tolerance policy towards admitting or providing services or accomodations to a person who acts in an obviously intoxicated or disorderly manner.

We reserve the right to deny service.

In emergencies we will enter the rooms without prior notice.

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