Destination guide

Explore the lush setting in Samokov

The forests and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Samokov. Renowned for its skiing, spas and snowboarding, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Samokov

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? You'll be sure to enjoy Samokov for its skiing and swimming. Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Samokov has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Borovets Ski Resort (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Malyovitsa Ski Resort (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Er Sofia Golf Club (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Samokov

Travelers enjoy Samokov for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in January, February, December or November, when snowfall averages 21.54 inches and temperatures average 27°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Samokov

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Samokov is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Iskar Reservoir (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Musala Peak (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Seven Rila Lakes (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)

Transportation options to and around Samokov

The nearest airport is in Sofia (SOF), located 26.8 mi (43.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Samokov?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 40 holiday lettings near Samokov. From 6 Houses to 17 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Samokov is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Samokov?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 6 Houses in Samokov. Our other popular types of Samokov holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 8 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Samokov?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Samokov. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.