Most resorts in Bulgaria are recreational areas, that is, recreation areas designed to restore and improve the body, created in wild corners of nature, untouched by civilization. Right among the forests on the coasts of Bulgaria, cozy boarding houses and clinics grew up, which over time expanded their infrastructure and turned into modern comfortable resorts. So it was with the club complex Elenite. At the foot of the Stara Planina mountain, where deer lived in dense forests, structures began to appear one after another in 1985. It was decided to call this resting place Elenite, “deer” in Bulgarian.
According to Wholevehicles, Resort Elenite is a comfortable, inexpensive vacation in a closed and like a privileged club, where everything is conducive to a leisurely, secluded and relaxing pastime. They say that even the Spanish Ibiza pales against the background of the views and panoramas of the Elenite resort. You definitely could not expect such stunning beauty from Bulgaria and the Black Sea. Delicately and organically, white villas with red tiled roofs, a yellow beach, multi-colored fun water park slides and complex multi-level architecture of modern hotels of the complex fit into the riot of green, azure and blue colors of the surrounding landscape. An electric car busily drives along the paths here, children frolic in warm pools, and surfers and windsurfers cut through the cleanest sea. Everything is in the best traditions of European recreation.
How to get there
Elenite is located ten kilometers north of Sunny Beach and only 40 km from Burgas Airport.
Weather in Elenite
Mountains and the sea meet here, forming a picturesque bay. Mount Stara Planina covers the village from the north, reliably protecting from cold winds, and a huge amount of greenery that envelops Elenite guarantees a cozy atmosphere and clean air. The combination of sea air and coniferous forests, growing in abundance along the coast, has a healing effect on health. There is no sweltering heat here: the average air temperature is about + 28 °.
In a word, mild, pleasant climate, lack of winds, gently sloping sandy coast and water temperature of +24 degrees from May to October, contribute significantly to the attractiveness of this place for tourists, especially for vacationers with small children.
The resort consists of Sunrise and Sunset villas, bungalows, as well as 4 and 5-star hotels Royal Park, Andalusia, Atrium, Zornitsa Sands, which are located compactly and at the same time enough separately, which allows vacationers not to interfere with each other. Read more about them on the Elenite hotels page.
This resort has long been chosen by couples with children, so the service and infrastructure of the hotels is also focused on the convenience of small guests. Here you can be provided with comfortable furniture for children, cribs, high chairs, playgrounds, babysitting, animation services.
Children have at their disposal the Atlantis water park and the Aladdin club, which is located in a specially built house, a small copy of the eastern palace from the fairy tale “1000 and one night”. With friendly animators, children are delighted to play Indians and Pirates of the Caribbean. In a word, your baby will not be bored here.
Cuisine and restaurants
There are many restaurants, bars and cafes here, so during the holidays it is easy to avoid the feeling of the same type of buffet at the hotel. Restaurant “Sozopol” is the pinnacle of the gastronomic complex, consisting of a cocktail bar, a nightclub and a patisserie on the veranda, directly below which is a saltwater pool. Here you can taste Bulgarian cuisine and enjoy beautiful views of the coast.
The large restaurant “Taliana” in the form of a ship, designed for 320 people, is located right on the beach in close proximity to the sea. The specialization of this institution is all kinds of fish dishes and delicacies.
In Elenite, it is worth trying the local grape brandy in one of the taverns or wine cellars.
Shopping and souvenirs
In Elenite, despite all its intimacy and disregard for worldly fuss, there is everything a modern person needs in order not to feel abandoned on a desert island. There is even a shopping center and supermarkets, as well as a large number of stalls selling seasonal vegetables and fruits and souvenir shops where you can buy rose oil or perfume from the Rose Valley, silver and ceramics.
Entertainment and attractions in Elenite
All hotels in the resort are located right on the seashore, there are many restaurants with European and national cuisine, there are taverns, a wine cellar, day and night bars, an outdoor pool with sea water, tennis courts and a yacht club.
Adults will also enjoy volleyball, football, aerobics, archery, table tennis and billiards. There is also an excellent equestrian center here. In the evening, in the amphitheater, you can watch bright, incendiary performances of dancers.