If you are planning on vacationing in Rhodopes and want to book either an upscale or affordable place to lay your head in Smolyan, there's plenty of great accommodation options with Expedia. Smolyan features around 15 hotels within easy driving distance of the town center.
If you are planning to book accommodation that is only a stroll from the center of Smolyan, Hotel Crystal and Kiparis Alfa Hotel & Spa would be perfect.
The Hotel Finlandia is 7 kilometres (4 miles) away from downtown Smolyan. Another alternative is the Hotel Iceberg & Spa Pamporovo, which is situated 7 kilometres (4 miles) away. The Perelik Palace SPA Hotel and also the Hotel Dafovska are two more Expedia-listed accommodation options worth looking into around Smolyan.
Plovdiv is 60 kilometres (39 miles) to the north of Smolyan and is where you'll find Ethnographic Museum and Saint Marina Church. The Ramada Plovdiv Trimontium and At Renaissance square are some of the Expedia-listed hotel alternatives in Plovdiv. 7 kilometres (4 miles) to the north of Smolyan, you'll also find Pamporovo, which is home to the GRAND MONASTERY and Pearl Lodge. If you're staying in Pamporovo, a couple of places to add to your itinerary are the Pamporovo Ski Resort and FunPark Pamporovo.
If sport is your passion, head to Hristo Botev Stadium, which is 60 kilometres (38 miles) to the north of Smolyan. For visitors who are interested in booking a bed close by, make a reservation in the Hotel Imperial or Boris Palace.
Expedia's travel guide is also a very good way to discover more about Smolyan.