Hotel Rikli Balance ****S
Rikli Balance Hotel (totally renewed in 2018) sits in the centre of the town of Bled, one of the most well-known places in Slovenia thanks to the properties of the thermal water here in the north west of the country. The Hotel is surrounded by centuries-old trees, a lake, the Castle of Bled and the Giulie Alps. The Hotel, which boasts all the mod-cons guests may need, is home to one of the best Spas in Slovenia which has numerous swimming pools filled with thermal water and a fitness area that is big enough to host groups of guest looking to train together. There are 3 restaurants at this Hotel, a café with a terrace, an American Bar, patisserie, pizzeria, hair salon, souvenir ship and a bank. Furthermore, the Hotel can organize congresses and events in the multi-functional rooms which, when used together, make up the biggest congress centre in Bled.
The Ziva Health Farm, one of the best Spas in Slovenia, offers many types of massages, saunas, baths and face and body treatments. The spa boasts a large thermal swimming pool complex, made up of indoor and outdoor pools, and a children’s pool, and these pools, which are on different levels, are connected via a slide. There are 2 Finnish saunas, one hot and one warm and both with aromatherapy and luminotherapy, and two Turkish baths, a lanconium for cooling the body after the sauna, a cooling pool and a Jacuzzi can also be enjoyed here.
The 150 rooms and suites at Rikli Balance Hotel have balconies with a view of the lake and park, and the corner suites, in particular, have large terraces with a panoramic view of Bled. The rooms have air conditioning, a direct telephone, television with Pay TV and a minibar.
Rikli Balance Hotel offers 3 different restaurants, satisfying all guests’ needs. One Restaurant looks out over the lake and serves breakfast and buffet dinners and is well equipped for organising events. Another Restaurant has a panoramic terrace and serves an à la carte menu with specialities from the local and international cuisine, as well as children’s and special dietary menus. The third Restaurant is located within the health farm and serves up healthy dishes for adults and children. Small snacks are also available at the Aperitive Bar.
Some of the Hotel’s services and facilities:
Bled is a popular holiday resort for Alpine and spa tourism, boasting attractions such as the Bled Lake and an island that can be visited via characteristics boats called ‘plenta’. The town is also home to the oldest castle in Slovenia and it offers a splendid view of the lake and Alps, and guests can visit an old printing shop here and aromatic herb gallery here. A trip in a carriage driven by a traditional ‘fiaccherai’ is a must, whilst other attractions in the surroundings include the Blejski basin and waterfall, Mount Vogel, which can be reached via a cable car, and various ski destinations in the Giulie Alps.
City tax to be paid at the hotel: Eur 1.50 per person per day. Registration tax (over 6 years) Eur 1 per person.
Wireless internet access
Restaurants in the vicinity
SPA pool in the hotel
18-hole golf course
Indoor swimming pool
Children's swimming pool