1. Bulgaria
  2. Veliko Tarnovo
  3. Nomads Hostel

Nomads Hostel

Location and atmosphere

The hostel is at the heart of the old town of Veliko Tarnovo - on the beautiful Gurko Street famous for its authentic 19th-century houses. Gurko Street was the main street of Veliko Tarnovo when the town was capital of Bulgaria, and is among the most significant sites in the country where the architectural style from the Bulgarian Renaissance has been preserved. Nomads Hostel itself is a memorial house dating back to the revival period in the Bulgarian history and has been renovated to meet the needs of contemporary life. The hostel is certified as a Green lodge by Bulgarian association for alternative tourism. The slogan of Nomads Hostel is "Come as a guest, leave as a friend"!


At Nomads Hostel you get a lot more than just a bed for the night. It is the best located hostel in the town. There are mixed dorms - new comfortable thick mattresses with fresh and clean sheets, blankets and pillow. Bright, spacious and clean rooms. Spacious double private rooms /plus a bunk bed if you are a family or a group of 4 people/. There are also cosy small private rooms for those who seek an oasis for rest and seclusion. All rooms have an amazing view over the river and the mountain. There is high speed free Internet and Wi-Fi connection. Spacious and clean bathrooms – 4 bathrooms in the house. Also available are laundry and fully equipped kitchen. The hosts prepare home-made meal from Bulgarian cuisine and herbal tea from Bulgarian organically grown herbs. They know well many suppliers in the region and buy vegetables, fruits, diary products, etc. from the local people.

Surroundings and activities

Rond Veliko Tarnovo zijn veel mooie bezienswaardigheden, zoals het Tsarevets Fortress (20 minuten lopen van het hostel), de kloof van Emen, waar een eco-trail naartoe loopt (20 km van de stad) en het Preobrajenie monastery, waar u in 2 uur over een eco-trail naartoe kunt lopen.

General information

Opening times accommodationyear roundOpening times campsiteyear roundReservationNecessary during high season

Languages spoken

Bulgarian, German, French, English


Number of persons17Number of rooms5Price single room per night20Price double room per night€ 22-27 Price includes breakfastPrices on request


Sales of own produceBreakfastLunchDinnerDistance to supermarket1 kmDistance to restaurants1 km


Bicycles for rent

Guided excursions in the surroundings

Workshops and courses

Facilities and activities in the surroundings (< 15 km)

Bicycles for rent

Marked trails

Guided nature tours


Special target groups

not allowed to smoke in the rooms

Landscape characteristics

Route description