About Shiroka laka

Hotel Kalina is part of the architectural reserve of Shiroka laka in the Rodopi mountains in Sоuthern Bulgaria. Широка лъка

Coziness and hospitality are just 90 km south of Plovdiv and 250 km from Sofia. Skiing resort Pamporovo is pnly 12 km away and for our guests we have comfy shuttles. The hotel rooms have TV and free WiFi, breakfast is included, and parking lot is just in front of the hotel. The food in the traditional restaurant/mehana/ is consistently tasty and the fireplace exudes warmth the moment you walk in. In Shiroka laka you meet the modern facilities and cozy rural ambience.

Hotel kalina – eating delicious, sharing warmth!


Family hotel Kalina has 30 beds (28+2) in 10 nicely furnished rooms and apartments. Traditional restaurant with 55 seats, Rodopi mehana with 35 seats, outdoor bistro with 50 seats and WiFi internet are available to the guests. All areas and rooms in the hotel are non-smoking. Smoking zone is above the outdoor shelter of the summer bistro. See description of rooms and prices.

Friendly atmosphere and outstanding food is what we feature from the others. You are our guests in family hotel Kalina гости, and we love to be your hosts and to share you joyfulness from exploring the traditions, culture, and nature of the Rhodope mountains in Bulgaria.

Shiroka laka is a small village in Southern Bulgaria with 500 residents. It is an architectural reserve with beautiful museum – houses, old bridges and monuments of culture. There are also bank office, post office, cash mashine, information center, library, shops, bread bakery and petrol station.


Shiroka laka is located 12 km away from the winter ski resort Pamporovo in Rhodope mountains. We provide ski & snowboard rental in our Winter sports school ProLine , and organize shuttle to the ski slope Stoykite-Snezhanka (8 km from the hotel). After a snowy skiing day or an active day in the mountains, your coziness is guaranteed by the delicious slow cooked dishes and welcoming vibe.

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Exploring the Rhodopes

Start from Shiroka laka! Shiroka luka is a traditional village, located 90 km from Plovdiv and 12 km from the popular ski resort Pamporovo in the Rhodope mountains in Bulgaria. The village is settled …

festival meze


FEBRUARY Day of the traditional meze from the Rhodope mountains Bulgarian meze means a bite of food, normally meat, salami, different types of cheese, pate and vegetables. There are quite various food…

Ски в Пампорово

Outdoor Activities

Shiroka laka is just a few steps away from the walking forest trails of the Rhodope mountains. Only 8 km away is the nearest ski slope of the resort Pamporovo – ski slope Stoykite-Snezhanka. The…