Villa Iskar is situated in a small village 5 minutes drive from the local old town of Samokov. The house is in an elevated position, overlooking the River Iskar with terrific panoromic views of the mountains. Sofia airport is 55 minutees away and Borovets ski resort is 15 minutes drive. Lake Iskar, the largest in the country, and popular for fishing and other leisure activities is a 10 minute drive. Borovets is Bulgaria’s most established ski resort and boasts the longest ski runs in Country (56km). slopes of Mt Musala (2925m). Built on one of the highest peaks in the Balkans, Borovets has twice hosted World Cup Alpine ski rounds and has a world cup ski run for advanced skiers. Ski on the slopes to 9pm!