The name "Golden sands" comes from an old legend: Pirates dig in huge golden treasure in the seaside north from Varna.

The land took revenge on the bandits and transformed the gold into wonderful sand.

The resort's beach strip is 3,5 km. long and up to 100 m wide. Golden Sands is a modern and esteemed Bulgarian summer resort, located at a distance of only 17 km (some 10 miles) from the largest city on the Black Sea coast – Varna. The international airport of Varna (recently renovated and extended) is 25 km (ca. 17 miles) from the resort. The Golden Sands resort is located in close proximity to the Golden Sands National Park, a favorite place for hiking and bicycle riding. One can find literally everything within the resort location they may need for a perfect holiday. There are plenty of restaurants offering world cuisine dishes while for those who prefer cooking at home there are supermarkets nearby. Lots of entertainments are available for the kids, too. If one seeks relaxation or recovery, they can take advantage of the SPA and balneology center. Music and dance fans can fully enjoy the various nightclubs and bars on the beach at night. Every year hundreds of thousands of tourists from all over the world are visiting this high-class resort. People enjoy the hospitality and friendly attitude offered by the local people. The latter are fluent in English and Russian, many speak German and Spanish as well.


The average air temperature in Summer is 27-30 degrees and the water temperature is 25-28 degrees. Golden sands suits both

sun-worshippers and sightseers being near by Varna - the third largest town in Bulgaria, the pearl of the Bulgarian Black Sea coast

with a great number of places of interest. The resort has wonderful conditions for recreation, entertainment, sport and spa treatment.

It is a paradise for children and restful holiday for parents. It has been awarded the prestigious Blue Flag international ecology

prize several times.