Standard DreamTrip Retreat to an ultra all-inclusive beachside hotel on the Black Sea, where you can make your own fun with premium amenities and complimentary activities — there’s even an included water park! Plus, see ancient ruins, the Church of St. Sofia and more on a walking tour in historic Nessebar. Book by July 29.
About Your Trip
Get ready to be wowed as you experience the perfect blend of beachside relaxation and fascinating historical finds on this DreamTrip to Elenite, Bulgaria. Take an exciting walking tour in the 3,000-year-old seaside city of Nessebar, where you'll wander the cobbled streets of Old Town, lined with Byzantine-era ruins. Marvel at ancient sites like a temple of Apollo, a wall from the Thracian fortifications, the UNESCO-protected Church of St. Sofia and more. You’ll also have some free time to shop and further explore the city on your own — why not pick up a souvenir to commemorate your trip?
What we love:
Your fabulous hotel had been updated with an extensive all-inclusive plan that incorporates certain extras with your stay — including all meals, and spa center and waterpark access — so you don’t have to worry about a thing!
The wooden windmill in Nessebar. Built during the Renaissance period, it’s located on the bridge connecting the old and new parts of town and has become one of the city’s most iconic symbols.
Your DreamTrip includes 6 days and 5 nights* in Elenite, Bulgaria, as well as:
Ultra all-inclusive, meal-and-beverage package at the hotel, including all buffet meals, snacks and beverages, plus 1 visit to the a la carte Italian restaurant per person, per stay. See Itinerary for details and restrictions.
Complimentary access to the indoor pool, sauna and "ice bucket" at the Spa Center.
Complimentary access to Aquapark Atlantida.
Daily activities at the hotel, including yoga, tennis and mini-golf.
Evening animation program featuring shows and concerts at Amphitheater Arena.
Full-day walking tour of Nessebar; includes lunch, transportation and an English-speaking guide. See Itinerary for details and restrictions.
Welcome reception at the hotel with open bar and snacks.
Farewell buffet dinner at the hotel’s private ballroom venue; includes soft drinks, beer, wine and other alcoholic drinks.
A host, whose goal is to ensure you have a great DreamTrips experience from landing to liftoff — they host a welcome reception on arrival day, attend scheduled activities throughout the trip, notify the group of itinerary updates and more. (Please note: A host will be provided only on trips with bookings of 10 or more adults.)
A convenient “Know Before You Go” guide, with details of your trip and other helpful travel information. (Please note: This guide will be emailed to you within a week of your travel start date.)
*Want to stay an extra night or two? Make the most of your trip with our specially negotiated prices for pre- and post-night stays! Click select, then choose from the options available at the bottom of the “Check Availability” section.
The closest commercial airports to the hotel are Burgas Airport (BOJ), approximately 23.5 miles (38 kilometers) away, and Varna Airport (VAR), approximately 66 miles (106 kilometers) away.
Airfare is not included in the trip price.
Airport transfers are not included in this trip. Make sure to arrange your own transfers between the airport and your hotel.
On this DreamTrip to Elenite, Platinum Members will receive an exclusive welcome gift. Toast to great times ahead as you enjoy a complimentary bottle of wine and a fruit basket (1 of each per room) upon arrival.
Ultra all-inclusive, meal-and-beverage package at the hotel, including all buffet meals, and all snacks and beverages, plus 1 visit to the a la carte Italian restaurant per person, per stay. (See below for details, meal times, etc.)
Check into the hotel at any time after 2 PM. 2-6 PM: Visit the welcome table in the hotel lobby. Welcome reception with snacks and 1 soft drink or 1 glass of wine* at the hotel’s pool bar area. 7-9 PM: Welcome dinner at the hotel’s Royal Castle Restaurant; includes soft drinks, beer, wine and other alcoholic drinks.
A day at your leisure. We suggest that you take advantage of the endless activities and amenities available at the hotel. You can make a splash at the on-site Aquapark Atlantida, get active with yoga or tennis, chill on the beach, treat yourself to some pampering spa time, take in the evening entertainment and much more. The choice of fun is all yours!
8-8:45 AM: Buffet breakfast at Royal Castle Restaurant.
9 AM – 3 PM: Full-day walking tour of Nessebar; includes lunch, transportation and an English-speaking guide.See below for details and restrictions.
9 AM: Meet in the hotel lobby, then depart by bus to Nessebar.
Arrive in Nessebar and embark on a walking tour around the old city, with narration by a professional, English-speaking guide.
Marvel at the stunning exteriors of historic churches devoted to saints (Stefan, John Aliturgetos, John the Baptist, Spas, Paraskeva, Sofia and Todor), Christ Pantocrator and the archangels Gabriel and Michael.
Other cultural and historical landmarks you can see in the old city include fortified Byzantine-era walls, Roman and Turkish baths, an archeological museum and more.
Enjoy some free time to explore the city on your own.
12:15 PM: Meet up with the group again and walk to a local restaurant.
12:30 PM: Enjoy 3-course lunch at a local restaurant; includes 1 mineral water and 1 soft drink.
Transfer back to the hotel.
3 PM: Upon arrival the hotel, enjoy the rest of the day and evening at your leisure.
A day at your leisure. Continue to enjoy all that your hotel has to offer, from sports and activities and complimentary on-site waterpark to delectable local cuisine and all-day snacks and more.
A day at your leisure. Continue to enjoy all that your hotel has to offer, from sports and activities and complimentary on-site waterpark to delectable local cuisine and all-day snacks and more. 7-9 PM: Gather with your fellow DreamTrippers for a farewell buffet dinner at the hotel’s private ballroom venue; includes soft drinks, beer, wine and alcoholic drinks. Day 6
The morning at your leisure until checkout and your flight. Check out of the hotel by noon.
*The minimum age to consume alcohol is 18 years. Age is determined at the time of travel with valid, government-issued ID.
Itinerary subject to change.
Your ultra all-inclusive stay includes:
Daily buffet breakfast (7:30-10 AM), lunch (12:30-2:30 PM) and dinner (6:30-9:30 PM) at the hotel’s main restaurant.
Soft drinks, beer and wine at lunch.
Soft drinks, beer, wine and other alcoholic beverages at dinner.
1-time visit to the a la carte Italian restaurant (6-10 PM) on the day of your choosing; includes beer, wine and local alcoholic and nonalcoholic drinks. Please note: Reservations are required and should be made by 11 AM at the hotel’s reception desk.
Snacks such as sandwiches, salads, fresh fruit and desserts available daily (10 AM – 6 PM and 9 PM – 1 AM.).
Burgers, doner kebabs (gyros), hot dogs and fornetti on the Promenade (10 AM – 5 P,.).
Snacks, beer, soft drinks, coffee and tea at the pool bar at Aquapark Atlantida (10 AM – 5 PM).
Beer, wine, soft drinks, coffee, tea and local alcoholic beverages at the hotel’s lobby bar.
Complimentary use of the indoor pool, sauna and “ice bucket” at the Spa Center (9 AM – 9 PM). Please note: Salt lake, massages, beauty treatments, whirlpool, steam bath and Turkish bath are at an additional cost.
Complimentary access to the fitness center (9 AM – 7 PM).
Daily activities, including Zumba®, yoga, water aerobics and more. Please check activity calendar at the time of travel for more details.
Tennis at the Royal Castle venue (9 AM – 9 PM). Equipment also available.
Mini-golf at the Royal Park venue (9 AM – 9 PM). Equipment also available.
Children’s club for guests ages 4-12 years (10 AM – noon and 3-5 PM). Not available on Mondays.
Evening animation program featuring shows and concerts at Amphitheater Arena. Not available on Mondays.
Full-day walking tour of Nessebar:
Please note: All sightseeing is from the outside of buildings. No entrance fees are included. You may enter buildings at your own expense during free time.
This activity involves extensive walking outdoors, including over uneven ground and up and down some stairs. It is not recommended for guests with mobility issues or certain health conditions. Please consult your doctor prior to booking travel.
We recommend that you wear comfortable footwear and clothing and bring a hat and sunscreen.
Photography and video recording are not permitted inside the churches visited during this tour.
Please note: Children ages 17 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult during this tour. Age is determined at the time of travel with valid, government-issued ID.
Indicated times are approximate and subject to change. • Itinerary activities are subject to change due to weather conditions and may run in reverse order.
Get away from the everyday at Royal Castle Design & Spa, a luxe beachfront hotel now offering an ultra all-inclusive stay for the ultimate in indulgence, convenience and comfort. Included meals and complimentary amenities and activities — including an amazing on-site waterpark and tons of things to do for kids of all ages — really make this a standout experience, and the perfect place to unwind with your loved ones.
3 restaurants, 3 bars and 5 snack areas (part of the all-inclusive package), plus 1 lounge and a piano bar (admission at an additional cost)
Castle Winery with tasting rooms (admission at an additional cost)
1 outdoor pool with sun loungers and umbrellas
Spa Center featuring complimentary access to the indoor pool, sauna and ice bucket; massage services, beauty treatments, Jacuzzi, steam room and Turkish bath are also available (at an additional cost)
Aquapark Atlantida, with 3 seasonal outdoor pools, waterslides, separate kids’ area, sun loungers and umbrellas
Steps from the public beach
Children’s club for guests ages 4-12 years
Evening animation program featuring shows and concerts at Amphitheater Arena (closed on Mondays)
Daily activities, including Zumba, yoga, water aerobics and more
Tennis court and mini-golf available (including equipment)
Complimentary golf-cart transportation between the parking area and the hotel complex (upon request and subject to the schedule)
Complimentary self-parking (subject to availability)
Double Side Sea View Room accommodations with:
1 king bed (Please note: Bedding type is subject to hotel availability. Twin beds are not available. Child pricing is based on sharing existing bed(s). No extra bed available.)
Maximum occupancy 2 adults, or 1 adult and 1 child age 11 years or younger
Minimum occupancy 1 adult
Studio Side Sea View Room accommodations with:
1 king bed or round double bed (Please note: Bedding type is subject to hotel
availability. Twin beds are not available. Child pricing is based on
sharing existing bed(s) or extra sofa bed.)
Maximum occupancy 3 adults, or 2 adults and 1 child age 11 years or younger
Minimum occupancy 2 adults, or 2 adults and 1 child age 11 years or younger
2-Bedroom Park View Room accommodations with:
2 king beds or 2 round double beds (Please note: Bedding type is subject to hotel availability. Twin beds are not available. Child pricing is based on sharing existing bed(s) or extra sofa bed.)
Maximum occupancy 4 adults, or 4 adults and 1 child age 11 years or younger, or 3 adults and 2 children ages 11 years or younger.
Minimum occupancy 4 people
All room types include:
In-room temperature control
Private bathroom with shower and bathtub and complimentary toiletries
Bathrobe and slippers to use during your stay
Minibar (consumption at an additional cost)
Wide-screen LCD television with satellite channels
Complimentary Wi-Fi in your room and throughout the hotel
Check-in: 2 PM Checkout: Noon Minimum check-in age is 18
Royal Castle Design & Spa Hotel Royal Club Victoria Elenite 8259, Bulgaria
Pricing for children for this hotel may differ from (and be greater than) pricing for adults. Click SELECT to check. If the pricing for children differs from the pricing for adults, refer to the Terms and Conditions section for further details.
Hotel Check-in Requirements:
By booking this DreamTrip I understand that the hotel may request a credit card upon check-in. The hotel may request the credit card in order to: a) place a monetary hold of US$50-200; or b) hold for incidental, security or other charges. By booking, I acknowledge having received notice of this potential charge and accept that Rovia™ recommends a credit card rather than a debit or bank card be used in the event the hotel requests the card.
I understand that any such request made by the hotel is outside of the control of Rovia and is strictly a hotel policy. Should I have questions concerning the hotel’s policy, I accept responsibility for contacting the hotel independent of Rovia.
For peace of mind, why not consider an optional travel insurance plan through Travel Guard? Offering assistance with common travel problems like flight delays or lost luggage, Travel Guard can help you start your next adventure prepared for the unexpected!
Please be aware that travel insurance will be your only option for any waived penalties, or a refund, if your DreamTrip is cancelled due to restrictions in your starting location (not in your travel destination) and you are inside the cancellation window (see Terms and Conditions). Rovia will cover only those cancellations that result from restrictions in your DreamTrip destination.
At the time of booking, you will see a page with your order number and trip cost. This is your confirmation. Please retain and bring this information with you on your trip.
Gratuities are not included. We suggest providing gratuities at your own discretion.
Travel is unpredictable and country restrictions due to COVID-19 change regularly; please understand that the policies below apply and you are encouraged to purchase travel protection.
Cancellation Policy*: If you cancel 46 days or more before the start date of your trip, you will get a refund less a fee of up to US$100. If you cancel within 45 days of the start date of your trip, your trip will not be refunded. All fees are applicable on a per-person basis.
*This cancellation policy is subject to rules and regulations in applicable jurisdictions in which our travel supplier is based. In the event of conflict between the cancellation policy displayed here and cancellation terms in supplier booking terms, the more restrictive of the two terms will prevail.
Name Change Policies: Name changes are generally not allowed on trips to avoid fraud, gaming and profiteering. We want to ensure that most of our travelers are members. For this DreamTrip, we do make certain exclusions, including the policy below:
We reserve the right to refuse a name change at our sole discretion. If allowed, name changes must be done no later than July 29 and are subject to a fee up to US$100. Name changes after this date are not allowed.
Transfer of Booking Policies: Transfers of bookings from one member to another member are subject to the policy below:
Booking transfers must be done no later than July 29 and are subject to a fee of up to US$100. Booking transfers after this date are not allowed.
The price shown above is subject to change based on promotional pricing availability, room type(s) booked, taxes, etc.
Pricing shown is for each person and is based on 2 adults per room.
Members can’t combine DreamTrips Points. Your membership level determines the maximum amount of DreamTrips Points you can use.
Hotel/resort credits and/or discounts cannot be converted to cash, and any not used during your stay will expire immediately upon your departure. Member is responsible for paying any taxes that may be added to items purchased with hotel/resort credit.
In the unfortunate event that an activity or excursion is no longer available, we will substitute a similar activity of equal or greater value.
Make sure that your passport and visa, if applicable, are up to date before you leave! It’s important to double check that you have all the identification and other documentation required by the specific country you’re traveling to. In many countries, passports and visas must be valid for 6 months or longer after the trip end date. If you are unable to obtain the required identification and other documentation, the Cancellation Policy for this DreamTrip will apply.
Each individual, including each child, who is coming along with you on your DreamTrip is required to have a booking prior to the commencement of the trip. If you do not book and pay for each such person in advance of the trip, you will be charged the hotel’s then-current rate, not the trip price, for each such person at the time of your check-in.
Pricing for children is based on their age at the time of travel and may be subject to additional terms and conditions of individual hotels and all-inclusive resorts. Also, pricing for children can vary, and may be higher than pricing for adults. Therefore, before you book any travel, please check the relevant hotel or resort website for applicable terms and conditions as well as details regarding their pricing structure.
Please don’t consider your change requests official until you receive a confirmation email from us.