Bulgaria’s oldest seaside resort – Saint Constantine and Elene is only 10 km north of Varna. It is small and secluded, and offers excellent opportunities to rest and relax in peace and quiet. They say, the air in this area has a high concentration of negatively charged ions which have a beneficial effect on the human body. The little bays and fine beaches of fine sand are ideal for underwater diving and fishing. The hotel-studded woods abound in coniferous and deciduous trees- oakl elm, fir, cedar and cypress. You can enjoy walking around the shady alleys in the park, swim in the sea or get tanned at the beach. In the evening you can taste some of the delicious national dishes or enjoy folklore show in the numerous open-air restaurants.
One of the sights of interest in the resort is the chapel which once belonged to the convent Saints Constantine and Elena It is a one-nave basilica and was built half into the ground. The stone slab in front of the altar covers a spring from which holy water gushes out, according to a legend.
If you decide to stay in of 2-star and 3-starn family hotels, offering a genuine homey atmosphere. They are quiet and provide all amenities and comfort, and a lot of extra services. The majority of them have cable or satellite TV in the hotel rooms as well as modern communications.
The Sunny Day Complex
Ten kilometers north of Varna, a quiet bay in the resort of Saint Constantine and Elene has given shelter to the Sunny Day Complex. It meets all the requirements of the club type of tourism: luxuni hotels, a wide beach strip of fine golden sand, a yachting marina playgrounds, a tennis court, facilities and possibilities for spa treatment| and preventive medicine. Away from the hustle and bustle of large beach resorts, the Sunny Day Complex offers the best conditions i holidaymakers to rest, relax and enjoy the sun and the sea.
Saint Elias Resort
It comprises the 5-star Grand Hotel Varna, four other hotels and a nearby marina complex, surrounded by 60 decares of parkland. Saint Elias is in the very heart of the resort of Saint Constantine and Elene, 10 km north of Varna. The Grand Hotel Varna is the largest 5-star hotel along the Bulgarian Black Sea coast. It is open throughout the year. Holidaymakers can choose to entertain themselves at the lobby bar, the bowling bar, the pub, the tavern, the cafe, the nightclub, the A-la-carte restaurant or the buffet-restaurant. Its sports facilities turn it into into an attractive venue for international sports events – a football stadium, a multifunctional sports hall, tennis courts, squash halls, fitness rooms, an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, and a swimming pool with a rolba water slide on the beach.
The modern balneological centre offers a variety of health recreation programmes including reflexotherapy, water, heat and electric treatment, kinesetherapy, medicinal cosmetics.
With nightfall, an endless fiesta of light, sound and night entertainment begins at Saint Konstantin and Elene. Variety shows amid exotic atmosphere, splendid cuisine and exquisite drinks – and gradually you join in the party under the stars.
Roulettes, slot machines, black jack and many more games of luck will provoce the gambling spirit you have never suspected you have.
If you feel like dancing, modern night-clubs along the beach will be the place for you.
And finaly your night can end with a cocktail at one of the numerous small beach bars.