Hotel Encián

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Hotel Encián

3.0 star property
3-star ski-in/ski-out hotel with ski storage, near Habakuky

9.0/10 Superb

22 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet friendly
  • Non-smoking
  • Separate bedrooms
Donovaly 105, Donovaly, 976 39
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ski-in/ski-out access
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Ski rentals
  • Ski storage
  • 2 coffee shops/cafes
  • Conference center
  • Business center
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Garden
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Playground on site
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bedroom
  • Garden
  • Terrace
Cleaning & Safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In a national park

Getting around

  • Bratislava (BTS-M.R.Stefanika) - 133 min drive
  • Ruzomberok Station - 28 min drive
  • Banska Bystrica Station - 32 min drive
  • Slovenska Lupca Station - 33 min drive

About this property

Hotel Encián

With ski-in/ski-out access, Hotel Encián allows you more time for downhill skiing, snowboarding, and cross-country skiing. Guests looking for a bite to eat can check out the restaurant, and the bar/lounge is a nice spot to enjoy après-ski drinks. Other highlights include a rooftop terrace, a terrace, and a garden. Skiers will appreciate access to ski storage and rentals. The comfortable beds and helpful staff get good marks from fellow travelers.


English, German, Russian, Slovak

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 25 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2 PM - 9 PM
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets allowed*
  • Restrictions apply*
  • Food and water bowls available


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • 2 coffee shops
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Barbecue grills

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free
  • Playground

What to do

  • Ecotours
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Sledding

Working away

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference center


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Ski equipment rentals
  • Ski storage
  • Snow sports gear


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • English
  • German
  • Russian
  • Slovak


  • Ski-in/ski-out access
  • Downhill skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Ski storage
  • Ski rentals
  • Snowmobiling
  • Snowshoeing
  • Ski lifts nearby
  • Ski runs nearby

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • LCD television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Minibar

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in regional cuisine. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1 per person, per night for adults; EUR 1 per night for guests aged 4-18 years old.

Children & extra beds

  • Cribs/infant beds are available for EUR 10.0 per stay


  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 15 per pet, per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.


This property accepts credit cards.

Also known as

Hotel Encián Donovaly
Hotel Encián
Encián Donovaly
Hotel Encián Hotel
Hotel Encián Donovaly
Hotel Encián Hotel Donovaly

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Overall score and ratings






Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

8/10 Very Good

For skiing nearby, once still has to walk a lot or use the car to get to nearby parking spot in case the nearby lift is closed.
Martin, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

very nice hotel in a very nice area
Niels, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lovely setting, great food, stunning views, great staff. Very spacious room and bathroom.
Andrea, 1-night trip with friends
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Everybody was really nice, smiling. Who decorates the tables for the breakfast and dinner has a very good taste, there were beautiful napkins, colours matched very well to each other.
3-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Lovely views. Food was meh. Wifi could have been better. Comfy beds. Friendly staff. It’s a pokestop. Will stay again.
JewelL, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

Enjoying the spa, suffering from no elevator
The place is quiet, there is parking infront of the hotel for free, the service is welcoming and the spa is great (best thing in the hotel). However, the rooms are small and everything looks old. Moreover, the breakfast is basic and there is no elevator to the rooms!
Alexander, 1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Above and beyond.
Staff are very helpful. I had car trouble and the staff went out of their way to help. Issue solved - need that kind of help when there are no local garages The buffets are very good and there is lots of food! I needed a quite place with a good suana and local skiing. My room warm and comfortable. Other than the fact the red wine was too warm - great spot, Not a solo spot - but I needed the downtime - good family place.
Timothy J, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Nice hotel close to the ski slopes.
The staff is exceptionally nice, the best service in the whole area. The quality of the food is good, the rooms are nice. Very good experience in Slovakia.
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Very nice hotel, perfect location, friendly staff and good wellness.
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8/10 Very Good

Familly weekend nice location
Familly weekend, good service, nice location
Pavel, 2-night family trip
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