Bled, the Alpine congress pearl of Slovenia will open the International Chess tournament – Bled Chess Festival 2017 with the presence of a special guest, the greatest female chess player of all time, Judit Polgar. Once again Bled will become the capital of Slovenian chess and will allow regional and international lovers of the kings game the possibility of acquiring serious chess experiences, meeting chess friends and best female chess player in the world. Bled, this amazing tourist destination and the event, also called the “Chess with the best view”, is this year dedicated to classical chess, with played 5 lots in the standard pace.
From Friday, 10th until Sunday, 12th March, the 2nd Bled Chess Festival 2017 will be held at the great hall of the Grand Hotel Toplice, Bled. This special hotel, also a member of the Small Luxury Hotels chain is truly a special venue, full of rich history and tradition, that today serves as one of the most prestigious Bled venues. With their services, it offers its guest beyond comfort and that is why it is popular with congress and conference, golf guests and special events like weddings and many other large scale celebrations. The chess participants will enjoy in the special surrounding and services, the Grand Hotel Toplice offers its guests with 87 rooms, two restaurants and bars, indoor thermal pool and saunas, a private beach, etc. Without a doubt, one of the most romantic spots in Slovenia and Europe.
Grand Hotel Toplice, focuses on their focus that small hotels can offer a unique personal touch that leaves a lasting impression. And as one of the carefully selected hotels in the Small Luxury Hotels chain that cover over 520 luxury hotels in more than 80 countries, they have the excellency, so this hidden treasure will not be hidden anymore.