Sunny Beach is a major Bulgarian resort (with over 200 hotels), situated between the northern and southern Bulgarian Black Sea Riviera, in the municipality of Nessebar. Its rapid growth makes it the biggest resort on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast. It has the capacity to accommodate over 300 000 tourists. The south part of the complex is already merged with the new town of Nessebar.
The Bourgas international airport is located 27 km away from Sunny beach, the sea port and main railway station in Bourgas - 40 km. Regular transportation routes with the largest cities in the region Bourgas (40 km) and Varna (90 km) are established. Various forms of public transportation are available in the resort – eco-friendly mini trains, rickshaws and bicycles.
The climate is distinguished by 1,700 hours of sunshine from May to October.
The beach line is over 6 km in length and has a width of 30-60 meters. The sand is fine, golden and natural sand dunes (home of 16 rare plants) are formed. The sea’s bottom is flat, sandy and gradually deepening.
The recreation of the tourists is guaranteed by diverse options for sport and entertainment – surfing, water skiing, yachting, tennis clubs, horse riding, bowling, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, bowling, mini-golf. There are many restaurants, shops and bars (over 15,000). The complex hosts the international festival "Sun, youth, beauty”, days of symphonic music, part of the international folklore festival, fashion shows and various beach competitions.