Hotantsa is a village in the Central part of Northern Bulgaria. It is situated in Ruse Municipality, Ruse Region.
Regular bus transportation to town of Ruse and the neighbouring villages.
The settlement spreads out the eastern part of the Danube plain, on 133 m above the sea level. Plain relief and humid continental climate. Summer is hot and dry, and winter - cold.
Hotantsa is with population of about 820 people. It is provided with electricity, water and communication equipment. There is a town-hall, a post office, a primary school, a community centre with a library, an orthodox church, a methodist church and commercial areas.
The nearest health services, elementary school and kindergarten are in the neighbouring village of Novo selo (7 km).
Rusenski Lom Natural Park. is one of the most interesting tourist sites in Ruse Region. The park is set in the canyon type valley of Rusenski Lom River, about 30 km away of Hotantsa. There are rare plant and animal species, and many cultural-historical sites.
Forest park 'Lipnik' at village of Nikolovo is a preferred place for recreation during weekends. The park is convenient for pedestrian and bicycle tourism, water-wheeling and fishing. There is a small zoo park with bears, goats and birds.