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Plaka Hotel

AMOMAUS$135*
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#12 of 325 Hotels in Athens
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Hurst Green, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2014

This is not a luxury hotel but it is comfortable enough. The view of the Acropolis from the roof bar and the friendly and helpful staff make this hotel a good choice to the visitor to Athens. Situated in the colourful Plaka district one has a great choice of bars and restaurants.

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Dorina S, General Manager at Plaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Maymar286, Thank you for choosing Plaka Hotel for your short stay in Athens and for taking the time to review us on TA. We hope to have the chance welcoming you again on a future trip. Best regards

Reviewed 23 October 2014

We have stayed at this hotel a number of times and really cannot fault it for location and value for money. It is a 5 minute walk from Monisteraki Metro station along a pedestrian street. The staff are always welcoming and helpful and the rooms comfortable and clean. The tea/coffee during the afternoons is always welcome as is the complimentary...

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Dorina S, General Manager at Plaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Rod C, We are delighted to read that all your family had a great stay at Plaka Hotel. We thank you for choosing us and we really hope seeing you again soon. Best regards

Gravesend, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2014

Check in fast, efficient and friendly. Room, clean, plenty big enough, large bed, great shower and complimentary water, wine and cakes, brilliant. Breakfast was varied and good. The staff would come round to ask if they could help in any way. They would book trips or advise on any sight seeing queries. There is free tea, coffee and biscuits all...

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Dorina S, General Manager at Plaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mogardner, Your title is very flattering! We thank you for taking the time to share your experience with details to TripAdvisor readers. I am sure your review will help others. Thank you for highly recommending us. We look forward to your next visit. Best regards

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 22 October 2014

We had a wonderful time at the Plaka Hotel. The staff members were very friendly and helpful - especially when it came to giving us advice on the best way to see the sights of Athens. The best part of the hotel is that rooftop bar with an incredible view of the Acropolis. Definitely head up there for a drink...

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Dorina S, General Manager at Plaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Faeron W Thank you for choosing Plaka for your stay in Athens and for your positive review, especially for your comments on our friendly and well trained staff. Kind regards from all of us.

Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 22 October 2014 via mobile

Stayed here four three nights and it was perfect. Staff very helpful go out of their way to make your stay enjoyable. We had a problem with a ferry booking they sorted it easily for us. Room was ample with very clean bathroom and shower( no black bits). Linen clean. Breakfast was plentiful. Best of all was the view from...

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Dorina S, General Manager at Plaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Farquharmarl, Wow! What a plentiful review with all the details that someone would like to read before making his decision. We thank you for taking the time to share your experience on TA and for highly recommending us. We hope we will the chance welcoming you again on a future trip to Athens. Kind regards to your friends as...

New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 21 October 2014

The staff could not have been more helpful and attentive, and the breakfast was something to Look forward to every morning. I think the room was tastefully decorated with a good A/C. I would recommend asking for a room with an Acropolis View or higher up to help with the street Noise. In the middle of a big city however,...

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Dorina S, General Manager at Plaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear nkirk6 We are so pleased to read of your satisfaction from our friendly staff, rooms and view. Thank you for mentioning our rich buffet breakfast which you were "looking forward" each morning. As for the taxi experience, I take this opportunity to mention to other TA readers that they can read on our web site details and prices concerning...

Castle Rock, Colorado
Reviewed 20 October 2014

We stayed in this location 10/10-10/12. The hotel has a great central location and amazing views. You are a 10-15 min walk from just about every attraction in the city. The hotel staff was top notch, extremely helpful. The rooms are comfortable and very clean - although do show some wear. The roof garden has amazing views of the Acropolis...

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Dorina S, General Manager at Plaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear SkiCol268, Thank you for choosing Plaka hotel for your trip to Athens. It is true our location not only is very central and safe but it is next to most Archeological sites, restaurants, Parliament and Ermou shopping street. Your special comment on our great staff is mostly appreciated. Hope to see you again on a future trip. Best regards

East Harptree, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2014

Wonderful hotel within walking distance to shops, flea market, restaurants & sights. Beautiful view of the Acropolis & great breakfast. Lovely dining room with afternoon snacks - free. Great computer area with printer. Gorge rooftop bar & lounge for drinks, tea or cappuccino. We loved room 612 - hardwood floors, comfy robes & slippers. The rooms have a nice fridge...

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Dorina S, General Manager at Plaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 1224connie ... "a hidden treasure"... "great value"...plus all other details makes us very proud. We pay attention to our guests needs and we are very pleased when they share their satisfaction. We look forward to your next visit. Thank you from all of us.

United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2014

The hotel had comfortable rooms and a roof terrace bar from which you could watch sunset and the Acropolis. We walked to the archaeological sites and enjoyed the Plaka area for shopping and cafes.. The staff were very helpful and breakfast was good. We felt safe and very pleased to have found this nice hotel.

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Dorina S, General Manager at Plaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sally W, We thank you for staying at Plaka and for your positive review. We are glad you enjoyed the great location, rooms and view. We hope seeing again on a future trip to Athens. Kind regards

Montreal
Reviewed 18 October 2014

Perfect location, clean & large room, small balcony (standing up). Great front desk staff, very helpful. Breakfast is included and has a great choice. Nice top terrace with a view of the Acropolis and bar service. Highly recommended.

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Dear AMLAP I am glad we succeed in leaving you with an excellent experience. Thank you for taking time to review us; your words are very precious especially when coming from a top contributor. Best regards

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Staying in Plaka

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Plaka
Due to its proximity to the Acropolis, Plaka remains the area where the majority of foreign visitors stay and play. Its attractive features include small squares, some notable museums and the beautiful Mitropolis cathedral, as well as a host of places to stay, eat and drink. Its pedestrian zones make it a pleasant place to escape from the city’s notorious traffic. Adrianou and Kidathineon Streets contain a number of souvenir shops, offering classier items than you will find in the Flea Market. The most rewarding section to explore is the upper reaches towards the Acropolis itself, where many old stone houses with tiled roofs have survived. Up here you can find leafier corners and the odd quaint taverna with unobstructed views of the ancient rock.
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Most central hotel situated in Plaka district. Strategically located for visiting all main archaeological interests especially the Acropolis and new Acropolis museum, as well as Ancient Agora, Parliament, first Olympic stadium, Benaki museum, Cycladic museum, National garden. Two streets only away from metro station Monastiraki, with direct line from the airport and the port of Piraeus. 50m from the main shopping street Ermou and Plaka touristic shopping area with taverns and bars. Splendid view of the Acropolis from roof terrace not to be missed. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Plaka Hotel

Address: 7, Kapnikareas street and corner of Mitropoleos | Plaka / Acropolis / Syntagma / Monastiraki, Athens 105 56, Greece
Region: Greece > Attica > Athens > Plaka
Price Range: $132 - $688 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Plaka Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 67
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Also Known As:
Athens Hotel Plaka
Plaka Hotel Athens
Hotel Style:
#10 Family Hotel in Athens
#10 Romantic Hotel in Athens
#16 Business Hotel in Athens
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“We were right on the street but minimal noise.”
AnnB948, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“510 is a great room with acropolis view”
vickykaltsas, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Superior room if a couple or you want the extra space and rooms 608/610-508/510-408/410-308/310 for an amazing Acropolis view.”
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waterside72, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try for and Acropolis view room. I was in room 311, spectacular!”
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“There are rooms with views of the acropolis”
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