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Electra Hotel Athens

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#40 of 325 Hotels in Athens
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14/06/2017 15/06/2017
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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent three nights at this hotel and were pleased with the comfort of the room and service at the front desk. The room was however a typically small standard European room. Aside from that, we had very attentive service from the desk and that always makes the experience pleasant and makes you forget the the little issues. Great location...

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We stayed here for the first few days of our honeymoon. I thought it would be nice as there was a pool and spa so we could chill out for a few hours. There is no pool or spa in this pool. You have access to Electra Palace which is about a 5 minute walk from the hotel, not ideal....

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London
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Very good hotel. Great proximity to center and a lot of shopping and restaurants at a good price. The hotel is very clean. The staff is very friendly and accommodating to our needs. Free breakfast a big plus in the morning

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

in the hard of Athens walking distance to Syntagma square in the middle of all shops. Okay we arrived mid afternoon as soon we got out of the taxi the staff took care of our bags the staff behind the reception extremely helpful the room very clean the bathroom good size and in the room had coffee machine the bed...

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Thank George P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Right by A central station so easy access to airport and other parts of Athens. The breakfast is absolutely fantastic, great selection and quality of food. Very tidy and classy hotel. The showers are very European! (Small and awkward and weak)

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1Thank LittleJessH
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

And are so glad we found this hotel! The front desk staff was incredible! Christina was so helpful, nice, and kind. All staff we encountered were friendly. We enjoyed a drink, the pool, and view from their sister hotel, Electra Palace. I visited the spa and was extremely pleased! The ladies at spa were fantastic. I can't say enough about...

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Braga District, Portugal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The worst 4* hotel I've ever been. The breakfast is good. And the location is very good. The staff is rude and very nervous. The rooms are very small and a lot of noisy. Are the walls made of paper? The air extractiin is very loud and the cleaning staff starts to cleaning before 9 a.m. with a lot of...

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Thank Pedro J
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice hotel, walking distance from shopping area and near pick up for the city sightseeing bus Athens. This is also near the Parliament. The hotel is clean and nice, the service only lacks manpower. But our overall stay is good. I would recommend this hotel and I would comeback here. In short, I am satisfied with our stay. We...

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Thank Earl L
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here 2 nights on a businesses trip and had to get out early on the first day. Unfortunately breakfast is only being served from 07:00. So, arriving at 06:30 there was nothing. I stayed as a single in a double room, but if you are with 2 then the room is way too small. Not only the bedroom...

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Atlanta, GA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here the last two nights of our trip to Greece. After staying in boutique hotels and B&Bs with a family feel, it was different to come stay in a hotel. The rooms were very nice, the bathroom was grand. We had a fabulous view of the Acropolis from our balcony. Room service was good as well. We had...

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Staying in Syntagma

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Syntagma
Perhaps the best place to get your bearings is Syntagma Square, crowned by the imposing Parliament building on its upper side and surrounded by other large structures, such as the exclusive Hotel Grande Bretagne. The grand avenues that lead towards Omonia are also full of massive Neoclassical edifices like the Numismatic Museum and those around smaller Platia Kolokotroni. Here you will find lots of travel agents, bookshops and fashion shops, especially on Ermou Street. Just south of Syntagma Square, you can take a breather in the lush National Gardens, which extend into the grounds of the Zappeio palace and beyond to the ancient Temple of Olympian Zeus.
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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Terra Cafe-Deli-Enoteca
Terra Cafe-Deli-Enoteca
Cuisines: Mediterranean, European, Greek
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Inviting and welcoming, the Electra Athens, in the city's commercial district is the place to stay whether you are here for business or pleasure. Subtle and elegant and just off Syntagma square, our hotel rooms and suites are ideally located to host your city break or business trip without sacrificing the style and comfort you are used to. Designed with the busy traveler of the 21st century in mind, and operated, as all Electra Hotels and Resorts are, under the philosophy of warm, heartfelt Greek hospitality, the Electra Athens features cozy rooms, supreme amenities and delicious breakfast and meals. In our well-appointed hotel rooms and suites, the comfortable beds, muted décor and carefully chosen details create an atmosphere of soothing comfort, while in the breakfast restaurant and all day café, tasty dishes complete the delightful experience. If in town for business, you will find that the hotel's business facilities, natural lit conference hall, business services and staff make Electra ideal for your business stay - plus, since it is so centrally located, you will be able to have some non-business downtime as well, enjoying the sights and vibrant Athenian scene. Situated in the beginning of Ermou Street, the city's main shopping area, the Electra Athens hotel is conveniently located within walking distance from Plaka, Monastiraki and the Acropolis, as well as from the upscale district of Kolonaki with its wide choice of shopping and dining options. With the Athens metro just a few steps away, most of the city is within easy reach too, making the Electra Athens your perfect base for venturing about the city, doing business, discovering the Athenian treasures and enjoying your time in the capital of Greece. Welcome to the center of Athens. Welcome to your ideal city center hotel. Welcome to Electra Athens! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Electra Hotel Athens

Address: 5 Ermou | Athens, Athens 105 63, Greece
Region: Greece > Attica > Athens > Syntagma
Price Range: $181 - $488 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Electra Hotel Athens 4*
Number of rooms: 109
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#5 Spa Hotel in Athens
#24 Luxury Hotel in Athens
#27 Family Hotel in Athens
#36 Romantic Hotel in Athens
#49 Business Hotel in Athens
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“best position in Athens for the price”
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“Ask for a room with a view of the Acropolis”
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“Higher floors towards the back would be quiter”
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