We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Electra Palace Athens

Save
Share
Traveller (1532)
Room & Suite (493)
Pool & Beach (171)
Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rooftop pool”(261 reviews)
“great location”(474 reviews)
“syntagma square”(171 reviews)
Name/address in local language
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
30 Jul31 Jul
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 11 partner sites to see rooms from US$284.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Athens hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "d3914126c8ed440b88675ef8b2bcb2d6", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":228901,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[68892974],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":30,"month":7,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":31,"month":7,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":312,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"d3914126c8ed440b88675ef8b2bcb2d6","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":356,"lowestMetaPrice":284,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":356,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":356,"lowestMetaPrice":284,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":356,"hotelName":"Electra Palace Athens","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImQzOTE0MTI2YzhlZDQ0MGI4ODY3NWVmOGIyYmNiMmQ2IiwiQUlLIjoiNTQ0YWVlN2M5NzdmNDY5M2JkNWEyOWNmZTgyNmEzMDkifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "30/07/2018", "checkOut": "31/07/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$284", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"68892974":"CancelonIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (3,431)
Filter reviews
2,768 results
Traveller rating
1,634
828
204
73
29
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
1,634
828
204
73
29
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsrooftop poolgreat locationsyntagma squarewithin walking distanceacropolis viewelegant hotelstar hoteljunior suitestandard roombreakfast buffetcentral locationfifth floorour honeymoonmajor sitesrestaurants and shopsan amazing viewside street
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 2,768 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

Charming old hotel. Room was very comfortable and well equipped. We had a balcony with a view of the Acropolis. Lovely swimming pool on the roof and indoor pool in the spa. Breakfast was excellent and very good cappuccino. We would stay here again. WiFi...More

Thank JNWSuisse
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Although it’s 5 stars, it’s not what I would expect from 5 stars in America. That said, it’s conveniently located, the front desk staff was helpful and the rooftop restaurant is gorgeous, affordable, and delicious. The pool chairs fill quickly. It’s fine for a quick...More

Thank 325mattp
Reviewed 5 days ago

We travelled as a group with 4 rooms booked at this hotel. We approached staff with a happy attitude at the end of a luxury cruise but were met with weirdly rude, dismissive and angry staff. I don't know what was happening in this hotel,...More

4  Thank 101disappointed
Reviewed 6 days ago

we had a week in athens and this hotel is the best choice we could make. Very welcoming staff, helpful reception and a very comfortable room with good sense of decoration. Roof top pool with scenic view to acropolis and old town.

Thank Senten22
Reviewed 6 days ago

We decided it was time to treat ourselves to some place nice in the Plaka and we chose this hotel. It was the right decision. Great location. An attractive building with a warm, welcoming staff, always friendly and willing to help. Always with a smile....More

Thank Barbara I
View more reviews
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast included
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$185 - US$655 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Athens
#7 Family Hotel in Athens
#7 Business Hotel in Athens
#9 Romantic Hotel in Athens
#15 Luxury Hotel in Athens
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$185 - US$655 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Athens
#7 Family Hotel in Athens
#7 Business Hotel in Athens
#9 Romantic Hotel in Athens
#15 Luxury Hotel in Athens
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (1532)
Room & Suite (493)
Pool & Beach (171)
Dining (154)
Amenities (22)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Nearby
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
...More
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
NJ_Traveler139
21 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Ricardo R | Reviewed this property |
Me I had the king bed . Not 2 single beds together .
1
Vote
mumtomitso
30 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Graham C | Reviewed this property |
No the pool is ice cold
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Take a room with balcony and view of the Acropolis"
Read review
"Higher floor with view at the Akropolis!"
Read review
"Ask for a front facing room - ours faced the back which was looking into other buildings straight; not..."
Read review
"517 has great views of Acropolis"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing