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Electra Palace Athens

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#14 of 325 Hotels in Athens
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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The view from the rooftop of the Acropolis just can't be beat! It was gorgeous both day and night. Not to mention just a lovely view of Athens in general. Our stay here was great, loved our room, enjoyed the staff and the masseuses are outstanding!!!! Would definitely stay here again and I highly recommend it!

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Best location, breakfast, & absolutely the most comfortable bed we have had in all our travels. If the linens and mattress could have fit in my suitcase, they would have been gone!!! Hotel staff was super, especially the dining room manager & the tall blond female hostess/server. They couldn't be harder workers or more on the ball. We wanted a...

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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I enjoyed our stay here and the place is well situated where you can easily access beautiful places by just walking. Breakfast is excellent and staff very courteous, presentable and helpful. The building is well designed and I love the pomegranate trees. Word of caution is the traffic and better use train to catch up with your flight

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We stayed here for 2 nights. We had an issue with the agent that booked the room. We weren't aware of it on check in, Georgina moved the front desk staff member just fixed the problem and moved us to a suite. 300 odd euros and the rooms were traditional and clean. A little dated but still very nice. Breakfast...

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Lake Worth, Florida
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We stayed two nights pre-cruise in May. We booked a standard double and were happy to have been upgraded a bit to a high floor room. We did not have an Acropolis view, but it was easy to go upstairs to the pool deck to enjoy the view. The location is perfect for a base of exploration. The Plaka is...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

This is lovely hotel with beautiful common spaces on the ground floor, quite a nice breakfast spread, and very helpful staff. The dining area and bar on the fifth floor has a spectacular view of the Acropolis and is a wonderful place for an evening drink. Unfortunately the rooms are a bit small and not up to the standard of...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I thought this hotel was beautiful for the most part. The rooftop pool, restaurant, lobby and spa were all 5 star. The restaurant was delicious and had an amazing acropolis view. I spent a few hours by the pool which was very relaxing, perched floors above the hustle and bustle of Athens below. Service was for the most part very...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice hotel that is due a remodel. BUT, location a block from the Plaka makes the decor secondary. Some rooms/suites have balconies with a dead on view of Acropolis---get one---its memorable! Breakfast was very good. Highly Recommended for location.

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Firostefani, Greece
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I have stayed here many times and it has not let me down again. This time I have brought my family.and we have inter connecting rooms. The staff are friendly and helpful. Centrally located in the Plaka. Great facilities. .

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My mom and I stayed in a "superior room, Acropolis view." In the states, this would have been considered "partial view." To see the Acropolis, one had to step onto the small balcony and turn to the right. The rooms were typical European sized (small) and fairly generic (picture any Marriott/Hilton/Sheraton/Hyatt, circa 1990s pre-renovation). The hotel really shined outside of...

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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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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stately, with the air of an era long gone, the Electra Palace Athens, hospitable and aristocratic, awaits to welcome you in the heart of the city. Classical in its architecture and design, blending beautifully with the noble historical buildings of the Plaka area, the hotel’s elegant luxury is complemented by the majestic views of the Acropolis that can be enjoyed from the rooftop restaurant, pool, rooms and suites. Marble bathrooms; soft duvets; handmade carpets; custom furniture; these are but a few of the details that make the Electra Palace Athens luxuriously enjoyable. The amenities of our hotel will leave you wanting for nothing more: for your comfort and enjoyment, here you will find satellite T.V.s, laptop size electronic safes, Wi-Fi internet connection, and fully equipped bathrooms with hair dryer, bathrobes and slippers, magnifying mirror and more. Right in the city center and within walking distance from all major sights, easily accessible by car or public transport, the Electra Palace Athens is the ideal hotel for your stay in Athens whether you are here for business or leisure: spend a summer day at our outdoor swimming pool, soaking up the sun of Athens as it rises above the Acropolis – or spend it shopping in the city’s lively markets. Wander through the ancient Agora and visit the Parthenon – then wonder at its glory, all dramatically lit at night, from the balcony of your room. Stroll around the city under the autumn rain, then warm up in the hotel’s sauna. Relax after a day’s hard work - or blow off some steam - at the indoor pool or our gym. Enjoy our delicious contemporary greek cuisine at the award winning “Electra Palace Roof Garden” or at the “Motivo” in the lounge, or with a drink at the “Duck Tail”, our British inspired bar. For bigger celebrations or for business events in the heart of Athens, our hotel’s five-star service extends to our seven meeting rooms and ballrooms: fully equipped, air-conditioned and naturally lit, our halls can cater for up to 350 people for any event type, no matter how formal: host your business meeting here, or organize a successful conference. Or, have the reception or banquet of your dreams, tasteful and impeccable, a festive testament to your own sophisticated style. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Electra Palace Athens

Address: Navarhou Nikodimou 18-20 | Athens, Plaka, Athens 105 57, Greece
Region: Greece > Attica > Athens > Plaka
Price Range: $275 - $2,274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Electra Palace Athens 5*
Number of rooms: 155
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Also Known As:
Golden Tulip Athens
Electra Palace Hotel Athens Greece
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#2 Spa Hotel in Athens
#11 Luxury Hotel in Athens
#11 Business Hotel in Athens
#12 Romantic Hotel in Athens
#12 Family Hotel in Athens
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“Request a higher floor accommodation”
flrose, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“balcony rooms with Acropolis view.”
aybc, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Paid for Acropolis view, incredible sight to see, especially at night”
Haynesjen, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Best views”
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“Pay extra for the view and the terrace!!!”
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