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King George, A Luxury Collection Hotel

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Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

I booked an evening meal at the King George to finish off our long weekend in Athens. Everything about it was special. We had a drink in the small outdoor bar area before the meal then we were seated in the dinning area overlooking the Parthenon. I booked a month or so ahead and requested a table outside on the...

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Htl_Grande_Bretagne, Manager at King George, A Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing your review after your recent stay at the King George Hotel. It was a real pleasure reading through your comments and we are so happy that you enjoyed your time with us. Regarding the sea bass, we have communicated this to our Chef de Cuisine in order to take this into consideration. We look...

Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 May 2015

Very hard to find any fault with this hotel. From the staff to the facilities (you can also use the facilities at The Grand Bretagne next door and charge to your room acc). Do not miss out on breakfast, it's worth it and the range on offer including the Greek delicacies is astounding and of course you have that view....

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 May 2015

Hotel was chosen for us but sure we wouldn't have found anywhere nicer or better located. Excellent breakfast too. Walked from there to see many of Athens sights> Enjoyed the views from room and dining room.

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Reviewed 30 April 2015

I have been in Travel Industry since 15 years as hotelier and travel agent and have not been to such a hotel in my life so far. As from the arrival till the departure our stay was just perfect. Welcoming was very good at the reception. The staff is very professional and warm at the same time. When I order...

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Reviewed 29 April 2015

We were in Athens for a very delicate family matter but our stay turned out to be a very relaxing break-out. Staff is wonderful, attentive and efficient. We had booked a deluxe double room with view but because it was not ready when we arrived we were upgraded to a junior suite. The suite was excellent, with comfortable bed and...

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Brighton, England
Reviewed 29 April 2015

Arrived in the evening and met by a friendly but still efficient check in. Enough information but sensitive to our tiredness and allowed us get to our room. We had reserved a deluxe room and requested a nice view if possible and ours was on the 5th floor facing the main square with views of the Parliament Building and the...

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Htl_Grande_Bretagne, Manager at King George, A Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing this wonderful review after your recent stay at the King George Hotel. We are looking forward to welcome you back on a future visit to Athens.

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Reviewed 29 April 2015

If your destination is Athens,there is no second place that makes you feel like at home.Location is unbeatable ,staff is probably the best and more over I only saw smiling faces.Breakfast room is extraordinary and has a superb view of Acropolis and even House Keeping staff ..they were exceptional..Everyday they put something different as gift like chocolate,fruits,drinks and etc..Even the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

A beautiful and tastefully done up hotel located in the heart of Athens and beats to the buzz of Syntagma Square. All historic sites within walking distance. Cosy rooms with comfortable bed and good quality linen. Amazing view of the Acropolis from the roof top restaurant. Good service, friendly staff.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 April 2015

I cannot fault this hotel- from the moment you walk through the door you are greeted by such wonderful and attentive staff. From start to finish- every person associated with the hotel could not do enough for me and my husband. the rooms are excellent, the restaurant is fabulous and the food is fantastic. the hotel is ideally situated for...

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Burlington, Vermont
Reviewed 24 April 2015

Loved the room design and amenities. After staying in quite a few different hotels in Greece we were very pleasantly surprised by the bathroom and room luxuries. All staff was very pleasant helpful. Room and common areas were very clean. Internet is free in common areas but not in the rooms. For a hotel of this caliber I would expect...

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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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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
THE RESIDENCE OF DISCRETE LUXURY IN ATHENS Dating back to 1930 and located in the centre of Athens, the 5-star King George, a Luxury Collection Hotel represents the absolute essence of a fascinating boutique hotel. Perfectly situated for captivating experiences, a truly inspiring and gracious venue, King George is located within walking distance from the wonders of Athens. The Acropolis, Agora, Plaka and Thission are nearby, so too are upmarket boutiques, world-renowned museums, and the city's vibrant business district. With 102 rooms and suites, a Penthouse Suite with private outdoor pool overlooking the fabled Acropolis, Tudor Hall Restaurant and incomparable views of the city's landmarks, King George finds its best expression in the outstanding personalized service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about King George, A Luxury Collection Hotel

Address: 3 Vassileos Georgiou A | Syntagma Square, Athens 105 64, Greece
Region: Greece > Attica > Athens > Syntagma
Price Range: $321 - $596 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — King George, A Luxury Collection Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 102
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Also Known As:
King George Palace Hotel Athens
King George Hotel Athens
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Athens
#4 Business Hotel in Athens
#4 Romantic Hotel in Athens
#7 Family Hotel in Athens
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“Ask for a room with a square/monument view as some rooms look out onto an internal courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles mickfarrell, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The higher you go, the better the views!”
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“Rooms on the back rather than on the Square are less expensive but also less noisy.”
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“If you can, get a room with a view”
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“I think the rooms toward the back will be quieter, they face a courtyard rather than the main thoroughfare”
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