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AVA Hotel Athens

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Aurora, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ava Hotel was an absolutely wonderful surprise. I had planned a four day getaway after a Middle East business trip. The Ava was the perfect solution. I booked the room based on reviews, and could not have been happier. The fact that the hotel has only 15 rooms adds to the high level of staff attention and care. The...

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Buckinghhamshire, UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the AVA Hotel for 4 nights in early March. We chose the hotel thanks to the other favourable reviews on TA (thanks!). From the welcome by Marios on reception on the Friday afternoon to the moment we left on Tuesday lunchtime the AVA staff were excellent. We chose the AVA mainly because of the...

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Girona, Spain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location of the hotel is perfect. In the plaka area, very close to all the highlights and with plenty of restaurants in the neighbourhood. We stayed in the Grand Suite which was very spacious and has a nice bathroom. The staff was extremely helpful and courteous. We will definitely stay here again on our next visit to Athens!

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Canmore, Alberta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent small hotel in a perfect location. Easy walking distance to all the important sites and very good restaurants. The front desk staff are particularly good, friendly with excellent advice. No restaurant, but the buffet breakfast is very good indeed and reasonably priced. Highly recommended and a great choice as a base in Athens.

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The location of the hotel was perfect, as it was central to all the main sights. We stayed in a classic room with a king bed and kitchenette. The room was comfortable and updated. The kitchenette was a nice bonus. As we stayed multiple nights, to come back and enjoy wine and some snacks. The staff was friendly and the...

4Thank jayse80
Rungsted, Denmark
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

..... and loving it. The service is very personal and friendly. The hotel is very clean and the location is amazing. This is the second time we booked the suit as the full length roof terrace is addictive.... we will for sure be back :)

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La Jolla, CA
Reviewed 15 January 2017

No need to look farther. The location is perfect...just a little off the Plaka's busiest walkway. Close to the old stadium and the acropolis. Beautifully appointed room, including a gorgeous bathroom. A small kitchen. Marvelous staff!!!!! PERFECTION!!! And when we were stuck for an extra 6 hours in Istanbul, I quickly emailed the hotel telling them. It was already rather...

4Thank patilajolla
Ipswich, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The hotel has a great location between Hadrian’s Arch and The Acropolis in the Platka district. It was quiet inside despite being quite busy outside. The rooms in large cities tend to be small, but this one was spacious, clean and comfortable. The suite included a couch, kitchenette area and a good sized modern bath. The staff was extremely helpful...

1Thank NewEnglandUSA5
Reviewed 31 December 2016

My husband and I had stayed in a Regular Suite in 2011 and were quite impressed with the room etc so this time we booked one night in a Regular Suite early in our tour and four nights in an Executive Suite at the end of our Greek trip. The Regular Suite we were allocated was even better than I...

5Thank MezziePG
Lake Oswego, Oregon
Reviewed 24 December 2016

We have stayed at Ava many times and go back because of it's location and we feel comfortable and safe there. On several occasions, we have arrived early, because of transportation scheduling and they have been great about locking up our bags and valuables so we can spend time in Athens. When we come back to the hotel, our bags...

Thank JoyceandHalC

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Staying in Plaka

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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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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
AVA is a boutique Hotel situated at Plaka in the middle of the Historical Centre, at the foot of the Acropolis, on a quiet street. Surrounded by the worlds most renown monuments of Greek Civilization: Parthenon, Zeus Temple, Hadrian Arch, Agora etc. AVA offers spacious Suites & Apartments with all the amenities and comfort of an upscale Hotel, plus the exclusiveness and privacy of one's own home. AVA is a non smoking hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about AVA Hotel Athens

Address: 9 - 11 Lyssikratous Street | Plaka, Athens 105 58, Greece
Region: Greece > Attica > Athens > Plaka
Price Range: $232 - $489 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — AVA Hotel Athens 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Athens Ava Hotel
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Athens
#2 Green Hotel in Athens
#4 Luxury Hotel in Athens
#4 Family Hotel in Athens
#13 Business Hotel in Athens
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“The small kitchen is ideal. Rooms on the south side face the street with views of the Acropolis.”
 of 5 bubbles cowolgies, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I can recommend the Grand Suite”
 of 5 bubbles josesola1981, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Balcony with view of Hadrian's Arch & Acropolis”
 of 5 bubbles Hare88, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Our room was on the side away from the street”
 of 5 bubbles NewEnglandUSA5, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stay in the basic room which has a king size bed.”
 of 5 bubbles JoyceandHalC, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
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