Popular Hotels in Athens
Royal Olympic Hotel
Addres: 28-34 Ath. Diakou, 117 43 Athens
With a superb location under the Acropolis and in front of the Temple of Zeus, this recently renovated hotel is renowned for its fantastic views, friendly atmosphere and excellent service.
Lying next to picturesque Plaka (Old Town) and Royal Gardens, this hotel is a truly chic establishment. The total renovation, which ended in 2007, transformed the hotel and turned the Athenian Panorama rooms into the finest accommodation in town.
The intimate atmosphere of the lobby bar that embraces the pool garden, is the ideal place to enjoy your favourite cocktail or Mediterranean dinner.
In the cosy library, interesting books reveal the wisdom and the beauty of ancient and modern Greece. Enjoy a coffee whilst reading or taking in the spectacular Temple of Zeus.
At the Royal Olympic Hotel, the view of classic Athens joins in harmony with modern facilities, including free Wi-Fi. Royal Olympic's fully equipped gym is also available to all guests free of charge.
The superb views and creative cuisine of Royal Olympic's restaurant will leave lasting impressions.
Hotel Rooms: 265.
Athens Center Square
15 Aristogitonos Street & Athinas, 10552 Athens
Athens Center Square is a chic boutique hotel located next to Plaka, Acropolis, Parliament, museums and the Ermou shopping street.
The hotel is located only 300 metres from Monastiraki metro station, the flea market, and a great choice of restaurants and tavernas.
From the rooftop, guests can enjoy wonderful views over the Acropolis and Athens.
A rich buffet breakfast is served in the morning, and there is a free Wi-Fi connection available for the guests.
Hotel Rooms: 54.
Chalkokondyli 14 & 28th October, 106 77 Athens
With a rooftop pool and terrace providing stunning views of the Acropolis, this centrally located hotel is a short walk from Athens attractions and transport links.
The dedicated staff at Melia Athens offers its discerning guests a personalised service. Along with a friendly and homely atmosphere, Melia Athens provides the latest in modern amenities.
After a day of sightseeing around Athens, relax back at Melia Hotel and enjoy a traditional hammam or sauna. During the summer, have a refreshing swim in the outdoor pool or burn some energy in the well-equipped fitness centre.
Once you have worked up an appetite, savour traditional cuisine on the rooftop terrace and admire the sunset views of the Acropolis.
Hotel Rooms: 136. Hotel Chain: Meliá Hotels & Resorts.
26 Sofokleous & 2 Klisthenous Athens, 10568 Athens
Amidst the sizzling hustle and bustle of central Athens, this hotel is nothing short of a spacious and calm sanctuary, a stylish unconventional urban resort offering cool and thoughtful service.
Built in the summer season of 2004, this sleekly designed, modern minimalist hotel allows its guests to attain a state of inner well-being in an environment of clear simple lines and vivid yet balanced colours. It adds a relaxing, trendy and yes, fresh atmosphere to the subtle, state-of-the-art contemporary lifestyle, perfectly in harmony with the city's diverse nightlife scene.
Housing accommodation which features a subtly luxurious interior, the hotel also offers business amenities. The Orange Bar’s nouveau Greek menu is sourced directly from the nearby Athens central market and slip into something comfortable for a late-night cocktail in the roof bar, the smoothest place to chill under the Athens sky.
Hotel Rooms: 136. Hotel Chain: Design Hotels.
Sofitel Athens Airport
Athens International Airport, 190 19 Athens
The hotel is located opposite Athens International Airport just 10 kilometres from museums and 27 kilometres from Athens city centre. 332 rooms and 13 suites. 3 non-smoking floors, executive floor. "Karavi" gourmet restaurant and Mediterranean style cuisine at "Mesoghaia" restaurant. Panoramic bar and library bar. 11 meeting rooms for up to 700 people. Fitness centre with indoor swimming pool.
Hotel Rooms: 345. Hotel Chain: Sofitel.
St George Lycabettus
2, Kleomenous Str, 106 75 Athens
The deluxe boutique hotel St George Lycabettus is perfectly placed in chic Kolonaki, the most exclusive district of Athens. Experience the stunning panoramic views of the Acropolis in this luxurious setting.
The hotel rooms are modern and very comfortable. Each room has its own style as each floor features a distinctive design and aspect of Greek civilisation. All rooms are equipped with tea and coffee making facilities and a private bathroom.
Le Grand Balcon, the breakfast room and gourmet restaurant, offers a breathtaking panoramic view stretching from the Acropolis to the Saronic isles. Sit out on the balcony and enjoy the romantic and special setting of this beautiful place.
The hotel also has a trendy cafe restaurant that includes a romantic garden during the summer. Here you can find the open-air swimming pool with a bar.
For total relaxation, visit the Sensia Spa. The decorations of this wellness centre are mostly minimal with Zen elements. Benefit from the most relaxing treatments, steam and body therapies plus a gymnasium. A sauna, Jacuzzi and hammam are also available.
Hotel Rooms: 154.