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Electra Hotel

#44 of 327 Hotels in Athens
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5 Ermou St | Athens, Athens 10563, Greece
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We arrived in Athens very tired (flight arrived past midnight) expecting an organised transfer to the hotel, only to find out after calling the hotel that they had mixed up the date of our arrival/check-in so we had to line-up and take a taxi. Upon arrival, the reception person said that perhaps my credit card was declined when they tried... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My mother and I stayed here for three nights in total. The staff were very friendly. The included breakfast was very good and had a variety to suit everyone. There was also a really nice restaurant / cafe attached to the hotel. We had a great meal there when we were very tired after a big day and did not... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed in this hotel 2 nights as part of our honeymoon vacation. The location couldn't have been better. We were near everything: Plaka, Acropolis, flee market, shopping, bars and restaurants, etc. The room was of good size and comfortable with a view of the outside street. Included was a daily buffet breakfast which had a very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed in a "family room," which is essentially connecting rooms. The rooms were nicely sized by European standards, and the service was quite good overall. The breakfast is delightful, and the location is exceptional if you like to be near the epicenter of Greek life and activity.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We spent 2 days on Electra Hotel and it was perfect the staff was wonderful am especially the bell hop who was playing and joking whenever he saw my son. The location was perfect in front of the parliament which we only saw peaceful demonstration. Near everything Plaka, flee market etc. Greek pp are so friendly and wanting to help... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed on the 8th floor for 4 days. The room was small - but immaculately clean and the king bed was comfortable - although it was two singles pushed together (which always adds a bit of comedy to certain situations). There isn't any view - unless looking over the commercial shopping street is thrilling to you... but the windows... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a very nice place to stay in the very center of the city, in the front of parliament! Near the main stores and the restaurants! The room is nice and clean Asa well as the bathroom. the breakfast it's really nice too! The fruits and orange juice Are very fresh

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We only stayed for 1 night, but we were very happy with our choice in hotel. Great location with a lot going on nearby. The room was small, but very nice and clean. Not much to complain about. Staff was very friendly and helpful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was exceptionally pleased with this hotel!!! I have stayed in quite a few European hotels and they are all very old, crowded and small. This room was luxurious, modern, and spacious! I had a small love seat in the room and a large comfortable queen bed. Wifi worked great and breakfast was included daily. The location is excellent so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fantastic experience staying at the Electra hotel. The staff is friendly and went out of their way to help us have a great time. We needed to leave very early on our last day and they arranged for a special breakfast table for us as the breakfast room wasn't open that early. The breakfast is wonderful, rooms... More 

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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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