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Electra Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5 Ermou St, Athens 10563, Greece
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Ranked #52 of 324 hotels in Athens
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
JimmyC209 Boston, Massachusetts
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Boston, Massachusetts
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Electra Hotel is located right at the beginning of the Plaka. You can walk outside the front door and to the left is the path to Monasteraki (visit the bar on the top floor of the A is for Athens Hotel to see an incredible view at night of the Acropolis), the Acropolis, lots and lots of stores, and... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Electra Hotel was just wonderful; clean, friendly, amazing location. The rooms were of a high standard. The mattress was nice and firm but really comfortable and the shower good. Air conditioning not noisy at all. On the last night when there was a problem with it, technicians were sent up immediately to fix it. The buffet breakfast was relaxed,... More

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Cairo, Egypt
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for only one night at the Electra and it was amaaaaazing!!!!! The location of the hotel is great right in the middle of Ermou street, Athens' famous shopping street.... we were very well welcomed by the front desk staff and the bell man was extremely polite and took our luggage upstairs... they have an option where you pay... More

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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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77 reviews 77 reviews
36 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is situated In a very good and convenient location. Easy to access from airport. However no free wifi in the room, only available in the lobby. You ended up seeing everyone sitting in lobby for the free wifi. Breakfast ok but service not so ok. The staff doesn't collect your dirty plates and it stays there for around... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not having free wi-fi in a hotel of this standard is like having cold showers - not acceptable. But this hotel is brilliantly situated. Shame about the diffident porter who could not be bothered to press the button to at least get us to the right floor. The terrace is spectacular - the decking around the stunning pool is tiny.... More

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Petach Tikva, Israel
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16 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very pleased. The hotel is well-located, an easy walk to everything you might want in central Athens. The neighborhood is attractive for visitors — and that cannot be said for every neighborhood in Athens. The hotel was recently refurbished, and it shows. Our room was in excellent shape. Service was prompt and gracious. Our room had a very... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Considering it is a 4-star hotel, I was a bit disappointed with the hotel. Indeed, the hotel is fantastically located in the Centre of Athens (next to Syntagma square, the Parliament and the Acropolis) and in a shopping district, and is easily accessible from the Airport (bus to Syntagma square). However, the service is not up to the expected standards.... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No Wifi in the rooms.In the Internet and Digital Age!!! it is charged 5 euro per day.Most of the staff (especially in the reception and lobby) are not friendly and not positive. They don't represent traditional greek hospitality.There are jugs of water with many glasses at the lobby but even in the very hot days of july,when you come to... More

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Mono, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Electra Hotel is a nicely appointed hotel in the heart of Athens with great shopping right outside the doors. Next to Syntagma Square and the houses of Parliament and a short walk to the Acropolis. Staff are friendly and will go out of their way to help plan your visit. The hostess from South Africa was amazing and we wished... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were a rather large group of 10 adults with five rooms. All of the rooms were clean and spacious. Some of the bathrooms were smaller than others but overall the bathrooms were on par for European hotels. Fofi at the front desk was extremely helpful and went out of her way to assist us in dinner reservations or recommendations.... More

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Address: 5 Ermou St, Athens 10563, Greece
Location: Greece > Attica > Athens
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Electra Hotel 4*
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