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Philippos Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3 Mitseon Street, Athens 11742, Greece
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Ranked #31 of 324 hotels in Athens
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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Antwerp, Belgium
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is ideally located to visit the Acropolis and the museum which are almost around the corner. Also Plaka is not far away. But the best was the staff (and in particular Elias) who were very friendly and helpful. We booked the rooms through an online site, but they had not paid for our room upon our arrival (though... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Superb location makes this hotel good choice. Room was very small and thin walls. Personal were excellent. Location makes this a good choice There is sister hotel with good restaurant and excellent view of Acropolis Breakfast was good

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New York City, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Perfect for visiting Acropolis (hiking shoes, a hat & sunscreen are musts!) for 12€, unless, like me, you are an over-65 EU citizen, in which case, flash your passport at the ticket seller, and you'll pay only half. Half-price also at the New Acropolis Museum. In case your knees are not up for the Acropolis challenge, or if it's already... More

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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We arrived early in the morning before usual check in. We needed some sleep before a long tour scheduled for the early afternoon. The hotel was able to give us another room to rest up and even some extra time at check out. Location is great and the hotel is very clean.

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Paris, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Not only Helias was the bet help I could have found, but all went out of their way ( way out!!) to give us the best and warmest welcome to Athene, if I ever have to go back this is the place I would choose , plus I LOVE the room 701! Thank you again Helias T&P

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Katia T, Manager at Philippos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear tbothewolf Wow, a brilliant review! Thank you so much for telling others about your stay at Philippos Hotel. We on our side, will tell the staff about your impressions on our “filoxenia”! We surely expect to welcome you back. More

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

As mentioned by many reviewers, this hotel is in an excellent location, right next to the Museum, and the Acropolis. The Plaka area is a short walk, and it's a very pleasant area. The hotel was clean, and the staff was friendly and helpful. We had a double and a triple room for our family of 5 and I will... More

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Katia T, Manager at Philippos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear eap111 Thank you for your promise of returning. Your comments make us very proud of our elegant small, good-valued hotel! I noted your feed back regarding the size of the rooms, yet I have to underline the fact that space is a very “rare and valuable” merit when situated so close to the Acropolis! More

Ottawa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The best thing about this hotel is the location. A block from the new Acropolis Museum and a short walk to the hill, Plaka, Metro, etc. At the same time, it is in a quieter residential area away from noisy bars and traffic. I found the staff to be quite pleasant. The best rooms are on 5th and 6th floors... More

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Katia T, Manager at Philippos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear sherwuld Thank you for taking time to post your review on TripAdvisor, describing the area and writing impressions for our service and professionalism of the staff and for acknowledging the high quality of our buffet-breakfast. We look forward to your return! More

Melbourne
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66 reviews 66 reviews
63 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We originally booked a family room and were provided two seperate rooms. The hotel is a fairly classical business style hotel set is a good location. The rooms were fairly small, with a comfortable bed, plently of hot water and good free wifi. The front desk was knowledgable and helpful. You can easlity walk to the Acropolis and the Plaka.... More

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Katia T, Manager at Philippos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear CGW Thank you for posting on TripAdvisor and for your recent stay! We are very pleased to hear that you and your family enjoyed your time in Athens. We hope to see you again at PHILIPPOS the next time your travels bring you to Athens, at which time do not miss to enjoy a drink –or even dinner- at... More

Vancouver, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is really great - a block from the new acropolis museum, and walking distance to the Acropolis. However, the service was substandard. We arrived in the late afternoon and we had to wait 15-20 minutes for our room to be ready. Maybe the staff was new, but we had questions about the hotel's services that the front desk... More

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Katia T, Manager at Philippos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nathan F Thank you for taking the time to feedback on your stay with us at the PHILIPPOS Hotel. It is true that you were asked to present your passport twice because the first time the photocopy failed, and we apologize for that; yet it strikes us as very odd the fact that you felt the need to comment... More

Weehawken, New Jersey
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent our first night of our vacations in Greece in this hotel. When the agency proposed this place, we trusted the TA reviews which were rather positive. What a disappointment! We were supposed to have a triple room for us and our son and we ended up with a small room with two twin beds in which they added... More

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Katia T, Manager at Philippos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Schmeky S Thank you for trusting TA reviews as, in their huge majority, they do justice to PHILIPPOS Hotel. It is the first time in 38 years that a customer with two free upgrades in two different stays and free cocktails and appetizers and 5 star hospitality from all our staff is still so much disappointed... More

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Address: 3 Mitseon Street, Athens 11742, Greece
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Location: Greece > Attica > Athens
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Philippos Hotel 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#21 Family Hotel in Athens #24 Business Hotel in Athens #33 Romantic Hotel in Athens
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