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Achilleas Hotel

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21 Lekka Str. | Syntagma/ Plaka, Athens 10562, Greece
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Marlboro, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really nice staff and very friendly, a few blocks from everything. You can walk to the first stop of the Hop on Hop off. The hotel is well appointed in an old building but the rooms were clean and nice, the service was done every day. Breakfast in the am was also well stocked and enough to get you going.... More 

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North Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not really good hotel , poor room , bath room with out shower curtain , need to ask housekeeping for clean the room , breakfast very basic and same food everyday , staff keep silent not help full Internet very slow and television not too much choice

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Beirut, Lebanon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I stayed for 2 nights and we loved how close it is to everything. it is less than 5 minutes walk to the airport bus stop (you save a lot of money), and the parliament house. It is also 10 minutes walk to the Plaka and just around the corner are some restaurants and a big shopping... More 

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TourHotel, Manager at Achilleas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear rayanelb, thank you very much for taking the time to provide us with your feedback following your recent stay at the Achilleas Hotel. We are delighted to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay at our hotel and we hope to welcome you back soon! Thank you for recommending us and for taking the time to post pictures as... More 

Westport, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great hotel for a very reasonable price. From the moment we arrived, the staff made us feel at home. Our stay included breakfast, which was wonderful--muesli, golden raisins, nuts, Greek yoghurt, watermelon, orange juice, plus savory choices as well, including spanakopita, tomatoes, etc. The room was clean and well appointed, the bathroom updated, and the location couldn't... More 

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TourHotel, Manager at Achilleas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear PBoyle1954, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. We are very happy to read that we made you feel at home and that you enjoyed the hotel's location, the complimentary breakfast, and your room among others. As we strive to exceed our guests' expectations your contentment is our best reward! We hope to see... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great hotel and they are really helpful. Nice breakfast and clean rooms. We were there for 10 days and i had really good time. If u want to go to Athens this is really good hotel also for families and close to everything,

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TourHotel, Manager at Achilleas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mike, Thank you very much for your kind words. We are delighted to read that you had a comfortable long stay with us and that the staff was friendly and very helpful. Our priority is our guests' experience and it is a reward for us to know that we exceeded your expectations. Thank you for your recommendation! We look... More 

Medford, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

My father and I stayed in Achilleas for two nights in the peak of summer tourist season. As yearly travelers to Greece, we have stayed in dozens of other Athens hotels in the past, and I am happy to report that Achilleas stood out as an exceptionally convenient location, off the main drags of traffic and congestion near Syntagma Square,... More 

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TourHotel, Manager at Achilleas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear BizPleasureAbroad, Thank you very much for your wonderful remarks which I have shared with out staff. I am delighted to read that your first stay at the Achilleas Hotel exceeded your expectations and that you enjoyed the hotel's central location, the service, amenities, breakfast and more. At Achilleas Hotel we try hard to exceed customer’s expectations and your positive... More 

Adelaide, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Perfect location. Terrible hotel. Dingy room , felt dirty and dated. Way too small for a family of 4. The elevator is a nightmare , especially with luggage. We had to go up one at a time. Exhausting after 22 hours of flight and travel. The wifi is non existent , The location is central. Walking distance from syntagma and... More 

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TourHotel, Manager at Achilleas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear eleni72, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. The experience you describe is not consistent with what we strive to deliver to all of our guests at Achilleas Hotel, and we are disappointed to learn of your feedback. I am sorry to read that you didn't enjoy the complimentary breakfast or the complimentary WiFi... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We really enjoyed our stay at the Achilleas Hotel. The location was perfect, close to main shopping strip and close to The Acropolis. The room was comfortable and clean. Staff were friendly and attentive.

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TourHotel, Manager at Achilleas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 342lorraine, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your recent experience with us on TripAdvisor. We are very glad to read that you enjoyed your stay at the Achilleas Hotel, as well as the central location of the hotel. It is a reward for our hard work to read that you found our rooms to be... More 

Greece
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

A hotel perfectly situated at the very center of the city. Although we were attending a conference in Pireaus we preferred to stay in Athens and our choice was very much justified. The hotel is very near to the Syntagma and Monastiraki metro stations. The room was comfortable for its value, nothing fancy but decent and clean. Very friendly staff... More 

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TourHotel, Manager at Achilleas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear AndreasG301, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and thank you for your kind words following your recent stay at our hotel. We are happy to read that you stayed at Achilleas Hotel while attending a conference in Piraeus. As you mention, Piraeus port is very easily reachable from Athens center and Achilleas Hotel... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

This hotel is located in the city center. It is walking distance to bars/restaurants/shops. For the value it is worth it if you don't plan on spending much time in the room. They staff was nice and the complimentary breakfast was very good. Would stay again.

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TourHotel, Manager at Achilleas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jetkay, Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback and for your recommendation. We are very happy to read that you enjoyed the central location of the hotel, the service, and the complimentary breakfast. We look forward to welcoming you and your friends back to the hotel whenever your travels take you to Athens again. Kind Regards,... More 

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Staying in Syntagma

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Syntagma
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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