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Hotel Villa Athena

5.0 of 5 Via Passeggiata Archeologica 33, 92100 Agrigento, Sicily, Italy
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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140 reviews 140 reviews
58 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Hotel Athena is just about the best place to stay if you want a good view of the well preserved Temple of Concordia. It is in a pretty valley staring right at the temples and must have made a magnificent house in its day. There is not much to see in Agrigento town but making the effort to see... More 

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Seattle area
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55 reviews 55 reviews
10 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just spent two great nights at this 5-star hotel. Welcoming and helpful staff. Free wifi in rooms. Free breakfast from a well stocked buffet. Ideal location next to the Greek temples in Agrigento. Terrific queen sized bed with the temples just outside the windows. Even had a port hole in the shower with a view of the best preserved... More 

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San Francisco, California
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6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best place to stay in Agrigento - amazing view of the temple ruins from the rooms and hotel grounds. Small quiet well maintained luxury hotel surrounded by greenery. Great breakfast spread and service. 5-10 minute walk to the ruins so no need to fuss with parking and easy to beat the crowds to have the ruins to yourself.

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West Sussex England
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51 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the more upmarket hotels in Sicily, with international standards of service, accommodation and food. We stayed two nights in a room with a view of the incredible temple complex at the hotel's back door - a peerless location, and enabling guests to walk down to the temples or up to the archaeological museum. Wifi was free... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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43 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately, we only had the opportunity to stay for 1 night at the luxurious Villa Athena in the Valley of the Temples. The grounds were stunning with beautiful gardens and a lovely pool. Parking was ample and easy. We had a terrific late lunch on the terrace with views of the gardens and the temples on the hill; this was... More 

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Hotel_Villa_Athena, Responsabile reception at Hotel Villa Athena, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for having choosen to stay at the Hotel Villa Athena and having taken the time to give us your feedback, which is very important for us. We are glad to read that you appreciated the room, the kindness of the staff and the location of our hotel. We hope you come back soon to... More 

Rueil-Malmaison, France
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69 reviews 69 reviews
25 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

What a wonderful place, in a wonderful setting! Nice room (104) with a great balcony overlooking the Temple of Concordia. Not a cheap place, 5*, but you pay for what you get! Great gardens and pool area. Restaurant for dinner gets top marks to the chef and great waiters. Breakfast also very good. Nice helpful staff in reception. The chefs... More 

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6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Superb view of the temples. Yes it has his price but this is a 5 stars and it is positioned in a unique place. Good service we enjoyed the restaurant and the breakfast has just everything you need. Nice service easy to find. Shame for the pool not heated would be great to use it in winter to.

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McLean, Virginia
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132 reviews 132 reviews
51 hotel reviews
178 helpful votes 178 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We previously enjoyed staying at the Villa Athena in 2002. My, how things have changed. Then it was a bit dated, but also quite a bargain! We stayed in the hotel's best room (Room 205 in 2002) then for about $200. That room today is $950. But, of course, it has been updated and given a face lift. This year... More 

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Hotel_Villa_Athena, Responsabile reception at Hotel Villa Athena, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Hotel Villa Athena during your trip, and for your review with regards to your experience. We are delighted to know that you had enjoyed your stay with us and were pleased with the facilities and service offered. However we regret to know that your experience at the Terrace of the Gods restaurant wasn't up... More 

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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Awesome hotel located in the middle of the famous Temples Valley in Agrigento. The Temple of "Concordia" ", the most preserved one, is directly in front of the hotel and you can have breakfast or swim in the pool looking to this masterpiece of the classic architecture! The structure is a restructured ancient Villa but the rooms are pretty modern.... More 

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Sant Cugat del Valles, Spain
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110 reviews 110 reviews
30 hotel reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

If you are planning to visit the Temple Valley in Agrigento, and you want to ensure practical and comfortable lodging right next to the sights, this is your choice. If you get a room with views towards the monuments, you cab virtually sit on your room's terrace and indulge yourself with wonderful views of the temple ruins. The hotel is... More 

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Address: Via Passeggiata Archeologica 33, 92100 Agrigento, Sicily, Italy
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Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Agrigento > Agrigento
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Villa Athena 5*
Number of rooms: 27
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Hotel Villa Athena Agrigento, Sicily, Italy
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