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Electra Palace Athens

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We are a family of 5 with 3 children (12/10/8yo) so we had to stay in one of the interconnecting rooms in the hotel. The accommodation was not as bright and light as some of the other rooms we noticed but gave us the space we needed and with kids being younger good to have a door we could lock... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great hotel. Excellent location, with Acropolis view. We loved the outdoor breakfast. The staff are just terrific and can't do enough to help. Special thanks to George for organising the return of my sunglasses I left behind, efficient above and beyond the call. We will be back.

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Thank Leanne T
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had a late check inn yesterday evening comming from costa navarino! We were welcomed very warmly, received very good room with fabalous view on the acropolys, as well during the night as at daylight. Dinner was perfect and breakfast as well!

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Quality throughout at this hotel. Outstanding breakfast with garden-like outdoor seating if you wish. The view from the fourth floor pool and adjacent restaurant/bar is the best in Athens. Staff were friendly and ready to meet your every need.

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Thank Mark H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I had a great stay here during our honeymoon. We had a beautiful suite with a balcony that overlooked the Acropolis. Our room was well-appointed and even included an original painting that was about 100 years old. We also received a very nice bottle of wine and fruit plate from the hotel as a gift. We liked... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Electra Palace is a great urban hotel in the heart of Athens with quick access to all the sites someone visiting the city wants including the Acropolis and the Plaka. The hotel itself is a great blend of classic design mixed with modern amenities. For example, the lobby is filled with beautiful chandeliers and porters offering swift, gracious help... More 

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D_Athanasiou, Manager at Electra Palace Athens, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your review and your compliments. We are also glad to mention the usb ports, as it is a new feature in guest rooms. We are always looking forward to welcome you back Sincerely More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed here for seven nights a couple of weeks ago. It is located close to all of the main sites of interest and is very much within the 'old town'. All of the staff were friendly, helpful and did their jobs well. The atmosphere is one of informal luxury. I would definitely recommend this Hotel and... More 

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Dear Guest Thank you for your compliments. We are glad that you had enjoy your stay and we hope to welcome you back again. Sincerely More 

Holton, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were only in Athens for three nights, and wanted to cover a lot of ground. The location of the Electra Palace is great. Close to the acropolis/Parthenon, museum, shops and restaurants. Walking distance to the metro and the parliament building with the changing of the guard. The rooms are small, and somewhat pricey, but luxury linens, and toiletries made... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

An excellent hotel, prime location, would recommend this hotel to anyone. Staff very friendly made us feel special, warm friendly welcome when we arrived. Room had everything we needed in it. Everything we needed was within walking distance

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I were lucky enough to spend 2 nights at the Electra Palace before boarding boarding a Mediterranean- bound cruise ship. We arrived at the hotel in the middle of the night to a welcoming reception and beautiful room overlooking the Acropolis. We took advantage of the rooftop pool and bar and enjoyed the delicious breakfast buffet both... More 

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Dear Guest Thank you for all your compliments. We are absolutely happy to hear that you had a lovely stay and we are looking forward to welcome you back in the future. Best Regards More 

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Staying in Plaka

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Plaka
Due to its proximity to the Acropolis, Plaka remains the area where the majority of foreign visitors stay and play. Its attractive features include small squares, some notable museums and the beautiful Mitropolis cathedral, as well as a host of places to stay, eat and drink. Its pedestrian zones make it a pleasant place to escape from the city’s notorious traffic. Adrianou and Kidathineon Streets contain a number of souvenir shops, offering classier items than you will find in the Flea Market. The most rewarding section to explore is the upper reaches towards the Acropolis itself, where many old stone houses with tiled roofs have survived. Up here you can find leafier corners and the odd quaint taverna with unobstructed views of the ancient rock.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
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  • Minibar
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  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stately, with the air of an era long gone, the Electra Palace Athens, hospitable and aristocratic, awaits to welcome you in the heart of the city. Classical in its architecture and design, blending beautifully with the noble historical buildings of the Plaka area, the hotel’s elegant luxury is complemented by the majestic views of the Acropolis that can be enjoyed from the rooftop restaurant, pool, rooms and suites. Marble bathrooms; soft duvets; handmade carpets; custom furniture; these are but a few of the details that make the Electra Palace Athens luxuriously enjoyable. The amenities of our hotel will leave you wanting for nothing more: for your comfort and enjoyment, here you will find satellite T.V.s, laptop size electronic safes, Wi-Fi internet connection, and fully equipped bathrooms with hair dryer, bathrobes and slippers, magnifying mirror and more. Right in the city center and within walking distance from all major sights, easily accessible by car or public transport, the Electra Palace Athens is the ideal hotel for your stay in Athens whether you are here for business or leisure: spend a summer day at our outdoor swimming pool, soaking up the sun of Athens as it rises above the Acropolis – or spend it shopping in the city’s lively markets. Wander through the ancient Agora and visit the Parthenon – then wonder at its glory, all dramatically lit at night, from the balcony of your room. Stroll around the city under the autumn rain, then warm up in the hotel’s sauna. Relax after a day’s hard work - or blow off some steam - at the indoor pool or our gym. Enjoy our delicious contemporary greek cuisine at the award winning “Electra Palace Roof Garden” or at the “Motivo” in the lounge, or with a drink at the “Duck Tail”, our British inspired bar. For bigger celebrations or for business events in the heart of Athens, our hotel’s five-star service extends to our seven meeting rooms and ballrooms: fully equipped, air-conditioned and naturally lit, our halls can cater for up to 350 people for any event type, no matter how formal: host your business meeting here, or organize a successful conference. Or, have the reception or banquet of your dreams, tasteful and impeccable, a festive testament to your own sophisticated style. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Electra Palace Athens

Address: Navarhou Nikodimou 18-20 | Athens, Plaka, Athens 105 57, Greece
Location: Greece > Attica > Athens > Plaka
Price Range: $163 - $464 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Electra Palace Athens 5*
Number of rooms: 155
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Also Known As:
Golden Tulip Athens
Electra Palace Hotel Athens Greece
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#2 Spa Hotel in Athens
#11 Luxury Hotel in Athens
#11 Business Hotel in Athens
#12 Romantic Hotel in Athens
#12 Family Hotel in Athens
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