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4.8 out of 5

"Very convenient location to Acropolis, shopping and restaurants. Staff was very attentive and helpful. View of city was incredible. Room was very clea ... " More

By a verified traveler on Sun 29 Dec 2019

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Classic Double or Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$141* Per night/room Mar 1 - Mar 2

Classic Single Room

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.TwinXLBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Presidential Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Junior Suite, Acropolis View

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Junior Suite, Garden View

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Suite, Acropolis View

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Hotel Description

5-star luxury hotel near Syntagma Square, connected to the airport

City center retreat

Within a 10-minute walk of this Athens City Centre hotel, you'll find Syntagma Square and Acropolis. Acropolis Museum and Parthenon are also within half a mile (1 km).

Luxury amenities

A full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a restaurant are all featured at this smoke-free hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 5 conference rooms, business center, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the health club and free perks like buffet breakfast and WiFi in public areas.

Free WiFi, flat-screen TVs

Boasting comforts such as premium bedding and pillow menus, the 154 guestrooms offer thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers. Flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and other amenities include free WiFi and 24-hour room service.

Electra Palace Athens ratings based on 30 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.8 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Electra Palace Athens

Everyone (15) Couples (3) Business (1) Family (4)
5 out of 5
Very convenient location to Acropolis, shopping and restaurants. Staff was very attentive and helpful. View of city was incredible. Room was very clean but comfortable but was on the small size. Morning breakfast included breakfast n our stay was excellent.

Posted by on Dec 29, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Dec 30, 2019 by YP

Dear Guest, We are very happy you chose Electra Palace Athens for your stay in Athens. We pride ourselves in the quality of our city, the quality of our stay and the attentiveness of our staff so we are very glad that you had a positive experience. We would love to welcome you back in the nearest future. With kind regards, Yiannis Panagiotakopoulos

5 out of 5
Helpful staff, spectacular breakfast, convenient location

Posted by on Oct 11, 2019

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5 out of 5
Elegant, great location from now on my favorite hotel

Posted by on Sep 10, 2019

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4 out of 5
Very nice hotel that is centrally located to the sites. Excellent breakfast with lots of choices. The hotel room is very comfortable. The pool could use some more lounge chairs as there is room for them. Overall, our stay was very nice.

Posted by on Jun 29, 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Jun 20, 2019

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5 out of 5
The hotel is beautiful and the service is fantastic. It has a great view of the Acropolis, especially from the rooftop. In the spa, it has a wonderfully warm pool and spa services, such as massage and facials. The breakfast is included. Finally, it is in a perfect location near so many sights. Most sights or areas of interest are within walking distance.

Posted by on May 29, 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on May 27, 2019

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5 out of 5
We flew into Athens for a weekend trip. This hotel was excellent in terms of quality and service. Rooms are very nice, top floor restaurant has beautiful view of the Acropolis and hotel is in easy walking to all antiquity sites. I recommend purchasing the breakfast service as well. Lots of choices and fresh fruits. Staff provide excellent service. I plan to revisit and will definitely book this hotel again.

Posted by , from Doha, Qatar on Nov 30, 2018

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5 out of 5

Great hotel!

Great experience every little detail was perfect. Great breakfast, great staff. THE ROOMS ARE PERFECT.

Posted by on Apr 17, 2018

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5 out of 5

Last minute upgrade.

Pros: Whenever I travel, customer service is extremely important. Our hotel staff was always polite, engaging and friendly. They were very personable.
Cons: nothing
Location: We stayed in Plaka, the heart of old Athens. The Acropolis was nearby. Our "Taste of Athens" was a walking tour of all the major cites in Plaka.
I took my sister to Athens for her birthday. What a beautiful trip! The room I had selected was not large enough, did not have a good view and had no lounging space. It was a standard room. We requested an upgrade and was initially told that the hotel was booked for the week but that they would try to help us. The next morning we were contacted and told that a suite was available. We were invited to look at it prior to having our things moved. We received the suite at a discounted rate since I had already booked the week. What a major difference at an affordable rate! What made the upgrade even more spectacular is that we were able to see the Parthenon on the Acropolis right from our balcony! We were ecstatic!

Posted by , from Queens, New York on Feb 26, 2018

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Property Features

Electra Palace Athens offers its guests a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a health club. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. You'll find a business center on site. There are 5 meeting rooms available. A seasonal outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a sauna are also featured at the luxury Electra Palace Athens. You'll have access to the health club at a partner property. Parking is available for a fee. This 5-star Athens hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 154 guestrooms or units
  • 8 levels
  • Built in 1973
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Business facilities
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Athens (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos) (32.3 km / 20.1 mi)
  • Train station: Athens Thiseio Station (1.4 km / 0.9 mi)
  • Metro station: Syntagma Station (0.6 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Electra Palace Athens offers 154 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries. This Athens hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Pillow options
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning

Food & Drink

Guests are served free buffet breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM.

Duck Tail Bar - Onsite bar.

Electra Roof Garden - Overlooking the pool, this restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Activities

An indoor pool, a seasonal outdoor pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Sailing nearby

Spa Services

Electra has 1 treatment room.

The spa is open daily.

  • Number of treatment rooms 1

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 6:00 AM
  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Electra Palace Athens

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Children under 17 years old are allowed in the pool until 2 PM daily. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No pets or service animals allowed
  • Debit cards

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.00 per accommodation, per night

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: EUR 12 per day (in/out privileges)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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You should know

  • Onsite cash transactions can't exceed EUR 500, due to national regulations. For more details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.
  • The seasonal pool will open in May and close in October.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Certain facilities might have restricted access. For details, you can contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key (nogle), a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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