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Neo-classical hotel and spa in old Athens

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Near The Roman Agora

Set in the district of Plaka on a quiet side street, this Athens hotel is near the new Acropolis Museum, Zappeion Exhibition Hall, The Roman Agora, and 500 metres from Syntagma Square's metro station to the Athens Airport. The tram to the Athens coastline is nearby.

Seasonal outdoor pool and indoor pool

Electra Palace Hotel has a spa with indoor pool, sauna and jetted tub as well as a fitness center, two restaurants, a lounge/bar and poolside bar. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available throughout the building, and there is a 5,382-square foot 24-hour business center onsite.

Acropolis views

The 155 rooms/suites/units include minibars, laptop-sized safes, high-speed Internet access, and satellite TV. Guests can enjoy views of the Acropolis' ancient Greek temples from its upper level rooms and roof terrace.

Electra Palace Hotel Athens

At your hotel

Electra Palace Hotel is a smoke-free property located in the heart of the business, entertainment and shopping districts by the Acropolis Museum. A Metro station is nearby.

There are 2 restaurants and a lounge/bar, plus a poolside bar with the seasonal outdoor pool. The hotel's spa (open exclusively for guests) features a fitness center and an indoor pool with a jetted tub, cubicles for the sauna and steam bath, massages and body/beauty treatments (surcharges apply). The hotel also has a 5,382-square-foot, 24-hour business center with 4 meeting/conference rooms and a banquet hall - all with audio-visual equipment and secretarial service. Wireless Internet access is available in public areas (surcharge). Secured covered parking (surcharge), limo or town car service and tours/ticket assistance are also available.

  • Pool sun loungers
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Bar/lounge
  • Total number of rooms - 155
  • Multilingual staff
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Number of floors - 7
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free breakfast
  • Full-service spa
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Wireless Internet access - surcharge
  • Computer station
  • Health club
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Library
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Poolside bar
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference space size (meters) - 500
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4
  • Year Built 1973
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space size (feet) - 5382
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Sauna
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Spa services on site
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Television in lobby
  • Wedding services
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 10 EUR per day )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 10 EUR per day )

Park your car

Self parking (surcharge)

In your room

  • Premium bedding
  • Climate control
  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Phone
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers
  • Shower/tub combination
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Satellite TV service
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress
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Eat and drink

Guests of the Electra Palace enjoy a complimentary buffet breakfast each morning. There are two on-site restaurants, a lounge/bar and a poolside bar.

Motivo Restaurant - Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner with a Mediterranean menu and Greek wines. Chef's specialties include Pork Fillet in Cream and Mushroom Sauce, and Fresh Sole Cooked with Butter, Lemon, and Parsley. The dining room offers natural light from two sides and has parquet floors, oak sideboards, and green upholstered chairs.

Duck Tail Bar - Wide selection of beers, spirits, cocktails, coffees, and soft drinks; all-day menu of hot and cold sandwiches. Oak bar lined with high stools, plus oak tables, Chesterfield leather sofas, and Persian carpeting. Terrace open for drinks and snacks in the summer.

Electra Roof Garden Restaurant & Bar - Located on the fifth floor, this rooftop gourmet restaurant and bar features panoramic views of the Acropolis and skyline (reservations required).

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Play

The hotel lies six kilometres from the Apollon Coast, which stretches from Piraeus to Cape Sounio and offers beaches and sailing marinas. Ferries and catamarans to the islands depart from Piraeus port, eight kilometres from the hotel. The best beach for bathing and water sports is at Vouliagmeni, 25 kilometres from the hotel. There is an 18-hole golf course at Glyfada, 18 kilometres from the hotel. These recreational activities are available either onsite or near the hotel and fees may apply.

  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Relax

The on-site spa includes a small blue mosaic-tiled indoor pool and jetted tub, sauna and steam bath. Massage, body treatments and facials are available (surcharges apply). A fitness room with exercise equipment including a treadmill and weight machines. A personal trainer can be booked for a fee.

  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Number of treatment rooms 2
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Massages
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible parking
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Braille or raised signage

The fine print for Electra Palace Hotel Athens

When you arrive

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

When you leave

Check-out time is noon

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Diners Club

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

Hotel Registry Number - 0206K014A0013900

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We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Awards & Affiliations

A Green / Sustainable Property - First Party Certified
This property has performed a self-assessment, also known as First Party certification, of its sustainable tourism practices through Green Key thus taking steps to understand its impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy. The property's claims have not been independently verified by a second or third party certification program.
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