We stayed here as we were arriving late into Athens & leaving early the following morning to catch a ferry to Mykonos. The staff were very helpful & picked us up from the airport & took us to the port the next day. The rooms were modern clean and comfortable. There was even breakfast available at 6am the next day.
It was also really convenient to get to the port - being less than 5 mins drive.
Traveller from Kent, UK
The hotel Phidias is located in the heart of Piraeus, a short distance from the sea. Recently renovated, the hotel offers a …More
"Very close to the port. Great for overnight stay"
Stayed here for a quick overnight when coming back from the islands to catch our flight the next day. Easy to find and a short walk from the port - absolutely NOT work a taxi ride - even with two large suitcases. Staff were friendly and directed us to a great local restaurant. Room was quite small, but very clean and comfortable. Certainly met our needs for an overnight; however, would not stay for more than 1 or 2 nights.
This was our first hotel stay and it was excellent! From check in to just about everything. We stayed May 17 with a check out of May 19. 2015. This hotel was excellent in everything in regards to service and tips on where to go! Everytime we left to go sightseeing we were welcomed back with a "Hello" and a smile. The management team of this hotel must be extremely proud of their staff, from the housekeeping, front desk and restaurant staff! I would strongly recommend this hotel to anybody!
Traveller from Edmonton
SAVOY hotel Piraeus is a premium business hotel uniquely located in the heart of the shipping business area and very close to …More
We booked the hotel so my husband could have some rest after leaving hospital before travelling back from Piraeus to Crete on the ferry. He needed to be on a restricted diet, mainly soup and bland food. There was no soup on the menu, but when I explained the position, the concierge immediately said he would ask the kitchen to prepare chicken soup specially, which they did, and it was very good. The only downside (not the hotel's problem) was that there were no shops nearby for me to get some fruit for him to snack on - so when booking, do remember this and taken any provisions with you.
I stayed at Faros 1 Hotel and the following is my input:
- Great location in Piraeus with very good accessibility to the port, museums, restaurants, shopping, barber shop, bakeries, and transportation. Not on a main road/not noisy.
- Piraeus is 20 minutes by metro from central Athens
- The metro and port are 5-10 minutes by bus from the hotel and 15 minutes walk (max)
- The hotel is nicely decorated and furnished. Very clean
- Professional and courteous staff members
Athens’ port since the fifth century BC, Piraeus today is an industrial affair, eight kilometres southwest of the centre. Ferries, catamarans and hydrofoils connect to the islands, and cruise ships doing the Mediterranean circuit stop here. The pretty fishing harbour of Mikrolimano is lined with seafood eateries, and the circular bay of Pasalimani filled with luxury yachts.
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