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Breakfast included
Free WiFi
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
24-hour business centre

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 Athens has a spa with indoor pool, sauna, and jetted tub as well as a fitness center, two restaurants, a lounge/bar, and poolside bar. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the building and there is a 5,382-square foot 24-hour business center on-site.

Acropolis views

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

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Electra Palace Athens 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, 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. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the property. Secured covered valet parking (surcharge), limo or town car service and tours/ticket assistance are also available.

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Desk 
  • Television 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 

Where to Eat

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).

Nearby Things to Do

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 on-site or near the hotel and fees may apply.

  • Sailing nearby 

Spa Services

The on-site spa includes a small blue mosaic-tiled indoor pool, jetted tub, and sauna. 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.

Children under 17 years of age are allowed to use the indoor pool until 2 PM daily.

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

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

A tourism tax ranging from EUR 0.25 to EUR 4 per accommodation per night will be applied on all stays starting on January 1, 2018 and is collected at the property. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for EUR 15.0 per day.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
Hotel Registry Number - 0206K014A0013900
No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: EUR 12 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: EUR 12 per day
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: EUR 15.0 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 500, 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. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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

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