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Electra Palace Athens

Electra Palace Athens

18 - 20 N Nikodimou Street, Athens 105 57

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4.5 out of 5 (1,977 reviews)

Set in the district of Plaka on a quiet side street, this Athens hotel is near the new Acropolis Museum, Zappeion Exhibitio …

£222
Central Athens Hotel

Central Athens Hotel

Apollonos 21, Athens 10557

3.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (934 reviews)

Located in Athens City Centre, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens and Roman Agora. …

£108
Plaka Hotel

Plaka Hotel

7, Kapnikareas & Mitropoleos St, Athens 10556

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4.5 out of 5 (1,280 reviews)

This family-friendly Athens hotel is located in the historical district, within a 15-minute walk of Ancient Agora, Hellenic …

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Athens La Strada

Athens La Strada

26 Petraki St., Athens 10563

3.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (94 reviews)

Located in Athens City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens, Roman Agora, and …

£104
Athens Status Suites

Athens Status Suites

28 Petraki Str., Athens 10563

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4.3 out of 5 (329 reviews)

Located in Athens City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens, Roman Agora, and …

£133
Metropolis Hotel

Metropolis Hotel

46 Mitropoleos Street, Athens 10563

2.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (228 reviews)

Located in Athens City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens, Roman Agora, and …

£75
Hotel Acropolis House

Hotel Acropolis House

6-8 Kodrou Str., Athens 10558

2.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (5 reviews)

Located in Athens City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Museum of Greek Folk Art, Roman Agora, and Syntagma …

£81
Alice Inn Athens

Alice Inn Athens

Tsatsou 9, Athens 10558

3.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (39 reviews)

Located in Athens City Centre, this boutique apartment is within a 5-minute walk of Hellenic Children’s Museum, Arch of …

£115
Hermes Hotel

Hermes Hotel

19 Apollonos Street, Plaka, Syntagma, Athens 10557

2.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (576 reviews)

This family-friendly Athens hotel is located in the historical district, within a 10-minute walk of Metropolitan Cathedral of …

£123
Adams Hotel

Adams Hotel

Herefondos 6 & Thalous, Plaka, Athens 105 58

2.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (118 reviews)

Located in Athens City Centre, this hotel is steps from Choragic Monument of Lysicrates, Arch of Hadrian, and Temple of …

£87

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Pocket Guide: Athens Plaka Hotels

Plaka is a walkable neighborhood that's popular for its restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. Many visitors come to enjoy the natural beauty of the gardens, while others visit for the local theater. Hotels in Plaka provide a good starting point for sightseeing in and around the Athens area.

Sightseeing around Plaka

The area's storied past is told through the monuments and historic sites, while local museums and theaters add a sense of refinement. Museum of Greek Popular Musical Instruments, Pandora Art Gallery, and Maria Callas Museum feature a variety of exhibits. You can check out the local talent at Dora Stratou Greek Dances Theater, Technis Theater, and Pallas Theater. Church of Saint Nikolaos Rangavas, Roman Agora, and Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens are monuments worth a look. Church of Panagia Gorgoepikoos, Tower of the Winds, and Philomousou Etairias Square are some local landmarks. Athens Planetarium, Allou Fun Park, and Greek Reptile Centre will provide enjoyment for the whole family.

Many visitors like to do some shopping while in town, but there are a number of other activities. Athens National Garden, Filopappos Hill, and Aristotle’s Lyceum are some scenic spots that are popular with the locals. Surround yourself with nature at Mount Lycabettus, Koutouki Cave, and Glyfada Sea Turtle Rescue Centre. For retail therapy, consider Pandrossou Street Market, Karytsi Square, and Monastiraki Flea Market, and seek out the perfect souvenir. If you're looking for something else to do, head to Avissinias Square, Museum of Greek Gastronomy, and Athens Central Market.

Some of the area's most popular sights are Acropolis, Acropolis Museum, and Syntagma Square. You can also head to Athens Gallery, Centre of Folk Art and Tradition, and Athens University History Museum.

Getting around Plaka

Plaka is 12.1 miles (19.5 km) from the airport in Athens (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos).

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