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Electra Palace Athens

Electra Palace Athens

18 - 20 N Nikodimou Street, Athens
5.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 52 minutes ago
21 others viewing this property now
4.5 out of 5 (1,894 reviews)

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

£121

£121
Palladian Home

Palladian Home

Farmaki 2 & Kidathineon, Athens
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 12 hours ago
4 others viewing this property now
4.8 out of 5 (72 reviews)

Located in Athens City Centre, this guesthouse is steps away from Hellenic Children’s Museum and Arch of Hadrian. Acropolis Museum and Roman Agora are also within ...

£57

£57
Athens Status Suites

Athens Status Suites

28 Petraki Str., Athens
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 7 hours ago
5 others viewing this property now
4.3 out of 5 (435 reviews)

Located in Athens City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Maria Callas Museum, Roman Agora and Syntagma Square. Hellenic Parliament and Ancient ...

£67

£67
Plaka Hotel

Plaka Hotel

7, Kapnikareas & Mitropoleos St, Athens
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 17 hours ago
3 others viewing this property now
4.5 out of 5 (1,394 reviews)

This family-friendly Athens hotel is located in the historical district, within a 15-minute walk of Ancient Agora, Hellenic Parliament and Acropolis Museum. ...

£52

£52
Athens La Strada

Athens La Strada

26 Petraki St., Athens
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 3 days ago
4.5 out of 5 (197 reviews)

Located in Athens City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Maria Callas Museum, Roman Agora and Syntagma Square. Hellenic Parliament and Ancient ...

£55

£55
Central Athens Hotel

Central Athens Hotel

Apollonos 21, Athens
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 2 days ago
1 others viewing this property now
4.2 out of 5 (1,027 reviews)

Located in Athens City Centre, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Maria Callas Museum and Roman Agora. Syntagma Square and Hellenic Parliament are also ...

£51

£51
Hermes Hotel

Hermes Hotel

19 Apollonos Street, Plaka, Syntagma, Athens
2.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 2 days ago
6 others viewing this property now
4.4 out of 5 (627 reviews)

This family-friendly Athens hotel is located in the historical district, within a 10-minute walk of Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens, Roman Agora and Tower of ...

£56

£56
Metropolis Hotel

Metropolis Hotel

46 Mitropoleos Street, Athens
2.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 18 hours ago
4.0 out of 5 (302 reviews)

Located in Athens City Centre, this hotel is steps away from Maria Callas Museum and Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens. Church of Panagia Kapnikarea and Karytsi ...

£43

£43
Alice Inn Athens

Alice Inn Athens

Tsatsou 9, Athens
3.5 out of 5.0
2 others viewing this property now
4.6 out of 5 (50 reviews)

Located in Athens City Centre, this boutique apartment is within a 5-minute walk of Hellenic Children’s Museum, Arch of Hadrian, and Temple of Olympian Zeus. ...

£32

£32
Kimon Athens Hotel

Kimon Athens Hotel

27 Apollonos Str., Plaka, Athens
1.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 21 hours ago
2 others viewing this property now
3.9 out of 5 (185 reviews)

Located in Athens City Centre, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Maria Callas Museum and Roman Agora. Syntagma Square and Hellenic Parliament are also ...

£36

£36

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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).