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Electra Palace Athens

Luxury hotel in Athens City Centre with spa and indoor pool

  • Free WiFi
From
NZ$299

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  • Pool
  • Presidential Suite - Balcony
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18 - 20 N Nikodimou Street, Athens, 105 57, Attiki, Greece
9.2.Superb.
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    Sep 6, 2021

  • Excellent service. Best view and food in rooftop restaurant. Would highly recommend !

    Sep 4, 2021

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to Health First (Greece) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Guests rated location

Walkable
Shopping
Dining options
Convenient
Safe
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking
  • Gym
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 154 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Rooftop terrace

What’s around

  • In Athens City Centre
  • Adrianou Street - 2 min walk
  • Ermou Street - 3 min walk
  • Shopping Street - 4 min walk
  • Syntagma Square - 4 min walk
  • Athens National Garden - 4 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Classic Double or Twin Room
  • Classic Single Room
  • Superior Acropolis Double or Twin Room
  • Classic Triple Room
  • Suite, Acropolis View
  • Presidential Suite
  • Junior Suite, Acropolis View
  • Junior Suite, Garden View
  • Classic Room, Connecting Rooms

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Athens City Centre
  • Adrianou Street - 2 min walk
  • Ermou Street - 3 min walk
  • Shopping Street - 4 min walk
  • Syntagma Square - 4 min walk
  • Athens National Garden - 4 min walk
  • Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens - 5 min walk
  • Choragic Monument of Lysicrates - 5 min walk
  • Tower of the Winds - 6 min walk
  • Athens Gallery - 6 min walk
  • Greek Evangelical Church - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • Eleftherios Venizelos Airport (ATH) - 29 min drive
  • Athens Thiseio Station - 14 min walk
  • Moschato-Tavros Rouf Station - 5 min drive
  • Agioi Anargyroi Station - 9 min drive
  • Syntagma Station - 7 min walk
  • Akropoli Station - 8 min walk
  • Monastiraki Station - 9 min walk
Profile: Plaka

Profile: Plaka

Plaka is built on the site of the ancient city of Athens, nestled on the slopes of the mighty Acropolis hill, from which it gets its nickname—“Neighborhood of the Gods.” Its rich heritage is chronicled in its many museums, including those dedicated to Greek folk art, music, and Jewish culture.

Plaka’s most modern draw is the Acropolis Museum, which opened in 2009. This award-winning institution houses over 4,000 objects from the archaeological site of the Acropolis of Athens. The site itself can be viewed in places through transparent floors, giving visitors a unique behind-the-scenes glimpse of the ongoing excavations.

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18 - 20 N Nikodimou Street, Athens, 105 57, Attiki, Greece

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 154 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 8 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-6:00 AM
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Children

  • Babysitting/childcare*

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Onsite self parking (EUR 12 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Health club
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Sailing nearby
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Sauna

Working away

  • Business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5
  • Conference space

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1973
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Greek
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Pillow menu
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding

Freshen up

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features

Spa

Electra has 1 treatment room.

The spa is open daily.

Dining

Duck Tail Bar - Onsite bar.

Electra Roof Garden - Overlooking the pool, this restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Mandatory feesPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.00 per accommodation, per night

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 20 for adults and EUR 20 for children (approximately)

Children & extra bedsPay at property

  • Cribs/infant beds are available for EUR 15.0 per day
  • Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

ParkingPay at property

  • Self parking costs EUR 12 per day with in/out privileges

Pool, spa & gym (if applicable)Pay at property

  • The seasonal pool is open from May to October
  • Reservations are required for massage services and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Health First (Greece).

Policies

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, debit cards and cash.

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.

Children under 17 years old are allowed in the pool until 2 PM daily.

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*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, Electra Palace Athens does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes. Self parking costs EUR 12 per day.
  • Yes, there's an indoor pool and a seasonal outdoor pool.
  • Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 3:00 PM - 6:00 AM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Yes, Duck Tail Bar offers Mediterranean cuisine and pool views. Nearby restaurants include Ergon House (3-min walk), Athinaikon (3-min walk), and Taqueria Maya (3-min walk).
  • Have fun during the warmer months with activities nearby such as sailing. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and soothe your senses in the spa tub. Electra Palace Athens also has an indoor pool, a sauna, and a steam room, as well as a garden and access to a nearby health club.
9.2.Superb.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great location and amazing staff

    Electra Palace is a nice hotel in a very central location in Athens. Good breakfast and the view from the 8 th floor terrace was breathtaking and amazingly beautiful. The staff was very friendly and professional. Some of the negatives of this hotel is the size of the bathroom and the actual room itself, which were very small and felt cramped.. Also the walls must be very thin because I heard loud noises from the next room at night and cigarette smoke which was very uncomfortable. I asked to change rooms but they were fully booked, I stayed for 8 days here and I enjoyed Exploring Athens.

    7 night trip, Sep 3, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great stay in Athens

    Wonderful stay! Great restaurant as well!

    Scot, 3 night trip, Aug 31, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great Service..Great location…Great view!

    Really great service and great location. The rooftop restaurant is worth admission. Room was small.. but you can pay to get a suite. Food is great..but not super. Would go back.

    Nicholas, 3 night trip, Aug 22, 2021

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  • 6.0.Good

    hard to book restarant outside. Waitress/host at dinner is not very pleasant

    Natalia, 2 night family trip, Aug 17, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Hotel review.

    Hotel had a great location. Walkable to any area. Libby was nice roof top restaurant was great for breakfast. Very clean. Rooms are small. Sofia at customer relationship was amazing. She made this hotel like 5 star. Great suggestion and she was so helpful trying to help us with some travel plan change. She even tried to reach us and inform us of outcome through different sources when our cell was not available. Just make sure you ask for rooms which is not close to hotels air conditions system. We had to change the room so noisy next to it.

    Jila, 4 night trip, Aug 16, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great stay!

    It was great. Great location and amenities. One bottle of wine for our honeymoon was waiting for us. Stayed superior room with the acropolis view. It has a side angle from the balcony.

    2 night trip, Jul 30, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Happy Guest

    The Electra Palace Athens is an elegant hotel in a perfect location. Everything is within walking distance. The staff are extremely attentive to guests. We had an early checkout- 5:30 am - and were given a breakfast box which was a lovely touch. The restaurant and bar have magnificent views of the Acropolis, the food outstanding.

    3 night trip, Jul 22, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Total Winner

    Superlative. Service was incredibly friendly but also effective. Acrópolis view from our room was spectacular, as well as from the breakfast room (rooftop terrace ). This hotel was a total winner.

    Philip, 4 night trip, Jul 20, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Beautiful Acropolis Views

    Fantastic hotel with amazing views of the Acropolis...excellent service.

    Kimberly, 1 night trip, Jul 15, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Nice hotel in Great location

    Nice traditional hotel accommodation. Well kept and friendly staff.

    Karl, 1 night trip, Jul 10, 2021

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