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18-20 N.Nikodimou street, Plaka, Athens, 105 57, Greece – Show map
Excellent location – rated 9.4/10! (score from 1062 reviews)
Rated by guests after their stay at Electra Palace Hotel Athens.
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Outdoor Pool, Grounds, Terrace
Sauna, Fitness Center, Spa, Massage, Hot Tub, Indoor Pool
Food & Drink
Restaurant, Bar, Breakfast in the Room, Special Diet Meals (upon request)
WiFi is available in public areas and charges apply.
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and costs EUR 12 per 24 hours.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 12 per day.
Room Service, Car Rental, 24-Hour Front Desk, Currency Exchange, Tour Desk, Baggage Storage, Concierge Service, Babysitting/Child Services, Laundry, Dry Cleaning, Ironing Service, Shoeshine, Meeting/Banquet Facilities, Business Center, Fax/Photocopying, VIP Room Facilities, Honeymoon Suite
Safe, Non-smoking Rooms, Elevator, Soundproof Rooms, Heating, Hypoallergenic room available
From 1:00 PM
Until 12:00 PM
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to room type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.
Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
All children under 2 years stay free of charge when using existing beds.
All children under 2 years are charged EUR 15 per night in a crib.
The maximum number of cribs in a room is 1.
Any type of extra bed or crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are not allowed.
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Based on 1062 reviews
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A short walk from the Acropolis, 5-star Royal Olympic Hotel is centrally located near the picturesque Plaka neighborhood. The luxurious rooms overlook Zeus’s Temple, or the swimming pool garden.
Score from 2174 reviews Very good
In one of the most central locations in Athens, the Electra Hotel Athens is next to Syntagma Square. A 5-minute walk through charming Plaka takes you to the Acropolis.
Score from 592 reviews Very good
Hotel Plaka has a prestigious location in the historic center of Athens. It is just a 5-minute walk from Syntagma Square and 2 blocks from Monastiraki Metro Station.
Score from 1121 reviews Excellent
With a prestigious location in Syntagma Square and stunning Acropolis views, this 5-star downtown Athens hotel features a trendy restaurant and spacious guest rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows.
Score from 817 reviews Very good
Friendly staff, nice size rooms and good facilities
Bathrooms are a little tired!
spacious lobby; garden area
room furnishings mediocre; room overlooked balconies of other rooms
Great service, beautiful layout, comfortable bed, bedding and pillows; fantastic view of the Acropolis from the lovely balcony; fantastic breakfast
We loved the pool, the view to the Parthenon, the ease of walking to shops and restaurants
the place was lovely, good location, clean, the view from the roof bar was fantastic at sunset. We had dinner on the first night in the hotel roof top restaurant and it was very yummy. Breakfast was nice and fresh every morning. I would return to this hotel.
Outdoor swimming pool with view of Acropolis. Restaurant with inside and outside dining, again with view of the Acropolis. Free wifi throughout the hotel. Location - within easy walking distance of all the main tourist sites. First class service.
breakfast buffet location view of acropolis from roof top restaurant
staff, breakfast, cleanliness
Small rooms, narrow beds, non-adjustable thermostat
Rooftop and location. Nicely appointed lobby. Free WiFi in room.
Front desk willing to please but defensive if a problem arises. Service spotty and inconsistent. Staff seemed tired.
Breakfast, location, lobby
Great location in the Plaka. Fabulous views of Acropolis from pool and restaurant. Upgrade to a good sized room with all ammenities and comfort.
Nutritious breakfast; convenient location, walking distance to all the scenic spots in athens; helpful staff!
Position very central
Rooms although clean were small & basic view overlooked apartments & offices
Location was excellent; easy walk to all the main attractions and eating.
Staff was unfriendly. No one was rude, but I think they must train their people not to smile. Perhaps it was a language or cultural thing (several could not speak fluent English), or perhaps they are just burned out from the constant contact with tourists.
Location Excellent breakfast Quality of bedroom Rooftop pool and bar Helpful front desk
Noisy machinery at back of hotel Traffic jams in front of hotel for parts of day, especially around mid day
This is a great place to stay in Athens: superb location and services. The staff are incredibly helpful and the views from the rooftop restaurant and the pool are to die for.
View sit at pool and many rooms view Acropolis. Breakfast is wonderful. Staff speaks English well. Computers with wifi and printers complimentary.
Liked everything not a single negative
Electra Palace is ideally located, beautifully maintained, and worth the prices. Our room was charming, clean, with outstanding amenities. Housekeeping was excellent and the staff was professional. The view on the top floor can't be beat. Breakfasts out on the intimate courtyard were delicious! This is a fabulous hotel.
I would have loved to have had a gym available to me. I would also like to have seen larger, softer bath towels, as I have enjoyed elsewhere. Not much else to complain about.
Friendly, courteous, clean, attentive. Our first room had a bad odor which the staff picked up on immediately and quickly got us into another room which they upgraded because they felt badly.
Location, great buffet breakfast, friendly and clean atmosphere, the view from the pool.
Location very close to Acropolis and other tourist highlights Very good hotel facilities Excellent breakfast Helpful staff
There's lots to like: the location, the friendly staff, the public rooms, the generously proportioned rooms, the outside gardens, the rooftop pool and restaurant, the Spa and the treatments and the breakfasts.
The tea and coffee cups and debris was not cleared away two days running. I had to pointedly put them in the middle of the room before something happened. Even then the milk was not replaced so I had my tea black the next morning. There was a constant noise of running water in my room from the floor above. I did report it. Nothing was done. It was hard to sleep. My room could not be exchanged as the hotel was full. I guess I was very unlucky but I paid my bill in full just the same.
Central positioning. Great facility in good position. Clean, well run, good condition and very good all round. Love the pool and breakfast areas. Breakfast good but not great. Don't like the dark streets at night.
Good location nice breakfast Good pool. Had a bath.bed comfortable
Noisy air con which sounded like running water through the night No storage space for clothes
Spacious, airy , clean , helpful staff,amazing view of Acropolis from rooftop restaurant, comfortable bedrooms - ours had a view of Acropolis, pool with a view, relaxed vibe.
Decor a little dated,menu in rooftop restaurant not very innovative.
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