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Located in the heart of Athens, just 200 yards from Syntagma Square, the modern Electra Metropolis boasts a small, rooftop pool with waterfall effect, and a sun terrace with views over the city. Gourmet dishes and refreshing cocktails can be enjoyed at the top-floor restaurant or at the M Bar offering panoramic views over the Acropolis.

The elegant rooms and suites at Electra Metropolis feature modern decor, wooden floors and warm tones. Each includes a marble-tiled bathroom with hairdryer, bathrobes, slippers and organic KORRES toiletries. A work desk, 40'' Smart TV with satellite channels, a laptop safe and a mini bar are standard. Free WiFi access is provided throughout.

A retro-style lounge area, where guests can enjoy a coffee or a drink, is featured at the unique sky-light atrium decorated with Fassianos artwork and located at the center of the building. Guests can also taste Mediterranean flavours at the ground-floor bistro featuring an open kitchen.

Extra services include a 24-hour front desk and room service. Restaurants, bars and shops can be found just steps from Electra Metropolis, while the scenic Plaka area can be reached within a 10-minute walk. The nearest airport is Eleftherios Venizelos Airport, 21.1 miles from the property.

This is our guests' favourite part of Athens, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Electra Metropolis has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 26 Aug 2016.

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Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Athens, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.7

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

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American, Buffet


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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Executive Room
  • 2 single beds and
  • 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 2
Suite Balcony
  • 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 2
Superior Double Room
  • 2 single beds
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  • 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 2
Classic Double or Twin Room
  • 1 large double bed
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  • 2 single beds
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Acropolis Suite
  • Bedroom 1: 1 large double bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 1
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Max adults: 2
Internal Art Room
  • 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 2
Deluxe Double Room
  • 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 2
Deluxe Double Room with Acropolis View
  • 1 large double bed
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  • 2 single beds
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Superior Triple Room
  • 2 single beds and
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Max adults: 5. Max children: 2
Superior Connecting Room
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  • 1 sofa bed and
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  • Bedroom 1: 2 single beds
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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About Electra Metropolis

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  • Hello! From what date will your rooftop pool be open this year?

    The outdoor pool is open and operating daily from 11.00am to 19.00 pm. We look forward to welcoming you at Electra Metropolis!


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    Answered on 4 May 2021
  • Can I please have a balcony?

    KIndly note that the classic rooms have a step-out balcony. The Deluxe rooms and Deluxe Acropolis View Rooms have a balcony.


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    Asked about: Classic Double or Twin Room • Answered on 13 May 2021
  • Hi I’m looking for one room two adults Thurs 11th November leaving Sat 13th November. How do I tell the rooms have the Acropolis view ? Thanks Tel

    Kindly note that you can tell by the room type description. it should mention acropolis view


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    Answered on 6 October 2021
  • Is your outdoor pool open or closed due to covid? Many thanks Xanthe

    Greetings! Kindly be informed that our outdoor pool is open from 11:00 - 19:00.


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    Answered on 7 May 2021
  • I need one room for two day mother and two children at the rate of NGN 65,602 from June 3 to 5

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing the Electra Metropolis Hotel for your stay. Further to your request kindly contact us in our direct email reservationsem@electrahotels.gr We are always at your disposal. Pari Karavasili Reservations Department EM


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    Answered on 22 May 2021
  • There is free parking?

    Please note that our parking is next to the Athens Electra Palace Hotel (our sister hotel on 18 Nikodimou street, Plaka) which is 100 meters away. Please note that for our clients the cost is 12 euro daily.


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    Asked about: Deluxe Double Room • Answered on 11 May 2021
  • hello is your swimming pool currently open?

    Dear Guest, Kindly be informed that our outdoor pool is open from 11:00 to 19:00. Thank you!


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    Answered on 7 May 2021
  • Can I add to my reservation a double room for my family from Thessaloniki?

    kindly send us the reservation details in our direct mail


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    Answered on 30 July 2021
  • Hi, can you inform me if the outdoor and indoor pools are open for the duration of October’21 please? Thanks.

    The indoor pool is not operating due to covid restrictions. The outdoor pool ussually ends operationa late October, always depending on weather conditions


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    Answered on 29 October 2021
  • Hi - we are looking to stay from 16-23 October. Is there an indoor pool available for family swimming? Our daughter is 11 years old. Thank you

    Greetings from Electra Metropolis hotel. Kindly note that our indoor pool is closed at the moment due to the Covid regulations. however there is an outdoor pool at our Roof top area. It remains open daily, until further notice. Kind Regards


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    Answered on 7 September 2021
  • Could you please confirm that the deluxe double rooms with Acropylis views have 1.a balcony 2. a bath tub

    All Deluxe Acropolis view rooms have a balcony and Acropolis view. Bathtub or walk in shower is upon availability but you can put a note in your reservation and we will do our best!


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    Answered on 6 January 2021
  • Hello there! Is the indoor pool available to use while staying at the hotel? We are in Athens and possibly would like to book a stay soon. Thank you!

    Hello!Thank you for your interest at Electra Metropolis, please note that the indoor pool is not operating during this period.


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    Answered on 17 February 2021
  • Is the fitness center and other amenities open?

    Good morning from Electra Metropolis hotel. Further to your request, kindly note that there is a fitness center in our premises, and also an outdoor pool for your convenience. Due to the Covid restrictions, an appointment is required for the gym.


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    Asked about: Classic Double or Twin Room • Answered on 15 August 2021
  • Airport schuttle ??

    Good morning from Electra Metropolis hotel. If you wish to arrange an airport shutle, you may send us an email at metropolis@electrahotels.gr, with all your arrival details, so we will be able to advise you with the cost ans also arrange it.


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    Answered on 15 August 2021
  • Is the pool open also for people that are not booked in the hotel?

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your e-mail!We would kindly like to inform you that the outdoor pool is accesable only for hotel guests.


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    Answered on 14 August 2021
  • Hi I need check in at 7 am can you arrange this ? Thanks

    Early check in is upon availability. If your room is available we will be happy to provide it to you. Otherwise, we can keep your luggage in our storage free of charge until you check in.


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    Answered on 11 November 2021
  • Is airport transportation available?

    Dear all, Good morning from Electra Metropolis Hotel! For airport transportation information,please contact the concierge team of Electra Metropolis Hotel. We remain at your disposal, Kindest regards, Front Desk Team


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    Asked about: Superior Double Room • Answered on 27 May 2021
  • Hi, If we book superior dbl room for 1 night - tonight - will we be able to do late check out tomorrow at 15h? Alex

    late check out is always upon availability, kindly check with our reception team during your stay


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    Answered on 7 July 2021
  • Hi, Do you have corona test services. 72 hours before flight

    Our reception can give you all information so that you arrange a covid test 72hrs before flight. Please check upon check in


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    Answered on 4 May 2021
  • I want to check in on july 25 and check out on july 27 but my flight is at 21:00. So I leave at 5:30? Can i have late check out or pay a late charge?

    Late check out is always upon availability so kindly contact our reception during your stay.


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    Answered on 6 July 2021
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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Located in the historic old town

Athens' old town is nicknamed "the Neighbourhood of the Gods" with good reason — its picturesque alleys are situated directly under the Acropolis.

What's nearby
  • Ermou Street-Shopping Area
    0.1 miles
  • Ministry of Finance
    0.1 miles
  • Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens
    0.1 miles
  • Syntagma Square
    0.1 miles
  • Cypriot Embassy Athens
    0.2 miles
  • Museum of Greek Children's Art
    0.2 miles
  • The Jewish Museum of Greece
    0.2 miles
  • Museum of National History
    0.2 miles
  • Mikro Pallas Theater
    0.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant electra roof garden
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/bar Terra cafe
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Anafiotika
    0.3 miles
  • Monastiraki Square
    0.3 miles
  • Acropolis
    0.4 miles
  • Monastiraki Metro Station
    0.4 miles
  • Parthenon
    0.4 miles
  • Erechtheion
    0.4 miles
  • Benaki Museum
    0.5 miles
  • Odeum of Herodes Atticus
    0.5 miles
  • Museum of Cycladic Art
    0.6 miles
  • Temple of Hephaestus
    0.6 miles
Beaches in the neighbourhood
  • Flisvos Beach
    4.1 miles
  • Edem Beach
    4.2 miles
  • Alimos Beach
    4.7 miles
  • Votsalakia Beach
    4.9 miles
  • Freatida Beach
    6 miles
Public transport
  • Metro Syntagma Metro Station
    0.2 miles
Closest airports
  • Elefthérios Venizélos Airport
    12 miles
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2 restaurants on site

    Metropolis Roof Garden

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    Library bistro

    Cuisine: Mediterranean

Facilities of Electra Metropolis
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1