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With a great location in the center of Plaka, facing the Acropolis, this 5-star hotel offers personalized service, a beautiful rooftop pool and well-furnished rooms with a buffet breakfast included.

Electra Palace Hotel Athens is within walking distance of most of Athens' main attractions. Syntagma Square is less than a 5-minute walk away and the parliament and shopping districts are nearby.

The spacious rooms come with air conditioning and satellite TV. Thoughtful touches also include bathrobes and slippers. Some rooms offer direct views of the Acropolis.

Guests can start their day with Greek Breakfast provided in the dining area. Electra Palace Hotel's rooftop has a lovely pool area and a restaurant serving Mediterranean cuisine. The restaurant's terrace looks directly to the Acropolis.

The helpful staff at Electra Palace is happy to offer local information and advice. Guests can also use the hotel's spa facilities, including an indoor pool and sauna.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Electra Palace Athens has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 30, 2005

Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.

Property Highlights

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

Breakfast Info

American, Buffet

Private parking at the hotel


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Sleeps Room Type Price
Max adults: 1
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Max adults: 2
Classic Double Room
  • 1 full bed
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  • 2 twin beds
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Classic Triple Room
  • 1 full bed and
  • 1 sofa bed
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  • 2 twin beds and
  • 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 2
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Max adults: 2
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Max adults: 3
Junior Suite with Acropolis View
  • 2 twin beds and 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 3
Suite with Acropolis View
  • 2 twin beds and 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 3
Junior Suite with Garden View
  • 1 sofa bed and 1 queen bed
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Max adults: 6
Classic Connecting Room
  • 4 twin beds and
  • 2 sofa beds
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Max adults: 2
Premium Garden View
  • 1 full bed
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  • 2 twin beds
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  • The staff speaks English
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Located in the historic old town

Athens' old town is nicknamed "the Neighborhood of the Gods" with good reason – its picture-perfect alleys are located directly under the Acropolis.

What's nearby
  • Museum of Greek Children's Art
    0.1 miles
  • The Jewish Museum of Greece
    0.1 miles
  • Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens
    0.2 miles
  • Cypriot Embassy Athens
    0.2 miles
  • Ermou Street
    0.2 miles
  • Museum of Greek Folk Art
    0.2 miles
  • Anafiotika
    0.2 miles
  • Monument of Lysikrates
    0.2 miles
  • Ministry of Finance
    0.2 miles
  • Adrianou Street
    0.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Metropolis Roof Garden
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Terra café – Wine Bar - Restaurant
    0.1 miles
Top attractions
  • Syntagma Metro Station
    0.2 miles
  • Acropolis
    0.3 miles
  • Parthenon
    0.3 miles
  • Erechtheion
    0.3 miles
  • Monastiraki Square
    0.4 miles
  • Monastiraki Metro Station
    0.4 miles
  • Odeum of Herodes Atticus
    0.4 miles
  • Benaki Museum
    0.5 miles
  • Temple of Hephaestus
    0.6 miles
  • Museum of Cycladic Art
    0.6 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Flisvos Beach
    4 miles
  • Edem Beach
    4.1 miles
  • Alimos Beach
    4.5 miles
  • Votsalakia Beach
    4.8 miles
  • Freatida Beach
    5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Eleftherios Venizelos Airport
    12 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Electra Roof Gardeen

    Food: Greek, Mediterranean

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Electra Palace Athens Great facilities! Review score, 8.8
Outdoors
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible) and costs EUR 12 per day.
  • Electric vehicle charging station
Transportation
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – outdoor Free!
  • Seasonal
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Pool with view
  • Pool is on rooftop
  • Saltwater pool
Pool 2 – indoor Free!
  • Open all year
  • Adults only
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Heated pool
  • Saltwater pool
Spa
  • Locker rooms
  • Fitness
  • Full-body massage Additional charge
  • Hand massage Additional charge
  • Head massage Additional charge
  • Couples' massage Additional charge
  • Foot massage Additional charge
  • Neck massage Additional charge
  • Back massage Additional charge
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Light therapy
  • Body wrap
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Manicure
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • Greek
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
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Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 year
Crib by request
€ 15 per child, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa American Express Electra Palace Athens accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Kindly note that you must have the credit card with which the reservation was made upon check in.

Kindly note that due to the fact that Union Pay cards do not allow preauthorization, guests using this payment method will be charged a 30% deposit of the total amount of the reservation.

This hotel participates in the Greek Breakfast Initiative by the Hellenic Chamber of Hotels.

Please note that children under 17 years old are allowed to use the Gym and Spa facilities until 14:00.

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 for children's cots/cribs.

The maximum number of children's cots/cribs in a room is 1.

Please note that this is a nonsmoking hotel.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Please inform Electra Palace Athens of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Electra Palace Athens

  • Electra Palace Athens is 1,300 feet from the center of Athens.

  • The prices at Electra Palace Athens may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Electra Palace Athens offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Indoor pool
    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Bike tours
    • Manicure
    • Locker rooms
    • Beauty services
    • Walking tours
    • Body treatments
    • Facial treatments
    • Body scrub
    • Body wrap
    • Light therapy
    • Spa facilities
    • Steam room
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Back massage
    • Neck massage
    • Foot massage
    • Couples' massage
    • Indoor pool (year-round)
    • Head massage
    • Hand massage
    • Full-body massage
    • Fitness

  • Electra Palace Athens has 1 restaurant:

    • Electra Roof Gardeen

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Electra Palace Athens on this page.

  • Guests staying at Electra Palace Athens can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • American
    • Buffet

  • Check-in at Electra Palace Athens is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Electra Palace Athens (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Electric vehicle charging station

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at Electra Palace Athens include:

    • Single
    • Double
    • Triple
    • Suite
    • Twin/Double