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Hermes Hotel enjoys a quiet spot in Plaka, only 2 blocks from the Syntagma Metro Station and the shopping street of Ermou. It offers a spacious lounge and a roof garden. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout.

The air-conditioned rooms have modern furnishings, wooden floors and bright colors. Each is equipped with a satellite TV, mini fridge and safe. Free toiletries and a hairdryer are provided in the marble bathroom. Some rooms have a balcony, while others have a large window.

A rich American buffet is offered each morning at Hermes Hotel. Drinks are served at the lobby bar, which also features a 42’’ TV set, books and table games. A great variety of Greek taverns are found in the surrounding area.

For children, Hermes Hotel has a playroom.

The hotel’s location in Plaka is ideal for visits to the Acropolis and the new museum, while it is 650 feet from Syntagma Square, the metro and the Athens Airport Bus X95.

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.

Hermes Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 25, 2009

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Athens, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.5

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Breakfast Info

American, Buffet


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Sleeps Room Type Price
Max adults: 4
Family Room with Interconnecting Door
  • 2 twin beds and
  • 1 king bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 1
Economy Room
  • 3 twin beds
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Superior Double/Twin Room
  • 2 twin beds
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  • 1 full bed
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Guests must meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination, a recent valid negative coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of coronavirus recovery.

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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
  • Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens
    0.1 miles
  • Ermou Street
    0.1 miles
  • Museum of Greek Children's Art
    0.1 miles
  • The Jewish Museum of Greece
    0.2 miles
  • Ministry of Finance
    0.2 miles
  • Athens Gallery
    0.2 miles
  • Adrianou Street
    0.2 miles
  • Cypriot Embassy Athens
    0.2 miles
  • Syntagma Square
    0.2 miles
  • Pandora Art Gallery
    0.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant
    0 miles
  • Cafe/Bar
    0.1 miles
Top attractions
  • Anafiotika
    0.2 miles
  • Syntagma Metro Station
    0.2 miles
  • Acropolis
    0.3 miles
  • Monastiraki Square
    0.3 miles
  • Parthenon
    0.3 miles
  • Erechtheion
    0.3 miles
  • Monastiraki Metro Station
    0.3 miles
  • Odeum of Herodes Atticus
    0.5 miles
  • Benaki Museum
    0.5 miles
  • Temple of Hephaestus
    0.5 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Flisvos Beach
    4 miles
  • Edem Beach
    4.1 miles
  • Alimos Beach
    4.6 miles
  • Votsalakia Beach
    4.8 miles
  • Freatida Beach
    5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Eleftherios Venizelos Airport
    12.1 miles
How to get to Hermes Hotel from Eleftherios Venizelos Airport
    Taxi
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Amenities of Hermes Hotel
Outdoors
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Activities
  • Playground
Food & Drink
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 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
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Safe
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • Greek
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

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Check-in

3:00 PM - 12:00 AM

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 6 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 - 3 years
Crib by request
Free

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.

Mastercard Visa JCB Diners Club American Express Hermes Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please kindly note that upon check-in the hotel will only accept the credit card which guests have already used to book the hotel.

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

Please note that the property reserves the right to preauthorize your credit card prior to arrival.

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

Guests must meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination, a recent valid negative coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of coronavirus recovery.

License number: 0206K012A0012300

FAQs about Hermes Hotel

  • Guests staying at Hermes Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • American
    • Buffet

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hermes Hotel by:

    • Taxi 35min

  • Hermes Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Playground

  • Hermes Hotel is 1,150 feet from the center of Athens.

  • Check-in at Hermes Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

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

  • Room options at Hermes Hotel include:

    • Family
    • Twin
    • Twin/Double