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Located 0.9 mi away from the Acropolis, 4-star Ilissos features a roof garden bar overlooking the Parthenon. The Syngrou Fix Tram and Metro Station (Drakou Str. exit) are a 10-minute walk away. All elegant rooms are soundproofed and air-conditioned with satellite TV and radio. Fridge and mini-bar are standard. A work desk is provided. Hotel Ilissos offers a restaurant serving Mediterranean and international cuisine. A buffet breakfast is served daily. Room service is also provided. Staff at the 24-hour reception desk can arrange bicycle and car rental and offer traveling information. Free WiFi access is available throughout the hotel. Illisos Hotel is easily accessible by all means of transportation, giving guests easy access to and from every part of the city and its many attractions. The beaches of Athens are just 2.5 mi away.

Ilissos has been welcoming guests since Jan 31, 2008

Property Highlights

Breakfast Info

Continental, American

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.

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Room Type
2 twin beds
1 full bed
3 twin beds
1 twin bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
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  • Kim
    It was very clean, staff very friendly, beds were comfortable
  • Ghazal
    Good hotel and amazing Location! Acropolis is 20 minutes walk away and the rest of the attractions are also close by. The room was nice and spacious and the breakfast was good.
  • Cope
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    My family and I stayed here for one night and it met our expectations. The hotel is in a good location, it was about a 15 minute walk to the Acropolis. The staff was so helpful in arranging transportation for us from the airport and even to the...
  • Sally
    I didn’t have a good experience the night i checked in as the reception was so arrogant and charges me foe an extra amount by mistake! However the next day another receptionist called me and solved the problem. She was very kind and helpful. The...
  • Alyonashyroka
    Good location, perfect view from the top, clean room, good breakfast
  • Yvonne
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Very nice room. Good location. We could see the acropolis from the top floor restaurant. The view was great. The food was delicious. The staff were extremely nice and sweet!
  • Elias
    Very good reception, easy location, just what we wanted
  • Aspasia
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The rooms were nice and clean. Staff was very friendly and helpful.
  • Deb
    Second time staying at the Ilissos, you can’t beat the value. Room size better than many hotels, the included breakfast had tasty and large selection. Great roof top patio, had some wine and drinks, enjoying the view. Staff were wonderful at...
  • Jennifer
    The barrio it is located was wonderful! Lots of cafes restaurants and bars. The beds were comfortable and the breakfast was lovely.

Property questions and answers
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  • Is there an iron available at the hotel?

    Yes, please ask for it at the reception desk
    Answered on 22 October 2019
  • Are there toiletries in the room ?

    Answered on 22 October 2019
  • What attractions, and public transit options are nearby?

    Transit options: Taxi, Bus, Metro Attractions: Acropolis (15 Min. walking), Plaka (15 Min. walking), Monastiraki (20 min. walking) For more informatio..
    Answered on 30 May 2023
  • Hello. How can i know if the room has a view?

    Dear Guest, If you book a Suite you will either have a city view or a view of the Acropolis.
    Answered on 30 July 2023
  • Καλησπερα σας, Θα ηθελα να σας κανω μια ερωτηση. Υπαρχει σταση μετρο κοντα στο ξενοδοχειο σας?? Αν ναι, ποση απεχει απο το ξενοδοχειο?

    Καλησπέρα σας, Ναι υπάρχει στάση μετρό στα 8 λεπτά με τα πόδια από το ξενοδοχείο μας και η στάση λέγεται Συγγρού-Φιξ.
    Answered on 31 July 2022
  • Free breakfast?

    Dear Guest, Good afternoon. Please let me inform you that there are room prices available that include breakfast. Otherwise if you book a room which..
    Answered on 11 July 2022
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • RoofTop
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner • Cocktail hour

Amenities of Ilissos
Great facilities! Review score, 8.1

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Room service
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Terrace
  • Bar
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Refrigerator
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Car rental
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • Greek
  • English

Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

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From 2:00 PM


Until 12:00 PM



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 12 and above will be charged as 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 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
Crib upon request
3 - 4 years
Extra bed upon request

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Diners Club Cash Ilissos accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that:
-Ilissos reserves the right to pre-authorize or charge your card prior to arrival, according to specific reservation policies.
-The credit card used for the reservation should be provided upon check-in. In any other case the hotel reserves the right to request other way of payment.
-If the credit card holder is other than the guest, the hotel requires a signed credit card authorization form prior to check-in.
-For any additional guests except the booked ones, the hotel reserves the right to apply extra charges as per policies.

Please note that dinner is served until 21:00.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

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 coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

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

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

FAQs about Ilissos

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

  • Room options at Ilissos include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Triple
    • Single

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

    • Bicycle rental

  • Ilissos has 1 restaurant:

    • RoofTop

  • Guests staying at Ilissos can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • American

  • Ilissos is 1.3 miles from the center of Athens. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Check-in at Ilissos is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.