Centrally located in Athens, in the scenic area of Plaka, Phaedra Hotel is 200 metres from Acropolis Metro Station. It offers air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi just a 10-minute walk from Syntagma Square. Its rooftop terrace boasts panoramic Acropolis views. Featuring a TV, all rooms at the Phaedra offer a desk and telephone. Each has a private bathroom with shower and toiletries. Some units have a balcony. Ironing facilities are provided upon request. Early breakfast can be served upon request. Acropolis Museum is 250 metres away and the Temple of Zeus is at 150 metres. Staff at the 24-hour front desk can offer information on nearby shops, bars and restaurants serving traditional Greek or international cuisine.

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

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.9 for a two-person trip.

Phaedra Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 27 Apr 2012.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Athens, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.8

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Room type
1 single bed
1 large double bed
3 single beds
2 single beds
1 bunk bed
2 single beds
2 single beds
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Guest reviews


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  • John
    The location to the old town and historic monuments
  • L
    Very central in the historical part of Athens, walking distance to many places, but still very calm in the evenings. Beautiful rooftop terrace with view of the Acropolis. Perfect for exploring the city.
  • Shar61
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    Fantastic location. Within easy walking distance to Acropolis complex, the Metro, National Garden, the Cemetery and a lovely area to wander around in. View just like the photo of the Acropolis. Amazing roof top area. We stayed 3 days in Room 213...
  • Baker
    Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia
    Great location. Very clean but simple. Good value.
  • Jennifer
    Great location, easy to get to, perfect for seeing the sights in and around the Acropolis.
  • Graham
    Great location. Rooms and hotel are basic but beautifully clean with fabulous views of the acropolis. Easy walking distance to everything. Staff were helpful and very friendly and the reception was open for our late check in. Breakfast is...
  • Gro
    The best location in Athens ❤️ The owners are super nice and helpful.
  • Emiel
    The location, view, and exceptionally nice staff. Also, the cleanliness and amenities.
  • Alicia
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Amazing location! Perfect for sightseeing and going out for dinner.
  • Paraic
    Perfect location next to the Acropolis in the Plaka district. Possibility to have breakfast on the roof.

Property questions and answers
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  • Hi.. Can you arrange a taxi to pick us up from the airport?

    Hello, You will easily find a taxi outside the arrivals. What you need to know is that the price is fixed at 38 euro. From midnight to 5:00am the fix..
    Answered on 14 January 2020
  • What time is checkout?

    Hello, Check out time is 11.00am. Afte checking out, and if it's needed, we can keep your luggage at the hotel for free.
    Answered on 9 September 2022
  • Many rooms show landmark views.Any of the views of the acropolis? Could you say specifically how I could be sure to reserve one of those? Thanks!

    Hello, Our hotel is located at the corner of 2 streets, right at the beginning of Plaka area. All our double rooms overlook the 11th century Byzantin..
    Answered on 3 February 2020
  • Hello! We would be arriving in Athens by flight at 12 o'clock at night, therefore the hotel would enter at 2 am / 2:30 am. It's possible? or is the en..

    Hello! Our reception is 24h so check in is at any time. Best regards!
    Answered on 3 April 2022
  • Hi guys what’s the difference between a double room private external bathroom? To a double room please? Thanks Anna

    Hi Anna, The budget double rooms have their own bathroom outside the room, just acrooss the hall for private use only. The standard double rooms have ..
    Answered on 11 October 2022
  • After we have checked out and stored our luggage would it be okay to still use the roof terrace before our departure.?

    Yes, of course. Thank you
    Answered on 14 February 2020
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Facilities of Phaedra Hotel

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Terrace
  • Lift
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Wake-up service
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Safety deposit box
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages spoken
  • Greek
  • English
  • French
  • Italian

Sustainable initiatives

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

House rules

Phaedra Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 14:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


Until 11:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 3 years and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 1 year
Cot upon request

The number of cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cots are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

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

The fine print

Please note that different policies apply for group reservations of 4 rooms or more.

Please note that breakfast is served from 07:00 until 11:00.

Change of linen takes place every 2 days. More frequent service can be provided for free.

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

It is not possible to stay at this property for Coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

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

Please inform Phaedra Hotel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

License number: 0206Κ011Α0033300

FAQs about Phaedra Hotel

  • Room options at Phaedra Hotel include:

    • Single
    • Double
    • Family
    • Twin

  • Check-in at Phaedra Hotel is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Guests staying at Phaedra Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • The prices at Phaedra Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

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

    • Phaedra Hotel is 700 yards from the centre of Athens. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.