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Located in Kolonaki and housed in the former Canadian Embassy, within 1,650 feet of Lycabettus Hill and 1,950 feet of Athens Music Hall, The Modernist Athens provides accommodations with a restaurant. Offering a fitness center, the property is located within 1,950 feet of Museum of Cycladic Art. The property features a terrace, a 24-hour front desk, and free WiFi is available. The property also offers a turntable with its own vinyl collection as well as a trolley stocked with premium spirits.

Fitted with parquet floor, Marshall speakers and a flat-screen, satellite TV, all elegantly decorated and air-conditioned units in the hotel feature a private bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer. Certain rooms at The Modernist Athens also provide guests with a balcony. All guest rooms will provide guests with an espresso machine.

A buffet breakfast, prepared with selected ingredients, is served each morning at the property.

The property facilities include a 24-hour fitness center and a 24-hour front desk with staff speaking Greek, English, Spanish and French.

Several boutique shops, restaurants, bars and museums can be found in the surrounding area. The nearest airport is Elefthérios Venizélos Airport is 11 mi away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

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Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet

Private parking available

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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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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Standard Room
  • 2 twin beds
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  • 1 queen bed
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Superior Room with Balcony
  • 2 twin beds
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  • 1 queen bed
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Deluxe Room with Balcony
  • 2 twin beds
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  • 1 queen bed
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Max adults: 5. Max children: 3
Family Room
  • 1 sofa bed and
  • 2 queen beds
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  • 4 twin beds and
  • 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 3
Deluxe Triple Room
  • 1 twin bed and
  • 1 queen bed
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  • 3 twin beds
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4 reasons to choose The Modernist Athens

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English

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About The Modernist Athens

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  • Hi, we stayed last year on October with you. We are happy to come back. I only need to know if you reimburse us if British Airways cancels the flights

    Dear guest, We would like to inform you that you can choose the fully flexible rate and in case of cancelation we can either change the dates of your reservation or we can keep the amount for future use. We would love to welcoming you back!


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    Answered on June 24, 2021
  • Hello! We are staying at your hotel:) At what time breakfast is available?

    Dear Guest, Breakfast is served every day from 07:00 to 10:30 at the Restaurant Area. We remain at your disposal for any further information. Best Regards, The Front Office Team


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    Answered on June 30, 2021
  • On our day of departure, can we leave our luggage with you until late afternoon?

    Of course, it will be our pleasure to keep your luggage. We remain at your disposal for any further assistance.


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    Answered on November 1, 2021
  • Hi. Is breakfast included in booking fee?

    Greetings from the Modernist Athens! When proceeding with a reservation there are two options. One option that includes breakfast and the other only your accommodation so that our guests can choose the most suitable one for them.


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    Asked about: Superior Room with Balcony • Answered on August 16, 2021
  • Hi, is “fully flexible rate” equal to “free cancellation rate “? If I have to cancel within 14 days before arrival, is it possible to change the date?

    Dear guest, We have 2 rates displayed. Fully-Flexible, cancelation or modification can be applied up to 24hours prior to arrival Semi-Flexible, cancelation or modification can be applied up to 14days prior to arrival


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    Answered on October 20, 2021
  • Hello! Please let me know if I can stay in your hotel if I'm not vaccinated but I have a negative covid test certificate (I'm a Russian citizen).

    Dear guest , It is not mandatory to have been vaccinated to stay with us. In case you need further assistance please contact us back.


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    Answered on August 25, 2021
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Australian Embassy Athens
    0.1 miles
  • British Embassy Athens
    0.2 miles
  • War Museum
    0.3 miles
  • German Embassy Athens
    0.3 miles
  • Byzantine Museum
    0.3 miles
  • Lycabettus Hill
    0.3 miles
  • National Hellenic Research Foundation
    0.3 miles
  • Athens Music Hall
    0.4 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Ergon House Restaurant
    1.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Clumsies
    1.6 miles
  • Restaurant Simul
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Zurbaran
    0.4 miles
Top attractions
  • Museum of Cycladic Art
    0.4 miles
  • Benaki Museum
    0.5 miles
  • Syntagma Metro Station
    0.8 miles
  • Ermou Street
    1 miles
  • Anafiotika
    1.2 miles
  • National Archaeological Museum of Athens
    1.2 miles
  • Omonia Square
    1.2 miles
  • Acropolis
    1.3 miles
  • Monastiraki Square
    1.3 miles
  • Parthenon
    1.3 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Flisvos Beach
    4.8 miles
  • Edem Beach
    4.8 miles
  • Alimos Beach
    5 miles
  • Votsalakia Beach
    6 miles
  • Agios Kosmas Beach
    6 miles
Public transit
  • Subway Evangelismos Metro Station
    0.1 miles
  • Subway Megaro Mousikis Metro Station
    0.2 miles
Closest Airports
  • Eleftherios Venizelos Airport
    11.1 miles
How to get to The Modernist Athens from Eleftherios Venizelos Airport
    Private shuttle
    Parking available
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2 Restaurants On Site

    The Modernist Cafe

    Food: Mediterranean

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Cocktail hour

    The Modernist Roof Garden

    Food: Mediterranean

    Open for: Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Cocktail hour

Amenities of The Modernist Athens
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Library
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Chocolate/Cookies Additional charge
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Bottle of water
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs EUR 10.80 per day.
  • Parking garage
Transportation
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Safe
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Fitness
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • Greek
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
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House rules The Modernist Athens takes special requests – add in the next step!

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 13 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.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express The Modernist Athens accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

When booking 5 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

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.

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

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.

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.

FAQs about The Modernist Athens

  • The Modernist Athens has 2 restaurants:

    • The Modernist Cafe
    • The Modernist Roof Garden

  • The Modernist Athens is 0.8 miles from the center of Athens.

  • The Modernist Athens offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Library
    • Bike tours
    • Fitness
    • Walking tours
    • Tour or class about local culture

  • Room options at The Modernist Athens include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Suite
    • Family
    • Triple

  • Guests staying at The Modernist Athens can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet

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

    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Parking garage

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Modernist Athens by:

    • Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 40min

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

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