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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 9.4 for a two-person trip.

The Modernist Athens has been welcoming guests since Aug 20, 2020

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet

Private parking available


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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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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..
    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. Be..
    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.
    Answered on November 1, 2021
  • Hi do you provide airport pick up?
    Regarding transportation, we could arrange for you a business class yellow taxi at the price of 44€. Moreover, you may always pick a taxi at the air..
    Answered on June 4, 2022
  • Hi, I know you do airport shuttles (additional charges apply) but do you have any shuttle services that go to/from Pireas port? Thank you.
    Good morning! We would like to inform you that we can also book a transfer to the port . We need to provide us the arrival/departure details . ( Depa..
    Answered on August 21, 2022
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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

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Travel Proud

This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Amenities of The Modernist Athens
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
  • Bicycle rental Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs EUR 13.8 per day.
  • Parking garage
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
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Car rental
  • Laptop safe
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Fitness
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • Greek
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French

House rules

The Modernist Athens takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM

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


Until 11:00 AM


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 upon request

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

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


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.

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

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.

License number: 1175293

FAQs about The Modernist Athens

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

  • 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.

  • Guests staying at The Modernist Athens can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet

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

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

  • The Modernist Athens has 2 restaurants:

    • The Modernist Cafe
    • The Modernist Roof Garden

  • Room options at The Modernist Athens include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Suite
    • Family
    • Triple

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

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

    • Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 40min