Athens Hotels

Athens offers a wide variety of accommodations, and therefore there’s lodging that will fit into any Greece traveler’s budget.

For those who love to be in the city center, where everything can be reached by foot or a short cab ride, Hilton Hotel in downtown area is the ideal place to stay.

It is next to the National Gallery of Greece and other popular places for the tourists.

Also, Athens Royal Olympic Hotel is for those who love to explore the city, as it is beneath the Acropolis and within easy reach of many archaeological sites. Athens Imperial, which is near the historical center of Athens, is located at Karaiskaki square. Want something small, more of a boutique hotel? Then look into AVA Hotel Athens in Plaka, a very nice part of town. Also in that area is the Golden Tulip Electra Palace Hotel.

On the other hand, Plaza Resort is a luxurious hotel at Sounio area near the Poseidon temple, with views towards Anavyssos’ sandy beach. Vouliagmeni Suites is another option for those who wish to relax.

At Kolonaki district, one of the most well-known areas, Periscope Hotel, offers visitors easy access to shopping, art galleries, and desirable sightseeing areas. The Grand Hotel is located on Piraeus Street and is amidst the shops, while Acropole Hotel in Pireaus offers a magnificent view to the port.

At Palaio Faliro there is Poseidon Hotel for visitors who need to relax out of the city. Les Amis is at Vari area, only 12 kilometers away from the EleftheriosVenizelos International Airport.

For sandy beaches tourists may prefer Anavyssos area (pop. 7,200), and can stay at Plaza Resort Athens, while Apollonia is a luxury Hotel-Apartments complex only 29 kilometers from Athens (20 km from the EleftheriosVenizelos International Airport) located in the beautiful suburb of Varkiza. Hotel Saronicos, which is in the Tzitzifies district, is near Piraeus port and the Hippodrome, just 5 Kilometers away from the center of busy Athens.

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