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Room type

Double or Twin Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Single Room

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Get an overview of this hotelNeo-classical hotel and spa in old Athens

A romantic stay in the heart of Athens awaits you at Electra Palace Hotel Athens. Within just a 10-minute stroll, you'll find popular attractions like Roman Agora, Acropolis, and Syntagma Square. Highlights at this hotel include 2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an indoor swimming pool.

Free WiFi, satellite TV, and in-room childcare are featured in all 155 soundproofed rooms. Minibars provide refreshments, and 24-hour room service is also available. Select Comfort beds and premium bedding welcome you to a good night's rest, and other nice touches include bathrobes and slippers. Coffee/tea makers, in-room massages, and safes are also available.

A day of pampering at Electra can include massages, aromatherapy, and mani/pedis along with access to the sauna and spa tub. The restaurant, Motivo Restaurant, is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. At the hotel's own poolside bar or bar/lounge, you can enjoy a drink. Enjoy the health club, spa tub, sauna, and steam room. Other amenities include WiFi in public areas, a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, and a 24-hour business center. Free buffet breakfast is available daily between 7 AM and 10:30 AM. There's also self parking, along with the convenience of car rentals on site.

Attractions within a 10-minute walk of this 4-star Plaka hotel include Hellenic Parliament and Temple of Olympian Zeus.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Electra Palace Hotel is a smoke-free property located in the heart of the business, entertainment and shopping districts by the Acropolis Museum. A Metro station is nearby.

There are 2 restaurants and a lounge/bar, plus a poolside bar with the seasonal outdoor pool. The hotel's spa (open exclusively for guests) features a fitness center and an indoor pool with a jetted tub, cubicles for the sauna and steam bath, massages and body/beauty treatments (surcharges apply). The hotel also has a 5,382-square-foot, 24-hour business center with 4 meeting/conference rooms and a banquet hall - all with audio-visual equipment and secretarial service. Wireless Internet access is available in public areas (surcharge). Secured covered parking (surcharge), limo or town car service and tours/ticket assistance are also available.

  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Total number of rooms - 155 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Full-service spa 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Computer station 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Health club 
  • Library 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 500 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Year Built 1973 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 5382 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Wedding services 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Babysitting or childcare  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 10 EUR per day )

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Climate control 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 
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Where to Eat

Guests of the Electra Palace enjoy a complimentary buffet breakfast each morning. There are two on-site restaurants, a lounge/bar and a poolside bar.

Motivo Restaurant - Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner with a Mediterranean menu and Greek wines. Chef's specialties include Pork Fillet in Cream and Mushroom Sauce, and Fresh Sole Cooked with Butter, Lemon, and Parsley. The dining room offers natural light from two sides and has parquet floors, oak sideboards, and green upholstered chairs.

Duck Tail Bar - Wide selection of beers, spirits, cocktails, coffees, and soft drinks; all-day menu of hot and cold sandwiches. Oak bar lined with high stools, plus oak tables, Chesterfield leather sofas, and Persian carpeting. Terrace open for drinks and snacks in the summer.

Electra Roof Garden Restaurant & Bar - Located on the fifth floor, this rooftop gourmet restaurant and bar features panoramic views of the Acropolis and skyline (reservations required).

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Nearby Activities

The hotel lies six kilometres from the Apollon Coast, which stretches from Piraeus to Cape Sounio and offers beaches and sailing marinas. Ferries and catamarans to the islands depart from Piraeus port, eight kilometres from the hotel. The best beach for bathing and water sports is at Vouliagmeni, 25 kilometres from the hotel. There is an 18-hole golf course at Glyfada, 18 kilometres from the hotel. These recreational activities are available either onsite or near the hotel and fees may apply.

  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 

Spa Services

The on-site spa includes a small blue mosaic-tiled indoor pool and jetted tub, sauna and steam bath. Massage, body treatments and facials are available (surcharges apply). A fitness room with exercise equipment including a treadmill and weight machines. A personal trainer can be booked for a fee.

  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Hotel Registry Number - 0206K014A0013900

No pets or service animals allowed

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Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: EUR 10 per day (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 12 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: EUR 15 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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