Hotels with a View of the Acropolis

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If you are planning a trip to Athens, it’s a good idea to consider staying close to the historical sites. And staying in a hotel with a lovely view of the Acropolis will remind you of the vacation in Greece for many years to come. Thankfully, there are many hotels located in the Plaka area which offer both rooftops and rooms with views of the site.

In this article, we’ve put together a list of hotels, ranging from luxury to budget, all offering views of the Acropolis. The prices listed are valid for October 2017, but do consider that these are subject to change.

Luxury

Electra Palace Hotel Athens

This luxury hotel is located in the heart of Plaka, facing the Acropolis. All rooms are equipped with AC and TV. Some rooms have a view of the Acropolis. The rooftop features a pool and splendid views of the Acropolis. Room rates include the buffet breakfast.

During the low season 2017, room rates start at €181 per double room per night.


Mid-range


Athens Cypria Hotel

This mid-range hotel (3-stars) is located 10 min walk from the Acropolis. All rooms have TV, safe and minibar. Some rooms have balconies with view of the Acropolis. Breakfast is included in the room price.

During the low season 2017, room rates start at €91 per double room per night.


Athens Diamond hotel

All rooms are equipped with flat-screen TV, AC, desk, DVD/CD player, balcony, hairdryer and wi-fi. The rooftop restaurant offers lovely views of the Acropolis. The hotel offers quick access to Monastiraki Flea Market and the Ancient Agora.

During the low season 2017, room rates start at €210 per classic double room per night.


Budget

Attalos Hotel

This cozy budget hotel (2-stars) offers a rooftop terrace with views of the Acropolis. It is located 10 min walk from Syntagma Square and is within walking distance of the archeological site and the flea market. All rooms have AC, TV, phone and hairdryer. Many rooms have views of either the Acropolis or the Lycabettus Hill.

During the low season 2017, room rates start at €66 per double room per night.


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Note: the article has been originally written in Sep 2011; and it has been updated in July 2017.

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