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Top Athens City Centre Neighborhoods for Historic Hotels

Acropolis
39 hotels

Royal Olympic Hotel

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$124

Plaka
21 hotels

Central Athens Hotel

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$125

Syntagma Square
28 hotels

Amalia Hotel Athens

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$95

Featured Athens City Centre Historic Hotels

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Royal Olympic Hotel

Royal Olympic Hotel

28-34 Athanasiou Diakou Str, Athens
5.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (1,098 reviews)
Great hotel close to all sightsThe Royal Olympic was lovely! We could walk everywhere, but always had a pleasant place to return and refresh. The first day we were so tired from our overnight flight, but our room was not ready. We were invited to relax on the comfortable lounge chairs around the pool and given internet access. ...
  Oct 15, 2017

$124

$124
Herodion Athens

Herodion Athens

4 Rovertou Galli Street, Athens
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (735 reviews)
Nice hotel near the Acropolis and PlakaHotel was very nice, clean, safe, with helpful staff. Food in the restaurants was excellent. We enjoyed our stay. Hotel is close to the Acropolis and the Plaka, so very convenient.
  Oct 11, 2017

$167

$167
Athens Gate Hotel

Athens Gate Hotel

10 Syngrou Avenue, Athens
4.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (1,486 reviews)
Solid hotelClose to all the major sites, about 10 min walk. Plenty of restaurants nearby, also a convenient kiosk that sells snacks and drinks. Close to metro and bus stops as well. Roof top restaurant with great views. Staff was very friendly and polite.
  Oct 19, 2017

$181

$181
Central Athens Hotel

Central Athens Hotel

Apollonos 21, Athens
3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (372 reviews)
Great location and ViewWe really enjoyed out stay here. The view of the Acropolis from the restaurant was amazing. The location was perfect, walking distance to the sights. Room was lovely.
  Oct 14, 2017

$125

$125
Amalia Hotel Athens

Amalia Hotel Athens

10 Amalias Avenue, Athens
4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (574 reviews)
Everything was great: friendly staff, very convenient location in downtown Athens. However, wifi was interrupting during evening hours and I was not able to maintain a professional tele-conference sufficiently.
  Oct 15, 2017

$95

$95
O&B Athens Boutique Hotel

O&B Athens Boutique Hotel

7 Leokoriou Street, Athens
4.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (589 reviews)
Central location, modern and cleanOnly stayed in Athens for 2 nights before returning to the US. O&B hotel is in a central location, about a 15 minute walk to all major attractions and few minute walk to plenty of restaurants and shopping. The service was excellent at the hotel, with the Front Desk staff providing helpful tips and ...
  Oct 17, 2017

$130

$130
Plaka Hotel

Plaka Hotel

7, Kapnikareas & Mitropoleos St, Athens
3.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (588 reviews)
Best location in plakaThis place is best value hotel in plaka. Near every location. Staff is good too.
  Oct 15, 2017

$82

$82
Electra Palace Athens

Electra Palace Athens

18 - 20 N Nikodimou Street, Athens
5.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (1,244 reviews)
Fabulous hotel and location Stayed last year and again this year
  Oct 17, 2017

$214

$214
A for Athens

A for Athens

2-4 Miaouli Str., Athens
3.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (112 reviews)
Great location!The staff was very friendly and accommodating. The roof top view can't be beat the restaurant food and drinks were on point. This place is a little noisy at night but I think that comes with the popularity.
  Sep 7, 2017

$109

$109
Hermes Hotel

Hermes Hotel

19 Apollonos Street, Plaka, Syntagma, Athens
2.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (244 reviews)
Great location Nice comfortable clean hotel in a great location. Easy walk to the acropolis and other main atttVrioms. Lot of great restaurants and cafes close by too. Breakfast is outstanding.
  Oct 13, 2017

$75

$75
Attalos Hotel

Attalos Hotel

Athinas Street 29, Athens
3.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (435 reviews)
Convenient Location Excellent StaffThe hotel staff was great. The room was nice and well-cared for during our 12 night stay. The location is within walking distance of many historical sites including the Acropolis and the Ancient Agora. There are also many excellent eating places nearby. The hotel breakfast buffet is excellent. I ...
  Oct 18, 2017

$82

$82
Hera Hotel

Hera Hotel

Falirou 9 Acropoli, Athens
4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (278 reviews)
do NOT stay in a room ending in 01.we traveled with friends, so when we were assigned rooms, I was disappointed to discover that they had room with a view of the acropolis. after check-in, expedia sends you an email asking how things went. I answered that I was unhappy with the assignment since we had paid for the rooms & at check-in, ...
  Oct 6, 2017

$140

$140
Divani Palace Acropolis

Divani Palace Acropolis

19 25 Parthenonos St, Athens
5.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (526 reviews)
Very nice hotel 10/10Close to Acropolis, Athens Museum, Plaka, alsoNatural Gardens,,and shopping. Everything is here. This hotel is magnificent, we just loved it.
  Oct 14, 2017

$134

$134
Acropolis Museum Boutique Hotel

Acropolis Museum Boutique Hotel

48 Syngrou Avenue, Athens
3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (132 reviews)
Friendly excellent staff! Convenient locationThe staff was always quick to help, to make suggestions, provide information, watch our bags when we arrived early, etc, etc. The location was great ... we walked to the Parliament building, the Acropolis, National Gardens, Acropolis Museum, Temple of Zeus (but we like to walk, not all of them were ...
  Aug 1, 2017

$70

$70
Kimon Athens Hotel

Kimon Athens Hotel

27 Apollonos Str., Plaka, Athens
1.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (56 reviews)
Great Location, Friendly StaffThe hotel is in probably the best location for a hotel in Athens. Our room was super comfy and really clean and the staff was really friendly. They even gave us a Google phone to use during the trip (our phones acted up in Greece).
  Oct 19, 2017

$58

$58
Athens Status Suites

Athens Status Suites

28 Petraki Str., Athens
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (176 reviews)
Great view. Interesting rooms!Looking for a unique hotel in the perfect location? Then the Athens Status Suites are for you! Walking distance to the major shopping area (The Plaka) - NOT BIG, mall shopping! Walking distance to the Acropolis, the New Acropolis Museum, the Changing of the Guard, the National Gardens, 2 different ...
  Oct 6, 2017

$149

$149
Evripides Hotel

Evripides Hotel

79 Evripidou Street, Athens
2.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (152 reviews)
Close to Acropolis and train stationDecent room, small but clean. Nice view of city and Acropolis from roof or bar/breakfast area. Nice bar tender, reasonably priced drinks and good breakfast. The balcony we had consisted of sliding door wall windows with a 3 inch ledge! Just thought that was funny because they did say all rooms had ...
  Oct 17, 2017

$52

$52
AthensWas

AthensWas

5 Dionysiou Areopagitou Str., Athens
4.0 out of 5.0
4.9 out of 5 (78 reviews)
Boutique Hotel, Very Close to AcropolisThis lovely little boutique hotel is situated very close to the Acropolis museum, associated metro station and to the southern entrance to the Acropolis itself. It is also a short walk to the Plaka and a diverse array of restaurants. The room was comfortable and stylish, with all of the modern comforts, ...
  Oct 17, 2017

$162

$162
New Hotel

New Hotel

16 Filellinon St, Syntagma, Athens
5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (200 reviews)
Friendly staff We had the best experience at New Hotel! Staff were all very attentive and helpful. Checkin and checkout were a breeze. We had a very early morning flight and were offered a breakfast box to take with us. Rooms was so comfortable and full of light. Our room was located on the second floor in the ...
  Oct 15, 2017

$172

$172
Electra Hotel Athens

Electra Hotel Athens

5 Ermou Street, Athens
4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (390 reviews)
In the very centre of Athens, lovely bar and breakI was very happy with the ambience and above all the marvellous,attentive and helpful staff. The staff make this Hotel worthwhile. My room was poky and made me feel claustrophobic.
  Oct 16, 2017

$173

$173
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Historic Athens City Centre Hotels Information

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