Acropolis Select Hotel
Athenaeum Intercontinental Athens
37-39 Falirou Street|
89 93 Syngrou Avenue|
|Phone||302 10 9211610||+302 10 920 6000|
|Class||3 star||5 star|
|Price||From $87.25 to $227.56||From $109.26 to $318.65|
|Floors||6 floors||9 floors|
|Rooms||72 rooms||543 rooms|
A superior 3 star hotel well located in a quiet street in the vicinity of Plaka and the Acropolis only a fifteen minute walk to the heart of the city and the main shopping district. A blend of contemporary and classical styling with exquisite Italian furniture fine German fabrics and original pieces of art inspired from ancient Greek culture give this hotel a distinctive style. The warm hospitality and comfortably appointed guest rooms complete with en-suite facilities self controlled air-conditioning internet connection satellite TV etc. some with views of the Acropolis make for a perfect base from where to explore the city. The hotel has a restaurant serving a full American buffet breakfast and a selection of a la carte dishes in the evening. Alternatively there are several restaurants and tavernas located nearby whilst the nearest Metro station is only 100 meters away.
Athenaeum InterContinental is located approximately one mile from the Acropolis and the Parthenon and 20 miles from Eleftherios Venizelos Airport. This location is also within walking distance of Kasomouli Tramway Station, one mile from the Pnyx & Ancient Agora and Lycabettus Hill, two miles from Syntagma Square and Benaki Museum, three miles from the Seaside Olympic Sports Complex of Faliro, five miles from the Port of Piraeus, and 45 miles from Cape Sounion. <P> Hotel amenities include the outdoor swimming pool, Playzoe (poolside snack bar for the summer months), Premiere Lounge Bar & Grill (rooftop terrace and fine dining), Cafe Vienna Tea Lounge, Cafezoe, and Kava Bar. The hotel also offers room service, laundry facilities, dry cleaning, a tour desk, concierge assistance, babysitting, a florist, currency exchange, a gift shop, parking (fee), and 24-hour front desk service. <P> All rooms feature high-speed Internet access, kitchen facilities, irons and ironing boards, hairdryers, bathrobes, voicemail, individual climate control, and satellite TV.No wonder the Athenaeum InterContinental has been named Greeceï¿½ï¿½s leading hotel time and again. Athens largest guestrooms, award winning fine dining venues and a central location appeal to business and leisure travellers alike. Within a few kilometres are the Acropolis, the Parthenon, the Temple of Apollo and the Plï¿½ï¿½ka. Metro and tram stations are also nearby.