Updated: June 1, 2022
1. COCO-MAT ATHENS BC
COCO-MAT ATHENS BC is located in the historic center of Athens, surrounded by historical monuments from the glorious past of Athens, and offers breathtaking views of the Acropolis.
The main gem of this luxurious hotel is the rooftop garden with a restaurant and stunning pool with unforgettable Athens skyline views. The pool area is perfectly equipped for ideal tan and chilling with refreshing cocktails.
The hotel features 5 types of suites, all with different views, so you can choose between city views, Acropolis views, or Museum views. I personally recommend “Master Suite” or “Acropolis Suite” – both equipped with luxurious bathtubs and lovely balconies.
Take note: all COCO-MAT HOTELS are famous for “Tailormade Sleep”, it is a personalized service to provide the most comfortable and relaxing sleep on beds designed to be customized to guests’ needs. All sleeping products are made of natural materials including coconut fiber, horsehair, or cactus fiber. They also have the biggest pillow menu I have ever seen, COCO-MAT pillow collection consists of 12 different types of pillows from different materials and sizes, which is suitable for anybody’s build. My favorite one is PILLOW SITHON VIII with the seaweed and eucalyptus leaves to soothe your respiratory system!
What else is unique about this place? COCO-MAT ATHENS BC has great service – wooden bike rental. Why wooden? It is an ergonomic, eco-friendly, convenient, and unforgettable way to explore the beautiful city of Athens.
Here you also can have a great shopping experience, at an on-site store you can bite high-class COCO-MAT sleep products and homeware selection as well as WOODEN BIKES.
2. ATHENS ZAFOLIA HOTEL
Athens Zafolia is a gorgeous hotel with high-standard services, modern facilities, and a magnificent view of Lycabettus Hill.
The hotel has a great lounge bar, sophisticated restaurant, and one of the most beautiful roof garden restaurants in Athens with unforgettable city views.
Classy and tastefully decorated Ellinikon restaurant offers Greek specialties, International cuisine, and wine from a variety of Greek labels.
My favorite place at this hotel is a rooftop with a huge outdoor swimming pool and comfy sun beds with umbrellas. By the way, Pool Bar Poseidon has a menu with 50 different cocktails and lounge music in the background.
What about accommodation? The Athens Zafolia Hotel has 191 spacious rooms with modern interior design and luxurious amenities including soundproof windows and heat detectors on the floors. Take note: there are different types of rooms including 166 Classic rooms, 6 Executive rooms, 6 Junior Suites, 1 Olympic Suite, and 12 Family apartments with 2 separate bedrooms.
The Athens Zafolia Hotel is also a great choice for business travelers since the hotel has a fully equipped Business Center with three meeting rooms that are ideal for social gatherings, meetings, and exhibitions.
3. The Stanley
The Stanley is a huge luxurious 4-star hotel and one of the largest hotels conveniently located in the center of Athens in Metaxourgeio.
What is so unique about The Stanley Hotel? It has the largest rooftop terrace in Athens with over 1.500 square meters of space. Here you can enjoy not just a huge outdoor swimming pool with magnificent views of the Acropolis and Lycabettus Hill, but also an open-air restaurant “Sweet Basil” and a pool bar.
This hotel is incredibly big, and it features 380 Superior and Standard rooms with minimalistic design, comfortable beds, and top-class amenities. All rooms have private balconies.
The Stanley is also a perfect place for business and corporate needs since it has 8 fully equipped sunlit Meeting rooms with capacities ranging up to 150 people.
Here you also can stay fit, since this hotel has a modern fully-equipped fitness center and Swedish sauna!
4. Divani Caravel
The Divani Caravel Hotel is located close to all the major sights of the city, in the calm, but very sophisticated and central area of Athens.
Divani Caravel features spacious rooms and suites, as well as top-notch facilities including a variety of restaurants and bars, a unique rooftop health club, indoor and outdoor swimming pools with amazing views of the Acropolis, and Lycabettus Hill, and one of the biggest congress and banquet centers in Athens.
Here you can enjoy 4 dining options:
Amalia Restaurant serves a daily breakfast full of Greek delicacies as well as low calories options between 06:30 am till 10:30 am.
Cozy Fyllopolis Café and Restaurant with a rich choice of delicious dishes and refreshing drinks.
Do not skip a chance to visit JuJu Bar & Restaurant and enjoy its luxurious design with marble floors, art deco furniture, royal atmosphere, and fine dining.
The Pool Bar & Restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy a stunning sunset over the Acropolis with a glass of signature cocktail.
What is going on the 9th floor? Peak Health Club and Spa is located on the 9th floor and has 3 private treatment rooms where you can try massages, as well as facials and body treatments. There is also a state-of-art Fitness Center with private trainers and of course unforgettable Acropolis views.
Take note: Divani Caravel is a dream for business purposes. Why? Just take a lot at the huge conference center with 16 modular meeting rooms and overall 4,000 sq.m. – 43,005 sq. ft. space!
5. GRAND HYATT ATHENS
Grand Hyatt Athens has a very convenient location on Syngrou Avenue, between the historic center of Athens and the luxurious Athenian Riviera.
The best place for relaxation and great photos is the rooftop of Grand Hyatt Athens. Here you can enjoy a glorious outdoor swimming pool with panoramic views of Athens. There is also a gorgeous restaurant and bar The Grand by Interni with a wide menu including delicious dishes and signature handmade cocktails.
Brand new modern rooms and suites equipped with the most comfortable amenities and spacious marble bathrooms. Take note that guests of the suites and club rooms have to the Grand Club Lounge, so you can enjoy personal concierge services and culinary highlights during the day.
The Margi hotel is a top-class boutique hotel perfectly located in the most exclusive area of Vouliagmeni just a few steps away from the best beaches on the Athenian Riviera.
This hotel is a perfect choice for SPA and wellness lovers since phenomenal Margi SPA features 3 single treatment rooms, a couple’s suite, a beauty salon with exclusive services and therapies, a wet area with steam and sauna room, and a huge indoor pool. The main gem is the fitness suite fully equipped with the necessities for a good workout, and yoga mats.
Why The Margi is so unique? The Margi is the one and only hotel in Athens that has its organic farm providing fresh fruit and vegetables to its restaurants.
Each room is designed for a comfortable and relaxing stay!
Just take a look at the gem of Athenian Riviera – Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens.
What is absolutely special about this hotel? Here you can choose one of the 3 different types of accommodation – Arion, Nafsika, and The Bungalows.
This hotel is perfect for those who love fine-dining and signature cocktails – eight sophisticated restaurants as well as unforgettable bars including Kyma Pool & Beach Bar, and exclusive cigar lounge Aristotle’s.
I truly believe that this hotel has one of the best facilities in Athens, just here you can enjoy three tennis courts and even one basketball court, a variety of water sports, yacht chartering, luxurious SPA, and even jogging trails across the property.
8.Electra Palace Athens
Electra Palace Athens is a truly luxurious hotel in the most popular tourist area – Plaka. The iconic views of the Acropolis can be enjoyed from the rooftop restaurant, pool, rooms, and suites.
Located on the 4th-floor outdoor swimming pool is a great place to relax and tan just in the city center of Athens.
A fully-equipped fitness center with a treadmill and elliptical trainer, a multi-weight machine, free weights, and benches is a perfect place to keep yourself fit, after food tasting in one of the restaurants of Electra Palace Athens.
9.Athens Capital Center Hotel – MGallery Collection
Athens Capital Hotel – MGallery is a top-class hotel with great facilities and a gorgeous rooftop with a pool, a perfectly equipped tanning area, and great views of Syntagma Square.
All rooms with contemporary furnishings and luxurious bedding are perfect for a comfortable stay in Athens. Check outstanding Presidential Suits with spacious marble bathroom with separate shower and luxurious bathtub. Moreover, this Suite features an AMAZING terrace with soft chairs and great views of Liccabetus hill.
What about food? Here you have a lot of options – Galerie Café, MFLAVOURS with its Middeteranean flavors, and MAPPEMONDE RESTAURANT and infinity pool bar with signature cocktails and memorable views to Acropolis and Lycabettus Hill.
First-class hotel with fantastic facilities and a unique Roof Garden with a spectacular view of the Parthenon and the entire city of Athens. The hotel sets a few steps away from Ermou Street, and from the upmarket Kolonaki area with its luxurious restaurants, shops, boutiques, and some of the most impressive bars in Athens.
The rooms have a unique aesthetic and design, spacious immaculately clean bathrooms with world-famous Greek brand Korres toiletries.
The Metropolis Roof Garden, on the 10th floor, is a perfect place to taste creative Greek cuisine with an emphasis on fish and meat.
Take note: their M bar is literally one of the best cocktail bars in Athens!