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Located in Athens City Centre, Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens is next to popular attractions like Hellenic Parliament and Syntagma Square. This 320-room, 5-star hotel has a restaurant along with conveniences like a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. It's in central Athens and also a short walk from Roman Agora and Acropolis.

Dining

Enjoy a bite to eat at GB Roof Garden Restaurant, the hotel's onsite restaurant. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with 24-hour room service, or get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café. Full breakfast is offered for a fee each morning from 6:30 AM to 11 AM.

Rooms

The 320 rooms are soundproofed and have an array of amenities, including minibars, free bottled water, and laptop-compatible safes. Guests can expect wired Internet, free WiFi, and 40-inch LED TVs with satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms offer hair dryers, free toiletries, bathrobes, and slippers. In-room massages are available, and other amenities include phones and desks.

Property features

Guests of Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens enjoy a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and an outdoor pool. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a 24-hour fitness center, a sauna, and a rooftop terrace.

Highlights

  • Steps from Hellenic Parliament and Syntagma Square
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Room Amenities

Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens offers 320 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. 40-inch LED televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and blackout drapes/curtains. In-room massages, hypo-allergenic bedding, and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Turndown service 
  • Slippers 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Desk 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • LED TV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Hotel Amenities

Located within walking distance of exclusive shopping areas, museums, and the business district, the Hotel Grande Bretagne enjoys an ideal location in the center of Athens. Nearby points of interest include the Parthenon, the Ancient Agora, the Monastiraki Flea Market, the Lycabettus Hill, and the Royal Palace. Guests can indulge themselves in the GB Spa, which combines an indoor pool adorned with tiny royal blue mosaic tiles and a thermal suite offering Laconium, herbal baths, Finnish sauna, Turkish bath/hammam, reflexology foot baths, steam baths, and experience showers. Beauty treatments employ E'SPA products from the UK, and the signature treatment is hot stone massage. There is also a fully equipped gym open around the clock and supervised by a trainer, and a juice bar serving freshly squeezed fruit juices and a range of Twining's teas. Through summer, guests of Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens can use the open-air rooftop pool.

Featuring over 11,840 square feet (1,100 square meters) of exquisite function space and 15 meeting rooms, the hotel's meeting spaces include the Grand Ballroom, which can accommodate up to 600; the Golden Room, which can take a total of 380, the Churchill Room, and the Royal Room. The 24-hour business center comprises 3 kiosks, each with a desk, telephone, computer, and high-speed Internet access, while shared facilities include a printer, fax, and photocopier. Secretarial and translation services are available upon request. Free wifi is also available in public areas.

There is no parking onsite.

  • Indoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Restaurant 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Total number of rooms - 320 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Year Built 1862 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Concierge services 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Express check-in 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Meeting rooms 15 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Wired internet access ( EUR 10 per day )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Spa Services

  • Thai massage 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body wraps 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Where to Eat

GB Roof Garden Restaurant - Bask in unsurpassed views of the Acropolis, Syntagma Square and the ancient wonders of Athens from your perch atop this airy rooftop restaurant and bar. An inspired New Mediterranean menu by Michelin-star-awarded chef Asterios Koustoudis features barbecued meat and fish dishes. Open year-round for dinner and evening cocktails.

Winter Garden City Lounge - A beautiful extension of the hotel's historic lobby, the Winter Garden is a tranquil atrium space, designed to offer guests a respite far from the dash of city life. It remains open all day and offers European breakfast, light lunch, high tea, or dinner accompanied by live piano music.

Alexander's Cigar Lounge - Alexander's Cigar Lounge is a sophisticated space located in the inner garden of the Hotel Grande Bretagne and offers an ideal setting for enjoying fine cigars, wines, liquors, coffee, or tea with a friendly and discreet service. With its colonial elegance and warm atmosphere, it is a unique place for relaxation.

GB Pool Bar & Grill - Relax under the Athenian sun at the GB Pool Bar and enjoy authentic Greek cuisine or light and healthy meals accompanied by rejuvenating cocktails. Located on the 7th floor, this tranquil rooftop pool bar offers magnificent views of Lycabettus Hill and an illuminated Athens below.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Nearby Things to Do

Take a stroll to the Acropolis and the Parthenon, located within easy walking disgance from the Hotel Grande Bretagne. The picturesque Plaka, the old historical neighborhood of Athens, is clustered around the northern and eastern slopes of the Acropolis. The "Monastiraki Flea Market" is the place where unique antiques and indigenous gifts can be bought as well as the place where the utmost hand-made selection of souvenirs can be observed. Also within easy walking distance are the ancient Agora, Lycabettus Hill, and the original Olympic Stadium.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 60.00 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

  • No onsite parking is available.

Hotel Registry Number - 0206K015A0021500

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for full breakfast: EUR 42 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): EUR 10 per day (rates may vary)
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 60.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Bretagne Grande
  • Bretagne Hotel
  • Grande Bretagne
  • Grande Bretagne Athens
  • Grande Bretagne Hotel
  • Grande Hotel Bretagne
  • Hotel Bretagne
  • Hotel Grande
  • Hotel Grande Bretagne
  • Hotel Grande Bretagne Athens
  • Hotel Grande Bretagne Luxury Collection Hotel Athens
  • Hotel Grande Bretagne Luxury Collection Hotel
  • Grande Bretagne Luxury Collection Athens
  • Grande Bretagne Luxury Collection

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.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key (nogle), a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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