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Sofitel Athens Airport

5.0 out of 5.0

Recent guest reviews

The staff was very friendly and helpful. My room was clean and comfortable but a little small if you have a lot of luggage.

I've stayed at 3-star hotels better than this. Beds were uncomfortable, no one helped me with my bag, service maid did not respond to calls with 4 attempts. All finishes were extremely cheap, I felt like I was staying at a holiday inn. Only stayed due to an early flight, otherwise absolutely avoid.

Nice airport hotel. Easy to get into Athens via taxi or metro.

Convenient and comfortable with all the amenities you would expect.

Far from Athens center, but within feet from the airport. Last train back to hotel from Athens center is around 11pm. Great for early morning flights out of Athens.

Hotel was clean and comfortable, the room was exceptional by almost any standard, but the girl checking us in seemed distant verging on rude, and I had to stand in line for 45 minutes just to check out. People would just walk up and engage the counter staff (basically taking cuts in line) while the people in line watched, it was aggravating that they helped them and no one would take charge of this.

Woman checking us in seemed to be confused about our updated reservation for a luxury room. When we paid cash for breakfast to be added and later had to have that refunded due to the times of check-out, there was no record in computer and they had to locate her to give the OK to refund the cash. Concierge was not very friendly.

Ease of access to airport was the main factor in booking there. The personnel were very helpful. Would stay there again.

Great stay! Clean room, good service, just the room service food was so so.

We arrived late in the evening on one flight and left very early the next morning on another so we had very little time in the hotel. Our check-in could not have been faster. We found that they had upgraded us to a better room though we didn't have enough time to enjoy it. They staff were terrific--efficient, responsive and ready to help.

The only place to stay a stone's throw from airport

We came off our cruise ship and stayed at the airport Sofitel. Best move as we were able to check-in early and still go into downtown Athens for the afternoon and early evening. Easy bus ride from right in front of the hotel to downtown and easy bus ride back. Got up early and were ready for our 7:15AM flight. Breakfast not as important as you leave the hotel just as they are getting breakfast ready. It is easy to grab a coffee & roll at the airport which is just across the street. No fears of having traffic or an accident hold you up from getting to the airport.

Super convenient if you have a lay over in Athens. Great comfort.

It was wonder to just walk to the hotel after getting off our plane. Also worked out perfect for our 6am departing flight. The hotel was very nice. Food was a bit expensive but very good.

Nice room, restaurant was great, staff was excellent and the location could not be more convenient to the airport. We had a 6am flight so it was perfect to stay right across the street from the airport as opposed to staying in the city somewhere. It's about 50 euros and 30-40 minutes to get to the airport from the city. Staying here the night before an early flight is a huge time/money-saver.

I arrived on a late flight and was leaving early mid morning the next day. Proximity was awesome. Walked right across the street.

Very convenient hotel to the Athens airport, across the street! Excellent salmon club sandwich, and delicious morning fruit and pancakes. Nice employees, very helpful and attentive. Only complaint is our tv wasn't working correctly.(stuck on one channel). We had already called once and it needed a new controller which was given to us immediately. Was fine for an hour then stopped working again. It was late so we went to bed, which was very comfortable!(king)

Super location just steps away from ATH baggage claim area..no taxis to flag down or shuttle buses to wait for. Would have given a 5-star rating except that the food in the restaurant is waaay overpriced.

Stayed here only one night with three people in a room for two. Had everything set up ahead of time for third person. Very convenient to airport. We dropped off luggage a week ahead of time, and hotel kept it at no charge. Enjoyed dinner and breakfast buffets in the 24-hour dining room.

Room options

Luxury Room, 1 Queen Bed, View (Club Sofitel - Panoramic View)

Queen 1 | Sleeps 3

Superior Room, 2 Twin Beds

Twin 2 | Sleeps 3

Superior Room, 1 Queen Bed, View

Queen 1 | Sleeps 3

Superior Room, 2 Twin Beds, View

Twin 2 | Sleeps 3

Guest reviews for Sofitel Athens Airport

Everyone (23) Couples (80) Business (10) Family (14) Other (9) Friends (7)
4

so convienent to the airport

Everyone

The staff was very friendly and helpful. My room was clean and comfortable but a little small if you have a lot of luggage.

By , from Boston on Aug 24, 2017

2

laughably luxury

Everyone

I've stayed at 3-star hotels better than this. Beds were uncomfortable, no one helped me with my bag, service maid did not respond to calls with 4 attempts. All finishes were extremely cheap, I felt like I was staying at a holiday inn. Only stayed due to an early flight, otherwise absolutely avoid.

By , from new york, ny on Aug 18, 2017

Review comment responded on Aug 21, 2017

Dear valuable guest, Thank you for your review. We were sorry to learn that your overall experience in our hotel did not meet your expectations of a luxury hotel and do apologize for the inconveniences you had with the service. We thank you once again for your feedback that is very important for us in our continuous efforts for improvement and look forward to welcoming you back to our premises for a new experience in our hotel. Best regards, George Stavrou

4

convenient to airport.

Everyone

Nice airport hotel. Easy to get into Athens via taxi or metro.

By , from MD on Aug 6, 2017

5

perfect for a stopover in athens.

Everyone

Convenient and comfortable with all the amenities you would expect.

By on Jul 15, 2017

4

feet from airport

Everyone

Far from Athens center, but within feet from the airport. Last train back to hotel from Athens center is around 11pm. Great for early morning flights out of Athens.

By on Jul 13, 2017

4

check out early

Everyone

Hotel was clean and comfortable, the room was exceptional by almost any standard, but the girl checking us in seemed distant verging on rude, and I had to stand in line for 45 minutes just to check out. People would just walk up and engage the counter staff (basically taking cuts in line) while the people in line watched, it was aggravating that they helped them and no one would take charge of this.

By on Jul 5, 2017

4

convenient hotel to walk to and from the airport.

Everyone

Woman checking us in seemed to be confused about our updated reservation for a luxury room. When we paid cash for breakfast to be added and later had to have that refunded due to the times of check-out, there was no record in computer and they had to locate her to give the OK to refund the cash. Concierge was not very friendly.

By , from Oregon on May 26, 2017

5

hotel across from airport

Everyone

Ease of access to airport was the main factor in booking there. The personnel were very helpful. Would stay there again.

By , from Houston, TX on May 24, 2017

4
Everyone

Great stay! Clean room, good service, just the room service food was so so.

By on Apr 21, 2017

5

great hotel, wonderful location!

Everyone

We arrived late in the evening on one flight and left very early the next morning on another so we had very little time in the hotel. Our check-in could not have been faster. We found that they had upgraded us to a better room though we didn't have enough time to enjoy it. They staff were terrific--efficient, responsive and ready to help.

By , from Phoenix on Apr 7, 2017