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Top Rated Athens Hotels

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Electra Metropolis Athens
Electra Metropolis Athens
5.0 out of 5.0 15 Mitropoleos Street, Athens, Attiki
Free Cancellation
$240
4.7/5 (49 reviews)

The location is great, the rooftop pool and breakfast area are just amazing

Reviewed on May 6, 2019
Electra Palace Athens
Electra Palace Athens
5.0 out of 5.0 18 - 20 N Nikodimou Street, Athens, Attiki
Free Cancellation
$231
4.5/5 (48 reviews)

The hotel, the service, breakfast and location are perfect!

Reviewed on May 8, 2019
Sofitel Athens Airport
Sofitel Athens Airport
5.0 out of 5.0 Athens International Airport, Spata-Artemida, Attiki
Free Cancellation
$222
4.4/5 (194 reviews)

Very convenient for catching an early morning flight the next day. Very nice accomodations - loved the shower/bath configuration.

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2019
Wyndham Athens Residence
Wyndham Athens Residence
5.0 out of 5.0 2-4 Achilleos Street , Athens, Attica
Free Cancellation
$146
4.0/5 (3 reviews)
Athens4
Athens4
3.5 out of 5.0 Polykleitou 4, Athens
Free Cancellation
$97
A.P. Acropolis View Apartments
A.P. Acropolis View Apartments
3.5 out of 5.0 Sarri 23, Psyrri, Athens
$123

Cheap Athens Hotels

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Airotel Parthenon
Airotel Parthenon
4.0 out of 5.0 6 Makri Street, Athens, Attiki
$110
4.3/5 (78 reviews)

Hotel very close to the Acropolis. Staff were amazing!

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2019
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Economy Hotel
Economy Hotel
2.0 out of 5.0 5 Kleisthenous Street, Athens, Attiki
$54
4.1/5 (14 reviews)

Great location able to walk to the square through the market until Acropolis

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2018
BudgetAir ConditioningWifi
Fivos Hotel - Hostel
Fivos Hotel - Hostel
1.0 out of 5.0 23 Athinas St., Athens, Monastiraki
Free Cancellation
$49
BudgetShoppingBreakfast

Things to do in Athens

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Athens Vacation Package Deals

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Athens Travel Guide

Where is Athens?

Taking off to somewhere new is an exhilarating experience, but your trip can easily go awry if you haven’t properly prepared. Why not begin by finding out exactly where Athens is?

It's located in Greece and is the national capital.

It's an area of Attica that approximately 650,000 people live in.

Places to Visit in Athens

Attracting huge numbers of travelers from all over the world, the Parthenon and Acropolis should be right at the top of your itinerary. This place is simply teeming with iconic attractions. Next, be sure to tick off Syntagma Square and the Acropolis Museum.

The Temple of Olympian Zeus and the Benaki Museum are just some of the great attractions around these parts. Looking for more options? Look up the National Archaeological Museum of Athens and Mount Lycabettus. If you've got the time, swing by all of them!

The declining framework of Roman Agora is a sight to behold. Need some more options? Discover the story behind Ancient Agora, a historic site that's bound to impress. But wait, that's not all there is! Hellenic Parliament is a historically significant building that has been the home of many different governments over the years.

Car Rentals in Athens

Hit play on your favorite driving tunes and see Athens from the freedom of your own ride. You'll find some of the best value car rentals in Athens on Orbitz.

Arriving by plane? Organize to pick up a car at Eleftherios Venizelos Airport. You won't need to go far to find Enterprise and Alamo Rent A Car.

You might like to rent a car from Hertz at 1 Karaiskaki M. Alexandrou Str. They're right in the heart of the city. Budget at 23 Syngrou Avenue is another outlet you can check out.

Where to stay in Athens – Hotel Accommodation

Book today through Orbitz and start organizing your no-stress getaway to Greece's capital. With 323 hotels in Athens, you won't have any difficulties.

If something a bit swanky is what you're searching for, slide between the soft sheets at the Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens or the King George, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens. The Periscope Hotel and the Hermes Hotel are some lower-cost options. Consider trying one if you'd rather save for exciting activities.

Why not make your visit to the Parthenon even more unforgettable by staying somewhere close by? Two exceptional choices are the AVA Hotel & Suites, 0.4 miles away, and the Electra Palace Athens, 0.5 miles away.

Nearest Airports to Athens

If you're in a window seat and the weather's nice, you should get a great view of Eleftherios Venizelos Airport (ATH) as the plane descends. It's 12 miles east of Athens' center.

Popular Places to Visit Near Athens

If you've got a spare day and you're happy to travel 30 miles, stop by Eretria. This nearby area is brimming with things to see and do. If you want to spend a whole day in this area, visit Eretria Beach in the morning. Next hop on over to the Eretria Archeological Museum and Archaeological Site of Eretria. Methana is another neighbouring destination situated just 30 miles away. Travelers come here for Limenaria Church, Aponisos Beach and Mycenean Ruins.

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