When talking about Athens, what comes to your mind? History? It is said to exist for almost 3,400 years and is the home of Plato’s Academy and Aristotle’s Lyceum, it is commonly believed to be the cradle of Western civilization and democracy, mainly due to the impact of its cultural and political influences during the 5th and 4th BC. Athens has a hot-summer Mediterranean climate while the southern Athens has a hot Semi-arid climate. The architectures are often citied in industry magazines. It is a pleasure to tour in Athens, as the hotels there are relatively inexpensive. Here are few recommended Luxur Hotels in Athens:
Hotel Grande Bretagne Athens ranked first place with a price from $244. Built in 1872, The Hotel looks old palace styling, with refurbished antique furniture, but also modern amenities. The hotel is perfectly located close to shopping, dining and area attractions. The hotel is also a pet-friendly.
Ava Hotel Athens has typical neo-classic Greek architecture. AVA is located in one of the city’s most exclusive districts, within walking distance from the Temple of Zeus, Hadrian’s Arch and the other attractions. This hotel is also close to Old Olympic Stadium. All suites are ideal for short or long stays in Athens. Please note that all apartments and suites are non-smoking.
O&B Athens Boutique Hotel Located in the center of the Psiri district of Athens, and close to the city’s Pubs, theaters, bars and restaurants, Parliament Building. Amenities included at the hotel are a bar, a restaurant and lounge, room service, concierge service, and in-room massages upon request, feature work desks, marble bathrooms, in-room safes, bathrobes, televisions, CD and DVD players, mini bars, hairdryers and wireless Internet.
Hotel Thission Athens is a traditional, family run hotel in the heart of the most important archaeological sites where you can fully enjoy the cultural attractions your Greece trip can bring to you because the distance to visit all these sites is almost zero. All reservations must be kept with a valid Credit Card that will be charged on arrival date.
Just like its name, King George Palace Hotel Athens looks like a palace with a luxury look made by purple and yellow colors. Nearby attractions include the Byzantine Museum, the Acropolis, Plaka, and Lycabettus Hill. All rooms include antiques as well as silk and satin fabrics, a private balcony as well as satellite television, high speed Internet access, and a marble bathroom. Would not you feel like a king living at this marvelous hotel?
Royal Olympic Hotel Athens is one of the most popular hotels in Athens. The Royal Olympic Hotel Athens is conveniently located next to all of the city’s most popular attractions. The Royal Olympic Hotel Athens is known for its well-appointed guest rooms with amenities.
In addition to touring, Athens is also an important resource for classical art and archaeology, civilization, languages, and history. To travel in Athens, you will get good exercises and walking as most of the famous places in the city require either climbing uphill, or walking along stony stairs.