Welcome to Grecotel Pallas Athena *****, where art and hospitality come together to delight the eye. As soon as you enter the doors of this 5-star hotel, the feeling of being in an art gallery is immediate. Indeed, works of art and designer furniture adorn the premises, from the common areas to the rooms. A unique feature that will give you a unique experience and a surprising stay!
The hotel is the ideal base for exploring this capital city full of history and legends. The City Hall is close by, the Acropolis and its museum are just a few steps away, the metro station is nearby and many other major sites are in the vicinity.
This magical address can be easily reached in about 30 minutes from Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos (40 km). A transfer service to and from the airport can be arranged upon request with your Travel Designer.
The Grecotel Pallas Athena ***** is an unusual place, a unique decoration, pigmented colours, art as far as the eye can see… A cocktail of details that gives it an atypical atmosphere! Between works of art and marble floors with geometric designs, the common areas resemble a vast museum of contemporary art.
Resting next to a statue of a yellow pig, a wall illustration of the Smurfs family, a graffiti of Spiderman or a painting of legendary animals, the choice is yours! Each room and suite has a theme and identity that makes it unique, so you’re bound to find a world that will amaze the whole family. A personalized decor by Greek artists that children will love and that will also make parents fall back in childhood. Everything is designed to give you the impression of staying in an art gallery, for the pleasure of young and old alike!
By staying in this establishment, you will have access to the following facilities:
Grecotel Pallas Athenas***** offers several room categories to suit all tastes, desires and moods of young and old. The delicate, Japanese-inspired decor of this Superior Room will transport you to the Land of the Rising Sun. Equipped for your convenience with a king size bed or twin beds, it will comfortably accommodate a couple or an adult with a child. The en-suite bathroom is fully equipped and has a shower or bathtub. You will be charmed by its private balcony with a breathtaking view of the city of Athens and Kotzia Square. Connecting rooms are subject to availability. It is possible to add a baby bed in the room (in addition to the maximum capacity).
The atmosphere that emanates from this Graffiti Room will seduce you at first sight. Its refined murals give it an undeniable artistic cachet which makes it so original. By combining contemporary design and vintage spirit, the perfectly integrated furniture and lighting only add to the charm of the place. The en-suite bathroom with shower or bath has all the necessary amenities. You will not only be seduced by the interior, but also by the view from your balcony over the city and the Kotzia square. Ideal for a couple, this pretty cocoon will also accommodate an adult accompanied by a child, thanks to its twin beds. Depending on availability, connecting rooms are available. It is possible to add a baby bed in the room (in addition to the maximum capacity).
The Premium Graffiti Room lets your imagination and childhood memories take centre stage. From the vibrant colours of Spiderman to the sober tones of the sketches of mermaids that adorn the walls, there is something for everyone. The carefully chosen furniture is both refined and cosy, and blends in perfectly with the decor. With its shower or bathtub, the fully-equipped bathroom will provide you with additional comfort. You will love lingering on your furnished terrace, admiring the city and Kotzia Square. It is possible to add a baby bed in the room (in addition to the maximum capacity).
Divided into two sleeping areas, the Graffiti Family Room meets all the comfort criteria for young and old. While one has a king-size bed, the other, with convertible sofas, easily converts into a living space during the day. The adjoining bathroom is functional and fully equipped with a shower or a bathtub ideal for young children. It's impossible not to fall under the spell of the beautifully coloured graffiti inspired by characters from children's literature. This room offers a beautiful view of the city of Athens and its famous Kotzia Square. It is possible to add a baby bed in the room (in addition to the maximum capacity).
Its quirky atmosphere, colourful decoration and elegance make the Pallas Room a perfect accommodation for those who want a break from the ordinary. It has a bedroom area with a king-size bed (or twin beds), a desk and an armchair, and an en-suite bathroom with a single basin, shower cubicle or bath. Its windows overlook the city and Kotzia Square It is possible to add a baby bed in the room (in addition to the maximum capacity).
A truly peaceful and bright haven, the Pallas Prestige Suite guarantees services that live up to its name. Its white walls play with colour contrasts for an elegant and relaxing result. It covers a 38 sqm surface area and offers a king-size bed (or twin beds), a desk as well as a bathroom with bath or shower. You will love the comfort of its living room which offers additional living space. Some rooms feature a second bathroom and a balcony or terrace overlooking the city of Athens. It is possible to add a baby bed in the room (in addition to the maximum capacity).
Decorated with unique artworks and designer furniture, the Art Chic Suite gives you the feeling of staying in a small art gallery. Generously sized, it includes a sleeping area with a king-size bed, a sitting area and two bathrooms with bath or shower cubicle. Some suites in this category open onto a 20 sqm balcony or terrace. Comfort and creativity sum up the spirit of this suite. It is possible to add a baby bed in the room (in addition to the maximum capacity).
With its designer furniture, unique murals and exceptional objects, the Art Chic Octopussy Suite will leave you with unforgettable memories. The contrast of colours, from the most acidic to the wisest, and the choice of materials, from chrome to velvet, give it crazy originality. For more privacy, this comfortable suite designed for four adults has two separate sleeping areas and a living room, along with two fully-equipped bathrooms with shower or bathtub. The Octopussy Art Chic Suite offers a double dose of originality and space. It is possible to add a baby bed in the room (in addition to the maximum capacity).
The Comic Art Chic Suite has invited Spiderman in the decor. The result? An urban, contemporary and sophisticated atmosphere where you feel good. The black leather sofa and renowned designer lamps are softened with the cobalt blue of the suede sofa-bed and the double curtains. The suite has 2 bathrooms with bathtub, as well as a living area. From your balcony, you will discover an unforgettable view of Kotzia Square. It is possible to add a baby bed in the room (in addition to the maximum capacity).
The Loft Suite S can be enjoyed both indoors and outdoors. Inside, the space is organised like an art gallery, with a nice mix of designer furniture and original works. A large open space accommodates the king-size bed, a spacious desk and a comfortable bathroom with bath or shower. Outside, you will find a large, 20 m² private terrace with a lounge area. Located on the top floor of the hotel, it offers a view of the city and also the 270-metre high Lycabettus Hill overlooking Athens. It is possible to add a baby bed in the room (in addition to the maximum capacity).
The avant-garde M Loft Suite offers an unobstructed view of Lycabetta Hill and its surroundings. Refinement and a love of art are omnipresent in this Loft Suite M. The luxurious furnishings are straight from the hotel's collections. This vast space is enriched with contemporary works, paintings and photographs. Precious materials like silk and fur only add to the feeling of excellence. This suite seduces by its atypical layout, it hosts a bedroom with king-size bed, a bathroom with a single sink, a bathtub or a shower cabin. A 20 sqm terrace completes this beautiful ensemble. It is possible to add a baby bed in the bedroom (in addition to the maximum capacity).
This Loft Suite M houses a sumptuous living room as well as a dining room and a dressing room. You will also find an incredible king-size bed. The decor, which combines prestigious works of contemporary art and rare pieces of furniture, is exceptional. This loft opens onto a 50 m² furnished terrace from which you can admire both Lycabettus Hill and Kotzia Square. It is possible to add a baby bed in the room (in addition to the maximum capacity).
Located in the most privileged location of the hotel, the XL Loft Suite offers a superb view of Lycanette Hill and Kotzia Square. This spacious 70 sqm room is the perfect place for a getaway with family or friends, and both king and twin rooms have an en suite bathroom with shower cubicle and bath. A comfortable central lounge is added, each space carefully designed for your comfort. Its luxurious decor, where precious furniture and contemporary works of art come together, opens onto two furnished terraces with a total area of 50 m². The view of Lycabettus Hill and Kotzia Square is exceptional. It is possible to add a baby bed in the room (in addition to the maximum capacity).
Athens is a city full of magnificent monuments and treasures that amaze young and old alike, and there are plenty of places just waiting to be visited. So put on your most comfortable shoes, pack your water bottle and set out to discover one of the oldest cities in the world.
Starting at the Athens Acropolis, you can climb the hill, enjoy the panoramic view of the city and explore the beautiful monuments there. These old stones should not leave children unmoved, with the Parthenon, the Propylaea, the Erechtheion, the temple of Athena Nike and the theatre of Herod Atticus. Good to know: the site is not accessible by pushchair and it is preferable to go in the morning as soon as it opens or in the late afternoon to avoid the crowd and the heat.
After visiting this sacred site, it is highly recommended to go to the foot of the Acropolis to visit its superb museum and its many treasures. With its wealth of ancient artefacts, it is far from boring for children, who are often captivated by Greek mythology. They can also admire the Acropolis in LEGO form. A guided tour will allow you to go back in time and learn more about the richness of Greek civilisation.
For the little ones, a visit to the Panathenaic Stadium is a must during a family holiday in Athens! With its perfect state of preservation, children can easily imagine themselves in those distant times. This monument is located about 30 minutes’ walk from the hotel.
As you move around Athens, take the time to wander through its charming streets. Take a stroll through Plaka with its tavernas and shops, a great place to stop for lunch and do some shopping in a friendly atmosphere.
After the archaeological visits and crossing the streets of the capital, it is time to take a break in a green space. The National Garden is perfect for the whole family to recharge their batteries over a picnic. Just a short walk from Parliament, this large 15-hectare park with its lush wildlife is a welcome break from a day full of sightseeing! In this green setting there is much more to do than just walk around; you can admire the vegetation, enjoy the statues that populate the park, watch the few animals in the zoo or simply let the children have fun in the playground.
Whether in its quirky setting or on its terrace overlooking Kotzia Square, the hotel’s gourmet restaurant takes you on a journey of Mediterranean flavours. Let yourself be seduced by a tempting menu inspired by Greek cuisine and treat your palate to traditional, comforting dishes with an international touch. Delicious, refined dishes prepared with local ingredients from the hotel owners’ farm.
Your days in Athens will be full of discoveries, so it is best to get your strength up in the morning, and the Grecotel Pallas Athena ***** understands this. Indeed, the breakfast is in the form of an improved buffet, copious and varied. There is something for everyone: sweet, savoury, hot, cold, Greek or international specialities… Children will be able to enjoy unlimited pancakes and an excellent fresh orange juice while parents can go to the « Cretan » corner of the buffet to discover new flavours.
If you are looking for a little relaxation after long trips, take a seat in the hotel’s Lounge Bar and unwind with a snack or a cocktail.
The city is full of gems, but there are also plenty of good places to discover and taste Greek specialities. Moussaka, Mezes, Greek salads, feta, tzatziki, pita bread and many others, you are spoilt for choice.