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Athens, AT, Greece
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Athens hotels

Good to know

Low season

JanuaryCheapest month to stay with an average 45% drop in price.

High season

JulyMost expensive month to stay with an average 26% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

R1 886Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

R2 073Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

How much is a Athens hotel?

Here are our most popular & best value hotels

4 stars and above

When to book a hotel in Athens

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Top tips for finding perfect Athens hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Athens, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Athens in January and February.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Athens if you stay on a Monday. The opposite is true for, Wednesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Athens accommodation.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Athens for 4 days.
  • If you are searching for hotels in Athens near all the historical sights, consider staying in a hotel in or around the areas of Monastiraki or Anafiotika (part of Plaka). Adrian Hotel is a good choice, close to the Acropolis and Parthenon as well as other key cultural sights.
  • Glyfada is an affluent suburb of Athens by the beach. Connected to central Athens by tram, the district is a good place to stay for those looking for a beach vacation with opportunities for day trips to historic sights.
  • Athens International Airport is about 20 miles from the city centre, so if you are jetting off on an early or late flight, consider an airport hotel for your arrival or departure.
  • There are several nice hotels close to the airport with free airport shuttle, such as the Dolce Attica Riviera, or you stay at the Sofitel Athens Airport hotel and simply walk to the terminal.
  • Steeped in history, impressive Syntagma Square is one of the most famous public squares in Greece, and is a renowned meeting point for Athens locals.
  • A number of excellent hotels are located within walking distance of Syntagma Square, including the King George, a Luxury Collection Hotel and Njv Athens Plaza.
  • It’s no secret that Athens can get extremely hot in summer. If you’re planning a trip during warmer months, make sure you find a hotel with a pool, such as the Fresh Hotel or Dorian Inn Hotel, to cool off after a long day of sightseeing.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Athens

  • Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Athens. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • The average price of a double room in Athens is R1 560, but it varies considerably depending on location, facilities, and seasonality. In the last 3 days, KAYAK users have found double rooms for as cheap as R134.

  • Athens is a great destination for children. With myriad family-friendly sights and attractions as well as a beachfront location, Athens offers endless ways to keep the little ones entertained. Consider searching for a hotel in peaceful Kifisia, home to a park and natural history museum, or base yourself in the city centre in Plaka near the Acropolis. Glyfada is another attractive option due to its proximity to the beach and the large choice of budget-friendly hotels.

  • Much of the best Athens nightlife is clustered around the city centre, in Kolonaki, Psirri or Gazi. City Circus Athens is an excellent budget choice with hostel style accommodation in one of Athens’ old mansions. In summer, consider a hotel in the Glyfada area, where the nightlife picks up by the beach.

  • Kolonaki is the most famous area for shopping in Athens. The neighbourhood features a mix of designer boutiques and small shops selling antiques and local handicrafts such as Greek embroidery, ceramics, and folk art. The northeastern neighbourhoods of Halandri and Kifisia also offer good options for shopping. Hotels to consider include The Y Hotel in Kifisia and Athens Hilton, a short walk to the shopping streets of Kolonaki.

  • Travellers can fuel up on a tasty breakfast and plenty of tea and coffee before embarking on a full day of Athens sightseeing, by choosing a hotel that offers a premium morning spread, such as O&B Athens Boutique Hotel and Athens Center Square Hotel. Both offer complimentary breakfast with Greek specialties and continental options.

  • In the last 3 hours, KAYAK users looking for double rooms in Athens found 3-star hotels from R364 and 4-star hotels from R579. The cheapest room found for tonight was R357.

  • After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Athens districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Athens city centre

  • Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Athens?

Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Athens by showing you the exact location of each hotel.

Best Athens hotels

Most recommended Athens hotels

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President Hotel - Athens - Building
President Hotel - Athens - Building
President Hotel
8.2 Excellent
AmbelokipiR101+
R101+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
The Stanley - Athens - Outdoor view
The Stanley - Athens - Outdoor view
The Stanley
8.5 Excellent
OmoniaR130+
R130+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
St George Lycabettus Hotel - Athens - Balcony
St George Lycabettus Hotel - Athens - Balcony
St George Lycabettus Hotel
8.5 Excellent
R189+
R189+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Arethusa Hotel - Athens - Lobby
Arethusa Hotel - Athens - Lobby
Arethusa Hotel
8.4 Excellent
PlakaR75+
R75+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Royal Olympic Hotel - Athens - Building
Royal Olympic Hotel - Athens - Building
Royal Olympic Hotel
8 Excellent
Neos KosmosR181+
R181+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Sparta Team Hotel - Hostel - Athens - Bar
Sparta Team Hotel - Hostel - Athens - Bar
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Wyndham Grand Athens - Athens - Bedroom
Wyndham Grand Athens - Athens - Bedroom
Wyndham Grand Athens
8.5 Excellent
OmoniaR150+
R150+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Divani Palace Acropolis - Athens - Lobby
Divani Palace Acropolis - Athens - Lobby
Divani Palace Acropolis
8.4 Excellent
KoukakiR174+
R174+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Hilton Athens - Athens - Outdoor view
Hilton Athens - Athens - Outdoor view
Hilton Athens
8.3 Excellent
R181+
R181+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Athens Gate Hotel - Athens - Balcony
Athens Gate Hotel - Athens - Balcony
Athens Gate Hotel
8.9 Excellent
R126+
R126+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Athenaeum Intercontinental - Athens - Dining room
Athenaeum Intercontinental - Athens - Dining room
Athenaeum Intercontinental
8.4 Excellent
Neos KosmosR151+
R151+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Novotel Athenes - Athens - Dining room
Novotel Athenes - Athens - Dining room
Novotel Athenes
7.8 Good
OmoniaR107+
R107+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Divani Caravel - Athens - Building
Divani Caravel - Athens - Building
Divani Caravel
8.6 Excellent
R169+
R169+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Titania Hotel - Athens - Living room
Titania Hotel - Athens - Living room
Titania Hotel
8.5 Excellent
R96+
R96+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Plaka Hotel - Athens - Buffet
Plaka Hotel - Athens - Buffet
Plaka Hotel
8.8 Excellent
PlakaR137+
R137+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning

Athens hotels near Acropolis

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Radisson Blu Park Hotel Athens - Athens - Restaurant
Radisson Blu Park Hotel Athens - Athens - Restaurant
Radisson Blu Park Hotel Athens
8.3 Excellent
ExarcheiaR111+
R111+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Athens Studios - Athens - Dining room
Athens Studios - Athens - Dining room
Athens Studios
8.4 Excellent
KoukakiR98+
R98+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Electra Palace Athens - Athens - Balcony
Electra Palace Athens - Athens - Balcony
Electra Palace Athens
8.8 Excellent
PlakaR218+
R218+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Electra Metropolis Athens - Athens - Bedroom
Electra Metropolis Athens - Athens - Bedroom
Electra Metropolis Athens
9.1 Excellent
PlakaR246+
R246+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning