Top 7 5-Star Hotels In Athens, Greece - Updated 2023

Love
Love 
Updated

Known as one of the world’s oldest cities, Athens is a timeless destination brimming with culture. Named after the goddess of wisdom, Athena, this temple city thrived as a center for the arts and learning, being home to many of the philosophers we know today, such as Plato and Socrates. From the Temple of Olympian Zeus to the Acropolis, Athens has culture and knowledge in every corner. This city is a popular destination for many tourists, whether you’re here to learn the history or to see the sights. Planning your trip to Athens? Keep reading to find the top 5-star hotels in Athens, Greece.

1. Divani Caravel (from USD 139)

Boasting a view of the Acropolis, Divani Caravel has everything guests need for an enjoyable stay. With three restaurants and two bars, you can enjoy a variety of meals from the comfort of the hotel. When staying at the hotel with your family, your pets can come along to enjoy the trip since the hotel is pet-friendly.

You can relax at the two pools available, with one outdoor pool and one indoor pool. Visitors can also make use of the spa facilities on-site, where you can relax with a massage or take a dip in the sauna. When touring the area, you can use the car hire service provided for your convenience.


Divani Caravel

Wifi Available

Address: 2 Vas. Alexandrou Ave
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna

2. King George, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens (from USD 338)

Nestled in Syntagma Square, King George hotel is situated in the heart of Athens and it offers guests a view of the area. All rooms have a view, either facing the Acropolis or the inner courtyard. When exploring the city or nearby attractions, you can use the bicycle rental at an additional charge. While there is Wi-Fi available, it costs EUR 10 (USD 11) per 24 hours.

Other amenities include a restaurant; Tudor Hall Restaurant offers Greek cuisine for breakfast and dinner. The hotel also has its own on-site bar so you can enjoy a drink without having to leave.


King George, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens

Address: 3 Vas. Georgiou A' Street, Syntagma Square
Accommodates: 2

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Non-smoking rooms

3. Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens (from USD 435)

Built in 1842, Hotel Grande Bretagne is a luxurious hotel and is best for travelers who want a view. It’s also situated in a convenient location with everything you need within a walking distance, such as shopping areas, museums, and a business district.

A bar and restaurant is available on-site, where you can get a taste of Mediterranean cuisines without having to leave the hotel. For the comfort of guests, there is a spa and wellness center where you can use the sauna or get a massage. For guests who want to keep fit, there is also a fitness center on-site to keep in shape.


Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens

Wifi Available

Address: 1 Vasileos Georgiou A’ str.
Accommodates: 2

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Fitness centre

4. Athenaeum Intercontinental, an IHG Hotel (from USD 156)

This hotel is convenient for travelers out on business, with a business district in close proximity. The Athenaeum Intercontinental also has wellness facilities such as a fitness center and a spa where you can get a massage right after work. Guests can even do different activities, such as bike tours, or take a class on the local culture to know the city of Athens better.

Other amenities include five different gourmet restaurants and a rooftop bar. If you’ve got work to do, the hotel also has a business center and meeting facilities. While pets are not allowed, the hotel still allows service animals and it has facilities for disabled people, making it accessible for guests. Visitors can also park their car at the hotel for a fee, so they don’t have to look elsewhere.


Athenaeum Intercontinental, an IHG Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 89-93 Syngrou Avenue
Accommodates: 5

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

5. St. George Lycabettus (from USD 117)

Ideal for families, St. George Lycabettus offers family rooms and a pleasant view of Athens. From here, guests can visit a variety of shops, galleries, and museums in the vicinity, making it a perfect hotel for a family trip. The hotel even allows pets, so the whole family can come along, including your pets.

Guests can enjoy a taste of Mediterranean cuisines at the on-site restaurant, La Suite Lounge. if you’d like a self-care day, you can relax in the spa or let yourself be pampered by their beauty services, whether you want facial treatment or waxing.


St George Lycabettus

Wifi Available

Address: 2, Kleomenous Str
Accommodates: 3

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre

6. Royal Olympic Hotel (from USD 126)

Royal Olympic Hotel has an unrivaled view of the Temple of Olympian Zeus. Upon arrival, you can use the private parking available to park your vehicle. The hotel is also within a four-minute walk from the Plaka neighborhood.

All rooms are air-conditioned and soundproofed, giving you a comfortable environment to rest at the end of the day. If you prefer unwinding with a book, there’s a library for you to peruse for your leisure.


Royal Olympic Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 28-34 Ath. Diakou
Accommodates: 3

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Garden

7. NJV Athens Plaza (from USD 154)

NJV Athens Plaza features a view of the Acropolis with soundproofed rooms for your comfort. Many of the guest rooms have a view of the Acropolis, Stadiou Street, or Syntagma Square. Only a five-minute walk away from NJV Athens Plaza is the neighborhood of Kolonaki, where you can have a taste of the unique cuisine or get a coffee at the cafes.


NJV Athens Plaza

Wifi Available

Address: 2 Vas. Georgiou A, Constitution Square
Accommodates: 4

Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Business centre Babysitting/child services

Enjoy yourself to the fullest in Athens

When in Athens, treat yourself to the best that the city has to offer. Whenever you visit, make your stay all the more enjoyable by choosing any of these five-star hotels in Athens, Greece.

Disclosure: Trip101 selects the listings in our articles independently. Some of the listings in this article contain affiliate links.

Get Trip101 in your inbox

Unsubscribe in one click. See our privacy policy for more information on how we use your data

Writer, student, and cat lover. Writes as a hobby and for a living, and likes to read classic literature every now and then. Born not with a silver spoon, but with a fountain pen.

 Want to contribute as a Local Expert?
Explore Athens
Good things are meant to be shared!