If you’re a luxury seeking traveller flying to Athens on a holiday or business trip, do check out the Hotel Grande Bretagne. This is one of the oldest and the best hotels in the city, customised to offer the utmost comfort and amenities to guests. It features signature restaurants and bars and spa and gym, with personalised childcare facilities.
Hotel Grande Bretagne is a luxurious property that features nine types of rooms, Classic Rooms, Deluxe Rooms, Junior Suites, Deluxe Suites, Grand Suites, Grand Deluxe Suites, Executive Grand Suites, Presidential Suite and Royal Suite. Keeping in mind to offer the utmost comfort to guests, rooms are designed with a la mode facilities and amenities. Few to mention are en suite with signature bath amenities, hairdryer, DVD player, telephone, WiFi internet, TV with satellite connection, air conditioning.
Food, Drink and Entertainment
The Roof Garden Restaurant serves international cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner but in authentic Greek style—the bar serves signature cocktails and mocktails and other complimentary drinks. The Inter Garden is another all-day restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner in true European way. The Alexander is the main bar that features classic cocktails, premium cognac and selected brandy and other fine liquors. And for connoisseurs, head to the Cellar Bar that presents to guests over 3000 types of wine. And located on the 7th floor, the Pool Bar & Grill offers refreshing drinks—it opens only between April and October.
Sports, Games and Entertainment
The hotel features a terrace pool and an indoor pool—the outdoor pool comes surrounded by sunbeds, reclinersm parasols and bar. The Corner Gifts & Flavors is many guests favourite destination as it sells indigenous delicacies and Pernigotti—opens between 11am and 8pm and seven days a week. Children are an integral part of the hotel. It offers special children’s menu, high chair, cribs and professional babysitters on request. WiFi internet is available throughout the hotel, but it comes on a small price. Also visit the signature spa that offers a wide list of massages and therapies—opens 7 days a week from 11am to 7pm. And finally, if you’re a fitness conscious traveller, there is a swanky gym with an indoor swimming pool.
Hotel Grande Bretagne is an award winning five-star hotel located in the heart of Athens. It is surrounded by one of the most prominent landmarks in Athens, the Acropolis, the Regal Syntagma Square, the Parliament and the famous Lycabettus Hill. It houses 321 guestrooms all furnished with luxurious amenities. Place such Ancient Agora (1 km), Parthenon (1 km), Acropolis (1 km), Lycabettus Hill (1 km), Megaro Mousikis (2 km), Ilias Lalaounis Jewellery Museum (3 km), Piraeus Port (11 km), and Vouliagmeni Beach (19 km) are a must visit in the city. Also, there are scores of restaurants and shops within walking distance—the Athens International Airport is 36 km away from the hotel.
Distance to Beach: 19 km
Time to Beach (driving): 25 minutes
Distance to Shops and Restaurants: 500 metres
Time to Shops and Restaurants (walking): 5 minutes