Royal Olympic Hotel - Athens

28-34 Athanasiou Diakou Athens 11743, Athens, Greece, 11743  show map
 5 stars
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Royal Olympic Hotel - Athens

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 15 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Overview

Royal Olympic is a 7-story hotel in the heart of Athens at a close proximity to House of Dionysus, Kritinia Castle and Gortyn offering a seasonal outdoor pool, loungers and a nightclub along with excellent services. This ancient building was refurbished in 2007.

The hotel is in the beautiful location steps away from a church, a palace and monuments. The venue is set within 2 km from Athens city center.

The unique hotel offers quick access to restaurants, a stadium and bars.

Royal Olympic Hotel can be reached in 20 minutes by car from Eleftherios Venizelos airport.

Rooms

The hotel provides individual rooms including twin room for single use, panoramic single room and executive deluxe single room. They are equipped with climate control, a balcony, a sitting area, an in-room safe and cable television. The rooms afford a stunning view of the temple. They boast standard décor and offer a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

Those staying at Royal Olympic Hotel can sit down to a healthy breakfast. Guests can unwind in a warm setting of the Ioannis restaurant serving Mediterranean cuisine. The Roof Garden bar features a piano and a terrace for guests' comfort and offers cocktails and coffee. The property is set in Koukaki district, within about 5 minutes' walk of Smile Cafe Restaurant and Shanghai Night that serve delectable meals.

Services

There are a designated smoking area, currency exchange and a car park provided on-site.

Relax

A rooftop terrace and a library are available for guests' enjoyment. On-site fitness facilities include fitness classes and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at EUR 15 per day.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   265.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Souvenir shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Dinner
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Microphone

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Night club
  • Garden area
  • Spa lounge
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Internet television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

28-34 Athanasiou Diakou Athens 11743, Athens, Greece, 11743

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City Center
  • Athens
    1.8 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Monastiraki Railway Station
    1.2 km
  • Thissio Railway Station
    1.4 km
Underground stations
  • Akropoli station
    300 m
  • Akropolis Metro Station
    300 m
Restaurants
  • Smile Cafe Restaurant (cuisine: Greek)
    190 m
  • Shanghai Night (cuisine: Chinese)
    50 m
Beaches
  • Arillas Beach
    1.5 km
  • Almyros Beach
    1.5 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    265

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Bed type: Twin beds or 2 Single beds or Double bed or Twin beds
Size: 16 m²
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    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 40 m²
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    Standard Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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      Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed or 2 Single beds
      Size: 80 m²
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        Bed type: 1 Single bed or 2 Single beds or Double bed
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          Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds
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            Executive Deluxe Twin Room
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            Deluxe Room
            Bed type: 1 Super King-size bed or Double bed or 2 Single beds
            Size: 30 m²
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            • Private bathroom
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              Deluxe Triple Room
              Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or Queen-size bed and Single bed
              Size: 30 m²
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                Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
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                  Executive Triple Room
                  Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
                  Size: 25 m²
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                    Panoramic Double Room
                    Bed type: Double bed
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                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel Royal Olympic Hotel - Athens Athens location
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                      Hotel Address:

                      28-34 Athanasiou Diakou Athens 11743, Athens, Greece, 11743

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Athens
                        1.8 km
                      Airports
                      Train Stations
                      • Monastiraki Railway Station
                        1.2 km
                      • Thissio Railway Station
                        1.4 km
                      Underground stations
                      • Akropoli station
                        300 m
                      • Akropolis Metro Station
                        300 m
                      Restaurants
                      • Smile Cafe Restaurant (cuisine: Greek)
                        190 m
                      • Shanghai Night (cuisine: Chinese)
                        50 m
                      Beaches
                      • Arillas Beach
                        1.5 km
                      • Almyros Beach
                        1.5 km
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  12 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Year renovated:
                        2007
                      • Number of floors:
                        7
                      • Number of rooms:
                        265

                      Hotel Awards

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                      What's nearby

                      Tourist attractions

                      • Temple of Olympion Zeus - 100 m
                      • Olympeion - 300 m
                      • Hadrian's Arch - 500 m

                      Places of interest

                      • Olympieion - 300 m
                      • Plaka - 500 m
                      • Parthenon - 600 m
                      • Parthenon - 700 m
                      • Roman Agora Forum - 700 m

                      Sport related

                      • Panathinaikos Stadium - 700 m

                      Monuments and Landmarks

                      • Anafiotika - 500 m
                      • Erechtheion - 600 m
                      • Acropolis - 600 m
                      • Temple of Athena Nike - 700 m
                      • Odeum of Herodes Atticus - 700 m

                      Stadiums

                      • Kallimarmaro Stadium - 600 m
                      • Panathenaic Stadium - 700 m

                      Museums

                      • Acropolis Museum - 300 m
                      • The Jewish Museum of Greece - 500 m
                      • The Jewish Museum of Greece - 500 m
                      • Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum - 500 m
                      • Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum - 500 m

                      Parks

                      • Zappio - National Garden - 700 m

                      Underground stations

                      • Akropolis Metro Station - 200 m
                      • Akropoli station - 200 m
                      • Syngrou/Fix Metro Station - 600 m
                      • Syngrou-Fix station - 600 m

                      Local attractions

                      • Church of Saint Spiridon - 1.5 km
                      • Arillas Beach - 1.5 km
                      • Agios Pandeleimonas - 1.5 km
                      • Mavra Volia - 1.5 km
                      • Blue Grotto - 1.5 km

                      Near the hotel

                      • The Acropolis Museum - 380 m
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                      • Museum of the Center for the Acropolis Studies - 260 m
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                      • Lysicrates Monument - 330 m
                        Lysikratous Square (off Vironos Street), Athens
                      • St Paul's Anglican - 510 m
                        29 Fillelinon Street (off Amalias Avenue), Athens
                      • Athens Planetarium - 130 m
                        Syngrou ave, 387, Athens
                      • Museo del Partenone - 320 m
                        Dyonisio Aeropagitou, Athens
                      • Plaka - 560 m
                        The Plaka, Athens

                      Restaurants nearby

                      • Smile Cafe Restaurant - 190 m

                        Address: Syngrou Avenue 24
                        Phone: +30.2109218911

                        76% likes this, based on 622 reviews
                        Cuisine: Greek

                      • The Athens Gate Restaurant - 110 m

                        Address: Syngrou Avenue 10
                        Phone: +30-2109238302

                        71% likes this, based on 112 reviews
                        Cuisine: Greek
                        Price Range: CAD 43 - CAD 72

                      • China Town - 150 m

                        Address: Vouliagmenis Ave. 8-10
                        Phone: +30.210.9315223

                        Cuisine: Chinese

                      • Shanghai Night - 50 m

                        Address: Odos Athanasiou Diakou
                        Phone: 2109210300

                        Cuisine: Chinese
                        Price Range: CAD 25 - CAD 34

                      • Aglio, Olio & Peperoncino - 130 m

                        Address: Porinou 13
                        Phone: (+30) 2109211801

                        70% likes this, based on 21 reviews
                        Cuisine: Italian
                        Price Range: CAD 38 - CAD 57

                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  12 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Year renovated:
                        2007
                      • Number of floors:
                        7
                      • Number of rooms:
                        265

                      Hotel Awards

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                      Royal Olympic Reviews

                      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Royal Olympic

                      Average guest rating

                      8.0out of 10
                      Fabulous
                      Based on 1595 reviews

                      Rating by category:

                      Location
                      9.7
                      Rooms
                      8.6
                      Service
                      8.7
                      Value
                      7.9

                      Guest reviews

                      • Family with children
                        7.4

                        Comfy beds Friendly restaurant & bar staff Concierge staff were friendly & helpful Good rooftop view from bar/restaurant Excellent location

                        Front desk staff not very keen to help with problems encountered in rooms Operator not answering phone Terrible Internet service Poor system for pool area towels Overpriced restaurants

                      • Older travelers
                        8.8

                        The location was perfect all the main sights were a short walk, also it was only a 30min journey to the port and to the airport. The concierge staff were very helpful.

                        Breakfast was chaotic, not enough tables for the number of persons staying at the hotel, not enough staff to clear tables and replenish breakfast items. The reception staff were not very welcoming.

                      • Group of friends
                        7.4

                        I really liked the location as it is just walking distance from major tourist attractions.

                      • Family with children
                        7.4

                        Great view of parthenon from top restaurant.

                        Asked desk person to print boarding passes because printer did not work in the business center. Person was very nice to have them in an envelope delivered to the room. We where five and go only two boarding passes got printed! You can imagine the havoc at the airport...

                      • Single
                        8.2

                        Location, helpfulness of staff.

                        The bar fridge door was filthy and really needed a clean

                      • Couple
                        8.8

                        Excellent location. It's very convenient for city visit.

                      • Older travelers
                        7.8

                        Clean enough and comfortable. High score due to great location in the historical center of Athens.Normal rates for a 4 star hotel, nothing special. Good breakfast but I've seen better at this price.

                        Parking is charged, they should find a way to avoid this. You come to Athens by car and for sure you do not use it to much when visiting the city but you stell need it for the rest of the trip.Then you pay for nothing an extra, 15 euro/day for hotel parking.

                      • Older travelers
                        7.0

                        Assistance from the Telephonist was excellent

                        Lift to roof terrace was very very slow

                      • Older travelers
                        9.6

                        Everything, Mostly the atmosphere and the Roof top Restaurant

                      • Family with children
                        9.2

                        Great hotel in the center of Athens. Very friendly staff. Beautiful view from the resnaurant on the 7th floor!

                      • Couple
                        8.2

                        Location is close to city centre. Spacious rooms. Hotel staff are friendly.

                        We booked the 150 euros /day deluxe room w/o breakfast included by mistake. In the first place I wanted to book 160 euro with breakfast included. then I wanted to modify my booking to 160 Breakfast included. the hotel staff told us that it is quite impossible to modify the booking if it was done through Booked.net. they offered me 25 euro /person for breakfast which makes no sense. Instead of paying 10 euro / day extra, I was asked to pay additional 50 euro per person. anyways we did not buy the breakfast but we experiences the dinner at Ionnis Rest which was a disaster. At 10'o clock we waited at least 30 mins to order and the food was quite expensive.

                      • Group of friends
                        9.2

                        Perfect location...only 100 meters to the Acropolis park entrance. Lots of nearby shopping, cafes and restaurants. Full equipped 5-star with major restaurant and a roof bar and grill, which over looks the city.

                        Hotel parking attendent was very rude and and bossy. Hotel staff seem to be be a bit jaded by tourists, which is understandable given it's Athens.

                      • Older travelers
                        9.6

                        Royal Olympic is a great hotel. The location is excellent, everything is near: Akropolis, old town, Lycabettus hill, trams, metro, buses. We especially enjoyed the fantastic view and roof garden restaurant. The pool area is fairly small, but really classy. Hotel staff is professional, helpful and very friendly. Our room was nice and quiet, despite the heavy traffic.

                        We booked a Deluxe room. The first room did not quite match the description on the web pages, it was far from being spacious, as was stated on the confirmation sheet. However, we only had to mention this to the staff and were moved to a much bigger room next day.

                      • Older travelers
                        8.2

                        Excellent location Quality fittings and bedrooms Brilliant views

                        Staff could be a little friendlier

                      • Family with children
                        8.8

                        very good location , nice rooms , great pool /

                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel Royal Olympic Hotel - Athens Athens location
                      Show big map »

                      Hotel Address:

                      28-34 Athanasiou Diakou Athens 11743, Athens, Greece, 11743

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Athens
                        1.8 km
                      Airports
                      Train Stations
                      • Monastiraki Railway Station
                        1.2 km
                      • Thissio Railway Station
                        1.4 km
                      Underground stations
                      • Akropoli station
                        300 m
                      • Akropolis Metro Station
                        300 m
                      Restaurants
                      • Smile Cafe Restaurant (cuisine: Greek)
                        190 m
                      • Shanghai Night (cuisine: Chinese)
                        50 m
                      Beaches
                      • Arillas Beach
                        1.5 km
                      • Almyros Beach
                        1.5 km
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  12 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Year renovated:
                        2007
                      • Number of floors:
                        7
                      • Number of rooms:
                        265

                      Hotel Awards

                      GreekHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAthensRoyal Olympic

                      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                      Best Family Hotels in Greece

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