|PHILIPPOS HOTEL - HOTEL IN ATHENS|
| Ever since the Philippos hotel re-opened in 1993, it has held a unique reputation for it's guests. It is designed to meet the needs of the most discerning business and leisure travelers. By focusing on the consistent delivery of the highest possible service standards and by offering an environment of discreet luxury and comfort, the Philippos promises to make even the the shortest stay a unique and memorable experience. |
The family owned Philippos Hotel is the most ideally located in the heart of the old city district, only a two minutes walk from the Acropolis, the Plaka, the Herodus Atticus ancient theater and the new museum of the Acropolis.
The Metro Station Acropolis is a few steps away from the hotel as well as the tramway station, only one stop away from the main shopping and business areas.
Our hotel is conveniently located at the city center, right at the foot of the entrance to the Acropolis, below the Herodion theater and the "Plaka", the old quarters of the city with its old style charm and affordable shopping & dining. The area around the hotel is one of the most peaceful and quiet spots in the city and yet it is situated just a 15 minute walk from the central square of Syntagma and the Parliament building.
Herodes Atticus theater is located at the foot of the Acropolis. During summertime it is the most popular place to watch theater, dance and opera performances from both Greek and International Companies. The cool summer breeze, the terrific performances together with the breathtaking presence of the illuminated Acropolis, is quite unique.The Plaka is world renown for its quaint little turn-of-the-century houses and busy pedestrian-only streets, where one can get away from the busy city center and stroll right into the past.
The most convenient way to get to the hotel from the Airport & Port of Pireas, is by taxi and the metro. The fare is inexpensive. For more info please see section : Getting here. Transportation to and from the city center (for those who do not want to walk at all) is possible with the New Athens Metro and the yellow trolley buses, which can take you to the major parts of the city.
Our fifty rooms and suites are fine, luminus, in a modern style, softened by elegant fabrics and ambient lighting.
Breakfast is being served at our coffee shop as well as drinks and beverages all day long. Lunch and dinner are served at our sister property Herodion Hotel, located only forty meters away, at the restaurant and attrium coffee shop, at a special discount for Philippos hotel guests.
Dining at the Herodion restaurant is like being a privileged guest in a private tasteful space, where peacefulness and homemade quality will meet your highest expectations.
The hotel's dedication to highly personalized service continues in the contemporary style Restaurant, which specializes in Greek and Mediterranean cuisine.