Are you wondering where to stay in Athens? One of the hotels near Acropolis might be ideal. Centrally located, and near the major sites, here are 10 of the best hotels in Athens near the Acropolis Museum.
Where to Stay in Athens
Athens is quite a large city, but most of the main attractions for visitors are located in the centre. Here, you can find the Acropolis, Parthenon, Temple of Zeus, Ancient Agora and many other sites. (For an idea of what to see and do in Athens, take a look at this helpful article – 2 days in Athens). With this in mind, it makes sense to stay in one of the hotels near Acropolis. This gives you a central location from which to enjoy and explore the birthplace of democracy.
Hotels Near Acropolis Athens
There are literally hundreds of hotels in Athens, with options to suit all budgets. I've put together a list of 10 hotels in Athens near the Acropolis with the best reviews. These hotels near Acropolis all put you within easy access of the main attractions. Many include rooftop restaurants with amazing views onto the Acropolis itself! As well as a brief description, I have included links to Tripadvisor so you can check out some independent reviews of people that have stayed there. I have also put in some links to Booking.com so you can easily reserve your hotel near the Acropolis online.
10 Great Hotels Near The Acropolis
Royal Olympic Hotel
The 5 star Royal Olympic Hotel is a popular choice with people seeking a comfortable hotel near the Acropolis. Boasting all the amenities you might expect from a luxury hotel, it has a swimming pool, cocktail bar, and even a library.
Distance from Acropolis Museum – 0.1 kms
Price Range – From 100 Euros per night
Tripadvisor Reviews – Reviews of the Royal Olympic Hotel in Athens
Located beneath the Acropolis, the Herodion Hotel offers stylish air-conditioned rooms. The roof terrace has fantastic views, and there are two hot tubs from which to really soak up the atmosphere! The friendly staff are always willing to answer any questions guests have.
Tastefully decorated rooms, a rooftop bar and terrace, and helpful staff make this one of the best hotels in Athens. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout, and there is also parking available. A rarity in Athens! Check out the links to more in-depth reviews and descriptions below.
Positioned right next to the Acropolis Museum, this hotel has modern rooms, and a fresh feel. Many reviewers rave about the breakfast here! All the usual amenities such as air-con, minibars, and a concierge service will help make your stay in Athens a pleasant one.
Divani Palace Acropolis
Featuring classic, elegant rooms, the Divani Palace is another of the hotels near Acropolis which offers stunning views. All the main sites can be reached easily from here. Remember to have a memorable breakfast in the rooftop restaurant before enjoying the city!
Distance from Acropolis Museum – 01.km
Price Range – From 90 Euros per night
Tripadvisor Reviews – Reviews of the Divani Palace Hotel in Athens
The Athens Gate Hotel
Just 200 metres from the Acropolis museum, this hotel has it all. Wonderful facilities, friendly staff, and a perfect location. The bar/restaurant at the top of the hotel has views you can only dream of. Enjoy a meal with outstanding views over the Acropolis at night.
Start your day with a Greek breakfast, and explore Athens from this centrally located hotel. The helpful staff are always on hand to answer any questions you have, and the main sites are just a short walk away. The hotel itself offers comfortable rooms with air-con, and the facilities include a business centre.
A sleek, modern, clean hotel offering incredible views over the Acropolis. You won't get much closer to the Acropolis than this! Wonderfully furnished rooms, friendly staff, and a rooftop dining area is a place you should definitely have a meal. Can you do better than eating the best food in Athens whilst enjoying views over the Acropolis? We think not!
This is a newly built hotel, and attention has been paid to every detail. Features include a swimming pool, sun terrace, and garden. The hotel is also one of the few in Athens which has facilities for disabled guests. If you are looking for a value for money hotel in Athens, this is the one for you.
Acropolis Museum Boutique Hotel
Simple but luxurious. Professional but personal. This boutique hotel in Athens offers good value, and an unbeatable location. If you are looking for a central location with comfortable rooms in Athens, this hotel will certainly appeal.
Distance from Acropolis Museum – 0.1 km
Price Range – From 66 Euros per night
Tripadvisor Reviews – Reviews of the Acropolis Museum Boutique Hotel in Athens
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If you have a suggestion of other hotels near Acropolis I should add to the list, please leave a comment below. I will then update the blog post to keep it fresh, or even create a new one!
Further Information About Athens
I have put together some useful guides on Athens that you might find useful when planning your trip.
2 Days in Athens – A guide on what to see and do during 2 days in Athens
Day Trips from Athens – A selection of the best day trips from Athens