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Plaka Hotel

3,488 reviews
#13 of 284 Hotels in Athens
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rooftop bar”(292 reviews)
“great location”(494 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Rooftop Bar
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Dry Cleaning
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsrooftop bargreat locationwithin walking distancebreakfast roomrooftop viewsyntagma squarean amazing viewflea marketcentral locationancient agoramajor sitesgreek yogurtroof gardenrestaurants and shopsbreakfast was excellentwould highly recommend this hotelermou street
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Visited over new year, the hotel is in a very nice area of the city, very close to many bars, cafes and restaurants, as well as all the major historical sights in Athens. The hotel room (503) was quite small but comfortable, the bed especially...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Plaka is a mixed area, it's very central and close to the Acropolis and some tourist shopping but it's definitely not the nicest area of Athens. However, if you choose to base yourself here and you are looking for well-priced accommodation with a view you...More

Thank SusieCR
Response from Dorina S, General Manager at Plaka HotelResponded 16 January 2018

Dear SusieCR, Plaka hotel was awarded this year as being "Best Value" city hotel from it's precious guests. We are delighted you had a similar experience and thank you for sharing it on Tripadvisor. We greatly appreciate your compliments about the location. We hope that...More

Reviewed 13 January 2018

Enjoying the view of the Acropolis from the rooftop deck was a truly mystical experience. The location is very easy to access by public transportation. Super helpful desk and wonderful breakfast. Comfortable clean room. Our stay could not have been better!More

Thank Tricia M
Response from Dorina S, General Manager at Plaka HotelResponded 16 January 2018

Dear Tricia M, Our location is indeed right in the center of all of the tourist attractions of Athens and this clearly aided your sightseeing and event planning whilst you were at the hotel. Thank you so much for the positive comments about the staff....More

Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Plaka Hotel perfectly fit our needs on our trip to Athens this past December. Hotel is close to the main shopping areas and plenty of restaurants. The staff was friendly, spoke English well, and knowledgeable. We lucked into the Acropolis view room on the top...More

1  Thank RonM1985
Response from Dorina S, General Manager at Plaka HotelResponded 16 January 2018

Dear RonM1985, Thank you for your kind comments on our property. As our main goal is to offer to our guests high quality facilities and services, it is great to read that you were satisfied with your stay. Thank you for the high score. Kind...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed for three nights in an Acropolis View room on the sixth floor at the Palaka Hotel in the centre of the old town. The location and views from this small hotel are outstanding. As you will read in numerous other reviews, the staff...More

4  Thank AussieTravellerBP
Response from Dorina S, General Manager at Plaka HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear AussieTravellerBP, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your review . The truth is that we love our job and we are trying the best for our clients to be satisfied with their hotel choice, as well as to have a...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$89 - US$230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Family Hotel in Athens
#7 Romantic Hotel in Athens
#11 Business Hotel in Athens
#12 Luxury Hotel in Athens
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$89 - US$230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Family Hotel in Athens
#7 Romantic Hotel in Athens
#11 Business Hotel in Athens
#12 Luxury Hotel in Athens
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Plaka
Due to its proximity to the Acropolis, Plaka remains
the area where the majority of foreign visitors stay
and play. Its attractive features include small
squares, some notable museums and the beautiful
Mitropolis cathedral, as well as a host of places to
stay, eat and drink. Its pedestrian zones make it a
pleasant place to escape from the city’s notorious
traffic. Adrianou and Kidathineon Streets contain a
...More
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Ewelina W
22 February 2018|
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Response from AussieTravellerBP | Reviewed this property |
There are plenty of cafes, markets and restaurants within walking distance around the Plaka. If you’re feeling adventurous, step out of the Plaka Hotel entrance, turn right, cross the street and follow the winding streets... More
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Deb W
5 February 2018|
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Response from Dorina S | Property representative |
Dear Mrs Deborah Wimberly, We confirm your reservation for 3 nights 24-28/9 room with Acropolis View. Please let us know if you wish a double bed or two single beds. Best regards Reservations
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Deb W
31 January 2018|
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Response from Dorina S | Property representative |
We are really hoping that it will not be for the last time!! Please send us an email with the requested dates and we will let you know if we have a room with a view for you. Thank you
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"the roof is busy with people who enjoy the view, select the 5th floor and not the 6th."
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"get a room facing Akropolis"
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"Ask for a room with a view"
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"Acropolis facing rooms obviously have a great view. They are also quiet."
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