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The Athens Gate Hotel

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Melbourne
Reviewed 23 November 2013

As we normally do we picked the hotel because of previous reviews and as normal we were not disappointed. We arrived early of a cruise ship and were given a room with no waiting, we had a room in the back corner so we had a view of the Acropolis and from the end of the balcony we could see...

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Lake Charles, Louisiana
Reviewed 22 November 2013

Loved the location wthin walking distance of most all the major tourist locations . The views for the restaurant on the top floor were breathtaking! The Parthenon wAs almost in the backyard and the Temple of Zeus was in the front yard. We walked to the plaka shopping area, the agora, and the new Parthenon museum!

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
Reviewed 21 November 2013

We chose this hotel because of the reviews and the location. We wanted something boutique and close to the Acropolis and nearby sites as we had only a full day before leaving on our cruise. The Acropolis gate was perfect! A good size, comfortable clean room, breakfast included, and the restaurant on the roof of the hotel has great food...

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Bonnie Scotland
Reviewed 21 November 2013

Nothing but good words for this hotel.... Friendly efficient staff...nice bedroom and bathroom. Traffic noise can be problem... try for room at rear. The roof-top bar/restaurant is fabulous...breakfast there was a treat. The location is second to none...with stunning views of the Acropolis...and the Temple of Zeus. We would recommend this hotel and next time we're in Athens...we shall return...

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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2013

I moved to this hotel after a bad experience at the Royal Olympic...... my only regret was that I didn't book here originally. I could not fault anything about this hotel. Dave the manager is fantastic and makes sure you want for nothing and your stay is the best possible. Food at the roof top restaurant is superb... I actually...

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Hoersholm, Denmark
Reviewed 17 November 2013

Visited Athens in November with my wife and enjoyed both the city and this hotel. Had one of the small budget rooms but got if for for less than 200€ for two nights (in total) which I thought was a good price. The breakfast is really good and the view from the restaurant is spectacular. The Acropolis and the old...

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Broome, Australia
Reviewed 17 November 2013

We stayed in Sep 13, the hotel is on a busy road but ask for a room at the back. Fantastic location, easy walking distance to the Paka area and Acropolis, and the best rooftop bar in Athens. The staff are extremely helpful in places to see and will explain and teach you any Greek words to help your stay....

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chicago
Reviewed 16 November 2013

Only stayed one night on the return trip - but I loved this hotel. Super great roof - lovely view of the Parthenon - and it's fairly private. A great place to have a cocktail with your love pal. Really close to the Acropolis Museum (a must see), and the ruins themselves. Ask for a quiet room - you won't...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 16 November 2013

The athens gate hotel is in a terrific location and allows easy access to all tourist spots. However, it is very important that you pick which side of the hotel you want you bedrooms to because it makes all the difference as to whether you will get any sleep. In terms of the quality of service it was a terrific...

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Bellevue, Washington
Reviewed 14 November 2013

My wife and I stayed here at the end of our trip. The location, near the Acropolis Museum, is excellent! It was easy to walk anywhere in the old town from here. The rooms were clean and modern and comfortable, and we even had a great view of the Acropolis from our window/balcony. The staff was great, and breakfasts were...

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Staying in Thissio / Makriyanni

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Thissio / Makriyanni
Named after the well-preserved Thission (ancient temple of Hephaestus), Thissio is blessed with a small wooded park and some less frenetic streets that offer numerous quieter places to stay and eat. Largely pedestrianised Apostolou Pavlou Street runs between the Acropolis and forested Filopappou Hill, well worth climbing for more great panoramas, until it merges with Dionysiou Areopagitou Street. This leads to the up-and-coming area of Makriyanni, whose centrepiece is the magnificent new Acropolis Museum. Opposite the museum is the entrance to the southern slopes of the Acropolis, while the eponymous metro station nearby is at the top of Makriyanni Street, another strip of touristic cafés and restaurants.
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The Athens Gate Restaurant
The Athens Gate Restaurant
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Greek
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The Athens Gate Hotel is located in the historic district of Athens exactly opposite the Temple of Olympian Zeus. It is 400 m away from the Acropolis, 200 m away from the new Acropolis Museum, and on the doorstep of Plaka, the heart of the tourist district of Athens. It has recently been taken over by new Management, and fully renovated. Its style is modern and simple, as befits the area. New features include LCD TV in all rooms. In 2015 The Athens Gate Hotel was announced best case Hotel, under a research conducted by National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in order to identify energy consumption patterns and best efficiency in buildings in Attica Hotel sector. ... more   less 

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Address: 10 Syngrou Avenue, Athens 11742, Greece
Region: Greece > Attica > Athens > Thissio / Makriyanni
Price Range: €82 - €174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Athens Gate Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 99
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#4 Green Hotel in Athens
#9 Family Hotel in Athens
#11 Luxury Hotel in Athens
#11 Romantic Hotel in Athens
#21 Business Hotel in Athens
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“Don't ask for superior room waste of money”
 of 5 bubbles 449leahc, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The rooms on Acropolis side are quieter. Busy road on Zeus side (lots of traffic and beeping horns)”
 of 5 bubbles kathleenmG9449EY, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go for the suite!”
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“Two views either the Gate or the Acropolis so determine which one you want”
 of 5 bubbles melissalC6926RB, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Book a room at the top of the hotel and on the front and enjoy the views!”
 of 5 bubbles KarenD929, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
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