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4.8 out of 5

"Great location. Breakfast and bar have to have the best view of acropolis in Athens! Great buffet as well. " More

By a verified traveler on Sat 02 Jul 2022

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Hotel Description

5-star luxury hotel near Syntagma Square

Central Athens getaway

Within a 15-minute walk of this Athens City Centre hotel, you'll find Syntagma Square and Acropolis. Temple of Olympian Zeus and Monastiraki Flea Market are also within half a mile (1 km).

Renovated in 2016

A full-service spa, 2 restaurants, and an indoor pool are all featured at this luxury hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the gym and unwind at the bar/lounge and poolside bar.

Classic Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$250* Per night/room Aug 23 - Aug 24

Superior Triple Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Executive Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Suite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Superior Double Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Room, Connecting Rooms

Bed Count 4 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Electra Metropolis Athens ratings based on 6 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.8 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Electra Metropolis Athens

Everyone (1) Couples (3)
5 out of 5
Great location. Breakfast and bar have to have the best view of acropolis in Athens! Great buffet as well.

Posted by , from BLOOMFIELD on Jul 2, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 4, 2022 by iz

Dear Raymond, Let us thank you for choosing Electra Metropolis Hotel for your stay and we are glad we were able to meet and exceed your expectations. We are delighted to hear that you had a positive experience at Electra Metropolis Hotel and that you enjoyed the quality of our hotel. We would love to have the chance to welcome you back in Athens for another stay. With Best Regards, Irini Zambelaki - Hotel Manager

4 out of 5
Very clean, excellent Covid precautions, friendly staff, great location for walking to shops, restaurants

Posted by , from Grand Rapids on Mar 12, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Mar 13, 2022 by ab

Dear Pamela, Thank you very much for choosing to stay in Electra Metropolis Hotel and for taking time to share with us your lovely rating and review. Our team is happy to read that you enjoyed a positive experience with us, especially thanks to our cleanliness, the professionalism of our staff and our great location. We ensure you that our main purpose and interest is to secure public health. We are looking forward to welcoming you back in Athens and in our Hotel, for more future stays. Best regards, Athina Balatsou Guest Relations Manager

5 out of 5
I loved the view from the roofdeck restaurant at night because you can see the Acropolis too.

Posted by on Sep 7, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Sep 8, 2021 by ab

Dear Jennifer, We would like to thank you for selecting Electra Metropolis Hotel for your stay and for sharing with us your lovely rating and review. Our team is proud to note that the view offered from our Roof Garden Restaurant, truly met your expectations! We are looking forward to welcoming you back in our Hotel, as soon as possible. Best regards, Athina Balatsou Guest Relations Manager

5 out of 5

Posted by on Aug 19, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Nov 18, 2021 by ab

Dear Charles, Many thanks for being our guest and for posting your lovely rating to your Electra Metropolis Hotel experience. We hope we remain a part of your future choices for accommodation in Athens. Best regards, Athina Balatsou Guest Relations Manager

5 out of 5
Very nice hotel. Staff was very good. Excellent rooftop view and the breakfast buffet every morning was great.

Posted by on Jul 28, 2019

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5 out of 5
Rooftop restaurant was a treat for breakfast and best view of the Acropolis at night.

Posted by on May 19, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

May 30, 2019 by GENERAL MANAGER

Dear guest, I would like to thank you for your feedback and I hope to see you soon. Best Regards, George Spyropoulos General Manager

About the Electra Metropolis Athens

Location 15 Mitropoleos Street, Athens, Attiki 10557

Property Features

Electra Metropolis Athens offers its guests a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a sauna. There are 2 restaurants on site, as well as a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a bar/lounge and a poolside bar. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A business center and meeting rooms are available. A seasonal outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a rooftop terrace are also featured at the luxury Electra Metropolis Athens. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. For a fee, parking is available. A complete renovation of Electra Metropolis Athens was completed in September 2016. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Athens hotel.

  • 216 guestrooms or units
  • 2 dining venues
  • 5 conference rooms
  • Built in 2016
  • Deli
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Bar by the pool

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of indoor pools - 1
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Train station: Athens Central Station (3.2 km / 2 mi)
  • Metro station: Syntagma Station (0.5 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Electra Metropolis Athens offers 216 accommodations with minibars and safes. Beds feature premium bedding. 40-inch flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Metropolis Roof Garden - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

M Bar - This rooftop bar specializes in international cuisine.

The Wall - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and light fare.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

An indoor pool and a seasonal outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

Spa Services

The onsite spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include massages. The spa is equipped with a sauna and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily.

  • Sauna in spa
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 6:00 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Electra Metropolis Athens offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for EUR 15.0 per night.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Diners Club. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Health First (Greece).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Property does not require health documentation at check-in
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Property follows regional sanitization guidelines Health First (Greece)
  • Property registry number - 3316-25/04/2016
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Smoke detector
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 4.00 per accommodation, per night

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 25 for adults and EUR 25 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 45 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 6)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: EUR 45 (one-way)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 12.00 per day
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: EUR 15.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Electra Metropolis Athens Hotel
  • Electra Metropolis Hotel
  • Electra Metropolis
  • Electra Metropolis Athens Hotel
  • Electra Metropolis Athens Athens
  • Electra Metropolis Athens Hotel Athens

You should know

  • Onsite cash transactions can't exceed EUR 500, due to national regulations. For more details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.
  • The seasonal pool will open in June and close in September.
  • Pool access available from 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key (nogle), a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

  • Green Key (nogle)

National Rating

For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.