Hotel Features. Housed in a modern neoclassical-style property, the Best Western Esperia Palace Hotel opens to public areas characterised by antique-style furnishings, classical statues, and rich fabrics. The hotel offers a multilingual concierge service and wireless Internet access in public areas, and further amenities include room service, and laundry facilities.
The Best Western Esperia Palace houses the stylish Athinaios Restaurant and Bar, serving a range of international dishes from an extensive buffet, and the informal Cafe L'Angelo offers snacks and light refreshments. The hotel also provides a complimentary American buffet breakfast.
Four meeting rooms are available onsite, one of which features a garden.
Guestrooms. The 176 boast modern decor with richly patterned fabrics and antique-style furnishings. Amenities include air conditioning, Internet connections (surcharge), satellite television with pay movies, hair dryers, minibars, safes, and desks.
Expert Tip. The Parthenon, 600 metres from the hotel, is widely considered the most important surviving building of ancient Greece. Set on the Acropolis overlooking the city, the temple was constructed in the Fifth Century BC and dedicated to the goddess Athena. It is distinguished by its elegant Doric columns.
Superior room: One king bed. Separate sitting area. Neutral decor with antique-style furnishings and richly coloured fabrics. Air conditioning, direct-dial telephone, desk, safe, high-speed Internet connection (surcharge), and satellite television with pay movies. Bathroom with bathtub, hair dryer, and complimentary toiletries.
Standard double: One double bed. Neutral decor with antique-style furnishings and richly coloured fabrics. Air conditioning, direct-dial telephone, desk, safe, high-speed Internet connection (surcharge), and satellite television with pay movies. Bathroom with bathtub, hair dryer, and complimentary toiletries.
From Athens Airport (ATH):
Distance to the Best Western Esperia Palace Hotel is 27 kilometres, approximately 30 minutes' drive.
Getting there. The suburban rail line connects the airport to Athens' central station, Larissis Station. Single tickets cost 8 EUR. Additionally, Metro line 3 runs between the city centre and the airport. Six public bus routes cover Athens and Piraeus, as well as running to Athens Rafina Port. Taxis can be found in front of arrivals, Door 4, and cost about 35 EUR to the hotel. Prices are all subject to change.
Getting around. Public transport throughout Athens is inexpensive and convenient. Services include buses, trams, trolley buses, and a metro service. Tickets should be validated at the orange machines on board or in metro stations. Taxis are also available and are reasonably priced. Visitors are advised not to drive in the city.
Driving directions. From the airport, take the Attica Road and follow directions to the city centre.
Take Katechaki Avenue and continue along Messogion Avenue.
Continue on Vasilissis Sofias Avenue and stay on the right-hand side of the road.
At the end of Vasilissis Sofias Avenue, turn right onto Panepistimio Avenue and keep to the left-hand side of the road.
Turn left onto Pesmatzoglou Street, which leads onto Stadiou Street for the hotel.
- Conference room(s) Audiovisual equipment
- Bar/lounge Banquet facilities
- Dry cleaning service Laundry facilities
- Wedding services Elevator/lift attendant
- Internet public area - wireless Restaurant(s)
- Parking nearby Secretarial services
- Complimentary breakfast Comp newspapers in lobby
- Business center Computer rental
- Medical assistance available Safe-deposit box
- Elevator/lift Room service (limited hours)
- Television in lobby Suitable for children
- Coffee shop or cafe Air-conditioned public areas
- Ballroom(s) Concierge desk
- Shoe shine Event catering
Room Amenities: , , • Smoking rooms • Cable/satellite TV • Complimentary toiletries • Separate sitting area • Pay movies • Rollaway beds • Cribs (infant beds) available • Iron/ironing board (on request • Direct-dial phone • Internet access - TV • Blackout drapes/curtains • Electronic/magnetic keys • Extra towels/bedding in room • Makeup mirror • Sewing kit • Bathtub only
Panepistimio Metro Station: 50 metres| National Library: 150 metres| Syntagma Square: 300 metres| Greek Parliament: 300 metres| The Parthenon: 300 metres| Plaka (old city): 300 metres| Benaki Museum: 350 metres| National Archaeological Museum: 400 metres| Hadrian's Arch: 500 metres| Temple of Olympian Zeus: 500 metres| Lycabettus Hill (panoramic city views): 500 metres| Parthenon: 600 metres|
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