Grande Bretagne Hotel
LocationThis excellent luxury hotel is situated close to the Acropolis and the Parliament. Convenient public transport links are only 100 metres from the hotel; the nearest station being Syntagma.
FacilitiesThe hotel was built in 1842. 327 rooms, including 37 suites and 33 double rooms, are located on 7 storeys and can be reached by lift. Multilingual staff at the reception desk in the lobby are happy to answer any questions. Amenities include a baggage storage service, safe, currency exchange service and cash machine. Wireless internet access in public areas (no extra charge) allows guests to stay connected. The tour desk offers assistance with booking excursions. The hotel has wheelchair-accessible facilities. A number of shops, including a souvenir shop, are great for shopping or just browsing. A garden provides extra space for rest and relaxation in the open air. Parking facilities available to guests include a garage and a car park. Other services include a babysitting service, a childcare service, 24-hour room service, a laundry service, a hairdresser, a coin-operated laundry and a page service. Complimentary newspapers are available.
RoomsAir conditioning ensures that rooms maintain comfortable temperatures. A balcony is included as standard in some rooms. Rooms have a queen-size bed or a king-size bed. An extra bed is available for a fee. A safe, a minibar and a desk are also available. Additional features include a refrigerator and a mini fridge. An ironing set is provided for guests' convenience. A direct dial telephone, a television with satellite and pay-per-view channels, a CD player, a DVD player and WiFi (no extra charge) are provided as well. A turndown service provides guests with additional comfort in the evening hours. Amenities provided in the rooms include slippers and a daily paper. A hairdryer and bathrobes are available in the bathrooms, which are equipped with a shower and a bathtub. For extra comfort in the bathrooms, guests are offered cosmetic products. Guests can also book wheelchair-friendly rooms with wheelchair-accessible bathrooms. The hotel has family rooms and non-smoking rooms.
Sports/EntertainmentThe indoor and outdoor pools are ideal for exercise as well as relaxation. Refreshing drinks at the pool bar and a relaxing soak in the hot tub offer the perfect way to unwind. Sun loungers and parasols are available on the terrace, where guests can enjoy a quick break or relax for hours. Water sports enthusiasts are offered banana boat rides. Sport and leisure facilities at the hotel include a gym and aerobics. Various wellness options are available at the hotel, including a spa, a sauna, a steam bath, a hammam, a beauty salon, massage treatments and hydrotherapy treatments.
MealsVarious dining options are available, including a non-smoking restaurant, a dining room, a café and a bar. A delicious breakfast provides energy for the rest of the day. Special meals, including vegetarian dishes, are also available.