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Hotel PHILIPPOS, is a family owned 3-star hotel, just a block away from the New Acropolis Museum and the Parthenon, in the tranquil residential area of Acropolis. Favoured by demanding guests and energetic tourists, families, academics and businessmen it is the obvious choice for whoever wishes to made the best of one’s visit. Come and enjoy the hospitable service of our welcoming personnel, our rich continental buffet breakfast on in-house made Greek delicacies, the airy hotel lounge spaces.
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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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Comfy, clean but small rooms; tiny bathroom was spotlessly clean; weird setup with beds in that my husband and I had two beds joined up and my kids slept in 2pull outs however we all had great nights’ sleep in this ideally located hotel. Breakfast was delicious and wholesome with
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We have no complaints about this hotel, our stay was very comfortable and enjoyable. The location is excellent, almost across the street from the Acropolis museum and just a short walk to the Acropolis itself and the Plaka. The staff was very friendly, the breakfast was good. Our
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So, it took me awhile to think about what I wanted to write about this hotel. It wasn't what we expected, but it wasn't bad at all. We were only in Athens a short time, and we missed our first night because of weather delays in the states. I was able to call and they were happ
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Fantastic little gem of a hotel with great bijou rooms with a central location in Athens . Good quality breakfast included in the deal with various local specialties including yoghurt and honey. Very convenient for all the major sites with Acropolis and museum being only a few mi
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I stayed at the Philippos hotel for 5 nights while in Athens for the marathon. The hotel is in a great neighbourhood and extremely convenient for exploring Athens. The Acropolis is a 5 minute walk away and there many cafes, restaurants and bars within walking distance of the hote
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Our travel plans involve flying in from Santorini and arriving late (around midnight), doing some sightseeing in Athens in the morning and then heading to the airport for a late afternoon (around 5pm) flight. Looking for a hotel that will be central to everything so we can optimize our sightseeing time, but one that will also store our luggage while we walk around. Based on the reviews it seems this hotel is very close to everything, and I did see a review that said they would help arrange for a taxi from and to the airport. My main remaining question is whether the hotel will store luggage until we are ready to leave. Anyone have a similar experience, or maybe the hotel can answer this question?
I saw them storing luggage for plenty of people so I don't think it'd be an issue at all. There were also lots of taxis in the area and the Metra is less than a 5 min walk in case you want to venture to other neighborhoods. Btw - it doesn't seem like you have much time just so just be aware that during high season there can be a loonnnggg line to visit the Acropolis and it'll be crowded with people.
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Hello, if we arrive early in the morning is there somewhere we can leave our bags until check-in time? Thanks.
There is no problem leaving your bags until your room is ready. They will also store your bags when you check out if you are not ready to leave. Lovely place, lovely people
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Hello, do you have car parking available please? It would be for one night in July. Thank you
Hi Emily, there is no parking but I saw public parking signs around the area. Enjoy! Great city!
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Hi, I am traveling with my wife. We are reaching Athens Airport at midnight, plan to stay at your hotel during same night. Visit Acropolis during 1st half next day & head back to airport around 4pm to catch flight to Santorini. Please let me know what is the best way to reach your hotel after mid night from Airport? How much it will cost? Is it safe?
Dear Mr Musafir Athen’s International Airport, is approximately 30 km [18 miles] east of Athens. Getting to the city centre and reaching Hotel PHILIPPOS/ HERODION can be achieved via: Train/ Metro Go up a level from arrivals Cross the pedestrian bridge Signs indicate the way to the trains The trains operate from 5:30 to 00:30 Tickets can be bought before getting to the platforms Take the train, direction Agia Marina Get off at Syntagma square Take the underground, Red Line, direction Elliniko [operating from 5:30 to 23:30] Get off at Acropolis [1st stop/ Stations are well marked and announced ahead of time] Choose Magriyanni exit Escalator and/ or elevator to street level Southbound direction around the Acropolis’ Museum wall, 3’ walk to Hotel PHILIPPOS/ HERODION Travel time: approx 1 hour Overall cost: 10€/pp Bus Get out at arrivals level Bus X95 [runs on 24h basis] Bus Terminal at Syntagma square Take the underground, Red Line, direction Agios Dimitrios [operating from 5:30 to 23:30] Get off at Acropolis [1st stop/ Stations are well marked and announced ahead of time] Choose Magriyanni exit Escalator and/ or elevator to street level Southbound direction around the Acropolis’ Museum wall, 3’ walk to Hotel PHILIPPOS/ HERODION Travel time: approx 1 ½ hours Overall cost: approx 7,40€/ pp ΤΑΧΙ Taxi queue at arrivals level Each car may accommodate up to 4 passengers A receipt may be provided upon request, according the Greek legislation Travel time: approx 45 min depending on traffic Overall cost: approx 38€ from 5:00 to 00:00, 54€ for after midnight hours PRIVATE CAR Arranged by the Hotel’s Reservation Department upon demand English speaking driver,expecting you at the arrivals exit Travel time: approx 45 min depending on traffic Overall cost: 45€ from 7:00 to 00:00, 55€ for after midnight hours Each car may accommodate up to 4 passengers In that case please provide us full arrival flight details Kind regards
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Can you send me a picture of a room that would accommodate 3 adults and 1 child? The pictures on the site only show 2 doubles and I want to know if 1 room can accommodate all of us. Thank you
We do have quadruple rooms in our hotel Philippos. It is one double bed and a sofa bed that can be turned to a bed. Unfortunately the pictures on the site are the ones we have available at the moment. For further information please contact reservations@herodion.gr
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"Get the larger room. Worth the money for sure. Hello, Balcony!"
"Ask for a room with a balcony"
"Preferred room 410 and not 301"
"Ask for an acropolis view ."
"Pay a litle more for a Acropolis view room"
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 73 - US$ 169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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philippos hotel athens
LOCATION
GreeceAtticaAthensThissio / Makriyanni
NUMBER OF ROOMS
50
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