Hotel Grande Bretagne

Athens

Hotel Grande Bretagne

Athens

Athens, Greece
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With breathtaking views of the fabled Acropolis, regal Syntagma Square and the Parliament, lush Lycabettus Hill or the original Olympic Stadium, the multi-awarded 5 star Hotel Grande Bretagne offers an unrivaled perspective of Athens’ mythical history. Located right in the heart of the city since 1874, the multi-awarded landmark hotel is within walking distance of exclusive shopping areas, museums and the business district. With meticulous attention to detail, the 320 rooms and suites marry charming old-world elegance with state-of-the-art facilities, whereas the 58 suites enjoy additional benefits including personalized Butler Service. Visit the picturesque GB Roof Garden Restaurant for the finest Mediterranean cuisine or the Winter Garden for an afternoon high tea and do not miss the GB Spa for a signature massage, beauty treatment or an indulgent respite in the thermal Suite. Meet our Concierge team members, who stand ready to unlock the secret treasures of Athens.


Insider Tips:

  • Given that within the walls of Hotel Grande Bretagne, history is unveiled through myriads of antiques and art masterpieces, the historic landmark graciously offers its guests a “museum tour”, every Thursday between 17:00 – 18:00, upon request.
  • The only Royal Suite in Athens, and located on the fifth floor, the sprawling one-bedroom, two-bathroom Royal Suite encompasses over 400 magnificent square meters, while its many windows frame iconic views of Athens.
  • Situated right in the heart of the city since 1874, the landmark hotel is an important part of the history of Athens. When the Olympic Games were revived for the first time in 1896, the Hotel Grande Bretagne was the official host of foreign missions, diplomats, statesmen, political figures, royalty and the first ever IOC members.
  • Weekly Epicurean Moment – Greek Wine Masterclass. Take a 40-minute journey through the Greek vineyards at The Wine Library of the Hotel Grande Bretagne. Learn about indigenous varieties and discover flavors that respond to your palate. Available by reservation only, this 40-minute class must have at least 4 participants and up to 14. Every Thursday at 18:00. Click to read more.

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Date

March 9, 2022

Category

Europe, Hotels, Immersive Experiences