Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens

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Info Hotel Grande Bretagne boasts the most central location in Athens, right next to Syntagma Square and with stunning views over the Acropolis and the Parliament which is located merely some steps away. As one of the historic landmarks of Athens, this 5-star hotel offers the most luxurious and lavish accommodation, personalised butler services, a Roof Garden Restaurant and Bar, as well as excellent spa and massage facilities, able to pamper and satisfy even the most demanding of guests.
Summary of reviewsThe Hotel Grande Bretagne in Athens is a luxurious and elegant five-star hotel that offers exceptional amenities and service. The location is central with many guests enjoying easy access to historic sites and nearby restaurants. The breakfast is superb with a varied buffet and made-to-order options. The rooftop restaurant offers stunning views and delicious cuisine, although some guests found the menu to be limited and pricey. The rooms are generally clean and well-equipped with some featuring balconies and beautiful views. The staff is friendly, attentive and accommodating, providing excellent service throughout their stay. The spa and pool areas are fantastic, although some guests noted cold water and limited time in the pool. Overall, the Hotel Grande Bretagne is a top destination for those seeking a luxurious and historical experience in Athens.
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Luxury Hotel
With a prime location, right opposite the House of Parliament, Grande Bretagne features luxurious rooms and stunning city views.

Hotel Taking Steps Towards Sustainability
As a distinguished part of the Luxury Collection, Hotel Grande Bretagne, Athens demonstrates an unwavering commitment to environmental sustainability. Notably certified by TripAdvisor GreenLeaders, the hotel shines as a prime example of green practices within the hospitality industry. Each of its lavish rooms leaves a calculated carbon footprint of just 61.64 kg per night, showcasing a considerable effort towards reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

In addition to carbon consciousness, the hotel also emphasizes water conservation. Despite providing top-tier services, it manages to limit the water footprint to 903.56 liters per room night. A standout practice at Hotel Grande Bretagne is guest room recycling, enabling visitors to participate directly in waste reduction initiatives. These efforts prove that luxury and environmental responsibility can harmoniously coexist, making Hotel Grande Bretagne a preferred destination for eco-conscious travelers seeking opulence in Athens.
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Hotel for Honeymoon
With breathtaking views over the most important landmarks of Athens, luxurious and private accommodation and exquisite facilities and amenities, this 5-star hotel is the ideal choice for the most lavish and romantic honeymoon.

Business Hotel
Set in the very heart of Athens, right next to the Parliament and Syntagma Square, Hotel Grande Bretagne features the most lavish meeting rooms and event venues, where you can organise your business meetings or corporate events. The latest technological equipment is available, as well as expert staff who can aid you throughout the process and various services such as translation and secretarial services. The hotel's central location, along with its free Wi-Fi and luxury rooms and suites with desk space make it a prime choice for all business travellers.

5-Star Hotel
This landmark hotel is within walking distance of exclusive shopping areas, museums and the business district. Escape to the GB Spa Athens for a signature massage or beauty treatment and keep your workout routine on track at the Fitness Studio.

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Room Types
Classic, Guest room, 1 King, Courtyard view The spacious double room features air conditioning, a tea and coffee maker, as well as a private bathroom boasting a bath and a shower. This double room has a wardrobe, a safe deposit box, a TV with satellite channels and an inner courtyard view. The unit has 1 bed.

Classic, Guest room, 2 Twin/Single Bed(s), Courtyard view The spacious double room features air conditioning, a tea and coffee maker, as well as a private bathroom boasting a bath and a shower. The unit has 2 beds.

Classic, Guest room, 1 King, Courtyard view, High Floor The spacious double room provides air conditioning, a tea and coffee maker, as well as a private bathroom featuring a bath and a shower. This double room features a wardrobe, a safe deposit box, a TV with satellite channels and an inner courtyard view. The unit offers 1 bed.

Deluxe, Guest room, 1 King, City view The spacious double room provides air conditioning, a tea and coffee maker, as well as a private bathroom featuring a bath and a shower. This double room features a wardrobe, a safe deposit box, a TV with satellite channels and city views. The unit offers 1 bed.

Deluxe Acropolis Guest room, 1 King, City view The spacious double room offers air conditioning, a tea and coffee maker, a balcony with city views as well as a private bathroom boasting a bath. The unit has 1 bed.

Deluxe Suite, 1 Bedroom Suite, 1 King, Courtyard view The spacious double room features air conditioning, a tea and coffee maker, as well as a private bathroom boasting a bath and a shower. This double room has a wardrobe, a safe deposit box, a TV with satellite channels and an inner courtyard view. The unit has 1 bed.

Deluxe, Guest room, 2 Twin/Single Bed(s), City view The spacious double room provides air conditioning, a tea and coffee maker, as well as a private bathroom featuring a bath and a shower. The unit offers 2 beds.

Grand Suite, 1 Bedroom Suite, 1 King, City view The spacious double room offers air conditioning, a tea and coffee maker, as well as a private bathroom boasting a bath and a shower. This double room has a wardrobe, a safe deposit box, a TV with satellite channels and city views. The unit has 1 bed.

Executive Acropolis Suite 1 Bedroom Suite, 1 King, City view The spacious double room offers air conditioning, a tea and coffee maker, a balcony with city views as well as a private bathroom featuring a bath. The unit offers 1 bed.

Grand Acropolis Suite 1 Bedroom Suite, 1 King, City view The spacious double room features air conditioning, a tea and coffee maker, as well as a private bathroom boasting a bath and a shower. The unit has 1 bed.

Deluxe, Guest room, 1 King, City view, High Floor The spacious double room features air conditioning, a tea and coffee maker, as well as a private bathroom boasting a bath and a shower. The unit has 1 bed.

Deluxe Acropolis Guest room, 2 Twin/Single Bed(s), City view The spacious double room provides air conditioning, a tea and coffee maker, a balcony with city views as well as a private bathroom featuring a bath. The unit offers 2 beds.

Deluxe Acropolis Guest room, 1 King, City view, High Floor The spacious double room features air conditioning, a tea and coffee maker, a balcony with city views as well as a private bathroom boasting a bath. The unit has 1 bed.

Grand Deluxe Suite, 2 Bedroom Suite, City view The spacious double room provides air conditioning, a tea and coffee maker, as well as a private bathroom featuring a bath and a shower. The unit offers 1 bed.

Guest Reviews
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Location
The Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Athens is ideally located with many guests describing it as very central and within walking distance to the main historical sites. The rooftop terrace offers stunning views of the Acropolis and the hotel is surrounded by nice cafes and restaurants. The building itself has a lot of character and some rooms offer beautiful views of the Constitution Square and the Acropolis. The hotel is also conveniently located near public transportation, making it easy to access. Overall, guests were impressed with the hotel's perfect and excellent location in the heart of Athens, close to museums, parks and shopping.

Breakfast
The Hotel Grande Bretagne in Athens boasts an exceptional breakfast experience according to guest reviews. With a superb view from the rooftop restaurant, guests are blown away by the delicious and varied options on offer. Some even mentioned the breakfast being served on the rooftop as a highlight of their stay. Others praised the large buffet and delicious items made to order, such as omelets and French toast. However, some reviews noted that the COVID-19 precautions made things a bit difficult and some items on the breakfast buffet were not as fresh as they could have been. Despite this, guests highly recommended the breakfast experience at the Hotel Grande Bretagne for its excellent service, fantastic facility and wonderful view of the Acropolis.

Dinner
The dinner experience at Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens, was overall highly praised by guests. The restaurant on the rooftop offered amazing views of the city, especially of the Acropolis and the food served there was superb. The cuisine at the GB Roof was highly regarded for being fresh, healthy and quick. Guests enjoyed solid dining experiences and excellent choices of wine. However, some felt that the prices were too high and the menu somewhat limited. Despite this, the rooftop restaurant was considered one of the highlights of the hotel and guests highly recommended it as a place to dine.

Rooms
The Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Athens, is a beautiful, exceptional property that boasts lovely and comfortable rooms. The rooms are generally clean and well-equipped, some featuring balconies with stunning views of Constitution Square or the Acropolis. The staff is professional and the bed quality is excellent with high-quality finishes in the rooms. However, some guests noted the rooms' small size and possible noise issues. Despite this, guests generally had a pleasant stay with many praising the free upgrades and the beautiful building's amazing interior. Overall, the hotel offers luxurious amenities and a comfortable experience for guests.

Cleanliness
The Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Athens is a truly exceptional place to stay, according to guests. The cleanliness of the hotel is frequently mentioned in glowing terms with many noting the impeccable service and attention to detail provided by housekeeping. The staff are described as friendly, helpful and warm, providing a welcoming atmosphere in this grand and impressive building. The hotel is considered to be both luxurious and comfortable with beautiful facilities, including a stunning pool with splendid views. Guests appreciate the lack of fake materials and praise the professionalism and attention to detail demonstrated throughout their stay. Overall, the Hotel Grande Bretagne is the perfect destination for travelers seeking top-notch accommodations with exceptional cleanliness and unparalleled service.

Staff
The staff at Hotel Grande Bretagne in Athens receive overwhelmingly positive reviews from guests. They are described as excellent, friendly, accommodating, attentive and professional. Many guests specifically mention the concierge and guest services as outstanding. Guests also appreciate the generosity of the staff and their impeccable service. However, there are a few minor negative comments about unfriendly staff members in the bar or salon. Overall, guests feel treated like VIPs by the well-trained and courteous staff, who go above and beyond to make their stay extra special. The exceptional service and luxurious atmosphere make Hotel Grande Bretagne a top choice for travelers to Athens.

Spa
The Hotel Grande Bretagne's spa is a dreamy place with plenty of facilities and a large indoor pool according to guests. The spa area is fantastic and the spa facilities are exceptional. There are great massage services and guests can also enjoy other amenities. However, there were issues with the cold pool, limited time in the pool and hot water problems in the shower. Some guests also remarked ongoing construction works in the vicinity. Additionally, due to Covid-19 restrictions, some services like the spa pool were not available. Despite these issues, guests who were able to visit the spa pool described it as incredible and the treatments provided were excellent. Overall, it appears that the spa experience at Hotel Grande Bretagne is worth a visit, especially for guests seeking relaxation and rejuvenation.

Pool
The Hotel Grande Bretagne in Athens boasts a beautiful property with a jolie and belle piscine, both indoor and outdoor. However, some guests found the small and cramped pool to be a little cold and not warm enough. Despite the limited time allowed in the pool, guests enjoyed the welkome afkoeling on hot days. The pool staff were friendly, although some found them to be inflexible with sunchairs. Special thanks were given to Ada for her excellent service at the pool. At night, guests were able to enjoy a cinema-like experience by the pool, making for an exceptional evening. Overall, the pool area was a great spot to relax and cool off - the swing grace of a guest's time at the Hotel Grande Bretagne.

5 Star
The Hotel Grande Bretagne in Athens is a fabulous five-star hotel, according to many guests. It is considered one of the best hotels in the city and is even compared to some of the world's most famous hotels. The facilities and services are exceptional with a beautiful pool, spa and historic buildings that are well-maintained. The staff is great and the location is top-notch. Guests love the modern conveniences mixed with old-world glamour. The buffet breakfast is perfect with actual made food, not just thawed items. The views from the hotel are spectacular and the experience overall is one of the best guests have ever had. Some guests mention that the hotel is not up to the standard of a true five-star hotel, but most have a fantastic experience and highly recommend the Hotel Grande Bretagne.

Outdoor Pool
The Hotel Grande Bretagne in Athens offers a luxurious experience for its guests with a beautiful rooftop bar and a swimming pool that provides a welcome escape from the heat. While some reviewers noted that the pool staff could be a little inflexible with sunchairs, most guests were pleased with the pool's beautiful view, cleanliness and peaceful atmosphere. The rooftop restaurant also received high praise with many guests enjoying the stunning views of the Acropolis. In addition, the hotel offers special screenings of films by the pool in the evening, which many guests found to be a unique and exceptional experience. Overall, the hotel's outdoor amenities, including the rooftop bar and pool, are a highlight of any stay at the Hotel Grande Bretagne.

Historic
The Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Athens, is a lovely and beautiful hotel that carries an utmost historical significance that is well preserved in every corner of the building. Staying at this heritage property provides an exciting excursion into history, where you can feel the Greek history and culture with every step. The hotel is situated in the center of Athens with an excellent location, just a 20-minute walk to the Acropolis, accompanied by an amazing view of it. The historic buildings are well-maintained and the hotel staff provides excellent service. This historical establishment is the best place to stay if you want to experience the Greek history and culture like never before.

Luxury
Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Athens is truly the epitome of luxury. This elegant hotel boasts an outstanding customer service, exceptional property and is a true architectural gem. The luxury old school finesse is evident, providing guests with a refined atmosphere and a glimpse into the grand old days of top end luxury hotels in Europe. The hotel's beautiful building, historical significance and overall facilities are excellent. Every aspect of the hotel screams elegance from the amazing interior, to the plush and comfortable rooms. One of the best hotels we've stayed at, it truly is a world class 5+ star, providing guests with everything they could ever want or need. The service is outstanding and everything is perfect from the large buffet to the cleanliness. It may be considered pricey, but it is well worth every penny. Even with high expectations, the hotel exceeds them all. A must-visit for anyone looking for a luxury resort in Athens.


Yes, Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens has pool(s) that belong to one or more of the following categories: Indoor Pool, Outdoor Pool.

Yes, a spa is available at Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens.

No, Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens doesn't allow dogs.

Yes, parking facilities are available at Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens.

Yes, Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens has a gym.

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