Royal Olympic Hotel

Athens , , 28-34 Ath. Diakou (Show on Map)

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Info A family run five star hotel in the center of Athens, just in front of the world famous Temple of Zeus and the National Garden.
Summary of reviewsThe Royal Olympic Hotel in Athens is praised for its excellent location in the heart of the city with easy access to important landmarks, shopping areas and tour operators. The breakfast is highly rated by guests with a good selection and stunning views of the Acropolis. The dinner at the rooftop restaurant offers a memorable experience, although some guests found the menu overpriced and uninspiring. The rooms received mixed reviews with some guests praising the cleanliness and comfortable beds, while others criticized the outdated decor and lack of facilities. The hotel staff is consistently praised for their helpfulness and friendliness. The beds are generally comfortable, although some guests noted stiffness or outdated mattresses. While some guests feel that the hotel falls short of its 5-star rating, the majority rate it highly and recommend it for a stay in Athens. Overall, the Royal Olympic Hotel offers a good higher-end hotel option with a magnificent view of the city.
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One of the most scenic and romantic honeymoon spots, Royal Olympic Hotel promises to make your honeymoon one of a kind.

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Relax and rejuvenate in style at the Royal Olympic Hotel's luxurious spa. Experience the serenity of a state-of-the-art fitness center, flooded with natural light, and immerse yourself in a tranquil spa atmosphere.

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The hotel features a swimming pool in the centre of a garden full of trees and flowers, a very spacious and elegantly decorated business centre and a library where you can enjoy your drink or coffee while reading books.

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Room Types
Special Offer - Executive Room These rooms have a pool view. Breakfast is served in ‘IOANNIS’ Restaurant on the 7th floor with a view to the Acropolis.

Athenian Panorama Room Athenian panorama rooms enjoy views of the Lycabettus Hill and Temple of Zeus. Breakfast is served in ‘IOANNIS’ Restaurant on the 7th floor with a view to the Acropolis. Please note that this room type can accommodate up to 2 guests. Please note that the extra bed charge for this room type is EUR 60 for adults/children and is paid locally.

Deluxe Room Spacious room with eco-friendly bathroom amenities with pool or city view. Breakfast is served in ‘IOANNIS’ Restaurant on the 7th floor with a view to the Acropolis.

Suite Elegantly decorated suite with a balcony. Breakfast is served in ‘IOANNIS’ Restaurant on the 7th floor with a view to the Acropolis.

Internal Double Room Please note that this room type cannot accommodate an extra bed and does not feature neither a balcony/window nor any views. This double room has air conditioning, cable TV and minibar.

Executive Triple Room This triple room features a minibar and air conditioning.

Deluxe Triple Room Spacious room with eco-friendly bathroom amenities with pool or city view. Breakfast is served in ‘IOANNIS’ Restaurant on the 7th floor with a view to the Acropolis.

Internal Single Room Please note that this room type does not feature neither a balcony/window nor any views. This single room features a minibar, air conditioning and cable TV.

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Guest Reviews
The Royal Olympic Hotel in Athens boasts an excellent location that guests rave about. It is situated right in the heart of the city with everything within walking distance. Guests are impressed by the hotel's proximity to important landmarks like the Acropolis, Temple of Olympian Zeus and Lycabettus hill, providing stunning views from the hotel terrace. Additionally, the hotel is conveniently located next to the metro station and tour operators like Keytours. The location is also ideal for shopping with markets like Plaka, Ermou and Monastiraki just a 10 to 15-minute walk away. Guests appreciate the good and clean facilities, great breakfast and friendly staff. Despite some negative comments, the majority of guests consider the hotel's location as its biggest asset, making it a perfect base for exploring Athens.

The breakfast at Royal Olympic Hotel has received overwhelmingly positive reviews from guests. Words like 'perfect', 'fabulous', 'fantastic', 'excellent', 'great' and 'delicious' were used to describe the morning spread. The location of the restaurant provides a stunning view of the Acropolis, making the dining experience all the more pleasant. Guests pointed out the good cleanliness and hygiene, as well as the comfort in lounges. While some reviews remarked that the breakfast menu could be more extensive and impressive, others praised the selection and variety. However, a few guests found the breakfast to be mediocre, lacking in fresh fruit and veg, pastries and à la carte options that are standard in most 4-star and 5-star hotels. Despite mixed opinions, the overall impression is that the breakfast at Royal Olympic Hotel is a treat worth indulging in.

The Royal Olympic Hotel offers a fantastic culinary experience with exceptional staff and beautiful panoramic views of historic monuments from its rooftop restaurant. Although some guests found the food to be just good not great and others found the options limited, the breakfast and dinner selection was still awesome and the view from the restaurant was spectacular. The worst reviews were regarding the overpriced menu and uninspiring dishes with suggestions that locals could cook better. However, the rooftop restaurant and bar overlooking the Parthenon is a major draw for guests. Overall, the dinner at Royal Olympic Hotel offers a memorable experience for travelers staying at the 5-star hotel.

The Royal Olympic Hotel has received mixed reviews regarding its rooms. While some guests praised the cleanliness, comfortable beds and luxurious bathrooms, others criticized the outdated decor, lack of room facilities (such as coffee/tea making) and small or dark rooms. Some guests also found the bathrooms to be in need of renovation and the room decor to be tired and dusty. However, those who were satisfied enjoyed a magnificent view of the city and found the rooms to be spacious and beautifully decorated. The hotel's main hall has a beautiful ambiance and the beds are comfortable. Nonetheless, some guests were disappointed with the outdated amenities, such as the air conditioning and old-fashioned showers. The hotel's location and decor hint toward its glory days, but much of it requires renovation as customers have frequently commented on the need for an update. Despite some negative reviews, the hotel offered some guests a free upgrade and the hotel's views of the temple of Zeus were highly praised. Overall, the hotel has received mixed reactions with some advising they would happily return while others suggested looking elsewhere.

Guests at the Royal Olympic Hotel have varied experiences with the beds. Some praise the comfortable and pleasant beds, while others note stiffness or outdated mattresses. A few guests complain of double beds actually being two singles pushed together and some suggest that the bedding could use an update. However, others rave about the enormous beds and excellent bedding. The hotel's central location, rooftop, spacious rooms and great mattresses are all praised. Despite some mixed experiences, guests generally find the beds at the hotel to be comfortable and conducive to a good night's rest.

The Royal Olympic Hotel has received mixed reviews about the cleanliness of their rooms. While some guests reported issues such as dirty walls, dirty sheets, old towels and a disgusting floor, others had positive experiences and praised the hotel's cleanliness. Some reviewers stated that the bathrooms were very clean and well-maintained with one guest even describing them as "nice and clean." Guests also noted that the cleaners were working all day every day, ensuring that the hotel stayed clean. One reviewer even declared that they had "no complaints" about the cleanliness of the hotel. However, a few guests reported that their rooms were not cleaned at all during their stay, which was disappointing. Those who had positive experiences enjoyed a comfortable stay with tidy and tastefully decorated rooms and many praised the hotel's convenient location. While some aspects of the hotel seem outdated and worn, the staff were friendly and accommodating. Overall, the hotel received a mix of positive and negative feedback concerning cleanliness.

Guest reviews of the Royal Olympic Hotel consistently praise the hotel staff, describing them as helpful, friendly and kind. Many guests specifically mention the excellent service they received from the staff. Some guests even note how the staff went above and beyond their expectations to make their stay enjoyable. The restaurant and lobby staff received particular praise from several reviewers. Guests appreciated the multilingual staff, including those fluent in Spanish. However, a few guests also mentioned negative experiences with staff, including instances of rudeness and indifference. Despite some negative experiences, the majority of guests found the hotel staff to be accommodating and polite. Overall, the hotel staff contributed positively to guests' experiences.

5 Star
The Royal Olympic Hotel has received mixed reviews regarding its 5-star rating with some guests feeling that the rooms and facilities do not meet 5-star standards. However, the majority of reviews praise the hotel's exceptional quality overall, fantastic location and views and superb facilities, including luxurious suites with views of the Temple of Zeus, magnificent bathrooms and whirlpool bathtubs. Guests also appreciate the fresh and pleasant sheets and classic decor, although some note that the hotel feels outdated and has lost its mojo. While some guests find the breakfast underwhelming and the other amenities overpriced, the majority rate the hotel 10/10 and highly recommend it for a stay in Athens.

The Royal Olympic Hotel has been marketed as a five-star hotel, however, some guests have noted that it falls short of this rating. Despite this, the hotel boasts a perfect location with beautiful views of the Acropolis and Temple of Zeus. Although the decor is old-fashioned, the rooms are clean and comfortable with fresh sheets and luxurious bathrooms equipped with whirlpool bathtubs. The rooftop restaurant is a highlight, providing guests with a fantastic view of the city. It's worth noting that the hotel has been criticized for its high prices and lack of facilities expected of a five-star hotel. Nevertheless, for those looking for a good higher-end hotel with a magnificent view, Royal Olympic Hotel does the job.

No, Royal Olympic Hotel doesn't have any pool.

Yes, a spa is available at Royal Olympic Hotel.

No, Royal Olympic Hotel doesn't allow dogs.

Yes, parking facilities are available at Royal Olympic Hotel.

Yes, Royal Olympic Hotel has a gym.
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