Cheap Hotels in Athens

Hotels in Athens

Location, Climate

Athens is one of the most-visited cities in Greece. The city is situated on the Aegean coast and south of Balkan Peninsula. Athens has a pleasant year round climate with hot summers and temperate winter months. Whichever time of the year you decide to visit, Athens has a good choice of independent hotels ranging from cheap hotels close to Omonia square to the famous five star Royal Olympic hotel. We hope the weather will be fine when you are staying at Athens hotels.

Brief History

The name of the city was originally derived from the Greek goddess of Wisdom Athena who the people chose to be their protector over Poseidon. In 3000 BC, Athens' first settlement was established in Acropolis. This early settlement was soon discovered by King Theseus. The last king that reigned Athens was Krodos who eventually gave up his own life for the city.

Events, Landmarks, Activities

Athens hosts various cultural events each year and one of the most popular is the Hellenic Festival which is held from June to September. Thousands of people head to the Herodes Atticus Theatre to watch a wide variety of musical and theatrical performances. The most famous landmark in Athens is the Parthenon which is a temple built for its patron goddess and can be found at the Acropolis. Also worth-visiting within the vicinity is the New Acropolis Museum. Another must-see museum is The National Archaeological Museum which has an extensive collection of Egyptian and Greek art. Enjoy great views of the sunset by visiting the Temple of Poseidon in Cape Sounion. You can see these landmarks by booking Athens hotel deals.


The best way to get around Athens is to use the blue buses and yellow trolleys since they cover the city and the suburbs. Orange buses travel to Attiki and outside the city. The coastal tram links Syntagma Square to Glyfada beach in Corfu. Find cheap hotels in Athens nearby public transportation stations.

Palace Hotel Glyfada in Athens
Palace Hotel Glyfada

Palace Hotel Glyfada is a 4 star hotel. The Facility is 10 km from Athens city center.By staying at Palace Hotel Glyfada, you will be close to many at...


$ 90,00

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  • Child Care Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Poolside Bar

Based on 42 travellers reviews

lti Louis Grand Hotel in Athens
lti Louis Grand Hotel

lti Louis Grand Hotel is a special class hotel. The Facility is 10 km from Athens city center.By staying at lti Louis Grand Hotel, you will be close t...


$ 93,00


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Villa Agnanti (Y) in Athens
Villa Agnanti (Y)

Villa Agnanti (Y) is a 3 star hotel. The Facility is 10 km from Athens city center.By staying at Villa Agnanti (Y), you will be close to many attracti...


$ 491,00

  • Bar
  • Currency Exchange
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Service

Based on 5 travellers reviews