Located opposite Syntagma Square as well as within walking distance of exclusive shopping areas and museums, Hotel Grande Bretagne enjoys the ideal location in the city centre. This eight story 19th-century building exudes wealth and refinement from the first impression, while it has been repeatedly awarded by significant international communities such as:
- “The Green Key, 2011”,
- “Condé Nast Traveler, Gold List 2013”,
- “Travel + Leisure, T+L 500 Best Hotels 2013”
With meticulous attention to detail, the 320 rooms and suites marry charming old-world elegance with state-of-the-art facilities whereas the 61 suites enjoy additional benefits including personalised Butler Service.
Guests can indulge themselves within the multi-awarded GB Spa as well as experience the utmost dining service within the following available restaurants: The GB Roof Garden is ideal for a romantic rooftop meal, while the Winter Garden is renowned for its afternoon high tea and live entertainment. Guests can also enjoy wine tasting in The Cellar. The GB Pool Bar offers healthy snack options whilst the Alexander’s Bar makes guests want to linger over a classic cocktail or exquisite cognac. Finally, the Alexander’s Cigar Lounge, offers a relaxed setting to enjoy fine wines, premium cigars, cognacs and liquors with friendly and discreet service.
Hotel Grande Bretagne has restored its status as the ultimate choice for refined business meetings and lavish social affairs. Featuring over 1,100 square meters of exquisite function space, the hotel offers the Grand Ballroom, Golden Room, Royal Room, Athenian Hall and its smaller meeting rooms: Boardroom, Churchill’s, Chairman’s, Diplomat’s, and the Executive Room.
The Acropolis and the milestone of Parthenon are located within walking distance of 1.0 km from the Hotel Grande Bretagne. Plaka is the old historical neighborhood of Athens clustered around the northern and eastern slopes of the Acropolis. The “Monastiraki Flea Market” is the place where unique antiques and indigenous gifts can be bought as well as the place where the utmost hand-made selection of souvenirs can be observed.
It would be a miss not to mention that within easy walking distance are also the Ancient Agora, the Lycabettus Hill, and the Original Olympic Stadium.