Best Western Plus Embassy Hotel - Athens

22 Timoleontos Vassou Street, Athens, Greece, 11521  show map
 4 stars
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Best Western Plus Embassy Hotel - Athens

Paid Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 10 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

Set in the center of Athens, the exclusive Best Western Plus Embassy Hotel provides non-smoking rooms. Residing in a 7-story ancient building, the hotel was renovated in 2011.

The property is set within a 20-minute walking distance from Athens city center, in the proximity of Panathenaic Stadium, The Acropolis Museum and Lysicrates Monument. There are a concert hall and a stadium in the area.

Guests will find boutiques and commercial centers within minutes of the hotel.

There is Megaro Mousikis subway station at a reachable distance. The property is conveniently located next to Eleftherios Venizelos airport.

Rooms

There are 31 guestrooms featuring standard family twin room, comfort junior suite and economy double room equipped with high-speed internet, a trouser press, a mini bar, satellite television and climate control. Guests will enjoy a view of Lycabettus Hill from their rooms. They feature private bathrooms with a shower, terry bathrobes and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning. The onsite brand new restaurant entices with fusion dishes. Offering various dining options, H Mapmita and BALTHAZAR are about 5-minute walk away.

Services

Guests are offered to rent limousines at Best Western Plus Embassy Hotel to discover the sites of Athens.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 10 per day.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   31.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Paid off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Limousine service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Separate sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries
  • Bathroom telephone

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Orthopedic mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 12 may stay at the price of EUR 12 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

22 Timoleontos Vassou Street, Athens, Greece, 11521

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City Center
  • Athens
    1.2 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Omonia Railway Station
    1.6 mi
  • Victoria Railway Station
    1.6 mi
Underground stations
  • Ambelokipi Metro Station
    1400 ft
  • Ambelokipi station
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Jimas Ginger (cuisine: Greek)
    300 ft
  • H Mapmita (cuisine: Greek)
    300 ft
Beaches
  • Arillas Beach
    4700 ft
  • Almyros Beach
    4700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    31

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Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or King-size bed
Size: 270 sq. feet
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        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
        Size: 325 sq. feet
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          Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed
          Size: 435 sq. feet
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            Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed
            Size: 380 sq. feet
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              Bed type: 2 Single beds
              Size: 270 sq. feet
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                Deluxe Room
                Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed
                Size: 220 sq. feet
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                    Bed type: Double bed
                    Size: 220 sq. feet
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                      Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
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                        How to reach hotel

                        hotel Best Western Plus Embassy Hotel - Athens Athens location
                        Show big map »

                        Hotel Address:

                        22 Timoleontos Vassou Street, Athens, Greece, 11521

                        Get directions
                        City Center
                        • Athens
                          1.2 mi
                        Airports
                        Train Stations
                        • Omonia Railway Station
                          1.6 mi
                        • Victoria Railway Station
                          1.6 mi
                        Underground stations
                        • Ambelokipi Metro Station
                          1400 ft
                        • Ambelokipi station
                          1400 ft
                        Restaurants
                        • Jimas Ginger (cuisine: Greek)
                          300 ft
                        • H Mapmita (cuisine: Greek)
                          300 ft
                        Beaches
                        • Arillas Beach
                          4700 ft
                        • Almyros Beach
                          4700 ft
                        Hotel information
                        • Check-in:
                          from  2 pm
                        • Check-out:
                          until  12 pm
                        • Year renovated:
                          2011
                        • Number of floors:
                          7
                        • Number of rooms:
                          31

                        Hotel Awards

                        GreekHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedAthensBest Western Plus Embassy Hotel

                        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                        Best Luxury Hotels in Greece

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                        What's nearby

                        Popular areas

                        • Lycabettus Hill - 2700 ft

                        Places of interest

                        • American Embassy Athens - 700 ft
                        • Australian Embassy Athens - 1400 ft
                        • Lykavetos - 2300 ft

                        Stadiums

                        • Apostolos Nikolaidis Stadium - 1000 ft
                        • Apostolos Nikolaidis Stadium - 1000 ft

                        Museums

                        • Ethniki Pinakothiki - 3300 ft
                        • Ethniki Pinakothiki - 3300 ft
                        • War Museum - 4000 ft
                        • Polemiko Mouseio - 4000 ft
                        • Belic Museum of Athens - 4000 ft

                        Theaters

                        • Athens Music Hall - 2000 ft
                        • Athens Music Hall - 2000 ft
                        • Lycabettus Theater - 2300 ft
                        • Lampeti Theater - 3000 ft
                        • Lampeti Theater - 3000 ft
                        • Fournos Theater - 3300 ft
                        • Fournos theatre - 3300 ft

                        Galleries

                        • National Art Gallery of Athens - 3700 ft
                        • National Gallery - 3700 ft

                        Underground stations

                        • Ambelokipi station - 1000 ft
                        • Ambelokipi Metro Station - 1000 ft
                        • Megaro Moussikis station - 1700 ft
                        • Megaro Mousikis Metro Station - 1700 ft
                        • Evangelismos Metro Station - 3700 ft
                        • Evangelismos station - 3700 ft
                        • Panormou Metro Station - 4000 ft
                        • Panormou station - 4000 ft

                        Local attractions

                        • Benaki Museum - 5200 ft
                          1, Koumbari St & Vas. Sofias Av., Athens
                        • National Museum of Contemporary Art - 1.0 mi
                          17 - 19 Vas. Georgiou B & Rigilis Str, Athens
                        • Temple of Apollo - 1.1 mi
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                        • National Gallery - Museum Alexandros Soutzos - 1.0 mi
                          50 Vassileos Konstantinou, Athens
                        • The Monastery of Daphni - 1.1 mi
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                        Near the hotel

                        • Athens Concert Hall - 1300 ft
                          Vasilissis Sophias Kokkali, Athens
                        • Mt. Lycabettus - 4100 ft
                          Athens 99920Greece
                        • Byzantine Museum - 4400 ft
                          Leoforos Vas. Sofias 22, Athens
                        • Church of Saint Spiridon - 4700 ft
                        • The Sanctuary of Artemis - 3800 ft
                          Brauron, Athens
                        • War Museum of Athens - 4100 ft
                          Rizari 2, Athens
                        • Anafiotika - 4800 ft
                          On northeast slope of Acropolis rock, Athens

                        Restaurants nearby

                        • Jimas Ginger - 300 ft

                          Address: Dorileou 10-12
                          Phone: (+30) 210 6451169

                          74% likes this, based on 20 reviews
                          Cuisine: Greek

                        • BALTHAZAR - 700 ft

                          Address: Tsoha 27
                          Phone: (+30) 210 6441215

                          76% likes this, based on 59 reviews
                          Cuisine: Mediterranean
                          Price Range: USD 1 - USD 147

                        • Bar.B.Q - 900 ft

                          Address: El. Venizelou Ave. 46
                          Phone: +30 210 9319675

                          84% likes this, based on 37 reviews
                          Cuisine: American
                          Price Range: USD 27 - USD 33

                        • H Mapmita - 300 ft

                          Address: 8 Soutsou Dimitriou

                          72% likes this, based on 16 reviews
                          Cuisine: Greek

                        • Vlassis - 800 ft

                          Address: Meandrou-15
                          Phone: 01-646-3060

                          61% likes this, based on 60 reviews

                        Hotel information
                        • Check-in:
                          from  2 pm
                        • Check-out:
                          until  12 pm
                        • Year renovated:
                          2011
                        • Number of floors:
                          7
                        • Number of rooms:
                          31

                        Hotel Awards

                        GreekHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedAthensBest Western Plus Embassy Hotel

                        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                        Best Luxury Hotels in Greece

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                        Best Western Plus Embassy Hotel Reviews

                        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Plus Embassy Hotel

                        Average guest rating

                        7.8out of 10
                        Fabulous
                        Based on 139 reviews

                        Guest reviews

                        • Group of friends
                          5.0

                          Firstly I found that the the location is great, near at the city centre, safe and quiet. The staff was very helpful, the room was quite spacious and well equipped and also relished from a invigorating view. The breakfast was pretty decent as well.

                          Obviously there are drawbacks. In the seventh floor the corridor light was non existent, also using the corridor I realised that it really is poorly lighten in the extend of having to watch your step. The ergonomics of the room is not well thought of, also the carpet in my room was dirty and finally in the shower the water pressure is very low, add to this a constant change in the water temperature and washing up becomes an arduous experience.

                        • Single
                          8.8

                          The hotel is located in a quite area, just in the center of the city. Subway stations are within walking distance from the hotel (around 10min). The staff was very kind and helpful. Overall, it was nice to stay there.

                          Nothing in particular.

                        • Group of friends
                          8.2

                          Excellent location, cleaness,

                          rooms not sound proof, "tiny" lift

                        • Single
                          7.0

                          Terrace, cleanliness of the room, location.

                        • Group of friends
                          10.0

                          Great location with easy access to the main tourist sites of the city. Quiet neighborhood, friendly and helpful stuff, spacious rooms.

                        • Couple
                          7.8

                          The rooms were comfortable, clean, and very well set up. The AC worked well and we loved having tea and coffee facilities in the room. The breakfast also had a lovely amount of variety. Would stay here again.

                          It was a bit of a walk to the metro, but once we got there we got around town fairly easy.

                        • Couple
                          9.2

                          at a quiet location, yet very convenient access to metro, shops, restraunts, etc.

                          stuffs are very friendly and helpful.

                        • Couple
                          9.6

                          Excellent location and very friendly and helpful staff. We had booked a junior suite but were upgraded to a big suite due to full hotel. The suite was luxurious and clean, nothing more to ask for really!

                        • Couple
                          9.6

                          Free upgrade, friendly staff, good location, comfortable room

                        • Group of friends
                          8.2

                          The location. Safe, calm, and the lively Mavili Square just few steps away.

                        • Single
                          5.8

                          Hotel is in a good location and is well appointed - near metro to the centre of Athens. Breakfast offered was good if a little limited and the room was spacious.

                          The air conditioning did not work so the temperature in the room was close to 30degC. Despite several requests for it to be fixed, this was not done and the staff merely shrugged when told about this on check-out. This is unacceptable incompetence for a major hotel chain in a capital city. If you intend to stay in Athens during the warm months, you might want to avoid this hotel and find one with a functioning cooling system - unless you enjoy sleeping in a sauna.

                        • Couple
                          5.4

                          Breakfast is great. The way that they heats up the milk for coffee is fantastic.

                          Matress is old and has body indentations that disrupt sleep comfort. Hot water is in-consistent. AC unit doesn't work.

                        • Single
                          9.2

                          Nice staff, Big room, good location, complete breakfast

                          Sounds from other rooms was some times disturbing. Elevator was very small.

                        • Couple
                          10.0

                          Perfect district...lovely hotel, clean, polite staff, value for money.

                        • Single
                          9.6

                          superb location near the centre and the metro, but quiet and off the beaten path- great sized rooms with wooden floors

                        How to reach hotel

                        hotel Best Western Plus Embassy Hotel - Athens Athens location
                        Show big map »

                        Hotel Address:

                        22 Timoleontos Vassou Street, Athens, Greece, 11521

                        Get directions
                        City Center
                        • Athens
                          1.2 mi
                        Airports
                        Train Stations
                        • Omonia Railway Station
                          1.6 mi
                        • Victoria Railway Station
                          1.6 mi
                        Underground stations
                        • Ambelokipi Metro Station
                          1400 ft
                        • Ambelokipi station
                          1400 ft
                        Restaurants
                        • Jimas Ginger (cuisine: Greek)
                          300 ft
                        • H Mapmita (cuisine: Greek)
                          300 ft
                        Beaches
                        • Arillas Beach
                          4700 ft
                        • Almyros Beach
                          4700 ft
                        Hotel information
                        • Check-in:
                          from  2 pm
                        • Check-out:
                          until  12 pm
                        • Year renovated:
                          2011
                        • Number of floors:
                          7
                        • Number of rooms:
                          31

                        Hotel Awards

                        GreekHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedAthensBest Western Plus Embassy Hotel

                        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                        Best Luxury Hotels in Greece

                        Use Badge