We take a look at some of the hottest new hotel openings of 2023 to give you some exciting options for your next visit to Athens!
Whether you’re popping into the capital for an overnight stay, or you’re planning on spending days exploring the city, Athens has loads of chic new hotels to choose from. Here, we’ve rounded up some of our favourites!
THE DOLLI AT ACROPOLIS
This stunning new 5-star boutique hotel is housed in one of the most iconic 1925 neoclassical buildings in Athens and the best part is, it’s only a few steps away from the Acropolis. The elegantly designed guestrooms consist of a wonderful selection of rooms and apartments, and there’s also an infinity pool, private spa, gym and rooftop restaurant with breathtaking views of the city.
A: Mitropoleos 49, Athens
THE SOCIAL ATHENS
Set in Athens’ fashionable Kolonaki neighbourhood, this newly opened hotel features 24 stylish rooms (some with views of Lycabettus Hill), as well as a fine dining restaurant, a hotel bar and a fitness centre with a fully equipped gym. Conveniently located, from here you can walk to nearby boutiques, restaurants and cafés.
A: Voukourestiou 30, Athens
DUSIT SUITES GLYFADA
Located in the glamourous Glyfada neighbourhood on the Athens Riviera, this new hotel is situated near a sandy beach and offers 36 elegantly designed suites with stunning views of either the sea and the Saronic Gulf, or the mountain and city lights. Here, guests can treat themselves at the Namm Spa, swim in the infinity pool, or dine at the Mediterranean rooftop restaurant and bar.
A: Pandoras 3, Glyfada
ONE & ONLY AESTHESIS
Getting ready to open its doors in October 2023, this new boutique hotel is also set in the Glyfada neighbourhood and features over 100 private rooms, breathtaking suites, and private villas designed to highlight the beauty of the Athens Riviera. With an ode to both ancient and modern Athens, the hotel also features a spa and restaurants on-site, where guests can indulge in authentic Greek flavours made from locally sourced produce.
A: Leof. Poseidonos, Glyfada
THE LEKKA HOTEL & SPA
Perfectly situated in the historic centre of Athens, this newly opened hotel is close to Plaka, Monastiraki and Syntagma. Featuring 53 rooms, there is also a full-service spa, where guests can enjoy a massage or mud therapy, as well as an open-air terrace so you can enjoy a craft cocktail while taking in the panoramic city views.
A: Lekka 31, Athens
APOLLO PALM HOTEL
Set in the colourful and lively Psyrri neighbourhood, this cool new hotel features 48 sun-filled bedrooms with sleek retro décor. There is also a lush tropical garden, where guests can gather under the shadow of a half-century-old palm tree to unwind, as well as a stylish rooftop that offers amazing Acropolis and city views!
A: Kranaou 3, Athens