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Acropolis Hill and Plaka, Athens’ Old Town

Are you looking for the best Acropolis View Hotels in Athens Greece? Are you planning your trip to Greece for 2023 and you are searching for hotels or apartments in Athens near Acropolis?

I know how confusing it can be to choose the right Athens hotel, especially if this is your first time in the city. You can easily feel overwhelmed by all the information online and not sure which one is the best hotel choice for you. But is there a better way to elevate your Athens stay than by waking up to the Parthenon? 

Best Acropolis View Hotels in Athens
Acropolis Hill and Athens city

Acropolis Hill, where the Parthenon and the other ancient Temples of the Classical Era of Athens are built, is on a prominent hill. That makes it a wonderful landmark in the Athens skyline and offers a good choice of excellent hotels with Acropolis views. 

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Me and the Acropolis Hill at dusk 😀

Find in this post seven of my personal favorite 4 and 5-star Athens hotels with an Acropolis view, right in the center of Athens. I have also included my top-three apartments (self-catering) with an Acropolis view to help you decide and find the accommodation of your dreams for Athens!

Google Map of Acropolis View Hotels in Athens

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Find here the locations of the hotels with the Acropolis view mentioned in this post.

Best Acropolis View Hotels

Grande Bretagne

The Grande Bretagne Christmas in thens
Grande Bretagne Terrace

Hotel Grande Bretagne is one of the best hotels in Athens and the most luxurious hotel in Athens since 1874. It is located in the prime area of Athens, at Syntagma Square across from the Hellenic Parliament. If you are seeking old glam, with top-notch service, Grande Bretagne is your hotel.

Swimming Pool in Grande Bretagne

Hotel Highlights

  • Fine dining with front-row views of the Acropolis at the GB Roof Garden
  • Perfect spot to watch the Grand Changing of the Guard
  • Acropolis is 1 metro station far and shopping 3 minutes far
  • Star Rating: 5*
  • Price: From €342
  • Guest Rating: 9.2

Book your room in Booking here.

King George, a Luxury Collection Hotel

King George Terrace

King George Hotel is located next to Grande Bretagne and enjoys the same striking views of Syntagma square, the Parliament, and the Acropolis.  It was built in 1837 as the residence of the Greek Prime Minister. Today is a refined and exclusive hotel in terms of classical, understated luxury and tip-top service. 

King George Lobby

Hotel Highlights

  • Superb rooftop restaurant with outstanding cuisine and Acropolis views
  • Bathrooms are finished with marble, bronze, and gold with a Victorian-style tub
  • Acropolis is 1 metro station far
  • Star Rating: 5*
  • Price: From €340
  • Guest Rating: 9.1

Book your room in Booking here.

Niche Hotel Athens

Breakfast Terrace in Niche Hotel

Niche Hotel will stun you with its Acropolis views, spotlessly clean modern rooms, and friendly and accommodating staff.

Niche Hotel Room

Hotel Highlights

  • Just a 5-minute walk from the Acropolis, centrally located in Plaka
  • Best breakfast selection in town
  • The terrace is so amazing that you will feel sorry to have to leave it
  • Star Rating: 4*
  • Price: From €112
  • Guest Rating: 9.1

Book your room in Booking here.

Ivis 4 Boutique Hotel

Ivis Balcony

Ivis 4 Boutique Hotel is a modern, clean-cut decorated hotel with an emphasis on simplicity and high aesthetics. Located in the lively district of Thisio but in a quiet position, you will love your Acropolis views, especially in the evenings.  

Ivis Room

Hotel Highlights

  • Acropolis is 15 minutes walk far, metro station is 1 minute far
  • Amazing breakfast selection
  • Ancient Agora and Kerameikos Archaeological site 5 minutes far
  • Star Rating: 4*
  • Price: From €131
  • Guest Rating: 9.4

Book your room in Booking here.


Neoma is a brand-new hotel, built on the slopes of Phlipappou Hill, located across from Acropolis hill. Featuring a swimming pool on the terrace with stunning views of the Acropolis, Neoma is a rare find in Athens accommodation.

Hotel Highlights

  • Acropolis is 10 minute’s walk far
  • A boutique hotel that offers a personal touch
  • Stunning Roof Bar with swimming pool
  • Star Rating: 4*
  • Price: From €140
  • Guest Rating: 9.3

Book your room in Booking here.

Moon & Stars Boutique Hotel

Moon & Stars Boutique Hotel Terrace

Moon & Stars Boutique Hotel is a 3-star hotel, however, it is tastefully decorated, located very close to Thisio Metro Station and minutes from the Ancient Agora of Athens. You can either walk to Acropolis Hill through the beautiful pedestrian in Thisio or you can take the Metro to Acropolis.

Moon & Stars Room

Hotel Highlights

  • Quiet, great for resting at night, central
  • Parthenon views from the rooftop
  • Excellent service and super clean
  • Star Rating: 3*
  • Price: € 118
  • Guest Rating: 9.6

Book your room in Booking here.

MiraMe Athens Boutique Hotel-House of Gastronomy

MiraMe Athens Hotels is one of the best hotels with an Acropolis view. Located in the quaint area of Psyrri, close to the Monastiraki metro station, this is one of the most romantic places in Athens. It is often booked for honeymoons and anniversaries!

Hotel Highlights

  • Beautiful Boutique Hotel with an impressive Acropolis view
  • Breakfast served on the rooftop
  • Exceptional cuisine and top service
  • Star Rating: 4*
  • Price: € 110
  • Guest Rating: 9.5

Book your room in Booking here.

Best Acropolis View Apartments

Here, I highlight to you some of the best apartments (self-catering) in Athens for fantastic Acropolis views, most of which I have had the pleasure to visit as I am based in Athens 😀

The Foundry Suites

The Foundry Suites Terrace

The Foundry Suites is one of its kind, a green oasis in Athens properties, a hidden gem that will happily surprise you. The artistic design of the rooms with an old charm touch offers a memorable stay. As with the rest of the hotels, its most striking feature is the terrace with the beautiful Acropolis view.

The Foundry Suites Room

Hotel Highlights

  • Beautiful Boutique Hotel in the Thisio area, close to the metro
  • Surrounded by the archaeological sites of Kerameiko and Ancient Agora and the unique Islamic Art Museum
  • Star Rating: 4*
  • Price: from €160
  • Guest Rating: 9.5

Book your room in Booking here.

Nsplace Athens Apartments

Nsplace Apartments in  Athens with Acropolis view
Nsplace balcony

Nsplace is one of the best apartments in Athens. A very upmarket and modern apartment easily sleeps 6 and has a full kitchen, a hot tub, and, a fully fitted-out gym.

Nsplace Room

Hotel Highlights

  • Located very close to Monastiraki sq and Plaka old town close to the metro
  • Super comfortable amenities, extra clean, white modern surfaces
  • Star Rating: 4*
  • Price: from €90
  • Guest Rating: 9.6

Book your room in Booking here.

Athens Grand Suite

Where to Stay in Plaka Athens - apartment in Athens with Acropolis view
Athens Grand Suite Balcony

Athens Grand Suite(Booking rate 9.6, self-catering, from €225). Having breakfast on the balcony of Athens Grand Suite means that you are sipping your coffee looking at the Acropolis of Athens, the Temple of the Olympian Zeus, the National Gardens, and the Lycabettus Hill at the same time!

best hotels in Plaka Athens-Athens Grand Suite

The apartment is perfect for a group of up to 8 people as it has 2 large double bedrooms, a bedroom with 2 single beds, and 2 sofa beds in the living room.

It is set at the beginning of Dionysiou Areopagitou pedestrian, the road that leads to the east entrance to the Acropolis and Acropolis Museum. Plaka is just a minute away. Check availability and prices on Booking.

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Did you find your hotel with the best Acropolis view? Let me know what you think about visiting Athens in the comments, I’d love to hear whether I managed to get it onto your bucket list! Till next time, Evgenia❤️

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