Arion Hotel - Athens

18 Agiou Demetriou, Athens, Greece, 10552  show map
 3 stars
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Arion Hotel - Athens

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

EUR 10 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant buffet

Lobby bar

Breakfast room

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Leisure/ TV room

Elevator

Overview

Featuring a sun terrace and a roof garden, Arion Hotel offers bright rooms overlooking the city center. The property opened in 1964 and features Islamic architecture.

The hotel is set in the heart of Athens just a 20-minute walk from The Sanctuary of Artemis, Benaki Museum Benaki and National Museum of Contemporary Art. The venue is set within 1 km from Athens city center.

Shoppers will appreciate shopping centers, a market and a flea market at a short distance from the hotel.

There is Panepistimio subway station at a reachable distance. The hotel is located 25 minutes' drive from Eleftherios Venizelos airport.

Rooms

Arion Hotel offers 51 rooms on 7 floors that come with a laptop-size safe, a dressing area, TV with satellite channels, a work desk and climate control along with a dishwasher and a fridge. The rooms are designed with standard décor and have marble floors.

Eat & Drink

From 7:30 to 10:30 every morning guests may have breakfast in the restaurant. Guests will taste delicious cuisine in the cozy on-site restaurant. Ta Serbetia stou Psyrri offers Greek meals and lies within 100 meters of the property.

Services

Offering car rental services, Arion Hotel induces guests to explore the area.

Relax

Parents will find babysitting and cots for their children on-site.

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.

Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   51.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • City view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Mirror
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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Hotel Address:

18 Agiou Demetriou, Athens, Greece, 10552

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City Center
  • Athens
    2700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Monastiraki Railway Station
    1400 ft
  • Thissio Railway Station
    2000 ft
Underground stations
  • Monastiraki station
    1400 ft
  • Thiseio Station
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • Tzitzikas kai Mermigas (cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek)
    200 ft
  • Niko's Taverna (cuisine: Greek)
    800 ft
Parks
  • Filopappos Hill
    2100 ft
Beaches
  • Voula Beach
    2600 ft
  • Arillas Beach
    4200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    51

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Rooms and availability

Arion photos Room
Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or 1 Single bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 175 sq. feet
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  • Private bathroom
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    Twin Room for Single Use
    Bed type: 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed
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    • Air conditioning
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      Arion photos Room
      Standard Triple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
      Size: 175 sq. feet
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      Standard|Triple Room - Bed and Breakfast

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Arion Hotel - Athens Athens location
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        Hotel Address:

        18 Agiou Demetriou, Athens, Greece, 10552

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Athens
          2700 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Monastiraki Railway Station
          1400 ft
        • Thissio Railway Station
          2000 ft
        Underground stations
        • Monastiraki station
          1400 ft
        • Thiseio Station
          2000 ft
        Restaurants
        • Tzitzikas kai Mermigas (cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek)
          200 ft
        • Niko's Taverna (cuisine: Greek)
          800 ft
        Parks
        • Filopappos Hill
          2100 ft
        Beaches
        • Voula Beach
          2600 ft
        • Arillas Beach
          4200 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of floors:
          7
        • Number of rooms:
          51

        Hotel Awards

        GreekHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAthensArion

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        Arion Location

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        What's nearby

        Popular areas

        • Technopolis - 1000 ft

        Places of interest

        • Apothiki Theater - 400 ft
        • Aliki Theater - 700 ft
        • Athens City Hall - 1000 ft
        • Metropolis Greek Orthodox Cathedral - 1000 ft
        • Monastiraki flea market - 1000 ft
        • Athens Gallery - 1400 ft
        • Pandora Gallery - 1700 ft
        • Ancient Agora of Athens - 1700 ft

        Train stations

        • Monastiraki Railway Station - 1000 ft
        • Omonia Railway Station - 1700 ft

        Convention centers

        • Psyri - 700 ft
        • Monastiraki Square - 1000 ft

        Shopping areas

        • Islamic Art Museum - 1400 ft

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Athens City Hall - 1000 ft
        • Horologion of Andronikos - 1700 ft

        Museums

        • Islamic Art Museum - 1400 ft
        • Museum of the City of Athens - 1700 ft
        • Museum of the City of Athens - 1700 ft

        Parks

        • Trekking Day/Night Trips Hellas Parnitha - 1700 ft

        Theaters

        • Apothiki Theater - 400 ft
        • Aliki Theater - 700 ft
        • Orfeas theatre - 1700 ft

        Business areas

        • Ermou Street-Shopping Area - 1000 ft
        • Monastiraki Flea Market - 1000 ft

        Galleries

        • Pandora Gallery - 1700 ft

        Underground stations

        • Monastiraki station - 1000 ft

        Local attractions

        • Museum of Cycladic Art - 5000 ft
          4 Neophytou Douka Str., Athens
        • National Gallery - Museum Alexandros Soutzos - 1.0 mi
          50 Vassileos Konstantinou, Athens
        • Byzantine Museum - 1.1 mi
          Leoforos Vas. Sofias 22, Athens
        • The Sanctuary of Artemis - 5100 ft
          Brauron, Athens
        • National Museum of Contemporary Art - 1.0 mi
          17 - 19 Vas. Georgiou B & Rigilis Str, Athens

        Near the hotel

        • Pireos Street - 1200 ft
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        • Tzisdarakis Mosque - 1600 ft
          1 Areos Street, Athens
        • Metropolis Greek Orthodox Cathedral - 1700 ft
          Mitropoleos Square, Athens
        • Museum of Greek Popular Musical Instruments - 1900 ft
          Odos Dioyenous 1-3, Athens
        • Monastiraki - 1600 ft
          Monastiraki, Athens
        • Museum of Islamic Art - 1700 ft
          22 Ag. Asomaton & 12 Dipilou St., Athens
        • Museum of the Ancient Agora - 1700 ft
          Stoa of Attalos, Athens

        Restaurants nearby

        • Tzitzikas kai Mermigas - 200 ft

          Address: Aischilou 26
          Phone: +302106810529

          61% likes this, based on 234 reviews
          Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek
          Price Range: USD 23 - USD 30

        • Aischylou Grill House - 200 ft

          Address: Aischylou, 14-16 Psiri Sq.
          Phone: +30 210 3244117-8

          65% likes this, based on 23 reviews
          Cuisine: Greek

        • Athinaikon - 300 ft

          Address: Themistokleous 2 & Panepistimiou
          Phone: (+30) 210 3838485

          70% likes this, based on 62 reviews
          Cuisine: Greek

        • Niko's Taverna - 800 ft

          Address: Ag. Moni Sq. near Parapotianis
          Phone: 2289024320

          58% likes this, based on 559 reviews
          Cuisine: Greek

        • Taverna Tou Psirri - 300 ft

          Address: Eschilou 12
          Phone: 2103214923

          71% likes this, based on 49 reviews
          Cuisine: Greek
          Price Range: USD 16 - USD 22

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of floors:
          7
        • Number of rooms:
          51

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        Arion Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Arion

        Average guest rating

        7.6out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 155 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Family with children
          8.0

          Hotel ok none negative opinions

        • Group of friends
          8.8

          The hotel is approximately 7 minutes walking from the Monestraki metro station so we didn't have troubles pulling our light luggage to it. The room is very clean and modern style especially the glassed walls bathroom. Staff are ok.

          The road leading to it is a bet tight with plenty of parked cars and bikes so while pulling our luggage we had to stop and wait for passing cars which is not comforting especially if you have kids. Also the down streets going left doesn't feel any safety at night. The room smelled smoking when I switched the ac on.

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          Very clean and comfortable, excellent staff and good breakfast too. Good location, only 5 minutes walk from Monastiraki Square and underground station (2 stops from Acropolis), or 20 minutes walk to Plaka for restaurants and shops for everything from leather-goods to Greek honey. Only 50 yards from Psyrri square where there is a good selection of bars, cafes and restaurants. Very pretty church opposite.

          The Psyrri district does look a bit run down, lots of graffiti around, even just outside the hotel entrance, but don't be put off, it really is a good hotel and the area is perfectly safe.

        • Couple
          6.6

          From our balcony we had a gorgeous view of the Acropolis, which is about 20 minutes walk away. It is close to the metro-about 5 minutes walk. It had a decent spread for breakfast as well, all you can eat.

          The location of the hotel is in an unsafe area, but I think that is much of Athens.

        • Group of friends
          9.6

          Convenient location (closed to Plaka and subway; easy walk to main historical site) Comfortable rooms and good breakfast. Just be careful about the small streets nearby at night - darkness and security.

        • Single
          6.6

          Room a bit cramped for working in

        • Group of friends
          7.4

          Access internet very fast, is better if we access inside the room and near to shopping bazar complex.

          Is better if we access internet inside the room

        • Family with children
          8.2

          the staff is really helpful and the service is really worth your money.

          a little hard to find it

        • Group of friends
          6.2

          The view to Partenon

          This hotel is located in slum-dog area the surrounding wall marked with with very dirty paints, surrounding was not clean and garbage containers reside in front of the hotel gate. The infrastructure were not maintain well. I was complaining the door to the balcony could not be locked, but they did not fix it.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          Closness to every where, cleanliness

          The toilet and batheroom are separate facilities and have heavy glass doors that have to close every time you walk in or out, which makes it inconvenient as two people move arround in the room. Breakfast offers few choicess (no vegetables).

        • Couple
          7.4

          location was very good, near Monastraki station which is close to every attractions and good connection to the airport. night view from terrace was also very good and room was clean. lots of restaurants and bars near by.

          Room was a bit small, but good value for money.There is a church in front of the hotel, and church bells keep ringing very loudly from 7 am. if you don't want to wake up early, you don't want to stay here.

        • Single
          10.0

          Room design, rich breakfast, free internet

        • Couple
          4.2

          Convenient location, close to metro station that goes directly to the airport. Nice standing view (high barrier) of the Acropolis.

          Very bad area. In all my time in Europe, I've never been so fearful of being mugged. Need to walk through dark, quiet, narrow alleys filled with graffitti to get from the metro station to the hotel. Room was tiny with poorly placed bed (diagonal in a square room!).

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          Proximity to sightseeing and shopping venues, view of Acropolis.

        • Couple
          7.0

          The hotel is modern and rooms are large and well decorated.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Arion Hotel - Athens Athens location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        18 Agiou Demetriou, Athens, Greece, 10552

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Athens
          2700 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Monastiraki Railway Station
          1400 ft
        • Thissio Railway Station
          2000 ft
        Underground stations
        • Monastiraki station
          1400 ft
        • Thiseio Station
          2000 ft
        Restaurants
        • Tzitzikas kai Mermigas (cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek)
          200 ft
        • Niko's Taverna (cuisine: Greek)
          800 ft
        Parks
        • Filopappos Hill
          2100 ft
        Beaches
        • Voula Beach
          2600 ft
        • Arillas Beach
          4200 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of floors:
          7
        • Number of rooms:
          51

        Hotel Awards

        GreekHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAthensArion

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Hotels Recommended by Guests in Greece

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