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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 10 June 2015

I wish the room was bigger, but it's still nice. The free breakfast buffet was great with varieties of selections. The location is awesome, because it's a couple of blocks from the Acropolis. We only needed to walk to get to the places we want to see and visit. All in all, I think it's a very cozy and comfortable...

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London, Canada
Reviewed 8 June 2015

If you want to experience all tourist attractions within easy walking distance this hotel is well located--easy to get to from airport with subway stop 1 block north - central to Plaka and Acropolis and most museums with good restaurants near. Rooms are comfortable and the breakfast is more than enough. Service is prompt and friendly. Acropolis view from roof...

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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 8 June 2015

First time in athens and the Hera proved to be a great launching pad. Ideally situated close to Plaka district. Rooms comfortable and found breakfast in dining area more than adequate. Staff extremely helpful. Recommend for proximity to acropolis and surrounding attractions. View from rooftop resturant outstanding

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 7 June 2015

We spent our first few days in Athens here and were happy with this hotel. They helped us acclimate to our new setting and helped us out when we needed to call our agent. The location can't be beat. The room view Acropolis was great!

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Location, location, location. Hera hotel is located within walking distance to everything we wanted to see while visiting Athens. There are lots of great restaurants and markets that are very close and the restaurant on the top floor of the hotel has a breathtaking view of the city at night. The staff was very friendly and helpful with directions and...

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White Rock, Canada
Reviewed 5 June 2015

The Hera is perfectly situated close to the metro and one of entrances to the Acropolis. Close by, along the main street to the Acropolis, is a multitude of restaurants offering excellent breakfasts for a much more reasonable price than that charged for the Hera's less that spectacular breakfast. I would skip Hera's 15 Euro breakfast. The roof-top bar/restaurant has...

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Chatzilia, Γενικός Διευθυντής at Hera Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I am sorry to see that you were not fully satisfied by our hotel. Regarding your comment on our breakfast, I believe that a 15 euro per person charge, for a full Buffet breakfast is considred a very competitive and even low rate. Additionally the majority of the comments that we receive are...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 5 June 2015

My husband and I were supposed to stay for one night while in transit from Mykonos to Toronto. We had booked a non-refundable room rate. Unfortunately, my husband was quite ill in Mykonos and it was advised by a doctor that we delay our travel plans, meaning we would be unable to have our one night stay at this hotel....

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Chatzilia, Γενικός Διευθυντής at Hera Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mme, Thank you for your review. I am really sorry to see that even though we offered you an alternative for your reservation, you were not satisfied with it. Regarding your comments, it is unfair to state that we only replied to your email after your phone call. Your email was received on Sunday afternoon and we replied few...

Lansing, Michigan
Reviewed 4 June 2015

The Acropolis and many major sites are within walking distance from the hotel, plus tons of restaurants. The staff friendly and helpful. They went out of their way to help us find a converter for my husbands c-pap machine. The rooms are clean and comfortable. Breakfast was plentiful with many choices. We would definitely go back to this hotel.

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Delaware
Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

It's in the perfect location. Just steps from everything but then quiet at night. Staff is great and restaurant was awesome! Getting in/out of shower is a bit difficult and we had a little mold in ours but that could be overlooked. Go see Christos next door at the bar for some drinks and mezzes.

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Sydney
Reviewed 3 June 2015

My wife and I spent 3 nights at hera Hotel exploring Athens for the first time. Great location very close to Acropolis MRT, Acroplis museum , walking distance to Parthenon, Plaka district and many good restaurants. Breakfast is simple but good in a nice setting. Rooms are small but to be expected, beds were hard but got use to after...

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Thissio / Makriyanni
Named after the well-preserved Thission (ancient temple of Hephaestus), Thissio is blessed with a small wooded park and some less frenetic streets that offer numerous quieter places to stay and eat. Largely pedestrianised Apostolou Pavlou Street runs between the Acropolis and forested Filopappou Hill, well worth climbing for more great panoramas, until it merges with Dionysiou Areopagitou Street. This leads to the up-and-coming area of Makriyanni, whose centrepiece is the magnificent new Acropolis Museum. Opposite the museum is the entrance to the southern slopes of the Acropolis, while the eponymous metro station nearby is at the top of Makriyanni Street, another strip of touristic cafés and restaurants.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Peacock Roof Garden
Peacock Roof Garden
Cuisines: Mediterranean, European, Greek
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hera Hotel welcomes its guests with the genuine warmth of definitive hospitality, combined with an impeccable service, comfort and the exceptional atmosphere of a boutique hotel.Conveniently located right at the foot of the Acropolis hill, the new Acropolis Museum and next to the interconnected archeological sites. Hera Hotel offers a unique opportunity to the visitor to enjoy an excellent stay at the hotel, right into the heart of the old Athens and to traverse through ancient times by strolling through the historic center of the city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hera Hotel

Address: 9 Falirou, Athens 117 42, Greece
Region: Greece > Attica > Athens > Thissio / Makriyanni
Price Range: $102 - $206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hera Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Hera Hotel Athens
Hotel Style:
#18 Luxury Hotel in Athens
#27 Romantic Hotel in Athens
#57 Business Hotel in Athens
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“I was on the 3rd floor, first door on the left after the elevator, and never heard the elevator at all - it's separated by the bathroom.”
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“ours was fine, huge bathroom”
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“The front room at the top was quiet.”
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