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Hermes Hotel
Ranked #18 of 325 Hotels in Athens
Certificate of Excellence
San Francisco, California
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23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Value for money”
Reviewed 1 February 2012

Situated in an excellent place, so there is no need to take a taxi or public transport, because you are in city center. Beautiful design, and very good prices.

  • Stayed January 2012
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DORINAPLAKA, General Manager at Hermes Hotel, responded to this review, 21 February 2012
Dear Guest,

Thank you for staying with us during your recent visit to Athens.
We are very pleased to read that you liked the design and the very central location for sight seeing.

Kind regards
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Reviewed 1 February 2012

Get location, clean rooms, friendly helpfull staff and good breakfast. Great value for money

  • Stayed January 2012, travelled with friends
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McCammon, Idaho
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2012

Located in the Plaka district--a traditional old section of Athens--the Hermes Hotel is within walking distance of the Acropolis, the agora, the tomb of the unknown soldier (with its marvelous changing of the guard), Syntagma Square (with metro connections to the airport, Piraeus harbor, etc.), upscale shopping as well as more reasonably priced shops, and a plethora of restaurants. The street to the Acropolis is lined with reasonably priced tavernas where locals eat. The hotel is spanking clean, the staff helpful, breakfasts offered a range of quality choices, and the rooms small but very nice. The hotel was recommended to us by a locally based friend, and he was dead on target.

  • Stayed January 2012, travelled as a couple
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2 Thank Tom C
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DORINAPLAKA, General Manager at Hermes Hotel, responded to this review, 31 January 2012
Dear Guest,


We are glad to read that a local friend introduced our hotel and that we matched your expectations making for you a pleasent stay in Athens.
We thank you for your review and for your high score.


Kind regards
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 January 2012

A good quality "family" hotel in the Plaka area. I needed to work in Athens as well as enjoy all the tourist "stuff".The Hermes allowed me to do both! All the staff are great - they do their job properly and are very accommodating. This place is definitely good value for money in a great location.

  • Stayed January 2012, travelled on business
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3 Thank Brian A
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DORINAPLAKA, General Manager at Hermes Hotel, responded to this review, 26 January 2012
Dear Guest,


Thank you for choosing our hotel for your trip in Athens.
We are glad you had a nice time and we hope to see you again soon.

Best wishes for 2012 !
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Limassol, Cyprus
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2012

The location is excellent. In popular Plaka area ( old Athens) with close proximity to food tavern's, Asian food and beautiful narrow streets of quaint shops selling everything and anything a tourist would look for, one can't ask for more. Plaka is a must see in Athens.
Absolutely interesting! I am glad I made the right choice. We had family connecting rooms, the rooms were very clean, tidy, and very quiet and very warm. The hotel staff were very friendly and very helpful.
The breakfast was perfect. I recommend this nice hotel to family's.
Special thanks to Mrs. Maria, we did visit The exhibition of dinosaurs you recommended, it was perfect. My kids loved it.
Thank you!

  • Stayed January 2012, travelled with family
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1 Thank IriniLimassol
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DORINAPLAKA, General Manager at Hermes Hotel, responded to this review, 26 January 2012
Dear Guest,

We're delighted to read your comments and thank you for sharing your positive experience on Trip Advisor. Comments such as these are a tremendous motivation for us all to continue offering the standards of service to our guests. We are very pleased we matched your family's expectations.

Hope to see you again soon.

Best regards from all of us.
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Additional Information about Hermes Hotel

Property: Hermes Hotel
Address: 19 Apollonos | Plaka, Syntagma, Monastiraki, Athens 105 57, Greece
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Region: Greece > Attica > Athens > Plaka
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#8 Business Hotel in Athens
#16 Family Hotel in Athens
#17 Romantic Hotel in Athens
Price range (per night): $111 - $610
Hotel Class:2 star — Hermes Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 45
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