Athens: Hotel Philippos
Description of the accommodation
The Philippos is one of the best hotels in Athens in its category, only 5′ walk from the Acropolis, Plaka and the city centre, with a dedicated clientèle and an excellent record. It features 45 rooms and 5 small suites, all with electronic key-card locks, private baths (equipped with bathtubs, hairdryer, toiletries, wash cloths), turndown service, colour TV, central heating, direct dial telephone with voice mail messaging system and American type wall mount which is suitable for hooking up modems, mini-refrigerator, A/C, and electronic safe.
The small reception desk is in the same area with the open plan lounge where enriched continental buffet breakfast is served, and which serves also as a bar. A small atrium with reinforced glass ceiling and natural light is also at the same level.
There are 3 function rooms with total capacity of 130 people for meetings and banquets, equipped with computer connected projectors, regular projectors, automatic wall screens and audio installation.
Laundry/valet service as well as concierge facilities are offered. Guests can also make use of the facilities of the sister property Herodion, which is only 50m away. Renovated in 2004, Philippos hotel makes an excellent choice for a short or longer city break in Athens.