The location, a three-minute walk to the Acropolis east gate, couldn't be better. Staff is friendly, adding a warm touch to the minimalist decor, and standard rooms have big balconies overlooking the pedestrian street. Korres amenities are another plus. Breakfast is excellent and the terrace has a magnificent view. Suites on the 5th and 6th floors also have Acropolis views.
Situated in Dionysiou Areopagitou, the most scenic pedestrian street in Athens, AthensWas hotel is set right opposite of the Acropolis and the New Acropolis Museum. The Temple of Olympion Zeus is a few steps away and Syntagma Square is a 10-minute walk away. Designed in line with the core principles of classical Modernism, AthensWas features uncluttered lines and natural materials. Each room opens out to a furnished veranda and has a worktable, minibar, flat-screen TV, safety box, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers. Offering spectacular views over the Acropolis and the city of Athens, the Modern Rooftop Dining Restaurant is located on the 7th floor of the hotel and serves Greek Mediterranean cuisine, with French and Japanese influences. Extra facilities include laundry services, a business centre, a fitness room, car rental and guided city tours. Transfer services to/from Athens Airport and the port of Piraeus can be arranged. Acropolis Metro station is located 160 meters away.