We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

King George, A Luxury Collection Hotel

Show Prices
#2 of 325 Hotels in Athens
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
King George, A Luxury Collection Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

808 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 655: English reviews
Start your review of King George, A Luxury Collection Hotel
 Click to rate
Mountain View, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The location of the hotel is second to none as it is right in the middle of syntagma square. The hotel is walking distance from many restaurants and takes hardly any time to get to the Acropolis. The hotel staff are very friendly and informative and truly do their best and go above and beyond to ensure that your stay...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank raahul2211
Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

the king george has an excellent location,but beware that breakfast is NOT included. however, is is served with a great view of the acropolis. the hotel is a bit tired,problems with the shower and toilet.i think that a bit of tlc the hotel can be much better

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank heshcody44
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here in April. My husband had inadvertently booked a room for 1 person, but as soon as the check in staff saw we were 3, she was very accommodative and got us a room in which a spare bed was added. Location is very close to acropolis and plaka area. Plenty of shopping and places to eat nearby....

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Geetha M
Athens, Greece
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here with my better half and our 4 month old son so we could attend the St Patrick's Day ball next door at the Grande Bretagne (owned by the same group as the King George). A few details, the lobby is luxurious yet has a David Bowie mosaic at the far end which is offbeat. One downside to the...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Kostas K
Paris, France
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Side by side with the more luxurious Grande Bretagne Luxury Collection, I found the King George warm and welcoming. The staff is very friendly. The breakfast is served at the beautiful Tudor Hall Dining Restaurant on 7th floor which offers a great view on the Acropolis!

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Patrice P
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got a deluxe room on first (but really second after the mezanine) floor front of hotel. Very spacious and the bed was OUTSTANDING! Very nice mattress and extremely comfortable. We got the deluxe room with breakfast and Acropolis tickets for 220euro which was a great deal. The breakfast was excellent, but definitely not worth the 40euro if it didn't come...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Misty C
madrid, spain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's really a traditional 5 star city hotel experience. The building, the place, the decor, the comfort ... Our room (604) had 2 balconies to Sintagma square with magnificent views of Acropolis. We enjoyed a lot the spa/indoor poor at sister property next door (free of charge!). The whole team (door, front desk, room service, breafast room, spa) is excelent:...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Dir_Malatesta
Selsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well impressed with the King George Hotel. We stayed for 3 nights and found the rooms, the food, the staff and the location to be terrific. It's adjacent to its sister hotel, The Grande Bretagne which is much larger and more expensive. We had a meal in both hotel restaurants and though both were excellent, found the view and ambiance...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank NoLeakHere
Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

King George hotel was great. I'd recommend it to those who would prefer an up market hotel. The only issue is the shower, it's really not meant to be a shower but rather a bath with a shower head. It's really a nuisance.

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Erhan I
Wheaton, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived to Athens after a long day of travel to this luxury hotel in the heart of Athens. Our rooms were very nice with a welcome drink. We stayed at the hotel for two nights and would definitely stay there again. The staff was very helpful and arranged drivers to and from the airport. Room top restaurant has stunning...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Brian G

567 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (396)
Viewed
Dining (46)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (50)
Viewed
Room/Suite (84)
Viewed
View from Room (24)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (18)
Viewed
Other (169)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (151)
Viewed
Amenities (112)
Viewed
The Hotel (39)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (20)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (10)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (2)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Athens hotels
Syntagma
Hotel Grande Bretagne, A Luxury Collection Hotel
Plaka
Electra Palace Athens
Electra Palace Athens
#15 of 325 in Athens
2,850 reviews
Psirri / Gazi
O&B Athens Boutique Hotel
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Plaka
AVA Hotel Athens
AVA Hotel Athens
#5 of 325 in Athens
1,606 reviews
Syntagma
New Hotel
New Hotel
#7 of 325 in Athens
1,424 reviews
Plaka
Plaka Hotel
Plaka Hotel
#12 of 325 in Athens
3,137 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Syntagma

Neighbourhood Profile
Syntagma
Perhaps the best place to get your bearings is Syntagma Square, crowned by the imposing Parliament building on its upper side and surrounded by other large structures, such as the exclusive Hotel Grande Bretagne. The grand avenues that lead towards Omonia are also full of massive Neoclassical edifices like the Numismatic Museum and those around smaller Platia Kolokotroni. Here you will find lots of travel agents, bookshops and fashion shops, especially on Ermou Street. Just south of Syntagma Square, you can take a breather in the lush National Gardens, which extend into the grounds of the Zappeio palace and beyond to the ancient Temple of Olympian Zeus.
Explore this neighbourhood

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
THE RESIDENCE OF DISCRETE LUXURY IN ATHENS Dating back to 1930 and located in the centre of Athens, the 5-star King George, a Luxury Collection Hotel represents the absolute essence of a fascinating boutique hotel. Perfectly situated for captivating experiences, a truly inspiring and gracious venue, King George is located within walking distance from the wonders of Athens. The Acropolis, Agora, Plaka and Thission are nearby, so too are upmarket boutiques, world-renowned museums, and the city's vibrant business district. With 102 rooms and suites, a Penthouse Suite with private outdoor pool overlooking the fabled Acropolis, Tudor Hall Restaurant and incomparable views of the city's landmarks, King George finds its best expression in the outstanding personalized service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about King George, A Luxury Collection Hotel

Address: 3 Vassileos Georgiou A? | Syntagma Square, Athens 105 64, Greece
Region: Greece > Attica > Athens > Syntagma
Price Range: $374 - $777 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — King George, A Luxury Collection Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 102
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Bookgreece.com, Hotwire, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Expedia, Priceline, Cheap Tickets, HotelQuickly, HotelsClick and getaroom.com so you can book your King George, A Luxury Collection Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
King George Palace Hotel Athens
King George Hotel Athens
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Athens
#4 Romantic Hotel in Athens
#4 Business Hotel in Athens
#7 Family Hotel in Athens
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from King George, A Luxury Collection Hotel staff and other travellers.
15 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (15)

Questions? Get answers from King George, A Luxury Collection Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Higher floors with acropolis view”
geetham2015, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We had a room with a balcony at the front overlooking the square. Fabulous!”
NoLeakHere, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with a view to The Parliament and Syntagma Square. They are sunny, bright and lovely view of Acropolis.”
  • Representing The Hospitality Of A Great Nation
  • Representing The Hospitality Of A Great Nation
  • Representing The Hospitality Of A Great Nation
  • Representing The Hospitality Of A Great Nation
  • Representing The Hospitality Of A Great Nation
  • Representing The Hospitality Of A Great Nation
Kamham, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Want to treat someone special? This is the place!”
  • Part of the room!
  • The Bedroom!
welovefood17, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The rooms that are not facing the city are quite, no city noice.”
Hk1949, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
5 of 5