King George, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens
About the hotel
"A sumptuous hotel situated on Syntagma Square with the fashionable Voukourestiou around the corner, the King George Hotel boasts luxe rooms and a seventh-floor restaurant with views of Acropolis Hill."
Formerly an annexe of the Royal Palace and the Prime Minister’s residence, there's a lot to love within the walls here. So drop your bags in the Two Bedroom Penthouse Suite with the Acropolis View and Private Pool, and head down to the elegant, marble lobby with its Murano chandeliers and delicate sofas and chairs to peruse the modern Greek art that’s on expo here. It’s an apt way to begin a sojourn of what will probably be a discovery of Greek artefacts and antiquities while you’re here.
The hotel is a perfect size of 102 rooms and suites, each with an ultra-comfortable bed, custom Frette linen and a marble bathroom with a tub and separate shower as well as a... Show more
Classic Guest Room King
The rich cream tones and gold accents of the Classic Guest Room provides accommodation that is both refined and transformative. Each individual room overlooks the hotel’s courtyard, through generously-sized windows, framed by luxurious silk drapes. A writing desk, comfortable seating and inviting King-size The Luxury Collection Bed provide an enriched backdrop, alongside modern technological features, flat screen television and thoughtfully curated artworks. Flexibility is found in the placement of sleeper sofas and window seats, depending on allocated choice. The en-suite marble-clad bathroom is furnished with a large basin and bathtub, made all the more inviting with the addition of premium Olivia Papoutsanis bath products.
Classic Guest Room Twin
Designed to offer a refined and timeless backdrop, each Classic Guestroom incorporates a subtle cream colour palette with accents of copper and gold, offset by a collection of original artworks and hand-picked antiques. Overlooking the hotel’s courtyard through overlarge windows, each room is furnished with The Luxury Collection Twin Beds adorned with rich cotton and ample pillows, writing desk and comfortable easy chairs, some with window seating. Modern technology has been fitted throughout, including flat screen television and useful USB sockets. Each of the rooms come with a marble-clad en-suite bathroom, fitted with bathtub, generously-sized basin, alongside thick bathrobes, comfy slippers and a liberal supply of premium bath products.
Deluxe Guest Room
Charmingly presented, the Deluxe Guestroom mixes subtle color hues with bright accents to offer a light, refined space with a city view. Silk drapes frame floor-to-ceiling windows, while antique furniture, lightwood parquet flooring and signature The Luxury Collection King Bed adds to the individuality and opulent feel of each space. Mirrored double wardrobes provide plentiful hanging space in the hallway, while the addition of a seating area in the bedroom grants opportunity for relaxation. Modern technology, including flat screen television and access to high-speed Wi-Fi adds useful connectivity. The large marble-clad en-suite bathroom is furnished with a bath, oversized basin and separate shower, alongside luxuriant bathrobes, soft towels and premium bath products.
Deluxe Acropolis Room
Beautifully furnished with thoughtfully acquired antiques, the high-ceilinged Deluxe Acropolis Guestroom comes with oversized floor-to-ceiling windows, some with walk-on private balcony and all with inspiring city views. A gentle color palette, offset with original architectural detailing, silk drapes, Kelim rugs and lightwood parquet floors offers comfortable, pared-back respite. Each bedroom is furnished with a signature The Luxury Collection King Bed, dressed with thread-rich Frette linen and plump pillows, offering a restorative sleep experience. There’s also a smart two-seater sofa, writing table and dual wardrobes, as well as discretely integrated technology. Fitted with bathtub, separate rainfall shower and basin, the marble en-suite bathroom is stocked with premium Olivia Papoutsanis bath products, plush bathrobes and slippers.
Executive Acropolis Suite
Refined and sophisticated, the Executive Acropolis Suite with its impressive view overlooking Athens’ most famous landmark from the private balcony, offers stand-out accommodation. The generous floor plan includes spacious living room, furnished with two large sofas, easy chairs and a splendid array of antiques. An ornate work desk with comfortable seating occupies a small wing adjacent to the lounge area. Interiors are grand, with light parquet flooring, silk drapes and Kelim rugs, offset by decorative chandeliers and classic crown architraves. Double doors lead into the bedroom with signature The Luxury Collection King Bed and a second flat screen television. Décor is subtle and designed to make the most of the natural light that filters through the floor-to-ceiling-windows. The en-suite marble-clad bathroom is fitted with bathtub, basin and separate rainfall shower, as well as soft towels, plush bathrobes and premium bathroom products.
Grand Acropolis Suite
Inviting and beautifully attired, the Grand Acropolis Suite offers upscale accommodation with a generous footprint and a subtle, pared-back décor. Each suite comes with separate living room occupied by comfortable sofa, writing desk and easy chair, as well as coffee and tea making facilities. The Luxury Collection Bed takes centre stage in the bedroom, dressed with luxurious Frette linen and ample plump pillows. Fine, hand-picked antique furniture, double wardrobe and a second flat screen television add to the residential ambience of the accommodation. The light, marble-lined bathroom offers both bathtub and separate rainfall shower, along with a plentiful supply of premium bath amenities, plush towelling robes and slippers.
Thoughtfully appointed, the one-bedroom Deluxe Suite overlooks the hotel’s inner courtyard through oversized windows. Decorated with a refined, residential scheme, each suite combines subtle colours with lightwood parquet flooring and carefully chosen antique furnishings. State-of-the-art technology offers modern convenience where flat screen TVs in both living and bedroom are standard. Double doors lead into the bedroom with its luxurious signature The Luxury Collection King Bed taking centre stage. Light-filled from the floor-to-ceiling windows and private balcony, the bedroom provides comfortable respite for guests. The marble en-suite bathroom is fitted with bathtub and separate rainfall shower, alongside premium bath products, luxuriant robes and slippers that add to the elegant ambience.
An inviting choice, the one-bedroom Grand Suite overlooks Athens’ lively streets of the city, some from a private balcony. Beautifully appointed, each suite has original cornicing, parquet floors and statement chandeliers, offset by silk drapes and thoughtfully-curated antique furniture. The living room has a residential feel, with comfortable sofa and easy chairs, as well as modern technology, including high-speed internet and flat screen television. The bedroom is furnished with a transformative King-size The Luxury Collection Bed for easy sleep, alongside floor-to-ceiling windows that fill the room with natural light. The second TV is found here, along with double wardrobe and access to the en-suite bathroom. Light marble with amber accents gives the bathroom a smart feel, while the bathtub and separate rainfall shower adds to the enriching feel of the accommodation.
Designed for ease of living, the Junior Suite has an open-plan feel with partially separate living space. Décor is a soft colour palette, offset by light-wood parquet flooring and thoughtfully-curated antique furniture. Oversized floor-to-ceiling windows allow for plenty of natural light and views are captured from the private balcony, overlooking the hotel courtyard. The living area is furnished with comfortable sofa, 37” flat screen television and beverage-making facilities. Inviting and positioned adjacent, sits the bedroom appointed with The Luxury Collection King Bed, dressed in rich cotton bedding and cabinets displaying an eclectic range of curios. There’s also a useful work desk and chair for those requiring business time. Each suite has white, marble en-suite bathroom, with bathtub and separate enclosed shower, alongside premium Molton Brown amenities and sumptuous bathrobes.
The two-bedroom Penthouse Suite provides exceptional accommodation offering a palatial residence with panoramic views towards the Acropolis and surrounding cityscape. Designed with oversized outdoor terrace, this ninth-floor residence has its own private pool, sun loungers and alfresco dining area that seats up to ten guests. Inside, the long, marble hallway leads to a spacious living room which has been thoughtfully embellished with antique furniture, ornate oriental rugs, decorative fireplace and a soft crème color palette. With seating for eight, the dining room is an extension to the lounge and benefits from the floor-to-ceiling windows that surround the entire apartment, capturing the natural light. Private kitchen facilities provide a useful addition, or guests can order from the hotel’s expert culinary team and dine in style.
Both bedrooms are furnished with signature The Luxury Collection King Bed and have been sumptuously appointed with antique furniture, silk drapes and writing desk. The full-length mirrored, walk-in closet and en-suite sunken bathtub gives the master bedroom an additional opulence. Each of three marble-clad bathrooms include a separate, generously-sized rainfall shower and double basins, as well as plush bathrobes, super-soft towels and premium Molton Brown bath products.