|Description||The Novotel Athens is a contemporary, seven storey hotel constructed in glass and concrete, and is located three kilometres from the Acropolis and the old town. The 195 guestrooms feature light decor, bright fabrics and functional furnishings, including sofabeds. All are equipped with satellite television, direct dial phones with voicemail, dial up and wireless Internet connections, minibars and safes. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, telephones and complimentary toiletries. |
The hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool, complete with a poolside bar serving a wide range of drinks and snacks, and a children's playground is provided for younger guests. Those with laptops can get online via wireless Internet access, available in the hotel's air conditioned public areas. Multilingual staff at the 24 hour front desk are on hand to offer tour assistance and look after valuables in the safe deposit box. The hotel houses seven meeting rooms that are fitted with audio visual equipment and offer a maximum capacity of 300. Restaurant Cote Jardin serves Greek and Mediterranean dishes in a contemporary setting with views across the gardens, and Claire de Lune is a rooftop restaurant serving Greek specialities and international fare, open for dinner only during the summer season. Motorists will find complimentary garage parking on site. Those keen to explore the area will find the Museum of Traditional Pottery two kilometres from the hotel, and the Acropolis is three kilometres away. Larissa suburban railway station is 400 metres from the hotel. Athens Airport is 45 kilometres away, with an approximate driving time of 45 minutes.