|Description||Flanked by palm trees, the Palace Hotel lies 50 metres from a long, sandy beach and 18 kilometres from the centre of Athens. The 70 modern guestrooms feature balconies with views across the Saronic Gulf and all come with satellite television, safes, hair dryers and air conditioning. |
Guests can lounge by the pool with a cocktail or, if the heat gets too much, head for the air conditioned bar indoors. There is a football field 100 metres away and a golf course one kilometre from the hotel. A range of water sports including windsurfing, water skiing and snorkelling are available at the beach by the hotel. Business guests will appreciate use of a conference room for up to 70 people, while further practical amenities include room service and a restaurant serving international and Greek dishes. Staff at the 24 hour front desk can book organised tours and daytrips around the area, and into the ancient city of Athens itself. Guests may wish to head for Piraeus, Athens' main port, 12 kilometres away, where boat trips to a number of small Greek islands can be arranged, while attractions like the Acropolis and Lycabettus Hill can be found 18 kilometres away in the city centre. Athens El. Venizelos Airport is 25 kilometres from the hotel, a drive of around 55 minutes.