King George II Hotel Athens is set in an imposing building, originally built as a small palace annexe and presidential residency, located on prestigious Syntagma Constitution Square in the heart of the business historical and shopping district on downtown Athens the cultural capital of Europe. The 2002 totally rebuilt hotel features 112 impeccably decorated rooms and suites offering spectacular views of Acropolis, Lycabettus Hill and Constitution Square. Versatile function rooms high standards and personal service fully equipped fitness centre and dining outlets that offer a unique blend of Greek and International cuisine can satisfy even the most discerning travelers.
A member of the Leading Hotels of the World that combines the grace and stature of a historic landmark with ultra-modern amenities and personal service, it was originally built as a small urban annex to the Palace, which then occupied the building that houses Greece's Parliament on the square’s eastern flank.
Later, it served briefly as the prime minister's residence before being acquired by a Greek businessman who added several floors and converted it into a hotel. It was also the favourite hotel for many International celebrities like Aristotle Onassis, Maria Kallas, Grace Kelly and Prince Rainier of Monaco, Marilyn Monroe, and Brigitte Bardot.
In a luxury decor it features superior bedrooms deluxe and junior suites furnished in a turn of the century period and equipped with many modern facilities.
Located on the 7th floor, Athens most acclaimed gourmet restaurant, specialising in Mediterranean cuisine and uniquely delightful Greek specialties, offers magical views of historic Athens and the Acropolis.
Health & Fitness :
Jacuzzi, Fitness, Sauna, Massage, Spa, Turkish Steam Bath/Hamam.