Electra Metropolis Hotel, Athens, Greece: The Lowdown!

Electra Metropolis Hotel Facade Athens
The five-star Electra Metropolis Hotel is centrally-located with a Rooftop Garden providing unobstructed views of The Acropolis
On your next Athens visit, you may want to stay at Electra Metropolis.
The former Ministry of Education home is  now a five-star hotel.
The Mitropoleos Street location is near Syntagma Square and the Ermou shopping district.
Electra Metropolis hotel Bedroom Athens Well Lit with Natural Light
The hotel’s 216 suites and rooms are modern and chic. They feature dark wooden furniture, flat-screen TVs, floor-to-ceiling windows and paintings of The Acropolis.
Electra Metropolis Hotel Athens Korres Bath Products
Bath products from the Greek line, Korres, offer a spa-like experience 
Electra Metropolis Hotel Athens Indoor Pool
Indoor Heated Pool
Electra Metropolis Hotel Athens Outdoor Pool
The outdoor rooftop pool
Amenities include cable television, high-speed Wifi and Korres bath products (shower gel, shampoo, hair conditioner and hand soap), a heated indoor pool, outdoor rooftop pool and state-of-the-art gym.
Electra Metropolis Hotel Athens Bathroom Sink
 Electra Metropolis Hotel Athens Shower Bathroom
Spacious bathrooms make you feel like you are in a spa. Prepare for your Acropolis visit at the white square vessel sink. Wash up under a ran forest shower head surrounded by creme-colored marble walls and matching floors.
electra metropolis hotel cleaning button
Gone are hang tags. Just press a button to advise housekeeping that your room needs tidying.
After washing up, press a button on the wall to get your room cleaned! A light on your door alerts housekeeping.
On your way to breakfast, take a stroll around the hotel and check out the fabulous artwork placed throughout the hotel. One example: a piece by noted Greek artist Alekos Fassianos that depicts birds flying with an Aegean blue sky in the background.
Electra Metropolis Hotel Athens Fassianos art piece
A work by noted Greek painter Alekos Fassianos hangs in the hotel.
Complimentary breakfast is served on the 10th floor Rooftop Garden  (which serves as a Restaurant for later meals) with an Acropolis view. A lushly landscaped garden surrounds the open-air terrace as soft instrumental background music plays.
Electra Metropolis Hotel Athens fresh fruit
Breakfast includes a choice of luscious fresh fruits
Electra Metropolis Hotel Athens cheeses
Breakfast includes a choice of four cheeses.
Electra Metropolis Hotel Athens breads
Breakfast includes a choice of bagels, croissants and even gluten-free pastries.
Partake in fresh fruit, hearty bread, grilled mushrooms, scrambled and fried eggs, bacon, sausage, Greek salad, various cheeses. You can load up on carbs before traipsing around Athens. Try the grilled potatoes, waffles, pancakes, croissants, bagels or Gluten-free pastries!
Electra Metropolis Hotel Athens selfie spot
This “Selfie Spot” marks the ideal spot where you can take a selfie with The Acropolis in the background.
On the Rooftop Garden’s floor, a white circle says “Selfie Spot”.
There, you will get a selfie with the Parthenon in the background before heading up to The Acropolis!
Electra Metropolis Hotel Athens selfie of Mikey B
Mikey B tries out the “Selfie Spot” at Electra Metropolis Hotel, Athens, 8/2/2017
That’s the Lowdown!
If you want to see The Acropolis, check out this link for tips to get the most out of your visit.
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