Frequently asked questions
Up to 4 persons you can book online , the system accepts all major credit cards. For 5+ persons we work with minibus transfer companies at very competitive rates, send us a message providing your flight details, amount of persons and time of arrival - keep in mind 2 way transfers come cheaper!
Yes we do for a few hours or even a few days if you plan to travel and dont want to carry all bags with you. This service is free of charge, please ask our reception desk for quantity.
We do have baby cots and extra beds. It is best to contact us before booking to check availability and room arrangements.
Of course! Free wifi in rooms and public areas recently upgraded to 50Mbps VDSL connection and new equipment for even faster internet.
All rooms are standard basic types, some rooms are on the streetside and some in the rear, regardless all rooms offer private bathroom, satellite television, air conditioning and heating, free wireless internet-VDSL connection, direct-dial telephone, wake-up service. From our front desk you can also find irons, water boilers, scales and hairdryers, you can visit our room & rates page for more details.
Not on site, but we do have special hotel rates for our guests with parking spaces close by from 5€ - 10€ per day. Keep in mind street parking is also an option but most streets have a parking payment sign so you will need to purchase parking tickets renewing during the day.
Breakfast is served at our partner Arion and charged at 6€ per person, rich buffet type including cakes, croissant, sausages, cheese, yogurt, orange juice, eggs, marmelade, honey, cerial, milk, coffee-tea, 2 types of bread.
Sorry unfortunately not, although we do love pets and are pet owners the space is limited and not possible to accept pets.
You will only need a government-issued ID or driving license or passport and your booking details in case the booking is made from a booking site.
The Athinaikon is easily accessible from the airport, port, train and bus stations. The hotel is in the center of Athens, Monastiraki station is only a 5 minute walk from the hotel. For maps and information please visit our how to find us page. The hotel address is 40 Evripidou street Athens 10552 - Greece. Telephone +30 210 3215657.
All children are welcome. All children under 5 years can stay free sharing existing beds. Baby cots are free of charge and available upon request. Extra beds are charged 12€ and room upgrade if possible.
The Athinaikon consists of 26 rooms including singles, doubles/twins, triples and four-person, family-sized rooms - details of our roomtypes in our room & rate page.
No charge is made for free cancellation bookings, for non refundable-prepaid bookings the total booking amount is charged to your credit card in advance.
No problem! Our reception is open 24 hours, our staff will be waiting for you even if your check-in is late. Keep in mind the metro runs until midnight, so your transportation option at this time is the X95 bus - 24 hours every 30 minutes 5€ or you can take a taxi from the airport stop 58€. For more information please visit our how to find us page.
Yes you can book multiple rooms and roomtypes each time.
Preauthorization is a temporary money "hold" of a credit card, this amount is the first night stay and is free again in a few days after block (5-6 days usually). Preauthorizations are made to verify if a credit card is valid if the card has funds and is not fraud type. Preauthorizations do not show up on credit card statements but can be notified by banks via SMS text messages, exact date of its release can be seen in most ebanking accounts and services. All reservations are preauthorized except for non refundable-prepaid bookings which are fully charged at the time of booking.
Special offers and promotions which offer very attractive rates up to 30% off regular rates. Full prepayment is required at the time of booking. The total price of the reservation will be charged and is non-refundable. Modifications are subject to availability. Non refundable rates can be easily identified next to each roomtype in our booking engine.
Here are some reasons why your credit card can get declined.
- The card is blocked for overseas use.
- The card is not a supported type, our booking engine supports Visa, Mastercard, Diners, Discovery, JCP, AMEX.
- The amount we are trying to charge or preauthorize exceeds your credit cards limit.
- Wrong submited details such as CVC code (3 or 4 digits on the back), expire date, card number etc.
- The credit card has expired.
In case a transaction cannot be completed we notify our guests allowing a 24-48h period to fix the problem or to replace with a new card.
You are able to book free cancellation rates for cancellation flexibility without fee up to 24 hours prior or non refundables rates if you have fixed plans and are looking for the lowest rates. keep in mind our online booking engine if your looking the best rates in the internet-we guarrantee money bacck if you find difference plus 10% discount for 2=night stays!
Free cancellation plan
- With free cancellation it is possible to cancel up to 24 hours prior to arrival 12.00 local time (GMT +2.00) without penalty - If cancelled later or in case of a no-show 100% of the first night will be charged to your credit card and the room is open for sale.
Non refundable prepaid plan
- Non refundable discounted rates offer very attractive rate discounts ideal for fixed plans but special conditions do apply, full prepayment is required at the time of booking, modification of dates are subject to availability. these rates are non refundable and cannot be cancelled free.
Check-in :13.30 and check-out:12:00