Why Wyndham Grand is One of Athens’ Most Affordable Luxury Hotels
With 3000 years of history, Athens is one of the oldest cities in Europe. Hence, history-enthusiasts may visit a plethora of archaeological sites: The Acropolis, the Roman Agora, Hadrians’s Library or the Olympieion. In other words, the birthplace of Western civilization. The Acropolis, for example, is the most accurate reflection of Athens power and wealth in the golden age of Perikles.
Today, as a fusion metropolis it attracts four million visitors per year from all around the world. Because of that, it has become one of the top city brake destinations in Europe.
One of Athens’ most affordable luxury hotels
The Wyndham Grand Athens hotel is the perfect starting point to explore every major attraction and significant landmarks, within minutes. It is protel’s Calendar Hotel of the Month for June 2018 and is located next to Metaxourgeio metro station, right in the heart of Athens, one of the most popular areas of the city.
The hotel has been opened in December 2016 in a total makeover. Since then, it has been already honoured with multiple awards and recently as ‘’Best City Hotel‘’ by Tourism Awards. In fact, Wyndham Grand can be seen as one of Athens’ most affordable luxury hotels.
With 276 rooms and suites over 8 floors, it offers a wide variety of accommodation. It fulfils the requirements of single, couple or families likewise, no matter if they are business or leisure travellers. A spa centre offers facial treatments, full-body massages and much more. The hotel’s spacious interior features 2.500 sq. meters of multi-functional conference and event spaces.
Jumping in the lift you press No. 9 you enter the rooftop. It offers a breath-taking 360-degree panoramic view of the city where you get the feeling of having all the important landmarks. As a result of this, the Acropolis, Lycabettus hill and the Saronic Gulf are at your fingertip.
Above, the hotel’s rooftop bar & restaurant is undoubtedly one of the most impressing spots, where you can enjoy a culinary trip through different ethnic finger food options or order a cocktail, tailor-made for you by the hotel’s mixologists.
Restaurant “Fos” lights up your day
“Fos” means “light” in Greek, a word that perfectly reflects the experience in this restaurant. It serves up delectable Mediterranean food throughout the day along with a rich selection of wines. So enjoy starting your day with a hearty, delicious breakfast, a tasty lunch or an inspiring gourmet dinner.
There a lot of beautiful luxury hotels all over the world. However, by staying at the Wyndham Grand in Athens you can still feel the spirit of this ancient society. However, you’ll also recognise the luxury of the modern age.
“Have you travelled to Athens before, or plan to go? Are you a hustle and bustle city type, or do you prefer a different Kind of luxury trip?
Marketing Communications Manager at protel hotelsoftware GmbH, Germany.