Athens City Greece Guide

HOTELS in Athens

DIVANI CARAVEL HOTEL   5 STAR

DIVANI CARAVEL HOTEL
2, VAS. ALEXANDROU AVE, ATHENS
16121, ATHENS
Tel.: 30 210 7207000,
Fax: 30 210 7236683
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LOCATION
The five-star deluxe Divani Caravel Hotel, which was fully renovated in 1998, is conveniently situated in the centre of Athens within easy walking distance from the business, cultural, historical and entertainment areas of the lively city. It is also an excellent base for exploring further afield, such the nearby islands of Hydra, Aegina and Poros, the Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion, Mycenae, Ancient Olympia and Delphi.
ACCOMMODATION
The Divani Caravel has 423 comfortable rooms, all air-conditioned with private bath, satellite and cable TV, direct-dial telephone with voice mail, ISDN lines and port data, mini bar, hairdryer, radio, safe-deposit boxes and soundproof windows. The 46 luxury suites additionally have a salon, balcony, complete stereo system and pieces of antique furniture. The two presidential suites have two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a kitchenette, spacious balcony with breathtaking view and a large, exquisitely furnished salon.
FACILITIES AND SERVICES
The hotel has two elegant restaurants offering a wide selection of local and international cuisine, the Cosmopolitan Cafe for drinks and light snacks with live piano music and a poolside snack bar with a magnificent view of Athens from the roof garden. Guest services include laundry and dry cleaning, 24-hour room service, babysitting and private catering on request, a limousine service, car hire and tourist information and foreign exchange. There are also boutiques, a hair salon, jewellery shops, a gift shop and a newsagent. For guests interested in renting a car, there is ample parking and a valet service.
SPORTS & LEISURE
In addition to a swimming pool on the roof garden, the hotel has a well-equipped Health Club. Guests can also take advantage of the hotelūs convenient location and use the 18-hole golf course at Glyfada (30 min. drive) and tennis courts (10 min. drive).
CONFERENCE FACILITIES
The Divani Caravel's 14 multi-purpose halls, which vary widely in size and capacity, offer versatile conference and banqueting facilities for between 10 and 2,000 guests. The facilities feature all the latest equipment, while the hotel also provides a number of support services, including a separate check-in desk for delegates. Business travellers also appreciate the hotelūs many amenities, ranging from secretarial services, Internet access and office machines to courier, parcel and postal services.
TRANSPORTATION
The hotel provides a regular shuttle bus service to the city centre.