LUXURY HOTELS IN ATHENS: METROPOLITAN HOTELLocation
With views of the Acropolis and the Aegean Sea, the newly renovated five-star METROPOLITAN HOTEL is conveniently situated for both business and leisure travelers in the coastal area of Athens just a few minutes from the port of Piraeus and Athens city centre. Combining classic elegance, state-of-the-art facilities and unsurpassed service, this fine establishment offers discerning guests a unique venue for business and recreation.Accommodation
The hotel's 374 exquisitely furnished guest rooms include 14 Executive Rooms and 10 luxurious Suites with separate dressing rooms, a touch of English toiletries and luxurious bathrobes in the marble bathrooms. For upscale comfort, each room is appointed with individual climate control, direct-dial phone, personalised voice mail, radio, satellite TV, pay TV, Nintendo games, private full bathroom and shower, hairdryer, shaver outlets, trouser press, fully stocked mini-bar, laptop and fax machine outlets, safety deposit box, electronic keycard door lock and advanced fire-safety sprinkler systems. Non-smoking rooms are also available.Facilities and Services
The METROPOLITAN HOTEL offers a wide array of dining options in an elegant, pleasurable and relaxing atmosphere. At stylish "Le Trocadero", guests can enjoy round-the-clock scrumptious meals, featuring full breakfast buffet and lunches overlooking the surrounding lush gardens, or romantic candlelight dinners. In the summer, the rooftop setting of La Veranda, commanding a panoramic view of the city of Athens and the Saronic Gulf, is a unique venue for a light lunch, a business meal or luxurious dining under the stars savouring refined Italian delicacies complemented with wine from the Tuscan hills. The intimate "Regatta Bar" is the perfect backdrop to enjoy live soft piano tunes while relaxing in a lounge chair over a favourite drink.
The "Atrium Cafe" in the fashionable hotel lobby serves light meals, coffee, drinks snacks and sushi both indoors and outdoors in the peaceful gardens. The hotel boasts a large number of smartly designed facilities and services, including a fully equipped and expertly staffed contemporary gym for fitness buffs, as well as a rooftop pool for a refreshing dip after a busy day. Other amenities include Le Shop newstand and gift shop, concierge services, a beauty salon, laundry/valet services, mobile telephone hire, mail and postage service, translation services, children's crib and baby sitter upon request, doctor (on-call), handicapped accessibility, luggage storage, currency exchange, private valet parking, complimentary shuttle bus to and from Athens city centre, car rental and indoor hotel parking.
The spectacular Aegean Sea Grand Ballroom, which can accommodate up to 450 persons, is an ideal venue for both high-powered corporate gatherings and private functions. Nine more meeting rooms featuring latest technology sound and lighting installations can be arranged in theatre, classroom and boardroom styles to suit several types of presentations, conferences and seminars. The Business Centre, provides a full range of business and secretarial services. A highly trained catering management team is available for organisational support at all levels, with full attention to even the smallest detail.