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5 star luxury hotel in Athens - Luxury five star hotel in Athens - King George Hotel

A member of the Leading Hotels of the World, the King George II Palace combines the grace and stature of a historic landmark with ultra-modern amenities and personal service that puts guests comfort above all else – right down to a personal trainer in the state-of-the-art health club, exclusively for hotel guests.


The only luxury boutique hotel in Athens, the Legendary King George Palace, ever since the early 1930 it has been home to Kings, Princess, Presidents and Athenians alike such us Madonna, Prince Alexander and Princess Ekaterina of Yugoslavia, George Bush, the German President Horst Koehler, Jose Carreras, Jean-Paul Gaultier, James Brown, the President of Russia Vladimir Putin, David Copperfield etc.




Located on Syntagma Square, the King George II Palace was originally built as a small urban palais that served as an annex to the Palace, which then occupied the building that houses Greece Parliament on the squares eastern flank. Later, it served briefly as the prime ministers residence before being acquired by a Greek businessman who added several floors and converted it into a hotel.

One of its first guests was King George II, who made it his haunt. In the Fifties, Sixties, and Seventies, it was also the favourite hotel of international celebrities, magnates, world leaders, and movie stars like Aristotle Onassis and Maria Kallas, Grace Kelly and Prince Rainier of Monaco, Marilyn Monroe, Brigitte Bardot, Frank Sinatra, and Fran
ηois Mitterrand.


All rooms and suites are tastefully decorated with exquisite designer fabrics and all modern amenities.
The experienced hotel personnel offer discreet, competent service, and will assist you with all requirements for business travellers.

Exceptional accommodation designed for unique guests

The King George II Palace offers 102 guest rooms and suites (24 suites). Every room and suite is individually designed and decorated for guests who seek exclusive accommodations to match their exacting standards. Hand-crafted armoires, custom upholstery fabrics in raw silk, and satin-fringed drapes are the sort of details that distinguish the King George II Palace. Bathrooms are furnished with pale, grey-veined marble and have discreet, recessed lighting, deep sunken tubs and separate glass-walled shower cabinets.

The experienced hotel personnel offer discreet and competent service.


A fusion of Greek gourmet delicacies and nouvelle cuisine, with a panoramic view of the city as the backdrop

A marble carpet, the famed Italian-style marmo tapeto, in the lobby ushers guests into a luxurious foyer furnished with crushed velvet sofas, gilt-edged period chairs, and a gorgeous marquetary table depicting the gods of Mount Olympus.