HOTEL GRANDE BRETAGNE

HOTEL GRANDE BRETAGNE

Syntagma Sq., Athens 10563 Greece (GRC)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
5 Star Downtown property
37.97604 23.73565
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4.5/ 5

Based on 1373 guest reviews

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  • We have an outdoor pool ready for use
  • Fitness center on property
  • Hotel has 320 rooms
  • Hotel has 8 floors
  • Hotel has 56 suites
  • Check out time: 12:00
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 7.5/10
  • Hotel has 14 meeting rooms

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Local Attractions

-The Parthenon 1.0 km/0.6 miles -Lycabetus Hill 1.0 km/0.6 miles -Royal Palace 1.0 km/0.6 miles -Ancient Agora 1.0 km/0.6 miles -Folk Art Museum 1.0 km/0.6 miles -Natural Historic Museum 1.0 km/0.6 miles -The Acropolis 1.0 km/0.6 miles -Monastiraki Flea Market 1.0 km/0.6 miles -Cycladic Museum 2.0 km/1.2 miles -National Archaeological Museum of Athens 2.0 km/1.2 miles -Theatre of Dionysos 2.0 km/1.2 miles -Ancient Athenian Cemetery 2.0 km/1.2 miles -National Gallery 2.0 km/1.2 miles -Museum of Contemporary Art 3.0 km/1.9 miles -Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum 3.0 km/1.9 miles -Piraeus Port 11.3 km/7.0 miles -Olympic Stadium 12.9 km/8.0 miles -Vouliagmeni Beach 19.3 km/12.0 miles -Cape Sounio 72.4 km/45.0 miles -Archaeological Musuem of Delphi 289.7 km/180.0 miles

Customer Reviews of Hotel Grande Bretagne

4.5 out of 5. Based on 1373 guest reviews , Very Good

Property Description

The Hotel Grande Bretagne represents the essence of hospitality in Greece for more than 134 years. Since it reopening in 2003, the promises of defined excellence have even been exceeded. The Hotel was proud to be again host to the world of sports on the occasion of the Olympic Games that took place in the country of origin in 2004. For all guests the Hotel Grande Bretagne offers a special treat with the impressive SPA area, designed to relax and refresh body and spirit. Discerning Travelers from all over the world are invited to revitalize their energy in elegant Recreation Areas, dive into the freshness of the indoor and outdoor pool or indulge in a wide range of beauty and wellness treatments. The Hotel Grande Bretagne has reached a new era of defined excellence. Your stay with us shall be crowned by every conceivable amenity and impeccable service. Guest Rooms of the Hotel Grande Bretagne Luxurious fabrics and restored antiques personalize our 321 rooms and suites, all newly renovated. Distinctly refined residential elegance is reflected in each of the 55 well appointed suites, while butlers and staff provide unsurpassed service. Dining GB Corner - The most famous brasserie in the capital lies to your right as you walk into the lobby. The GB Corner is famous not only for its unique ambience and excellent Mediterranean cuisine, but also for its clientele. Highly renowned Athenians meet here to partake in GB Corner's refined environment, complete with its luxurious yet functional lighting and the unique comfort afforded by perfectly designed chairs and dinner tables arranged to allow privacy in crowd. GB Corner sets the standards against which people measure the best of Athens eateries. GB ROOF GARDEN BAR-RESTAURANT - Unparalleled in the capital, this magnificent roof-top restaurant with contemporary design provides breathtaking city views. Stunning vistas summon up a totally relaxing ambience for breakfast and dinner year round. The restaurant re-opened in June 2006, following a complete renovation. Grilled steaks, fresh seafood and the very noblest of Mediterranean cuisine from Chef Filippo Abisso are served, as guests savour the experience of watching the sun set majestically behind the ancient Acropolis, firing the imagination to thoughts of a truly classical age. GB Winter Garden - A cafe-style restaurant, the Winter Garden offers continental breakfast, a-la-carte breakfast dishes and, from mid-morning to closing time, a selection of tempting, light snacks. In the heart of the hotel’s lobby, adjacent to the bar, this restaurant even boasts some specially planted palm trees! Bars & Lounges Alexander's Bar - Voted the best hotel bar in the world for 2004 and 2005. A superb cocktail bar reflecting the excitement and enthusiasm here in this buzzing Greek capital. The focal point of the bar is an extraordinary tapestry from the 18th century of Alexander the Great. Pool Bar - The place to relax with a refreshing drink in a pleasant open-air poolside setting. Laze or swim amid an environment of pergolas, aromatic plants and a magnificent view of the Lucabettus Hill. At night there are few equals to this illuminated view. The perfect romantic interlude. GB Spa Nestled in the heart of this legendary hotel is the GB Spa, a palatial destination for the discerning spa user. Escape from the hectic pace of modern-day life into this urban retreat - a place where East meets West and contemporary meets classic.We are proud to introduce our complete Treatment Menu, specially designed for every need of body and mind. Meetings & Events Absolute luxury begins with knowing that every wish for your event has been interpreted by specialists, to create a perfect, tailor-made experience. An event held in one of our elegant settings promises to be most memorable. Legendary grandeur fills each room, creating an atmosphere of distinction and wonder. Number of Meetings Spaces: 10

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 14:00
Check Out: 12:00
Year of Last Renovation: 2003
Floors: 8
Rooms: 320
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 282
Handicap Rooms: 4
Suites: 56
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 14 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 9108 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 600 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 3.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 8AM-24PM
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual Cancelation Policy: To avoid a cancellation fee, we ask that you give the hotel 24 hours notice in writing/fax, e-mail, or via telephone prior to the day of your scheduled arrival. Also, please note your cancellation number. No-shows and
Nightly Parking: €30
Typical Group Deposit: 90%
Total Taxes: 7.03%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
City Tax: 0.50%
VAT: Value Added Tax: 6.53%
Audio Visual Tax: 23.00%
Porterage Fee: 5.00 Per Person
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 10.00 Per Day
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 18.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 10.00 Per Day
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 30.00 Per Day
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 39.00 Per Person (2 course plated lunch)
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 49.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 45.00 Per Person (3 course plated dinner)
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 49.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 8.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 9.50 Per Person

Amenities / Features





Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Car rental
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Currency exchange
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Hair dresser
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Sauna
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • TV room
  • VCR or VCP
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

We recommend that you fly into Athens’ new Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (ATH), which is an approximate 45-minute drive away from the hotel. When leaving the airport, please use the taxi line next to Door 3 of the Arrivals Level. Our concierge desk will be delighted to arrange a limousine or taxi transfer from the airport at the following prices: Taxi Service Day Service (7:00AM - 11:00PM): €50 Night Service (11:00PM - 7:00AM): €65 Limousine Service Day Service (7:00AM - 11:00PM): €100 Night Service (11:00PM - 7:00AM): €135 For VIP Service, which includes pickup from inside the airport, there is a supplemental charge of €25.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Hotel Grande Bretagne

Below are all the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Hotel Grande Bretagne.

Feel free to use the Hotel Grande Bretagne meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Athens event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Meters)
Size
(sqm.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Grand Ballroom 33 x 13 x 5 438.9 --/330 182 216 114 102 90 --/-- 450 500 --
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Grand Ballroom

Host to a myriad of "Olympic" events with VIPs from around the world, the Grand Ballroom creates an extravagant impression with its rare objets d’art, crystal chandeliers, velvet draperies, and splendid antiquities from Christie's and Sotheby's. The space can be separated into three smaller ballrooms and offers state-of-the-art equipment. Perfect for a standing reception of 600 or a seated banquet of 390.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
438.9 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
33 x 13 x 5 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
24
Columns:
0
Windows:
9
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
€2000.00 EUR
Full Day Rental:
€4000.00 EUR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
€6000.00 EUR
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Golden Room 28 x 11 x 4 311.3 --/250 126 168 96 84 70 --/-- 320 300 --
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Golden Room

The Golden Room meets the growing demand for conference facilities and was designed along similar lines as the Grand Ballroom. This lovely space may be divided into four autonomous rooms and accommodates a standing reception of 380 guests or a seated banquet of 300.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
311.3 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
28 x 11 x 4 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
15
Columns:
0
Windows:
7
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
€1600.00 EUR
Full Day Rental:
€2400.00 EUR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
€3600.00 EUR
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Royal Room 11 x 13 x 4 143 --/90 -- 60 42 33 24 --/-- 100 120 --
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Royal Room

The Royal Room is ideal for presentations or important business dinners. Its gorgeous stained glass ceiling and large windows overlooking the atrium garden provide an airy balance to the opulent china and furnishings. Often combined with the adjacent Winter Garden, this spacious square-shaped room accommodates a standing reception of 180 guests, or a seated banquet of 120.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
143 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
11 x 13 x 4 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
€1000.00 EUR
Full Day Rental:
€1600.00 EUR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
€2400.00 EUR
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Athenian Hall 12 x 8 x 2 96 --/-- -- -- -- -- -- --/-- -- 100 3
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Athenian Hall

Room Type:
Foyer
Total Size:
96 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
12 x 8 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
1
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
€2800.00 EUR
The Boardroom 8 x 5 x 2 40 --/-- -- -- -- 11 12 --/-- -- -- --
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The Boardroom

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
40 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
8 x 5 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
€150.00 EUR
Full Day Rental:
€350.00 EUR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
€525.00 EUR
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Chairman's 9 x 3 x 2 27 --/-- -- -- -- 11 12 --/-- -- -- --
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Chairman's

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
27 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
9 x 3 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
€100.00 EUR
Full Day Rental:
€300.00 EUR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
€450.00 EUR
Diplomat's 9 x 3 x 2 27 --/-- -- -- -- 11 12 --/-- -- -- --
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Diplomat's

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
27 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
9 x 3 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
€100.00 EUR
Full Day Rental:
€300.00 EUR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
€450.00 EUR
Churhill's 7 x 3 x 2 23 --/-- -- -- -- 11 12 --/-- -- -- --
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Churhill's

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
23 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
7 x 3 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
€100.00 EUR
Full Day Rental:
€300.00 EUR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
€450.00 EUR
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Executive room 5 x 5 x 2 27 --/-- -- 18 -- 12 15 --/-- 24 -- --
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Executive room

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
27 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
5 x 5 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
Power Outlets:
4
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
€100.00 EUR
Full Day Rental:
€300.00 EUR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
€450.00 EUR

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