*****Fenix Hotel Glyfada, about 20 miles south of Athens, is a lovely alternative to staying in the city. The
hotel has a beautiful pool. Tram stop is 300 feet away. Beach and 18-hole golf course is also within walking
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Our guests have used the following hotels before and/or after sailing with us, with good reports.
The star rating (5 = luxury; 4 = excellent but a bit less expensive; B= Very nice, mid-range; C = Nice,
budget-conscious) is also referred to as A, B, or C class in some guidebooks and on some websites. A Class = 4-5
stars. B Class = 3 stars. C Class = 2 stars. In alphabetical order, they are:
In central Athens, near Plaka and the Acropolis (about 20-30 minutes to the Marina Alimos, where we’re located,
by taxi, depending on traffic):
***** Athens Hilton, 46 Vassilisis Sofias Ave., 11528, Athens. Phone: +210-728-1000.
*** Central Hotel, 12 Apollonios St., Plaka, Athens. www.centralhotel.gr. Recommended by our guests.
*** Plaka hotel, 7 Kapnikareas & Mitropoleus Sts., Plaka, Athens. www.plakahotel.gr.
*** Omiros Athens Hotel, 15 Appollonos Str., Athens. (In the Plaka district). www.omiroshotel.com.
At the Airport
***** Sofitel (Athens Airport), El Venizelos International Airport. Pricey but you can’t beat the convenience
– it’s directly across from the entrance to the terminals. Great if you have a VERY early morning flight.
Near Stressbuster and the Marina Alimos: (a 15-minute walk or 5-minute taxi ride to our boats).
**** Poseidon Hotel, 72 Poseidonos Ave., Paleo Faliro (an Athens suburb). Phone +210-897-2000.
About 20-30 minutes from Athens Center by taxi; about 60 minutes by tram.
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