Polis Grand Hotel is a 4-star hotel with 100 rooms and 2 restaurants well situated at the heart of the historical and commercial center of Athens. Since 1975 it has been consistently presetting the visitors of Athens city with the Greek philoxenia spirit. It has been fully renovated in 2004 whereas; at the beginning of 2015 it went once more through a stylish retouch of its rooms and services as well as its white exterior.
More precisely, interventions took place in the rooms where new floors had been installed, renovated the marble bathrooms and fitted new elegant glass shower booths. Additionally new air conditioning system was set up and reinforced the internal doors. Simultaneously, all door locks were replaced with new electronic touch locks.
Two new room categories were designed and realized. The first category includes 8 pairs of “Connecting” rooms with a connecting door for families. The second category of rooms have a different decoration and privileged services such as coffee station, luxury linens, large led TV 32 ‘, upgraded toilet amenities and many other details.
The changes were not limited to the rooms but also took place within the public areas were heat pumps were installed at the corridors. The exterior of the hotel was renewed by painting all facades of the building, introduction of new exterior lighting with low-power consumption technology LED and replacing the balcony partition panels with new glass.
The hotel can accommodate small conferences, private and business functions as well as weddings and meetings up to 150 participants. There is also a Mini gym with free access for all guests and a large collection of artwork to be admired all around the communal areas.
The day starts early in the morning with invigorating exercise at the Mini gym. Immediately after a revelation of aromas and flavors from all over Greece awaits at the certified with “Greek Breakfast” morning buffet. Lavish breakfast with authentic Greek dishes and delicious homemade delicacies such as traditional pies, homemade jams from fresh fruit, freshly squeezed orange juice, Cretan dakos , Greek coffee brewed on hot sand and much more.
Noon arrives in Polis Life eat & drink café with delicious choices for a quick snack, a fresh salad or a full meal accompanied by a glass of fine wine. Lunchtime is renowned with a sweet. Sweet- smelling walnut cake with ice cream, chocolate cake and other sweet creations that satisfy the most demanding pastry lovers.
As the day grows so do the choices for a quality break at Polis Grand Hotel. Guests can wander and discover unique works of art in all public areas, read a book from the library or play a game of chess at the chess corner.
The modern travelers are living the busy life of Athens and relax whenever they want in the elegant hotel rooms protected from the city with double glazing windows, air conditioning, doors with extra soundproofing, sophisticated decor with comfortable furniture, wooden floors and white marble bathrooms.
Also, the guest can benefit from the modern room amenities such as free Wi-Fi, electronic safe, satellite TV, mini bar, security doors with electronic key and direct dial telephone line. The rooms (Executive Rooms) and the suite on the 8th floor offer exclusive services, large balconies and a magnificent view to the Lycabettus Hill and the Acropolis.
In the evening when the beautiful city of Athens is lit up, Polis Roof Top Bar Restaurant opens its doors, a gracefully decorated space on the top floor of the hotel with spectacular views of the unique Acropolis and Lycabettus Hill. Guests can relax with the stunning views and accompany their evening with a refreshing cocktail, a glass of wine and culinary creations from fresh, fine materials, inspired by the Greek tradition and the Mediterranean diet.
Polis Grand Hotel is a modern urban cocoon offering a memorable experience at the heart of Athens with Greek character and passion for hospitality.
POLIS LIFE EAT & DRINK CAFÉ
Polis Life is an all day eat & drink café at the lobby Polis Grand hotel in Athens. Starting early in the morning it is flooded with aromas of fine espresso coffee, homemade cakes and freshly baked handmade pies. The day begins in the best possible way by taking the required energy with a hearty breakfast, freshly squeezed juices, nutritious fruit salad, a crisp sandwich or a piece of steaming apple pie.
At lunchtime guests can relax with the cozy atmosphere making a break from shopping, routine work and the crowded city. The menu holds many delicious choices for a quick snack, a fresh salad or a full meal accompanied by a fine wine. There is also a grand selection of sweets such as walnut pie with ice cream, chocolate cake and other sweet creations for the pastry lovers.
Anyone visiting Polis Life eat & drink café for a coffee, a business lunch or even to get a take away order will quickly understand that the vibrant life in the center of Athens takes on new meaning.
POLIS ROOF TOP RESTAURANT BAR
On the top floor of the Polis Grand hotel, high above the heart of Athens, stands the Polis Roof Top. A well decorated place with stunning views to the unique Acropolis and Lycabettus Hill.
Guests can relax to the rhythm of soft music and accompany the evening with a refreshing cocktail, a glass of fine wine and delicious Mediterranean dishes cooked with the freshest ingredients and in respect to the Greek tradition.
Polis Roof Top Bar Restaurant is a unique city spot to seize the starry night of Athens and the ideal choice for a romantic dinner or event.
Τhe great Greek poet Constantine Cavafy said referring to art “And what else is art rather than details.” Guests of the Polis Grand Hotel can wander through the hotel and discover one by one detail of unique works of art to decorate the public areas of the hotel.
The collection includes a total of over 15 original masterpieces by Greek artists who represent the modern Greek creative thinking and many original fixtures and furnishings from the period of the 60s and Pop Art that have been restored.