Phidias Hotel is conveniently located in the historic city center, on the famous pedestrian street of Thission, which leads you to all the important parts of the city of Athens. The train-metro station of Thission is just 100 meters away and connects you with the airport, the port of Pireaus and all of the city. Following the pedestrian street, you will meet in just a few minutes, the entrance to the archeological monuments of Acropolis and Ancient Agora, the Herodion Theater and the museum of Acropolis. Walking a little bit further, you will find yourself in Plaka, the old quarter of the city, known for its charm and affordable shopping and dining, the busy pedestrian streets that will lead you to Monastiraki, Ermou Street-the famous shopping street that leads to Syntagma Square and the Greek Parliament.
The area around the hotel is peaceful and safe, and yet surrounded by many cafes, restaurants and taverns, as well as bars and clubs in the district of Gazi, only ten minutes by foot.
In the vicinity you can find banking, supermarket, pharmacy, movies-theater and many shops that will cover your every-day needs.