Gay Athens · Hotels

Gay Athens · Hotels

Athens, home to some of the world's most impressive historical sites. Staying in a hotel near the Acropolis and archaeological park makes sense as many of the sights can be reached on foot.

Monastraki & Psiri

Hotels in and around the central Monastraki and Psiri districts are well located for exploring the city and are within easy reach of the gay nightlife in the nearby Gazi district.

Why this hotel?: Near the Gazi gay village. Fabulous design. Popular choice.

Popular on Travel Gay Europe. The stylish boutique Hotel Fresh is conveniently located, close to shops, restaurants, tourist sights, a short walk from FLEX Sauna and within easy reach of the Gazi gay village.

Each modern, soundproof guest room features designer items by the likes of Philippe Starck and Artemide, flat screen satellite TV and free WiFi. Most rooms have a balcony, some with a garden.

Excellent onsite facilities include a restaurant, lounge bar, well-equipped gym, sauna and a rooftop swimming pool with views of the city and the Parthenon.


bar, restaurant, swimming pool, massage, sauna, gym, free wi-fi

26 Sofokleous Street, Athens


Based on 4811 votes

Why this hotel?: Heart of the city. Stunning pool. Wonderful views.

Luxury hotel located in Athens, only 600 meters from Athens city center, The Stanley Hotel features a rooftop pool, 2 restaurants and 3 bars, including an open-air bar on the rooftop.

The guest rooms feature modern decoration and earthy colors, the amenities include air-conditioning, free uninterrupted WiFi, private bathrooms and a balcony. Guest’s can also make use of the swimming pool, sauna and gym facilities.

The in-house restaurant provides a breakfast buffet and a variety of other dining options. The rooftop Virtus restaurant serves Mediterranean cuisine and fresh fish with panoramic views over the city.

The Stanley Hotel is a great location for guests who want to explore Athens, with Ermou shopping street only 1 km away while the Acropolis Museum is just a 5-minute metro ride.


swimming pool, salon, outdoor pool, gym

1 Odysseos St, Karaiskaki Square, Athens

Very Good

Based on 3130 votes

Why this hotel?: Popular hotel. Boutique choice. Near the gay scene.

Located in Athens’ historic centre, the O&B Boutique was awarded “Best City Hotel” a few years ago. It is also one of the most booked Athens hotel on Travel Gay Europe.

Very comfortable guest rooms feature free WiFi, marble bathrooms with showers and soundproofing. There is a bar and restaurant onsite.

The hotel is within walking distance of the ancient Agora and shops, restaurants and cafes in Plaka. Both the Acropolis and the gay bars & clubs in Gazi can be reached quickly on foot or by metro.


bar, restaurant, free wi-fi

7 Leokoriou Street, Athens


Based on 4934 votes

Why this hotel?: Near the gay nightlife. Excellent views. Boutique choice.

Contemporary urban boutique hotel in the heart of historic centre.  Great for both sightseeing and gay nightlife, A for Athens features a nice rooftop terrace with panoramic views of the Acropolis.

Each stylish guest room and apartment features free WiFi, flat screen satellite TV, minibar, air conditioning. Some rooms have excellent views of the Acropolis.

The Monastiraki metro station is almost next door to the hotel. From here, the gay nightlife in Gazi is just one metro stop. Gay café bar Rooster and FLEX Sauna are even closer.


bar, sun terrace, free wi-fi

2-4 Miaouli Street, Athens


Based on 2199 votes

Syntagma Square & Plaka

Athens’ most important square located near Plaka area, Syntagma Square is home of the famous Acropolis and several tourist sights. There are public transport links as well as a great choice of hotels.

Why this hotel?: Unique Design Gay-Friendly Exclusive Design Hotel

Periscope Hotel is a beautiful 4-star luxury gay-friendly urban haven in the heart of the exclusive Kolonaki neighborhood, Athens, and is part of the YES! Hotels collection.

Designed around an actual Periscope theme, the design is modern, luxurious, and minimal with art installed in rooms and all around the hotel reflecting its vibrant location. The Hotel features an avant-garde lounge in which to relax. Breakfast can also be obtained with a discount to guests at the nearby local Queen Bee bakery for that authentic Athens city start to your day.

Rooms vary from standard to a penthouse suite and include private bathrooms, air-con, free wifi, King beds, 21 inch LCD TV, mini bar, safe, phone, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers. All rooms are also fitted with electric blinds and a unique panoramic Athens city map on the ceiling!


lounge, private bathrooms, air-con, free wifi, king beds, 21 inch lcd tv, mini bar, safe, phone, hairdryer, bathrobes, unique design, art

22, Haritos str., 10675 Kolonaki (near Syntagma Sq), Athens

Why this hotel?: Near Syntagma Square. Excellent value. Popular choice.

Located in the heart of the Old City of Plaka, only 200 metres from the Syntagma Square, the great-value Central Athens features a rooftop bar & terrace with stunning views of the Acropolis.

All guest rooms have free WiFi, air conditioning and safe. There is a 24-hour front desk and luggage storage service.

Excellent location and a popular Athens hotel on Travel Gay.


bar, sun terrace, jacuzzi / hot pool, free wi-fi

Apollonos 21, Athens


Based on 4307 votes

Why this hotel?: Great central location. Close to major sights. Easy access to to Gazi gay scene.

Hotel Plaka has a great central location overlooking the Acropolis, near the Ancient Agora and Syntagma Square. FLEX gay sauna is nearby, and the Gazi gay scene is just one metro stop away.

Bright, comfortable guest rooms features free WiFi, satellite TV, mini-fridge and a safe. Many rooms have a balcony with views of the Acropolis. Breakfast buffet is included.

The hotel’s highlight is its rooftop bar with panoramic views. The friendly staff at the 24-hour reception are happy to provide information about restaurants, day trips and transportation.


bar, restaurant, sun terrace, free wi-fi

7 Kapnikareas & Mitropoleos, Athens


Based on 8113 votes

Why this hotel?: Amazing views. Modern design. Convenient location.

Modern boutique hotel in the heart Athens. The affordable Arion hotel features a rooftop terrace with stunning views of the Acropolis and is conveniently located near attractions, shopping, metro station and gay scene.

The hotel offers 50 soundproof, air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi, satellite TV and minibar. The onsite café on the mezzanine floor serves breakfast each morning.

Gay scene-wise, Arion is a few minutes away from FLEX Sauna and just one metro station stop to the Gazi gay village.


bar, sun terrace, free wi-fi

18 Agiou Dimitriou Street, Athens


Based on 1744 votes

Why this hotel?: Excellent value. Great for sightseeing, shoppin, gay scene and nightlife.

A popular budget choice. The excellent-value Attalos Hotel’s central makes it an ideal base to enjoy Athen’s major tourist sights. The Monastiraki metro station is also nearby.

Guest rooms are air-conditioned, soundproof, with satellite TV and private bathroom. Many rooms have a balcony with views of the Acropolis. Free WiFi and PC station available, and the hotel’s rooftop bar offers fabulous city views.


bar, sun terrace, free wi-fi

29 Athinas Street, Athens


Based on 4264 votes

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