The Experience

Arion, Astir Palace

Located in the Astir Palace complex, our hotel honors a 40-year tradition of five-star hospitality and superior service. This prime location in the heart of the Athenian Riviera is just 25 kilometers from the international airport and cosmopolitan city center of Athens. There you can enjoy all the privileges and services of a modern city while exploring its cultural heritage at the Acropolis, Olympic Stadium, and more.

We are also convenient to the exclusive shopping district and elite shopping spot of Glyfada. Additional nearby excursions and attractions include archaeological temples, Cape Sounio, and atmospheric landscapes. If you take a drive along the beautiful coastline road of Posidonos, you will pass by the beautiful beaches of Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, and Varkiza.

181 Guest rooms,  suites and bungalows delight the senses with creative touches. Elegant and sophisticated décor allow for comfort and ease. The most distinctive feature, the Excelsior Club Floor, offers the ultimate in privacy and privileged services for its guests.  

With a tradition in exquisite and imaginative cuisine, Arion Resort & Spa introduces a new world of distinctive dining experiences that will indulge your senses.  A wide variety of atmospheric bars offer the perfect setting for total relaxation, entertainment, or a business meeting. Located on the lower level, The Gourmet Grill Room serves international cuisine accompanied by high level of service. This restaurant is open during the winter only.

Features and activities include a private beach, outdoor pool, tennis court, fitness facility, golf course nearby, volleyball, Business Services, Babysitting Services, watersports, hair salon, florist, Concierge desk, a six treatment rooms Spa with an indoors pool area for the Thalasso therapy treatments and more.

The legendary Saronic Gulf beckons from Arion Resort & Spa, where classic meets contemporary and every attraction of the Athenian Riviera is at your fingertips. The resort is set within the Astir Palace Resort and offers its own private swimming pool, beaches and gourmet restaurants. Plus, there’s the lavish spa, so celebrated in its own right. The hydrotherapy pool bubbles blissfully, while the Kneipp footbath awaits to ease away the stress of your soles. Try the signature treatment: the Arion Thalasso Regenerating & Toning Envelopment, a mineral-rich body wrap using natural elements taken from the sea.
Adjacent to the resort is Matsuhisa Athens, Master Chef Nobu’s first restaurant in the city.Distance from Athens Airport (ATH): 16 mi/25 km Guests Receive:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily Buffet breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • Complimentary one-way private airport transfer
    • on all room types
  • Early check-in/late check-out
    • subject to availability
  • All guests staying in Excelsior rooms
    • Suites, Excelsior Suites or Bungalow Suites will receive round trip transfers from or to the airport or port of Pireus
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