The holiday magic begins at the hotels’ main entrances, where the renowned Nutcrackers stand tall and greet guests.
Once inside the Grande Bretagne, the hotel’s massive illuminated Christmas tree in the center of the lobby welcomes guests. All common areas throughout the hotel are decorated with unique ornaments of various shapes and colors, aiming to offer a sense of magic and glamor.
At the Grande Bretagne’s Winter Garden visitors can indulge in the rich buffet of pastries, along with coffee, warm chocolate or one of the 20 tea varieties available.
At the hotel’s renovated GB Corner Gifts & Flavors concept store, numerous ideas for Christmas gifts are available, as well as pastries, chocolates, cakes and macaroons curated by French pastry chef Arnaud Larher.
Right next door, at the King George Hotel, the KG Perfurmery offers a variety of high-quality perfumes – an ideal Christmas gift for your loved ones.
For Christmas and New Year’s Eve, the management of the hotels suggest to celebrate with family and friends at the GB Roof Garden and Tudor Hall restaurants, which both offer unique menus curated by executive chef Asterios Koustoudis as well as stunning views of Athens .
Both hotels invite residents and visitors in Athens to take advantage of the festive accommodation packages on offer.
The five-star Grande Bretagne and King George hotels are owned and controlled by Lampsa Hellenic Hotels SA, a subsidiary of the Laskaridis Group, and operated by Marriott International.