How to Have the Perfect Girls’ Spa Weekend in Athens


Now and again, we all deserve a break from the pressures and responsibilities of everyday life, whether it’s from work, parenting, or both. There’s no better way to unwind, rejuvenate and spend quality time with your girlfriends, than a spa weekend in Athens.

Spas have their origins in ancient Greek wellness traditions and practices, where the life-giving power of water has long been recognized and celebrated. Take a break from the daily grind, lounge at the luxurious rooftop pool with heart-stirring views, enjoy the indoor heated pool, sauna, steam bath, and jacuzzi and melt away aches and worries with signature body and beauty treatments. For a fully rejuvenating and blissful girl’s spa weekend in Athens, book your stay at Electra Athens city hotels.

To experience hospitality and wellness at its very best in one of the most captivating European capitals, choose from three exceptional Electra hotels in Athens, conveniently located within walking distance of important historical sites, museums, artisan shops, typical Greek taverns and tasty local cuisine.

A Haven Of Wellbeing In The Heart of Athens

Luxuriate in Athens’ timeless spirit and ancient traditions of wellness with Electra Hotels. Our Electra Metropolis Hotel’s Spa was crowned Regional Winner for Southern Europe in the category of Luxury City Spa. Aegeo Spas’ award-winning team has created a 360 rejuvenating experience that will awaken your senses, boost your energy, and lift your spirit during your spa weekend in Athens.

Relax, let go, close your eyes and let us spoil you with Aegeo signature treatments and products, inspired by all the natural wealth of Greece’s fertile land and history. Indulge yourself from head to toe, with our premium full-service spa, manicure and pedicure treatments.

Enjoying the perfect spa weekend in Athens at Electra hotels.

Wellness & fitness facilities at Electra Hotels include a designated, indoor Gym area at two out of three Athens-based hotels: Electra Metropolis Athens and the Electra Palace. Those guests who choose Electra Athens Hotel can use these facilities as well as the Spa facilities at any one of our Athens hotels that are only a short, and pleasantly scenic walk away.

At a glance, the Electra wellness facilities include:

● Indoor heated pool
● Open-air rooftop pool with a view and pool bar
● Jacuzzi
● Sauna
● Steam room
● Fully equipped gym

A haven of well-being in the heart of the city awaits you and your friends. At Electra Athens city hotels we have everything you need for a perfect spa weekend in Athens.

Day One Of A Perfect Spa Weekend In Athens

At Electra Hotels, you get to set the pace during your stay and do whatever your heart desires. You can go sightseeing or shopping in the morning and spend the afternoon at the spa, or spend your entire first day in Athens, luxuriating at the hotel pool, reading a book, or catching up with your girlfriends while you soak up some sun. Then pamper yourself and give in to the pleasures and infinite benefits of our award-winning Aegeo Spa facilities and treatments.

Catch a spectacular panoramic sunset over Athens and the Acropolis, at the hotel’s rooftop terrace, while you enjoy a refreshing cocktail or champagne concoction and Mediterranean-inspired delicacies with your girlfriends.

End a perfect day with a fabulous meal at our panoramic rooftop restaurant. We will take you on a culinary journey with a range of delicious Mediterranean options for every occasion and taste. At Electra Hotels, when it comes to wellness, food plays a big part and healthy also means exquisite. You’ll have ample options to choose from for breakfast, lunch and dinner across our dining outlets.

Day Two Of A Perfect Spa Weekend In Athens

Electra Hotels offers you comfort, well-being, and serenity all within easy reach of Athens’ important historical sites, hotspots, restaurants, bars, parks and beaches. Feeling invigorated from your day of pampering at the spa and ready to explore Athens’ treasured sites on your 2nd day?

After a healthy and delicious breakfast, pack some drinks and nibbles and head over to the National Gardens, located right next to the Greek Parliament, in Syntagma Square. Saunter around the verdant oasis, pick a spot, and set up your mini picnic. From there, you can easily do a walkthrough of Zappeion and reach the renowned Hadrian’s Arch and the archaeological site of the Temple of Olympian Zeus. Across the road from Hadrian’s Arch, you will find the iconic, pedestrian Dionysiou Areopagitou street to admire the timeless beauty of the ancient theater of Herod Atticus under the shadow of the Acropolis citadel.

Follow the pedestrian street up to the legendary Pnyx Hill which boasts incredible Athenian skyline views. Walk up the hill, pick your favorite spot and spend some intentional time with your friends as you feast your eyes on the urban panorama thatunfolds before you. If you feel like walking a bit more, follow the circular path around the Acropolis and visit the Temple of Hephaestus in the lovely neighborhood of Thissio, a pedestrian area with the archaeological park and the Roman Forum, before reaching Plaka district and Anafiotika.

The general area boasts some of the best wine bars in Athens and charming bistros for you and your girlfriends to explore and enjoy. Zip back to your chosen Electra Hotel for a rest, or a quick spa treatment before you hit the streets in the evening to soak up the vibes of Athenian nightlife. If you want recommendations for the best things to do in Athens by night, let us know and we will get back to you with top recommendations, based on your preferences.

Having trouble choosing which hotel to stay at for your Spa weekend in Athens?

Electra Metropolis Athens

Electra Metropolis is an architectural landmark, brought to life by the renowned architect Patroclos Karantinos, located 200 meters from Syntagma Square. You will appreciate our stylish, luxurious rooms and suites, equipped with top-of-the-line modern amenities. We spoil our guests with only the best. A sublime award-winning Spa experience awaits you with our custom signature treatments and products.

Electra Palace Athens

The Electra Palace is a magnificent, neo-classical gem in the beating heart of the acclaimed and colourful Plaka district. The moment you step in you will be greeted with luxury comforts, elegance, top-notch modern amenities, and a beautifully designed Spa for your leisure and pleasure.

Electra Hotel Athens

Electra Hotel Athens combines comfort and choice with elegance and style and a relaxed ambiance within walking distance of the main historical attractions. Succumb to the pleasures of our signature massage or beauty treatments, by the certified Aegeo Spas team upon request, in the comfort of your hotel room. Give your body and spirit a lift with a yoga session in the National Garden or while taking in the beauty of our stunning sunsets.

Note: Guests here are welcome to use the Spa and Wellness facilities at the other two sister hotels.

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