Visitors homeporting or transiting at the cruise port of Piraeus, might want to spend a night or two in a hotel. The port of Piraeus is very close to Athens, only 12 klm. with excellent transport both by train and bus and of course taxi cabs. The central hotels in Athens provide the opportunity to be close to all the main attractions, whilst those on the coast are more ideal for relaxing in luxury. Westin Athens Astir Palace at the high end suburb of Vouliagmeni on the Athenian Riviera, offers a lifestyle and gourmet experience, a corner of paradise awaits visitors to mythical Grecotel Cape Sounio resort, with a stunning view of the Aegean sea and the temple of Poseidon, multi awarded Athenaeum Intercontinental Athens is a landmark on Syngrou Avenue, quite close to the city center, Divani Caravel is ideally located close to the city center and easy access to historical sites and museums, Hilton Athens is a landmark of the city and one of the most prestigious hotels, Grande Bretagne is a destination in itself and many international celebrities have stayed at this legendary hotel, Electra Palace Hotel is situated in the centre of Athens very close to the old town of Plaka, New Hotel is the most recent addition to the chain of YES!Hotels, situated on Filellinon street, in the heart of Athens, Acropolis Museum Boutique Hotel is a very special place to stay in Athens, combining quality service with a unique location, very close to the Acropolis Museum, Amalia Hotel is part of one of the oldest hotel chains in Greece, with an outstanding roof garden which offers a panoramic view of the Parliament, the National Garden and the Acropolis.