A mere 30 minutes’ drive from the centre of Athens, Kifisia, also known to its visitors as the “Beverly Hills of Athens” possesses an air of exclusivity, prestige, and effortless elegance. With stone-built villas and international designer boutiques, strolling around Kifisia’s tree-lined paths opens up the possibilities. Gourmet flavors at chic bistros, late-night cocktails at trendy bars, romantic carriage rides, and open-air movies, are only a few of your options. Shopaholics are certainly spoiled for choice, with boutiques stocking some of the world’s most exclusive brands. Arts and culture enthusiasts will be thrilled to find a number of museums and galleries that must not be missed. Just within this lush romantic suburb sits the chic and luxurious Hotel Semiramis.
A YES! Hotel hailing from the internationally renowned Design Hotels Group . Semiramis boasts bold design, superior luxury and exceptional service. Semiramis is the visionary brainchild of art patron Dakis Joannou and famed industrial designer Karim Rashid. Given free rein to create a total experience, Karim used his signature curvaceous forms and lollipop colors to offer a young, enthusiastic and seductive alternative to more traditional conceptions of hospitality, where art blends with modern hotel technology, and functionality exudes style. What makes Semiramis so unique you ask? A bi-annually rotating exhibition of fine art, astounding for its museum quality, will leave art enthusiasts reeling with delight.
Upon Arrival at Hotel Semiramis we were greeted with such hospitality and warmth from the multi-lingual hotel staff, setting the mood for an unforgettable stay. As soon as we arrived to our room we were quick to see what other unique features Semiramis had to offer us!
Featuring cutting-edge, modern decor, the fashionable rooms at Semiramis offer free Wi-Fi, satellite TV, minibars and electronic safes. Upgraded rooms have spacious balconies with a stunning view of the rolling hills and mountains. Looking for a more private stay for you and your honey? There are bungalows with terraces with a view of the stunning ultra mod Semiramis Pool. Looking for something more luxurious? The Penthouse Studios and Suites are also available and packed with all necessary amenities. Traditional breakfast is also complimentary with all stays at Semiramis.
Hungry? Looking for a nice cool down after a day of sightseeing in Athens and endless shopping in Kifisia? There’s an ultra-chic restaurant/bar that opens onto a terrace that has an outdoor pool and sunloungers for when you need to beat the Athens heat. Just down the hall there is also a state of the art fitness and steam room, and for those of you that are looking to unwind from a long day, massages are available at an extra cost.
If you are looking to host an event in style, look no further than Semiramis’s event rooms! Complemented with pieces of authentic modern art by Dakis Joannou’s internationally acclaimed collection and drenched by natural day light, all venues ensure the perfect outcome for each event whether large or small. Fitted with signature designer furniture, exquisite lighting scenarios and the latest technology audio-visual equipment, and three different event spaces, Semiramis is sure to have a space for you.