The modern 3 star hotel Hermes is situated right in the heart of the old town of Athens called Plaka. The rooms are hold in modern design but combined with relaxing colors. Hermes hotel is child-friendly and offers a playground for children. The location,Plaka, is a sort of village in the city and is populated the last few years by the high society of Athens. Plaka offers apart from its proximity to the Acropolis various shops, taverns and cafes. The exceptional location of this hotel makes it an ideal place to stay for those who like to have all main sightseeing points close. The Acropolis itself, Syntagma (Constitution) square or the shopping mile Ermou are reachable by walking only in a few minutes.