Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens

Inspired Meetings and Events

Events

The Hotel Grande Bretagne is the ultimate choice for sophisticated business meetings and lavish social events in Athens. With more than 1,100 sq. meters of refined function space, the hotel is the utmost choice for sophisticated business meetings and lavish social events & weddings. Rich silk drapes, stately chandeliers, 19th century furnishings and authentic works of art add exquisite touches to conferences and celebrations. Both our hotel and the King George, our sister hotel next door, are proud members of the Luxury Collection. Together, we offer extensive accommodations and venue capacity for larger groups.

14

Event Rooms

1145 SQ MT

Total Event Space

500

Capacity Largest Space

5

Breakout Rooms

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Boardroom meeting setup with notepads and water glasses.

Meetings & Events

The hotel is located in the center of Athens and within walking distance of the business district

15 Meeting rooms, offering 1,100m² meeting space for a maximum capacity of 800 people
Hotel Grande Bretagne and the adjacent King George enhance your options for rooms and meeting spaces
Wide variety of conference venues and facilities are located close to the hotel and easily reached

Venues for All Events

From the lustrous chandeliers in our Grand Ballroom to the inspiring stateliness of Churchill’s Room to the 3,000 bottles of wine of The Wine Library—Hotel Grande Bretagne offers unrivaled resources that set the stage of any event with inimitable style.

Classroom setup with projection screen and purple tableclothes.

Grand Events

The Hotel Grande Bretagne comprises a full complement of facilities for the most discerning business and social occasions. Host up to hundreds of delegates in a truly opulent, memorable setting.

Boardroom meeting setup with notepads and flatscreen television.

Intimate Meetings

Our three boardrooms on the mezzanine floor are spaces where everyday noise and distractions disappear. Opt for the 40-square-meter Boardroom that seats 15, or the Chairman’s or Diplomat’s Boardroom, both of which span 27 square meters and seat 12.

Boardroom table meeting setup with comfortable chairs and notepads.

Amazing Athens Venues

A vibrant city, Athens offers a wide variety of meeting and event spaces.

Large Meetings

The Hotel Grande Bretagne comprises a full complement of facilities for the most discerning business and social occasions. Host up to hundreds of delegates in a truly opulent, memorable setting.

Ballroom classroom setup with solid-backed chairs and blue tablecloths.

The Golden Room

Facing the renowned and fashionable Voukourestiou Street, the Golden Room meets the growing demand for conference facilities and is designed along similar lines as The Grand Ballroom. This elegantly opulent room may be divided into four separate rooms.

Royal Room - Banquet

The Royal Room

Situated right opposite The Grand Ballroom and having immediate access to The Athenian Hall, this is the ideal room for presentations or important business dinners. Its exquisite stained glass ceiling and large windows, overlooking the Winter Garden, provide the finest setting in absolute liaison with the rare antiques and incomparable furnishing.

Ballroom banquet setup with pink accents.

The Grand Ballroom

Host to a myriad of "Olympic" events with VIPs from around the world, The Grand Ballroom creates an extravagant impression with its rare objets d'art, crystal chandeliers, velvet draperies, and splendid antiquities from Christie's and Sotheby's. The space can be separated into three smaller ballrooms and offers state-of-the-art equipment.

Pre-function area featuring counters, couches, and side tables.

The Athenian Hall

A gratifying pre-function area ideal for cocktails and coffee breaks, The Athenian Hall is set beneath spectacular crystal chandeliers. This 96 square meter area is elegantly dressed with the finest and vivid carpeting, and is conveniently located right outside The Golden Room and The Royal Room.

Intimate Boardrooms

All boardrooms are spaces where everyday noise and distractions disappear. Opt for the 40-square-meter Boardroom that seats 15, or the Chairman’s or Diplomat’s Boardroom, both of which span 27 square meters and seat 12.

Churchill's Room

A unique dining room that caters to small functions and is located on the ground floor. Elaborate drapes and detailed moldings imbue the space with a wonderful classic style. You will be drawn by its brilliance and homage to the room's namesake-a photograph of Sir Winston Churchill himself presides from the centre of the wall behind the table.

Narrow room with long table set for meeting.
Boardroom meeting room with red armchairs and notepads.

The Boardroom

Representing one of the finest meeting rooms within the historic property, The Boardroom covers a total of 40 sq. meters and faces the well known Syntagma Square. Being washed by the daylight, it also features Luis XIV boardroom table and antique armchairs. The ideal setting for any important meetings also equipped with flat plasma TV, video conference, and WiFi facilities.

Up-close shot of meeting room chairs, notepads, and water glasses.

Chairman's Boardroom

Class meets style in the 27 square meter Chairman's Boardroom. The antique wooden boardroom table and leather chairs add an exquisite touch to any kind of meeting or business gathering.

Boardroom meeting setup with blue placemats and notepads.

Diplomat's Boardroom

Located on the mezzanine floor and featuring 27 square meters, this is a private meeting room to host any type of small meeting or business gathering always in absolute liaison with the finest service experience.

Meeting Spaces in Athens

A vibrant city, Athens offers a wide variety of meeting and event spaces.

The Acropolis Museum

The new Acropolis Museum has a total area of 25.000 sq. meters, with exhibition space of over 14.000 sq. meters, and proudly offers all the amenities expected in an international museum of the 21st century.

King George, Athens

Right next to Hotel Grande Bretagne, stands its sister property, King George, Athens; a historic residence featuring the enchanting Ballroom which can be customized for anything from weddings and banquets to lectures and seminars.

The Athens Concert Hall

The Athens Concert Hall is a fine example of modern architecture. Prominent Greek & foreign architects were involved in designing a venue that would allow production of events and organization of international academic conferences to the highest standards.

Benaki Museum

The Benaki Museum ranks among the major institutions that have enriched the material assets of the Greek state. Certain parts of the museum, such as the terrace overlooking the National Gardens may be rented for events.

The Nasioutzik Estate

The Nasioutzik Estate provides an area of 20 acres featuring ten indoor spaces; from intimate dining rooms to 1.000 sq. meters convention halls. The estate hosts also gardens with four swimming pools, parking of 1.000 cars and even a heliport.

Eternal Elegance at the Heart of Europe's Historic Capital

Absolute luxury begins with knowing that every wish for your event has been interpreted by specialists, to create a perfect, tailor-made experience.

Meetings and Event Services

Legendary grandeur distinguishes every venue at Hotel Grande Bretagne, where cutting-edge technology is perfectly integrated into the historic design. With the expert assistance of our Business Center, successful events are guaranteed.

Boardroom meeting setup with notepads and floral arrangements.

Inspired Cuisine. Unique Tastes.

Authentic Menus

With delicious cuisine, enchanting design, and one of the most extraordinary locations in the world, holding your meeting at the fabled Hotel Grande Bretagne is sure to be a dream come true. Among the memorable experiences, the historic hotel promises to also provide you with the finest selection of dishes featuring fresh Mediterranean and Greek cuisine. Especially created by Executive Chef Asterios Koustoudis, all menus may be customized and served in either a buffet or sit-down style.

Banquet ballroom setup with pink accents and floral arrangements.

The Time is Now to Reconnect

Earn 2x Marriott Bonvoy points for eligible meetings, events, and groups, including hybrid meetings integrating both virtual participation and in-person experiences. Plus, you'll receive a 5% rebate off the master bill for bookings made by 31 March 2022 to take place between 01 September 2021 and 31 August 2022.

Close-up of meeting room chairs, notepads, and water glasses.
Cake dessert on plate with gold decorative ring on border.

Weddings & Occasions

Hotel Grande Bretagne is the ultimate choice for meetings and lavish social events in Athens.

Dream weddings don't just happen, they're planned. Marriott Certified Wedding Planners are trained to help. After completing demanding coursework, each Marriott Certified Wedding Planner is qualified to coordinate weddings of all types, including ethnic and military weddings. Relying on experience, training, tradition and old-fashioned intuition, Marriott Certified Wedding Planners can help you determine an overall vision for your wedding and help you execute each detail. That includes setting an event budget; deciding on a menu; arranging table settings; and finding florists, photographers, a band and other entertainment for the big day.
Hotel Grande Bretagne and the adjacent King George enhance your options for rooms and meeting spaces
Our dedicated Wedding Coordinator is by your side, throughout the process of preparing your wedding
Variety in Wedding menus with choices among served and buffet
15 Meeting rooms, offering 1,100m² meeting space for a maximum capacity of 800 people

The Wedding of Your Dreams in Athens

If planning a wedding, please allow our talented team of experts to guide you every step of the way. Whether an intimate affair with a small circle of family and friends or a fairy tale celebration in the regal ballroom—we are delighted to help the happy couple design a wedding that brings every aspect of their personal style to life. With delicious cuisine, enchanting design, and one of the most extraordinary locations in the world, celebrating this special day at the fabled Hotel Grande Bretagne is sure to be a dream come true.

The Wedding Package Includes:

Wedding Details

Our Dedicated Wedding Coordinator will assist you with all wedding arrangements and details

Beverage package during dinner (choice of white and red wine, unlimited consumption of beer and soft drinks)

Wedding Cake, with flavor of your preference

Wedding Menu (choice between different menus), served or buffet

For The Happy Couple

Welcome drink function (wide selection with French sparkling wine and snacks)

For the happy couple, complimentary accommodation in a suite of the Hotel Grande Bretagne, champagne with strawberries, breakfast in room and 24-hour Butler Service

Spa Treatment for the couple in our wonderful GB Spa, as well as complimentary use of the gym and the indoor pool

Included In Package

Glass of French Sparkling Wine for the toast during the wedding cake cutting (for the couple and all guests)

Late check-out at 16.00

Romantic dinner at the GB Roof Garden Restaurant and complimentary accommodation at the hotel, on 1st year Wedding Anniversary

GB Spa

Relax at the GB Spa indoor pool and rejuvenate in the hydrojet massage and the Thermal Suite. Indulge in a luxurious ESPA or VALMONT treatment for face or body, or be pampered with a therapeutic massage. Complete this journey into the world of wellness in a specially designed relaxation room and enjoy your choice of tea in the GB Spa Atrium.

Couples spa treatment beds with therapy stones, lotions, and candles.

Wedding Services

White floral arrangement in a banquet wedding ballroom setup.

Wedding Coordinator

Whether your wedding party is a ballroom fairytale or a more understated intimate affair, our executive team can help you decide on the wedding package most suited to your needs and wishes, and propose a tailor-made, one-of-a-kind wedding. Our dedicated Wedding Coordinator will be by your side, offering personalized service throughout the process, helping you design your perfect day’s reception.

Two chairs set next to table next to plants.

Bachelor & Bachelorette Services

Ladies may enjoy a champagne reception followed by a special dinner at the exquisite GB Roof Garden Restaurant while gentlemen may savour a dinner in the gothic-style Cellar or enjoy unique cognacs and cigars in the enchanting Alexander’s Cigar Lounge. Brides and grooms both receive free suite upgrades with personalised Butler Service whereas deluxe rooms are offered for family and friends.

Salon with chairs in front of mirrors and shelves stocked with various products.

Hair Styling at the Hair Spa Salon

The Hair Spa Salon is one of a select few in the world that offers customized spa treatments to improve the strength, health, and texture of your hair – elevating the salon experience to a decadent new level. Open 7 days a week, from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m.

Ballroom with round tables and chairs set for an event.

Inspired Flower Arrangements and Centerpieces

The GB Florist will guide you through your journey of finding the perfect wedding flower arrangement for your celebration, including bouquets, reception centerpieces, and boutonnieres.

Place setting on table with napkin and one rose.

Wedding Photography

Inside the hotel, you can pose in the majestic lobby and, standing next to your loved one, enjoy the opportunity for magnificent wedding pictures. Walkthrough a historic corridor or capture the moment while descending the palatial marble staircase. These photos will remain wonderful keepsakes throughout your married life. For more information, please contact your Wedding Coordinator.

Hotel exterior lit up at night.

Valet Services

The Hotel Grande Bretagne can arrange valet parking for the vehicles of your visiting guests. Our expert staff will provide their utmost service, putting you and your guests’ minds at rest that their property is under expert care. We are honoured to serve you! For additional details, please contact your Wedding Coordinator.

Meeting Room Dimensions (LxWxH) Area (sq.ft) Theater Schoolroom Conference U-Shape Reception Banquet
The Golden Room 92.9x36.1x11.5 3350.8 320 168 126 75 300 252
The Grand Ballroom C 36.1x42.7x16.7 1539.3 100 84 56 33 150 132
The Golden Room C 26.2x36.1x13.1 947.2 60 33 35 30 75 60
The Grand Ballroom B 36.1x43.6x16.4 1574.8 100 84 49 33 150 132
The Grand Ballroom 108.3x43.6x16.7 4724.3 450 216 200 100 500 408
The Golden Room B 26.2x36.1x13.1 947.2 60 33 36 30 75 60
The Grand Ballroom A 36.1x42.7x16.4 1539.3 100 84 49 33 150 132
The Golden Room A 26.2x36.1x13.1 947.2 60 33 35 30 75 60
The Golden Room D 19.7x36.1x13.1 710.4 56 24 25 25 50 48
The Athenian Hall 39.4x26.2x9.2 1033.3 - - - - 100 -
The Royal Room 36.1x42.7x14.8 1539.3 98 60 60 45 120 108
The Boardroom 26.2x16.4x8.2 430.6 - - 15 - - -
Chairman's 29.5x9.8x8.9 290.6 - - 12 - - -
Diplomat's 29.5x9.8x8.2 290.6 - - 12 - - -
Churchill's 23x10.8x15.4 248.6 - - 12 - - -
The Executive Room 16.4x18x7.5 290.6 24 - 12 15 - 20
The Golden Room
Dimensions (LxWxH)
92.9x36.1x11.5
Area (sq.ft)
3350.8
Theater
320
Schoolroom
168
Conference
126
U-Shape
75
Reception
300
Banquet
252
The Grand Ballroom C
Dimensions (LxWxH)
36.1x42.7x16.7
Area (sq.ft)
1539.3
Theater
100
Schoolroom
84
Conference
56
U-Shape
33
Reception
150
Banquet
132
The Golden Room C
Dimensions (LxWxH)
26.2x36.1x13.1
Area (sq.ft)
947.2
Theater
60
Schoolroom
33
Conference
35
U-Shape
30
Reception
75
Banquet
60
The Grand Ballroom B
Dimensions (LxWxH)
36.1x43.6x16.4
Area (sq.ft)
1574.8
Theater
100
Schoolroom
84
Conference
49
U-Shape
33
Reception
150
Banquet
132
The Grand Ballroom
Dimensions (LxWxH)
108.3x43.6x16.7
Area (sq.ft)
4724.3
Theater
450
Schoolroom
216
Conference
200
U-Shape
100
Reception
500
Banquet
408
The Golden Room B
Dimensions (LxWxH)
26.2x36.1x13.1
Area (sq.ft)
947.2
Theater
60
Schoolroom
33
Conference
36
U-Shape
30
Reception
75
Banquet
60
The Grand Ballroom A
Dimensions (LxWxH)
36.1x42.7x16.4
Area (sq.ft)
1539.3
Theater
100
Schoolroom
84
Conference
49
U-Shape
33
Reception
150
Banquet
132
The Golden Room A
Dimensions (LxWxH)
26.2x36.1x13.1
Area (sq.ft)
947.2
Theater
60
Schoolroom
33
Conference
35
U-Shape
30
Reception
75
Banquet
60
The Golden Room D
Dimensions (LxWxH)
19.7x36.1x13.1
Area (sq.ft)
710.4
Theater
56
Schoolroom
24
Conference
25
U-Shape
25
Reception
50
Banquet
48
The Athenian Hall
Dimensions (LxWxH)
39.4x26.2x9.2
Area (sq.ft)
1033.3
Theater
-
Schoolroom
-
Conference
-
U-Shape
-
Reception
100
Banquet
-
The Royal Room
Dimensions (LxWxH)
36.1x42.7x14.8
Area (sq.ft)
1539.3
Theater
98
Schoolroom
60
Conference
60
U-Shape
45
Reception
120
Banquet
108
The Boardroom
Dimensions (LxWxH)
26.2x16.4x8.2
Area (sq.ft)
430.6
Theater
-
Schoolroom
-
Conference
15
U-Shape
-
Reception
-
Banquet
-
Chairman's
Dimensions (LxWxH)
29.5x9.8x8.9
Area (sq.ft)
290.6
Theater
-
Schoolroom
-
Conference
12
U-Shape
-
Reception
-
Banquet
-
Diplomat's
Dimensions (LxWxH)
29.5x9.8x8.2
Area (sq.ft)
290.6
Theater
-
Schoolroom
-
Conference
12
U-Shape
-
Reception
-
Banquet
-
Churchill's
Dimensions (LxWxH)
23x10.8x15.4
Area (sq.ft)
248.6
Theater
-
Schoolroom
-
Conference
12
U-Shape
-
Reception
-
Banquet
-
The Executive Room
Dimensions (LxWxH)
16.4x18x7.5
Area (sq.ft)
290.6
Theater
24
Schoolroom
-
Conference
12
U-Shape
15
Reception
-
Banquet
20
Meeting Room Dimensions (LxWxH) Area (sq.mt) Theater Schoolroom Conference U-Shape Reception Banquet
The Golden Room 28.3x11x3.5 311.3 320 168 126 75 300 252
The Grand Ballroom C 11x13x5.1 143 100 84 56 33 150 132
The Golden Room C 8x11x4 88 60 33 35 30 75 60
The Grand Ballroom B 11x13.3x5 146.3 100 84 49 33 150 132
The Grand Ballroom 33x13.3x5.1 438.9 450 216 200 100 500 408
The Golden Room B 8x11x4 88 60 33 36 30 75 60
The Grand Ballroom A 11x13x5 143 100 84 49 33 150 132
The Golden Room A 8x11x4 88 60 33 35 30 75 60
The Golden Room D 6x11x4 66 56 24 25 25 50 48
The Athenian Hall 12x8x2.8 96 - - - - 100 -
The Royal Room 11x13x4.5 143 98 60 60 45 120 108
The Boardroom 8x5x2.5 40 - - 15 - - -
Chairman's 9x3x2.7 27 - - 12 - - -
Diplomat's 9x3x2.5 27 - - 12 - - -
Churchill's 7x3.3x4.7 23.1 - - 12 - - -
The Executive Room 5x5.5x2.3 27 24 - 12 15 - 20
The Golden Room
Dimensions (LxWxH)
28.3x11x3.5
Area (sq.mt)
311.3
Theater
320
Schoolroom
168
Conference
126
U-Shape
75
Reception
300
Banquet
252
The Grand Ballroom C
Dimensions (LxWxH)
11x13x5.1
Area (sq.mt)
143
Theater
100
Schoolroom
84
Conference
56
U-Shape
33
Reception
150
Banquet
132
The Golden Room C
Dimensions (LxWxH)
8x11x4
Area (sq.mt)
88
Theater
60
Schoolroom
33
Conference
35
U-Shape
30
Reception
75
Banquet
60
The Grand Ballroom B
Dimensions (LxWxH)
11x13.3x5
Area (sq.mt)
146.3
Theater
100
Schoolroom
84
Conference
49
U-Shape
33
Reception
150
Banquet
132
The Grand Ballroom
Dimensions (LxWxH)
33x13.3x5.1
Area (sq.mt)
438.9
Theater
450
Schoolroom
216
Conference
200
U-Shape
100
Reception
500
Banquet
408
The Golden Room B
Dimensions (LxWxH)
8x11x4
Area (sq.mt)
88
Theater
60
Schoolroom
33
Conference
36
U-Shape
30
Reception
75
Banquet
60
The Grand Ballroom A
Dimensions (LxWxH)
11x13x5
Area (sq.mt)
143
Theater
100
Schoolroom
84
Conference
49
U-Shape
33
Reception
150
Banquet
132
The Golden Room A
Dimensions (LxWxH)
8x11x4
Area (sq.mt)
88
Theater
60
Schoolroom
33
Conference
35
U-Shape
30
Reception
75
Banquet
60
The Golden Room D
Dimensions (LxWxH)
6x11x4
Area (sq.mt)
66
Theater
56
Schoolroom
24
Conference
25
U-Shape
25
Reception
50
Banquet
48
The Athenian Hall
Dimensions (LxWxH)
12x8x2.8
Area (sq.mt)
96
Theater
-
Schoolroom
-
Conference
-
U-Shape
-
Reception
100
Banquet
-
The Royal Room
Dimensions (LxWxH)
11x13x4.5
Area (sq.mt)
143
Theater
98
Schoolroom
60
Conference
60
U-Shape
45
Reception
120
Banquet
108
The Boardroom
Dimensions (LxWxH)
8x5x2.5
Area (sq.mt)
40
Theater
-
Schoolroom
-
Conference
15
U-Shape
-
Reception
-
Banquet
-
Chairman's
Dimensions (LxWxH)
9x3x2.7
Area (sq.mt)
27
Theater
-
Schoolroom
-
Conference
12
U-Shape
-
Reception
-
Banquet
-
Diplomat's
Dimensions (LxWxH)
9x3x2.5
Area (sq.mt)
27
Theater
-
Schoolroom
-
Conference
12
U-Shape
-
Reception
-
Banquet
-
Churchill's
Dimensions (LxWxH)
7x3.3x4.7
Area (sq.mt)
23.1
Theater
-
Schoolroom
-
Conference
12
U-Shape
-
Reception
-
Banquet
-
The Executive Room
Dimensions (LxWxH)
5x5.5x2.3
Area (sq.mt)
27
Theater
24
Schoolroom
-
Conference
12
U-Shape
15
Reception
-
Banquet
20
Banquet
Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.
Conference and Hollow Square
Appropriate for interactive discussions and note-taking sessions for fewer than 25 people. Many hotels have elegant "boardrooms" for 10 to 20 people, equipped with full audiovisual capabilities, a writing board, cork board and a flip chart.
E-Shape, U-Shape and T-Shape
Appropriate for groups of fewer than 40 people. These are best for interaction with a leader seated at the head of the setup. Audiovisual is usually best set up at the open end of the seating.
Theater
Appropriate for large sessions and short lectures that do not require extensive note-taking. This is a convenient setup to use before breaking into discussion or role-playing groups because chairs can be moved.
Reception
Stand-up social function where beverages and light foods are served. Foods may be presented on small buffet tables or passed by servers. May precede a meal function.
Schoolroom or Classroom
The most desirable setup for medium to large-size lectures. Requires a relatively large room. Tables provide attendees with space for spreading out materials and taking notes.
Ovals and Rounds
Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.
Audio-Visual Equipment
  • 35MM Projector
  • AV Technician
  • Film Projector with Screen
  • LCD Panel
  • LCD Projector
  • Microphone
  • Overhead Projector
  • PA System
  • TV
  • TV Production Service Provider
  • Teleconferencing
  • Video Camera
  • Videoconferencing
  • Walkie Talkies
  • Wired Internet
Event Services
  • Carpenter
  • Certified Meeting Planner
  • Decorator
  • Electrician
  • Event Lighting
  • Locksmith
  • Message Service
  • Photographer
  • Registration Service
  • Security Guards
Event Equipment & Supplies
  • Blackboards
  • Direction Signs
  • Easels
  • Lobby Bulletin Board
  • Name Cards
  • Pens / Pencils / Notepad
  • Podium Lectern
  • Polling Devices
  • Portable Stage
  • Spotlights
  • Stack Chairs
  • Tables
Business Services
  • Computers
  • Copy Service
  • Fax Service
  • Printers
Catering Services
  • Afternoon Break:€21.50 / Person
  • Coffee Break:€21.50 / Person
  • Continental Breakfast:€33.00 / Person
  • Dinner:€136.00 / Person
  • Full Breakfast:€40.50 / Person
  • Lunch:€136.00 / Person
  • Reception:€79.50 / Person