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I stayed for one month after trying two other hostels in Athens. I stayed in three different rooms.
Location: Very near the Acropolis, 5 minutes from Syntagma, 12 minutes from Monastiraki, and a free walking tour starts just across the road. Being out of the...More
There was nothing really special about this hostel other than the perfect location. If all you need is a place to sleep, it's good but I wouldn't spend more time than needed. The bathrooms really need to be updated, but the rooms were fine and...More
I know the term 'service' and 'hostel' don't always fit in the same positive sentence.
The location was great. The Plaka is the best place to stay. We considered staying in Monstraki. But really pleased we stayed in this area instead. Was a great base...More
Location, Location, Location - 3 Minutes to Acropolis Metro Station;
5 Minutes to Syntagma Square (Airport Bus), 10 Minutes to Monastiraki (pedestrian zone);
Large common Area (outsite and insite (Winter Garden/Sun Room);
Kitchen and Guest-Fridge for self-caterer;
On top it is a hotel,...More
The place is easy to find and superbly located. Staff is helpful. Prices are cheap and you actually get (a modest but filling) breakfast for free.
There is a lovely courtyard to hang around, eat, read, socialize etc, Its surrounded with greenery and some cats...More
US$22 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Due to its proximity to the Acropolis, Plaka remains the area where the majority of foreign visitors stay and play. Its attractive features include small squares, some notable museums and the beautiful Mitropolis cathedral, as well as a host of places to stay, eat and drink. Its pedestrian zones make it a pleasant place to escape from the city’s notorious traffic. Adrianou and Kidathineon Streets contain a
number of souvenir shops, offering classier items than you will find in the Flea Market. The most rewarding section to explore is the upper reaches towards the Acropolis itself, where many old stone houses with tiled roofs have survived. Up here you can find leafier corners and the odd quaint taverna with unobstructed views of the ancient rock.
You need to take the subway from the airport towards syntagma square and then walk 5 minutes down Amalias boulevard towards sygrou boulevard and the hotel is going to be on your right hand, on a small street. Good luck! :)