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Athens Backpackers

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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“walking tour”(47 reviews)
“bed dorm”(21 reviews)
“rooftop bar”(106 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
Rooftop Terrace
2 Star Hotel
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Offers & Announcements: Free breakfast with your stay
Offers from Athens Backpackers
Offers & Announcements: Free breakfast with your stay
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hostel is in such a great location, and at night you can see the Parthenon from the rooftop bar. The staff here are awesome, so helpful and really fun. It is so easy to meet people and make friends here. I really recommend spending...More

Thank Georgina Y
Property's Favourite Review
Reviewed 23 October 2017

This hostel was really good! The staff were super friendly and helpful! Rooms were really clean and everywhere was tidy. Free breakfast was decent. The atmosphere was amazing here. Between the pub down the road and the rooftop bar at the hostel it is really...More

Thank Raelene Y
Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 26 October 2017

What a wonderful review, we truly appreciate your trust in us. I am very happy to hear that our staff and service met your needs and expectations. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hostel in the near future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked total of 7 days on both properties (2 days backpackers, 2 days studios and 3 days back in backpackers). On my arrival date, I was told that backpackers is fully-booked hence i will stay 1 day only in backpacker and will be UPGRADED...More

Thank Iamellie A
Response from Athensstudios, General Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest we are very proud of our levels of security in protecting our guests. We have a very flexible cancellation policy much more flexible than most properties. And you actually requested a upgrade and where given one complimentary by the shift manager. Our staff...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing location, good neighbourhood, sweetest staff EVER, big room, good cleanance and an amazing acropole view from the rooftop. Nice atmosphere, good breakfast and a great happy hour at the sunset! highly reccomended! <3 <3 <3

Thank Bruna D
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Hostels excellent, provides everything it pledges and more. Tremendously enjoyed my stay, arrived on my first night from travelling solo with lost baggage and the staff made me feel at ease after getting off to a bad start. Stay goes above and beyond to make...More

Thank ciaralavery
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
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US$24 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$24 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Nearby
Thissio / Makriyanni
Named after the well-preserved Thission (ancient
temple of Hephaestus), Thissio is blessed with a small
wooded park and some less frenetic streets that offer
numerous quieter places to stay and eat. Largely
pedestrianised Apostolou Pavlou Street runs between
the Acropolis and forested Filopappou Hill, well worth
climbing for more great panoramas, until it merges
with Dionysiou Areopagitou Street. This leads to the
...More
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Intrepid524
21 April 2017|
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Response from Athensstudios | Property representative |
Hi! There are many supermarkets located in the area at walking distance between 2-5 minutes depending which one you choose!
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kljensen56
18 February 2017|
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Response from Athensstudios | Property representative |
Hi, The 6 person delux dorm is at the athensstudios property a 3 min walk from the backpackers and has a kitchen in the room. Its slightly bigger and is newer. Both are fantastic options but I personally prefer the 6... More
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Eve R
19 October 2016|
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Response from Anastasia218 | Reviewed this property |
train from airport to athens downtown
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"I had number 2 with only 3 beds."
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"Get the 3 bed dorm if possible, it's better for getting some sleep unless you're a partier"
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"Female only room was great"
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"They do have studio suites two blocks walk away from the main hostel location that everyone knows..."
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