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Athens Backpackers

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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“walking tour”(47 reviews)
“bed dorm”(21 reviews)
“rooftop bar”(103 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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Special Deal: Free breakfast with your stay
Offers from Athens Backpackers
Special Deal: Free breakfast with your stay
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

We did not use one of the hostelrooms with several beds, but had a small appartment with kitchenette, shower facilities etc. This was a good choice. We also stayed in Backpackers nr 2 which is nearby nr 1. Overall good deal, nice staff, decent breakfast...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The hostel is in a great location with all the must see sights within walking distance. There is a metro line nearby and plenty of restaurants to choose from. The free breakfast is ok considering that it's free, l wasn't expecting much. It consists of...More

Thank 9globetrotter
Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 7 March 2018

Dear Guest, Thanks so much for writing a review and for your kind comments. We are happy you were pleased with the location and the breakfast. Excuse any inconveniences you might have experienced during your stay. We appreciate all feedback and hope to see you...More

Reviewed 20 February 2018

Great ubication, you have to take 1 subway from the internation airport (10 euros. - the taxi to the airport is 40 euros). When we arrived at the hostel, they moved us to another hostel near it (Athens Studios) without our knowledge. The rooms are...More

Thank juanimohorade97
Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 7 March 2018

Dear Guest, Thanks so much for taking time to write a review and for your kind words. We appreciate all comments and hope to see you again in the future! Till then, safe travels!

Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Very near to acropolis museum. Near the museum there are brothers who sell the simit bread that cost u only 1€. Around the neighborhood have many shops to buy card or survenior to buy with cost 1 -2€ also.

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Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 7 March 2018

Hey! Thanks so much for your kind words! We are happy you enjoyed your stay with us and found the location super convenient. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 22 January 2018

Good hostel, right next to the Acopolis of Athens, with a rooftop bar of the city around around. The front desk appears to be active 24/7, the staff were freindly and helpful (speaking English as well). The rooms were comfortable, with lockers in them for...More

Thank MattSRob
Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 28 January 2018

Dear Guest. Thank you for your positive comments. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that the location was of your liking! I hope your next stay is just around the corner. Hope to see you again soon.

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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$25 - US$171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$25 - US$171 (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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