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Athens Backpackers

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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“walking tour”(47 reviews)
“bed dorm”(21 reviews)
“rooftop bar”(103 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
Rooftop Terrace
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Instead of other hotels the hostel is always very loud. I know about a lot of in shift working locals and also old people, which were living here there lives before it was changed by the hostel. These people can not sleep because they are...More

Thank theathea1
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 1 week ago

This was really easy to get to via metro. Breakfast was free which was nice. I was just stopping over for a night and it was exactly what I needed. I liked that my room had a bathroom and second sink attached。 Lighting in the...More

Thank ontheway419
Reviewed 1 week ago

The beds were adequately comfortable; very standard hostel bunks. However, the amenities make this the best place I have stayed while backpacking. The free breakfast is good (amazing jam), cheap drinks at the bar, discount at their restaurant, cheap left luggage, good WiFi, and the...More

Thank SarahReviewer
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a terrible experience trying to check in to our airbnb, my sister stumbled across this hostel where the staff was so friendly and accommodating. They gave us incredible restaurant recommendations. The location is super close to the acropolis and a street of restaurants and...More

Thank Cynthia A
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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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
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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US$20 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$20 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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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
22 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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Room Tips
"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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