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Athens Backpackers

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12 Makri Str. Makrigianni, Athens 117 42 Greece See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
Rooftop Terrace
2 Star accommodation
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i started traveling all around the world about 3 years ago , I've been to many countries and stayed in many places .Italy is considered a Mediterranean country so i thought i have to visit Greece too.On my first day i checked in and the...More

Thank andrewl0han
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

The walking tour offered through Athens Backpackers is an amazing deal. Only 7 euros and you get taken to all the key sites. It's a great way to orientate yourself, and then you can go back later to enter the specific monuments/ruins you're keen to...More

Thank Andrew J
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

I had such an amazing stay at this hostel. The people are very friendly, speak great English and really give you good recommendations for a great trip. It’s so close to the Akropolis and the city center but still pretty quite during the night. The...More

Thank JudithH1315
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Super hostel in the middle of everything. The dorms are bright and spacious with good showers. The view from the rooftop bar is awesome. Great kitchen that serves up tasty breakfasts. Very helpful staff.

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A never-to-be-forgotten experience.This non-smoking, English speaking joint - great opportunity to meet free-style travelers like you! Free WiFi all day, everyday, everywhere' famous Australian-owned and run More hostel, right in the heart of classical Athens, an up-market area (98% rated best location) that is safe, central and door-to-door from the airport by metro. You'll have an amazing time at AB's, there is always something on from Quiz nights, Karaoke Nights, Walking tours and Happy Hour 7 days a week.Join us for a few nights or as long as you want as the seasons change. Its the best time to see the ancient sites, explore the cobblestone laneways or eat your self silly with world class cuisine. You can do amazing day trips to places like the Temple of Posideon and Medieval Nemea which are only 2 hours a way on the bus. Its hard not to love Athens as much us we do, and we promise to look after you every step of the way. We hope to see you soon! No hidden charges (no penalties for using credit cards) free breakfast, free tea and coffee all day and luggage storage.* Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$18 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Athens Backpackers Hotel Athens
Location
Greece > Attica > Athens > Thissio / Makriyanni
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$18 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Athens Backpackers Hotel Athens
Location
Greece > Attica > Athens > Thissio / Makriyanni
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Room & Suite (112)
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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
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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."
barryc503
26 Oct 2017
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"Get the 3 bed dorm if possible, it's better for getting some sleep unless you're a partier"
MaritimesGuy
29 Jun 2017
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"Female only room was great"
mikri2011
28 Feb 2017
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"They do have studio suites two blocks walk away from the main hostel location that everyone knows..."
michaelwadel
14 Feb 2017
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