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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)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
Rooftop Terrace
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 24 April 2015

As we were a group of six traveling together, we got "upgraded" to the studios. At first we really liked it because it was like a hotel room, but at a hostel price. Then it got really weird. Two people in our party left early,...More

1  Thank dmabel w
Reviewed 2 April 2015

Upon arrival, the reception workers were so kind and welcoming!! They were more than willing to help with directions, itineraries, and food suggestions (WAY above par). The hostel really felt like home. And housed some awesome people. Made great friends with the workers and other...More

1  Thank emmyciabattoni
Reviewed 11 March 2015 via mobile

Positives : great location good rooms and common areas Negatives; one shower per floor and there is about 6 rooms a floor so have to wait a while Overall it is a nice place to stay the location done it for me and is worth...More

1  Thank Thomas k
Reviewed 20 February 2015

First, the good points. The hostel is extremely well located being very close to Plaka, the Acropolis, the metro and hire car offices on Leof. Andrea Siggrou. It is only about 10 / 15 minutes to walk to Syntagma metro station from where you can...More

2  Thank 01STAY01
Reviewed 9 February 2015

I stayed at the other location around the corner and absolutely loved it! the staff were great and the rooms were great with a balcony to look out onto the action of the town. a short walk from amazing food and souvlaki ( cheap) also...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
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US$21 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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"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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