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    Athens Backpackers

    12 Makri Str. | Makrigianni, Athens 117 42, Greece
    011 30 21 1198 3514
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    • Excellent39%
    • Very good44%
    • Average11%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    “walking tour” (46 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (20 reviews)
    “rooftop bar” (71 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Rooftop Bar
    Multilingual Staff
    Rooftop Terrace
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 18 October 2014

    This hostel is situated right at the footsteps of the Acropolis. There's inexpensive food right around the corner from the hostel. You're given a key card to enter your room. The rooms are very clean. The bars at the hostel make it a very social...More

    1  Thank BrianW1979
    Reviewed 14 October 2014

    we had a great stay here in october. close to the main attractions such as the museum of parthenon and the actual parthenon on the Acropolis next to it. the hostel was very clean and had nice rooftop bar.

    Thank Marcus P
    Reviewed 14 October 2014

    I booked this hostel based on the great reviews on TripAdvisor and I am glad I did! The rooms are ok, I just missed something to put my stuff on since there it only one very small table which was between 2 other beds. I...More

    Thank travel_my_world1988
    Reviewed 11 October 2014

    Our first stop in Greece being Athens, this hostel seemed to be the best choice based on reviews and we couldn't agree more! Barely a 5 minute walk from the Acropoli metro station and very close to the Plaka market and Acropolis itself, this location...More

    1  Thank nam_gypseagal
    Reviewed 11 October 2014

    I stayed for 3 nights early October. The rooms were ok (clean, beds were comfortable etc.), and the breakfast was ok too. The staff were all friendly and helpful. But by far the best features of this hostel are the location and the social aspects....More

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    • Thissio / Makriyanni
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    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
    Airotel Parthenon
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    .23 km away
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Questions & Answers
    22 April 2017|
    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!
    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
    Eve R
    19 October 2016|
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    Response from Anastasia218 | Reviewed this property |
    train from airport to athens downtown
    Room Tips
    "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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    "Rooms on higher floor"
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