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Athens Backpackers

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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“walking tour”(47 reviews)
“bed dorm”(20 reviews)
“rooftop bar”(73 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
Rooftop Terrace
2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewswalking tourbed dormrooftop bargreat locationhard boiled eggsfemale dormfree breakfasttoilet and showerperson rooma nice place to staymetro stationtea and coffeeacropolis lit up at nightcommon areasyour luggagegreat view of the acropolisminute walk
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Reviewed 1 October 2014

We stayed in a 6 bed mixed dorm in the studios building. It was very clean and comfortable, with a nice en suite bathroom. There were an adequate number of power points. Lighting in the room was poor, which made it slightly tricky to see...More

1  Thank bethan659
Reviewed 24 September 2014

I absolutely loved every second of my stay at Athens Backpackers. The location is excellent, right in the center of everything. It cannot be easier to get to and from the airport or the ferries at Piraeus. The rooms were fine, pretty standard as far...More

Thank primetimeswift
Reviewed 21 September 2014 via mobile

There is nothing wrong with this place but it is living on past fame. City Circus was a MUCH better hostel, but the location of Athens Backpackers is hard to beat. The two males at reception were friendly and great but the female was not.

Thank JimmyBNE
Reviewed 17 September 2014

SO as you do after A-Levels me and a girlfriend from school decided to go travelling. As we were short on time and shorter on money we decided to spend a whole week in the city of Athens. The backpackers was more than we had...More

1  Thank Ilana M
Reviewed 16 September 2014

right in from the south slope of the Acropolis! Staff wee organized and friendly! the bathrooms had bad drainage for water on the floors, but everything else was well. a good breakfast and warm comfy (not perfect beds) was great! Rooftop bar was amazing with...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$15 - US$92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$15 - US$92 (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
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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