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Byron Hotel

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  • Average24%
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  • Terrible19%
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“rooftop cafe”(3 reviews)
“ancient athens”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Rooftop Bar
Rooftop Terrace
Breakfast included
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed October 4, 2017

STAY AWAY!!! DO NOT STAY IN THIS HOTEL. HORRIBLE!!!! This is by far the WORST experience I have ever had when traveling. The staff is EXTREMELY unfriendly, even AGGRESSIVE, the facilities are old and run down, there's no shower curtain or holder for the shower...More

3  Thank Ryan D
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

This is the worst experience I have had at a hotel. We have booked this hotel because of its location and we wanted a room with a view. While the location as well as the view of the acropolis were great, everything else about this...More

3  Thank Aiste J
Reviewed September 26, 2017

I'm honestly not sure how to explain our experience compared to what I've read. We stayed in room 11 on the main floor, and the room was clean, the bathroom was clean, the beds were fine ... in other words, as good as any average...More

Thank P N
Reviewed September 21, 2017

Do not go near the place to stay. Do not trust the photos on their website. The rooms are closer to those you'd find in a basic hostel rather than a hotel that calls itself '3 star'. Glaring recessed lights above beds with no individual...More

2  Thank GreekophileLondon
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Could see some of the acropolis as the hotel is right underneath it. Great position in the Plaka. Room average size, bathroom small and horrible. At least needs new carpet and paint. Staff not welcoming except the lady at breakfast was nice. Breakfast very ordinary....More

2  Thank Gwen G
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Greece > Attica > Athens > Plaka
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Byron Hotel Athens
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Due to its proximity to the Acropolis, Plaka remains
the area where the majority of foreign visitors stay
and play. Its attractive features include small
squares, some notable museums and the beautiful
Mitropolis cathedral, as well as a host of places to
stay, eat and drink. Its pedestrian zones make it a
pleasant place to escape from the city’s notorious
traffic. Adrianou and Kidathineon Streets contain a
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"If you get a view room, it's also going to be fronting the busy pedestrian street."
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"The picture the hotel uses of the Acropolis view is from the rooftop and NOT the room. Room view is the WALL..."
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"book high floor room with balcony and Acropolis view."
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"Stay away from this hotel. It was a nightmare"
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