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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 22 August 2017 via mobile

Hello, I booked his with high expectations as it was highly recommended. The receptionist welcomed us very rudely at 9.30am when we reached. We had requested on booking.com for an early check-in. We agreed to wait for sometime as it was not reasonable to expect...More

Thank Meeta S
Response from Davo F, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 25 August 2017

Hi Meeta, We are really sorry you had a bad experience with us. I personally spoke to Yolanda the reception person working that day and she distinctly remembers the communication with you. I think there is nothing we could have done on that day to...More

Reviewed 22 August 2017

Really enjoyed this hostel, the location is really great! Although elevators are so small, everything else was pretty good. Breakfast was served next door and staff was quite helpful!! The view from the rooftop for Acropolis was awesome too, would definitely recommend and would stay...More

Thank ilemetz
Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 27 August 2017

Dear Guest. Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback about your stay at our hostel. I'm glad that you found our location convenient. Were you able to explore the area? If not, you can visit us again and we are happy...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

I'd probably rate this place somewhere between very good and average. If you're on a budget and want a good base for exploring Athens, then it's a great fit for you. The good: - The location can't be beaten, it is so close to everything...More

Thank Lucy C
Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 27 August 2017

I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you would recommend us to a friend. We hope to welcome you back to the hostel in the near future.

Reviewed 26 July 2017

Had a great experience here. Had an easy check in and out that was open 24 hours a day, with friendly and helpful staff. Was in a 6 person room. Beds were comfy enough and it wasn't too loud. Would have liked a powerpoint near...More

Thank Sophie P
Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 1 August 2017

Dear Traveler. Thank you for your review and for choosing our hostel. I'm happy that you enjoyed your stay and I'm looking forward to having you again as a guest in our hostel.

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

My stay here was awesome Close to all of the main attractions, nice neat aircon!! Rooms Reception ppl are nice and helpful, and my favourite the ROOFTOP bar with Lucas the bar tender is a must friendly and makes great cocktails! Greek bbq by Peter...More

Thank Claytonsi
Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 15 July 2017

Dear Traveler. Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am very happy to hear that our staff made your feel at home. This is really one of the things that we try to maintain in our hostel. Hoping to...More

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US$20 - US$140 (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
21 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
17 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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