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Athens House Hostel

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Reviewed 21 April 2017

I've traveled a lot and stayed in many places but that one was the most disgusting place I've been to. The place is cheap for a reason - they cheat guest. The owner takes to many bookings on purpose and puts people who booked private rooms with strangers in double rooms with additional beds (we arrived late at night and...

1Thank I_cava_I
Bratislava, Slovakia
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I booked it because it was probably the cheapest option to stay in a single room almost in the city center of Athens. Hostel is in an older house, on the 5th floor, luckily with lifts. The receptionist looks really strange, long hair, tired sight, slow motion, very similar to a dealer of some forbidden chemicals... Surprisingly, he was very...

Thank Peter P
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 4 April 2017

If you are on a low budget you will be tempted to stay here, but it's well worth it paying a little bit more for another hostel. Dodgy area, dodgy guests, not very nice staff, dirty room (hairs on the floor level of dirty), old and uncomfortable bed. Although it's Spring we were cold during the night as it is...

Thank Isabelmmp
Reykholt, Iceland
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I was staying here for 4nights, in a 3 bed dormitory and it was nice, quiet area! The receptionist wellcoming wasn t that warm..she gave me 3 keys not even tell me what should i do with them.. one was from downstairs cuz it is a block there, one from my room and one not even now I don t...

Thank GMoraru
Valencia, Spain
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I was for one night ,the bed sheets was clean ,but the matress old and dirty ,they have charged more than I have in my reservation ( was around 6 euros more ) because not room as my booking avalaible .the onwer is look very strainge ...

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2Thank 601mihaelan
Surabaya, Indonesia
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I was arrived quite late by subway. I need to walk about 15 mins from Omonia station. The receptionist speak not good english, but he did his best to greet me. He even make efforts to fine change for my 50 EUR bill. The next day was a bit strange. The showers, are pretty good. Old, but all worked. The...

1Thank soe_the_arts
Reviewed 5 August 2016

When we got out of the airport we had a taxi bring us here. The taxi driver even mentioned that this wasn't in a great location. When we arrived our fears were confirmed. The owner showed us to our room, which smelled horribly. The showers were..okay. Myself and my girlfriend were staying in a room by ourselves and it was...

4Thank Brent C
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

No warm water everywhere, shared WC and shower. Stairs were dirty and in a zone full of drug dependent people... Its placed on the 5th floor, no reception or something at the entrance of the building, only on the 5th floor... the floors till 5th floor are empty, have no light and have broken windows... In the room, we could...

1Thank Carlos G
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 May 2016

I've spent lots of times in various cheap hostels, so I more or less know, what can I get for 10 euro. But it was first time I was in such deep shock. This hostel needs renovation more than anything else - especially the common space (shower is a disaster, kitchen is ugly and dirty, they're asking you to wash...

Thank leuveen
Reviewed 22 May 2016

The place was very clean. The rooms were in a good shape, so was the bathroom. Pricen were more than reasonable. The impression of our stay was devastated by the contact with the owner. We had to sleep in an another histel our first night. It was terribly noisy! Another thing is the smoking policy. They smoke everywhere! In the...

Thank Krzysztof M

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Additional Information about Athens House Hostel

Address: Aristotelous 4, Athens, Greece
Region: Greece > Attica > Athens
Price Range: RM69 - RM206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Athens House Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 75
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“single room ”
601mihaelan, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“ask one with balcony, if it possible”
soe_the_arts, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Keep (far) away from this hostel ! Simpel OK, but ...............dirty ??”
D5666ZTrobertp, 29 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Ask for rooms facing on to the street or all you get is a view of a brick wall.”
WillTheBold, 19 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Note: many of the rooms do not have private bathrooms, and the shared bathrooms looked very dirty.”
leiao105, 7 May 2014 | Read review
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