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    Athens Backpackers

    12 Makri Str. | Makrigianni, Athens 117 42, Greece
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    Overview
    • Excellent38%
    • Very good46%
    • Average11%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    “walking tour” (46 reviews)
    “rooftop bar” (69 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (19 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

    a little pricy but it's a great location. staffs are nice and room is pretty good. bring extra slippers cos the bathroom will become a pool because of clogging, didn't stay for the breakfast though, but the hangout room was nice and easy.More

    Thank SorensenL
    Response from Athensstudios, Διευθυντής at Athens BackpackersResponded 18 June 2017

    Dear Guest, We appreciate you taking the time to provide us with such detailed feedback about your stay. Our locations is definitely one of the things we are very proud of about our hostel. I am very sorry to hear that several things throughout your...More

    Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

    I stayed at this hostel 3 times over the course of 2 weeks solely because of its proximity to the subway lines. Being so close to Acropoli is actually the main selling point of this place. However I don't really think this hostel deserves as...More

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    Response from Athensstudios, Διευθυντής at Athens BackpackersResponded 15 June 2017

    Thank you for your candid feedback. I am very sorry to hear that your stay at the hotel was not up to par. Please note that this information has been passed on to our concerned staff. Despite this, we hope to be able to welcome...More

    Reviewed 21 December 2016

    I absolutely loved this hostel! It is in a beautiful part of Athens, just a few minutes from the Acropolis and walking distance from Syntagma Square (where the airport bus drops you off). The directions they gave for finding the hostel were very helpful. The...More

    Thank Jessica G
    Response from Athensstudios, Διευθυντής at Athens BackpackersResponded 15 June 2017

    Dear Happy Guest. Thank you for giving us a perfect rating and for recommending our hostel to other travelers. I'm sure our entire hostel staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your stay. Take care!

    Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

    From other backpackers hostels that I have visited this wasn't the worst but not the best either. Clean, of course cheap, compaired to what you can find in the centre of Athens, but kind of depressive. No special events or fun.More

    Thank Sofia L
    Response from Athensstudios, General Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 12 December 2016

    Dear Sofia, Thank you for your feedback. We try our best to create a good vibe here at the backpackers' common area with good tunes, wine and draft beer available so our guests stay warm and get the party going. We also have Karaoke nights...More

    Reviewed 10 December 2016

    My new favourite in Athens! On Monday I decided to treat myself to Athens Backpackers in the luxurious district around the Akropoli. It's not that much more expensive than the far less glamorous options in Omonia but is WELL worth it. And when you factor...More

    Thank Ione M
    Response from Athensstudios, General Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 12 December 2016

    Dear Ione, This review has left us extremely happy! The one thing we aim for the most is our guests feeling comfortable and at ease during their time spent among us. Thanks so much for your feedback and hope to see you next year! Best,...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$28 - US$147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Thissio / Makriyanni
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    • Athens Backpackers Hotel Athens
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    Traveller (128)
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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
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    .26 km away
     
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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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    19 October 2016|
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    Response from Anastasia218 | Reviewed this property |
    train from airport to athens downtown
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    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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