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    Athens Backpackers

    12 Makri Str. | Makrigianni, Athens 117 42, Greece
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good44%
    • Average11%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    “walking tour” (47 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (20 reviews)
    “rooftop bar” (72 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Reviewed 21 November 2014

    great location easy to get to from airport cheap food right next to flea market/markets 1 bathroom between 6 (5 girls and 1 male) luckily we seemed to time it right so noone was ever waiting :) staff were helpful and friendly breakfast of eggs,...More

    Thank Lots A
    Reviewed 13 November 2014

    The best thing about Athens Backpackers is the location. It is only 300mts aprox. from the Acropolis, so it is easy to get to the main atraction of the city. It was easy also to get from the airport, just a bus and few minutes...More

    1  Thank Irina V
    Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

    Not only does this place look after you, they will show you the best of everything and teach you everything you need to know, I wanna go back and I would seriously stay back here again, Nothing I would change about this place only that...More

    Thank Tonyahmazing
    Reviewed 18 October 2014

    This hostel is situated right at the footsteps of the Acropolis. There's inexpensive food right around the corner from the hostel. You're given a key card to enter your room. The rooms are very clean. The bars at the hostel make it a very social...More

    1  Thank BrianW1979
    Reviewed 14 October 2014

    we had a great stay here in october. close to the main attractions such as the museum of parthenon and the actual parthenon on the Acropolis next to it. the hostel was very clean and had nice rooftop bar.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 15 - US$ 92 (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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    • Greece >
    • Attica >
    • Athens >
    • Thissio / Makriyanni
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    • Athens Backpackers Hotel Athens
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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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    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
    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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    "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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