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Reviewed 31 October 2016

The primary reason to stay at Hotel Phaedra is its location. It's just a few minutes from the Acropolis and is in a good central location. It is clean and not too expensive for such a well-situated hotel. The service is friendly (though sometimes the manager on duty didn't speak English well enough for me to communicate easily). The main...

Thank William B
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We stayed 3 nights in this friendly basic family run hotel. We chose a room with private bathroom at a slightly higher but still very reasonable rate for this excellent location. The hotel is ideally located for exploring Athens. Our long narrow balcony opened onto a view of the Acropolis on one side and a lovely quiet square with church...

Thank suejohnw
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night and it was okay. Pros: Situated right in the center. Walkable distance to Acropolis, Syntagma, Monasteraki and Plaka. There are cafes, restaurants and shops everywhere though a bit expensive because it's a tourist spot. Cons: Very basic and room is small. It was hard to move around with luggage. Our toilet is outside the room. The...

Thank melaidoodles
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We had 4 nights here. 3 of us (2 adults and a teenager) stayed in a triple room with an ensuite bathroom. Small and basic but very clean, safe and comfortable with a little balcony overlooking on old square and church. The location of this hotel in Plaka must be unbeatable. We walked non stop for 4 days. The 24hr...

Thank Maddie K
England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Stayed here a the Phaedra Hotel in Plaka, approximately a year ago in Nov. The amazing location and views were the attraction for our booking decision. The hotel has an exceptional panaromic view of the Acropolis and Athens city from the roof terrace. The affordable, basic rooms are comfortable, clean and safe, at a fantastic price. Friendly, reserved, respectful staff,...

Thank TwoFemales
Amstelveen, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Nice and friendly hotel. Spacious and clean rooms. Breakfast just basic, just bread, jam and coffee. Excellent location. Everything you can reach from walking distance. Nice view from the roof (see photo).

Thank JvdB19
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Rooms are very basic but clean. Value for money given the fantastic location. We had the room with the external private bathroom. The view of the Acropolis from our balcony made this place worthwhile. Great place if you are traveling on a budget. They have a 24 hr desk service.

Thank poojasm
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The location is all you're really getting with this hotel, but the location is perfect. Easy walking distance to the sites, bar, restaurants and train station. Basic rooms, but many come with balconies with nice views and are all air conditioned which is so necessary but I've found hotels in Athens without! I'd definitely return purely for the location. The...

1Thank Beccy R
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 13 August 2016

I gave this hotel average rating due to the location. The location couldn't be beat. It was walking distance for every most main attraction in Athens (Acropolis, Museum, Plaka, etc.) and a short walk from the exit of subway station (we came directly from the airport). We only stayed 1 night in Athens (if you are staying longer, I would...

Thank Vanessa L
Reviewed 8 August 2016

The location is fabulous close to everything. Acropolis , museum , national gardens, and of course Plaka. We book a room that had a balcony with view to acropolis and the famous Daphines. We really enjoyed the location for 3 night stay and rooms are small but this reflects prices.Remember you also get Plaka and unforgettable views. Sopping is at...

1Thank elzabeth

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Staying in Monastiraki

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Monastiraki is a souvenir-hunting enclave with a difference. Apart from the dramatic backdrop of the Acropolis, its network of alleys and pedestrianized streets surround the remains of both the Greek and Roman agoras, adding the quaint concept that this is where the ancients also came to shop. Named after the tiny monastery church at its center, Monastiraki Square is a lively spot by day or night, with street peddlers vying for your attention to sell you nuts and sweets. Down beside the metro station, the official Flea Market is an unbroken row of souvenir shops until you come to antique-oriented Platia Avissinias, while Pandrossou Street on the other side of the square offers more tourist shopping. The pedestrianized street beside the Greek Agora is lined with cafés offering fine views.
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Additional Information about Hotel Phaedra

Address: Cherefontos 16 & Adrianou Street, Athens 105 58, Greece
Region: Greece > Attica > Athens > Monastiraki
Price Range: ₹ 2,359 - ₹ 5,055 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 21
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Phaedra Hotel Athens
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#30 Best Value Hotel in Athens
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“Some rooms have balconies with views of the Acropolis”
 of 5 bubbles WilliamB441, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for balcony and private bathroom if you want those as not all rooms have them.”
 of 5 bubbles suejohnw, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room located on higher floor, with view of Acropolis. Think most rooms face that way, anyway.”
 of 5 bubbles TwoFemales, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Book if you want a good location and price!!”
 of 5 bubbles elzabeth, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“obviously ask room with balcony looking at the acropolis”
 of 5 bubbles Thorensen, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
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