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Arethusa Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   6-8 Mitropoleos & 12 Nikis St, Athens 10563, Greece
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my girlfriend stayed here for four nights and enjoyed the breakfast, and the room which was clean and tidy... There is an option to store the belongings in the -1 floor. The hotel is close to the monastiraky and syntagma squares and to the plaka area. Acropolis hill is also accesible by foot.

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Limassol, Cyprus
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I must admit that this time we stayed at the hotel i was surprised towards better . The renovation they done to the rooms ( Remove the old carpet and replaced it with solid wood floor , renovated the bathrooms ) was nice . It totally change the rooms . The hotel is know a very good place to stay... More

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Lisbon, Portugal
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is bad, WiFi was terrible, air conditioning did not work at all, small and outdated WC, there is no isolation between rooms and it is very noisy. The staff is nice, the location is great. And that's all... For this price there are more Pleasant choices. Just look around.

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Arethusa hotel is in a great location at the center of Athens - close to public transport and the shops. As for the hotel, I think it should upgrade its services and renovate its rooms....I stayed with my parents last week for a few days. From the moment we entered the room, we noticed that the fridge didn't work... More

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here twice, on either end of a month long stay in Greece. And both times I had no complaints about the hotel. Yes, it is simple and not luxury, but I always found it clean and accommodating. The front staff were very nice, and on more than one occasion I had the elevator door opened for me by... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Arethusa hotel is in a great location for sightseeing - close to public transport and the hop-on-hop-off bus which we used. As for the hotel, I think 'dated' is a good word. It could do with a revamp and an upgrade to the amenities and new blankets that aren't stained. One of the two locks on the door didn't... More

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Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stay for few nights and Change few rooms due to the air conditioning, all the rooms are the same for the air-conditioning not working. If you can avoid this hotel because there are better horels around.

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Rhodes
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Arethusa is an old-fashioned but clean hotel with polite, helpful staff and a surprisingly good café bar/restaurant attached. Comfortable bed and pillow! Very convenient for metro, buses and trams and for shopping. As a woman travelling alone I felt very safe here even though it was very close to Syntagma Square and there were a lot of armed police... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

+ + very convenient location, close to main sights, Acropolis, restaurants and shops + Breakfast + price - bit outdated but comfortable beds - parking (thats obvious like in all main cities) Perfect for a short city trip, it was a good choice

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Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed with my daughter for one night in this hotel in June 2013 and I can recommend it. Great location to visit Acropolis and other most popular touristic places. Metro station is very near and simply to find. Bus stop for touristic bus with trip on Athens and port Piraeus is exactly few meters from hotel. Great place to... More

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Address: 6-8 Mitropoleos & 12 Nikis St, Athens 10563, Greece
Location: Greece > Attica > Athens
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Arethusa Hotel 3*
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