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City Circus Athens

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Sarri 16 | Psirri, Athens 10553, Greece
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Houston, Texas
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This hostel was amazing. The location was wonderful and the staff was so friendly. They had activities every night and a photo booth room that was so unique and fun. I would highly recommend and I would stay again if I went back. We stayed in two different private rooms and both were incredible and more than we expected.

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Αthens
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109 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hostel is misleading for this hotel . The owners have unique taste renovated this beautiful building and you can choose from various beautiful private rooms or of course share with others . Very clean , spacious , with terrace on the rooftop and place to hang out and relax inside . One of the best places to stay in Athens... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

City Circus is located in the Psirri neighborhood, a lively area replete with graffiti and filled with cafes that is convenient to the more touristy neighborhoods around the Acropolis. The beds here are extremely comfortable, and the staff claims that they have won multiple awards for the best hostel beds in Europe. The rooms and common areas are clean and... More 

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Thank Verlin H
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After travelling around for a bit, I fell victim to the travelers cold and I realized I needed a place to wind down in rather than party. I cancelled my reservations at a busier hostel and instead booked City Circus... and I was not disappointed at all! This has been my favourite hostel so far! Definitely worth what you pay.... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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36 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome atmosphere It has an extremely lively socialising room Good dorms n bath room Great location and has a superb view specially from terrace It's walking distance from acropolis An ideal low cost holiday hotel

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Thank hrassai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

Wasn't sure what to expect in Athens as read many reviews about the streets being seedy and unsafe. What rubbish! Cafe culture alive and well and the city is totally mesmerising! City Circus is a blend of hostel and hotel but don't think hostel of old - this place rocks! Attention to detail, spotlessly clean and modern with beautiful interior... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

City Circus is called a hostel but it is not your typical hostel with smelly couches and questionable wiring. It's very modern and has really lovely private rooms as well as less expensive dorm-style lodging. My en suite private room was very comfortable with a sleeping loft. Staff is very friendly and they plan events every night of the week... More 

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Thank Yabolo
Nondas S, Manager at City Circus Athens, responded to this review

Dear Yabolo, thank you for your informative review! We indeed don't have smelly couches or questionable wiring. We would say our wiring is actually quite fine :D Thank you also for the words of praise for the restaurant, our cook is really devoted to her job and her creations are simply delicious. Just so to let you know, the neighbourhood... More 

Coalville, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

I stayed for 5 nights in early December, I was in town to watch the Arsenal vs Olympiakos game and decided to stay a few days after to see the sites. The hostel was easy to find from monostiraki station and check in was quick an simple. I stayed in a 4 bed ensuite dorm on the 2nd floor which... More 

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Nondas S, Manager at City Circus Athens, responded to this review

Dear TheKingOfSummer, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at City Circus. Your words are really rewarding and motivating and we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed it here so much. The breakfast went through some changes since you left. Now we have improved it with scrambled eggs and mini sausages. You must come to... More 

Istanbul-Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

City Circus Athens is simply fantastic...Especially human factor welcomes you very warmly. Every penny is worth booking here. I have never seen a place that is keener to serve and really fully decided to keep the guest satisfaction at its highest possible level. I strongly bet that you can not find this professionalism and perfection even in 5-6 star hotels... More 

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Nondas S, Manager at City Circus Athens, responded to this review

Dear Derya, thank you again for your kind and positive review. It is always nice having you around. There was a lot of changes in the last month and you should come to check it out!!! Kind regards, City Circus More 

Tulsa, Oklahoma
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

This clean hostel does a great job of providing fun activities for its guests. Organized wine tastings and mixers at the connected Zampano restaurants give guests a chance to meet new people. Close to attractions, bars, and other great restaurants. Couldn't ask for a better experience in Athens!

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Nondas S, Manager at City Circus Athens, responded to this review

Dear Tony P, thank you very much for your positive review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay here and all the activities we organize in order to enable our guest to meet their fellow travellers. You couldn't ask for better experience and we couldn't ask for better review! We hope you'll be back soon! Take care, City Circus More 

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