We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 326 Athens hotels

Economy Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5 Kleisthenous street, Athens 10552, Greece
Hotel amenities
Economy Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 9 more sites!
You added Economy Hotel to your Saves list
Ranked #51 of 326 Hotels in Athens
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014
boissephil Drummondville, Canada
Write a Review

346 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (15)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Drummondville, Canada
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We spent 8 days at the hotel. The front desk staff were always courteous and helpful. It is within walking distance of Athen's main attractions, just next to the market and less than a 10 minute walk to the Plaka area. We were away for a couple of days on a tour and they stored our luggage for free. The... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York City, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

First the positive: Location is central and rooms are relatively clean, including bed sheets. Other than that: Very basic and simplistic. Bathrooms are tiny and in need of upgrade. Shower can't properly fit even a medium-sized adult. Breakfast is bare bones. Not a single offering of fresh fruit or vegetable (and that is in Greece!) And above all, if you... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This is a budget hotel but it punches way above its weight. The room was well sized and clean with small TV and fridge and good Air Con and decent free Wi Fi. The bathroom is very small but you get used to it. The bed was comfortable. The area looks run down but it is not as it appears.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
18 reviews 18 reviews
16 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This hotel is excellent. My room provided everything I needed. It was clean, quiet and comfortable with a fridge and free wi-fi. The breakfast is good for the price and the staff exceptionally friendly and helpful. And there was the added bonus of drinks on sale at reception at kiosk prices. Some may think the location of this hotel -... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
New Delhi, India
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Good budget option, close to Monastiraki and Ommonia station. Walking distance from major attractions. Nice, clean rooms and a superlative customer service . The breakfast was nice with a decent spread. Good budget option for an Athens stay.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

1. Location - excellent location! 3-4 min walk to Ommonia station and 7-10 min walk to Monastiraki (and the monastiraki station). For first timers, Monastiraki is where you start walking up the acropolis (aside from the acropolis metro station). Anyway, the hotel is near the market where you can find lots of olives, fruits, nuts etc. 2. Room not that... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

If you want an excellent budget hotel, stay here. Rooms are comfortable, as are beds. Quiet due to soundproofing. Very clean. Great location - 1 min to Hop on Hop off bus and 5 mins to central markets - fruit, veg, cheeses, meats, fish, bread. Breakfast buffet basic but definitely adequate in a very nice breakfast room. Terrific staff especially... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Beirut, Lebanon
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The hotel's location is great: walking distance to most of Athens' attractions and close to 2 metro stations (Omonia and Monastiraki) The staff was very helpful and extremely friendly, they even gave us advice on where to go and where to eat (and the advice were just perfect) The room we stayed in had a nice view and was always... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
47 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Getting to Economy Hotel is fairly easy and it is about a 10 minute walk from the metro station. It is in walking distance to the Parthenon and all the major sites in Athens. The staff are incredibly friendly and so knowledgeable about Athens and Greece, which absolutely loved. The room I stayed in was basic and the bathroom was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

We visited the hotel with 26 students from a danish highschool. The rooms were plain, but clean and breakfast was good. You could not expect such good service for such a low cost at a 2 star hotel. Just to make it perfect, the hotel has a rooftop terrase with great view over the city.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Economy Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Economy Hotel

Address: 5 Kleisthenous street, Athens 10552, Greece
Location: Greece > Attica > Athens
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Economy Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 56
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Priceline, Hotels.com, Orbitz, HostelWorld, Despegar.com, Travelocity, HostelBookers, Odigeo, TripOnline SA and Tingo so you can book your Economy Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Economy Hotel Athens
Hotel Style:
#49 Family Hotel in Athens
#52 Romantic Hotel in Athens

98 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (88)
Hotel & grounds (28)
Bathroom (8)
View from room (14)
Room/suite (14)
Dining (2)
Other (22)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (11)
Hotel & grounds (3)
Dining (1)
Room/suite (2)
Other (5)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay