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Economy Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5 Kleisthenous street, Athens 10552, Greece
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Ranked #71 of 325 hotels in Athens
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013
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  • 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
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Budapest, Hungary
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

I stayed there for one night, on my way to the airport in Athens. The hotel staff was very kind and helpfull. The room was clean, having everything you need for short term period, and the breakfast was very good. It's excellent for a city hotel. The location is great if you want to visit all important sightseeings in Athens,... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This hotel is perfectly situated for the main sights and has very good public transport links nearby. Our room was very clean and, although small for three adults, adequate for a short stay. The desk staff were very pleasant and helpful. On the downside, the area away from the main street (Athena) seemed a little seedy at night -so common... More

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Clearwater, Florida
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

We stayed here on our first few nights of our travels in and around the Greek Islands. I can't say more about the location. It is in easy walking distance to the Acropolis, the Plaka shopping district and other local markets. The day and night persons, John and George bent over backwards to help us with patience and kindness and... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

The rooms are not well sound proofed and the reception does not care much about rowdy student travelers. Bring earplugs and be ready to need more sleep. Breakfast was OK. Internet access was OK. We'd look for a better location next time.

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Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

Love, Love, Love!! The staff was always helpful, they were able to give us directions to where we wanted to go with no problems, the day staff was always willing to give us more information and history of Athens. They were able to set up a side trip for us and the bus picked us up at the door. Free... More

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Berlin, Germany
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5 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012

I visited in December, so it was off-season, and the rates were excellent and included breakfast (less than GBP100 for 7 nights). The staff are on hand 24/7 and helpful and friendly. The room was a comfortable size and cleaned every day. The breakfast was fairly basic, cereal, fruit, yoghurt, etc. but more than I expected and all you can... More

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Halesowen, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

This hotel is just a 10 minute walk from Monasteraki Square tube station which in turn is 45 min tube journey from Athens airport. "Economy" is within very easy walking distance of all the main sites.The aforementioned square is a must as the sun goes down-all life is here. Have a beer sitting alongside Hadrians Library with the Parthenon lit... More

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Basel, Switzerland
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104 reviews 104 reviews
31 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

Excellent location, 10 minutes walk to the most popular sites in Athens. It is a very good value for money, very basic hotel, old but well maintained. The room was very clean and the staff was helpful. We were provided a map of the city and directions to find places. There are cheap market places within 5 minutes walking distance... More

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Capetown
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

The Economy is one of the better budget hotels in Athens. Rooms are well maintained and the matresses are firm with good quality linen. Breakfast is basic but good. Reception staff are friendly and helpful. Walking distance to most of the major attractions in central Athens.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2012 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights in May 2012. The location is central to the main attractions. Mostly within 15-20 minutes walk. The staff was friendly and offered helpful information and tips to help us familiarize with the surrounding areas. This is a place suitable for short stay and for travelers who are willing to walk and explore the neighborhoods.... More

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Also Known As:
Economy Hotel Athens
Address: 5 Kleisthenous street, Athens 10552, Greece
Location: Greece > Attica > Athens
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Room Service
Hotel Style:
#71 On the Beach Hotel in Athens
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Economy Hotel 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Is a family hotel with 56 rooms all with private facilities, located in the center of Athens, next the City Hall, in Athinas street. The location of hotel allows you easy access in walking distances to the most interesting places in Athens and to the public transportation (Nearest metro stop from the airport is Monastiraki station).Our friendly staff will try to make your stay more pleasant, providing you directions to all the Archaeological sites of the City, Greek taverns or restaurants, shopping areas, the flea market or to any point you wish to visit.Contact with us minimum 3 days before your arrival date to arrange an airport transfer (additional charge) ... more   less 
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