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Athens Backpackers

12 Makri Street | Makrigianni, Athens 11742, Greece
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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location in the center of Athens and the sight seen tour stops in the front of the hostel and you can reach anything you want it but at the night till 12 a.m. There is is a little bit of distribution from the street but its ok, reasonable price, clean, good wi fi connection and very friendly and helpful... More 

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England, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Greta location and right in the heart of the city. Easy to reach everything by foot within 10 minutes (max). Breakfast is standard but nice and filling (fresh warm bread and hard boiled eggs) and set me up for the day. Rooms were nice and spacious, heating efficient, clean sheets and quiet, friendly staff - couldn't have asked for more... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great location easy to get to from airport cheap food right next to flea market/markets 1 bathroom between 6 (5 girls and 1 male) luckily we seemed to time it right so noone was ever waiting :) staff were helpful and friendly breakfast of eggs, bread and coffee was doable ( i usually eat this anyway so suited me just... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The best thing about Athens Backpackers is the location. It is only 300mts aprox. from the Acropolis, so it is easy to get to the main atraction of the city. It was easy also to get from the airport, just a bus and few minutes walk. The rooms are ok, some of them have a nice balcony. If we want... More 

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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Not only does this place look after you, they will show you the best of everything and teach you everything you need to know, I wanna go back and I would seriously stay back here again, Nothing I would change about this place only that I wanna stay longer there is so much to go in Athens so plan ahead

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Coffeyville, Kansas
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This hostel is situated right at the footsteps of the Acropolis. There's inexpensive food right around the corner from the hostel. You're given a key card to enter your room. The rooms are very clean. The bars at the hostel make it a very social place. The drinks are very cheap, but they're even cheaper during happy hour. The rooftop... More 

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Malmo, Sweden
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

we had a great stay here in october. close to the main attractions such as the museum of parthenon and the actual parthenon on the Acropolis next to it. the hostel was very clean and had nice rooftop bar.

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Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
16 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I booked this hostel based on the great reviews on TripAdvisor and I am glad I did! The rooms are ok, I just missed something to put my stuff on since there it only one very small table which was between 2 other beds. I stayed in a 4 bed dorm with single beds. The matrass was too small for... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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12 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Our first stop in Greece being Athens, this hostel seemed to be the best choice based on reviews and we couldn't agree more! Barely a 5 minute walk from the Acropoli metro station and very close to the Plaka market and Acropolis itself, this location is the best you can get. The hostel gave us a free upgrade to a... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I stayed for 3 nights early October. The rooms were ok (clean, beds were comfortable etc.), and the breakfast was ok too. The staff were all friendly and helpful. But by far the best features of this hostel are the location and the social aspects. It's right by the Acropolis metro station and near to all of the central tourism... More 

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Address: 12 Makri Street | Makrigianni, Athens 11742, Greece
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Location: Greece > Attica > Athens
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
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