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Athens Backpackers

12 Makri Street | Makrigianni, Athens 11742, Greece
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    4 of 5 stars
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The location is definitely the best quality of the Athens Backpackers hostel. It's right next to the Acropolis and close enough to the center (2 subway stations away, you can even go on foot). I had a great time there and would definitely stay again! However, I had a few bad surprises: - the free breakfast they offer is just... More 

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Broadbeach, Australia
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These guys were super easy to deal with over the internet and booking questions and replied to my emails overnight which I really appreciated. The hostel has one of the best positions of any hostel I've stayed in around the world , right under the Acropolis and for value for money must be one of the best-why would you stay... More 

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Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

That was THE BEST stay I've ever had in a hostel! great location, just down the street from the Acropolis and a nice 5 minute walk from the center. Metro stop isn't even a block! plenty of variety near by ,with cool cafes and fancy restaurants to 2eurogyroz(tasty)! The staff were very helpful and as friendly as can be. The... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed with a friend of mine at the Athens Studios. We spent 8 nights in one of their studios (2 rooms, a small bathroom and a kitchenette, 2 tiny balconies). The place was clean, the wifi worked well (3rd floor), staff were friendly and helpful. The beds were ok, cleaning staff did a great job, and we had control... More 

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

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 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

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
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

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 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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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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Address: 12 Makri Street | Makrigianni, Athens 11742, Greece
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Location: Greece > Attica > Athens
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Number of rooms: 5
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