Christine was very friendly and efficient and met us off the bus at 4AM to show us to the apartment. The apartment was clean and was absolute heaven with the air con in the July heat. The beds were super comfy (even the sofa) and there were loads of pillows , towels and sheets, not to mention an illy coffee machine. Christine's mum was also lovely who lived next door and always approachable and ready to help.
It's a couple of streets back from the coast and about 10mins from the nicer part of the beach. It was perfectly located as it was on the coast where there were loads of gorgeous cafes, bars and restaurants but also very easy to get to the centre of athens (about 6-8 euros by taxi which is a bargain if there are 4 of you.) It was also close to the trams and buses taking you to and from the airport and about 6 euros to get the taxi to the port of Piraeus where you can get ferries to the islands.
I absolutely loved my stay in this apartment in Athens and I would... more