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    12 Makri Str. | Makrigianni, Athens 117 42, Greece
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
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    • Average11%
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    “walking tour” (47 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (20 reviews)
    “rooftop bar” (98 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 385 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    I stayed at this hostel for a few nights and thought it was clean and well maintained. AB hostel is very modern and it's exactly the kind of place I love staying at. I can totally recommend this hostel. Have fun!

    Thank Kushnov27
    Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded yesterday

    Dear Guest. I appreciate your positive feedback about our hostel. We do take pride in catering to our guests' needs the best way we can. If you're traveling to our area again soon, don't hesitate to call us.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Hostel is easy to reach, not far from acropolis. It has a roof bar to meet other travelers from all over the world. Not far away they have a sports bar with karaoke or to watch football etc.. Small breakfast is included. IMO the staff...More

    Thank Barry C
    Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    What a wonderful review, we truly appreciate your trust in us. I am very happy to hear that our staff and service met your needs and expectations. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hostel in the near future.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This hostel was really good! The staff were super friendly and helpful! Rooms were really clean and everywhere was tidy. Free breakfast was decent. The atmosphere was amazing here. Between the pub down the road and the rooftop bar at the hostel it is really...More

    Thank Raelene Y
    Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    What a wonderful review, we truly appreciate your trust in us. I am very happy to hear that our staff and service met your needs and expectations. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hostel in the near future.

    Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

    As a solo woman traveler, I had some doubts to stay in a hostel. But when I saw this place, I felt like at home with my friends. Staff was amazing and helpfull. I stayed only one night and I went on Santorini but after...More

    Thank Neslihan N
    Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 5 weeks ago

    Thank you for your kind comments. I will be sure to let our staff know how much of an impact they made on your experience. We are always pleased to be your second home when you're at the area.

    Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

    Booked two nights at the backpackers and it turned out it was worthbooking.First of all,the staff was really friendly and willing to help at any time,the room was clean and quite.Mornings at the sports bar and nights at the rooftop bar which really made me...More

    Thank Oriana A
    Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 5 weeks ago

    Thank you for your kind review! We truly appreciate your kind words about our staff. It's definitely a boost for us every time we hear positive reviews such as this.. We hope to welcome you back to the hostel soon!

    The Athens Gate Hotel
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $15 - $92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Location
    • Greece >
    • Attica >
    • Athens >
    • Thissio / Makriyanni
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    • Athens Backpackers Hotel Athens
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    Thissio / Makriyanni
    Named after the well-preserved Thission (ancient
    temple of Hephaestus), Thissio is blessed with a small
    wooded park and some less frenetic streets that offer
    numerous quieter places to stay and eat. Largely
    pedestrianized Apostolou Pavlou Street runs between
    the Acropolis and forested Filopappou Hill, well worth
    climbing for more great panoramas, until it merges
    with Dionysiou Areopagitou Street. This leads to the
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    Intrepid524
    April 21, 2017|
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    Response from Athensstudios | Property representative |
    Hi! There are many supermarkets located in the area at walking distance between 2-5 minutes depending which one you choose!
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    kljensen56
    February 17, 2017|
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    Response from Athensstudios | Property representative |
    Hi, The 6 person delux dorm is at the athensstudios property a 3 min walk from the backpackers and has a kitchen in the room. Its slightly bigger and is newer. Both are fantastic options but I personally prefer the 6... More
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    October 19, 2016|
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    Response from Anastasia218 | Reviewed this property |
    train from airport to athens downtown
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    Room Tips
    "I had number 2 with only 3 beds."
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    "Get the 3 bed dorm if possible, it's better for getting some sleep unless you're a partier"
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    "Female only room was great"
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    "They do have studio suites two blocks walk away from the main hostel location that everyone knows..."
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