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    Athens Backpackers

    12 Makri Str. | Makrigianni, Athens 117 42, Greece
    011 30 21 1198 3514
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    Traveler (130)
    Room & Suite (101)
    Dining (45)
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good44%
    • Average11%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
    Travelers talk about
    “walking tour” (46 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (20 reviews)
    “rooftop bar” (71 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Rooftop Bar
    Multilingual Staff
    Rooftop Terrace
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed October 22, 2013 via mobile

    Booked a 3 night stay in a 3 bed ensuite dorm but after the first shower it wouldn't work again. We were offered to stay in the room(?) or be upgraded to the studios which we took. The dorm had everything that we needed. The...More

    3  Thank abergz07
    Reviewed October 17, 2013

    Amazing location, just 2 min away from every place you need to see in Athens, really nice and helpful staff that is ready to answer to any questions that you may have. The walking tour provided by the hostel for only 6 euros was a...More

    1  Thank Guan_C_Yin
    Reviewed October 17, 2013

    I am living in Athens the past 2 years and lately i cannot accommodate friends that are visiting. After searching for stay in the areas around Acropolis for them i discovered the Athens Backpackers and Studios, family run place that takes so good care of...More

    Thank Tina H
    Reviewed October 9, 2013 via mobile

    This place was awesome - it is located right near the acropolis and has a really nice rooftop bar which is great for socializing. The rooms are really nice, new and clean. The staff are also very friendly and staying here really made our experience...More

    Thank Amelia B
    Reviewed October 9, 2013

    We were supposed to stay a night at this place and were very excited. It wasn't the cheapest hostel but they seem to run a tight operation from the description with 24 hour customer service and attention to backpackers needs. Or so we thought! Our...More

    Thank Olia F
    Response from Athensstudios, Owner at Athens BackpackersResponded October 16, 2013

    Hi Olga, It seems very unfair that we should receive a damming report from you about our customer service when you never even stayed with us. Our reception is open 24hrs should you need anything. And our phones are answered 100% of the time. We...More

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    • Thissio / Makriyanni
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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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    Questions & Answers
    April 21, 2017|
    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!
    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
    Eve R
    October 19, 2016|
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    Response from Anastasia218 | Reviewed this property |
    train from airport to athens downtown
    Room Tips
    "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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    "Rooms on higher floor"
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