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30 reviews
View from top balcony
View leaning over lower balcony railing
View from lower balcony
Another balcony view
4th floor
3rd floor
The apartment is on the left, the Acropolis in the distance
The apartment is on the right hand side, just across the road from this cafe
An Athens tour bus passes by
An Athens tour bus stops to pick up only 20 metres from the apartment
The motor train picks up just 20 metres from the apartment then heads for the Plaka
One of the nearby traffic-free roads
Another nearby traffic-free street
Lots of places to enjoy a quiet lunch
Thissio metro station is 2 minutes walk away
Archaeological sites begin a minute's walk away
An excellent view of the Acropolis only 2 minutes walk from the apartment
The pedestrianised road towards the ancient Keremeikos cemetary and the Gazi night club area
Monastiraki Square
The ancient agora
The famous Sunday flea market starts just across the street
Traffic free shopping streets are around the corner
One of dozens of nearby cafe bars
Another traditional cafe bar and still no cars
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Athens, Attica
An apartment in a location to dream about - and our all-inclusive prices are very competitive.<BR>There are superb views over the nearby Ancient Agora and its surroundings, including the Acropolis and Filopappou Hill. After climbing the 63 stairs - sorry, there's no lift - relax and take in the view from the 3rd floor balcony. There's an air-conditioned living room with a double bed-settee, a tiny kitchen with full sized cooker and refrigerator, and a cloakroom/WC. Upstairs is a double bedroom, again air-conditioned, a full bathroom, and another balcony with even more impressive views. Wi-fi is provided free of charge.<BR>All of the photographs included in this listing were taken within 300 metres of the apartment, that's to say no more than 2 or 3 minutes walk.<BR>The only disadvantage of staying right i... Read more
About the Owner, Chris for Achilleas F
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 20 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2014
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 30 reviews and 1 property
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Reviewed June 7, 2017 for a stay in May 2017

In the center of Athens, close to - and with beautiful view to - Acropolis. Walking distance to many historical monuments as well as to metro, lots of tavernas etc this flat gives you the possibility of a rich stay in the historical centre of Athens. Chris picked us up in the airport, if first time in Athens. We found...

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Management response:

Sorry about the smell from the silversmith. Maybe it was just in the staircase? In case not, we'll try to improve the seal on the apartment door. We're glad it didn't spoil your stay. Thanks for taking the time to post your review.

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Paphos, Cyprus
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106 reviews
22 hotel reviews
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Reviewed November 12, 2016 for a stay in November 2016

As a previous guest said, "this not the Ritz", but it is in the best location for everything going on in the city. 5 minutes walk to Monastiraki, 15 minutes to Syntagma, 15 minutes to the Parthenon, 10 minutes to the central market etc. The apartment was spotless when we arrived, and we enjoyed a wonderful week here. Split over...

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Management response:

Thanks, Shaun, for your kind words. We're very sorry that we can't accommodate you for you're return visit, sorry also that we can't recommend somewhere else. We hope you find what you're looking for and that you enjoy another stay in our amazing city.

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George B
Monroe Center, Illinois
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36 reviews
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Reviewed May 12, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

From the moment you contact them about the apartment, Chris is helping you. Helping you plan your itinerary if needed and helping you get to the apartment. I have no idea how many time he responded to me answering my questions. Achilleas picked us up at the airport at midnight, was so happy that worked out so easily. Recommend this...

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Management response:

Thanks for your great new idea for a marketing slogan "Not-the-Athens-Ritz-but-exactly-where-you-want-to-be-and-not-bad-anyway"! We're glad that you both enjoyed your time with us. I keep everything on file and I reckon you asked for additional information around 20 times. Pleased to be of assistance and glad everything worked out.

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Ask about smoking
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 4 nights
$70
€60
$40
€34
$443
€380
Jul 1, 2017 -
Aug 31, 2017
Mid summer
4 nights
$70
€60
$70
€60
$443
€380
Sep 1, 2017 -
Sep 30, 2017
Late summer
4 nights
$64
€55
$64
€55
$408
€350
Oct 1, 2017 -
Oct 31, 2017
Autumn
4 nights
$58
€50
$58
€50
$373
€320
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About the neighborhood
You'll be just seconds away from a huge range of places to eat and drink. Best of all, you'll be only a few minutes walk away from the Ancient Agora, the ancient Kerameikos cemetery, the Plaka tourist district at the foot of the Acropolis, the famous Monastiraki Flea Market, and the Ermou Street shops. The Acropolis itself is just ten minutes walk away along one of many local traffic-free roads.
No more than 20 metres from the apartment you can jump on the Athens tour buses or the little motor train that runs around the narrow Plaka streets.
There's a lively night life for those who want it, either in the small clubs in the immediate Psiri neighbourhood, or in the bigger clubs 10 minutes walk away in Gazi.
Only 200 metres away is Thissio metro station with direct access to...
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Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Athens International: 19.9 mi
Railway: Thissio metro: 0.0 mi
Ferry: Piraeus: 6.0 mi
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 6.0 mi.
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