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    Athens Backpackers

    12 Makri Str. | Makrigianni, Athens 117 42, Greece
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    • Excellent39%
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    “walking tour” (47 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (20 reviews)
    “rooftop bar” (73 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

    I'd probably rate this place somewhere between very good and average. If you're on a budget and want a good base for exploring Athens, then it's a great fit for you. The good: - The location can't be beaten, it is so close to everything...More

    Thank Lucy C
    Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 28 August 2017

    I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you would recommend us to a friend. We hope to welcome you back to the hostel in the near future.

    Reviewed 26 July 2017

    Had a great experience here. Had an easy check in and out that was open 24 hours a day, with friendly and helpful staff. Was in a 6 person room. Beds were comfy enough and it wasn't too loud. Would have liked a powerpoint near...More

    Thank Sophie P
    Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 1 August 2017

    Dear Traveler. Thank you for your review and for choosing our hostel. I'm happy that you enjoyed your stay and I'm looking forward to having you again as a guest in our hostel.

    Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

    My stay here was awesome Close to all of the main attractions, nice neat aircon!! Rooms Reception ppl are nice and helpful, and my favourite the ROOFTOP bar with Lucas the bar tender is a must friendly and makes great cocktails! Greek bbq by Peter...More

    Thank Claytonsi
    Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 16 July 2017

    Dear Traveler. Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am very happy to hear that our staff made your feel at home. This is really one of the things that we try to maintain in our hostel. Hoping to...More

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    Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

    Sheets were stained, bathroom flooded, had to ask multiple times for toilet paper to be restocked. Breakfast average. Rooftop bar was nice, only open after 6pm - it seemed the hostel encouraged people to spend more money there and their associated sports bar rather than...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 16 July 2017

    Dear Guest, We appreciate you taking the time to provide us with such detailed feedback about your stay. I am very sorry to hear that several things throughout your stay did not meet your expectations. Please note that your concerns have been passed on to...More

    Reviewed 30 June 2017

    I travel solo (by motorcycle) and stay in hotels, but sometimes it's nice to meet fellow travelers so this hostel is perfect for that. After all, it's just for a night or 2 stay for me and I don't need 5 star stuff. This hostel...More

    Thank MaritimesGuy
    Response from Athensstudios, Manager at Athens BackpackersResponded 4 July 2017

    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 gain soon, don't hesitate to call us.

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • USD 16 - USD 69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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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
    pedestrianised 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
    22 April 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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    18 February 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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    20 October 2016|
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    Response from Anastasia218 | Reviewed this property |
    train from airport to athens downtown
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    "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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