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Athens studio with Acropolis view

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 269 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Free Wifi
  • Air Conditioning

Overview

About the property

A top floor studio, only 4 minutes walking from the Acropolis pedestrian street

A top floor studio, only 4 minutes walking from the Acropolis pedestrian street. An ideal economic solution for a couple looking to enjoy the beautiful Acropolis view from the private balcony.Only 7 minutes walking from metro or Athen's nightlife.

No extra or hidden costs upon arrival. No need for safety deposit.

A 25 square meters studio.

Accommodates up to 2 adults.

Accessed by elevator

1 balcony with view to the Acropolis

1 bedroom with 1 double bed

1 bathroom

1 fully equipped kitchen

Bed linen and towels are provided

Free Wi-fi, Air condition - heating, hair dryer

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Advantages:

--Beautiful view of Acropolis

-- Walking distance to all major historical sites

-- Only 5 minutes from Athen's nightlife

-- Last floor apartment, 7 min walking from Metro

- Airport /port transfer is available upon request.

- We offer BASIC ingredients to prepare by yourself your breakfast (coffee,tea,sugar,cereals,)

Guest Access

The entire apartment and its amenities are at your exclusive use.

There are 2 options to reach the apartment.

1) Private transfer (extra cost). Arriving or leaving after midnight? No problem!

2) Arriving by your self and meet you at the apartment. This option is available for arrivals between 11 in the morning till 07.30 in the night.

Interaction with Guests

By making a reservation with us, you are getting access to many suggestions for tours or accommodations, in many islands and places of interest all over Greece.

Other Things to Note

Family friendly, LGTB friendly,Seniors travellers friendly, single women friendly.

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2016
Speaks English, French, German, Italian, Greek, Turkish
Calendar last updated:
13 December, 2017

About The Owner

Extremely active working mother, cosmopolitan, irrationnaly flexible and democratic

The Owner purchased this apartment in 2016

What makes this apartment unique

Advantages:

--Beautiful view of Acropolis

-- Walking distance to all major historical sites

-- Only 5 minutes from Athen's nightlife

-- Last floor apartment, 7 min walking from Metro

- Airport /port transfer is available upon request.

- We offer BASIC ingredients to prepare by yourself your breakfast (coffee,tea,sugar,cereals,)

Location

Thissio is part of the Ancient and old Athens. The neighbourhood is safe with free parking in the street in case you rent a car. Various museums are only 4-5 minutes walking. Just around the corner , there is a grocery sore and a Greek Fast food. Gazi area is full of nice restaurants , theatres and Live music stages. You get to see real Athens and not just the touristic side of it.

Getting Around

DISTANCES- CAR- PUBLIC TRANSPORT-

ATHENS CENTER - ACROPOLIS

Walking distance:

4 min to the Pedestrian street

Acropolis: 10 minutes

Plaka: 15 min

METRO Stop is 7 minutes

Restaurants - Super market - Pharmacy - within 2-3 minutes walking

AIRPORT

BY CAR - 37' minutes. If you like we can arrange pick up service at a friendly price

BY METRO - Minimum 2 hours (including waiting 30 minutes for the metro and walking). Athens centre IS QUITE FAR from the airport.

Nearest metro stop is THISIO or KERAMEIKOS

PIRAEUS PORT.

BY CAR - 13' minutes. If you like we can arrange pick up service at a friendly price

BY BUS & METRO - Minimum 45' min (depending on the island, walking to the ferry can add up to 30 minutes extra time).

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Athens in Central Athens Division

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 5
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 269 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 13:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • roller blading
  • swimming
Notes:
We want you to feel like home but please keep in mind that there are things, habits and house standards that might be completely different from the ones that you have in your country. For example almost no one in Greece owns a cloth dryer, king size bed or English type toaster. Be prepared to experience Athens the authentic way...the way we do! IMPORTANT LEGAL NOTICE By making this reservation, you accept that this not a hotel. This is a house and you are a guest. The host cannot be held responsible for any accidents or injuries that occur to guests on the premises. Guests are held responsible for their own actions if they break the law. Use of drugs inside the apartment is prohibited. The Greek law covers this agreement and any civil difference should be held in Athenian courts.

Reviews

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Athens studio with Acropolis view
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5

Loved our stay!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time in our apartment, and we really felt like we lived like locals which made our experience that much more amazing! Helena and Chryssa were extremely helpful every step of the way and even gave us a private tour when we got off the plane. The location was close to the metro and everything that we wanted to do which made getting around the city very easy. We would definitely recommend this to other people looking to explore Athens.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your nice words and your stay
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Non-tourist Athens

  • 3 of 5

This apartment listing was a bit deceiving. I could see the Acropolis but it was quite a ways in the distance and I could only see from the balcony. Taxi drivers had a hard time finding the address. Very few people in the area seemed to speak Greek but there were lovey restaurants, coffee houses and a grocery store within walking distance. The drawbacks I had with the apartment were that the toilet and the sink were in the same space as the shower so everything got wet. I had to remove the toilet paper, the towels, and the trash can each time I showered. Then I had to wipe it all down so I could use the mirror (the only one in the apartment). It's very tiny. I had to buy paper towels as there were no kitchen cloths to use - just one nasty sponge. The space is very small and two people would be tripping over themselves. It was okay for the two nights I stayed but I wouldn't want to be there for longer. I doubt that I would suggest staying there to any of my friends.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Irene It is crystal clear that you did not read the description or saw carefully the photos of the apartment. I STRONGLY suggest, that next time you read the description before you book anything. Because you can NOT call , "a bit deceiving" the listing, when the description clearly indicates the size of the apartment (25m), the location or the view from the Balcony. I do not know what made you think (or which photo ) that you will have a view of the Acropolis from inside the apartment. It is your right to think that the area of THISSIO is away from the Acropolis but certainly it is not the truth. I really do not understand what you are talking about taxi drivers or People of the area not speaking Greek(?) , but i know for sure , these things have nothing to do with the apartment and certainly there should not be mentioned in an apartment's review. So , please next time do not accuse somebody else for your lack of reading or things irrelevant to hosting Regards Helena
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5

Great Experience

  • 5 of 5

This was a great experience from start to finish. The host was super friendly, and the flat was in a great location, within walking distance to the acropolis. The flat is small so if you have more than 2 people, or are expecting a lot of space this may not be the place for you. If you are looking for a nice place to call home base while in Athens, in a great location, and at a very fair price, I'm not sure it gets much better than this.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cómodo, tranquilo y céntrico.

  • 5 of 5

Apartamento céntrico bien situado y tranquilo. Ideal para conocer esta maravillosa ciudad.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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4

Ottima posizione, caldo

  • 4 of 5

Appartamento posizionato in ottima zona nei pressi di Thissio. Collegamento metro vicino e centro a pochi minuti. Ottima terrazza spaziosa con vista acropoli. Interno piccolo, soprattutto la cucina. Accaldato, nonostante la presenza del condizionatore che di notte preferibilmente non è utilizzabile. Connessione internet buona i primi giorni di soggiorno, balzante i successivi. Proprietari gentili e disponibili.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent !

  • 5 of 5

Studio très agréable dans un quartier calme, tout près des restaurants et des cafés situés face à l'Acropole. Grands placards de rangement. Propreté parfaite grâce à une excellente femme de ménage. Serviettes de toilette et produits de première nécessité à disposition, et tout ce qu'il faut pour faire une cuisine de vacances (plaques, grille pain, frigo, vaisselle). Canicule aisée à supporter grâce à la climatisation. Plaisir de dîner tard le soir ou de prendre son petit déjeuner tôt le matin sur la terrasse, avec vue sur l'Acropole. Internet tout à fait bien malgré quelques petites pannes, très pratique pour maintenir mes contacts avec mon Université et les autres chercheurs avec lesquels je travaille. Ascensseur en prime ! Supermarché à 3 mn à pied, avec plein de bons produits grecs, bons fruits et légumes ! Marché de Monastiraki à 15 mn à pied, très coloré et vivant. Et accueil très sympathique des propriétaires qui parlent français et anglais ! J'oubliais encore un détail : Chryssa, l'assistante d'Hélène Fornaro est parfaite pour gérer les problèmes. N'oubliez pas de la prévenir si votre avion arrive en retard ! Je recommande très chaleureusement ce lieu ! De là vous pouvez aller vous promener dans les Musées, sur les sites athéniens, et les cars qui desservent Mégare (rue Eptahalkou à côté de la station de Métro thissio) ou Eleusis (A16 place Eleutherias : prendre rue Ermou, rue leokoriou et rue dipylou). Les autres cars desservant l'Attique sont accessibles par bus ou métro : http://www.athensguide.com/practicalinfo/suburbanbuses.htm. Possibilité de nombreuses excursions en rentrant le soir à Athènes. Le port du Pirée est aussi tout proche (prendre le métro à thissio). Je vous envie déjà de me succéder dans ce studio !

Marie-Hélène

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Athens, Greece Mainland

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
mid high
23 Dec 2017 - 8 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
£71
for 2 nights
From
£35
 
 
HIGH
26 Mar 2018 - 12 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
£71
for 2 nights
From
£35
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£53
for 2 nights
From
£26
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Weekly discount: 10%
Monthly discount: 20%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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