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A for Athens

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What can I say? A comfortable room with big windows in front of the Acropolis. A roof terrace overlooking everything. Great cocktails. Great breakfast buffet. Friendly staff. Go there if you want to see Athens! It's right in the middle of everything this great city has to offer.

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Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Getting off of the plane at the Athens airport we weren’t really sure how to get there but we had our Lonely Planet guide for Greece and read reviews about how it was cheapest to take the train. So we went over to the train station and figured out to get on the blue line which went to Monastiraki Square....

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

I do not think I could have handled the noise from a lower level room. We stayed on the 3rd floor. Starting at 7am sharp, there was construction noise until about 4pm. At about 9pm the sounds of drunk pedestrians and musicians last until about 3am. The restaurant delivered to our room. The food was very pleasing and the guy...

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

Checked into the hotel and stayed on the 5th Floor with a room facing the Acropolis. While the room was small, the balcony was really large. If i didn't have so many things to do in Athens, I'd have just stayed on my balcony all day! The staff at breakfast were quite unhelpful and not very concerned about what guests...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited A for Athens a year ago in August for my birthday! It's a lovely place with even more lovely view! Good place to enjoy a drink at night! Decent range of drinks and also nibbles are given for free with a drink! Definitely worth a visit :)!

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean room, friendly staff with great service and the location is spectacular. You are in the heart of Monastariki square. The Metro (train station) is walking distance from the hotel, along with numerous restaurants on Psiri Street. The restaurant on the roof top is unbelievable. You can see the Acropolis along with other ruins located close by. The food at...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The good news is, this is a great location, excellent breakfast restaurant on the roof with a spectacular view of the Acropolis. The room was comfortable and spacious. The staff were friendly and very helpful. The bad news, there was construction work going on, which started early in the morning. Wouldn't mind except that the rooftop restaurant is a lively...

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Laguna Niguel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at A For ATHENS hotel in the Monastariki area of ATHENS. The hotel is centrally located for the traveler who wants to be in the hub and in the middle of the culture of this great , colorful city. The neighboring restaurants are fantastic and don''t miss all the excitement of the Sunday Flea market in and around the...

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location , clean modern hotel. Comfortable beds had a room for 4, 2 adults and 2 teenagers..the couch bed comfortable as was the roller bed. Breathtaking views of the Acropolis and Parthenon had to pinch myself as I relaxed and could see these amazing views from our bed. Vaihos at reception was friendly and spoke English well. He also...

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Ein Dor, Israel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A centered location with comfortable rooms nice clean hotel with view to Monastiraki square and the acropolis the breakfast is good served in the bar with full view the only problem is the elevator so small,

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Staying in Psirri / Gazi

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Psirri / Gazi
Side-by-side neighbourhoods Psirri and Gazi provide some of the city’s prime nightlife. The almost claustrophobic streets of Psirri feature an interesting blend of original small businesses with the restaurants, cafés and bars that have recently sprouted up. The central artery of Agion Anargiron Street has lively places to eat or drink. Further west, you can visit the peaceful ancient cemetery of Keramikos, then cross busy Pireos Street to find yourself in Gazi. With the huge Technopolis performance and art complex converted from old gasworks at its heart, you really have to come at night to appreciate this maze of bars at its best, although a daytime stroll will allow you to admire the excellent street art.
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We are proud to give an A to the best of Athens. A for Athens is the new city design hotel in Athens. Located just across the Acropolis and above Monastiraki Square, A for Athens offers a truly unique viewing experience to the city’s most famous monument. The hotel is next to Monastiraki station, which serves for easy transportation to and from the Airport and Piraeus Port and sets all the city’s excitements in walking distance. ... more   less 

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Address: 2 - 4 Miaouli, Athens 105 54, Greece
Region: Greece > Attica > Athens > Psirri / Gazi
Price Range: £70 - £115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — A for Athens 3.5*
Number of rooms: 35
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“Do not face the alley. Noise from street is very loud.”
 of 5 bubbles A3737ZZjs, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Front facing rooms have a view of the Acropolis”
 of 5 bubbles Serinaa, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Be sure to get a room that looks at the Acropolis.”
 of 5 bubbles airforce371shawn, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Don't get the room in the back side of the hotel, there is no view and it's noisy!”
 of 5 bubbles Joan_of_art19, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“nice clean hotel with view to Monastiraki square and the acropolis”
 of 5 bubbles ebenyo, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
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