Attalos Hotel

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Average rate: $41 - Hotel class: 2 stars
29 Athinas Street, Athens, Greece

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laenak laenak
3 reviews
hotel close to the square Sep 23, 2011
The people working there were very friendly and helpful, you get free internet service and it's so close to Monasteraki square and convenient for shoppping and eating and night life. There wasn't much else but a bed and some towels in the room but that was all I needed.
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HuBison HuBison
417 reviews
Central location with a great view of th Acropolis Aug 21, 2009
Attalos Hotel is central to the metro station (3 blocks), an outdoor market (2 blocks), a Subway sandiwch shop (10 feet), a large flea market for souvenirs, restaurants, bars, and whatever you might need (3 blocks) and it could take up to 4 hours to wlak around in there.

The hotel boasts a great view of the Acropolis from it's rooftop bar and at night, the view is ABSOLUTELY great! The hotel room is quaint, our mini fridge wasn't the most powerful, but we had a full sized tub to shower in (when many of the hotels we stated in on our Europena trip had 2'x2' shower stalls!)

The front desk staff is great, very friendly and helpful (they got a taxi cab driver to charge us an appropriate fee on 2 separate occassions coming back to Attalos late at night)-woo hoo! Don't take advantage of me taxi man just cause I'm a tourist!

I would stay here again if I ever went back to Athens.
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xaroula xaroula
4 reviews
Dec 28, 2006
I have now stayed in seven different rooms at the Attalos Hotel: singles, doubles, and triples. In all of these rooms the facilities were fine -- no complaints except for a bit of sewer smell in two of the bathrooms (that did not leak into the room when the door was closed). The best things about this hotel are the Roof Bar (excellent panoramic view of the city; Mt.Lykavitos and the Acropolis lit up at night are lovely) but be aware that the Roof Bar is not a restaurant; the location (three blocks from Monastiraki Square and the Monastiraki Metro station [use Athinas St. exit] and near the Central Market); and the price: for a single without breakfast, I paid 45 Euros with an online reservation. For Athens, this is a very good price. A double was 54 Euros for the room.

This is a very popular hotel because it is repeatedly recommended on all the travel sites, like Lonely Planet, Fodor's, Frommer's, etc., and in the guidebooks, which makes it harder to get a reservation in the summer months. In the winter (I was there in December and January), most of the rooms were empty. Therefore, if you are interested in staying here between May and October, reserve your room in advance.

I did not eat the breakfast here because I felt it was overpriced. I went two blocks to the Grigoris on the corner and got a bougatsa or spanikopita or something with coffee for about a quarter of the breakfast price.

The balcony on one of my rooms was quite large. If you want a nice big balcony, or a quiet room for that matter, request a room at the back, not facing Athinas St. I plan to stay here again when I next need a budget hotel in the center of the city.

Click on the "Attalos Hotel" link at the top of this review for directions and contact info for the hotel.
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sylviandavid says:
Athens is a great city and it's nice to hear of this hotel. Also very good to know not to buy the breakfast... Thanks for this review! Sylvia
Posted on: Aug 13, 2010

Attalos Hotel Overview

The Attalos Hotel is set in the centre of Athens and is within a 10 minute walk from Gloria Theater, National History Museum and Museum of the City of Athens. The hotel is conveniently located for sightseeing in Athens with Stoa Vivliou and Tower of the Winds within a 10 minute walk. The hotel is a five-minute walk from many attractions including Monastiraki Flea Market and Athens City Hall.

For the comfort and safety of guests, the Attalos Hotel offers non-smoking rooms. Facilities at the hotel include a concierge, a safe-deposit box and a 24 hour reception. In addition to a currency exchange and luggage storage, the hotel offers a car rental desk and a TV room.

If you're travelling with a family in tow, the Attalos Hotel offers sizeable rooms geared towards the requirements of families and kids. Free wireless internet access is available. Also included in the rooms are a TV, a safe and cable / satellite channels.

Attalos Hotel Amenities

  • Room Service
  • High-speed Internet
  • Parking
  • Concierge
  • Tour Desk
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Elevator / Lift
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Housekeeping
  • Currency Exchange
  • Safe-Deposit Box
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • Secretarial Service
  • Wake-up Service
  • Hair Dryer
  • Complimentary Toiletries
  • TV
  • Shops
  • Excursions
  • Garden
  • Direct dial phone
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Shower
  • Cots
  • Coffee Shop/Cafeteria
  • Luggage Storage
  • Designated Smoking Area
  • Shops in Hotel
  • Family Room

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