Athens- Acropolis view, huge veranda (Athens)
Floor No.5(with elevator)
|Address||Kalypsous, 17561 Palaio Faliro, Greece|
|Response time||A few hours|
Last floor accessed by elevator & stairs
An open plan studio with
1 Terrace with view of Athens -Acropolis
1 room with double bed &
1 double quality sofa bed
1 fully equipped small kitchenette
1 home cinema and open air cinema
1 electric barbecue in the veranda
Washing machine available in another floor.(no cost)
Bed linen and towels are provided
Free Wi-fi, Air condition, TV, hair dryer, iron etc
We can provide baby cots if you want to travel with kids.(max 2 babies)
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- A Top floor Studio, with a veranda that has fantastic overview of Athens & the Acropolis
- Fast/easy access from/to Piraeus port (8 minutes) & Airport
- No charge for babies up to 1 year old. Free baby cot & chair.
- Air condition system with inverter technology (Coolin & heating)
- Home cinema ,open air cinema & barbecue.
- Discover the real Athens, enjoy sunset & night life in Flisvos Park & Marina
- Airport /port transfer is available upon request.
- We offer BASIC ingredients to prepare by yourself your breakfast (coffee,tea,sugar,cereals,)
- 98% satisfied guests. We are the most experienced hosts in Athens. We have hosted over 4.000 people from 36 countries.
- No extra cost, and no need for deposit
- We communicate in 6 languages. English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Turkish
The entire top floor studio is at your exclusive use. An open space 35 sq meters. comfortable,clean, private studio with bathroom (shower), hot water 24/hours, cooking facilities, fridge, Satelite TV WI-fi,e.t.c. On the veranda you can have a barbecue under the Athenian sky, while enjoying full Acropolis view and thus maximize your Greek experience.
We try to be environmentally friendly , so we have solar heating and bed sheets/towels are washed with ORGANIC detergent .
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 7 in the morning till 11.30 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.
We are a Swiss- Greek family and speak Greek, French, English, German, Spanish, Italian
Our first aim is to get to know new people and make new friends...we are waiting for you!We welcome any question that will help you organize your trip.
Palaio Phaliro , probably is the most beautiful area of Athens and you have the opportunity to discover the real city of Athens and not just the typical touristic areas.The house is next to the city center, ideally situated between Athens historical center and Piraeus port.Our area is a very popular choice for Athenians for swimming , walking and dinning.House is 12 minutes walk from the beach, the magnificent seaside walk of P.Faliro and the newly build marina of Flisvos where you can choose among, our unique open air cinema, coffee shops, bars and restaurants, while enjoying beautiful sunset over Castella Hill (see photos)
As our area is next to the sea, it is a little bit cooler compared to the center of Athens,during the summer and away from demonstrations and traffic jams. Our neighborhood is quiet and absolutely safe with no parking problem in case you rent a car.
Furthermore, within 2 minutes walk from the house you can choose from a vast variety of restaurants , supermarkets, bakery, pharmacy e.t.c. . For sailing lovers, you are just 3 km away from the 2 Athens main marinas, where you can start your trip to Aegean sea.
DISTANCES- CAR- PUBLIC TRANSPORT-
BY CAR - 32' minutes. If you like we can arrange pick up service at a friendly price
BY BUS - Minimum 90' min. Athens centre IS QUITE FAR from the airport. Easy access with express bus X96, that runs 27/7 (55 minutes) plus walking.
BY METRO & TRAM Minimum 2 hours.
BY CAR - 8' minutes. If you like we can arrange pick up service at a friendly price
BY BUS & METRO - Minimum 25' min (depending on the island, walking to the ferry can add up to 30 minutes extra time) . Bus Stop in front of the house.
BUS -13-17 minutes to the Acropolis, Plaka or the centre. Bus stop in front of the house
TRAM is more easy and frequent but slower, takes 38 minutes to reach the same places. Tram advantage is that during weekends operates 24 hours.
TAXI for Acropolis/centre takes 6-8' minutes
BEACH – MARINA
Walking distance 10 – 20 MINUTES
Other things to note:
Families friendly, gay friendly, lesbian friendly, single women travel friendly, Senior travellers friendly, pet friendly.
After your booking , we are sending to your email, a document with all the different options of reaching the apartment and a map of the area.
YOU NEED TO TELL US IN ADVANCE YOUR ARRIVAL TIME IN ORDER TO GET THE KEYS. CHECK IN TIME NEEDS TO BE ARRANGED IN ADVANCE.
House rulesWe 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 is owning a cloth dryer, king size bed or English type toaster.
Be prepared to experience Athens the authentic way...the way we do!
Guests are requested to deposit their trash regularly (and certainly prior to their departure) in the grey colored trash collection containers in the street. Please recycle. The blue containers in the street are for recycling materials.
We expect from our guests, prior to their departure to clean their dishes and leave the kitchen as clean as they found it. In case that you do not wish to clean your dishes or you do not have time to do it, you can leave 14 euros in cash in the kitchen for the cleaning lady.
Thank you for helping us save the environment and the Greek seas. No paper towels, kleenex or feminine products to be flushed in toilet.
With every stay regardless the length of stay, we offer 2 rolls of toilet paper
4) Respect the neighbors. Please restrain from making loud noises between 02.30 pm-5.30 pm and 11.00 pm -08.00 am.
5) This is a NON smoking apartment. Smoking is allowed only in the Veranda.
6) Towels are provided but they are not to be used as a bath mat , or to remove make up.
7) Please lock with the key the entrance of the building after 10 in the night.
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.
|Weekly rate for up to 2 guests||$ 235 US|
|Monthly rate for up to 2 guests||$ 812 US|
|Price for > 2 guests||$ 9 US per guest/night extra|
|Maximum nights||2 months|
|Check-out before||11 AM|
Reviews for this host's other properties
Very nice large apartment in the very center of Athens, but in a quiet and silent area. Helena and co-workers attentions were splendid. Good time in Atherns
We were few days in Athens and we travel one day with Vassilis to Peloponnesus. Everything was great. We enjoyed a lot the trip with Vassilis because of his recomendations and explanations. The apartment is on a perfect location, just few minutes walking to the acropolis (althougt it is not visible from the window). It has 3 HVACs, and it had everything we needed. Very well in general.
Nice little apartment for 3. Equipped with the most necessary. Nice close to the subway. Close to the sights. It's okay that this lies partly in the basement, but this should be in the description. Happy to recommend the apartment and look forward to return.
Fin lille lejlighed til 3. Udstyret med det mest nødvendige. Dejlig tæt på metroen. Tæt på seværdighederne. Det er i orden, at det ligger delvist i kælderen, men dette bør stå i beskrivelsen. Anbefaler gerne lejligheden og kommer gerne igen.
We enjoyed a lot our stay. Chryssa was so kind with us when we arrived. The house was nice and near to the city centre.
Large apartment in line with the description, located in a quiet area just steps from the promenade and the Acropolis museum. The view from the terrace is beautiful. We made use of the shuttle and it was a deal, we were in 4 and we only spent 32 euro, cheaper than a taxi! And then a gentle salute to Marietta who handled our transfers, also spoke Italian and made us a guide during the journey to and from the apartment.
See you soon ☺
Large apartment in line with the description, located in a quiet area just steps from the promenade and the Acropolis museum. The view from the terrace is beautiful. We made use of the shuttle and it was a deal, we were in 4 and we only spent 32 euro, cheaper than a taxi! And then a gentle salute to Marietta who oversaw our transfer, Also spoke Italian and made us a guide During the journey to and from the apartment.
See you soon ☺
Grande appartamento in linea con la descrizione, situato in una zona tranquilla a due passi dalla passeggiata pedonale e dal museo dell'Acropoli. La vista dal terrazzo è bellissima. Abbiamo usufruito del servizio di navetta ed è stato un affare, eravamo in 4 e abbiamo speso solo 32 euro, meno di un taxi! E poi un saluto alla gentilissima Marietta che si è occupata del nostro transfer, parlava anche italiano e ci ha fatto da guida durante il viaggio da e per l'appartamento.
A presto ☺
Large apartment in line with the description, located in a quiet area just steps from the promenade and the Acropolis museum. The view from the terrace is beautiful. We made use of the shuttle and it was a deal, we were in 4 and we only spent 32 euro, cheaper than a taxi! And then a gentle salute to Marietta who oversaw our transfer, also spoke Italian and made us a guide during the journey to and from the apartment.
See you soon ☺
The best hosting!
This lovely 2-room combines the proximity to the center (12 minutes walk of the acropolis) and quiet, which is very rare in Athens. It is bright and fresh (double exposure, two balconies, and air conditioning if necessary in both parts), in a green and quiet area with shops close by.
It is well equipped with oven, microwave, washing machine, coffee machine ...
the availability and kindness of the hosts is unparalleled.
Special mention to Chrissa, who took me to get my son to the airport at two in the morning, and that has made this trip a moment of sharing and friendship.
I have only one desire, to return asap!
Le meilleur hébergement possible!
Ce joli 2 pièces conjugue la proximité avec le centre (12 mn à pied de l'acropole) et le calme, ce qui est très rare dans Athènes. Il est clair et frais (double exposition, deux balcons, et la climatisation si nécessaire dans les deux pièces), dans un quartier vert et tranquille, avec tous les commerces à deux pas.
Il est bien équipé: four, micro onde, lave-linge, machine à café...
la disponibilité et la gentillesse des hôtes sont sans égales.
Mention spéciale à Chrissa, qui m'a emmenée chercher mon fils à l'aéroport à deux heures du matin, et qui a fait de ce trajet un moment de partage et d'amitié.
Je n'ai qu'une envie, y retourner au plus vite!
We stay at a property Vassilis and Helena rent near the Acropolis Museum (they maintain several in the Makrygianni-Koukaki neighborhood, near the Acropolis and its convenient Metro stop). The couple maintain their apartments beautifully, have well-equipped, very usable kitchens, and comfortable verandahs for enjoying the evening view across the Athenian rooftops. They've also chosen a neighborhood with a laundromat and a convenient little grocery, which makes a great deal of difference if your stay more than a day or two.
The folks they use to handle the little issues that crop up with any flat are also alert, responsive, and very friendly to deal with. Add into the bargain good internet, their own book about the antique look of the surrounding neighborhoods (the couple are urban historians a bit on the side) and these are excellent places to stay.
Accommodation with 2 very old bathrooms (with pipes that smelled bad and some cockroaches), located on the ground floor in a corner of a very circulée road until 1am (the buses running at 1m window ), so very noisy and polluted.
Logement avec 2 salles de bain très vetustes (avec des canalisations qui sentaient mauvais et quelques cafards), situé au rez de chaussée dans un virage d'une route très circulée jusqu'à 1 heure du matin (les bus passaient à 1m de la fenetre), donc très bruyant et pollué.
Everything was perfect!!!! The apartmet really confortable, and near to the tram which is directly connected with Santagma Square and the metro. We really appreciated our vacation in Athens and surely we will come. Thanks to Helena and a big hug to Cryssa, beautiful person, always available and really kind. We could't choose better than this. Thanks
We stayed at this lovely appartment one night with my boyfriend, my brother, his wife and their 11 months old baby girl. It was perfectly located for a brief visit of Athens! Very cute and well maintained appartment in a quiet residential area 10-15 minutes to the Acropolis!
We will be back;)
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