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Acropolis View Dream
Acropolis View Dream
7.4 Good
17 Michail Voda, Athens, Greece
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0.9 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 
GoodBased on 2 reviews
7.4

Acropolis View Dream 2 is situated in Athens and features free Wi-Fi. It is set amongst a variety of popular eateries and is minutes on foot from Larissa Metro Station.

Iconic Athens Hostel
Iconic Athens Hostel
8.2 Excellent
Evmolpidon 24 & Triptolemou 18, Athens, Greece
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1.4 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 
ExcellentBased on 454 reviews
8.2

Situated in Central Athens, Bed Station Athens is within an easy walk of Kerameikos Archaeological Site and Athinais Culture Center. It also offers free wireless internet.

Sparta Team Hotel - Hostel
Sparta Team Hotel - Hostel
6.5 Good
21 Menandrou Str, Athens, Greece
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0.3 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 
GoodBased on 1,665 reviews
6.5

Situated in the popular hub of Central Athens, Sparta Team Hotel is within walking distance of several tourist attractions in the local area. Rooms are air conditioned and a Wi-Fi connection is included free of charge.

Zorbas Hostel
Zorbas Hostel
7.3 Good
10, Gkyilfordou, Athens, Greece
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1.1 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 
GoodBased on 642 reviews
7.3

Situated in the popular hub of Central Athens, Zorbas Hostel is within walking distance of several tourist attractions in the area. Guests can also enjoy free wireless internet.

Bedbox Hostel
Bedbox Hostel
9.2 Excellent
11 Poliklitou, Athens, Greece
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0.5 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 
ExcellentBased on 1,603 reviews
9.2

Bedbox Hostel is situated in Athens and features complimentary wireless internet. It is close to the area's tourist attractions and is minutes on foot from Omonoia Metro Station.

Welcommon Hostel
Welcommon Hostel
7.9 Good
4 Kapodistriou, Athens, Greece
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0.5 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 
GoodBased on 108 reviews
7.9

Located in Central Athens, this hostel is within a short walk of National Technical University of Athens. It also offers complimentary Wi-Fi.

City Circus Athens - Hostel
City Circus Athens - Hostel
9.1 Excellent
16 Sarri, Psirri, Athens, Greece
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0.5 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 
ExcellentBased on 758 reviews
9.1

This hostel is situated in Central Athens, just a short stroll from Ermou Street, National Bank of Greece and Temple of Hephaestus. It also offers a 24-hour reception, free Wi-Fi and a rooftop terrace.

Pella Inn Hostel
Pella Inn Hostel
8.1 Excellent
104 Ermou & 1 Karaiskaki, Athens, Greece
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0.7 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 
ExcellentBased on 2,060 reviews
8.1

Located in Central Athens, this hostel offers good value accommodation. It is also a five-minute stroll from Ermou Street and Temple of Hephaestus, and is close to many of the area's well-known attractions.

Zeus Hostel
Zeus Hostel
7.5 Good
27 Sofokleous, Athens, Greece
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0.2 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 
GoodBased on 586 reviews
7.5

Situated in Central Athens, Zeus Hostel is a short stroll to several local attractions, including Omonia Square, Ermou Street and Temple of Hephaestus. It also provides a terrace, laundry facilities and a swimming pool.

AS-city hostel
AS-city hostel
27 Leoforos Georgiou Kafantari, Athens, Greece
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3.1 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 

AS-city hostel is situated in Central Athens, just 40 minutes from Eleftherios Venizelos Airport. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of free Wi-Fi access throughout their stay.

Tips for booking a hostel in Athens

Cheapest month:November
Most expensive month:April
Average price in Athens:$31/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$10/night
Cheapest day:Saturday
Most expensive day:Monday
$23 - $45
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$37 - $43
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Top rated Athens hostels

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City Circus Athens - Hostel
City Circus Athens - Hostel
9.1 Excellent
16 Sarri, Psirri, Athens, Greece
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0.5 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 

This hostel is situated in Central Athens, just a short stroll from Ermou Street, National Bank of Greece and Temple of Hephaestus. It also offers a 24-hour reception, free Wi-Fi and a rooftop terrace.

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Bedbox Hostel
Bedbox Hostel
9.2 Excellent
11 Poliklitou, Athens, Greece
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0.5 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 

Bedbox Hostel is situated in Athens and features complimentary wireless internet. It is close to the area's tourist attractions and is minutes on foot from Omonoia Metro Station.

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Pella Inn Hostel
Pella Inn Hostel
8.1 Excellent
104 Ermou & 1 Karaiskaki, Athens, Greece
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0.7 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 

Located in Central Athens, this hostel offers good value accommodation. It is also a five-minute stroll from Ermou Street and Temple of Hephaestus, and is close to many of the area's well-known attractions.

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Athens Choice
Athens Choice
7.6 Good
45 Veranzerou Street, Athens, Greece
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0.3 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 

Situated in Central Athens, the hotel is a short walk to several local attractions, including National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and National Bank of Greece. It is moments from Omonia Square.

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Acropolis View Dream
Acropolis View Dream
7.4 Good
17 Michail Voda, Athens, Greece
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0.9 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 

Acropolis View Dream 2 is situated in Athens and features free Wi-Fi. It is set amongst a variety of popular eateries and is minutes on foot from Larissa Metro Station.

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Sparta Team Hotel - Hostel
Sparta Team Hotel - Hostel
6.5 Good
21 Menandrou Str, Athens, Greece
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0.3 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 

Situated in the popular hub of Central Athens, Sparta Team Hotel is within walking distance of several tourist attractions in the local area. Rooms are air conditioned and a Wi-Fi connection is included free of charge.

Cheapest hostels in Athens

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Zorbas Hostel
Zorbas Hostel
7.3 Good
10, Gkyilfordou, Athens, Greece
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1.1 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 

Situated in the popular hub of Central Athens, Zorbas Hostel is within walking distance of several tourist attractions in the area. Guests can also enjoy free wireless internet.

$13
Avg. per night
Sparta Team Hotel - Hostel
Sparta Team Hotel - Hostel
6.5 Good
21 Menandrou Str, Athens, Greece
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0.3 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 

Situated in the popular hub of Central Athens, Sparta Team Hotel is within walking distance of several tourist attractions in the local area. Rooms are air conditioned and a Wi-Fi connection is included free of charge.

$14
Avg. per night
Zeus Hostel
Zeus Hostel
7.5 Good
27 Sofokleous, Athens, Greece
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0.2 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 

Situated in Central Athens, Zeus Hostel is a short stroll to several local attractions, including Omonia Square, Ermou Street and Temple of Hephaestus. It also provides a terrace, laundry facilities and a swimming pool.

$14
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Pagration Youth Hostel
Pagration Youth Hostel
8.8 Excellent
Damareos 75, Athens, Greece
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2.7 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 

Situated in Central Athens, Pagration Youth Hostel offers 1.5-star accommodation and a 24-hour reception, free Wi-Fi and a currency exchange. It is ideally located for guests wanting to visit local attractions.

$15
Avg. per night
Iconic Athens Hostel
Iconic Athens Hostel
8.2 Excellent
Evmolpidon 24 & Triptolemou 18, Athens, Greece
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1.4 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 

Situated in Central Athens, Bed Station Athens is within an easy walk of Kerameikos Archaeological Site and Athinais Culture Center. It also offers free wireless internet.

$17
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Pella Inn Hostel
Pella Inn Hostel
8.1 Excellent
104 Ermou & 1 Karaiskaki, Athens, Greece
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0.7 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 

Located in Central Athens, this hostel offers good value accommodation. It is also a five-minute stroll from Ermou Street and Temple of Hephaestus, and is close to many of the area's well-known attractions.

$20
Avg. per night
AS-city hostel
AS-city hostel
27 Leoforos Georgiou Kafantari, Athens, Greece
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3.1 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 

AS-city hostel is situated in Central Athens, just 40 minutes from Eleftherios Venizelos Airport. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of free Wi-Fi access throughout their stay.

$20
Avg. per night
Bedbox Hostel
Bedbox Hostel
9.2 Excellent
11 Poliklitou, Athens, Greece
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0.5 km from city centre, Athens, AT, Greece 

Bedbox Hostel is situated in Athens and features complimentary wireless internet. It is close to the area's tourist attractions and is minutes on foot from Omonoia Metro Station.

$25
Avg. per night

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Athens hostel FAQs

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Athens?

    On average, it’s $32/night for a hostel in Athens, though $20/night or less would be considered a good deal. The least expensive hostel our users have found recently was for $11/night in Athens. Try to avoid booking your hostel in June (the most expensive month). Booking in November (the cheapest month) could save you money.

  • What’s the best hostel in Athens?

    With an average review score of 9.2 (out of 10) from 1,603 HotelsCombined users, Bedbox Hostel is considered the best Athens hostel.

  • What hostel is closest to Athens Eleftherios V. Airport?

    Athina Design - Boutique Guesthouse is 17.1 km away from Athens Eleftherios V. Airport, making it the closest Athens hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • What area of Athens is most popular to stay in?

    Plaka is the most popular area of Athens to stay in. In the past year, 2% of HotelsCombined users looking for Athens hostels searched within Plaka. Crafoord Place Hostel Athens is a popular hostel in Plaka if you choose to stay in the area.

  • What is the most popular hostel in Athens closest to Acropolis?

    The most popular Athens hostel near Acropolis is Pella Inn Hostel. Pella Inn Hostel has a rating of 8.1/10 from 2,060 HotelsCombined users and it’s located just 0.7 km from Acropolis.

  • Should I stay in a Athens hostel?

    Hostels in Athens tend to have a more active social scene than hotels, so they’re perfect for outgoing travellers looking to meet other people. Athens hostels are, on average, cheaper than other stays in the city due to their dorm-style sleeping quarters. However, this means you can spend your money elsewhere such as on local tours and events.