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Athens Colorful Urban Home Reviews

Kamaterou Street 3, Athens, Greece

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242 Total Reviews
  • 85%Value For Money
  • 80%Security
  • 71%Location
  • 89%Staff
  • 75%Atmosphere
  • 82%Cleanliness
  • 75%Facilities

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I'm fully satisfied in this place and will go back sooner!


We had a very pleasant stay at Athens Urban Home. The apartment was kept clean although the furnishings were a bit old, but it was great value for the money. Travelers should be aware that the hostel is located in one of the roughest neighborhoods in Athens. Although we didn't have any trouble the area has many rough looking people around and is notorious for crime and theft.Our host was very kind and polite and allowed us to keep our luggage stored for the entire day even after we checked out.


I spent 6 nights in Colorful Urban Home in total and I have to say I enjoyed this stay so much! Overall I'm very satisfied as a guest.

  • 22nd Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Slovakia
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


We arrived there, and the lady you received us couldn't speak english...the bathroom wasn't so nice, but the bedroom was...


Nice place, good community feel on each floor. Breakfast was not the biggest


Very good value for money! Our room was prepared very lovely when we arrived and we even had a small balcony. Location is very good, we went everywhere by foot, it's very close to the city center (15min). For those wondering about security: We never felt insecure, even at night. You simply have to be aware that you're not in a luxury district :) Host is very friendly and gave us valuable information on what we should see. Thanks again for your hospitality!


It's quite difficult to find, it's not sign posted or anything, we thought we might have buzzed into someone's flat! The place is cute, nicely decorated. No aircon however, we just had a fan that was broken and didn't rotate so we found it difficult when sleeping in the heat. The area in which the hostel is located is a really dodgy so be very wary of yourself and your belonging when out in the nearby area.


Great place. The area is a bit sketch so just be careful at night. Lots of creepy guys on the streets late night..So heads up to the ladies. Staff was very accommodating and nice.

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