Students & Travellers Inn
Recommended by Lonely Planet, Let's Go, Hoe, and Rough Guide, we’re situated right in the most famous and must-see street, full of traditional tavernas and any kind of shop, just three minutes’ walk from Acropolis!
We offer a wide choice of rooms, from dorms to private, with air conditioning and heating.
We offer 24hr hot showers, 24hr safety deposit, 24hr vending machines with soft drinks and mineral water and a 24hr laundry service – we do it for you and give it back within a few hours!
Our garden bar and lounge room is at your disposal in order to watch the best sports events, including the Olympic Games, with your fellow travellers. You couldn’t choose a more perfect place to hang out. We’ve got the cheapest beer in Athens, plus authentic Arabic sheesha in apple, mint, watermelon, cherry, coca cola, lemon and pomegranate every night.
There’s free Wi-Fi and 24hr Internet, plus free bicycle parking, free postal delivery and a book exchange, as well as a public telephone, international calling cards and fax facilities.
Linens are included and towels are available for hire.
Breakfast has a variety of choices available made from the freshest ingredients.
Our courtyard area has a wide-screen TV, chess and backgammon.
We’re ideally located in the heart of Plaka, in the most historical and central area of Athens. We’re within walking distance to all the major archaeological sites that Athens is famous for, as well as the nightlife, tavernas, bars and clubs.
Located in a 150-year-old building, we welcome all travellers to relax and enjoy our summer bar, read a book in the garden bar, use super-fast internet free of charge and our exclusive in-house travel agency.
We clean the facilities all day long since we appreciate the importance of cleanliness.
Owned and managed by Greek people, who are famous for their hospitality, in order to provide an unforgettable experience so you can share it with your fellow travellers. Our well-trained and informative staff will help you anytime with everything you need.
Enjoy our fun and friendly atmosphere, which hopefully makes you feel at home.
‘The best back-packer place in the Plaka and the perfect spot to meet up with other young travellers.’ - Rick Stevens, 2010
‘Popular and well-run place in the heart of Plaka.’ - Lonely planet, 2008
‘Great location and lively atmosphere.’ - Let's go, 2004
Reception is also open 24hrs, with no curfew or lockout and free lockup available for valuables. We’re here to offer free maps, advice and travel info, as well as wake-up calls, taxi service (upon request) and more. You’re welcome to use our free day luggage storage. We also offer long-term luggage storage.
We have an in-house travel agency where you can book ferry tickets, airline tickets and accommodation in the islands on-the-spot with the best deals, advised by your 'travel buddy'. There’s also walking tours – our professional and informative guide will show you around the best places in Athens!
If you cannot find availability please check our sister hostel here on Hostelworld, called ‘Athens International Youth Hostel - Victor Hugo’.
Please read our Things to Note below before booking.