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Zorbas Hotel Reviews

10 Gkyilfordou St., Victoria Square Athens 10434, Athens, Greece

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69%

Rating
1528 Total Reviews
  • 77%Value For Money
  • 66%Security
  • 75%Location
  • 79%Staff
  • 65%Atmosphere
  • 64%Cleanliness
  • 61%Facilities

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71%

Hostel is located in a great place, very close to Green Metro Line (Victoria Station), there are many places nearby where you can eat, step by for a coffee or buy cigs/snacks/liquors. Rooms are small, they are just enough to get some sleep and leave them for whole day. Bathrooms are clean, sheets and blankets are changed everyday and you get them nice and clean. Our roommates were quiet and they weren't making any problems (maybe except snoring) ;). (2 rooms, 6-dorm and 8-dorm)

  • 22nd Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Poland
  • Mixed Group, 18-24
  • (1 review)


94%

Everything was OK! Staff are nice and always helpful to guests. Cozy ambient and very clean and neat rooms. Wi Fi Internet works perfect and fast! There´s no breakfast available, but that´s nothing in comparison with the good quality of services in general. I found just one thing that i didn´t like: The showers are pretty small, which means very little space to move while taking a shower (especially tall peopl) I recommend it!


71%

Quiet at the time. Propbably due to off-season. Nice staff. Clean rooms. Good location for walking og taking the metro around.

  • 17th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Denmark
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


46%

I was not impressed with Zorbas Hotel. The bathroom and quality of the rooms private and dorm was subpar. You can hear everything that happens in surrounding rooms. It is not in a good neighborhood.

  • 15th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


89%

Nise, cleen, chip. Not far from center. before i was one day in Zeus hostel. Terible. Price is symiral, but belefe me ot nor the wors hostel ever. (I was in india and afryka) Soo i can rekoment thant one in Atens:L) PAwel


74%

Friendly staff; possibility to meet not so average travelers (including residents of the country), to whom traveling is not only about standard comfort and safety (but something else); upstairs area was quite petite and cosy, even if not in much of a top notch renovated order. If you travel with your own gear and have an open mind about things etc, not a bad place to be in a big city.

  • 5th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Estonia
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


51%

Good price, that is all.


71%

The security is poor, no personal lockers in the room. And everyone shares a key for the room. Very inconvenient. Try to improve the kitchen facilities. And the fridge seems broken and not cold at all. Try to install more plugs in the common area and reception area since they are the only places we could connect to the wifi. Anyway, nice location and good value of money. The washroom is clean and staff are very friendly. I enjoy my stay very much.


26%

It is not a hostel or somethink like that. That place looks like a cave. Smelling bad. The" kitchen " is a microwave that's it. They have 2 glasses, some plates and one small dirt freezer. The smoking area is the same place with a eating table. Were the worst place that I've been in my life. Terrible.

Owner Comment (Hide)
Dear guest we never mention that there is a kitchen and eating tables

57%

The price is really good for what you get and the location is ok. I found the atmosphere poor though. Hardly anyone is hanging out in the common area and it's not the ideal place to meet people during your travels. It's a good place if you just need a place to stay.


51%

You get what you pay for very run down random assortment of things in rooms.


31%

Worst hostel ever, misusing social media to promote non existing quality.

  • 17th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Slovakia
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


80%

No complaints at all! Good price. About 20 minutes from city centre. They provide towels, top n bottom sheets, and blankets. Wifi in rooms but not that strong.


94%

Great hotel, amazing staff! Such a good time


89%

The foremost plus is its location which is just a walking to Victoria metro station so it saves me much time to travel. Or if you enjoy walking, just walk along the 3rd September or 28th October roads and you will reach Monastiraki, Plaka. The room is clean and the staff is helpful too. One minus is the wifi. My room is at the end-corner and no wifi reached so I had to sit at the stairs for wifi connection. But for me it is not a big problem since we are on vacation so just enjoy the atmosphere


51%

rooms were extremely small, no sheets were provided, ants were crawling everywhere in the bathroom

  • 16th Sep 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


57%

The beds and bathroom were clean, but this place is really run down and old. The rooms are damp and musty when the windows are closed. The private rooms are basically dorm rooms with a double bed and several bunkbeds minus the other guests. The stay is friendly and accommodating though.

Owner Comment (Hide)
1.All the rooms around the world need some fresh air sometime that"s why you have choice since there are windows to open them. 2.The private rooms are dorms?? you book for a private and you got a dorm?or you book for a dorm and you got a private? Cause that's confusing.

63%

This place is right by the metro and about a 20-30 minute walk from monasteraki. Otherwise it really is just a place to sleep. Common room really bad with incredibly loud techo so no place to socialize. No lockers but safe at the reception. Wifi is pretty solid though.


89%

Would recommend.


66%

only stayed one night and didnt really get the chance to experience it properly, a good stop off point though.


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