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Fira backpackers place

Book more than 3 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

Fira backpackers is a budget new place with private rooms and dorms at the down town area of Fira the capital of Santorini island.

We are here to provide you a cheap accommodation stylish place with all the facilities of a hotel.
Less than 100 meters (1-2 minutes walk) from our door is anything you need for make your holidays at Santorini easy as the main bus station of Santorini , the main square of Fira town , the Caldera cliffs for shopping and sunset views, banks ,travel agencies , museums, bars/clubs, restaurants, hospital and supermarket.

All private rooms have a private bath, fridge and air-conditioning.

All dorm rooms has a bath, luggage lockers ,air condition and fridge.

We offer to our guests for free: Wi-Fi ,to use a kitchen, the use of a washing machine, internet corner,daily cleaning service in private rooms and dorms, 24 hours hot water, living room with big screen for sports and movies,hair dryer ,iron and board.

We also can arrange you private or shared transfers, car and motor rentals, tours around the island and our unique volcano!

We can offer you all info for what to see and where to go upon arrival at our place, all tour information with the best prices from anywhere else as our prices is for young and budget travelers and a free map of the island. We are here to make for you Santorini island a budget destination with the less you pay the most you get.

Cancellation Policy:
Please note that any cancellations or changes of your booking "Deposit Only rates" must be notified directly to us at least 48 hours(Greek time) in advance of your scheduled arrival date, after that you can not change or modify your booking & the full amount have to be paid at your arrival time at our hostel. No Shows are going to be charged the full outstanding amount.
GROUP BOOKINGS:
Group bookings are all prepaid the booking date, non changeable and non refundable.

Check in after 2:00 pm the date of your booking.
Reception is open for information 9:00 am to 11:00 pm but check in can be 24 hours ,
If your arrival time at our place is after 23:00 ( 11 pm ) please let us know.

Payment upon arrival by cash.
Taxes included.

Breakfast not included.
No curfew. View House Rules

Overview

At Fira Backpackers Place we've created a hotel-style experience that won't blow your travel budget and still has the bits we love about hostel life – chatty social areas are essential! Enjoy the Greek sunshine out on our terrace with a few (new) mates and an ice-cold beer or have a splash in our outdoor pool to cool off. Inside, we've got a laid-back living room with a TV and movies. There's also free Wi-Fi.

Location

Our hostel is in the heart of downtown Fira, the island's capital, just a 3-minute walk to the main Bus station and 6 minutes' stroll to the main square. Here, you'll find lots of bars with views over the Caldera cliffs and sunsets so good it'd be rude not to take a photo. To reach us from Santorini Airport, jump in a taxi for 9 minutes. If you're hopping over on a ferry from another island, the port at Thira is a 17 minute drive away.

Rooms and Dorms

Our rooms have air con, fresh sheets and towels that are replaced through the week – all for your comfort! Upgrade to a private room for a hotel vibe with an en-suite bathroom, fridge and balcony – and more space to spread out. If you're feeling sociable, get to know other travellers in the shared mixed and female-only dorms – these also have en-suites, luggage lockers and fridges.

Extras and activities

Whatever time you arrive, our 24-hour reception is always open. We have a luggage room where you can drop your bags if you're too early to check in. Our kitchen is there for you to use whenever and we also have laundry facilities. For exploring the island, our travel desk has free maps and our friendly staff can also get you booked on tours and trips – like the one to Santorini's volcano.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.1

  • Security 9.0

  • Location 9.5

  • Staff 9.2

  • Atmosphere 8.6

  • Cleanliness 8.8

  • Facilities 8.5


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    08 Sep 2020
    10 out of 10! Location is just perfect! 5 mins from the bus station, and around 7 from the town. The hostel is very clean, rooms are cozy and beds super comfy. There are common areas to hang out at with other backpackers, kitchen if you wanna cook and you can do your laundry for free. The staff is very friendly and helpful if you need and advice. I strongly recommend the place and am hoping to come back there soon!
    Poland, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7

    Superb

    26 Aug 2020
    Fantastic hostel with really friendly staff, this place is clean and comfortable and in an excellent location. Perfect if you are trying to go Santorini on a budget! In my opinion Fira is the best place to stay as there is plenty to do there, two of the most beautiful cliff side villages are within walking distance, and all the buses on the island arrive/depart there. The hostel is in the centre of it all, two minutes walk from the buses, shops and restaurants. Staff are always on hand to help.
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7

    Superb

    04 Aug 2020
    Had the best time... met some cool people despite covid, Costas came out with us for some drinks. Room had everything you need all basic needs met and air con was a lifesaver! Clean as too. Easy walk to bus stop to get to all beaches and destinations. Close to lots of food and shopping.
    New Zealand, Female, 18-24
  • 9.4

    Superb

    16 Aug 2020
    The hostel was very good, nice staff, perfect location and very clean.
    Hungary, Male, 18-24
  • 9.1

    Superb

    31 Jul 2020
    The staff, Hentrietta and Costas, were so kind, helpful and so patient with my endless questions. The location is just a 4 minute walk from the bus stop. Free laundry. The cleaning lady does an excellent job. I really enjoyed my stay here. Would definitely stay here again.
    Canada, Female, 31-40
  • 8.9

    Fabulous

    25 Aug 2020
    Very good, highly recommended!
    Greece, Male, 41+
  • 6.6

    Good

    02 Nov 2019
    Super average hostel. Everything in the room was very very damp and smelt musty. Why are the fridges in the bedrooms? They’re so so noisy!! Not a lot happening socially here. Beds are really uncomfortable, like really bad. S**t internet too. But a bed to stay in in Santorini I guess...
    New Zealand, Female, 25-30
  • 6.0

    Good

    27 Oct 2019
    I didn’t like this hostel. It was so basic and run down. It also smelt and the bathrooms weren’t clean. It’s right next to the bus stop however and the main shops & restaurants. Maby if it was updated and maintained it could be better...
    Australia, Female, 25-30
  • 5.1

    Rating

    26 Jul 2020
    Good location. Disappoint stay - okay check in, expected an actual private room when paying for a private (not a 6 bed dorm). Was told this is a hostel, but from personal experience 99% of hostels also do actual privates... Dorms were ok, AC was good, I guess for Santorini the price is ok too...
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 2.0

    Rating

    15 Jun 2020
    Directly billed me two months before I was even meant to stay even though I booked through the website, haven’t responded to any of my emails requesting the money back and oh, that’s right, couldn’t legally even provide me with the service they charged me for and made me pay anyway. Did I mention they took the money without warning me as well?
    Australia, Female, 18-24
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Facilities

Free
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
General
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
Services
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Vending Machines
Entertainment
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Wi-Fi


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