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  • In order to make a group reservation on Hostelworld.com it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
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  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card 1 week prior to arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

For groups cancelletion 48 hours before the check in time (11.00 a.m).

Additional Terms and Conditions

30% of the total as a deposit and the rest payment on arrival.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

Book more than 14 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
7.8
  • Great Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness
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Property Description

Zorbas hostel is located on Victoria Square, in the heart of the city's National Museum area. Cafs, restaurants, nightclubs mini markets and fast food places(24 hours open) Cinema,super market,shops and galleries,not to mention the National Archaeological Museum, are all within easy walking distance from Zorbas. The Acropolis, Plaka, Likavitos,areos park and the National Gardens are all also only a short walk away.


The hotel is a beautiful early 1900's building with a fully renovated interior and natural sky lighting throughout. The reception is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The friendly international staff can help guests with information on what to see and do, where to relax, where the best night life is and where the best beaches are. Staff can also help organise trips by air, land or sea to the Greek islands or any other international destinations.

All rooms are air conditioned and there are singles, doubles, triples, quads,5 bed privates and dorms available.

Some of the services offered by the hostel:
* Maps of Athens and islands
* 24 hour hot showers
* Travel information
* Safe for valuables
* Free Internet
* Telephone
* Taxi service
* Daily walking tour of Athens
* Laundry service View House Rules

Overview

Located in a spectacular 1900s building with a fully renovated interior, at Zorbas Hotel, you’ll be greeted by friendly international staff ready to help you plan an unforgettable trip in Athens. We’re fun, affordable, and most importantly, we're centrally located so you’ll find it easy to get around. Check in whenever you please at our 24-hour reception, hang out with other travellers in the common area, or simply chill watching Netflix on the free Wi-Fi from the comfort of your bed.

Location

Zorbas hostel is located on Victoria Square, in the heart of the city's National Museum Area. There are loads of cafés, restaurants, nightclubs and mini markets nearby to keep you fed, watered and entertained! You’ll no doubt want to soak up some of the local history, and luckily The Acropolis, Plaka and Lykavittos Hill are 35-40 minutes away, and Pedion Areos is a 10-minute stroll. From Athens International Airport, if you don’t want to take a taxi, get the airport bus to Syntagma Square, then take the Metro to Omonia, and change for one stop to Victoria Square.

Rooms and Dorms

Rest up in our cosy mixed dorm rooms, all of which have air con for when that scorching Greek summer hits. We’ve got a range of room sizes for you, whether you’re travelling solo or with mates. Our beds come with free linen for a lovely fresh feeling, and you'll have access to a hot shower whether in an en-suite or shared bathroom.

Extras and activities

Our friendly staff can help you organise your time in Athens, whether you want to explore the ruins or check out the islands. We also host a free walking tour of Athens so you can get to know this iconic city inside and out. We’ve got a laundry service, which is super handy if you’re down to your last pair of pants, as well as a safe for any valuables, so you can keep your stuff locked away while you make the most of your trip.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.4

  • Security 7.9

  • Location 7.8

  • Staff 8.4

  • Atmosphere 7.3

  • Cleanliness 7.5

  • Facilities 7.2


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    08 Mar 2020
    First time in Athens, I found this small, a bit older hostel (probably a hotel in earlier times). The staff are super nice and friendly, they all are Greeks so they can answer you almost every question you have. I liked it a lot to stay in Zorbas!
    Italy, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    24 Jan 2020
    All you need on a stop while long term traveling or for a night to stay over, it’s a comfortable and quiet hostel. You meet other guests but the atmosphere is relaxed. A thanks to the staff, very helpful and super friendly.
    Sweden, Female, 18-24
  • 9.7

    Superb

    30 Jan 2020
    Ok, it’s not the most modern hostel, but clean, friendly, the best price in Athens and all you need for a couple of nights/days. The staff is very experienced and help out with every the question from the guests. Athens is amazing and a trip more than worth, you can realize so much about european history.
    Germany, Female, 31-40
  • 9.7

    Superb

    27 Jan 2020
    Good staff and comfortable hostel. Easy check in because of 24 hour reception. Close to the center
    Ireland, Male, 25-30
  • 9.7

    Superb

    03 Jan 2020
    Cool place to stay a night or a couple of days. Central located, with foodshops, supermarket around and close to the metro. Very nice staff, 24 hours reception.
    Canada, Female, 18-24
  • 9.4

    Superb

    11 Mar 2020
    I had a relaxed time. The staff are very friendly und well informed to enrich your stay. Unfortunately we had to go, because of Covid19. Will be back for sure!
    Germany, Female, 18-24
  • 9.4

    Superb

    10 Mar 2020
    Good, clean hostel in the center of Victoria, easy to go to the main city and all the sightseeing around. Very friendly and helpful people working in Zorbas.
    Netherlands, Female, 18-24
  • 5.7

    Rating

    24 Jan 2020
    No lockers and only one electric socket for the entire common bedroom. The common room which served also as a kitchen was dirty, decayed and people were smoking inside. The hostel is located in a multicultural area so is easy to find good and cheap food.
    Romania, Male, 31-40
  • 5.4

    Rating

    05 Mar 2020
    The dorm had a single outlet, 1 closet, no lockers, and not enough space to store things. There was a single key, which you got from reception. If you wanted to sleep while others weren't in the room, you couldn't lock the door. Children running around the hostel unsupervised repeatedly opened the door and woke me up. Between this, the uncomfortable bed, and the unsoundproofed door, I got no sleep. I chose it for the convenient location when catching a ferry at Piraeus, but it wasn't worth it.
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 2.3

    Rating

    03 Jan 2020
    I personally don’t think This is a good hostel from my previous hostel experience I could say they posted really good photos of the hostel but in reality it’s not a decent one
    India, Female, 25-30
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Facilities

Free
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
General
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Dryer
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Microwave
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Towels Not Included
  • Washing Machine
Services
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Fax Service
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Wake-up calls
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
Entertainment
  • Wi-Fi


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