About this listing
A magnificent spacious private room in a large, modern and comfortable 3 bed shared apartment.
Peaceful, safe and charming neighbourhood, roughly 15 mins by metro to city centre (10 minutes to Acropolis). Free Wifi.
Welcome to your home in Athens!! Come and enjoy a stay in a typical Athenian leafy suburb, away from the noise and hustle of the city center but only a short distance by metro. We're only 5 minutes from Ilioupoli metro station, and then 10-15 minutes by metro to the center.
The apartment is the ground floor of a 3 floor building, situated on a quiet street near a park and a church. There are 3 spacious bedrooms, bathroom, and a kitchen which leads out onto a large back yard with citrus trees where you can hang out and enjoy your morning coffee with some pastries from the excellent bakery nearby. The back yard tends to be the communal area when the sun is out (which is most of the time in Athens!).
The room is fully air conditioned/heated, stylishly decorated, and features a huge and comfortable queen size bed and chill out area.
You have access to a shared kitchen with amenities: Oven, fridge w/ freezer, cutlery, dishes and pans, kettle, coffee maker (please help yourself). There's a large table in the kitchen if you need to work from your laptop.
One shared ample bathroom, with bath and shower. You can also use the hair dryer and I can provide you with shampoo and conditioner if needed.
There is access to a laundry machine and detergent on request.
- Airport transport is available upon request.
- Port transport is available upon request.
- Breakfast/dinner can be offered on request.
- Mobile 4G wi-fi router can be offered on request.
Interaction with guests
I speak English fluenty, and will be on hand to welcome you and provide you with lots of suggestions, advice and useful tips to make your stay truly unforgettable. Just let me know what you're interested in doing during your stay.
Situated in the lower part of Ilioupoli, which is a quiet and safe residential area with 3 storey buildings, gardens and lots of fresh air.
The apartment is a 2 minute walk from the main streets where you'll find a great bakery/pastry shop, hair salon, supermarket, pharmacy, dry cleaning, coffee shops, grill houses, and banks.
Agios Dimitrios is a 12 minute walk away, where you'll find a mall and larger supermarkets.
There are two metro stations nearby, Ilioupoli (10 minutes walk) and Agios Dimitrios (12 minutes walk), also bus no. 201 (1 minutes walk).
- I will send you directions for getting to the flat from the airport or port of Piraeus.
Other things to note
- I must inform you that there is a Church right across the street whose bells might be of a little disturbance in the morning.
==== FAQ ====
Q) How much does public transport cost?
A)The most economic method of paying for public transport in Athens is to get the five days ticket for €10.
Q) How far are you from central Athens?
A) Between 10 and 20 minutes, depending on where exactly you want to go!
Q) How far are you from Athens airport?
A) Athens airport is located 30 km out of Athens, pickup can be provided for extra. If you want to take public transport, I recommend taking the metro to Ilioupoli station, via Syntagma. The voyage takes approximately 1 hour. I will send more detailed instructions on booking.
Q) Can I check in/out late?
A) I have no problem with check in/out times. The only time there may be an issue is when another guest is checking in the same day that you're checking out, so please let me know when you will be arriving and departing.
Q) Can I store my luggage at your house after I check out?
A) Yes, absolutely, I have done this for multiple people that are going away for the day or a few days.
Please feel free to contact me with any additional questions or concerns. I look forward to hosting you!
By making this reservation, you accept that this is not a hotel or any other official tourist accommodation. This is a home and you are a guest. The host cannot be held liable for any accidents or injuries that occur to guests on the premises.
Guests will be held responsible for their own actions if they should break the law. Use of drugs inside the apartment is prohibited. The Greek law covers this agreement and will be held in Athenian courts if need be.
- Please switch off lights and heaters when not in use.
- Please ensure the door is locked behind you when you go out.
- Quiet hours, according to the law is:
2pm - 5pm and 8 hours during the nighttime
- Smoking is not allowed inside the apartment, but feel free to use the backyard.
Hi, I'm Panos from Athens! After leaving my job to travel the world, I've fallen in love with Airbnb, and the Hosting way of life. I love meeting people, hearing stories, and sharing my love of this fascinating city. I'm passionate about good food, good wine, good company, and am always on the lookout for new and interesting things to do in Athens and the surrounding area.