About this listing
Situated in the historic, safe neighbourhood of Ano Petralona, this traditional remodelled apartment, is the perfect place to stay to explore Athens. Great transport links, and walking distance to Acropolis, Gazi and close to Piraeus avenue.
Pre first world war property in the heart of the historic quarter, Ano Petralona. Remodelled in 2014 - comprises modern lounge/diner (TV set) & kitchen/breakfast room, which features all modern appliances (Dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, juicer, toaster, kettle) The property also features a master bedroom with plentiful storage, and boasts the stand out feature of an antique brass bed frame. For those more than two the sofa in the lounge transforms into a full double bed where two can comfortably sleep. Full climate control system, which offers both heating and air conditoning.
Guests can access all areas of the apartment
Interaction with guests
Help is readily available at any time, either on my mobile phone or via email
Property situated in the quarter of Ano Petralona, with an array of local cafes and restaurants in the vicinity, offering great prices. Head for the street of Troon and you'll find good local bars and restaurants renowned for their great quality with an inexpensive price tag. Ano Petralona is known for it's safety and easy accessibility - a great location for anyone wanting to get to know Athens better. Walking distance to, Acropolis hill and museum, Thissio, Psyri, Monastiraki, Plaka and the hill of Philopapou. Immerse yourself in the wonderful experience of Greek ancient theatre - just a 20 minute walk away, check online to see the performances at the Athens Epidaurus festival, in the open air theatre - Odeon of Herodes Atticus This really is a must-do!
Overground - 4-6 min walk: Ano Petralona
Take the train to Monastiraki where you'll be central to Syntagma square/Parliament house and Ermou (main shopping district)
From Ana Petralona you can also take the direct train to Peireas port where you can hop on a ferry to an island, Hydra, Paros, Mykonos, Santorini, Corfu, Rhodes, Kefalonia, Crete, Zakynthos to name a few!
Metro: 8-10 min walk to Kerameikos (Gazi area) where you can travel to the Airport, all other metro stations along with Syntagma, where you can change for the tram and go to beaches, Palaio faliro, Alimos, Glyfada & Voula.
Taxi: Flag a safe taxi on the street - straight to Syntagma square for only €5-€8
Please do not smoke in the property. Not wishing to host guests who intend to have parties - general respect is expected
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.
Hey! I'm Konstantinos - thanks for visiting my profile.
A little about me - Athens business owner with a huge appetite for travel, culture and life. Enjoy most things that involve people, love to socialize, entertain and a have a good time. Love all forms of art, whether it be fine art, theatre, museums or concerts! But above all, love to explore and truly see what the world has to offer.
Hoping I can help those explore Athens, in an authentic way by staying at my period renovated property, nestled in the historic quarter of the the city; along with offering all my top tips of what to do during your stay in the wonderful city of Athina, including best eateries, beaches, theatres, cafes and areas to simply take in the city and amble about.
If you're the adventurous type, and you'd like to advice on visiting Greece's first capital, Nafplio/Ναυπλιο, hopping on a ferry over to some of the most quaint, untouched islands off the coast of Greece, including, Aegina, Poros, Hydra, Spetses or how to enjoy the beautiful sunset in Cape of Sounio - I'm always on hand to help.
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