Economy Hotel - Athens

5, Kleisthenous Str, Athens, Greece, 10552  show map
 2 stars
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Economy Hotel - Athens

Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Cafe

Shuttle

Paid city shuttle

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Overview

The hotel lies in the center of a market area, in the vicinity of Psiri, Lycabettus Hill and Syntagma Square. Featuring Roman architecture, the hotel is welcoming guests since 1977.

The city center is about 10 minutes on foot. Thanks to a metro station nearby, the comfortable hotel is well connected with other parts of Athens.

Economy Hotel offers a beautiful view to its guests.

Panepistimio underground station is close to Economy Hotel. The property is located within a 20 km distance of Eleftherios Venizelos airport.

Rooms

The hotel offers 56 rooms. They are fitted with a wardrobe, climate control, television, coffee/tea makers and a dressing room. Some rooms feature views over Lycabettus Hill. They also comprise private bathrooms appointed with guest toiletries, a bathtub and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have breakfast in the bar every morning. Diporto Agoras pampers guests with Greek dishes and lies within 150 meters of the property.

Services

The hotel offers cars, limousines and bicycles for rent to explore the local sites.

Internet

High-speed internet access is available in public areas for free.

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   56.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

5, Kleisthenous Str, Athens, Greece, 10552

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City Center
  • Athens
    2300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Omonia Railway Station
    1000 ft
  • Monastiraki Railway Station
    2000 ft
Underground stations
  • Omonoia station
    1000 ft
  • Omonia Metro Station
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Diporto Agoras (cuisine: Greek)
    400 ft
  • Meat Me
    500 ft
Beaches
  • Voula Beach
    1900 ft
  • Arillas Beach
    3900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    56

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Rooms and availability

Economy photos Room
Standard Room
  • Room size:

    140 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Parquet floor
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|Single Room

Economy photos Room
Triple Room
  • Room size:

    205 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Parquet floor
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Superior Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Economy Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • Technopolis700 ft
  • Psyri1400 ft

Places of interest

  • Apothiki Theater1000 ft
  • Aliki Theater1400 ft

Train stations

  • Omonia Railway Station700 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Athens City Hall400 ft
  • Athens City Hall400 ft
  • Omonia Square700 ft

Museums

  • Islamic Art Museum1700 ft
  • Islamic Art Museum1700 ft
  • Museum of the City of Athens1700 ft
  • Museum of the City of Athens1700 ft

Parks

  • Trekking Day/Night Trips Hellas Parnitha1400 ft

Theaters

  • National Theatre of Greece1000 ft
  • Orfeas Theater1000 ft
  • Apothiki Theater1000 ft
  • Orfeas theatre1000 ft
  • Ethniko Theater1400 ft
  • Aliki Theater1400 ft
  • Ethniko Theater1400 ft
  • Alfa Theater1700 ft
  • Alfa theatre1700 ft
  • Gloria Theater1700 ft

Underground stations

  • Omonoia station700 ft
  • Omonia Metro Station1000 ft
  • Panepistimio Metro Station1700 ft
  • Panepistimio station1700 ft
  • Monastiraki station1700 ft

Local attractions

  • Museum of Cycladic Art5100 ft
    4 Neophytou Douka Str., Athens
  • National Museum of Contemporary Art1.0 mi
    17 - 19 Vas. Georgiou B & Rigilis Str, Athens
  • War Museum of Athens1.1 mi
    Rizari 2, Athens
  • National Gallery - Museum Alexandros Soutzos1.0 mi
    50 Vassileos Konstantinou, Athens
  • Byzantine Museum 1.1 mi
    Leoforos Vas. Sofias 22, Athens

Near the hotel

  • Pireos Street600 ft
    AthensGreece
  • Voula Beach1900 ft
    AthensGreece
  • The Academy of Athens2000 ft
    28 Panepistimiou Avenue, Athens
  • Museum of Islamic Art2100 ft
    22 Ag. Asomaton & 12 Dipilou St., Athens
  • National Library of Greece1800 ft
    32, Panepistimiou Street, Athens
  • Gazi1900 ft
    AthensGreece
  • Monastiraki2300 ft
    Monastiraki, Athens

Restaurants nearby

  • Diporto Agoras400 ft

    Address: Theatrou & Sokratous
    Phone: 210-3211463

    84% likes this, based on 43 reviews
    Cuisine: Greek

  • Klimataria800 ft

    Address: Platia Theatrou 2
    Phone: 210 3216629

    80% likes this, based on 220 reviews
    Cuisine: Greek
    Price Range: USD 20 - USD 27

  • Tzitzikas kai Mermigas1000 ft

    Address: Aischilou 26
    Phone: +302106810529

    73% likes this, based on 244 reviews
    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek
    Price Range: USD 23 - USD 30

  • Meat Me500 ft

    Address: Kotzia Square
    Phone: 210 325 0900

  • Athinaikon600 ft

    Address: Themistokleous 2 & Panepistimiou
    Phone: (+30) 210 3838485

    79% likes this, based on 61 reviews
    Cuisine: Greek

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    56

Hotel Awards

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Economy Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Economy

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 393 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    8.4

    cheap, central, good staff

    water at floor in bathroom - too small shower curtain

  • Single
    5.8

    Helpful staff and good prices. Nice view of the Acropolis from the rooftop terrace

    Not the best location

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    The Economy Hotel location is very good and easy access to most of my requirements in sightseeing the whole of Athens (Within Walking Distance). Staff services were great and the hotel is clean. Breakfast was good and they also provided free half hour Internets. Would strongly recommend people to stay. Thank you Economy Hotel.

  • Single
    8.8

    I found the economy hotel to be a great respite from Athens. Once the windows were closed, their was no outside noise, easily allowing a good nights sleep.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The hotel emailed precise instructions on how to get there, and on arrival the guy on the desk was tremendously helpful with detailed advice on activities, transport, hotel facilities etc.. The room was basic, but clean and functional. Breakfast good. Some people have made negative comments re location, but we found it really good - very handy to all the tourist stuff and a bit sleazy in the back streets but safe and convenient if you keep to the main drag. Again, some have commented negatively on noise but we found it very quiet (double-glazed windows). I think the hotel is classed as 2 star, but we thought it should be 3.

    Was initially uncomfortable that hotel required prepayment with a no refund policy but not a real problem.

  • Couple
    8.4

    Staff were excellent. Intially recieved an email giving detailed directions to the hotel and the various modes of transport to get there. They informed us of the sites to see in Athens. When we left early in the morning to get the ferry, they arranged for breakfast to be available for us. Location is perfect.....only 10 minutes walk way from bars/resturants

    Beds are very hard......but this is a complaint for all hotels in Greece

  • Couple
    9.6

    Great service, very helpful staff, good location

  • Couple
    7.4

    Good Location 5 minutes walk from metro, 10 minutes walk to plaka. Clean and Tidy, offers good continental buffet breakfast, which was included in our rate. Air con in the room. We were on 8th floor and had a nice balcony with chairs.

    There was no evening dining located at the Hotel and not many choices nearby, you would probably have to walk to the Plaka.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Courtsey of the staff,and cleanliness and central location.I will be failing in my duty if i do not praise one man,Mr John,at the reception for his courtsey,guiding and pleasant manners.

  • Single
    10.0

    I had a very pleasant stay at Economy Hotel. The location is very convenient, to get to Plaka it is only a 10 min. walk, without having to go via Omonia Square. The staff is friendly, the rooms are nice, with small balconies. The breakfast is ok. I have stayed at several hotels in the same price range in Athens and I like this one best.

  • Single
    7.4

    clean place with excellent staff

    noisy area so forget about having your windows open...

  • Single
    10.0

    This is my third stay at the Economy. I checked in at midnight, and had no problems. The room was quiet and comfortable and very clean. The next day, John, who works at the front desk helped me figure out how to get to the airport. The location is excellent as it is close to the metro, as well as Plaka.

    I think sometimes the water pressure comes and goes in the shower as well as the temperature. The shower is small, but this is normal for Greece. The breakfast ends at 9:30 AM, so it's a bit tough to sleep in.

  • Family with children
    6.2

    Hotel in the center of Aten at a low price.

    Noisy surrounding, one glass windows. Air conditioner was not in use, due to management decision. To be able to sleep without being to warm in the night, I had to open the window and the result was even more noise. One night, at 4 in the morning, there was a fight on the street below.

  • Older travelers
    5.4

    Easy access to Piraeus (by taxi) and to the Airport (via Train from Monastiraki Square, close enought to walk with luggage.

    Arrived middle of the night and found Omonia Square a little bit frightening with many men at street looking junkies or dru

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The staff was the most helpful we have ever received in our travels throughout Europe. If you do not stay here you are just not wise! The location is superb and for the money it is the best.

How to reach hotel

hotel Economy Hotel - Athens Athens location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

5, Kleisthenous Str, Athens, Greece, 10552

Get directions
City Center
  • Athens
    2300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Omonia Railway Station
    1000 ft
  • Monastiraki Railway Station
    2000 ft
Underground stations
  • Omonoia station
    1000 ft
  • Omonia Metro Station
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Diporto Agoras (cuisine: Greek)
    400 ft
  • Meat Me
    500 ft
Beaches
  • Voula Beach
    1900 ft
  • Arillas Beach
    3900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    56

Hotel Awards

GreekHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedAthensEconomy

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in Greece

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