Overview of Hostel
'AB's has fast become the hostel of choice for excellent facilities and good-time atmosphere - you'll find an instant social scene, fabulous facilities, roof bar with lots of action, clean comfortable beds - everything included- in a unbeatable location.' - Lonely Planet 2018
(Athens Airport) take the blue line to Syntagma squre, switch to the red line train towards 'Alexandros Panagoulis/Aghios Dimitrios' and get off at the first stop (Acropoli Station. Take the metro exit straight ahead ('Makrigianni/Athanasiou Diakou'). Walk straight down Athanasiou Diakou and turn the first left onto Makri Street. The hostel is on the left side of the street at Makri 12.
Studios; Veikou 3, Makrigiani Athens 11742.
From El.Venizelos (Athens Airport)
Take the Blue Line to Syntagma Square, switch to the Red Line train towards 'Alexandros Panagioulis/Aghios Dimitrios' and get off at the first stop (Akropoli Station). Take the metro exit to your left ('Makriyianni/Dionysiou Areopagitou'). You will come up on the cobblestone walk way. Turn right and go straight down Makrigianni st.
Walk past the Everest sandwich bar on the left. You will see the new Acropolis Museum on your right and some more cafes/restaurants to your left.
100 meters down, you will come to a five-way intersection with traffic lights. Go straight, veering slightly to the right onto Veikou Street. We are 3 doors down on you letf VEIKOU 3, The kiosk and the Wind phone shop should be to your left, just past them you will see The Athens Studios help desk in yellow tile.
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Beware of pick pockets at airports, ports and the metro..
We're less than five minutes from the Acropolis, the Plaka, the National Gardens, Hadrian's Arch and the Temple of Zeus. It's only 15 minutes' walk to Lycabettus Hill, 10 minutes by subway to the National Archaeological Museum and 20 minutes by tram to the beach and Pireaus Port.
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
Reception is open 24hrs. Check-in: 2pm. We have a 48hr cancellation policy. All cancellations and changes must be received in writing and responded to 48 hours prior to our 2pm check-in time. Credit cards accept for charges of €50 or more. Beware of pick pockets at airports, ports and the metro. Be aware of elderly men inviting you to bars with 'women', It is a trick to rip you off with over priced drinks. Just keep walking. Reception is open 24hrs. Check-in: 2pm. We have a 48hr cancellation policy. All cancellations and changes must be received in writing and responded to 48 hours prior to our 2pm check-in time. Credit cards accept for charges of 50 or more. There are some amazing places in Greece, let us take you to them! Our team has the best answers for day trips in and out of Athens and our guides are young English-Greeks, so you can really get into the history and learn a lot. 'Last minute changes to reservation arrival dates will only be accepted until 4pm local time (GMT+2) on the day of arrival by email only. Charges will be incurred for late cancellation.'