Feel immersed in the heart of Athens' historical center!! Our cozy apartment offers unique modern-romantic living, amenities and a top location from where you can just walk to practically everywhere - market, museums, Acropolis,Syntagma & Monstiraki!
The apartment is located at Mitropoleos (Athens Cathedral) square in the popular Plaka area of central Athens, right in the middle of the city' historic center, moments from 2 metro stations (Syntagma and Monastiraki), amenities and most of Athens' archeological sites!! It is right next to the Athens Metropolitan Cathedral (which means ANYone can point you home if you're lost). The flat is only a few blocks from Syntagma square and the parliament OR the Acropolis OR the shopping district of Ermou street OR Monastiraki flea market or basically ANYthing you will want to see! The courtyard next door has plenty of restaurants and coffee shops plus a big Starbucks with plenty of maps and guidebooks. There's a pharmacy right next door, bank with ATM, and grocery, so it's easy to get anything - or anywhere - you want. There is a supermarket right opposite our building.
The space offers modern-classical decor (wooden floors, high ceilings) and was recently refurbished - it offers a small yet functional fully equipped kitchen, a dining table, comfortable sofa and a bathroom with washing machine and shower. If you stay with us you will really feel like becoming part of the city - you will be only moments away from most archaeological sites, museums and a wide choice of transport links (Syntagma & Monastiraki metro/train stations and only 5 minutes walk from the apartment). Facilities include central heating, hot water independence, comfortable double wardrobe, AC, TV with cable, DVD and 24/7 free WiFi connection.
We will interact with you as much as needed! We can provide hints & tips and there are plenty of maps and guides in the apartment to help us do just that! Our contact details are available and upon booking you will get access to two videos that we have prepared to help with your arrival. You can call us anytime and if you need any additional cleaning/washing laundry we can arrange for a cleaning visit and you will just pay EUR20 directly to Eleni.
Plaka is the oldest district in Athens with outstanding scenery. The moment you start walking on its paved narrow lanes you get the feeling that you travel back in time. Beautiful houses with neoclassic colors, well preserved gardens, local architecture and elegance is the atmosphere of the whole area. It is very central and guests can practically walk to most sites and attractions. Syntagma square and Monastiraki square, the flea market, museums, the Acropolis and the ancient agora are all within easy walking distance; same goes for shopping venues (Ermou street) and other vibrant districts such as Psiri, Thission and Kolonaki with its galleries and numerous bars and restaurants.
Distances to local attractions:
New Acropolis Museum - 800m
Acropolis rock & Parthenon- 800m
Syntagma Metro & square - 300m
Monastiraki Metro/Train & Flea Market - 400m
Ancient Agora and Thission- 400 m
National Archaeological Museum of Athens – 1 km
Psiry buzzing nightlife- 800m
Kolonaki exclusive shopping area - 1 km
CLOSE PROXIMITY TO TRANSPORTATION:
2 metro stations (Syntagma & Monastiraki - direct link from Athens Airport) are 5 minutes walk from the apartment. The airport has a frequent bus service to Syntagma square.
- Air conditioning
- Cot available
- Washing machine