Dioskouros Hostel - Athens

6 Pittakou Str., Athens, Greece, 10558  show map
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Dioskouros Hostel - Athens

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

Overview

Dioskouros Hostel enjoys its location near by the beach. A bunch of amenities featuring a luggage storage and a business corner are provided.

The hostel is situated close to The Acropolis Museum and Anafiotika, within walking distance to Akropolis subway station.

20 minutes by car from Eleftherios Venizelos airport.

Rooms

Offering Quadruple Room, Triple Room, Twin Room and 4-bed female Dorm, Dioskouros Hostel ensures a cozy stay for guests. Some guestrooms of Dioskouros Hostel come with climate control, a private balcony, a refrigerator, a dressing area and a dining area. Rooms are fitted with single beds and bunk beds. This property has shared bathrooms offered for guests' use.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the garden each morning.

Services

Guests will have the use of 24-hour reception and laundry.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   14.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Computer rental

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Library

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace

Bathroom

  • Steam shower

Kitchen facilities

  • Shared kitchen

Bedroom

  • Foam mattress

Media

  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

6 Pittakou Str., Athens, Greece, 10558

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City Center
  • Athens
    4600 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Monastiraki Railway Station
    3000 ft
  • Museum of Cycladic Art
    3300 ft
Underground stations
  • Akropoli station
    1400 ft
  • Akropolis Metro Station
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Brettos Ouzo Restaurant (cuisine: Greek)
    300 ft
  • Diogenes (cuisine: Greek)
    500 ft
Parks
  • National Gardens
    1600 ft
Beaches
  • Arillas Beach
    4000 ft
  • Almyros Beach
    4000 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    14

Rooms and availability

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Shared Bathroom Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 165 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    Single Room
    Bed type: 1 Single bed
    Size: 130 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
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      Shared Bathroom Quintuple Room
      Size: 195 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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        Shared Bathroom Triple Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
        Size: 155 sq. feet
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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          Dormitory Room
          Bed type: Bed in shared room
          Size: 155 sq. feet
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            Shared Bathroom Quadruple Room
            Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
            Size: 175 sq. feet
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            • Private bathroom
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              How to reach hostel

              hostel Dioskouros Hostel - Athens Athens location
              Show big map »

              Hostel Address:

              6 Pittakou Str., Athens, Greece, 10558

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Athens
                4600 ft
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Monastiraki Railway Station
                3000 ft
              • Museum of Cycladic Art
                3300 ft
              Underground stations
              • Akropoli station
                1400 ft
              • Akropolis Metro Station
                1400 ft
              Restaurants
              • Brettos Ouzo Restaurant (cuisine: Greek)
                300 ft
              • Diogenes (cuisine: Greek)
                500 ft
              Parks
              • National Gardens
                1600 ft
              Beaches
              • Arillas Beach
                4000 ft
              • Almyros Beach
                4000 ft
              Hostel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of rooms:
                14

              Dioskouros Hostel Location

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              Local attractions

              • Filopappos Hill - 5200 ft
                Southwest of the Acropolis, Athens
              • The Sanctuary of Artemis - 1.0 mi
                Brauron, Athens
              • Technopolis - 1.1 mi
                100, Pireos Street, Athens
              • Psiri - 1.0 mi
                off Ermou Street, Athens
              • Municipal Art Gallery - 1.1 mi
                Myllerou 32 & Leonidou (Avdi Square), Athens

              Near the hostel

              • The Acropolis Museum - 1400 ft
                Dionysiou Areopagitou 15, Athens
              • Lysicrates Monument - 500 ft
                Lysikratous Square (off Vironos Street), Athens
              • St Paul's Anglican (Episcopal) Church - 600 ft
                29 Fillelinon Street (off Amalias Avenue), Athens
              • Athens Planetarium - 800 ft
                Syngrou ave, 387, Athens
              • Plaka - 800 ft
                The Plaka, Athens
              • Greek Folk Art Museum (Museo Ellinikis Laikis Technis) - 500 ft
                Kidathineon 17, Athens
              • The Jewish Museum of Greece - 700 ft
                Nikis 39, Athens

              Restaurants nearby

              • Brettos Ouzo Restaurant - 300 ft

                Address: 9, Angelou Geronta Street
                Phone: 30 2103216981

                71% likes this, based on 32 reviews
                Cuisine: Greek

              • Vizantino - 500 ft

                59% likes this, based on 52 reviews
                Price Range: USD 21 - USD 30

              • Daphne's - 600 ft

                Address: Lysikratous 4
                Phone: +302103227971

                69% likes this, based on 209 reviews
                Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek
                Price Range: USD 30 - USD 50

              • Diogenes - 500 ft

                Address: Lysikratous Square & Shelley, Plaka
                Phone: +30 210 3224845

                64% likes this, based on 96 reviews
                Cuisine: Greek

              • Vyzantino Taverna - 500 ft

                Address: 18 Kydatheneon Street
                Phone: +30103227368

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

              Hostel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of rooms:
                14
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              Dioskouros Hostel Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Dioskouros Hostel

              Average guest rating

              6.6out of 10
              Good
              Based on 58 reviews

              Guest reviews

              • Single
                7.8

                We live together in room with 3 beds for 40 eur. Its comfort minimum for several nights if you want go to city center and Akropolis in 5 min. In 2 min several car rental offices, its was reason for us return a car and go to hotel fast.

                Share toilet and shower, trash bin is not easily to open.

              • Couple
                9.2

                The location is very good which I can get to the acropolis in 15 minute walking and the stuff is helpful. Moreover, I booked a double room and they give me a bigger room which makes me very happy.

              • Couple
                7.8

                Excellent localisation to visit Athens, it's very close to the Acropolis, the Olympeion, Plaka, Syndagma Place, etc.

              • Couple
                7.0

                Great locaction in close walking distance to Plaka. Mostly nice staff.

                Breakfast only until 9:30. Rooms and facilities very hostel style.

              • Group of friends
                6.6

                The location is perfect.

                The bathrooms need some serious renovations. They were not very private or clean.

              • Group of friends
                7.8

                Located directly in the old Plaka district, the pice is phenomenal for this location!!! Toilets & shower clean, hot water available.

              • Group of friends
                7.8

                Location is perfect, and the ambience inside the terrace, especially in the mornings, is very nice. It opens up the space for conversations. Rooms depend on what you are assigned, but they are more than ok for the prize requested.

                A little bit more service on cleaning the rooms - chaging sheets would have been nice!

              • Family with children
                7.0

                The location of the Dioskourous Hostel is excellent and is only a few minutes from the main square, Acropolis and Plaka. It is a backpackers hostel but it is good value for money and the staff are very friendly helpful. There is A/C but it is controlled by the staff who come to your room and put it on. Breakfast is included and consists of pancakes, chocolate spread, eggs, bread, jam and coffee. However if you turn up after 9am most of the food is gone. They also looked after our rucksacks on the last day before we went to the airport. Overall great value for money and great location.

              • Couple
                6.6

                very good location, many restaurants behind, and close to Acropolis. A good place to city trip. The pretty reception lady is very friendly and helpful :)

                The hotel have a air conditioner but it is said it cannot be use at this time of the year. But it is June in Athens. Also no mosquito coils. As we say it is too hot, the old man find a long time and give us an electric fan.

              • Older travelers
                5.4

                We needed a room for a 12 hour air flight connection. This was ok. Everything run down but clean.

                Soap dispensers empty. Balcony door would not lock.

              • Couple
                5.4

                The only thing I like here is the location

                This is the hostel, not hotel. The equipment is simple and we've booked a double room but we stayed in a room of 5 beds.

              • Group of friends
                7.8

                Small, couzy and very lovley place.

              • Couple
                6.2

                It's not bad. At least the pillow and mattress looks very clean. Staff are nice. Location is perfect.

              • Couple
                7.4

                Great location, right across the street from Temple of Olympian Zeus, within walking distance to major sites in Athens and Syntagma Square. Felt very safe walking around area of hostel, had someone at front desk always, even early in the morning (we had to get up early for the marathon!) Pancakes for breakfast were good! Very good value for money!

                Shared bathrooms were a bit small, but never had to wait for them.

              • Family with children
                5.4

                - the price is higher than it should be for the standard it has - the description on Booked.net is incorrect and incomplete (staff told us it is Booked.net itself that produces the description) - for instance, I expected the room to have a balcony as the description explicitely says "this air-conditioned room features a furnished balcony with Acropolis or Athens City views" - this lured us into the place. Now staff told us there is only one romm with balcony at all and none with Acropolis view - we had two bunk beds without being told so before. With small kids this makes things difficult

              How to reach hostel

              hostel Dioskouros Hostel - Athens Athens location
              Show big map »

              Hostel Address:

              6 Pittakou Str., Athens, Greece, 10558

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Athens
                4600 ft
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Monastiraki Railway Station
                3000 ft
              • Museum of Cycladic Art
                3300 ft
              Underground stations
              • Akropoli station
                1400 ft
              • Akropolis Metro Station
                1400 ft
              Restaurants
              • Brettos Ouzo Restaurant (cuisine: Greek)
                300 ft
              • Diogenes (cuisine: Greek)
                500 ft
              Parks
              • National Gardens
                1600 ft
              Beaches
              • Arillas Beach
                4000 ft
              • Almyros Beach
                4000 ft
              Hostel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of rooms:
                14