Hotel Orion

Em.Benaki 105 & Anexartissias Street, Athens, Greece1 star star

8.4 out of 10

Doubles from: $54 to $67

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The 22-room Orion shares management and a reception area with Hotel Dryades. Among our listings, these two hotels are the furthest afield from central Athens, perched as they are at the top of a hill in Exarchia. Nonetheless, for their rates and vibe, they are logical EuroCheapo picks.

Orion's rooms are quite casual. We liked one small room with exposed brick walls and thick raspberry curtains. The rooms here are extremely basic, though not unappealingly so.

The Orion vibe is very relaxed. If you're a European university kid in Athens for a few nights, this is a great place to crash. We witnessed this vibe in action on Orion's chilled-out rooftop garden. During our visit, three lanky, languid kids relaxed in the roof's lounge, limbs akimbo. We could almost see clouds of cannibis floating above them. (We said almost.)

Note that the walk up the hill to Orion provides great exercise. In other words, you'll be out of breath when you arrive.

Reviewed by: Alex Robertson Textor, EuroCheapo Staff Writer

Note: This hotel was visited by a EuroCheapo editor and is recommended based on cleanliness, location, price and overall quality. EuroCheapo did not charge this hotel to be listed.



  • Breakfast Extra Charge
  • Car Rental
  • Concierge/Booking Services
  • Garden
  • Guest Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Parking: Free
  • Reception: 24-Hour
  • Snack bar
  • Steep Stairs
  • Wake-Up Service
  • Wi-Fi Connection
  • Wi-Fi: Free


  • AC Available
  • Balconies/Terraces Available
  • Bathroom: Private
  • Bathroom: Shared
  • Cable TV
  • Heat
  • Iron
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Soundproofed Windows
  • Telephone


Em.Benaki 105 & Anexartissias Street
Exarchia, Athens, Greece

Phone: 210-3302-3878
Fax: 210-3805-193


About the Hotel Orion neighborhood

The lively Platia Exarchia forms the nucleus of Exarchia (also known as Moussio), which sits to the northeast of Omonia Square. This former hub of radical student culture punctuates Athens' usual languid café culture with left-wing graffiti, underground music shops and a few dazed, wandering souls. The National Archaeological Museum and Athens Polytechnic are located here.

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