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Address 6 Pittakou Str. (Plaka)
Simple and unadorned, Dioskouros's 17 rooms set up shop in a rambling building that feels more like a retrofitted mansion than a purpose-built hotel.
7.3 Guest Rating
Address Anastasiou Zinni 35, Koukaki (Koukaki & Makrygianni)
Located down a little alleyway in the relaxed 'hood of Koukaki, Marble House provides an exceptionally quiet budget bed.
8.0 Guest Rating
Address Em.Benaki 105 & Anexartissias Street (Exarchia)
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.
8.4 Guest Rating
Address Aiolou 29 (Monastiraki)
Tempi Hotel's affordable rates, bare-bones rooms, and friendly staff combine to make it both a great deal and a welcoming budget guesthouse.
7.9 Guest Rating
Address Apollonos 27 (Plaka)
Hotel Kimon's comfortable, even stylish rooms are some of the most affordable in heavily touristed Plaka.
7.8 Guest Rating
Address 16 Herefondos Str, Plaka (Plaka)
While the Phaedra doesn't have some of the modern amenities that most budget hotels in Athens now proffer, its reasonable rates, superb location, and compassionate staff are its big selling points.
Address Kydathinaion 16, Plaka (Plaka)
The Student and Travellers Inn's bright rooms are clean and comfortable, decked out in vibrant yellow and blue.
Address 13, Voulgari str. (Omonia)
You can use one of the Marina's 81 clean and comfortable rooms as your base for exploring Athens, just don't expect to luxuriate there.
Address 46 Mitropoleos Street (Plaka)
Metropolis's extremely clean rooms have beige walls, run-of-the-mill beds, wardrobes, bedspreads, and desks, all of which serve their utilitarian purposes without bothering themselves with style.
Address 5, Kleisthenous str (Omonia)
Economy Hotel is an attractive, 56-room budget property located roughly between the Omonia and Monastiraki metro stations.
Address 55,Kolokotroni Street (Plaka)
We appreciated the Carolina's old-fashioned cage elevator, reminiscent of the late 19th century. And loved the roof terrace, which made us feel like we were on top of the world.
Address 29 Athinas str (Psyrri)
Hotel Attalos is a good value for budget travelers. A relaxed throwback to the 1970s, it's less shiny than it is dependable.
8.3 Guest Rating
Address Kodrou 3 (Plaka)
The cash-only Hotel Adonis is situated on one of the quietest pedestrian streets in Plaka, one of Athens' oldest and quaintest neighborhoods.
Address 14, Koumoundourou str (Omonia)
If you're the kind of budget traveler for whom "budget" is a priority and not merely a preference, then the Hotel Epidavros, despite its uninspiring location and uninspired décor, is worth considering.
7.1 Guest Rating
Address Em.Benaki 105 & Dryadon Street (Exarchia)
Dryades' appealing touches appear to be the result of a piecemeal aesthetic additions as opposed to any sort of stylistic renovation.
Address 39, Athinas (Psyrri)
Cecil Hotel, one of our fave Athens hotels, maintains a charming, friendly Old World feel.
7.4 Guest Rating
Address 55 Themistokleous Str. (Exarchia)
The hotel's 50 rooms are very plain, yet there's something restrained and even elegant about these rooms, in a simple, institutional 1970s aesthetic way.
8.2 Guest Rating
Address 79 Evripidou Str (Psyrri)
While Evripides is a total plain jane, it's also very clean and inexpensive.
8.1 Guest Rating
Address Kondrou 6 (Plaka)
This family-run hotel has a nice location in Plaka, the oldest and most charming of Athens' neighborhoods.
Address Marnis 46 (Omonia)
Golden City is a big tourist hotel with 91 surprisingly elegant rooms, located not far from Omonia Square.
8.9 Guest Rating
Address 13 Odysseos St., Karaiskaki Square (Metaxourgio)
Situated in a relatively non-descript neighborhood, the Rio is a 10-minute walk from the National Archaeological Museum and equally close to the trendy Psiri and Thisseio neighborhoods.
Address 28, Agiou Konstandinou street (Omonia)
Rooms are comfortable, clean, and decorated in an unfussy manner. They're also more spacious than many of their Athens peers.
Address Lekka Str. 21 (Plaka)
The Achilleas's 36 comfortable rooms are more business class than basic. Beds are comfortable, though there are no stylistic thrills here.
7.5 Guest Rating
Address 16, Bouboulinas street (Exarchia)
This 93-room hotel occupies two adjacent buildings. One houses single and double rooms, and the other houses the triple rooms and junior suites.
Address 32,Ag.Konstantinou Str. (Omonia)
The comfortable Hotel Achillion offers tastefully decorated rooms without tastefully-decorated-room prices—it's a win-win combination.
Address 6-8 Mitropoleos Str- 12 Nikis Str (Plaka)
Hotel Arethusa has the dated, exciting atmosphere of a hotel where much intrigue went down during Athens's turbulent 1960s and 1970s.
7.6 Guest Rating
Address Ag. Dimitrou 18, Monastiraki (Psyrri)
Hotel Arion, which opened in time for the 2004 Olympics, perfectly expresses the affordable Athenian boutique hotel impulse.
Address 12 Ag. Assomaton Street (Psyrri)
Jason Inn's 56 rooms are both adequate and a good value, particularly in the off-season. Its location, near Keramikos, is a real plus.
Address Sofokleous 27 (Omonia)
If all you want is a safe, centrally-located place to crash at the end of the day, then this is definitely one of the least-expensive places in Athens.
6.9 Guest Rating
Address 5, Erehtheiou str. (Koukaki & Makrygianni)
Art Gallery Hotel is a great option for travelers seeking a quiet place just off the tourist path.
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