Evripides Hotel - Athens

Evripidou Street 79, Athens, Greece, 10553  show map
 2 stars
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Evripides Hotel - Athens

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Jogging track

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Business corner

Overview

Evripides is placed in a downtown area of Athens in the vicinity of Acropolis, Central Athens and Archaeological Museum. Built in 1970, the high quality hotel was renovated in 2012.

Nestled in the center of Athens and a 5-minute walk from Thissio Railway train station. Ermou Street-Shopping Area, Monastiraki Flea Market and Omonia Square are located 450 meters from the hotel.

The hotel offers a central location close to a harbour and gardens.

Easily accessible from Keramikos subway station. Guests can reach Eleftherios Venizelos airport within 25 minutes' drive.

Rooms

This property counts 62 guestrooms featuring Triple Room and Standard Twin Room. Many rooms come with a panoramic view over the hills. All bathrooms are appointed with towels, a bathtub and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

The dining options feature cold buffet breakfast served in the magnificent dining room. Relaxing drinks are offered in the lobby bar.

Services

Guests will benefit from free parking, an elevator and a safe deposit box along with ironing service, 24-hour reception and laundry.

Relax

On-site fitness facilities include a jogging track and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   62.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Elevator

Sports & Fitness

  • Jogging track
  • Fitness center

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Postal service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Breakfast room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business corner
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Sauna
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/TV room

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Mini-fridge

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from 13:00 - hours

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Evripidou Street 79, Athens, Greece, 10553

Get directions
City Center
  • Athens
    700 m
Airports
Underground stations
  • Thiseio Station
    500 m
  • Monastiraki station
    500 m
Restaurants
  • Klimataria (cuisine: Greek)
    70 m
  • Niko's Taverna (cuisine: Greek)
    270 m
Parks
  • Filopappos Hill
    450 m
Beaches
  • Voula Beach
    690 m
  • Arillas Beach
    1.4km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from 13:00 - hours
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    62

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Twin Room
Bed type: Double or Twin beds or Double Bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 21m2
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Double room

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    Standard Triple Room
    Bed type: Triple or 3 Single beds
    Size: 21m2
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Triple Room

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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Evripides Hotel - Athens Athens location
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      Hotel Address:

      Evripidou Street 79, Athens, Greece, 10553

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Athens
        700 m
      Airports
      Underground stations
      • Thiseio Station
        500 m
      • Monastiraki station
        500 m
      Restaurants
      • Klimataria (cuisine: Greek)
        70 m
      • Niko's Taverna (cuisine: Greek)
        270 m
      Parks
      • Filopappos Hill
        450 m
      Beaches
      • Voula Beach
        690 m
      • Arillas Beach
        1.4km
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from 13:00 - hours
      • Check-Out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2012
      • Number of rooms:
        62

      Hotel Awards

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      Evripides Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      Popular areas

      • Technopolis - 200 m
      • Kerameikos - 600 m
      • Santorini - 600 m
      • Mykonos - 600 m
      • City Center - 600 m

      Places of interest

      • Monastiraki flea market - 400 m
      • Die Kykladen-Insel Naxos - 600 m
      • Die Insel Kos - 600 m

      Convention centers

      • Stoa Vivliou - 600 m

      Monuments and Landmarks

      • Athens City Hall - 400 m

      Museums

      • Islamic Art Museum - 200 m
      • Museum of Greek Children's Art - 600 m

      Universities, Institutes

      Theaters

      • Apothiki Theater - 100 m
      • Aliki Theater - 300 m
      • Emporikon Theater - 500 m
      • Orfeas theatre - 600 m

      Galleries

      • Athens Gallery - 600 m
      • Pandora Gallery - 600 m

      Underground stations

      • Monastiraki station - 400 m
      • Thiseio Station - 400 m
      • Omonoia station - 500 m
      • Metaxourgio station - 600 m

      Local Attractions

      • Benaki Museum - 1.6km
        1, Koumbari St & Vas. Sofias Av., Athens
      • Benaki Museum Benaki - Pireos St. Annexe - 1.6km
        Peireos 138 & Andronikou, Athens
      • The Sanctuary of Artemis - 1.7km
        Brauron, Athens
      • Mt. Lycabettus (Likavitos) - 1.6km
        Athens 99920Greece
      • Museum Herakleidon - 1.6km
        16, Herakleidon str.,, Athens

      Near the hotelNear the hotel

      • Pireos Street - 300 m
        AthensGreece
      • Filopappos Hill - 450 m
        Southwest of the Acropolis, Athens
      • Stoa of Attalos - 500 m
        Market, Athens
      • Monastiraki - 660 m
        Monastiraki, Athens
      • Museum of Islamic Art - 330 m
        22 Ag. Asomaton & 12 Dipilou St., Athens
      • Municipal Art Gallery - 440 m
        Myllerou 32 & Leonidou (Avdi Square), Athens
      • Museum of the Ancient Agora - 560 m
        Stoa of Attalos, Athens

      Restaurants Nearby

      • Klimataria - 70 m

        Address: Platia Theatrou 2
        Phone: 210 3216629

        79% likes this, based on 252 reviews
        Cuisine: Greek
        Price Range: GBP 15 - GBP 20

      • Tzitzikas kai Mermigas - 180 m

        Address: Aischilou 26
        Phone: +302106810529

        62% likes this, based on 248 reviews
        Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek, Delicatessen
        Price Range: GBP 16 - GBP 21

      • Gramma - 140 m

        Address: pl. Etnegersias
        Phone: 22970 262 77

        50% likes this, based on 33 reviews
        Cuisine: Greek

      • Niko's Taverna - 270 m

        Address: Ag. Moni Sq. near Parapotianis
        Phone: 2289024320

        50% likes this, based on 527 reviews
        Cuisine: Greek

      • Beer Academy - 110 m

        Address: sarri 18
        Phone: 2103228038

        85% likes this, based on 11 reviews
        Price Range: GBP 21 - GBP 28

      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from 13:00 - hours
      • Check-Out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2012
      • Number of rooms:
        62

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      Evripides Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Evripides

      Average guest rating

      7.6out of 10
      Excellent
      Based on 565 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Location
      5.0
      Rooms
      9.0
      Service
      9.0
      Value
      9.0
      Dining
      7.0

      Individual guest reviews

      • Family with children
        6.6

        Friendly hotel and a stunning view of the Acropolis

        While the location in Athens itself was excellent and the view of the Acropolis stunning, the street outside and leading up to the main road was full of very undesirable people and we felt very threatened every time we walked along it. We simply didn't go out at night through fear of being mugged. We noted that on our last day, 2 policemen walked along this street and it cleared of these people immediately. Maybe this should happen every day. Sadly because of this problem we would not use this hotel again.

      • Group of friends
        7.0

        Near to main tourist interest places like Plaka, Acropolis, metro station,

        It is located in unsafe area. Many drug addicted along the street. We have been reminded by the local and taxi driver about this. Therefore we took the taxi back to the hotel in the evening even though it just walking distance. The taxi driver was so kind and wait until we (ladies) entered the hotel then he only moved.

      • Couple
        7.0

        Good value for money, clean, nice staff, good free internet connection

        Just at the edge of Psiri but not right in it, hence the immediate surroundings are not really nice

      • Couple
        10.0

        excellent location - 10min walk to acropolis

      • Single
        7.4

        room spacious, comfortable and clean; free wireless internet; hotel seems to be recently renovated; presence of fridge and safe in room; very good selection of TV channels in many languages; hotel staff kind and helpful; hotel rather close to all of the most important sites in Athens, essentially all reachable by foot; good breakfast with nice selection of fresh and dried fruits; nice view on the city from roof terrace; good value for money

        Although hotel is located in wider city center, immediate neighborhood is rather intimidating with very high percentage of immigrants of all colors and frequent incidents and police raids in this area. I did not feel safe even during the day, and I avoided to walk through the area during the night. Wireless internet access, although free, was often unreliable and slow, and was some kind of adware, because about every fifteen minutes I had to pass through two web pages (one from Internet provider and one from sponsoring company with their advertisements) in order to continue to use Internet access - this is very annoying and I am very dissatisfied with this kind of "free" internet access. Locker, while spacious, was not very functional;

      • Single
        6.6

        Very nice and helpful reception staff, clean room, WiFi access, nice view from the terrace breakfast place/bar

        Location not the best,

      • Family with children
        8.8

        Very friendly and helpfull staff. Clean and proper room, including bathroom. Breakfast on the top floor with a view of Acropolis. Proximity to Acropolis. Good subway connection to the airport and Pireus harbor.

        The hotel was very nice, but the area is a bit scrubby.

      • Group of friends
        8.8

        The staff were friendly, location perfect and a great value for the money

      • Group of friends
        9.6

        Good value for money - location seems a bit dodgy at first, but ended up being fine.

      • Couple
        7.8

        The location of the hotel is in the heart of Athens and within walking distance of major sights and landmarks. Also stores and restaurants within 5 min. Walk. The breakfast was good, not too rich, the same every day but definitely enough and consisted of various food. We always had hot water (which is not often in Greek hotels:-) good value for money and perfect for people who come for a few days to see Athens - not for family vocation, not for long stay... The breakfast room is also a cafeteria/bar with good view (but beer is 3 eu which is too much considering the usual rates outside the hotel both in cafes and stores)

        The neighborhood was kind of shady - but it is a "problem" of the whole city center, not just this hotel. However, the people are harmless and even friendly in local stores. One of our rooms was connected to a balcony accessible to everyone - which was worrying and there was no window in the bathroom. The rug on the bed was dirty.The parking is listed as 'private" but it is just the street in front of the hotel. Nothing happened but it was strange and not what we expected for "private parking".The lady on breakfast was counting our fruit and was making remarks if we have taken 3 or 4 peaches (we were 4 people - 2 couples?!)

      • Group of friends
        7.4

        Good hotel not far from Monastiraki metro station and bus 51 from terminal 1 coach station.No problems. Good breakfast. Nice view of Acropolis from 7 floor bar and breakfast room. Nice lady in reception.

        was missing shower handel and curtain.

      • Group of friends
        7.0

        5 minutes walk to most major sights of Athens. Breakfast room on the roof with beautiful view on Acropolis.

        The street where the hotel is located is quite unpleasant at night.

      • Family with children
        8.8

        Rooms were clean and comfortable. Very good air conditioning and nice beds. Decent breakfast with boiled eggs, yogurt, fruit, cereal, juice, coffee, and toast. The rooftop terrace has a nice view of the Acropolis and is open in the evenings until midnight. The hotel is conveniently located a short walk from the metro, Plaka, and Acropolis. The staff were very friendly and helpful. There is a good place to buy drinks across the street and a small grocery store next door to the hotel. There is a refrigerator in the room. This hotel is a great value for the money. We would definitely stay here again.

        The hotel is on the edge of the "good" part of town. While we were checking in, someone walked in the front door, took a piece of our luggage, and started walking away. The lady checking us in was very alert and yelled at the man. We were able to get our bag back and she sent him out of the area. It's not really a bad neighborhood, but stay alert and watch your bags and possessions. We walked all around there, day and night, with no problem.

      • Group of friends
        6.6

        nice service, free wifi

        the environment around the hotel is not kind.

      • Single
        8.2

        Nice hotel with a good breakfast. It is very central and close to everything. The neighborhood is slightly dodgy, but it is easy enough to avoid by choosing certain streets.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Evripides Hotel - Athens Athens location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Evripidou Street 79, Athens, Greece, 10553

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Athens
        700 m
      Airports
      Underground stations
      • Thiseio Station
        500 m
      • Monastiraki station
        500 m
      Restaurants
      • Klimataria (cuisine: Greek)
        70 m
      • Niko's Taverna (cuisine: Greek)
        270 m
      Parks
      • Filopappos Hill
        450 m
      Beaches
      • Voula Beach
        690 m
      • Arillas Beach
        1.4km
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from 13:00 - hours
      • Check-Out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2012
      • Number of rooms:
        62

      Hotel Awards

      GreekHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAthensEvripides

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Hotels Recommended by Guests in Greece

      Use Badge