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A Room With A View: Top 19 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Athens, Greece - Updated 2020

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Oh, Athens, the city of gods! You will definitely fall in love with this city full of history and lovely small streets. It’s also a very romantic city, especially in the evening where in the center, near the Acropolis, you can see the sunset over the city and listen to traditional Greek music. The food, the people, the traditional shops, everything will turn your holiday into a dream but don’t forget to pick a perfect place to stay, in order to have the best comfort you need and also the most beautiful views of the city when you wake up. Here are the best Airbnbs vacation rentals in Athens, Greece.

1. Two-bedroom apartment with parking (from USD 25)

If you’re looking for affordable accommodations in Athens, then you don’t need to look far, since this two-bedroom Airbnb vacation rental is cheap and will leave you with more pocket money for sightseeing and shopping. Both bedrooms can accommodate up to four guests comfortably. Also, it has all the usual home features as well as modern conveniences, including free Wi-Fi access and cable television. The guests will surely love the open-floor-plan with the sitting area, dining, and the functional kitchen. In case you’re using a car, the property has private parking reserved for your vehicle.

Casavathel1 Athens Center Apartment
Athens, Attica, Greece
413 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi worked great
shower is nice and shampoo and shower gel is there
very great host and a lot of sweet amenities and instructions as well as good facilities
i was there for eight nights and the apartment definitely lived up to my expectations
very nice apartment we had everything we needed for a comfortable stay
Cleanliness:
very clean and nice apartment
it was clean and well presented
a fantastic flat super clean quiet
it was a very clean & stylish appartment
convenient clean and comfortable apartment
Host:
thelma is a great host
landlord husband and wife are very kind
host and her husband are excellent people
thelma is an amazing host
thelma is very welcoming host
Location:
location of apartment is also good to come from airport or from port
thelma's place is very well located about 5 min walking distance from the subway markets and a few stores
we loved the staying at this location
it's about 800m away from the metro station which is ideal to getting around
this is such a lovely flat in an ideal location in athens
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2. Charming house in Kolonos (from USD 47)

Located in one of the oldest neighborhood in Athens, this Airbnb vacation rental is a charming loft-style home that offers a one-bedroom that can welcome up to two guests, ideal for a couple or solo travelers. One of the unique features of the house is the handcrafted spiral staircase that is made from wood and designed by Christophe Reyre, a French artist. The bathroom has a tiled tub with other functional features kept in mind. Other things to look forward to in the house include the functional kitchen, where you can cook up a feast, stylish living space, and the dining set-up.

Heaven of Wood and Stone in Historic Kolonos
Athens, Attica, Greece
375 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nancy and nasir's space is extremely stylish and cute with an amazing bathroom great amenities and lots of hospitality
the room of nasir and nancy is beautiful and perfect for a 1 or 2 person stay
you will have your own private space like bedroom bathroom kitchen and living room
we had a very comfortable stay here
nice place to stay with a great bathtub and kitchen
Cleanliness:
the space was clean and the bathroom beautiful
it was incredibly clean cozy and authentic
it’s beautiful and clean
the bathroom was stunning and everything was very clean
nancy and nasir’s place is just as it looks in the pictures very clean and beautiful
Host:
hosts responsible and reliable
lovely place so kind hosts
the hosts are very friendly
the host was communicative and check in/out procedure was easy
hosts are very responsive and friendly
Location:
the metro is very close by and easy to access
the area feels safe and is very close to a metro station
close to super market and pharmacy’s etc
this place is like an oasis tucked away in a quiet neighborhood near sygmata which is the city center
great airbnb - very close to the metro and only a few stops away from the highlights of athens
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3. Sleek apartment with an amazing view (from USD 169)

Located at the heart of Athen’s historic district, this Airbnb vacation rental is a modern and sleek penthouse apartment that offers a chic and luxurious holiday experience. Everything inside the house speaks of opulence, which you can see in its open-plan-concept with floor-to-ceiling windows that have a spectacular view of the mountains and the city. Falling in love with the interior of the house is an understatement. From its state-of-the-art kitchen up to its stylish sitting area and gorgeous dining set-up, there’s no doubt you’ll have the best time here with everything you need kept in mind for your utmost convenience..

Athens AVATON - Parthenon Suite
Athens, Attica, Greece
437 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view the ambience the facilities the safety
nice double bed and amenities
great ac unit kept us comfortable our entire visit
fantastic apartment with a great view
the pictures accurately reflect the view and the apartment which is gorgeous
Cleanliness:
elegant sleek stylish and clean
the apartment was very neat clean and stylish
very clean and lots of thoughtful touches that made it easy to stay there
everything is clean and works well in the apartment
the apartment is perfectly clean comfortable spacious elegant and stylish with everything one needs
Host:
ari is an amazing host
agis is a great host and super prompt on his responses
amazing place and even better host
aris is a wonderful host
aris was a fantastic host
Location:
close to many attractions
the location was superb
the location was outstanding and we were close to all the sights we wanted to see
the place was amazing location is convenient
it is in a lovely location- many lovely restaurants and shopping areas nearby
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4. Cute apartment in a friendly neighborhood (from USD 41)

Walking distance to Sepolia Metro Station, food markets, local shops, and restaurants, this Airbnb vacation rental is located in one of the friendliest neighborhoods in Athens. The apartment is stylish, modern, bright, and has one bedroom that can accommodate up to four guests. It has all the basic home features, including a cozy sitting area, a lovely dining set-up, and a well-equipped kitchen. Another great thing about the house is its balcony with outdoor seating and table, where you can get a dose of a stunning morning view while looking over the garden.

Bright, Calming Retreat with a Balcony
Athens, Attica, Greece
447 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this was a straightforward and comfortable air b&b
apartment felt homely nice kitchen and balcony
beautiful apartment we especially loved the sunny balcony in the mornings
i also didn’t like paying 20 euros more just to be able to sleep on a sofa bed
a quiet apartment tucked into a fantastic neighbourhood with great restaurants and markets on almost every corner
Cleanliness:
the used dishes were washed clean
super clean nice & quiet location
nice clean apartment in a nice neighborhood
clean and pretty place in a nice neighbourhood
very clean and comfortable would definitely stay there again
Host:
the host was welcoming and helpful
pygmaion is a great host he made sure we felt at home
pygmalion is a great host
pygmalion is a great host without fuss
host is very kind & helpful5
Location:
close to a metro station so easy to access central athens
location wise it is roughly 6 minutes away from the nearest metro
really easy to get to from the airport and easy access to central athens in 20 mins
amazing home not too far away from metro supermarket around 15 mins away from city square
a very nice flat not far from the city centre close to metro station ~ 5 minutes walking
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5. Luxurious top-floor apartment

This might be the most central apartment, exactly in the heart of the historical center. This top floor apartment has a unique view of the Acropolis. Situated opposite the Parthenon temple, the location gives you the opportunity to explore everything by foot. This apartment has one bedroom with a beautiful view, a living room with a sofa where two extra people can sleep, a fully equipped kitchen, a bathroom with a washing machine and a veranda with an overwhelming view of the Acropolis. It’s totally worth it!

Luxurious top-floor apartment

6. Breathtaking penthouse

This one is really a breathtaking accommodation. It has a roof garden, two double beds, and a big sofa, so there’s space for six people. It’s a great experience to enjoy the sunset and the evening of the city on the spacious terrace. It is close to the center, within walking distance of shops, restaurants, and cafes. The views are amazing. You’ll feel like you’re flying over Athens.

Breathtaking penthouse

7. Stunning view and pool

This is a 5th-floor apartment in one of the most modern buildings in Athens with a pool on the roof and a view all over Athens. It has very big windows so at sunset your apartment will be like a magical place full of warm, yellow light. This is a cozy place with everything you need inside.

Stunning view and pool

8. Amazing penthouse

This penthouse has an amazing view of the Acropolis, Filopappou, and Lycabettus. It also offers a stunning view of the sunset and this place has more than you need. There is a home cinema system, PlayStation 3, and a fireplace. You will get a guide booklet with useful phone numbers, tips and suggestions of where to go and what to see.

Amazing penthouse

9. The Acropolis, just a touch away

This is a cozy and lovely apartment in the heart of Athens. It is located in one of the most beautiful neighborhoods of Athens, Plaka. From the balcony, you can easily see the Acropolis. The apartment is decorated in a traditional Greek style with modern details.

The Acropolis, just a touch away

10. Studio near the Metro (from USD 45)

This beautiful place is very close to the subway line. This is a basement apartment and the whole house is fully air-conditioned. There are many places to eat that are also close so you don’t have to worry about that. The host is available to answer your questions and provide information about the attractions and how to get there. There’s a queen bed and a sofa bed, so you can bring an extra person.

Outstanding studio in Kolonaki near the Metro
Athens, Attica, Greece
80 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
needs better cleaninggood wifi network but you won’t get mobile signal 2 mins from blue metro line
super nice bed and modern lighting all over the apartment
the bed is very comfy and the entire space is very nice and has lots of storage
Cleanliness:
clean apartment with nice style
it was clean modern and spacious
the place was clean and very stylish
-cleanliness: while the flat was reasonably clean i found pubic hair on the duvet
the apartment was very clean and the person who met us was very pleasant
Host:
the hosts are friendly and quite responsive and helpful for the most part as well
hosts prove a great guide on different restaurants based on price cuisine etc
host was very nice we ran out of soap and he brought more when requested
very nice place to stay and very kind the girls
Location:
great location - nice place
excellent location close to the center and a 2 minute walk from the metro station
best location and great apartment
great location with very easy access to the metro
really loved the location
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11. Dreamy house near the Acropolis (from USD 71)

The house is located in a very safe and quiet neighborhood. This is a new construction, the apartment is very bright and cozy. The bedroom is situated upstairs and there’s a fully equipped kitchen. This place is decorated in a lovely style, with a flat screen TV and air conditioning system. There’s also a bed sofa where an extra person can stay.

Superb Neoclassical House near the Acropolis
Athina, Greece
234 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the facilities are complete and perfect
everything in the room was sparkling clean neat amenities all prepared such as free water snacks coffee etc
will greatly introduce or refer anyone coming to athens to have an enjoyable stay at her apartment
kleio made it so easy to be comfortable and enjoy ourselves in this immaculate well-designed and spacious home
there were so many thoughtful touches (including a pre-stamped postcard ) that made us feel welcome and comfortable
Cleanliness:
her place was extremely clean and comfortable
the place was also clean and stylish
kleio's place sparkling clean and comfortable
the unit is nice clean and perfect
her house is modern stylish impeccably clean and comprehensively equipped
Host:
she was an amazing host
she is friendly and quick with her responses
she is super hospitable
kleio was also an amazing host who provides great recommendations and insights
kleio was an awesome host with great hospitality and local guidance
Location:
great location and even better bnb
the location of the apartment was perfect everything in walking distance but situated in a peaceful area
the location was perfect and close to the center of everything we wanted to explore
the location is just great and a short walking distance from all the acropolis area
the neighborhood was quiet safe and a brief walk to all the major athens attractions
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12. Luxury loft (from USD 75)

This is a luxurious apartment located in the heart of Athens. There is a balcony with big glass doors that will allow a great amount of light and a beautiful view of the city. There is a fully equipped new kitchen, a washing machine, and air-conditioning. This is the perfect combination of quiet and convenience.

Awarded Loft in the Center of Athens
Athina, Greece
319 reviews
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great air conditioning
c is very important in the summer months and we were very comfortable during our stay
the loft is a lovely light and airy apartment with big balcony
lovely apartment in a very stylish house with a courtyard and pool
manos’s place is very cool (literally - great ac ) and comfortable
Cleanliness:
the space was clean and bright
nice clean and secure complex
fantastic space clean bright and airy
very quiet and clean
the appartment was nice clean and pretty
Host:
manos was the perfect host
manos is a super host
host is very helpful and quick to respond to any questions
manos is a very good and nice host
the host gave us perfect recommendations which was very helpful :)
Location:
great location and very comfortable
great appartment in a central location
wonderful apartment in a great location
the neighborhood was safe and walking distance to the center
a beautiful apartment in a very convenient location
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13. Loft with a view (from USD 112)

This apartment is special because of a whole wall made of glass, which gives the impression of openness to the city. It has a unique design with lovely details. There is also a nice balcony, as well as all of the amenities needed.

Luxury loft with view
Athina, Greece
29 reviews
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
truly unique design apartment with a nice balcony and all amenities needed
zoe's apartment is amazing: design and custom made furniture incredible view large spaces
this is a stylish apartment with a fantastic view over athens
the apartment is beautiful the view from the terasse is breathtaking
the outside of the building is quite unassuming but the apartment itself is beautiful
Cleanliness:
clean and convenient
Host:
on top the host was perfect
the host are also very nice and helpful
fantastic stay amazing apartment and super hosts
funky place designed by the owner -great "vintage meets industrial" feel to the design
Location:
it’s a very easy walk to all the major sights and also close to cool bars and cafes
there are also several bars and cafes close by in the square which were great to check out
everything worked out perfectly and i can definitely recommend ζωή’s place
zoe's place is so great
i had a great stay and the apartment is lovely with a perfect location
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14. Villa Meliti - Keramikos (from USD 365)

This desirable villa is in Athina, in close proximity to Athens proper. From the living room, the views encompass the city. Conveniently, the villa is close to the Metro. The market is nearby and so are interesting archaeological sites. Within walking distance, you will find shopping, restaurants, and bars.

The accommodation can sleep up to six guests. It has a lovely swimming pool, a fireplace for cold nights, and a television for entertainment. There is air-conditioning and heating, so you will remain comfortable. An equipped kitchen space means that you can stay in and prepare your own meals, if you wish. There is a delightful terrace, on which guests like to relax and enjoy a meal or a few drinks. The unit has four bedrooms and two bathrooms and basic essentials, like bedroom comforts, are supplied.

VILLA MELITI Keramikos
Athina, Greece
103 reviews
Entire villa 5 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pool and patio were great bonuses that really enhanced our experience
the upstairs terrace is fantastic to have a drink on in the evenings or breakfast al fresco
we had control over air conditioning which was a big plus and it had a nice big kitchen
there were 7 in our party 3 adults 4 children and the room was aplenty
plus also two outdoor places for some fresh air and pool
Cleanliness:
the pool was very clean and warm
villa meliti was spacious clean and thoughtfully designed
the house was clean and we would definitely go back
everything was clean and well-appointed including the kitchen which is large and well-stocked
it was spacious clean modern with all equipment needed
Host:
our hosts were wonderful
the hosts were amazing
host aristea was so helpful and attentive
very happy with the friendly host
our host was incredibly responsive and polite
Location:
we loved the location of the house
great villa with amazing design and central-hip location
great location near gazi which is full of great restaurants and bars
the neighborhood is fine but a really easy walk to the main sites of ancient greece
walking distances were good to a lot of eating shopping and the acropolis
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15. A luxury suite with large windows (from USD 169)

Situated in a strategic location, close to restaurants and shops, this luxury suite boasts breathtaking views of the Acropolis and the Pnyx, which can be enjoyed from the large windows surrounding the suite. While having your delicious breakfast, look outside the window and marvel at the stunning sunrise. The suite is equipped with one bedroom, one bathroom, an indoor fireplace, wireless internet, and a dryer, among other amenities.

Athens AVATON - Parthenon Suite
Athens, Attica, Greece
437 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view the ambience the facilities the safety
nice double bed and amenities
great ac unit kept us comfortable our entire visit
fantastic apartment with a great view
the pictures accurately reflect the view and the apartment which is gorgeous
Cleanliness:
elegant sleek stylish and clean
the apartment was very neat clean and stylish
very clean and lots of thoughtful touches that made it easy to stay there
everything is clean and works well in the apartment
the apartment is perfectly clean comfortable spacious elegant and stylish with everything one needs
Host:
ari is an amazing host
agis is a great host and super prompt on his responses
amazing place and even better host
aris is a wonderful host
aris was a fantastic host
Location:
close to many attractions
the location was superb
the location was outstanding and we were close to all the sights we wanted to see
the place was amazing location is convenient
it is in a lovely location- many lovely restaurants and shopping areas nearby
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16. A heaven of wood and stone in historic Kolonos (from USD 47)

Have the ultimate stay at this paradise on Earth. It’s a guest suite that boasts the perfect combination of wood and stone. Enjoy a refreshing bath every morning in the tiled tub, for an awesome start of the day. Climb the gorgeous handmade wooden spiral staircase to get to the spacious bedroom that boasts gold stone throughout. Prepare a delicious Greek breakfast in the fully equipped kitchen and relax and recharge your energy in the living area.

Heaven of Wood and Stone in Historic Kolonos
Athens, Attica, Greece
375 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nancy and nasir's space is extremely stylish and cute with an amazing bathroom great amenities and lots of hospitality
the room of nasir and nancy is beautiful and perfect for a 1 or 2 person stay
you will have your own private space like bedroom bathroom kitchen and living room
we had a very comfortable stay here
nice place to stay with a great bathtub and kitchen
Cleanliness:
the space was clean and the bathroom beautiful
it was incredibly clean cozy and authentic
it’s beautiful and clean
the bathroom was stunning and everything was very clean
nancy and nasir’s place is just as it looks in the pictures very clean and beautiful
Host:
hosts responsible and reliable
lovely place so kind hosts
the hosts are very friendly
the host was communicative and check in/out procedure was easy
hosts are very responsive and friendly
Location:
the metro is very close by and easy to access
the area feels safe and is very close to a metro station
close to super market and pharmacy’s etc
this place is like an oasis tucked away in a quiet neighborhood near sygmata which is the city center
great airbnb - very close to the metro and only a few stops away from the highlights of athens
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17. An industrial loft with a balcony (from USD 42)

Enjoy a delightful stay at this industrial loft that comes with high ceilings and all the modernities possible. Equipped with three cozy beds and one bathroom, the loft is excellent for up to six people. In the morning, head to the balcony to marvel at the views of the Acropolis and you will feel fresh in no time. Make your morning coffee with the Nespresso coffee machine in the kitchen, which is also a nice place to prepare your delicious breakfast. Other facilities to be enjoyed here include a large-screen TV, free wireless internet access, and a washing machine.

Industrial loft-Acropolis view
Athens, Attica, Greece
502 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from the apartment balcony was breathtaking
beautiful room in an unassuming building with a spectacular view of the acropolis
if you are eating at the apartment be on the balcony as the view is wonderful
the balcony truly does have an acropolis view the apartment is very well-equipped
the balcony absolutely made the apartment something very special
Cleanliness:
incredibly clean and comfortable apartment
the apartment was very clean and quite large
good place to stay clean and comfortable
it's a very clean place with very comfortable beds
the place itself is clean spacious and exactly as described
Host:
konstantions and his mom are perfect host and they provided everything we need
konstantinos was a great host
recommended host is friendly and approachable too
and konstantinnos really a great host
konstantinos’s mother had checked us in and was very kind and patient in helping us settle in
Location:
the location is perfect
great location and stylish apartment
walking distance to all the attractions
close to all the major attractions
perfectly located short distance to monastiraki train station monastiraki square good restaurants the market
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18. Lycabettus Roof Garden

This is a spacious and modern flat on the fifth floor of the building. It has a heated Jacuzzi, a modern bathroom and a stunning view of the Acropolis. The windows are very big, so the rooms are very bright. This is a perfect place especially for couples, and at night it gets better: you can see the whole city, shining from the magical city lights.

lycabettus roof garden studio
Athina, Greece
17 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
clean cozy and modern decor
the space is a bit smaller than we pictured but very clean cool and cozy
Host:
our host was very kind fast at answering
Location:
we enjoyed our stay here it is at a great and safe location in town
and the huge walk-in shower is pretty special too
we really hope to return to this place someday
great hosts great location great views
good place to stay for a couple
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19. Scandinavian-style flat near the Acropolis

This Plus-verified accommodation sleeps up to three guests. The light and bright apartment is situated in a very desirable area, called Thissio, in Athens. The views from the windows overlook a pleasant suburb and the place is ideal for exploring Gazi, the Acropolis, and other ancient sites. Within a two-minute walk, guests will be able to find restaurants, bars, shopping, and nightlife. There is free street parking, or you can opt for off-premises paid parking.

The apartment is clean and very stylish inside and has many modern amenities. These include a television and Wi-Fi, a washer, dryer, and heating. It has elevator access, a coffeemaker, and a toaster. Basic essentials for the bathroom are supplied, as are bedroom comforts. The kitchen is equipped, if you wish to make your own meals.

Take A Walk To Acropolis από Happy Color Apartment Διαμέρισμα
Athens, Greece
463 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a hidden oasis in stunning athens this apartment is ultra modern minimalistic and architectural furniture which will suit all travellers
it has a very big balcony and the rooms are the perfect size
the apartment is cozy and elegant with everything we needed for a very pleasent stay air conditioning included
i went to a cafe down the street called koupa libre and had a nice 9 euro breakfast
the apartment was in a nice area close to restaurants with views of acropolis
Cleanliness:
very clean comfortable and convenient place
the apartment was beautiful clean and unique
amazing - so clean and stylish and a wonderful bed
everything is super clean
a modern apartment with all facilities clean and tidy
Host:
excellent host in every way
great apartment and great host
great host great place
helpful and friendly host
excellent host way beyond my expectations
Location:
the location is great
sunny space with a near perfect location
i love the location as well
good location and near metro station only 5 minutes by walk
moreover it is perfectly located for visiting the city within walking distance from the main attractions
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This city will make you feel like a god!

Now that you’ve seen this lovely places you can stay, whether you want a room with a view of the city, or just a simple room close to the most important points of attractions, you can find something for your taste and budget.

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