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Best Athens hostels

Most recommended Athens hostels

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Dioskouros Hostel - Athens - Bedroom
Dioskouros Hostel
7.5 Good
PlakaC$ 82+
C$ 82+
Free Wi-Fi
Pagration Youth Hostel - Athens - Patio
Pagration Youth Hostel
8.5 Very good
PagratiC$ 19+
C$ 19+
Free Wi-Fi
Zorbas Hostel
7.3 Good
C$ 1,546+
C$ 1,546+
Free Wi-Fi
Bedbox Hostel
8.9 Very good
C$ 78+
C$ 78+
Free Wi-Fi
Athens Backpackers
8.3 Very good
PlakaC$ 173+
C$ 173+
Free Wi-Fi
Welcommon Hostel
6.2 Okay
ExarcheiaC$ 62+
C$ 62+
Free Wi-Fi
When in Athens - Hostel
9.2 Wonderful
ExarcheiaC$ 170+
C$ 170+
Free Wi-Fi
The Tribe Eco Lodge - Hostel
Kato PetralonaC$ 46+
C$ 46+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
C$ 34+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
C$ 68+
C$ 68+
Free Wi-Fi
Deligianni&Notara st Guest House
5.1 Fair
ExarcheiaC$ 32+
C$ 32+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

Athens hostels near the city centre

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Pella Inn Hostel - Athens - Bedroom
Pella Inn Hostel
8 Very good
PsirriC$ 61+
C$ 61+
Zeus Hostel - Athens - Building
Zeus Hostel
7 Good
OmoniaC$ 46+
C$ 46+
Safestay Athens
7.8 Good
PsirriC$ 62+
C$ 62+

How much is a Athens hostel?

Here are our most popular & best value hostels

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Average price (weeknight)

C$ 39

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 38
Cheapest month to stay with an average 51% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 163% rise in price.
Average Sun. - Thu. price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri. & Sat. price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hostel in Athens

Price per night / 3-star hostel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
Average nightly price per month
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Top tips for finding Athens hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Athens, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Athens in September and November.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Athens if you stay on a Saturday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Wednesday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 10 days before your stay to get the best price for a Athens hostel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hostel in Athens found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 112, while the most expensive was C$ 112.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Athens

  • What are the best hostels near Syntagma Square?

    Syntagma Square is a popular area in Athens and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Small Funny World Athens or Safestay Athens for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Syntagma Square.

  • How much does a hostel cost in Athens?

    Hostel prices in Athens can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Athens is C$ 48 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as C$ 14 in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hostel in Athens for tonight?

    The best price a KAYAK user has found for a 3-star hostel in Athens in the last 3 hours was C$ 14 and the lowest priced 4-star hostel was C$ 24. The cheapest hostel found on KAYAK for tonight is C$ 14.

  • How much is a hostel in Athens for this weekend?

    In the last 72 hours, KAYAK users have booked Athens hostel for this weekend for as low as C$ 15. Users have also found 3 star hotels from C$ 15 and 4-star plus hotels from C$ 31.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a hostel than in a hotel in Athens?

    The average price for a night in a hostel in Athens is C$ 48 compared to C$ 228 for a night in a hotel.

Where to find the best hostels in Athens?

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