About this listing
Acropolis is not yet available in Airbnb. Your second best option and closest experience, is to stay in this penthouse. Don't miss this, once in a lifetime, rare oportunity, to live day or night with the Parthenon masterpiece, in front of your eyes.
I am very proud to offer to the airbnb community the chance to stay at this unique penthouse on the 7th floor (8th for the USA) of a central building in Athens.
The view from the apartment is simply breathtaking. No words and no pictures can do it justice. Acropolis seems to enter the living room through the big floor-to-ceiling glass windows.
Day and night, the experience is like living on the hill of the Parthenon. Especially during the night, when the monument´s lights are turned on, the atmosphere is a true 5 stars experience. Time for candle light dinners under the shadow of Acropolis hill.
Several buildings offer views of the Acropolis in the background, but it is impossible to find such a close view with this nice combination of the surrounding area.
Besides the living room, every room, every part of the house is privileged of this extraordinary view. Even the bathroom !! Taking a shower, inside this penthouse, is a unique experience. The temple of Hephaestus is a postcard view from the bathroom window.
Same with the comfortable bedroom. The Hephaestus temple with Thissio hill on the background is the frame on top of your head.
There's even a big veranda with plants, flowers, bbq and a hammock, offering 360 degrees panoramic views of Athens city.
I recently finished the renovation and being a civil engineer myself I paid attention to every small detail.
I can assure you that staying in this penthouse offers you only the best.
I will mention some details which make an absolute difference:
Bed and mattress of the best quality.
55' 3D TV 55' in the living room & 32' 3D TV in the bedroom
Latest technology's a/c units in every room for guaranteed perfect temperature
Rain shower in the bathroom.
Video camera surveying the main entrance of the building.
Safety alarm equipment (internal - outdoor)
Fast and reliable WI FI
All electric appliances are brand new (fridge, washing machine, dish washing machine, microwave oven, toaster, boiler etc)
Thanks for taking the time to read about my unique place. I am looking forward to being your host in my beloved city.
Happy travels to everybody !!!
Interaction with Guests
We are here to ensure a perfect stay. Me or my assistant, we will be at your disposal any time. Please don't hesitate to contact us. Satisfaction guaranteed.
You will love this, most favourite among tourists, spot of the city.
The penthouse is very close the famous Monastiraki sq, where the metros from the airport (42') and Piraeus port (15') stop.
All monuments are obviously under your feet.
The famous Athens flea market is in front of your window.
Acropolis museum is a pleasant 10 - 15 mins walk.
Plaka, the district with the island feeling, is in front of your door.
All best night-life bars and restaurants are nearby.
The only downside, I have to confess, is that you 're gonna love so much staying inside or at the veranda of this amazing penthouse, that you will not feel the need to explore the city :-)
Paid parking in a private facility is available across the street of our building.
Other Things to Note
Please take into consideration that check in after 10 pm is charged 20 Euros and no check in is possible after midnight. Check out before 11 am
Please take into consideration that check in after 10 pm is charged 20 Euros and no check in is possible after midnight
We will require a copy of your passport which we collect during the check in.
Guests are responsible for any damage to the apartment during their stay.
IMPORTANT LEGAL NOTICE
By making this reservation, you accept that this not a hotel or any other official touristic accommodation. This is a house and you are a guest. The host cannot be held responsible for any accidents or injuries that occur to guests on the premises.
Guests are held responsible for their own actions if they break the law. Use of drugs inside the apartment is prohibited.The Greek law covers this agreement and any civil difference should be held in Athenian courts.
No smoking allowed inside the apartment. Smoking is permitted on the outside balcony only.
Guest will receive one set of keys. EUR30.00 will be charged to the guest for any lost set.
Room Cleaning and Bed Linens & Towels:
Guest will find a cleaned room and cleaned bed linens and towels at check-in time. Guest will have to arrange their own personal laundry during their stay. Additional room cleaning and/or change of bed linens and towels on demand can be arranged with us for an additional charge.
WiFi, TV, Electric & Water:
These utilities are included in the rental fee. In regard to the electric usage we ask our guest to please turn off the Air Conditioner whenever they leave the apartment. This will not only help the planet but also help us keep our prices low.
We can arrange Airport or Port pick-up for a cost if required. Please mention this in your inquiry and provide us with your flight or vessel info.
We do our best to provide good quality services, safety and comforts to all our guests. We ask our guests to use common sense during their stay to ensure a pleasant stay.
Hey guys and many thanks for visiting my profile. I was born in Athens and I really love this amazing city. This is the main reason I bought and renovated 2 apartments, right in the most central part of the city. Having travelled a lot as well, I find that the interaction with the locals always give you the right tips and makes the difference in the discovery of a new place. I am looking forward to meeting you personally and share with you the secrets of my city.