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Demeter's Dream

  • 2 guests

  • 1 bedroom

  • 1 bathroom

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Located in Athens’ stylish Kolonaki neighbourhood, this comfortable studio-style apartment is an ideal base for couples or solo travellers looking to explore the city from a calm yet central spot. Ideal for those visiting on business too, you’ll find a dedicated desk space in the sage green bedroom, as well as a little Juliet balcony – perfect for perching with your morning cup of Greek coffee as you map out the day’s activities. Take the funicular up Lycabettus Hill for jaw-dropping views over the entire city, spend an afternoon at the Benaki Museum or hop on the Metro to visit the famous Acropolis. After a day of touring the city, come back for a light bite at home courtesy of your kitchenette or set out to explore the many restaurants and bars on your doorstep before returning home for a restful night’s sleep.


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What to expect


Highlights

Take in incredible views over Athens from Lycabettus Hill

Take in incredible views over Athens from Lycabettus Hill

Wake up in the comfortable bedroom feeling rested and ready for another day of Athens sightseeing

Wake up in the comfortable bedroom feeling rested and ready for another day of Athens sightseeing

Catch up on work at the dedicated desk space for setting out to explore the city

Catch up on work at the dedicated desk space for setting out to explore the city

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Home truths

    This is a compact studio-style apartment – those looking for more space might wish to look elsewhere

    A high chair is available for free on request

    The kitchenette is compact and better suited to light snack-making than preparing larger meals – you've got plenty of restaurants on your doorstep, however

    There's a dedicated desk here for those looking to work from home

    Given the home's central location, you may hear some street noise

    You'll receive an in-person check-in

    The building has a concierge desk

    We recommend skipping the car and exploring Athens on foot or by public transport instead

About this stay


Amenities

Wi-fi

Air conditioning

Parking available

Washing machine

TV

Fridge

Bedrooms & bathrooms

1 bedroom, 1 bed

1 bathroom

Extras


Additional fees

  • Your host can provide a cot for little ones for an additional fee of €30 per stay

Additional fees subject to a 3.5% handling charge.

Extras are subject to availability. Please enquire with your host.

Local guide


About Athens

It’s impossible to miss the Parthenon in Athens, rising up over the city and illuminated at night. For most, these preserved columned ruins are the epitome of the ancient world. In the narrow streets of the city, you’ll find Byzantine churches, adorned with ancient mosaics, tucked in between street food restaurants serving gyros wraps and bakeries serving spanakopita. The Plaka is a shambling stretch of historic city centre which has...

Explore the area

Local restaurants, cafes, museums, sites and activities, recommended by our community of hosts and travel experts

Enjoy a spot of shopping at Attika

Enjoy a spot of shopping at Attika

Indulge in a pleasurable shopping experience at Attika, a multi-floor department store in Athens. With a wide variety of luxury brands and beautiful spaces, it's the go-to destination for fashion enthusiasts in the city.

15 min
Take in the stunning views from Lycabettus Hill

Take in the stunning views from Lycabettus Hill

Make the climb through the wooded park for breathtaking panoramic views of Athens.

8 min
Discover the Museum of Ancient Greek Technology Kotsanas

Discover the Museum of Ancient Greek Technology Kotsanas

Engaging, interactive exhibits showcasing amazing ancient technologies.

11 min
Admire the modern artwork at Roma Gallery

Admire the modern artwork at Roma Gallery

A lovely art gallery in the heart of Athens, showcasing great contemporary exhibitions by American and European artists.

10 min
Make reservations at Balthazar

Make reservations at Balthazar

A trendy restaurant and bar with impeccable service, offering Mediterranean cuisine, sushi, and creative cocktails.

14 min
Make a visit to the Greek Culture at Benaki Museum

Make a visit to the Greek Culture at Benaki Museum

Discover a vast collection of Greek artefacts and art spanning from prehistory to the 20th century in this converted family mansion. Spend hours exploring ceramics, textiles, paintings, and more.

11 min
Enjoy brunch and cocktails at Lot 51

Enjoy brunch and cocktails at Lot 51

A hip cafe and bar, Lot 51 offers a lively atmosphere, delicious food, and a great selection of drinks. Whether you're craving a smooth coffee or a tasty burger, this place has it all.

14 min
Make reservations at Cookoovaya

Make reservations at Cookoovaya

This upscale restaurant offers a diverse array of beautifully cooked seafood and meat dishes. The contemporary ambience and friendly staff make it a perfect choice for a memorable dining experience.

11 min
Explore the National Gallery - Alexandros Soutsos Museum

Explore the National Gallery - Alexandros Soutsos Museum

Discover a beautiful building showcasing Greek and European paintings, statues, engravings, and installations from the 1400s to the present day.

10 min
Make a trip to the War Museum Athens

Make a trip to the War Museum Athens

Delve into Greece's military history spanning 2500 years, from Ancient Greece to modern times. Discover well-presented exhibits, rare aircraft and vehicles, and learn about pivotal wars and conflicts.

10 min
Admire the Petraki Monastery

Admire the Petraki Monastery

A peaceful holy place in the Kolonaki neighbourhood, this 13th-century Greek Orthodox Church is surrounded by a lovely garden.

6 min
Dine at Mavro Provato

Dine at Mavro Provato

A hidden gem known to the locals, Mavro Provato offers delicious Greek cuisine with incredible salads and authentic dishes. Make sure to reserve a table in advance.

16 min

Booking policies


House Rules

Children welcome (1-12 years)

Infants welcome (under 12 months)

No pets

No smoking

No parties or events

Good to know

Arrival from 14:00

Departure before 11:00

Air con

Wifi

Cancellation policy

  • Up until

    5

    days

    Cancel at least 5 days before your check-in date for a full refund.

  • Not eligible for a refund once your check-in date is under 5 days away.

Host


This home is managed by Theoharis

This home is managed directly by a business. A member of their staff will be your point of contact before and during your stay. Theoharis and his team manage a portfolio of carefully curated homes and are always on hand to provide assistance in any way they can. Professional, friendly and experts in the travel industry, they look forward to making your stay a memorable one.

Registration or licence number: 1832826.

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