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Acropolis Lykavittos View Vacation Rentals Walk to Sites, Syntagma - Athen #1 Duplex Penthouse

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Last updated: 07/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Athens condo description

Now you can have the best of both worlds in central Athens. The convenience of being close to all of Athens' major sites and a home to call your own, away from the hustle and bustle. yet just 15 minutes by foot from the Acropolis.

Perfect for your short stop in Athens or a longer sojourn. Light, bright and airy, this contemporary furnished 2, 3 & 4 bedrooms with 2, 3 & 4 full baths feature large verandas, balconies & terraces, American style kitchens and open living rooms where you can enjoy your morning coffee away from the noise of the city.

Our bedrooms feature imported American Sealy beds & silky soft bed linens. Enjoy an ouzo on the veranda or the roof terrace, overlooking the Acropolis, or Lykavittos and the mountains. Just returning from the islands? Feel free to use our washer and dryer to wash away the salt before you head off to explore the sites & museums of historical Athens.

Please note that our rates are based on the number of guests. The rates shown here may not be accurate for your size group. Please inquire as rates for 5-12 guests will be higher.

Athen #1 Duplex Penthouse: Attica Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 52908ha

This light, bright and airy three bedroom 2 bath duplex penthouse is as perfect for 2 guests as for 6. The main floor features a Queen bedroom and a full bath with walk in shower, along with the open floor plan living room and dining room. The full American kitchen is great for a quick breakfast or a Greek feast enjoyed on the spacious private veranda or the spectaular terrace overlooking the entire city and the Acropolis.

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 6

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Private Chef
          • Chauffeur
          • Concierge
          • Staff

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            We can provide a crib and a high chair, just ask! ...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking is NOT permitted inside the apartment. ...moreless

          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            Ask about our roll-in shower!...moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

          • Bedroom: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

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          • Please note that this unit is available in two layouts: One as a 3 bedroom, and the other as a 2 bedroom with loft alcove which sleeps like a 3 bedroom but the loft/alcove does not have a door for privacy. As 2 bedroom/alcove beds are: 1 bedroom w/alcove: 2 doubles, second bedroom: 1 double, 1 twin plus trundle...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower

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          • Bathroom: toilet, shower

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          • The duplex has one full bathroom on each level. The upstairs has a full bathroom with American style bath and shower combination, the main level has a full bathroom with walk in shower...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • In addition to providing you with everything you need to have a comfortable stay in our home, we can arrange for a number of special bonuses including in house private cooking lessons, in restaurant private cooking lessons, wine tastings, food tours, mountain hiking and biking, off the beaten path Athens tours including Art in Athens and Athens Gallery Hopping. Of course if you would like a more traditional tour, either a day trip to Ancient Corinth or Delphi or a walkabout on the Acropolis, we can set you up with experienced, thoughtful, English speaking guides with a wide range of educational backgrounds and experiences. Think of us as your friends and family in Athens!...moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable
              • VCR
              • Radio
              • Stereo
              • CD Player
              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • Books For Kids
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Music Library
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Family
              • Tourist Attractions
              • Historic

              Attractions

              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Library
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Synagogues
              • Winery Tours
              • Zoo
              • Forests
              • Live Theater
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins

              Leisure Activities

              • Horseback Riding
              • Bird Watching
              • Walking
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing

              local services and businesses

              • Babysitter
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Fitness Center
              • ATM/Bank

              Location Type

                  • Downtown

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Sailing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Hiking

                  building type

                      • Building

                      catering options

                          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                          Dining

                          • Dining Area
                          • Dining:

                            Our signature floating island table sits 4 - 8 depending on where you swing it, and our outdoor dining room is perfect for dining al fresco on the veranda....moreless

                          • Child's Highchair
                          • Seating for 8 people

                          forms of payment

                              • Accept Credit Card

                              General

                              • Living Room
                              • Elevator
                              • Broadband Access
                              • Iron & Board
                              • PC
                              • Wireless Internet
                              • Computer Available
                              • Internet
                              • Towels Provided
                              • Safe
                              • Sunbed
                              • Parking
                              • Garage
                              • Telephone
                              • Air Conditioning
                              • Heating
                              • Linens Provided
                              • Washing Machine
                              • Clothes Dryer
                              • Fireplace
                              • Sofa Bed
                              • Activities Guide
                              • Alarm Clock
                              • Ceiling Fans
                              • Hair Dryer
                              • Laundry Soap
                              • Local Activities Guide
                              • Local Maps
                              • Paper Towels
                              • Local Restaurant Guide
                              • Shampoo
                              • Basic Soaps
                              • Toilet Paper
                              • Parking Off Street
                              • Parking On Street

                              house cleaning

                                  • Housekeeper Optional

                                  Kitchen

                                  • Refrigerator:

                                    Full size, lots of room for your farmer's market finds!...moreless

                                  • Kitchen:

                                    Open floor plan kitchen with fully stocked spice cabinet, dinnerware and service for 8-10 guests, small appliances and full size stove, cooktop, oven, refrigerator and dishwasher....moreless

                                  • Dishes & Utensils
                                  • Blender
                                  • Coffee Grinder
                                  • Pantry Items
                                  • Stove
                                  • Dishwasher
                                  • Freezer
                                  • Stove
                                  • Oven
                                  • Microwave
                                  • Coffee Maker
                                  • Toaster
                                  • Grill
                                  • 4 Ring Stove
                                  • Cooking Utensils

                                  Outside

                                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                                  • Porch / Veranda
                                  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                                  • Terrace
                                  • Balcony
                                  • Outdoor Grill
                                  • Deck / Patio:

                                    Acropolis view terrace...moreless

                                  property descriptor

                                      • Terraced
                                       

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                                      Rental basis: Per property
                                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                      Spring Summer
                                      Mar 2 - Nov 13, 2014
                                      3 night min stay
                                      €245
                                      €1,500

                                      Rates are based on 4 guests; add €25 per night, per additional guest

                                      Autumn
                                      Nov 14 - Dec 19, 2014
                                      3 night min stay
                                      €175 €175
                                      Fri, Sat, Sun
                                      €1,200
                                      My Standard Rate
                                      3 night min stay
                                      €250
                                      €1,600

                                      Rates are based on 5 guests; add €25 per night, per additional guest


                                      Additional information about rental rates

                                      Fees:

                                      • Tax Rate 10%

                                      Notes:

                                      Rates quoted are for 4 people based upon 7 night bookings. Please add 50 euro per night for each additional guest up to 6, and 25 euro for each guest after 6 guests. Shorter stays may be higher and no discounts are available during Christmas and Easter and certain special events.

                                      A deposit of 500e holds your reservation, with the balance due 60 days prior to arrival.

                                      We accept payment by most major credit cards, bank wire transfers and for our US guests, by personal check, Chase QuickPay or PopMoney in USD. Please note as well that we cannot hold dates without a completed reservation.


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                                      Location

                                      32 Kilometres
                                      Nearest Airport
                                      Eleftherios Venizelos
                                      9 Kilometres
                                      Nearest Ferry
                                      Pireaus
                                      600 Metres
                                      Nearest Train
                                      Evangelismos Metro
                                      3 Kilometres
                                      Nearest Motorway
                                      Immittou Ring
                                      10 Kilometres
                                      Nearest Beach
                                      Falero
                                      10 Metres
                                      Nearest Barpub
                                      An entire cafe lined boulevard awaits you
                                      275 Kilometres
                                      Nearest Ski
                                      Parnassus
                                      20 Kilometres
                                      Nearest Golf
                                      Glyfada
                                      10 Metres
                                      Nearest Restaurant
                                      All our favorite local tavernas

                                      Car: Not Necessary

                                      Downtown, central Athens - In the heart of everything, walk to all the sites. A few minutes walk to the metro or trolley, the National Gardens, Acropolis, Parthenon, the Plaka, Syntagma Square. Coming for a conference or convention? We are an excellent alternative to a hotel and convenient to the Hilton, the Caravel, the University (Panepistimopouli) and the tram to Faliro (Peace and Friendship Stadium).

                                      Other Activities: Archeology, city walking tours, strolling in the national gardens, museums

                                       

                                      Manager info

                                      Year Purchased: 2003

                                      About: Who would have thought when I boarded a plane for Greece more than 20 years ago, planning on backpacking through the mountains and then heading north through then Yugoslavia I'd end up making Greece my second home? But here I am, 20 something years later, running a fabulous Greek vacation rental business with historic homes & penthouses in Athens and traditional Cycladic homes on the island of Tinos, planning Greek travel itineraries and leading small group tours around my adopted homeland and loving the life that I am lucky enough to be living. Of course I did pick up an equally crazy, workaholic Greek husband along the way, as well as a stray Greek animal or two!

                                      Why Athens:
                                      Although I traveled around Greece for many years, after Basil and I married we started spending more time in Athens - usually staying with his mother. But I wanted a little pied a terre to call my own, and while spending a few months alone in Athens studying Greek I came to know the Pagrati Mets area, which I fell in love with. It's the perfect Athens neighborhood, full of squares (platieas), friendly locals, an outdoor farmers market three times a week - all within walking distance of the historic center and the best museums in Athens!

                                      The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                                      When Basil and I started looking for a place to call our own in Athens, I'd lived and rented enough Athens apartments to have some ground rules: 1. It must be walking distance (no more than 10 -20 min) to the Acropolis, Syntagma, Kolonaki & the museums. 2. It must have outdoor living space. 3. It must have a view that screams ATHENS. Of course an Acropolis view was first on my list, but the beautiful Cycladic St George church atop Lykavittos Hill is very beautiful as well - so either would do (and both would be smashing!) 4. Not many Americans know about the 'fotagogo' or air shaft that runs through most Athens apartment buildings. It is designed to air out the bathroom and/or kitchen, but also means that you have an early morning symphony from all of the units in your building ... not something I was willing to get used to (I guess I'm a bit of a spoiled American girl deep down) 5. Acceptable paper disposal after use. Yes, more of my spoiled nature came out when I started living 'local' in Athens and discovered that little sign in the bathroom: PLEASE DO NOT THROW PAPER IN THE TOILET (sometimes translated as: Please do not throw paper AT the toilet ....) Regardless, I needed to be able to flush my used paper ... and so, all of our homes offer the unique benefit of being able to flush it down!


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                                      Photos

                                      • Athens First Duplex Penthouse Veranda

                                        Athens First Duplex Penthouse Veranda

                                      • Acropolis View Beta

                                        Acropolis View Beta

                                      • Duplex Penthouse Bedroom

                                        Duplex Penthouse Bedroom

                                      • Acropolis View Alpha Master Bedroom

                                        Acropolis View Alpha Master Bedroom

                                      • Acropolis View Penthouse

                                        Acropolis View Penthouse

                                      • Acropolis Blue Kitchen

                                        Acropolis Blue Kitchen

                                      • Acropolis Blue Living Room

                                        Acropolis Blue Living Room

                                      • Acropolis Blue Bedroom

                                        Acropolis Blue Bedroom

                                      • Acropolis View Master Bedroom

                                        Acropolis View Master Bedroom

                                      • Acropolis View Triple

                                        Acropolis View Triple

                                      • St George Lucabettus Veranda

                                        St George Lucabettus Veranda

                                      • Acropolis View Beta Triple bedroom

                                        Acropolis View Beta Triple bedroom

                                      • Duplex Penthouse Kitchen

                                        Duplex Penthouse Kitchen

                                      • Living room

                                        Living room

                                      • Duplex Penthouse Bedroom

                                        Duplex Penthouse Bedroom

                                      • Acropolis View Beta Bathroom

                                        Acropolis View Beta Bathroom

                                      • Duplex Penthouse

                                        Duplex Penthouse

                                      • Acropolis View Alpha Jacuzzi

                                        Acropolis View Alpha Jacuzzi

                                      • Acropolis Blue Bedroom

                                        Acropolis Blue Bedroom

                                      • Acropolis View Alpha Kitchen

                                        Acropolis View Alpha Kitchen

                                      • Acropolis View Landscaped Terrace

                                        Acropolis View Landscaped Terrace

                                      • St George Duplex Penthouse

                                        St George Duplex Penthouse

                                      • St George Lucabettus Penthouse

                                        St George Lucabettus Penthouse

                                      • Acropolis & Parthenon Views

                                        Acropolis & Parthenon Views

                                      €175 - €250 per night (EUR)
                                      8

                                      3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                                      Sleeps 8

                                      View calendar: Updated 07/16/14
                                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
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