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3 Bd 3 BA, Views, Family & Couple Friendly, Walk to Sites, Shops, Dining, Cafes

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Last updated: 04/27/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Walk to Acropolis, Plaka, Ideal for 3 couples, family groups, sleeps 6 - 18

Book our Acropolis View Alpha Plus for your stay in Athens!

This custom designed family vacation rental sleeps up to 12 guests - 10 in real beds in the bedrooms, but can accommodate 2 more on the sofa sleeper in the spacious open floor plan living room

***Combine with Acropolis View Beta for our one of a kind duplex Acropolis Sky Villa!***

Three spacious bedrooms with American imported Sealy Posturepedic mattresses & high thread count silk soft bedding.

Three full bathrooms (one with a jacuzzi), all with hydromassage spa style walk in showers.

Fluffy soft oversize bath towels, plenty for everyone in your group.

Fully furnished and stocked American style kitchen with dishwasher and gas BBQ grill

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Manager

Member since: 2005

Speaks: english
Calendar last updated: 04/27/2017

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 7
  • 0 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 12
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Monument View
  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Dining Room

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Rental rates quoted in: $
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Base Rate
Apr 26 - Apr 25, 2020
3 night min stay
$405 $425
$2,600
May 2017
May 1 - May 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$295 $295
Summer 2017
May 31 - Jun 29, 2017
3 night min stay
$405 $425
July 4 Holiday 2017
Jun 30 - Jul 5, 2017
3 night min stay
$405 $425
Fall 2016
Nov 18 - Dec 17, 2017
2 night min stay
$300 $395
Winter Holiday 2016
Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2018
3 night min stay
$405 $425
Winter 2017
Jan 20 - Mar 1, 2018
4 night min stay
$225
Spring 2017
Mar 1 - Apr 1, 2018
3 night min stay
$250 $250
May 2017
May 1 - May 30, 2018
3 night min stay
$295 $295
Summer 2017
May 31 - Jun 29, 2018
3 night min stay
$405 $425
July 4 Holiday 2017
Jun 30 - Jul 5, 2018
3 night min stay
$405 $425
Fall 2016
Nov 18 - Dec 17, 2018
2 night min stay
$300 $395
Winter Holiday 2016
Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2019
3 night min stay
$405 $425
Winter 2017
Jan 20 - Mar 1, 2019
4 night min stay
$225
Spring 2017
Mar 1 - Apr 1, 2019
3 night min stay
$250 $250
May 2017
May 1 - May 30, 2019
3 night min stay
$295 $295
Summer 2017
May 31 - Jun 29, 2019
3 night min stay
$405 $425
July 4 Holiday 2017
Jun 30 - Jul 5, 2019
3 night min stay
$405 $425
Fall 2016
Nov 18 - Dec 17, 2019
2 night min stay
$300 $395
Winter Holiday 2016
Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2020
3 night min stay
$405 $425
Winter 2017
Jan 20 - Feb 29, 2020
4 night min stay
$225
Spring 2017
Mar 1 - Apr 1, 2020
3 night min stay
$250 $250
May 2017
May 1 - May 30, 2020
3 night min stay
$295 $295
Summer 2017
May 31 - Jun 29, 2020
3 night min stay
$405 $425
July 4 Holiday 2017
Jun 30 - Jul 5, 2020
3 night min stay
$405 $425
Fall 2016
Nov 18 - Dec 17, 2020
2 night min stay
$300 $395
Winter Holiday 2016
Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2021
3 night min stay
$405 $425

Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency ($) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the manager / advertiser.


Additional information about rental rates:

We don't usually offer stays of less than 3 nights unless combined with a longer stay at the other end of your trip. Occasionally we have a hole to fill between 2 other bookings, in which we will offer you 2 nights. You can book & pay online but you will still need to sign our guest online guest form & provide a list of guest names & ages along with a major credit card in lie of a cash damage deposit. Note that online reservation deposit payments are non-refundable. Required Fees * Housekeeping Fee: $95.00 (Flat Rate Per Stay) * Extra guest Fee: $15.00 (Flat Rate Per Person Per Night) Optional Fees * Arrival Transfer 1-4 Persons: $57.50 (Other) * Arrival Transfer 5-9 Persons: $115.00 (Other) * Departure Transfer 1-4 Persons: $57.50 (Other) * Departure Transfer 5-9 Persons: $115.00 (Other) * Private Historic Center Walking Tour with Acropolis, Agora & Museum - Full Day with Guide: $350.00 (Other) * Private Fabulous Taste of Greece Foodie Tour, includes breakfast & lunch: $57.50 (Flat Rate Per Person) * Private Argoloida, Ancient Corinth Tour Half Day: $350.00 (Other) * Private Argoloida Tour - Corinth Canal, Mycenae, Epidaurus, Nafplion, Full Day: $450.00 (Other) * Private Acropolis, Museum & City Tour - Full Day with Driver & Guide: $650.00 (Flat Rate Per Stay) * Private Acropolis, Museum Walking Tour - Half Day with Guide: $250.00 (Flat Rate Per Stay) * Private Delphi & Beyond Full Day Trip: $450.00 (Other) * Three Island Cruise, full day with lunch and transfers: $115.00 (Flat Rate Per Person) * Semi private Sunset sailing trip with swimming stops and beach BBQ: $170.00 (Flat Rate Per Person) * Private Sunset sailing trip with swimming stops and beach BBQ: $1700.00 (Other)

Fees and Taxes:

  • Cleaning $95

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Calendar

Last updated: 04/27/2017
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Location

Car: Not Necessary

Wondering what our Athens neighborhood is like & if you can walk to the Acropolis? Use the metro? Tram? Trolley?

Where will you eat? Shop? Find groceries?

Our penthouses are:

700 meters or 1/2 mile from the Evangelismos metro station

120 meters or 0.08 mile from the trolley/bus stop to Plaka/Syntagma/National Archeological Museum

1 km (1000 meters) or 0.64 mile from the Old Olympic Stadium (Kalimarmaro)

1.61 km Or 1 mile from Hadrian’s Arch, Temple of Zeus and the “entrance to Ancient Athens”

2.04 km Or 1.27 mile from the New Acropolis Museum

2.55 km or 1.56 mile from the Acropolis

1.91 km or 1.19 mile from Syntagma Square

1.61 km or 1 mile from Kolonaki Square

2.07 km or 1.28 mile to the top of Mount Lykavittos (on the switchback trail)

1.77 km or 1.10 mile to the teleferik (cable car) to the top of Mount Lykavittos

.97 km or .60 mile from the War Museum

1.11 km or 0.69 mile to the Museum of Cycladic Art

1.24 km or 0.77 mile to the Benaki Museum

4.16 km or 3 miles to the National Archeological Museum (by foot or trolley)

120 meters or 0.08 mile from the trolley stop to the National Archeological Museum

1.21 km or 0.75 mile from the Museum of Contemporary Art

93 meter or 307 feet from the second best souvlaki in Athens

70 meters or 235 feet from the closest supermarket (3 others are within a 5 minute walk of the apartment)

78 meters or 250 feet from the closest pharmacy (5 others are within a 5 minute walk of the apartment)

78 meters or 250 feet from the closest sit down, full service restaurant (countless others are within a 5 minute walk of the apartment)

450 meters or 0.28 mile from the “Little Forest of Pagrati”, a cool pine forest in the city, with a brand new children’s playground, café, basketball court and walking/jogging paths

690 meters or 0.43 mile from the Athens Hilton (and swimming pool!)

 

Manager info

Greek Vacation Rentals

About: Wow, who would have thought when I told my husband I wanted to buy a little pied-a-terre in his hometown, Athens, Greece, that I'd end up with the greatest accidental career of my life? Born and raised in Chicago, my love for travel was evident early on. Perhaps it was my arrival in the world, early one December morning, way quicker than my siblings had, in fact so quick we were still enroute to the hospital, and I still hold the title of youngest patient ever admitted to that north suburban hospital! (And thus, as a Sagittarius, characteristically smitten with wunderlust). I traveled my home country extensively with my family as a child, and was fortunate to have parents who encouraged us to study a second language young.

Why Athens, Greece:
While my language of choice as a child was French, my culture of choice was Greek - My earliest jobs were always in Chicago's Greek diners, my university days filled with hours playing backgammon in the cafeteria with my Greek friends, and my Eurail passes always started and ended my European backpacking holidays in Greece. So no one was surprised when I met Basil, a romantic writer but practicing translator and linguist, born and bred in Athens, but transplanted to Chicago, fell in love, and married him. While our life in Chicago was full, rehabbing a warehouse we purchased to house ourselves, our son and our growing Greek translation agency, I longed to plant some roots for our family in Basil's hometown. A small studio overlooking Mount Lykavittos was to be our Athens crash pad, but thanks to what seemed then an unfortunate turn of events, our home in Athens ended up being the beautiful Athens First Luxury Duplex. Larger than we had planned, offering it as a short term furnished rental seemed the logical way to afford it. Little did we realize that it would become so popular we'd be sleeping on friend's couches rather than in our own Athens home! Tired of being homeless in Athens, we purchased a second penthouse directly adjacent to the Athens First. In 2006 we completed the renovations of three additional short term furnished rentals.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
As I said early on, this is the greatest accidental business one could imagine, and I love sharing my adopted city with visitors. Our guests repeatedly thank us for the little extras that often mean so much when you are planning what is often a once in a lifetime trip. As an ex-pat in Athens, I know the wonderful off the beaten path places that can make a holiday special, and I also know how to stay on the tourist path without feeling like you are being herded along with the crowds. Feel free to email me with your questions as you plan your trip to Athens - just one of the little extras guests of Greek Vacation Rentals will find when they share our homes in Athens.


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Speaks: english
Calendar last updated: 04/27/2017

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Thursday, April 27, 2017

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