The Betty Boop Suite
|Address||Tsatsou, 10558 Athens, Greece|
It is an autonomous suite, with a private street entrance at the side of the main house. You enter into a small patio, and down some steps into the room itself. Its on the lower ground floor (semi-basement), but this is a good thing! It is nice and cool in the summer, and super cosy in winter time. Who needs a view when you can sleep beneath the ancient streets ;)
The room is decorated in uber-hip style, funky vintage with a little bit of kink. There's a fridge, microwave and all the tea and coffe you can drink. If you need it, you can make use of the main house to cook something awesome, or use the washing machine etc.
The neighborhood is Plaka, the old town of Athens, nestled at the foot of the mighty Acropolis itself. It is one of the prettiest and safest districts in the city, and even though it is very central, it is on a super quiet street. From here the main Syntagma square, the most important ancient monuments, the Acropolis museum, all are at your doorstep. Public transport from the airport or the seaport will take you to Syntagma square, and I am a few minutes walk after that.
I take pride in my little bnb. Its a professionally run business with a human touch, the best way to experience this awesome city of ours!
House rulesTHE TEN COMMANDMENTS
Thou shalt not smoke inside
Children under 14 are not permitted
Access to the upper roof is forbidden
Respect our neighbours and other guests. Keep things quiet after dark please!
No uninvited guests
Passport registration is obligatory at checkin
Ground floor windows to be secured at night and when leaving the house
Please leave the common areas (lounge, garden, etc.) clean and tidy
Do not remove any items from the property, this includes all books, etc.
|Weekly rate for up to 2 guests||494 NZ$|
|Monthly rate for up to 2 guests||1565 NZ$|
|Check-in after||1 PM|
|Check-in before||On arrangement|
|Check-out before||11 AM|
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We had a wonderful time in Athens at the Alice Inn. It is perfectly located (just a few minutes from Syntagma Square) and John was the best host we could have asked for. He was always willing to help and we could ask him lots of questions.
To sum up: beautiful city, nice accommodation, lovely host, ... what do you want more? :-)
The room is part of Alice Inn Athens. It's perfectly located in Plaka, with numerous restaurants and (roof top) bars close by. The must see's are also within walking distance. The room itself is nice and spacious. To quote John, 'big enough to host it's own bath room'. This will be his next winter project, as well as the bed. Because of that, The Mighty Aphrodite gets four stars for now. If the bath room and the bed are in place, I know what to recommend!
As a group of 9 of us we were lucky enough to rent out the whole townhouse, the only downside was that this was only for one night. The house itself is stunning & traditional, made all the more enchanting by the personal and creative touches that John has made. If you're looking to stay somewhere authentic, in a safe & pretty area then you couldn't pick anywhere better than here. John made us all feel extremely welcome as soon as our entourage of three taxis, 9 people and 10 suitcases arrived! There was fresh, cold watermelon waiting for us which hit the spot in the heat. Even though we only had a very short time in Athens, John gave us some helpful hints and suggestions of where to go which made our outing in Plaka & the Acropolis all the more worthwhile. It was a very short but sweet visit, I will recommend this to anyone that is travelling to Athens and I myself will hopefully visit again soon, for a little longer next time I hope.
great place to stay at! the house is situated at a vibrant and chill out area, with nice shops and restaurants nearby (we particular like a herbs and spices shore called aretha's), and just 5 mins walk to Syntacma (also a key station for metro and bus) and 10 mins to the Acropolis. the place itself is very nice and comfortable, with stylish and very witty decorations.
and as you can imagine john is a great host. he is very prepared for his guests and he knows the city inside out. it appears he just loves to help. highly recommended :)
Clean rooms, very convenient location .Most attractions within walking distance.
John was very friendly and helpful with advice.
We recommend this apartment .
John was a great host.
In the beautifull neo-classic house you immediatly feel at home. The house is decorated with all kinds of objects telling their own story and making this place feel like a home. A common living room and kitchen are at your disposal and the rooms are large, making them feel like your own appartment in athens instead of the usual generic hotel rooms. During your stay John will sometimes treat you with some delicious self made surprises depending on the season or inspiration and he's allways around to give you "insider" advise on the best places to visit or eat!
I greatly advise this place for your next stay athens. Located at 500m from the city center (syntagma) in the sympathetic and relaxed neigbourhood Plaka", you couldn't wish for a better location!
I hope i'll get the opportunity to come back!
In the meanwhile i wish all the best to our host, John!
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