Elegant, recently renovated 50m2 apartment in one of the most beautiful and quiet neighbourhoods of central Athens. Lykabettus hill is a few meters away, while one can walk downtown through the up-market Kolonaki area.
Comfortable and elegant 1 bedroom apartment located in Lycabettus hill- Kolonaki, one of the most beautiful areas of central Athens. Lycabettus hill is across the street with many paths to explore if you enjoy trekking. You can go up to the top within a few minutes and enjoy breathtaking views of the cityscape or walk downtown through the posh Kolonaki area. There are many nice bars and restaurants within walking distance and the US embassy is also nearby.
50 sqm , 2 rooms (a living room and 1 bedroom), a bathroom, kitchen. Both rooms open to a small sunny terrace with table and chairs where one can have breakfast or dine overlooking an old athenian house and garden trees. On summer mid-day, one can hear the cicadas on the neighboring trees singing.
Fully equipped kitchen with dinning bar area (fridge, oven, hob, kettle, coffee maker, all kitchen utensils).
The Bedroom sleeps 2 persons (queen-size bed) and opens to the balcony.
The lounge has a modern sofa that, although not a sofa-bed, can sleep comfortably 1 person (I sleep there often). There is an a/c for warm summer days.
Clean modern bathroom.
Laundry available (hair dryer and iron as well).
Wireless internet and a wireless printer (incase you're a business traveler).
TV (Apple TV included), DVD player and a stereo.
The neighbourhood is peaceful and safe and one of the most green in central Athens. The trendy bars, chic restaurants and fashion houses of Kolonaki are a short walk away and you can also walk to Syntagma Square (downtown) and the historical centre (25 min) and the Acropolis. The location also allows you to explore many diverse residential areas within walking distance including Exarchia (the alternative student and artists' hangout). There is also a metro station within 8 min. walk which takes you downtown in three stations and also connects the city with the airport. The taxi fare downtown is 3,5-5 EUR day-time and 5-7 EUR night time.
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Employed in finance, I also enjoy the arts scene and I'm a keen traveler myself. I love meeting people from all around the world and sharing with them hidden secrets of my city. I've lived in London for some time and love the city. Feel free to ask me whatever you may need about organising your trip in Greece/ Athens. As a local i ll show you the best, considering your interests.