The SpaceCentral and newly renovated, top-floor, modern, one-bedroom flat with two green balconies and good views into the surrounding Athenian hills. Very well located in terms of transport from the airport (35') and downtown Athens (20'), Pireus port (40') or anywhere in Athens really, where there is a metro, overground or suburban train (proastiakos) station.
Just 2-3' walk from Iraklio tube station. Commercial neighbourhood, full of local food and clothes shops, traditional restaurants and fashionable cafes/bars, yet quiet and restful.
Very safe vicinity with local colour. Sunny and full of natural light with fitted stores for shade when needed.
The flat is very close to the Olympic Stadium, and near the fashionable Shopping Malls (Mall & Golden Hall), Hospitals / Maternity clinics (Ygeia, Mitera, Iasso, Paidwn, and Agia Olga Hospital). It is ideal for professionals having to work in the wider area of the Nothern suburbs, as well as visiting couples, families (with one or two children max) and friends. Also recommended for stays for medical reasons, for students and tourists, as it is within easy access from/to the airport and sea ports.Free parking in the surrounding streets. Building with elevator.
The flat is new, airy, nicely decorated, modern and clean. Unique flat features include: tiled roof, wooden parquet floor, and slanted ceilings with wooden beams. The bedroom is furnished with a double sofa bed, handmade carpet, side table and large bookcase. The flat also has a living room (with a double sofa bed, stylish dining table, bookcases, wardrobe and handmade wool carpets) with an open-plan kitchen, new white cupboards and small fridge. The flat is around 30 sq plus the balconies where table and chairs are fitted so that the guests can bask in the sunlight in warm weather or have dinner/breakfast outside. The bathroom is tiled after Italian baths (with light blue mosaic tiles).
Hot water 24h, free Wi-fi, cooking amenities, television, central heating and air-conditioner, as well as a good library with a selection of readings. Shampoo, towels, linen, utensils, iron and hairdryer provided. Perfect for 1-2 persons or a small family of three to four, it can also easily accommodate 3 persons.
4 persons can be fitted only upon request at an extra charge of 10 euros a night (unless the 4th person is a small child, in which case no extra charge will be incurred).
Minimum rent 2 nights. Cleaning fee 20 euros.
Deposit 100 euros, payable in cash to the host upon arrival and refundable upon departure.
For stays longer than a week, different deposit sums may apply, in consultation with the host. Guest AccessThe guests have access to the entire flat and the two balconies with plants and garden furniture Interaction with Guests24h availability. Host lives nearby and is happy to help. The NeighborhoodThe flat is on a quiet street but in a lively and safe neighbourhood, right next to the Iraklio subway station and the central square with lot of shops, cafes and restaurants open till midnight or even 2.00 a.m. Lots of food and other shops and services around. Open market every Friday. Host is happy to recommend good restaurants in the neighbourhood. Getting AroundThe flat is virtually next to Iraklio tube station that gets you straight to downtown Athens and other areas (Syntagma, Theseion-Acropolis, Plaka-Monastiraki) in only 20-30'. Direct access to/from airport and sea port by train. Very convenient for moving by tube/metro, public transport. There is a taxi rank at the square too. Free parking in the streets outside the building. Other Things to Note-Centrally located in Neo Iraklio, virtually next to the tube station and the main square with lots of shops, restaurants and bars. Local shops and services down the road include, banks, bakery, groceries, delicatessen, hairdressers, bookshops, and fashionable cafes/restaurants, among others.
-Nice walks along Iraklio sq., local playgrounds, parks, shops and to the Olympic stadium (15-20' on foot, 5' ride by tube), where one can exercise and children can play.
-Details of wi-fi and electricity/ hot water and other appliances are provided upon arrival.
- PLEASE note - No cleaning service provided during the stay. The cleaning fee charged with booking (20 euros) is used to clean the flat after the guests' departure, not during their stay.
-Hot water 24h (both solar and electrical water boiler).
-Central heating and air-conditioner for hot/cold weather.
-24h fast wi-fi
- Provision of towels, linen, fridge, basic kitchen utensils and appliances (kettle, cooking pans, frying pan, crockery, cutlery, coffee-making machine, toaster), soap and bath toiletries (for stays less than a week), iron, hairdryer, printer (upon request), cd player/radio, dining table/ workspace, television and a great selection of books.
When warm (nearly throughout the year), a small table and chairs are fitted in the front balcony with plants for dinner/sitting outside.
-PLEASE also note that cancellation policy is strict.
-No garage in the building. Free parking in the surrounding streets.