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Urban Stripes Athens - Homey Maisonette

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

Description

Homey Maisonette

This two bedroom maisonette is defined by the Urban Stripes’ modern and minimalistic style, and is situated on the second floor. It’s total area of 100 m2 makes it very spacious, split across two floors with a staircase. Suited to up to 5 people seeking a comfortable and well appointed apartment close to the Acropolis, it features two separate bedrooms and two bathrooms. One bedroom has a queen bed, while the second has two single beds and a fold up bed, upon request. A fully equipped kitchen, a spacious living room with a dining area and a 43” TV completes this apartment’s amenities. A Greek wine selection is available to guests while a baby crib can also be provided upon request.


About the property

The Urban Stripes project is a collection of modern apartments close to the Acropolis, housed in an apartment building or a “polykatoikia” as it is commonly known in Greece. They are situated in Koukaki, a mostly residential area that was first developed in 60’s and 70’s, now having evolved into Athens’ most hip location.

Urban Stripes brings an air of contemporary, sleek design to the neighborhood, with a strong architectural emphasis on modern minimalism. The entire project is characterised by its signature design, incorporating clean lines for a fresh approach, and the use of high quality materials that carry history in them, such as mosaic and marble.

All these come together to create a soothing urban environment of discrete luxury with all the necessary amenities for a truly memorable stay in Athens.

*Free street Parking (upon availability). Pay parking nearby (100m.)

Please see our other listings #8379656 #8379657 and #8407610 for more information, choices and reviews!

More Details

Property Manager
Liana Iordanidou
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, Greek
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
19 August, 2018

About Liana Iordanidou

I grew up in a detached house , in a suburb of Athens near the sea .

My profession is restoring old houses and apartments .

I live with my two sons in a beautiful apartment near the sea .

Liana Iordanidou purchased this apartment in 2016

Why Liana Iordanidou chose Koukaki

We built this building for hospitality reasons a few years ago , and I love this place because it is in a quiet neighbourhood very close to the center , also close to all Touristic attractions Museums , Shops , nice Restaurants ,Cafes , etc.

What makes this apartment unique

Modern , minimalistic design , brand new , clean and stunning view to the Acropolis from the 4th floor and up.

Available Rentals

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Koukaki in Athens

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 3 Single Bed
  • We provide an extra bed for the 5th person , if needed . Safe available in the apartment.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Port / Airport pick ups available upon request and at a charge. Please, ask for further info. We can rent a car for you, or help you with the booking. There is also the option to rent bicycles. Iron is provided upon request

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.857143 based on 21 reviews
5

Great location and very comfortable apartment

  • 5 of 5

Without wishing to repeat what others have said, but worth reiterating! The apartment is in a great location (eg: 10 minutes walk from the Acropolis), is very clean and well furnished – comfortable in other words. The added bonus, and one we hadn’t expected, was the help provided by Liana and Kira in the ground floor office – that saved us a lot of time finding a bakery, a supermarket & restaurants for example.

We didn’t know what to expect from Athens as none of us had visited before but it is a fantastic city and our family (2 adults and 2 teenage children) had a great time. The food was a definite hit but we also enjoyed the culture & atmosphere as well as the obvious historical sites like the Acropolis. This apartment was a perfect base from which to explore Athens – because it was so comfortable and well located.

I have already recommended these apartments to family & friends. We had a wonderful few days in Athens. Thank you to the Urban Stripes team.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Guy, We really thank you for your great review! It was our pleasure having you as a guest and we really enjoyed showing you our side of Athens. We are very happy you enjoyed your apartment and we hope to see you and your family again soon. Warm regards!
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5

Perfect apartment and location when visiting Athens

  • 5 of 5

My family of four traveled to Greece in June/July 2018. We stayed at the Urban Stripes apartment for 3/4 days before traveling to the islands. This apartment was absolutely perfect for our stay! It was very centrally located so that we could walk to all of the major landmarks within 5/10 minutes. It was very clean, modern, air conditioned and had all of the amenities that we needed for my family to stay (with two teenagers) comfortably. Liana and Theoni were always prompt in their responses to me and also helped me find a supermarket and restaurants that suited my family's needs. The management office was located downstairs from the apartment and there was always someone there to help us if we needed it. I truly couldn't give this a higher recommendation. We loved it and were thankful for the help we received!!

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Terri, Thank you very much for your lovely review! It was really nice having you here. I hope i see you and your beautiful family again. Liana
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5

Perfect apartment. Perfect hostess.

  • 5 of 5

Everything was wonderful about this apartment. The kitchen is fully stocked if you wish to cook. The den is comfortable. The bedrooms are light and airy.

Liana was so friendly and helpful. The night we were leaving for Athens, we received an email that there was a strike in effect for all of the taxis. I emailed Liana and she had a private taxi pick us up at the airport. She made all of our restaurant and tour reservations. The food tour was our favorite. She was available for all of our questions about Athens while we were there as well as before we left. We would definitely recommend this apartment to our friends!

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your nice review , Kimberly! It was really a great pleasure for us hosting you! We wish to you and your family all the best!
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5

Great neighborhood for site seeing.

  • 5 of 5

Property was clean, new, centrally located, and Liana was helpful and delightful.

Only one thing I would recommend....it would be great if they have paper towels available to help do quick cleanups.

Thanks Liana!

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome. Perfect.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed a couple of nights, and the flat is perfectly located close to everything you will want to see. It is beautifully laid out, very clean and modern, and Irene and crew are the perfect hosts. Could not give a stronger recommendation.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Mr. Jeff, We would like to thank you for choosing Urban Stripes for you stay! We apreciate your good words and we will be more than happy to host you again!! Best Regards, Theoni
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5

The Perfect Athens Get-Away

  • 5 of 5

Our stay in Irene's beautiful Athens apartment could not have been more pleasant. It is so comfortable, well-equipped and centrally located to many of the sites we wanted to visit, not to mention wonderful restaurants and a super market for the few supplies we needed. It was really difficult to leave when the time came to move on!

Best of all, though, was Irene herself. She is a delight, providing a wealth of information on a range of things travellers need to know when they are relative strangers to a new city. And she was very helpful in regard to transfers. We all enjoyed her thoroughly.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
35 Kilometres
Athens International Airport (ATH)
Nearest Ferry
10 Kilometres
Piraeus Port
Nearest Golf
12 Kilometres
Glyfada Golf Club of Athens
Nearest Train
100 Metres
Metro
Nearest Motorway
7 Kilometres
Greek Motorway 1
Nearest Ski
200 Kilometres
Parnassos
Nearest Beach
9 Kilometres
Alimos (Akti Tou Iliou)
Car: not necessary

Koukaki is a neighbourhood full of traditional restaurants, cafes, and bars. In the apartment we provide you with a booklet with our personal favorites of this area. The Acropolis Museum and the Acropolis Metro Station are 3-4' walking distance. Keep walking another 8' and you can reach the Acropolis Hill. Walk through Plaka and its oldest neighbor, Anafiotika, to get to Syntagma and Monastiraki, both reachable by the metro or buses, too.

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