Popular Lettings in Athens
Highlights in Athens
- Monuments of Classical Greece
- Interesting museums
- Attica Zoo
- Impressive natural sites
- Athens Festival
Most popular in Athens
Prices and availability
Types of holiday rentals in Athens
Are you a great fan of Ancient Greece and do you dream of being able to visit the Athenian capital one day? Then go prepare your luggage because in a few minutes you will have your rental booked in Athens. And the prices of our holiday rentals are frankly irresistible. Cheap rentals located in the centre of Athens with all the features and luxury you could wish for. Do you want a letting with a terrace overlooking the monuments of the city? Accommodation with garden and swimming pool? Do you come as a couple and would like to enjoy a sauna or jacuzzi? Everything you're looking for is On Holidu. Mark the characteristics that you prefer and among the hundreds of tourist rentals in Antenas that we have, you will find the best offers to make your trip unforgettable.Why book a letting in Athens?
Athens is one of the most visited destinations in the world due to its great historical richness, its cultural legacy and its wonderful monuments, especially from the Classic period. However, Athens not only preserves important monuments from its classical past, but also medieval and Byzantine ones. In addition to an impressive natural beauty in its surroundings and some of the best museums in the world. To which we must add the possibility of visiting the incredible Greek islands from the port of Piraeus. If you go with time, you can visit islands like Creta, Santorini or Mikonos. Do you need more reasons to rent a letting in Athens for your next holiday?
Holidays in Athens
The area and how to find your way around
Located southeast of Greece, Athens is the country's capital and largest city. With a population of approximately 664,000 and a metropolitan area of 3.8 million inhabitants. The centre of political, economic and cultural life in Greece.The best areas to rent a letting in Athens
Athens is divided into several neighbourhoods. The old town corresponds to the area where most of the archaeological remains and tourist attractions are concentrated, and the most picturesque of the city, so, according to the opinion of hundreds of travellers, is the best place to book a letting in Athens, especially if you do not have much time. They are the neighbourhoods of Plaka and Monastiraki. If you're looking for a party area, the neighbourhoods of Psiri, Thissio and Gazi, located quite close to the Acropolis and the Agora, are good options. With numerous cafes, entertainment venues and a lively nightlife. And if you're looking for luxury rentals, you'll find them in Kolonaki, the city's stately neighbourhood, where boutiques and good restaurants abound. Even if you don't mind walking a little further away, the municipalities of Penteli, Kifisia or Ekali are areas where the wealthy classes of the metropolitan area live.
Types of travellers and activities
Greece is one of the oldest inhabited cities in existence, with more than 3,000 years of history behind it. During the classical era it was an important city-state that emerged parallel to the development of maritime navigation in the port of Piraeus, which played an important role in the development of democracy. In addition to being an important cultural centre where many artists, philosophers and great writers of the ancient world lived, it also had a great impact on the development of Rome and western culture. An impressive wealth of archaeological remains such as the famous Parthenon are preserved from this period. What are you waiting for to rent your rental in Greece and come and see it?
Did you know that Athens was voted the third best European city to visit in 2015 by European Best Destination?
Top 5 Recommendations in Athens
Athens is an exceptionally rich city in archaeological sites and monuments of Classical Greece. The Acropolis, the ancient Agora, the Roman Agora, the Temple of Olympic Zeus, the lantern of Lyscrates, the Philopappos Monument, the Areopagus and the Pnyx are just a few of the must-see places on any trip to Athens.2. Visit its interesting museums
In addition to a wealth of heritage, Greece has numerous museums that house important archaeological collections, such as the National Archaeological Museum, the Acropolis Museum, the Agora Museum in Athens or the Christian and Byzantine Museum.3. Visit the Attica Zoo
This is the largest zoo in the Greek capital. A private zoo of 20 hectares that shelters more than 2,000 animals of 400 different species. Open 365 days a year.4. Strolls through the natural landscapes of its surroundings
The mountains surrounding the city are important lungs for Athens. Very frequented by its inhabitants as spaces of leisure, to do routes or to visit places of interest. In addition, there are two lakes nearby, the Marathon and the Vouliagmeni.
The Athens Festival is one of the most important events held in the city throughout the year. It takes place between the months of May and October and stands out for its dance shows, opera, theatre and concerts.
FAQ: Frequently asked questions about holiday rentals in Athens
As indicated by its annual average price of £113.50 in 2019, Athens lies at the lower end of prices for holiday rentals in Greece.When are holiday rentals cheaper in Athens?
According to our most recent historical data, the months with the cheapest prices in Athens are January, February, and December, with average prices from £81.75, £87.3 and £96.82, respectively.When does the price of holiday rentals in Athens go up the most?
When it comes to looking for a holiday letting in Athens, the most expensive months are, in descending order, July, August and June with average prices per night of £132.13, £127.43, and £126.95, respectively.Are there usually many holiday rentals available in Athens?
If you decide to discover Athens, we suggest planning your holiday long before you go because it is usually very high in demand, with an annual average occupation of 48% in the year 2019.When are more holiday lettings available?
The months when it's the easiest to find free accommodation in Athens are June (the average amount of properties that are free reached 70.8% of the total in 2019), May (70%), and March (69%).Which months is it more difficult to find available rentals?
Holiday lettings in Athens reach their peak in demand in September, with an availability rate of 30.75%. The second most requested month is August, with 33%, and third is October with 33%.How many holiday lettings are there in Athens?
Holidu offers around 6900 accommodations in Athens from 25 different partners, so you will find the perfect type of accommodation you are looking for. We've got you covered!