Where to stay near Athens?

Our 2018 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 2,670 house rentals near Athens. From 1,983 Studios to 1,965 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Athens for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Athens?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Athens:

  • Psyri: 617 vacation rentals
  • New Kypseli: 144 vacation rentals
  • Attiki: 455 vacation rentals
  • Ampelokipoi: 445 vacation rentals
  • Ano Patisia: 94 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Athens?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Athens. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • The Acropolis: 2,830 home rentals
  • Athens Central Market: 2,821 home rentals
  • Monastiraki Flea Market: 2,834 home rentals
  • Athens Gallery: 2,828 home rentals
  • Eleftherios Venizelos Museum: 2,809 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Athens listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Studios in Athens?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,983 Studios in Athens. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Athens include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,965 lodging choices
  • Houses: 493 lodging choices
  • Villas: 129 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Hotels and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Athens?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 133 vacation homes with pool available in Athens.

    Historic Athens will entice you

    Enjoy the area's museums, history and monuments and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Athens. This city's cafés, shopping and local tours draw many visitors. Acropolis Museum, Odeon of Herodes Atticus and Benaki Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

    Activities and attractions in and around Athens

    Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Athens has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Filopappos Hill (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Attica Zoological Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
    • Lycabettus Theater (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Pandrossou Street Market (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
    • Athens National Garden (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
    • Dora Stratou Dance Theatre (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Athens

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Athens is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Filopappos Hill (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Mount Lycabettus (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Syntagma Square (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Athens National Garden (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
    • Aristotle’s Lyceum (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Pedion Areos Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)