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Located in the heart of Athens, Chameleon Youth Hostel is conveniently located close to vibrant areas and major sights of Athens. The terrace features views of the city, while free WiFi is available throughout.

At Chameleon a shared kitchen is available to guests to prepare meals. Rooms feature a private or shared bathroom fitted with a bath or shower, while some units also offer free toiletries. Certain units include air conditioning.

Guests may enjoy their meals or coffee at terrace while enjoying city views.

Monastiraki,featuring an abundance of traditional taverns and shops, is within walking distance. Acropolis is at just 0.6 mi, while Athens International Airport is at 29 mi.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Chameleon Youth Hostel has been welcoming guests since Nov 24, 2015

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)


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4 reasons to choose Chameleon Youth Hostel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Is it quiet at night?
    The quiet hours are from midnight till 7 A.M.
    Answered on December 9, 2019
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    the double rooms provides towels and sheets. the dormitories only sheets ,the towels is for rent
    Answered on October 21, 2019
  • How much does it cost to rent a lock?
    its for free
    Answered on October 21, 2019
  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    Answered on October 21, 2019
  • Can I use my own sleeping bag?
    yes but we affer clean blunkets
    Answered on October 21, 2019
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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
Located in the historic old town

Athens' old town is nicknamed "the Neighborhood of the Gods" with good reason – its picture-perfect alleys are located directly under the Acropolis.

Amenities of Chameleon Youth Hostel
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Baggage storage Additional charge
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Adults only
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • Greek
  • English
  • Spanish
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Chameleon Youth Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


8:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

Check-in is only possible for guests between 18 and 50 years old


Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.

Maestro Visa Chameleon Youth Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Chameleon Youth Hostel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

License number: 0206K24000330601

FAQs about Chameleon Youth Hostel

  • Chameleon Youth Hostel is 1 miles from the center of Athens.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Chameleon Youth Hostel by:

    • Subway/Metro 50min

  • Check-in at Chameleon Youth Hostel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The prices at Chameleon Youth Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Chameleon Youth Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):