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Hotel Rio Athens - Athens

3 star Hotel Athens

13 Odysseos Street Karaiskaki Sq - Athens

Price starting from 43 .99
Rio Athens Hotel is conveniently located in the historic center of Athens, within walking distance of the train station, on a quiet pedestrian street, on the Karaiskaki square. This property is within easy reach of the Metaxourghio underground station, and the Pireaus port.

The famous Greek attractions, including the Acropolis and the renowned Monastiraki flea market are all within easy driving distance of this central Athens hotel. If you are looking for adventure and culture, you have found the right hotel.

This neo-classical 3-star family-friendly hotel, renovated in October 2009, ensures you a unique vacation. The professional staff will gladly arrange transfers for you, if advised 24 hours prior to arrival. After a day of touring and sightseeing, you may want to take advantage of the hotel’s restaurant Rio, serving Greek dishes, or enjoy the room service during limited hours. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, hair salon, and patio where guests can sit and enjoy a drink or meal.

Please note that the Rio Athens Hotel does not allow smoking in guestrooms or public areas, but there is an outside smoking area. One pet is allowed (dogs and cats only) per room, up to 15 pounds (7 kilograms). 
Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 6.3 Fair
Based on 13 hotel reviews © 2014

I travelled alone and was quite happy about the hotel. I am absolutely sure famili...

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Facilities at Hotel Rio Athens

  • Bar
  • Restaurant/Dining
  • Cafeteria
  • Snack bar
  • Laundry service
  • Lift/elevator
  • Room service - limited hour
  • Hairdresser
  • Pets accepted
  • Laundry room
  • Multilingual staff
  • Front desk - safety deposit box
  • Front desk - 24 hour
  • Concierge
  • Luggage room
  • City tour
  • Internet/Email services
  • TV Lounge

Know before you go

  • Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.
  • One child 2 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • This property allows pets in specific rooms only. Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Check-in: after 2 PM.

Check-out: before 11:30 AM.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

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Hotel Rio Athens reviews

  • April 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Germany

unfriendly and a bad enerqy place. just stay away, if you want something nice ... not worth the price. the entrance looks great, but rooms and attitude are lousy.

6.1 Fair
  • August 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with young children
  • Italy

No parking

9.6 Outstanding!
  • October 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with young children
  • Israel

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4.0 Ordinary
  • August 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Venezuela

8.2 Very Good
  • November 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Spain

7.0 Good
  • April 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Venezuela

8.5 Excellent
  • October 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • France

5.3 Ordinary
  • August 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Italy

4.3 Ordinary
  • August 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Group
  • Italy

7.9 Good
  • April 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Switzerland

9.6 Outstanding!
  • August 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Group
  • France

  • January 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Group
  • France

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Room Details

Book your pet-friendly accommodation at Hotel Rio Athens, offering 48 guest rooms with climate control. Digital TV channels offer entertainment at the end of a busy day. Corporate travelers will benefit from free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks, safes and phones during their Metaxourgio visit.

Private bathrooms are outfitted with showers and hair dryers. Additional guest comforts include soundproofing, air conditioning and blackout drapes/curtains.

Irons/ironing boards can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Air conditioning
  • Telephone
  • Mini fridge
  • Extra beds
  • Baby cots/cribs available
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Ironing facilities on request
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Safe
  • Desk
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • TV
  • Wireless Internet access

Distances from Hotel Rio Athens

National Theatre of Greece - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Islamic Art Museum - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Omonia Square - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Frissiras Museum - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Athens City Hall - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Apothiki Theater - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Kotzia Square - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Athens Central Market - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Kerameikos Cemetery - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Temple of Hephaestos - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Athens School of Fine Arts - 1 km / 0.6 mi
National Technical University of Athens - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Technopolis - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Monastiraki Flea Market - 1 km / 0.7 mi
Avissinias Square - 1 km / 0.7 mi
The preferred airport for Hotel Rio Athens is Athens (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos) - 20.7 km / 12.8 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.