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Conveniently located on the quiet pedestrian street of Κaraiskaki Square, this hotel is next to Metaxourghio Metro Station and the international railway station. The multilingual staff are available 24 hours each day. The lively area of Psyrri is located 0.6 mi away, while Kerameikos is at a distance of 0.7 mi away.

Housed in a fully air-conditioned restored neoclassical building, the guest rooms include mini-bar, satellite TV and private bathroom with hairdryer.

The Bar-Restaurant on the ground floor provides the ideal place in which to relax enjoying refreshments, food and pleasant music. It serves many kinds of drinks and Greek specialties until well after midnight. A glass of ouzo is offered to all guests upon arrival.

Hotel Rio Athens enjoys a strategic location just 0.6 mi from Syntagma Square, 9.3 mi from the port of Piraeus and 16 mi from the Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. It is conveniently located close to major touristic attractions as the National Archaeological Museum lies within walking distance, while the Acropolis Rock is 0.9 mi away. The vibrant Monastiraki Flea Market is 0.6 mi away. Wireless Internet Hotspot is available in all areas and is free of charge.

Hotel Rio Athens has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Apr 14, 2003

Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.

Property Highlights

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet

Private parking at the hotel


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Sleeps Room Type Price
Max adults: 1
Single Room
  • 1 twin bed
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Max adults: 2
Double Room
  • 2 twin beds
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  • 1 full bed
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Max adults: 3
Triple Room
  • 3 twin beds
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  • 1 twin bed and
  • 1 full bed
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Max adults: 4
Quad / Family Room (4 Guests)
  • 2 twin beds and
  • 1 full bed
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  • 2 full beds
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Max adults: 5
Family Room (5 Adults)
  • 1 twin bed and
  • 2 full beds
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  • 3 twin beds and
  • 1 full bed
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Max adults: 5
Economy Family Room (5 Adults)
  • 1 twin bed and
  • 2 full beds
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Max adults: 1
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Max adults: 2
Economy Double or Twin Room
  • 2 twin beds and
  • 1 full bed
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Max adults: 4
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Max adults: 3
Economy Triple Room
  • 1 twin bed and
  • 1 full bed
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Max adults: 3
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Hotel surroundings *
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What's nearby
  • National Theatre of Greece
    0.3 miles
  • Gallery of Municipality of Athens
    0.3 miles
  • Islamic Art Museum
    0.4 miles
  • Omonia Square
    0.5 miles
  • Athens City Hall
    0.5 miles
  • Athinais
    0.5 miles
  • Museum of Illusions Athens
    0.6 miles
Top attractions
  • Gazi - Technopoli
    0.6 miles
  • Keramikos Metro Station
    0.7 miles
  • Temple of Hephaestus
    0.7 miles
  • National Archaeological Museum of Athens
    0.7 miles
  • Monastiraki Square
    0.7 miles
  • Monastiraki Metro Station
    0.7 miles
  • Ermou Street
    0.9 miles
  • Acropolis
    1 miles
  • Erechtheion
    1 miles
  • Anafiotika
    1 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Flisvos Beach
    4.4 miles
  • Edem Beach
    4.6 miles
  • Votsalakia Beach
    4.8 miles
  • Alimos Beach
    5 miles
  • Freatida Beach
    5 miles
Public transit
  • Subway Omonia Metro Station
    0.5 miles
  • Subway Larissis Metro Station
    0.5 miles
  • Train Larissis Metro - Train Station
    0.5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Eleftherios Venizelos Airport
    12.8 miles
How to get to Hotel Rio Athens from Eleftherios Venizelos Airport
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1 Restaurant On Site

    "HR" Retaurant

    Food: Greek, Italian

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, High tea, Cocktail hour

Amenities of Hotel Rio Athens
Outdoors
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Pets
Pets are allowed. No extra charges.
Food & Drink
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 10 per day.
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Safety & security
  • Safe
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Languages Spoken
  • Greek
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Russian
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House rules Hotel Rio Athens takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

1:30 PM - 12:00 AM

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

Check-out

12:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

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 of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
Free

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Free! Pets are allowed. No extra charges.

Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Hotel Rio Athens accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that in the case of early departure, the hotel will charge the whole amount of the reservation.
Please note that there is happy hour at the hotel's bar-restaurant from 17:00 to 20:00 daily.

For Group Bookings more than 5 (five) rooms in order to confirm the reservations we need a 30% deposit of the total amount which is Not Refundable, 2 (two) months prior of the arrival date. The rest of the amount will be paid upon arrival.

For all reservations the Hotel Rio Athens provides Confirmation Number to the customers 48 (forty-eight) hours before the arrival date

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property can only accept bookings from essential workers/permitted travelers on dates where such guidelines exist. Reasonable evidence must be provided on arrival. If it isn't provided, your booking will be canceled on arrival.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

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

As a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has temporarily suspended its shuttle services.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

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 Hotel Rio Athens 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.

FAQs about Hotel Rio Athens

  • Hotel Rio Athens has 1 restaurant:

    • "HR" Retaurant

  • Room options at Hotel Rio Athens include:

    • Single
    • Double
    • Triple
    • Quad
    • Family
    • Twin/Double

  • Hotel Rio Athens offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

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

    • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Hotel Rio Athens (subject to availability):

      • Parking on site
      • Private Parking
      • Parking
      • Misc parking

    • Guests staying at Hotel Rio Athens can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 5.5).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Buffet
      • À la carte

    • Hotel Rio Athens is 1.1 miles from the center of Athens.

    • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hotel Rio Athens by:

      • Subway/Metro 20min

    • Check-in at Hotel Rio Athens is from 1:30 PM, and check-out is until 11:30 AM.