37% Based on 214 reviews TripAdvisor Traveller Rating 2.5 out of 5

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Hotel Description

Hotel Rio Athens puts you in the heart of Athens, within a 20-minute stroll of popular places like Ancient Agora and National Archaeological Museum of Athens. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant and in-room free WiFi.

All 48 soundproofed rooms feature TVs with satellite channels, and you can enjoy safes, hairdryers, and phones. Refrigerators and room service make in-room dining convenient.

The restaurant, Rio, is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own bar/lounge. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. There's also free parking nearby, along with the convenience of car rentals on site.

Within a 30-minute walk of this 3-star Athens City Centre hotel, attractions include Roman Agora and Filopappos Hill.

Double or Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£39 per night

Single Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Triple Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Family Room, Connecting Rooms

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Economy Room (Family)

Bed Count 5 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

37% of guests recommend out of 214 reviews

Excellent 24
Good 34
Average 35
Poor 39
Terrible 82
Value <span>2.5</span> out of 5
Rooms <span>2.5</span> out of 5
Cleanliness <span>2.5</span> out of 5
Service <span>2.5</span> out of 5

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at Hotel Rio Athens. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Athens hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 48 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Built in 1964
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Deli
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Beauty salon
  • Television in lobby
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Athens (ATH-Eleftherios Venizelos) (42.5 km / 26.4 mi)
  • Train station: Athens Central Station (1 km / 0.6 mi)
  • Metro station: Metaxourghio Station (0.2 km / 0.1 mi)

Room Amenities

Hotel Rio Athens offers 48 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and hairdryers. Satellite television is provided. Bathrooms include showers. This Athens hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower
  • Cribs available
  • Rollaway beds available
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Rio – This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting).

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 12:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 2 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

Pets

  • Pets are welcome and stay free
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed
  • Maximum 1 per room (weight limit: 7 kg)
  • Certain rooms only
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: EUR 7 per person (approximately)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

You should know

  • Onsite cash transactions can't exceed EUR 500, due to national regulations. For more details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.
  • One child 2 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Pets are welcome in specific rooms only, which can be requested by contacting the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation.