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Rio Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   13 Odysseos Street | Karaiskaki Square, Athens 10436, Greece
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Ranked #242 of 324 hotels in Athens
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  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Fort Myers, Florida
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We made a reservation for a room for my wife, our son (13) and myself. On arrival "somebody" explained we have to take our son in our bed, because they have no extra bed.......why are they selling a room for three. The place is run down and very dirty..........we did not get our money back.......a total loss....... stay away from... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am being charged for 50 Euros for 25 July check in, have been trying to cancel no show charge since 1 month till now. Just talked to hotel and lady said "we can charge you even you cancel it in 2 minutes" It is very nonsense to pay for the service I did not get that much time before.... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Initial concerns about area but once arrived did not have any worries. Nice clean hotel. Great price and metro within 5 minute walk. Lots of local cafes and bars. Supermarket, local market and laundry within 10 minute walk. Did not have breakfast but enjoyed the snacks and meals I had there. Staff were really helpful and very friendly. A great... More

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Stockport, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

For the price we paid, we not expecting 5 star, but we were more than satisfied with the hotel. The rooms were very clean, as was the rest of the hotel. The bathroom was fully equipped with a bath and a shower and the beds were comfy. The hotel was also very handy for busses and the metro and a... More

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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

The cab driver told us it was a "good" part of Athens. It was not. When we got there, they pulled up my reservation but told me they didn't have the right room (there were 5 of us and we booked a family style 5 bedroom room) and they broke us up into two and three after much protest....even though... More

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Stockport, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 via mobile

Our double room was clean and had everything we needed. We got a warm welcome and explained everything clearly. Gave us useful tips on places to visit as well. Great location for the Metro, Metaxourgio Station

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Belgrade, Serbia
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014 via mobile

I wanted my friends to stay at this hotel and i booked and paid the room, money went through and my room was CONFIRMED. When we arrived they said they had no reservations nor free rooms even though they took my money The staff was extremely rude they did not make any attempts to help us find some new accommodations.... More

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Jerusalem, Israel
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

We recived a rooms that was in triblle condition. The air condition didnt work properly and the rooms was extreemly hot . their was no hot water in the bath room. The bath room was dirty with urine spots on toilet. The shower curtain was damage and its holding frame was broken. It was very unplesnat experiance. We felt like... More

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Perth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

We stayed at the Hotel Rio in October for 4 nights. The total cost for a double room, en-suite, for bed and breakfast was €136. That works out at an amazing €17 per person per night for bed and breakfast. What are all those people who are writing in complaining about? The Hotel Rio is wonderful value for money. The... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

When we checked in, we were never told about the services the hotel could provide for us. For example, no menus were visible anywhere, no restaurant hours were posted, was room service an option, and what were the hours of the bar, I didn't see everyone ever eat at the so called lobby restaurant for lunch or dinner. There were... More

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Address: 13 Odysseos Street | Karaiskaki Square, Athens 10436, Greece
Location: Greece > Attica > Athens
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Rio Hotel 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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Conveniently located on the quiet pedestrian street of Κaraiskaki Square, this hotel is next to Metaxourghio Metro Station and the railway station. The multilingual staff are available 24 hours each day.Housed in a fully air-conditioned restored neoclassical building, the guest rooms include minibar, satellite TV and private bathroom with hairdryer. Complimentary ouzo is offered to all guests upon arrival.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 specialities until well after midnight.Hotel Rio Athens enjoys a strategic location just 1km from Syntagma Square, 15km from the port of Piraeus and 35km from the Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. Wireless Internet Hotspot is available in all areas and is free of charge. ... more   less 
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