Hotel Rio Karlsruhe  4 stars

Hans-Sachs-Strasse 2, Karlsruhe, Germany, 76133  show mapSave
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Hotel Rio Karlsruhe is placed in the center of Karlsruhe and offers wonderful views over the garden. Built in 1969, the cozy hotel was renovated in 2008.

This hotel is located in a quiet street area and 1.6km from Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe, Dm-Arena and Badisches Landesmuseum. A 20-minute walk to the center of Karlsruhe.

Hotel Rio Karlsruhe provides easy access to the Mühlburger Tor city rail. 35 minutes' drive from Soellingen airport.


The property comprises of modern rooms well-appointed with satellite TV, a minibar, floor to ceiling windows, Wi-Fi and a writing desk. They also have private bathrooms with a bathtub, a walk-in shower and complimentary toiletries.


The dining options include an extensive buffet breakfast served daily. The elegant restaurant offers fresh regional meals. The stylish bar serves a selection of tea.

You can start your day with a buffet breakfast, which costs EUR 6 per person per night. 


For business guests Hotel Rio Karlsruhe offers internet access, a photocopier and a meeting room, while leisure travelers can enjoy a designated smoking area, a lift and parking.


The hotel's activities include golf and billiards.


Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is EUR 10 per day.

Year renovated   2008.  Number of rooms   118.

City Center Karlsruhe - 4300 ft
Airports Soellingen (FKB) - 21.1 mi, Echterdingen (STR) - 44.0 mi
Restaurants Cafe Bleu - 400 ft, Kaiserplatzl (cuisine: German) - 500 ft
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  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • Concierge desk
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Designated smoking area
  • Billiards
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting room
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Golf
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Mini bar
  • Mirror
  • Bathtub
  • Cable TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • TV
  • Direct dial telephone
Room decor
  • Soundproofed windows



from  1 pm


until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

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Bed type: Double Bed
Size: 230 sq. feet

Relax and unwind in this stylish room! It is located in the main building and offers comfort as well as new technical equipment for pure relaxation. The bright room has a cozy sleeping zone, large work area, seating and spacious bathroom with all modern facilities.

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    Bed type: Double Bed
    Size: 270 sq. feet

    Relax with style and comfort! This fashionable room offers a plenty of space and is full of light because of floor to ceiling windows. It is furnished with a comfortable sleeping zone, spacious work area and seating. Clean, bright bathroom is very spacious and equipped with walk-in shower. The room has its own terrace with a wonderful view over the rock garden.

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions
      • Günther-Klotz-Anlage
        3700 ft
      • Weihnachtsmarkt am Marktplatz
        4000 ft
      • Bierbörse Karlsruhe
        4600 ft
      • Das Fest
        1.0 mi
      • Karl-Birkmann-Brücke / Zoo-Brücke
        1.0 mi
      • GalerieFORM
        1.0 mi
      Popular areas
      • City Center
        4000 ft
      Places of interest
      • Alt-Kath. Stadtpfarramt
        400 ft
      • Zen-Dojo Karlsruhe
        1400 ft
      • Buddhistisches Zentrum Karlsruhe der Karma Kagyü Linie
        2000 ft
      • Ludwigsplatz
        2300 ft
      • Pfarramt St. Ursula Neuburgweier
        3300 ft
      • Platz der Grundrechte
        4000 ft
      • Lidellplatz
        5000 ft
      Convention centers
      • Karlsruher Congress Centre
        4000 ft
      • JUBEZ
        5000 ft
      • marotte Figurentheater
        400 ft
      • Oratorienchor Karlsruhe an der Christuskirche
        400 ft
      • Public Viewing - Live-Fußball-EM-Übertragung auf dem Europaplatz
        1000 ft
      • Das Kino Kinemathek Karlsruhe e.V. Kasse
        2000 ft
      • Die Kurbel GmbH
        2300 ft
      • ANA & ANDA, Musik und Bühnenkunst
        3300 ft
      • Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Stiftung des öffentlichen Rechts
        3000 ft
      • Städtische Galerie Karlsruhe
        3300 ft
      • Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde
        3300 ft
      • Badisches Landesmuseum Karlsruhe
        4300 ft
      • Botanischer Garten
        3300 ft
      • Schlossgarten
        3300 ft
      • Jakobustheater in der Fabik e.V.
        400 ft
      • insel
        2300 ft

      Local Attractions

      • Badisches Landesmuseum
        5100 ft
        Schlossplatz 1-3, Karlsruhe
      • Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe
        5300 ft
        Baumeisterstr. 11, Karlsruhe
      • Zoo Karlsruhe
        1.1 mi
        Ettlinger Strasse 6, Karlsruhe
      • Vehicle Museum (Fahrzeug-Museum Marxzell)
        10.7 mi
        Albtalstr. 2, Pforzheim

      Near the hotel

      • Center for Art and Media Technology (Center for Art and Media Technology - ZKM)
        3200 ft
        Lorenzstr. 19, Karlsruhe
      • State Art Gallery (Staatliche Kunsthalle)
        3300 ft
        Hans-Thoma-Str. 2, Karlsruhe

      Restaurants Nearby

      • Cafe Bleu

        55% likes this, based on 51 reviews

        400 ft
        Kaiserallee 11

        Phone: 0721856392

      • Kaiserplatzl

        72% likes this, based on 15 reviews
        Cuisine: German
        Price Range: USD 35 - USD 136

        500 ft
        Amalienstr. 89

        Phone: 0721-22314

      • Grosser Kurfurst

        76% likes this, based on 40 reviews

        800 ft
        80 Sophienstrasse

        Phone: 0721 / 84 89 57

      • Punjab

        64% likes this, based on 41 reviews

        900 ft
        46 Amalien strasse

        Phone: 0721 / 221 27

      • Lincontro

        66% likes this, based on 13 reviews

        900 ft
        3 Leopold strasse

        Phone: 0721 / 203 14 40

      Hotel Rio Karlsruhe Reviews

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      • Single

        Standard menu restaurant but well prepared, good breakfast

        Limited choice in hotel restaurant, no fish ! Advertisement in promised more.

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      • Single

        nice & clean rooms. A balcony for smoking guests.

        the reception needs to improve their English

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      • Single

        Room was quiet, clean and luxurious. Nothing more needed!

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