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Stavanger, Norway
Reviewed 23 February 2015

When I arrived, there was nobody in the front-desk. after waiting for a while - the man doing laundry had to help me, even though he didn't know how the computers work or anything. He gave me the keys for a room that was "clean".. I could see that they tried to make it look clean, but the bedclothing had...

1Thank Kim Stian Tjelt... E
AthensHotelSuites14, Manager at Athens Hotel Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Athens Hotel Suites for your stay. We apologize that your stay with us was not satisfactory. We have undergone several renovations as well as new management. We can assure you a quality stay and experience here. Please reconsider stay with the Athens Hotel Suites and we look forward to seeing you soon at a special rate...

San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 16 February 2015

My wife and I bought tickets to see Bob Seger in concert on Valentine's Day this year at the Toyota Center in downtown Houston, Texas. I figured that I would book a room for one night (Saturday) as close as possible to the arena to avoid paying for parking and the headache of trying to fight traffic to get to...

Reviewed 15 February 2015

My husband and I booked this hotel through the Expedia website at the beginning of January for our Valentine's Day stay. On Valentine's Day at 10:00 am, just as we were getting ready to head to the hotel, the hotel called to tell us they didn't have a room for us afterall and they were booked for the night. I...

4Thank Dennis-1998
Reviewed 8 February 2015 via mobile

Went to Houston with a group of friends, one of which booked our hotel here. On the drive in from Dallas I looked up the hotel my friend booked on Trip Advisor to read the reviews. After the fifth review about this hotel "not finding" reservations, I called the hotel to check on our booking. They did not have any...

2Thank Shanda G
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 20 January 2015

This is a very small hotel with 20 plus rooms all located on the second floor and with no elevator. My room had a full refrigerator, a stove and a microwave. I assume they all do. The room was sparkling clean!. I had trouble with Direct TV and the desk clerk finally after considerable effort got one channel. He said...

Thank wgn
Reviewed 19 January 2015

I booked a room at the hotel for Jan 18th I made the reservation online at the hotel website on Jan 8th paid with credit card and received a conformation number. I arrived there Jan 18th and there were 4 other people waiting to check in. We were all informed that they didn't have any rooms available even though everyone...

5Thank mdlanders
Reviewed 18 January 2015

There are OTHER REVIEWS for this place where reservations get "LOST" and people get charged DOUBLE. This hotel is run by CON-ARTISTS who PLAY DUMB and ACT like they want to help you. Don't stay here unless you are fine with the risk of getting RIPPED OFF. My boyfriend and I had reserved a room for two nights TWO WEEKS...

5Thank Melanie H
Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 16 January 2015

To the budget conscientious like myself, Athens is a yes. The people who complain about it are wealthy but cheap individuals who want to stay at the Hilton, but pay 60$ a night, ignore them. If you can cancel a reservation for a fee and go stay at the Hilton instead, why the hell were you here in the first...

Thank Justin W
Metairie, Louisiana
Reviewed 17 December 2014

Seemed OK at first. Convenient location to Toyota Center for concert. Toilet flushed but the handle had to be manually lifted for the tank to fill. Still OK at this point. There was a full kitchen so being the good Cajun boy that I am, I decided to cook my mom dinner. It started warming up so I attempted to...

1Thank Bart L
Reviewed 16 November 2014

I had a good experience, diminished by a real frustration. Price was the attraction. I paid less than $100. I would have to have travelled far outside the City to get a similar price. The lobby is a little chaotic, and the place seems mid-reno, but my room was quite nice. I had a European feel, with a few spots...

Thank localguy101

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Athens Hotel & Suites is your home away from home when you come to visit beautiful Houston, TX. Book a room today for your next stay with us! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Athens Hotel Suites

Address: 1308 Clay St, Houston, TX 77002-7102 (Formerly Rainbow Inn)
Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Houston > Downtown
Price Range: €95 - €452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Athens Hotel Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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