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The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences

5-star5 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • DVD player
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
116 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London, England, W1J 7BJ, United Kingdom

Luxury hotel with spa, near Hyde Park
  • Free WiFi
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
    • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
    • DVD player
    • Dry cleaning/laundry service
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Location
Great location
Service
Fantastic service
Food
Delicious food
Wellness Area
Sufficient wellness & sports facilities

The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences

from A$523
  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room
  • Superior Double or Twin Room
  • Room with Park View
  • Suite
  • Luxury One Bedroom Apartment

What’s around The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences

Landmarks

  • In London City Centre
  • Hyde Park - 4 min walk
  • Green Park - 4 min walk
  • Buckingham Palace - 8 min walk
  • Piccadilly Circus - 13 min walk
  • Oxford Street - 16 min walk
  • Trafalgar Square - 20 min walk
  • Big Ben - 24 min walk

Getting around

  • Heathrow Airport (LHR) - 37 min drive
  • Gatwick Airport (LGW) - 80 min drive
  • London City Airport (LCY) - 22 min drive
  • London Victoria Rail Station - 15 min walk
  • London Charing Cross Station - 23 min walk
  • London Blackfriars Station - 5 min drive
  • Green Park Underground Station - 5 min walk
  • Hyde Park Corner Underground Station - 5 min walk
  • Knightsbridge Underground Station - 12 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 162 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 10 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-out
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • Up to 2 children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • Babysitting/childcare *

Pets

  • Pets stay free (dogs only)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Number of spa tubs - 2
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
Working away
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1301
  • Conference space size (meters) - 121
  • Computer station
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities 10
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
Facilities
  • Lift
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Terrace
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
Languages Spoken
  • Arabic
  • English
  • French
  • Greek
  • Polish
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Minibar
  • Espresso maker
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Pillow menu
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
  • Number of living rooms 1
  • Separate sitting area
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 40-inch flat-screen TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium TV channels
  • IPod docking station
  • DVD player
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Spa

Athenaeum Hotel has 2 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials, and body wraps. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Dining

The Galvin - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in British cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

The Bar - Onsite bar. Open daily.

The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences’s small print

Also known as

  • Athenaeum Hotel London
  • The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences London
  • The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences Hotel London
  • Athenaeum Hotel
  • Athenaeum London
  • Athenaeum
  • The Athenaeum
  • Athenaeum
  • The Athenaeum
  • The Athenaeum & Residences
  • The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences Hotel

Policies

Tax ID – 208 2686 05

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve rollaway/extra beds.

Long-term renters welcome.

This property uses eco-friendly cleaning products.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: GBP 100.00 per night

Optional extras

Parking is available nearby and costs GBP 55 per day

Rollaway beds are available for GBP 65 per night

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 27.5 per person (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of GBP 105 per person (one-way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences

  • Are pets allowed at The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences?
    Yes, dogs stay free.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is GBP 105 per person one-way.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM to midnight. Check-out time is noon.
  • What is there to do near The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences?
    Recommended spots to visit include Hyde Park (4-min walk) and Green Park (4-min walk), along with Buckingham Palace (8-min walk) and Piccadilly Circus (13-min walk).
  • Are there restaurants at or near The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that serves British cuisine. Nearby restaurants include The Whisky Bar (1-min walk), Mercante (1-min walk), and El Pirata (1-min walk).

Recent reviews

Very good 8.4 From 126 reviews

Very good 8.0
Service good food not bad clearance made noise cannot sleep well
Sok Chin, gb2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Beautiful Boutique Hotel
Beautiful hotel and very professional staff. The spa and gym were closed during our stay, which is the only thing I would change in the future.
us7 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Fantastic, specially Sean and George at the front desk
gabriel, mx1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
the hotel is in a great location, you can walk everywhere. Jim the doorman brought a smile to our face every time we went through the door. He made our stay even better!
Nancy, ca5 night family trip
Good 6.0
Poor bellman service.
We asked for a bellman upon leaving. After 15 minutes no one showed up. After calling and told he would be right up, we waited another 15 minutes. We ended up dragging our luggage do to the lobby ourselves. Not a way to run a first class hotel. This was our first stay at your hotel and probably our last.
Gary, us2 night romance trip
Fair 4.0
Disappointing service
A reasonably nice, small hotel but with very poor service throughout or stay. To start with the service in the bar was dreadful, It took more than 45 minutes to get our first drink (after asking several times) and then when our food arrived we only had half of it, they then took another 10-15 minutes to get us the rest. Very much over priced for what we had, £115 for an average bottle of wine , glass of wine, bottle of bear an one lot of canapes. The room service was not much better, on an evening it wasn't too bad, but breakfast in the room was dreadful service. half an hour late on two occasions and on the one they only delivered half the order on another they charged almost £100 for 2 English Breakfasts, which we didn't get a bill to sign until we checked out. We did complain at check out and they did deduct the charges from the bill, but I'd prefer to pay the full price and get good service. The room was reasonable, not very big, but clean and modern, We had a terrible view overlooking a side street and a massive pile of rubbish, which never got moved. There are much better 5 star hotels in the area, Plus it's very much over priced for what you get. I'm sorry to say it's the worst 5 star hotel we've stayed in, you should expect a great deal more from a 5 star hotel in London.
nicholas, gb3 night trip
Very good 8.0
Great - only complaint was we wished staff was more familiar with area - we could have used restaurant recommendations the first night
Frances, us1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Awesome staff and awesome hotel in a great location.
Ari, us3 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Highly Recommend
Great location and great staff. Rooms are nice. Bar has great cocktails. Not great at reviews but, in simple terms, stay here if you have the budget.
Joshua, us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excellent
Beautiful hotel in a great loction has a nice boutique feel to it, you could easily pay twice as much for a lesser hotel in this area.
duncan, gb2 night business trip

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