The Athenaeum

The Athenaeum is located in central London, close to Green Park, Buckingham Palace, and St. James Park. Nearby points of interest also include Victoria Palace Theatre and The Mall.

Hotel Features

Dining options at The Athenaeum include 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is open for drinks. Room service is available 24 hours a day. The hotel serves English breakfasts (surcharges apply). Recreational amenities include 2 spa tubs. Also located on site are a health club, a fitness facility, and a steam room. The property’s full-service health spa has body treatments, massage/treatment rooms, facials, and beauty services. This 5-star property has a business center and offers small meeting rooms, secretarial services, and technology support staff. Complimentary wireless and wired high-speed Internet access is available in public areas. This London property has 1740 square feet of event space consisting of banquet facilities, conference/meeting rooms, and exhibit space. The property offers a roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge). Business services, wedding services, concierge services, and limo/town car service are available. Guest parking is limited, and available on a limited first-come, first-served basis (surcharge). Additional property amenities include multilingual staff, tour/ticket assistance, and laundry facilities. This is a smoke-free property.


164 air-conditioned guestrooms at The Athenaeum feature iPod docking stations and minibars. Accommodations offer city views. Beds come with premium bedding. Refrigerators, espresso makers, and coffee/tea makers are offered. Bathrooms feature makeup/shaving mirrors, designer toiletries, bathrobes, and slippers. Wired high-speed and wireless Internet access is complimentary. In addition to desks and complimentary newspapers, guestrooms offer multi-line phones with voice mail. Plasma televisions have premium cable channels, DVD players, and video-game consoles. Rooms also include laptop-compatible safes and safes. Guests may request in-room massages, hypo-allergenic bedding, and wake-up calls. A nightly turndown service is offered and housekeeping is available daily. Guestrooms are all non-smoking.

Notifications and Fees:

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

Valet parking fee: GBP 38 per day
Airport shuttle fee: GBP 85.00
Deposit: GBP 100.00 per night
English breakfast fee: GBP 27.50 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Check-out time is noon
Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Business Center
Fitness Center
Internet Access Available *
No Kitchen or Kitchenette *
Pets Allowed
No Pool
Restaurant On-site
Breakfast not included
No Babysitting
No Parking
Room Service


Business Center
Babysitting or child care
Spa Tub
Restaurant(s) in hotel
Concierge services
Number of rooms: 157
Airport transportation (surcharge)
Conference room(s)
Event catering
Audio-visual equipment
Secretarial services
Translation services
Business services
Computer rental
Air-conditioned public areas
Coffee in lobby
Tour assistance
Breakfast available (surcharge)
Laundry facilities
Currency exchange
Exhibit space
Health club
Room service (24 hours)
Spa services on site
Shoe shine
Multilingual staff
Complimentary newspapers in lobby
24-hour front desk
Express check-out
Banquet facilities
Limo or Town Car service available
Medical assistance available
Beauty services
Full-service health spa
Massage – treatment room(s)
Meeting rooms (small groups)
Steam room
Wedding services
Smoke-free property
Restaurant(s) in hotel 2
Number of rooms: 156
Number of floors: 10
Suitable for children
Technology support staff
Tours/ticket assistance
Dry cleaning/laundry service
Wired (high-speed) Internet access – complimentary
Wireless (high-speed) Internet access – complimentary
Number of dining venues 2
Meeting facilities size in feet 1740
Number of meeting and conference rooms 3
Fitness facilities
Valet parking (surcharge)
On-site car rental
Express check-in
Parking limited (surcharge)
Luggage storage
Secure parking (surcharge)
Number of spa tubs – 2
In-room accessibility

The Athenaeum Review
A swanky and plush hotel with chic rooms and apartments with kitchens. On-site modern French-inspired restaurant, a spa, a gym and meeting/event space.
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