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InterContinental Athenaeum

#26 of 325 Hotels in Athens
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89 - 93 Syngrou Ave, Athens 11745, Greece
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Ranked #26 of 325 Hotels in Athens
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel is one of my favourites in Europe. The staff are so friendly and professional and the hotel runs exceptionally smoothly even when it has fiull occupancy. A great place for both business and pleasure. The rooms are brimming with amenities and the beds are exceedingly comfy. The shuttle bus into the city centre is a bonus and runs... More 

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ICAthens, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Athenaeum, responded to this review

Dear Annie R, Thank you for your patronage to the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens. We are truly pleased to learn that we are one of your favourite hotels in Europe, with regard to both facilities and service. We thank you for your review and look forward to welcoming you back in the very near future. Yours sincerely, Martha Pallis Guest Relations... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Second trip to this hotel and was once again very impressed. Large typical IC property, very clean and great facilities. pool bar was very nice, Premiere restaurant was excellent and being Platinum Ambassador members we were upgraded to a 9th floor club suite with an excellent balcony and view of the Acropolis. Whilst the restaurant is probably at the pricier... More 

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ICAthens, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Athenaeum, responded to this review

Dear Glossopshark, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Athenaeum InterContinental when in Athens. As a valued Platinum Ambassador member, your review is truly valued and it pleases to learn that our facilities meet your expectations and that your dining experience at our Premiere restaurant was a memorable one. With regard to our location, may we take this opportunity... More 

London, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
15 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed here for 5 days for business and was pleased with the service in the hotel, with the conference room space, and with the size of the rooms. The bar/restaurant on the ninth floor is particularly impressive, and a great place to have a drink at the end of the day and view the acropolis on the hill. The... More 

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ICAthens, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Athenaeum, responded to this review

Dear SNB42, Thank you for staying at the Athenaeum InterContinental whilst in Athens on business earlier this month. Guest satisfaction is our primary concern and it is a pleasure to learn that you enjoyed your stay and that our facilities met with your expectations. We have taken note of your comments regarding our rooms and would like to take this... More 

London, United Kingdom
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270 reviews 270 reviews
60 hotel reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is an excellent large hotel with all the facilities you could wish for to enjoy what Athens has to offer. The quality is excellent, the service perfect, the rooms excellently equipped and fitted out, an excellent shuttle bus service into the centre (although the location and area immediately around are dire - see comments below) and food and drink... More 

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ICAthens, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Athenaeum, responded to this review

Dear MAR-AM-UK, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for taking the time to write a detailed review. It pleases us greatly to learn that our service, facilities and in particular, our Club InterContinental, contributed to making your stay a memorable one. Your recommendation is truly appreciated. We thank you once again for your kind... More 

Athens, Greece
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My last visit in that hotel was fully disappointed for me due to very bad behavior of one front desk clerk and particularly a lady that welcomed us with best rudeness way. It was on 14 February 2015, Valentine's Day as well. I make the reservation in advance using my ihg rewards club number but unfortunately on my arrival no... More 

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ICAthens, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Athenaeum, responded to this review

Dear Dim P, Thank you for selecting to stay at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens on the special occasion of St. Valentine’s Day. We are very sorry to learn about the level of service you received upon check-in and would like to express our sincere apologies for the disappointment we caused you. May we assure you that such lapses in our... More 

chelmsford
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77 reviews 77 reviews
15 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

stayed for precruise stay . Check in was easy.concierge was extremely helpful.managed to book half day excursion which was fantastic.we came back very tired and hungry.most of the restaurants in the hotel didn't have authentic Greek food so the concierge arranged for us a restaurant nearby.he arranged for a taxi as well.everybody was extremely helpful . We enjoyed our stay

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Dear geetashwin2002, Thank you for selecting the Athenaeum InterContinental for your recent visit to Athens and for taking the time to write a review. Guest satisfaction is our primary concern and we are happy to learn that the service provided by our staff, especially the concierge department, met with your expectations. Please rest assured that your commendations will be forwarded... More 

Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel as we got a good airliner rate on a last minute booking but it unfortunately didn´t included breakfast. The room was big but a bit outdated. Great bed and it was big. We had problems with the drain in the bathtub, completely clogged, definitely not the best. Location wise it´s good as there is a... More 

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ICAthens, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Athenaeum, responded to this review

Dear Judycorrea, Thank you for staying at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for writing a review about your experience. Guest satisfaction is our primary concern and any comments that help us maintain the high standards for which InterContinental is known, are warmly welcomed. We have taken note of the problem you experienced with the drainage in the bathtub and would... More 

Kiev, Ukraine
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291 reviews 291 reviews
24 hotel reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was the perfect balance for the hectic touristic day, great service, perfectly clean and renovated rooms, comfy beds. Very quiet, great view of the Acropolis from the club lounge. The lounge very effective, good bar and snack service and very helpful concierge. Nice spa and pool area, but water too cold

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ICAthens, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Athenaeum, responded to this review

Dear Corrado_foodpasha, Thank you for staying at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for writing a review about your stay. It is a pleasure to learn that you enjoyed our facilities, particularly, the spa, pool and Club InterContinental lounge. We thank you for your kind comments and look forward to welcoming you back in the very near future. Yours sincerely, Martha... More 

London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A business hotel that caters well for tourists. Staff cannot be more welcoming. lovely pool and gym. Easy to get into central Athens. Booked the club floor and view from terrace lovely. Just a shame the roof top restaurant is shut on Sunday's and Monday (when we are staying!) Oh well.. an excuse to come back!

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ICAthens, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Athenaeum, responded to this review

Dear MhairiBuckley, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for writing a review. We are pleased to learn that your stay with us met with your expectations and that you particularly enjoyed our facilities and staff service. We thank you for your feedback and hope to welcome you back in the very near future. Your... More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

An excellent business hotel centrally located. Room size was a surprise with plenty of space to spread out in a good sized lounge area. Beds were comfortable, bathroom of a good size with good quality toiletries. Wifi connection was good and quick enough to suit my needs. The bar on the top floor afforded superb views of the Parthenon and... More 

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ICAthens, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Athenaeum, responded to this review

Dear waltontoffee, Thank you for staying with us at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens whilst visiting our city on business. It pleases us greatly to learn that you enjoyed the spaciousness of our rooms, the breathtaking view from our Premiere rooftop bar and restaurant as well as our breakfast buffet at Cafezoe. We truly appreciate your kind comments and look forward... More 

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