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The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have stayed in this warm yet elegant hotel over many years and were waiting to see what the new renovations had wrought. I can only say that everything that has been added adds to the uniqueness of this warm friendly place. The new lobby with its stream lined check in caught us by surprise, but it works well. The... More 

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helsinki
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Good service, nice room, quiet air conditioner. The room service worked well. Very close to Hyde Park and to Piccadilly Circus. Fast check in and a delightful full english breakfast! Located very closed to Shepards Market with lots of small nice restaurants and pubs.

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Afternoon tea for 2 at 4pm on a Saturday afternoon. I am lactose intolerant, yet unlike the Hilton organisation who do not know what lactose intolerant is, the Athenaeum were brilliant. Lactose and gluten free sandwiches, pastries and hot scones. I had passion fruit and orange tea, my wife had jasmine green tea. We had 2 full pots of tea... More 

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Watford
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I am reluctantly having to post a public negative review of the hotel as I have attempted twice to communicate directly about our concerns during our stay. We booked directly with the hotel after knowing what the service is like with their sister hotel The Grove, expecting it would be similar. It however was not. It became quite apparent early... More 

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Gainsborough
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

An amazing 2 days in London at this super hotel. Staff are so friendly and helpful. The hotel has a great location close to Hyde Park Corner and Green Park underground. We walked easily to Buckingham Palace, Big Ben and Leicester Square and Hyde Park.

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Monson, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was a family trip to London, for a fun and educational experiance. We had a college age son and our junior high school girl. The rooms are spacious and clean. The staff was courteous and helpful that a special thanks to Mr Read our concierge. And also like to thank John and Jim at the front door. Location to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have stayed here twice before in the residences, this was first time in the hotel following their refurbishment. Our stay was not a great experience due to: Crack in the wardrobe mirror VERY limited vegetarian room service menu meant that we had no choice but to go out for dinner when all we wanted was a night in! Room... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were out for a girlie lunch, and because we had been here before, we're looking forward to going back . Since we had been the restaurant has been refurbished, but we liked it best before it had been done. Lunch was ok nothing special , but service was good

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Hamburg, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

++best location --hotel is maximum 4 stars, need renovation, horror view from the room 414 (but at least a bit better as from "apartment room" which i got as first - where in order to get from main building to building in the back , you shold proceed via ugly staff way). price / quality : okay , as i... More 

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Wetter, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A fantastic room (suite)with en suite bathroom, walk in cabinet and very good entertainment system. Stylish furniture and very clean. Excellent restaurant serving very good breakfast choice and a good set menue for dinner wich i found excellent valur for money. Very friendly and helpfull staff. Only downside: no reception counter but mobile check in and out making the small... More 

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Mayfair
Set beside some of London's best parks and home to world-class galleries, luxurious hotels, and famed thoroughfares, the ultra upscale Mayfair is one of London's most exclusive haunts. Here the shopping is haute, the dining is exquisite, and the nightlife is vibrant. A casual stroll through the area’s chic streets will reveal that Michelin stars and chauffeured cars are practically the norm here. Even if you're on a tight budget, this exceptionally well connected swath of Central London is worth exploring, if only for the chance to take a peak at the goings on of upper crust English society.
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
By the Royal Parks Intimate and sophisticated, the fabulous 5-star Athenaeum is your home-away-from-home in Mayfair, central London. You're opposite Royal Parks and Buckingham Palace, just down the road from national museums and galleries, and close to world-renowned shops and theatres. Michelin-starred chefs For eating and drinking, there's afternoon tea (voted "Best in London 2012"), an restaurant run by Michelin-starred chefs, and a fine bar - home to a large collection of whiskies and signature cocktails. For a little "me-time", our spa offers relaxing treatments, relaxation room, wet area and a well-equipped fitness room. Free WiFi, iPod(R) docks All guestrooms are spacious with modern decor and premium bedding. You can catch a game on the plasma TV, stream tunes through the iPod(R) dock, and browse the Web with free WiFi, all while sipping an espresso coffee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences

Address: 116 Piccadilly, London W1J 7BJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Mayfair
Price Range: $314 - $502 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences 5*
Number of rooms: 164
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Athenaeum Hotel And Apartments
Athenaeum Hotel Apartments
The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences London, England
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#32 Business Hotel in London
#56 Family Hotel in London
#85 Romantic Hotel in London
#129 Luxury Hotel in London
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