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The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences

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Rochester, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

on our arrival at the hotel we were greeted by the doorman who quickly removed our luggage from our car and swiftly took us into reception , the check in was quick and efficient.Our room was beautiful with a park view.We enjoyed an afternoon tea with our friends and a few cocktails which were amazing! This was our second visit...

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Comfortable room, fantastic central location. Bar has great selection of drinks and staff were outstanding. Breakfast is pricey but was really really good! Afternoon tea needs a few tweaks such as bringing out hot water with the tea before you have to ask for it, but all in all a great stay.

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Herefordshire
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed for two nights last week whilst sightseeing. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left we could not fault anything. Our greeting on arrival was warm and welcoming, our luggage was swiftly taken from our car into the hotel and car whisked away - check in was quick, our room was ready although we arrived before the...

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AthenaeumHotelLondon, Manager at The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review the hotel and many thanks for such a lovely review, which I will share with all the team. We do hope to see you again the next time you are staying in London Kind regards Wayne Kerrin Hotel Manager

Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location is superb, the rooms are splendid and the services rendered are just amazing. Nice restaurant and and nice bar and very accessible to major attractions in London. I am spoilt beyond measure here. Definitely two thumbs up for me.

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AthenaeumHotelLondon, Manager at The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing the hotel and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay in the Heart of Mayfair. we do hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Wayne Kerrin Hotel Manger

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel has had a brilliant refurb and is even better with attentive ,friendly ,professional staff offering great food , drinks and cocktails in various areas. We stayed at the weekend ( in town for birthday celebrations) and had a fun , carefree afternoon being spoilt by the Athenaeum staff before we had to go to our party. Room service breakfast...

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AthenaeumHotelLondon, Manager at The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences, responded to this review

Dear Brian R On behalf of the entire team here at the hotel we would like to thank you for such a wonderfully review, we are delighted you enjoyed your time here with us and hope to see you again the next time you are n London. Kind regards Wayne Kerrin Hotel Manager

Scotland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice hotel. Tidy, organised and very clean. Mariusz at reception on arrival was exceptionally helpful and pleasant, and got us quickly through the formalities. Concierge and doormen charming. Proximity to Tube stations, buses, walking distance of Bond St etc... Decent sized room ( not huge - but decent ) - in an area that tends to think a broom cupboard...

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AthenaeumHotelLondon, Manager at The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the hotel and give us such wonderfull feedback. All our hairdryers are 1900 so have great speed, we will replace the one which was in your room, thank you for alerting us to this. we do hope to see oyu again the next time you are in London kind regards Wayne Kerrin...

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We were up in London celebrating my partners birthday.. We had a suite overlooking the park. The room was excellent...the bar was nice and we also had use of the Spa. All in all, a great place to stay as it's ideally located. Will definitely return

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AthenaeumHotelLondon, Manager at The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences, responded to this review

Dear Ken We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us here in Mayfair and thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We do hope to see oyu again, the next time you are in London Kind regards Wayne Kerrin hotel manager

High Wycombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

A pre wedding treat for me and my daughter and we were not disappointed. The staff were attentive and the food, tea and champagne were amazing. We had a great choice of sandwiches and cakes and we were offered extra! Then another plate of cakes!! The champagne was topped up and the choice of teas very good. Close to Green...

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AthenaeumHotelLondon, Manager at The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences, responded to this review

Dear Gail On behalf of all the team here at the hotel we would like to offer Congratulations on the wedding. we were delighted you enjoyed your afternoon tea with us and hopefully we will see you again soon Kind regards Wayne Kerrin Hotel Manager

Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We have just spent 2 wonderful at this superb hotel. We had a beautiful room with a very comfortable bed. The breakfasts were extremely good and the staff bend over backwards to help. Set in the heart of the west end it couldn't be better. We have stayed at many of the five star hotels in London but this one...

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AthenaeumHotelLondon, Manager at The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences, responded to this review

Dear Mary How wonderfull of you to take the time to review the hotel and we are delighted you enjoyed your time with us. I will share your comments with the team as they always try their best to asssit our guests where possible. Hopefully we will see you again when you are back in Lonodn Kind regards Wayne Kerrin...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed for my birthday for 2 nights. A hidden gem. Impecable service, and ourstanding food. Staff are well trained always courtious and deserve high praise. The bed was super comfy with great pillows. Our suite was well appointed and we wanted for nothing. Lovely bar and a stunning collection of whiskeys which are beautifully displayed. We ate in the restaurant...

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AthenaeumHotelLondon, Manager at The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences, responded to this review

Dear Keith & Liz How wonderful of you to take the time to give us such a fantastic review. On behalf of the whole team I would like to thank you most sincerely. We do hope to see you again very soon Kind regards Wayne Kerrin Hotel Manager

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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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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 | Mayfair, London W1J 7BJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Mayfair
Price Range: $438 - $789 (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 Apartments
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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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