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InterContinental Athenaeum

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 19 September 2014 via mobile

A bit away from the buzz of Athens ! No restaurant around , very insignificant area .. Hop on taxi cheap in Athens to go somewhere else & tram is nearby Only 2 apparatus for wifi ! Why? Some rooms have great view Busy please plenty of conferences & business crowd If you have the chance of other central hotels...

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

Dear detroncj, Thank you for staying with us at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for sharing your valuable comments. With regard to the internet, may we take this opportunity to clarify that each time one purchases an internet connection, it allows for the connection of up to two devices. However, one is not limited to the number of internet connections...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 18 September 2014

Stayed here twice in June, our first day in Athens before leaving for island hoping and our last day in Athens. Very kind of them to allow us to leave 1 luggage for safe keeping till our return since we came from our Trip from France (loads of stuff). They provided guest a shuttle to the city center or tourists...

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

Dear RizaBH, Thank you for staying at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased to learn that your stay with us was an enjoyable one and that you appreciated our complimentary shuttle bus service to Syntagma square. We thank you again for your comments and look forward to welcoming you back...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Stayed at the hotel for 5 days on business. For business travellers preferring a somewhat standardized yet top notch service package the hotel is close to perfect. Cleary the competitive pressure has brought this place to its peak. Things worht noting: High-quality breakfast, reasonable gym, free wifi for "members", very good dinner options (at about twice the price of the...

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

Dear Ladegaard, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens whilst on business earlier this month. It pleases us to learn that our facilities and staff service ensured that your business trip was a comfortable one. We thank you for your kind comments and look forward to welcoming you back on a future visit to Athens. Yours...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Stayed here twice in August. Found the staff to be very helpful. Easy to get to the various tourists sites and the concierge was helpful in getting taxis. Sad to see so much graffiti around the city. Visited the little shop across the road for a quick snacks. There is also a little convenience stand just around the corner to...

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

Dear BVB4750 Thank you for staying at the Athenaeum InterContinental whilst in Athens this August with your family. We greatly appreciate your kind comments and are pleased to learn that our location was convenient for your needs and that our staff service met with your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel on your next visit...

London
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Hotel is a little out of the centre but offers a free shuttle bus and in the evening the taxis are pretty cheap. We upgraded our room to be on the newer renovated 7th floor giving us access to the club lounge. It was 60 euro's per night to upgrade. As the breakfast is a staggering 37 euros per person...

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

Dear londonmackam, Thank you for staying with us at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for taking the time to write a review. Guest satisfaction is what we strive for and we greatly appreciate your feedback. May we take this opportunity to clarify that the cost of full buffet breakfast at our Cafezoe restaurant is Euro 34.50 per person. We thank...

Brossard
Reviewed 16 September 2014

at 10 minutes walking to reach the Plaka, this hotel is just fantastic. Rooms are big and modern, the breakfast is very good and the restaurant on the top is so good. The decoration is also very nice, the gym and the pool is perfect.

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

Dear JPSERVANT, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for sharing your kind comments. We are delighted to learn that our hotel was ‘perfect’ and that your stay with us was a memorable one. In particular, that you enjoyed the comfort of our rooms and your dining experience at our Premiere restaurant. We look forward...

Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 14 September 2014

We were spending holidays in Cyprus and got so bored we decided to hop by Athens for a few days. Service - very pleasant and helpful staff Location - not exactly in the heart of the centre. However just a 15 minute walk. The area used to be the avenue of brothels and strip clubs. A few left but overall...

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

Dear Sociss-de-Monbe, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for sharing your comments. It pleases us to learn that your stay with us was a comfortable one and that you enjoyed the service from our staff. We look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel on a future visit to Athens. Yours sincerely, Martha...

Dix Hills, NY
Reviewed 14 September 2014

spacious rooms, quality amenities; free shuttle bus available every half hour into the center of Athens; the buffet breakfast was quite pricely so we opted to eat at local restaurants at the Plaka; secured a very good price on hotels.com well beneath what was offered at the hotel website.

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

Dear reisha, Thank you for staying with us at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for taking the time to write a review. It is a pleasure to learn that you enjoyed the comfort of our rooms and our complimentary shuttle bus service to Syntagma square. We thank you for your kind comments and look forward to welcoming you back in...

Reviewed 13 September 2014 via mobile

This hotel is everything that you expect from intercontinental. Service was first class from the housekeeper s to the Concierge. The staff in the lounge were very attentive to our every need. The roof top restaurant Premiere is much more than just a view. It is a gourmet experience not to be missed. Although best known for fish I just...

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

Dear smootholdude, Thank you for staying with us at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for sharing your feedback. We greatly appreciate your review and are delighted to learn that the service provided by our staff, as well as the “gourmet” experience you had in the Premiere restaurant met with your expectations. Once again, thank you for your kind comments. We...

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2014

The Intercontinental provides a great home from home in Athens. All the amenities are of a high standard. Staff have characteristic Greek warmth. The hotel is located a little distance away from the city centre but there is a complimentary shuttle bus every half hour into town (make mental note of drop off point as it isn't marked) that connects...

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

Dear Paul R, Thank you for staying with us at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and we thank you for your loyalty. Guest satisfaction is our primary aim and we are pleased to learn that your stay with us met with your expectations. We thank you for your valuable comments and your recommendation and we look forward to welcoming you back...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Premiere Restaurant & Lounge Bar
Premiere Restaurant & Lounge Bar
Cuisines: Mediterranean, European, Greek
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
No wonder the Athenaeum InterContinental has been named Greece s leading hotel time and again. Athens largest guestrooms, award winning fine dining venues and a central location appeal to business and leisure travellers alike. Within a few kilometres are the Acropolis, the Parthenon, the Temple of Apollo and the Pláka. Metro and tram stations are also nearby. ... more   less 

Additional Information about InterContinental Athenaeum

Address: 89 - 93 Syngrou Ave, Athens 11745, Greece
Region: Greece > Attica > Athens
Price Range: $189 - $325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — InterContinental Athenaeum 5*
Number of rooms: 543
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Also Known As:
Intercontinental Athenaeum Hotel Athens
Intercontinental Hotel Athens
Intercontinental Hotel Athenaeum
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Athens
#15 Business Hotel in Athens
#17 Luxury Hotel in Athens
#17 Family Hotel in Athens
#19 Romantic Hotel in Athens
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