4.3 out of 5

With a stay at The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences, you'll be centrally located in London, convenient to Buckingham Palace and Big Ben.

This 5-star hotel is close to London Dungeon and London Eye.

Make yourself at home in one of the 110 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and iPod docking stations. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, and plasma televisions with cable programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 2 spa tubs, a steam room, and a fitness center. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Grab a bite at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Breakfast is available for a fee.

Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, a business center, and limo/town car service. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and meeting rooms. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request).

Property Features

The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences offers its guests a full-service spa, 2 spa tubs, a steam room, and a fitness center. There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces.

A business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms are available. Spa services, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the luxury The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences. A roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is available for a fee. Parking is available for a fee.

This 5-star London hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 110 guestrooms or units
  • 10 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • 6 conference rooms
  • Bar or lounge
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Business facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences offers 110 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and DVD players. Beds feature premium bedding. Plasma televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Refrigerators, espresso makers, and minibars are provided. Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

This London hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include laptop-compatible safes and hair dryers. In-room massages, hypo-allergenic bedding, and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Minibar
  • iPod dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Plasma television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Espresso maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Shower
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Galvin at The Athenaeum - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in British cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel is across the street from Green Park which is crisscrossed with walking and jogging paths. The adjoining Hyde Park has horseriding stables and is popular with rollerskaters. The Serpentine Lake, also in Hyde Park, is a beautiful place to go boating.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Spa Services

  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport transportation is offered on request. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

Check-out time is 12:30 PM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

Pets

  • Pets: GBP 1000 per pet, per night, plus a deposit of GBP 1000 per stay
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information, you can reach out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: GBP 100.00 per night
We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: GBP 27.50 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: GBP 105.00 per vehicle (one way)
  • Valet parking fee: GBP 38 per day
  • Pet deposit: GBP 1000 per stay
  • Pet fee: GBP 1000 per pet, per night
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for an additional fee
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Name

  • Athenaeum Hotel
  • Athenaeum Hotel London
  • Athenaeum London
  • Athenaeum Hotel & Apartments London, England
  • Athenaeum Hotel And Apartments
  • Athenaeum
  • The Athenaeum

You should know

Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation. To make arrangements to bring your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).

Awards & Affiliations

  • This hotel is listed in the 2014 Travel + Leisure 500.