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The Athenaeum

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from 438.14 USD *
(* Lowest nightly rate based on stay from 03/23/2015 to 03/27/2015)
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  • Prime location, in the heart of Mayfair, close to Buckingham Palace.
  • Very extensive whisky bar, with over 270 choices
  • Recently refurbished
  • Caters to children
  • Small elevators
  • Trip Advisor 4.5, 285 Reviews
  • Yelp 4.5, 4 Reviews
  • Expedia 4.3, 11 Reviews
*Information was accurate at the time of publication.


This property offers something for everyone and provides just about everything a guest might need. On the grounds, you will find everything from fine dining and spa services to a business and fitness center. Often, such properties provide special services and activities specifically tailored to meet the needs of both parents and young children.

Hotel Features
Hotel Vibe: Full-service
Interests: Romantic, Business, Family Friendly, Spa, Tourism, Culinary
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The Athenaeum
116 Piccadilly
London W1J 7BJ
United Kingdom
  • Top London Afternoon Tea 2010 Award of Excellence from The Tea Guild
Located in the heart of Mayfair overlooking the Royal Parks and Buckingham Palace, nearby a wealth of attractions, dining and shopping.

Hotel Overview

The fabulous 5 star Athenaeum Hotel and Apartments on Piccadilly is your home from home in London.

It offers you a huge choice of rooms, luxury suites and townhouse apartments, all with stunning leafy or Mayfair views. Here, you're in the middle of everything. You're right opposite the Royal Parks and Buckingham Palace. Down the road from museums and galleries, the chic-est shops and Theatreland. And just a few stops from the City, Soho and Canary Wharf.


Kick off your shoes, turn on your favourite music, enjoy a heavenly sleep. A pillow menu, your favourite magazines, Bose speakers for your iPod, Wifi- they're all standard. Fix yourself a soft drink and snack from your mini bar, on the house. Very special luxury rooms in London give you more than you'd imagine.

One night or 365 or anything in between? You can stay for as little or as long as you want in the gorgeously serviced apartments in London. With your own front door in Mayfair, discreet internal access to the Athenaeum and five star support, the luxury London serviced apartments feel like a real home from home. Enjoy complete privacy while you work, rest and play. It's your space - so you can use it just as you wish.


Gossip over the award-winning Afternoon Tea... agonise over the luxury restaurant menu... order another cocktail or rare whisky dram from the bar... it's all discreetly tucked away in Mayfair, the centre of London's universe. Rendezvous here and share some gorgeous gastronomic delights. It's all five star and fabulous. But the atmosphere's not posh and stuffy - it's friendly and informal... somewhere you can relax and have a wonderful time.


The spa and salon are currently undergoing refurbishment and will re-open October 2010. However, alternative arrangements have been made for guests.The Spa is currently being refurbished, but will re-open in October. Alternate arrangements have been made to accommodate guests until then.

Meetings & Events

Thanks to the leafy location right in the heart of the London, this couldn't be a more convenient or beautiful place to hold your meeting or corporate event. The three luxury meeting rooms in Mayfair, central London have everything you need - and something unexpected too: lovely natural daylight and stunning views. Come and discuss, debate and put the world right.


The Athenaeum is the perfect wedding hotel in London... chic and hopelessly romantic. The interior design is stunning, the food, wonderful, and service, impeccable. You have a choice of three rooms, seating from 12 to 60 - absolutely ideal for small and intimate parties. They have wonderful leafy or Mayfair views and lots of daylight as well as just the right ambient lighting. And the five star informal atmosphere will help your day go with a swing. The hotel is also licensed to hold civil wedding ceremonies.

And when the celebrations are over, your guests can take the lift to their fabulous bedroom or suite, walk around the corner to their townhouse apartment... or simply catch a cab home. The beauty of The Athenaeum is that it's not just a luxury wedding venue, but also a luxury five star hotel with over 100 rooms.

To top it all, you could spend your wedding night in the Rooftop Suite. High up above the treetops of the Royal Parks, it's divine and wonderfully romantic. The Green Park suite and the apartments are all loved by newlyweds for their spacious feel and extra sense of privacy and luxury.

And before the big day, why not arrange a terribly elegant Hen party with Afternoon Tea in the gorgeous Garden Room?

Amenities & Activities

  • Air Conditioned
  • Broadband Internet
  • Business Center
  • Fitness Center
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Mini Bar

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