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InterContinental Athenaeum

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We normally stay in Intercontinental Hotels as we normally enjoy the experience and this was no exception. For the first time ever we did not use the Hotel Club facilities, I normally spend far too much time enjoying the food and drinks and not enough time in the real local bars and restaurants. The hotel does have a mini-bus to...

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

Dear Mr. gordondixon, Thank you for staying with us at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for taking the time to write a review. Our guests’ satisfaction is what we strive for and we are delighted to read that your stay with us was a memorable one. In particular, that you enjoyed the comfort of our rooms as well as the...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I recently visited a friend that was residing at the hotel, and I ordered an espresso from the room service. The total bill for the ESPRESSO was 11,50 euros. !!!!!!!! If you go down to the Vienna Coffee, they will charge you 7,50 euros. Which means they charge you an extra 4,00 euro just for the tray charge. Ridiculous prices....

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

Dear George V, Thank you for writing a review about your experience at our hotel, your feedback is greatly appreciated. We would like to clarify that the cost of an Espresso served at our Café Vienna is Euro 7, which is equivalent to the price on our Room Service menu for the same item. As clearly indicated on the Room...

Najran
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed for one night at the hotel and was really amazing memorable stay starting from the bell guy at the gate then mr. Yiannis Dempas at the front desk who was so nice and so helpful and finally the customer service having nice Greek beautiful lady who make an upgrade at big room with acropolis view So they make...

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

Dear abdulrahman542, Thank you for staying with us at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for writing a review about your experience. It is a pleasure to learn that our staff service contributed to making your stay a memorable one and we will be sure to pass your commendations to our team. We thank you again for your kind comments and...

Blantyre, Malawi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice hotel with good service. View of the acropolis from the normal rooms is nice but even better on the club floors (8th n 9th floors) ... A nice service offered by the hotel is the shuttle service to n from town mainly plaka area every 30 mins. Also must say the breakfast was great n the indining restaurant...

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

Dear AhmedSunka, We truly thank you for staying at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for taking the time to share your comments. It is a pleasure to learn that your stay with us was a comfortable one and that you particularly enjoyed the view of the Acropolis from your room as well as from our Club InterContinental lounge. We thank...

Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 4 nights. Based on the location, you may think that its inconvenient, so did i until we stayed there. The hotel runs a shuttle service frequent enough for you to be spend the whole day in the city centre. It stops at Acropolis and the main square. So, put your worries aside. You can even take...

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

Dear Slamsa, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for writing a review about your experience. We are happy to receive your positive comments about our spacious and comfortable rooms and that you enjoyed our extensive buffet breakfast. In addition, it pleases us greatly to learn that our accomodations and convenience of our location made...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a beautiful hotel & it was close to everything. The concierge & staff was very helpful and aimed to please. The piano bar was absolutely fabulous. The piano player/singer was fun & entertaining...I definitely had a wonderful time in Athens & Santorini. Im thankful for the hospitality & genuinely nice people at your hotel, it made our stay the...

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at the Athenaeum InterContinental earlier this month while on vacation with your family and for your kind comments. Guest satisfaction is our primary concern and we are delighted to learn that the high level of service provided by our staff contributed towards a memorable stay in our hotel. We thank you for taking the...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very efficient service from the porters Guest Relations and Reception team.International breakfast with excellent service. Rooms are very clean and big. There is free transfer every 1 hour to syntagma.

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

Dear focusjournal, Thank you for having chosen the Athenaeum InterContinental for your recent visit to Athens and for writing a review about your experience. Guest satisfaction is our primary concern and it pleases us greatly to learn that you enjoyed our staff service, accommodations as well as the convenience of our complimentary shuttle bus service to Syntagma square. We thank...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite pricey given we didn't stay in much but the views are fantastic from the roof terrace and the food was great the one night we ate in. Even special I would say. Rooms are very comfortable and the staff were very accommodating. Might not visit again but it was a lovely treat.

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

Dear PHan1, Thank you for staying with us at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for taking the time to write a review. It is indeed a pleasure to learn that your stay with us was enjoyable, enhanced by your dining experience at our award winning Premiere rooftop restaurant. We thank you again for your kind comments and hope to welcome...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the hotel last weekend and were pleased with the customer service from all staff throughout the hotel from the receptionists to the cleaners. Overall the hotel is very nice and cosy with a nice ambience throughout. However on the down side, breakfast was far too expensive for what was on offer (€32 pp). One evening, we ordered...

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

Dear Eleni102, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for writing a review. As guest satisfaction is our main concern, we received with pleasure your kind comments concerning the level of service provided by our staff. In regards to the prices at the hotel, we would like to advise you that they reflect the high...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A hotel with an enormous hall and a large numbers of convenient rooms. The absolute attraction of this hotel in the centre of Athens, is its roof terrace. A stunning view on the Acropolis, beautiful illuminated at night. The birthplace of classical Europe!

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Dear Albert F, Thank you for having chosen the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens of your visit to our city and for sharing your kind comments. It is truly a pleasure to learn that our accommodations as well as the breathtaking view from our award-winning Premiere restaurant contributed to making your stay with us a memorable one. We thank you again for...

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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
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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
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: $194 - $440 (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 Family Hotel in Athens
#18 Luxury Hotel in Athens
#19 Romantic Hotel in Athens
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