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Athenaeum Hotel

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Reviewed 27 August 2015

This is a lovely old hotel in easy proximity of all the Chautauqua Institutions facilities. The staff are friendly and helpful. The rooms are shabby. Ours had 2 twin beds with very hard mattresses and hard (not fluffy pillows). The rooms have individual air conditioners...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2015

Went last weekend to the Athenaeum with another couple to enjoy Chattaqua What a dump of a hotel. I'm sure at one time it was nice, but is in such disrepair with worn and stained carpeting, rotting wood panels. The room was atrocious and uncomfortable,...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2015

My husband and I have been frequent visitors to the Chautauqua Institute for 15 years, but always staying off-campus to avoid the high charges for rooms. We had always dreamed of someday splurging for a stay at the Athenaeum Hotel. When they offered a half-price...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2015

Don't come here expecting the Ritz- Carlton-- or St. Regis, but do expect a wonderful piece of history in a classic wooden hotel. The staff here is very attentive, friendly, and ready to help you. The building is beautiful even if it is well used...More

Thank Rich H
Reviewed 17 August 2015

The good - I took advantage of the Athenaeum Hotel special that included the room, breakfast, a gate pass and parking. Checking in couldn't have been easier, you drive into the Institute, unload the car and a valet parks the car. The bad - this...More

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MSW234
7 August 2017|
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Response from lisalaceport | Reviewed this property |
I believe I did see what looked like a fire sprinkler in the rooms and hallways.
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pfinfrock
28 March 2017|
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Response from Vanessa W | Property representative |
We do have some rooms that allow pets. Please call the hotel for additional information. 716.357.4444. Thanks and hope to see you and your furry friend this summer!
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pfinfrock
23 February 2017|
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Response from DianneWheatley | Reviewed this property |
Pets are not allowed on premise. You might be able to board off premise
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"A lake view is wonderful."
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"Big reputation, but a dumpy hotel. Outside looks nice, but worse than a Red Roof Inn."
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