Nestled in the heart of London’s elegant Mayfair, The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences stands as a beacon of refined opulence and British charm
With its prime location on Piccadilly, this family-run, five-star gem offers an unrivalled experience for those seeking to immerse themselves in the very essence of London and British hospitality.
Stepping into The Athenaeum is like stepping into a world of luxury wrapped in an independent spirit, and a luxury oasis of calm.
Walking out of the bustling stretch of Piccadilly, guests are warmly welcomed by doorman Jim, who has chin-wagged with some of the hotel’s many famous guests over the years.
The hotel boasts 162 exquisite rooms, suites, and private residences, each meticulously designed in a timeless Art Deco style. Every corner is a testament to British craftsmanship, with a dash of whimsy and a pinch of panache. It’s no wonder that The Athenaeum has earned accolades such as Condé Nast Johansen’s award for excellence and prestigious Traveller’s Choice awards.
Your stay at The Athenaeum is more than just a hotel experience; it’s an artistic journey. The award-winning interior designer Martin Hulbert weaves magic into every corner, and the vertical Living Wall by renowned artist Patrick Blanc adds a touch of green elegance that’s nothing short of mesmerising.
As you settle into your room, you’ll be greeted by unique artworks, plush Hypnos beds that promise dreams sweeter than English tea, and modern amenities including large plasma screen TVs and Nespresso coffee machines. The mini-bars pay homage to small British brands, showcasing the best of local craftsmanship.
The Athenaeum offers more than just lavish rooms. For those seeking a little more privacy or to live like a London local, the Townhouse Residences provide a home-from-home experience. Offering private access, 24-hour room service, and a concierge at your service, these residences are a perfect choice for an extended stay with family.
As you explore the hotel, make sure to treat yourself to a post-sightseeing tipple at The Bar, where floor-to-ceiling windows frame the living artwork of the vertical garden. If you’re looking for an elevated experience, The View, a 10th-floor executive lounge reserved for guests who book direct, offers panoramic vistas of London’s skyline alongside complementary canapés and beverages – the perfect setting for feeling on top of the world!
Families are welcomed with open arms by The Athenaeum’s Kids Concierge service, ensuring that even the littlest travellers are treated like royalty. Don’t worry about leaving your four-legged companions behind; The Athenaeum is proudly dog-friendly, with a range of dedicated services for your furry friends.
Tantalise your taste buds by dining at 116 at The Athenaeum, the hotel’s contemporary British restaurant, which serves up seasonal delights and the quintessentially British afternoon tea.
If you’re looking for a wellness haven, the gym and award-winning spa promise only rejuvenation and relaxation.
In a city where history mingles with modernity, The Athenaeum Hotel & Residences stands as a timeless haven that captures the essence of London. So, whether you’re sipping tea, strolling through Green Park, or gazing at Buckingham Palace, your base at The Athenaeum promises a stay that’s as unforgettable as the city itself. Experience the quirky elegance and unabashed luxury that define this London gem – your passport to the heart of Mayfair’s finest.