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InterContinental Athenaeum

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Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 27 December 2014

I stayed in the hotel. UPSIDE: 1. room is very clean and spacious 2. lobby is large and convenient to meet people or guest 3. relatively strategic location 4. interesting surrounding area of the local community 5. staffs are nice and helpful DOWNSIDE: not much but I thought that the breakfast selection is standard (but healthy) I will take family...

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

Dear Rapture2015, Thank you for staying at the Athenaeum InterContinental whilst travelling to Athens for business last January. We are delighted to learn that you had an enjoyable experience with us and that our high level of service, cleanliness and facilities met with your expectations. It is always a pleasure to hear from a satisfied guest and we greatly value...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 27 December 2014 via mobile

Loved everything about it , very helpful , professional and fast response stuff , the food at the restaurant is delicious, room service are professional, location is good , rooms are good . So I totally recommend it to others who would like to enjoy their holiday.

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

Dear Carlos D, Thank you for having chosen to stay at the Athenaeum InterContinental on your visit to Athens earlier this month. We greatly appreciate your recommendation and that you took the time to share your feedback. We are happy to learn that the professional service from our staff and the facilities at our hotel met with your expectations. Once...

Santa Clara, California
Reviewed 26 December 2014

My friends and I stayed at this hotel for two nights for pleasure. This hotel definitely caters toward Westerners and the (close to) luxury market. The rooms are spacious and well appointed. Some of the rooms have views of the Acropolis in the distance. The pool was refreshing. The buffet breakfast had an ample variety of food to select from,...

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

Dear Jim W, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens during your holiday with your friends last July. We greatly appreciate your feedback and are happy to learn that you enjoyed our ‘’ spacious and well appointed rooms’’ as well as our pool and our extensive breakfast buffet. With regard to your comment on our location,...

Paris, France
Reviewed 21 December 2014

I spent there last month and has to admit that atmosphere was great. Reception people are very kind and helpful. Room very clean and had all what you need while business trip. Breakfast excellent!!! Hotel situated 20 min walk from Plaka, shutle bus every 30 min. from hotel.

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

Dear Bart G, Thank you for selecting the Athenaeum InterContinental during your recent visit to Athens. We are delighted to learn, that the level of service provided by our Reception staff as well as the comfort of our rooms contirbuted towards an enjoyable stay in our hotel. We thank you for taking the time to share your comments and we...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 20 December 2014

I stayed for 4 nights for a business meeting, so I was having very tight timings, but only because of the perfect central location of the hotel, I got to enjoy the city. The reception staff and all the service providers allover the hotel ( room service, restaurant and meeting rooms) are all very welcoming doing their best to let...

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

Dear Sameh_Khair, Thank you for staying at the Athenaeum InterContinental during your business visit to Athens and for sharing your kind comments. As a valued IHG Rewards member, we greatly appreciate your feedback and are pleased to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us to the maximum. We have noted your satisfaction with our spacious and comfortable rooms, our...

Krakow
Reviewed 20 December 2014

What a pleasure to stay there... Beautiful ambiance (now is the season for thousands of Xmas lights), very polite staff across the entire building (reception, waiters, cleaning, room service). Excellent food, amazing breakfast selection (and I have never seen fruit salad being cut so precisely). Perfect restaurant on the top floor with the view to Acropolis. Have not tried spa,...

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

Dear Matima710, Thank you for staying at the Athenaeum InterContinental during your business trip to Athens. We highly value your comments and we are delighted to learn that the beautiful ambiance of our hotel, our facilities and our spacious and comfortable rooms met with your expectations. In particular, we have noted your feedback regarding our ‘’Perfect Premiere restaurant on the...

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 16 December 2014

The hotel is a good position, not so far from the Acropolis and in the center of Athens. It is a nice big hotel, good as well for business and meetings. Good breakfast, nice rooms and excellent service. Sometimes they are even too nice, and they take ages to explain things and come and say hi 2-3 times just to...

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

Dear Alessandr078, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for writing a review. It pleases us greatly to learn that our high level of service and convenience of location made your stay with us enjoyable. We thank you for your recommendation and look forward to welcoming you back in the very near future. Yours sincerely,...

Reviewed 15 December 2014

This is a beautiful hotel. The staff are very helpful. Having an IHG credit card which gives Platinum status we were upgraded to a spacious room with a view of the Parthanon. The only downfall of this hotel for me is its location. It is about 10-15 minutes drive from the city centre so without transport you are more or...

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

Dear WTPsr, Thank you for staying with us at the Athenaeum InterContinental Athens and for taking the time to write a review. As a valued Platinum Elite IHG Rewards Club member, we greatly appreciate your feedback and are pleased to learn that your stay with us was an enjoyable one. With regard to our location, while the hotel is situated...

Greece
Reviewed 10 December 2014

It is one of the best hotels in the city with very nice, spacious and clean rooms and at a convenient distance from downtown Athens. Some rooms have a great view to Acropolis and / or Lycabettus and the lobby is quite "refreshing". Regarding location, you can use the metro and walk for 2-4 mins to the hotel in case...

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

Dear FantomGR, Thank you for selecting the Athenaeum InterContinental on your recent stay in Athens and for taking the time to review our hotel. We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed the comfort of our rooms and our “refreshing” lobby. With regard to your comment on our location, we would like to take this opportunity to inform you that...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 December 2014

I stayed in a Club Room with Acropolis view – WOOW a fantastic experience! A nice hotel will all 5* facilities, a very comfortable and large room and the all hotel staff is very friendly and professional. The breakfast served in the club lounge is very good and the cocktail time in the evening is amazing! The Front Desk team...

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

Dear LuigiVillani, Thank you for staying at the Athenaeum InterContinental whilst visiting Athens earlier this month. 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, the facilities of our Club InterContinental lounge as well as the service provided from our staff....

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Amenities

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
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • 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: $192 - $386 (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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