With the Queen as your neighbour, the Royal parks as your gardens and Mayfair’s charming streets to explore, The Athenaeum Hotel makes for the perfect London stay
The Athenaeum Hotel is a member of Luxury Hotels Group, a collection of exceptional properties in the world’s most desirable destinations. Nestled in the heart of London, The Athenaeum Hotel boasts location, intimacy and sophistication. Having started life as Hope House, built at 116 Piccadilly in 1849/50 by Henry Pelham-Clinton, the 6th Duke of Newcastle, the name Athenaeum, was first used in 1864 when the house was bought by the Junior Athenaeum Club as the ideal spot for entertaining MPs, Lords and the great and good of London, before the hotel was redesigned as an art deco apartment block in the 1930s, still called the Athenaeum.
So with the Queen as your neighbour, the Royal parks as your gardens and Mayfair and central London’s bustling, vibrant and charming streets to explore, there are few locations that capture the spirit of the city better than The Athenaeum. Encompassing the essence of Englishness: discreet, personal, friendly, interesting, lavish, quirky, down to earth and brilliant, the hotel features 164 bedrooms, a penthouse, 12 suites and 18 apartments and with impeccable service, this boutique family-owned 5* hotel oozes elegance and style.
Whilst the Park View Rooms boast a floor to ceiling windows onto London’s Green Park, giving guests a view of trees, greenery and sky – a rarity in central London. The hotel’s other bedrooms overlook the streets and rooftops of Mayfair another iconic view making your stay at The Atheneum unique. Each room is light, airy and well appointed, with chic and homely furnishings, and all guests benefit from complimentary use of gym and spa facilities.
However if you’re looking to crank the luxury level up a notch, the Rooftop Penthouse Suite at the athenaeum offers decadence, design and space to stay, sleep, unwind and entertain in lavish surroundings.With a spectacular view of central London, the panorama is best enjoyed from the suite’s long balcony where you can take in the ultimate view of London, ticking all the iconic sights of the city including The Gherkin, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Big Ben, The Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Green Park, St James’ Park, the London Eye, Buckingham Palace and Knightsbridge, off the list.
Comfort and tranquillity are found in abundance, along with all the luxuries you would expect from a five-star hotel, so make yourself home at The Athenaeum. Book online here.
This month, The Athenaeum has been selected “Hotel of the Month” and Luxury Hotels Group are giving an exclusive complimentary upgrade, priority check in and late check out for stays until 31 October 2015.