The Athenaeum

116 Piccadilly

  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens
  • Hotels with In-Room Kitchens
  • The Athenaeum offers the ideal combination of apartment amenities paired with hotel services. Located within walking distance to a wide variety of points of interest for children of all ages, the property makes an excellent base for exploring London. Its 33 apartments and 123 hotel rooms have been completely renovated, combining contemporary and traditional design. The management runs an ongoing program to provide flexible, personalized services to families, including an outstanding concierge desk. The result is a perfect option for families seeking luxurious accommodations in the heart of London.

    • Category: Hotel
    • Location: City
    • Standard: Luxurious
    • Style: Contemporary
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    Our Reviewer's Favorite Features

    • Baby Ready: Crib and highchair available
    • Toddler Fun: Open, safe areas for running around
    • School Age Action: Near age-appropriate sights and activities
    • Cool For Teens: Near age-appropriate sights and activities
    • Apartment amenities paired with hotel services
    • Fantastic atmosphere and views
    • Management is family-focused
    • Outstanding concierge desk

    Families Should Know

    • Apartments have a separate entrance – guests do not have to enter main lobby area
    • Property does not offer private parking
    • Some apartments have washer/dryer facilities
    • Cab or tube ride to Harrods/Covent Garden/Parliament/The London Eye
    • Nearest grocery store is a 5-minute walk
    • Nice playground nearby at Saint James Park
    • Babysitting starts at £10-16 per hour
    • Kids’ pool not available

    Sports + Activities

    • London sightseeing
    • London theatre


    Local Excursions

    • Green and Saint James Parks
    • Buckingham Palace
    • The Royal Academy of Arts
    • Bond Street
    • Regent Street
    • Oxford Street
    • Piccadilly Circus
    • Theater District


    • rooms, suites and apartments
    • air-conditioning
    • flat-screen, plasma satellite Bang and Olufsen TV
    • DVD/CD player
    • Xbox or Playstation on request
    • children’s movies available on request
    • complimentary WIFI
    • restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner
    • kitchenette/kitchen facilities in apartments
    • babysitting on request
    • bar and lounge
    • 24-hour room service
    • 24-hour concierge
    • daily housekeeping for apartments and hotel rooms
    • grocery shopping service for apartments
    • spa
    • fitness center
    # of peopleStarting at
    • D - daily pricing
    • W - weekly pricing
    • T - tax included
    • B - breakfast included
    • I - all-inclusive

    Preferred Room


    Guest Room Highlights

    • Spacious
    • Well-appointed
    • Comfortable beds
    • Beautiful view
    • Kitchenette/kitchen facilities in apartments
    • Rooms are nicely decorated

    Booking Conditions

    • Cancellation: <7 days apartments, <48 hours hotel
    • Crib and highchair: free
    • Extra bed fee: £35
    • Babysitting: £10-16 per hour
    • Check-in is 2pm and check-out is Noon