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Athena, London

3-star3 stars
110/114 Sussex Gardens, Hyde Park, London, England, W2 1UA, United Kingdom

City-center hotel within easy reach of Hyde Park
  • Free WiFi
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  • Great rooms for big groups. Our room had bunkbeds and a twin and a double bed.Mar. 7, 2020
  • Staff accommodating. I arrived very early and they had my room cleaned and ready within…Feb. 28, 2020

Athena, London

from $92 CAD
  • Single Room
  • Triple Room
  • Quadruple Room
  • Family Room
  • Double Room
  • Twin Room

What’s around Athena, London

Landmarks

  • In London City Centre
  • Hyde Park - 8 min walk
  • Kensington Gardens - 8 min walk
  • Oxford Street - 12 min walk
  • Marble Arch - 14 min walk
  • Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum - 17 min walk
  • Queensway - 19 min walk
  • Kensington High Street - 22 min walk

Getting around

  • Heathrow Airport (LHR) - 40 min drive
  • Gatwick Airport (LGW) - 81 min drive
  • London City Airport (LCY) - 25 min drive
  • London Paddington Station - 5 min walk
  • London Euston Station - 4 min drive
  • London Kilburn High Road Station - 4 min drive
  • Paddington Underground Station - 4 min walk
  • Edgware Road Underground Station - 8 min walk
  • Lancaster Gate Underground Station - 8 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 36 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Parking

  • Self parking * on site

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Fireplace in lobby
Languages Spoken
  • Bulgarian
  • English
  • Greek
  • Portuguese

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
  • Cable/satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • In-room safe

Athena, London’s small print

Also known as

  • Athena Hotel London
  • Athena London
  • Athena Hotel
  • Athena Hotel
  • Athena London
  • Athena Hotel London

Policies

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.

The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

Optional extras

Self parking costs GBP 15.00 per day

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Athena, London

  • Does Athena offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Athena does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Athena?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Athena?
    Yes. Self parking costs GBP 15.00 per day.
  • Are pets allowed at Athena?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Athena?
    You can check in from 2 PM to midnight. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Athena?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include Mughal's (3-min walk), Bonne Bouche (3-min walk), and San Marco (4-min walk).

Recent reviews

Very Good 8.0 From 1,471 reviews

Good 6.0
Fall in Amsterdam
A guest set off the fire alarm in the middle of the night and it took management a while to figure out how to to turn it off. The room was quite small (they said “small” room and it really was) and walls thin. You could easily hear your neighbour. Service was good, room was clean and location convenient.
ca5 night trip
Very Good 8.0
Great location, quiet. It was very hot and lack of air conditioning did make sleeping a little difficult
Sally, ca1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Perfect place to stay in Central London!
I loved my stay at the Athena Hotel. I stayed 6 nights in a quadruple room (1 double bed / 2 single beds). The room configuration was great so despite having 4 adults, beds, furniture, and luggage the room did not feel cramped or crowded. I requested a fan and refrigerator in advance and was so pleased to find that both were already set up and ready when I checked in. The room lighting was bright and made the room cheerful. Open windows to allow fresh air in. And the room was stocked with everything I needed (hair dryer; coffee maker, heated bathroom floors, TV, multiple sockets to recharge my electronics - no fighting over who gets to charge their phone first, and great WIFI). The location was perfect and only steps away from Paddington stn, bus, taxi, Uber, hop-on-hop-off bus, restaurants of all kinds (pubs, Chinese, Indian McD, BKing), parks, and souvenir shops. As others have mentioned, there is some street noise that goes late into the night but that did not bother me. If you are a walker, you could easily walk to many attractions within 30mins (Kensington palace, Marble Arch). The hearty English Breakfast was a great way to start a full day of sightseeing. But the best part was the staff who were all friendly, smiling, and welcoming! If ever in London, I would love to stay here again!
ca6 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Hotel with a good location + value
Good experience with this hotel. The location was what I wanted, being near Paddington for exploring areas around Hyde and Regent's Parks as well as easy access to/from Heathrow via the Tube. Staff were friendly and accommodating, providing extra towels when I asked. Breakfast includes any/all items including: eggs (any style), bacon, sausage, toast, baked beans, orange juice, various cereals, etc, which was more than enough for what I needed. Area was also quiet at night, so no problems getting to sleep. As you can see in pics, the building is an old one (tho pretty normal by London's standards) but the bathroom at least was newer, likely renovated in the last few years. Other than this there aren't really any cons I can find, especially given the price.
Johnson, ca2 night trip
Very Good 8.0
Feeling welcome in Paddington
The room was small but clean and cozy and the staff were most friendly and helpful...I'd stay there again in a heartbeat and I love the location so near tube and bus roots to the West End and there is a marvellous little park just around the corner
Louis B, ca6 night trip
Fair 4.0
Extremely overpriced hotel
We stayed in a 2nd floor room facing the front. The room did not have air conditioning and was stifling hot so we had to have the window open. At night the noise of the party goers in area was unbearable and went on until 2/3am. The rooms are small and very cramped, barely enough room to swing a cat. Other than the easy access to the Heathrow Express and the friendly staff, there is nothing positive to write about this hotel. We will not be staying here again that's for certain.
ca3 night family trip
Good 6.0
Good location. Breakfast not healthy.
Robert, ca3 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
Hotel Review
Great location, close to the tube, buses and train. The food was good, service was prompt and friendly. The room was clean with lots of power outlets, although a little cramped. The staff are friendly and very helpful with tour and transportation details. Family friendly place.
Graham, ca3 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Good service and breakfast!
The breakfast was so good!!
caFamily trip
Very Good 8.0
They didn’t had air -condition in the hotel room.
gb1 night family trip

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