Athenaeum Intercontinental, an IHG Hotel

Rated 8.4 in 1335 reviews. 565 rooms.


Awarded Greece’s Leading Hotel, Athenaeum InterContinental Athens boasts 543 rooms with all modern conveniences and breathtaking views of the city, award winning dining venues, a state of the art gym, an outdoor pool & a luxurious I-Spa.

Located within 3 km from the Acropolis and close to Metro stations and the business district of Athens, the Athenaeum Intercontinental features award-winning restaurants, a spa centre and a 24-hour gym. The spacious, elegant rooms include marble bathrooms and a seating area.

Featuring wooden furnishings, soft colours and carpets, all rooms at the Athenaeum Intercontinental are equipped with 32’’ LCD satellite TVs, a work desk and coffee maker. Bathrooms are stocked with luxury toiletries, bathrobes and a scale. Some rooms feature artwork by Greek artists and Acropolis views. Executive Lounge is available in some rooms where check in services and breakflast/beverages are available.

The Cafezoe Restaurant serves a rich buffet breakfast, international dishes, as well as Greek favourites. Mediterranean cuisine is served at the award-winning Premiere Restaurant located on the 10th floor, offering spectacular views of the Parthenon and the city of Athens. A variety of pastries and light meals is served at the fashionable Artlounge.

Guests can swim in the 120m² pool or relax at the hot tub and sauna. Spa treatments include massages, facials, and masks by the exclusive Phytomer range. State-of-the-art Technogym cardiovascular equipment is available at the fitness centre.

The scenic Old Town of Athens, Plaka, is just 1.5 km away. Ermou shopping area is within 2 km. Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport is at 23 km. Private parking is possible on site.

Spa Facilities

  • Pool bar
  • Spa facilities
  • Steam room
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Fitness
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Swimming pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor pool (seasonal)

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A guide to great places near Athenaeum Intercontinental, an IHG Hotel

  1. Première

    I tried the tasting menu and it was delish!!!! The wine pairings were pretty good too, an excellent way to "meet" Greek wines. Compliments to the Chef and Staff, will definitely be back!

    42 m from hotel
    Λεωφ. Συγγρού 89-93

  2. Johnie Hot Dog

    Ena Village paei meta to villa!!!!

    161 m from hotel
    Λεωφ. Συγγρού 136

  3. Vassilis Grill House

    WiFi PWD 123456789 (21 Jun 2014)

    212 m from hotel
    14 Fr. Smith Str.

  4. Onassis Cultural Center Athens (Στέγη του Ιδρύματος Ωνάση)

    A great initiative for Athens city centre!

    259 m from hotel
    Λεωφ. Συγγρού 107


    Try croque madame. Nice place, excellent coffee and brunch. Very good prices!

    345 m from hotel
    Φαλήρου 88

  6. HIIT

    360 m from hotel
    Dimitrakopoulou 106

  7. Pizzeria Romas

    The best original Italian Pizza made in a traditional wood-fired oven! Try the Romana Pizza and the Milanese Pasta!

    470 m from hotel
    N. Dimitrakopoulou 77

  8. Ζαχαροπλαστεία Κωνσταντινίδης

    The best ice cream ever!!!!!

    0.5 km from hotel
    Λεωφ. Συγγρού 98

  9. Δύο Δεκάρες η Οκά

    The best greek taverna in Athens :)nice prices, amazing food...great live music on weekends

    0.5 km from hotel
    Αναστασίου Ζίννη 29-31

  10. Neos Kosmos Theatre (Θέατρο του Νέου Κόσμου)

    Very cosy theatre. The seats were a little uncomfortable, but you had a good view of the stage even from afar.

    0.6 km from hotel
    Αντισθένους 7

  11. Κωστής Ζαχαροπλαστική

    Very good varieties of sweets, from Greek to standard European. Cake called "nest" (φολιά) was delicious, filled with chocolate cream, whipped cream and fruits on top.

    0.7 km from hotel
    Ηλία Ηλιού 70

  12. Herod Atticus Odeon (Ωδείο Ηρώδου Αττικού)

    The correct name is "Odeion Herodou Attikou". Seriously. Herodium is a volcano-like hill near the city of Bethlehem where Herod the Great built a fortress and palace on the top.

    1.3 km from hotel
    Διονυσίου Αρεοπαγίτου