The luxury hotel was built in 1982 and consists of 10 floors and a total of 314 rooms, of which 10 are singles, 260 are doubles and 44 are suites. The hotel offers a lobby with a 24-hour reception, a hairdresser's salon, a bar and a café. A visit to the roof terrace with separate non-smoking area on the 10th floor is especially recommended, as it offers a dream-like view out over Athens. Guests may park their cars in the hotel garage.
This first-rate hotel is just a 15 minutes walk from Syntagma Square and approximately a 10-minute drive from the city centre. Links to the public transport network lie within walking distance of the hotel. Airport to Hotel: Take the 'Attiki Odos' highway to 'Elefsina'. Keep the
right lane and take the 'Imittos Ring' driving towards 'Athina Centre'.
Turn right at the sign 'Athina, Kessariani, University Campus'. Then,
follow the sign 'Kessariani'. Turn left at the sign 'Peiraias, Athina,
Vouliagmenis Ave.' and drive along 'Ymittou' street. Cross 'Ilioupoleos'
avenue and continue driving along the same street, whose name changes to
'Ilia Iliou'. Turn right at the sign 'National Road 1, Peiraios street'
into 'Lagoumtzi' street. Stay in the right lane. Follow the sign
'Athina' (over the bridge). At the traffic lights turn right at
'Filinou' street and you will see the Athenaeum InterContinental Hotel
situated on your left hand side. Hotel to Airport: Exit on the 'Syngrou'
avenue and follow the 'El. Venizelos' sign to the airport.