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Athenaeum Hotel

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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible15%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Free Parking
Pool
Throughout Chautauqua Institution's summer season, Athenaeum Hotel guests are inspired by a variety of learning, recreational and entertainment programs that are all part of the unique Chautauqua experience. For 140 summers, people have come to Chautauqua's 750-acre community to...
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Location and contact
3 S Lake Dr, Chautauqua, NY 14722-2547
18.1 km to Jamestown Airport
15 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Just booked a "suite" at this historic hotel for an overnight with my two sisters. The "suite" was over $700 for one night and it was no suite. It was two tiny rooms connected by a disgusting bathroom. Bathroom light fixture was missing a bulb...More

1  Thank Laura P
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I paid a tremendous amount of money to stay in this hotel. I have never had a more miserable room. Hard twin beds, tiny room, lousy bathroom. Old and not refurbished in the last 20 years. Junk furniture, like from a yard sale. I would...More

Thank RayM174
Management response:Responded 10 August 2017

Dear Ray, We at the Athenaeum Hotel are very sorry for your unsatisfactory stay at our establishment. We appreciate your feedback and would like the opportunity to make it right. Let me respond to the issues you have brought to our attention; Our Hotel was...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017

I have waited most of my adult life to stay at this hotel. I stayed the night of the Harry Potter Movie with orchestra. The show was amazing and paying extra for the preferred seating was worth the few dollars. I purchased the Harry Potter...More

4  Thank lisalaceport
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I have been to the Chautauqua Institution many times, and have always wondered about this hotel which is clearly old and filled with traditions. We obtained a weekend special which included a room and three meals. The food was terrific. I was surprised at the...More

1  Thank Monica S
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed a week at The Athenaeum. It is located next to the new Amptheater which usually has several free programs every day. The food at the restaurant is just ok, expensive and the menu stays the same all week. The free breakfast is very...More

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Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
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Air Conditioning
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Pool & Beach (1)
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free2g0
15 March 2018|
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Response from 111jerseygirl | Reviewed this property |
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MSW234
8 August 2017|
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Response from lisalaceport | Reviewed this property |
I believe I did see what looked like a fire sprinkler in the rooms and hallways.
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pfinfrock
28 March 2017|
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Response from Vanessa W | Property representative |
We do have some rooms that allow pets. Please call the hotel for additional information. 716.357.4444. Thanks and hope to see you and your furry friend this summer!
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"A lake view is wonderful."
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"make an early reservation"
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"Book elsewhere"
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"Big reputation, but a dumpy hotel. Outside looks nice, but worse than a Red Roof Inn."
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