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Located inside Siena's historic walls, Hotel Athena offers free parking, an elegant Italian restaurant and a furnished terrace with views of the town and the surrounding valley. Internet is free.

With air conditioning, rooms are spacious and elegantly furnished with warm color schemes and tiled floors. Rooms on the upper floors offer beautiful views.

A varied buffet breakfast is served each morning, while at dinner the restaurant serves a mix of international favorites and Tuscan dishes and fine wines.

Hotel Athena is less than a 10-minute walk from Siena Cathedral and the main square of Piazza del Campo. Siena University campus is also just a short walk away.

Staff at the Athena Hotel can arrange tours of the Chianti and Brunello wine regions.

This is our guests' favorite part of Siena, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Athena has been welcoming Booking.com guests since May 31, 2005

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Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Siena, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.4

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Italian, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, American, Buffet, Breakfast to go

Free private parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Max adults: 1
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  • 2 twin beds
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 1
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  • 1 sofa bed and
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  • 2 sofa beds and
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  • The staff speaks English

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About Hotel Athena

Welcoming Booking.com guests since May 31, 2005

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  • Is there a elevator?

    There is an elevator that goes from the 3rd floor , the lowest, to the 8th floor, the highest.


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    Asked about: Deluxe Double or Twin Room • Answered on November 17, 2019
  • Hello, Do you have a safe storage room for bycicles? Or can we store our road bycicles inside the room? Thanks

    Hello yes we have a garage only for bikes!


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    Answered on August 5, 2021
  • What is the cost of cancellation after 9 August? We don't know what Italian Govt policy will be after August and if they are still making visitors from UK isolate then we will have to cancel

    In all cases cancellation is free of charge up to 24h before check in. Kind regards.


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    Answered on August 23, 2021
  • Hi there :) How accessible is this hotel if you do not have a car?

    Hello. If you arrive at the train station or at the bus station you have to take a taxi.


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    Answered on February 26, 2020
  • Do you offer any GF (Celiac) options for both breakfast and dinner?

    WE DO OFFER GLUTEN FREE OPTIONS BOTH FOR BREAKFAST AND DINNER.


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    Answered on February 6, 2020
  • How far is the parking? And valet is included In the room rate?

    The parking lot is right next to the Hotel. Valet services are indeed included in the rate.


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    Answered on September 26, 2021
  • Hi Are restaurants in the hotel open during 23-26 Dec?

    Good eventing, our restaurant is open in the period 23-26 December.


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    Answered on October 12, 2021
  • Hello, is the breakfast and parking included in the room rate? Where is parking?

    Hello,_ You can decide whether to include breakfast during the reservation process. Parking is included upon availability, our Hotel offers the valet service.


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    Answered on September 24, 2021
  • Is late check in an option? We will arrive at midnight, so could we check in so late? Thank you

    Our reception desk is open 24hours a day. Therefore check-in could be also late in the night.


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    Answered on August 14, 2019
  • Do the basement rooms have any outlook?

    Hello, the rooms that guarantee the view over the countryside are the Deluxe rooms and the Executive rooms. Regards.


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    Answered on September 7, 2021
  • Thanks for the answers. Is it an easy and safe walk to the city center even at night?

    The Hotel, being within the walls, is in the City Centre. Piazza del Campo in is only a few minutes away and walking there at any hour is absolutely safe.


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    Answered on September 27, 2021
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
Located in the historic old town

Sprawling over three steep hills, Siena’s maze-like old town is set around churches, museums, and squares full of cafes. Torre del Mangia tower has the best views over the town and countryside.

What's nearby
  • National Museum of Etruscan Archaeology
    0.2 miles
  • Siena Cathedral
    0.3 miles
  • National Picture Gallery Siena
    0.3 miles
  • Palazzo Chigi-Saracini
    0.3 miles
  • Fontebranda
    0.3 miles
  • Basilica di San Domenico
    0.3 miles
  • Casa di Santa Caterina
    0.4 miles
  • Piazza del Campo
    0.4 miles
  • Mangia Tower
    0.4 miles
  • Artemio Franchi Stadium
    0.5 miles
Top attractions
  • San Cristoforo Church
    0.5 miles
  • Piazza Salimbeni
    0.5 miles
  • Siena Train Station
    1.2 miles
  • Palasport Mens Sana
    1.5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Florence Airport
    34.3 miles
  • Pisa International Airport
    53.5 miles
  • Perugia San Francesco d'Assisi Airport
    61.1 miles
How to get to Hotel Athena from Florence Airport
    Car
    Free parking is available.
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Amenities of Hotel Athena
Outdoors
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Pets
Pets are allowed. No extra charges.
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Chocolate/Cookies
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Bottle of water
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Parking garage
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Safe
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Massage Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules
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Check-in

From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above are considered adults at this property.

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Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
Free

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Free! Pets are allowed. No extra charges.

Maestro Mastercard Visa CartaSi American Express Hotel Athena accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

When booking more than 5 rooms, please note that different conditions may apply.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Hotel Athena

  • Hotel Athena is 2,150 feet from the center of Siena.

  • Guests staying at Hotel Athena can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Italian
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free
    • American
    • Buffet
    • Breakfast to go

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hotel Athena by:

    • Car 1h

  • Room options at Hotel Athena include:

    • Single
    • Twin/Double
    • Triple
    • Quad

  • Hotel Athena offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Massage

  • The prices at Hotel Athena may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Hotel Athena is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Hotel Athena (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Parking garage
    • Electric vehicle charging station
    • Free parking