The Athenaeum Hotel
Chautauqua Institutions Premier Lakefront Destination and Western New York’s Historic Hotel
Serving guests in style since 1881 the Athenaeum offers 153 rooms in a number of styles including luxury Victorian and Arts and Crafts themed décor. Modern amenities provide for a comfortable experience that is at the heart of the Chautauqua Institution program and just steps from the Amphitheater where you will enjoy daily worship services, morning lectures, the Chautauqua Symphony and popular entertainment. Guests of the Athenaeum are welcome to special weekly programming throughout the season on our Porch and in our Parlor which includes afternoon tea, live entertainment, lectures and discussions.
In the traditional of the American plan the Athenaeum offers daily rates that include three gourmet meals in our grand dining room or on the beautiful porch overlooking Chautauqua Lake. The Athenaeums cuisine offers American regional fare with European influences. Lunches and dinners are complemented with a full list of wine and beer at an additional charge. The Athenaeums dining room is also open to the public on a daily basis throughout the Chautauqua season – reservations are appreciated and are subject to availability.
Hotel rates are all inclusive of lodging, meals, all applicable NYS Sales and Chautauqua County taxes, and daily service charge so tipping is not expected or required.
A dedicated and friendly staff will insure that all aspects of your vacation from check in to check out are accommodated and a concierge service is available to assist with all aspects of your total Chautauqua experience.
Double, Single and Family Suites available
A limited number of pet friendly rooms are available at an additional daily charge