The Athenaeum Hotel and Spa
Covid safety features


Attractions nearby (walk)

Attractions within a 20 minute walk from the hotel.

Attractions nearby (drive)

Attractions within a 20 minute drive from the hotel.

Touch Points

Keys disinfected

Keys disinfected between guests.

Lift use restricted

Lifts limited to 1 person or bubble group at a time.


Touch points cleaned

Staff have a list of high-frequency touch points to clean regularly.

Sanitizer stations

Sanitizer stations at all entrances and in all public spaces in use.


Guests' masks enforced

Staff enforcing that guests wear face coverings.

Staff wear masks and not visors

Staff are required to wear masks rather than visors.

Social Distancing

Social distancing markers

Markers in busy spaces to help people social distance.

One-way system

One way traffic system in public spaces.

Screen at reception

Screen at reception.

1 metre social distancing restaurant/ bars

1 metre social distancing guidelines in restaurants/bars.

Restrictions on people gathering enforced

Staff are enforcing restrictions on people gathering in their area.

Public Washrooms

Sanitizer outside washroom

Sanitizer stations directly outside washroom.

Toilet flush hygiene

Sign encouraging closing toilet lid when flushing to avoid propelling harmful particles into the air.

Accessible toilet open

The accessible toilet is still open


72 hours between stays

Bedrooms left for 72 hrs between stays.

Bedrooms correctly cleaned and disinfected

Bedrooms cleaned and disinfected between guests.


Windows open in all bedrooms

Windows can be opened in all bedrooms by guests where permitted.

Doors and windows open in public spaces

Doors and windows opened frequently in public spaces where permitted.

Air con on outside-air-only mode in public spaces

Air con is on outside-air-only mode in public spaces.


No loud music

No loud music.


Room service available

Contactless room service available.

Dining slots

Guests can book a dining slot.

No direct contact with waiting staff

System in place to ensure distancing between diners and waiting staff.

No cash

Hotel doesn't handle cash.

Single staff member serving at table

Single staff member assigned to serve at a table.

No buffets

No buffets/ self-service points.


Guest temperature checks

Guests' temperatures taken on arrival.

Suspected Cases

Contact details taken

Hotel is taking contact details of all guests and day guests.

Policy for suspected cases in place

Documented policy in place in case anyone falls ill.

Staff Training

Staff Covid trained

Staff have undergone Covid training.

One person designated for Covid safety

One person is designated responsible for Covid safety.