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Holiday Inn Athens-University Area

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“great location”(61 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast Buffet
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3 Star Hotel
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Hotel Athens. Located on the corner of Broad and Lumpkin Streets in downtown Athens hotel, travelers will appreciate the hometown feel of this historic city as well as the more than forty dining and lounge options nearby. We are also in easy walking distance...
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197 E Broad St, Athens, GA 30601-2801
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All reviewsnorth towerexecutive towergreat locationin townfront desk staffwithin walking distancebreakfast buffetbroad sthotel barfew blockscan't beat the locationwould stay here againdowntown areageorgia theaterthe room was nicebusiness tripearly check
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was very nice, but when I reported that someone had stolen my jewelry, and asked for a key interrogation, the manager took weeks to reply to my enquiries, finally sending me an email saying that the only person to enter my room was...More

Thank Ruth M
Response from Anna J, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Athens-University AreaResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for choosing to stay with us while you were in Athens.We would like to sincerely apologize for the issues that you experienced during your stay. We would like to assure you that we do extensive background checks on all of our employees, and...More

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

An excellent facility as one would expect from Holiday Inn. Parking is included and the hotel is located within walking distance of bars, restaurants and the University of Georgia. The staff was friendly and accommodating. There is a breakfast buffet available for purchase at a...More

Thank Margaret0314
Response from Erica C, Manager at Holiday Inn Athens-University AreaResponded 13 February 2018

We are so pleased you got an overnight chance in the Classic City and even more pleased to hear you enjoyed our hotel. Here at the Holiday Inn Athens - University Area accommodating our guests is our number one priority. If there is anything we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice renovation to a downtown Athens hotel close to everything. The room was spacious and comfortable. Enjoyed a delicious breakfast in the restaurant on-site. Staff was very helpful and friendly. Would highly recommend.

Thank KatyNC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is located very close to restaurants and bars in Athens,GA. I was there for a few days while on a business trip in the US. Due to a busy schedule, I didn't have the time to experience the all of the amenities in...More

Thank Olander
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is really an old Holiday Inn with tired colors and decoration. Nevertheless, the staff is really great, from the front desk to the restaurant, and the location is just perfect, nearby many great restaurants and stores. The room we had in the Executive...More

Thank Jasmin G
Response from Anna J, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Athens-University AreaResponded 3 weeks ago

We're glad you enjoyed the service you received while staying with us and hope we'll see you again soon the next time you are in the Classic City.

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Welcome to the Holiday Inn Hotel Athens. Located on the corner of Broad and Lumpkin Streets in downtown Athens hotel, travelers will appreciate the hometown feel of this historic city as well as the more than ...More forty dining and lounge options nearby. We are also in easy walking distance from the University of Georgia and only a four-mile drive from Ben Epps Regional Airport.This Athens hotel has two on-site fitness facilities to help you maintain your exercise regimen. Enjoy a swim year-round in our indoor pool or relax in our hot tub. Catch up on work or browse the web in our complimentary business center. Our Ginkgo Tree Restaurant & Lounge serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, offering tasty Southern cuisine including breakfast and lunch buffets with multiple options. For your convenience, we offer in-room dining, or visit our lounge to unwind and experience our nightly drink specials.Our event space and outstanding services make Holiday Inn Hotel Athens the Preferred Meeting Place. Our superior meeting staff coordinates your successful event down to the last detail, which makes us the favorite wedding, conference, banquet, military, reunion, and convention planners in the area.Businesses near hotel: Carrier, Certainteed, Weyehaeuser, Eaton CorporationAttractions near hotel: The Classic Center, State Botanical Gardens, Sanford Stadium Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
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Free Parking
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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Outdoor pool
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"Rooms in the excecutive tower was quite large"
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"Corner rooms seem to be the best"
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"probably should ask for room away from noisy ice maker which is located near elevator."
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"Ask for a room in the newer north tower"
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