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1329 US Highway 72 E
Athens, Alabama 35611-4405
United States


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Hotel Overview

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Directly adjacent to I-65, Exit 351, this charming Athens, AL hotel is conveniently located in the heart of the Tennessee Valley. The convenience of central location offers each guest easy access to local attractions and many outdoor activities.

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The Best Western Athens Inn provides a LIMITED NUMBER of pet friendly rooms with all of the amenities and superb customer service expected from Best Western. Our Athens, AL hotel is only three miles from Athens State University. Hotel guests will be close to a variety of restaurants (Applebee's, Ruby Tuesdays and Logan's Roadhouse) all within walking distance of the property.

Each guest room features updated bedding and bath packages, free high-speed Internet access and cable satellite television with HBO®. A micro-refrigerator is available in some rooms (Microwave available upon request). The hotel offers a complimentary full hot breakfast (including biscuits and gravy, sausage, eggs and pancakes etc.) and features an outdoor pool, exercise room, and an onsite laundry facility.

The Best Western Athens Inn is located two miles from historic downtown Athens, AL and a short drive from the Space and Rocket Center Space Museum. Hotel guests can spend the day relaxing at one of the nearby parks such as Point Mallard Park or the Joe Wheeler State Park. Business travelers visiting our Athens, AL hotel will appreciate the close proximity to corporate locations including Steelcase, Delphi and Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant.

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Pet Policy
Pets may be accepted. Please contact the hotel directly for full details.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Hotel Amenities


  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast
  • Outdoor pool seasonal
  • Exercise facility 24-hour
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Stair stepper
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Exterior corridor
  • Cable or satellite television
  • Fax services
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy machine
  • Dataports
  • Air-conditioning
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • High-speed Internet access

Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:

  • Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
  • Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
  • Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
  • Accessible clear floor space
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  • Cable satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator available
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Desk/work area available
  • Dataports
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • Air-conditioning
  • Wake-up calls
  • Long distance access
  • Additional in-room toiletries

Public Space ADA Accessible Features:

  • Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
  • Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
  • An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
  • An accessible lobby entrance door
  • Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
  • Room signage: 60-inches to sign center above finished floor
  • The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range
  • Public restrooms accessible

Guest Room Communication Assist Features:

  • Closed-caption televisions
  • Visual notification devices for telephones
  • Visual fire alarms
  • Visual smoke alarms
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Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • 3.00 mile(s) from Steelcase
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Menasha Packaging
  • 12.00 mile(s) from Delphi
  • 14.00 mile(s) from Browns Ferry Nuclear Plan
  • 17.00 mile(s) from Marshall Space Center
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Huntsville Research Park


  • 1.00 mile(s) from Russell Stover Candies, chocolates and candies from America's Favorite Candy Store
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Historic Downtown, Historic downtown Athens
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Point Mallard Park, ice skating, water park, batting cages, nature trails, camping, and more
  • 17.00 mile(s) from Space and Rocket Center, Earth's Largest Space Museum
  • 17.00 mile(s) from Marshall Space Center, the world leader in space propulsion and transportation systems
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Constitution Village, a historical open air museum that reenacts life in 1819
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Huntsville Research Park, one of the world's leading science and technology business parks
  • 21.00 mile(s) from Joe Wheeler State Park
  • 22.00 mile(s) from Botanical Gardens, includes woodland, wildflower, and flower display gardens, plus a traditional botanical garden


  • Adjacent to Applebee's Restaurant
  • 0.02 mile(s) from Shoney's Restaurant, 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • 0.03 mile(s) from Hardee's
  • 0.05 mile(s) from McDonald's
  • 0.06 mile(s) from Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • 0.06 mile(s) from Wendy's
  • 0.50 mile(s) from R&R Ribs
  • 0.50 mile(s) from Casa Blanca Mexican
  • 0.25 mile(s) from Hungry Fisherman
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Catfish Cabin, 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Chu Chu Buffet, serving Mexican, Chinese, American.


  • 3.00 mile(s) from Athens State University, Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention held in early October.
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Calhoun Community College

Nearby Cities

  • 15.00 mile(s) from Decatur
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Huntsville


  • 12.00 mile(s) from Bass and Crappie fishing
  • 12.00 mile(s) from horseback riding


  • 2.00 mile(s) from Hickory House Gift Shoppe & Antique Mall


  • 20.00 mile(s) from Huntsville International Airport
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Pryor Field
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Greyhound bus lines
  • 4.00 mile(s) from River City Yellow Cab