We understand the traveling public has come to expect more amenities when deciding on their lodging needs. So we are pleased to announce we have just opened our brand new tower extension! Our tower has 54 brand new interior guest rooms, a spacious lobby, fitness center, meeting room, large breakfast area and a Hydro Therapy Spa. To book a new tower room, make sure to reserve a room with a tower image!
Show More / Less
The Best Western Athens is conveniently located near the beautiful University of Georgia Campus. It is surrounded by Pre-Civil War Antebellum homes which now serve as office space, specialty shops, and sorority and fraternity houses. Conveniently located only blocks away, you will find our Athens, GA hotel surrounded by Downtown shopping areas, thriving night life, award winning restaurants, and fabulous boutique shopping. Athens Georgia is comparable to no other city! Whether you are visiting for business or leisure, the Best Western Athens provides a comfortable, clean and friendly environment for all of your needs. Let the Best Western Athens be your home away from home during a University of Georgia special event.
Reasonable rates are just an added bonus to our Athens, GA hotel! Our guest rooms offer free high-speed internet access, wired and wireless. All rooms proudly boast 32-inch flat screen televisions, Serta® Ultra-Comfort Pillow Top mattresses and a micro/fridge.
Our Athens, GA hotel's staff is famous for providing every guest with award winning hospitality and happily goes above and beyond for our guests every day.
Our renowned Athens, GA hotel is sure to please any guest. Don't hesitate; reserve your room at the Best Western Athens today! Enjoy your stay.
News from the Front Desk
We are pet friendly and allow up to two dogs in a rented room. The size limit for any one dog shall be 80 pounds. Other pet types (e.g. cats) may be allowed upon the hotel’s approval prior to arrival. The pet friendly rate is $30 per day with a $150 per week maximum. A refundable cleaning and damage deposit of $150 is required upon check-in. If damage occurs or excessive cleaning is needed, the deposit can become non-refundable and the hotel may charge additionally to cover the costs of repair or cleaning.
The hotel staff were extremely helpful, especially when we needed suggestions for dinner. The room was clean, well decorated, and the bed was very comfortable. A great place to stay for a football...
We have stayed at the Best Western Athens several times and Tripp Moore, the hotel Manager is one of the most personable and helpful managers! He goes out of his way at each stay and from the first...
Atlanta, Georgia on 11-Nov-2018
Tripp Moore, the representative with whom I made our reservation was most helpful in resolving a complicated issue for me and my best friend and our wives and family. He was very courteous and...
By Dean T
Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi on 03-Nov-2018
Very clean, nice looking room with a great view overlooking Athens. The staff was friendly and helpful, and the price was reasonable. Not quite walking distance to downtown, but it was perfect for a...
By Erin W
We are in Athens for almost every home game and it certainly can be expensive! We have found that the Best Western gives us one of the best rates for game weekend considering the location is so...
Complimentary full breakfast, Scrambled eggs, omelets, pancake machine, self-serve yogurt machine, bacon, sausage and gravy, buttermilk biscuits, assorted cereals and pastries, assorted juices. Monday - Friday 6 a.m. - 9 a.m. Saturday and Sunday 7 a.m. - 10 a.m.
100% smoke free hotel
Free parking, One car per registered room
Photocopy, nominal fee
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Indoor pool Heated Indoor Hydrotherapy Spa with over 20 massaging jets. Open daily 10 AM - 10 PM. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
24-hour front desk Front Desk is staffed 24/7.
Laundromat Coin Operated Front Load Washer and Dryers. Nominal fee
Cable or satellite television
Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; All guest rooms are hardwired and offer free wireless internet access
Ice/vending machines Ice Machines located on each hotel floor.
Hot tub Indoor Hydrotherapy Spa. Open daily 10 AM - 10 PM. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
Exercise facility Open from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Fitness Center located on-site. Treadmill, elliptical, stationary bike, and free weights with bench are available for guest use.
Weight lifting equipment
Business center Business center equipped with HP computers, free copying and printing services available 24/7.
Computer modem hookups
Audio visual equipment, available
Wedding services Reception space available for rent.
Convenience store/Sundry Market Center
Elevator, wheelchair accessible Elevators available in 7 story interior tower.
Parking for the physically challenged
Gift shop or newsstand 24/7 Sundry Shop.
24-hours, seven days a week business center
24-hours, seven days a week market center accepts cash and all major credit cards
Electronic RFID key locks
U.S. Government Fire/Safety Approved
Adjacent to the famous Varsity Restaurant with many fine dining choices nearby
Barrier free accommodations
Controlled access parking facility
Voice messaging services
High-speed Internet access
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 9
Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
Wheelchair accessible available
Visual alarm available
Knock lights available
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
Desk/work area Desks available in all guest rooms.
Cable or satellite television
High-speed Internet access
In-room movies HBO and Showtime.
Free local calls under 30 minutes
Iron, ironing board
AM/FM alarm clock
Wake-up calls Please contact front desk to set-up!
Sofabed available Available in our Family Suite rooms.
The Best Western Athens offers tastefully appointed furnishings that convey the feel of a bed and breakfast inn, but with all the expected conveniences of a modern hotel. Solid, soundproof all-masonry construction, traditional furniture, wing-backed occasional chairs, oversized writing tables, 46-channel remote-controlled cable television with HBO®, AT&T telephone service, dataports, free local calls.
For your personal convenience each of our guest rooms are equipped with a coffee brewer, iron and ironing board, microwave, refrigerator, extra-firm beds featuring high quality color coordinated fitted sheets and woven 100 percent cotton thermal blankets, oversized/thick resort style towels, bright/shiny well lighted bath and vanity areas, outstanding shower pressure utilizing free flowing Teledyne Waterpik Shower Massage heads, and high efficiency individually-controlled heat and air-conditioning units.
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