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170 N Milledge Avenue
Athens, Georgia 30601-3802
United States


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Hotel Overview

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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!

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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.

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
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.


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Hotel Amenities


  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 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
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Free parking, One car per registered room
  • Fax services
  • Fax machine
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy machine
  • Dataports
  • 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
  • Air-conditioning
  • 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
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Inter/Exter corridor
  • Business center Business center equipped with HP computers, free copying and printing services available 24/7.
  • Computer available
  • Computer modem hookups
  • Photocopy services
  • Audio visual equipment, available
  • Conference services
  • Wedding services Reception space available for rent.
  • Meeting facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • 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
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  • Desk/work area Desks available in all guest rooms.
  • Cable or satellite television
  • High-speed Internet access
  • In-room movies HBO and Showtime.
  • Voice mail
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Iron, ironing board
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Coffee maker
  • Hairdryer
  • Air-conditioning
  • Wake-up calls Please contact front desk to set-up!
  • Sofabed available Available in our Family Suite rooms.

Standard 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

Guest Room Communication Assist Features:

  • Closed-caption televisions
  • Visual fire alarms
  • Visual smoke alarms
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