Hotel Overview

Welcome to Best Western Plus Royal Mountain Inn & Suites. Come stay and experience the true east Texas hospitality at this newest hotel in Athens, Texas conveniently located close to all attractions in the Athens area such as East Texas Arboretum, Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center, Lake Athens, Cedar Creek Lake, Henderson County Fairgrounds and only 20 miles from the most popular Canton Trade Days.

Whether visiting Athens area for business or pleasure, the Best Western Plus Royal Mountain Inn & Suites is the place to stay. This new hotel is close to a variety of local attractions and recreational activities as well as many corporate locations. The hotel features 61 spacious, well-appointed guest rooms and suites each equipped with a microwave, refrigerator, cable television and high-speed Internet access. Some of the exceptional hotel amenities include a complimentary full hot breakfast, outdoor heated swimming pool and spa, state of the art exercise facility, business center and meeting facilities.

Guests staying at the Best Western Plus Royal Mountain Inn & Suites will find a variety of local restaurants and shopping within a few minutes of driving, including the historical Athens downtown square.

The friendly, helpful staff at the Best Western Plus Royal Mountain Inn & Suites is ready to ensure a fun-filled memorable stay in Athens Texas. Enjoy your stay!

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Modified Breakfast Service & Selections (varies by hotel)

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
No pets allowed
Child Policy
Children 12 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Medtex Converters, Inc
  • 1.00 mile(s) from FutureMatrix Intervention
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Schneider Electric
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Argon Medical Devices
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Hanson Brick
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Athens Park Homes
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Red Dot Corp.
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Texas Ragtime


  • 28 mile(s) from First Monday Canton, TX, World's largest Flea Market. A shoppers dream come true. You can find anything you could imagine at First Monday Trade Days.
  • 1.5 mile(s) from Henderson County Fairpark, Local Fairgrounds that is the Host to several Rodeos, Roping's, Horeshow's, and Henderson County Livestock Show.
  • 5 mile(s) from Texas Freshwater Fisherie, Texas Freshwater Fisheries is a unique facility that everyone should visit. They offer several different things for children and Adults.
  • 7 mile(s) from East Texas Arboretum, Botanical Gardens that features a fantastic Nature Trail.
  • 15 mile(s) from NY-TX Ziplines Adventure, A Zipline experience that you can only get in New York Texas.
  • 8 mile(s) from Stone Oak Ranch, A Beautiful Ranch nestled in the Country of Muchison, TX. Hosts several different events. Wedding, Family Reunions, Business Parties, any type of large events.


  • .50 mile(s) from Chicken Express, fast food, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • .50 mile(s) from The Ole West Steak House, full service, steak house, open for: lunch, dinner
  • .50 mile(s) from Whataburger, fast food, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • .50 mile(s) from Jack in the Box®, fast food, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 1.00 mile(s) from McAlisters Deli, deli, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Applebee's, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • .001 mile(s) from The Jalapeno Tree Mexican Restaurant, full service, Mexican, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Buffet City, buffet, Chinese, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.00 mile(s) from McDonalds®, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Subway®, deli, American, open for: lunch


  • 2.50 mile(s) from Trinity Valley Community, more information at


  • .50 mile(s) from Fair Grounds, indoor/outdoor arena holds rodeos, horse shows, livestock shows, concerts, automobile shows, trade shows and more.
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Athens City Park, picnic area, playgrounds, trails..
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Cain Center, full service fitness facility free to guests.
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Lake Athens, boating and fishing
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Texas Freshwater Fisheries, developed on a 107-acre site, the facility includes over 300,000 gallons of indoor and outdoor aquariums displaying dozens of species of native fish, waterfowl, alligators and amphibians in recreated habitats. A 14,000-sq.ft conservation center completed in 2007 provides space for meetings and special events.
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Cedar Creek Lake, boat ramps, fishing, walking and jogging trails.


  • .50 mile(s) from Walmart, retail store
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Athens Mini Mall, Includes J C Penny's, Bealls, Sears Appliances, Payless Shoes, jewellers and movie theatre.
  • 1.50 mile(s) from Brookshires-Office Depot, grocer and full service office supply store.
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Downtown, wide verities of small shops in historic downtown square.


  • 95 mile(s) from Dallas Fort Worth International Airport
  • 30 mile(s) from Tyler Pounds Regional Airport