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1814 State Highway 31 E
Athens, Texas 75751-5403
United States


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Hotel Overview

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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.

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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!


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Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
No pets allowed


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Hotel Amenities


  • Exercise facilities
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice, and coffee
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa, available at poolside.
  • Hot tub
  • Exercise facility, 24 Hour, fitness room includes treadmill, exercise bike, body trainer and elliptical.
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff, (English and Spanish)
  • Guest laundry Coin washer and dryer for guest use. Nominal fee
  • Express check out
  • Late check out, upon request.
  • Safe deposit box, available at front desk upon request.
  • Cable or satellite television free in all guest rooms.
  • 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; All guest rooms are hardwired for Internet access
  • Business center
  • Printer available
  • Fax services, available at front desk nominal fee
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Computer modem hookups
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy machine
  • Dataports
  • Mail services, mail can be picked up or dropped off at front desk.
  • Meeting facilities, for up to 40 people.
  • Convenience store/Sundry, dry snacks, drinks, cosmetics and common medicines, camera..etc.
  • Air-conditioning
  • Physically challenged facilities
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Ice/vending machines, available on all floors.
  • Free parking, ample parking available
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Cash machine (ATM)

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
More Amenities


  • Cable or satellite television, remote control, CNN or other 24 hour news station
  • In-room movies 2 HBO® channels
  • AM/FM alarm clock, with MP3 audio input
  • AM/FM radio stereo
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Desk/work area
  • Dataports
  • High-speed Internet access, hard wired and wireless Internet access
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Voice mail
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • Air-conditioning
  • Wake-up calls
  • Easy chair
  • Sofabed available
  • Adjoining rooms available

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
  • An accessible reception desk or accessible folding shelf or reception area
  • Room signage: 60-inches to sign center above finished floor
  • Accessible table in eating area
  • 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 door knocks
  • Visual notification devices for telephones
  • Telephones have volume control
  • Visual fire alarms
  • Visual smoke alarms
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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 www.tvcc.edu


  • .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