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Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice hotel in downtown in Athens Georgia. It is within walking distance of a lot of local restaurants that are good. Hotel is clean and the staff is very friendly been helpful with suggestions for dinner during a business trip. Be prepared to pay for parking at the hotel.

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Aaron P, General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown, responded to this review

Matthew, Thank you for staying with us. We are very happy to her that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Charlotte, North Carolina
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took my son down for an official visit to the University of Georgia. Hotel is a block from ca,pus so you can walk everywhere. Hotel is in the heart of downtown Athens so you can get anywhere in the city within 15 minutes. Great stafdf, easy parking and the room was perfect.

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Aaron P, General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Ellenwood, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent customer service! Very clean and comfortable! Ask for Richard in the dining area. He is awesome and the food was great. John in housekeeping was very helpful and friendly. we really enjoyed our stay at this hotel and look forward to returning next year.

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Aaron P, General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. It was our pleasure to host you during your stay. We are excited to see you again next year.

Cumming, Georgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I judge hotel stays based on three things; comfy bed, good water pressure & black out drapes. This hotel had all three. The hotel was very nice. They offer parking for $10.00 per day, and they have a decent breakfast. The breakfast is $10.00 per person, I think it's overpriced for the value that we received, therefore we only ate...

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Aaron P, General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and we performed on the three items that you look for. I will speak with our team regarding your billing and ensure this is corrected moving forward. I apologize for any inconvenience this caused. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Washington, PA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was of the high quality that I've come to expect from Hilton properties. The location was perfect to walk dinner and have a drink without the worry of finding parking at the restaurant and driving back to the hotel. The gem that I found was the hotel's own restaurant. I had one of the best meals that I've...

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Aaron P, General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience at our hotel and found the restaurant of high quality. We look forward to serving you again on your next visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After driving from AL, we stopped in Athens to check out UGA. Our Hertz rental car broke down - We were on way to Clemson and had tour in am. Although Hertz totally abandoned us, (thats another review altogether) - we were stuck with lots of luggage and no place to stay. When we realized, (after many hours) another car...

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Thank you for sharing your experience. I am happy to hear that we were all to make a difficult day a little better. We look forward to seeing you again on your next trip to through Athens.

Atlanta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here with my wife and teenage son the night before a scheduled tour of UGA. You can't do better than this location to enjoy everything that downtown Athens has to offer, and you're super-close to campus. Nice, clean hotel with a very friendly front desk staff. Convenient parking in a covered garage right behind the hotel. Quiet rooms. I'd...

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Aaron P, General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are always encouraged when our guest enjoy not only our location but also our staff and cleanliness. We are looking forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Athens.

Savannah, Georgia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would like to make sure Ms. Bennett is made aware of how much I appreciated her help and hospitality while we were there. She could have easily made me wait until check in time. But instead, she understood the urgency in my need it was so greatly appreciated.

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Aaron P, General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. I will certainly pass on my thanks for Ms. Bennett for providing excellent in hospitality in getting you into a room early. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Suwanee, United States
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Overall very pleased. The handicap accommodations were excellent and the area around the hotel was very accessible. Since I was working The Classic Center during my stay and my husband is handicapped, I requested a late check out (no later than 2:00pm). Everywhere else we have stayed has granted a late check out upon request.

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Aaron P, General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are happy to hear that we were able to accommodate your needs. We attempt to accommodate late checkouts whenever possible and apologize that we were not able to assist you on this occasion. We look forward to seeing you again when you visit the Classic Center.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I initially started using Hilton because of their partnership with American Express. The Garden Inn in Athens maintains the same consistent level of comfort and service that I have received at other Hilton Hotels.

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Thank you for staying with us. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to your next visit.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Adjacent to the Classic Center, Athens primary meeting/concert venue. Walking distance to over 75 unique eateries and pubs in a very quaint setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown

Address: 390 E Washington St, Athens, GA 30601
Region: United States > Georgia > Athens
Price Range: €140 - €246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown 3*
Number of rooms: 185
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Also Known As:
Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown Hotel Athens
Hilton Athens
Athens Hilton Garden Inn
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#4 Business Hotel in Athens
#5 Family Hotel in Athens
#5 Romantic Hotel in Athens
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