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BEST WESTERN Athens

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for one night on the way to Florida and we're very pleased with the room upgrades as well as the price. The shower head height was even adjustable! The breakfast was good with hot and cold options. Would definitely stay again.

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Stockbridge, United States
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

over-priced, had to ask for amenities such as shampoo and towels. The room was worn. I would not recommend this hotel to anyone staying in Athens. There are much nicer places with much better prices. around town.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
Reviewed 1 week ago

We needed a hotel close to the university buildings near the campus arches for a night meeting on campus that my husband planned to attend. Not realizing how quickly the hotel rooms are filled for a weekend, this was the only decent seeming choice left. The price was exorbitant for a room that would ordinarily have been less than $100...

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Waynesboro GA
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was very friendly. The room was clean, comfortable and hadnice decor. They are in the middle of construction on an addition, but they were not working on the Friday night we stayed. Great location close to lots of food and shops.Easy to find and would reccomend to anyone.

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Surprisingly quiet room, and a 10-15 minute walk from downtown Athens. Excellent breakfast with generous hours (goes until 10am!) Good water pressure in the shower, too. Thin sheets and towels but lots of bang for your buck.

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Gainesville, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This motel was dreary; room was very small for two double beds. Construction noise began early in the morning on Saturday. We waited 45 minutes for a television remote since there was none in the room. Parking was confusing; there was a separate entrance down the street from the check-in office. I would never recommend this place to anyone.

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Vero Beach, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean rooms. Under construction . Great location to UGA and downtown. Good value. Surrounding area a bit schetchy ! This requires 200 words and I really don't want to think this hard or type this much - so the survey gets a thumbs down due to this requirement

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Cedartown, Georgia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was old and over priced for the value received. Not a great location. Would drive a further distance to not have to stay there again. Staff was nice and helpful. New addition being built but for what you are getting it is extremely overpriced. Rooms are very small and only offer full beds.

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TrippMoore170, Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens, responded to this review

I'm sorry you had a subpar experience at our property, I7829YWtammym. We do offer rooms with a king bed. If you're willing to give us another shot, we can set you up with a king room at a super discounted rate! Just mention this review.

Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Not bad but nothing special. We just needed a decent place to stay for a night and it got the job done. Staff seemed friendly and we didn't have any problems. The room seemed pretty clean and we would stay there again for a short stay.

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TrippMoore170, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens, responded to this review

I'm happy to hear that you had a pleasant stay with us, Steven H! While we wait for the new building to open, our business model is clean rooms at an affordable price. It's good to hear that we are living up to those standards! You're certainly welcome to stay with us again in the future, just give us a...

Augusta, United States
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This hotel is outdated and no one seems to have ever cared. There are bugs, blood stains, and sticky carpet floors. Spend the extra 20$ a night and go somewhere else. I have slept on kitchen floors that were cleaner.

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TrippMoore170, Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens, responded to this review

We appreciate your criticism, matthewlF547YJ. I can assure you that bugs, blood stains, and sticky floors are NOT the norm for us. I've shared this review with the executive housekeeper so that we may avoid this issue in the future. I hope you'll give us another shot. Mention this review and we can set you up with a deeply discounted...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Best Western Athens is conveniently located near the beautiful University of Georgia Campus and is a proud member of Coach Mark Richt's UGA Football Dawg family. The hotel is surrounded by Pre-Civil War Antebellum homes which now serve as boutique shops, as well as UGA sorority and fraternity houses. Conveniently located less than a mile away, you will find the Athens Downtown shopping area which includes musical night life, and award winning restaurants. For passing travelers, the Best Western motel is conveniently located located near 441 North and South, with a staff ready to assist with any traveling questions. Make sure to stop by the world-famous Varsity Restaurant located right across the street! Best Western Athens is pleased to announce that we are now under construction on our new tower that will sit just off of historic Milledge Avenue. With this project, we will become a Best Western Plus upon completion. In the tower, we will be adding 55 guest rooms that will be interior corridor and 100% smoke free. All guests will have access to a hot complimentary breakfast every morning- next to this breakfast area will be meeting space that can host all kinds of events from wedding parties to business meetings. Guests will also have access to a 600 square foot workout facility as well as a spa to relax in during their free time. All rooms come with free Wi-Fi of course, and access to a business center that can be utilized to print documents if necessary. The future looks bright for us here at Best Western Athens! ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Athens

Address: 170 North Milledge Ave., Corner of Broad St. and Milledge Ave., Athens, GA 30601-3802
Region: United States > Georgia > Athens
Price Range: €63 - €389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Athens 2.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Best Western Athens Hotel Athens
Best Western Colonial Hotel
Athens Best Western
Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in Athens
#7 Business Hotel in Athens
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“Rooms open to parking lot.”
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“Choose as far from the construction as possible as that also makes it a shorter walk outside for breakfast. Upstairs quieter.”
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