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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 are under construction of our new seven story tower! The new tower will have 54 new interior guest rooms, spacious lobby, work out room, meeting room, large breakfast area and a Hydro Therapy Spa. We have included renderings of the tower in our photo gallery. Our existing guest room pictures showcased are up to date. We understand the construction phase can be difficult for our guests. Please bear with us while we do our best to update our property to accommodate our guest expectations. We will update our website as construction continues. 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.

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 hotels 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. Dont hesitate; reserve your room at the Best Western Athens today! Enjoy your stay

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170 N Milledge Avenue
United States
AAA - 2 Diamond


Pets: No Pets accepted
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15:00:00 | 11:00:00
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170 N Milledge Avenue
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What's nearby?


  • 18 mile(s) from Colbert

  • 20 mile(s) from Winder

  • 20 mile(s) from Jefferson

  • 22 mile(s) from Lexington

  • 22 mile(s) from Monroe

  • 22 mile(s) from Danielsville

  • 26 mile(s) from Madison

  • 26 mile(s) from Commerce

  • 41 mile(s) from Elberton

  • 43 mile(s) from Conyers

  • 60 mile(s) from Atlanta

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Walgreens Pharmacy

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Athens First Bank and Trust

  • 1.50 mile(s) from YMCA

  • 1.50 mile(s) from Kroger

  • 2.00 mile(s) from Applebees

  • 3.00 mile(s) from Target

  • 4.00 mile(s) from Wal-Mart

  • 5.00 mile(s) from Flowers Incorporated

  • 6.00 mile(s) from Certainteed

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Georgia Power

  • 6.00 mile(s) from Pilgrims Pride

  • 7.00 mile(s) from Sams Club

  • 9.00 mile(s) from Zaxby's Headquarters

  • 10.00 mile(s) from Athens Technical College

  • .5 mile(s) from University of Georgia

  • 8 mile(s) from Athens Technical College

  • 3 block(s) from Piedmont College

  • 45 mile(s) from Gainsville Technical College

  • 30 mile(s) from Gwinnett Technical College

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 310 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 107
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Rating: 1 19

Rude and Unprofessinal GM and Front Desk

20/09/2016 mauricebullard, Covington, Georgia

Two weeks in advance my wife confirmed a reservation with Mr. Tripp the General Manager that She will be having surgery in Athens, Ga. We would need a king bed on the first floor.Because of her knee s... more


Don't be deceived, it is a motel

20/09/2016 conorflannery16,

Recently visited Athens to see friends who attend the University of Georgia. Booked the hotel and the pictures looked very nice. Upon arrival, it did not look so similar. It is a motel which was not s... more


Messed up reservation; Found accomodations good enough

25/08/2016 ClemsonEngineer, Cayce, South Carolina

I found the affordable rate through trip advisor and booking.com, never actually contacting the hotel before I arrived.I will first talk about our stay and then about the issues we experienced. Parki... more


Not what I expected / paid for

14/08/2016 Michael H,

I checked in to my room and noticed two full size beds rather than the King size I booked. The front desk advised me this happens often when booking through Trip Advisor and that they could not give m... more

Owner Response
TrippMoore170, Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens, responded to this review
Michael H, I would like to extend my apologies for the troubles you experienced during your stay. I know how frustrating sleeping without A/C can be. I promise you this is not the norm for us We hope you'll give us another shot. Give us a call next time you're in town and we can set you up with a discounted rate!

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05/08/2016 Pam K,

We enjoyed our stay at the BW. Staff were all helpful and pleasant. Building was well kept, but showed its wear in the bath tub and sink faucet. Clean comfortable room with lots of plugs for technolog... more

Owner Response
TrippMoore170, Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens, responded to this review
Thank you for your review of our property, Pamelak594! We're glad to hear we were able to accommodate you. I am sorry, though, about the inconvenience caused by the location of the breakfast. Thank you for dealing with us while we progress!