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Best Western Athens Inn

AAA - 2 Diamond

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Directly adjacent to I-65, Exit 351, this charming Athens, AL hotel is conveniently located in the heart of the Tennessee Valley. The convenience of central location offers each guest easy access to local attractions and many outdoor activities.

The Best Western Athens Inn provides a LIMITED NUMBER of pet friendly rooms with all of the amenities and superb customer service expected from Best Western. Our Athens, AL hotel is only three miles from Athens State University. Hotel guests will be close to a variety of restaurants (Applebees, Ruby Tuesdays and Logans Roadhouse) all within walking distance of the property.

Each guest room features updated bedding and bath packages, free high-speed Internet access and cable satellite television with HBO. A micro-refrigerator is available in some rooms (Microwave available upon request). The hotel offers a complimentary full hot breakfast (including biscuits and gravy, sausage , eggs and pancakes etc.) and features an outdoor pool, exercise room, and an onsite laundry facility.

The Best Western Athens Inn is located two miles from historic downtown Athens, AL and a short drive from the Space and Rocket Center Space Museum. Hotel guests can spend the day relaxing at one of the nearby parks such as Point Mallard Park or the Joe Wheeler State Park. Business travelers visiting our Athens, AL hotel will appreciate the close proximity to corporate locations including Steelcase, Delphi and Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant.

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1329 US Highway 72 E
United States
AAA - 2 Diamond


Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
15:00:00 | 11:00:00


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1329 US Highway 72 E
United States

What's nearby?


  • 15.00 mile(s) from Decatur

  • 20.00 mile(s) from Huntsville

  • 3.00 mile(s) from Steelcase

  • 4.00 mile(s) from Menasha Packaging

  • 12.00 mile(s) from Delphi

  • 14.00 mile(s) from Browns Ferry Nuclear Plan

  • 17.00 mile(s) from Marshall Space Center

  • 20.00 mile(s) from Huntsville Research Park

  • 3.00 mile(s) from Athens State University, Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention held in early October.

  • 15.00 mile(s) from Calhoun Community College

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 506 traveller reviews
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Professional Driver

09/09/2018 triunelogistics, Gulf Breeze, Florida

I drive an Auto Transport truck for a living, and its often difficult to find a good hotel that has tractor trailer truck parking. This hotel not only had great parking for big trucks, but everything ... more


Blood Out Of A Turnip:)

01/09/2018 Jayjay099, Cartersville, Georgia

Who says you can’t get blood out of a turnip? This is an older hotel:( Yet, they get the most out of the place by how it is managed in my opinion:) As soon as I checked in, Josh and the young lady run... more

Owner Response
WESTERN B, Manager at Best Western Athens Inn, responded to this review
Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come back and see us again soon. Sincerely, Jennifer G Front desk

Better than expected!

27/08/2018 Woodallwife,

I typically don’t like staying at Best Westerns, unless it’s a Plus or Premier, but we decided to give this one a try. We sifted through the reviews and figured for the price it was worth a shot. We a... more

Owner Response
WESTERN B, Manager at Best Western Athens Inn, responded to this review
We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay overall. We appreciate your loyalty to our brand and thank you for giving us the opportunity to win you over! We look forward to seeing you again in the future! Sincerely, Jennifer G Front desk

Repeat Customer

17/08/2018 Sue G, LaGrange, United States

My husband's family is in Athens, and we go there once each year. We have been staying at this Best Western for the past 17 years. We have never had a complaint, so we continue to return. It has ha... more

Owner Response
WESTERN B, Manager at Best Western Athens Inn, responded to this review
Thank you so much for your loyalty to our property and brand! We are also pleased you are enjoying our recent updates as well. We look forward to your next visit. Thank You, Jennifer G

Great Place!

28/07/2018 tragicmike,

This was a fantastic hotel to stay in to break up our long trip. The room was clean, the bed was comfy, and the shower was hot. The breakfast was great and more than I expected. They had pancakes, ... more

Owner Response
WESTERN B, Manager at Best Western Athens Inn, responded to this review
Thank you for sharing your positive feedback regarding your last stay. Nilda (the breakfast host) will be pleased to hear how much you loved breakfast during you last stay. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Sincerely, Jennifer G Front Desk