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Holiday Inn Athens-University Area, an IHG Hotel

3-star hotel in Athens with restaurant and bar/lounge

  • Free WiFi

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197 East Broad Street, Athens, 30601, GA, United States of America
8.6.Fabulous.
  • Renovations are awesome! Convenient location! Excellent service!

    Oct 16, 2020

  • It was difficult to find the front entrance. Otherwise a great stay!

    Mar 6, 2020

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place

Guests rated location

Walkable
Convenient
Dining options
Easy parking
Safe
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking
  • Gym
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 209 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • 24-hour fitness center

For families

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels

What’s around

  • Heart of Athens
  • University of Georgia - 1 min walk
  • Classic Center - 5 min walk
  • 40 Watt Club - 7 min walk
  • Sanford Stadium - 11 min walk
  • T.R.R. Cobb House - 16 min walk

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Guests
  • Standard Room
  • Suite, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Executive Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Roll-In Shower)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Suite, Non Smoking (Location)

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Heart of Athens
  • University of Georgia - 1 min walk
  • Classic Center - 5 min walk
  • 40 Watt Club - 7 min walk
  • Sanford Stadium - 11 min walk
  • T.R.R. Cobb House - 16 min walk
  • Taylor-Grady House - 18 min walk
  • University Of Georgia Conference Center - 20 min walk
  • Georgia Museum of Art - 20 min walk
  • Stegeman Coliseum - 23 min walk
  • Piedmont Athens Regional - Diabetes Education - 34 min walk
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197 East Broad Street, Athens, 30601, GA, United States of America

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 209 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 6 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3 PM-5:30 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • Onsite self parking (USD 5.00 per night)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
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In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • 24-hour fitness facilities

Working away

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space size (feet) - 14750

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Elevator
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk

Accessibility

  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Pillow menu

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Redfearn Grille - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 8 for adults and USD 30 for children (approximately)

PetsPay at property

  • Service animals exempt from fees

ParkingPay at property

  • Self parking costs USD 5.00 per night

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place and staff at the property wear personal protective equipment.

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, Carte Blanche and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

  • Holiday Inn Athens-University Area
  • Athens University Area, An Ihg
  • Holiday Inn Athens University Area
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  • Holiday Inn Athens-University Area, an IHG Hotel Hotel Athens
  • Holiday Inn Hotel Athens-University Area
  • Athens Holiday Inn
  • Holiday Inn Athens-University Area Hotel Athens
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FAQs

  • Yes, Holiday Inn Athens-University Area, an IHG Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes. Self parking costs USD 5.00 per night.
  • Yes, there's a seasonal outdoor pool.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • You can check in from 3 PM - 5:30 AM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Express check-out is available.
  • Yes, Redfearn Grille offers American cuisine. Nearby restaurants include The Globe Bar (3-min walk), Mellow Mushroom (3-min walk), and Copper Creek (4-min walk).
  • Holiday Inn Athens-University Area, an IHG Hotel has a seasonal outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.
8.6.Fabulous.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    We had a lovely room (King Suite). The front desk reception upon arrival was very helpful, parking was easy. Location is good - hard to find a coffee shop for breakfast!

    2 night family trip, Mar 4, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Great location, room & facilities were clean and the staff was friendly, but a little pricey

    2 night romance trip, Feb 28, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Excellent location, some aspects of the property could use updating

    2 night family trip, Feb 21, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Convenient location to UG and Downtown

    robin d, 2 night trip, Feb 11, 2020

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  • 6.0.Good

    The staff were friendly enough, if unable to help. The in hotel restaurant had a wonderful breakfast though!

    1 night business trip, Feb 6, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great location and facilities

    John, 3 night trip with friends, Jan 23, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    It was very close to walk to many restaurants and the venue that brought us to town - the 40 watt club

    3 night romance trip, Jan 23, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    This property is a great location. It is right in the heart of Athens making it very easy to walk to everything in town.

    3 night family trip, Jan 16, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Nice room service location and staff. I’ll definitely be back.

    1 night trip with friends, Jan 11, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Easy, smooth, and quick check in. The room was perfect and offered perfect accommodations for my friends and I. This was my second time staying at this location and I most likely will return.

    1 night trip with friends, Dec 31, 2019

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