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Overview of Holiday Inn Athens-University Area

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Bar
Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board

4.2/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast Available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing

Explore the area

    Popular LocationClassic Center5 min walk
    Popular Location40 Watt Club7 min walk
    Popular LocationSanford Stadium11 min walk
    AirportAthens, GA (AHN-Ben Epps)7 min drive
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  • Standard Room

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking
  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsStandard Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsExecutive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Roll-In Shower)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Roll-In Shower)
  • Executive Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsExecutive Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

About this area

Athens

Located in Athens, Holiday Inn Athens-University Area is in the city center. T.R.R. Cobb House and Sanford Stadium are local landmarks, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit J&J Flea Market and Georgia Square Mall. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • 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

Restaurants

  • Redfearn Grille — 1 min walk
  • The Globe Bar — 3 min walk
  • Copper Creek — 3 min walk
  • South Kitchen + Bar — 4 min walk
  • The Last Resort — 5 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Athens-University Area

3-star hotel, walk to University of Georgia
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a 24-hour fitness center and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a 24-hour business center, coffee/tea in a common area, and a seasonal outdoor pool. All 209 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves. Other amenities available to guests include room service, coffee makers, and pillow menus.
Holiday Inn Athens-University Area offers 209 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. A pillow menu is available. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking: USD 5.00 per night

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10 AM: USD 8 for adults and USD 30 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

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

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Pillow menu
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 5:30 AM
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 8 for adults and USD 30 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 5.00 per night
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
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 credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
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
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQIA friendly)

Property is also known as

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Athens Holiday Inn
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Holiday Inn Athens-University Area and receive a full refund?
Yes, Holiday Inn Athens-University Area offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Holiday Inn Athens-University Area cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Holiday Inn Athens-University Area have a pool?
Yes, this property has a seasonal outdoor pool.
Is Holiday Inn Athens-University Area pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Athens-University Area?
Self parking is available for USD 5.00 per night.
What time is check-in at Holiday Inn Athens-University Area?
Check-in is from 3 PM - 5:30 AM.
What time is check-out at Holiday Inn Athens-University Area?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is Holiday Inn Athens-University Area located?
Located in the heart of Athens, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of University of Georgia and Classic Center. 40 Watt Club and Sanford Stadium are also within 15 minutes.
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5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
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3 - Okay
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2 - Poor
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1 - Terrible
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4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

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Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
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!
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
It was difficult to find the front entrance. Otherwise a great stay!
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

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