Get an overview of this hotel3-star hotel with restaurant and 24-hour fitness center


Located in the heart of Athens, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Classic Center and 40 Watt Club. Sanford Stadium and University of Georgia are also within 15 minutes.

Hotel Features

A restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a 24-hour business center, coffee/tea in a common area, and a seasonal outdoor pool.

Room Amenities

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.

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Holiday Inn Athens-University Area

197 East Broad Street Athens GA 30601

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Holiday Inn Athens-University Area features a 24-hour fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access.

Business-related amenities at this 3-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. This business-friendly hotel also offers multilingual staff, coffee/tea in a common area, and concierge services. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Holiday Inn Athens-University Area is a smoke-free property.

  • Free WiFi 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 209 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Concierge services 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free self parking 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 14750 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

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

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

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

Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility without adult supervision.


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

Only service animals are allowed


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 $8.95 for adults and USD $0.00 for children (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Holiday Inn Athens-University Area
  • Holiday Inn Hotel Athens-University Area
  • Athens Holiday Inn
  • Holiday Inn Athens-University Area Hotel Athens
  • Holiday Inn Athens-University Area Hotel

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.