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4.3 out of 5

"The hotel was just what we expected. Location is perfect. Staff helpful and professional. Nice bar area. Rooms and bed comfortable. " More

By a verified traveler on Tue 26 Apr 2022

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Hotel Description

3-star hotel near University of Georgia

In entertainment district

You'll be steps from Classic Center and a 5-minute walk from University of Georgia with a stay at this well-placed hotel. Also, 40 Watt Club is within half a mile (1 km) and Sanford Stadium is within 2 miles (3 km).

Renovated in 2017

This hotel features a restaurant, a gym, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 3 conference rooms, as well as the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Self parking, a garden, and dry cleaning are also offered.

Free Internet, flat-screen TVs

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, the 185 guestrooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, as well as flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities include room service, coffee/tea makers, and hair dryers.

Room, Accessible

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
$123* Per night/room Jun 5 - Jun 6

One King Bed, Accessible

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, Accessible

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Room, Accessible

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

One King Bed, Non-Smoking, Accessible

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown ratings based on 17 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown

Everyone (9) Couples (1) Family (3)
5 out of 5
The hotel was just what we expected. Location is perfect. Staff helpful and professional. Nice bar area. Rooms and bed comfortable.

Posted by , from racine on Apr 26, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

May 8, 2022 by Anna J

Thank you for staying with us while in Athens!

3 out of 5
Noise from surrounding nightlife was loud. Staff was not at front desk for check in

Posted by on Oct 25, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 31, 2021 by Alex C.

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at our hotel. We look forward to hosting you again soon!

5 out of 5

Posted by on Aug 1, 2021

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1 out of 5

Posted by on Jun 27, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 13, 2021 by Anna J

Thank you for staying with us. We apologize for not meeting expectations and hope you will give us another try the next time you are in the Classic City

5 out of 5
The location is great!!! Parking isn’t outrageous and the beds were comfy.

Posted by on Mar 18, 2021

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Apr 2, 2021 by Anna J

We're so glad you enjoyed your time in the Classic City! We hope to see you again soon.

3 out of 5
You could hear the music from the surrounding bars, making it very hard to fall asleep before 3am

Posted by on Nov 19, 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Nov 8, 2019

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5 out of 5
Staff was super friendly and very helpful during check-in. Breakfast was good and location was right in the middle of everything downtown Athens has to offer.

Posted by on Sep 7, 2019

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5 out of 5
Centrally located. The king bed plus pull out room was excellent- spacious and with a great view. Appreciated having a water cooler and some snacks available in the lobby.

Posted by on May 22, 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on Feb 24, 2019

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About the Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown

Location 390 E Washington Street, Athens, GA 30601

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. There's an onsite business center. Public spaces have free WiFi. Event space at this hotel measures 2200 square feet (198 square meters). The business-friendly Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown also features a fitness center, a garden, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Parking is available for a fee. A complete renovation of Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown was completed in 2017. This 3-star Athens hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 185 guestrooms or units
  • 8 levels
  • 2200 sq ft of conference space
  • 198 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 2005
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Garden
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Bar or lounge
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown offers 185 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. 43-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy breakfast daily.

Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 2 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 50.00 per accommodation, per stay
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 75 lbs)
  • Pets cannot be left unattended
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information, you can reach out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

Policies

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

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, debit cards, and cash. 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. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of CleanStay (Hilton).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Pets cannot be left unattended
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: USD 9.95 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 10.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 50.00 per accommodation, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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  • Athens Hilton Garden Inn
  • Hilton Athens
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  • Athens Hilton Garden Inn
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You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • To make arrangements to bring your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.