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Athens

Plan your upcoming trip and leave the stress at home. Athens has a number of inspirational attractions that you and your family can discover.

Accommodation in Athens

Athens has 40 hotels for you to choose from, which you can check out and reserve on Travelocity's Athens lodging page.

If you're seeking a lavish experience, you might like to reserve a room at the Hotel Indigo Athens University Area or the Best Western Athens. If those aren't right for your present needs, maybe you'll prefer the Comfort Inn And Suites Athens, at 3980 Atlanta Hwy, or the Hilton Garden Inn Athens Downtown, situated at 390 E Washington Street.

Athens Vacation Packages

Around 120,000 people reside in or around this Central Georgia area.

It is about 60 miles (97 kilometers) west of the state capital, Atlanta, and is only 10 miles (16 kilometers) to the south of Bishop.

Take it easy with your kids and plan a stop at Funopolis Family Fun Center or Funopolis Family Fun Center for wholesome fun.

Look at the various plant species while you tour the State Botanical Garden of Georgia.

If you're feeling a bit worn out, take the opportunity to check out a couple of the peaceful parks in the vicinity. Rabbit Hill Park and Riverside Park are great for a delicious picnic or a refreshing walk. Alternatively, Dudley Park and North Oconee River Park are two other popular spots worth stopping by.

You'll find two guest centers in Athens. Pop in to either the Athens Welcome Center or Oconee County Welcome Center where you'll find plenty of information.

Having several very popular nature reserve areas to check out, outdoor enthusiasts often can't make a decision on which ones to visit. We recommend that you pick Hurricane Shoals Park and Heritage Village and Fort Yargo State Park to head to first. Little Mulberry Park and Sandy Creek Park are other possibilities that you might want to consider.

The Butts-Mehre Heritage Hall Sports Museum is an informative educational attraction that you should consider visiting. Walk among the exhibits and learn some new bits of information.

Athens has several gallery spaces where you can view some art. The Georgia Museum of Art and the Farmington Depot Gallery are a couple of options to begin with. The Original Fine Art Gallery and the Athens Institute for Contemporary Art are two other candidates if you would like to see more.

The impressive history museums here offer travelers a journey into the past. It should be a day filled with knowledge and fun at the Barrow County Museum and the Crawford W. Long Museum.

Armchair historians might like to visit some of the historic sites that are here. Elisha Winn House and the University of Georgia make for highly memorable day trips. Don't forget Jackson County Courthouse and the Seney-Stovall Chapel if you're hungry for more.

The Lanier Technical College Winder is not just an institution for bright students, but additionally a location worth discovering via a tour or open day.

You might be interested to find out that this area has a significant assortment of shopping complexes where you'll be able to shop as much as you want. Browse the racks and find a few souvenirs at Georgia Square Mall and J&J Flea Market, a couple of well known spots nearby. Tanger Outlets and Farmers Market are some other outlets you might like to spend some time at before going home. You just might find even better deals there.

If you enjoy live shows, you will find a couple of excellent venues here. Check what's on at 40 Watt Club and The Georgia Theatre, the area's premier spots.

Whether your group is here for a limited number of days or a week, you could make time to look into some of the lesser-known sights. Barrow County Courthouse and Dearing Street Historic District are two ways to make your time here that much more novel. Cobbham Historic District and Athens Warehouse Historic District are also frequented by knowledgeable travelers.

Packages in Athens

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Top Athens Hotels Deals

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Sleep Inn & Suites Athens

Sleep Inn & Suites Athens

109 Florence Drive, Athens
3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (10 reviews)

Situated in Athens, this hotel is 1.1 mi (1.7 km) from Georgia Square Mall and within 9 mi (15 km) of Sanford Stadium and 40 Watt Club. Classic Center and State ...

$66

$66
Wingate Athens

Wingate Athens

255 North Avenue, Athens
3.0 out of 5.0
3.3 out of 5 (11 reviews)

Situated in Athens, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Classic Center, 40 Watt Club, and Sanford Stadium. University of Georgia and Georgia Museum of Art are ...

$68

$68
The UGA Hotel and Conference Center

The UGA Hotel and Conference Center

1197 South Lumpkin St, Athens
3.5 out of 5.0
3.0 out of 5 (2 reviews)

Situated in Athens, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Georgia Museum of Art and University of Georgia. Sanford Stadium and 40 Watt Club are also within ...

$85

$85
Graduate Athens

Graduate Athens

295 E Dougherty St, Athens
4.5 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (10 reviews)

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

$111

$111
Days Inn Athens

Days Inn Athens

230 N Finley St, Athens
2.5 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (6 reviews)

Situated in Athens, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of 40 Watt Club and Classic Center. Sanford Stadium and University of Georgia are also within 1 mi ...

$56

$56
Red Roof Inn & Suites Commerce - Athens

Red Roof Inn & Suites Commerce - Athens

30747 Highway 441 South, Commerce
2.5 out of 5.0
5.0 out of 5 (2 reviews)

Located in the heart of Commerce, this hotel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Tanger Outlets and within 12 mi (20 km) of Hurricane Shoals Park and Heritage Village and ...

$49

$49
Holiday Inn Express Athens

Holiday Inn Express Athens

513 W Broad St, Athens
3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (21 reviews)

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

$71

$71
Howard Johnson Inn Athens

Howard Johnson Inn Athens

2465 W Broad St, Athens
2.0 out of 5.0
3.1 out of 5 (18 reviews)

Situated in Athens, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of 40 Watt Club, Classic Center, and Georgia Square Mall. Georgia Museum of Art and Sanford Stadium are ...

$54

$54
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Athens, GA

Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Athens, GA

236 Old Epps Bridge Road, Athens
3.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (12 reviews)

Situated in Athens, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of 40 Watt Club, Classic Center, and Georgia Museum of Art. Sanford Stadium and University of Georgia are ...

$76

$76
Holiday Inn Athens-University Area

Holiday Inn Athens-University Area

197 East Broad Street, Athens
3.5 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (25 reviews)

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 ...

$85

$85