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Top Rated Athens Hotels

Fairfield Inn & Suites Athens
Fairfield Inn & Suites Athens
2.5 out of 5.0 21282 Athens Limestone Ln, Athens
Free Cancellation
$101
4.8/5 (4 reviews)

Very clean hotel and rooms. Great lighting parking lot. Located next to plenty of restaurants.

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2018
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Athens
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Athens
2.5 out of 5.0 16074 Athens Limestone Blvd, Athens
Free Cancellation
$110
4.3/5 (3 reviews)

Typical holiday inn. Everything you'd expect from a holiday inn

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2016
Hampton Inn & Suites Athens I-65
Hampton Inn & Suites Athens I-65
2.5 out of 5.0 1222 Kelli Dr, Athens
Free Cancellation
$116
4.2/5 (8 reviews)

excellent location JUST OFF INTERSTATE 65 IN ATHENS, Alabama. Friendly staff, very clean rooms, indoor swimming pool excellent, work out room excellent, ok small hot breakfast. Close to restaurants.

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2014
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Athens Alabama
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Athens Alabama
2.0 out of 5.0 1322 Highway 72 E, Athens
Free Cancellation
$63
4.1/5 (11 reviews)

I really enjoyed my stay. The hotel is clean and the room was nice. I had zero issues during my stay. I’d definitely stay there again.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2018
Best Western Athens Inn
Best Western Athens Inn
2.5 out of 5.0 1329 US Highway 72 E, Athens
Free Cancellation
$70
3.7/5 (22 reviews)

The rooms are newly re done very nice. The coffee is very good and the nice free breakfast

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2019
Super 8 by Wyndham Athens
Super 8 by Wyndham Athens
2.0 out of 5.0 1325 Hwy 72 East, Athens
Free Cancellation
$51
3.5/5 (4 reviews)

Driving through and need a break from the road. Wanted something that was inexpensive and although always a little leery of inexpensive hotels this was perfect for our needs. Pet friendly, clean room, breakfast was ok, but would definitely stop again!

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2014
Sleep Inn Athens I-65
Sleep Inn Athens I-65
2.5 out of 5.0 1115 Audubon Lane, Athens
Free Cancellation
$60
3.0/5 (3 reviews)

A/C was set at 61*....and felt like 72...not what you want to think about late at night when you get in ...thinking a/c isn't going to work right. Everything else was fine....

Reviewed on May 9, 2018
Travel Inn - Athens
Travel Inn - Athens
2.5 out of 5.0 1218 Kelli Drive, Athens
Free Cancellation
$54
2.8/5 (8 reviews)

Basics...clean and comfortable with a convenient location. Full size refrigerator in the room as well!

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2018
Econo Lodge
Econo Lodge
1.5 out of 5.0 1500 Highway 72 East I 65 Exit 351, Athens
Free Cancellation
$42
1.9/5 (16 reviews)

Pretty sketchy crowd around this place. They also refuse to provide any extra pillows.

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2019

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Finding a Hotel in Athens


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Accommodations in Athens


Orbitz can help you find lodging that has all the amenities you want in a hotel, whether that's free parking, a kitchen, or a pool.

If you want an early meal before hitting the trail to discover the area, think about one of these Athens properties, recommended by guests for their good free breakfast:

  • Quality Inn Athens
  • Best Western Athens Inn
  • Super 8 by Wyndham Athens

Go for a swim when you stay at one of these Athens properties, noted for their pools.

  • Best Western Athens Inn
  • Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Athens Alabama
  • Travel Inn - Athens

What's the Weather Like in Athens?


Debating whether you're going to need a lightweight jacket or a down coat while you're visiting? Athens is typically warmest in August and July, while it’s usually the chilliest in January and December. The rainiest months are December and March, while the driest months are normally October and August. Here's a rundown of rain and seasonal temperatures so you're completely prepared for all that Mother Nature can toss your way:


  • January to March: average temp during the day is 69°F and 31°F at night
  • April to June: average temp during the day is 90°F and 45°F at night
  • July to September: average temp during the day is 91°F and 55°F at night
  • October to December: average temp during the day is 79°F and 32°F at night
  • Annual rainfall average: 53.39 inches

Things to See and Do in Athens


While you're here, you may want to grab some grub or libations at the restaurants historic Athens is known for. Discover these noteworthy sights during your visit:

  • Houston Memorial Library
  • Alabama Veterans Museum & Archives
  • Big Spring Park
  • Athens State University
  • Fairview Park
  • Christopher Park

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