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BEST WESTERN Athens Inn

#4 of 11 Hotels in Athens
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1329 US Highway 72 E, Athens, AL 35611-4405
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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chicago
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66 reviews 66 reviews
14 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We needed a pet friendly hotel on our way to FL for Spring Break. Our reservation did not show we needed a pet friendly room yet Craig at the front desk was able to accommodate and everything worked out. Staff is very helpful, breakfast is free and there is a good variety of food and the room was clean. We... More 

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WESTERN B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens Inn, responded to this review

Dear Loyal Customer, Thank you so much for your review on your recent stay with us in Athens, Alabama. We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit. Rest assured that we always go above and beyond to accommodate our guests and their furry little friends. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Lynn Horn General Manager BEST WESTERN®... More 

Rolla, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Quick and easy check-in/check-out. Utilized restaraunt discount without issue. The air conditioner worked great, plenty of hot water. Accepted my motorcycle trailer without issue and had plenty of parking.

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WESTERN B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens Inn, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank your for your positive feedback regarding your recent stay at BEST WESTERN® Athens Inn. We are happy that you were able to get the restaurant discount, and also that we had room for your trailer. We sure hope you come back to see us! Sincerely, Lynn Horn General Manager BEST WESTERN® Athens Inn More 

Wheeling, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The young woman who was at the desk when we checked in was also there in the morning when we checked out. She looked and acted very professional and was also friendly, courteous and helpful when my husband thought he lost one of the room key cards (she replaced the originals). I found the "lost" one and returned all of... More 

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WESTERN B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens Inn, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for the great review of our property! I am glad we were able to get your TV back up and running. Our guest's needs are our number one priority. Hopefully we will see you again in the near future. Sincerely, Lynn Horn General Manager BEST WESTERN® Athens Inn More 

Fort Myers, Florida
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76 reviews 76 reviews
7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's old but clean and comfortable. Friendly, hard working staff is a plus. The breakfast is better than at some BW Plus hotels we've stayed in. It's close to decent restaurants too. bla bla bla! 1234

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WESTERN B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for all of your positive feedback on your recent stay at our property. Nilda, our breakfast attendant, does an outstanding job every day. I will be sure to pass on your kind comment about the breakfast to her. We hope you will come stay with us again soon! Sincerely, Lynn Horn General Manager BEST WESTERN® Athens Inn More 

Dexter, Michigan
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good hotel for travelers. Easy to get to, well located to facilities and attractions in the area. Clean, updated appearance with very comfortable beds. Roomy accommodations looking recently renovated.

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WESTERN B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens Inn, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review of our hotel! It brings a smile to all of our staff's faces when a loyal customer notices all of the hard work going into the property. We will have even more improvements the next time you come to see us again in Athens. Hope to see you again soon! Sincerely,... More 

Butler, kentucky, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel needs upgrades due to age but service, cleanliness and quality is good..Personnel are some of the friendliest I have met. Rooms are clean and well maintained and the food for breakfast is good and kept hot, Convenience to Interstate and restaurants is exceptional.

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WESTERN B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens Inn, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the survey regarding your recent stay at BEST WESTERN® Athens Inn. We appreciate all of your positive feedback. As per your comment on upgrades, we are starting a series of renovations that will help update the appearance of the hotel. We hope you will come back to see us again soon! Sincerely, Lynn... More 

Jackson
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291 reviews 291 reviews
99 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice people in an older hotel. It's been updated but it's still old. Outside doors and bathroom was small but for an overnight stay on the way somewhere, it's a pretty good place to lay your head. The bed was fairly comfortable for s cheap bed. Didn't get a chance to eat. Left at 2:00 AM

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WESTERN B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens Inn, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review of our property in Athens, Alabama. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Rest assured that we have many new and exciting changes coming soon with our renovations taking place. We hope you will come back to see us again soon! Sincerely, Lynn Horn General Manager BEST WESTERN® Athens... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel during our drive home to Cincinnati. The hotel was clean, decent breakfast and updated. Great value compared to others in the area. Each Rooms is accessible from the outside. Right next store to Applebee's

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WESTERN B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens Inn, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for the positive review of your stay at BEST WESTERN® Athens Inn. We always try to meet all of our guest's needs in an efficient manner. Hopefully this survey will help other travelers know what to expect when traveling through the area. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Lynn Horn General Manager BEST... More 

Frankfort, Kentucky
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34 reviews 34 reviews
26 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for a quick stop over on my way to the coast. Arrived at about midnight and was met with a nice clerk who got me to my room in record time. Room was clean, wifi worked, bed was good, shower worked well, good selection of channels on a nice flat screen TV, In the morning they had... More 

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WESTERN B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens Inn, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for your detailed review of your stay with us here at BEST WESTERN® Athens Inn. I will definitely be sharing your kind comments with all of my staff. It is very important for our guests to take these surveys, as it lets us know how we are doing and how we can improve.... More 

Columbus, Ohio
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35 reviews 35 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is great for breakfast, and service. The rate was even decent. However, the fragrance of the cleaning products used is so strong, it is hard to deal with. We did not notice any mold, so it must be to mask cigarette smoke or something else. Anyway, we would have really liked this motel except for the strong smell... More 

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WESTERN B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens Inn, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, Thank you so much fr taking the time to rate our hotel. We do apologize about the smell of cleaning chemicals, but rest assured they are environmentally safe. We will be using the information you have provided to help better serve our guest's needs. We hope you come back again soon! Sincerely, Lynn Horn General Manager BEST... More 

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