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Hotel Indigo Athens-University area

3.5 of 5 Boutique Hotel   |   500 College Ave, Athens, GA 30601
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Ranked #2 of 20 hotels in Athens
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
swampdonkey81 Dallas, Texas
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dallas, Texas
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Weekend stay for wedding was very average. Rooms are modern and clean . Amenities of a holiday Inn at best and large prices .Rooms were noisy Parking was a hassle and no bell service. The front desk was friendly . We had a 2nd floor corner suite no real balcony or view. .

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New London, Connecticut
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60 reviews 60 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very modern in all aspects. Beautiful entry with amazing bar/resteraunt with friendly staff, great food, and fast service. Local beers on tap were amazing and bottle selection fantastic. pretty good prices for a hotel. First room was standard king. my wife did not car for the lack of dresser. Broken shower door handle on frame less shower door got us... More

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Atlanta, GA
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a really nice stay at the Indigo. Bear in mind, we had a super-low block rate, so I didn't walk in expecting a four-star experience. The beds were great and the efficient layout made the most of the space in the room. We were impressed with how clean the rooms and common areas were, and when we were... More

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New York City, New York
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51 reviews 51 reviews
13 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If staying in Athens, Ga. and your primary concern is for an ultra- modern beautiful lobby with mini art display, ultra- modern decor in your room, and an ultra 'green', "we recycle everything" philosophy this hotel is for you. If, however, you're seeking creature comforts (such as a room with someplace other then the bed or an office chair to... More

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barryrutherford, General Manager at Hotel Indigo Athens-University area, responded to this review

Dear Lewis S, I would like to personally apologize for your recent experience at our hotel. I was unaware at the time of the issues you encountered, and all of these items should have been taken care during your stay. I wish we could have done a better job of making sure your elder mother felt safer in her room... More

Belton, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Location is great; we could just about walk to all the places we wanted to visit. Staff were excellent and very courteous. We had a great time while there. Lots of places to eat very close by but the food prepared and served at Hotel Indigo was also excellent.

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Fort Myers Fl
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Best of services. Staff and GM fabulous. Loved the ambience. A very welcoming place to stay away from home. Tremendous experience , and one in which we will experience again. The outstanding use of natural materials, such as old discarded wood from some old factories in the Athens area and which were incorporated into the overall decor was a super... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Austin at the front desk is unbelievable. He accommodated each one of my strange work related requests & went above & beyond to assure I was satisfied with my stay. This is hands down the best hotel in Athens & I was able to appreciate & enjoy the experience thanks to his help:)

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barryrutherford, General Manager at Hotel Indigo Athens-University area, responded to this review

Dear Dollywat, Thank you for your recent review and also staying with us at Hotel Indigo-Athens. I appreciate your comments about Austin which I have passed along. So glad you chose to spend your time in Athens with us, and if there is anything we can do for you in the future please let one of our staff members know.... More

Atlanta, Georgia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've stayed here several times and loved it. Beautiful modern hotel concept. LEED award hotel for sustainable design. Nice lobby bar. Easy walk to dining, nightlife, Georgia Theater, Civic Center events. Great value through Hotels.com if you can guess the hotel. Our favorite destination in Athens.

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barryrutherford, General Manager at Hotel Indigo Athens-University area, responded to this review

Dear NAB3ATL, You're extremely kind to complete the TripAdvisor review on our hotel in downtown Athens. We strive to be PERFECT as you say in everyone we serve. We hope you have an opportunity to return to Athens and stay with us yet again. Thank you and enjoy your week. Sincerely, Barry Rutherford General Manager More

Garden City, Georgia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Indigo over the 4th of July weekend and we are so glad we stayed then. Since the students are out of classes and from what I was told allot of people head to Atlanta the hotel was nice and quiet which is how we like it. The hotel is a boutique type so... More

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barryrutherford, General Manager at Hotel Indigo Athens-University area, responded to this review

Dear TCobb, What a nice review. Thank you so much for those wonderful comments on our hotel and staff. It's absolutely critical to our staff that they hear from guests like you, that provides them with reward for doing all they can for our guests, so thank you so much for that. We appreciate you recognizing some of the unique... More

Newport Beach, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is no better way to describe this hotel than completely and totally awesome . The outside of the hotel is really unique. It looks like a hybrid between an old barn and an ultra-modern building. Once you walk inside, though, the atmosphere is nothing but chic and modern. The furniture and decor in the lobby is hip yet understated,... More

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barryrutherford, General Manager at Hotel Indigo Athens-University area, responded to this review

Dear Anna, What an absolute wonderful review. Thank you for doing so. All of the staff at Hotel Indigo were made aware of your journey and we did all we could to make sure you had a pleasant stay. You INSPIRED all of us with your RUN from Venice, CA to NYC. We are all following your progress and keeping... More

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Address: 500 College Ave, Athens, GA 30601
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Location: United States > Georgia > Athens
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Indigo Athens-University area 3.5*
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