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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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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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98 reviews 98 reviews
19 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Hotel is in a great location and we were able to walk everywhere. Decor is very hip. Our room was nicely appointed but good grief, the floors echo every little noise! Unfortunately, our room was next door to some really loud young women who were up talking all hours of the night. It seemed like every time we were... More

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Leesburg
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55 reviews 55 reviews
13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have a yearly conference in Athens and love staying here. This is truly a unique hotel that strives to please it's customers. Front desk clerks are always more than accommodating and welcoming. If you do not want to enjoy culinary delights in Athens, the bar/restaurant has great appetizer food (wonderful french bread pizza). My only downside to this hotel... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I never stay anywhere else on trips to Athens. From the friendly front desk staff, modern and clean rooms, great toiletry products, and heavenly beds, this is a true home away from home. Management is clearly invested in making each guests stay memorable, and they are truly passionate about the excellent service they provide. If you have... More

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Atlanta
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We love, love Kimpton Hotels. On the advice of some friends we decided to upgrade from our usual Hilton Garden Inn in Athens to the Hotel Indigo. Pictures were promising - cool rooms, hip lobby and outdoor space, eco focus. Sadly, it was not to be.... Hotel Indigo is good enough, better than the Hilton. But...something is just not quite... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have always wanted to stay at Hotel Indigo-Athens and found the perfect opportunity for a wedding this summer. I am pleased to say this hotel lived up to its strong reputation in every which way! Upon arrival, we immediately loved the energy and vibe in the lobby/bar area and were greeted by the most helpful & accommodating staff members... More

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

Dear Ms Cardin M, What a pleasure it was for us to have you and your friends here with us at Hotel Indigo-Athens. Thank you for such a wonderful review of our hotel. It sounds like you all had a great time while in Athens, we are just so pleased that we were able to do our part. Come again,... More

Fernandina Beach, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the reception desk welcome to housekeeping, everyone at this hotel responded to our requests with a smile and positive attitude! Cary located information for swimming at the UGA athletic center for a one mile exercise swim. She delivered the pass key and UGA bus information to our room! Love the room cleanliness and all the availabe technology. Good for... More

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

Dear Jackie D, Thank you from our entire staff for the recent review you've shared about our hotel and staff. We appreciate all that our guests say about our hotel and appreciate your taking the time to do so. Barry Rutherford General Manager More

Atlanta, Georgia, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

A few girlfriends and I planned a trip back to Athens for a weekend of yummy food, thrift shopping, and live music. We stayed at Hotel Indigo and it was a blast! We never had to call a taxi since the hotel is conveniently located downtown. The rooms have a rad design and the artwork they used incorporated local band's... More

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

Dear Ashley, Thank you for your recent stay at Hotel Indigo Athens, glad the girls had a great time. We always appreciate hearing how our guests enjoy our location, staff and the cool vibe of the hotel. We encourage you to tell others and to let us know if you have a return visit in the near future. I'd love... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Hotel was very nice. They tried really hard to make this look first class, but it was inadequate in many respects. Lighting in the room and bathroom was dim. When I came back to my room at the end of my first day, the dirty wine glass, mugs, and used glasses have not been removed, and glasses were not replaced... More

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

Dear Nora L, I apologize that we did not meet your expectations while in Athens at our hotel. It is my understanding that your cc has been credited with the parking fee charges since you did not bring a car. As for lighting and small gym, I apologize that these did not meet your expectations either. We always ask any... More

Warner Robins, Georgia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Excellent hotel experience; from the room to the meeting space everything was great. I will stay here every time I return to Athens. Easy walk to anywhere in downtown. The staff quickly remembers you by name and is willing to help with any need you may have.

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

Dear UncleJed, Love that name btw. Thank you for staying with us on your recent visit to Athens and for taking time to mention us on TripAdvisor. We appreciate you coming, staying and telling friends and family about our unique hotel. I'm very pleased we met your expectations and we certainly hope to see you again soon. Barry Rutherford General... More

centralNJ
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17 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Enjoyed the weekend at hotel indigo. 2 nites with a Friday house party. Band and drinks included, not a bargain rate but good base to explore Athens and see a great game. Hotel has a funky design and spirit to it including a large club downstairs with limited hours.

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

Dear Shess10, So glad you enjoyed the UGA Football game weekend and that we were able to meet and exceed your expectations. Football game weekends are certainly a lot of fun for everyone and for our staff as well. We enjoy putting on a great venue for our guests, from the Rialto Club downstairs to our Fifth Birthday celebration on... More

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Address: 500 College Ave, Athens, GA 30601
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Location: United States > Georgia > Athens
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Indigo Athens-University area 3.5*
Number of rooms: 130
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