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Budget Host Athens

3425 Atlanta Highway, Athens, GA 30606
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Birmingham, Alabama
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

I booked the motel through priceline. The price of the reservation was charged to my card immediately. After reading the dreadful reviews this place gets I cancelled the room, with several days to spare before any cancellation penalty would apply. 3 weeks passed and my card was not credited. I had to call priceline (actually booking.com) to seek help. I've... More 

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Cayce, South Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

Awful experience! I have been to Athens, GA many times for South Carolina football games and this was by far the worst hotel I have ever experienced - and that's after staying in the old Classic Inn a time or two. Purely disgusting! When we arrived our "non-smoking" room in 202 had the door wide open to fumigate the premise.... More 

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Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

We were coming into town for G-Day and weren't sure if our friends would be available for an overnight stay. This ended up being the only hotel available. We should have just slept in the car. 2 of the 4 lights worked in our room. We tested the smoke detectors and neither worked. There were holes in the walls, doors... More 

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Decatur, Georgia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I booked a room on line using my CC, once I arrived at the location I asked to see the room the Desk Clerk immediately informed me that one night had already been charged to my card, I still insisted on seeing the room. I would not let an animal sleep in this place, the room did not smell or... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2012

This might be the cheapest room in Athens but it's that way for a reason and not worth the money either. The walls in the rooms are incredibly thin - we heard every conversation outside and in the room next door and every car and truck that drove by on the Atlanta highway all night long. The towels have been... More 

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Toccoa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

dont even think of comming here.there is not one good thing i can say about this place.stay in your car ,its better than campus dump.bugs all over the room.bathroom was worse than a port o potty,the bed had sheet of plywood on it.this was my first trip to athens,this place made me not want to come back.all so the sign... More 

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athens
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2009

This motel is full of unfriendly people. The management thinks they can say anything about anyone. When we left we cleaned up and made up the beds and they said we took the pillows and comforters. The management at this motel will lie about anything. And call the police for no reason at all. In the office there is a... More 

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Hinesville,Ga
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2009

I am orginally from Athens and I am so embrassed that I allowed my friend to book this place. First she saw a roach crawling on her stuff...no big deal.. we killled it and tried to enjoy our trip. The next day she found a tick on her bed... OMG. This whole time I was fine. I get home and... More 

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2 Thank browneez
Athens, GA
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2008

This was the only hotel not booked up for game day in Athens that would also allow pets. Otherwise, I would never, never have stayed here. The place smelled strongly of mildew, the refrigerator wasn't working, the microwave had been burnt up, the mattress coils could be counted, the bedclothes had holes and stains, the TV went to static after... More 

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NC
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2007

This is the worst place ever. We bought a tarp to go over the bed because of the disgusting smell. The bed was 3 mattresses piled one on top of the other. There had been a leak in the ceiling in the bathroom previously and during the night we heard water dripping from the ceiling above the toilet when the... More 

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