We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Athens

#3 of 10 Hotels in Athens
Certificate of Excellence
2.5 of 5
Hotel website
Hotel deals
555 East State Street, Athens, OH 45701
Special Offer
Save 10-30%
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Athens
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
Ranked #3 of 10 Hotels in Athens
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
ICness Holland, Michigan
Write a Review

108 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    43
    48
    11
    2
    4
See reviews for
40
25
8
20
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (14)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (108)
  • Mar-May only
    (26)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (30)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (31)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (21)
All months
Holland, Michigan
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
21 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The good: Lots of well-lit and convenient parking Rooms and common areas were very clean WiFi worked great Beds were comfortable, good pillow variety Front desk staff was very good The not-so-good: Costs more per night on weekends than the top luxury hotels in downtown Cleveland or Columbus. You read that right. Despite the high cost, thin towels and bargain... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bloomington, Indiana
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were greeted by a friendly and efficient staff who welomed us and our two big dogs with open arms. Pet rooms are available, check for details. The city park with a designated off leash dog park is located behind the hotel! Clean modern rooms, nice pool, daily newspapers, good breakfast. Located just off the freeway with an Applebees and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
New Jersey
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very Clean Hotel, The Rooms Were quite nice as well, Great Location! right on the busiest street in athens, Only a Short Walking distance to Various Restaurants, Walmart and Shopping Centers..etc. Small Hotel but it's an inn express!!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We stayed at this hotel last minute and it was great! Very clean room, and bathroom. I was very pleasantly surprised at how comfortable our room was. They only charged us an extra $15.00 for our dog which I felt was very reasonable. We will definitely be back if we are in need of a hotel and driving through this... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Washington, Michigan, United States
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

Nice hotel with clean rooms and really good breakfast. Pet fee just $15. Staff really nice and helpful. Nice dog park next door and restaurants all around the area. Just on the freeway exit... I would definitely stay here again!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We stayed here on a college visit trip while visiting Ohio University. The place was very clean and I loved the choice in types of pillows! Also it is pet-friendly and there is a dog park (converted from a baseball field) right behind the hotel, what a great surprise!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Columbus, Ohio
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

We have stayed here a couple of times with my daughter's equestrian team. Two nights in 2013 and 1 night in December 2014. Both times we had good experiences. The staff was friendly, helpful and efficient. The rooms were clean and comfortable. A continental breakfast is included and it was good consisting of eggs, biscuits, sausage, waffles, etc. The first... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Cincinnati, Ohio
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
30 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

When I visit Athens, Ohio, I almost always stay at the Holiday Inn Express. It's a short cab ride away from the uptown area and lots of stuff to do. The staff is also very friendly and makes your stay as easy as possible.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We Visited Athens after the big fire in downtown and decided on the Holiday inn express right next to rt 33 on State st. We were having a family gathering on Friday night at JackieO's which burnt down. We called the Holiday in at last notice to ask about there comf room but it was booked. They suggested the breakfast... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Rhode Island
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I was in town for one night on a business trip, and my stay at this hotel could not have been better. The check in was quick and easy...and I somehow ended up as the "Guest of the Day", which scored me a free T-shirt! I got to the room, and for a moderately priced hotel, it was perfect. The... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

28 photos of this hotel

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (28)
Viewed
Room/suite (16)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Other (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay

Amenities

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question