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Americas Best Value Inn Athens

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2808 Decatur Pike, Athens, TN 37303
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Ranked #8 of 10 hotels in Athens
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Oldsmar, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Overall, nice Clean room but I had a problem with the shower. The handle should be pushed up, so I did that. The water came out either very hot or very cold. I was in the shower for 45 minutes trying to regulate the water, not as big of a deal as when I called down to I guess someone... More

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abviathens, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn Athens, responded to this review

Dear hjohnnym, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. I am sorry for taking so long to respond. I am concerned about the issues you had with our shower. We normally don't have any issues with our showers not working properly. I am not sure exactly what happened. However, we have rented the room to several other guests without... More

Clinton, Tennessee
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

Rooms need basic remodeling, but everything was clean and the service was great both times I stayed there. Really enjoyed checking in and getting lots of local info from Sherry at the desk! Overall, a really great stay for the price.

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abviathens, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn Athens, responded to this review

Dear Tiffany771, On behalf of the staff of Americas Best Value Inn, I would like to personally thank you for sharing a review with us. Sorry for taking so long to respond. I am glad that you enjoyed our clean rooms and friendly service. That is what separates us from the rest! Regards, Sherri, Americas Best Value Inn-Athens, TN More

Headland, Alabama, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

I stayed at this motel for 15 months and was treated very well. Never had a hard time with any problems. Everyone there was helpful. Would stay there again if working in that area.

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abviathens, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn Athens, responded to this review

Dear Walt, Thank you for sharing a review with us. We are so pleased to have you as our guest. If you should ever return to the area, we would love to have you stay with us again. Kindest Regards, Sherri-GM Americas Best Value Inn-Athens, TN More

London, Ohio
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

we stayed there last sun night , ,we got the room food and drinks in fridge from before ,not 1 towel ,matreses are brown ,we ask night shift for an extra sheet ,they said they werent allowed giving extra ,we had to use our own toilet paper ,very rude service stayer BEWARE

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abviathens, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn Athens, responded to this review

Dear Shanda M, Thank you for sharing your opinion with us. I am sorry to hear about the negative experience you encountered during your stay. Please know that all complaints will be further investigated and the appropriate action taken. We hope that give us another opportunity to serve you. Regards, Sherri-GM Americas Best Value Inn-Athens TN More

Houston, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2011

America's Best value Inn in Athens, Tennessee is an affordable and modest motel. Nothing fancy, just clean. It is a good value but what puts it over the edge is Sherry the night desk clerk! She makes you feel at home! I highly recommend it to anyone looking for a good value on a budget or if you just don't... More

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Dear D R, I appreciate the fact that you took the time to share a review with us. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed our friendly service. We hope that you stay with us again or at another one of our Americas Best Value Inns across the Country. Regards, Sherri-GM Americas Best Value Inn-Athens TN More

Decatur, Alabama
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2011

I know alot of guys staying here due to the construction work in this area....i am writing this on their behalf.....AS STATED ON WEBSITE...they have a pool...ITS BROKEN...they have a laundrymat on premises....NO THEY DONT....roaches are in the rooms....the continental breakfast is.... COFFEE AND SNACK...THATS IT...lady at front desk is very rude....microwave went out in room...replaced with a much smaller... More

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Sherri H, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn Athens, responded to this review

We are sorry this guest had a less than perfect stay. We strive to maintain our property in a neat and clean manner. We hope this guest will stay with us soon again. More

Baltimore, Maryland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2010

Torn curtains, holes everywhere..in furniture, in rugs, in bedspread, in door, walls, you name it! Stunk to high heaven. Thin sheets, pillowcase had to be replaced on request. Drunks staying in other rooms...If I hadn't been so tired I would have RUN...YOU DO THE SAME>>>RUN...LEAVE SKIDMARKS!!! DO NOT STAY HERE> AHHHHHHH!!!

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Address: 2808 Decatur Pike, Athens, TN 37303
Location: United States > Tennessee > Athens
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Americas Best Value Inn Athens 2*
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Americas Best Value Inn welcomes you to Athens, Tennessee, known as the "Friendly City". Nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, Athens offers a southern hospitality that grew during the years when it was a small agricultural center. For the adventurous, we are a short drive from the Smokey Mountain Cherahola Skyway and the famous Dragon Back, boasting more hairpin turns than any other 13 mile stretch of road in the United States. Nearby is the Fort Loudoun State Historic Area which provides a glimpse of life during the time of the French and Indian War. The historic park also offers hiking, boating, fishing, picnicking, and special events. Our hotel is also near the Tennessee Wesleyan College, Rhea County Courthouse (famous for the Scopes monkey trial), and McMinn County Living Heritage Museum. The Congress Crossing Mall, Galaxy Skate Center, and Classic Lanes Bowling are also minutes from our hotel. Local restaurants include Captain D's Seafood, Ming Dynasty Chinese Restaurant, Papa John's, Ruby Tuesday, and Waffle House.Start your day with our free continental breakfast available daily from 6:30am - 9:30am. Breakfast items include donuts, orange juice, and coffee. Enjoy a family barbecue in our picnic area. Appreciate the convenience of our vending machine, and ice machine. Our front desk and lobby are open 24 hours/day. Pets are welcome for a daily charge of $5 per pet. Rest easy in our spacious guest rooms with amenities including free wireless high-speed Internet access, microwaves, cable TVs with HBO, mini-fridges, hairdryers, and free local calls. At Americas Best Value Inn Athens, We've Got You Covered from the time you hit the road until your head hits the pillow.. ... more   less 
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