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BEST WESTERN Athens
170 North Milledge Ave., Corner of Broad St. and Milledge Ave., Athens, GA 30601-3802   |  
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Ranked #6 of 20 hotels in Athens
Tallahassee, United States
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
“Excellent Stay”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Very central location in Athens, Ga with easy access to everything. Very comfortable and clean rooms, great Free breakfast every morning, swimming pool, great and friendly staff from check in to room housekeepers. Will definitely stay here again in the future when in Athens. Recommend advance booking as they fill up almost every night!

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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11045, Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens, responded to this review, August 26, 2013
Richard H, we appreciate your review! It is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay while in Athens, and that our team made your stay a comfortable one. I will be sure to pass your comments along to my fellow staff members. Should you need anything, be sure to give us a call! 706-546-7311.
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Jackson, Ga., United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

I stay at the Best Western in Athens, Ga. probably 40 weeks a year. The owners and staff always take care of any issue I might have, which is seldom. They even try to book me in the same room as much as possible to give me a feeling of "home away from home". Mr. and Mrs. Moore, the owners, have become friends, not just someone that rents me a room for the week. Their son, Tripp, also makes sure I'm taken care of when I stay with them.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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11045, Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens, responded to this review, August 6, 2013
Thank you for the review Chuck. It has been fun getting to know you over the years, and we appreciate you being such a loyal guest as well as a member of the Best Western Rewards program. As always, let us know if you should need anything at all. I am sure we will be seeing you around the property as always! 706-546-7311.
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Havana, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

Front desk clerk and housekeeper need to remember who signs their check. The front desk clerk was unhelpful and unfriendly. The housekeeper wanted to argue with me about my conversation with the front desk and the Best Western Reservation number.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service

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11045, Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens, responded to this review, August 6, 2013
I apologize for any inconveniences that you experienced during your stay Debra A. I have some notes that you were wanting to have a 1 P.M. checkout when our actual departure time is at 11 A.M. Your request was honored, however there seems to have been a communication error between the front desk and housekeeping. For that I do apologize. We hope to see you again in the future. 706-546-7311.
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Granite
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

Room was comfortable, staff was friendly and helpful in all ways, towels always available, close to everything, pool was awesome. Quiet and peaceful...plenty of relaxation...Great breakfast. Clean and fresh...bed was wonderful. Would recommend to everyone young and old alike.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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11045, Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens, responded to this review, July 30, 2013
That is great to hear Carletta T! I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and that we were able to serve you. We will see you soon! 706-546-7311.
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Lakeland, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

We stayed for two nights and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. The hotel is close to everything in Athens. It rained a lot - so we actually spent a good amount of our stay IN the hotel and we weren't lacking anything. The accommodations were comfortable; staff was friendly; pool was refreshing! We are planning on more trips to Athens and will most likely stay at the Best Western again as it had everything that we needed - and more!

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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11045, Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens, responded to this review, July 25, 2013
Thank you for the contribution to our page LaundryMatt088022011! It sounds like you all had an excellent stay, despite the rain. Hopefully, it didn't ruin any big plans! Your review touches on what we aim to offer all guests- comfort, cleanliness, and outstanding customer service. We hope to see you and your family the next time your'e in town. Please call if you need anything! 706-546-7311.
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Panama City Beach, Florida
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17 hotel reviews
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

We pulled in late and the place was packed. Started to drive out because we don't normally stay at BW's with outside entrances due to noise, but decided to talk to reception. The guy was fantastic! We got the last room and he offered us a reduced rate. Stayed in room 201 which was directly by the outside swimming pool entrance. This being a college town and it was packed, we were afraid there was going to be a lot of noise, but there was not! The noise was minimal even with kids going into and out of the swimming area. Our king room was clean, had a very comfortable bed and comforter, couch, microwave and fridge. Breakfast could have had a better selection.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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11045, Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens, responded to this review, July 25, 2013
I am glad you gave us the opportunity to serve you Robin H! The young man you talked to was Tripp, and I will be sure to share your review with him. Being a college town, Athens can be noisy from time to time during special event weekends. At our property, however, noise is not tolerated whatsoever. We go to great lengths to ensure that our guests have a pleasant stay in a crisp environment. Hope to see you soon! 706-546-7311.
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Charlotte, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

have stayed for work more than once, and will return. Front desk staff is always helpful and makes me feel appreciated as a customer. They try to accommodate requests. Parking lot could be a little bigger, but rooms are great.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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11045, Manager at BEST WESTERN Athens, responded to this review, July 25, 2013
Thrilled to hear that you have chosen us on more than one occasion Cameron W! We take pride in our service, and a response like yours couldn't make me happier! We hope to see you next time you are in Athens. Should you need anything, don't hesitate to call 706-546-7311.
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Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Athens

Also Known As:
Best Western Athens Hotel
Best Western Athens Hotel Athens
Best Western Colonial Hotel
Athens Best Western
Address: 170 North Milledge Ave., Corner of Broad St. and Milledge Ave., Athens, GA 30601-3802
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Location: United States > Georgia > Athens
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Athens
#3 Business Hotel in Athens
#4 Family Hotel in Athens
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located on prestigious Milledge Avenue in the heart of Athens Historic District. Cozy, Courtyard, layout with controlled access parking facility surrounded by beautifully restored Antebellum Homes which serve as University of Georgia Sorority and Fraternity Houses. This Best Western is only 5 city blocks from Downtown Athens and the University of Georgia Campus. Several outstanding restaurants are within walking distance of the hotel and dozens are less than 1 mile away. ... more   less 
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