Hotel’s Location in Athens, GA Is near Downtown Attractions
Experience eclectic Southern charm and a wealth of activities when you stay at the Country Inn & Suites hotel’s location in Athens, GA. Downtown attractions like 40 Watt Club and The Globe offer exciting nightlife, while the unique community of Five Points gives visitors a taste of authentic Athens culture. The State Botanical Garden of Georgia features lovely trails and native vegetation, and the Georgia Museum of Art houses fantastic collections for art aficionados. The hotel is also located just two miles from the University of Georgia, making it easy to attend sporting events, campus tours and reunions.
Stay near these Athens, GA attractions and businesses:
Festivals in Athens, GA
- 40 Watt Club (2.5 miles)
A popular "New Wave" venue, the 40 Watt Club offers some of the best live music in the country.
Phone: +1 (706) 549-7871
- Athens Regional Medical Center (1.4 miles)
Athens Regional Medical Center is general medical and surgical hospital in Athens, GA. It is also one of only eight Level II centers in Georgia.
- Athfest 2015 (2.4 miles)
Athfest is an annual multi-day music, arts, film and kids festival in Athens, GA. It will be held June 24-28 in downtown Athens, GA. All proceeds benefit AthFest Educates.
- Caterpillar (6.6 miles)
Caterpillar is a manufacturer of construction and mining equipment. Caterpillar recently built manufacturing plant in Athens, GA.
- Five Points (2.5 miles)
This district, full of shops, bars, restaurants and coffeehouses, lies just a block from the University of Georgia and is the place to go if you want a true Athens experience.
- Georgia Museum of Art (3.5 miles)
Art buffs, don’t miss your chance to see the official state museum of Georgia, which is located on the East Campus of UGA and features captivating exhibits for all ages.
Phone: +1 (706) 542-GMOA
- St. Mary’s Hospital (.7 mile)
St Mary’s Hospital is a winning general medical and surgical hospital in Athens, GA. This hospital is sponsored by Catholic Health Ministries and part of the Trinity Health nationwide system of care.
- Terrapin Brewery (2.9 miles)
Terrapin Beer Company is an Athens microbrewery. The brewery is open for tours Wednesday through Saturday. Our Terrapin Beer Co Experience includes two tickets, two souvenir Terrapin Beer company glasses and more! Learn more. (link to package offer page http://www.countryinns.com/offers/7608809)
- The Globe (2.1 miles)
This exceptional hangout spot features a full bar and menu, more than 50 single malts, 30 wines, 70 bottled beers and an impressive array of draughts.
Phone: +1 (706) 353-4721
- The State Botanical Garden of Georgia (5.4 miles)
With more than 300 acres that are open to the public daily without an admission fee, this arboretum showcases the area’s local beauty with three different walking tours.
Phone: +1 (706) 542-1244
Athens is a vibrant city with many exciting events and festivals throughout the year, such as the annual Human Rights Festival, Taste of Athens, Athens Music and Arts Festival, Classic City Brew Fest and The Twilight Series, a series of bicycle races held each spring. Check out the hotel's Athens Events page
for more information.Directions to the Hotel
: Take 85 N to 316 E. Follow 316 E until it merges into the Atlanta Hwy (Broad St). The hotel is one mile down, on the left.From I-85:
At Commerce, take US 441 S. Turn right to merge onto Athens Perimeter Hwy. Take exit 18 for US 78 E/Atlanta Hwy/GA 10 toward Monroe. Turn left at US 78 E, turn left onto Old Epps Bridge Rd.From US 78 W
: Take business US 78 E through downtown on Broad St. The hotel is three miles down, on the right.