Hotels in Athens, Tennessee

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Athens overview

Athens is a budget-friendly place unique for its museums. You'll enjoy the abundant coffee and bar choices. Visitors can plan a fun excursion to Rock Springs Golf Course and Ridgewood Golf Club. Be sure stop by Tennessee Wesleyan College and Veterans Memorial Park while you're here. A family- and business-friendly area, Athens also has something for everyone.

Where to stay in Athens

Featuring accommodation choices that can meet everyone's needs, Athens is the place to go. There are 46 hotels in the Athens area, some with discounts of up to 15%.
  • • 29 2-star hotels with an average price of $44 per night
  • • 17 3-star hotels with an average price of $49 per night

Here are the top hotels based on 2110 user reviews of Athens hotels:
  • • Holiday Inn Express Athens (Athens)
  • • Comfort Inn Athens (Athens)
  • • Hampton Inn Athens (Athens)
  • • Days Inn - Athens (Athens)
  • • Motel 6 Athens (Athens)

How to get to Athens

Fly in to Chattanooga, TN (CHA-Chattanooga Metropolitan), 43.1 mi (69.3 km) from downtown Athens. Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson) is the next closest major airport, 43.5 mi (70 km) away.

What to see around Athens

Fun activities in the area include these attractions:
  • • Rock Springs Golf Course
  • • White Oaks Golf Course
  • • Ridgewood Golf Club
  • • Madisonville Golf Center
  • • Dayton Golf and Country Club
Here are some local highlights:
  • • Regional Park
  • • McMinn County Living Heritage Museum
  • • McMinn Field
  • • Tennessee Wesleyan College
  • • Veterans Memorial Park

When to visit Athens

Wondering what time of year to travel, or what clothes to pack? Here are seasonal norms to help you with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 66°F day, 26°F night
  • • April-June: 88°F day, 40°F night
  • • July-September: 88°F day, 51°F night
  • • October-December: 77°F day, 26°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 15.1 inches
  • • April-June: 13.6 inches
  • • July-September: 13.3 inches
  • • October-December: 13.6 inches