Hotels in Athens, Georgia

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Athens overview

You can take in the local culture of Athens at Classic Center and 40 Watt Club. And while you're here, be sure to stop by Sanford Stadium and Georgia Museum of Art. Whatever your interests are, Athens has something for you.

Where to stay in Athens

A welcoming city, Athens has a variety of hotels and other lodging options. There are 28 hotels in Athens and you can shop as many as 60 deals for rooms on, some with discounts of up to 30%. We have room prices starting at 40 USD per night and here's a breakdown of hotels by star rating in Athens as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 3 4-star hotels from 146 USD per night
  • • 38 3-star hotels from 75 USD per night
  • • 27 2-star hotels from 45 USD per night

How to get to Athens

Fly into Athens, GA (AHN-Ben Epps), 3 mi (4.8 km) from the heart of Athens.

What to see around Athens

The area's cultural scene stands out, and places to visit include:
  • • Classic Center
  • • 40 Watt Club
  • • Georgia Museum of Art
Below are some shopping areas where you can find that perfect souvenir—or simply browse:
  • • J&J Flea Market
  • • Georgia Square Mall
Enjoy the university setting or the collegiate vibe around the area of:
  • • University of Georgia
  • • Lanier Technical College Winder
Some recommended places to see include:
  • • Sanford Stadium
  • • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

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: 70°F day, 33°F night
  • • April-June: 91°F day, 46°F night
  • • July-September: 92°F day, 57°F night
  • • October-December: 79°F day, 33°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 13.15 inches
  • • April-June: 10.31 inches
  • • July-September: 11.97 inches
  • • October-December: 11.10 inches