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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 5 October 2013

Some of the reviews here are a bit hysterical. Yes, it's old, worn and cheap (except on football weekends, when it's not cheap at all). But we stayed here when it was the only room we could get for a big game, and it was fine. The manager kindly offered to let us look around before checking in. Room was...

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Hattiesburg
Reviewed 2 October 2013

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California
Reviewed 28 September 2013

The Travelodge Athens is not meant to be a luxury hotel. This is an older property within walking distance of downtown Athens. They keep prices low. The staff are fairly friendly. TV with nice selection of cable channels. Microwave and fridge. The interior walkway is bit worn. Rooms are decent and clean. You will notice some wear-and-tear in spots. Free...

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Cary, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 September 2013

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Acworth, Georgia
Reviewed 31 August 2013

We were coming to town for a night-time concert and needed a place to stay and this was the last property available in Athens. We were desperate. All I can say is the previous reviews were spot-on. The sheets had dirt in them. The "fitted sheet" was merely a flat sheet thrown over the mattress and slid off all night....

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Atlanta
Reviewed 26 July 2013

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Stockbridge
Reviewed 21 May 2013

Pretty much a flop house. drapes were rotting and had holes in them. Carpet was filthy and sticky. Stairwell smelled of urine. This certainly was not worth the price paid for this room.

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Rabun County
Reviewed 21 May 2013

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Lawrenceville
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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover the historic college town of Athens, Georgia and all it has to offer while staying at the Americas Best Value Inn Athens, the best choice for business and leisure travelers alike. Ideally situated only less than a mile from the University of Georgia and historic downtown Athens, our hotel is conveniently located off Highway 441 on on West Broad Street. Key local attractions include the historic 40 Watt Club, Sanford Stadium, and University of Georgia at Athens. Our knowledgeable and helpful staff can recommend what best suits your travel itinerary. Our property offers an array of modern amenities including a free Wi-Fi, late checkout and a safety deposit box at the front desk. Sorry, no pets are allowed. Our hotel is 100 percent smoke free for our guests convenience. Start your work or sightseeing day in fine form with free continental breakfast. After a day of sightseeing, guests can relax in our seasonal outdoor pool, open May to September. Visitors in town for business will be sure to take advantage of our business services, featuring free Wi-Fi, copy, and fax services. Each of our 40 guest rooms/suites feature the ambiance of home luxuries such as free Wi-Fi, microwave, mini-fridge, coffeemaker, 32 inch flat panel cable TV, desk with lamp, and table with chairs. Iron, ironing board, and hairdryer are available upon request at the front desk. Americas Best Value Inn Athens is your best choice within the "Classic City". We offer ideal accommodations and location whether you are in town for entertainment, music and food festivals, sightseeing, wildlife activities or simply passing through on your way to Atlanta. At Americas Best Value Inn Athens our goal is to provide our guests a great experience, not just a place to stay. 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 

Additional Information about Americas Best Value Inn

Address: 898 W Broad St, Athens, GA 30601-2512 (Formerly Travelodge Athens)
Region: United States > Georgia > Athens
Price Range: RM253 - RM582 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Americas Best Value Inn 1.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Travelodge Athens Hotel Athens
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“Choose another hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles S2263QKjonathang, 1 Mar 2014 | Read review
“There are no good rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles AcworthNurse, 31 Aug 2013 | Read review
“We requested a ground floor due to phyical limitations lot of partying night before the game and loud the night after the game........it's a college town.”
 of 5 bubbles Gary_Roberson, 26 Nov 2012 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else.”
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 of 5 bubbles LAinGA, 25 Nov 2012 | Read review
“Avoid room 215”
 of 5 bubbles Electraglide_rider, 4 Apr 2012 | Read review
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