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The CNN Studios Center offers visitors a tour with a ride on the world’s largest free-standing escalator. The towering escalator now takes visitors up 200 feet to a 50-foot globe. Inside, they view CNN footage at interactive kiosks. If your seeking to travel in the Atlanta area, the Omni Hotel at CNN Center is the perfect choice if you want to stay right next to the famous CNN studios in the Downtown area. With great city views, this property offers a full-service fitness area, an outdoor heated pool, 24-hour dining services and business center, and a lovely coffee shop. Guest Tip: Parking can be a bit pricey at the hotel, but there is a cheaper, more affordable parking rate if you park at the Centennial Parking Garage just across the road. A moderately priced hotel right in the downtown action is the Holiday Inn Express and Suites Atlanta Downtown within walking distance to the CNN Studios Center with complimentary hot breakfast options, free Wi-Fi, and also close to the Philips Arena, World of Coca-Cola, and Centennial Olympic Park. Stay near the best attractions the city of Atlanta is proud to share with locals and travelers alike.