Best Western Athens Inn

1329 Us Highway 72 East, Athens, AL 35611 United States (USA) near Exit 351 on I-65 (~0.2mi)
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2.5 Star Property
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4.0/5

Based on 509 guest reviews

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  • Our hotel comes with an outdoor pool
  • Free breakfast available
  • 83 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Check in: 03:00
  • Check out: 11:00
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 7.5/10

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Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Full Breakfast Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigerator, Coffee Maker
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Check Rates1 King Bed High Speed Internet Accessible Microwave and Refrigerator Couch Coffee Maker Iron Full Br
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Non-Smoking
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Check RatesAccessible 1 King Full Breakfast Accessible Communication Assistance
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Check RatesAccessible 1 King Mobility Accessible Communication Assistance Bathtub Full Breakfast
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Check RatesAccessible 2 Queen Mobility Accessible Communication Assistance Bathtub Full Breakfast
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Local Attractions

Hotel is located on Hwy 72, directly off I-65, exit 351, as well as across the street from Applebees, Ruby Tuesday, Logan''s Roadhouse and IHOP.

Verified Reviews of Best Western Athens Inn

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"No Return"
Overall Score2.0/ 5
This motel was not very clean and certainly not fancy. The air conditioning was very poor at removing moisture from the air. It was quite damp. Breakfast was o k. We booked with a reservation service and will not do that again. Will go elsewhere next time.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
03-May-2022 Verified Review
"Needs Update"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
we had a fraudulent charge on our credit card from the person we spoke to when we made the reservation. when we check in, the desk clerk at best western claim they knew nothing about it.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
18-Oct-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Oct 02 to Sun Oct 03 2021 at a $129.99 average nightly rate.
"Average"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Needs a update.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
06-Oct-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Oct 02 to Sun Oct 03 2021 at a $129.99 average nightly rate.
"Pleasant Experience"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Desk clerk was courteous and friendly. My room was clean and neat.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
27-Sep-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Sep 17 to Sat Sep 18 2021 at a $84.99 average nightly rate.
"Great, clean room."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Great place, excellent staff.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
09-Sep-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Wed Sep 08 to Thu Sep 09 2021 at a $69.99 average nightly rate.
"Clean perfect for our needs."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Needed pet friendly clean and comfy would stay again.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
15-Aug-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Sun Aug 15 to Mon Aug 16 2021 at a $93.99 average nightly rate.
"Great, clean room."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Keep up the good, continue what you are doing.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
16-Jul-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Jul 13 to Wed Jul 14 2021 at a $74.99 average nightly rate.
"Amazing place to stay along the highway."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Loved my stay here, I was so comfortable here, very nice and clean room and the bed was so comfortable. I have back problems and that was the first time in I can't even remember how long, I've woken up with no back pain at all. Will definitely stay here again.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
23-Jun-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Wed Jun 16 to Thu Jun 17 2021 at a $70.99 average nightly rate.
"Nice Mattresses"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
no shower curtain ?.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
03-May-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Apr 30 to Sat May 01 2021 at a $87.99 average nightly rate.
"Super glad you provide pet rooms."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Morning check out person was awesome ??.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
20-Dec-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Dec 18 to Sat Dec 19 2020 at a $87.99 average nightly rate.
"Needs some improvement."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
TV never worked. Disappointed in outside entrance.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
14-Oct-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Oct 09 to Sun Oct 11 2020 at a $108.49 average nightly rate.
"Nice place for overnight."
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Nice hotel. Friendly morning attendant.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
15-Aug-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Aug 11 to Wed Aug 12 2020 at a $58.99 average nightly rate.
"Don't get any better, Clean, good location and wonderful staff."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
I will be passing through that area soon and will need a room. Thanks.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
27-Sep-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Sun Sep 22 to Mon Sep 23 2019 at a $70.19 average nightly rate.
"Clean"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Clean and quite.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
14-May-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Mon May 13 to Tue May 14 2019 at a $69.29 average nightly rate.
"Friendly Staff"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Clean but very out dated.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
25-Apr-2016 Verified Review
4.0 out of 5. Based on 509 guest reviews

Property Description

Directly adjacent to I-65, Exit 351, this charming Athens, AL hotel is conveniently located in the heart of the Tennessee Valley. The convenience of central location offers each guest easy access to local attractions and many outdoor activities. The Best Western Athens Inn provides a LIMITED NUMBER of pet friendly rooms with all of the amenities and superb customer service expected from Best Western. Our Athens, AL hotel is only three miles from Athens State University. Hotel guests will be close to a variety of restaurants (Applebee's, Ruby Tuesdays and Logan's Roadhouse) all within walking distance of the property. Each guest room features updated bedding and bath packages, free high-speed Internet access and cable satellite television with HBO®. A micro-refrigerator is available in some rooms (Microwave available upon request). The hotel offers a complimentary full hot breakfast (including biscuits and gravy, sausage , eggs and pancakes etc.) and features an outdoor pool, exercise room, and an onsite laundry facility. The Best Western Athens Inn is located two miles from historic downtown Athens, AL and a short drive from the Space and Rocket Center Space Museum. Hotel guests can spend the day relaxing at one of the nearby parks such as Point Mallard Park or the Joe Wheeler State Park. Business travelers visiting our Athens, AL hotel will appreciate the close proximity to corporate locations including Steelcase, Delphi and Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant.Make an online hotel reservation today and save at the Best Western Athens Inn.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 03:00
Check Out: 11:00
Year of Last Renovation: 2008
Floors: 2
Rooms: 83
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 69
Handicap Rooms: 0
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 2.0 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: na
Pool Info:
Outdoor pool. Opens Memorial Day and closes Labor Day weekend
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
cancel before 4PM the day of arrival
Nightly Parking: 0
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Parking Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Day (on-site fitness center)
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day

Amenities / Features


  • Alarm clock
  • Refrigerator
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Air conditioning
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa

Airport & Shuttle Information

20 miles from Huntsville International Airport

Local Shuttle Info: NA

Breakfast Information

Free Full Hot Breakfast. 5AM to 9Am

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets may be accepted. Please contact the hotel directly for full details.

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  • Best Western offers exceptional value with great amenities including free breakfast, high-speed internet, local calls, and lond distance access. Convenient computer room in the lobby area perfect for copy and fax services, and even printing out boarding passes, maps, etc.
  • Best Western Plus offers upgraded bath amenities, an in-room mini-fridge, and a spacious work desk. Fitness room, laundry room, and business center also available. Free breakfast, high-speed internet, local calls, and long distance access
  • Best Western Premier gives guests the highest quality amenties, furnishings, and decor with personalized guest services. All rooms have a safe, mini-fridge, free high-speed internet access, free local and long distance calls, and an LCD or Plasma TV with HD channels. On-site dining, fitness room, business center, snack shop, and meeting rooms

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FAQs about Best Western Athens Inn

What time is check in?

Check in time is 03:00 based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Best Western Athens Inn have?

There are 83 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

What kind of breakfast is at Best Western Athens Inn?

Free Full Hot Breakfast. 5AM to 9Am

Can I get a AAA rate at Best Western Athens Inn?

Yes, they have stay dates that support AAA hotel discounts. Example room type: AAA CAA Rate 1 King Bed Full Breakfast Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigerator, Coffee Maker

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Best Western Athens Inn?

Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: Senior Rate Citizens 55yrs Plus or AARP ID 1 King Bed Full Breakfast Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigera

Is there a pool at Best Western Athens Inn?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Outdoor pool. Opens Memorial Day and closes Labor Day weekend.

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