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You may know Athens, Georgia as home to R.E.M. and the B-52s, the city Rolling Stone named "#1 College Music Scene in America." You may know it for the University of Georgia and Georgia Bulldogs, the "Classic City of the South" where rich tradition at the heart of a hip college town creates a culture unlike any other. Nestled below the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Atlanta, Athens is a harmony of old and new: wedding-perfect Antebellum architecture, contemporary art and eclectic nightlife, a Victorian-era downtown teeming with funky shops and one of the South's most progressive culinary scenes. http://www.VisitAthensGA.com Whether you're after a romantic getaway, a unique meeting destination or a quick trip from Atlanta, find what you've been missing in Athens, Georgia.   Skip to Best Places to Stay. Best Time to Visit. Visitor Information. View Map.


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The Georgia Museum of Art
The Georgia Museum of Art things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Art Museum in Athens, GA USA

The Georgia Museum of Art - free and open to the public The Georgia Museum of Art is both a university museum under the aegis of the University of Georgia and, since 1982, the official state museum of art. Located on the East Campus of UGA, in the Performing and Visual Arts Complex, it opened in 1948.


Benjamin Gibbard w/ Johnathan Rice at Georgia Theatre
Benjamin Gibbard w/ Johnathan Rice at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Apr 29, 2021 (Thursday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Benjamin Gibbard w/ Johnathan Rice April 29, 2021 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 8:30PM

Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau
Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau
Visitor Bureau in Athens, GA USA

Take a hip trip to Athens, Georgia! Let your hair down and let your mind run free through historic southern streets pulsing with creative energy. Mix it up. Mingle with athletes and artists at eclectic galleries and UGA games.

Americas Best Value Inn Athens Ga
Americas Best Value Inn Athens Ga
Hotel in Athens, GA USA
Currently as low as $59.99/night!

Budget-conscious guests who are focused on free Wi-Fi and easy entry to UGA will find the non-smoking Americas Best Value Inn Athens a great choice. Non Smoking Rooms.

Best Western Athens
Best Western Athens
Hotel in Athens, GA USA
Currently as low as $89.00/night!

Between easy campus access free Wi-Fi complimentary breakfast and pet-friendliness the Best Western Athens has plenty of value to offer our guests. Swimming Pool, Indoor Pool, Non Smoking Rooms.


Best Western Athens
Best Western Athens
Hotel in Athens, GA USA
Currently as low as $89.00/night!

Between easy campus access free Wi-Fi complimentary breakfast and pet-friendliness the Best Western Athens has plenty of value to offer our guests. Swimming Pool, Indoor Pool, Non Smoking Rooms.

Best Western Commerce Inn
Best Western Commerce Inn
Hotel in Commerce, GA USA
Currently as low as $71.37/night!

Rooms with microwaves and mini-fridges and lots of nearby outlet shopping bring our guests back to the Best Western Commerce Inn. The three-story hotel has 51 rooms with microwaves mini-fridges cable TV and free Wi-Fi.Outdoor Pool, Non Smoking Rooms.

Big Bold And Beautiful
Big Bold And Beautiful
Hotel in Greensboro, GA USA
Currently as low as $695.00/night!

Big Bold and Beautiful is set in Greensboro. This property offers access to free WiFi. With 5 bedrooms this holiday home has a terrace a living room and a flat-screen TV. The accommodation is equipped with a kitchen with a dishwasher and an oven. Non Smoking Rooms.

Budget Host Athens
Budget Host Athens
Hotel in Athens, GA USA
Currently as low as $55.00/night!

Free Wi-Fi a convenient location and well-equipped rooms are featured at the pet-friendly Budget Host Athens. The low-rise hotel's 38 rooms have free Wi-Fi cable TVs microwaves and mini-fridges. Non Smoking Rooms.


Candlewood Suites Athens
Candlewood Suites Athens
Hotel in Bogart, GA USA
Currently as low as $81.00/night!

Rolling out the red carpet for our guests and their pets with spacious suites with cozy kitchens the new non-smoking Candlewood Suites Athens is winning with fresh flair and contemporary style. This four-floor interior-corridor property offers 97 studio suites. Non Smoking Rooms.

Comfort Inn & Suites Athens
Comfort Inn & Suites Athens
Hotel in Bogart, GA USA
Currently as low as $89.00/night!

Along with the comfort of complimentary hot breakfasts and free Wi-Fi the pet-friendly Comfort Inn & Suites Athens offers a handy mall-adjacent location with temptations every which way.Outdoor Pool, Non Smoking Rooms.

Comfort Suites Commerce
Comfort Suites Commerce
Hotel in Commerce, GA USA
Currently as low as $113.05/night!

An indoor pool free hot breakfast and free Wi-Fi in every well-equipped suite are offered by the non-smoking Comfort Suites Commerce. Swimming Pool, Indoor Pool.

Country Inn & Suites By Radisson Athens Ga
Country Inn & Suites By Radisson Athens Ga
Hotel in Athens, GA USA
Currently as low as $75.65/night!

A heated pool free Wi-Fi free hot breakfast and well-equipped non-smoking suites help make Country Inn & Suites Athens one of the most popular hotels in the area among our guests. Swimming Pool, Indoor Pool, Restaurant, Non Smoking Rooms.

Country Inn & Suites By Radisson Commerce Ga
Country Inn & Suites By Radisson Commerce Ga
Hotel in Commerce, GA USA
Currently as low as $92.65/night!

An indoor pool and hot tub free Wi-Fi and breakfast and rooms with microwaves and mini-fridges are top features at the Country Inn & Suites by Carlson. Indoor Pool.

Country Inn & Suites By Radisson Commerce Ga
Country Inn & Suites By Radisson Commerce Ga
Hotel in Commerce, GA USA
Currently as low as $92.65/night!

An indoor pool and hot tub free Wi-Fi and breakfast and rooms with microwaves and mini-fridges are top features at the Country Inn & Suites by Carlson. Indoor Pool.

Courtyard Athens Downtown
Courtyard Athens Downtown
Hotel in Athens, GA USA
Currently as low as $103.00/night!

Hooked up with complimentary internet and prime access to the University of Georgia our guests say for comfort style and convenience the non-smoking Courtyard by Marriott Athens Downtown is a smart place to be.Outdoor Pool, Restaurant.

Days Inn & Suites By Wyndham Commerce
Days Inn & Suites By Wyndham Commerce
Hotel in Commerce, GA USA
Currently as low as $67.15/night!

Freebies like Wi-Fi and breakfast in a location near outlet shopping mean comfort and convenience for our guests at the Days Inn Commerce. The two-story hotel has 61 rooms featuring free Wi-Fi cable TVs and coffeemakers.Outdoor Pool, Non Smoking Rooms.

Days Inn By Wyndham Athens
Days Inn By Wyndham Athens
Hotel in Athens, GA USA
Currently as low as $72.00/night!

Starting out on a positive note with a complimentary breakfast Days Inn by Wyndham Athens located right in the heart of Athens' cool music club scene puts our guests in a prime spot.Outdoor Pool.

Days Inn By Wyndham Elberton
Days Inn By Wyndham Elberton
Hotel in Elberton, GA USA
Currently as low as $85.50/night!

Free breakfast and an outdoor pool complement the well-equipped rooms at the Days Inn by Wyndham Elberton. The 34 exterior-corridor rooms at this two-story hotel have Wi-Fi access refrigerators microwaves and coffeemakers. Suites with jetted tubs are available.Outdoor Pool, Non Smoking Rooms.

Days Inn By Wyndham Madison
Days Inn By Wyndham Madison
Hotel in Madison, GA USA
Currently as low as $72.25/night!

Surf the internet for free in rooms with coffeemakers at the Days Inn by Wyndham Madison conveniently located off I-20. The 65 exterior-corridor rooms at this low-rise Travelodge have convenient free Wi-Fi cable TVsand coffeemakers. Non Smoking Rooms.

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Athens

Places to stay


Best Places to Stay in Athens


Big Bold And Beautiful
Guest Score:
From $695 / night.


Non Smoking Rooms.
Hotel Indigo Athens - University Area
Guest Score:
From $189 / night.


Non Smoking Rooms, Restaurant.
Kirby House
Guest Score:
From $235 / night.


Swimming Pool, Non Smoking Rooms.
Springhill Suites Athens Downtown/University Area
Guest Score:
From $164 / night.


Non Smoking Rooms.
Springhill Suites Athens West
Guest Score:
From $119 / night.



Best Time to Visit Athens


The best time to visit Athens is in the spring and fall. Spring temperatures are cool with averages in the low 60's and highs in the mid 70's. Nights are cool with lows in the low 50's. Fall temperatures are cool with averages in the mid 50's and highs in the mid 60's. Fall nights are cold with lows in the mid 40's.

Visit Athens in the springSpring Summer Visit Athens in the fallFall Winter


Monthly Temperatures in Athens


Month Low Avg High
January 30.7 40.2 49.7
February 32.3 43.8 55.2
March 38.8 51.0 63.2
April 45.2 58.4 71.6
May 54.1 66.4 78.6
June 62.5 73.8 85.1
July 66.7 77.4 88.0
August 66.1 76.4 86.7
September 60.4 70.5 80.6
October 49.0 60.1 71.1
November 40.0 50.9 61.7
December 33.2 42.9 52.5

Athens Visitor Bureau


Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau

Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau





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