Accommodations


We are proud to partner with a number of outstanding hotels to bring discounted block rates to meeting attendees. All of the recommended hotels are just a short walk away from the Classic Center and from numerous restaurants, bars, and shops. Please follow the links below to learn more about accommodation options and to book a room.


Hilton Garden Inn

The Hilton Garden Inn is located in downtown Athens, just a one-minute walk from the Classic Center, making it an ideal choice for conference goers.

The Hilton has a fitness center, free wifi, and an on-site restaurant/bar. It is also within close walking distance to dozens of restaurants and bars as well as the University of Georgia Campus.

A block of rooms is reserved for May 19, 2019 - May 25, 2019. The special room rate ($149USD per night) will be available until April 21st or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

 

Hyatt Place

The Hyatt Place is located in downtown Athens, just a one-minute walk from the Classic Center.

This hotel has a fitness center, free wifi, and an on-site restaurant/bar. It is also within close walking distance to dozens of restaurants and bars as well as the University of Georgia Campus.

A block of rooms is reserved for May 19, 2019 -May 25, 2019. The special room rate ($159USD per night) will be available until April 26th or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

 

Holiday Inn

The Athens-University Area Holiday Inn is located on the northern edge of the University of Georgia’s historic campus abutting downtown Athens, Georgia. The hotel is a nine-minute walk from the Classic Center.

The Holiday Inn has a fitness center, free wifi, and an on-site restaurant/bar. It is also within close walking distance to dozens of restaurants and bars as well as the University of Georgia Campus.

A block of rooms is reserved for May 19, 2019 - May 25, 2019. The special room rate ($104 USD per night) will be available until April 19th or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

 

Alternate Accommodations

Alternate accommodations can be found throughout the Athens area including additional hotels and Airbnb properties. While all of these accommodations are in walking distance of the Classic Center and downtown Athens, inexpensive ride-share services such as Lyft and Uber are available and widely used in Athens. Rides within and around Athens typically cost less than $10USD.

Additional accommodations near the Classic Center include:

  • The Graduate (a six-minute walk to the Classic Center)

  • The Georgia Center (a twenty-five-minute walk to the Classic Center)

  • Hotel Indigo (a seven-minute walk to the Classic Center)

  • Spring Hill Suites by Marriott (a ten-minute walk to the Classic Center)

  • Courtyard by Marriott (an eleven-minute walk to the Classic Center)

  • Airbnb (distance varies)