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Waltham, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the nicer Holiday Inn Express! The location worked out well for us as we hiked, went to Dayton, TN (location of the Scopes trail and also a nice hiking trail with waterfalls) and toured Athens (Mayfield Dairy, etc). Will look forward to coming back. Also, the breakfast had some different items on it that made it...

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Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed one night on our way home from Florida. Had a king room and it was quite roomy. Room was clean and comfortable. The only issue was not being able to check-in when we arrived at 5:30PM. (Very curious that housekeeping was still working so late in the day.) We decided to grab dinner at the nearby Cracker Barrel and...

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Melissa C, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Athens, responded to this review

KarenSMichigan, Thank you so much for your review! We apologize about the delay on getting into your room. We have been short staffed lately but we are happy that when you returned from dinner, your room was ready and waiting for you! We hope that next time you are in the area you choose to stay with us. It would...

Knoxville
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel because we attended a wedding in Athens. It was very clean and had no odors in the room. The breakfast the next morning was good. It had a lot of variety to eat. If ever in Athens, TN again will stay here again.

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Colorado
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is well located. Rooms are clean, if not in need of an update here and there and need to look up and clean out cobwebs on the ceilings.They might have been understaffed as we had to call to get our room serviced as it hadn't been done by 4pm one night and 5pm another. Each time staff was...

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Ajax, Canada
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We stopped for the night on our way to Florida. The room was large, very clean and comfortable. I had enough space to do my stretching exercises. Check in was easy. Staff are very friendly. There are a few restaurants within walking distance. The hotel is right off the I-75, which made it very convenient. Price is very reasonable with...

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Walkerton, Indiana
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Just passing through but it was as expected it clean, quiet, and a great morning breakfast, only thing I would have liked is the heating unit to run constant v/s shutting off getting cool, then turning on and getting warm, but all in all not that bad at all. Thanks for being consistent

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Port Huron, Michigan
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed one night en route to Florida. Rooms were extremely spacious and very comfortable. Decent breakfast available in the morning, plus Hardee's, Ruby Tuesday, and Applebees nearby. Right off I-75 for easy on/off access.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Typical Holiday; clean, inexpensive, consistent. Has a very nice breakfast, a large lounging area with a TV in the lobby, and is north east of Chattanooga convenient to the Interstate, avoiding the city traffic. Very clean and modern.

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Burlington, North Carolina
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We stayed here one night last week while traveling thru Tennessee - the room was huge and was very nice and very clean. The hotel breakfast was great and had a lot of food options. Would stay here again should I be in the area.

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Melissa C, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Athens, responded to this review

Dear Suzanne E, Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Kind Regards, Melissa C Manager

Mackinaw, Illinois
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We have stayed at Hampton Inn and Super 8 in Athens and will never stay anywhere else again! The rooms are huge and the beds are queen! There is a microwave and fridge in each room plus a keurig coffee maker with k-cups. The breakfast is excellent and even serves pancakes - I wish they would have hashbrowns though! The...

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Melissa C, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Athens, responded to this review

Dear JoBottorff, Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Kind Regards

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come experience the scenic beauty and comfort of the Holiday Inn Express Athens, Tennessee, a smoke-free facility, located between Knoxville and Chattanooga on I-75 at exit 49. For the adventurous, we are just a short drive from the Smokey Mountain Cherahola Skyway and the famous Dragon Back boasting more hairpin turns than any other 13 mile stretch of road in the US a cyclists dream. For the tired and weary, our spacious rooms offer a relaxing experience after a long day of travel or business. If what you need is a little physical activity, take a dip in our indoor pool or spa, work out in our fitness room or enjoy the peaceful walking trail at Athens Regional Park located 1/4 mile from our hotel. Check out our best amenity our courteous and professional staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Athens

Address: 1819 Holiday Drive, Athens, TN 37303
Region: United States > Tennessee > Athens
Price Range: $167 - $232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Athens 2.5*
Number of rooms: 64
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Holiday Inn Athens
Athens Holiday Inn
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