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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 November 2015

This is the most upscale Courtyard I've ever experienced. The lobby and room decor was totally modern, everything was spotless, and the staff was extremely helpful. My only complaint is that the lobby bar closes early. I was there for a wedding and would recommend it as a great place for the wedding party and guests to stay. The ballrooms... More 

Thank TheKwas
Mike R, General Manager at Courtyard Atlanta Decatur Downtown/Emory, responded to this review

I appreciate your comments about the staff service and cleanliness of the Decatur Courtyard. I'm glad to hear it was an enjoyable visit to Decatur for you and the other wedding guests. Thank you for the comments about the hours for the Bistro bar. We are working with Makans, an independent Asian inspired restaurant that is attached to the hotel,... More 

San Francisco, California
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40 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

I called the hotel around 8pm on Nov 14 from the Decatur MARTA station to ask for directions. The male front desk agent who answered told me to look for the Court House. I said, "from the station, do I exit to the left or to the right." He said, "either way." Here's the rest of the dialogue: "So how... More 

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Mike R, General Manager at Courtyard Atlanta Decatur Downtown/Emory, responded to this review

DusitGoldMember – Thank you for taking the time to provide the comments about your recent experience with one of our associates while trying to find the hotel. We pride ourselves on delivering a memorable hotel experience and in this case we have fallen short of our goal. Please accept our sincere apologies that one of our desk agents did not... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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56 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2015

I have stayed here several times over the summer for business trips around Emory/CDC campuses. Decatur is a quaint community with many shops and restaurants, all of which are within easy walking distance of the Courtyard Marriott. If you are traveling with family, Decatur is a great place to be as there's a really awesome children's book store, a toy... More 

Thank Bosley02
Mike R, General Manager at Courtyard Atlanta Decatur Downtown/Emory, responded to this review

Bosley02 - Thank you for completing the survey about your trips to Atlanta Decatur Courtyard. I appreciate your comments about the hotel and the local area. I'm glad to see you have been able to experience some of the 50 restaurants and shops all within walking distance. We look forward to see you again. More 

Columbus, Ohio
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53 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

A clean hotel with a friendly staff, the parking garage is underneath the hotel and free to guests. This hotel is an easy walk to the charming downtown area, full of wonderful small restaurants. The room was nicely furnished, however, the closet doors were off the track, and thus would not open more than a foot. Although I called the... More 

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Decatur, Georgia
1 review
Reviewed 28 October 2015

As a private school in Atlanta, we often have guest speakers, come from all over the country to speak at our school. EVERY time I deal with Courtyard Marriott in Decatur, there is an enormous hassle with billing. It is consistently embarrassing to have our guests involved with Courtyards lack of communication and billing mishaps. The only person I spoke... More 

Thank Siobhan W
Mike R, General Manager at Courtyard Atlanta Decatur Downtown/Emory, responded to this review

Siobhan W – Thank you for taking the time to provide the on-line feedback. I want to apologize that you have experienced billing concerns when booking reservations for your guest speakers. One of our goals is to be a hotel that is easy to work with, and in your case we have failed to deliver upon that. Please feel free... More 

Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We stayed in a king suite for 4 nights while In town for a wedding. The staff at the front desk was always helpful, the room was large and comfortable and the hotel is super convenient to all things Decatur. We were able to walk to all of the shops, restaurants and bars on the square. We will definitely stay... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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42 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2015

great little area in Decatur, clean hotel, lots of open space, lobby can get a little loud around happy hour. Parking situation was little confusing - check-in and then they will tell you how to park.

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

I stayed here for a meeting I had at Emory University. Even though with traffic between the hotel and Emory is typical of Atlanta - the hotel provided a nice oasis from a long day. First the room was a typical Marriott - roomy and comfortable. Once again the mattress was like sleeping on a cloud. Unlike other hotels I... More 

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75 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015

I used to stay at this place when it was a Holiday Inn (and wasn't all that great). I hadn't been back for a few years and this was the first time I had stayed here since it became a Courtyard. The rooms are very nice and of decent size. I got a room on the fifth floor that looked... More 

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Cairo, Georgia
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17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 October 2015

So many places to visit nearby in this mid-town location. Great food and shopping in this old-fashioned neighborhood that has a blended mix of business and residential.We enjoyed a spacious, corner room with a great night's sleep. Their staff was very friendly and informative. Parking is extra.

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently located in the heart of historic downtown Decatur with over 50 restaurants and shops within a 3 mile radius of the hotel.The new state-of-the-art lobby at Courtyard Decatur Downtown/Emory provides greater flexibility and choices for our guests. At the center of it all is The Bistro, your destination for a great breakfast, or drinks and dinner during the evening. You'll also enjoy inviting, flexible spaces where you can work or relax, free Wi-Fi throughout and easy access to the latest news, weather and airport conditions via our GoBoard technology. Plus, our well-equipped fitness center and indoor pool will help you stay refreshed and energized. Whether traveling for business or pleasure, your stay is sure to be more comfortable, more productive and more enjoyable than ever before! We offers spacious meeting rooms, breakouts,pre-function and event space. Our new facilities offer flexible space and our experienced staff is dedicated to making your event a success. From corporate meetings to joyous celebrations, we’ll bring your visions to reality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Courtyard Atlanta Decatur Downtown/Emory

Address: 130 Clairemont Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030 (Formerly Holiday Inn Decatur Conference Center)
Region: United States > Georgia > Decatur
Price Range: $195 - $339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard Atlanta Decatur Downtown/Emory 3*
Number of rooms: 179
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Courtyard Atlanta Decatur Downtown/Emory Hotel Decatur
Holiday Inn Decatur Hotel
Decatur Holiday Inn
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“perhaps ask for outside rooms if you need a view.”
 of 5 bubbles B1730SXjamesn, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Any room is good, either view to outside or inside to the atrium”
 of 5 bubbles Dolphinheadkw, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you ask for a room not facing the atrium or else your window opens out to the inner courtyard and will stare at room internally.”
 of 5 bubbles seyronf, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Our room in the 4th floor with southern exposure was sunny, had a nice view and was very quiet.”
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“Walking Distance to Downtown Decatur - Great Location”
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