Best Western Athens Inn

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
1329 US Highway 72 E, Athens, AL, 35612, United States of America
3.9 out of 5 rating 554 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.9
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Best Western Athens Inn in Athens, you'll be steps from Wheeler Lake and a 5-minute drive from Big Spring Park. This hotel is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Athens State University and 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Houston Memorial Library.


Make yourself at home in one of the 83 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.


Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities including a 24-hour fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool.


A complimentary full breakfast is served daily.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Wheeler Lake - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Big Spring Park - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Athens State University - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Houston Memorial Library - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
Alabama Veterans Museum & Archives - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Fairview Park - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Athens Limestone Hospital - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
Christopher Park - 5.5 km / 3.4 mi
Limestone Community Care - 22 km / 13.7 mi
Palmer Park - 22.6 km / 14 mi
The Old State Bank - 23.1 km / 14.4 mi
Blue & Gray Museum of North Alabama - 23.4 km / 14.5 mi
Historic Bank Street - 23.6 km / 14.7 mi
Madison Public Library - 24.1 km / 15 mi
Alabama Welcome Center - 25.2 km / 15.7 mi

The preferred airport for Best Western Athens Inn is Huntsville Intl. Airport (HSV) - 33.6 km / 20.8 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of We Care Clean (Best Western) guidelines The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • For details on Best Western's privacy policy, visit

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 30 per pet, per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -24-hour fitness facilities
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Business center
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Computer station
  • -Outdoor seasonal pool
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Assistive listening devices available
  • -Visual alarms in hallways
  • -Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • -Upper floors accessible by stairs only