The Classic Center

Downtown Athens, GA

Unwind in Luxurious Guestrooms

After a day of meetings, socializing, and entertainment, The Classic Center provides the perfect location only steps away from relaxation. Athens is home to over 2,600 hotel rooms. We invite you to stay within walking distance at one of the gorgeous downtown Athens hotels. We're directly connected to a Hyatt and partner with Hilton Garden Inn and other luxurious hotels only a few steps away. If your guests need blocks of rooms after your wedding or social event, one of the many hotels within walking distance is an excellent choice. You don't have to look far for a comfortable place when you want to unwind after a training workshop. We're proud to be in such close proximity to all Athens has to offer in elegant guestrooms.

The Classic Center building at night



Athens, GA, is a vibrant college town immersed in Southern charm, home to the University of Georgia, a storied music scene, critically-acclaimed restaurants, and a full range of can't-miss attractions.  So whether you're stopping by for a weekend or planning an extended stay, there's plenty to do in this Georgia town just an hour outside Atlanta.  

 Athens' entertainment is limitless. We're home to the University of Georgia, full of gorgeous outdoor parks and nature areas, have a mix of Southern heritage and modern attractions, and are stocked with amazing specialty shops. Athens is a place where many musicians play concerts and share their art with us. Downtown provides fine fashions, antiques, eclectic shops, and more.

Dining Options


Designated as one of the South's most underrated food cities by USA Today, restaurants in Athens, GA, are rising stars on the food scene. Blending traditional Southern staples with contemporary fare, the city's award-winning restaurants have contributed to Athens' growing foodie culture.  

Stroll to 150 unique dining, shopping, and entertainment options in downtown Athens. We have over 500 bars in a five-block radius. Everything you need after a day of fun at The Classic Center is only steps away.



Whether attending an event at The Classic Center, seeking a convenient and safe place to park while Downtown, or looking for a great place to tailgate during University of Georgia home games, the parking deck at The Classic Center has a spot for you! 

Local Hotels - Rest Easy in Athens, GA

Local Hotels

Athens, Georgia has the perfect hotels to get you near The Classic Center, in downtown's entertainment and dining district, and near the University of Georgia. If you'd like to make the most of your time in the city, reserve your stay at one of our local hotels today.