Downtown Athens Newest Hotel - Athens's newest hotel! Enjoy our downtown Athens hotel, Hyatt Place Athens/Downtown, conveniently attached to the state of the art Classic Center Convention Facility. Enjoy trendy shopping, fine dining, historic landmarks and southern charm. Athens offers many local attractions such as the State Botanical Garden, Tree that Owns itself, Double-barreled Cannon and the Georgia Museum of Art. What you'll love: Our 9-story hotel is within walking distance to the Sanford Stadium Modern rooms with 43" flat screen TV's and travel friendly amenities Fast Wi-Fi access throughout the hotel and a morning spread in our Kitchen Skillet to boost your energy and satisfy your appetite Our 24/7 Gallery dining menu and a hopping Coffee to Cocktail bar serving local craft beer on tap and Starbucks coffee.