We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Howard Johnson Inn Athens

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Professional photos
Howard Johnson Inn Athens
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

284 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
There are newer reviews for Howard Johnson Inn Athens
See the most recent reviews
Showing 284: English reviews
Waynesville, North Carolina
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Had to find place in the area; due to a family emergency. Thought since it was a Howard Johnson it would be fine, WAS I WRONG. Check in was not the greastest,my husband to knock on the window a couple of times.The main door was locked??? not sure about that [? crime] ;Wasn;t easy to find our room the layout... More 

Thank t k
minesh p, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Athens, responded to this review

I am very sorry to hear that you experienced such unusual circumstances and inconveniences during your stay with us, especially that we were not able to address the issues and misunderstandings right away. It is through feedback like yours that we are able to quickly address housekeeping, maintenance, and amenities issues. I am sorry that your room was not properly... More 

Travellers are raving about these Athens hotels

1 review
Reviewed 19 January 2016

The room looked nothing like the pictures. The bathroom door didn't close, the blankets were burnt, the room phone had dry throw up on it, and the tub drain didn't work.

Review collected in partnership with Howard Johnson

Thank 272brittanye
minesh p, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Athens, responded to this review

I am terribly sorry to hear of your disappointment with our hotel. Know that your voice is important to us and that we are working hard to address these issues and improve upon the guest experience. We hope you'll return someday to see how we're improving. More 

Athens, Georgia
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Stayed at this hotel on 12/31/2015 - check In was fine, upon entering room, since I've been in hotel business I pulled covers back on one of the beds to find - hairs and ashes. I slept in second bed and didn't say anything. I called front desk to get a 12:00 pm wake up call and was told that... More 

Review collected in partnership with Howard Johnson

1 Thank John M
minesh p, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Athens, responded to this review

Dear John, I would like to apologize on behalf of our team for the inconvenience you experienced. I have forwarded your feedback to our General Manager and I assure that your concerns will be evaluated and addressed by our management appropriately. I am certain someone from our key people will contact you for verification. More 

Jonesboro, Georgia
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2015

Hotel clean, Staff friendly and my special requests were met to the tee! The gentleman that took my reservations, Eddie, was extremely helpful and friendly. When I arrived, my reserved rooms where not only ready (I requested/needed an early check-in time), but exactly what I had requested. Thank You Eddie!

Thank David B A
minesh p, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Athens, responded to this review

Dear guest, It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for your positive feedback on the hospitality of our staff. it was a pleasure having to accommodate your lodging needs in our hotel. Thank you again for taking the time to share this experience. More 

Moultrie, Georgia
1 review
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Rooms were clean, nothing fancy... the gentlemen who checked us in Friday after noon was great. very nice, good personality... woman who check us out on Sunday was the total opposite. she would probably be a typical employee at Roses!!!

Review collected in partnership with Howard Johnson

Thank K7970QAjamesf
minesh p, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Inn Athens, responded to this review

Dear K7970QAjamesf, Thank you for taking the time to write this review and share your experience. Glad that you were attended well at check in although I regret that you had an exact opposite experience when you checked out. Your comment will be called to the attention of our front desk team for reference. I am certain they will work... More 

8 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (2)
Room/Suite (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (6)
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Bathroom (1)
Room/Suite (2)
Dining (1)
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Athens hotels
0.9 km away
Quality Inn & Suites Athens
0.7 km away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Athens
2.1 km away
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Athens
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
5.7 km away
Wingate by Wyndham Athens Near Downtown
4.5 km away
Graduate Athens
Graduate Athens
#1 of 22 in Athens
565 reviews
6.0 km away
Sleep Inn & Suites
Sleep Inn & Suites
#14 of 22 in Athens
78 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Inn Athens

Address: 2465 West Broad Street, Athens, GA 30606
Region: United States > Georgia > Athens
Price Range: ₹ 3,887 - ₹ 8,523 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Inn Athens 2*
Number of rooms: 100
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, HotelsforEveryone, Odigeo and Expedia so you can book your Howard Johnson Inn Athens reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Athens
Athens Howard Johnson
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Howard Johnson Inn Athens staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms on the first floor are the best ones!”
 of 5 bubbles lildebsnk68x, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“At least ask for a room without communicating door.”
 of 5 bubbles simonc230, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“My room faced the pool and was on the ground floor in the non smoking building. King size bed was super comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles neforrester, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Go to a different hotel”
  • Ceiling leak from Room upstairs after only a few hours, falling ceiling
 of 5 bubbles JoannH906, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Have non-smoking and smoking rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles presley001, 6 May 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay