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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our stay was a visit to Athens to spend time with my daughter. The woman at the desk was prompt, efficient and pleasant. The room was clean, quaint, well stocked and cozy. Was it dated? Maybe, but remember what you pay for. Great place to stay to see an awesome little city!!!

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Columbus, Ohio
1 review
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The front desk clerk was incredibly rude. She treated me as if I were an idiot. Not only that, I went to ask her where the ice machine was and when I turned to leave I could hear her making a nasty comment about me TO ANOTHER CUSTOMER. NEVER will I stay there again!! Thank GOD it was only one... More 

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8 reviews
Reviewed 14 October 2016

First off the desk clerk was very rude,it was like we were bothering her. The hotel is on a very busy road. The noise of truck traffic kept us up most of the night.I will pay a little more to stay somewhere else next time I'm in the area

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Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Not being from Ohio, the Athens hotels are unfamiliar to us. We knew that we would not be spending much time in our hotel room during OU move-in weekend so we decided to go with an inexpensive hotel. Boy, was that a mistake. On our first night, we requested that our down pillows and comforters be replaced since 3 out... More 

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Wallingford, Connecticut
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

My friends and I needed a last minute place to stay and this was said to be $51 a night when googling places prior however turned out to be $72 a night. The four of us split two rooms and both rooms were super hot when we arrived. No big deal as we went out to eat shortly after arriving.... More 

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patelaku20, General Manager at Knights Inn Athens, responded to this review

As our valued guest, your satisfaction is one of our primary concerns and we are saddened to hear of your dissatisfaction. The type of room you stayed in has powerful AC and this is not a common complaint in this room type, regardless we apologize that we did not meet your expectations in terms of cooling.We have contacted maintenance team... More 

Angola, Indiana
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Arrived late and the staff was very accommodating, got a room pretty quick and was in, in no time. It has outside entrance rooms where you park your car in front of your room, and inside entrance rooms which had a second floor of rooms inside. The air conditioner works really well!! Very good continental breakfast, all at a great... More 

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Thank Tim C
patelaku20, General Manager at Knights Inn Athens, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us know you found our hotel the Knights Inn Athens OH inviting and the staff helpful. We will be sure to let them know how highly you think of them. Our property is built in with inside as well as outside rooms so we are able to satisfy customer needs in terms of parking. We hope... More 

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Reviewed 27 August 2016

We stayed at knights inn before, this one was very nice and clean!!! wood walls, colorful bathroom.. reminded me of small town vacation type place.. property looks out dated and surrounded by mother nature...so you will see some ants, and bugs out the room which you normally see at any mother nature place no biggy !!!.. but rooms are very... More 

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patelaku20, General Manager at Knights Inn Athens, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us know you found our hotel the Knights Inn Athens OH inviting and the staff helpful. We will be sure to let them know how highly you think of them.Few of our customers would like wood paneling due to hocking hills area so they get cabin experience during their stay so it looks like old style... More 

Oviedo, Florida, United States
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74 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The people who manage this Knights Inn couldn't be nicer and they were as accommodating as the price you pay would accommodate. I don't typically stay at this "level" of a hotel, but it is what it is. The beds are adequate, the cleanliness is acceptable and the location is really the only reason you would stay here. The worst... More 

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Thank Joseph M
patelaku20, General Manager at Knights Inn Athens, responded to this review

We assure you that we take all constructive comments seriously, and have begun taking the appropriate steps to correct the issues described by you. We glad to hear that you did enjoy our clean and fresh room during your stay. We appreciate your feedback and hope we can have the opportunity to welcome you back as a valued guest in... More 

New York City, New York
1 review
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Very nice place!! very clean.. great continental breakfast.. rooms are old, but very clean and the staff was also very helpful. if you are looking for something royal type hotel then this is not the place but if you want to just relax and enjoy your over night then this is not bad at all. It's like you get what... More 

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Thank klime0829
patelaku20, General Manager at Knights Inn Athens, responded to this review

It was a pleasure having you all stay with us! I apologies as we are an older property but as you said we love to go above and beyond by providing excellent hospitality service. We look forward to seeing you all again in the near future. Please contact me directly to book your next stay when you are in our... More 

Edwardsville, Kansas
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62 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

I booked and paid for this hotel by mistake! When I arrived my heart dropped. The room was so hot because they had not prepared the room by turning on the air. The bathroom had a roach on the floor and a zillion ants around the door casing and tub, crawling up the wall. I turned the air on full... More 

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Thank Murphydd
patelaku20, General Manager at Knights Inn Athens, responded to this review

On behalf of management, we extend our sincerest apologies for all inconveniences you have experienced during your stay, we are still renovating our property but understand that problems like the one you experienced with ants. We have contacted pest control company and they took this issue. When any issues arise in your room, we encourage our guest to notify the... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Knights Inn AthensTake advantage of affordable rates and essential amenities when you stay at our Knights Inn Athens hotel near Ohio University. Wake up to free continental breakfast, complete with fresh-baked waffles, when you stay at our Athens, Ohio, hotel, or prepare food using your in-room microwave and refrigerator. Email friends and family during your stay using our free high-speed Internet access. Our hotel is conveniently located off Route 33, and truck parking is available in our ample lot. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Knights Inn Athens

Address: 997 East State Street, Athens, OH 45701
Region: United States > Ohio > Athens
Price Range: ₹ 3,682 - ₹ 4,909 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Knights Inn Athens 2*
Number of rooms: 38
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“You get what you pay for”
 of 5 bubbles oldtomato, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“you can park right outside the room which is nice!!”
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“Check for towels.....”
 of 5 bubbles JoeM831, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“down to earth place!”
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 of 5 bubbles Murphydd, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
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