Recipient Of The 2013 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award
Close to Downtown, Movie Theater and Restaurants
Relax in comfort at Super 8 Athens hotel, near East Texas Arboretum & Botanical Society. Located on Highway 175, our Athens, Texas, hotel is within reach of dozens of area attractions. We provide free Wi-Fi Internet access to help you stay connected and plan your trip, and serve free 8-item SuperStart breakfast bonanza each morning to help you get going. When you return to our pet-friendly hotel, you can take advantage of guest laundry facilities or enjoy a swim in our outdoor, seasonal pool. We offer handicapped-accessible rooms and kids 17 and under stay free with an adult. Free truck / bus parking is available.
There are attractions near our Athens, Texas, hotel for any interest. Tour the beautiful gardens of the East Texas Arboretum & Botanical Society, or attend one of the many special events held their each year. Explore underwater environments at Athens Scuba Park, or if you love animals, head to Black Beauty Ranch, the largest and most diverse animal sanctuary in America. Lake Athens Marina offers great fishing, boating and swimming opportunities, as well as ZipLine Adventures, minutes from our hotel. The Texas Fresh Water Fisheries Center is a great spot for families to spend the day learning about native fish and fishing. If you are a golfer, Country Oaks Golf Course and Echo Creek Country Club are both nearby.
Many tasty restaurant options are minutes away in downtown Athens. If you are in the mood for Mexican food, try the hot and spicy specialties at The Jalapeno Tree, minutes from our Athens, Texas, hotel. Danny’s Smoke House Bar-B-Q offers big plates of smoky ribs and Old West Bean & Burger Co. serves up Texas-sized hamburgers. Grab a sandwich and a cup of coffee at the café in The Cherry Laurel cake shop, or if you have a sweet tooth, skip right to the cake.
BUSINESS AND EVENT FACILITIES
Our Athens, TX, hotel features a business center to help you stay connected.