Say you’ve got tickets to an Atlanta Hawks game, and there’s a meeting the same weekend at the Georgia World Congress Center. So, you think, why not bring the whole family and make a vacation out of it?
Since you’ve got the family in tow, you figure that you might as well go all out and do the tourist thing with trips to famous attractions like the Georgia Aquarium, Centennial Olympic Park, the CNN Center and the World of Coca-Cola. You’ve heard Atlanta traffic can be a bear, so you want to stay within a reasonable distance of everything on your to-do list. Lucky for you, everything on your itinerary just happens to be in downtown Atlanta!
Thanks to a plethora of sporting and business events at Philips Arena and the Georgia World Congress Center, downtown Atlanta boasts a thriving hotel district with 2,800 hotel rooms, all within walking distance. Whether you’re seeking a low-key locale with easy access to the attractions; modern accommodations with a focus on high-design; or a luxury setting with its own award-winning restaurant, bar and spa; downtown Atlanta has a special suite specific to your needs.
Here, we list a score of the best downtown Atlanta hotels, all close to Philips Arena. Rest easy!