Atlanta is one of the largest metropolitan cities in the southeast. The bustling city is definitely full of luxury, including international hotels. But you can visit the historic city and still stay within your lodging budget. These are the best hostels and small-budget hotels travelers on a budget can enjoy while taking in the sights.
The Atlanta Hostel
Room at The Atlanta Hostel | Courtsey of The Atlanta Hostel
Located conveniently downtown, the Atlanta Hostel is perfect for travelers on a budget that want to sightsee. The rates start at $30 for shared rooms and $50 for private rooms. The facility offers coed rooms or private rooms, Wi-Fi, complimentary parking and is conveniently close to Marta, Atlanta’s public transit system. The hostel is welcoming and an excellent place to meet new people. The Atlanta Hostel also features the Naked House, which are dorms for couples or single travelers who enjoy being naked.
Situated just two miles from downtown Atlanta, Ashby House is a historic extended-stay lodging home for travelers on a serious budget. Built in the 1940s and originally home to local crew workers, the small house offers 44 lodging rooms. The Ashby House features comfortable, climate-controlled rooms, several baths, on-site laundry, keypad entry, off-street parking, Wi-Fi, pay phones and a lovely backyard patio.
Located downtown Atlanta, the Inn at the Peachtrees is an Ascend Collection member. The exterior has been renovated and the rooms are cozy. With prices ranging from $79 to $120, the inn is a favorite among visitors who want their lodging to have more stars. The budget hotel features include free Wi-Fi, a fitness center, complimentary breakfast and a business center.
Nestled between downtown Atlanta and midtown, America’s Best Value Inn Downtown Atlanta is value for travelers on a budget. Part of a trusted budget hotel group, the inn is safe and conveniently located to all major attractions in the city. The hotel features guest laundry, complimentary continental breakfast, free high-speed internet, cable TV and small pets are welcomed. Rates can start at just over $100 per night.
Situated in the trendy neighborhood Virginia-Highland area of Atlanta, the Highland Inn is a quaint place for travelers. The historic inn was established in 1927. It’s conveniently located to hip restaurants, bars, boutiques and other major attractions. Amenities include, complimentary continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi and they’re pet-friendly. Single rooms often start at $73 a night.
A trusted budget hotel chain, the Best Western Hotel and Suites Airport South is located just minutes from Atlanta’s Hartsfield International Airport. Visitors have their choice of what size bed they want. The hotel features a free airport shuttle, full breakfast microwaves and refrigerators in some rooms, internet access and a coffee maker in each room. Room rates often can start as low as $125 per night.