Midtown is the best area to stay in Atlanta
If you are visiting for the first time Atlanta and want to know where to stay, follow our advice and stay in the area of Midtown . Atlanta has three main areas to stay in: Midtown , Downtown and Buckhead .
The Downtown area is good if you want to go to the Georgia Dome or go to a conference at the Georgia World Congress Center or America’s Mart.The Buckhead is the financial district of Atlanta and houses some of the most luxurious hotels in the city. far from downtown is a convenient area if our goal is shopping, as it houses some of the most important shopping centers in the city such as the Lenox Sqaure and Phipps Plaza.
The Midtown is the area we recommend for a first visit to Atlanta.In Midtown we have access to the best offer of restaurants, museums, nightlife and much more. Midtown is the area where you can walk the most in the city and where you feel safer walking at night.
On the map you can find a selection of the best hotels in the best area to stay in Atlanta .
If you are interested in knowing where to stay in Atlanta , you may also be interested in knowing where to stay in Savannah.
Midtown, Downtown and Backhead, three areas to stay in Atlanta
The capital of the state of Georgia, in the United States, has many tourist attractions regardless of the reason for the trip or the age of the visitor.In BEST LOCATION HOTELS we propose the three main areas to stay and have an unforgettable trip: Midtown, Downtown and Buckhead.
The heart of the culture in Midtown
Whether it is for a business trip or a weekend getaway, Midtown is a good option for its hotel offer, as well as for being the heart of the arts and culture of the city.In this area you can find the Woodruff Arts Center, the High Museum of Art, the Center Puppetry Arts-the largest puppet theater in the United States-and the home of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.
Condominiums and skyscrapers dominate the area, but it still has a popular green space, Piedmont Park, and the Atlanta Botanical Garden, a 12-acre space where art exhibitions are held.
If it’s entertainment you’re after, Midtown won’t disappoint you either, with Broadway musicals coming to the Big Apple before you even get there.
Hotels in Midtown Atlanta
Downtown: The Entertainment Center
Staying in downtown Atlanta means you not only have access to a great selection of hotels, but you’re also close to the entertainment.In this area are the most valued attractions by tourists, such as the Georgia Aquarium, which, with its more than 30 million liters of salt water and fresh water, with over 100,000 animals, is the largest in the world. Also in this area of Atlanta we find the world of Coca-Cola, an interactive museum that takes visitors through the history of more than 100 years of the most consumed soft drink in the world.The museum is visited by 1 million people a year, making it a «must» on a visit to Atanta. The Downtown district is also home to the Centennial Olympic Park, the CNN Center and the Philips Arena.
If you’re a TV fan, this is the area for you.Here you’ll find the famous CNN Center, where you can take a tour to learn how one of the world’s most renowned news centers is produced, as well as tour the areas that have been the setting for major movies and television series such as The Walking Dead, The Blind Side and Anchorman 2.
This area of the city also stands out for its gastronomic offer, with over 300 restaurants to choose from.if you stay in this area, communication is not a problem, with the Atlanta public transport system (MARTA), in just 15 minutes you can be at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.
Hotels in Downtown Atlanta
Business and shopping in Buckhead
Buckhead is a more recommended area to stay if the reason for your visit is business or shopping.Located just north of Midtown and Downtown, it’s known as the most opulent, and is even referred to as «the Beverly Hills of the East», so there’s a vast array of exclusive shops and upscale restaurants, including the Governor’s Mansion, the Atlanta History Center and the Chastain Park Amphitheatre.
For shopping, Buckhead hotel guests have the boutiques and stores of Lenox Square and Phipps Square, where the world’s top luxury brands are concentrated, within walking distance.
For those travelling with children, the Legoland Discovery Center, with one of the largest Lego blocks in the world, is close by, but relatively close to the attractions of Downtown (about a 20 minute drive).
Hotels in Buckhead