The Howard Johnson Inn Athens is located on Broad St/Hwy 78, only 2 miles away from downtown and University of Georgia. Athens is home to such notable features as the only remaining one of two double barreled cannons produced during the American Civil War, the famous "Tree That Owns Itself" and the State Botanical Garden of Georgia Our hotel offers guests a free expanded continental breakfast, free wireless high speed internet access, large outdoor pool, and interior corridors. First floor rooms open to patio. All guestrooms feature high speed wireless, coffeemaker, hairdryer, iron & board, safe, and cable tv with HBO and pay per view movies. Large meeting room available.