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Athens Travel Guide

Along the Hocking River is the college town, Athens. Often known for being the home to Ohio University, Athens also offers outdoor pursuits for adventurers, as well as museums, and shopping. Of course, Athens is also famous for its Halloween Block Party, which attracts thousands of visitors every year and the spooky fun is watched around the world. This is why Athens has gained the title of one of the most haunted cities in the US.

Things to Do in Athens

A favorite family day out is to Strouds Run State Park. Here you can enjoy outdoor recreational activities, such as boating, fishing and swimming, as well as explore nature trails. For a relaxing stroll and to experience the heart of Athens, head to Court Street, which is lined with interesting shops, local restaurants, and welcoming coffee shops during the day or vibrant bars and fun clubs by night. If you like antiques, you'll love the Nelsonville Antiques and Vintage Market.

Best Places to Stay in Athens

Athens offers a range of hotels from well-known chains, as well as lodges and campgrounds for some family bonding.

Best Time to Visit Athens

For lovely, warm weather, the best time to visit Athens is from June to September. The annual Halloween Block Party is also held during October and takes over Court Street with its frightful festivities.

Price and Availability in Athens

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Athens tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Athens tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Athens is in March, while the cheapest month is in April. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Athens is in the high season in November. Athens has its low season in December, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Athens

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Athens. The hottest month in Athens is March, when temperatures peak at 94 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -8 ˚F. The wettest month in Athens is December with 5.78 inches of rain, while the driest month is April with 0.57 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Athens

Browse places to stay from all the leading providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and many more at AllTheRooms.com. Athens has 207 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. If you are trying to keep costs down, the cheapest place to stay in Athens comes in at $20 per night. A typical rental in Athens costs on average $115 a night.

If you have to have internet access during your stay in Athens, then you can choose from over 91 accommodations that provide WiFi internet. We have 19 accommodations that include a breakfast included. Choose from 12 accommodations that provide gym options, so you don't miss a single workout. If you're planning on getting to Athens by car, be sure to choose from 102 accommodations that provide parking. We have 10 accommodations that have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then make sure to select one of the 28 pet-friendly accommodations available.

In Athens AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 3 providers, including 93 places to stay from Airbnb, 3 accommodations from Priceline and 3 places to stay from Agoda.

143 of our accommodations in Athens have been reviewed and rated. 85% are rated great. 52 accommodations allow instant booking.

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