As a leader in technological research and education, Georgia Tech is an internationally-renowned college, and is well known as a hub of academic, business, and sports activity. While students are on campus taking classes, visitors can rest assured that entertaining events occur throughout the year. The school regularly hosts regional sports tournaments and competitions, research projects, and influential academic and business conferences.
Student athletics are a huge part of both student and alumni life at Georgia Tech. From football to soccer to basketball to cheer leading, the school boasts some of the most talented and successful teams in the nation, including the Ramblin' Wreck, the Yellow Jackets football team.
With a large number of undergraduate and graduate programs, including architecture, sciences, engineering, and more, Georgia Tech beams with life 24/7. Research happens around the clock, club meetings take place constantly, and night classes are a regular occurrence. Due in large part to this variety, but also because of the top minds attending and teaching at the school, the campus is often host to influential academic events. Topics range from electronics and engineering, to business leadership.
Visiting Georgia Tech
Transportation to and from Georgia Tech is easy. Most taxis service the campus. Atlanta’s city rail and bus system, called MARTA, has regular service around the area. Should you choose to drive, there's parking around the major event spaces. The school also has a series of carts and trolleys to travel between campus buildings. For those staying in one of the many hotels near GA Tech, shuttles are often available to take you directly to and from the campus.
College food might get a bad rap, but there's plenty of great food around Georgia Tech. If you're looking for a classic spot that's right next to the campus and dorms, stop by The Varsity to grab a quick hamburger or hot dog. Perhaps the most well-known restaurant in Atlanta, it’s an interesting landmark in its own right. If you're looking for a sit-down restaurant, Chinese Buddha has a little something for everyone and boasts a great family atmosphere.
The HUB, which includes the restaurant, bar and business center, is our bold, new approach to hotel social living and the heartbeat of our signature concept which integrates world-class service with the latest technology. Have a signature cocktail, dine on inspired cuisine, watch the game on one of the many HDTVs in the Media Lounge and recharge at one of our Laptop Loungers.
Newly renovated and opened July 2014, the HI Express Atlanta NW offers and upgrade guest experience that includes our complimentary Express Start Breakfast buffet, wireless internet access, and parking. Re-designed guest rooms allow you the space and comfort for a comfortable, enjoyable stay. Whether you are travelling on business or leisure, the hotel has something for you.
There are plenty of hotels to choose from in Atlanta, but we offer close proximity to area businesses and attractions, as well as a Business Center, Fitness Center, outdoor pool and free high-speed Internet access.
Arriving at Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson Airport and want to take the worry out of your transportation needs? We provide a complimentary airport shuttle to pick you up or deliver you to your flight 24 hours a day. Arriving passengers should go to Zone 1 of Ground Transportation. We also provide free transportation to area restaurants Ruby Tuesday, The Feed Store, Malone's, or Simon's Steak House.
Our hotel near the Perimeter Mall/Dunwoody, Sandy Springs Area makes getting to nearby attractions and businesses a breeze by offering a complimentary shuttle service, which runs Monday through Friday to locations within a three-mile radius. We are very close to excellent shopping and MARTA Dunwoody station for convenient transportation to downtown and the airport.
Stay at our hotel for your next visit to Atlanta. Our guests enjoy the comforts of spacious guest rooms, an indoor pool and free shuttle service to Hartsfield Jackson International Airport just minutes from the hotel. Easy access to local businesses and downtown attractions like Delta, UPS, and the Georgia World Congress Center make this hotel a top choice for business and leisure travelers alike.