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.
Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown is conveniently located near exciting area attractions, world-class shopping and fantastic restaurants. Immediate highway access or a few short steps to the MARTA subway system offers quick transportation options to many areas of the city. If you choose to stay on site, we offer delicious cuisine, stunning city views and a refreshing outdoor pool for your enjoyment.
At the Holiday Inn® Atlanta Downtown hotel, we proudly offer a friendly staff and convenient location in the heart of it all. Don't settle for less when it comes to hotels in downtown Atlanta! Enjoy your stay!
Because our hotel's location is near Emory University & Emory Hospital, we provide the perfect place to stay when you're visiting a student at the school, or if you're in the area to tour this beautiful university. We are the closest hotel to DeKalb Medical
Our hotel lobby and restaurant area features a high conference table with outlets down the center for laptop power source convenience. This area brings guests together into one inviting and open space. We make it easy to grab a bite, unwind, and have a little conversation with some friendly people during our complimentary Manager's Receptions.
Hotel suites feature all the comforts of home for our guests with modern decor and stylish amenities. Each suite has a fully-equipped kitchen, with range top, microwave oven, and a dishwasher, a well-lit desk area, free Wi-Fi access and 42-inch flat screen televisions w/ Cable and a DVD player.
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