Atlanta’s Best Attractions & Business Addresses

Things to Do and See Downtown

The Georgia World Congress Center, Georgia Dome, Centennial Park and More – Our Hotel is near it All

Whether you are visiting Atlanta for business or pleasure, the Ellis Hotel is your perfect choice for exploring attractions in the downtown Atlanta area. We are within walking distance of world-class restaurants, fun and interesting attractions and exciting professional and college sports Arenas. From our front door it is a short walk to the Georgia Aquarium, World of Coca-Cola, and the Georgia World Congress Center. In addition, the Peachtree Center MARTA Station is next door and an Atlanta Streetcar Stop is located directly across the street.  The Ellis Hotel is only 10 miles from Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport.

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  • The Nature Conservancy Distance:Across the streetfrom hotel

    Building in Atlanta

    The Nature Conservancy, located across the street, conserves the lands and waters on which all life depends to that the world can be a place where the diversity of life thrives, and people act to conserve nature for its own sake and its ability to fulfill our needs and enrich our lives.

    The Nature Conservancy, located across the street, conserves the lands and waters on which all life depends to that the world can be a place where the diversity of life thrives, and people act to conserve nature for its own sake and its ability to fulfill our needs and enrich our lives.

  • Deloitte Consulting Distance:Across the streetfrom hotel

    Building in Atlanta

    Deloitte Consulting, located across the street, provides consulting for human capital through research, analytics, and industry insights to help design and execute critical programs from business driven HR to innovative talent, leadership, and change programs. Works with senior executives to help them solve their toughest and most complex problems by bringing an approach to executable strategy that combines deep industry knowledge, rigorous analysis, and insight to enable confident action. Delivers solutions that help drive transformation, improve productivity, and streamline business operations. Our practical, innovative solutions are linked to measurable goals to help our clients achieve competitive advantage.

    Deloitte Consulting, located across the street, provides consulting for human capital through research, analytics, and industry insights to help design and execute critical programs from business driven HR to innovative talent, leadership, and change programs. Works with senior executives to help them solve their toughest and most complex problems by bringing an approach to executable strategy that combines deep industry knowledge, rigorous analysis, and insight to enable confident action. Delivers solutions that help drive transformation, improve productivity, and streamline business operations. Our practical, innovative solutions are linked to measurable goals to help our clients achieve competitive advantage.

  • Georgia Pacific Worldwide Headquarters Distance:Across the streetfrom hotel

    Georgia Pacific Worldwide Headquarters

    Georgia Pacific Worldwide Headquarters is located across the street and  is one of the world's leading makers of tissue, pulp, paper, packaging, building products and related chemicals.

    Georgia Pacific Worldwide Headquarters is located across the street and  is one of the world's leading makers of tissue, pulp, paper, packaging, building products and related chemicals.

  • Olgetree Deakins Distance:Across the streetfrom hotel

    Building in Atlanta

    Olgetree Deakins, located across the street, We represent employers of all sizes and across many industries, from small businesses to Fortune 50 companies. They offer distinguished labor and employment counsel.

    Olgetree Deakins, located across the street, We represent employers of all sizes and across many industries, from small businesses to Fortune 50 companies. They offer distinguished labor and employment counsel.

  • HOK Distance:Across the streetfrom hotel

    191 Peachtree

    HOK, located across the street,  is a global design, architecture, engineering and planning firm. We use design to enrich people’s lives and help organizations succeed. Our 1,800 people collaborate across a network of 25 offices on three continents. HOK’s mission is to deliver exceptional design ideas and solutions for our clients through the creative blending of human need, environmental stewardship, value creation, science and art. Our design solutions result from a collaborative process that encourages multidisciplinary professional teams to research alternatives, share knowledge and imagine new ways to solve the challenges of the built environment.

    HOK, located across the street,  is a global design, architecture, engineering and planning firm. We use design to enrich people’s lives and help organizations succeed. Our 1,800 people collaborate across a network of 25 offices on three continents. HOK’s mission is to deliver exceptional design ideas and solutions for our clients through the creative blending of human need, environmental stewardship, value creation, science and art. Our design solutions result from a collaborative process that encourages multidisciplinary professional teams to research alternatives, share knowledge and imagine new ways to solve the challenges of the built environment.

  • HKS Distance:Across the streetfrom hotel

    Building in Atlanta

    HKS, located across the street, is an architectural services firm that offers conceptual and schematic design, design development and construction documentation, assisting with contractor bidding and/or negotiating and construction contract administration. Architecture embodies all we touch. And we are a combination of artists and tacticians, imagining, coordinating and creating some of the world’s most iconic places.

    HKS, located across the street, is an architectural services firm that offers conceptual and schematic design, design development and construction documentation, assisting with contractor bidding and/or negotiating and construction contract administration. Architecture embodies all we touch. And we are a combination of artists and tacticians, imagining, coordinating and creating some of the world’s most iconic places.

  • Hall Booth Smith Distance:Across the streetfrom hotel

    Building in Atlanta

    Hall Booth Smith, located across the street, is a full-service law firm with eleven regional offices strategically located throughout Georgia. Experienced across a wide range of legal disciplines, HBS prides itself on providing knowledgeable, proactive, client-specific counsel to individuals, domestic and international corporations, state and federal agencies, and nonprofit organizations.

    Hall Booth Smith, located across the street, is a full-service law firm with eleven regional offices strategically located throughout Georgia. Experienced across a wide range of legal disciplines, HBS prides itself on providing knowledgeable, proactive, client-specific counsel to individuals, domestic and international corporations, state and federal agencies, and nonprofit organizations.

  • VML Distance:Across the streetfrom hotel

    Building in Atlanta

    VML, located across the street,  is a full-service global digital marketing and advertising agency with offices around the globe serving some of the best and largest brands in the world.

    VML, located across the street,  is a full-service global digital marketing and advertising agency with offices around the globe serving some of the best and largest brands in the world.

  • Carlock Copeland & Stair Distance:Across the streetfrom hotel

    Building in Atlanta

    Carlock Copeland & Stair, located across the street, are civil defense lawyers who work with individuals and institutions and are respected in courthouses throughout the Southeast as well-prepared, forceful, creative and cost-effective attorneys. 

    Carlock Copeland & Stair, located across the street, are civil defense lawyers who work with individuals and institutions and are respected in courthouses throughout the Southeast as well-prepared, forceful, creative and cost-effective attorneys. 

  • Level 3 Communications Distance:Across the streetfrom hotel

    Level 3 Communications Building

    Level 3 Communications, located across the street, is a premier global communications provider headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado, that provides communications services to enterprise, government and carrier customers.
    Anchored by extensive fiber networks on three continents and connected by undersea facilities, our global services platform features deep metro assets reaching more than 500 markets in more than 60 countries.

    Level 3 Communications, located across the street, is a premier global communications provider headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado, that provides communications services to enterprise, government and carrier customers.
    Anchored by extensive fiber networks on three continents and connected by undersea facilities, our global services platform features deep metro assets reaching more than 500 markets in more than 60 countries.

  • Americas MART Distance:One Blockfrom hotel

    AmericasMart Atlanta Logo

    Americas MART, located one block away, connects buyers with top brands from around the world. Discover the latest products and trends at the nation’s #1 product destination!

    Americas MART, located one block away, connects buyers with top brands from around the world. Discover the latest products and trends at the nation’s #1 product destination!

  • Centennial Olympic Park Distance:Two blocks awayfrom hotel

    Centennial Olympic Park

    Centennial Olympic Park, located 2 blocks away,  is a 21-acre public park located in downtown Atlanta, Georgia owned and operated by the Georgia World Congress Center Authority.

    Centennial Olympic Park, located 2 blocks away,  is a 21-acre public park located in downtown Atlanta, Georgia owned and operated by the Georgia World Congress Center Authority.

  • Suntrust Distance:Two blocksfrom hotel

    Suntrust Building

    Suntrust, 2 blocks away, covers all your personal banking needs with user-friendly accounts, secure online services and great savings rates.

    Suntrust, 2 blocks away, covers all your personal banking needs with user-friendly accounts, secure online services and great savings rates.

  • Center for Civil and Human Rights Distance:2.5 blocksfrom hotel

    National Center for Civil and Human Rights Atlanta, GA

    The Center for Civil and Human Rights in downtown Atlanta is an engaging cultural attraction that connects the American Civil Rights Movement to today’s Global Human Rights Movements. Our purpose is to create a safe space for visitors to explore the fundamental rights of all human beings so that they leave inspired and empowered to join the ongoing dialogue about human rights in their communities.

    The Center for Civil and Human Rights in downtown Atlanta is an engaging cultural attraction that connects the American Civil Rights Movement to today’s Global Human Rights Movements. Our purpose is to create a safe space for visitors to explore the fundamental rights of all human beings so that they leave inspired and empowered to join the ongoing dialogue about human rights in their communities.

  • Center for Human and Civil Rights Distance:Three blocks awayfrom hotel

    Center for human rights

    Center for Human and Civil Rights, located 3 blocks away, is an engaging cultural attraction that connects the American Civil Rights Movement to today’s Global Human Rights Movements. Our purpose is to create a safe space for visitors to explore the fundamental rights of all human beings so that they leave inspired and empowered to join the ongoing dialogue about human rights in their communities.

    Center for Human and Civil Rights, located 3 blocks away, is an engaging cultural attraction that connects the American Civil Rights Movement to today’s Global Human Rights Movements. Our purpose is to create a safe space for visitors to explore the fundamental rights of all human beings so that they leave inspired and empowered to join the ongoing dialogue about human rights in their communities.

  • College Football Hall of Fame Distance:Three blocks awayfrom hotel

    College Football Hall of Fame

    College Football Hall of Fame, located 3 blocks away, is a lasting tribute to the game’s greatest players and coaches. The legends represented here have reached the highest level of achievement in the sport. And their stories of excellence and impact – on and off the field -  endure here in perpetuity. 

    College Football Hall of Fame, located 3 blocks away, is a lasting tribute to the game’s greatest players and coaches. The legends represented here have reached the highest level of achievement in the sport. And their stories of excellence and impact – on and off the field -  endure here in perpetuity. 

  • Georgia World Congress Center Distance:3 blocks awayfrom hotel

    Georgia World Congress Center

    Georgia World Congress Center, located 3 blocks away,  is a convention center in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Enclosing some 3.9 million ft² in exhibition space and hosting more than a million visitors each year.

    Georgia World Congress Center, located 3 blocks away,  is a convention center in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Enclosing some 3.9 million ft² in exhibition space and hosting more than a million visitors each year.

  • Theatrical Outfit Distance:0.2from hotel

    Theatrical Outfit

    Theatrical Outfit, Atlanta's second-oldest continually-operating professional theatre, aspires to create a compassionate, joyful and just community by starting the conversations that matter.

    Theatrical Outfit, Atlanta's second-oldest continually-operating professional theatre, aspires to create a compassionate, joyful and just community by starting the conversations that matter.

  • Rialto Theatre Distance:0.2 milesfrom hotel

    Rialto Theater

    Formerly known as the Rialto Center for the Arts, this world-class performing arts venue seats 833 people. It is conveniently located downtown on the Georgia State University Campus. Blues, jazz and rock performances are regularly held here.

    Formerly known as the Rialto Center for the Arts, this world-class performing arts venue seats 833 people. It is conveniently located downtown on the Georgia State University Campus. Blues, jazz and rock performances are regularly held here.

  • Tabernacle Distance:0.3 milesfrom hotel

    Tabernacle

    Affectionately known as The Tabby, the Tabernacle is a premier performing arts venue. This mid-size concert hall has a capacity of 2,600 people. In addition to comedy tours, it has played host to artists such as Bob Dylan, Adele and Fergie through the years.

    Affectionately known as The Tabby, the Tabernacle is a premier performing arts venue. This mid-size concert hall has a capacity of 2,600 people. In addition to comedy tours, it has played host to artists such as Bob Dylan, Adele and Fergie through the years.

  • World of Coca-Cola Distance:0.5 milesfrom hotel

    Coco-Cola Museum

    Visit the Home of Happiness in Atlanta! With admission to the World of Coca-Cola, you can explore the history, memorabilia, and advertisements behind the world’s most famous soft drink. The World of Coca-Cola is located beside the Georgia Aquarium at Pemberton Place® in downtown Atlanta. Sample more than 100 different beverages, see how the drink is bottled and try to recreate the top-secret formula.

    Who knew there was so much to learn about Coca-Cola? The World of Coca-Cola is the only place where you can experience the fascinating story of the world’s best-known beverage brand in a dynamic, multimedia attraction.

    Highlights

    • Admission to the World of Coca-Cola in downtown Atlanta
    • See art, films, exhibits and memorabilia about The Coca-Cola Company
    • See vending machines & advertising campaigns from Coke’s history of more than 125 years
    • Taste over 100 different beverages at the Freestyle machine
    • Sample more than 60 different beverages from around the world
    • Discover how Coca-Cola is bottled
    • Take a photo with the famous 7-foot Coca-Cola Polar Bear


    What You Can Expect

    • See the vault where the formula is secured.
    • Tickets to the World of Coca-Cola provide entrance into Atlanta’s homage to this most famous soft drink. The World of Coca-Cola showcases the history of Coca-Cola throughout its more than 125 years of history.

    Learn about the legend of the secret formula for Coca Cola and see the vault where the formula is secured in the Vault of the Secret Formula.

    Get an inside look at the bottling process in Bottle Works and see the world’s largest collection of Coca-Cola memorabilia in the Milestones of Refreshment gallery.
    Don’t forget to give the 7-foot-tall Coca-Cola Polar Bear a big hug!

    Continue your visit by experiencing the thrilling "In Search of the Secret Formula" 4-D theater experience (3-D movie with moving seats). Then move to the Pop Culture Gallery where you can view works by artists such as Steve Penley, Haddon Sunblom and Howard Finster.

    Enjoy the most popular area in the World of Coca-Cola by tasting over 100 flavors from around the globe in the Taste It! beverage lounge. Cap off your visit at the Freestyle machine, a sleek fountain with more than 100 drink choices or create your very own. Each guest also takes home a FREE commemorative8-ounce bottle of Coca-Cola.

    And don't forget to take the excitement home with clothing, collectibles and gifts from The Coca-Cola Store.

    View World of Coca-Cola B-roll featuring interiors and exteriors from this multimedia attraction located in downtown Atlanta, GA.

    Visit the Home of Happiness in Atlanta! With admission to the World of Coca-Cola, you can explore the history, memorabilia, and advertisements behind the world’s most famous soft drink. The World of Coca-Cola is located beside the Georgia Aquarium at Pemberton Place® in downtown Atlanta. Sample more than 100 different beverages, see how the drink is bottled and try to recreate the top-secret formula.

    Who knew there was so much to learn about Coca-Cola? The World of Coca-Cola is the only place where you can experience the fascinating story of the world’s best-known beverage brand in a dynamic, multimedia attraction.

    Highlights

    • Admission to the World of Coca-Cola in downtown Atlanta
    • See art, films, exhibits and memorabilia about The Coca-Cola Company
    • See vending machines & advertising campaigns from Coke’s history of more than 125 years
    • Taste over 100 different beverages at the Freestyle machine
    • Sample more than 60 different beverages from around the world
    • Discover how Coca-Cola is bottled
    • Take a photo with the famous 7-foot Coca-Cola Polar Bear


    What You Can Expect

    • See the vault where the formula is secured.
    • Tickets to the World of Coca-Cola provide entrance into Atlanta’s homage to this most famous soft drink. The World of Coca-Cola showcases the history of Coca-Cola throughout its more than 125 years of history.

    Learn about the legend of the secret formula for Coca Cola and see the vault where the formula is secured in the Vault of the Secret Formula.

    Get an inside look at the bottling process in Bottle Works and see the world’s largest collection of Coca-Cola memorabilia in the Milestones of Refreshment gallery.
    Don’t forget to give the 7-foot-tall Coca-Cola Polar Bear a big hug!

    Continue your visit by experiencing the thrilling "In Search of the Secret Formula" 4-D theater experience (3-D movie with moving seats). Then move to the Pop Culture Gallery where you can view works by artists such as Steve Penley, Haddon Sunblom and Howard Finster.

    Enjoy the most popular area in the World of Coca-Cola by tasting over 100 flavors from around the globe in the Taste It! beverage lounge. Cap off your visit at the Freestyle machine, a sleek fountain with more than 100 drink choices or create your very own. Each guest also takes home a FREE commemorative8-ounce bottle of Coca-Cola.

    And don't forget to take the excitement home with clothing, collectibles and gifts from The Coca-Cola Store.

    View World of Coca-Cola B-roll featuring interiors and exteriors from this multimedia attraction located in downtown Atlanta, GA.

  • CNN Center Distance:0.5 milesfrom hotel

    CNN Center

    The world headquarters of CNN. This popular tourist attraction includes viewing galleries where visitors can watch newsrooms in action. Retail shops and a large food court are also located on the premises.

    The world headquarters of CNN. This popular tourist attraction includes viewing galleries where visitors can watch newsrooms in action. Retail shops and a large food court are also located on the premises.

  • Georgia State University Distance:0.5 milesfrom hotel

    Georgia State University Logo

    The bustling campus of this university is located in downtown Atlanta. Since being founded in 1913, it has become an Atlanta institution. These days, more than 30,000 students study here.

    The bustling campus of this university is located in downtown Atlanta. Since being founded in 1913, it has become an Atlanta institution. These days, more than 30,000 students study here.

  • Georgia State Capitol Distance:0.7 milesfrom hotel

    Georgia State Capitol

    With its shimmering gold dome, the capitol building is a sight to behold. It was built in 1889, and it is a registered National Historic Landmark. Its visitors' galleries include an impressive selection of Georgia state flags.

    With its shimmering gold dome, the capitol building is a sight to behold. It was built in 1889, and it is a registered National Historic Landmark. Its visitors' galleries include an impressive selection of Georgia state flags.

  • Georgia Aquarium Distance:0.8 milesfrom hotel

    Georgia Aquarium

    Georgia Aquarium, located 3 blocks away, is the largest aquarium in the Western Hemisphere with 10 million gallons of fresh and marine water and tens of thousands of animals.

    Georgia Aquarium, located 3 blocks away, is the largest aquarium in the Western Hemisphere with 10 million gallons of fresh and marine water and tens of thousands of animals.

  • Georgia Dome/Philips Arena Distance:0.9 milesfrom hotel

    Georgia Dome

    As home of the NBA's Atlanta Hawks, Philips Arena can get filled to capacity on game days. The Georgia Dome, which is where the NFL's Atlanta Falcons play, was the largest domed structure in the world for many years.

    As home of the NBA's Atlanta Hawks, Philips Arena can get filled to capacity on game days. The Georgia Dome, which is where the NFL's Atlanta Falcons play, was the largest domed structure in the world for many years.

  • Fox Theatre Distance:1.0 milefrom hotel

    Fox Theater

    Referred to in ads as the Fabulous Fox, this former movie palace features ornate decor and architecture. It is located on Peachtree in Midtown, and it seats 4,678 people. In addition to touring Broadway shows, it plays host to popular musical acts on occasion.

    Referred to in ads as the Fabulous Fox, this former movie palace features ornate decor and architecture. It is located on Peachtree in Midtown, and it seats 4,678 people. In addition to touring Broadway shows, it plays host to popular musical acts on occasion.

  • Atlanta Movie Tours Distance:1.1 milefrom hotel

    Atlanta Movie Tours

    All guests of the Ellis Hotel receive $5 off the ticket price when you use Promo Code ELLIS on http://atlantamovietours.com   The Hunger Games. Ant-Man. The Walking Dead. Captain America. Even the Oscar winning Driving Miss Daisy. They all have one thing in common: Atlanta. The booming entertainment industry here in Georgia isn’t just a passing fad, it’s the new normal. Since March of 2012, Atlanta Movie Tours has been providing a whole new way to see the city.  Our Insiders have worked on set and tell engaging first-hand stories that you won’t hear anywhere else. Come tour with us! Visit http://atlantamovietours.com for the calendar of tours and more!

    All guests of the Ellis Hotel receive $5 off the ticket price when you use Promo Code ELLIS on http://atlantamovietours.com   The Hunger Games. Ant-Man. The Walking Dead. Captain America. Even the Oscar winning Driving Miss Daisy. They all have one thing in common: Atlanta. The booming entertainment industry here in Georgia isn’t just a passing fad, it’s the new normal. Since March of 2012, Atlanta Movie Tours has been providing a whole new way to see the city.  Our Insiders have worked on set and tell engaging first-hand stories that you won’t hear anywhere else. Come tour with us! Visit http://atlantamovietours.com for the calendar of tours and more!

  • Georgia Tech Distance:1.4 milesfrom hotel

    Georgia Tech Logo

    Officially known as the Georgia Institute of Technology, this public research university was founded in 1855. Today, it primarily focuses on science and technology. Programs in liberal arts, engineering, computing and architecture are also popular.

    Officially known as the Georgia Institute of Technology, this public research university was founded in 1855. Today, it primarily focuses on science and technology. Programs in liberal arts, engineering, computing and architecture are also popular.

  • Clark Atlanta University Distance:1.7from hotel

    Clark University

    Clark Atlanta University, located less than one mile away , is a private, historically black university in Atlanta, in the U.S. state of Georgia. It was formed in 1988 with the consolidation of Clark College and Atlanta University.

    Clark Atlanta University, located less than one mile away , is a private, historically black university in Atlanta, in the U.S. state of Georgia. It was formed in 1988 with the consolidation of Clark College and Atlanta University.

  • Margaret Mitchell Home Distance:1.7 milesfrom hotel

    Margret Mitchell Home

    Learn more about the famous author at this lovingly restored historic house museum. Visitors are taken on guided tours that provide rich details about Mitchell's life. Fans of Gone With the Wind will adore this popular attraction.

    Learn more about the famous author at this lovingly restored historic house museum. Visitors are taken on guided tours that provide rich details about Mitchell's life. Fans of Gone With the Wind will adore this popular attraction.

  • Turner Field/Atlanta Braves Distance:2.0 milesfrom hotel

    Turner Field

    Around Atlanta, this field is commonly referred to simply as The Ted. It is named in honor of media mogul Ted Turner, but it was originally called the Centennial Olympic Stadium when it was build for the 1996 Summer Olympic Games. Currently, it is home to the Atlanta Braves.

    Around Atlanta, this field is commonly referred to simply as The Ted. It is named in honor of media mogul Ted Turner, but it was originally called the Centennial Olympic Stadium when it was build for the 1996 Summer Olympic Games. Currently, it is home to the Atlanta Braves.

  • High Museum Distance:2.2 milesfrom hotel

    High Museum

    Although its official name is the High Museum of Art, it's commonly referred to as The High. This art museum houses more than 11,000 works. Pieces by Auguste Rodin, Claude Monet and Dorothea Lange are included in the permanent collection.

    Although its official name is the High Museum of Art, it's commonly referred to as The High. This art museum houses more than 11,000 works. Pieces by Auguste Rodin, Claude Monet and Dorothea Lange are included in the permanent collection.

  • Atlanta Symphony Distance:2.2from hotel

    Atlanta Symphony

    Atlanta Symphony, located nearby,  is an American orchestra based in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Robert Spano has been its music director since 2001. The ASO's main concert venue is Atlanta Symphony Hall in the Woodruff Arts Center.

    Atlanta Symphony, located nearby,  is an American orchestra based in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Robert Spano has been its music director since 2001. The ASO's main concert venue is Atlanta Symphony Hall in the Woodruff Arts Center.

  • Robert B. Woodruff Arts Center Distance:2.3 milesfrom hotel

    Robert B. Woodruff Arts Center

    Founded in 1968, this visual and performing arts center houses several different attractions. In addition to the Alliance Theatre, it is home to the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, the 14th Street Playhouse and the High Museum of Art.

    Founded in 1968, this visual and performing arts center houses several different attractions. In addition to the Alliance Theatre, it is home to the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, the 14th Street Playhouse and the High Museum of Art.

  • Spelman College Distance:2.3from hotel

    Spelman College, located less than one mile away, is a four-year liberal arts women's college located in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. The college is part of the Atlanta University Center academic consortium in Atlanta.

    Spelman College, located less than one mile away, is a four-year liberal arts women's college located in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. The college is part of the Atlanta University Center academic consortium in Atlanta.

  • Morehouse College Distance:2.4from hotel

    Morehouse

    Morehouse College, located less than one mile away, The only all male historically black institution of higher learning in the United States.

    Morehouse College, located less than one mile away, The only all male historically black institution of higher learning in the United States.

  • Carter Center Distance:2.5 milesfrom hotel

    Carter Center

    Founded by President Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalynn Carter, this not-for-profit organization is dedicated to the advancement of human rights. Through his work with the organization, President Carter was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2002.

    Founded by President Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalynn Carter, this not-for-profit organization is dedicated to the advancement of human rights. Through his work with the organization, President Carter was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2002.

  • Atlanta Ballet Distance:4.6 milesfrom hotel

    Atlanta Ballet

    As the oldest ballet company in the country and the official State Ballet of Georgia, Atlanta Ballet has built a rich legacy in the city through its performances, dance education, and community initiatives. Its eclectic repertoire spans ballet history, highlighted by beloved classics and inventive originals, making it one of the premiere professional dance organizations of the Southeast.

    As the oldest ballet company in the country and the official State Ballet of Georgia, Atlanta Ballet has built a rich legacy in the city through its performances, dance education, and community initiatives. Its eclectic repertoire spans ballet history, highlighted by beloved classics and inventive originals, making it one of the premiere professional dance organizations of the Southeast.

  • Emory University Distance:5.1 milesfrom hotel

    Emory University Logo

    This private research university was founded in 1836. It is affiliated with the United Methodist Church and named after Methodist John Emory. Currently, there are more than 13,000 students.

    This private research university was founded in 1836. It is affiliated with the United Methodist Church and named after Methodist John Emory. Currently, there are more than 13,000 students.

  • Buckhead District Distance:6 milesfrom hotel

    Buckhead District

    With its gleaming skyscrapers and upscale ambiance, the Buckhead District is a must-see destination. It offers an unbelievable nightlife, and it is jam-packed with exceptional shopping opportunities. It is also the location of the Governor's Mansion.

    With its gleaming skyscrapers and upscale ambiance, the Buckhead District is a must-see destination. It offers an unbelievable nightlife, and it is jam-packed with exceptional shopping opportunities. It is also the location of the Governor's Mansion.

  • Hi-Fi Buys Amphitheater Distance:6.6 milesfrom hotel

    Aaron's Amphitheater at Lakewood

    This premium concert venue is actually now called Aaron's Amphitheater at Lakewood. It offers 7,000 covered seats and 12,000 lawn seats. When a popular band or artist comes to Atlanta, this is often where they perform.

    This premium concert venue is actually now called Aaron's Amphitheater at Lakewood. It offers 7,000 covered seats and 12,000 lawn seats. When a popular band or artist comes to Atlanta, this is often where they perform.

  • Phipps Plaza Distance:8.2 milesfrom hotel

    Phipps Plaza

    With its chandeliers, marble floors and grand staircase, Phipps Plaza is the most upscale shopping center in Atlanta. It is located in the tony Buckhead District. Boutiques such as Armani, Hugo Boss, Versace and Tiffany & Co. are all located here.

    With its chandeliers, marble floors and grand staircase, Phipps Plaza is the most upscale shopping center in Atlanta. It is located in the tony Buckhead District. Boutiques such as Armani, Hugo Boss, Versace and Tiffany & Co. are all located here.

  • Lenox Square Mall Distance:8.5 milesfrom hotel

    Lenox Square Mall

    This mall, which was built in 1959, is the sister mall of Phipps Plaza. It is anchored by Bloomingdale's, Macy's and Neiman Marcus. More than 250 stores are found in the mall, which features more than 1.5 million square feet of space.

    This mall, which was built in 1959, is the sister mall of Phipps Plaza. It is anchored by Bloomingdale's, Macy's and Neiman Marcus. More than 250 stores are found in the mall, which features more than 1.5 million square feet of space.

  • Six Flags Theme Park Distance:10.7 milesfrom hotel

    GA Six Flags

    Officially known as Six Flags Over Georgia, it is located west of town in Cobb County. A variety of thrilling roller coasters is spread across its more than 250 acres. A historic carousel, the Riverview Carousel, is another popular attraction.

    Officially known as Six Flags Over Georgia, it is located west of town in Cobb County. A variety of thrilling roller coasters is spread across its more than 250 acres. A historic carousel, the Riverview Carousel, is another popular attraction.

  • Stone Mountain Distance:17.2 milesfrom hotel

    Ellis Hotel Stone Mountain

    Receive 30% off the retail price of the Adventure Pass at Stone Mountain, Georgia's # 1 attraction, by entering the Promo Code THEELLISHOTEL on www.stonemountainpark.com save website. Enjoy this savings, simply for being a hotel guest at the Ellis Hotel! Enjoy Stone Mountain Park while you are visiting Atlanta. They are located only 16 miles east of downtown and offer playing in the great outdoors with a ride to the top of the mountain to see the Atlanta skyline.  Your day can include climbing in the treetops on Sky Hike, riding the rails on the Scenic Railroad or taking a walk through history in the Antebellum Plantation & Farmyard.  End your day with the Laser show Spectacular, the world's largest laser light show!

    Receive 30% off the retail price of the Adventure Pass at Stone Mountain, Georgia's # 1 attraction, by entering the Promo Code THEELLISHOTEL on www.stonemountainpark.com save website. Enjoy this savings, simply for being a hotel guest at the Ellis Hotel! Enjoy Stone Mountain Park while you are visiting Atlanta. They are located only 16 miles east of downtown and offer playing in the great outdoors with a ride to the top of the mountain to see the Atlanta skyline.  Your day can include climbing in the treetops on Sky Hike, riding the rails on the Scenic Railroad or taking a walk through history in the Antebellum Plantation & Farmyard.  End your day with the Laser show Spectacular, the world's largest laser light show!

The Nature Conservancy

Distance: Across the street from hotel
Building in Atlanta

The Nature Conservancy, located across the street, conserves the lands and waters on which all life depends to that the world can be a place where the diversity of life thrives, and people act to conserve nature for its own sake and its ability to fulfill our needs and enrich our lives.

Deloitte Consulting

Distance: Across the street from hotel
Building in Atlanta

Deloitte Consulting, located across the street, provides consulting for human capital through research, analytics, and industry insights to help design and execute critical programs from business driven HR to innovative talent, leadership, and change programs. Works with senior executives to help them solve their toughest and most complex problems by bringing an approach to executable strategy that combines deep industry knowledge, rigorous analysis, and insight to enable confident action. Delivers solutions that help drive transformation, improve productivity, and streamline business operations. Our practical, innovative solutions are linked to measurable goals to help our clients achieve competitive advantage.

Georgia Pacific Worldwide Headquarters

Distance: Across the street from hotel
Georgia Pacific Worldwide Headquarters

Georgia Pacific Worldwide Headquarters is located across the street and  is one of the world's leading makers of tissue, pulp, paper, packaging, building products and related chemicals.

Olgetree Deakins

Distance: Across the street from hotel
Building in Atlanta

Olgetree Deakins, located across the street, We represent employers of all sizes and across many industries, from small businesses to Fortune 50 companies. They offer distinguished labor and employment counsel.

HOK

Distance: Across the street from hotel
Building in Atlanta

HOK, located across the street,  is a global design, architecture, engineering and planning firm. We use design to enrich people’s lives and help organizations succeed. Our 1,800 people collaborate across a network of 25 offices on three continents. HOK’s mission is to deliver exceptional design ideas and solutions for our clients through the creative blending of human need, environmental stewardship, value creation, science and art. Our design solutions result from a collaborative process that encourages multidisciplinary professional teams to research alternatives, share knowledge and imagine new ways to solve the challenges of the built environment.

HKS

Distance: Across the street from hotel
Building in Atlanta

HKS, located across the street, is an architectural services firm that offers conceptual and schematic design, design development and construction documentation, assisting with contractor bidding and/or negotiating and construction contract administration. Architecture embodies all we touch. And we are a combination of artists and tacticians, imagining, coordinating and creating some of the world’s most iconic places.

Hall Booth Smith

Distance: Across the street from hotel
Building in Atlanta

Hall Booth Smith, located across the street, is a full-service law firm with eleven regional offices strategically located throughout Georgia. Experienced across a wide range of legal disciplines, HBS prides itself on providing knowledgeable, proactive, client-specific counsel to individuals, domestic and international corporations, state and federal agencies, and nonprofit organizations.

VML

Distance: Across the street from hotel
Building in Atlanta

VML, located across the street,  is a full-service global digital marketing and advertising agency with offices around the globe serving some of the best and largest brands in the world.

Carlock Copeland & Stair

Distance: Across the street from hotel
Building in Atlanta

Carlock Copeland & Stair, located across the street, are civil defense lawyers who work with individuals and institutions and are respected in courthouses throughout the Southeast as well-prepared, forceful, creative and cost-effective attorneys. 

Level 3 Communications

Distance: Across the street from hotel
Level 3 Communications Building

Level 3 Communications, located across the street, is a premier global communications provider headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado, that provides communications services to enterprise, government and carrier customers.
Anchored by extensive fiber networks on three continents and connected by undersea facilities, our global services platform features deep metro assets reaching more than 500 markets in more than 60 countries.

Americas MART

Distance: One Block from hotel
AmericasMart Atlanta Logo

Americas MART, located one block away, connects buyers with top brands from around the world. Discover the latest products and trends at the nation’s #1 product destination!

Centennial Olympic Park

Distance: Two blocks away from hotel
Centennial Olympic Park

Centennial Olympic Park, located 2 blocks away,  is a 21-acre public park located in downtown Atlanta, Georgia owned and operated by the Georgia World Congress Center Authority.

Suntrust

Distance: Two blocks from hotel
Suntrust Building

Suntrust, 2 blocks away, covers all your personal banking needs with user-friendly accounts, secure online services and great savings rates.

Center for Civil and Human Rights

Distance: 2.5 blocks from hotel
National Center for Civil and Human Rights Atlanta, GA

The Center for Civil and Human Rights in downtown Atlanta is an engaging cultural attraction that connects the American Civil Rights Movement to today’s Global Human Rights Movements. Our purpose is to create a safe space for visitors to explore the fundamental rights of all human beings so that they leave inspired and empowered to join the ongoing dialogue about human rights in their communities.

Center for Human and Civil Rights

Distance: Three blocks away from hotel
Center for human rights

Center for Human and Civil Rights, located 3 blocks away, is an engaging cultural attraction that connects the American Civil Rights Movement to today’s Global Human Rights Movements. Our purpose is to create a safe space for visitors to explore the fundamental rights of all human beings so that they leave inspired and empowered to join the ongoing dialogue about human rights in their communities.

College Football Hall of Fame

Distance: Three blocks away from hotel
College Football Hall of Fame

College Football Hall of Fame, located 3 blocks away, is a lasting tribute to the game’s greatest players and coaches. The legends represented here have reached the highest level of achievement in the sport. And their stories of excellence and impact – on and off the field -  endure here in perpetuity. 

Georgia World Congress Center

Distance: 3 blocks away from hotel
Georgia World Congress Center

Georgia World Congress Center, located 3 blocks away,  is a convention center in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Enclosing some 3.9 million ft² in exhibition space and hosting more than a million visitors each year.

Theatrical Outfit

Distance: 0.2 from hotel
Theatrical Outfit

Theatrical Outfit, Atlanta's second-oldest continually-operating professional theatre, aspires to create a compassionate, joyful and just community by starting the conversations that matter.

Rialto Theatre

Distance: 0.2 miles from hotel
Rialto Theater

Formerly known as the Rialto Center for the Arts, this world-class performing arts venue seats 833 people. It is conveniently located downtown on the Georgia State University Campus. Blues, jazz and rock performances are regularly held here.

Tabernacle

Distance: 0.3 miles from hotel
Tabernacle Exterior

Affectionately known as The Tabby, the Tabernacle is a premier performing arts venue. This mid-size concert hall has a capacity of 2,600 people. In addition to comedy tours, it has played host to artists such as Bob Dylan, Adele and Fergie through the years.

World of Coca-Cola

Distance: 0.5 miles from hotel
Coco-Cola Museum

Visit the Home of Happiness in Atlanta! With admission to the World of Coca-Cola, you can explore the history, memorabilia, and advertisements behind the world’s most famous soft drink. The World of Coca-Cola is located beside the Georgia Aquarium at Pemberton Place® in downtown Atlanta. Sample more than 100 different beverages, see how the drink is bottled and try to recreate the top-secret formula.

Who knew there was so much to learn about Coca-Cola? The World of Coca-Cola is the only place where you can experience the fascinating story of the world’s best-known beverage brand in a dynamic, multimedia attraction.

Highlights

  • Admission to the World of Coca-Cola in downtown Atlanta
  • See art, films, exhibits and memorabilia about The Coca-Cola Company
  • See vending machines & advertising campaigns from Coke’s history of more than 125 years
  • Taste over 100 different beverages at the Freestyle machine
  • Sample more than 60 different beverages from around the world
  • Discover how Coca-Cola is bottled
  • Take a photo with the famous 7-foot Coca-Cola Polar Bear


What You Can Expect

  • See the vault where the formula is secured.
  • Tickets to the World of Coca-Cola provide entrance into Atlanta’s homage to this most famous soft drink. The World of Coca-Cola showcases the history of Coca-Cola throughout its more than 125 years of history.

Learn about the legend of the secret formula for Coca Cola and see the vault where the formula is secured in the Vault of the Secret Formula.

Get an inside look at the bottling process in Bottle Works and see the world’s largest collection of Coca-Cola memorabilia in the Milestones of Refreshment gallery.
Don’t forget to give the 7-foot-tall Coca-Cola Polar Bear a big hug!

Continue your visit by experiencing the thrilling "In Search of the Secret Formula" 4-D theater experience (3-D movie with moving seats). Then move to the Pop Culture Gallery where you can view works by artists such as Steve Penley, Haddon Sunblom and Howard Finster.

Enjoy the most popular area in the World of Coca-Cola by tasting over 100 flavors from around the globe in the Taste It! beverage lounge. Cap off your visit at the Freestyle machine, a sleek fountain with more than 100 drink choices or create your very own. Each guest also takes home a FREE commemorative8-ounce bottle of Coca-Cola.

And don't forget to take the excitement home with clothing, collectibles and gifts from The Coca-Cola Store.

View World of Coca-Cola B-roll featuring interiors and exteriors from this multimedia attraction located in downtown Atlanta, GA.

CNN Center

Distance: 0.5 miles from hotel
CNN Center

The world headquarters of CNN. This popular tourist attraction includes viewing galleries where visitors can watch newsrooms in action. Retail shops and a large food court are also located on the premises.

Georgia State University

Distance: 0.5 miles from hotel
Georgia State University Logo

The bustling campus of this university is located in downtown Atlanta. Since being founded in 1913, it has become an Atlanta institution. These days, more than 30,000 students study here.

Georgia State Capitol

Distance: 0.7 miles from hotel
Georgia State Capitol

With its shimmering gold dome, the capitol building is a sight to behold. It was built in 1889, and it is a registered National Historic Landmark. Its visitors' galleries include an impressive selection of Georgia state flags.

Georgia Aquarium

Distance: 0.8 miles from hotel
Georgia Aquarium

Georgia Aquarium, located 3 blocks away, is the largest aquarium in the Western Hemisphere with 10 million gallons of fresh and marine water and tens of thousands of animals.

Georgia Dome/Philips Arena

Distance: 0.9 miles from hotel
Georgia Dome

As home of the NBA's Atlanta Hawks, Philips Arena can get filled to capacity on game days. The Georgia Dome, which is where the NFL's Atlanta Falcons play, was the largest domed structure in the world for many years.

Fox Theatre

Distance: 1.0 mile from hotel
Fox Theater

Referred to in ads as the Fabulous Fox, this former movie palace features ornate decor and architecture. It is located on Peachtree in Midtown, and it seats 4,678 people. In addition to touring Broadway shows, it plays host to popular musical acts on occasion.

Atlanta Movie Tours

Distance: 1.1 mile from hotel
Atlanta Movie Tours

All guests of the Ellis Hotel receive $5 off the ticket price when you use Promo Code ELLIS on http://atlantamovietours.com   The Hunger Games. Ant-Man. The Walking Dead. Captain America. Even the Oscar winning Driving Miss Daisy. They all have one thing in common: Atlanta. The booming entertainment industry here in Georgia isn’t just a passing fad, it’s the new normal. Since March of 2012, Atlanta Movie Tours has been providing a whole new way to see the city.  Our Insiders have worked on set and tell engaging first-hand stories that you won’t hear anywhere else. Come tour with us! Visit http://atlantamovietours.com for the calendar of tours and more!

Georgia Tech

Distance: 1.4 miles from hotel
Georgia Tech Logo

Officially known as the Georgia Institute of Technology, this public research university was founded in 1855. Today, it primarily focuses on science and technology. Programs in liberal arts, engineering, computing and architecture are also popular.

Clark Atlanta University

Distance: 1.7 from hotel
Clark Atlanta University Logo

Clark Atlanta University, located less than one mile away , is a private, historically black university in Atlanta, in the U.S. state of Georgia. It was formed in 1988 with the consolidation of Clark College and Atlanta University.

Margaret Mitchell Home

Distance: 1.7 miles from hotel
Margret Mitchell Home

Learn more about the famous author at this lovingly restored historic house museum. Visitors are taken on guided tours that provide rich details about Mitchell's life. Fans of Gone With the Wind will adore this popular attraction.

Turner Field/Atlanta Braves

Distance: 2.0 miles from hotel
Turner Field

Around Atlanta, this field is commonly referred to simply as The Ted. It is named in honor of media mogul Ted Turner, but it was originally called the Centennial Olympic Stadium when it was build for the 1996 Summer Olympic Games. Currently, it is home to the Atlanta Braves.

High Museum

Distance: 2.2 miles from hotel
High Museum

Although its official name is the High Museum of Art, it's commonly referred to as The High. This art museum houses more than 11,000 works. Pieces by Auguste Rodin, Claude Monet and Dorothea Lange are included in the permanent collection.

Atlanta Symphony

Distance: 2.2 from hotel
Atlanta Symphony

Atlanta Symphony, located nearby,  is an American orchestra based in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Robert Spano has been its music director since 2001. The ASO's main concert venue is Atlanta Symphony Hall in the Woodruff Arts Center.

Robert B. Woodruff Arts Center

Distance: 2.3 miles from hotel
Woodruff Art Center

Founded in 1968, this visual and performing arts center houses several different attractions. In addition to the Alliance Theatre, it is home to the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, the 14th Street Playhouse and the High Museum of Art.

Spelman College

Distance: 2.3 from hotel

Spelman College, located less than one mile away, is a four-year liberal arts women's college located in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. The college is part of the Atlanta University Center academic consortium in Atlanta.

Morehouse College

Distance: 2.4 from hotel
Morehouse College Logo

Morehouse College, located less than one mile away, The only all male historically black institution of higher learning in the United States.

Carter Center

Distance: 2.5 miles from hotel
The Ellis Hotel Carter Center

Founded by President Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalynn Carter, this not-for-profit organization is dedicated to the advancement of human rights. Through his work with the organization, President Carter was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2002.

Atlanta Ballet

Distance: 4.6 miles from hotel
Atlanta Ballet

As the oldest ballet company in the country and the official State Ballet of Georgia, Atlanta Ballet has built a rich legacy in the city through its performances, dance education, and community initiatives. Its eclectic repertoire spans ballet history, highlighted by beloved classics and inventive originals, making it one of the premiere professional dance organizations of the Southeast.

Emory University

Distance: 5.1 miles from hotel
Emory University Logo

This private research university was founded in 1836. It is affiliated with the United Methodist Church and named after Methodist John Emory. Currently, there are more than 13,000 students.

Buckhead District

Distance: 6 miles from hotel
The Ellis Hotel Buckethead

With its gleaming skyscrapers and upscale ambiance, the Buckhead District is a must-see destination. It offers an unbelievable nightlife, and it is jam-packed with exceptional shopping opportunities. It is also the location of the Governor's Mansion.

Hi-Fi Buys Amphitheater

Distance: 6.6 miles from hotel
Aaron's Amphitheater at Lakewood

This premium concert venue is actually now called Aaron's Amphitheater at Lakewood. It offers 7,000 covered seats and 12,000 lawn seats. When a popular band or artist comes to Atlanta, this is often where they perform.

Phipps Plaza

Distance: 8.2 miles from hotel
Phipps Plaza

With its chandeliers, marble floors and grand staircase, Phipps Plaza is the most upscale shopping center in Atlanta. It is located in the tony Buckhead District. Boutiques such as Armani, Hugo Boss, Versace and Tiffany & Co. are all located here.

Lenox Square Mall

Distance: 8.5 miles from hotel
Lenox Square Mall

This mall, which was built in 1959, is the sister mall of Phipps Plaza. It is anchored by Bloomingdale's, Macy's and Neiman Marcus. More than 250 stores are found in the mall, which features more than 1.5 million square feet of space.

Six Flags Theme Park

Distance: 10.7 miles from hotel
Six Flags Theme Park Logo

Officially known as Six Flags Over Georgia, it is located west of town in Cobb County. A variety of thrilling roller coasters is spread across its more than 250 acres. A historic carousel, the Riverview Carousel, is another popular attraction.

Stone Mountain

Distance: 17.2 miles from hotel
Stone Mountain Christmas Rudolph and Bumble

Receive 30% off the retail price of the Adventure Pass at Stone Mountain, Georgia's # 1 attraction, by entering the Promo Code THEELLISHOTEL on www.stonemountainpark.com save website. Enjoy this savings, simply for being a hotel guest at the Ellis Hotel! Enjoy Stone Mountain Park while you are visiting Atlanta. They are located only 16 miles east of downtown and offer playing in the great outdoors with a ride to the top of the mountain to see the Atlanta skyline.  Your day can include climbing in the treetops on Sky Hike, riding the rails on the Scenic Railroad or taking a walk through history in the Antebellum Plantation & Farmyard.  End your day with the Laser show Spectacular, the world's largest laser light show!

The Ellis Hotel

176 Peachtree Street NW 
Atlanta,
GA 30303

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