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Explore the History and Charm of downtown Atlanta

Get out and explore the boundless things to do in Atlanta, Georgia, the perfect city for family vacations, business trips or for sports enthusiasts to cheer on their favorite teams. With a rich history, a burgeoning arts scene, innovative dining, sports venues, and urban parks, Atlanta is teeming with diversity and world-class attractions sure to please the modern traveler.
The Ellis Hotel is ideally located in downtown Atlanta within walking distance of the top restaurants, shopping, local attractions, businesses, universities, and thrilling sports arenas. Walk to the Georgia Aquarium, World of Coca-Cola, Philips Arena, and the Georgia World Congress Center. We are also near plenty of Fortune 500 companies including SunTrust, Southern Company, Georgia Pacific and Deloitte. Whether you are traveling for work, fun, or a mix of both, Atlanta promises fun attractions coupled with southern hospitality in every season.
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History And Charm in Atlanta
National Historic Landmarks Nearby Our Hotel in Atlanta


From National Historic Landmarks and the State Capitol to the World of Coca-Cola and the best shopping and dining in the city, check out some of the top Atlanta attractions located near our downtown hotel.
Arts and Culture Nearby Our Hotel in Atlanta

Arts & Culture

With diversity and history as its main cornerstones, Atlanta is teeming with arts and culture at every bend. Enjoy an evening at the theater, visit the High Museum, or be a part of the Global Human Rights Movement while in town.
Olympic Training Facilities Nearby Our Hotel in Atlanta

Sports & Recreation

From ballparks to Olympic training facilities, Atlanta features family-friendly green spaces and plenty of sports venues to catch the Falcons, Hawks, and Braves in action. Check out all of the fun recreation near Ellis Hotel.
Boutiques and Shopping Nearby Our Hotel in Atlanta


From upscale boutiques and shopping malls to the leading wholesale retailers destination on Peachtree Street, pick up gifts and indulge in some retail therapy while discovering the best shopping in downtown Atlanta.
Business Hotel in Atlanta


Our Atlanta business hotel is just minutes from major Fortune 500 corporations, law firms, marketing agencies and universities. Walk to important meetings and make Ellis your home base in the heart of downtown.

Traveler's Insights

  • What are the top things to do in Atlanta?

    What are the top things to do in Atlanta?
    With an abundance of history and culture permeating Atlanta, check out the top things to do in town while staying at Ellis Hotel. Walk to World of Coca-Cola, Georgia Aquarium, the Georgia World Congress Center, Centennial Olympic Park, Center for Civil and Human Rights, Fox Theater, High Museum of Art, and sports venues including Mercedes Benz Stadium, State Farm Arena, and SunTrust Park.
  • What is Atlanta known for?

    What is Atlanta known for?
    Georgia’s state capital, Atlanta, is a historic city filled with culture, entertainment, and attractions. Home of the Civil Rights Movement and Gone with the Wind, Atlanta, Georgia brings a lively music, culinary, and arts scene. Atlanta is also home to home to CNN, The World of Coca-Cola, Centennial Olympic Park, the Georgia Aquarium and the National Center for Civil & Human Rights.
  • What do locals do in Atlanta?

    What do locals do in Atlanta?
    Live like a local while staying at the Ellis Hotel and take part in local festivities happening around town. From catching the Atlanta Braves, Hawks, and Falcons play to farmer’s markets, festivals, and live music, Atlanta plays host to every activity under the Georgia sun.
  • Where can I take the kids in Atlanta?

    Where can I take the kids in Atlanta?
    Traveling with kids in Atlanta is a fun and educational experience for all. While visiting the Ellis Hotel, take the kids to Centennial Olympic Park to run through the largest interactive fountain in the world. Visit the Children’s Museum of Atlanta, Zoo Atlanta, the Georgia Aquarium, and Six Flags Over Georgia for thrilling adventures on land and sea.
  • What is there to do for free in Atlanta?

    What is there to do for free in Atlanta?
    Save your pennies for dinner and the theater and enjoy the best of Atlanta for free. Visit the High Museum of Art on the second Sunday of every month from 1 to 4pm for free tickets. Hit up free Yoga in the Park at Colony Square, skate the historic Fourth Ward Skatepark, and check out the BeltLine, the best urban space in the US.
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