Two Hotels with Award Winning Restaurants Opening

This week marks the opening of The Omni Hotel & Resorts at The Battery Atlanta and on January 16th, and The Hotel at Avalon opens along with South City Kitchen restaurant.

The Omni is the official hotel of the Atlanta Braves. The property is located in The Battery Atlanta, the city’s newest mixed-use development and home to SunTrust Park, the Coca-Cola Roxy music venue, shopping, dining and premier office space.

The hotel debuts Achie’s, its highly anticipated partnership with James Beard Foundation Award-winning Chef Hugh Acheson. This signature restaurant offers Southern-inspired dishes with locally sourced ingredients. Guests can also enjoy 582 Waterside Lounge & Bar for classic American light bites and handcrafted cocktails. Located 582 feet away from home plate, this fifth-floor pool deck provides the most coveted views of The Battery Atlanta. The plaza level features the hotel’s Lobby Bar, which serves local coffee, cocktails, and wine in a social atmosphere for guests and locals alike.

Jim Caldwell, the chief executive officer of Omni Hotels & Resorts stated:

The Battery Atlanta has established itself as one the South’s most dynamic destinations, and we are honored to join this rich community alongside our world-class partner, the Atlanta Braves.

Omni Hotel at The Battery Atlanta features 264 well-appointed guest rooms including 28 suites. All suites on the 16th floor, including the Presidential, have private terraces.  As a regional epicenter for meetings and social events, there is more than 20,000 square feet of meeting and event space, including a grand ballroom. Unique amenities also include a pool deck steps from SunTrust Park home plate and a modern retail store featuring fashion and locally-curated art.

Additionally, Omni Hotel at The Battery Atlanta unveils a distinct retail shop that goes well beyond traditional gift shop selections. South End Trading Company showcases a curated collection of American craft art installations, retro Americana, whimsical baseball items, local art and fashion, a collection of music records and items inspired by the neighboring Coca-Cola Roxy music venue.

The Hotel at Avalon is where you can experience graceful, modern Southern hospitality, that is infused throughout a luxurious walkable community of shopping, dining, lodging, working, and entertaining, all in the heart of Alpharetta, Georgia. Flowing from the hotel, the new Alpharetta Conference Center provides the area’s premier meetings and events destination.

Here is a video you can enjoy highlighting the hotel by Joe Duffy, our Food & Beverage expert.

In addition to the hotel’s local chef-driven restaurant, South City Kitchen, The Hotel at Avalon will feature a Starbucks coffee shop, a 24-hour fitness center, an upscale lobby bar and gathering space, and a spacious second-story pool terrace, ideally designed for outdoor events and banquet functions. Guests will also enjoy complimentary high-speed wireless internet service offered throughout Avalon’s Fiberhood.

You can stay at one of the 330 stylishly modern guestrooms and suites greet guests in elegant Southern style. With their warm residential feel, dreamy bathrooms, and luxe inviting air, each provides the superb opportunity enjoy all of Avalon; the walkable community features 16 premier dining options and more than 75 retail experiences. You will also be able to enjoy South City Kitchen, southern classics with a sophisticated spin right at the hotel. South City Kitchen also has locations in Midtown, Buckhead and the Vinings area.

Plus, you can enjoy The Woodhouse Day Spa, which was voted the “Best Day Spa Chain in America” by DAYSPA Magazine. The Texas-based luxury day spa offers massage, skin care, and nail services, as well as unique sleep treatments and more and this location will be the spa’s second Atlanta-area location in Avalon’s Boulevard East district, across the street from the hotel and conference center.

Avalon is a hotel and conference center guest’s paradise,” said Todd Harris, COO of Hi-Rez Studios. “From fitness, fashion, food, beauty and beyond, Avalon provides unparalleled experiences for every visitor – whether they are celebrating a wedding, conducting business, attending a conference or just here to enjoy the good life at Avalon. We very much look forward to hosting our special groups and guests at this incredible hotel next year.”

 

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