Welcome to the Hampton Inn - Suites Athens - I-65 ideally nestled at the base of the Smokey Mountains just 25 miles west of Huntsville Alabama. The Hampton Inn - Suites Athens - I-65 is a convenient destination located off I-65 at Exit 351 halfway between Birmingham Alabama and Nashville Tennessee. Come to shop and explore the charm of Historical Downtown Athens Alabama with its beautiful tree-lined avenues amazing history peaceful walking trails museums and inviting storefronts Athens is home to The Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention and a wealth of special events. You're sure to find a good time enjoying blue grass music going to the rodeo cycling in a bike race perusing booths of local art attending the dogwood festival singing on the square and much more. The possibilities are endless when you visit our friendly Hampton Inn - Suites Athens - I-65.