IHG boutique hotel slated for Athens

Atlanta-based Rialto Property Partners, LLC has announced plans to develop IHG’s Hotel Indigo(R) in downtown Athens, Georgia. The Athens location will feature 100 luxury guestrooms. The Hotel Indigo in Athens will be managed by IHG’s operations division, The Hotel Management Group, the fourth largest management company in North America.

Located at 500 College Avenue in downtown Athens, the future site of Hotel Indigo will encompass an entire city block and anchor the north end of the downtown district. Hotel guests will be able to access downtown shopping, restaurants and nightlife, as well as be within walking distance to the Classic Center, University of Georgia (UGA) campus and Sanford Stadium.