http://www.marriott.com/hotels/maps/travel/ahncy-courtyard-athens-downtown/?directPageRequest=trueMarriott International, Inc.Once you find directions to the Courtyard Marriott Athens GA there wont be any reason to leave. Almost anything you need is within walking distance.
Take I-85 N to exit 106, Hwy.316 E. Follow 316 all the way to Athens. As you approach Athens, pass the exit for Outer Loop 10 on your right. Go over the following brige and exit right onto Inner Loop 10. Follow Loop 10 to the Prince Ave exit. Make a left off of the exit onto Prince Ave. Follow Prince to Pulaski St. Make a right onto Pulaski St. Pulaski St will dead end at Broad St. Turn right onto Broad St. Travel 2 blocks and make a right onto Finley St at the flashing yellow caution light. Hotel is on the right.