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University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel
1197 S. Lumpkin Street

Athens, Georgia 30602-3603

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Event Types Welcomed

Adult Social Event | Corporate Social Events | Family Reunion | Leisure travel | Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat
Maximum
Meeting:600
Meeting
Rooms:33
Maximum
Overnight:200+
  • Masters HallMasters Hall
  • Classic Room - 2 custom sized beds Classic Room - 2 custom sized beds
  • Uga SuiteUga Suite
  • Exterior of the Georgia CenterExterior of the Georgia Center
  • Savannah Room offering full-service dining for lunch and dinnerSavannah Room offering full-service dining for lunch and dinner
  • Mahler HallMahler Hall
  • Sanford BoardroomSanford Boardroom
  • Craige BoardroomCraige Boardroom
  • Meeting RoomMeeting Room
  • Hill Atrium - located adjacent to Mahler Hall, ideal for vendors and breaksHill Atrium - located adjacent to Mahler Hall, ideal for vendors and breaks
  • Georgia Center - front entranceGeorgia Center - front entrance
  • Classic Room rendering - furnished with king size bedClassic Room rendering - furnished with king size bed
  • Pecan Tree Galleria - gathering space surrounded by gardensPecan Tree Galleria - gathering space surrounded by gardens
  • Lumpkin Plaza - one of three gardens at the Georgia CenterLumpkin Plaza - one of three gardens at the Georgia Center
  • Pecan Tree CourtyardPecan Tree Courtyard
  • Savannah Room BarSavannah Room Bar
  • Courtyard Cafe - opening April 2019Courtyard Cafe - opening April 2019
  • Magnolia BallroomMagnolia Ballroom
  • Opening and welcoming lobbiesOpening and welcoming lobbies
  • Concierge DeskConcierge Desk
  • South Campus Parking Deck - adjacent to the Georgia CenterSouth Campus Parking Deck - adjacent to the Georgia Center
  • Complimentary ShuttleComplimentary Shuttle
  • Georgia Museum of ArtGeorgia Museum of Art
  • Downtown Athens, GADowntown Athens, GA
  • UGA Ropes & Challenge Teambuilding CourseUGA Ropes & Challenge Teambuilding Course
  • UGA Golf Couse, a Robert Trent Jones DesignUGA Golf Couse, a Robert Trent Jones Design

About

About University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel

The University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel (the Georgia Center) is the only hotel located on the historic campus of the University of Georgia. We offer Georgia meeting planners over 38,000 sq. ft. of meeting/exhibit space -- 16,000 sq. ft. for exhibits, an auditorium, and 25 meeting rooms in a variety of sizes, including three boardrooms and a computer lab. We offer 200 hotel (not dorm) rooms and suites, on-site restaurants, as well as private banquet facilities. We are owned and managed by the University of Georgia. Wireless internet connections, our local shuttle service, and bicycles are complimentary. Our Georgia Event Coordinators offer complete program assistance from registration to menu selection. Best of all? These University of Georgia conference center facilities and services are all available under one roof and less than a mile from the vibrant downtown of Athens, GA. View the list of amenities below to see what makes the University of Georgia the premier event venue outside of Atlanta.
LOCATION + TRANSPORTATION

Atlanta, GA - 60
Greenville/Spartanburg, SC - 100

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Jackson/Hartsfield Atlanta International - 75 minutes


Bus


Onsite: Yes Fee

CATERING
On-site restaurants (Georgia Java, Courtyard Café, Savannah Room & Bar), room service, and in-house catering in all private banquet facilities.


In-House CateringYES
Cultural CateringYES
Venue Hosted Alcohol PermittedYES



AMENITIES + UNIQUE EXPERIENCES
Hair Dryer
Biking
Golf Course
Hiking
ADA Accessible
A/V Tech Staff
Fitness Center
Overnight Accommodations
Parking On-Site
Projector Screen
LCD Projectors
Wi-Fi
Team Building
MEETING + EVENT SPACE CAPACITIES

600 Attendees


33 Spaces

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Theatre Style 600 | Classroom Style 288

TECHNOLOGY
Complimentary wireless throughout hotel, conference space and gardens. In-house technical support. Computer Lab.

Yes
FreeYES

Yes


Projector ScreenLCD Projectors

RENTAL POLICIES
Alcohol ConsumptionYES
Cannabis Industry-FriendlyNO
Cannabis ConsumptionNO

OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS

200+ Overnight Guests


Hotel Guest Rooms and Suites

Yes
Free YES


Private

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Accommodations

Accommodations

200+
Total Number of
Overnight Guests


Accommodation Types
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Classic room with one King Bed. Accommodates one or two guest. All rooms feature these standard amenities: 32" flat-screen HDTVs, Cable TV with multiple HBO and ESPN channels, free wireless internet, free local phone calls, microwave, refrigerator, in-room safe, in-room coffee maker with flavored creamers, full-size desk with task chair, hairdryer, make-up mirror, hand rail in tub area, full-size iron and ironing board, complimentary shampoo, alarm clock with radio, extra pillows, individual climate controls, luggage rack, and valet service Monday through Friday.
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Classic room with one Queen Bed. Accommadates one or two guest. All rooms feature these standard amenities: 32" flat-screen HDTVs, Cable TV with multiple HBO and ESPN channels, free wireless internet, free local phone calls, microwave, refrigerator, in-room safe, in-room coffee maker with flavored creamers, full-size desk with task chair, hairdryer, make-up mirror, hand rail in tub area, full-size iron and ironing board, complimentary shampoo, alarm clock with radio, extra pillows, individual climate controls, luggage rack, and valet service Monday through Friday.
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Select room with two Queen Beds. Accomodates up to four guest. All rooms feature these standard amenities: 32" flat-screen HDTVs, Cable TV with multiple HBO and ESPN channels, free wireless internet, free local phone calls, microwave, refrigerator, in-room safe, in-room coffee maker with flavored creamers, full-size desk with task chair, hairdryer, make-up mirror, hand rail in tub area, full-size iron and ironing board, complimentary shampoo, alarm clock with radio, extra pillows, individual climate controls, luggage rack, and valet service Monday through Friday.
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Select room with two Double Beds. Accommodates up to four guests. All rooms feature these standard amenities: 32" flat-screen HDTVs, Cable TV with multiple HBO and ESPN channels, free wireless internet, free local phone calls, microwave, refrigerator, in-room safe, in-room coffee maker with flavored creamers, full-size desk with task chair, hairdryer, make-up mirror, hand rail in tub area, full-size iron and ironing board, complimentary shampoo, alarm clock with radio, extra pillows, individual climate controls, luggage rack, and valet service Monday through Friday.
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Classic room with two, custom-sized beds. These 4' wide × 6.5' long beds are designed to each comfortably sleep one adult. All rooms feature these standard amenities: 32" flat-screen HDTVs, Cable TV with multiple HBO and ESPN channels, free wireless internet, free local phone calls, microwave, refrigerator, in-room safe, in-room coffee maker with flavored creamers, full-size desk with task chair, hairdryer, make-up mirror, hand rail in tub area, full-size iron and ironing board, complimentary shampoo, alarm clock with radio, extra pillows, individual climate controls, luggage rack, and valet service Monday through Friday.
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Club Queen Suite is ideal for extra guests and can accommodate up to six guests. Bedroom has two queen sized beds. Parlor area has a full-size sleeper sofa, coffee table with side chairs, wet bar, and an additional 32” TV. This suite has sinks and mirrors in both bathroom and vanity/dressing area. All rooms feature these standard amenities: 32" flat-screen HDTVs, Cable TV with multiple HBO and ESPN channels, free wireless internet, free local phone calls, microwave, refrigerator, in-room safe, in-room coffee maker with flavored creamers, full-size desk with task chair, hairdryer, make-up mirror, hand rail in tub area, full-size iron and ironing board, complimentary shampoo, alarm clock with radio, extra pillows, individual climate controls, luggage rack, and valet service Monday through Friday.
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Executive King Suite is ideal as a hospitality suite and accommodates up to four guests. The bedroom has a king-size Simmons Beautyrest bed. The parlor area has a full-size sleeper sofa, ottoman with side chairs, granite top wet bar with two bar stools, and an additional 32” TV. This suite has sinks and mirrors in both bathroom and vanity/dressing area. All rooms feature these standard amenities: 32" flat-screen HDTVs, Cable TV with multiple HBO and ESPN channels, free wireless internet, free local phone calls, microwave, refrigerator, in-room safe, in-room coffee maker with flavored creamers, full-size desk with task chair, hairdryer, make-up mirror, hand rail in tub area, full-size iron and ironing board, complimentary shampoo, alarm clock with radio, extra pillows, individual climate controls, luggage rack, and valet service Monday through Friday.
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Lumpkin King Suite is a two-room suite with the option for additional connecting bedrooms (not included in rate). Lumpkin King Suite can accommodate up to four guests. The bedroom has a king-size bed and full bath. The parlor has a sleeper sofa, additional 32” TV, and full bath. All rooms feature these standard amenities: 32" flat-screen HDTVs, Cable TV with multiple HBO and ESPN channels, free wireless internet, free local phone calls, microwave, refrigerator, in-room safe, in-room coffee maker with flavored creamers, full-size desk with task chair, hairdryer, make-up mirror, hand rail in tub area, full-size iron and ironing board, complimentary shampoo, alarm clock with radio, extra pillows, individual climate controls, luggage rack, and valet service Monday through Friday.
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Regency King Suite is a two-room suite and is ideal as a hospitality suite. The bedroom has a king-size bed, two longue chairs, 32” TV, and full bath. The parlor area has a full granite top wet bar with six bar stools, full size subzero refrigerator, ice maker, kitchen sink, large sectional sofa, dining table with six chairs, 32” TV, two longue chairs, and an additional full bath. All rooms feature these standard amenities: 32" flat-screen HDTVs, Cable TV with multiple HBO and ESPN channels, free wireless internet, free local phone calls, microwave, refrigerator, in-room safe, in-room coffee maker with flavored creamers, full-size desk with task chair, hairdryer, make-up mirror, hand rail in tub area, full-size iron and ironing board, complimentary shampoo, alarm clock with radio, extra pillows, individual climate controls, luggage rack, and valet service Monday through Friday.
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The Regency Queen Suite is an extra-large room that can accommodate up to three guests with one queen-size bed and a love-seat sleeper sofa that pulls out to a single bed. Additionally, this suite has a wet bar with granite countertop, additional lounge chairs, and two full baths. All rooms feature these standard amenities: 32" flat-screen HDTVs, Cable TV with multiple HBO and ESPN channels, free wireless internet, free local phone calls, microwave, refrigerator, in-room safe, in-room coffee maker with flavored creamers, full-size desk with task chair, hairdryer, make-up mirror, hand rail in tub area, full-size iron and ironing board, complimentary shampoo, alarm clock with radio, extra pillows, individual climate controls, luggage rack, and valet service Monday through Friday.
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Plaza Queen Suite is a multi-functional suite that can serve as a luxurious sleeping room for 4, meeting room for 10, or as a dining room for 16. The Plaza Queen Suite is one large room with a queen size Murphy bed (that folds up out of area for meetings), full-size sleeper sofa, subzero refrigerator, ice maker, wet bar area with granite top, speaker phone, small dry erase board, and a full bath. All rooms feature these standard amenities: 32" flat-screen HDTVs, Cable TV with multiple HBO and ESPN channels, free wireless internet, free local phone calls, microwave, refrigerator, in-room safe, in-room coffee maker with flavored creamers, full-size desk with task chair, hairdryer, make-up mirror, hand rail in tub area, full-size iron and ironing board, complimentary shampoo, alarm clock with radio, extra pillows, individual climate controls, luggage rack, and valet service Monday through Friday.
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Bedroom and parlor custom decorated in UGA colors with Uga memorabilia One king-size bed Uga memorabilia provided by the Frank W. "Sonny" Seiler family, the owners of the Uga line of mascots Guests receive a stuffed bulldog and a picture of mascot Uga Both Bedroom and Parlor rooms connect to additional bedrooms (not included in rate) Non-sleeper sofa in parlor
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Amenities + Unique Experiences

AMENITIES

Amenities
Hair Dryer
Hair Dryer
Biking
Biking
Golf Course
Golf Course
Hiking
Hiking
ADA Accessible
ADA Accessible
A/V Tech Staff
A/V Tech Staff
Fitness Center
Fitness Center
Overnight Accommodations
Overnight Accommodations
Parking On-Site
Parking On-Site
Projector Screen
Projector Screen
LCD Projectors
LCD Projectors
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi
Team Building
Team Building


Event Spaces

Meeting and Event Spaces

Max Capacities
600
Overall
288
Classroom
Style


Meeting + Event Spaces
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The Pecan Tree Galleria features high ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows with sweeping views of the lush Lumpkin Plaza and Pecan Tree Courtyard. This space is ideal for exhibits, tradeshows or receptions and connects to the Hill Atrium. It is also a great place to relax, make a phone call, or chat with a colleague or friend. The Pecan Tree Galleria features comfortable seating, flat-screen TV, wireless Internet and work stations with docking ports.
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The Kellogg Concourse, on the second floor with most conference rooms, is a great space for exhibits, breaks and receptions. It also serves as a comfortable, convenient place for event attendees to take a break or converse with colleagues. The Kellogg Concourse features comfortable seating, wireless Internet access and views of the Kellogg Garden and the University's campus.
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Mahler Hall is a multifunctional meeting and event space with 5,336 square feet. Capable of seating up to 600 people, this hall is one of the largest meeting venues in the city — yet it projects a warm, non-institutional feeling. Its intimacy and grandeur are unmatched by any other hall in the Athens area.
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Masters Hall is a beautiful amphitheater-style meeting space. The contemporary décor tastefully blends natural wood, stainless steel, and a warm color scheme. The lecture hall can accommodate 200 people in mesh-backed ergonomic chairs. Masters Hall features -- a smart podium with Creston controls, LCD projector, versatile lighting, desks with LED lighting and power outlets for every seat and robust AV system with a 16' by 10' rear-projection screen, and Bose speakers.
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Dogwood Hall is conveniently located near dining, the bar, and the front desk. The hall's design brings nature to the indoors with unobstructed, floor-to-ceiling views of the Pecan Tree Courtyard on one side and the Kellogg Garden on the other. Dogwood Hall is sound-insulated and has a pre-function area. The hall also has state-of-the-art AV systems with three screens, full AV controls on a smart podium, and includes electronic control of window shades.
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The Craige Boardroom can seat 14-20 at a permanent conference table. This boardroom is equipped with: white board, retractable screen, wireless Internet, adjustable lighting, and LCD projector. The boardroom features lithographs and sculptures from Alvar Suñol, a renowned Spanish artist who is a master of many genres. Alvar's lithographs, paintings, watercolors, drawings, engravings, sculptures and ceramics have been exhibited in galleries and museums in the United States, Europe, and Japan.
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The Sanford Boardroom can seat 12 at a permanent conference table. The boardroom features memorabilia from University of Georgia Athletics as well as photos of past players and mascots. The Sanford Boardroom is equipped with: white board, retractable screen, wireless Internet, adjustable lighting, and LCD projector.
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The University Boardroom can seat 14 at a permanent conference table, plus 6 extra chairs along the walls. The University Boardroom is equipped with: white board, retractable screen, wireless Internet, adjustable lighting, and LCD projector.
| 483 SQ FT
These rooms, located on the second floor, are all 483 sq. ft. and can accommodate up to 32 people theater-style. These rooms have floor to ceiling windows and overlook the Pecan Tree Courtyard. When presentation demands, use of electronic blackout shades provide appropriate low-level lighting. 
| E-459 & J-792 SQ FT
These two rooms are located on the second floor. Room E can accommodate 32 with theater-style seating. Room J can accommodate 40 with theater-style seating.
| 408 SQ FT
These rooms all feature 408 sq. ft. and accommodate up to 20 people. An airwall allows for T and U to be joined. V and W may likewise be combined.  There are windows in these rooms.
| 1216 SQ FT
These rooms are each 1,216 sq. ft. and accommodate up to 84 people. An airwall allows for thesee two rooms to be joined.  K and L flow out onto the Kellogg Concourse the large gathering space on the second floor that overlooks the Kellogg Garden.
| 1260 SQ FT
These rooms are each 1,260 sq. ft. and accommodate up to 84 people.
| 966 SQ FT
This room is 966 sq. ft. and can accommodate up to 60 people. Room has state of the art AV equipment including a smart podium.
| 816 SQ FT
These rooms each offer 816 sq. ft. accommodating up to 56 people. These rooms have state of the art AV equipment including smart podiums.
| 836 SQ FT
This room is 836 sq. ft. and can accommodate up to 60 people. Room has state of the art AV equipment including a smart podium.
| 2432 SQ FT
This room is 2432 sq. ft. and can accommodate up to 182 people. Room has state of the art AV equipment including a smart podium.
| 5388 SQ FT
The Magnolia Ballroom is the Georgia Center's largest special events and dining space. The ballroom was recently redesigned, and now features a full wall of windows across from a feature walll of mid-century modern inspired millwork. Tables seating encourage conversation. Ceiling mounted LCD projectors, retractable screens, wireless Internet, adjustable lighting, and suilt in PA system allow mealtime speakers to present in style. The Magnolia Ballroom can be divided into as many as five salons each with a private entrance.
| 624 SQ FT
Ideal for an intimate lunch or dinner, the Oak Room can seat up to 32, depending on the set-up configuration. The Oak Room features a view of one of the Georgia Center's courtyard, a faux fireplace, adjustable lighting, and is located near an exterior entrance.
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The President's Dining Room features mellowed tones with unique, adjustable lighting and 12 comfortable chairs. This space is ideal for a small group's lunch or dinner.
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The Pecan Tree Courtyard features outdoor patio seating and four fire pits with lounge seating, and is located adjacent to the Courtyard Café and the Pecan Tree Galleria.
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The Kellogg Garden is one of two private gardens at the Conference Center, in addition to the larger Lumpkin Plaza. Offering a quiet atmosphere to relax between classes or enjoy a drink with friends.

Food + Beverage

Food + Beverage

Availability
YES
NO
YES


Catering
On-site restaurants (Georgia Java, Courtyard Café, Savannah Room & Bar), room service, and in-house catering in all private banquet facilities.
Dining Options
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Enjoy dining in one of Athens' finest restaurants with a relaxed atmosphere. Whether you crave a light, casual luncheon or dinner, The Savannah Room offers a range of gourmet entrées, vegetarian and special selections, superb desserts, and a full bar.
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Quick and casual. Hearty breakfast choices and tasty deli sandwiches Monday – Sunday. Cafeteria-style hot lunch entrées, daily specials, and soup and salad bar Monday – Friday.
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Jittery Joes® coffee, specialty drinks, homemade pastries, cookies, and snacks.
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Full bar and extensive tavern menu. Daily specials.

Location

Location + Transportation

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Nearby Airport
Jackson/Hartsfield Atlanta International - 75 minutes
Nearby Cities
Atlanta, GA - 60 miles | Greenville/Spartanburg, SC - 100
Transportation + Parking
Bus
Onsite Parking

Nearby Attractions

Nearby Attractions

Nearby Attractions

Home of the Georgia Bulldogs

Home to UGA men and women's basketball teams and the Gym Dogs

Services

Services

Services

"One stop" event planning to handle conference services, catering, hotel arrangements and all other details

Event designer for customized and themed events

The Business Center, located on the second floor across from Conference Room J, is open to all guests, 7:00 am to 7:00 pm. Hotel guests have 24-hour access with hotel room keycards. For the convenience of business travelers, meeting attendees and exhibitors, WiFi access is free throughout the hotel. In addition, the UGA Hotel provides self-service workstations with computers and printers in the Business Center.

Marketing, promotion, graphic design and website development services are available.

Reporting of Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Guests of the UGA Hotel have multiple options available for exercise: The hotel's fitness center, located on the second floor, is equipped with treadmills, upright and elliptical bikes, an adjustable bench and workout mats. For a nominal fee, hotel guests can use the facilities of the nearby Ramsey Center, UGA's highly acclaimed student recreational and athletic facility. Larger than Sanford Stadium, the center includes gyms, swimming pools, a one-eighth-mile indoor track, racquetball and squash courts, full-length basketball courts, weight rooms, climbing and bouldering walls, and an indoor challenge course. The UGA Hotel will provide courtesy shuttle service on request. Athens is a walker's paradise. Design your own walking tour of the campus and downtown — gardens, museums, historic attractions, shopping, famous landmarks and more are all within a few miles of the UGA Hotel!

Technology

Technology

Equipment Available On-Site
Projector Screen
Projector Screen
LCD Projectors
LCD Projectors

Description
Complimentary wireless throughout hotel, conference space and gardens. In-house technical support. Computer Lab.
Technology

Free WiFi access is available throughout the hotel and conference center.

A computer lab is available at the UGA Hotel and Conference Center.

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