Quick and easy access to a city’s best attractions is often a top priority for travelers. A stay at the Glenn Hotel, one of Marriott’s Autograph Collection, will do just this. Perfectly positioned in Atlanta’s Centennial Park District, the Glenn hotel is but a few steps from so much of the best Atlanta has to offer.
It’s premier location along with being housed in an historic building, refurbished in a sophisticated style, and one of Atlanta’s best rooftop lounges have visitors choosing Glenn Hotel when visiting this Southern city.
Guest Rooms, Suites or Penthouse
Housed in a former Post Office dating from 1923, the Glenn Hotel is named after the 31st mayor of Atlanta, John Thomas Glenn. This boutique hotel is adorned in modern style and amenities, but kept its historic exterior, placing it on the National Register of Historic Places.
Upon check-in, friendly staff members will offer you a refreshing beverage and a sweet treat. For your stay, you can choose from one of the 93 superior rooms, 16 luxurious suites, or the fabulous penthouse. Whatever accommodation you decide to reside in for a few days, you will sleep on a pillowtop mattress covered in European style linens, complete with a city or Centennial Olympic Park view.
Living Room (aka hotel lobby bar)
The Glenn Hotel’s lobby bar has the welcome feel of a friend’s luxury home, nothing like the sterile standard found in so many hotels. Under a dazzling chandelier, kick back into a leather sofa among plush pillows and unwind after your travels. Order a cocktail or light snack to recharge in one of the most sophisticated spaces in Glenn Hotel.
Under the stars, Sky Lounge is a breathtaking spot to sip on hand-fusion cocktails while admiring the stunning panorama of Atlanta’s skyline. Voted Top 23 Best Rooftop Lounges in the World by ABC.com, a stop here will not disappoint those seeking the coolest hotspots of Atlanta. This chic lounge can be enjoyed year-round when you are in this city.
In a minimalist modern atmosphere, Glenn’s Kitchen serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Full entrees are available for breakfast, along with salads, burgers, and sandwiches for lunch. At night, dine on butternut squash ravioli, Georgia chicken with cheddar grits or hanger steak with house cut truffle fries. Dining at Glenn’s Kitchen, you will experience attentive service while enjoying an outstanding meal.
Prime Location in Centennial Park District
A stay at Glenn Hotel will land you in a highly desired downtown area. You are next door to CNN Headquarters, and a few blocks from Centennial Olympic Park, Children’s Museum of Atlanta, and the College Football Hall of Fame.
Centennial Olympic Park is a lively outdoor spot bringing people from all walks of life together in a modern day historical park. Built as the centerpiece for the 1996 Summer Olympic Games, this public park features Fountain of Rings, an interactive fountain kids love to splash around in. Set to lights and music, the water jets shoot 12 to 35 feet into the air for a dazzling show at select times throughout the day.
At one corner of Centennial Olympic Park, SkyView Ferris Wheel is a 20-story Ferris wheel offering riders scenic views from climate-controlled gondolas. On the other side of the park you’ll find the Center for Civil & Human Rights, Georgia Aquarium, and World of Coco-Cola can be found – all popular attractions in Atlanta. If you’re in town for an Atlanta Falcons game, you can easily walk to Mercedes Benz Stadium to watch the game.