Category Archives: Events


Atlanta Hotels Ready For 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship

Atlanta Hotels Ready For 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship Atlanta certainly knows how to host college football and everything that comes with it: the passion, the hype, the excitement, the fanfare, and eventually the game itself. The Ellis Hotel has spent many decades hosting college football fans from all around, so we were ultra excited when the College Football Playoff National Championship was awarded to Atlanta and the brand new Mercedes-Benz Stadium. This year’s matchup Read more [...]

Breathe Freely on Our Fresh Air Floor

Breathe Freely on Our Fresh Air Floor A luxury Atlanta hotel demands more than expected As one of Atlanta’s finest boutique hotels, we are continually looking for ways to be innovative in order to provide our guests with a top-notch hotel experience. One of the ways we have been able to separate ourselves is by transforming many of our floors into Specialty Floors, everything from a Women’s Only Floor, to a Pet Friendly Floor, as well as our Fresh Air Floor and Wellness Rooms. Among these Read more [...]

A Women’s Only Floor

A Women’s Only Floor Setting a new standard for luxury travel in Atlanta Staying at Atlanta’s Top Ranked Hotel has many perks, including the opportunity to book your stay on one of our exclusive-amenity floors. These specialty floors include: A dog-friendly floor, allergy and health conscious floors, as well as a women’s only floor. Each floor accommodates the most refined of travelers so that any and all needs may be taken care of in a luxurious way. Our women’s only floor was created Read more [...]

10 Best On Peachtree Street

“10 Best On Peachtree Street” There are a lot of “peach” this and thats in Atlanta, which can be confusing for locals and visitors alike. So let us begin by clarifying that “Peachtree Street” refers to the original, the true transit way which extends from Downtown to Buckhead and is dotted with famous Atlanta sites on nearly every block along the way. Well known sites like The Fox Theater and High Museum of Art, but also lesser known sites like Shakespeare’s Tavern Playhouse and Read more [...]

Spend Your Autumn in Atlanta, Georgia

Atlanta is a remarkable place all year round but fall time brings a particular magic to the area. The Ellis Hotel, a boutique hotel located in the heart of downtown Atlanta, is the perfect, centrally located place to call home while exploring Atlanta and the surrounding area. Here are a few of some fun, autumn activities in and around Atlanta. Autumn Festivals There are tons of fall festivals for the entire family during September and October in Georgia. The Fall Georgia State Fair always Read more [...]

Keeping Up With All the Events Happening in Downtown Atlanta

When staying in Atlanta, whether for business or pleasure, there is almost no end to the attractions and events taking place all across the city. No matter what you are interested in, odds are you can find your fill of fun and entertainment in downtown Atlanta Home to the Georgia Dome, Phillips Arena, the Georgia World Congress Center and Centennial Olympic Park, downtown is the place to be when you are visiting Atlanta. Here are just some of the big events to look forward to throughout 2016. About Read more [...]

Ringing in the New Year in Downtown Atlanta? The Best Places to Ring in 2016

If you are visiting or new to Atlanta, get ready to ring in the New Year right. Atlanta is known as a city that takes ringing in the New Year with flair, and there is a wide variety of things to do all throughout the night. In fact, it’s actually one of the most popular New Year’s destinations in the entire world! Whether you're looking to have a reserved New Year celebration, you're looking to take in the sights, or just trying to find the best parties for New Year's, take your plans into Read more [...]

The Ellis Hotel launches summer meetings sale, huge discounts on meeting space and guest rooms in August 2015

The Ellis Hotel launches summer meetings sale, huge discounts on meeting space and guest rooms in August 2015 Savings when you book your August event by July 10, 2015 ATLANTA (June 18, 2015) – With the announcement today of a summer meetings sale at downtown Atlanta’s only independent boutique hotel, meeting and event planners looking for a stunning venue with a prime downtown location, at a tremendous value need look no further than The Ellis Hotel. Offering two sophisticated and unique Read more [...]

Gearing up for Another Exciting Baseball Season in Atlanta

After an exciting end to the 2014 baseball season that saw the retirement of longtime Commissioner Alan Bud Selig and the World Series championship taken by the San Francisco Giants in a historic pitching performance by ace and series MVP Madison Bumgarner, we stand at the cusp of the start to the 2015 major league baseball (MLB) season. The NL East division Atlanta Braves are set to take the diamond in their first home game after a three-game set against the Miami Marlins on April 10th against Read more [...]

Celebrating MLK Day & Black History Month in Atlanta

January and February are great months for celebrating the history and culture of African Americans. Since 1986, most Americans have observed Martin Luther King, Jr. Day—a federal holiday that marks the birthday of the celebrated civil rights leader—on the third Monday of January each year. Additionally, February is officially Black History Month. So, what better way to commemorate a rich heritage than going to Atlanta, often called the “Black Mecca” of the U.S. This capital city is the largest Read more [...]