It's the official hotel of the Atlanta Braves and it's now open to the public. 11Alive News got an exclusive look inside the Omni Hotel at The Battery Atlanta.
The new lodgings are located at 2625 Circle 75 Pkwy. near SunTrust Park.
“The Omni Hotel at The Battery Atlanta is our latest partnership in a series of distinct collaborations with high-profile developments adjacent to iconic attractions,” said Jim Caldwell, the chief executive officer of Omni Hotels & Resorts. “The Battery Atlanta has established itself as one the South's most dynamic destinations, and we are honored to join this rich community alongside our world-class partner, the Atlanta Braves.”
Some of the hotel's features include 264 guest rooms of which 28 are suites, more than 20,000 square feet of meeting and event space and Achie's restaurant from acclaimed Chef Hugh Acheson. The restaurant offers Southern-inspired dishes with locally sourced ingredients.
Guests can also enjoy 582 Waterside Lounge & Bar that offers classic American light bites and handcrafted cocktails. The plaza level features the hotel's Lobby Bar, which serves local coffee, cocktails and wine in a social atmosphere for guests and locals alike.
Other unique amenities include a pool deck that's only steps away from SunTrust Park home plate and a modern retail store featuring fashion and locally-curated art.
“We are thrilled to join an evolving neighborhood and are thankful for the warm welcome we've received from the local community and the Atlanta Braves,” said Ramon Reyes, general manager of Omni Hotel at The Battery Atlanta. “Our new Omni associates look forward to welcoming our first guests.”
The Omni Hotel at The Battery Atlanta also has a distinct retail shop called the South End Trading Company. It showcases a curated collection of American craft art installations, retro Americana, whimsical baseball items, local art and fashion, a collection of music records and items inspired by the neighboring Coca-Cola Roxy music venue.
Organizers and associates held a rally on Wednesday to kick off the grand opening of the new hotel and business space.
For more information, reservations or details on opening travel packages, visit their website or call (678) 567-7327.