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The New Choice in Hotels Close to Georgia Aquarium

Enter an underwater world of wonder, where fascinating creatures live around every turn. Comfort Suites Atlanta Downtown is the favorite new choice in Atlanta hotels close to Georgia Aquarium. Bring along the whole family – our Atlanta hotel suites have plenty of room – and prepare for a fun afternoon rich with exotic discoveries.

The all-new Comfort Suites Atlanta Downtown Hotel is proud to be your choice near Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta.

Georgia Aquarium

225 Baker Street NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30313
Phone: 404-581-4000
Hours: Open Daily, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tickets: $26 and up, depending on package
Website: http://www.georgiaaquarium.org/

From the day it opened in 2005, the Georgia Aquarium in downtown Atlanta has officially set the standard. At over 8.5 million gallons of water and over 120,000 animals, it is the world's largest aquarium. Not surprisingly, the Georgia Aquarium has fast become one of the premier Atlanta family vacation attractions.

Step inside, and let the world-class exhibits take you on a journey. The Georgia Aquarium presents a vast array of standalone aquariums, shows, educational exhibits and interactive programs to entertain you from beginning to end.

  • Cold Water Quest – a diverse collection of aquariums and pools, including guest favorites the beluga whales, African penguins, southern sea otters and a touchpool with sea anemones.
  • Ocean Voyager – home to the largest aquarium habitat in the world at 6.3 million gallons. View this awe-striking exhibit from the bottom up in the floor-level acrylic tunnel. Star animals include whale sharks and manta rays.
  • River Scout – a fascinating fresh water exhibit highlighting river dwellers from around the globe. Favorites include the Asian small-clawed otter, albino alligators and piranhas.
  • Tropical Diver – a peaceful exhibit exploring the vibrant beauty of tropical fish and other life. See garden eels, fairy basslets, seahorses, colorful coral reefs and mesmerizing jellyfish.
  • Georgia Explorer – this early area is a favorite for little ones, who have the opportunity to touch horseshoe crabs, stingrays and sea stars.

Along with regular daily exhibits, the Georgia Aquarium has a variety of premium attractions, available as part of a combo ticket or as an additional individual cost:

  • 4D Theater – state-of-the-art projection technology and amazing special effects come together to create a stunning "4D" show at Georgia Aquarium. Interactive seats move and shift the atmosphere to put you right into the experience. Individual admission is $5.50.
  • Behind the Scenes Tour – Discover the secrets of Georgia Aquarium from the people who make it all happen every day. There are a number of special one-hour tours hosted daily. Individual admission is $50.
  • Journey with Gentle Giants – Georgia Aquarium is the only place in the world where you can swim side-by-side with the gentle giants themselves, the whale sharks. The incredible adventure is available by reservation only and costs $225 per person.

Dive into adventure, and then return to the effortless relaxation of Comfort Suites Atlanta Downtown Hotel, one of the favorite hotels close to Georgia Aquarium.