When you’re ready to travel, DeKalb is here to help you rest, renew and revive. Whether that’s with outdoor adventures, world-class attractions or chef-driven restaurants — our community has worked together to provide a safe and clean destination that is only a few miles east of downtown Atlanta and within driving distance from many Southeastern locations.

Top adventures in DeKalb

  • Stone Mountain Park is Georgia’s most visited attraction. A 3,200 acre natural wonderland, that offers outdoor recreation, family-friendly attractions and festivals, it’s a must-see for anyone visiting the Atlanta Area.
  • Buford Highway (or BuHi as the locals call it), is a seven-mile culinary paradise of international restaurants. Even Anthony Bourdain visited some of BuHi eatery’s during his 36-hour layover episode filmed in Atlanta.
  • Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area beckons outdoor lovers to experience a unique natural wonder that is home to a host of wildlife and rare plant species.
  • Experience Chamblee’s dining scene, which has quickly become a favorite spot in the Atlanta area for foodies on the hunt for delicous and authentic eats.
  • Take a visit to the city of Tucker for a huge sense of community, beautiful parks and a charming downtown Main Street that appears pulled from the latest Hallmark movie. Tucker is home to one of the most famous cafeterias in the South as well as Georgia’s largest beer garden.
  • Catch a flick under the stars at the Starlight Drive-In Theatre, which has been a landmark since 1949.

Safety First

Visitor safety is top priority in DeKalb. With enhanced cleaning practices at area attractions and restaurants, visitors can rest assured each trip to this Georgia gem will be relaxing and fun.

Outdoor Adventures

Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast or just looking for some outdoor fun and a change of scenery, there are no limits to the adventure and beautiful outdoor activities that await in DeKalb. Discover miles of hiking and cycling trails on unique terrain, lakes for paddle sports and championship golf courses.

Georgia's #1 Attraction

Nestled in 3,200 acres of natural beauty, Stone Mountain Park features family-friendly attractions, outdoor recreational activities, seasonal events and entertainment sure to delight every member of the family.

Feed Your Inner Foodie

DeKalb’s vibrant and thriving food scene has definitely arrived. Whether checking out the latest international hot spot on Buford Highway, enjoying an elegant farm-to-table meal in Chamblee, or kicking back with a craft brew in Tucker after your day of adventure, dining in DeKalb is sure to please every palate.

Fun at Fernbank Museum

Travel around the world and back in time as you discover live animals, amazing places, ancient fossils, prehistoric cultures and new science discoveries. Explore WildWoods and Fernbank Forest, 75-acres of outdoor nature adventures.

No Passport Required

We all miss traveling abroad, but it’s easy to travel the world in DeKalb. Visit DeKalb and you’ll be able to shop, taste and explore Georgia’s most culturally diverse county that includes the international corridor that is Buford Highway (BuHi).  Best part is that you can leave your passport at home!

Please call the number listed by the hotel and mention this mid-week rate special, or click on the special booking link if one is provided.

Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort

Mid-Week Rate Starting At: $139

Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort

Tel: 770.879.9900

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Atlanta East

Special Mid-Week Rate $99.00 King/$109 Double Room + tax

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Atlanta East 

Tel: 678.325.4830

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Atlanta - Northlake

Special Mid-Week Rate: $109 + tax

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Atlanta – Northlake

Tel: 770.938.1026

Clarion Hotel & Conference Center North Atlanta

Special Mid-Week Rate $54.99 + tax

Clarion Hotel & Conference Center North Atlanta

Tel: 770.455.3700

Motel 6 Atlanta

59.99 + tax (single) and  64.99 + tax (double)

Motel 6 Atlanta

Tel: 770.458.6626

Super 8 by Wyndham Decatur/Lithonia/Atl Area

Special Mid-Week Rate: $84.99 + tax

Tel: 770.987.5128

Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta East/Stonecrest

Special Mid-Week Rate $109 + tax | $119 + tax includes breakfast (Sunday thru Wednesday)

Single Occupancy

Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta East /Stonecrest

Tel: 678.526.1000

Atlanta Marriott Northeast/Emory Area

Special Mid-Week Rate Starting At: $119 + tax

Atlanta Marriott Northeast/Emory Area

Tel: 404.325.0000

Stone Mountain Manor

Rate: Sun – Thur. 10% off Best Available Rate  King bed for two people, includes gourmet breakfast, Wi-Fi & Parking

Book direct: www.StoneMountainManor.com

Promo code:  DD

Tel: 770.879.6800

Quality Inn Northlake

Special Mid-Week Rate is $72.99 + tax for King bed

Quality Inn Northlake

Tel: 770.491.7444

Quality Inn & Suites Decatur - Atlanta East

Special Mid-Week Rate: $84.99 + tax

Quality Inn & Suites Decatur – Atlanta East

Tel: 678.418.0004

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