5 star hotels in Whitehall, OH

1. Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square (4-star hotel)

About this hotel

Across the street from the Ohio Statehouse and with Downtown views, this elegant hotel on the edge of a park is a 3-minute walk from the 1928 Spanish Baroque-style Ohio Theatre.Warmly decorated rooms have free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, iPod docks and coffeemaker, as well as park or Statehouse views Club rooms offer access to a lounge with perks such as continental breakfast, evening appetizers. Suites add living areas with pull-out sofas; some offer wet bars.Amenities include a laid-back restaurant and a bar, a lobby coffee bar and a 24/7 fitness center. There’s a business center and 16,500 sq ft of meeting space.

Things You Need to Know

  • Walking distance to the Columbus Commons and the Ohio Statehouse
  • 12 min drive to Port Columbus International Airport
  • Guests mentioned the rooms are unclean
  • Some guests complained about the bathrooms
  • Guests mentioned “wallpapers” 12 times
  • Guests praised the downtown views
  • Guests liked the fitness center
  • Guests praised the nightlife

Feedback From Real Customers

Maria Garcia

I wouldn’t consider this a 4-star hotel, more like a 3-star Our room was dated and the AC ran all night trying to cool off our 6th floor room I don’t think the room ever got to the 65 degrees that we set it on

We had breakfast at the restaurant and the food and service were great My only complaint was paying $5 for a small glass of orange juice The food prices seemed fair given the large portions The fitness center was nice and clean with complimentary water The “convenience store” isn’t anything more than non-alcoholic drinks and nuts Overall the room was clean and the beds were comfortable, but nothing about the hotel was above average

Cynthia Brown

We were there for a wedding, so we made the best of things The hotel staff deserves 5 stars, but the room was definitely not a 4-star While the king bed was quite comfortable, the rest of the room was very old and dated

All electric outlets we could reach were too loose to be comfortable to use Our TV stopped working The prompt response of maintenance determined that the electric outlet no longer worked, but he was able to use another outlet There were no outlets at the desk, so I had to brew coffee in the bathroom using an outlet that sparked sharing that outlet with our charging station The ceiling above the shower was coming down There was no light bright enough for the room so reaching into the black drawer interiors or our suitcases to retrieve garments was quite difficult No mention on the website that housekeeping no longer makes beds/empty trash cans during a stay so 4-night stay meant all trash cans were overflowing by the time we left No mention that ‘winter’ months means valet service only available Thursday-Sunday and Starbucks, restaurant, bar have limited hours if open at all

Elizabeth Lape

The ac doesn’t work well at all When we checked into our room we were a bit confused by the box fan In the room – thank goodness we had it because the room is stuffy and has poor circulationI was hoping it was just our room – but the bar at the restaurant had one too – so it must be ac that needs updates

The service however was great! Staff were friendly and helpful, bar staff wonderful and fun – food at restaurant was great!The rooms were not exactly outdated – but the furniture is a bit worn throughout room and whole hotel Just minor things like worm away paint in furniture and cabinets – just a little Tlc would make it greatHousekeeping did service our room though throughout our 2 night stayNot all the outlets worked – needs updates electrical – there were power strips which i just found strange but understoodI would not stay at this hotel again due to the air not working well I would not classify as a 4 star – maybe 3?Not a terrible experience but not what iWas expecting for a 4 star downtown

2. Courtyard by Marriott Columbus OSU (3-star hotel)

About this hotel

In a modern redbrick building, this relaxed hotel is 2 miles from both Downtown Columbus and Nationwide Arena, a sports and live music venue. It’s also 3 miles from both the Columbus Museum of Art.Straightforward, contemporary rooms feature free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and desks, plus minifridges, microwaves and coffeemakers. Upgraded rooms add sofabeds and/or balconies.Parking is free, and a casual restaurant with a bar serves breakfast and dinner. Other amenities include a gym, an indoor pool and a business center.

Things You Need to Know

  • Guests praised the rooms
  • 4 min drive to the North Market
  • 12 min drive to Port Columbus International Airport
  • Guests praised the service
  • Guests mentioned “Bistro” 17 times
  • Guests mentioned lobbies 14 times
  • Guests liked the breakfast

Feedback From Real Customers

Misty Baxter

I enjoyed my experience of this beautiful hotel! The service was exceptional! And the inside and outside location of the hotel was awesome! My parking was right there in front of the hotel, and I was on the third floor my room was right by the elevator and the ice machine great service! And my room was amazing absolutely beautiful and the beds were so comfortable I did not want to get up everything was on the up and up very satisfied I would definitely stay there again and again and again!! Plus they had all kinds of stuff on the property I wish I would have took advantage of getting a Starbucks before I left:-( but the atmosphere and the furniture and the people were amazing it makes me wish they were closer because I’m all the way in Kentucky almost 6 hours away pretty much but it was awesome and I don’t regret it!!

Bill & Cheryl Dunn

Beautiful hotel and excellent location for us If you have a wedding or meeting at the Event Center it is right nextdoor Haley at the front desk was delightful and did me solid by letting us check in early before a wedding

Made my day! The entire staff were helpful, polite and accommodating Pretty close to downtown and OSU There are dining choices nearby but not fast food that I could see


MAJOR PARKING PROBLEMS and expensive!!! I am a business traveler and stay in hotels over 100 nights a year This hotel is well kept and nice but it’s really expensive, ($319 for one night in a room with 2 queen beds) When we got in the room we quickly realized there we no coffee cups, so I had to go to the front desk to get some

For some reason stuff is missing from the room about 90% of the time when I stay at Marriott Discovering how to get to the front of the hotel and finding a place to park is a total nightmare!! The “front” of the hotel is not on the main street and you have to drive thru a public parking garage to the “back” to find the entrance?? Google Maps was no help so you are on your own, it’s confusing They do not have a parking lot for the hotel, no valet and you have to use a public garage in front The garage is free but was totally full We had to drive around for 15 min hoping someone would leave to free up a space We were one of about 10 vehicles that were doing the same Frustrating We didn’t get back to the hotel till the wee hours of the morning and it was still full! We will never stay here again There are way better hotels within 5 miles of this one that have plenty of parking or valet serviceAvoid the hassle and go elsewhere NOT RECOMMEND!

3. Courtyard by Marriott Columbus Airport (3-star hotel)

About this hotel

This modern airport hotel off Interstate 670 is a 15-minute walk from Amvet Village Park and a 2.3-mile drive from Port Columbus International Airport.Contemporary rooms offer free WiFi and TVs, plus desks and coffeemakers. Some rooms feature pull-out sofas and minifridges, while suites offer separate living areas and microwaves. Some suites offer balconies.Social spaces include a living room-style lobby, an outdoor courtyard with a fire pit, and an American restaurant. Other amenities include an exercise room, plus a business center, meeting space, a free airport shuttle and parking.

Things You Need to Know

  • 8 min drive to Columbus Museum of Art
  • 5 min drive to Port Columbus International Airport
  • Guests praised the clean rooms but some disliked the kitchenettes
  • Some guests complained about the bathrooms
  • Guests praised the friendly service, which has a concierge
  • Some guests complained about the American restaurant
  • Guests mentioned lobbies 24 times
  • Guests praised the fitness center

Feedback From Real Customers

Ben Giarraputo

Stayed here for work, first time Outstanding property, as I remember a Marriott ( Courtyard) being Very friendly staff, girl in Bistro in the morning was very nice and accomodating

Spotless room, gym is the best I’ve been too Hotel is bright, clean, smells purified as far as air quality Top notch property, can’t say enough good things about it Places to walk to for dining, safe area, as I walked to eat by myself at night

Jan Schmidt

Did not enjoy my experience at this motel No coffee or cream in lobby Cafe area was closed at 6:30 and still at 8

No coffe available for guests Service in room was little to none No coffee cups in room to even make black coffee in the roomOur room was clean Bed was wonderful; but absolutely no frills or welcoming atmosphere Not an attractive location Definitely not up to Marriott’s standards

Bill French

Most staff were friendly The programmable thermostat kept the room at 80 degrees all night and the fan ran all night sounding like a washing machine running The room was clean and the bed comfortable though

The morning breakfast was closed due to a no call no show employee They need a cross trained employee or some form of ack up plan

4. Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel (4-star hotel)

About this hotel

A 13-minute walk from the Columbus Museum of Art, this modern high-rise hotel is also a 14-minute walk from the COSI Columbus science center and a 15-minute walk from the Greater Columbus Convention Center.Chic rooms and suites come with flat-screens, iPod docks, Wi-Fi (fee) and desks, plus minifridges and coffeemakers. Upgraded rooms add access to a lounge with free breakfast and snacks. Suites offer separate living rooms with pull-out sofas. Room service is available.Amenities include a polished restaurant and a bar, plus a gym, a seasonal rooftop pool and a whirlpool tub. There’s over 22,000 sq ft of meeting space.

Things You Need to Know

  • Walking distance to the Ohio Statehouse and the Columbus Commons
  • 10 min drive to Port Columbus International Airport
  • Some guests complained about the kitchenettes
  • One of the few hotels in the area with 24-hr room service
  • Guests liked the service
  • Guests mentioned “Ballroom” 14 times
  • Guests liked the fitness center
  • One of the few hotels in the area with an outdoor pool

Feedback From Real Customers

Michele Fabian

They only have valet parking $$ In witch they did a fabulous job having our car ready to go out for dinner and in the am when we werrr ready to go So I guess I can’t complain about the valet

The breakfast servers were on it but the food served was not $$ buffet style and it was not hot The room bedding and air quality was great So I slept good A nice full mirror in the sleeping area but no lighting near it

Jessica Kenimer

I had a meeting at the Renaissance Downtown Hotel this morning to tour the facility for the Brady Ware Women’s Leadership Conference we’re hosting there in June The hotel is beautiful and Amanda has been great to work withI was running late for the meeting, it was pouring outside and I didn’t see the “valet parking” sign before entering what I thought was a parking garage

I pulled in and Nick greeted me I asked him for parking suggestions and told him I’d only be at the hotel for about 45 minutes and was running late He was so kind and offered to keep my car nearby for me and validated my parking It was such a kind gesture and took a lot of stress off of me so I could get to my meeting Thanks so much Nick!

M F (Cato)

So I’m here on business and the company has made reservations The company had not paid for the rooms because of some confusion to our reservations We called our travel office and they guaranteed payment

However, the attendant was very reluctant to give us rooms unless we place it on our personal card and then have the company reimburse us Mind you this is a fortune 500 company that keeps its commitments We only had a three hours before we had to travel onward Anyway 2 hours later they received the authorization and then the attendant offered the rooms My colleague accepted but I declined because our limo was due in 30min I will be writing this event to our company and hopefully we drop this hotel for I got no rest but aggravation So much for customer satisfaction or working to resolve issues Horrible job I would have expected better

5. Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Columbus Airport (3-star hotel)

About this hotel

Next to John Glenn Columbus International Airport, this straightforward airport hotel is 5 miles from Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, and 7 miles from the Columbus Museum of Art.Bright rooms offer free Wi-Fi, desks and flat-screen TVs, along with coffeemakers, microwaves and minifridges. Upgraded rooms add pull-out sofas.Freebies include hot breakfast, parking and an airport shuttle. There’s also an indoor pool and laundry facilities, in addition to a 24/7 business center, a convenience store and an exercise room.

Things You Need to Know

  • Guests praised the clean rooms
  • 10 min drive to Columbus Museum of Art
  • 4 min drive to Port Columbus International Airport
  • Guests praised the friendly service, which has a concierge
  • Guests praised the breakfast
  • The hotel has a boutique store
  • Guests praised the bar

Feedback From Real Customers

Gary Zarycki

I had a great stay at the Fairfield CMH Airport Each of the Fairfield staff employees I dealt were extremely helpful and friendly I needed to rent a car and the GM took me there himself, I can only assume he has staffing challenges like most in the service industry today, regardless he was happy and quick to assist

Honesty the difference is the quality of staff – most hotel properties are very similar, but the GM must be a good leader because he and his team were spot on

Jenny Spencer

Very attractive exterior and interior Most importantly it is clean and doesn’t look worn-out This is a little inconvenience but the room didn’t have a USB slot so I had to locate a plug end to charge my phone and tablet

The breakfast area has this so I am there to charge my phone On a positive note, the decor is attractive and it’s pleasant to sit in the lobby area

Jessica Lopez

Great place with friendly customer service personnel Very clean rooms Comfortable beds

Close to the airport, but you need to call ahead for the shuttle or you will wait The only downfall is the current construction There are obvious safety hazards including screws protruding from the walls in lobby which easily catch clothing

6. SpringHill Suites by Marriott Columbus Easton Area (2-star hotel)

About this hotel

Amid commercial plazas, this laid-back all-suite hotel off I-270 is 4 miles from both The Golf Club at Little Turtle, and bird-watching at Blendon Woods Metro Park. It’s also 13 miles from COSI science center and planetarium.Featuring living areas and pull-out beds, the informal suites offer free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and minifridges, plus microwaves, and tea and coffeemakers.Parking is complimentary, as is a full breakfast buffet served in a simple dining room. Other amenities include a heated indoor pool and a gym.

Things You Need to Know

  • Guests praised the clean rooms
  • 6 min drive to LEGOLAND Discovery Center Columbus
  • 12 min drive to Port Columbus International Airport
  • Guests praised the service
  • Guests mentioned pools 16 times
  • One of the few hotels in the area with a bar

Feedback From Real Customers

Steven Boettcher

We decided to take a quick getaway to Columbus and this location was fantastic The room quality and size for the price can’t be beat The room was very clean and the check-in/out procedure was easy

They had a great selection for breakfast and the employees handling that were very friendly as well We did not use the pool but it was open and looked clean We will definitely use this hotel again if we are back in the area

Angela Sebesy

You can tell that the staff cares about the cleanliness of the hotel, due to how clean the rooms were Only reason for the 4/5 is because the walls are paper thin and we were woken up several times by the teenagers in the room next to us between 1a – 3a We had to call down to the front desk 3 separate times to rectify the situation and they did send someone up each time we called

Breakfast was good, even had gluten free options Definitely a convenient location if you are going to Easton for a shopping trip!


Amazing hotel, just went last weekend! Very clean, pool wasn’t as clear as I thought it would be, but it was probably a lot of people that went in There must had been a cheer competition going on nearby, it was really busyOverall very comfortable, clean hotel, staff was amazing! This is probably the best hotel in Columbus, especially with it being by a shopping mall!

7. AC Hotel by Marriott Columbus Downtown, OH

About this hotel

Set among downtown bars, this upmarket hotel is a 7-minute walk from both Greater Columbus Convention Center and the Nationwide Arena, home of the Columbus Blue Jackets NHL team. It’s 3 miles from Interstate 670.Polished rooms have Wi-Fi, flat-screens and minifridges, plus tea and coffeemakers. Suites provide separate living areas and pull-out sofas.Amenities include a sleek rooftop cafe/bar with a terrace and city views, as well as a fitness room. Breakfast is served in an airy dining room. Valet parking is available.

Things You Need to Know

  • Walking distance to the North Market and Pizzuti Collection
  • 11 min drive to Port Columbus International Airport
  • Guests mentioned bars 21 times

Feedback From Real Customers

Rebecca Valera

Everything was so amazing! The views were so nice! Our room overlooked Goodale Park which is gorgeous this time of year The food was so flavorful and fresh! We left to go bar hopping and ended up coming back because we wanted to enjoy more cocktails and delicious food 😋The staff were all so nice and the location is just a great spot The North Market is across the street and such a fun place to visit

We will definitely be back!

Jayna McDaniel

45 Stars, rounding up to 5This hotel is BEAUTIFUL — I love the modern aesthetic

My husband and I booked a corner suite for a weekend anniversary getaway It’s perfectly located just a block west of the Short North, and you can see Nationwide Arena, Crew Stadium, and Clippers Stadium from the hotel — all are a short walk awayLocation aside (and it really is a fantastic location), our suite was INCREDIBLY spacious and well-appointed I found the bed a little hard for my taste, but my husband loved it, so I think it’s a matter of preference The pillows were quite comfortable, and the bedding was immaculately clean We loved the overhead rain showerhead in the bath, and appreciated the wall-mounted shampoo/conditioner/body wash dispensers — they’re so much better than all those tiny plastic bottles I will say the bathroom floor could do with a little more thorough cleaning; I dropped an earring back and while looking for it, found more debris than I would have liked Otherwise, everything in our suite was comfortable and clean It was also nice and quiet (and we were very concerned about noise given that it was the St Patrick’s Day pub crawl that night)The rooftop bar, Lumin, has fantastic cocktails and a delightful staff We enjoyed drinks and appetizers before we went out for a show, and ended our evening with a nightcap there We’ll definitely return in warmer weather so we can sit outsideThis was a delightful getaway and the AC will be at the top of our list the next time we stay in Columbus

Eileen Donohue

I had a wonderful visit to the AC Hotel I needed to be downtown and it was a perfect location Adjacent to North Market provides lots of interesting food options

I have dietary restrictions and the staff in the dining room were superb and helping me navigate the breakfast buffet Shout out to Marlana and Shay for going above and beyond

8. The Urban – Apartments & Hotel

About this hotel

A block from Ohio State University, this modern, lively hotel is 2 minutes on foot from a bus stop, a 15-minute walk from Wexner Center for the Arts and 1 mile from Chadwick Arboretum.Bright, streamlined studios have kitchenettes, flat-screen TVs and Wi-Fi.Amenities include an outdoor pool, plus a rooftop terrace and a courtyard, both with fire pits and BBQs. There’s also a gym and a game room, as well as communal kitchens and work space. Parking is available.

Things You Need to Know

  • The rooms have refrigerators
  • 14 min walk to the Wexner Center for the Arts
  • Guests liked the service
  • Guests praised the nightlife
  • One of the few hotels in the area with an outdoor pool

Feedback From Real Customers

Sue F

Location location location! We have stayed here twice and both were excellent Both were for events at The Shoe and you can’t beat being able to walk right over Rooms are clean and have a great layout

Easy and secure parking at no additional cost Check in friendly and accommodating Yes, smaller than a typical hotel room but lots of bang for your buck!

Joanie Sturgill

I took my 16 year old daughter to CBUS for a weekend getaway and stayed at The Urban We had a great time and enjoyed the hotel Yes, the rooms are small but comfortable

I appreciated the espresso machine in the room It’s well decorated and has a good vibe There are also quite a few perks in the hotel such as a hot tub, hammock, gym, game room, plenty of shared kitchens and space to relax outside of the room The staff were friendly Having a parking garage was also nice

Ashley Bartholomaus

As soon as we got to the hotel the south was very helpful and kind Our room was adorably small, and had plenty of amenities to make sure she was comfortable The grounds are well cared for and the location is walking distance to many restaurants and a CVS

We love the courtyard in the rooftop deck It’s in Columbus we will absolutely be staying there again

9. Courtyard by Marriott Columbus Easton (3-star hotel)

About this hotel

This modern hotel set among stores and restaurants in the Easton Town Center mall is a 1.1-mile drive from Interstate 270, and a 5.5-mile drive from Port Columbus International Airport.Contemporary rooms offer free WiFi and TVs with premium cable channels, plus desks, minifridges and coffeemakers. Some rooms feature pull-out sofas.Social spaces include a living room-style lobby and an outdoor courtyard with a fire pit, plus an American restaurant serving Starbucks coffee. Other amenities include an indoor pool and an exercise room, plus a business center, meeting space, a free airport shuttle and parking.

Things You Need to Know

  • Walking distance to Easton Town Center and LEGOLAND Discovery Center Columbus
  • 12 min drive to Port Columbus International Airport
  • Guests liked the service
  • Guests mentioned lobbies 12 times

Feedback From Real Customers

Kate Fredericks

I stayed here for 6 nights, and I will attest that location is wonderful However, the hotel leaves a lot to be desired The gym is missing weights, there’s no yoga mats

The room was comfortable but my room had some baseboard trim missing, the shower body soap bottle was detached from the wall and so someone had just propped it up on the shelf Only gave me one hand towel and one wash cloth The worst part was breakfast While it’s great that they were doing “made to order,” every morning there was a big line, which took forever Also, they were missing a bunch of things on the menu Menu advertised Impossible sausage, they didn’t have it, avocado toast was supposed to have sun dried tomato and arugula, and it was simply multi-grain bread with store bought guacamole slathered on and one cold hard boiled egg Bagels, no cream cheese, bagel was barely toasted and still cold in the middle The eggs were greasy I don’t understand how this hotel is approved by the Marriott brand

Theresa Porter

The hotel was nice and clean Did not try the cafe but the food smelled goodHad a king size bed that was very comfortable, had a couch that could be a sleeper

Bathroom w/shower was great! TV w/great selection of channels Also did not make it to the pool or the exercise room The hotel is in an awesome location, walking distance to shopping and restaurants!

Timothy Carter

Oh man this was a disappointing experience My normal experience with Courtyards is positive but this place failed to live up to that Let’s dive in

AC Unit:During the night, something in the AC unit produced a sound that I would describe as a monster truck with a helicopter rotary mounted on top This is my main complaint and everything else is a minor annoyanceThe Shower:The lack of water pressure was disappointing but not uncommon What confused me was the lack of body wash in one of the three mounted dispensersThe Bite:After a night of AC terror I found what I believe to be an insect bite on my stomach While I can’t confirm I got it in the hotel I wouldn’t be surprised at this pointIn closing, I had a lovely time here before going to bed but after that it was all downhill I won’t be coming back until some major reservations have been made that are more in par with the standards of Easton

10. Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph (4-star hotel)

About this hotel

In the trendy Short North area and an 8-minute walk from the North Market, this upscale hotel in a striking modern building is 2 miles from Wexner Center for the Arts.Chic rooms with contemporary furnishings and an industrial vibe offer Wi-Fi (fee), flat-screen TVs, espresso machines and custom-designed beds. Upgraded rooms add original artworks and/or High Street views. Suites have living areas with sofas. Room service is available 24/7.There’s a high-end restaurant with a bar, as well as a 24-hour fitness room, a spa, and a lobby lounge showcasing art exhibits. Valet parking has a fee. Pets receive their own beds and food bowls.

Things You Need to Know

  • Guests praised the rooms, which have minibars
  • Walking distance to Goodale Park and Pizzuti Collection
  • One of the few hotels in the area with 24-hr room service
  • Guests mentioned lobbies 22 times
  • Guests praised the breakfast
  • One of the few hotels in the area with a spa
  • Guests praised the lobby bar

Feedback From Real Customers

Mike R

Wow, what a fantastic hotel It is an impeccably maintained property, in a great location, with awesome views from the guest rooms The lobby and the rooms are wonderfully appointed with high end stylish furniture, and it just has a super chic feel to it

The entire staff was great In particular I want to thank the manager, Christopher, who went out of his way to help and so friendly They were warm and welcoming and extremely accommodating It was awesome Such a great hotel and I can’t recommend it enough I spend a decent amount of time on the road each year, but this place really stands out Looking forward to the next time I’m in Columbus

Tonya Strazdins

My experience at The Joseph was so, so It sits in a prime location close to all of the Short North Columbus Hot Spots and has a door connecting it to The Guild House, a fine dining Cameron Mitchell restaurantThey have valet, who were eager to assist us upon pulling up to the building

The front desk staff were helpful and friendlyThe room was pretty basic, nothing really memorable about it other than the view of 670 (if you’re into watching cars pass by on the freeway) We did hear the people next to us fairly often Our neighbors weren’t purposefully loud, it’s just the walls were so thin, you couldn’t help but hear the people next to you With a nightly fee of close to 400 dollars, you would think they could afford better insulationIn my opinion the price isn’t worth the only amenity of being close to the the short north Book a cheaper hotel elsewhere and uber

Shawn Colligan

Fantastic hotel! The moment you pull up a fantastic,peppy fabulous, bell man greets you and caters to your every needYou walk in the hotel, the look is very swanky yet sophisticatedThe rooms are clean, well lite, and very edgy

The bar in the lobby and the restaurant are fire!Overall the hotel is well worth every pennyWell done!

11. Canopy By Hilton Columbus Downtown Short North (3-star hotel)

About this hotel

Set next to the hip Short North Arts District, this relaxed hotel is 6 miles from John Glenn Columbus International Airport and a 9-minute walk from the Greater Columbus Convention Center.Modern rooms with industrial-chic decor feature complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and minifridges, plus Nespresso machines and sitting areas. The 1- and 2-bedroom suites add living rooms with sofabeds, and dining areas.Amenities include a rooftop bar and a trendy cafe with floor-to-ceiling windows, as well as a patio with a fireplace. There’s also a fitness center. Loaner bikes are available. Breakfast and valet parking are offered, both for a surcharge.

Things You Need to Know

  • Guests liked the rooms, which have microwaves
  • Walking distance to the North Market and Goodale Park
  • 9 min drive to Port Columbus International Airport
  • Guests praised the restaurant
  • Guests liked the breakfast
  • Guests liked the rooftop bar

Feedback From Real Customers

Cory Fowler

I had a great experience at this Hilton property I had never stayed at a Hilton Canopy before, and therefore, wasn’t sure what to expect The hotel was very modern and clean, which I appreciated

It had the feel of a new hotel (not sure if it is or isn’t) There’s a restaurant located inside that had good breakfast for our stay The hotel is also centrally located in downtown, which made it easy for us to walk to our destinations and the area was nice as well Overall, we had a great experience and enjoyed the vibe of Canopy Overnight valet parking was $33 a night, which felt steep There’s no ATM on-site, so come prepared with cash for tipping

Cody Pritt

This property would be incredible if you could adjust the thermostat The hallways on our floor were set at 70 and showed an actual temperature of 77 Our room was set on 68 and it could not be lowered

It was 90 degrees outside and we were soaking wet with sweat all evening I asked for a fan, but none were available Although it said 68, it felt warmer The rooms themselves were great, spacious, and well kept We had breakfast there and it was also great Given the fact they have their thermostats locked and we were incredibly uncomfortable, I’d not return The Hilton two blocks away is incredible and their thermostats actually allow for air conditioning

Caitlin Taylor

Stayed here for 2 nights and it was phenomenal! Absolutely adored this hotel, my family only stays in Hilton hotel brands and this one did not disappoint! Staff was attentive, answered all my questions, cleanliness was superb, and we loved the room The shower was amazing and their valet was fantastic! Will definitely stay here again if traveling down to Columbus!

12. Marriott Columbus OSU (3-star hotel)

About this hotel

Between the Olentangy River and a major thoroughfare, this modern hotel is 1 mile from Ohio State University, and 3 miles from both Interstate 71 and the Columbus Park of Roses.Understated rooms offer Wi-Fi (fee), flat-screen TVs, minifridges and coffeemakers; some have river views and/or sofas. Upgraded rooms feature access to a 24/7 lounge with free breakfast and snacks, plus a bar and a patio. Suites add separate lounges. Room service is available.Parking is complimentary. Other amenities include a trendy restaurant/bar and a courtyard, as well as an indoor pool and a gym.

Things You Need to Know

  • Guests praised the clean rooms
  • 7 min drive to Columbus Park of Roses
  • One of the few hotels in the area with room service
  • Guests liked the friendly service, which has a concierge
  • Guests mentioned lobbies 12 times
  • Guests praised the fitness center
  • Guests praised the bar

Feedback From Real Customers

Ryan Herbert

Very nice hotel not too far off the toll road My kids were amazed that there were people in suits since we don’t usually stay in fancy hotels The property is shared by a Residence Inn, which might have slightly lower prices

The pool is a little small but was good enough for our needs The executive lounge (if you have enough Marriott status) offered a very good breakfast that filled up all my kids

Kyu Kim

Stayed here while my daughter and I visited OSU

was very impressed ! Rooms are clean and spacious and quiet The bed was super comfortable ! Staff was very accommodating especially the front desk people At first, I had trouble finding parking until I realized they have a huge lot in the back Bar is nice too – we only had their continental breakfast for $13 so can’t really comment on the restaurants However, I would advise eating at a local restaurant as so many great options in Columbus

Gigi Lulu

For a Marriott Hotel, I expected a lot more I’m going to give a fair list of Pro’s and Cons’sPros- Hotel is beautiful, truly feels like your classic Marriott hotel Very modern and updated, lobby furniture is comfortable and lots of plugs

– Staff is extremely friendly and accommodating Nothing felt like a hassle or like we were wrong for asking a question, they were fantastic!-Rooms were clean and well kept upon arrival-Pool was Heated-Fitness center had fresh water and had a decent amount of machinesNow for cons which unfortunately there are more than pros, in order from least importance to most importanceCons-There was no microwave in the rooms Not a big deal but if you’ve already had a shower and you’re in your pj’s, it’s kind of a hassle to put on some sweatpants or a jacket to walk all the way downstairs to the lobby, make your food, and then take it back up At that point it’s not even really hot anymore-Despite the pool being heated, the AC was blowing in the room with the pool which made it kind of cold despite the water being warm-Pool was very small I understand this is more of a “conference” hotel but for a hotel of that size, it should have most definitely been larger-There was no Jacuzzi/Hot tub It’s like they think corporate people don’t like to sit back and relax either, I was very disappointed about that-I didn’t expect complimentary breakfast but holy cow it was $1295 per person if you wanted it And it wasn’t made to order You could walk next door to Bob Evan’s and get a made to order breakfast for about the same price or about $2 more- The shower head had very low water pressure Thankfully my father was traveling with me and was able to tighten it and fix it but if it had just been me I would not have been able to reach it or known to fix it like that-The bathroom door is a sliding glass barn door While it looks cool and is nice, since there is no real door, you can hear everything from the bathroom in the room……-The hotel is very large and the lack of signage makes it very confusing! They need to hand out a little map to everyone when they check in I know many people who got a lost in these combined hotels on this trip Even the elevators were confusing cause they all have weird quirks to them-In order to get daily housekeeping you have to call down to the front desk and “request” it This doesn’t necessarily bother me as they may not have enough resources to clean everybody’s room everyday However if you are someone that wants fresh towels each day you need to request housekeeping What DID bother me is that no one had informed us at check in or any other point that we had to call down and request daily housekeeping Once again, my issue isn’t having to request it, it’s that no one let us know we had to request it in order to receive the service Towards the end of the first day we called to the front desk and asked why there hadn’t been any housekeeping that came by and that’s when they informed us- and put us down for daily housekeeping after that-This is my biggest grievance The temperature and climate in the rooms is out of control The room was literally humid Like the air was thick and damp Made it very hard to sleep The only thing that kind of helped the humidity in the room was turning the air on but oh my gosh it was freezing! There’s only two settings for the AC and the one that blew the air less made the room extremely humid and the other blew freezing cold air on your face the whole night, no matter which way you turned the vents We even tried adjusting the temperature and turning off the fan but it didn’t do much Ultimately left with a choice of freeze or struggle to breathe Absolutely horrible It was not just our room We traveled in a very large party and everyone else said the same thing I literally asked everyone in our party- no jokeI’m giving it a solid 3 out of 5 For a “luxury” brand it was not a “luxury” experienced but it could have been much worse I would not stay here again given the choice

13. Residence Inn by Marriott Columbus Easton (3-star hotel)

About this hotel

This unpretentious, all-suite extended-stay hotel is a 5-minute walk from LEGOLAND Discovery Center Columbus, 5 miles from guided tours at the Hoover Dam and 6 miles from Inniswood Metro Gardens.Ranging from studios to 1- and 2-bedroom suites, the laid-back quarters offer free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and sitting areas with pull-out sofas, as well as kitchens, and tea and coffeemakers. Some have fireplaces.Complimentary perks include breakfast, and regular evening socials with snacks and drinks. Other amenities consist of a heated outdoor pool, a 24-hour gym and a hot tub, plus a convenience shop and meeting space.

Things You Need to Know

  • Walking distance to Easton Town Center and LEGOLAND Discovery Center Columbus
  • 12 min drive to Port Columbus International Airport
  • Guests mentioned the rooms are unclean
  • Some guests complained about the bathrooms
  • Guests mentioned “shopping malls” 10 times
  • One of the few hotels in the area with an outdoor pool
  • One of the few hotels in the area with a hot tub

Feedback From Real Customers

Mona Hairston

I booked this particular room for the fireplace Upon check-in, was informed they are all out of service I asked for some type of credit or upgrade for my inconvenience

The Manager upgraded me to a one bedroom suite After surveying the room, I discovered their was garbage under the sink, dishes were still in the dishwasher and all the pots and pans were gone I brought groceries to cook I called down to inform the Manager He said he would send a skillet and a pot up Also was advised the garage would be picked up at that time 30 minutes later, I called again I was informed the housekeeper was searching all the available rooms for a pot and to wait a few more minutes Housekeeping arrived with one pot That was all he could find The quality of the sofa is very poor It feels like sitting on concrete This experience has tarnished my image of Marriott


The room was beautiful and the property is well maintained That’s why the writing all around our front door was very odd Also, the door to one of the bedrooms was completely off the hinges and could not be shut

Did not have housekeeping for the 4 days we were there Asked for additional towels at the front desk and was told they would bring them up and we never received them

Krista Mills

Travel nurses beware! The location is perfect That is the only plus Washing machines not working

Housekeeping is poor Front desk staff, with the exception of one woman, is a joke (poor customer service, sarcastic responses to issues) I’ve had mail sent to me at the hotel and, even after speaking with front desk and letting them know I was expecting mail, it was returned with the delivery driver because no one by my name was staying there At that time I had been there 4 weeks After several complaints regarding housekeeping, the manager came by our room I was sleeping (I work nights) so I didn’t get to the door in time so they let themselves in and yelled through the bedroom door for me to come out When I walked to the living area the manager and a housekeeper were inside our room The very next day, twice within 10 minutes, staff(I assume housekeeping) was beating on the door and trying to come in but I had the door latched I am relocating to another extended stay in Easton I have always enjoyed my stays at Marriott locations, but this place is terrible The one star is strictly for location

14. Hyatt Regency Columbus (3-star hotel)

  • Address: 350 N High St, Columbus, OH 43215
  • Phone: (614) 463-1234
  • Ratings: 4.4 (3211 reviews) Very good
  • Website : Hyatt Regency Columbus
  • Check-in time: 3:00 PM
  • Check-out time: 12:00 PM
  • Quick Summary: Modern hotel featuring a cocktail bar & 2 cafes, plus a 24-hour gym & convention center access.

About this hotel

Occupying a contemporary building, this informal hotel next to the city’s convention center is a mile from the COSI museum and 3 miles from the Ohio State University.The sleek rooms with modern decor have free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, minifridges and iPod docks. Suites add separate sitting areas, pull-out sofas and/or additional bedrooms. Some quarters offer city views.There’s a cocktail bar with city views, plus a pair of cafes. Additional amenities include a 24/7 fitness center, as well as direct convention center access.

Things You Need to Know

  • Guests praised the beds
  • Guests liked the clean rooms but some disliked the kitchenettes
  • Walking distance to the North Market and Goodale Park
  • 12 min drive to Port Columbus International Airport
  • Guests praised the friendly service
  • Guests mentioned “Food court” 33 times
  • Guests praised the city views

Feedback From Real Customers

Molly Keyes

I enjoyed my stay overall The room was pretty nice, a little bit dark though I was disappointed that there weren’t bathtubs but no big deal

The TVs apparently have a way for you to connect your device and stream to it but I could not figure that out at all There weren’t any hotel guides or area guides in the room, not a big deal at all but something that I always enjoy A map of the hotel would have been handy since it took me a while to find the ice machine and other spaces I was there for a conference and multiple people complained that they had no idea where to find the ice machine Again, not a huge problem at all but it would be an easy little change to make life easier Overall, I enjoyed my stay It is in a great location, nearby some of the best restaurants in the city, and I would stay here again

Brian Abram

I usually don’t leave reviews, but I was disgusted with the level of customer service from the front desk staff and the cleanliness of the room There was a clear difference in the way in which I was communicated with by the front desk and I made sure to mention that as I checked in and out Maybe a diversity training would be beneficial for staff

In terms of room cleanliness, it looked as if the room hadn’t been cleaned at all Very dusty and hair everywhere from last guest Luckily, I brought my own cleaning products from home in case this happened The point is, I came to this hotel for a meaningful conference, but the hotel didn’t provide a pleasant experience for me Please address!

Ruta P.

Nice hotel with beautiful suites We had VIP Suite with separate dining area, wet bar and city views Very clean and well organized

Front desk staff very professional and very friendly We came for the sporting event and loved the idea that hotel is actually connected with the venue so didn’t have to leave building to enter the convention center Hotel itself had a restaurant and a bar with not that many options for dining, that’s probably only negative thing I would see but since it is located in the downtown, there were quite few places you could go to Close to the airport, 15min drive which was very convenient We used hotel car service which was very easy to book and they were also ready for us to leave when we were heading back to the airport Overall great experience

15. Hilton Columbus at Easton (4-star hotel)

  • Address: 3900 Chagrin Dr, Columbus, OH 43219
  • Phone: (614) 414-5000
  • Ratings: 4.3 (1887 reviews) Very good Eco-certified
  • Website : Hilton Columbus at Easton
  • Check-in time: 4:00 PM
  • Check-out time: 12:00 PM
  • Quick Summary: Stately lodging with restaurants, an indoor pool, fitness center & free airport shuttle.

About this hotel

This grand hotel is 5.3 miles from Port Columbus International Airport and 10 miles from downtown Columbus.All of the rooms and suites offer classic decor and custom-designed beds, plus flat-screen TVs and WiFi (fee). Executive rooms provide access to the Executive Lounge’s free breakfast and evening appetizers.Dining options include an upscale-casual restaurant, sports bar, lobby lounge and cafe. Other amenities include a heated indoor pool and whirlpool tub, a fitness center, a business center and 30,000 sq ft of meeting space. There’s also a free airport shuttle.

Things You Need to Know

  • Walking distance to Easton Town Center and LEGOLAND Discovery Center Columbus
  • Some guests disliked the kitchenettes and others complained about the beds
  • Guests mentioned “shopping malls” 27 times
  • Guests praised the lobby
  • Guests praised the fitness center
  • The hotel has a boutique store
  • Guests praised the indoor pool

Feedback From Real Customers

Angela Emmons

Beautiful hotel! Neat, clean, and spacious Staff was kind and helpful The extra fee for the breakfast buffet is absolutely worth paying! The made-to-order omelets were delicious! They also had scrambled eggs, meats, waffles/pancakes, breads/bagels/muffins, yogurt, fresh fruit, cereal, juice, milk, and coffee

If you don’t want to use valet, there are plenty of parking spaces (they also have a parking deck) Perfect location! Close to everything

Shannon Ritter

I stayed at this hotel for 12 days! It overall would’ve been decent, except for the front desk staff, well one in particular, I think her name was Brenda During one of the many evenings I stayed, there was a party in the “Presidential Suite” across the hall from me I called the front desk to have them come up to address it

I was told by this person, they would call the room I assumed this hotel would have security and they would send them up to the room After another 30 min of no change, I called again and got the same person She told me she would call again, then, also said, she knew who was in that room Almost implying it was a friend or coworker I asked if it would be better if I called the police She told e I wasn’t allowed to call the police Yes NOT ALLOWED!! She told me if I did I would be kicked out along with the people making all the noise I asked to speak to the manager and she put me on an endless hold, so I hung up Immediately after that, the noise stopped This morning, the electricity went out I got the same person when I called down to ask about it She said it was out for everyone and hung up on me No apology, nothing Horrible Horrible customer service Run don’t walk to one of the other many hotels in that area!!!

Christy Pember

We stayed here one night and chose it because it was walking distance to Easton Town Center The room was immaculate The hotel lobby was gorgeous

Front desk was helpful and also friendly! The pool was also perfect We didn’t work out in the fitness center, but I did regret not bringing my workout clothes when I saw it When we come back to Columbus, we will definitely stay here again!

16. The Blackwell Inn & Pfahl Conference Center (4-star hotel)

About this hotel

On the Ohio State University campus, this straightforward hotel is a 14-minute walk from Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens, 5.4 miles from downtown Columbus, and 11 miles from Port Columbus International Airport.Classic rooms come with pillow-top mattresses, desks, flat-screen TVs and minifridges, as well as free Wi-Fi, coffeemakers and iPod docks. Suites add kitchenettes.Free airport shuttle service is offered. There’s a casual international restaurant, and a cozy bar with a fireplace, plus a gym and a business center. Conference/event facilities include a ballroom, a patio and meeting rooms.

Things You Need to Know

  • Guests praised the clean rooms, which have microwaves
  • Walking distance to the Wexner Center for the Arts and the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum
  • 16 min drive to Port Columbus International Airport
  • Guests praised the friendly service
  • Guests praised the restaurant
  • Guests liked the bar

Feedback From Real Customers

Mel DK

So, the hotel is pretty nice and clean But the AC went out in our room and I called the desk at 3:00am to say “Hey we’re roasting in here even though the thermostat is set to 60!” The response was, “I’m just the night clerk, not a mechanic I suggest you open your window

” We did end up doing that but it didn’t help much, it was still hella hot, plus there were no screens on the windows so a couple bugs flew in, AND worse, starting at about 6am, birds and traffic noises began coming through loud and clear! When we checked out, I mentioned it and the clerk said, “Oh yeah the AC went out for the whole hotel last night Sorry ’bout that” Like nothing else? No, “we’ll comp your valet parking for 1 day” “How about a free breakfast voucher?” Nothing For $300 we expected a MUCH better experience!!

Alliyha Taylor-Whetstone

We stayed at the Blackwell Inn on the executive floor The room was spacious and well decorated I loved the bed

The air conditioning was perfect The bathroom had all the items needed (Toothbrush kit, shaving kit, shower bonnet etc) The service was great The entire hotel was clean and smelled fresh We used valet They were fast and efficient I would return for sure

John Saks

The room and hotel were nice My issue was with the hotel desk staff We are concerned about COVID, and the girl at the desk didn’t put on a mask, even though we were wearing masks

I know their guidelines say they don’t have to wear masks, but it would be courteous of them to do it if the customers are wearing masks After all, they are working in the hospitality industry, and catering to customers’ concerns is hospitable

17. Hotel LeVeque, Autograph Collection (4-star hotel)

About this hotel

Set in a landmark art deco high-rise building overlooking the Scioto River, this elegant, upscale hotel within the downtown business district is off Route 40, across the street from the Ohio Statehouse and an 8-minute walk from the lively Scioto Mile riverfront park system.Polished rooms with a vintage vibe feature free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and minifridges, as well as tea and coffeemakers. All have marble bathrooms with rainfall showers and designer toiletries. Suites add living areas with pull-out couches. Cribs can be arranged. Evening turndown service is available.There’s a chic French restaurant/bar, a lobby cafe and a 24/7 gym.

Things You Need to Know

  • Guests praised the large rooms, which have minibars
  • Guests praised the bathrooms
  • Walking distance to Riffe Gallery and the Ohio Statehouse
  • Guests praised the friendly service
  • Guests liked the chic restaurant
  • Guests mentioned “Art Deco” 12 times
  • Guests praised the breakfast

Feedback From Real Customers

cheryl voigt

I am a little late writing this review but I wanted to share how enjoyable our stay was May 31-June 6 The service and hospitality were out of this world Everyone including reception and housekeeping were so friendly and quick to help with our requests

We very much enjoyed our suite The location of this hotel is great There are restaurants with lovely patios, a great coffee shop, and a fun place called Pins all within walking distance We grabbed breakfast to go at a diner across the street Thank you to everyone at the hotel for helping make our visit with family so fantasticCheryl & Lee

Tonya Strazdins

Hotel LeVeque is a gorgeous, refined hotel in downtown Columbus I stayed here for a night in February as a birthday surprise for a friend and the staff were welcoming and helpful in assisting us with our plansOur room was spacious and beautiful and continued the constellation theme throughout

There is a very homey feel in the room as you don’t really hear any of the goings on throughout the rest of the hotelWe were able to grab drinks at the keep and the in house restaurant only enhanced our experienceLike I mentioned, it was a Saturday night in February and I expected there to be valet but there were only piles of snow in any convenient drop-off location in front of the doors There’s a parking garage for the hotel but I wouldn’t classify it as super convenient This would be my only gripeOtherwise it was a great experience!

Taylor Ray

There will always be negative reviews no matter where you are but I wanted to make sure that I left a genuine review on this hotel

We only stayed for one night, to split up our long 14 hour drive home but I would have stayed much longer if I could’ve Everything was absolutely perfect and shining clean The staff was incredibly nice and helpful Amenities were perfect The pillows were phenomenally comfortable! And the shower was to die for! Everything was just like the pictures! I am not getting anything from the hotel by doing this review, I just want to let everyone know how incredible it was! I hope your stay was as great as ours Thank you Hotel LeVeque and your staff!

18. The Westin Great Southern Columbus (4-star hotel)

About this hotel

Set in a French Renaissance-style building dating back to 1897, this traditional hotel is in the Downtown business district, 2 blocks from Interstates 70/71 and 1.2 miles from Greater Columbus Convention Center.Straightforward rooms have features ranging from flat-screen TVs, Wi-Fi (fee), iPod docks, minibars and tea/coffeemaking facilities to lounge seating areas and dining tables. Corner suites offer city views.Free perks include a 24-hour gym and Wi-Fi in public areas. There’s also a breakfast/lunch grill and a wood-paneled bar with a seasonal patio, plus 12,000 sq ft of meeting space, including a grand ballroom.

Things You Need to Know

  • Walking distance to Cultural Arts Center and the Columbus Commons
  • Some guests disliked the kitchenettes but others praised the beds
  • Some guests disliked the bathrooms
  • Guests praised the service
  • Guests liked the restaurant
  • Guests mentioned lobbies 41 times
  • Guests liked the wood-paneled bar

Feedback From Real Customers

Jessica Odorcic

Staff was EXTREMELY kind and helpful! From the moment we arrived, the valet was there to assist us, take our bags, help with our mountain bikes, give directions, etc The front desk also went out of their way to make sure we were comfortable and had everything we needed Rooms were a bit pricey, but the hotel is in a great location and if the staff is going to be that great, I don’t mind paying extra

We will be back!

Miranda Hult

Our stay was okay My husband and I thought it was outrageous that the hotel charged $3200 per day for valet parking

The valet service is pretty good It seems to be an outside company Other parking options are limited Due to the location of the hotel the unloading/ loading zone is very small You might have to circle around the block until someone leaves, which can be frustrating No one came to our room for housekeeping service I told the housekeeper that we were leaving in an hour and she never came back The iron was broken- had to go to the front desk and ask for a new one If you go down for breakfast you have to pay- no complimentary continental breakfast The shower was terrible, the water trickled out of the shower head The toilet didn’t flush well either Needless to say, I probably won’t go back Thank god, I found wine at DG two blocks up

Bob St. Pierre

Just got back from this place and what a surprise! I’ve stayed at Westin’s before and loved them but not this time I get that it’s being remodeled or renovated but it’s pretty bad They have a sign that apologizes for the inconvenience but they still charge you full price

They don’t have a restaurant or bar open but they do have a small room with tables and they have a tarp draped over part of the room to cover up a bunch of junk and that serves as the place to mingle, I guess The lobby and front desk area is extremely cold, so cold you must wear a jacket or coatWe had two rooms there but I’ll never go back There’s no one around so you have to ring a bell and hope someone hears it!They should either close until the renovation is complete or charge a lot less than full priceThey were not transparent to the extent of the renovations on the website and that just doesn’t sit well with me Too many nice hotels around there so we won’t ever go back to this one

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