Book your room at The Glidden House
Historic mansion on Case Western Reserve campus
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Case Western Reserve
The historic Glidden House is located in the center of Cleveland's cultural district and adjacent to the Cleveland Botanical Garden. Case Western Reserve University is within a half-mile.
A complimentary hot and cold buffet breakfast with fresh-baked pastries is offered daily.
42-inch plasma TVs
Guestrooms feature 42-inch plasma TVs with HBO and complimentary wireless Internet access. Beds are triple-sheeted and have down duvets. Bathrooms have granite counters and Gilchrist & Soames toiletries.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
The Glidden House
At your hotel
Situated on the campus of Case Western Reserve University, in the University Circle district, the Glidden House was built in 1910, in French Gothic style, by an heir to the Glidden Paint Company fortune. Today the mansion displays beautifully preserved features such as hand-carved woodwork and intricate plaster ceilings, along with modern design elements.
The hotel serves a hot and cold buffet breakfast each morning. The lobby bar, Palette, serves evening tapas and cocktails.
The landscaped garden patio with gazebo and umbrella tables offers a relaxing retreat. Self parking is available (surcharge), and guests receive discounted passes to a nearby fitness center on campus. Wireless Internet access is complimentary in public areas.
The hotel is smoke-free.
- Fitness facilities
- 24-hour front desk
- Year Built 1910
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Free breakfast
- Concierge services
- Conference space
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Meeting rooms
- Multilingual staff
- Number of floors - 3
- Total number of rooms - 60
- Room service (limited hours)
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Conference space size (feet) - 3000
- Conference space size (meters) - 279
- Number of meeting rooms - 3
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Wedding services
- Free Wi-Fi
- Smoke-free property
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Park your car
Self parking (surcharge)
In your room
- Air conditioning
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Cable TV service
- Plasma TV
- Climate control
- Coffee/tea maker
- Complimentary newspaper
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Designer toiletries
- Free local calls
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room massage available
- Free Wi-Fi
- Premium bedding
- Premium TV channels
- Refrigerator (on request)
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Shower/tub combination
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
Eat and drink
The hotel serves a daily complimentary hot and cold buffet breakfast with fresh-baked croissants, bagels, and pastries; hard-boiled eggs wrapped in Canadian bacon; fresh fruit; yogurt; cereal; coffee; and juice.
Palette - Lobby bar. Cocktails, tapas. Open evenings, Friday-Saturday.
Room service - Late morning to late evening.
The Cleveland Botanical Gardens, with Japanese, rose, herb, woodland, and perennial gardens, among others, is a great place to stroll and take in the sights.
The 18-hole Highland Park Golf Course is eight miles away.
Guest discounts to a campus fitness center are provided at the front desk.
The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
The fine print for The Glidden House
When you arrive
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
When you leave
Check-out time is noon
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.00 per night
We should mention
Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.