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Top Columbus Historic Hotels

Drury Inn & Suites Columbus Convention Center
3 out of 5
88 E Nationwide Blvd, Columbus, OH
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The price is $99 per night from Nov 2 to Nov 3
4.6/5Exceptional! (993 reviews)

"Great customer service - great room, very spacious! Free drinks and appetizers was a nice bonus too. Great location, within walking Distance to several places to eat as well as the Scioto Mile, would definitely stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2020

Drury Inn & Suites Columbus Convention Center
Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph
4 out of 5
620 North High Street, Columbus, OH
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The price is $203 per night from Oct 30 to Oct 31
4.6/5Wonderful! (337 reviews)

"You just have to go there it’s perfect all around"…"

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2020

Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph
Hilton Columbus Downtown
4 out of 5
401 N High St, Columbus, OH
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The price is $129 per night from Nov 22 to Nov 23
4.5/5Wonderful! (983 reviews)

"Liked The decor and the structure. Did not like paying for parking and did not like limited breakfast options with no fresh, healthy choices."…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Hilton Columbus Downtown

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Residence Inn by Marriott Columbus Downtown
3 out of 5
36 E Gay Street, Columbus, OH
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The price is $110 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30
4.4/5Wonderful! (495 reviews)

"Front Desk Customer Services was “A” Class. Awesome service..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott Columbus Downtown
Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus Downtown
2.5 out of 5
501 N High St, Columbus, OH
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The price is $118 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28
4.4/5Wonderful! (858 reviews)

"Tamara at the front desk was THE ABSOLUTE BEST!!! Our room was clean and spacious. Will definitely stay again! Highly recommend"…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus Downtown
Hyatt Regency Columbus
3.5 out of 5
350 N High St, Columbus, OH
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The price is $109 per night from Oct 28 to Oct 29
4.3/5Excellent! (978 reviews)

"The hotel was very nice and clean. You should be very proud of Clariissa, the desk clerk that was on duty Tuesday and Wednesday. I called with a couple of special requests, as I had eye surgery, she saw to it that my request were made.😊. Very helpful and friendly person!!!! Really appreciated all ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2020

Hyatt Regency Columbus
Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel
3.5 out of 5
50 North Third Street, Columbus, OH
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The price is $134 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
4.2/5Excellent! (667 reviews)

"Beautiful lay out."…"

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2020

Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel
Courtyard Columbus Downtown
3 out of 5
35 West Spring Street, Columbus, OH
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The price is $94 per night from Nov 22 to Nov 23
4.1/5Very Good! (701 reviews)

"The staff at the desk were excellent. Very helpful and pleasant. Not good was there is no way to get the luggage cart to the elevator. You have to carry your luggage up or down one level to another cart to get to the elevator."…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2020

Courtyard Columbus Downtown
Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square
4 out of 5
75 E State St, Columbus, OH
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The price is $87 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
4/5Very Good! (987 reviews)

"Very friendly and helpful staff! Room was comfortable and clean."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Columbus Downtown - Convention Center
2.5 out of 5
111 E. Nationwide Blvd., Columbus, OH
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The price is $85 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4/5Very Good! (982 reviews)

"Great spot to stay at. Bit of an older building but all in all, good hotel"…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Columbus Downtown - Convention Center
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Columbus Downtown
3 out of 5
50 S Front St, Columbus, OH
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The price is $109 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
3.9/5Very Good! (1,000 reviews)

"they need a pool and a hot tub and the gym needs to be open later than 4pm on a saturday"…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Columbus Downtown
Holiday Inn Columbus Downtown Capitol Square
3 out of 5
175 East Town St, Columbus, OH
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The price is $81 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
3.9/5Very Good! (992 reviews)

"Perfect stay as always. Wouldn’t stay anywhere else."…"

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2020

Holiday Inn Columbus Downtown Capitol Square
The Westin Great Southern Columbus
4 out of 5
310 S High St, Columbus, OH
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The price is $127 per night from Nov 9 to Nov 10
3.9/5Very Good! (856 reviews)
Nice hotel downtown, but...

"We visited Columbus as part of our “pandemic roadtrip” visiting some of the safer states in the Midwest. Granted, we arrived and were greeted by the weekend crew, who would not upgrade our room, even though only 12 others were occupied. The mask of our front desk service provider was not worn properly ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2020

The Westin Great Southern Columbus
Crowne Plaza Hotel Downtown - Columbus, Ohio
3.5 out of 5
33 E Nationwide Blvd, Columbus, OH
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The price is $99 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
3.9/5Good! (992 reviews)

"Being is the misr highly thing i like about a room and comfortabilities and thats what it provided"…"

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Crowne Plaza Hotel Downtown - Columbus, Ohio
Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown
2.5 out of 5
650 South High Street, Columbus, OH
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The price is $79 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
3.8/5Good! (992 reviews)

"Updated, clean rooms and no noise from outside is heard in the room. Only part I would like to highlight is that front desk staff were not wearing masks during pandemic."…"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown
German Village Inn Columbus
2.5 out of 5
920 S High St, Columbus, OH
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The price is $67 per night from Oct 28 to Oct 29
3.4/5Good! (854 reviews)

"It was good"…"

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2020

German Village Inn Columbus
Magnuson Grand Columbus North
3 out of 5
888 E Dublin Granville Rd, Columbus, OH
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3/5 (1,488 reviews)

"The price of the stay is reasonable considering the property and room amenities are a bit outdated."…"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

Magnuson Grand Columbus North
Days Inn by Wyndham Columbus Fairgrounds
2 out of 5
1700 Clara Street, Columbus, OH
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The price is $48 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30
2.7/5 (993 reviews)

"Great will stay again . Clean and accommodated our people"…"

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Columbus Fairgrounds
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Guide to Columbus Historic Hotels

When you go on a Columbus trip out of town, it is easy to decide on a modern hotel, or a chain you are familiar with. You may be used to your hotel having all the familiar amenities. However, staying in an in a more distinguished accommodation can elevate your trip. Staying in a Columbus historic hotel allows you to still have a fully-furnished room and one with tons of personality. Moreover, it offers you the chance to surround yourself in Columbus's past.

Grab Your Place in History

When you walk through your Columbus hotel's doors, you'll be whisked back in time. With their unique architectures and locations in the heart of the city, you'll love the look and feel of your one-of-a kind accommodation. Although these lodgings are historic, they have many of the modern comforts that allow you to wind down on your stay. You'll discover your room outfitted with a comfortable bed, and just about anything else you'll need for a marvelous getaway.

Once you've checked-in and had time to look around the hotel's grounds, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich region by visiting the art galleries and well-known landmarks. With several historically significant places in Columbus, you can take a long stroll through this region's past during your visit. Start your journey by visiting Ohio Theatre or Ohio Statehouse. If you still have some time left you can head to Capt. Edward V. Rickenbacker House to see more of Columbus. If you want more recommendations, be sure to ask your hotel's front desk, or flip through the 16148 comments. Our review section contains advice from fellow travelers that may point you to a fantastic spot to eat or more things to do while you are in Columbus

Reserve a Columbus Historic Hotel Today

If you are wishing to get the most out of your Columbus visit, a stay in a vintage hotel will elevate your time spent in this historically-rich region. Having 739 of these one-of-a-kind hotels to pick from. Rates on these Columbus historic hotels range from $48 to $203. You're bound to discover one that you'll love. But, just like the past eras you're exploring, these deals won't last indefinitely. Reserve soon to get your room in one of these historic properties.

Frequently asked questions

What can a history enthusiast expect from a trip to Columbus?
You’re already probably planning a visit to sights of historical relevance while you’re staying in Columbus. While you’re here, you might want to visit the well-known zoo and array of shops. You can also discover the area’s lively festivals.
What's the best place to stay in Columbus to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown is a top hotel on Expedia for those interested in history, and it features free breakfast and free WiFi. Ohio Theatre is a short 16-minute walk away. A couple of other options close to historic sites include Residence Inn by Marriott Columbus Downtown and DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Columbus Downtown.
How many historically relevant hotels are there in Columbus?
In Columbus, there are 744 hotels and other accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 101 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical places and other sights in Columbus?
Columbus is notable for landmarks like Ohio Theatre, Palace Theatre, and LeVeque Tower. Known for its theaters and live music, cultural venues include COSI, Columbus Museum of Art, and Newport Music Hall. Other popular sights include Nationwide Arena and Mapfre Stadium.
What is a historic hotel like in Columbus?
Guests who choose historic hotels have the opportunity to stay in a place officially recognized with a national historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world can take the form of castles, palaces or even pubs or old police stations — as long as it’s of special interest. These types of hotels in Columbus typically retain original qualities like traditional architecture and period features in their public spaces or guestrooms.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
The two are similar. “Historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S., while “heritage hotel” is often used in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to focus on the architecture and building. A heritage hotel draws meaning mainly from the cultural value and how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Columbus have modern facilities?
Yes. Every effort is made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions, but hotel interiors are fitted with modern conveniences and safety features. Guests can expect the amenities you’d get from a hotel such as private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, heating and air conditioning, and free and fast Internet. In Columbus, booking a historic hotel doesn’t mean you’re choosing a place that’s rundown.

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