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Near Nationwide Arena

Centrally located across from The Greater Columbus Convention Center in the heart of the Arena District, near the Short North there are always new restaurants, shopping, and entertainment to discover.

Indoor pool, restaurants

Occupying a stylishly renovated, 19th-century, brick building, The Lofts is directly connected to Max & Erma's restaurant and the Crowne Plaza Columbus. Guests can use the Crowne Plaza's indoor pool and gym.

Luxury linens, free WiFi

Loft style rooms feature luxurious bed linens, flat-screen HDTVs, detailed subway tile, exposed elements in the room, free WiFi, and include L'Occitane bathroom amenities

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This former brick warehouse dating back to 1882 has been transformed into The Lofts, a small and stylish boutique hotel in downtown's Arena District. The Lofts offers free WiFi and is directly connected to Max & Erma's, a casual dining spot known for its gourmet burgers, and includes 2 other on-site restaurants. A bar/lounge and room service are also available.

Guests enjoy complimentary use of the indoor pool and fitness center at the adjoining Crowne Plaza Columbus. The Lofts Hotel is smoke-free.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference center 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 10247 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 952 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 9 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Total number of rooms - 44 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 1882 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Laundry facilities  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Frette Italian sheets 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • LCD TV 
  • Minibar 
  • Phone 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (limited hours) 

Where to Eat

Max and Ermas - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, and has a bar.

Boulevard Bar and Bistro - This bistro serves dinner and light fare and has a bar offering happy hour. Some meals may not be served daily.

Boulevard Cafe - This coffee shop serves breakfast and brunch. Some meals may not be served daily.

Room service during limited hours is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a fitness facility.

Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 


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 parking 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

24-hour check-in

No rollaway/extra beds available

Parking height restrictions apply


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 30.00 per person (roundtrip)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 24 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Deposit: USD 25 per night
  • In-room microwave fee: USD 10 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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