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Waterfront Condo Located on the Shores of Lake Erie in Port Clinton, Ohio
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0.43 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (74 reviews)
clean, comfortable and close

"Christine was a great host!"…"

Reviewed on May 23, 2020

Waterfront Condo Located on the Shores of Lake Erie in Port Clinton, Ohio
The Island House Hotel
3 out of 5
102 Madison Street, Port Clinton, OH
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The price is $67 per night
0.2 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (436 reviews)
Lovely historic hotel

"This was a beautiful, charming little hotel. Everything was clean, nice breakfast. The rooms are small and its not super fancy, but it met all of our needs."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

The Island House Hotel
Beachfront Resort
2.5 out of 5
252 W. Lakeshore Drive, Port Clinton, OH
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The price is $140 per night
0.55 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (40 reviews)

"Clean rooms, great staff, excellent view. All around nice accommodations."…"

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2019

Beachfront Resort
Erie Islands Resort & Marina
3 out of 5
4495 W. Darr-Hopfinger Rd, Port Clinton, OH
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4.35 mi from city center
2.4/5 (24 reviews)
Disappointing stay at Erie Island Resort & Marina

"We checked in around 3 pm and then returned to our room around 9:30 pm. We were stopped by a man in a pick up truck asking why we were there and when we told him we were staying in the hotel, he let us proceed. He had no identifying markings on his truck which was a bit unnerving. The area around ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2015

Erie Islands Resort & Marina
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Port Clinton, OH
3 out of 5
3760 E State Rd, Port Clinton, OH
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The price is $67 per night
3.95 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (1,161 reviews)

"Clean and recently updated hotel. We were pleasantly surprised at how nice it was for the price! Would definitely stay here again!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Port Clinton, OH
Stay Inn
1.5 out of 5
2149 E Gill Road, Port Clinton, OH
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The price is $55 per night
2 mi from city center
3.4/5 (89 reviews)

"Excellent"…"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019

Stay Inn
Best Western Port Clinton
2.5 out of 5
1734 E Perry Street, Port Clinton, OH
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The price is $72 per night
1.06 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (481 reviews)

"Considering the price, this was excellent, Staff was friendly and helpful. Property clean and convenient."…"

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

Best Western Port Clinton
Arlington Inn
2.5 out of 5
121 East Perry Street, Port Clinton, OH
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The price is $89 per night
0.17 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (199 reviews)

"The friendliness of the staff made our stay special. We had a lake view and even in the winter it was wonderful to see."…"

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2020

Arlington Inn
Clinton Inn And Suites
2 out of 5
1735 E Perry St, Port Clinton, OH
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The price is $62 per night
1.12 mi from city center
3.1/5 (341 reviews)

"Would of been a bonus if there were an indoor pool/ hot tub area. And microwaves in the room But over all a satisfactory place with great price. Love the outdoor pool area. I will be back in the summer to stay. Staff was friendly and front desk helper was very accommodating. Thank you."…"

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2020

Clinton Inn And Suites
Super 8 by Wyndham Port Clinton
2 out of 5
1704 Perry St, Port Clinton, OH
The price is $55 per night
1.11 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (441 reviews)

"Free breakfast is pretty carb heavy, but otherwise a nice stay. Convenient and staff was nice."…"

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019

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Visiting Port Clinton

Travelers give high marks for the bustling port in Port Clinton, which is also known for its festivals. In Port Clinton, there are 44 hotels and other accommodations to choose from. The closest major airport is in Toledo, OH (TOL-Toledo Express), 45.2 mi (72.8 km) from the city center.

Sightseeing and Staying in Port Clinton

The city is well known for its festivals and cultural venues like Liberty Aviation Museum. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the lakeside and Catawba Island State Park. Exploring the waterfront is a top activity, and Fisherman's Wharf is one place to visit.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 44 hotels and other lodging options to choose from in Port Clinton. Here you'll find top ones based on our user reviews:

Dressing for Port Clinton

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 50°F during the day and 21°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 81°F, while the average at night is 36°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 82°F with nighttime averages of 52°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 67°F and nighttime averages of 22°F
  • About 33.11 inches of rain falls on Port Clinton each year
  • Usually July and June are the hottest months with an average of 80°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 23°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Port Clinton?
The Island House Hotel is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Traveler reviews also recommend Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Stes Port Clinton-Catawba Island and Fairfield Inn & Suites Port Clinton Waterfront as top options for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Port Clinton, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of check in. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best deals in Port Clinton.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Port Clinton?
For more information about picking new dates or cancelling your trip to Port Clinton, click here.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Port Clinton?
Based on reviews, Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Port Clinton, OH is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Quality Inn and The Island House Hotel.
What's the best place to stay for families in Port Clinton?
Best Western Port Clinton is a hotel with free parking and free breakfast, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other choices for your family trip include Stay Inn and Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Port Clinton, OH. Attractions like African Safari Wildlife Park and Monsoon Lagoon Water Park are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic vacation in Port Clinton?
Sleep Inn & Suites Port Clinton is a favorite hotel for couples, and features cable TV and an indoor pool. Other good choices for a stay with your sweetheart include The Island House Hotel and Best Western Port Clinton.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Port Clinton?
Commodore Perry Inn and Suites is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and an indoor pool for its human guests. Other good options for you and your pet’s trip include Best Western Port Clinton and Clinton Inn And Suites.
Where is the best hotel to stay with easy access to African Safari Wildlife Park?
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Port Clinton, OH is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and an indoor pool. It’s located just a short 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from African Safari Wildlife Park. Other good options within a short distance include Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Stes Port Clinton-Catawba Island and Sleep Inn & Suites Port Clinton.
What about the best place to stay close to Catawba Island State Park?
One of the top choices for your stay is Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Port Clinton, OH, located 4.6 mi (7.4 km) from Catawba Island State Park, and this 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and an indoor pool. Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Stes Port Clinton-Catawba Island and Sleep Inn & Suites Port Clinton are other good choices within 5 miles.
What's the best hotel to stay near the beach in Port Clinton?
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Stes Port Clinton-Catawba Island is a top hotel for a beach vacation, and features a seasonal outdoor pool and free breakfast. Other good choices for your stay near the beach include Arlington Inn and Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Port Clinton, OH. Head to Port Clinton Public Swimming Beach or North Swimming Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best golf hotel in Port Clinton?
Erie Islands Resort & Marina is a 3-star hotel featuring a restaurant and an outdoor pool, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf. You can tee off at The Islander Golf & Country Club during your trip.
What are some accommodations with pools in Port Clinton?
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Port Clinton, OH is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, free breakfast, and free WiFi. A couple of other options that offer an onsite pool include Quality Inn and Updated Lake Retreat - Enjoy AND Relax IN OUR Lake Home.

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