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Top tips for finding Columbus hotel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Columbus, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Columbus in October and August.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Columbus if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Columbus accommodation.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Columbus found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $77, while the most expensive was $343.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Columbus for 2 days.
If you’re looking to stay in a unique neighborhood near Downtown, consider selecting a hotel in the Short North Arts District, such as the affordable Hampton Inn and Suites or the posh Le Meridien.
Book a stay at the Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capital Square to be near Columbus Commons, a six-acre park that has a carousel, performance stage, cafes, and a variety of gardens.
Visitors who would like to try some of Columbus’ local food specialties could book a hotel near North Market, such as the Crowne Plaza Columbus - Downtown.
The Residence Inn by Marriott Columbus University Area is a good hotel for visitors wishing to stay near the bars and jazz clubs on N High Street.
To experience a particularly historic area of Columbus, look at hotels located in the neighborhood known as German Village, such as the German Village Inn.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Columbus
Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Columbus. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Fairfield Inn & Suites By Marriott Columbus Osu, Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus Downtown and La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Columbus West - Hilliard are very popular with users who want to stay within walking distance of Ohio State University.
KAYAK users have found double rooms in Columbus for as cheap as $34 in the last 3 days. The average price is $161.
Ohio State University encompasses a vast area north of Downtown Columbus. Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott is a good affordable option in this area, while The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center is a top-rated business hotel with big meeting rooms and a fitness center.
The Courtyard by Marriott is a modern hotel located two miles from the airport, which offers free airport shuttle for guests. The Embassy Suites by Hilton is another good option next to the airport that features two-room suites and a complimentary shuttle.
The Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens are just a ten minute drive from Downtown Columbus. Downtown is full of good hotels, like The Holiday Inn Columbus Dwtn-Capitol Square. For a more residential atmosphere, consider staying at the Hawthorne Park Bed & Breakfast, which is walking distance from the botanical garden.
Because many of Columbus’ attractions are best reached by car, choosing a hotel with free parking is a practical choice. Though many Columbus hotels charge a fee for on-site parking, The Hyatt Place Columbus OSU and Comfort Suites, just north of Downtown, both offer free parking.
After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Columbus districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Columbus city center.
Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.
Where to stay in Columbus?
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