Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown - Convention Center

111 East Nationwide Boulevard, Columbus, OH 43215 | 937-328-1602
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Experiences around our hotel.

This Red Roof Plus+ property is right in downtown of Ohio’s capital. Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown - Convention Center is 100% Smoke-Free and provides a completely remodeled and upgraded experience! Enjoy our verified Wi-Fi, an expanded cable package and breakfast. Check out the fantastic new amenities in our Next Gen® design rooms! The rooms feature a boutique design and have all new furniture, spa-inspired bathrooms with modern vessel sinks, new comfy Rest Suite beds by Serta, plush high-end bedding, modern design flooring, comfortable new seating, and a large, flat-screen TV. This Red Roof PLUS+ hotel also features Premium Rooms with a snack box ready in your room!

Our location is close to downtown Columbus, which has world-class attractions, entertainment venues, restaurants and more! Visit the Historic Ohio Theatre and Southern Theatre to see concerts, ballet and more. Experience Columbus' prodigious nightlife at the Short North Arts District. The Short North Arts District is home to more than 300 businesses, with the majority of them being locally owned or headquartered. Embark on a hip hangout for games and cocktails at Pins Mechanical Co., live music and great food at Skully's Music Diner, exclusively crafted beers at the Short North Pint House, and the sophisticated speakeasy Oddfellows liquor and bar. See the Columbus Clippers at Huntington Park (0.66 mi) or the Columbus Blue Jackets at Nationwide Arena (0.43 mi)! See great live events there like Slayer 11/12 and more. Express Live! (0.9 mi) also has other great live events! Don’t miss trade-shows at the Greater Columbus Convention Center (0.5 mi) like GDEX 2019 10/12-10/13. The Ohio History Center Museum features over 60,000 square feet of exhibits such as the Ohio Champions of Sports exhibit. Columbus, Ohio is a thriving city that has a variety of exhilarating attractions that will be great for the whole family! Stay with us and be close to all of the incredible things Columbus has to offer.

Interested in something fun for the whole family?The Ohio Expo Center and State Fair (3.5 mi) is the home of the Ohio State Fair and great events year-round like the All American Quarter Horse Congress 10/1-10/27 and more. Experience the wonders of the universe at COSI (3.5 mi), one of the largest science centers in the United States. Watch a movie on their GIANT SCREEN theater or be a kid again at their Gadgets Café - they have it all! Spend a relaxing day at the Topiary Garden and Scenic Fountain (1 mi) or the Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens (2.5 mi). Spend an exciting day at Zoombezi Bay and the Columbus Zoo in Dublin, OH (20.3 mi) and enjoy this 22.7-acre water park. The park features 17 state-of-the-art water slides, a wave pool, an action river, a lazy river, private cabanas, a kiddie pool and a whole lot more! Visit the Schottenstein Center, home of OSU's basketball team, for a game or live show! Come see Andrea Bocelli 12/14 and more!

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Visit Downtown Columbus

Be encouraged! Come take a look at downtown! We can put you right in the middle of it! Video by Experience Columbus. Want to experience the best of Columbus without spending a fortune. Click here for a list of Columbus attractions that are under $10! Book Now!

Columbus Museum of Art

CMA is just 1 mi away. With its permanent collections like Cubist paintings by Picasso and Juan Gris, and works byCézanneBoucher and MatisseCMA is a must-see. Book now!

Do Breakfast Right!

Looking to have a great breakfast at a local Columbus favorite? Then hit up one of these hotspots, Katalina's and Pistacia Vera for a little taste of Columbus! BOOK now!

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Things to do nearby

Explore Columbus while visiting Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown – Convention Center! Our concierge services are here to help all of our guests experience the best Columbus has to offer. Looking for something fun to do? Live entertainment? Educational? Adventure? View all of the exciting options below.


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Close to the Airport

Book your flight at the John Glenn Columbus International Aiport (6.29 mi) or the Rickenbacker International Airport. Book your stay with us today!


AAA Approved

Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown Convention Center has been rated 2 Diamonds by AAA; "Affordable, with modestly enhanced facilities, decor and amenities." We are proud of our rating and are excited to welcome you during your next trip to Columbus! Book us now!


Free access to fitness

When you stay with Red Roof Plus+ Columbus Downtown, you gain FREE access to a nearby fitness center. Wake up, hit the gym, and arrive back at our hotel just in time for Free Continental Breakfast. Book your stay now.


Free. Fast. Verified.

We've been audited, verified and qualified for certification! Verified Wi-Fi means Red Roof now offers speeds that will allow you to stream your favorite movies, video games and music when staying at our Red Roof property. Explore this site to experience FAST + FREE activities nearby, and let Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown - Convention Center be your companion. Book Now!


Craft Beer Scene

Hit all the breweries on the Columbus Ale Trail, explore Brewer's Row (most within walking distance of us!) or go on a Columbus Brew Adventure (includes shuttle!) No worries of drinking & driving. Book now.


Nearby Healthcare

Head to Grant Medical Center and Nationwide Children's Hospital, two of the nations top hospitals! Red Roof is only a mile away! Book Now!


Close to Campus

Visiting Franklin University or Columbus State Community College? Stay close-by! Both are just 1 mile away. And of course, the renowned Ohio State University is just 3.5 miles away. Tour the campus and surrounding area--there's so much to do! OSU Campus events include shows at the Schottenstein Center, home of OSU's basketball team, and more! 


Shopping Experience

An easy 10 miles away, Easton Town Center is family-friendly, trendy, and "there's so much for everyone." Get your shopping done here! Book now!


REVIEWED: "A Great Experience"

The room was perfect: clean, neat and a great view of the city. The location was very convenient to everything. The hotel staff were all very pleasant, extremely helpful and made us feel that they really wanted to make our stay comfortable. J J was over the top helpful! I rate this stay a 10+! Book now.


100% Pet-friendly

At Red Roof Plus+ Columbus Downtown, PETS stay FREE! Don't lose sleep at night worrying about your four-legged loved one. Visit Wheeler Park, an off-leash dog park within walking distance, & Scioto Audubon Park, just 2 mi away. Book now!


Local Restaurants

Nearby restaurants include Buca Di Beppo, Elevator Brewery, Gordon Biersch, Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse, Hyde Park, Martini's Restaurant and Mitchell's Steakhouse. Feeling adventurous? Check out Columbus Food Adventures! Book your stay.

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