Hotel List

Preferred Hotel Partners of the Ohio Expo Center & State Fair

Did you know that nearly three million visitors attend events at the Ohio Expo Center each year?  With this in mind, we have partnered with some of the best-known hotels in Ohio to help make your visit to the Ohio Expo Center & State Fair the best stay ever.

We’ve partnered with the following hotels, and negotiated on your behalf, special rates and facilities.  Plan to unwind with one of our hospitality partners, listed alphabetically below.

Mention the Ohio Expo Center & State Fair to receive a special rate!


Candlewood Suites Polaris

8515 Lyra Drive
Columbus, OH 43240
Ten minutes and nine miles to the Ohio Expo Center. Close to shopping, restaurants and highway. 

Crowne Plaza Columbus North

6500 Doubletree Avenue
Columbus, OH  43229
Eleven minutes and eight miles to the Ohio Expo Center. Full service; shuttle service to the Ohio Expo Center provided. 

Hampton Inn - Downtown

501 North High Street
Columbus, OH 43215  


Hilton Garden Inn - University area

3232 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, OH 43202  

Holiday Inn Express & Suites

701 East Hudson Street
Columbus, OH 43211
I-71 and Hudson, two minutes and 1.5 miles from the Ohio Expo Center. To save 20 percent, please click here

Holiday Inn Worthington

7007 North High Street
Worthington, OH 43085 
Worthington; ten minutes and ten miles from the Ohio Expo Center.  Full service.


Ramada Plaza

4900 Sinclair Road
Columbus, OH 43229
1-877-609-6086 or 614-846-0300
Six minutes and five miles to the Ohio Expo Center (I-71 and Morse Road). Shuttle service to the Ohio Expo Center provided. Pet friendly.

alt Ramada Columbus North / Polaris

6767 Schrock Hill Ct.
Columbus, OH  43229
Twelve minutes and eleven miles from the Ohio Expo Center. Complimentary hot breakfast and WIFI included with room. Microwaves and refrigerators in each room. Pet Friendly. For additional details or directions please go to

Red Roof Westerville

Red Roof Westerville

909 South State Street
Westerville, OH  43081

Varsity Inn OSU North

Varsity Inn OSU North

3246 Olentangy River Rd.
Columbus, OH 43202


Varsity Inn OSU South

Varsity Inn OSU South

1445 Olentangy River Rd
Columbus, OH 43212


Click here for details on events held all year at the Ohio Expo Center.