Venue and Accomodations

Midwest UX 2012 will take place in the Center of Science and Industry ( COSI), situated just west of downtown Columbus, Ohio.

333 West Broad Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215

Where to Stay

Columbus has some great hotels from charming to posh at a range of prices and amenities. We have negotiated a special rates at several hotels  listed below.  Attendees must identify themselves as a member of "Midwest UX Conference" block.

Holiday Inn Columbus Downtown
Holiday Inn Columbus Downtown

Holiday Inn Hotel Columbus Downtown – Capitol Square

Info about this hotel
175 East Town Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-221-3281

Book now:
www.holidayinn.com/cmh-cityctr  

Don't delay, book now to get the best rates Situated in the heart of Columbus, Ohio, this hotel's location is close to everything! The Holiday Inn Hotel Columbus Downtown - Capitol Square not only provides an excellent location but also wonderful features like on-site parking with in-and-out privileges and a complimentary airport shuttle.


Corporate guests prefer staying with us since we offer free Wi-Fi access, a Business Center and meeting facilities that can accommodate up to 300 people. We're close to I-70, I-71 and I-670, too, which makes it convenient to travel around downtown Columbus, OH. The hotel's property is also a quick commute from AEP, Ohio's Center of Science & Industry ( COSI), Nationwide Children's Hospital and Grant Medical Center.

The Westin Columbus
The Westin Columbus

The Westin Downtown

Info about this hotel
310 South High Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-228-3800

Book now:
http://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/MidwestUX

Don't delay, book now for our best rates (park with us for $20 per night)   The Westin Columbus Hotel is ideally situated in the heart of the Downtown Columbus business district.  This AAA Four Diamond award-winning Westin hotel in Columbus, Ohio is within walking distance of the Greater Columbus Convention Center, and some of the city's finest shopping and attractions, including the State Capitol, Nationwide Arena, Huntington Park, Arena District, Scioto Mile, Columbus Commons, Brewery District, German Village, Ohio's Center of Science & Industry ( COSI), and the Short North Area.

Known as The Great Southern Hotel since its grand beginnings in 1897, the city's most-renowned hotel has offered guests the utmost in gracious service and luxurious surroundings. A historic landmark elegantly styled for the 21st-century traveler.

Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel
Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel

Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel

Info about this hotel
50 North 3rd Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-228-5050

Book now:
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/cmhbr-renaissance-columbus-downtown-hotel/

Don't delay, book now for the best rates (park with us for $25 per night) Fresh from a dramatic $16 million renovation, this stylish Columbus hotel is located near Nationwide Arena, COSI, and the Convention Center, as well as popular museums, theaters and attractions. Luxurious rooms with upscale amenities welcome guests at this convenient hotel in downtown Columbus, Ohio.

Enjoy hotel dining at Latitude 41, serving fresh, natural American cuisine, or a signature cocktail in Bar 41's vibrant atmosphere. A seasonal rooftop pool showcasing stunning views of downtown is unlike any other Columbus hotel. Additionally, stylishly renovated and innovative indoor and outdoor event facilities provide the perfect backdrop for business meetings and social gatherings.

A masterpiece of design, dazzling with contemporary flair and colored with local flavor, this hotel in downtown Columbus, Ohio represents the spirit of the state's capital city in the heart of it all. Experience the joy of discovery at the Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel.

 

Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square
Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square

Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square

Info about this hotel
75 E. State Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 1-614-365-4500

Book now:
http://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/midwestux2012

Don't delay, book now for our best rates (park with us for $23 per night) We look forward to welcoming you to the Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square. Conveniently located across the street from the Ohio Statehouse, we’re close to all the downtown attractions. The Theatre and Arena Districts are within walking distance, as is the German Village neighborhood. And Ohio State University is just 3 miles to the north.

When it’s time for a good night’s sleep, relax completely on the Sheraton Sweet Sleeper Bed in one of our 400 guest rooms and suites. You’ll feel right at home with convenient amenities like wireless High Speed Internet Access, an LCD Flat Screen Television with cable channels, and Shine Spa for Sheraton bath products.

Our variety of restaurants and bars is certain to satisfy any palate. Enjoy creative American meals at The Plaza Restaurant, and a large selection of drinks at its wine bar and lounge. And spare a couple of minutes in the morning to pick up a latte and breakfast at the Capital Square Coffee Cart.

Any business meeting or social event can be staged in style at the Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square. Our boardrooms and ballrooms total 16,500 square feet and feature wireless High Speed Internet Access and state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment. We also have a 24-hour business center to help you prepare a presentation or get work done while you’re out of the office.

How to Get Here 

Some hotels offer complimentary shuttle service from the airport if you are their guest. Please check with your hotel ahead of time to confirm that this service is available.

From Port Columbus International  (CMH), there are several options:

Taxis

You'll find taxis available on demand (no reservation required) in the ground transportation area of the terminal on a 24-hour basis.

Estimated taxi fare to Downtown Columbus (approximate): $24 - $30 USD

Car Rentals (from Airport)

Featuring eight on-site car rental agencies, Port Columbus gives you the selection you want with the convenience you need. And with check-in counters on the ground floor of the parking garage, you won't have to brave the elements to pick up your car.

Alamo800-GO-ALAMO
Avis800-331-1212
Budget800-527-0700
Dollar800-800-4000
Enterprise800-325-8007
Hertz800-654-3131
National800-CAR-RENT
Thrifty800-367-2277

Shuttle Services (from Airport)

The downtown shuttle from Port Columbus can be of great service. It doesn't matter if you call ahead or just walk right up, with shuttles operating every 20 minutes you can be in the heart of the city in no time.

Arch Transportation614-252-2277
Super Shuttle614-252-5555
Urban Express Transportation614-253-7000

Questions? Talk to us. info(at)midwestuxconference.com