The Columbus, IN Area
Need a clean, cozy, and modern place to spend a night or two in South Central Indiana that just received the 2013 Franchise Inn of the Year Award? Our award-winning hotel is supremely outfitted to accommodate you and your next visit. Situated just off Interstate 65, our hotel offers all you need to make the most of your trip in a city known for its bevy of modern architectural landmarks — from public schools and government buildings to private homes, churches and office buildings. Our 100% non-smoking hotel is nearly equidistant from the cities of Cincinnati, Louisville, and Indianapolis so you’re never far a metropolis. Our huge, spotless guest rooms will ensure you a great night’s sleep, wherever you plan on heading in the morning.
Filled with tons of buildings from some of the world’s most renowned modern architects, Columbus is an unspoiled open-air modern museum. There are few corners in town that don’t have a famous name associated with them so take a tour of the town’s most famous edifices, and then grab a bite at a busy downtown eatery. For music lovers, Bill Monroe’s famed bluegrass lands are a short drive out of town, and for outdoorsy types, the Brown County State Park and Touch the Earth Recreation Centers are just outside the city limits. What’s more, our hotel is smack-dab in the middle of Cincinnati, Louisville, and Indianapolis so there’s something for everyone.
Hotel Services and Amenities
Offering hassle-free travel to Cincinnati, Louisville, and Indianapolis, our two-time award-winning hotel is outfitted with clean, spacious guest accommodations and modern comforts for an excellent visit. After checking in, head upstairs to your room, where a pillow-top mattress, 42” LCD TV with expanded cable, and free Wi-Fi help you settle in. Once you’ve dropped off your bags, head downstairs, grab a snack from the Bright Side® Market, and kick back in the lobby. If you’ve got a routine to follow, break a sweat in the fitness center and cool off in the pristine indoor pool. Before you take off in the morning, don’t forget to fuel up with a free Bright Side Breakfast®, complete with fresh fruit, waffles, muffins, unlimited coffee and juice, and more. Want to socialize? Each Monday through Thursday guests can make new friends and meet the staff with drinks and snacks in our lobby from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Columbus, IN Attractions
A veritable mecca for lovers of modern architecture, Columbus is an unspoiled, authentic open-air museum that is bound to astound architecture nerds and casual appreciators alike. Our hotel, right off Interstate 65, is ideally situated to explore all the area has to offer. Take a guided tour of the city’s 60 famous edifices — from I.M. Pei to Henry Weese and Eero Saarinen, among others. Grab a bite to eat at Jill’s Diner or Shorty’s, both tried and true local establishments, and then perhaps check out some of the natural surroundings a bit further afield. Irwin Gardens and Brown County State Park are both excellent places to take a stroll amongst the native flora and fauna and with just a short drive from our hotel, Louisville, Cincinnati, and Indianapolis provide big city action.