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The Guild Downtown | Current
3.5 out of 5
120 E Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $141 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.3/5Excellent! (353 reviews)

"I have stayed at the Guild for the last three years at least three times in the fall. It is in a great location, price is much better than a hotel room and for a family it is very roomy. Walking distance to restaurants, football and baseball stadium, river front and downtown."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 2, 2020

The Guild Downtown | Current
Residence Inn by Marriott Cincinnati Downtown/The Phelps
3.5 out of 5
506 East 4th Street, Cincinnati, OH
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $150 per night from Dec 20 to Dec 21
4.8/5Exceptional! (408 reviews)

"The park across the street was great for my dog. Staff was incredibly friendly and accommodating!"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 27, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott Cincinnati Downtown/The Phelps
1 BR & 2 BR Apt in Central Business District by Frontdesk
3 out of 5
309 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH
Free cancellation
The price is CA $72 per night from Dec 15 to Dec 16
4.8/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Loved it

"Amazing place to stay. Great location, nice apartment, friendly staff at the front desk and parking garage. Will stay here again if back in Cincinnati"…"

Reviewed on Dec. 2, 2020

1 BR & 2 BR Apt in Central Business District by Frontdesk
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Symphony Hotel & Restaurant
3.5 out of 5
210 W 14th St, Cincinnati, OH
The price is CA $192 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.6/5Exceptional! (264 reviews)

"Excellent, personalized service in a boutique hotel. Each room is unique and the details are perfect. Our host found out it was our anniversary and showed up an hour later with a heart shaped cake, fresh baked! Amazing stay, we will be back!"…"

Reviewed on Jun. 23, 2020

Symphony Hotel & Restaurant
Downtown-10 Stories of Luxury Living.indoor Pool&hot Tub,rooftop,panoramic Views
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Great apartment with a perfect location and amenities!

"My husband and I could not have picked a more perfect place to stay while visiting downtown Cinci! The owners were so welcoming and gave us a tour of the apartment and building. The apartment itself was perfect for us as a couple-clean and quiet. The building amenities were awesome - the roof lounge ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 16, 2020

Downtown-10 Stories of Luxury Living.indoor Pool&hot Tub,rooftop,panoramic Views
Renaissance Cincinnati Downtown Hotel
4 out of 5
36 East Fourth Street, Cincinnati, OH
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $141 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
4.6/5Wonderful! (857 reviews)

"Perfect stay downtown! Great location and nice and clean rooms."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 2, 2020

Renaissance Cincinnati Downtown Hotel
AC Hotel by Marriott Cincinnati at The Banks
3.5 out of 5
135 Joe Nuxhall Way, Cincinnati, OH
Free cancellation
The price is CA $162 per night from Jan 1 to Jan 2
4.6/5Exceptional! (393 reviews)

"Prompt staff. Clean. Great view and location. The only overnight parking in immediate area is valet at $32/night."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 8, 2020

AC Hotel by Marriott Cincinnati at The Banks
Centrally located 1 BR Loft by Frontdesk
3 out of 5
325 East 8th Street, Cincinnati, OH
The price is CA $72 per night from Dec 27 to Dec 28
4/5Very Good! (1 review)

"Frontdesk communication was great. After the free parking validation tickets ran out we did end up having to pay for parking which wasn’t ideal but Great stay overall !"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 21, 2020

Centrally located 1 BR Loft by Frontdesk
Historic OTR on Main Street, Central to all and Free Parking
The price is CA $187 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.9/5Exceptional! (15 reviews)
Over the Rhine gem

"Amazing place for visiting OTR. We loved the apartments decor! Every corner had something neat to look at. The beds were comfy. We had everything we needed to rest ourselves, and relax on a covid Halloween night in the city. We would highly recommend this place!"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 16, 2020

Historic OTR on Main Street, Central to all and Free Parking
The Westin Cincinnati
4 out of 5
21 E 5th St, Cincinnati, OH
Free cancellation
The price is CA $126 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
4.2/5Excellent! (941 reviews)

"I liked that Dunkin donuts and Starbucks was located in an atrium connected to the lobby. I did not like that everytime I had to use my car I had to check in and out of parking facility next door. Quite costly!!!"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 24, 2020

The Westin Cincinnati
The Lytle Park Hotel, Autograph Collection
4.5 out of 5
311 PIKE ST, Cincinnati, OH
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $255 per night from Dec 18 to Dec 19
4.9/5Exceptional! (16 reviews)

"Personal touch to everything they did. Everything handled by the hotel was done perfect"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 24, 2020

The Lytle Park Hotel, Autograph Collection
Homewood Suites by Hilton Cincinnati-Downtown
3 out of 5
617 Vine Street, Suite B, Cincinnati, OH
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $142 per night from Dec 8 to Dec 9
4.3/5Excellent! (431 reviews)
good spot

"good spot - a bit pricey for the amount of room you got"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 25, 2020

Homewood Suites by Hilton Cincinnati-Downtown
Hampton Inn & Suites Cincinnati-Downtown
2.5 out of 5
617 Vine Street, Suite A, Cincinnati, OH
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $131 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8
4.4/5Excellent! (739 reviews)

"The staff was wonderful and the hotel was very clean. However, parking was so expensive and there were other hotel visitors shouting in the hallway late at night."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 28, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Cincinnati-Downtown
21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati - Mgallery
4.5 out of 5
609 Walnut St, Cincinnati, OH
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $231 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.6/5Exceptional! (977 reviews)

"The service was above and beyond! The staff was very happy to help and very friendly. The women at the front-desk was extremely helpful and sweet and let us know to check out the art on every floor and gave us a brilliant idea of going on the elevator and stopping at every floor. We did this the ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 13, 2020

21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati - Mgallery
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Cincinnati Downtown
3 out of 5
701 Broadway Street, Cincinnati, OH
The price is CA $103 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.4/5Wonderful! (192 reviews)

"The room was very nice but Didn’t like that I had to pay for parking."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 23, 2020

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Cincinnati Downtown
The Cincinnatian Hotel Curio Collection by Hilton
4 out of 5
601 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $136 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
3.9/5Good! (985 reviews)

"Restaurant was closed Great location for downtown Very nice room"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 18, 2020

The Cincinnatian Hotel Curio Collection by Hilton
Hyatt Regency Cincinnati
4 out of 5
151 West Fifth Street, Cincinnati, OH
Free cancellation
The price is CA $113 per night from Jan 1 to Jan 2
4.4/5Excellent! (1,001 reviews)

"Great place to stay however heated pool isn’t as heated as I thought or as clean, but the room was great!"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 19, 2020

Hyatt Regency Cincinnati
Kinley, Cincinnati Downtown, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
2.5 out of 5
37 WEST 7TH STREET, Cincinnati, OH
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $130 per night from Dec 24 to Dec 25
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)

"This property was in excellent condition and astetically pleasing. The room was beautiful and smartly designed. The shower was hugh with great water pressure. I was also impressed by the high quality of the complementary toiletries! With all that said it was the staff I was most impressed by. Kaylie ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 1, 2020

Kinley, Cincinnati Downtown, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza
4 out of 5
35 W 5th St, Cincinnati, OH
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $119 per night from Dec 27 to Dec 28
4.1/5Very Good! (951 reviews)

"Beautiful hotel! Reminds me of 1920's very elegant"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 8, 2020

Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza
The Guild Downtown  | Vine St
2.5 out of 5
642 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $128 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
4.8/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Best stay

"The guild downtown Cincinnati Ohio was the best hotel I have ever stayed in they have the best service if anything was wrong you give them a call or a text message and it was there to help you with then less than five minutes. The kitchen was stock with every kitchen utensil that you will ever need ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 19, 2020

The Guild Downtown | Vine St
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Visiting Downtown Cincinnati in Cincinnati

Travelers love the Downtown Cincinnati neighborhood for its ample dining options, sporting events, and great live music scene. Here you'll find plenty to visit, including Fountain Square, Carew Tower, and National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. When you want to kick up your feet after a day of exploring the sights, you can choose from 18 hotels and other accommodations and in Downtown Cincinnati.

Staying in Cincinnati's Downtown Cincinnati Neighborhood

You’ll find lots of hotels and other lodging options in Downtown Cincinnati, and our guests note these as some of their favorite places to stay:

  • Residence Inn by Marriott Cincinnati Downtown/The Phelps: 3.5-star aparthotel with free breakfast, a restaurant, and a fitness center, 9-minute walk from Great American Ball Park. Our guests enjoy the aparthotel's spacious rooms and helpful staff.
  • AC Hotel Cincinnati at The Banks: 3.5-star hotel with a restaurant, a fitness center, and 2 bars, steps from Great American Ball Park. Expedia travelers like this hotel's comfortable beds and central location.
  • 21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati: 4.5-star hotel with a full-service spa, a restaurant, and a 24-hour fitness center, steps from Fountain Square. Our guests rate this hotel highly for its comfortable rooms and central location.

Downtown Cincinnati may not have the accommodation you're looking for, but you might consider venturing to a nearby Cincinnati neighborhood for a place to stay. Guests like the Over-the-Rhine neighborhood for its restaurants. Here is what our guests consider the top hotel in the neighborhood:

  • Symphony Hotel & Restaurant: 3.5-star hotel featuring free breakfast, a restaurant, and bar. Our guests enjoy the hotel's comfortable rooms and breakfast.

Sightseeing Around Downtown Cincinnati in Cincinnati

Fountain Square, Carew Tower, and Cincinnati Masonic Center are some of the notable landmarks to see while you're in Downtown Cincinnati. National Underground Railroad Freedom Center and Great American Ball Park are some other sights worth a stop when you're in the neighborhood.

Over-the-Rhine is a nearby neighborhood with attractions like Findlay Market, Ul-Ashab Mosque, and Cincinnati Music Hall. Other places worth visiting include Washington Park, School for Creative and Performing Arts, and Ensemble Theatre.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like in Downtown Cincinnati?
Travelers love the Downtown Cincinnati neighborhood for its array of dining options, sporting events, and great live music scene. Experience the best of Downtown Cincinnati with a visit to Paul Brown Stadium, Great American Ball Park, and Jack Cincinnati Casino.
Where is the best hotel for a stay in Downtown Cincinnati?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, The Lytle Park Hotel, Autograph Collection is the highest ranked property in Downtown Cincinnati. This 4.5-star hotel offers 2 restaurants and 2 bars. It is located a short 10-minute walk from Great American Ball Park. Other top choices in the neighborhood include Residence Inn by Marriott Cincinnati Downtown/The Phelps and Renaissance Cincinnati Downtown Hotel.
How many hotels can I expect to find in Downtown Cincinnati?
If you’re searching for places to stay in Cincinnati, Expedia has something to meet your needs with 84 Downtown Cincinnati hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Downtown Cincinnati, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best deals available in Downtown Cincinnati.
What are the top things to see and do in Downtown Cincinnati?
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame and Museum, and Taft Museum of Art feature captivating exhibits to peruse while you’re checking out Downtown Cincinnati. Paul Brown Stadium and Great American Ball Park are also a couple of places to visit in the neighborhood. Don’t miss favorite places to visit in the surrounding area, such as Jack Cincinnati Casino, Fountain Square, and Taft Theatre. Newport Aquarium and U.S. Bank Arena are also worth a visit when you’re out sightseeing in Cincinnati.

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