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21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati
Ranked #4 of 50 Hotels in Cincinnati
Certificate of Excellence
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4 reviews
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“Love!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013 via mobile

I have stayed here twice and cannot think of anything negative to stay. This place is fun, fresh, and super clean. I love that they leave personal notes for you in your room. It's a nice touch, and just one of many ways the staff goes above and beyond.

Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

Great customer service meets fabulous art meets comfortable hotel rooms meets "best location" at the 21c Museum Hotel! We had a great stay with a staff that went out of their way to help guests. Staff gave us directions and information about the city several times as we walked just about everywhere. The rooms had everything that you needed for your stay plus a bed full of pillows! Art was everywhere and on every floor of the hotel. The hotel was just a "fun"place to stay! I did not get to check out the spa but will make sure I do when we visit again.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
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1 Thank sbgKentucky
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Cincinnati
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14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

The Service at this hotel is perhaps the best thing about it hands down! Hubby and I booked a room down here via Hotwire while enjoying the taste of Cincinnati and I found that everyone here practically bent over backwards to ensure that my stay was pleasurable. I was impressed that the guys checking us in made a point to remember my name even when I saw them casually in the hallways or lobby and they greeted me accordingly. The 1-block proximity to fountain square was perfect. Location could not have been any better.

The artwork and the museum had some very good pieces and some very *interesting* pieces. The nude kids, women and men were a bit much in the front lobby, *note to self* "Do Not bring the kids here" but other than that I found this place quite nice.

I enjoy the clean ultra-modern decor. The rooms were nicely appointed and reminiscent of something I only wished I could decorate our bedrooms at home with. Bed was comfy, room was very comfortable. I sincerely hope that this hotel does well. I would definitely stay here again!

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars
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Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013 via mobile

The Terrace at 21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati
Stopped in at the Terrace, located rooftop at 21c Museum Hotel in Cincinnati and enjoyed the view and some beverages before dinner. Enjoyed good company and seating area with other patrons. While they are working out a few kinks with service, the service and staff was well above average, and very, very friendly. The Terrace should flourish. If only, it was larger. Capacity is 86 right now. It certainly will be a great venue for small events too. Great decor and use of space. Enjoyed some specialty beverages and snacks...a slightly larger snack menu would be a plus. Right now it is hummus, pretzels and snack type food.

  • Stayed June 2013
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Cincinnati
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100 reviews
21 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

When you first walk in the 21C Museum Hotel, it is clean and refreshing in its décor. Every employee goes out of his/her way to be friendly and helpful. The door is opened by an employee at every entrance. There is gallery space on the first and second floor and artwork throughout the entire hotel. The large plastic penguins are particularly amusing. They add a whimsical touch to the hotel. The rooms are large with special touches, such as bathrobes and very nice bath amenities. This is a wonderful addition to Cincinnati and we will definitely return. I would add that some of the art is not appropriate for children, but that can be avoided by not going to the gallery spaces. The beds are particularly comfortable, with a very soft mattress pad.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013 via mobile

Very cool artsy hotel! Lots of modern art around building and each floor has art. Restaurant is really good and it had a nice workout area downstairs. Rooftop bar is also cool. Staff are very helpful and friendly.

  • Stayed May 2013
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

My husband and I took a weekend trip to Cincinnati over Memorial Day weekend. I found a somewhat new hotel downtown and decided to give it a try. A boutique hotel that has a bit of art in every corner. Starting with check in, the staff was extremely helpful and friendly. The "counter" was actually a glass table with 10,000 small plastic figures holding it up. It reminded me of the genius bar at Apple with just three laptops. All staff that we encountered had a smile and were quick to help. The room was a pleasure with a comfy bed and fine linens. All of the extra touches were welcome and noticed. Comfy robes, nespresso maker, fluffy towels and bath rug, and even a rubber ducky in the shower. The tiles in the bathroom had protuding lips, eyebrows and ears. Every detail had an artistic flair. The roof top bar was also a lovely place to sit on a nice day. There is also a spa within the building that we did not have time to visit. I will on my next trip! We would return in a heartbeat.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
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Property: 21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati
Address: 609 Walnut St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2527
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Location: United States > Ohio > Cincinnati > Central Business District
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Cincinnati
#1 Luxury Hotel in Cincinnati
#2 Romantic Hotel in Cincinnati
#5 Family Hotel in Cincinnati
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — 21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati 4.5*
Number of rooms: 156
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located adjacent to the Lois and Richard Rosenthal Center for Contemporary Art and across the street from the Aronoff Center for the Arts, 21c Cincinnati works to foster the ongoing revival of Downtown Cincinnati and strengthen its role as a cultural destination. Working with the Cincinnati Center City Development Corporation (3CDC), 21c renovated the former Metropole Hotel and embraced the architecture of the historic landmark to create an exciting new space for guests to experience genuine hospitality, view cutting edge contemporary art, and enjoy culinary experiences that celebrates the region's sustainable producers. ... more   less 
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