Welcome to Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph

Savor luxury at our Short North Arts District boutique hotel

Welcome to your newest adventure at Le Meridien Columbus, The Joseph in Columbus, Ohio. Part of the thriving Short North Arts District, our boutique hotel is steps from High Street's acclaimed restaurants, shops and galleries. Within a mile of our hotel, reach storied attractions like Italian Village, North Market, Greater Columbus Convention Center, Nationwide Arena and the downtown core. During your stay, dine on seasonal, farm-to-table fare at The Guild House and end the night with Soul at the Joseph's innovative cocktails. Schedule pampering at our personalized spa suites or make your heart race in our 24-hour gym. To host a Short North event, the hotel offers four event rooms with planning and catering services. Spend your Columbus trip in a sophisticated room or suite, featuring handcrafted furnishings, floor-to-ceiling windows and thoughtful amenities like high-speed Wi-Fi, LCD TVs, a mini-bar and room service. Unlock the excitement of the Short North Arts District at Le Meridien Columbus, The Joseph.

Soul at the Joseph
Join us for live music on Thursday nights at our on-property bar, Soul at the Joseph. For more information, please call or visit the front desk.
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Rooms and Suites

Take a Virtual Tour

You can virtually explore our hotel and experience full 360-degree views of our property features, guestrooms, event space, and spa suites.

Short North Arts District

Unlock Art

Le Méridien Offers Complimentary Access To Celebrated Galleries And Institutions For The Culturally Curious Traveler. Through the Unlock Art™ programme Le Méridien partners with cultural centres around the world to offer guests local, inspiring experiences, simply by presenting the Unlock Art™ room key.

Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph has partnered with the Pizzuti Collection of the Columbus Museum of Art and guests can gain access free of charge by presenting their artist designed key card.

Art Programmes

Joseph Editions, Ohio Portfolio

The Joseph Editions, Ohio Portfolio features limited edition master printed originals created by 15 contemporary artists, each with an Ohio connection. The Ohio Portfolio is currently on view in the guestrooms of Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph hotel and all pieces are available for purchase.

Event Space Corridor

Private Art Collection of Ron and Ann Pizzuti

The hotel features dramatic pieces on loan from the private art collection of Ron and Ann Pizzuti. These pieces are on view throughout the bar and reception areas and include international artists such as KAWS, Rob Wynne, Nari Ward and Fred Wilson.

Art & Soul

Coined as the "Art and Soul of Columbus," Short North Arts District is the place to be. Discover all that the area has to offer from the steps of our hotel.


Spa Suites

Our hotel features unique and luxurious Spa Suites that offer private spa treatments in a personal setting.

Ultimate Relaxation

Our suites feature custom stone and marble décor and rain showers all tucked into a suite-sized room with adjacent relaxation lounge areas.

Spa Suite Treatment and Relaxation Room

Commitment to Clean

As we welcome you back to our hotels around the world, we are committed to providing you with a safe environment that aligns with expert protocols for working to defeat COVID-19. Click to see updates and learn more about what to expect at our hotel.



Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph

620 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio, USA, 43215

Tel: +1 614-227-0100
Distance from Property: 8 Miles
Phone Number: +1 614-239-4000
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Bus Station

Central Ohio Transit Authority - Spring Street Terminal

Pet Policy

Le Méridien's signature pet care program ensures that your furry friends are catered to on their escape just as much as you. Your pampered pooch will enjoy a dog bed, food and water bowls and a special floor mat, while owners will receive clean-up supplies and their own welcome kit. If you need assistance locating groomers, dog parks, or pet supply stores, simply ask our concierge and they would be pleased to help you. We're confident that you and your pet will revel in the convenience of our special pet amenities.

Pets must be 40 lbs or under. Dog bed, food and water bowls, and a dog-in-room sign provided.


Our History

Experience a mix of contemporary culture rooted in European heritage Our artistically inspired boutique hotels invite you to discover the destination and absorb the local culture of your surroundings.

Our artistically inspired boutique hotels invite you to discover the destination and absorb the local culture of your surroundings. Celebrate the beauty of art, carefully crafted cuisine, and connect with the community while you call our sophisticated accommodations home.

The le méridien brand was established in paris in 1972 and was welcomed into the starwood portfolio in 2005. Our brand is unique among hotels for our dedication to establishing a one-of-a-kind guest experience through our signature le méridien initiatives, including our dining and artistic partnerships.

Bike Programme

Explore Columbus by bike with our complimentary bike rental programme. Discover the short north arts district and the other vibrant neighbourhoods within columbus on the saddle of a linus bike. Interested in taking a self-guided art tour by bike? Discover the city of columbus’ columbus art rides. Bikes can be obtained at the front desk and are provided on a first come, first served basis.

Le Méridien Hub

Dialogue, contemplation and interaction are encouraged through distinctive seating arrangements. You will enjoy local culinary offerings and experiences inspired by a coffeehouse environment by day and a wine-inspired setting by night. Le Méridien Hub reflects the brand's creative spirit, through coffeehouse, travel, and art-inspired styling elements. A curated library of books with topics that appeal to the creative guest, and reflect the local culture to also spark conversations.

Savor The Good Life

Explore unique programs inspired by the brand’s European heritage. Born in a glamorous era of travel, Le Méridien believes everyone should explore the world in style.


Le Méridien Hub

A modern reinterpretation of the traditional hotel lobby, Le Méridien Hub offers an array of opportunities for guests to gather, connect and simply savor the moment. Learn more about the unique signature food and beverage programs.


Property Details


Fitness Center


Meeting Space

Bicycle Rental

Dry Cleaning Service

Room Service

Wake up Calls

Daily Housekeeping

Turndown Service

Service Request

Check-in: 3:00 pm

Check-out: 12:00 pm

Minimum Age to Check In: 21

Smoke Free Property

Pet Policy

Pets Welcome.

Dogs are permitted. Form must be completed at check-in.

Non-Refundable Pet Fee Per Night: $50

Maximum Pet Weight: 100lbs

Maximum Number of Pets in Room: 2

Off-Site Parking

Joseph Garage .1 Miles

Parking Valet

Daily: $40

Electric Car Charging Station
Policies and Payments

Accepts: Cash, Credit Cards

Contactless mobile payments


Property has elevators

Languages spoken by staff:
English, French, Nepali, Arabic, Romanian

For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +1 614-227-0100

Accessible Hotel Features

Property has elevators

Service Animals are Welcome

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

Entrance to On-Site Business Center is Accessible

Entrance to On-Site Fitness Center is Accessible

Entrance to On-Site Spa is Accessible

Main Entrance is Accessible

Meeting Spaces are Accessible

Room and Suites Access through the Interior Corridor

Guest Room Accessibility

Accessible Vanities

Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand

Bathtub Grab Rails

Bathtub Seat

Closed Caption TV

Deadbolts on Guest Room and Suites Doors

Electronic Room Key

Flashing Door Knockers

Guest Room and Suites Doors Self-Closing

Hearing Accessible Rooms and/or Kits

Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Deadbolts on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Electrical Outlets

Lowered Viewports in Guest Room Doors

Mobility accessible rooms

Non-slip Grab Rails in the Bathroom

Roll-in Shower

Safety Chains and/or Latches on Guest Doors

TTY/TTD Compatible

Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled

Viewports in Guest Room and Suites Doors


Carbon Footprint: 17.42 kg per room night

Water Footprint: 558.46 liters per room night

Environmental Practices

Electric car charging