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.
Over 500 Pieces on Display
Hotel features two art programmes (one of which is from the Owner's private collection) and over 500 total pieces are on display in the hotel. Additionally, Pizzuti Collection serves as Unlock Art Partner.
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.
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.
The Private Art Collection of Ron and Ann Piz
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.
Soul at The Joseph is an urbane, curated café bar and lounge experience positioned in the heart of the chic Short North Arts District. Soul offers an unparalleled list of unique craft spirits, boutique wines and an innovative cocktail menu. A vibrant illy coffee bar by morning and a creative craft cocktail and wine bar by night, Soul at the Joseph has the perfect beverage for any time of day to accompany the dish of your choosing. Soul at the Joseph offers contemporary and inspired dishes that reflect our European heritage coupled with ingredients sourced from local farms. Enjoy a meal at the 12 seat bar or at one of the communal tables in the Hub or imbibe with a cocktail while exploring one of the top 200 art collections in the world.Learn More
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.
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.
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.
Make a Green Choice
Going green offers rewards for you, the environment, and our community. Make a green choice provides you with the opportunity to decline housekeeping during your stay and be rewarded for your environmental efforts.
Choose your reward:
- 500 bonus starpoints®
- $5 voucher for participating food and beverage outlets
For more information or to opt into the program, contact front desk agents upon arrival.
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.
Check-in: 3:00 pm
Check-out: 12:00 pm
Smoke Free Property
Dogs are permitted. Form must be completed at check-in.
Maximum pet weight: 100lbs
Joseph Garage .1 Miles
Accepts: Cash,Credit Cards
Contactless mobile payments
Property has elevators
Languages spoken by staff:
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
Property has elevators
Service Animals are Welcome
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
Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand
Bathtub Grab Rails
Close Caption TV
Flashing Door Knockers
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
Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled
Carbon Footprint : 22.69 kg per room night
Water Footprint : 610 liters per room night
Electric car charging