Located just off US-23, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Marion, OH puts you near the Marion campus of Ohio State University and less than 10 minutes from the city’s historic downtown. At our hotel, you can take the kids clothes shopping at stores like TJ Maxx and then have a delicious family dinner at eateries like Steve’s Dakota Grill. After a day of exploring the Warren G. Harding Home or knocking down the pins at Bluefusion Entertainment, unwind in our indoor pool or choose a riveting read from our Read It & Return Lending LibrarySM. Our rooms are equipped with free Internet access, a microwave and a refrigerator, so you can enjoy in-room snacks and entertainment. Wake up in the morning to waffles and steaming coffee at our complimentary, hot breakfast.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
Our fireplace lobby is an ideal spot to curl up with an exciting novel. When you’re ready to unwind, head for the fitness center or plunge into the pool. Our amenities and services include:
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Our Rooms & Suites
Open your laptop and connect with free Internet in one of our spacious rooms or suites. After a good night’s rest on crisp, cool sheets, wake up to a hot morning beverage right in your room. Our room amenities include:
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Where to Eat While You’re Here
Make yourself a warm waffle or select fresh fruit, hard-boiled eggs and yogurt at our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast. For lunch or dinner, let the kids pick a favorite from nearby restaurants like The Warehouse or Perkins.
Things to Do in Marion
Located one hour north of Columbus, Marion is home to the Ohio State University – Marion and the Warren G. Harding Home and Museum. Known as the World’s Popcorn Capital, Marion boasts one of only two popcorn museums in the world. Our hotel sits on the east side of town, a little more than three miles from historic downtown and conveniently close to Marion’s most interesting sites. Don’t miss these attractions:
Harding Home – Listen as enthusiastic staff members regale visitors with stories of our nation’s 29th president, Warren G. Harding. Important historical artifacts and plenty of juicy presidential gossip await you just seven minutes northwest of the hotel.
Wyandot Popcorn Museum – One of only two popcorn museums in the world, Wyandot Popcorn Museum is popping with action less than 10 minutes west of our hotel. Don’t miss the 1948 Auto-Pop Coin Vendor and an array of other popcorn-related antiques.
Bluefusion Entertainment – Pack up the whole family for bowling and plenty of good food at Poppy’s Restaurant, about a mile west on OH-95. Bluefusion also has more than 50 arcade games for kids of all ages.
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Groups & Meetings
For your reception, reunion or business seminar, consider our hotel’s flexible meeting space in Marion, one hour north of Columbus. Guests appreciate easy access to nearby shopping centers, eateries and Marion’s historic downtown, plus clean, modern hotel rooms on site. Our space can accommodate up to 20 of your guests, and we offer free Internet access, coffee and water service, and audiovisual equipment.
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