FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions

How close are you to a major airport?

The Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center is located just 20 minutes from John Glenn Columbus International Airport. Please contact the Front Desk for information on airport shuttles and transfers for your convenience.

Do you charge for parking?

No. Parking is always complimentary at the Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center.

Is the center restricted for the use of Nationwide Insurance employees?

The Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center is available to anyone wishing to use our unique venue for day meetings, conferences, events, weddings, accommodations and dining. We are proudly owned and utilized by Columbus-based Nationwide Insurance, but we are open to the public.

Are the hotel rooms available for non-group use?

Absolutely! Our onsite boutique hotel offers 193 luxurious guest rooms and suites, which are available to anyone needing overnight accommodations in the area. Please visit our reservations page for availability and special package options.

May I hold my wedding or special event at the Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center?

We would be honored to make your special event unforgettable! Please visit our special events page to learn more about our unique wedding and event venue and extraordinary services. Please contact our Sales Department for a personalized tour at 614.880.4300.

What if someone in my group has special dietary requirements?

We would be delighted to create a custom menu that meets the needs of every guest. The Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center is highly regarded for our culinary offerings, always made fresh daily by our extraordinary staff under the direction of our award-winning chefs. Just advise your Conference or Events Planner of any special requirements and we’ll take care of the rest.

Do you offer theme events?

If you can dream it, we can do it. Our talented team of event professionals can transform any area inside or out to create an unforgettable themed affair. We have hosted everything from Pig Roasts and Mardi Gras parties to tailgate parties and A Night in Paris. If you need a few ideas, just ask!

Do you offer transportation services?

We offer both group and airport shuttle transportation. Please contact the Front Desk for information on group and airport shuttles for your convenience.

What is the “conference center difference”?

The Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center is an IACC (International Association of Conference Centers) certified conference facility, which means we meet the highest standards set by meeting planners nationwide. With state-of-the-art meeting rooms, luxurious on-site accommodations, award-winning dining, all-inclusive pricing and unrivaled customer service, we offer an experience like no other event or meeting venue can.

Do you have an area for teambuilding?

We have several! Our expansive outdoor space, swimming pool and courtyards provide the ideal background for your event. We can also arrange low ropes experiential training or a golf outing to any one of several local championship courses.