Planning a Trip to Ohio
Located in the Great Lakes region of the United States, Ohio offers a friendly Midwestern atmosphere. From outdoor activities to cultural attractions, Ohio has something to offer for every interest and budget. With Orbitz.com you can book hotels, flights and tours to destinations around the state.
Ohio has a long coastline on Lake Erie, and many of the state's most popular attractions revolve around the lakeshore. From the beaches of Avon Lake to Sandusky Bay, you can enjoy swimming, sunbathing, boating and camping. If history is your thing, Ohio's Amish Country offers everything from buggy rides to traditional farms.
Ohio Vacation Packages
Budget Sandusky hotel near theme parks offers value and convenienceEnjoy an affordable stay near Sandusky's most exciting theme parks at the AAA-approved Knights Inn Sandusky, just off US-6. Each guest room features free Wi-Fi access, a microwave and refrigerator, and a... More
The Dayton Grand Hotel in Downtown Dayton, a full service historic hotel restored to its grand presence, is just one block from the Schuster Performing Arts Center and minutes away from Dayton's finest recreational and entertainment areas.The Dayton Grand hotel is located... More
Hotel across from Progressive Field is home run for baseball fans The Hilton Garden Inn Cleveland Downtown is located across the street from Progressive Field where the Cleveland Indians play. It is the perfect home base for guests in town to catch a ball game or two.... More
Travel with Fido to this amenity-rich airport hotel in Columbus The Best Western Port Columbus is just off the interstate, near Port Columbus International Airport. The pet-friendly hotel provides many free amenities, including shuttles to the airport and the local... More
Spacious apartment-style suites in downtown Cincinnati At Garfield Suites Hotel, in the heart of downtown Cincinnati, all accommodations are suites -- multiroom apartments that are more like a condominium than a traditional hotel room. Guests can expect many of the usual... More
Value priced Sandusky hotel with free breakfast, free Wi-Fi and poolLess than a block from Sandusky's popular theme attraction Ghostly Manor Thrill Center and a few minutes' drive to Castaway Bay, La Quinta Inn Sandusky offers both affordability and convenience. Awaken to... More
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Marriott is setting a new standard for luxury hotels in Dayton, Ohio. You'll enjoy a relaxed suburban setting only moments from downtown attractions and major corporate and government facilities. All 399 guestrooms, including 120 Concierge level rooms and 9 suites, are... More
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Valet parking for 1 car and high speed internet
The elegant Historic landmark building features a Grand Arcade Atrium and is located in the heart of the business and entertainment district. Guests enjoy convenient access to public transportation systems, including the new Health Line, which connects the medical and... More
Close to nearly everything, this Wyndham Columbus North hotel makes your stay in Columbus comfortable and easy, just off Interstate 71 and convenient to Interstate 270, the Port Columbus International Airport, the Ohio State Fairgrounds and Ohio State University. Enjoy... More
21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati is a combination boutique hotel, contemporary art museum, and cutting edge restaurant modeled after the award-winning 21c Museum Hotel in Louisville, KY. Building on its mission of engaging the public with contemporary art and supporting the... More
|Newark||Columbus||Sat, Dec 14 - Tue, Dec 17||$161|
|New York||Cleveland||Thu, Jan 9 - Fri, Jan 10||$149|
|Denver||Cincinnati||Wed, Jan 15 - Thu, Jan 23||$158|
|Atlanta||Dayton||Tue, Jan 21 - Sat, Jan 25||$174|
|New York||Canton||Tue, Dec 31 - Wed, Jan 1||$166|
|Minneapolis||Toledo||Tue, Jan 28 - Fri, Jan 31||$452|
Best time to take a vacation to Ohio
The best time to visit Ohio is during the early fall, when days are sunny and temperatures range from 60F to 70F. If you're visiting to see the changing colors, book your flights on Orbitz.com for the month of September. Summers are hot throughout most of the state, and most days get up to 85F or 90F. In general, temperatures are higher in the southern part of Ohio and more humid on the Lake Erie shoreline. Ohio experiences cold winters, and temperatures often dip below freezing. The northern part of the state also gets lake-effect snowstorms during December, January and February.
Insider tips for Ohio travel
Both Ohio and Michigan residents drive for hours to reach Cedar Point, an amusement park that's located in Sandusky.
Ohio State University Football
If you're interested in sports, be sure to catch one of the exciting football games at Ohio State University in Columbus.
Located on popular South Bass Island, Put-in-Bay offers charming buildings and a quiet, relaxed atmosphere.
Carnivore Conservation Center
Dedicated to the breeding of animals like cheetahs, the conservation center is located near Cambridge and is open to the public.
At this unique family attraction, you can dig for fossils in the rock piles that come from a quarry down the road.
Zoombezi Bay Waterpark
The water park at the Columbus Zoo has rides to keep the whole family cool on hot summer days.
Toledo Museum of Art's Glass Pavilion
Try your hand at blowing glass in Toledo at the Glass Pavilion. After you're done, check out glass art from around the world.
Covered Bridge Festival
Head to Ashtabula County for this unique festival, which is held during the fall color season in early October each year.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
If you're in Cleveland, check out the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to see equipment and exhibits about some of the world's greatest musicians.
North Bass Island
Outdoor lovers will be delighted by a kayaking trip around sparsely populated North bass Island, off the Ohio coast in Lake Erie.
Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve
Strap on your hiking boots and explore the preserve, which is located by Yellow Springs.
Go spelunking in the Seneca Caverns near Bellevue and check out the subterranean river.
Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure
Bikers will love this weeklong tour, which happens each month during June.
Cuyahoga Valley National Park
If you want to escape the city life while you're in Cleveland, head to the park for a walk through the woods.
Kalahari Indoor Water Park
Enjoy water slides and wave pools year round at this indoor water park, which is open 12 months a year in Sandusky.