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Located in Downtown Columbus within a short walk of COSI, Residence Inn by Marriott Columbus Downtown is within a mile (2 km) of other popular sights such as Columbus Museum of Art. This 3-star aparthotel welcomes guests with 284 rooms and conveniences like free in-room WiFi, a fitness center, and a 24-hour business center. Located in central Columbus, the aparthotel is also near Ohio State University and Ohio Stadium.


Start your day off right with a free hot/cold buffet breakfast offered each morning. Unwind at the end of the day with a drink at the bar/lounge, or chat with other guests at the free manager's reception.


All 284 individually furnished apartments feature kitchens and space to spread out with sitting areas. Guests can expect 32-inch flat-screen TVs with cable channels and pay movies, along with free WiFi and wired Internet. Pillowtop beds sport premium bedding and bathrooms offer hair dryers. Sofa beds, coffee makers, and ironing boards are also standard.

Property features

At Residence Inn by Marriott Columbus Downtown, guests have access to a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and 2 meeting rooms. Valet parking is offered for USD 20 per day. The 24-hour front desk has staff standing by to help with dry cleaning/laundry and securing valuables. Additional amenities include conference space, a 24-hour business center, and coffee/tea in a common area.


  • Walking distance to COSI
  • Free hot/cold buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Bar/lounge

Residence Inn by Marriott Columbus Downtown

36 E Gay St Columbus OH 43215

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception on select days. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 3-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 1003 square feet (93 square meters) include conference space. This business-friendly aparthotel also offers a fitness center, gift shops/newsstands, and coffee/tea in a common area. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Residence Inn by Marriott Columbus Downtown is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of floors - 12 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Express check-in 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Total number of rooms - 284 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free reception 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1003 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 93 
  • Free grocery shopping service 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Conference space 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Smoke-free property 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Residence Inn by Marriott Columbus Downtown offers 284 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. These individually furnished accommodations have separate sitting areas and include double sofa beds and desks. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. Accommodations at this 3-star aparthotel have kitchens with full-sized refrigerators/freezers, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Separate sitting area 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Cable TV service 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchen 
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer 
  • Microwave 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Sofa bed size 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Stovetop 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Dishwasher 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast each morning. The aparthotel offers a complimentary manager's reception on select days.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the aparthotel include a fitness center.


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 75 per accommodation, per stay
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 20 per day
  • Pet fee: USD 75 per accommodation, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Residence Inn Marriott Columbus Downtown
  • Residence Inn Marriott Hotel Columbus Downtown
  • Residence Inn Marriott Columbus Downtown Aparthotel

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

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