Columbus, OH (PRWEB) May 15, 2014
Families coming to Columbus, Ohio for a summer getaway can learn the wonders of the animal kingdom, explore more than 300 interactive science exhibits, experience an 1860’s Ohio village and more with nearby accommodations at the all-new Crowne Plaza Columbus North – Worthington Hotel.
Guests at the all-new Crowne Plaza Columbus North - Worthington Hotel are just minutes from COSI (the Columbus Center of Science and Industry), one of the nation’s largest, modern-built science centers. Here, children participate in interactive exhibits on energy and the environment, technology and innovation, health and medicine. In 2008, it was named America’s #1 science center for families by Parent Magazine.
At the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, voted the number one zoo in America in 2009 by the USA Travel Guide, families wind through eight regions of the world for an up-close look at more than 10,000 animals representing over 575 species from around the globe. At the Aquarium, families encounter playful penguins, lively flamingos, magnificent West Indian manatees, tropical fish and sharks. The Zoo complex also includes the 22-acre Zoombezi Bay water park and the 18-hole Safari Golf Course.
Other suggested stops include the Columbus Museum of Art, the Ohio History Center with its historic Ohio Village, the historic Kelton House Museum & Garden and the Ohio Art Council’s Riffe Gallery, just to name a few.
Ideal for traveling families, the recently renovated Crowne Plaza Columbus North - Worthington offers the convenience of 50 connecting guestrooms. Moreover, 56 of its all-new guestrooms and suites are furnished with sofa beds. The property also houses 26 guestrooms on its Executive Club levels, designated as a Quite Zone floor where housekeeping and engineering services are limited from 9 p.m. - 10 a.m.
Besides its proximity to Columbus museums and attractions, the hotel is minutes from shopping at the Easton Town Center, Tuttle Mall and Polaris Fashion Place. It also is nearby The Ohio State University and the Ohio State Expo Center, home of the Ohio State Fair.
Amenities at the all-new Crowne Plaza Columbus North - Worthington Hotel include the Christino’s three-meal restaurant, indoor and outdoor pools, high-speed wireless Internet access throughout the property, same-day dry cleaning a 24-hour full fitness center, 24-hour business center and a lobby lounge.
Located at 6500 Doubletree Avenue, the property is just 11 miles from downtown Columbus. For more information, visit http://www.crowneplaza.com/columbusnorth or call 614-885-1885.