Booking Your Hotel Room

The housing deadline for the 2022 ICMA Annual Conference has now passed.

Step 1

Register for the 2022 ICMA Annual Conference


Step 2

Book your room by contacting the hotel directly

Existing Reservations

For changes to an existing reservation, or to cancel your reservation, please contact your hotel directly starting Friday, August 26, 2022.

New Reservations

If you need to make a new reservation, please contact official ICMA hotels directly. The ICMA rate will be offered based upon hotel availability, so please mention that you are attending the 2022 ICMA Annual Conference to inquire if the ICMA rate is available. ICMA rates are not guaranteed.

Official ICMA Hotels

Map Code Hotel Phone ICMA Room Rate Distance from Greater Columbus Convention Center Daily parking (Fees and availability are subject to change based on state/local ordinances)
A AC Hotel (614) 227-6100 $189 Single/Double 1 block Valet Only: $33
B Canopy by Hilton Columbus Downtown Short North (614) 223-1400 $209 Single/Double Across the street Valet Only: $33
C Courtyard by Marriott Columbus Downtown (614) 228-3200 $182 Single/Double 3 blocks Valet Only: $30
D Drury Inn & Suites Columbus Convention Center (614) 221-7008 $170 Single/Double Connected Self Only: $18
F Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus Downtown (614) 559-2000 $179 Single/Double Across the street Valet Only: Variable
G Hilton Columbus Downtown (614) 384-8600 $225 Single/Double Connected Self: $33; Valet: $35
H Hyatt Regency Columbus (614) 463-1234 $199 Single/Double Connected Self: $22
I Le Meridien Columbus, The Joseph (614) 227-0100 $244 Single/Double 2 blocks Self: $19; Valet: $46
J Red Roof Inn Columbus (614) 224-6539 $115 Single/Double Across the street Self: Complimentary
K Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel (614) 228-5050 $164 Single/Double 5 blocks Valet: $35
L Residence Inn by Marriott Columbus Downtown (614) 222-2610 $183 Single/Double 5 blocks Valet: $33
M Sonesta Columbus (614) 461-4100 $195 Single/Double Connected Valet: Variable

Hotel Map

All conference hotels are conveniently located either adjacent to or within .5 miles from the Greater Columbus Convention Center (GCCC). Several are within walking distance of the GCCC.

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About Conference Hotels

ICMA’s conference hotel block offers a range of options in terms of proximity, affordability, and style in order to meet a variety of attendee needs and preferences.

Meetings and/or special events may take place at the Hyatt Regency Columbus or at the Hilton Columbus Downtown (both hotels are attached to the GCCC). Consult the final conference program for details.

All hotels are non-smoking. Guest rooms have free Wi-Fi access, coffee makers, hairdryers, and iron/ironing boards.

AC Hotel Columbus Downtown

(614) 227-6100

Rate: $189 single/double

This hotel has a smoke-free policy.

Explore like a local and stay in style at this newly opened hotel! The AC Hotel Columbus Downtown offers a unique combination of quality, timeless European design comfort, and true authenticity. Experience the hotel’s signature rooftop bar, Lumin Sky Bar and Kitchen, specializing in crafted cocktails and Spanish tapas while offering stunning panoramic views of the city skyline. Take your event to new heights in the hotel’s 2,400 sq. ft. of private event space located on the 8th floor; each space featuring floor to ceiling windows, sleek design, and state-of-the-art audio-visual equipment. Enjoy European inspired guest rooms, 24-hour fitness center and complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. The AC Hotel Columbus Downtown is perfectly situated near entertainment: The Arena District, Short North Arts District, Nationwide Arena, Field, the Greater Columbus Convention Center, Express Live concert venue and Huntington Park. Experience all that the city has to offer at the new AC Hotel Columbus Downtown!

Canopy by Hilton Columbus Downtown

(614) 223-1400

Rate: $209 single/double

Hello and welcome to Canopy by Hilton Columbus-Short North, located in the Short North and Arena District areas of Columbus, just steps from the Greater Columbus Convention Center and close to dining, entertainment, and sporting venues. The State of Ohio Statehouse, The Ohio State University and German Village are all within easy reach. Only seven miles from John Glenn International Airport. Grab a complimentary Canopy Bike and start discovering your new favorite places. We’ll introduce you to the neighborhood with a local welcome gift at check-in. At Canopy, we’ve got you!

Courtyard by Marriott Downtown

(614) 228-3200

Rate: $182 single/double

We are in the heart of downtown Columbus, OH within walking distance of many restaurants and the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Also, near other city neighborhoods and landmarks to visit, filling your downtime. The Courtyard by Marriott Columbus Downtown has a unique historical perspective – superb service in an energetic urban setting. our hotel has 150 guest rooms; Courtyard terrace outdoor seating; a Bistro proudly serving Starbucks® and offering breakfast & dinner menu options; indoor pool & whirlpool; 24-hour fitness center; complimentary Wi-Fi access throughout hotel; 24-hour business center with on-site copying & printing services; 24-hour market with varying food, beverage, and amenity options; on-site guest coin-operated laundry facility; and in-and-out valet parking for a fee.

Drury Inn & Suites

(614) 221-7008

Rate: $170 single/double

Guests of Drury Inn & Suites in downtown Columbus have easy access to the Greater Columbus Convention Center through an adjoining walkway. The hotel is close to other downtown attractions like the Short North Arts District and The Ohio State University. Shopping at North Market or catching a game in the Arena district is just a short walk away!

Hampton Inn and Suites

(614) 559-2000

Rate: $179 single/double

The Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus Downtown is located across the street from the Greater Columbus Convention Center in the heart of Columbus between the Short North Arts District and the Arena District. In addition to hundreds of restaurants, bars and galleries, other unique Columbus experiences abound within a few blocks including a walk through Goodale Park to more dining and shopping opportunities at the North Market across the street. Your guest room rate includes complimentary hot breakfast buffet and wireless Internet connection. Splash in the indoor pool or workout in the fitness rooms. Your vehicle will be parked in our secure on-site valet parking.

Hilton Columbus Downtown

(614) 384-8600

Rate: $225 single/double

The Hilton Columbus Downtown hotel offers a contemporary presence in the eclectic urban hub of Columbus, reflecting the spirit and energy of the area. This Columbus, OH hotel is within walking distance to over 300 dining and entertainment venues. Enjoy a stunning art collection, comprised of over 150 original pieces by Central Ohio artists, featured throughout the hotel. The artwork is displayed in function space, guest rooms and public areas of the hotel, sparking the imagination while enhancing a distinctive cultural experience. Enter our main hotel lobby and you will find an atmosphere representative of the Short North Arts District: artsy, fashionable, and beautifully unique. A spiral staircase leads to our atrium level where you will find dining and fitness options. This incredible atrium features a spectacular 15,000 sq. ft. skylight, designed to provide a unique indoor/outdoor experience. The hotel offers both king and two queen-bed guest room accommodations, as well as beautifully appointed suites. Our hotel in Columbus’s leisure amenities include a full-service restaurant — serving breakfast, lunch and dinner — a coffee bar and lobby lounge, Hilton Fitness, and an indoor pool and whirlpool.

Hyatt Regency Columbus

(614) 463-1234

Rate: $199 single/double

Superb downtown location connected to the Greater Columbus Convention Center, 5 blocks from the State Capitol and corporate office plazas, 5 minutes to Ohio State University: 7 miles to Port Columbus International Airport.

Le Meridien Columbus, The Joseph

(614) 227-0100

Rate: $244 single/double

Experience Le Meridien Columbus, The Joseph located on High Street and surrounded by unique dining and shopping. The hotel features 135 chic guestrooms and suites, prepared to give you a one-of-a-kind stay. Indulge with compelling cuisine and craft cocktails at Soul at the Joseph and the Guild House, experience a world-class art partnership at Pizzuti Collection or relax in one of our lavish Spa Suites.

Red Roof Inn Columbus

(614) 224-6539

Rate: $115 single/double

Red Roof Inns is one of the United States largest economy motel chains, with well over 300 inns located throughout North America. Red Roof Inns are conveniently located to attractions, businesses and are accessible from major interstates and highways. In addition, there are several restaurants and activities surrounding this inn to make your stay more enjoyable.

Renaissance Columbus Downtown

(614) 228-5050

Rate: $164 single/double

Relax in over 400 luxurious Columbus hotel rooms with upscale amenities and contemporary styling while enjoying stunning views of downtown. Let the colorful art of local artisans guide you to the rooftop terrace for relaxation in a uniquely urban poolside oasis. During your stay, explore top attractions from this hotel in Columbus, OH near Nationwide Arena, Columbus Convention Center, and The Ohio State University. Tantalize your palate at Latitude 41, a Dean James Max destination restaurant using local products and naturally raised meats to create uniquely-simple dishes, or wind down with bar selections at the chic and vibrant Bar 41. For exclusive gatherings, enjoy a Columbus, OH hotel with tastefully renovated indoor and outdoor event space that provides an ideal backdrop for business functions and wedding celebrations. Feel the energy of the state’s capital at the Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel.

Residence Inn Columbus Downtown

(614) 222-2610

Rate: $183 single/double

The Residence Inn Columbus Downtown hotel is a contemporary all-suite hotel situated in the exquisitely renovated Historic Buckeye Building. This high-rise hotel in Downtown Columbus will impress you from the moment you arrive with the lobby’s soaring 40-foot ceiling entrance. In the heart of Columbus’ Business District, you’ll find exciting entertainment options like COSI, Arena District, German Village, Columbus Convention Center, and the Palace & Ohio Theatres. Short North Gallery District and The Ohio State University are just a short drive away. Specializing in extended stays, our Columbus Ohio hotel features spacious suites with fully equipped kitchens, living and work areas, luxury bedding and Wired & Wireless High-Speed Internet. Begin each day with a delicious hot breakfast buffet. Our 2 meeting rooms are perfect for gatherings up to 30 people. Residence Inn Downtown Columbus hotel is the perfect choice of Columbus hotels, whether you’re staying one night or thirty.

Sonesta Columbus Downtown

(614) 461-4100

Rate: $195 single/double

With recently renovated rooms, a convenient Business Center and onsite dining, Sonesta Columbus Downtown is proud to provide a comfortable, convenient hotel stay in the city’s Arena District. Whether it’s business or leisure that brings you to our doorstep, you can enjoy the varied menu at Vine + Forge. Or grab a workout at our state-of fitness center featuring Peloton bikes. We’re just seven minutes from John Glenn Columbus International Airport. When work is done, downtown Columbus is right outside our door. Explore the North Market, the galleries of the Short North Neighborhood and the triple-sport Arena District, all packed with fabulous shopping, dining, entertainment, and nightlife.

ICMA Shuttle Service

Travel Information

John Glenn International (CMH)

John Glenn International is just 10 minutes from downtown and the Greater Columbus Convention Center and surrounding hotels. Traveling between the airport and downtown is easy, with a variety of options for doing so. Answers to any questions regarding transportation can be found at the welcome center in baggage claim.

Car Service

Traditional taxi service provided by Yellow Cab of Columbus or Orange Cab of Columbus as well as ride-hailing services Lyft and Uber are available at the airport 24 hours a day. Average taxi fare from the airport to downtown is typically $25 and the average UberX or Lyft fare is approximately $15.

Rental Cars

For traditional car rentals, follow the purple signs in the terminal to the arrivals level, and take a short shuttle ride to our new rental car center. The following are available at John Glenn International: Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty. For those who prefer an on-demand option, the world’s leading car-sharing network, Zipcar, also has vehicles of all sizes available for pick-up at the airport.


ICMA does not provide shuttle service from/to the airport.  More than 30 charter bus, limousine and shuttle companies can accommodate pre-arranged transportation needs for an individual or groups from the airport to any point in the city.