Different by Design

Private. Serene. Sophisticated. At your service. NorthPointe Hotel and Conference Center.

Different by design

Casual meetings. Powerful presentations. Once-in-a-lifetime affairs. NorthPointe Hotel and Conference Center is uniquely equipped to accommodate any group, any event and any request, guaranteed. We are delighted to handle every detail…from the first guest to the last goodbye.

Situated on a 15-acre park-like setting just minutes from the city’s finest shopping, dining and entertainment, our private and corporate event space in Columbus offers a complete collection of services and amenities for an all-inclusive experience. Our customizable meeting spaces are sophisticated yet comfortable and offer state-of-the-art technology to create dynamic presentations. Our 119 guest rooms are well-appointed and recently renovated. NorthPointe also features a fitness center, and an outdoor swimming pool that is adjacent to beautiful Highbanks Metro Park.

Dining at NorthPointe is an uncommonly delicious experience. Our culinary team has been recognized for their excellence by the International Association of Conference Centers (IACC) and is the only one of 200 properties nationwide to be selected more than once to host the prestigious national Copper Skillet Culinary Competition.

NorthPointe Hotel and Conference Center is owned by the Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company and proudly serves as its National Training Headquarters. It is open to all who wish to take advantage of its natural beauty and exceptional design. Recognized with numerous national industry awards for operational and service excellence, NorthPointe routinely hosts top-level conferences for many of Columbus’ top 20 corporations and educational institutions including The Ohio State University, Otterbein College, Ohio Dominican College and Ohio Wesleyan University.

About Columbus
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Hotels near Easton Mall

Easton Town Center offers a mix of premiere shopping, dining and entertainment. This indoor/outdoor shopping experience was designed to look like a classic America main street with fountains and benches for people watching. With over 1.8 million square feet, you will be able to spend a full day at Easton. Visit the 2-story H&M store, eat lunch or dinner at one of the various restaurants including The Cheesecake Factory and stay for a movie at Easton's AMC Theatres.

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Hotels near Ohio State

Among the top 20 national public universities, The Ohio State University is home to more than 55,000 students. While at OSU, visit the Wexner Center for the Arts, an internationally renowned research lab and center for contemporary art, film, dance, and other performances. In addition to the famous Ohio Stadium, home to the Ohio State Buckeyes Football team, OSU boasts a strip of restaurants and bars for your convenience along High Street.

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Hotels near Columbus Hollywood Casino

Premiering in October 2012, the newly built Hollywood Casino offers over 3,000 slot machines and 70 game tables, plus an additional 30-table poker room. Try your luck at at the various gaming stations or come for dinner at the Final Cut Steakhouse or Epic Buffet or enjoy one of the casual dining options, sports bar and cocktail lounge.

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Hotels near Muirfield Golf Club

Founded by Jack Nicklaus and home to the famous Memorial Tournament, Muirfield Village was voted the #1 golf course in Ohio. It has also been ranked in the top 20 courses in the United States and top 50 in the world since it opened in 1974. This upscale golf club is located in one of the wealthiest and most notable neighborhoods in Central Ohio and is home to many local CEOs and celebrities.

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Hotels near the Columbus Zoo

The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is a world of adventure that does a world of good. The Zoo is home to more than 9,000 animals representing 650 species from around the globe. A recreation and education destination that includes the 22-acre Zoombezi Bay water park and 18-hole Safari Golf Club, the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium was named the #1 zoo in America by USA Travel Guide.

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Hotels near Zoombezi Bay

Open during the summer months of late May to early September, this water park, connected to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, is fun for all ages. Offering a central wave pool, a lazy river that connects every area of the park and multiple raft and body slides, you won't feel like you are in Columbus, Ohio at Zoombezi Bay. Stop by Stingray Bay to touch live stingrays or dry off and enjoy some of the land rides at Jungle Jack's Landing just outside of the park.

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Hotels near Safari Golf Club

The Safari Golf Club at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is open seven days a week and is perfect for all skill levels. Adjacent to the Zoo, this 18-hole, 140-acre golf course also includes a Clubhouse with a Pro Shop and Safari Grill as well as a Learning Center. The Learning Center includes a new driving range and practice putting and chipping greens. Open almost daily from sunrise to dusk (Tuesday - 11am to dusk).

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Hotels near Highbanks Park

Directly across from NorthPointe Hotel and Conference Center, Highbanks is the perfect setting for people of all ages for picnicking, hiking or biking on one of Highbanks' seven established trails, and enjoy a spectacular view of the Olentangy River. Be sure to visit the wetland viewing shelter as well as the nature center. This 206-acre dedicated state scenic nature preserve is also a great place for cross-country skiing and sledding in the winter months.

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Hotels near Ohio Wesleyan

Located just by downtown Delaware, Ohio Wesleyan University is one of the nation's top small liberal arts colleges. OWU boasts a 200 acre campus and 1,850 students. A number of the buildings on campus have national landmark status. While visiting OWU, be sure to check out Strand Theatre, Mean Bean Caffeine Lounge and Amato's Wood-Fired Pizza or get a quick bite to eat at Hamburger Inn or Buns Restaurant.

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Hotels near Polaris Mall

Located less than ten minutes from NorthPointe Hotel and Conference Center, Polaris Fashion Place offers a variety of premiere stores including Von Maur, Saks Fifth Avenue, Sephora, J.Crew and more! This two-story indoor/outdoor mall also includes a variety of restaurants to appeal to any palette. From California Pizza Kitchen, The Cheesecake Factory and Benihana to Molly Woo's and The Pub – there is something for everyone at Polaris Fashion Place.

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Hotels near Port Columbus International Airport

The main airport of choice for travelers in Ohio, Port Columbus International Airport is centrally located just minutes from many of the main attractions around Columbus. To get information on parking, real-time flight info, shops, dining and more – visit flycolumbus.com.

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Hotels near Camp Mary Orton

On 167 wooded acres, Camp Mary Orton offers activities such as a high ropes courses, climbing wall, zip line and more. A perfect place to hold a team-building event for corporate events, family reunions or church retreats alike! The facility is also available for birthday parties and weddings. If you are looking for a little adventure during your stay at NorthPointe- contact Camp Mary Orton to plan your visit.

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Hotels near Ohio State Fairground

Famous for the annual Ohio State Fair which celebrates all that Ohio has to offer. From our rich agricultural displays to a cow sculpture made completely from butter, the Ohio Stat Fair is a feast for all your senses. The fairgrounds are also host to many other exhibitions and events throughout the year such as the Quarter Horse Congress. Also on the fairgrounds is the Ohio Expo Center which provides a venue to over 150 events each year.

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Hotels near Delaware County Fairground

Established in 1855, the Delaware County Fair hosts the prestigious Little Brown Jug, a premier horse pacing race. On top the race, the fair provides fun for the whole family with an array of entertainment such as amusement rides, pumpkin contests and 4H exhibits in held in mid September each year.

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Maps & Directions

We look forward to receiving your comments. Please note that our staff responds to e-mail inquiries from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday-Friday EST. Please allow 3 to 4 business days for a response. If you require immediate assistance, please call (614) 880-4300.

NorthPointe Hotel and Conference Center

100 Green Meadows Drive South
Lewis Center, Ohio 43035
phone: 614.880.4300
fax: 614.880.4167
toll-free: 866.233.9393

Road construction near NorthPointe:
• NorthPointe suggests using I-71 and State Route 315, getting off on Powell Road/Polaris Parkway as an alternative North/South route.
• If using State Route 23, stay posted on the latest construction updates from ODOT here.
• View our revised PARKING MAP during this construction period.

You can also reach our sales department at 866.233.9393.

Driving Directions

NorthPointe Hotel and Conference Center

100 Green Meadows Drive South
Lewis Center, Ohio 43035
phone: 614.880.4300
fax: 614.880.4167
toll-free: 866.233.9393

Road construction near NorthPointe:
• NorthPointe suggests using I-71 and State Route 315, getting off on Powell Road/Polaris Parkway as an alternative North/South route.
• If using State Route 23, stay posted on the latest construction updates from ODOT here.
• View our revised PARKING MAP during this construction period.

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Map of the Hotel and Conference Center at NorthPointe

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How close are you to a major airport?
NorthPointe Hotel and Conference Center is located just 20 minutes from Port Columbus International Airport. We are pleased to provide airport shuttles and transfers for your convenience.

Do you charge for parking?
No. Parking is always complimentary at NorthPointe.

Is the center restricted for the use of Nationwide Employees?
NorthPointe 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 119 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 NorthPointe?
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 Director of Catering 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. NorthPointe 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 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 clambakes 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.

What is the “conference center difference”?
NorthPointe Hotel and Conference Center is an IACC 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.