Columbus Convention Hotel and MXD at Union PlaceColumbus, OH
Design Achievement – This mixed-use development at Union Place will be a new destination for downtown Columbus. The development will become a link between the historic Short North and the convention center district. DLR Group’s conceptual design provides several new street level retail and food and beverage opportunities. The project also supports the convention center by adding hotel rooms and needed breakout meeting spaces. This mixed-use design will add much needed excitement and entertainment at the street level along the North end of the convention center for both travelers and Columbus residents.
Scope Summary – The scope of work encompasses two hotel towers providing a total of 450 guest rooms with approximately 30,670 SF of street level retail. The main lobby of the hotel is on the 3rd level and allows guests access to several outdoor covered terraces connected to the adjacent pool deck for social functions. The dining and lounge areas also include several operable glass walls to open these outdoor areas for seasonal use. The design includes 123 apartment units. DLR Group provided architecture services.