21C Museum Hotel Cincinnati is Voted the Best U.S. Hotel and One of the Top in the World by Conde Nast Traveler’s Magazine


21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati keeps racking up honors and awards. The latest nod to this hotel is from Conde Nast Traveler’s Magazine. The readers of this publication voted this hotel as the best in the U.S. and 11th best in the world.

Readers love its iconic penguins and playful artsy style.

See other recent awards for this hotel here and here.

Want to see all of the top 100 hotels in the world? Go here.

Cincinnati’s 21c Museum Hotel Receives Fodor’s Travel 100 Top National Hotels Award


Staying at a hotel in downtown Cincinnati? Consider the 21c Museum Hotel. It was honored as one of the Top 100 National Hotels by Fodor’s Travel for 2013. The hotel was a winner in the Creative Conversions category. 21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati was selected from among 4,000 hotels reviewed by Fodor’s.

What did Fodor’s like about the 21c Museum Hotel?

  • Mosaic tiled elevator floors
  • Signature staircase
  • Original artwork
  • Nespresso machines and iPod docks in the rooms
  • And even more – read here

The 21c Museum Hotel opened in November 2012 at 609 Walnut Street. This boutique hotel features contemporary art throughout its 11 stories. The building kept much of the structure of the original building (which was originally a hotel 100 years ago.)

And, if you want to dine, the Metropole restaurant found in this hotel features a custom-built, wood-buring fireplace in the kitchen. Read more about this award-winning restaurant here.

The Metropole at Cincinnati’s 21c Museum Hotel Named Among the Nation’s 50 Best New Restaurants by Bon Appetit


Cincinnati, Ohio now has another nationally recognized restaurant. The Metropole at Cincinnati’s 21c Museum Hotel was named among the best 50 new U.S. restaurants by Bon Appetit magazine.

What’s so exciting about this restaurant?

  • Open-hearth, wood-fire cooking
  • Seasonal American dishes are served
  • Rotating contemporary art is displayed throughout the restaurant (and hotel)

The Metropole was the only restaurant in Ohio, Indiana or Kentucky to make this list.

Stay tuned. The magazine will be naming the Hot 10 and Best New Restaurant on August 14, 2013.