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The Columbus Westerville Polaris is a lake house style hotel that captures the attitude of a town that’s always been full of character.

Its location is perfectly suited for exploring the charming and unique surroundings of Westerville. Visit the botanic gardens and relaxed coffee houses, and browse the town’s boutiques, or discover the town’s storied history at the Public Library and Museum, a building once home to the headquarters of the Anti-Saloon League during Prohibition. Thankfully, those days are gone (the county only lifted its dry status in 2006) and you’re more than welcome to wine and dine in the hotel’s cozy restaurant and bar. If you’re craving fresh air, take your drink to our outdoor area, where you can keep warm relaxing by the firepits. 

The amenities

  • Plush Bedding
  • Aveda Bath Amenities
  • Indoor Pool
  • Personal Navigator
  • Walking/Jogging/Bike Path
  • Outdoor Seating with Fire Pit
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Ohio Art Market

Ohio Art Market features a beautifully intriguing selection of Art created by only Ohio Artists. Interestingly the first Artist ever featured, bought the shop within the first year of opening and has now procured the work of 150 local artists, as well as the clothing line of an Ohio Fashion Designer & a plethora of Ohio made items. This inviting shop draws one in from the moment you step inside.


30 N State St., Westerville, 43081

Opening hours

Tues-Sat 10:30a-5p, Sun 12-4p

Meza Wine Shop

Locally owned Meza Wine Shop is a premier wine shop with an incredible variety of hand-picked wines from around the world. The first wine shop in the former 'dry capital of the world', this friendly space is the perfect place for an evening of wine tasting with several cheese plate options. Pick your favorite wine and carry it home with you.


48 North State Street, Westerville, 43082

Opening hours

Monday 5pm - 9pm Tuesday - Thursday 12pm - 9pm Friday and Saturday 12pm - 10pm Sunday - Closed

Asterisk Supper Club

Stepping into Asterisk is like walking through a door and into another world. This one of a kind dining experience is a true Westerville treasure. With all the charm of a storybook, your afternoon tea or supper time is sure to delight all of your senses. The food and drinks definitely live up to the atmosphere. You will love this magical place, Asterisk is a must see.


14 North State Street, Westerville, 43081

Opening hours

Monday - Thursday 12pm - 9pm Friday and Saturday 12pm - 11pm Sunday 10am - 9pm

The Hanby House

What is now a museum, Hanby House was once a station for the Underground Railroad. The site is acknowledged by the National Park Service Network to Freedom. Hanby House is a must-see for music lovers and history buffs of all ages. It is here that Hanby's son Benjamin composed the famous children's Christmas tune - "Up on the Housetop" among 80 other songs.


160 West Main Street, Westerville, 43081

Opening hours

Monday - Friday: Open for Private Tours only Saturdays and Sundays 1pm - 4pm

Pure Roots Boutique+ Gallery

Formerly the local musical instrument store, Pure Roots has an amazing eclectic array of local hand-made goods and art. Carrying through a bit of the location's history you might hear a new musician taking lessons in the back while you are browsing around. It's hard to walk out of this place without finding something unexpected you just have to have.


18 Noth State Street, Westerville, 43081

Opening hours

Tues-Thurs 11a-6p, Fri 11a-7p, Sat 11a-5p

NorthStar Cafe

If Clean eating is your jam, check out NorthStar Café. Formerly a Japanese Tea Garden built one piece at a time by a WWII vet, the current owners give a nod to the history of the location with a Bonsai shaped fir tree and the original mosaic scene on the outer wall. Fun, Friends and Sunshine are what you find as you enter this lively place with a menu full of tasty, healthy options.


109 South State Street, Westerville, 43081

Opening hours

Mon - Sun 9a-10p

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Evenings at Renaissance

Live Music by Ryan Wilkins from 8p-10p and Happy Hour from 4p-7p

Evenings at Renaissance

Live Music by In A Jam from 6p-8p and Happy Hour Specials from 4p-7pm

Evenings at Renaissance

Live Music by Brian Michael Smith from 6p-8p and Happy Hour Specials from 4p-7pm

Evenings at Renaissance

Live Music by Mike Wolfe from 6p-8p and Happy Hour Specials from 4p-7pm

Evenings at Renaissance

Live Music by Ramblers New Orleans Jazz from 6p-8p and Happy Hour Specials from 4p-7pm

Evenings at Renaissance

Live Music by Three Cat Swing from 6p-8p and Happy Hour Specials from 4p-7pm

Evenings at Renaissance

Live Music by Cap City Swing from 6p-8p and Happy Hour Specials from 4p-7pm

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