Hotels Near Centerville, Ohio

by Mark Heidelberger Google

Centerville, Ohio, is home to just one hotel property, although a number of nationally known, brand-name hotels can be found within 10 minutes of the city line. These hotels foster a sense of familiarity through dependable services designed for both vacationers and business travelers. As part of the South Dayton metropolitan area, they provide easy access to many of Dayton's best attractions, restaurants and sights, as well as local highways 75 and 675.

Holiday Inn Express

The Holiday Inn Express is less than seven miles from the University of Dayton and provides easy access to key attractions like the National Museum of the United States Air Force. Property amenities include an on-site health and fitness center, indoor pool, hot tub and guest laundry. The hotel convenience store sells snacks and sundries, while executive travelers have access to a 150-square-foot meeting room and an unstaffed business center with PC workstation and wireless data connection. Each morning, guests can indulge in a hot breakfast bar featuring signature cinnamon rolls and freshly brewed coffee; eateries like Bob Evans and Brio Tuscan Grille are close by. All guest rooms are outfitted with triple-sheeted beds, work desks, microwaves and mini-fridges. This Holiday Inn Express is a 100 percent smoke-free property.

Fairfield Inn Dayton South

The 82-room Fairfield Inn is close to local points of interest such as the Dayton Convention Center and LaComedia Dinner Theatre. Guests enjoy free outdoor parking, daily housekeeping, vending machines, valet dry cleaning and safety deposit boxes at the front desk. Copy, fax and delivery services are available to business travelers along with a conference room with a 50-person capacity. Lunch and dinner options include several restaurants within walking distance, including Fricker's, Chop House and J. Alexander's. Spacious guest rooms offer a choice of one king, one queen or two queen beds; amenities include a desk, Wi-Fi and cable TV with Showtime. Guests with young children should inquire about the “Nickelodeon Your Stay” package, featuring a SpongeBob tote bag filled with play items.

Country Inn & Suites By Carlson

The Country Inn & Suites was named a 2009 Expedia Insiders Select Hotel. It is located just a few miles from both the Dayton Mall and the Cox Arboretum & Gardens Metropark. The hotel lobby features rich hardwood floors, a gas fireplace and plates of fresh-baked cookies each day. Guests make use of an exercise room with treadmill and stationary bike, indoor swimming pool, sauna and free light breakfast. Corporate travelers have access to a business center with computer and printer 24 hours a day, while some 700 square feet of meeting space can comfortably accommodate up to 35 people. Guest rooms are bathed in soft beige tones and feature cable TV with HBO and ESPN, refrigerators, microwaves, full-body mirrors and even baby cribs upon request. Pets are welcome.

Days Inn Dayton South

The pet-friendly Days Inn is conveniently located off I-675, about 10 miles from downtown Dayton and only 15 miles from the Dayton Airport. In addition, attractions such as the SunWatch Indian Village, Packard Museum and Korean War Vet Memorial are just a few minutes away. The hotel features ample outdoor car and truck parking, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, and free high-speed wireless Internet access in all public and private areas. A complimentary continental breakfast is included in the room rate, while lunch and dinner spots like Meadowlark and Carrabba's Italian Grill are nearby. Room accommodations offer a choice of one king or two double beds. Discounts are available for AAA members, government workers and seniors.

About the Author

Mark Heidelberger has been writing for more than 22 years, from articles and short stories to novels and screenplays. He is a consummate foodie, loves to travel and has run several businesses, all of which influence his work. He also holds a Master of Fine Arts degree from UCLA.