Olmsted is a small town in southern Ohio, about an hour’s drive from Cincinnati. It’s known for its beautiful scenery and its rich history. Olmsted’s hotels, restaurants, and shops are all worth a visit. Here are 4 of the best places to stay in Olmsted, Ohio:.
The Olmsted Hotel
The Olmsted Hotel is just 10 minutes from the center of town and offers an ideal location for both business travelers and holidaymakers. The hotel has 92 rooms, including 4 suites, which all feature complimentary high-speed Internet access.
The Olmsted Hotel is situated on the northwest corner of Main Street, at the southeast end of downtown Olmsted. It is one block from two major rail lines that serve Cincinnati and Cleveland. The city’s rail station is located just a few minutes away, providing convenient access to Cincinnati and Cleveland Metro transit systems.
The hotel is within walking distance to many of downtown’s popular eateries and shopping centers. It’s also a short drive to three state parks: Carousel Park in the heart of Historic Olmsted Village, Indian Mound State Park, and Oakwood Cemetery.
The Elmira-Langston House (1866)
The Elmira-Langston House is a historic home located in Olmsted Township, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States. It was built between 1866 and 1870, and is a two-story sheathed frame building on a limestone foundation. It has a slate roof and Italianate style design. The front facade features two porticos supported by fluted Ionic columns topped with Greek Revival Ionic order friezes. The house was built for Isaac Langston from Ohio City, who moved to the area from Pennsylvania in 1845. He served as a member of the Ohio State Senate for 13 years (1842-1864) and was also the first mayor of Olmsted Township. After he died in 1867, his widow sold the property to John B. Colter for $4,000. In 1899 his son James bought the house for $2,500 and made it available to anyone interested in owning it.
The Olmsted Museum of Art
The Olmsted Museum of Art (OMA) is a museum located in downtown Olmsted, Ohio. It is the home of the Rachel and David Olmsted Collection of American Art, which includes more than 2,000 works of art and historic documents. The collection showcases the interdisciplinary talents and interests of its founders, including Emily Dickinson, George Washington Carver, and Georgia O’Keeffe.
Park Square Shopping Center
Park Square Shopping Center is a retail shopping center in Olmsted, Ohio. You can find just about everything here, including the best stores and restaurants in town. Start with a hearty meal at one of Park Square's favorite places, or take a leisurely s