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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Wonderful Boutique Hotel and restaurant on 14th St in OTR right of Washington Park. Who knew? Dinner was delicious with fresh, local ingredients; service was perfect. Live jazz in the bar. Stayed in the Beach room with a lovely brunch included, ingredients from down the street at Findley Market. Love this place and plan to go back to stay when...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot express it enough how perfect our stay was at The Symphony Hotel....from the moment we arrived the Staff as friendly and extremely helpful with anything we may have needed. The room was beautiful and so relaxing...from the moment we sunk into the feather bed with a collective ...ahhhhh to the spectacular food and beautiful voice of Old Green...

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Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I booked a two-night stay at the Symphony Hotel for our second anniversary. We stayed at a B&B for our first anniversary, and wanted to continue the tradition with a different one. I chose on our first anniversary; my husband chose this time. He loves music and was always in the choir in high school. I was...

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 14 December 2016

In town for a couple nights and this was quite the gem. Great location. Walking to the local restaurants in OTR is very easy. Walking to downtown is a bit of a walk but very doable. The hotel was a perfect, beautiful, charming hotel. Loved the atmosphere and the bar area with the wall fireplace was very cozy. Didn't get...

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Thank Mols94
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 27 November 2016

The Symphony Hotel is an absolute gem in the Queen City. It is a truly unique lodging experience. We booked the Mahler room. The room was rather small but was beautifully appointed. Everything was clean and convenient. I will say that if you favor simple decor and design, this may not be the place for you. However, we appreciated all...

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Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

My cousin and I were in town to see a concert. I called Friday to arrange an earlier arrival time on Saturday so we had time to get ready and make the concert on time. Our room was ready right on time. We loved everything about our stay. The hotel and rooms are beautiful, breakfast was delicious, and the sevice...

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Cody B, Guest Relations Manager at Symphony Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Jamie, So glad to hear you enjoyed your girls weekend! I'd just like to take this time to comment on a couple of the points you've raised: 1) Breakfast: We offer our guests an inclusive, full brunch on Saturday and Sunday morning. On Monday to Friday mornings, guests receive an inclusive continental breakfast with hot eggs made to order....

Erie, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Very good location for visiting Over the Rhine area. Hotel was remodeled and renovated at some point but was not cared for since. Rooms were dark and bedding was old. Ever been to a Hotel where the bedding was questionable. Yup....this is one of those places. Bathroom shower not very clean. staff was trying but overall glad to get home!

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Thank pierresailing
Reviewed 27 October 2016

The staff was very accommodating and the hotel itself was incredible for an unexpectedly low cost. I will definitely be staying here again on my next trip into/through Cincinnati. While the restaurant may seem a little pricey upon view of the menu, the food is phenomenal. Don't expect a wide beer selection. It's not that kind of bar but the...

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Cody B, Guest Relations Manager at Symphony Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Jeremy, We greatly appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us. I'd just like to take this time to comment on a couple of the points you've raised: 1) Food: Our restaurant is open for dinner Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night. We also offer live Jazz music in our Bar/Lounge area on these nights as well....

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is an old mansion converted into a hotel, comfortable and unique rooms. The history of the home and surrounding area was a big part of the experience. It is located in the older part of the city and we walked down half a block and there is a really nice park and the road was old cobblestone. Across the...

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Cody B, Guest Relations Manager at Symphony Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review! We'd just like to comment on a few of the things you've raised: RE Unique Rooms: The hotel was originally built in 1872. Each room, in keeping with the theme of the surrounding area, is themed after a famous composer-- IE. Mozart, Copland, Beethoven, etc. RE Washington Park and Music...

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We stayed for a recent long weekend and stayed with friends at the Symphony. The entire staff was wonderful and the place is very quaint with the music motif. Breakfast is amazing. Just note that the two third floor bedrooms share a bathroom and the management will tell you that.

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Cody B, Guest Relations Manager at Symphony Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Denise, We greatly appreciate you taking the time to leave a review! Recently we've had our partners at Expedia, Hotels.com, etc update our listings so the Beethoven and Schubert rooms now clearly state they are Shared Bathrooms (European style) in their room titles. I also wanted to mention that Monday-Friday mornings we offer a continental breakfast for guests complete...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Symphony Hotel and Restaurant: located in Historic Over the Rhine, next to Washington Park and Music Hall. The hotel has 9 composer themed guest rooms. We include a relaxing, gourmet brunch prepared by our chef on Saturdays and Sundays. Monday - Friday we serve a complimentary hot continental breakfast for hotel guests, which includes made to order eggs dishes. For your convenience we offer: free parking, flat screen television with satellite, high speed internet, an outdoor rooftop deck with a gas fire pit and guest rooms with individual heating and air temperature control. The Restaurant's historic dining room is open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday for two, three, or five course gourmet dining. All Pre-concert dinners are 5 course. Happy hour is on Thursday from 5-7pm. Taste bourbon and wine in our tasting room and relax with a glass of wine or craft cocktails in our lounge offering complimentary live jazz on Friday and Saturday evenings 8-11pm. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Symphony Hotel

Address: 210 W. 14th Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
Region: United States > Ohio > Cincinnati
Price Range: ₹ 8,599 - ₹ 16,447 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Symphony Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Mahler Room is beautiful!”
 of 5 bubbles Mols94, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There are two rooms that do not have their own bath so make sure if you book that you ask about a private bath if that is important to you.”
 of 5 bubbles kmacrae00, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Locally located”
 of 5 bubbles DeniseM668, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room with a private bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles drhumm1, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Copland room”
 of 5 bubbles casherid, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
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