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1 room, 2 adults

Candlewood Suites Polaris

2.5-star2.5 stars
8515 Lyra Dr, Columbus, OH, 43240, United States of America

Suburban hotel with indoor pool, near Polaris Fashion Place
  • Free WiFi in lobby and free parking
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Great location
Great room
Very comfortable
Wellness Area
Sufficient wellness & sports facilities

Candlewood Suites Polaris

from A$116
  • Studio Suite, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking
  • Studio Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking
  • Studio Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Smoking
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Smoking
  • Studio Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking (Hearing, Roll-In Shower)
  • Studio Suite, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking (Hearing)
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Bathtub (Hearing, Mobility)
  • Studio Suite
  • Studio Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking, Bathtub (Hearing)

What’s around Candlewood Suites Polaris


  • In Polaris
  • Polaris Fashion Place - 8 min walk
  • Magic Mountain Fun Center - 5 min walk
  • OhioHealth Westerville Medical Campus - 2.5 mi / 4 km
  • Highbanks Metro Park - 3.2 mi / 5.1 km
  • Sharon Woods Park - 3.6 mi / 5.7 km
  • Lazer Kraze - 4.9 mi / 7.9 km
  • SCOR - 5 mi / 8 km

Getting around

  • John Glenn Columbus Intl. Airport (CMH) - 18 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 122 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets allowed *

  • Restrictions apply *

  • 2 per room (up to 176 lbs)


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • WiFi in rooms *



  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Spa tub
Working away
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built – 2006
  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Picnic area
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business centre
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Braille signage
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Visual fire alarm
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • LED TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • DVD player
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Full-sized fridge/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Weekly housekeeping provided
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Candlewood Suites Polaris’s small print

Also known as

  • Candlewood Suites Polaris Aparthotel Columbus
  • Candlewood Columbus
  • Columbus Candlewood Suites
  • Candlewood Suites Columbus
  • Candlewood Suites Polaris Columbus
  • Candlewood Suites Polaris Hotel
  • Candlewood Suites Polaris Columbus
  • Candlewood Suites Polaris Hotel Columbus
  • Candlewood Suites Polaris Aparthotel
  • Candlewood Suites Polaris Columbus
  • Candlewood Suites Polaris
  • Candlewood Suites Polaris Hotel Columbus
  • Candlewood Columbus
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  • Candlewood Suites Polaris Columbus, Ohio
  • Columbus Candlewood Suites


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

For details on pet restrictions, contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

  • Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.

    This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

    Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

    Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

    Contactless check-out is available.

    Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

    Optional extras

    Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 15.00 per accommodation, per night

    WiFi is available in guestrooms for USD 0.0 per stay (rates may vary)

    We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

    FAQs for Candlewood Suites Polaris

    • Does Candlewood Suites Polaris offer free cancellation for a full refund?
      Yes, Candlewood Suites Polaris does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
    • Is parking offered at Candlewood Suites Polaris?
      Yes, there's free self parking.
    • Is there a pool at Candlewood Suites Polaris?
      Yes, there's an indoor pool. Guests have pool access from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
    • Are pets allowed at Candlewood Suites Polaris?
      Yes, pets are welcome, with a limit of 2 per room and maximum weight of 176 lbs per pet. There's a charge of USD 15.00 per accommodation, per night.
    • What are the check-in and check-out times at Candlewood Suites Polaris?
      You can check in from 3:00 PM to midnight. Check-out time is noon.
    • Are there restaurants at or near Candlewood Suites Polaris?
      Yes. Nearby restaurants include Smokey Bones (5-min walk), BJ's Brewhouse (6-min walk), and Mimi's Cafe (6-min walk).

    Recent reviews

    Very good 8.2 From 286 reviews

    Very good 8.0
    Will return
    LaVon, us2 night trip
    Very good 8.0
    Enjoyable stay.
    This was one of the nicest hotels I've stayed in. Unfortunately, the pool was closed the night we stayed and our non-smoking room had a very strong smoke smell. Other than that it was a lovely room and we enjoyed our stay. This hotel was close to many restaurants and a small mall/shopping center. Will definitely look into other Candlewood hotels in the future.
    Rachelle, us1 night trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    nice, Comfortable stay
    The property was clean, the beds were SUPER comfortable, the area was safe. They welcomed me, my child, and my pet with no problems.
    DANALYN, us1 night family trip
    Poor 2.0
    Lies lies lies
    They say there is a breakfast on it does not. It had no shower curtain and the kitchen sink did not. People above us were doing heavy construction all night, and I killed a bed bug on my neck in the morning, after a pretty much sleepless night. I have no clue who the heck gave them high marks, but this was the worst night in a motel I have had in at least 15 years
    MEAD, us1 night family trip
    Very good 8.0
    I'd return
    John, us1 night family trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    It was very welcoming. The staff all very friendly and helpful sucks the pool was closed but we had an great time outdoors when the courts and grills
    Ashley, us1 night family trip
    Poor 2.0
    Surprised to see over 8 point rating
    I have a very high level of disappointment. It started out okay, checkin was professional and fast/efficient. The first night, we went to the pool area there were a few younger guys with a couple large packs of beer. After a few, they started throwing a ball at each other trying go injure each other and we ended up having to leave and go back to our room. The pool water was very dirty. Fast forward to the 2nd night, at 9pm the attendant called our room to tell us we had a noise complaint about us and asked what we were doing. We were just walking around and apparently that was enough for a noise complaint. He responded with "you have got to be doing more than just walking around". At that point, we decided it wasn't worth staying and left to drive home at 9:30pm. I was not impressed with the hotel, the attendant, rules and safety or cleanliness.
    us2 night family trip
    Very good 8.0
    Good for the price
    The room was clean and nice. The hotel itself was ok. It needs some updating but good for the price.
    Kim, us1 night business trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Awesome place to stay
    Good location
    Laura, us1 night family trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Will stay here again.
    Great for the price.
    Diane, us2 night family trip

    Candlewood Suites Polaris

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