Tap Your Foot to a Tasty Tune

As a part of the BLU Zone, you get to enjoy our mid-century, modern hotel and its sister venues, including Blu Jazz+ Nightclub, located just across the street from the hotel. Indulge in live jazz at the piano bar and delectable creations from the kitchen, or descend the steps to BLU Jazz+, our speakeasy-inspired club offering an ensemble of local artists and strong cocktails.

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Delectable Dining Options

Amazing Akron Attractions

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Unlock Our History Along the Water

With a simple stroll along the Ohio and Erie Canal, visitors glimpse the beauty and history of Northeast Ohio. Take Towpath Trail, our popular path that cuts through downtown Akron connecting trails to Northside Station and Locks 3 and 4.

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Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Experience the extraordinary views of Cuyahoga Valley National Park directly from our hotel's amazing windows. Or travel just minutes from the hotel to this beautiful national park entrance between Akron and Cleveland, OH. A refuge for native plants and wildlife, the Cuyahoga River leads into a deep forest, lush landscapes, excellent hiking trails, and open farmlands. Hike the Ledges, view the thunderous Brandywine Falls, or spend time birding or fishing. The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad also runs through the park.