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Port Clinton, Ohio Hotel's Location is IdealPlanning a business trip to Port Clinton or a Lake Erie vacation? This hotel's location puts guests close to Catawba Island, Marblehead and Sandusky. The Holiday Inn Express¨ Hotel & Suites Port Clinton - Catawba Island, overlooking one of Ohio's northern lagoons, is close to everything.Smart travelers who enjoy historic towns, superb boating, sandy beaches and the world's best roller coasters appreciate our location in Port Clinton. Hotel guests are close to the historic Marblehead lighthouse, the wineries of Put-in-Bay and the sandy beaches of Kelleys Island. Serious thrill seekers know that Cedar Point Amusement Park is 17 miles away. Don't miss the great fishing on Catawba Island. And did we mention all the nearby water parks?Business travelers can combine relaxation and close the deal at this Port Clinton hotel. As the preferred choice for Davis-Besse Nuclear Power, Fenner Dunlop and Lafarge, guests have a short commute. Army National Guard, US Coast Guard and members of the Civilian Marksmanship Program value being 10 minutes from Camp Perry.No matter what brings you to Port Clinton, Ohio, this hotel's dedication to service and deluxe amenities create a terrific experience. From the free, hot breakfast bar in the Great Room to the fast and free Wi-Fi access, we know what you want. Take the free shuttle to the Jet Express Ferry or relax in the indoor pool. Book your stay today!


· ATM/Cash machine - (In Area)
· Accessible facilities
· Air conditioning individually controlled in room
· Bathtub
· Buffet breakfast
· Coffee/Tea maker
· Color television
· Complimentary newspaper in lobby
· Florist - (In Area)
· Free newspaper
· Free parking
· Hairdryer
· High speed internet connection
· Housekeeping - daily
· Housekeeping - weekly
· Indoor pool
· Interior corridors
· Ironing board
· Late check-out available
· Meal included - continental breakfast
· Meeting rooms
· Meeting rooms
· Microwave
· Mini-refrigerator
· Non-smoking
· On-Site parking
· Onsite laundry
· Parking
· Rollaway bed
· Safe
· Safe deposit box
· Satellite television
· Shops and commercial services - (In Area)
· Spare electrical outlet available at desk
· Stereo
· Transportation services - local area
· Travel agency
· Two-line phone
· Voice mail
· Wireless internet connection
· Wireless internet connection in public areas

Room Information

Cribs, Connecting rooms, Desk with lamp, Private bathroom
Cribs, Kitchenette, Desk with lamp, Sofa bed, Private bathroom
2 double beds
standard room

Miscellaneous Information

· American Dollars is the native currency.
· Check in time is 3:00 PM
· Check out time is 11:00 AM
· Time Zone is GMT
· Opened in 2000
· 102 rooms.
· 15 suites.
· 3 floors.

Restaurant Information

Nagoya Japenese Steakhouse

Japenese hibatchi cooking and sushi bar.

McDonalds Restaurant

Fast food

Holiday Inn Express Breakfast Bar

Full Deluxe Continental Breakfast Bar with the traditional breakfast foods for the morning.

Mon Ami Restaurant & Historic Winery

Continental Cuisine with fine dining also includes a chalet and a gift shop.

Mel's Crow Nest

On the water ,this restaurant has something for everyone also has a lounge.

Arby's Roast Beef

Fast food

Big Boppers Restaurant

If you want the taste of home while on the road Big Boppers comes highly recommended.


Has a lounge and pizza. Check out their website for further description.

Meeting Facility

Bay Harbor Room

This large meeting will hold up to 60 people with tables. Theater style will hold up to 80.

Recreation Information

Fitness center on-site

Fitness center off-site

Indoor pool


Children's program - Indoor Pool and Whirlpool

Area Attractions

- Wal-Mart

Super-Walmart Center with Groceries, Retail, Automotive and Electronics

- Cheese Haven

Cheese Haven has a large selection of cheese, including imports; meats; wines; smoked fish; homemade mustard and candy.

- Christi's Just For Ewe

Taste gourmet goodies like homemade fudge, soups, teas, and coffees. Try on apparell and shoes. Try a new hobby like knitting, crocheting, spinning,or weaving.

- Ottawa County Fairgrounds
- AmTrak Train

1200 North Depot St. at Shelby St. Sandusky, OH 44870

- Sandusky
- Toledo Express Airport
- Cleveland Hopkins International Airport
- African Safari Wildlife Park

Drive through animal park. Free animal food, Jungle Junction Playgound,entertaining and educational animal programs, shopping, animal shows, pony rides, animal rides, and free parking. Open late March to October 31, 2010.

- Camp Perry

Home of the Civilian Markmanship Program which host the shooting matches. Camp Perry is also home of our armed forces where training takes place.

- Jet Express

The Fastest ferry to Put-in-Bay and Kelly's Island. Check their website for the schedule.

- Marblehead Lighthouse State Park

This state park features picnic facilities, fishing,walking trails and the Marblehead Lighthouse- the oldest continually operating lighthouse on the Great Lakes. Guided tours are available June 01- Sept 03, Mon- Fri 1pm- 4:45 pm and the second Sat of each

- Miller Ferries

Ferry transportation to Put-in-Bay and Middle Bass Island. Lowest fares to Put-in-Bay, passenger and vehicle ferries from Catawba Island, Free Parking, 18 minute trip to Put-n-Bay, and summer trips every half hour. Visit our website for the ferry schedule

- Cedar Point Amusement Park
- Soak City Waterpark

Out door waterpark with fun and slides. Located at Cedar Point.

- Firelands Winery

Winery offering wine tating and tours.

- East Harbor State Park

Enjoy nature? Have a nature walk through their one of many hiking trails. Enjoy the sun and sand? Enjoy a day at their beach and take in the rays and the waves of Lake Erie.

- Train-O-Rama
- Prehistoric Forest & Mystery Hill
- Put-In-Bay

Ferry line to Put N Bay Island

- Kelly's Island

Kelly's Island is a great place to spend the day. Visit the Glacire Grooves, Inscription Rock, Kelly's Isalnd winery, and Candy Shack Square. Accessible by ferry boat or by plane. For more information visit:

- Adventure Bay

Located on Put N Bay. Features go-karts, bumper boats, batting cages, miniature golf, virtual bowling, a full arcade, skeeball and more. Closed after for the winter.

- American Civil War Museum of Ohio

This family friendly museum offers over 10,000 square foot of educational exhibits and over 40 hands on activities for both adults and children. A gift shop, research library, and theatre with 20 minute videos on Ohio's role in the Civil War. www.acwmo.

- Berlin Fruit Box Company

This family run company creates baskets for the home. Take a tour of the facility and see how it is done.

- Chocolate Cafe and Chocolate Museum

Located on Put in Bay Island. Tour the museum for free. See antique containers and see the display of chocolates. Also has a cafe that offers coffee, ice cream, Gelato and chocolate. www.

- Edison Birthplace

Thomas Edison, an inventor of the phonograph, the incandescent light bulb, and other devices that make our lives fuller, was born in Milan Ohio in 1847. This is his boyhood home. It is now a museum that features a collection of rare early inventions, docu

- Island Adventures Family Fun Center

18- hole mini-golf course, fast go- karts, water squirting bumper boats, an air conditioned arcade, and a group party pavillion.

- Eleutheros Cooke House

The city of Sandusky is known for the vast collection of limestone buildings, including this Greek Revival home. This home is a three story mansion it features a aruby and cranberry glass collection, antique furnishings, garden, greenhouse, and gift shop.

- Ferguson Gallery and Studio

Gallery full of internationally recognized glasswork created by Cary Ferguson. Offered to visitors is an on-site glass blowing studio with a viewing area. Work with the artist yourself or just browse and shop.

- Follet House Museum

Located is Sansdusky this house has seen many different eras of our times. The war of 1812, Civil War, and still stands to this present day. Enjoy four floors of exhibits that will take you back in time. Admission is FREE donations are accepted Check o

- Ghostly Manor Thrill Center

This attration was on the Travel Channels "Best Place I've Ever Been" list. It is an exciting and thrilling multi-attraction thrill center. It has something for everyone. It features the scariest of scariest haunted house you will ever encounter. Haunted

- Johnson's Island Confederate Prison Cemetery

More than 200 graves mark this site. Nine thousand confederate soldiers were once housed here, All that remains is the cemetery. Open year round $2.00 toll to cross bridge

- Lagoon Deer Park

Walk through petting zoo with ovr 200 animals, gift shop, and stocked fishing lakes.

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