Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center

 

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. How many people does your wedding venue accommodate?
    1. Grand Ballroom – 300 Guests
    2. North Pointe Ballroom – 220 Guests
    3. Edgewater Venue – 200 Guests
  2. Can I hold my wedding ceremony as well as the reception at the venue?

    Yes, we have two outdoor locations and all ballrooms have the capacity to have an in-door ceremony.  Our ceremony fee is $1,000 on Saturdays and $500 on Friday or Sundays.

  3. What is your rental fee?

    We do not have a rental fee to have a wedding at Nationwide Hotel.  All event spaces are based off a Food & Beverage Minimum.

  4. How much is the deposit?

    We do a signed contract with a $1,000 deposit to secure the date.  Then we set the couple up with quarterly deposits up until their wedding.

  5. What is your cancellation policy?

    All deposits are non-refundable

  6. How long will I have to use the event space I've reserved?

    You will have time prior for set-up.  For reception time we allow (1) hour for ceremony and (5) hours for reception.

  7. Is the food catered in or is it done in house?

    Our Executive Team does a fantastic job with our in-house Catering.

  8. Are tables, linens, chairs, plates, silverware and glassware provided?

    We provide Tables, Chairs, Floor Length Linens, Napkins, (3) Votive Candles per Table, Silverware, China and Glassware.

  9. Can I bring in my own alcoholic beverages?

    It is against our Liquor License for any outside alcohol being brought into the Events Venues.  We have a variety of hosted bar packages for you to select from.

  10. Are you licensed to provide alcohol service? If so, is alcohol priced per person or by consumption?

    We have a full liquor license and offer bar packages hosted per person. 

  11. What is your weather contingency plan for outdoor spaces?

    We plan 24 hours priors for inclement weather.

  12. Does your facility have a bridal room and groom room to allow the wedding parties to prepare themselves?

    Yes we have a Hotel on property and numerous areas near our Event Spaces for Bridal Parties to get ready in.

  13. Can I move things around and decorate to suit my purposes or does everything need to remain as is?

    During the detail process, you can discuss all set-up needs with your venue coordinator assigned to your wedding. 

  14. Do you have decoration guidelines that must be followed?

    We are open to all décor items!  The only restrictions is confetti, sparklers, glitter and bird seed. 

  15. Do you have restrictions on what kind of music I can play or a time in which the music must end?

    All weddings must conclude by midnight.  You are more then welcome to have a DJ or Band for your wedding!

  16. Does your venue provide on-site parking?

    Our Hotel & Venue has 700 complimentary parking spots.

  17. Does your wedding venue provide any on premise security during the event?

    Yes we have security on premise 24/7.

  18. Are their nearby hotels that your venue recommends?

    We have a full service hotel on property with 192 guest rooms.  Each couple receives a complimentary suite on their wedding night.  All of our guest rooms includes our Hot Breakfast Buffet. 

  19. Is the site handicap accessible?

    Yes our hotel and venue is handicap accessible.

  20. What else would you like to say about your venue that I have not asked?

    With the beauty and flexibility of a country club, the convenience and quality of a fine hotel, and the creativity of award-winning on-site catering, our wedding venue is a standout in Columbus. Each of our three unique reception spaces can be decorated and tailored to your exceptional tastes, and our venue coordinators are onsite to help your big day go smoothly. We are here to help your dreams come to life!

    Our venue’s village-like setting near the intersection of Route 23 and Polaris Parkway provides event spaces with endless possibilities and stunning outdoor locations that beg to be photographed. Our property is perfectly appointed to help create your perfect day. Beautiful but flexible wedding venues allow each couple to find the ideal space to suit their needs and unique tastes. Our hotel is centrally located, with quaint and comfortable accommodations. Our Pub is a wonderful option for welcoming guests to your wedding weekend, or for continuing the festivities after the reception has ended – most nights, it’s open until 2am!

    At Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center, we are honored to specialize in award-winning dining and luxurious overnight accommodations. We know that an impeccable property just wouldn’t be complete without extraordinary service. Our team will delight your guests in every detail. This is your day – we’ll make sure it’s one to remember!

Preferred Vendors


Make Up

MAKEUP BY TATUM, LLC.
 
CHARLES PENZONE
 
MUKHA SPA
 
NURTUR BY AVEDA
 

Invitations

THE PAPER VOW
 

Photographer

JESSICA MILLER PHOTOGRAPHY
 
ROBB MCCORMICK PHOTOGRAPHY
 
JESSICA LOVE PHOTOGRAPHY
 
HOLLY ANN PHOTOGRAPHY
 
614 PHOTOGRAPHY
 
SEEDLING PHOTOGRAPHY
 
BELINDA JEAN PHOTOGRAPHY
 
RYAN HOLLAND PHOTOGRAPHY
 

Bakery

ALICEíS PIECE OF CAKE
 
SHORT NORTH PIECE OF CAKE
 
OUR CUPCAKERY
 
BUCKEYE DONUTS
 
NOTHING BUNDT CAKES
 
THE SUISSE SHOP
 

DJ

NIGHT MUSIC DJ
 
BUCKEYE ENTERTAINMENT
 
JOSH STALEY PRODUCTIONS†
 
PARTY PLEASERS
 

Videographer

BLUE SKIES HD VIDEO & FILM PRODUCTIONS
 
KODJOARTS VIDEOGRAPHY
 

Specialty

DESIGN EXCHANGE
 
EVENTS2NV
 
ALL OCCASIONS PARTY RENTALS
 
AIDEN & GRACE
 
EVENTSOURCE
 
LOVELY ARROWS DESIGNS & CUSTOM CALLIGRAPHY
 

Live Music

CLASS ACTS ENTERTAINMENT (LIVE MUSIC, BANDS, AND STRINGS)
 
BLUEWATER KINGS BAND
 
COLUMBUS STRING QUARTET
 
ARCH CITY LIGHTS
 

Photo Booth

THE COLUMBUS PHOTO BOOTH COMPANY
 
BACI BOOTHS
 

Officiant

COLUMBUS WEDDING OFFICIANTS
 
RUN TO AN ELOPEMENT
 

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