Olshan Properties breaks ground on Ohio Aloft

The 136-room Aloft Hotel is slated to open spring 2020 in Columbus, Ohio. Photo credit: Design Collective

Real estate owner, developer and operator Olshan Properties broke ground on a 136-key Aloft Hotel at Easton Town Center in Columbus, Ohio. Expected to open spring 2020, the hotel will feature a 7,500-square-foot restaurant, a fitness center, a swimming pool and event and meeting space.

The Aloft hotel is owned in partnership with L Brands and The Georgetown Co. Once completed, it will be a centerpiece of a $500 million expansion underway at Easton Town Center.

The upcoming property will mark Olshan Properties’ fourth hotel at Easton, joining a Hilton, a Courtyard by Marriott and a Residence Inn by Marriott. The company owns and manages all three hotels.


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“We are thrilled to announce the start of construction on our Aloft Hotel at Easton Town Center,” Olshan Properties’ CEO Andrea Olshan said in a statement. “Olshan has operated an award-winning collection of hotel properties at Easton for the past two decades, and the Aloft will build on the strengths of our local hotel portfolio and become a key component of the center’s exciting $500 million expansion plan.”