The Lafayette

101 Front Street, Marietta, Ohio, 45750, United States

2 Reviews

The Lafayette
Enter dates for best prices
Compare best prices from top travel partners
Booking.com Hotels.com Expedia.com

76%

Satisfaction Average
Excellent
25%
32
Very Good
46%
59
Average
5%
7
Poor
4%
6
Terrible
17%
22

N/A

Value Score No Data

Show Prices

Good For Couples
  • Families57
  • Couples79
  • Solo75
  • Business73
  • LoriPori's Profile Photo

    A GRAND RIVERBOAT ERA HOTEL

    by

    Located at the confluence of the Ohio and Muskingum Rivers, THE LAFAYETTE is the focal point of the downtown Marietta district. The Hotel is on the National Register of Historic Places.
    The Hotel offers 77 unique Victorian style Rooms
    Gunroom Restaurant
    Riverview Lounge

    Though we did not stay here, I could not resist going inside to see for myself, the grandeur of this Hotel. It was amazing, esp the Lounge. There were lots of Antiques and old photographs of bygone days at the Lafayette.

  • Stephen-KarenConn's Profile Photo

    One of the Last Great Riverboat Era Hotels

    by

    Opened on July 1, 1918, the Lafayette is on the national registry of "Historic Hotels of America." It is named in honor of the Marquis de Lafayette, who visited the city in 1825 at a site near the hotel. He has since been considered Marietta's first tourist. The imposing triangular shaped hotel has 77 guest rooms, several meeting rooms, a fitness center, the famous Gun Room restaurant, and Riverview Lounge which features live entertainment. The place was alive and bustling on the weekend of our stay.

    Unique Quality: From our Victorian style guest room, we could see the heavily laden barges and other smaller boats plying up and down the Ohio River. It was December and there was a large display of gingerbread houses in the lobby which was fun to inspect. This was the perfect location from which to walk around the historic old river town of Marietta, with all the shops decorated for Christmas, and carolers out in the snow.

    Directions: Beside the Ohio River and the lower end of Front St.

Comments

Popular Hotels in Marietta

Hampton Inn Marietta

508 Pike Street, Marietta

Show Prices

Microtel Inn and Suites Marietta

506 Pike Street, (Formerly Knights Inn), Marietta

Show Prices

The Lafayette

2 Reviews

101 Front Street, Marietta

Show Prices

Best Western Marietta

279 Muskingum Drive, Marietta

Show Prices

View all Marietta hotels

View all Marietta hotels

Latest Marietta hotel reviews

Best Western Marietta
31 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Nov 11, 2013

 The Lafayette

We've found that other people looking for this hotel also know it by these names:

The Lafayette Hotel Marietta

Address: 101 Front Street, Marietta, Ohio, 45750, United States