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Carew Tower

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Address: 441 Vine St, Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2821
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+1 513-241-3888
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Christmas at the Netherland Plaza

We stayed six (6) nights right before Christmas, due to home renovation project. The staff was courteous and friendly, and the Netherland is so conveniently located to all... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2015
Debra D
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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30 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We stayed six (6) nights right before Christmas, due to home renovation project. The staff was courteous and friendly, and the Netherland is so conveniently located to all downtown activities/restaurants.

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Thank Debra D
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2015

You get a wonderful view of Cincy, both on the Ohio and KY sides. The place is not wheelchair accessible though and my mother had to brave the last floor on stairs to get to the roof. But it was worth the view for her!!!

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Thank mustu80
Cincinnati
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1,008 reviews
571 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 289 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

Awesome tower representing best example of Art Deco architecture. This was the precursor to Rockefeller Center and there are several similarities, and particularly with the very functional basement levels. The artwork is magnificent and the place wonderful to visit.

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Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
Lawrenceville, Georgia
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29 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2015

The views are amazing and if you are active duty or a veteran, just show your ID and admission is free. Otherwise, admission is only $4 for as long as you want to stay.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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30 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2015

this is a must do for any traveler or even if you live here. this is a must. - it is really easy to get to, as with anything near downtown. & the access is much easier than expected. A lot of the bigger cities its a 1/2 days event & budget issue to get out to the viewing deck... More 

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Brookville, Indiana
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79 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2015

I grew up in Cincinnati so I've had sevaral trips to the top of the Carew Tower in my life. It is always a great experience - even if you have only a short time to visit. In 2015 it was $5 admission. It is worth lots more, especially if you have a good amount of time. Might I suggest... More 

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Thank Horse_Attack
Cincinnati, Ohio
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112 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2015

From the Carew Tower you can see all over the downtown area and the City of Cincinnati. I did not stay in the Hotel, but I have been in the building and it has been around for quite some time.

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Thank JayWalk7
Charlotte, North Carolina
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80 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2015

I spent more than an hour up top exploring the City of Cincinnati from above. We were able to observe the Cincinnati Bengals practicing on their practice field, the traffic zipping by on I-71 and I-75 and so much more from up top.

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Thank IronButterfly2014
Cincinnati, Ohio
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 12 December 2015

This is one of the oldest building in Cincinnati. The view from atop of the building is great. You can see Northern Kentucky all the bridges and both stadiums

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Thank nazman N
Cincinnati, Ohio
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31 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2015

Although it is not the tallest building in Cincinnati anymore, it still offers the best view of the city. Their is a charge to of a couple of dollars but it was worth it.

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