Ariel Broadway Hotel
Ariel Broadway Hotel
Ariel Broadway Hotel
301 Broadway, Lorain, OH 44052
Reservations & Front Desk: 440-246-6669
Manager: 216-785-4902;
Events: 216-548-9605;
GM: 216-577-2420;

Named "2021 Best of Lake Erie, in the category of Best Upscale Hotel" by Lake Erie Living Magazine

Ariel Broadway Hotel


Welcome to Ariel Broadway Hotel in Lorain, Ohio! Our building is a historic landmark that was originally built in 1925. Enjoy great views of Lake Erie, the Lighthouse, the 2nd largest bascule bridge in the world, and the Black River.

Our beautiful 55-room hotel is conveniently located near everything that Lorain has to offer including fishing, boating, hiking, kayaking and more, and provides easy access for traveling to and from the Palace Theater, Lakeview Park, and the Vermilion River Reservation. Located between Cleveland and Sandusky/Cedar Point, the hotel can serve as your home away from home while exploring the North Coast.

Our hotel offers great amenities on site, including a fine dining restaurant, an upscale sports bar with pool tables, a bakery, a chocolate shop and gift shops, as well as a swimming pool and exercise room.


The Ariel Broadway Hotel's Event Center is a truly memorable wedding destination along the North Coast! The 4th floor event space with its elegant chandeliers and stunning views of Lake Erie and Black River seats 300, while the roof top provides you and your guests with 360 degree views. Built in 1925, the historic Broadway Building has been a mainstay for downtown Lorain, located where the Black River meets Lake Erie.

The 55 room boutique hotel allows you and your guests to stay overnight right at your wedding ceremony and reception location. Nearby parks, beaches, theaters, restaurants and breweries offer a variety of options for you and your guests before and after your wedding. Views of the popular Black River Landing and the Lorain Lighthouse with spectacular sunsets provide the perfect backdrop for your special day.


*Open Fridays and Saturdays, from 5:30pm to Sunset, starting May 19, 2023, with stunning views of Sunsets, Lake Erie, Lorain Lighthouse, Black River & the Bascule Bridge

Fridays & Saturdays: $49/person(Age 13 and over) - including Dinner Buffet and 2 Alcoholic beverages (or 4 soft drinks)
$35/Children(Age upto 12) - including Dinner Buffet and 4 soft drinks

*NOTE: Happy Hour is from 5:30pm to 6:30pm.
Food will be served by the caterer at the buffet tables from 6:30pm to 7:30pm.
Cash Bar closes after sunset, but no later than 10pm.
Reservations need to be made by Monday before the event.
The Rooftop Sunset Bar & Bistro may be closed due to bad weather or special events.

In case of rain, the event will be moved to the 4th floor Event Center. Tickets are not refundable.

The Rooftop provides 360-degree scenic open-air views of Lake Erie, the Black River, and historic downtown Lorain from atop the fifth floor of the Ariel Broadway Hotel. The Rooftop provides an exciting and memorable backdrop for outdoor events - from wedding ceremonies and cocktail receptions, to al fresco dinners, business networking events, and non-profit fundraisers.

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