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Discover Cleveland

Metropolitan at The 9 makes it easy for you to play during your stay with us – whether you’re in Cleveland for business or pleasure. Many popular local attractions and things to do can be found both at our hotel and within its outlets or nearby in easy reach of our downtown Cleveland location.

Alex Theater

Featuring high-definition audiovisuals and incredibly comfortable seating, this inventive indoor theater is a unique stage. Gather to enjoy live music and performances, independent films, sports games and special business events in an intimate setting that allows guests to enjoy everything up close and personal.

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Energy Fitness Studio

Indulge your inner athlete, or simply cater to your own health. Our onsite fitness center both challenges and rewards you with its comprehensive approach to wellbeing. State-of-the-art equipment provides cardio and strength training – all with 24-hour key card access.


Bring your pooch with you for your stay at Metropolitan at The 9, where all pets enjoy a special welcome package, cozy bedding and 24/7 access to Bark, our convenient indoor dog park. 

Luxe Fitness

Offering an exclusive fitness and training experience whether you are new to exercise or an experienced athlete, Luxe aims is to help you identify your fitness goals, design an exercise program that fits your needs, and guide you through every exercise and workout during your stay.

Art Gallery

The Art Gallery at The 9 exhibits the work of Northeast Ohio artists through a revolving display.  The gallery is curated tri-annually to feature a mix of emerging and established artists, all of whom share an enthusiasm for iconic urban spaces. The gallery also features the work of an Artist in Residence. Artwork is available for purchase directly from the artists, and questions concerning the art gallery can be directed to Derrick Pfeister at [email protected]

Artistic Design

Metropolitan at The 9 Cleveland is a creation that has its roots in both great architecture, and art. Our rotunda designed by George B. Post features a Tiffany glass dome and 13 murals by the artist Francis Davis Millet, set off by a dramatic 29-story tower created by the renowned Marcel Breuer. Yet even as The 9 incorporates a tribute to Cleveland's history, it looks forward, offering a showcase for today's artists.

Rock N Roll Hall of Fame

Only a 15-minute walk from the hotel, The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame lies on the shore of Lake Erie and is dedicated to recognizing and recording the history of the most famous and influential musical artists, engineers, producers, and others who have made an impact on the world of rock and roll.

Quicken Loans Arena

A quick five-minute walk takes you to The Q, downtown Cleveland’s premier multipurpose venue where a wide range of entertainment and sports events are held. The arena is also the home of the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Cleveland Monsters and the Cleveland Gladiators sports teams.

Cleveland Convention Center

Metropolitan at The 9 places you less than a mile from the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland, hosting a variety of meetings, conventions, conferences, auction trade shows and other events throughout the year.

Progressive Field

Home of the Cleveland Indians, Progressive Field is a unique baseball park that also offers great local food, a two-story bar, a team shop, and a family deck complete with a kids clubhouse featuring downsized baseball field, player photos, an interactive locker room, and more – all just five minutes from the hotel.

JACK Casino

In the mood to try your luck? JACK Cleveland Casino lies only a five minute walk away, offering slots, poker and classic table games including blackjack, baccarat, craps and roulette. Try out their new synergy table games, combining live dealer games with electronic table games for high-energy, interconnected fun.

Playhouse Square

The second largest theater district in the country lies just a five-minute walk from Metropolitan at The 9, offering a broad range of live entertainment ranging from Hamilton to Frozen and classic cinema to showcase events like Sisters United. Just as in NYC, there is literally a show for everyone here!

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland Clinic, a nonprofit academic medical center whose mission is to provide both clinical and hospital care while being a leader in education and research also offers health tips and information - and is easy to reach from Metropolitan at The 9, just 3.5 miles away and a short drive or Uber ride.

West Side Market

This indoor and outdoor market is the oldest public market in Cleveland, only minutes away and well worth wandering through. Browse more than 100 vendors offering everything from seafood and meats to fruits and vegetables, as well as baked goods, ready-to-eat fare, flowers, nuts, spices and more.

Cleveland State University

This exceptional public research institution is the home of over 17,000 students, with 10 colleges and schools and over 175 different academic programs. Whether you’re visiting as a prospective student or the parent of a current attendee, the campus is conveniently situated only a 15-minute walk away.

Cleveland Hopkins International Airport

Metropolitan at The 9 places you only about 20 minutes away from the Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, the main airport for Greater Cleveland and Northeast Ohio. It’s a hub for both Frontier Airlines and United Airlines and offers nonstop service to 53 destinations worldwide.

Burke Lakefront Airport

Just a mile away from the hotel, you’ll find Cleveland’s public regional airport serving private charter flights, corporate jets, air taxi services and private jets. It’s frequently used by professional sports teams for their charter flights when playing at FirstEnergy Stadium, Progressive Field or Quicken Loans Arena.

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Hotel Events

Offering one of the best fine dining restaurants in Cleveland, three bars and a 60-seat theater, along with a variety of unique meeting and event spaces, Metropolitan at The 9 features an unrivaled lineup of exceptional hotel events.

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Explore Cleveland

Guests of Metropolitan at The 9 will find many local events close to our hotel and its outlets, or within easy reach via short walk or car ride. Here are some of our local favorites.

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