Ohio Romantic Getaway

The perfect romantic retreat in Ohio

The Timbrook Guesthouse is a unique bed and breakfast and a tropical paradise perfect for couples. Located in Columbus, Ohio, our inn has all the necessities for a romantic getaway, whether you’re celebrating an anniversary, wedding, birthday, Valentine’s Day, or just because.

Our inn has a variety of fun amenities perfect for spending quality time with your loved one. From relaxing in the pool or spa to walking through gardens to cozying up in our lounge areas, our inn is perfect for romantic weekend getaways.

Add a ‘wow’ factor to your fun weekend with roses, champagne, and more, available in our hotel add-on packages. If you have a taste for fine dining, we’re just a few minutes away from all the best food and entertainment of Downtown Columbus, Ohio.

Take a break from the hustle and bustle and retreat to the island-inspired oasis that is the romantic Timbrook Guesthouse inn.

Ohio Romantic Getaway

Best Outdoor Hotel Amenities For Romantic Getaways

Our hotel rests on four acres of Columbus, Ohio land complete with vibrant gardens, tropical birds, and convenient amenities you won’t find at other resorts or hotels.

Pool and spa tubs

What’s a tropical oasis without water? Our pool and hot tub spa are a must-have for romantic getaways.

Leilani’s Lagoon

Soak up the sun or take a dip in the refreshing water of Leilani’s Lagoon, our private heated pool.

Puna Pond

Puna Pond brings the ambiance of Hawaii’s Puna Hot Springs to our own Ohio backyard. Our jetted hot tub spa is the perfect private hideaway for relaxing.

Romantic gardens and more

Take a romantic stroll through our lush gardens or chat with our colorful parrots in the tropical aviary. When the temperatures start to cool off, snuggle up by the warmth of our fire pit.


For even more quality time with your loved one, enjoy our secluded garden gazebo and relax to the peaceful sounds of nature.

Best indoor hotel amenities for romantic getaways

Designed with cozy rooms for meals and relaxing, The Timbrook Guesthouse is the best weekend getaway for a couple looking to spend some quality time together near Columbus, Ohio.

Romantic dining

Start the day together with a homemade breakfast in our cozy hotel breakfast nook. One of the newest additions to the inn, it offers a gorgeous view of our property for you to enjoy as you ease into your morning.

Our main dining area, called the Munching Moku, features a refrigerator, freezer, coffee machine, and microwave for your convenience, plus essentials like dishes and utensils.


Craving a late-night snack? Our table is always stocked with cookies, fresh fruit, and other snacks!

Book Relaxing Rooms

Spend some cozy time together in our hotel reading room, where you and your partner can enjoy some peace and quiet while reading a book and lounging in our comfy chairs. Located on the second story of the inn, this room offers a panoramic view of the estate’s southern end that makes for a great photo.

Our Cozy Commons is another great space for spending quality time together. Enjoy our variety of games, watch a little TV, or cozy up by the fire.

Top romantic guest suites in Ohio

Spend your romantic getaway in comfort in one of our six unique guest rooms. The hotel rooms each have their own style and layout so you can choose the room that’s best for you.

Luxurious bedding keeps you cozy all night and windows provide scenic views during the day. Hotel guest suites include free WiFi, TV, Netflix, and a Blu-Ray player for your entertainment, plush robes, slippers, and a private bathroom for comfort and convenience.

Visit our guest suites page to learn more about each room, view a photo, and find out deals and prices per night. Whichever room you choose, we know you’ll love spending your weekend here.

Romantic specialty packages for Ohio

Make your weekend romantic getaway near Columbus extra special. Set the mood with our specialty packages featuring flowers, chocolate, cake, and champagne.


The Kokoleka Package

Celebrate the occasion in the cozy Munching Moku, sharing homemade chocolate cake under candlelight with this romantic set. 


The Aloha Package

Express how much you care with in-season flowers, chocolates, and a bottle of champagne or sparkling grape juice. $45 with juice instead of champagne



The Pua Package

Nothing says classic romance roses and champagne. This set includes a vase of long-stem roses in your choice of color and a bottle of champagne or sparkling grape juice. $70 with juice instead of champagne



The Elua Package

Enjoy a romantic picnic for two with a wicker basket filled with your choice of food plus all the picnic essentials: a picnic blanket, china, silverware, and linen napkins, plus a bottle of wine and a candle for extra romance.


Gourmet breakfast

Spend the morning with your special someone eating a gourmet breakfast cooked right here at our Columbus, Ohio inn. Using fresh and locally sourced ingredients, we cook up delicious sweet and savory meals to start your day off right.

Our best dishes include Jill’s Egg Roulade and seasonal frittatas made with eggs from our very own hens and fresh vegetables from the gardens.

A Weekend of Peace and Quiet

We want you to feel calm and comfortable during romantic getaways at The Timbrook Guesthouse in Ohio. In order to provide a serene environment, only adults are permitted to stay at the suites in our hotel. Additionally, extra visitors who have not booked rooms at inn must be confirmed in advance. We’re dedicated to providing a relaxing space free of excessive noise or crowds.

Ohio’s entertainment for getaways

The Timbrook Guesthouse is just a few minutes away from fun nightlife and entertainment in Columbus, Ohio. Enjoy a romantic dinner with your special someone at restaurants like The Guild House, Refectory Restaurant, Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse, Martini Modern Italian, Basil Italia, and Lindey’s Restaurant & Bar.

Minutes From Downtown

After dinner, take a romantic walk through places like Franklin Park Conservatory, Antrim Park and Lake, or the nearby historic neighborhoods. Admire art in the Short North Arts District or an art museum, learn something new at COSI science museum, or have fun at a show in the various arenas.

Whatever the ideal romantic getaway weekend looks like to you, you can find it conveniently located to The Timbrook.

History of our unique Columbus inn

The romantic Timbrook Guesthouse began as the Old Jack Antrim Farmhouse, built in 1875. Jack Antrim lived here from 1921 to 1945, when he sold it to the Timmons family and the property became known as Timbrook. Jill and Peter Dole became the owners in 1988. After raising their children, they decided to convert part of their Ohio home to the guesthouse you see today.

A Romantic Location near Columbus

Conveniently located in Central Ohio, The Timbrook Guesthouse is just a few minutes from downtown Columbus, about two hours from Cleveland, Ohio via I-71 S, and just under two hours from Cincinnati, Ohio via I-71 N, making it a great option for romantic weekend getaways.

While we may not have beaches or a castle, we do have gorgeous gardens and a beautiful building full of island flair. Our inn is the perfect location for weekend getaways: just minutes from downtown Columbus, Ohio but miles from reality. Book one of our suites for the weekend today.

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