Your Visit to Cleveland

Did you know that Cleveland, Ohio is located within 500 miles of nearly half the US population? How’s that for a central location? We have a feeling you are going to like your trip here. To help, here are some travel details below.



Content Marketing World has contracted with area hotels for discounted rates for attendees. Reservations need to be made online here. Our CMWorld hotel map comes in handy to see where all participating hotels are in relation to the conference venue. Be sure to check it out.

Please make your CMWorld hotel room reservation using the link posted. Do not call hotels directly.

Please note the following hotels are all SOLD OUT:

  • Cleveland Marriott Downtown at Key Center
  • Westin Cleveland Downtown
  • DoubleTree by Hilton, Cleveland Downtown – Lakeside
  • Hampton Inn Cleveland Downtown
  • Hyatt Regency Cleveland at The Arcade

If you have any trouble making your hotel room reservation, please contact Destination Cleveland is the official housing bureau for Content Marketing World.

Please beware of housing pirate agencies. Be vigilant if approached by any other company or service that implies or claims to be an official housing provider of CMWorld. Content Marketing World and Destination Cleveland will never contact you by phone to pressure you to make hotel reservations, nor would we send you a form by email to submit your credit card information for payment. These forms of contact are a scam. Only use the link above to make your reservation. If you have any concerns about contact you have received, please email or our registration team at



Book your ticket into Cleveland Hopkins International Airport which is located about 13 miles from the conference venue.

Transportation from the airport

RTA Rapid System

Cleveland’s subway system is easily accessed from within the airport’s main terminal. The Red Line stops at Tower City Center where you will exit indoors at Tower City Center for your short walk to the hotels. For more information visit Approximate cost: $2.25 USD each way


If you are an Uber user, their services are available in Cleveland. Visit their site for more information.

Taxi Service

Taxis are easily accessible curbside just outside of baggage claim. Approximate cost: $35 USD

Rental Car

CLE has a consolidated rental car facility located off the airport grounds. Shuttle service is available to take all rental car customers from the main terminal to the rental car facility. Shuttles are located on the lower roadway island and can be accessed by exiting from Door #5 on the baggage claim level of the main terminal. For travelers needing assistance, a telephone center with rental car information is located near the door.

The shuttle bus ride from the terminal to the rental car facility takes approximately 5 to 7 minutes. The shuttle buses run continuously 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.



If you are driving to the conference, you can access directions for the convention center here.

Cleveland Convention Center
300 Lakeside Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44113


Making Your Travel Plans

When making your travel plans, please keep the following dates and times in mind.

Tuesday, September 8th

Workshops (additional fee) – 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm ET
Opening night reception – Begins at 7:00 pm ET


Wednesday, September 9th

Content Marketing World Day 1
Continental Breakfast begins at 7:00 am ET
Networking reception ends at 6:30 pm ET
Rockin’ Entertainment – Begins at 8:30 pm ET


Thursday, September 10th

Content Marketing World Day 2
Continental Breakfast begins at 7:30 am ET
Closing Session concludes at 5:30 pm ET
Evening on Own


Friday, September 11th

Industry Labs (additional fee)
Continental Breakfast begins at 8:00 am ET
Opening Sessions begin at 9:00 am ET


Preparing for your visit

Cleveland is a great place to visit! Staying downtown you’ll have access to attractions such as the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Playhouse Square Theater District, Great Lakes Science Center, Progressive Field and more.
For more information on shopping, dining and playing in Cleveland please visit