8 Beautiful Baby Shower Venue Ideas in Columbus (2024)


Event venues on Peerspace typically cost between $80 — $220 per hour.

Have you found yourself responsible for hosting an upcoming baby shower in gorgeous Columbus, Ohio? So often, these events are just about the gifts and the games. But why not add a little spice and personality? Shake your shower up by hosting it at one of these baby shower venue ideas in Columbus.

It’s incredibly convenient to rent a space perfect for a baby shower through Peerspace. As the largest online marketplace for hourly rental venues, Peerspace offers a smorgasbord of Columbus-area venues where you can host your anything-but-boring baby shower. Plus, when you book a Peerspace, your event is maximized with the help of your venue’s local host. They are dedicated to ensuring your time in their space is perfect and can help provide suggestions when it comes to decor, catering, and more.

It’s time to get excited and look at some stunning venues! Here’s a selection of just a few of the types of venues you can book through Peerspace.

1. Make it a classy affair at this downtown mansion with a parlor

Downtown lounge with offstreet parking columbus rental
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Upscale, swanky, posh — if these are words that describe the mom-to-be, this downtown Columbus parlor would be the ideal spot to hold her baby shower. Situated in a historic mansion, this lounge can accommodate about two dozen guests. It is part of a co-working space, so the suite comes complete with a large table for food and presents, cushy furniture, and lots of natural light. The room would be a beautiful place to host a baby shower in Columbus.

Another great Peerspace feature is that each listing includes genuine reviews from past renters. In this case, check out what one past reviewer shared about their experience at this mansion. “This space was beautiful and exactly as pictured. Perfect for our needs. Melissa was such a pleasure to work with and made the whole process very simple. Would book again in a heartbeat!”

2. Create beautiful memories in this well-appointed gathering space

Bright, open common room with plentiful parking columbus rental
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Universally appealing, this versatile 800-square-foot room can host all sorts of medium-sized events, including baby showers with up to 40 standing or 24 seated guests. The space has nice lighting and comfy seating and provides lots of room to circulate throughout the party. Scatter festive decorations and set the gifts on one of the several tables and consider projecting adorable images and thematic music using the included audio-visual equipment.

A Peerspace reviewer who booked her baby shower here shared the following about her experience. “The space was fantastic! A lot of bright, natural light and very open to accommodate a larger group. Lots of counter space as well. Melissa was very helpful and quick to respond – a pleasure to work with.”

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3. Get everything you need at this versatile, elegant downtown space

Where Versatility Meets Elegance in Downton Columbus, Ohio
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If you’re looking to throw a big baby shower bash but aren’t sure how exactly to do so, then you need to book this where versatility meets elegance downtown event venue. This open 3,000-square-foot event room boasts high ceilings, exposed brick walls, and other beautiful industrial accents that harken back to Columbus’s historic roots. Yet, thanks to the host, you can enjoy a huge range of modern amenities sure to delight you and the mom-to-be!

For instance, you can make use of a range of tables, white resin or clear Chiavari chairs, a full kitchen, speakers, and a stage. Plus, to make the baby shower even more perfect, the host also provides decor services and 360 photo and video booths! Venues like this make it easy to throw an event befitting such a special occasion.

4. Make a grand impression at this artistic brownstone with NOLA vibes

Artistic Downtown Brownstone with a NOLA Vibe
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If you’re looking for baby shower venue ideas in Columbus that provide a one-of-a-kind experience, then look no further than this NOLA-inspired downtown brownstone. It is a 1,700-square-foot historic home with room after room of vibrant color and decor. There is a fully-equipped kitchen on the premises, as well as a dining table for 10 and a vintage record player. We can envision a tasty baby shower brunch kicking off in this amazing space!

Perhaps unsurprisingly, this brownstone has plenty of rave reviews from past renters on Peerspace! Here’s one example: “This place is an absolute gem! There is nowhere else like it in Columbus. Keira was so sweet and helpful, I highly recommend booking!”

5. An equipped production studio with a cyclorama

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Typically used for making film and video productions, this studio space in East Beechwold is also appropriate for events like baby showers, especially if you’re interested in taking lots of pictures (and aren’t we all?). Rental fees include the usage of backdrops like a live plant wall and a sound system, and there’s even a fog machine. One of the best aspects of this venue is that it includes a rare outdoor space for your guests to enjoy. Plus, the host can provide you with a professional photographer or videographer to ensure every sweet moment is captured.

Speaking of the host, Tucker, he sounds like the type of host who steps in to help when needed, judging by this venue’s Peerspace reviews. Here’s one example: “Used the space for a marriage proposal and the host answered all questions and everything I needed on the day was provided. He even stepped in to help with some decorating. The space was very clean. Couldn’t be any happier! Great host.”

6. Host a sophisticated soiree at this Short North sun-drenched corner apartment

Short North Sun-Drenched Corner Apartment
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High ceilings, bright light, and modern furnishings are only a few of the beautiful features of this Short North Arts District apartment that you could rent to host your baby shower. It is a more than 1,400-square-foot home with an open living area and numerous large windows letting in plenty of sunshine. The apartment has all of the comforts of home (well, you know, a really, really stylish home!), ensuring the mom-to-be and all of the guests are comfy and can enjoy food, games, and gift opening in a beautiful, private setting.

“I’d been eyeing this location for a bit and am SO happy I pulled the trigger,” shares a Peerspace reviewer. “Tara was an absolute dream to work with, super professional and prompt to respond to messages. The space was beautiful and exactly as pictured/described. I’m beyond thrilled with my experience and highly recommend this location!💛”

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7. Enjoy 5-star service at this urban gathering gallery space

Urban Gathering Space with a Gallery Ambience | 5 Star Staffing
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A favorite Columbus event venue is this urban gathering space with a gallery ambiance in Short North. It’s baby shower-perfect with space for up to 30 guests and a setting that is eclectic, airy, and sure to delight the mom-to-be.

The host provides a signature cocktail (though surely a mocktail would be no problem for them to whip up!) and small plate and charcuterie options. For a customized baby shower in a stylish space that suits the mom to a T, it’s hard to imagine baby shower venue deas in Columbus better than this!

A Peerspace reviewer who booked this gallery for an event shared: “The venue was perfect for our needs! We were able to have our event without any issues, and the host was as helpful as could be! The venue was easy to change around for our space needs and was absolutely gorgeous. We’ll definitely be back next time we need a space!

8. Host a beautiful gathering at this bright co-working space

Convertible meeting room in UA with plentiful parking columbus rental
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This convertible coworking space in Marble Cliff Crossing actually comprises two options for small gatherings from which the host can select. One is more of a conference room style, but so pretty and well-appointed that it could easily convert into a space for a quiet baby shower or similarly mellow get-together. Another rentable other room in the co-working building is a peaceful library which can also facilitate a pleasant intimate event. Just let the host know which you would prefer when bringing your Columbus baby shower ideas to life.

A Peerspace reviewer who booked her baby shower shared the following about her experience. “Was definitely a great experience we had a baby shower there plenty of room and seating very clean was very easy to get in and out had a nice view would highly recommend to anyone will definitely be booking again in need be.”

Peerspace is home to the best baby shower venue ideas in Columbus

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This is just a sampling of the best baby shower venue ideas in Columbus that you can book on Peerspace. It’s understandable that you want to throw a perfect shower, whether you’re the mom-to-be or her loved one. But with Peerspace at your side, a lot of the stress of party planning melts away. Especially when you rely on your venue’s dedicated host. With more Columbus rentals being added daily, keeping an eye on our site is imperative.

Most importantly, book the space that stands out most to you and have a wonderful baby shower!

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