455 Hebron Road, Heath, Ohio 43056 ∙ 740.345.8224 ∙ EscapeToLickingCounty.com Destination Profile Licking County is located in Central Ohio, just 25 miles east of Columbus. Easily accessible from Interstate 70, State Route 16, State Route 161 and State Route 13. Licking County offers city conveniences combined with rural charm. Act Like a Kid Again • This destination brings out the kids in all of us at Velvet Ice Cream- Ye Olde Mill. • Chocolate! Chocolate! Chocolate! Goumas Candyland has been the best place to find the most delicious candies in Licking County for generations! • Enjoy the Glass Blowing Studio of The Works. Enjoy demonstrations, try your hand at it, and enjoy hands-on glass jewelry making yourself! Stay, Relax, and Unwind • Cherry Valley Lodge is the only hotel in the nation that’s also an arboretum and botanical garden. The Banyan Leaf Spa is the perfect spot to finish your complete vacation experience. • Newark Metropolitan Hotel is a newly remodeled property in downtown Newark that offers a variety of upscale features, sophisticated guest rooms and top-notch amenities to make you feel right at home. • Courtyard by Marriott, Newark-Granville hotel stands above the rest! Explore the nearby village of Granville, Newark, or Buckeye Lake at this newly remodeled location. • Relax at the Hampton Inn-Heath, Ohio hotel three miles from the city center near picturesque countryside, shops, restaurants and attractions like National Heisey Glass Museum, Newark Earthworks, and Indian Mound Mall.