ILP’s Location — Learn, Live and Play in the Beautiful City of Blue Ash

International Language PLUS is conveniently located right in Blue Ash.

ILP’s location in the nationally recognized Blue Ash, suburb of Cincinnati, provides the ambiance just perfect for your learning experience. Blue Ash has received multiple awards for being a great place to live, work, and play, giving you an opportunity to be completely immersed in English and gain a true understanding of everyday American life.

Shops, banks, libraries, hospitals, and major businesses are all within just a few minutes of ILP. Parking is free and plentiful, and our classrooms are comfortable and cheerful. Our warm, friendly staff and atmosphere make you feel right at home. Plus, you get everything Blue Ash has to offer!

Fortune magazine awarded Blue Ash “One of the Best Places To Live and Launch a Business in America.” This is one of many national rankings highlighting our area’s quality of life, community development, business climate and wonderful recreational attractions.

Downtown Cincinnati Skyline

Just a 20 Minute Drive North of Downtown Cincinnati

You get access to all this in just the 7.7 square miles surrounding International Language PLUS, with quick access to downtown Cincinnati and four highways that connect you into the mid-West and the entire continental United States.

At ILP, you’re just a short drive to downtown Cincinnati’s countless cultural, entertainment and sporting venues, where you can experience an NFL football game or Major League Baseball game at Great American Ballpark.

And Cincinnati is effectively reflective of many aspects of American culture and people because it’s right on the border of Kentucky, bringing together the people and culture of the American mid-West and the American South.

150+ year old Roebling Suspension Bridge spans the Ohio River to Kentucky.

Blue Ash Gives You Top Ranked Amenities

When learning with International Language PLUS you get small town charm and top-rated amenities normally found only in big US cities.

You’ll be amongst great restaurants, free summer concerts, annual festivals, the renowned Blue Ash Recreation Center, Golf Digest‘s top 75 public golf course Blue Ash Golf Course (out of over 10,000 courses!), and many beautiful parks, including the 130 acre Summit Park with restaurants, a concert pavilion, ice skating rink, an observation tower and more!

Enjoy using Blue Ash’s affordable and healthy bike share program Known as Zagster, you can ride for as little as $1, traversing more than 35 miles of connected pathways for walking and biking (see the City’s connectivity map and station locations here).

Blue Ash Golf Course (pc: Terrence Huge)

Following are just a few of Blue Ash’s accolades:

  • Awarded “50 Fabulous Places to Raise Your Family in America” twice!
  • Land use: residential (35%), business (35%) public/other (30%)
  • Moody’s municipal bond rating: AA
  • Top rated Sycamore School District

Blue Ash is Conveniently Located

  • 35 minutes to nearly 170 daily flights to 55 cities nonstop
  • Quick access to I-275, I-71, I-75, Ronald Reagan Cross County Highway
  • 12 miles northeast of Cincinnati
  • 20 minutes or less from most area attractions
  • Extensive recreation facilities for nature, arts and sports enthusiasts
  • Year-round special events, entertainment and recreation
Zagster Rental Bikes (pc: City of Blue Ash)

Explore Blue Ash

The tower’s glass elevator takes visitors to the 125 foot Observation Deck, where they can see downtown Cincinnati, King Island’s Eiffel Tower and other familiar landmarks. For a beautiful overview of the park, visitors can also choose to enjoy the lower Observation Deck at 26 feet. Both decks are secure with glass barriers and safe for children.

Blue Ash has Scores of Hotels and Shopping and Dining is Plentiful

Blue Ash offers delightful dining with a large variety of restaurants such as Parker’s Blue Ash Tavern, Brown Dog Café, TAHONA, Sleepy Bee Café, Skyline Chili, Nanny Belle’s Ice cream and multiple microbrewery restaurants.

Blue Ash fireworks at Summit Park (pc: City of Blue Ash)

We are just 1.5 miles from the Kenwood Towne Centre, the largest shopping mall in Ohio, and 1.8 miles from Summit Park. There are many hotels in the area, but check with us
at ILP to obtain ILP’s special room rates.

More than 2,300 Companies Make Their Home in Blue Ash

Blue Ash is home to more than 2,300 companies including Proctor & Gamble, Time Warner Cable, Toyota, Kroger, Johnson & Johnson, Coca-Cola, Mercy Health and more. Blue Ash is home to U.S. companies and also offices for more than 400 foreign-owned companies from countries such as Japan, France, Germany, Switzerland, Scotland, Ireland, United Kingdom, Finland and more.

Kenwood Towne Center Mall

Following are Links to Convention & Visitors’
Bureaus for the City of Blue Ash and Cincinnati

Blue Ash Visitors Guide – Book a golf tee time, see concerts, and more
Cincinnati Visitors Bureau – See what’s happening in the city
Cincinnati Visitors Guide – A virtual magazine or you can print it out
What to Do in Cincinnati – Attractions, shopping, arts, sports and events

Feel Free to Interact with the Google Map
Below to Explore Blue Ash and Cincinnati

Let Us Know How We Can Serve You

We trust this information about ILP’s home town is helpful for you. If you need anything at all, please feel free to call our International Language PLUS office at +1 (513) 791-9293, or email us at We hope to see you soon!