Aloft Columbus University District

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Pillowtop beds, in-room safe, individually decorated
Pillowtop beds, in-room safe, individually decorated
Pillowtop beds, in-room safe, individually decorated
Pillowtop beds, in-room safe, individually decorated

Overview of Aloft Columbus University District

Aloft Columbus University District

3 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
1295 OLENTANGY RIVER RD, Columbus, OH, 43212

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationOhio State University9 min walk
  • Popular LocationOhio State Medical Center17 min walk
  • Popular LocationJames Cancer Hospital6 min drive
  • AirportColumbus, OH (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.)13 min drive

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About this area

Columbus

Aloft Columbus University District is located in Columbus. Palace Theatre and Ohio Theatre are notable landmarks, and some of the area's popular attractions include COSI and Ohio State Fairgrounds. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Ohio Stadium or Nationwide Arena. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including outlet shopping.

What's nearby

  • Ohio State University - 9 min walk
  • Ohio State Medical Center - 17 min walk
  • Wexner Center for the Arts - 4 min drive
  • James Cancer Hospital - 6 min drive
  • Ohio Stadium - 6 min drive

Restaurants

  • W XYZ Bar — 1 min walk
  • The Columbus Fish Market — 2 min walk
  • Bob Evans — 5 min walk
  • Five Guys — 10 min walk
  • Brazenhead Irish Pub — 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Port Columbus International Airport (CMH) - 13 min drive

About this property

Aloft Columbus University District

3-star hotel, walk to Ohio State University
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a fitness center and a snack bar/deli. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, a business center, and a meeting room are onsite. All 164 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with cable channels and Netflix, and other amenities include hydromassage showerheads and coffee makers.
Aloft Columbus University District offers 164 accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. 55-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and Netflix. Bathrooms include showers with hydromassage showerheads, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott)

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee 6:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–11:00 AM on weekends: USD 5.00-12.00 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Fitness center

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Mini-fridge
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business center
  • Meeting room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair-width doorways

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Pillow-top mattress

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Shampoo
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 55-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Netflix
  • Premium channels
  • Streaming services

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Mini-fridge

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per accommodation
2 per room (up to 50 lbs)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5.00 and USD 12.00 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per accommodation

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, and Diners Club; cash is not accepted

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Aloft Columbus
Aloft Columbus University District Hotel
Aloft Columbus University District Columbus
Aloft Columbus University District Hotel Columbus

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Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 112 out of 184 reviews
5 - Excellent 61%
Rating 4 - Good. 44 out of 184 reviews
4 - Good 24%
Rating 3 - Okay. 20 out of 184 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 7 out of 184 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 184 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
great location, great price
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very personable and professional. Everyone was helpful. The hotel is very clean and wonderfully located near Ohio State University. GREAT restaurant on property with a menu for everyone. Wow! Highly recommend the hotel.
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stay here often but I guess this weekend they were booked solid. Tried to switch rooms and couldn’t which is fine since they were so booked. Stayed two nights and could not get a bottle of water that’s what upset me!
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Easy to get in and out
Stayed 9 nights in Oct 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
The hotel was very nice and had a nice modern to you. However, the staff was not very friendly more helpful and the amenities were vert limited
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021