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Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk

Guest reviews

4.7/5 Exceptional
969 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Air Conditioning
Restaurant
Gym
Breakfast Available
Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
Hand sanitizer provided

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationOhio Stadium6 min walk
Popular LocationOhio State University10 min walk
Popular LocationJack Nicklaus Museum14 min walk
AirportColumbus, OH (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.)14 min drive

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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

    4.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 280 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds

    4.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 280 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Executive Loft, 1 King Bed

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 459 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Columbus

Located in Columbus's University District neighborhood, The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center is in the business district and near the airport. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens, while Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum and Wexner Center for the Arts are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Ohio Stadium or Schottenstein Center.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Ohio Stadium - 6 min walk
  • Ohio State University - 10 min walk
  • Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum - 13 min walk
  • Schottenstein Center - 13 min walk
  • Jack Nicklaus Museum - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • John Glenn Columbus Intl. Airport (CMH) - 14 min drive

Restaurants

  • Bistro 2110 — 1 min walk
  • Bistro 2110 at the Blackwell Hotel - 1 min walk
  • Panera Bread - 3 min walk
  • The Thristy Scholar - 5 min walk
  • Buffalo Wild Wings - 9 min walk

About this property

The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center

4-star Columbus hotel in University District, walk to Ohio Stadium
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a conference center, valet parking, and a business center. All 151 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with digital channels, and comforts like pillowtop beds and premium bedding. Guests will also find room service, hydromassage showerheads, and coffee makers.
The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center offers 151 accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and complimentary newspapers. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 49-inch flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include showers with hydromassage showerheads, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and 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 irons/ironing boards. 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
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry sanitization guidelines of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking: USD 25 per day
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–11 AM: USD 2.25-20.00 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Fitness center

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference center (15375 square feet of space)

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant

More

  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Linens
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

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

Entertainment

  • 49-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable/satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

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

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Guests are encouraged to arrive four hours prior to football games (due to road closures around the stadium and hotel). Guests can check in after the game; the hotel will store luggage until rooms are available. Please contact the hotel directly for game day information.

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from August 1 2020 to February 1 2021 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.00 per stay
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 2.25 and USD 20.00 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 25 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.00 per stay

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
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer
Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service
Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings
The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

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
Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

Blackwell Columbus
The Blackwell Columbus, Ohio
Blackwell Hotel Columbus
The Blackwell Hotel Columbus
Blackwell Inn Pfahl Columbus
Blackwell Inn Pfahl
Blackwell Pfahl Columbus
Blackwell Pfahl
The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center Hotel
The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center Columbus
The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center Hotel Columbus

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center?
Self parking is available for USD 15. Valet parking is available for USD 25 per day.
What time is check-in at The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM–midnight.
What time is check-out at The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center?
Check-out is at noon.
Where is this property located?
Located in University District, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Ohio Stadium, Ohio State University, and Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum. Schottenstein Center and Wexner Center for the Arts are also within 15 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center

4.7
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
722
4 - Good
192
3 - Okay
33
2 - Mediocre
13
1 - Poor
9
4.8
Cleanliness
4.7
Service and Staff
4.5
Amenities
4.7
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Beautiful hotel! 25$ for parking very clean was a Ohio college hotel not sure

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Beautiful room and hotel lobby across the street from Ohio State University Football stadium.

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

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    Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

    4/5 Good

      This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

      5/5 Excellent

        This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
        Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020