Get an overview of this hotelSuburban Columbus hotel in University District, near Ohio State University


Located in University District, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Ohio State Medical Center and Ohio State University. Ohio Stadium and COSI are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

Along with an outdoor pool, this smoke-free hotel has RV/bus/truck parking and free self parking. WiFi in public areas is free.

Room Amenities

All 119 individually furnished rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Other amenities available to guests include cable TV, premium bedding, and coffee makers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Varsity Inn South Hotel features an outdoor pool and RV/bus/truck parking. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Varsity Inn South Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Total number of rooms - 119 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor pool  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Phone 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower/tub combination 

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 4 AM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


Pets allowed, Only dogs and cats are allowed, Pet maximum weight in lb is 100

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 10 per accommodation, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

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