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The Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel
1.5 out of 5
1 mi from Ohio State Fairgrounds
The price is $64 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (138 reviews)

"The property provides great value for the cost and the staff is very friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2020

The Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel
The Mapfre Mile Duplex
1.1 mi from Ohio State Fairgrounds
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4.7/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)
Arnold 2020

"Had to make the best of sudden cancellation of the Arnold but owner did their best to make the stay smooth and even waived fees for extra guests.Thank you for making a bad situation,end up good!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

The Mapfre Mile Duplex
3 Bedroom Executive in OSU Area................................................
The price is $150 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (44 reviews)
Good stay

"I had a good stay at the home. Close to a lot of places, some walking distance. I would definitely stay again. Thank you"…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

3 Bedroom Executive in OSU Area................................................
Comfort Suites
2.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Ohio State Fairgrounds
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $80 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (970 reviews)

"The rooms and the professional customer service. Microwave wave available in the rooms."…"

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Comfort Suites
Days Inn by Wyndham Columbus Fairgrounds
2 out of 5
0.2 mi from Ohio State Fairgrounds
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $57 per night
2.7/5 (993 reviews)

"Everything was very nice"…"

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Columbus Fairgrounds
Short North/osu! Pet Friendly!
1 mi from Ohio State Fairgrounds
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5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Perfect location to walk to stadium

"Just a quick weekend trip to see the football game at OSU. The apartment was perfect, very clean and comfortable. Parking was right outside. Walkable to campus and Short North. Grocery store across the street. What more could you ask for. We would definitely stay here again next year. Thank so ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2019

Short North/osu! Pet Friendly!
Huge House w/ Balcony in Historical Glen Echo !
1.1 mi from Ohio State Fairgrounds
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5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Glen Echo

"Place was very clean and well kept."…"

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2019

Huge House w/ Balcony in Historical Glen Echo !
Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center
2.5 out of 5
1 mi from Ohio State Fairgrounds
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The price is $80 per night
3.9/5Good! (563 reviews)

"This place was awesome. Rooms practically brand new. A great place to stop."…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center
The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center
4 out of 5
1.3 mi from Ohio State Fairgrounds
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4.7/5Exceptional! (967 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2020

The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center
Moxy Columbus Short North
3 out of 5
1.6 mi from Ohio State Fairgrounds
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $139 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (53 reviews)

"It’s new cute and trendy, but very tiny rooms with very uncomfortable beds! The bed was so hard my hips hurt so bad I had to keep turning from side to side."…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Moxy Columbus Short North
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Ohio State Fairgrounds is located in an area of Columbus known for its great live music scene. Columbus is home to 197 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Ohio State Fairgrounds

Choose from these hotels and other accommodations, all within a mile of Ohio State Fairgrounds:

  • Days Inn by Wyndham Columbus Fairgrounds: With a stay at this 2-star motel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and comfortable rooms.
  • Comfort Suites: This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant, and an indoor pool. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and pool.
  • Holiday Inn Express Ex I-71 / OH State Fair / Expo Center: With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms.

Things to See and Do Near Ohio State Fairgrounds

After you've visited Ohio State Fairgrounds, you can discover the sights and attractions within a couple miles of the area.

You might want to spend some time browsing the exhibits at COSI, Ohio History Center, or Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum. While you're exploring, swing by James Thurber House, Rhodes State Office Tower, and Capitol Square to learn a bit about the area. You can catch a show at Palace Theatre, Newport Music Hall, and Columbus Children's Theatre.

Mapfre Stadium and Ohio State University are both worth a visit while you're checking out the area. You might also stop by Nationwide Arena, located 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Ohio State Fairgrounds, or Ohio Theatre which is 2.8 mi (4.6 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Ohio State Fairgrounds?
Ohio State Fairgrounds is located in an area of Columbus known for its great live music scene. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 11 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
Where is the best place to stay near Ohio State Fairgrounds?
Adjacent to Ohio State Fairgrounds, Comfort Suites is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers free breakfast and an indoor pool. Other good choices within a short distance include Days Inn by Wyndham Columbus Fairgrounds and Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Ohio State Fairgrounds, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your arrival date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best deals near Ohio State Fairgrounds.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Ohio State Fairgrounds?
To access more information about rescheduling or cancelling your stay near Ohio State Fairgrounds, click here.
What can I see and do near Ohio State Fairgrounds?
You’ll want to browse the collections at COSI, Columbus Museum of Art, and Ohio History Center. Explore landmarks like Palace Theatre, Ohio Theatre, and Southern Theater. You can check out the local talent at Newport Music Hall, Columbus Children’s Theatre, and Lincoln Theatre.

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