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The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center
4 out of 5
0.5 mi from Ohio State University
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The price is $95 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (995 reviews)

"We live the location on campus, especially the view of the stadium. The staff are always professional and friendly, and the hotel is very clean. The bed and bedding were really comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2020

The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center
Short North/osu! Pet Friendly!
0.8 mi from Ohio State University
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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!
The Varsity Inn
2 out of 5
0.8 mi from Ohio State University
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The price is $65 per night
3.5/5Good! (1,673 reviews)

"Everything was good."…"

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2020

The Varsity Inn
Steps To OSU Campus+tailgate Garage Add on Avail
0.5 mi from Ohio State University
The price is $500 per night
Steps To OSU Campus+tailgate Garage Add on Avail
Victorian Village Villa
0.8 mi from Ohio State University
The price is $140 per night
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Amazing!!!!!

"Place was super clean. Host were extremely nice. Hope to visit again really soon. This place is a must see for sure!!!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

Victorian Village Villa
Urban Oasis in Short North Near Ohio State University, Grandview Yard
5/5Exceptional! (164 reviews)

"This place was truly wonderful! Lisa was so friendly, quick to communicate, and went above and beyond to make our stay simple and pleasurable. They really did think of just about everything! The location was perfect and the price was MORE than fair. We will absolutely stay there again when we go ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Urban Oasis in Short North Near Ohio State University, Grandview Yard
SpringHill Suites Columbus OSU
3 out of 5
0.8 mi from Ohio State University
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The price is $89 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (794 reviews)

"The room was amazing. They have the bathroom seperated, the bath tub and sink was seperate from the sink and toilet. Bed were seperate from the living area. Very clean."…"

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2020

SpringHill Suites Columbus OSU
3 Bedroom Executive in OSU Area................................................
The price is $150 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (41 reviews)
Beautiful

"Place was beautiful and bigger than what expected. For it to be in the campus area, was actually pretty quiet in the neighborhood. Over all great stay. Me and my girls will book again in the future."…"

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2020

3 Bedroom Executive in OSU Area................................................
Harrison House Bed & Breakfast
3 out of 5
0.8 mi from Ohio State University
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Harrison House Bed & Breakfast
Aloft Columbus University District
3 out of 5
0.9 mi from Ohio State University
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The price is $149 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (8 reviews)
Great place to stay!

"Great stay. Staff was wonderful. Enjoyed the new hotel!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2020

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Ohio State University is located in an area of Columbus known for its great live music scene. The neighborhood is home to 8 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something with the amenities you're looking for.

Staying Near Ohio State University

There are 9 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Ohio State University, including these options:

  • The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center: This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, free WiFi, and a fitness center. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its central location and room size.
  • The Varsity Inn: This 2-star hotel features free WiFi, free parking, and a 24-hour front desk. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and proximity to public transit.
  • SpringHill Suites Columbus OSU: With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. Our customers like its bar and clean, comfortable rooms.

Things to See and Do Near Ohio State University

Now that you've visited Ohio State University, you can discover the sights within a couple miles of the area.

COSI, Wexner Center for the Arts, and Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum feature captivating exhibits. Arnold Schwarzenegger Statue, Rhodes State Office Tower, and Capitol Square are monuments to see when you're exploring the area around Ohio State University. You can watch performances at Palace Theatre, Newport Music Hall, and Columbus Children's Theatre if you're interested in local theater.

Mapfre Stadium and Nationwide Arena are some sights worth a visit in the area. Spend some time checking out Ohio Theatre, which is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Ohio State University, or make a stop by Easton Town Center, located 6.4 mi (10.2 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Ohio State University?
Ohio State University 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 18 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best place to stay near Ohio State University?
The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. It’s located just a short 0.5 mi (0.7 km) from Ohio State University. Other good options within a short distance include The Varsity Inn and SpringHill Suites Columbus OSU.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Ohio State University, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel bookings are refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your check-in date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to get the top deals on offer near Ohio State University.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Ohio State University?
To access more information about changing or cancelling your stay near Ohio State University, head over to our customer service page.
What can I see and do near Ohio State University?
You’ll want to browse the collections at COSI, Columbus Museum of Art, and Wexner Center for the Arts. Arnold Schwarzenegger Statue, Rhodes State Office Tower, and Capitol Square are notable landmarks to explore if you’re in the area. You can watch performances at Newport Music Hall, Palace Theatre, and Ohio Theatre if you’re interested in local theater.

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