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Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area

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#16 of 143 Hotels in Columbus
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The staff were very accommodating and professional. Very engaging staff. Nice and clean rooms. The internet was relatively as it relates to activity. I also had pretty good service at the bar. Check out was also good.

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Little Rock, United States
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

This location is conveniently located to a variety of restaurants,grocery and convenience stores. Not sure how the atmosphere is during OSU game season, but it was quiet and a professional atmosphere while I was there. Rooms are spacious and clean. It would be nice to have a free breakfast, but that is not the norm for this chain, so it...

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Joe F, Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We appreciate your feedback as we are always looking to improve our service and amenities. I am happy to see that you enjoyed your stay with us! We'd be honored to accommodate you again and hope to see you soon! Yours in Hospitality,

Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel was very clean with excellent staff. Highly recommend. Great location for a concert we went to on OSU property. The restaurant was also well staffed and very efficient. Hightly recommend this hotel when in Columbus area

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South Charleston, WV
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great choice when visiting the OSU campus. Clean and comfortable rooms. Nice lobby and outdoor sitting areas. Short drive (or long, but very doable walk) to campus. Convenient to football stadium and basketball arena. Would definitely stay here again if in the area.

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COLUMBUS, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A decent place to crash that's close to OSU. I found the staff helpful and accommodating but the linens were yellowed. Bathroom was clean though. You could certainly do worse I suppose. The free parking was a bonus and they run shuttles to the stadium during football games.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great access to all work locations in Columbus. Very helpful staff; eager to please. Hot tub always available and not crowded. Parking very sufficient and secure. Hilton Honors status was immediately recognized and acknowledged, and "perks" were forthcoming. I'll use this property again

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Greater Cincinnati
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice newer rooms, great breakfast options. Hotel lobby light and friendly Plenty of free parking It was very busy and noisy during the stay due to many families being there and kids running the hallways.

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Youngstown
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Hilton Garden Inn for one night with my husband and two daughters (ages 12 and 9) after a Columbus Crew game. We originally considered a location a bit closer to the stadium but many hotels were booked. This particular stretch of Olentangy River Road had limited restaurant and shopping options compared to other hotels we considered,...

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Atlanta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decent food/shopping options around. Easy to find and easy to get to from CMH. Digital Key works great. Room was clean and quiet, but you can see some wear and tear beginning to show. Good breakfast options.

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Joe F, Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts on our hotel. We truly appreciate your helpful feedback as we are always looking to improve our service and amenities. I am happy to see that you enjoyed your stay with us! We are actually beginning a full guest room renovation of our hotel towards the end of November of...

Jensen Beach, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location to campus and sports facilities. Hotel staff was very accommodating and personable. Housekeeping was efficient and very friendly. Restaurant service and breakfast staff were fast and friendly as well.

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Joe F, Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience. I am happy to hear you found all our staff to your liking. We look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel in the future. At Hilton Garden Inn, we promise to do whatever it takes to ensure you are satisfied!

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area hotel near Ohio State University and Jerome Schottenstein Center, home of Buckeye basketball and ice hockey. Enjoy a convenient location minutes from Short North Arts and Entertainment District, Ohio State University Hospital, and the Greater Columbus Convention Center. There are all kinds of attractions near Ohio State University. Bring the kids to experience the Electrostatic Generator at COSI, Center for Science and Industry, or visit Jungle Jack and the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. Whether you're in Columbus, Ohio on business or to tailgate at the Buckeye's football game, we'll provide a comfortable hotel room near Ohio State University to help you feel at home. Enjoy a comfortable bed, in-room hospitality center, and a flat-screen HDTV. Appreciate features such as complimentary wired and wireless WiFi, a modern fitness center, an indoor pool and free parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area

Address: 3232 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus, OH 43202-1519
Region: United States > Ohio > Columbus
Price Range: $167 - $361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area 3*
Number of rooms: 158
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Also Known As:
Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area Hotel Columbus
Hilton Columbus
Columbus Hilton
Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area Ohio
Hotel Style:
#14 Romantic Hotel in Columbus
#16 Family Hotel in Columbus
#20 Business Hotel in Columbus
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“I always ask for the top floor away from the Elevators and Ice Machines.”
goldenoneOhio, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I originally asked for connecting rooms and they even were going to arrange that. They are very accommodating to their guests.”
ksherman4753, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms further away from Olentangy Road are quieter, that is, the back side of the hotel.”
N_skier, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Along the river side is nicest. Hotel is set back, so pretty quiet all over.”
  • You can see the Olentangy river and a park to the right middle.
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  • Comfy bed and chair.
  • Clean shower and new curtain
  • Toilet and tiles
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  • Coffee and mw and fridge area.
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findwine, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Stayed in 307 facing front. Would have preferred higher floor for river view, but rooms available were next to the smoking rooms, 501-505.”
LuvsOurTravels, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
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