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Motel 6 OSU

7.7 km from Columbus centre
  • Free Wifi
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
US$60*
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3246 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus, OH 43202-1519
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    All reviews riverside hospital osu game recommend this hotel beds were comfortable coffee maker cancer
    Reviewed 20 December 2016

    Stayed one night here in December 2016. In the morning there was no hot water. Called the front desk; they said they'd have maintenance check it out. A little while later I checked the faucet and the hot water was working. Got into the shower...More

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    Response from SIMA P, Guest Relations Manager at Motel 6 OSU

    Dear Tommy859, Thank you for reporting this incident you had in the hotel. We are already making reports about this so the management will be informed by this news. We are very sorry about your disappointment but rest assured, your concerns will be highly appreciated...More

    Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

    I specifically asked for a handicapped accesible room. They put me on the 2nd floor, no elevators on premises mind you, tried to tell me they had no rooms and threatened legal action and amazingly found a handicapped accesible room. Okay great the ramp was...More

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    Response from SIMA P, Guest Relations Manager at Motel 6 OSU

    Dear Danielle S, Thank you for taking the time to complete our survey and share your experience! I am sorry to hear that you did not have a completely comfortable stay at our hotel we are now informed the management about your concerns regarding with...More

    Reviewed 25 September 2016

    I don't think it goes by this name anymore. It was a basic motel,pretty clean,a little beat up from the college crowd but ok. I was alone as a man and as they say "you get what you pay for". More upscale costs you more...More

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    Response from SIMA P, Guest Relations Manager at Motel 6 OSU

    Dear donny b, Thank you for sharing the details about your recent visit. We are so glad to know that you had a wonderful time with us and that you find great value in staying with us. We always aim to give you the best...More

    Reviewed 14 August 2016

    This was a nightmare. I booked this hotel online, putting my cc info to HOLD the room. When I arrived at this location, its not the Varsity Inn, its a Motel 6 having construction work done to it! I went into the front office to...More

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    Response from SIMA P, Guest Relations Manager at Motel 6 OSU

    Dear JAnders81, Thank you for reporting this incident you had in the hotel. We are already making reports about this so the management will be informed by this news. We are very sorry about your disappointment but rest assured, your concerns will be highly appreciated...More

    Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

    We love staying at varsity inn the staff Tanisha and Robyn have been absolutely amazing to us. They give us all our special request and allow early check in time for our father when he's done with radiation would definitely recommend this hotel thanks so...More

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    Response from SIMA P, Guest Relations Manager at Motel 6 OSU

    Dear laurasanders30, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and to acknowledge the efforts of our hardworking staff to be as accommodating, helpful and welcoming as possible. It is rewarding to hear that we have succeeded in making you feel at home...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    Nearby
    Nearby Restaurants
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    107 reviews
    .12 km away
    Rooster's Restaurant & Bar - Olentangy River Rd
    45 reviews
    .22 km away
    Bob Evans
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    .20 km away
    Applebee's
    47 reviews
    .94 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Ohio Stadium
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    2.81 km away
    Whetstone Park / Park of Roses
    217 reviews
    1.76 km away
    The Value City Arena at the Jerome Schottenstein Center
    104 reviews
    2.15 km away
    Jack Nicklaus Museum
    17 reviews
    1.94 km away
    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Taylor N
    Is this hotel currently under renovation? I have a reservation for early June 2017 and was wondering if it will be completed by then.
    15 December 2016|
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    Response from SIMA P | Property representative |
    hi, there we are done with renovation. we have new rooms available. renovation is done. thank you. sima
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    Jomi T
    How close is this to a Dave and busters
    1 August 2016|
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    Room Tips
    "Don't always go by the reviews, call ahead and ask before booking."
    cindy b, 8 months agoRead review
    "Rooms closer to front are quieter."
    Jill C, over a year agoRead review
    "When the outside pool is open, get a room away from it unless you're at the pool a lot because the people..."
    thomasmcsweeney2014, over a year agoRead review
    "Usually a fine choice for a reasonable, clean, inexpensive room."
    Buckeye19444, over a year agoRead review
    "Don't look for anything special, just a clean room"
    June B, over a year agoRead review
    "If you are walking to OSU game, be sure your car is parked at the hotel 3 hours prior to kickoff. Seems like..."
    Joe Z, over a year agoRead review
    "Book early for football games"
    fnluk, over a year agoRead review
    "I stayed in a 1st floor room and could not hear anyone upstairs. Nice and quiet."
    NWOhioRN, over a year agoRead review
    "Walking distance restaurants adjoining parking lot; handicapped unit had ample room for walker to navigate..."
    David U, over a year agoRead review
    "We needed a handicapped room, and it worked out very well for us."
    Rita S, over a year agoRead review