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Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you don't mind sharing a bedroom with 4 or 5 strangers, this place is a real adventure. International guests, free breakfast, helpful staff, hot tub, bicycles on loan, interesting student neighborhood, a great CD collection (remember compact discs?)...all for about $30 a night. It's guaranteed that you'll feel young and adventuresome while you're here, even if you're usually not....

Thank edvspoon
Lancaster, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Wayfaring Buckeye for 5 nights recently while visiting Ohio State University. The location for this is ideal - only a 20 minute walk and it is very well placed for a short, easy and cheap bus journey downtown. Everything was great, the room and facilities were clean, tidy and modern. Breakfast was plentiful and I didn't...

Thank etalbot1291
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time staying in a hostel and very impressed. Definitely will stay in another and if I'm ever in Columbus again I know where to call. All facilities were up to par and Ray was helpful from the time I arrived and departed. Highly recommended!!!

2Thank Charshria T
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Stayed overnight at this sweet, conveniently located, homey hostel, and will return anytime I have something going on in Columbus. The place is clean and comfy, with a friendly director who sets the tone for guests.The kitchen is well-stocked with a variety of breakfast options, there's a hot tub in the back, you can do your laundry, and if you're...

Thank Terry A
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This place is the first place I came to stay in U.S.A . My first time ever. The hostel is amazing. The people are so friendly. They would go beyond their way to help you it. This place has all the essential stuff . You wouldnt be disappointed. Robbie has managed this place in an amazing way. He makes us...

Thank Nisha M
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Check-in was easy, and I was greeted warmly with a tour of the property. Everything was clean and accurate to the listing. Unfortunately, I was only able to spend one night here and not longer. I either missed the check-out procedures or forgot them so I apologize for just leaving the towel & sheets on the bed. If I return...

Thank Nathan M
Morgantown, West Virginia
Reviewed 21 August 2016

My friend booked us at this hostel. I've never stayed at one before. I really didn't know what to expect, but didn't have high expectations. The dude that checked us in, Rob, was very nice. The place smelled great, there were bikes to rent for free, a clean hot tub, free computer/internet use, clean linens and rooms, clean shower, and...

Thank h0m3b0dy
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I stayed in a hostel once before a couple of years ago. Make numerous trips to Columbus to see the events going on! Anyway, always see this option on the travel sites, so decided to check it out for myself! It is one of the coolest places ever with one of the most friendly owners!!! Got there, kind of later...

1Thank Alexis R
Reviewed 29 June 2016

The Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel is truly a gem in the city of Columbus and I have been recommending it to everyone that I know. I visit Columbus every year from Seattle and look forward to staying at the hostel. Not only does it have every amenity you need, it is clean, welcoming, centrally located to OSU campus and in a...

1Thank Genevieve B
Westerville, Ohio
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Was lucky enough to stay in the new tiny cabin on the property. Must say it was an awesome adventure. I'm new overall to the tiny home idea but it was definitely something I would do again. Spent some time in the hostel as well and was very pleased with the overall mood and attitude of not only the staff...

2Thank DeathProofMoose

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel

Address: 2407 Indiana Ave, Columbus, OH 43202-3109
Region: United States > Ohio > Columbus
Price Range: $42 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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“The automated locks can be loud. Maybe ask for a bed further from doors if you have trouble sleeping. Earplugs are 25 cents”
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“If you don't mind a roommate, or 2, any of the rooms are good.”
jeffp236, 18 Mar 2016 | Read review
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