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Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University

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Massillon, Ohio
Reviewed 30 October 2015

We have stayed here 4 times in the past year and a half. The staff,and I mean EVERYONE, are so nice and pleasant and always very responsive to our needs. Rooms are clean and updated!! We love staying here!!

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RedRoof121, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University, responded to this review

I am excited to hear that our staff here at the Red Roof Inn Plus OSU is able to make your stays more enjoyable. We pride ourselves in offering clean, comfortable rooms with excellent guest service. We look forward to seeing you again the next time you are in Columbus, Ohio.

Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 28 October 2015

I have been staying at this hotel a few days every week since the beginning of June 2015 for work. The staff is always super friendly and gives outstanding customer service! Pam is an exceptional employee that goes above and beyond. She calls my room to ensure my satisfaction after I check in. The rooms are always clean and I...

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RedRoof121, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University, responded to this review

I am delighted to here that we are providing you with Clean Rooms, Convenient Location and excellent staff. Pam will be excited to here that she was able to make your stay more pleasant. Here at the Red Roof Inn Plus OSU we pride ourselves in offering clean rooms with excellent guest service. We appreciate your patronage and look forward...

Maplewood, Ohio
Reviewed 27 October 2015

I would like to thank John hazel joy Pam Melinda arman Maggie for making my stay so so good it was like I never left home super nice place to stay very clean just all around awesome. Thank you so much

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RedRoof121, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University, responded to this review

I am delighted to here that our staff and our hotel provides you with a home away from home. We take pride in offering clean, comfortable rooms and excellent guest service. Thank you for taking the time out of your busy schedule to let us know about your stays here with us at the Red Roof Inn The Ohio State...

Pittsburgh
Reviewed 16 October 2015

This is an ok place that we picked for it's closeness to the University. It is easy to find and was right off the highway. The room was updated and had a flat screen tv, microwave, and fridge. It appeared clean but it did have a smell, kind of musty. The best part of the room were the beds. They...

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RedRoof121, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University, responded to this review

I am happy to hear that you had a good nights sleep at the Red Roof Inn Plus OSU. The fire pit is not constantly lit. When a guest want to use the fire pit there is a timer switch that you have to turn on for the fire pit to light. I apologize that this was not explained to...

Wooster, Ohio
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Check in was easy and the front desk worker was pleasant. The rooms are easily accessed by either stairs or an elevator. The rooms were clean and the beds were comfortable. They offer WI-fi and it actually worked, unlike many other hotels we have stayed at recently. This is not a luxury hotel, but for the price it covers everything...

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RedRoof121, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University, responded to this review

I am delighted to hear that you found everything that you needed in our Red Roof Inn Plus OSU location. We appreciate the 5 Circle rating that you gave us. We pride ourselves in offering clean, comfortable accommodations with friendly guest service. We hope you visit us again the next time your travels bring you to the Columbus, Ohio area.

Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Nice room, good price and friendly staff. Especially Melinda who was so nice and efficient. Very close to all OSU sport facilities and the academic campus. Ample parking. Easy access to route 315 and downtown.

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RedRoof121, Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University, responded to this review

I am happy to hear that our location was convenient for your stay. Melinda will be delighted to here that she was able to provide you with great guest service. We hope you come and stay with us again the next time you are in the Columbus, Ohio area.

Wilmette, Illinois
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Pam at the front desk made this reservation process and stay quite nice and easy..Pam was able to switch us from a 2 queen bed room to a king bed room without a increase in cost...BRAVO RED ROOF....This is our second time here and this time we were greeted with remodeled rooms.....and it was quite nice....I would recommend this inn...

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RedRoof121, Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University, responded to this review

I am delighted to hear that you had a good stay with us here at the Red Roof Inn Plus OSU. I apologize that the fire pit seemed to be malfunctioning. It is set on a timer that is turned on by the guest when they want to use the fire pit. We had it serviced and it is working...

Bratenahl
Reviewed 6 October 2015

This inn is very convenient to the Greater Columbus area. The OSU campus is within walking distance and downtown is ten minuets away. The rooms are very pleasant and extremely clean. The staff is very friendly and accommodating. Pet friendly is a big plus.

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RedRoof121, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University, responded to this review

It's great news to hear that you had an Excellent and Convenient stay with us here at the Red Roof Inn Plus OSU. I am so happy you found our rooms extremely clean and our location convenient for your stay. We hope to see you again on your next trip to Columbus, Ohio.

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 5 October 2015

I stayed here for one night while working a the university. My company flew me in way too early and I had about 6 hours before I had to work. It was early morning and I was so afraid I wouldn't be able to check in. Upon arrival the woman at the desk - I'm a jerk because I totally...

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RedRoof121, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University, responded to this review

I'm delighted to hear to enjoyed your stay here at the Red Roof Inn Plus OSU and Hazel will be excited to hear that you appreciated her efforts. Here at the Red Roof Inn Plus OSU we pride ourselves in offering clean, comfortable rooms with great guest service. We hope that you visit us again the next time you are...

Canal Fulton, Ohio
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We decided to stay here because of its close walking distance to Ohio Stadium, GO BUCKS!! It is a 20 - 30 minute walk for most people. I was on my 13th day of recovery from open cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal) and I was able to do the walk, and on a beautiful Fall day, September 26th, it was great. I...

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I am delighted to hear that we were able to provide you with a Nice, Clean Room and great guest service. Here at the Red Roof Inn Plus The Ohio State University we pride ourselves in offering the clean and comfortable rooms and great service. It's also great to hear that you found our location to be convenient for your...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University

Address: 441 Ackerman Road, Columbus, OH 43202
Region: United States > Ohio > Columbus
Price Range: $101 - $272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University 2.5*
Number of rooms: 113
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Columbus Red Roof Inn
Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University
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#10 Best Value Hotel in Columbus
#14 Business Hotel in Columbus
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“have standard rooms or you can upgrade to a room with microwave and fridge”
 of 5 bubbles KellyCNP, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't think any particular room is better than another. Walkway to room is outdoor so any noise outside is heard in all areas.”
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“if you have a pet ask for a ground floor room.”
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“Third floor is quiet.”
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“The first floor was convenient to the car”
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