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Ohio University Inn & Conference Center

#2 of 10 Hotels in Athens
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331 Richland Ave., Athens, OH 45701
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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73 reviews 73 reviews
30 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I stayed here with a large group spread over many rooms. Every room was nice but could have used some sprucing up. The hotel has a great reputation and is nice because it's accessible to Athens without being too much in the middle of everything.

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Dayton, Ohio
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48 reviews 48 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Pros: my woman was getting her education and was forced to leave town to meet some classmates from her online studies. I attended too, as to oversee her flirting with other, less attractive men. Overall the hotel was nice. Cons: nothing. I oversaw and completed the mission.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I stayed recently and the room was not as clean as my previous visit. Room service was not as good as well. They sent up a dirty napkin with my food. Food was not very hot or well seasoned. The glass was not covered with plastic as it had been on previous visit --meaning anything could fall into glass. It... More 

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OUInnGM, General Manager at Ohio University Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the valued feedback regarding your recent stay with us. I regret it did not meet your expectations, as it is our goal with each and every guest. Your concerns regarding your room service experience have been addressed with our F&B team. They have made the necessary changes to their sets and quality of linen used... More 

Füssen
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I recently organized a reunion for some of my Ohio University fraternity brothers and we chose the Ohio University Inn for our base hotel, rooms and reception. I could not be happier. I am not a professional meeting planner (and actually dislike the process) but the sales and catering staff made my job easy. They know what they are doing... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Overall visit was great! The front desk staff were friendly, welcoming & quick to get me on my way. Support staff helped bring my bags to the room. Room was very big; seperate spaces for bed & living room. Also included nice patio rooms overlooking a beautiful courtyard. Awesome steaks and seafood at Cutler's, the hotel's onsite restaurant. Extremely pleased... More 

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Deep River, Connecticut
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107 reviews 107 reviews
42 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

I wasn't sure what to expect here. There aren't a lot of hotels around OU. however, I've always been pleased with any University-sponsored hotel that I've stayed at. We were here for parents weekend, lucky winners of the lottery. The location was ideal - we felt very safe walking to and from campus, even late at night. There's a tunnel... More 

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charlottesville
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83 reviews 83 reviews
27 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

With a name like Ohio University Inn and Conference Center you might expect a top quality hotel but this was an average hotel with an unusual lay out. Most of the rooms are located in a separate building and you have to take an elevator off the lobby to get to the walkway to take you to the separate building,... More 

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OUInnGM, General Manager at Ohio University Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for the valued feedback regarding your recent stay with us. I also wanted to take this time to apologize for not guiding or providing you with clear directions and a map of our hotel upon check in. As I know this information is very important, I will ensure our team is focused on providing it to all future... More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

If you're visiting a student at Ohio University, you cannot beat the location of this hotel. I always find it to be clean and comfortable. I prefer staying here above any other hotel in the area, but honestly the Holiday Inn and Hampton Inn are comparable. The Ohio University Inn & Conference Center gets extra points for the restaurant.

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Sylvania, Ohio
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We visited my daughter's boyfriend, who is a freshman at OU. I wanted a hotel close to campus so I didn't have to drive them everywhere. I read other reviews on TripAdvisor and also saw the photos of this inn. I loved the way the patio looked and hoped to get a room on the main floor so I could... More 

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Gainesville, Fl
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We stayed here for a week and it was a perfect place. We also had a pet with us and this location is pet friendly. It is in walking distance to Ohio University. (5 minute walk) The staff were all very friendly and always helpful

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