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Varsity Inn OSU North

3246 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, OH 43202
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Varsity Inn OSU North
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Ranked #87 of 142 Hotels in Columbus
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Mentor, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Location and hotel choice for attending the games. Couple minute walk to the Horseshoe. Rooms was very clean and beds were comfortable. My entire group stayed at the hotel and they all had a good time. Beating the wolverines was fun too!

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Crown Point, Indiana
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The wife and daughter stayed last week on a visit to OSU. At first glance they got worried, but everything turned out fine. Great location, and very friendly staff. The hotel has outdoor corridors, but they stated that everything was kept up very nicely. My wife stated that it was easy to get to, and close to food, and shopping.... More 

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Toledo, Ohio
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Subzero night and our room had no heat and we had to check out since no other rooms were available. The room was old and just felt dirty. Longest 30 min. of our lives. All about price but you get what you pay for. Look elsewhere

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Hamilton, New Jersey
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9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Went to Columbus for OSU game on October 18, stayed at Varsity Inn South. This is an EXCELLENT place to stay if main purpose is going to OSU game. The main reason is the close proximity to Ohio Stadium. About 1 1/2 miles and a pleasant walk. It is conveniently located within walking distance to restaurants of all varieties. As... More 

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Broadview Heights, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Some of the other reviews have complained about dirty rooms , I saw nothing like that during my stay. My son and I stayed overnight for the OSU-Mich basketball game and left very satisfied with our stay.The room was clean and quiet and beds comfortable.It's a no frills room at a reasonable price in a good location with a friendly... More 

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Columbus
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

There cancellation policy stinks. I didnt receive notice that my sons baseball camp at osu was only going to be one day instead of two until late the first day. So i would have been charged for the second day anyhow so i had to stay the second. I asked for a non smoking room and after i got there... More 

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Ohio City, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We stayed here 3 nights while a family member was in Riverside Hospital. We found this motel more than adequate for our needs. Beds were comfy, the room had a small refrigerator and microwave. Not the kind of place I usually stay in d/t being a motel with doors to the outside, but I felt safe here. Walking distance to... More 

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Kentucky
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

My wife and I stay here when we come to the doctor at Riverside. They give a hospital discount. It is a simple but CLEAN place to stay for the night. We always stay here. No frills but it is a nice place for the night. It has a pool which is nice. It also has a small workout room.

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Garden City, Michigan
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

I blocked off 5 rooms for my family as well as referred a couple more people that we're coming down to stay here for my sons graduation from pharmacy school. The carpets were dirty, the rooms were not together....and my brother found a roach trap, full of roaches. I had no idea that this was even a motel....the picture on... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Quiet and clean location right near OSU football staduim for cheap! Lloyd at the front desk was hospitable and helpful on the phone and in person. I was towing a car behind a pickup truck, and he confirmed there would be ample parking. I pulled in late (en route across the US), had a clean room, and was very pleased... More 

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