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Shawnee Lodge and Conference Center

3.0 of 5 4404B State Route 125, Friendship, OH 45663
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Columbus
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great food and service , stayed all night for company party for the holidays enjoyed the lodge. We hope to stay with family next year and enjoy the nice clean pool. Would recommend for family gatherings and weddings.

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Sunapee
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5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on our trip through Ohio after Thanksgiving, but the decorations for Christmas were already up and lighted. Each year they do an extensive job of decorating trees throughout the lodge area, and this make the visit well worth the travel out of you way. We detoured through the area just to have the opportunity to stay at the... More 

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Ohio
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a hard time finding the place with our GPS, it took as about 3 miles short of where it is actually located. The lodge is decorated beautifully for Christmas. The staff was friendly and helpful. The cabins are very cozy and very clean. It's a beautiful area. The only negative is the food. We ate in the lodge... More 

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Austintown, Ohio
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beautiful lodge, in the rolling hills of southern Ohio, overlooking the lake, was a great location for a work conference I attended. The food was a bit bland, but still good. Our room was clean, spacious, with a little porch overlooking the hills. My favorite area was the lobby with several seating areas, and two large fireplaces. The staff... More 

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Columbus, OH
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Out of all of the Ohio State Parks, Shawnee is our favorite. Have gone there annually for over 30 years. Have stayed in the Lodge and the Cabins. Love the huge outdoor pool, and the really nice indoor pool. A peaceful, serene setting. Wish that they had a paved handicap trail in the woods. They do have disabled chairs for... More 

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Ohio
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

First off this was the WORST experience ever. After booking online with priceline, we arrive at the hotel only to find that there were NO ROOMS available!! They did not have a reservation for us NOR did they even have our info! I spoke with the manager, Terry I believe the name was and he was able to give us... More 

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Robin M, General Manager at Shawnee Lodge and Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. Your input and the feedback from all of our guest is vitally important to us and we always want guests expectations to be met upon arrival and throughout their stay. Please know that we have addressed these concerns with the appropriate team members and that there were no charges billed... More 

Cincinnati
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

The lodge is overall in good condition but could use some updates. The decor is rustic and the rooms are nice - very comfortable bed. The lodge is tucked away in a very quiet setting with beautiful views. The service was very good in the restaurant - very attentive staff even when it was fairly crowded and the food was... More 

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Cincinnati, United States
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Quiet, comfortable, clean, but needs some updates. Nice setting, but lodge is in need of exterior maintenance. Rooms were a little small and could use a little TLC and sprucing up. Restaurant was just Ok and service was lacking. Seemed understaffed. Overall an OK stay. Would like to stay at other OH state lodges for comparison.

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Lancaster, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

The first day there we were really impressed. The staff seemed overly nice and cooperative. The second day the dining hall was very busy. Seemed under staffed. We wanted for 10 minutes at the host stand before going back to room. Since they were busy I asked the lady at the front desk if we could just get a hot... More 

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Have stayed there many times over yrs & always a joy to visit! Tranquil, beautiful setting! Starting to show some lack of upkeep, & dated carpets, dark color schemes, torn door screens etc. Could use some freshening up with lighter colors etc/ Basic structure of rooms are very cool with the wood beams, wood doors, vaulted ceilings/ however in need... More 

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Additional Information about Shawnee Lodge and Conference Center

Address: 4404B State Route 125, Friendship, OH 45663
Location: United States > Ohio > Friendship
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Shawnee Lodge and Conference Center 3*
Number of rooms: 75
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Shawnee Hotel Friendship
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