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123 North Broad Street, Lancaster, OH 43130
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Shaw's Inn
Ranked #1 of 5 Lancaster B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lancaster, Ohio
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were disappointed in our recent lunch experience here. We were greeted kindly at the front desk and asked to be seated on the patio for lunch. We ordered a bottle of wine and the server had opened it inside and brought it out to us . It was the wrong type and she mumbled unprofessionally and stomped back inside.... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Shaw's Inn & Restaurant overnight whilst travelling from Washington, D.C. to Chicago. The room was clean and tidy although a little small in size. The evening meal we had was excellent as was breakfast the following morning in the outside dining area.

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Lancaster, Ohio
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recent stay at Shaw's Inn was excellent all around. We stayed in the newly refurbished Kashmir room. Room paint and decor reflects a zen-like atmosphere. Flat panel tv and a two person jaccuzi are welcome extras. Bathroom is small but well appointed. Overall the room was quiet, clean and comfortable. The included breakfast was also excellent. We had the Texas... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My wife and I plus several friends stayed here. We're from Philadelphia and we traveled by motorcycles to visit Hocking Hills. If your going to Lancaster, Ohio or anywhere nearby, stay at Shaw's. We loved it. Our room, the Sonoma, was perfect. Clean and comfortable. The dinner menu was varied and the food was above average and more than reasonably... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
Top Contributor
215 reviews 215 reviews
30 hotel reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Located in historic Lancaster, Ohio, is a haven for travelers who jsut want to get away from it all! Leave behind the worries of the everyday, and experience something extraordinary at Shaw's Inn & Restaurant! With 25 individually themed suites and guest rooms, there is a space to fit your needs. All rooms have private baths, phones, and televisions, and... More

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Columbus, Ohio
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Shaw's used to be a landmark. The one place to get higher-quality food in Lancaster. Now it is tired. The servers do not have proper training for type of restaurant the owners are trying to position the restaurant to be. On a recent visit, we waited 75 minutes (!!!) for a hamburger. There were only 3 other tables full at... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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54 reviews 54 reviews
39 hotel reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

My husband and I stayed a second time at Shaw's Inn in Lancaster. Our first stay was in the Caribbean suite. This time, we stayed in the Savannah suite. The Savannah suite was very nice. We do slightly prefer the Caribbean suite. Here are the pros and cons based on our experience: Pros: ~clean room (no b. bugs) ~televisions in... More

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Hamilton, Ohio
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We stayed at Shaw's Inn, in The Venice Whirlpool Room, for my 40th birthday, 4/29/2011. I know, I'm late in posting! :) The Inn is lovely, charming and inviting. Our plan was to not leave the room once we got there, and we didn't! I enjoyed a long over-due soak in the luxurious tub, we cuddled on the love seat... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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54 reviews 54 reviews
39 hotel reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

My husband and I decided to do a little weekend getaway this past weekend. Typically, when we plan a last minute getaway, we go to our old standby...Hilton Polaris (best hotel in Columbus in our opinion). However, we wanted to try something different, yet still stay close to home due to the weather. My husband and I are rather particular... More

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Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Very fortunate to get a room at Shaws Inn, very late on a Saturday night, about 11 pm when we got there. Nice room, in a well kept, and very classy looking downtown Hotel. The room was a corporate room, and while a little small, was well appointed, and I am sure a standard size for the age of the... More

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Address: 123 North Broad Street, Lancaster, OH 43130
Location: United States > Ohio > Lancaster
Also Known As:
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Shaw's Inn Lancaster, Ohio

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