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Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown-Convention Center

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I love Monica, JJ, and James they were all so helpful and friendly!! :) made my visit so much easier and comfortable! They told me the best place to go eat, helped me figure out my reservation, and I just loved it all!

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Ken S, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown-Convention Center, responded to this review

Our team certainly appreciates your "Amazing" review of your visit to our Red Roof Plus+. We enjoy reading positive guest feedback, like yours. Monica, J.J. and James are especially pleased to receive your recognition of their guest service skills. I hope you had an opportunity to sample our free continental breakfast and maybe even use our complimentary Wi-Fi service. Glad... More 

Dayton, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Check in was a breeze James and Monica were amazing. We had 3 rooms reserved thru a third party booking agent. The booking agent had messed up reservations and James worked tirelessly to correct problem. He even took the extra step to speak with booking agent. He was clear and concise on what the problem was and how to correct.... More 

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Ken S, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown-Convention Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful compliments after your recent stay with us. James and Monica both greatly appreciate you taking the time to let us know how happy you were with their service. Our seven story Red Roof Plus+ hotel is somewhat different than the typical Red Roof Inns most are familiar with. Even being a downtown hotel, many of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Upon checkin I was greeted with a very happy clerk named JJ. He was very upbeat and helpful. The room was clean and beds neatly made. Would definitely pick another Red roof plus to stay at again. The hotel itself sits in an easy to walk to and from spot. Lots of close places to eat. Only downfall is parking... More 

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Ken S, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown-Convention Center, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay at our Red Roof Plus+. It is great to know you will be staying with us at other Red Roof Plus+ inns in the future. As you noticed, our location is a huge benefit to our guests. Once parked, you are able to walk to almost anything you need in our downtown districts. J.J. receives... More 

Norwalk, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nothing to complain about here. I stayed three nights. The room was plain, but large and clean. The front desk people and all the other service people were very nice. Wifi was fast and free. The price was right being so close to the convention center. I would not hesitate to stay here again.

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Ken S, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown-Convention Center, responded to this review

Very nice of you to review your stay at our Red Roof Plus+. Thank you very much for taking the time to do so. We always appreciate reading feedback from our guests. Our team looks forward to serving you again whenever you might be returning to Columbus, OH. More 

Georgetown, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The front desk colleagues, Monica and JJ were welcoming and helpful each time I visited the desk. Was there for a conference, so lodging was simply that, lodging for the night. Wifi worked fine. Beds were comfortable, decor simple. If you are looking for fancy, this is not it. If you are looking for a clean, simple, place to rest... More 

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Ken S, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown-Convention Center, responded to this review

Thank you for telling us about your recent stay for your conference. The Greater Columbus Convention Center is practically across the street from our hotel. It is great to know that you found us to be a good value for your lodging needs. Our Wi-Fi service was upgraded just over a year ago and still remains free of charge. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed three nights at the Red Roof PLUS. Very comfortable (and large) room, terrific location, and inexpensive parking. Best of all was the staff - extremely pleasant and helpful from check-in til check-out and at all points in between. Monica, JJ, Haley all helped me at various times, including when I had a problem with the parking lot (which was... More 

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Ken S, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown-Convention Center, responded to this review

Thanks much for letting us know how much you liked our Red Roof Plus+ in downtown Columbus, OH. The little welcome box you described is provided in each or our twelve Premium Rooms. Six with two double beds and six with a king size bed. Each Premium Room also comes with Seattle's Best brand of in-room coffee, a larger flat... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The front desk people, Monica and JJ, were super friendly and helpful! Rooms were clean. Hotel was within in walking distance to the concert venue, with lots of fun restaurants/bars to hit on the way there.

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Thank Sara B
Ken S, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown-Convention Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your review comments after your recent stay with us. Our team always enjoys receiving feedback from our guests. Monica & J.J. are happy to hear you appreciated their customer service. You are correct, there are over three dozen nice restaurants and bars within easy walking distance to our Red Roof Plus+. Please come back for another stay... More 

Palatine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

JJ provided excellent service at registration. Rooms were clean with plenty of towels available. On-site parking across the street was fair and reasonable. Recommend this lodging when visiting downtown Columbus.

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Ken S, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown-Convention Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at our Red Roof Plus+ in downtown Columbus, OH. Your comments are very much appreciated, especially by J.J., who greeted you at check-in. Although our parking lot is located just across the street from the hotel, our $10.00 daily parking fee is the lowest parking charge of any downtown hotel.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in Columbus for a dental convention and this was a perfect location for it . It was a great experience starting with the check-in with Stephanie or to the other staff members and there willingness to help with any of my questions. The rooms were perfect for what needed and are updated. They are very reasonable compared to... More 

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Ken S, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown-Convention Center, responded to this review

Your comments about your stay with us for the dental convention are very much appreciated. Our seven story Red Roof Plus+ is located just across the street from the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Hopefully, you had an opportunity to sample our free continental breakfast and use our complimentary Wi-Fi service. Stephanie will be very happy to see your mention of... More 

Youngstown, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Needed a place to stay after a concert at Nationwide Arena. For the price, you can't beat it. Large rooms, comfy beds, clean and neat. Quite a line for check-in, but JJ and Stephanie handled it with ease and were very friendly and helpful. Our room was right by the elevator, so we had to deal with a bit of... More 

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Ken S, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown-Convention Center, responded to this review

It is very nice of you to take the time to write a review about your stay in our hotel. Our team greatly appreciates it. All of us like to read the feedback from our guests. J.J. and Stephanie will be especially pleased to see how much you liked the friendly service they provided during your check in experience. I... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience Red Roof PLUS+. Adding more WOW to your stay! Discover an enhanced experience with all new rooms and our most requested higher-end amenities. A completely remodeled and upgraded stay. The Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown-Convention Center is a pet friendly, family friendly hotel in downtown Columbus, Ohio near the Greater Columbus Convention Center. This hotel is also conveniently located near Nationwide Arena, The North Market and the State Capitol. This terrific 100% Smoke-Free downtown Columbus Red Roof offers free WiFi, free continental breakfast, and free access to nearby fitness center. It also offers suites, a coin laundry facility, elevators and interior corridors. All rooms feature an iron and ironing board, in-room coffee maker, hair dryer, in-room safe for a nominal fee, microwave and refrigerator. This Red Roof PLUS+ hotel also features Premium Rooms with breakfast and a snack ready in your room! This location offers On Command Video with a selection of free TV channels, pay-to-view premium channels, movies, music and games. Now offering Red Roof's new Order Inn program, where guests can order delicious food for in-room delivery. We have meeting space for up to 50 people--please contact our property sales department for more information. Shuttle service available to and from Port Columbus Airport for a nominal fee, please contact hotel for details. One well-behaved family pet per room is welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown-Convention Center

Address: 111 E Nationwide Blvd, Columbus, OH 43215-2500
Location: United States > Ohio > Columbus
Price Range: $98 - $222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown-Convention Center 2.5*
Number of rooms: 149
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Also Known As:
Red Roof Inn Columbus Downtown Hotel Columbus
Columbus Red Roof Inn
Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown-Convention Center Ohio
Hotel Style:
#13 Business Hotel in Columbus
#14 Best Value Hotel in Columbus
#15 Family Hotel in Columbus
#25 Romantic Hotel in Columbus
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