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Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area

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Terrace Park, Ohio
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28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I am Diamond member with Hilton. This is an average HGI, not bad but not over the top and memorable. Location is close but not walking distance to OSU. There is really nothing dining wise near this location. Parking is ample and free. They did have a shuttle going to the OSU campus which was very nice. There is a... More 

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Temple City, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and have trouble sleeping in different places, but it felt like being home. The staff was awesome. Omg breakfast omelette was YUMMY!! I can't wait for our next stay Hilton garden next week in ILLINOIS

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Thank bessyj2016
Maysville, Missouri
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff is amazing! Everyone we dealt with was extremely helpful and so nice. The restaurant is very good, limited selection for dinner, but very good. Breakfast top notch. Omelettes made to order, waffles, sausage, bacon, fruits. Great selection. Large comfy rooms.

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Ohio
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've stayed here multiple times now and each time has been wonderful. Friendly staff and clean rooms. This location also seems to have better rates than neighboring cities. The breakfast is also one of my favorites. This is my Columbus hotel when I'm in this area.

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Saint charles
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter was attending her orientation at OSU and we wanted a hotel near campus. The Hilton Garden Inn was wonderful! The staff is friendly and took good care of us. The room was quiet and very clean. The beds are extremely comfortable (we had two queen beds). Everything in the hotel was clean and well taken care of. My... More 

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Concord, California
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219 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was fairly spacious and clean. Staff was polite and helpful. They have remodeled the lobby and lower floors, but as you go up, you will see the old carpet on the upper floors. I was at the hotel for a conference (with some meals included). The lunches and dinners were not impressive. I realize that this is a... More 

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Thank N_skier
John B, Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area, responded to this review

Dear N_skier, I want to thank you for your positive comments and your constructive feedback. We are doing some remodeling and will be moving up to the rest of the floors. I apologize for your experience with our banquet food. I will pass your suggestions on. Unfortunately during conference functions the menu is selected by the group. I do hope... More 

Hudson, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be careful if you use a Visa gift card at check out. was "apparently" declined after I left hotel and email print out was delivered 2 days later without my gift card on receipt. Front desk person personally swiped my gift card and left balance on my other credit card. Am not disputing, but service over the phone so far... More 

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John B, Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area, responded to this review

Dear Jody, I apologize for our staff and the mix up with your gift card. I will go back and retrain the staff member that checked you in. I am truly sorry for any stress caused. Please contact me if there is anything else I can do for you. Sincerely, More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 3 nights at the OSU location as part of a large group. The hotel staff was very professional and went out of their way to find make our stay as enjoyable as possible--to the point that everyone in our group commented on how focused the staff was on customer service. The common areas are very large, nicely furnished... More 

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Bryan, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel was clean and the staff very helpful and friendly. The hotel fitness room was clean and had great equipment which worked well. The pool was small and a little dingy -looking, so I did not swim.

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Thank Emily E
Louisville, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff was friendly and helpful. They set up my wake-up call right away. The room was clean and organized. The tea that the Keurig made was a little strong, but I could be picky about that. The bed was very comfortable. I was only there one night, so I really don't have much more to say.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
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  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area hotel near Ohio State University and Jerome Schottenstein Center, home of Buckeye basketball and ice hockey. Enjoy a convenient location minutes from Short North Arts and Entertainment District, Ohio State University Hospital, and the Greater Columbus Convention Center. There are all kinds of attractions near Ohio State University. Bring the kids to experience the Electrostatic Generator at COSI, Center for Science and Industry, or visit Jungle Jack and the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. Whether you're in Columbus, Ohio on business or to tailgate at the Buckeye's football game, we'll provide a comfortable hotel room near Ohio State University to help you feel at home. Enjoy a comfortable bed, in-room hospitality center, and a flat-screen HDTV. Appreciate features such as complimentary wired and wireless WiFi, a modern fitness center, an indoor pool and free parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area

Address: 3232 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus, OH 43202-1519
Location: United States > Ohio > Columbus
Price Range: $134 - $252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area 3*
Number of rooms: 158
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Also Known As:
Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area Hotel Columbus
Hilton Columbus
Columbus Hilton
Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area Ohio
Hotel Style:
#14 Romantic Hotel in Columbus
#16 Family Hotel in Columbus
#20 Business Hotel in Columbus
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