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Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great hotel; very professional and pleasant staff....felt quite welcomed! We were pretty disappointed that there wasn't a complimentary continental breakfast though. Breakfast was available but at a cost and since we already had to pay $188 for a night, I thought a continental breakfast would be part of the price.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A relatively new, modern, clean hotel. Lobby is very attractive and beds were comfortable. Very good location for visitors to The Ohio State University campus and hospitals. We stayed here only one night to attend a meeting at OSU. Restaurants are relatively near.

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Akron, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great location for meetings at Fawcett Center and Longaberger Alumni House, football games, and other types of visits to The Ohio State University area. The cleanliness, location, rooms, service, sleep quality, and value are excellent. The only drawbacks were that breakfast was not free and the spa was closed.

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

Dear Rebecca P, I would like to thank you for all your kind comments about our hotel. I apologize for the spa but it is up and running now. I know you have many options when choosing your hotel needs and I appreciate being able to take care of you when your away from home. Thank you again for your... More 

Vienna, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thus property is everything you expect from HGI. New, modern, up to date, clean and comfortable. Knowledgeable, friendly staff with great recommendations for dining. Location is a bit awkward but probably makes since once you get to know the area. HGI is a consistent brand and this one is no exception

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Thank Spiegs1968
John B, General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area, responded to this review

Dear Spiegs1968, I would like to take the time and thank you for all of your kind comments. The entire staff does it's best to exceed your expectations. I do hope in the future you will come back and see us for another visit. Take care, John B More 

Canton, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

clean, very friendly staff, modern lobby with bar, snacks available to purchase. I would consider staying at this brand hotel anywhere. Have used their convenient airport shuttle at another location and the driver was very gracious, even though it was 5a.m.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I didn't have enough points to stay at a Hampton Inn, so we were able to stay at the Hilton Garden Inn. Was not disappointed, it was a wonderful hotel. Close to Ohio State University and a lot of restaurants. They do not have the free breakfast, but had a very nice restaurant in the lobby. My daughter and granddaughter... More 

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

The wheelchair accessible room was excellent! The room was very spacious and the bathroom was very accessible. Excellent staff, very friendly and helpful! The room & bathroom was very clean! We will definitely be staying at this hotel again! Very accessible to THE Ohio State Buckeyes stadium!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a quick trip hotel stay should be. Reasonable price. Check in easy. Check out easy. Friendly staff. Clean fresh decor. Clean room. Comfy bed. No noise. Good free internet. Hot shower. Didn't eat there, but the welcome snack was delicious. We will be back when in town.

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Thank Turkerophead
Dallas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While in Columbus attending a conference at the convention center, I chose this hotel based on the location. It's in a good area 10 minutes from the convention center the convention center the Ohio State Campus is just down the street. Staff is friendly and the hotel is clean and quiet with plenty of parking (the lot is well lite).... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

General Manager John Businger is one of the best in the business. He's been in this Columbus location for over a decade. He's dedicated that your experience is satisfactory! The breakfast is outstanding. Rooms were clean and updated. Mine smelled clean and fresh. We have stayed here multiple times for OSU football games and OSHAA Basketball tournaments. Literally only blocks... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • 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
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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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: $137 - $266 (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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