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best western downtown

Columbus, Ohio
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best western downtown

we just reserved the best western downtown for 6/26 thru 6/29.. i have seen the reviews were bad but the location is good. location is very important to us, this is the first 3 days of summerfest. is this hotel that BAD ?

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1. Re: best western downtown

Living in Milwaukee I have never stayed at the hotel, but I know people who have stayed there when in town on business and they have all been satisfied.

I read thru some of the TA reviews and they don't seem that bad to me. I think you will do fine there and the location is very good. Lots of places to walk to.

I am not sure what the parking situation is. I think they have guests park in a surface lot (not a ramp) down the street from the hotel. It's not necessarily unsafe, but I would not leave golf clubs or valuables in the car parked overnight.

One of the reviews complained about how expensive the drinks are. I disagree with that. They have some tables out on the sidewalk during the summer and I have stopped on occasion for a sip. I will say about $4.00 for a beer, but I am not sure. That may not be cheap, but it's not bad for a downtown bar.

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All in all, the hotel isn't that bad, HOWEVER, if you're not a smoker, make sure that you aren't put in a smoking room...the one we got during German Fest was pretty gross, but we're non-smokers. Yes, parking was on a surface lot. Location is great. You can catch the shuttle right on the corner by the hotel.

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Did a 1-night stay last month. Nice place, not the fanciest but clean & excellent location! Be sure to go downstairs & check out the Speakeasy Restuarant & Bar...HUGE breakfasts!! Remember you're staying at a downtown hotel, prices will look like more but the Speakeasy is SO worth it, IMO. Samantha, Kenny & Al will take good care of you :)

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4. Re: best western downtown

We stayed there for a conference in March.

The rooms are very small, but clean.

If you get a good price and are just looking for a room to sleep, it serves the purpose fine.

We parked in the deck across the street. It was $12/night.

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