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Red Roof Plus+ Columbus The Ohio State University

0.52 mi / 0.83 km from The Ohio State University


Red Roof Plus+ Columbus The Ohio State University
 
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Guest Score: 6.5 / 10

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Fairfield Inn & Suites Columbus Osu

0.72 mi / 1.16 km from The Ohio State University


Fairfield Inn & Suites Columbus Osu
 
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Guest Score: 8.5 / 10

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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbus University Area- Osu

0.78 mi / 1.25 km from The Ohio State University


Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbus University Area- Osu
 
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Guest Score: 8.5 / 10

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The Ohio State University (Ohio State or OSU) - located approximately 2.5 miles (4.0 km) north of the city's downtown.

Address: Columbus, OH 43210, United States


Phone: +1 614-292-6446


Website: www.osu.edu


Stadium: Recreation and Physical Activity Center




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Need lodging for your trip to Columbus OH? The hotels listed below are all highly recommended, whether you want to stay near campus or close to other local hot spots:
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Econo Lodge Worthington

6.64 mi from The Ohio State University


from $40 Book Now

50 E Wilson Bridge Rd,Worthington,OH

 

Hotel with Free Internet Available

Guest Score: 6.1 / 10

Complimentary breakfast, free Wi-Fi and low rates combine to make the Econo Lodge Worthington a convenient home base for our guests. All 46 rooms at the two-story Econo Lodge come with free Wi-Fi, cable TV and complimentary local calls. Non-smoking rooms can be requested. Guests wake up and smell the coffee at each morning`s complimentary continental breakfast. Parking is complimentary, and there`s ample space for buses. The Econo Lodge offers easy access to US-23 and I-270, and you`ll find several local restaurants within a half-mile radius. Easton Town Center Shopping Mall is four miles away. Ohio State University and the Columbus Zoo & Aquarium are both nine miles from the hotel. The Greater Columbus Convention Center is a 13-mile drive. Port Columbus International Airport is 15 miles away. A "helpful staff" and "great" location that`s "just off the highway" make the Econo Lodge a "great place to lay your head down after a long drive," according to our guests. more...

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Star City Inn and Suites

8.15 mi from The Ohio State University


from $40 Book Now

3131 Broadway,Grove City,OH

 

Hotel with Free Internet Available

Guest Score: 4.6 / 10

Located off Interstate 270, this Grove City hotel is 11 km from Columbus city centre. Free WiFi is accessible throughout the property.The Star City Inn and Suites features rooms with cable TV and a work desk. They are simply decorated in light colours, carpeted flooring, and wood furnishings.A 24-hour reception and express check-in/check-out services are available at the Grove City Star City Inn and Suites.The Waffle House is directly next to the hotel, while Frisch`s Big Boy Restaurant and El Vaquero Mexican Restaurant are within 5 minutes` walk away.Ohio State University is 18 km from the hotel and Scioto Downs Racino is a 5-minute drive away. more...

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Fort Rapids Resort & Indoor Waterpark

9.8 mi from The Ohio State University


from $44 Book Now

4560 Hilton Corporate Drive,Columbus,OH

 

Hotel with Business Center

Guest Score: 4.6 / 10

Huge indoor water slides, a free airport shuttle, a full-service restaurant and an on-site night club are all just part of the fun when you visit the Fort Rapids Resort & Indoor Waterpark. A swimmer`s haven, this resort offers a 60,000-square-foot water park with twisting slides and interactive tree houses. Water park passes are not included in room rates. This 337-room, 12-floor property offers Wi-Fi access to help you stay in touch. For kids of all ages, the hotel also hosts a 5,000-square-foot arcade. For the smaller ones, there`s a playground and children`s activities. The hotel also has a gym, a gift shop, Friday and Saturday night buffet dinners, a lounge and a coffee shop. Parking is free and most floors are entirely non-smoking. Located east of Columbus off of I-70, the Fort Rapids Resort is near several shopping centers, parks and golf courses. It`s six miles from Port Columbus International Airport, eight miles from downtown Columbus and 10 miles from the Ohio State University campus. our guests report that besides all of the kid-approved fun, the Fort Rapids Resort offers an "excellent" staff, "nice" common areas and a convenient location off the interstate. more...

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The Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel

1.55 mi from The Ohio State University


from $45 Book Now

2407 Indiana Avenue,Columbus,OH

 

Hotel with Airport Shuttle

Guest Score: 8.5 / 10

This hostel is located 5 minutes` drive from Ohio State University and features a large outdoor hot tub. Free Wi-Fi and a shared fully equipped kitchen are available for guests to use.The Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel features rooms with a work desk and a shared bathroom. The bright rooms offer a fan and air conditioning.Free bicycles are provided for easy transportation. Barbeque facilities and an outdoor fire pit are on site. Guests can relax in the shared lounge area and watch TV. Laundry is also available at The Columbus Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel.Columbus city centre is 4 miles from the hostel. Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is 15 minutes` drive away. more...

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Rodeway Inn Columbus

11.89 mi from The Ohio State University


from $47 Book Now

5910 Scarborough Boulevard,Columbus,OH

 

Hotel with Free Parking

Guest Score: 5.3 / 10

Pull off I-70 and check into free Wi-Fi and an outdoor pool at the Rodeway Inn Columbus. The two-story Rodeway Inn Columbus has 99 exterior-corridor rooms that offer free Wi-Fi access, flat-panel TVs and coffeemakers; some rooms have microwaves and mini-fridges. In warmer weather, hop into the seasonal outdoor pool. Grab a snack from the vending machines, and clean up travel duds in the on-site laundry. Parking is free. The hotel is off I-70 on the east side of Columbus, 10 miles south of Port Columbus International Airport, 10 miles from Columbus Motor Speedway and 10 miles from downtown and the Columbus Museum of Art. Mini-golf, gokarts and a video arcade are right next door at Magic Mountain Fun Center East. our guests get lots of value-added freebies at this Columbus-area hotel, like free Wi-Fi and parking. more...

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Fairfield Inn & Suites Columbus Osu

0.72 mi from The Ohio State University


from $89 Book Now

3031 Olentangy River Road,Columbus,OH

 

Guest Score: 8.4 / 10

Free breakfast, an indoor pool and free Wi-Fi at the Fairfield Inn & Suites Columbus OSU near Ohio State University add up to a terrific value for our guests. Each of the 163 rooms at the four-story Fairfield Inn comes furnished with a flat-panel TV and free internet. Wi-Fi and wired internet are available throughout the hotel. The complimentary breakfast includes hot waffles. Guests can splash year-round in the hotel`s indoor pool and hot tub. The fitness center includes a treadmill, elliptical machine, stationary bike, exercise ball and weight equipment. The business center offers fax and copy services. Parking is free. This hotel has a non-smoking policy. The Fairfield Inn is located just a few blocks from Ohio State University. There are lots of restaurants within walking distance. Downtown Columbus and the Port Columbus International Airport are eight miles away. Nationwide Arena is less than 10 minutes from the hotel. A friendly staff, comfortable rooms and a convenient location are reasons our guests say they like this Fairfield Inn. more...

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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbus University Area- Osu

0.78 mi from The Ohio State University


from $95 Book Now

3045 Olentangy River Road,Columbus,OH

 

Guest Score: 8.5 / 10

Complimentary breakfast, an indoor pool, free Wi-Fi and rooms with microwaves and mini-fridges make the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbus Univ Area - OSU a convenient place to stay near the Ohio State University campus. Each of the 100 rooms at this seven-floor hotel is furnished with an HDTV, microwave, mini-fridge and coffeemaker. Free Wi-Fi and wired internet access makes it convenient to surf from the comfort of your room. The complimentary breakfast features fresh-baked cinnamon rolls. Guests can enjoy a relaxing dip in the indoor pool or get some exercise in the fitness center. The 24-hour business center offers computers for guests` use. Local calls are free. A complimentary shuttle is provided to locations within a two-mile radius. Parking is free. The Holiday Inn Express is located just north of the campus of Ohio State University, which makes it an ideal home base for Buckeye games or academic visits. There are a wide range of restaurants, shops and entertainment options within a half-mile of the hotel. Guests can reach downtown Columbus in 10 minutes. Port Columbus International Airport is 12 miles away. our guests appreciate that this "beautiful and clean" hotel offers lots of amenities like rooms with microwaves and refrigerators, free Wi-Fi and a location next to the Ohio State University campus. more...

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Residence Inn by Marriott Columbus University Area

0.78 mi from The Ohio State University


from $135 Book Now

3100 Olentangy River Road,Columbus,OH

 

Guest Score: 0 / 10

Free breakfast and Wi-Fi combine with rooms that feature full kitchens at the non-smoking Residence Inn by Marriott Columbus University Area. The non-smoking Residence Inn is a home away from home, with fully equipped kitchens in all 114 suites. Modern seating areas and a welcoming fireplace add warmth in the eight-story hotel`s lobby, which also offers a small convenience market. Floor plans range from studios to two-bedroom units, all with sofa beds, work desks and hairdryers. Flat-panel TVs and free Wi-Fi keep guests connected. Each day begins with the property`s free breakfast buffet, and practical extras include business and fitness centers, a 24-hour front desk and an on-site restaurant. Downtime can be spent in the indoor pool or mingling around the outdoor fire pit. Parking is free, and pet-friendly rooms are available for a fee. Less than a mile from The Ohio State University and three miles from I-71, the Residence Inn is adjacent to a sister Marriott and sits along the bus line near chain restaurants. Downtown Columbus, 10 minutes south, is home to the Ohio Statehouse, Center of Science and Industry, and Columbus Museum of Art. Venues in Columbus include Huntington Park and Nationwide Arena. Families enjoy the Ohio Expo Center and State Fair, within four miles, or take walks at Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, a 15-minue drive. Guests drive 11 miles to reach John Glenn Columbus International Airport. Right down the street from The Ohio State University, the Residence Inn is within walking distance of restaurants and features an indoor pool and an outdoor patio with a fire pit. more...

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Staybridge Suites - University Area OSU

0.87 mi from The Ohio State University


from $107 Book Now

3125 Olentangy River Road,Columbus,OH

 

Guest Score: 9 / 10

The indoor pool, in-room kitchens, anytime fitness and work facilities and free Wi-Fi and breakfast make a welcome mix of amenities at the non-smoking Staybridge Suites - University Area OSU. At the seven-story Staybridge Suites, 90 rooms come equipped with full kitchens, free Wi-Fi, flat-panel TVs and desks. Before hitting the `round-the-clock fitness and business centers, recharge with a complimentary breakfast. The year-round heated indoor pool also provides a sweet option for waking up and staying in shape. Pets are allowed at the hotel for an additional fee, and parking is free. The Staybridge Suites is conveniently surrounded by a host of restaurants off the Olentangy River and about a 15-minute walk north of Ohio State University. Heading three miles southeast, guests discover the Ohio Historical Connection as well as MAPFRE Stadium. A 25-minute drive leads to the Columbus Convention Center, while downtown Columbus, seven miles south, is home to the Ohio Statehouse as well as the Columbus Museum of Art. John Glenn Columbus International Airport is within 13 miles of the hotel. The great big rooms, afternoon social hour and contemporary style are big draws for our guests at the Staybridge Suites - University Area OSU. more...

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Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus/University Area

0.9 mi from The Ohio State University


from $104 Book Now

3160 Olentangy River Road,Columbus,OH

 

Guest Score: 9.1 / 10

Free Wi-Fi, mini-fridges and 40-inch flat-panel TVs are offered in every room at the non-smoking Hampton Inn and Suites Columbus/University Area. The mid-rise, non-smoking Hampton Inn`s 152 rooms are equipped with free Wi-Fi, 40-inch flat-panel TVs, mini-fridges, coffeemakers and hairdryers. Fuel up at the free hot breakfast buffet before getting to work in the business center or fitness room, and take a break with a dip in the indoor pool. Guests keep their clothes fresh via the hotel`s laundry service. Other convenient pluses include a free local shuttle, free parking and a small convenience store. Ten minutes north of downtown Columbus, the Hampton Inn is five miles from I-670 and less than two miles from Ohio State University. Guests wander the paths at Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, 15 minutes away, or check out what`s happening at the Ohio State Fairgrounds, four miles away. The Ohio Statehouse, Ohio Theater, and Jubilee Museum and Catholic Cultural Center are within 10 minutes of the hotel. Shopping and eating at Easton Town Center are 20 minutes away, and gallery hopping in the Short North Arts District is a 10-minute drive. Port Columbus International Airport is about 13 miles from the hotel. Near Ohio State University, the Hampton Inn helps guests stay connected with free Wi-Fi and a business center. more...

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Columbus Ohio Vacation Home

7.23 mi from The Ohio State University


from $700 Book Now

475 Agler Rd,Gahanna,OH

 

Guest Score: 10 / 10

Featuring free WiFi and air conditioning, Columbus Ohio Vacation Home is set in Gahanna, 3.8 km from Easton Town Center. Free private parking is available on site.All units include a seating area with a flat-screen TV and DVD player. There is also a kitchen, equipped with a dishwasher. An oven is also available, as well as a coffee machine and a kettle. There is a private bathroom with free toiletries in every unit. Towels and bed linen are featured.Port Columbus International Airport is 3 km from the property. more...

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Short North Guesthouse

2.48 mi from The Ohio State University


from $76 Book Now

1078 Summit Street,Columbus,OH

 

Guest Score: 9.9 / 10

Situated in Columbus, 500 metres from Italian Village, Short North Guesthouse boasts a barbecue and terrace.The rooms have a flat-screen TV. Rooms have a shared bathroom equipped with a bath. For your comfort, you will find bathrobes and free toiletries. Short North Guesthouse features free WiFi throughout the property.You will find a shared kitchen at the property.SegAway Tours of Columbus is 1.4 km from Short North Guesthouse, while Natural Resources Park is 1.5 km away. The nearest airport is Port Columbus International Airport, 10 km from Short North Guesthouse. more...

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Staybridge Suites - Columbus Polaris

9.94 mi from The Ohio State University


from $114 Book Now

9090 Lyra Drive,Flint,OH

 

Guest Score: 9.9 / 10

Staybridge Suites - Columbus Polaris is set in Flint, in the Polaris district. This hotel offers a 24-hour front desk. The property is situated in the Polaris district.An American breakfast is available each morning at the hotel.Columbus is 21 km from Staybridge Suites - Columbus Polaris. more...

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Hawthorne Park Bed and Breakfast

4.83 mi from The Ohio State University


from $139 Book Now

1616 Hawthorne Park,Columbus,OH

 

Guest Score: 9.8 / 10

Located 10 minutes` walk from Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, this bed and breakfast features a daily home-cooked breakfast and free Wi-Fi. Columbus city centre is 10 minutes` drive.A flat-screen cable TV, iPod dock, and air conditioning are included in the rooms at Hawthorne Park Bed and Breakfast.The Arena District, which features dining options such as Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant and Nida`s Sushi, is 4 miles from Hawthorne Park Bed and Breakfast.Ohio Theatre is 10 minutes` drive from the bed and breakfast. Ohio Stadium, home of the Ohio State Buckeyes, is 12 minutes` drive. more...

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Homewood Suites By Hilton - Columbus/Osu, Oh

1.19 mi from The Ohio State University


from $116 Book Now

1576 West Lane Avenue,Columbus,OH

 

Guest Score: 9.6 / 10

The perks include in-room kitchens, free breakfast and adjacent access to the university campus at the Homewood Suites by Hilton - Columbus / OSU, OH. Kitchenettes, sofa beds, mp3 docks, flat-panel HDTVs and premium toiletries take center stage in all 109 rooms at the five-story Homewood Suites. Some units are non-smoking. Each day kicks off with a complimentary breakfast buffet. Guests have access to an indoor pool, a fitness room, a business center and concierge services, and there`s even a 24-hour market. Parking is available for a charge. The Homewood Suites is a five-minute stroll west of the Ohio State University campus and less than six miles north of central Columbus. Top events and concerts attract guests to the Jerome Schottenstein Center, less than two miles east. Flights land 12 miles away at Port Columbus International Airport. At the Homewood Suites by Hilton - Columbus / OSU, OH, you`ll find in-room appliances, free breakfast and 24-hour business center. more...

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DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Columbus Downtown

3.89 mi from The Ohio State University


from $108 Book Now

50 South Front Street,Columbus,OH

 

Guest Score: 9.5 / 10

The 42-inch cable TVs and suite-style rooms with fridges please our guests at the all-suite DoubleTree Guest Suites Columbus with city and river views. The hotel has 194 spacious two-room suites on seven floors, with non-smoking accommodations available. Amenities include work desks with ergonomic chairs, coffeemakers and wet bars with refrigerators and microwaves. Separate living areas with sofa beds are connected to bedrooms with French doors, and Wi-Fi is provided for a fee. Each room has AM/FM clock radios modernized with mp3 hookups and a 42-inch, flat-panel TV with premium cable channels. The hotel has a restaurant/bar serving breakfast, lunch and dinner in a casual setting, and room service is available. Other on-site amenities include a business center, 24-hour convenience mart, concierge desk and gift shop. Yet another plus is that newspapers and coffee service in the lobby are complimentary. Parking is available for a fee. Overlooking the Scioto River, this DoubleTree is a five-minute walk from the city center and the Ohio Statehouse. The hotel is connected to the Huntington Bank Center by a covered walkway. Guests can walk to Battelle Riverfront Park and COSI (Center of Science and Industry) in under ten minutes. Nationwide Arena and the Columbus Museum of Art are about a mile away, and the Greater Columbus Convention Center, Ohio State University and Franklin Park Conservatory are less than three miles from the hotel. Port Columbus International Airport is approximately a nine-mile drive. "Very comfy" beds, a "so friendly" staff and a "great location" are highlights at this riverside gem, according to our guests. more...

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Universities and Colleges in About The Ohio State UniversityAbout The Ohio State University

The Ohio State University, also known as Ohio State or OSU, is a public research university located in Columbus, which is the capital, the county seat of Franklin County, and largest city in the U.S. state of Ohio, as well as the 4th American Midwest city and the state’s 3rd largest metropolitan area, behind Cincinnati and Cleveland, having a population estimated at a number of more than 750 000 inhabitants, during the 2008 census, fact which also makes it the 16th largest city in USA.

 

OSU was founded in 1870, as a land-grant university in accordance with the Morrill Act of 1862, first starting under the name of the Ohio Agricultural and Mechanical College, adopting its current name in 1878, decision which was made in order to better highlight its expanded focus. It is currently the second largest university campus in USA, and it has been highly ranked by numerous significant publications such as the U.S. News & World Report, which placed it among the top 150 universities in the world and named it the best public university in the state.

 

The university offers its students numerous educational programs in various fields of study, through dozens of colleges and schools, which include: the College of Dentistry, College of Education and Human Ecology, Austin E. Knowlton School of Architecture, Division of Arts and Humanities, Graduate School, John Glenn School of Public Affairs, Max M. Fisher College of Business and Michael E. Moritz College of Law, among others.

 

OSU’s athletic teams are known as the Ohio State Buckeyes, who compete in the NCAA’s Division I in all sports (Division I FBS in football), including in the Big Ten Conference, as well as in the Central Collegiate Hockey Association, for men’s hockey and the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, for women’s hockey. The university has produced several outstanding sports figures, over the years, such as 1936 Olympics gold medalist Jesse Owens "the Buckeye Bullet" (track and field), Chic Harley (three-time All-American football running back) or the first 3-time player of the year in Big Ten Basketball history Jessica Davenport (women’s basketball).

 

Among other resonant names, on the list of notable alumni, there are: Paul Flory - 1974 Nobel laureate in Chemistry, William A. Fowler - 1983 Nobel laureate in Physics, Paul H. Buck – Pulitzer Prize winner in history, Don Yannias - Chief Executive Officer of Encyclopedia Britannica Inc., Chris Wedge - Director of computer animation films including Ice Age and Robots, and Curtis LeMay - United States Air Force general (World War II and Cold War), among many others.

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Star City Inn and Suites from 40 $ .Located off Interstate 270, this Grove City hotel is 11 km from Columbus city centre. Free WiFi is accessible throughout the property.The Star City Inn and Suites features rooms with cable TV and a work desk. They are simply decorated in light colours, carpeted flooring, and wood furnishings.A 24-hour reception and express check-in/check-out services are available at the Grove City Star City Inn and Suites.The Waffle House is directly next to the hotel, while Frisch`s Big Boy Restaurant and El Vaquero Mexican Restaurant are within 5 minutes` walk away.Ohio State University is 18 km from the hotel and Scioto Downs Racino is a 5-minute drive away. more...

Star City Inn and Suites is 8.15 mi from The Ohio State University located on 3131 Broadway Street in Grove City Click for Directions

Hotels offering a wide selection of accommodations are located within minutes from campus.
The closest hotel near The Ohio State University Campus is Red Roof Plus+ Columbus The Ohio State University - 0.52 mi located on 441 Ackerman Road Street in Columbus

In-room kitchen-style appliances, Wi-Fi access and a sweet location next to the Ohio State University campus make for a convenient stay at the pet-friendly Red Roof Plus+ Columbus The Ohio State University. The three-story Red Roof Plus provides guests with a choice of 113 rooms featuring coffeemakers and free Wi-Fi; some rooms have microwaves and mini-fridges. The hotel also provides free parking and welcomes pets (some restrictions may apply). Guests at the Red Roof Plus find themselves adjacent to the Ohio State University campus and surrounded by a variety of popular spots. The Schottenstein Center/Value City Arena is less than a mile away and Wexner Center for the Arts is within a two-mile drive south. Just over one mile north, guests can find Riverside Methodist Hospital. The hotel is also situated five miles north of downtown Columbus and 12 miles west of Port Columbus International Airport. The "great, affordable" Red Roof Plus+ Columbus The Ohio State University keeps our guests in the heart of the action thanks to the central location on the OSU campus just five miles from the heart of the state capital. more...
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Knights Inn Hilliard/ColumbusPet Friendly Hotels Near The Ohio State University

3950 Parkway Lane,Hilliard,OH

Econo Lodge WorthingtonPet Friendly Hotels Near The Ohio State University

50 E Wilson Bridge Rd,Worthington,OH

Star City Inn and SuitesPet Friendly Hotels Near The Ohio State University

3131 Broadway,Grove City,OH



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