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The Woodlands, Texas
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Situated in a very scenic area, this hotel looks old and uninviting from the outside. But the inside is remodled, modern and very nice. There is a bar and snack area in the lobby. The staff was friendly. We were there for a seminar that had breakfast & lunch prepared by the hotel staff. The food was excellent and the...

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Trevor W, Assistant General Manager at Ohio University Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for writing a review of your recent experience at The OU Inn, we enjoyed having you stay with us! All guest rooms and bathrooms were recently renovated so I'm glad you enjoyed their modern design. Our new chef, Joe, has been a wonderful addition to the staff! I hope you enjoyed the seminar and...

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago

The minute I walked in the door at the OU Inn I was greeted by an exuberant smile from Mackenzie at the front desk and the stay never lost any of it's positive energy while there. Trevor did a great job insuring my stay was perfect and every OU Inn staff member I met said hello and asked if there...

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Trevor W, Assistant General Manager at Ohio University Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks so much for writing a review of your recent stay at The OU Inn! We are so glad you had such a wonderful stay while you were in Athens! I am pleased to read that all staff welcomed you during your stay and ensured you had a positive experience! We look forward to having you stay again...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The OU Inn went above and beyond on every aspect of our big day. Amber was easy to talk to and work with throughout the entire process. She had a handle on everything and helped me make my vision for our wedding come to fruition! Thanks to Amber and her team, the day went incredibly well. There were minor mishaps...

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Trevor W, Assistant General Manager at Ohio University Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Congratulations on your recent wedding, we are so elated you allowed The OU Inn to be a part of your special day! Amber is such a wonderful asset to our sales team and has takes great pride in ensuring all events go off without a hitch! We are so happy that we were able to offer additional rooms...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved my experience at the OU Inn. They handled my entire travel experience with the utmost in professionalism. I travel and book hotels for large groups all the time. The staff at the OU Inn made booking very easy. The entire staff was very thorough and courteous. They really understood the needs of my group. The rooms were clean...

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Trevor W, Assistant General Manager at Ohio University Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay at The OU Inn! We are so glad you enjoyed the service we provided and hope you return to Athens and stay with us again!! Kindest regards, Trevor

Mason, Ohio
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Room was very clean and well designed. Staff is friendly courteous and helpful. Food in the restaurant was excellent. Very convenient location. Would love to stay here with a larger group as the patio and fire pits are very inviting.

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Trevor W, Assistant General Manager at Ohio University Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks so much for writing a review of your recent stay at The OU Inn, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope to see you again soon! Kindly, Trevor

West Chicago, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Inn is very convenient to Ohio University with easy access to the student activities. Much easier thsn staying out on State Street plus the in-house restaurant and bar much better than the college watering holes on Court Street

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Trevor W, Assistant General Manager at Ohio University Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks so much for writing a review of your recent stay! We are glad you enjoyed the hotel's convenient location to both Court Street and Ohio University's campus. We hope to see you again soon! Kindly, Trevor

Athens, Ohio
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I'm a graduate student who moved to Athens in August for school. I needed a place for me and my 2 small dogs to stay until I could move in to my new apartment, so I chose Ohio University Inn. I'm so glad I did! After a long day of driving, I arrived to a friendly staff, and a bed,...

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Trevor W, Assistant General Manager at Ohio University Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks so much for writing a review of your recent stay at The OU Inn! We are so glad you enjoyed the bed in your room, we receive so many compliments on how comfortable they are! Additionally, we love having 4-legged family members stay with us too, so I am glad your dogs enjoyed their stay! We hope...

Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The Inn takes up a lot of acreage south (?) of the university, but within easy walking distance.Although it's obviously been around a long time, it's very well maintained and pleasantly staffed with students. There's an out door pool, a nice patio, potted flowers and a full serve restaurant and bar. Rooms are large--mine on the second floor had a...

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Trevor W, Assistant General Manager at Ohio University Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay at The OU Inn, we're so glad you chose to stay with us. We are so glad that you enjoyed our newly renovated guest rooms and bathrooms along with our outdoor patio area. Unfortunately at this time of year our outdoor pool is...

Orlando , FL
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We stayed here after touring Ohio U for my son who is a junior in high school. Hotel is located right off ( nearly on) campus and is in a beautiful setting ( at least during the Fall season). Convenient parking for us and easy to retrieve car though could easily walk to campus and downtown Athens if you don't...

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Trevor W, Assistant General Manager at Ohio University Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am so glad you enjoyed your trip to Athens and Ohio University. As a bobcat alumni myself, I love having prospective students stay with us! We are the only hotel located within walking distance, so I am glad you were able to take advantage of our convenient location. Best of luck with your son's college search but...

Westfield, Indiana
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited the OU Inn while we were in town visiting family and had a great stay! The front desk staff was very friendly and accommodating and our room was clean and so nice. We ate breakfast both mornings in the restaurant and everyone was so friendly and helpful. Great stay all the way around!

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Trevor W, Assistant General Manager at Ohio University Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and had an all around wonderful visit in Athens! We hope to see you again! Best regards, Trevor

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains on the campus of Ohio University, The newly renovated Ohio University Inn & Conference Center in Athens, Ohio is the only full service hotel in the region. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ohio University Inn & Conference Center

Address: 331 Richland Ave, Athens, OH 45701-3205
Region: United States > Ohio > Athens
Price Range: €124 - €148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ohio University Inn & Conference Center 3.5*
Number of rooms: 139
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“I think all rooms were reasonably convenient... I didn't see any advantage or disadvantage to the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles ianmL5596EE, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“You can't miss but I would prefer the first floor”
 of 5 bubbles tonyi473, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you're on 2nd floor, get a room closer to lobby.”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisM615_13, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room convenient with patio. We have dogs and it makes a difference having an outside door. Restaurant has excellent food and drink. Always stay at OU INN when visiting our son. ”
 of 5 bubbles pamelap252, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Close walk/cab ride to campus or uptown”
 of 5 bubbles tbuzille, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
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