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Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Deborah of the morning staff is wonderful and wonderfully helpful, as is Joe and his colleagues -- except the person who works late at night, who is less than friendly and welcoming. It's wonderful that they have a dinner menu so you don't have to go out, and restaurant is open late, thankfully. The rooms are fairly quiet and are...

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Rensselaer, New York
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

I spent 3 nights here while attending an orientation session for Ohio State University. The stay was one of the best that I have had. I am used to traveling with my husband and can get a bit nervous staying on my own. Never once did I feel unsafe. The check in process was very easy and efficient. The room...

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

Dear rebe35, Thanks for your positive feedback. It is always nice to here when people have a great experience. I hope we can accommodate you in the future. I will pass on you comments to the entire staff. Sincerely, John B

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed at his hotel again because it is a very nice place and close to the OSU campus. The lobby area is very welcoming and the staff are very friendly and helpful. The room was spacious and well equipped with electronic access. The bedding was very comfortable and the room spacious. I will stay here again for certain!

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent garden inn . Great food great lobby with great overall service. We would stay here again in our next couples night away. Very convenient as well. Love the free coffee & teas in the lobby & nice pool area

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I've stayed in all of the Hilton properties in Columbus and this one might be my new favorite. Amazing customer service, comfortable beds, restaurant/room service and good location. The front desk staff were very helpful and accommodating. I'll be back!

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great location to OSU. Staff very friendly. Room is clean. Would have give 5 stars, but the internet is TERRIBLE at night (freezes), upgraded from complimentary to premium and it really did not make a difference in our room, but the upgrade worked good in the lobby.

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Chillicothe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everyone was so helpful, nice & considerate. Will definitely be back again. Our stay during this uncomfortable time was most pleasurable. Was very convenient for us to get to all his appointments, due to the location. Everything was in a 5 mile radius including dining.

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Cincinnati, OH
Reviewed 1 week ago

This has always been our go to hotel for events at Ohio State University. It is a great locations, with restaurants and shopping near you. Only a few miles from the University. In the past we have never had any issues, but this visit our room had not been vacuumed and the a/c would not work making the room very...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice rooms, good business center, and nice bright hotel. Our check-in and check-out were smooth and easy. Our room was very clean and had everything we needed. A comfortable business chair was in the room at the desk and the internet complimentary service was adequate for my needs. All the chairs and beds were very comfortable. I visited the business...

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Joe F, Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We truly appreciate your helpful feedback as we are always looking to improve our service and amenities. I am happy to see that you enjoyed your stay with us! We'd be honored to accommodate you again and provide another outstanding stay for you. We hope to see you soon!

Columbus, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed while visiting daughter at The Ohio State. Will be returning for a stay during her graduation. Friendly staff, clean, comfortable room. Good price. Nice gym, and friendly, living room-like bar to have a drink with companions or other guests.

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Joe F, Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of our property. We are so happy to hear what a great experience you had. We look forward to being able to accommodate you again and provide another great stay for you. We hope to see you soon!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
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
Region: United States > Ohio > Columbus
Price Range: €125 - €243 (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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“I always ask for the top floor away from the Elevators and Ice Machines.”
 of 5 bubbles goldenoneOhio, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I originally asked for connecting rooms and they even were going to arrange that. They are very accommodating to their guests.”
 of 5 bubbles ksherman4753, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms further away from Olentangy Road are quieter, that is, the back side of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles N_skier, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Along the river side is nicest. Hotel is set back, so pretty quiet all over.”
  • You can see the Olentangy river and a park to the right middle.
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  • Comfy bed and chair.
  • Clean shower and new curtain
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  • Coffee and mw and fridge area.
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 of 5 bubbles findwine, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Stayed in 307 facing front. Would have preferred higher floor for river view, but rooms available were next to the smoking rooms, 501-505.”
 of 5 bubbles LuvsOurTravels, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
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