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    Varsity Inn

    1445 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus, OH 43212-1449
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    1 - 5 of 140 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    This is one of the best places in Columbus that I ever stayed. The employees were all pleasant and I will be staying there again. Thanks for the great hospitality. Clean rooms and great environment for the price! Near OSU campus for great sight seeing

    Thank Dwayne C
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Pro: - Cleaner than we thought Con: - Rude manager who dones't listen just want to charge you more - Old man showing his "private" part - Homeless people drinking at the back of the hotel Most horrible hotel experience We were there for 5...More

    Thank SnR_TheLeos
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I reserved a room during a big football game so it was $200 a night for this hotel. One king bed, a frig, microwave. It was clean. The view was a Bob Evans and a billboard for an adult store. This is not a fancy...More

    Thank Christine M
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We chose to stay at The Varsity Inn because it was listed as an option for a conference we attended. Should have read the reviews first! Simply put, it just wasn't clean. The smell of pet odors including urine was strong in our room. The...More

    Thank DickandJane6986
    Response from var1445, Front Office Manager at Varsity InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you, we greatly appreciate your feedback about our hotel. We do take pride in catering to our guests' needs the best way we can. We’re sorry you were not 100% satisfied with your stay. In the coming months we are planned for a full...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Found someone else’s socks in my room and dirty tissues. One bed had hairs all in it, bedding definitely wasn’t changed. The peephole for the door had no glass in it and was just a giant hole which we noticed you can get an entire...More

    Thank Whitney M
    Response from var1445, Front Office Manager at Varsity InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you, we greatly appreciate your feedback about our hotel. We do take pride in catering to our guests' needs the best way we can. We’re sorry you were not 100% satisfied with your stay. We will advise our housekeeping department to be more diligent...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
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    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$58 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 119
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    • Varsity Inn Columbus, Ohio
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    Shahnewaj M
    9 September 2016|
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    Response from var1445 | Property representative |
    There would be space available in a King Deluxe as it has a wet bar but no electric plates or portable cooktops.
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    tcorrera
    8 July 2016|
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    Response from var1445 | Property representative |
    I know this is a little late but we will accept packages as long as the recipient has a reservation or is in house. No Fee!
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    melissa f
    14 June 2015|
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    Response from Janet B | Property representative |
    No they do not, some have micro-fridge in room but not a kitchenette.
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