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Dayton, Ohio
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2015

We had one of the ADA suites on the 8th floor. Very clean and luxurious hotel, and the staff was very friendly and professional. We were fortunate to be there during nice weather, and it was really sweet to be able to walk around the campus and still be close to where we were staying. In the past, we've stayed... More 

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Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

The Blackwell is the only hotel on the Ohio State campus. The condition of the hotel is excellent and the decor is current. Although we did not have reservations, the staff was extremely nice and helpful. The room was comfortable and quiet. I would definitely stay there again if we are visiting campus.

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Elmhurst,Il
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2015

The Blackwell is a great place to stay on The Ohio State University campus. The location, cleanliness and helpfulness of the staff go beyond expectations. My only complaint is that it is difficult to get a reservation and I'm not just talking about when a football game is going on either. Also, it's on the pricey side, but if you... More 

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Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

Be very careful at this hotel, you have to use their vallet to park and it cost $30 per day.. when the vallet got our car at check out their was $200 worth of damage to the door..the vallet took responsibility and filed a claim. When we got home we received a letter from the hotel stating that they assume... More 

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spatsiavos, Director of Sales at The Blackwell, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding our hotel. The hotel does offer valet parking services for all hotel guests and meeting attendees. A self-parking option is available at Lane Avenue Parking Garage, just north of the hotel. For future, we will make it a point to share this with guests that inquire of additional parking... More 

Marietta, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2015

I was in town for a football game and was lucky enough to get a room at The Blackwell on Saturday night. The location was absolutely perfect - almost directly across the street from the Horseshoe. The service we received from the front desk and the bellmen was excellent and the room was clean and very large. Texting the valet... More 

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Hurricane, West Virginia
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Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

We were in town for a concert and decided to stay at the Blackwell. It was very clean. We couldn't get a shuttle to the concert. Then we left the privacy sign on the door while we were gone. Staff ignored the sign and went in anyway. Room service was excellent. Cleaning came at 8:00 am!! Check out wasn't until... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2015

I booked my room at this hotel based on all of the reviews of how wonderful the customer service is supposed to be at this hotel. I wasn't so fortunate, the service I received was terrible. The front desk employees and the rooms manager should treat their guest better.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015

I enjoyed staying at this location. Mostly because my event was located on campus and it didn't make sense to spend more money to be near the downtown area and still have to get to campus for my event. It can be at least $50-$60 less than downtown. Cabs came in under 5 minutes. While the decor wasn't the most... More 

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Greater Cincinnati
1 review
Reviewed 7 October 2015

My daughter had her wedding and reception at this beautiful hotel recently. Great location ! The staff is very friendly and so helpful ! The rooms are great and we loved the king size bed - very comfortable ... Great bathroom with a TUB also! ...We stayed in a suite on the top floor and it had the most amazing... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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110 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Stayed here last Saturday after the Ohio State game. The location is perfect and better yet the service uismtop notch. From the checking in to the helpful bell staff, a great stay. Go Bucks. The other Greta thing about the hotl miss the valet parking for the game.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bistro 2110 At The Blackwell
Bistro 2110 At The Blackwell
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
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Additional Information about The Blackwell

Address: 2110 Tuttle Park Place, Columbus, OH 43210
Region: United States > Ohio > Columbus
Price Range: $162 - $332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Blackwell 4*
Number of rooms: 151
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The Blackwell Columbus, Ohio
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“Some rooms have a nice view of Ohio Stadium”
 of 5 bubbles 826robertf, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“choose a room facing the front or back for better view of the campus.”
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“If you stay in a even number room, chances are you'll have a view of the football stadium.”
 of 5 bubbles tsana23, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“if you have business at Ohio State this is the place to stay.”
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“I stayed on the 7th floor and it was extremely quiet. I heard no 'road noise' at all and I am a light sleeper....”
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