We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel

    2407 Indiana Ave, Columbus, OH 43202-3109
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    US$63
    US$63
    US$63
    Traveller (2)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (1)
    Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University
    307 reviews
    #29 of 143 hotels in Columbus
     
    Comfort Suites - Columbus / Clara St
    198 reviews
    #68 of 143 hotels in Columbus
     
    Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ex I-71/ Oh. State Fair/Expo Center
    200 reviews
    #88 of 143 hotels in Columbus
     
    Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area
    563 reviews
    #17 of 143 hotels in Columbus
     
    Overview
    • Excellent80%
    • Very good18%
    • Average0%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Pool
    1.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University
    307 reviews
    #29 of 143 hotels in Columbus
     
    Comfort Suites - Columbus / Clara St
    198 reviews
    #68 of 143 hotels in Columbus
     
    Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ex I-71/ Oh. State Fair/Expo Center
    200 reviews
    #88 of 143 hotels in Columbus
     
    Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area
    563 reviews
    #17 of 143 hotels in Columbus
     
    Rooms
    3 Sep4 Sep
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 5 partner sites to see rooms from US$63.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Columbus hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "a9bc5494dda64521b450150f58cbad0d", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":3861371,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":9,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":9,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"a9bc5494dda64521b450150f58cbad0d","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":63,"lowestMetaPrice":63,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":63,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":63,"lowestMetaPrice":63,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":63,"hotelName":"Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImE5YmM1NDk0ZGRhNjQ1MjFiNDUwMTUwZjU4Y2JhZDBkIiwiQUlLIjoiYTY5NzFkZjU1MDM4NDZlMDhjMjVmYWM5NzFiZWE1ZTAifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "03/09/2017", "checkOut": "04/09/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$63", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (38)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 35 reviews

    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    If you don't mind sharing a bedroom with 4 or 5 strangers, this place is a real adventure. International guests, free breakfast, helpful staff, hot tub, bicycles on loan, interesting student neighborhood, a great CD collection (remember compact discs?)...all for about $30 a night. It's...More

    Thank edvspoon
    Reviewed 15 May 2017

    I stayed at the Wayfaring Buckeye for 5 nights recently while visiting Ohio State University. The location for this is ideal - only a 20 minute walk and it is very well placed for a short, easy and cheap bus journey downtown. Everything was great,...More

    Thank etalbot1291
    Reviewed 4 May 2017

    First time staying in a hostel and very impressed. Definitely will stay in another and if I'm ever in Columbus again I know where to call. All facilities were up to par and Ray was helpful from the time I arrived and departed. Highly recommended!!!

    2  Thank Charshria T
    Reviewed 18 March 2017

    Stayed overnight at this sweet, conveniently located, homey hostel, and will return anytime I have something going on in Columbus. The place is clean and comfy, with a friendly director who sets the tone for guests.The kitchen is well-stocked with a variety of breakfast options,...More

    Thank Terry A
    Reviewed 26 February 2017

    This place is the first place I came to stay in U.S.A . My first time ever. The hostel is amazing. The people are so friendly. They would go beyond their way to help you it. This place has all the essential stuff . You...More

    Thank Nisha M
    Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University
    307 reviews
    #29 of 143 hotels in Columbus
     
    Comfort Suites - Columbus / Clara St
    198 reviews
    #68 of 143 hotels in Columbus
     
    Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ex I-71/ Oh. State Fair/Expo Center
    200 reviews
    #88 of 143 hotels in Columbus
     
    Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area
    563 reviews
    #17 of 143 hotels in Columbus
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$31 - US$76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Cancelon, Expedia, Hotels.com, Booking.com, Priceline, Travelocity, Hotwire and Agoda so you can book your Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Ohio >
    • Columbus
    • Also Known As
    • Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel Columbus, Ohio
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (2)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (1)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (13)
    Bathroom (3)
    Nearby
    Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ex I-71/ Oh. State Fair/Expo Center
    200 reviews
    .86 km away
     
    Comfort Suites - Columbus / Clara St
    198 reviews
    2.02 km away
     
    Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University
    307 reviews
    1.97 km away
     
    Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area
    563 reviews
    2.53 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Greaters icecream
    18 reviews
    .80 km away
    Blue Danube Restaurant
    42 reviews
    .81 km away
    Japanese Oriental Restaurant
    19 reviews
    .86 km away
    Mughal Darbar Restaurant
    8 reviews
    .84 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Mapfre Stadium
    177 reviews
    .92 km away
    Ohio History Center
    188 reviews
    1.48 km away
    Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum
    31 reviews
    1.44 km away
    Wexner Center for the Arts
    33 reviews
    1.49 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Alexis R
    8 July 2016|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from wayfaringbuckeye | Property representative |
    In the event that you will be checking in very late, we could arrange a self check in envelope for you at the front door.
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "The King Private is excellent value"
    Read review
    "Very affordable and close to main attractions"
    Read review
    "It's a hostel. Be prepared to share spaces and chat with other guests. Go with the flow--you'll love..."
    Read review
    "The automated locks can be loud. Maybe ask for a bed further from doors if you have trouble sleeping..."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing