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Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel

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“hot tub”(13 reviews)
“visit columbus”(2 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
1 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay at this hostel. This was our first time staying at a hostel in general, so we were both a ltitle nervous. My friend and I were in town for the Pentatonix concert at the Ohio State Fair. The guests were...More

Thank SSSJulisa
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Very friendly small hostel. Near campus and some bars but 3 miles from downtown. Hot tub, good breakfast and free bike hire. Fairly modern and very clean. Aldi nearby is useful. Regular bus stop nearby.

Thank Jesse R
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

1  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!!!

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Free Parking
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Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Price range
US$32 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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United States > Ohio > Columbus
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Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel Columbus, Ohio
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Alexis R
8 July 2016|
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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.
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"The King Private is excellent value"
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"Very affordable and close to main attractions"
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"It's a hostel. Be prepared to share spaces and chat with other guests. Go with the flow--you'll love..."
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"The automated locks can be loud. Maybe ask for a bed further from doors if you have trouble sleeping..."
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