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Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus/University Area

2.5-star2.5 stars
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
3160 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, OH, 43202, United States of America

Hotel with indoor pool, near Schottenstein Center
  • Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
From 691 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Great location
Awesome vibe
Tasty breakfast
Value for money could be better

Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus/University Area

from €126
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Refrigerator
  • King, Refrigerator
  • Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Refrigerator
  • Studio, 1 King Bed, Refrigerator & Microwave (Wet Bar)
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible (Mobility & Hearing, Roll-in Shower)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Mobility & Hearing, Roll-in Shower)
  • Studio, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Mobility & Hearing, Roll-in Shower)

What’s around Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus/University Area


  • Ohio Stadium - 37 min walk
  • Schottenstein Center - 25 min walk
  • Whetstone Park - 38 min walk
  • Ohio State University - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km
  • Wexner Center for the Arts - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km
  • Ohio State Medical Center - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
  • Newport Music Hall - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
  • James Cancer Hospital - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km

Getting around

  • Columbus, OH (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.) - 15 min drive
  • Free area shuttle

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 152 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 7 floors


  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-out
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others


  • Up to 3 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Free self parking


  • Free area shuttle within 3 mi

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Golfing nearby
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Year Built - 2014
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Disabled parking
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
Be entertained
  • 40-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus/University Area’s small print

Also known as

  • University Inn Columbus
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus/University Area Hotel
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus/University Area Columbus
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus/University Area Hotel Columbus
  • Columbus Red Roof Inn
  • Red Roof Inn Columbus Ohio State University Hotel Columbus
  • Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-The Ohio State University
  • Hampton Inn Columbus/University Area Hotel
  • Hampton Inn Columbus/University Hotel
  • Hampton Inn Columbus/University Area
  • Hampton Inn Columbus/University
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus/University Area Ohio


Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of USD 75.00 (subject to availability)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Superb 9.2 From 304 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Very nice facility and clean and comfortable room. Would definitely stay there again. Location was perfect for OSU visit.
DENNIS, us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Everything was excellent!!! I wish the indoor pool was a bit larger because there were so many children swimming that we really couldn’t use it but other than that it was a wonderful hotel !!!!
Caroline, us3 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Friendly hotel.
Very nuclear hotel near campus. Indoor pool was nice and not cold. I would stay again. Lovely free breakfast included.
Jane, us1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Nice place to stay near OSU
Very close to OSU. Good breakfast
Kayoko, us1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Very nice hotel!!!
The room was beautiful, huge, and very comfortable. We had no problem checking in or out. The man stocking and running the breakfast in the morning was friendly, cheerful, and willing to do w/e to make guests happy. Great service!!
Melissa, us1 night family trip

Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus/University Area

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