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1 room, 2 adults

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
Tasty breakfast
Very comfortable
Fairly good value for money

Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus/University Area

from €117
  • 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

About Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus/University Area

At Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus/University Area, you'll be just a 5-minute drive from Ohio Stadium and Schottenstein Center. The indoor pool is a great spot for a morning swim, and guests can get a workout in at the 24-hour fitness center. Rooms offer LCD TVs, refrigerators, and free WiFi. Fellow travelers say good things about the convenient parking and helpful staff.

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

  • Cash

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
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

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
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  • 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 204 reviews

Good 6.0
Family visit
Diane, us4 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Modern Hotel with comfortable bed!
Everything was great!
Jake, us2 night business trip
Very Good 8.0
Very nice stay, family all together for OSU game. Room was very nice and room for all. Only issue is no outside garbage pales or enough bags in rooms to take the garbage out to empty.
W.B, us2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Easy and enjoyable
Our stay was very nice. We did have a bit of trouble with the temperature in the room, but overall was an easy and enjoyable overnight stay.
kelly, us1 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
Great stay no problems at all!’
Ashley, us1 night family trip

Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus/University Area

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