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Welcome To Our Downtown Columbus Hotel, Steps from OSU

The Varsity Inn

Your home away from home in Columbus, Ohio, The Varsity Inn delivers affordable lodging and incredible amenities near OSU.

Wake up to a steaming cup of coffee in your room. Connect to family or work back home with our free hotel-wide Wi-Fi. These are just a few of the ways we take care of our guests here at Varsity Inn.

Renovated Rooms

Our guestrooms provide the comfort you deserve at affordable rates that won’t break your vacation budget, and our amenities are top-notch, such as cable TVs, microwaves and refrigerators, and more. You can even bring your four-legged friends with you thanks to our pet-friendly policy at our Columbus hotel.

Centrally Located

Whether you’re flying solo for business or taking advantage of our group rates with the entire family, you’ll love our hotel’s convenient location in Columbus. Our Ohio State University hotel is located on the south edge of campus, making our hotel perfect for current and prospective college students and their families, sports fan, alumni, and traveling professors. In addition, Varsity Inn is close to other points of interest like the Columbus Zoo, the Expo Center, and the Schottenstein Center. Ask our helpful front desk associates for advice on the best places to visit during your stay.

Hotel Amenities:

  • Free hotel-wide Wi-Fi
  • Pet-friendly rooms
  • In-room coffeemaker
  • 40” flat-panel TV with cable channels
  • Iron/ironing board
  • 100% smoke-free rooms
  • Micro-fridge (select rooms)

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Need assistance? Call 614-291-2983

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Specials & Packages

Make the most of your trip and save more than ever before when you take advantage of our special guest programs and hotel promotions.

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Pet Friendly

No vacation is complete without your four-legged friends, so bring them along with you! We welcome up to two pets per room.

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