Downtown Columbus Ohio near OSU

Local Columbus Area Guide

Explore the city from our budget-friendly hotel near downtown Columbus. Varsity Inn is conveniently close to the Short North, Upper Arlington and Grandview neighborhoods, as well as top local attractions and activities.

Fill your days with adventure as you tour the exciting entertainment, shopping, sports, and dining opportunities of Columbus, Ohio. Let our friendly staff be your area guides, so you can experience the city from the eyes of the locals.

Universities & Medical Centers

When you're in town for medical treatment or conference, rest easy knowing Varsity Inn is close to several area hospitals. 

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Activities & Entertainment

Make the most of your trip to Columbus and see everything that the city has to offer. From cheering on your team at Nationwide Arena to exploring the city, there is something for everyone here.

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Shopping & Dining

Spend the day perusing Columbus’ unique shops and boutiques. Then, top it all off with something delicious from a local restaurant.

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From zoos and water parks to museums and parks, there is no shortage of attractions in Columbus.

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Cheer the Buckeyes to victory at The Ohio State University and return to our hotel to celebrate with your friends and family. You can also enjoy NHL hockey and Minor League Baseball games at nearby arenas.

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Hotel Rooms at Varsity Inn Columbus Ohio

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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Guest's Dog Taking Care of Business at Varisity Inn Hotel in Columbus Ohio

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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Columbus Ohio's Varisity Inn Hotel

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Take a look at everything Varsity Inn has to offer you; view our Photo Gallery to see what accommodations and amenities await you.

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