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Hotel Description

Motel near Ohio State University in Columbus

Close to airport

Within a 15-minute walk of the motel, you'll find Ohio State University and Jack Nicklaus Museum. Schottenstein Center and Value City Arena are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Round-the-clock service

This motel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. Business travelers can take advantage of the express check-out. A safe deposit box is provided and the front desk is staffed around-the-clock.

Standard Room, 1 King Bed (Smoke Free)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$68* Per night/room Mar 1 - Mar 2

Premium Room, 2 Queen Beds (Upgraded Bedding & Snack, Smoke Free)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Superior Room, 1 King Bed (Smoke Free)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Room, 1 King Bed (Upgraded Bedding & Snack, Smoke Free)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Upgraded Bedding & Snack, Smoke Free)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Smoke Free)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus - Ohio State University OSU ratings based on 25 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.6 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 3.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus - Ohio State University OSU

Everyone (14) Couples (3) Family (4)
3 out of 5
Couldnt understand check in person.. when we entered the room the key wouldnt work had to get new card twice. Was never informed from front desk about check out, breakfast or anything around . Tv was stuck on 1 channel and no wY to selext guide or 1 which it said to do to control the tv from your phone. It was jyst ok.if all your doing is sleeping its the place for you . I have had better hotel experienxes in worse places

Posted by on Dec 4, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Dec 5, 2022 by Francis

Thank you for reviewing your stay, we are working on correcting these issues stated.

5 out of 5
Clean, quiet, close to restaurants

Posted by on Aug 17, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Sep 2, 2022 by Frank

Thank you for the positive comments. We appreciate having you stayed with us.

1 out of 5

Posted by , from Gahanna on Apr 28, 2022

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Jul 24, 2021

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2 out of 5
It was dirty and dingy

Posted by on May 11, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jun 21, 2021 by Front Desk

We are sorry for the problems encountered during your stay. We hope to see you again, and provide you with a better experience.

1 out of 5
This hotel had no stationery. I had to ask several times to get a receipt from the front office.

Posted by on Mar 6, 2021

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1 out of 5

Posted by on Jul 26, 2020

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5 out of 5
Very clean. Large rooms. Convenient to food and hospital.

Posted by on Jul 24, 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on Feb 15, 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on Feb 6, 2020

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About the Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus - Ohio State University OSU

Location 441 Ackerman Road, Columbus, OH 43202

Property Features

Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus - Ohio State University OSU offers its guests coffee/tea in a common area, express check-out, and a front desk safe. WiFi is free in public spaces. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Columbus motel.

  • 113 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Front-desk safe
  • ATM
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus - Ohio State University OSU offers 113 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; local and long-distance calls are complimentary (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided on request.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Long distance calls (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe (surcharge)
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Handrails in stairways
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets are welcome and stay free
  • Maximum 2 per room

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, and Carte Blanche. Cash is not accepted. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Pets allowed (no fees)
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Children stay free - maximum age 17
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Children stay free

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 50.00 per accommodation, per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • In-room safe fee: USD 2.00 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Red Roof Inn
  • Red Roof Inn Columbus Ohio State University
  • Red Roof Inn Hotel Columbus Ohio State University
  • Red Roof PLUS Columbus Ohio State University Motel
  • Red Roof PLUS Ohio State University Motel
  • Red Roof Inn PLUS Columbus Ohio State University Motel
  • Red Roof Inn PLUS State Motel
  • Red Roof Inn PLUS State
  • Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Ohio State University OSU
  • Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Columbus Ohio State University OSU
  • Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus - Ohio State University OSU Motel
  • Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus - Ohio State University OSU Columbus

You should know

  • Children 17 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.