4.7 out of 5

With a stay at The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center in Columbus (University District), you'll be minutes from Ohio Stadium and close to Ohio State University.

This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Jack Nicklaus Museum and Schottenstein Center.

Make yourself at home in one of the 151 air-conditioned guestrooms. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access is available. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a fitness center, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services. Additional amenities at this hotel include gift shops/newsstands and wedding services. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the complimentary area shuttle that operates within 3 mi.

Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, a business center, and express check-out. Planning an event in Columbus? This hotel has facilities measuring 15375 square feet (1428 square meters), including a conference center. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available on request).

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. You'll find a business center on site.

WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. Event space at this hotel measures 15375 square feet (1428 square meters) and includes a conference center. A fitness center, gift shops/newsstands, and concierge services are also featured at the business-friendly The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center. An area shuttle within 3 mi and a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) are free. Parking is available for a fee.

This 4-star Columbus hotel is smoke free.

  • 151 guestrooms or units
  • 8 levels
  • 15375 sq ft of conference space
  • 1428 sq m of conference space
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center offers 151 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. This Columbus hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access.

Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary weekday newspapers, and phones. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Cribs available
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Weekday newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 11 AM.

Bistro 2110 - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Breakfast

Start your morning with a cooked-to-order breakfast, available each day from 6:30 AM to 11 AM for a surcharge. You can order a meal from room service during limited hours.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport transportation is offered on request. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

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 available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are 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.

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 2.25 and USD 10.75 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 17 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Name

  • Blackwell Columbus
  • The Blackwell Columbus, Ohio
  • Blackwell Hotel Columbus
  • The Blackwell Hotel Columbus
  • Blackwell Inn Pfahl Columbus
  • Blackwell Inn Pfahl
  • Blackwell Pfahl Columbus
  • Blackwell Pfahl

You should know

The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center offers transfers from the airport. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details. Children 17 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding. Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.