The Varsity Inn

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
1445 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus, OH, 43212, United States of America
3.4 out of 5 rating 2390 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.4

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at The Varsity Inn in Columbus, you'll be in the business district, within a 5-minute drive of Ohio Stadium and Ohio State University. This hotel is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Greater Columbus Convention Center and 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from Nationwide Arena.


Make yourself at home in one of the 119 individually furnished guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, as well as phones with free local calls.


Make use of convenient amenities, which include complimentary wireless Internet access and a vending machine.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk and a vending machine. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Ohio State Medical Center - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
James Cancer Hospital - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Ohio State University - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Ohio Stadium - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Newport Music Hall - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Wexner Center for the Arts - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Ohio Craft Museum - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Schottenstein Center - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Goodale Park - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Columbus Children's Theatre - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Lifestyle Communities Pavilion - 3.2 km / 2 mi
North Market - 3.3 km / 2.1 mi
Greater Columbus Convention Center - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
Huntington Park - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Nationwide Arena - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi

The preferred airport for The Varsity Inn is Columbus, OH (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.) - 14.3 km / 8.9 mi

Check-in time starts at 4pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet deposit: USD 10.00 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 10 per accommodation, per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Vending machine
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Assistive listening devices available