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Varsity Inn South Hotel
Varsity Inn South Hotel

1445 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus 43212

2.0 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (1,178 reviews)

Located in University District, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Ohio State Medical Center and Ohio State University. Ohio …

£53
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbus Univ Area - Osu
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbus Univ Area - Osu

3045 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus 43202

2.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (419 reviews)

Located in University District, this hotel is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Jack Nicklaus Museum and within 3 mi (5 km) of Ohio Stadiu …

£82
Holiday Inn Express Ex I-71 / OH State Fair / Expo Center
Holiday Inn Express Ex I-71 / OH State Fair / Expo Center

701 E Hudson St, Columbus 43211

2.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (314 reviews)

Located in University District, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Progressive Field and Mapfre Stadium. Ohio State …

£80
Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus - Easton Area
Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus - Easton Area

4150 Stelzer Rd, Columbus 43230

2.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (528 reviews)

Situated in Columbus, this hotel is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Easton Town Center and 2.3 mi (3.6 km) from Champions of Columbus …

£95
Hilton Columbus Downtown
Hilton Columbus Downtown
1.1 mi from University District
4.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (640 reviews)

Located in Arena District, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Greater Columbus Convention Center, COSI, and Columbus Museu …

£148
Drury Inn & Suites Columbus Convention Center
Drury Inn & Suites Columbus Convention Center
1.2 mi from University District
3.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (742 reviews)

Located in Downtown Columbus, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Central Ohio Fire Museum, Columbus Museum of Art, and COSI. …

£104
The Lofts Hotel
The Lofts Hotel
1.3 mi from University District
3.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (711 reviews)

Centrally located across from The Greater Columbus Convention Center in the heart of the Arena District, near the Short North …

£124
Comfort Inn & Suites Downtown Columbus
Comfort Inn & Suites Downtown Columbus
2.6 mi from University District
2.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (921 reviews)

Located in Brewery District, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Shadowbox Live, COSI, and Columbus Museum of Art. Via Vecchi …

£63
Super 8 - Columbus
Super 8 - Columbus
3.9 mi from University District
2.0 out of 5.0
3 out of 5 (1,242 reviews)

Located in North Columbus, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Anheuser-Busch Brewery, The Candle Lab, and McConnell Arts …

£42
Drury Inn & Suites Columbus Grove City
Drury Inn & Suites Columbus Grove City
7.7 mi from University District
3.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (420 reviews)

Located in the heart of Grove City, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Putt N Play Fun Center and World of Bounce. Phoenix …

£89
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Pocket Guide: Columbus University District Hotels

A walkable neighborhood, University District is known for being business-friendly and economical, while offering convenient options for restaurants and coffee shops. In addition to its college atmosphere, the neighborhood has many charming qualities. You can satisfy your cultural palate with theater and live music. University District is a great home base for exploring the greater Columbus area, especially with so many hotels to choose from.

Sightseeing around University District

Some top local attractions include the museums, theaters, and university. Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum, Wexner Center for the Arts, and Jack Nicklaus Museum feature captivating exhibits. You can buy tickets to live performances at Newport Music Hall, Columbus Children's Theatre, and Lifestyle Communities Pavilion. Notable landmarks include James Thurber House, Rhodes State Office Tower, and Arnold Schwarzenegger Statue. Take a tour of campus around Ohio State University, Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens, or Columbus College of Art and Design. Ohio State Fairgrounds, Ohio Expo Center and State Fair, and Ohio Governor's Residence and Heritage Garden are family favorites.

Popular activities in the area include shopping and attending sporting events. Ohio Stadium, Schottenstein Center, and Mapfre Stadium are great places to catch a game or event. You can spend a leisurely afternoon outside at Natural Resources Park, Goodale Park, or Whetstone Park. At Char-Mar Ridge Preserve, take some time to really appreciate nature. If you've got some more time, you won't be disappointed by North Market, Huntington Park, and Nationwide Arena.

A couple of the most popular attractions in the area are COSI and Columbus Museum of Art. You can also check out Ohio History Center, Ohio Craft Museum, and BalletMet Performance Center.

Getting around University District

The Columbus, OH (CMH-Port Columbus Intl.) airport is 6.6 miles (10.7 km) from University District.

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