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    Ohio University Inn & Conference Center

    331 Richland Ave, Athens, OH 45701-3205
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          USD 126*
          USD 118*
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          Overview
          • Excellent69%
          • Very good24%
          • Average5%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “ohio university” (109 reviews)
          “outdoor pool” (12 reviews)
          “my daughter” (21 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Golf Course
          Dry Cleaning
          Private Balcony
          3.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 437 reviews

          Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

          This inn is spectacular. The staff is extremely friendly and welcoming and helpful with helping guests attend nearby attractions based off their interests. The inn itself was very clean and cozy. Recommended 10/10.

          Thank Anthony B
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          We stayed here for orientation at OU. The hotel is charming and well maintained. Will at the desk was friendly and offered great customer service. He even remembered my name when I came back to the desk an hour later for a replacement keycard; more...More

          Thank Jode C
          Response from Trevor W, Assistant General Manager at Ohio University Inn & Conference CenterResponded 1 week ago

          Dear Guest, Thanks for taking the time to write a thorough review of both the pros and cons of your recent stay at The OU Inn. We are so glad you enjoyed our convenient location to both Ohio University's campus and uptown Athens. I do...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Book early very popular site. Sold out of all of the Special Events taking place around the University. Great location, rooms are clean, people friendly environment, and smoke free rooms; however there is smoking on the exterior in various locationsMore

          Thank Bobbie W
          Response from Trevor W, Assistant General Manager at Ohio University Inn & Conference CenterResponded 3 weeks ago

          Dear Guest, Thanks so much for choosing to stay with us at The OU Inn. High event weekends for both Ohio University and The City of Athens due lead to our guest rooms booking up very quickly; however, we always try our very best to...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          I have never had a bad experience with the Ohio University Inn and Conference Center. My company uses them for all its events. Amber Lechner, Jacque Newton, Betsy Baringer and Kate Moore are always fantastic at helping me get all the details right, and making...More

          Thank sarahboumphrey
          Response from Trevor W, Assistant General Manager at Ohio University Inn & Conference CenterResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a positive review; we sincerely appreciate the feedback regarding your experiences working with both the sales and banquet departments at The OU Inn! I will be sure to pass along your sincere...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          I want to thank Lucy and Kim for making my trip to Athens so special. What GREAT bartenders! Great service and very friendly! An asset to your establishment! I've stayed at the OU Inn many times over the years and always have a wonderful experience....More

          Thank duffmann2017
          Response from Trevor W, Assistant General Manager at Ohio University Inn & Conference CenterResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear Guest, Thanks so much for writing a review of your recent trip to Athens and The OU Inn, we greatly appreciate your feedback! Kim and Lucy are definitely a wonderful addition to our staff, we are so lucky to have them. I will be...More

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Free Parking
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room Service
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Golf Course
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 118 - USD 182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 139
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          • Athens
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          • Ohio University Hotel Athens ,
          • Ohio University Inn And Conference Center
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          akt28
          Is the hotel near any attractions, I am staying only for a week to settle my daughter into university but want to have a look at what's available to see/do.
          23 April 2017|
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          Response from Hardshell65 | Reviewed this property |
          I really don't know...we were on our way to Detroit, MI, stayed overnight and left early the next morning so we did not see much of the area.
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          Sue G
          Hi! How far is the Adena bike trailhead from the Inn? What is your cancellation policy? Thanks! Sue
          14 July 2015|
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          Response from Ben K |
          Hi Sue, Access to the Hockhocking Adena bikeway is a short 3-4 minute ride or 7-10 minute walk from the Inn. For most reservations the cancellation policy is 6pm on the day of your check-in. There are some exceptions for... More
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          "Don't go with the double beds if you sleep with a spouse or partner."
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          "Rooms on the inside have a pool patio view"
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          "Glad they had mini refridgerators."
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          "The rooms have been updated and are very comfortable. There is always a choice of a King or 2 bed room. The..."
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