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The Blackwell

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Reviewed 20 January 2016

I'm looking through the numerous 5 star reviews and thinking maybe I just missed something. The service was definitely on-par with a good upscale hotel. The decor throughout the hotel, including the rooms probably needs a bit of a refresh. I wouldn't say it's "dated" but maybe that its just a touch tired. Or maybe it's not my style, who...

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Eric H, Director of Rooms at The Blackwell, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review of the Blackwell. I am sorry to hear of your concern regarding the cleaning of your room and the poor communication from the Front Desk. Although we attempt meet every guest's requests, our Housekeeping staff does work daily until 4:30pm on weekdays and 5:30pm on weekends. We do hope that...

Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 17 January 2016

great place to stay when visiting the ohio state university! nice hotel, w/friendly help. rooms were large, and clean. refrigerator and safe were nice to have in room. we had breakfast in the restaurant and the buffet was well stocked according to my son. turn-down service at night left chocolate!!!!!!!!!! we will stay again if we end up with a...

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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 14 January 2016

I wasn't sure if I wanted to stay in a hotel on a college campus for an anniversary night. But I was pleasantly surprised. This is the first that we've stayed in a 4 star and it was worth it. The only complaint I have is that I heard a vacuum running too early in the morning. That's never happen...

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Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

The Blackwell just crosses the threshold of what I call a luxury hotel. The staff is great. The amenities are good. The restaurant is good. The bar/lounge is just ok. Room service is available and we were happy with the creme brouleé. Bath robes were comfy and appreciated. Importantly, the bed and pillows were excellent and so comfortable that I...

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Reviewed 7 January 2016

I had the privilege of staying here for a conference and was totally impressed. The lobby was inviting, the room was exquisite, the restaurant was classy, and the location was prime. I would highly recommend this hotel. Consider calling the front desk directly and asking for their best rate; you may beat the online price.

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Eric H, Director of Rooms at The Blackwell, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing this review. We hope to see you here again sometime in the near future.

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 31 December 2015

We were in Columbus for a Christmas party and decided to stay on OSU's campus for a change. What a nice experience. The hotel room was very comfortable and the staff was most helpful. The hotel lacks a pool and exercise room, but you can arrange for a pass for the campus facility for these at the front desk. They...

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Dublin, Ohio
Reviewed 30 December 2015

This is a very convenient hotel to host meetings and conferences near The Ohio State University. I've stayed in the rooms as well as hosted visitors to the hotel and it is a very nice university hotels. It is also a great place to have meetings. They have several conference rooms that get booked well in advance, but they are...

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Reviewed 25 December 2015

This hotel was a pleasant surprise. Everything about the hotel, the staff, the restaurant, the room, and the location was great. When I selected this hotel, on a college campus, I thought it would be good but it was exceptional. Breakfast buffet was very good with selections for everyone. Great oatmeal and the best bread pudding. The hotel staff accommodated...

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Ormond Beach, United States
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

I could not of been more impressed! Great location, rooms, amenities and the best of all is their location for all things Buckeye. Rooms looked brand new and was pleasantly surprised by all of the chocolates left on our beds on several occasions. The valet parking is cheaper than self park if you come and go. We will we back...

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Carmel, Indiana
Reviewed 22 December 2015

My stay at the Blackwell could not have been any better. I was upgraded to a lovely suite, and it was excellent. Very comfy bed and pillows, fine amenities, wonderful large work space for two people - outstanding. Many outlets for tech devices everywhere. The small bar with fridge was welcome, and the bathroom was nicely equipped. My only complaint...

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  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Bistro 2110 At The Blackwell
Bistro 2110 At The Blackwell
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Airport Transportation
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Additional Information about The Blackwell

Address: 2110 Tuttle Park Place, Columbus, OH 43210
Region: United States > Ohio > Columbus
Price Range: $215 - $350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Blackwell 4*
Number of rooms: 151
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Blackwell Hotel Columbus
The Blackwell Columbus, Ohio
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