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2 reviews
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We spend several weekends a year at Shawnee. We always get great service and the staff is so friendly. The Lodge is undergoing renovations so if you go , take that into consideration. You might see or hear some construction or not be able to access every part. The outdoor pool is the star of the place! Recently the menu... More 

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Thank Jenifer N
Hillsboro, Ohio
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

My wife and i have visited Shawnee over the years but last night was sad the room was leaking water from the out side wall so much the bed and pictures on the wall were wet, yes wet. My wife overheard maintenance men discussing termite problems. This property is in decline, it is in a state of neglect. Shawnee and... More 

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Chillicothe, Ohio
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Reviewed 5 August 2016

We love staying at Shawnee Lodge and this visit was no different. We really enjoyed the outdoor pool - it's great for everyone. The outdoor bar is convenient and fun! Everyone is so helpful and kind. We had appetizers in the dining room, which were average. In the past we have had full meals there and been very happy with... More 

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2 Thank gailgames
Wampum, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 5 August 2016

The place is nice but, it smells a little musty. It seemed the AC was not totally working in the hall ways. Was warm. I wish they had offered complementary coffee, cold water ect. Did not care for the choices offered in the Restaurant for dinner. I would drive to town more choices.

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Wilmington, Ohio
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

Shawnee is a typical State of Ohio Park. The lodge is old and the common areas were very warm but the pools are very nice and the view is outstanding. They also have a tiki hut type bar out by the pool which was fun although it closed at 9 on a Saturday night and was cash only. We stayed... More 

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Thank Tshad68
Bethel, Ohio
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Canoed with the grandchildren and kayaked too. The people in charge of this was very helpful. (On certain days of the month its free.) This is a very nice place for a family to spend a weekend or so. The pool is wonderful ! A large outside huge pool with a diving board. There is also an inside pool.

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ohio
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

The views from the lodge are beautiful, great place to stay, relax , eat and drink. The rooms are very very clean, well appointed with rustic décor, flat screen tv and balconies. The food in the dining room is very affordable with large portions, although there appears to be a lack of leadership among the servers, the service is still... More 

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Cincinnati Ohio
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

Needs more money from the state. Kasich cut everything so "his" bottom line and numbers looks good...of course the State of Ohio is now in the black, Kasich doesn't spend any money; I digress. I could not get the Internet from my room. Annoying. Throughout the years we have stayed there many times, my wife and two girls, now grown.... More 

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Clintwood, Virginia
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5 reviews
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We stayed one night and couldn't have been treated any better. The staff was very helpful and courteous. Had no trouble booking a room even though it was short notice. The resort needs upgrading inside and out but it was nice.

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Thank lynnrose42
Gahanna, Ohio
1 review
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I always enjoy staying at Shawnee Lodge. There's plenty to do with the family or a nice get-a-way for couples. The restaurants are decent and the staff is always willing to go above and beyond to make your stay enjoyable and memorable. We'll definitely be back for more stays.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Golf Course
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shawnee Lodge and Conference Center, surrounded by the 63,000 acres of Shawnee Forest, is just two hours from either Columbus or Cincinnati. We offer 50 lodge guestrooms, each with a private balcony, perfect for a quiet and romantic weekend getaway or a fun-filled family reunion. Our 25 two-bedroom cottages each come with a fully equipped kitchen, full bath, living room, dining area and a screened-in porch. The O-Hee-Yuh Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner year-round. Our 18-hole championship golf course is diverse, challenging and exciting for golfers of all skill levels. Other activities you’ll find here include: boating, fishing, hiking, picnicking and camping. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shawnee Lodge and Conference Center

Address: 4404B State Route 125, Friendship, OH 45663
Region: United States > Ohio > Friendship
Price Range: $159 - $254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Shawnee Lodge and Conference Center 3*
Number of rooms: 75
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“King bed with woods view was perfect! The lodge was pretty empty during the time we were there(Thursday night)”
 of 5 bubbles Wolfe03, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The second floor is the level of the parking lot and the lodge's lobby. Rooms face either the parking lot or the woods.”
 of 5 bubbles GulfTX, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stay Away Terrible Condition”
 of 5 bubbles Dan6801, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Some cabins involve a trek up/down a hill from the parking lot. Inquire when reserving.”
 of 5 bubbles DJM178, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Forest view rooms were quiet and had a nice view of the trees”
 of 5 bubbles Z5232CGamandah, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
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