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Columbus-Ohio State University OSU
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Columbus-Ohio State University OSU

441 Ackerman Rd, Columbus OH

(1018 )

3:00 PM

11:00 AM

Sleep Easy. Spend Less.®

Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-Ohio State University OSU is one of the best 100% smoke free budget hotels in Columbus, OH that’s right off of OH-315 and less than two miles away from The Ohio State University campus. With easy access to I-670, I-70 and I-71, we are near AMC Lennox Town Center, downtown Columbus and German Village.

Our family-friendly hotel offers free Verified Wi-Fi, a free expanded cable package featuring HBO and free coffee in the lobby. Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus-Ohio State University OSU is a pet-friendly hotel.

Everything you love about Red Roof Inn, PLUS+ more. Red Roof PLUS+ properties are part of the Red Roof family of hotels. As a member of RediRewards, your stays at Red Roof PLUS+ and Red Roof Inn properties will earn points.

The hotel is currently offering limited cleaning for stayover guests. Please see front desk upon arrival for details.

Red Roof PLUS+ Hotel Near Ohio State University

Key Amenities

  • RediClean®
  • Pets Up to 2 Allowed
    Pets Stay FREE. 2 pets allowed, each no larger than 80 pounds.
    Pets Stay FREE. 2 pets allowed, each no larger than 80 pounds.
  • 100% Smoke Free
    100% Smoke Free
    100% Smoke Free
  • Verified Wi-Fi
    Verified Wi-Fi™
    Verified Wi-Fi™
  • Free Coffee in the Lobby
    Free Coffee in the Lobby
    Free Coffee in the Lobby
  • Limited Bus Truck Parking
    Limited Bus Truck Parking
    Limited Bus Truck Parking


  • Free Expanded Cable
  • Free Long-Distance Calling
  • Kids 17 & Under Stay Free


  • 100% Smoke-Free
  • Airport within 10 Miles
  • Portable Crib/Play Yard Available
  • Restaurant within Walking Distance
  • Snack Center


  • Free Parking

Check-in Age: 18 years or older

Pet Policy: Two family pets are permitted at no additional charge. Pet must be declared during registration and kept on a leash when outside guest room. Pets must never be left unattended in the guest room and when you walk your pet please clean up after your pet. Service and emotional support animals are always welcome. 

Safe Usage Policy: Fee of $3.00 plus tax per night will be added at the hotel.

Deposit Policy: $50 refundable credit card deposit is required at check-in.

Special Policy: All guests must present a valid credit card and ID at check-in. Pre-paid credit cards and cash are not accepted.

Special Policy: We offer early check in upon request for your convenience. Please inquire at the front desk for availability. Fees: check in from 6AM - 1PM = $25+tax.

Special Policy: We offer late check out upon request for your convenience. Please inquire at the front desk for availability before the departure time of 11 am. Fees: check out at 1pm = $25+tax, check out at 2pm = $40+tax, check out after 2 pm subject to full room rate.


  • The Ohio State University (0.94 )
  • Ohio Health Riverside Methodist Hospital (1.1 )
  • AMC Lennox Town Center 24 (1.49 )
  • The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (1.56 )
  • Arthur James Cancer Center (1.65 )
  • Ohio Expo Center & State Fair (2.25 )
  • Greater Columbus Convention Center (3.56 )
  • Columbus Zoo and Aquarium (3.88 )
  • German Village (4.99 )
  • Hollywood Casino Columbus (6.51 )


  • Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers (0.06 )
  • McDonald's (0.1 )
  • Skyline Chili (0.28 )
  • Denny's (0.31 )
  • Wingstop (0.29 )
  • Bob Evans (0.52 )
  • El Vaquero Mexican Restaurant (0.62 )
  • Sonic Drive-In (0.67 )
  • Roosters (0.74 )
  • Harvest Bar + Kitchen - Clintonville (0.63 )


  • Ohio State University Airport (OSU) (4.74 )
  • John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) (7.27 )
  • Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK) (14.63 )
  • Newark-Heath Airport (VTA) (29.75 )
  • Dayton International Airport (DAY) (63.8 )

Short North Arts District

Visit Columbus' vibrant Short North Arts District: galleries, boutiques, dining, and vibrant culture await.

Discover Columbus

Columbus is filled with local shopping and boutiques, top-notch dining and bars, live entertainment, sports, and so much more. Book your stay with Red Roof and see it all for yourself.


The Great Outdoors

Guests have easy access to the 18-mile Olentangy Trail for biking, walking, or running. Visit the Columbus Park of Roses, 2.2 miles away, and admire one of the largest public rose gardens in the country. Tuttle Park is also close by and features athletic fields, an open air shelter, playground, and more.

convention center

Calling All Business Travelers

Attending an event, convention, or conference at the Greater Columbus Convention Center? We're just 6 miles away. Check the calendar to see what's happening while you're in town. Enjoy a comfortable stay at a comfortable price near OSU's campus.


Nearby Healthcare

Stay close to these medical centers when you stay with Red Roof: Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - Arthur James Cancer Center (0.3 miles), Riverside Methodist Hospital (1.3 miles), Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (2.2 miles).