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Premium bedding, pillow top beds, in-room safe, desk
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4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationOhio Stadium6 min walk
    Popular LocationOhio State University10 min walk
    Popular LocationJames Cancer Hospital15 min walk
    AirportColumbus, OH (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.)14 min drive
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

    4.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 26 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds

    4.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 26 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds
  • Executive Loft, 1 King Bed

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 43 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsExecutive Loft, 1 King Bed

About this area

Columbus

Located in Columbus's University District neighbourhood, The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center is in the business district and near the airport. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens, while Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum and Wexner Center for the Arts are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a match? See what's going on at Ohio Stadium or Schottenstein Center.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Ohio Stadium - 6 min walk
  • Ohio State University - 10 min walk
  • James Cancer Hospital - 15 min walk
  • Ohio State Medical Center - 19 min walk
  • Mapfre Stadium - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportColumbus, OH (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.) - 14 min drive

Restaurants

  • Bistro 2110 — 1 min walk
  • Buffalo Wild Wings - 9 min walk
  • Out-R-Inn - 9 min walk
  • Noodles & Company - 9 min walk
  • Diaspora - 9 min walk

About this property

The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center

4-star Columbus hotel in University District, walk to Ohio Stadium
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a fitness centre and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a conference centre, valet parking and a business centre. All 151 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with digital channels, and comforts such as pillowtop beds and premium bedding. Guests will also find room service (during limited hours), hydromassage showerheads and coffee/tea makers.
The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center offers 151 forms of accommodation with laptop-compatible safes and free newspapers. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 49-inch Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include a shower with a hydromassage showerhead, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking: USD 25 per day
  • Motorhome/coach/lorry parking (subject to charges)
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–11 AM: USD 2.25-20.00 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Fitness centre

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference centre (15375 square feet of space)

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheel-chair doorways

More

  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Climate control (heating)
  • Linens
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Shampoo
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 49-inch flat-screen TV
  • TV/satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Guests are encouraged to arrive four hours prior to football games (due to road closures around the stadium and hotel). Guests can check in after the game; the hotel will store luggage until rooms are available. Please contact the hotel directly for game day information.

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 1 August 2020 to 1 February 2021 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.00 per stay.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 2.25 and USD 20.00 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 25 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.00 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

Blackwell Columbus
The Blackwell Columbus, Ohio
Blackwell Hotel Columbus
The Blackwell Hotel Columbus
Blackwell Inn Pfahl Columbus
Blackwell Inn Pfahl
Blackwell Pfahl Columbus
Blackwell Pfahl
The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center Hotel
The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center Columbus
The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center Hotel Columbus

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center?
Self-parking is available for USD 15. Valet parking is available for USD 25 per day.
What time is check-in at The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight.
What time is check-out at The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center located?
Located in University District, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Ohio Stadium, Ohio State University and Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum. Schottenstein Center and Wexner Center for the Arts are also within 15 minutes.
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4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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Wonderful Experience
All staff were courteous and extremely helpful.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

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5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Comfortable and clean.
Clean environment. Friendly staff. Professional. Beautiful hotel.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

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