Points of Interest

Enjoy great shopping, dining, and entertainment at a popular Columbus arts district—Short North (2.6 miles). Check out quaint shops and savor authentic cuisine at the charming German Village (5.7 miles). Explore the mysteries of earth and beyond with dynamic hands-on exhibits and live shows at the Center of Science and Industry (COSI, 4.2 miles). These are just a few of the many things Columbus has to offer. A few more of our favorites include:

Local Companies

Traveling to Columbus for business? The Blackwell Inn is convenient close to local businesses and corporate headquarters, including: 

  • CAS – 0.9 mile
  • Battelle – 1.2 miles
  • White Castle – 2.8 miles
  • T. Marzetti Company – 3.4 miles
  • Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company – 3.7 miles
  • American Electric Power – 4 miles
  • OhioHealth – 4.3 miles
  • Grange Insurance – 6.3 miles
  • Cardinal Health – 10.4 miles
  • Wendy’s International – 10.7 miles
  • Bob Evans Restaurants – 12.3 miles
  • Bath & Body Works – 18.8 miles
  • Victoria’s Secret – 19 miles

Colleges & Universities

The Blackwell Inn is a great destination for those visiting local colleges and universities. Whether you’re a potential, current, or former student, we welcome you to enjoy our warm hospitality and convenient location near Ohio State University (hotel located on campus), Columbus State Community College (4.5 miles), Capital University (8.8 miles), and others.

Medical Centers

In town for a medical treatment or to visit an ailing loved one? Stay with us and be close to the following local hospitals:


Our hotel is close to two Columbus airports: The Ohio State University Airport just 7.1 miles away and John Glenn Columbus International Airport, located 10.2 miles away.