To our valued guests,

Providing safe and clean environments for our guests and associates is always our top priority, even more so today.  With the latest news on Coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, The Blackwell Inn is doing its part to help keep our community healthy and we ask our guests to do the same. 

Our Commitment

Our commitment to planning for the future in the areas of cleanliness, hygiene and physical distancing is our priority.  We will continue monitoring the COVID-19 updates and will respond based on the advice of The Ohio State University, government partners, public health authorities, and medical professionals.   Your continued flexibility, cooperation and commitment are vital to remain Together As Buckeyes in keeping the community safe.

Our Associates

Our associates adhere to and enforce health and safety guidelines outlined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Ohio Department of Health, The Ohio State University’s Safe and Healthy Campus and American Hotel & Lodging Association’s Safe Stay program.  

Our associates are committed to ensuring our hotel, conference center, restaurant and lobby lounge remain a safe and healthy place for you and your guests to enjoy.  They are equipped with protective gear, including face masks and gloves, and the following measures are enforced:

  • Daily health check prior to their shift
  • Mandating those who have any signs of illness to stay home
  • Use of face coverings is required in all public spaces for those who are not vaccinated
  • Wash hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds