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Hotel Description

Hostel perfectly located for exploring Columbus

Heart of Columbus

Your stay at this University District hostel places you within 2 miles (3 km) of Ohio State University and Wexner Center for the Arts. Historic Crew Stadium and Newport Music Hall are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Business services

This hostel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and airport pick-up service. Enjoy the spa tub and conveniences like a terrace and laundry facilities.

Free WiFi

The 5 guestrooms offer free WiFi.

Private Double Room with Shared Bath

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$61* Per night/room Oct 3 - Oct 4

Single Bed in 5 Bed Co-Ed Dormitory Room

Bed Count 5 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Deluxe King Private Room with Shared Bath

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Townhome

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 7 Max

Single Bed in 3 Bed Co-Ed Dormitory Room

Bed Count 3 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Family Triple Room, 3 Twin Beds, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 3 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

About the The Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel

Location 2407 Indiana Ave, Columbus, OH 43202

Property Features

The Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel offers its guests a spa tub and complimentary bicycles. Public spaces have free WiFi. There's an onsite business center. An area shuttle within 20 miles and a shuttle from the airport to the hotel (available 24 hours) are available for a fee. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at the business-friendly The Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Columbus hostel.

  • 1 building
  • 5 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Business facilities
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Self-service laundry
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Game room or arcade
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Television in lobby
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Property shuttles: Airport pick-up and area shuttle within 20 miles available for a surcharge
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel offers 5 accommodations. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hostel include a spa tub and complimentary bicycles.

Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa tub without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Free bicycles on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 25

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property. Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions and an access code. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

This property requires guests to provide a valid ID and the credit card used at the time of booking to be provided at the time of check-in.

This property does not have a front desk. Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in information and an access code. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover

Prepaid credit cards are not accepted for any bookings

Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover. Prepaid credit cards are not accepted for any bookings. Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).

  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Property follows sanitization practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Contactless food service / room service is available
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Reservation is not required for facilities onsite
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Car not required
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Private entrance
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Events/parties not allowed
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 25 per vehicle (maximum occupancy 4)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Buckeye Hostel
  • Wayfaring Buckeye
  • Wayfaring Buckeye Columbus
  • Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel
  • Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel Columbus
  • Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel Columbus, Ohio
  • The Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel Columbus
  • The Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

You should know

  • The Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 48 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Alcohol isn't served at The Wayfaring Buckeye Hostel.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.