Hotel accommodation for the 5th Workshop on Innovations in Cantonese Linguistics (WICL-5), April 2020 — No longer relevant as we are moving the event online

The Blackwell Inn

2110 Tuttle Park Place
Columbus, Ohio 43210
Tel:  +1 614-247-4000
Toll Free:  +1 866-247-4003

+1 614-247-4040


The Blackwell Inn is located at the northern end of the OSU campus, and is the closest to the event venue, Hagerty Hall (1775 College Road), on the southeastern corner of The Oval. The Blackwell provides free shuttle service within a 3-mile radius as well as to/from the Port Columbus International Airport. Please contact The Blackwell directly should you be interested in the shuttle service. Note that 24 hours prior notification is required.

Springhill Suites Columbus OSU – Discounted Rate

1421 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, Ohio 4321
Tel: +1 877-901-6628  (for reservations)
URL for the Hotel:
URL for Making Online Reservation:

A block of rooms has been reserved at Springhill Suites for the nights of April 17 , 18 and 19, 2020. The generously discounted rate for both King and Queen suites is $139 per night (for one or more nights). The group code is WICWICA for king suite, and WICWICB for queen/queen suite. You can make your reservation online, or by calling the hotel’s central reservations phone number at +1 877-901-6628 and requesting the WICL-5 room block.

Book Early! To ensure getting a room at the discounted rate, please make your hotel reservations by the cut-off date: Friday, March 20, 2020.

Springhill Suites offers complimentary on-site parking, complimentary hot breakfast buffet, and complimentary hotel shuttle within 3 miles radius. Their suites have a separate living area, 37″ flat screen LCD HD TV, microwave, mini-fridge, and perhaps most importantly, free wireless high speed internet.

Other hotels in the vicinity include the following:

Days Inn by Wyndham Columbus Fairgrounds
1700 Clara Street
Columbus, Ohio 43211

Red Roof Inn Plus+ OSU Columbus
441 Ackerman Road
Columbus, Ohio 43202

Fairfield Inn & Suites Columbus OSU
3031 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, Ohio 43202

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites OSU Columbus
3045 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, Ohio 43202

Staybridge Suites Columbus University Area – OSU
3125 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, Ohio 43202
– Newly opened in mid 2017, Staybridge Suites OSU offers all suite guest rooms with full kitchens. Complimentary hot breakfast, free parking, free laundry services and Wifi are all included. Free shuttle service to/from OSU campus. (Rates: $129.99/night)
URL: Staybridge Suites April reservations

Hampton Inn & Suites University Area Columbus
3160 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, Ohio, 43202

Hilton Garden Inn Columbus-University Area
3232 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, Ohio, 43202

The Varsity Inn
1445 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, Ohio 43212

Online Resource – Hotels Near Hagerty Hall