This cozy hostel, with its B&B atmosphere, is located on a working farm in Malabar Farm State Park in rural Ohio. Explore all that this state park has to offer - rolling hills and valleys - by foot or bicycle; and cross-country skis or snow-shoes in the winter time!, Rent-a-hostel: Thinking about a family reunion, a retreat, or a country wedding? Rent the whole hostel (up to 20 people) for only $350 per night! ($75 additional for 24hr access.) Available all year, by reservation only.

What travellers think

Best for

  • Relaxing
  • Nature-lovers
  • Unique atmosphere
  • Sightseeing

Green rating



very welcoming atmosphere, quiet, interesting local history and handy walking trails.


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Wed 16 Sep 2015

Travel tips...

Where next?

Easy access to Shawshank Trail sites (some on the farm itself), decent greenhouse nearby, good hiking available, KIngwood Center also close.

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Thu 10 Sep 2015

Budget meal tip

It's not inexpensive, but the Malabar Inn is very, very good. Uses local produce very creatively.

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Thu 10 Sep 2015