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Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel

2.5-star2.5 stars
701 E Hudson St, Columbus, OH, 43211, United States of America

Hotel with indoor pool, near Mapfre Stadium
  • Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi
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Restrictions related to your trip

COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.  Check restrictions for your trip.

  • No where in the reservation did it say that we had to pay for parking. The room was just…Feb 13, 2021
  • Clean and friendly but room was missing every thing fro tp to coffee and the area is very…Jan 19, 2021

Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel

from €91
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (LEISURE)
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed (With Sofa Bed)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Mobility)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Roll-In Shower)

What’s around Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel

Landmarks

  • Mapfre Stadium - 18 min walk
  • Ohio State University - 41 min walk
  • Ohio History Center - 19 min walk
  • Ohio Stadium - 2.6 mi / 4.1 km
  • Greater Columbus Convention Center - 4.2 mi / 6.7 km
  • Nationwide Arena - 4.6 mi / 7.4 km
  • Ohio Theatre - 4.8 mi / 7.7 km
  • COSI - 5 mi / 8.1 km

Getting around

  • Port Columbus International Airport (CMH) - 15 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 71 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 4:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets allowed*

  • Restrictions apply*

  • 2 per room

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Parking

  • Onsite self parking (USD 5.95 per day; includes in/out privileges)

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking on site

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Pool umbrellas
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting rooms
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Elevator
Accessibility
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business centre
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Braille signage
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Wheelchair-width doorways
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 43-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel’s small print

Also known as

  • Holiday Inn Express Ex I-71 Fair Expo
  • Holiday Inn Express Ex I-71 OH State Fair Expo Center Columbus
  • Holiday Inn Express Ex I-71 OH State Fair Expo Center
  • Holiday Inn Express Ex I 71 / OH State Fair / Expo Center
  • Holiday Inn Express Columbus Ohio Expo Center
  • Holiday Inn Express Ex I 71 / OH State Fair / Expo Center
  • Holiday Inn Express Ex I-71 Fair Expo Hotel State OH Center
  • Holiday Inn Express Ex I-71 OH State Fair Expo Center
  • Holiday Inn Express Ex I-71 OH State Fair Expo Center Hotel
  • Hotel Holiday Inn Express Ex I-71 / OH State Fair / Expo Center
  • Holiday Inn Express Ex I-71 OH State Fair Expo Center Hotel

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

For details on pet restrictions, contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Pool access available from 8 AM to 11 PM.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.

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.

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; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

Contactless check-out is available.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG).

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted. Guests whose residence is within 35 mi (56 km) of the property will not be allowed to check in.

Mandatory fees

Pet deposit: USD 20.00 per day

Optional extras

Self parking costs USD 5.95 per day with in/out privileges

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 50.00 per pet, per day

Service animals exempt from fees

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel

  • Does Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and gives staff personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel?
    Yes. Self parking costs USD 5.95 per day.
  • Is there a pool at Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel?
    Yes, there's an indoor pool. Guests have pool access from 8 AM to 11 PM.
  • Are pets allowed at Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel?
    Yes, pets are welcome, with a limit of 2 per room. There's a charge of USD 50.00 per pet, per day, and there's also a deposit of USD 20.00 per day. Service animals are exempt from fees.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel?
    You can check in from 4:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11 AM. Contactless check-out is available.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include Frisch's Big Boy (8-min walk).
  • Is there an onsite casino at Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel?
    No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Hollywood Casino (20-min drive) and Scioto Downs (21-min drive) are both nearby.
  • What is there to do at Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel and nearby?
    Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel has an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

Recent reviews

Very Good 8.0 From 191 reviews

Good 6.0
Surrounding was too ghetto
Hotel was cleaned, comfortable bed and nice front desk, but they have signs about theft and I did not see security guard, the area where is the hotel is too ghetto and hotel charge more for parking fee than what it states in small print of Hotels.com plus they charge environmental fee
Luis, us1 night business trip
Very Good 8.0
Very nice and clean, and friendly staff even though they seem to be short in staff due to pandemic gym and pool where closed and no wonderful breakfast as usual. Wish I had known. But overall nice experience great service
Onlyme, us2 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
When we got to the hotel I was greeted right away. The two ladies there were very helpful and polite. They held a simple conversation with me and I appreciated them helping me feel relaxed on a tense day. The rooms were cozy and clean. I had one huge issue and that was the shower wasn’t clean and no trash bags for the trash cans in room. We only stayed for a night but it would’ve been nice to hop in the shower had there not been any hair all over the place. The next morning the lady was so thoughtful and a huge help to us getting our breakfast items! She even gave us water for us back on the road. Kudos to her!
ChrissyMarie, us1 night family trip
Poor 2.0
For what I was paying I was expecting more. The “breakfast” was milk in a carton and a granola bar. Could have had individually packed breakfast. Worst stay
us4 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
The best hotel I ever staying best customer service she was great nice and clean very quiet ...
Jorge, us1 night family trip
Good 6.0
Hotel was okay . The day crew was phenomenal, the night crew was very unprofessional. The area is not the greatest , I would not stay there against with children . Very loud at night as well .
2020trip, us2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
This place was awesome. Rooms practically brand new. A great place to stop.
Scott, us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Comfy beds!!!
Apart from the differences caused by the pandemic, it was excellent service just as it has always been when we have stopped here. Great beds and comfy rooms.
Stefanie, us1 night family trip
Good 6.0
A lot but there were a lot of ants in the property that I was disgusted about
Amina, us3 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
This hotel is amazing! Looks of the area is very deceiving and has nothing to do with this hotel its very clean, staff super nice, not noisy, breakfast good(jus have to get up early 4 it 6a-9a),the renovation were done very well, beds the most comfortable ive ever sleep in a hotel, the bathroom lighting is to die for(great for doing make up), u have a fridge, microwave, a keurig(not a average coffee maker), a nice big tv(perfectly hung in from of the bed), shampoo/conditioner/makeup remover wipe/body wash, and they also have darkening blind that even in the daytime it can be night in ur room i loved it because im not big on light i will definitely be back
Jalesa, us1 night romance trip

Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel