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

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Pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

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

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

2.5 out of 5

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
701 E Hudson St, Columbus, OH, 43211

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationHistoric Crew Stadium18 min walk
  • Popular LocationPolaris Fashion Place11 min drive
  • AirportColumbus, OH (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.)11 min drive
  • Popular LocationColumbus Zoo and Aquarium22 min drive

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About this area

Columbus

Located in Columbus, Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel is near the airport. Ohio History Center and Ohio Theatre are cultural highlights and Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is a popular area attraction. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Historic Crew Stadium or Ohio Stadium.

What's nearby

  • Historic Crew Stadium - 18 min walk
  • Ohio History Center - 19 min walk
  • Ohio Expo Center and State Fair - 2 min drive
  • Polaris Fashion Place - 11 min drive
  • Columbus Zoo and Aquarium - 22 min drive

Getting around

  • Port Columbus International Airport (CMH) - 11 min drive

Restaurants

  • Frisch's Big Boy — 8 min walk
  • Out-R-Inn — 3 min drive
  • Sicilia's Pizza — 3 min drive
  • Fourth Street Bar and Grill — 3 min drive
  • Buckeye Donuts — 3 min drive

About this property

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

Hotel with free breakfast, near Historic Crew Stadium
This smoke-free hotel features a 24-hour fitness center, a 24-hour business center, and self parking. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, dry cleaning, laundry facilities, and a 24-hour front desk are onsite. All 71 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Pillowtop beds, coffee makers, and free local calls are among the other amenities available to guests.
Holiday Inn Express Columbus - Ohio Expo Center, an IHG Hotel offers 71 accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. 43-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Secured self parking on site (USD 7.95 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available 6:30 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 6:30 AM–10:00 AM on weekends

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Swimming pool

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair-width doorways

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Pillow-top mattress

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 43-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50.00 per pet, per day, plus a deposit of USD 25.00 per day
2 per room
Service animals are exempt from fees
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Service fee: USD 10.94 per accommodation, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Secured self parking fee: USD 7.95 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet deposit: USD 25.00 per day
  • Pet fee: USD 50.00 per pet, per day
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit 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, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, and Carte Blanche; 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
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

We should mention

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
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
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Holiday Inn Express Ex I-71 Fair Expo
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
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

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

3.9

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 191 out of 590 reviews
5 - Excellent 32%
Rating 4 - Good. 242 out of 590 reviews
4 - Good 41%
Rating 3 - Okay. 88 out of 590 reviews
3 - Okay 15%
Rating 2 - Poor. 39 out of 590 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 30 out of 590 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nothing
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

1/5 Terrible

Business traveler, Traveled with family
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff was the absolute worst I’ve ever experienced at a hotel. Very rude and not helpful
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean & walking distance to the stadium!
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It was extremely convenient for me. I stayed in a cheaper hotel that night before and this seemed like the Taj Mahal. The woman at the front desk was EXTREMELY polite, competent and professional. I wish I would have grabbed her name - she is going above and beyond for y'all.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021