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Columbia Club

4.0 of 5 121 Monument Circle, Indianapolis, IN 46204
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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48 reviews 48 reviews
14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

As a recent member of the club, you must ask for a renovated room or suite. The club has undergone extensive renovation in its infrastructure, but could only afford to upgrade about three floors, so ask for an upgraded room or suite because they are beautiful, especially those facing the Circle. Dining has been spotty unfortunately because the Harrison Room... More 

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Before I explain everything wrong with this "hotel" I will say that the staff is nice and helpful and the location is central. HOWEVER...it's run down once you get to your actual room. 1.The room had a door that adjoined to another room. There was about a 1.5 in gap between that door and the floor. I could hear the... More 

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Seward, Nebraska
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The location was great, however the hotel was just not my style. It is a historic hotel but it just seemed old. My room smelled like my grandma's basement. I had to stay here due to the hotel offering a reduced rate for a conference I was attending. I wondered if anyone else stayed at the hotel as I only... More 

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Highland Park, Illinois
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15 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

True to history, the main rooms were absolutely stunning and lovingly kept up. The sleeping rooms were tight, dated, and a little yucky. I was at a conference, so I barely spent any time in my room. It met my needs. The room service was quite reasonable, as was the restaurant. The service was impeccable, except for the wake up... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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45 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014 via mobile

Location, location, location. And then add a historic building with an original interior, and you get real character. But maybe it's just me, I don't like a hotel to tell me how to dress. Being an old hotel, the rooms are small and the a/c noisy. Then there's the price. Three blocks away, I can have a suite for $100... More 

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Florence, Kentucky
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Paper thin walls, told to take off ball cap, told I couldn't bring a bottle of wine in, not told 20% tip was already added when I tipped at the bar (yes that's a 40% tip) and to top it off I had $190 of charges on the bill that we're not mine. While the management has acknowledged that fact,... More 

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Lanai, Hawaii
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

I was in Indianapolis recently for a social event. Even though I didn't stay at Columbia Club I ended up spending time there because most my friends were guests. The Club is absolutely beautiful, classic and historic. I spend several times at the bar which is the focus of this review. The bar is not huge but very nice and... More 

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Dearborn, Michigan
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32 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

I utilized this hotel as my son is a member. I was in town for the weekend during the NCAA basketball tournament. Indianapolis was hopping. The Columbia Club was calm. Anyway....I loved The Columbia Club! I valet parked my car and checked into my 9th floor room. The lobby area is very stately and elegant. There is a dress code....not... More 

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1221 Ninth Avenue, Greeley, Colorado 80631
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5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

We stayed at The Columbia Club while attending a wedding last weekend. I read some of the reviews and was a little concerned.... but I had no need to be. The place is elegant, historic and simply wonderful.. our Room was well equipped... the ONLY little thing I could fault was the slow running shower..... but then the building is... More 

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West Des Moines, Iowa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Beautiful and historic, but not as nice as it probably once was. A bit run down, I'd say. Some advice: make sure you get every single thing you need out of your car before handing it over to the rather impatient valets at the door, because they apparently park quite a ways away, and will expect a tip each time... More 

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Address: 121 Monument Circle, Indianapolis, IN 46204
Location: United States > Indiana > Indianapolis > Downtown Indianapolis
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Columbia Club 4*
Number of rooms: 86
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Also Known As:
Columbia Club Hotel Indianapolis
Columbia Hotel Indianapolis
Columbia Club Indianapolis
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#7 Luxury Hotel in Indianapolis

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