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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbus University Area - OSU

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Free Wifi
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Reviewed September 1, 2016

This was our second visit in about a month. We really appreciate the cleanliness of this hotel. It is under some renovations but that didn't get in our way at all. We appreciate that they are upgrading. The room was very comfortable. We especially enjoy...More

1  Thank Marcia G
Response from AmineBoukili, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbus University Area - OSUResponded September 3, 2016

Dear Marcia G, Wow! I think you covered all the bases. Thank you so much for saying such wonderful things about our hotel and for taking the time to write a review. I am very pleased you had such a wonderful stay with us and...More

Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Renovations going. Full price should not be charged when place is smelly and messy. Place not very well run. Trash cans were all overflowing. Smoking was allowed and encouraged by placement of butt receptacle just outside front door. Very unpleasant entering and exiting. Not up...More

Thank cjshroll
Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbus University Area - OSUResponded September 11, 2016

Dear cjshroll, We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback regarding your stay with us. We give the utmost importance to our guest comments as they help us improve and continually provide the best guest experience possible. We are truly sorry for falling...More

Reviewed August 10, 2016

Stayed here while at the State Fair. Located just north of OSU. Very clean with new updates still in progress. Room was nice & was one that had been updated. Nice tub/shower, Fridge & coffee machine. Super nice towels & comfy bed. Price about right....More

1  Thank BuckeyeBidcaller
Reviewed August 3, 2016

We booked a room for an overnight stay for the state fair, and the hotel staff and amenities were wonderful! The bedding was comfortable, the breakfast was plentiful, and the general manager got us some perks for the fair as well. This hotel was clean,...More

1  Thank Melody C
Response from AmineBoukili, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbus University Area - OSUResponded August 5, 2016

Dear Melody C, Wow! I think you covered all the bases thank you so much for saying such wonderful things about our hotel and for taking the time to write a review. I am very pleased you had such a wonderful stay with us and...More

Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

I booked this hotel on Expedia for a short trip to see a soccer game at The Horseshoe. It's a standard Holiday Inn that was undergoing some work at the time. The room was clean. The staff friendly. My biggest issue here is the pool....More

Thank Shannon H
Response from AmineBoukili, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbus University Area - OSUResponded August 1, 2016

Dear Shannon H, We are saddened to hear of your son's ear infection and he was in so much pain. We have spoken with our Chief Engineer on the issue of the pool chemicals and he is checking the logs for any discrepancies for us....More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Center with Internet Access
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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$109 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#20 Family Hotel in Columbus
#24 Business Hotel in Columbus
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$109 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Family Hotel in Columbus
#24 Business Hotel in Columbus
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Synneve S
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Response from Kimberly T | Reviewed this property |
Close, but I️ am unsure about the shuttle. Sorry.
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socalgirlCalifornia
May 26, 2017|
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Response from mike m | Reviewed this property |
Our room did not have a full kitchen.
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tessiemaynard
February 23, 2017|
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Response from Marcia G | Reviewed this property |
Actually, that's one of the things we like about this hotel. It DOES have hot tub suites!
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"Don't get a room overlooking the breakfast area. These are very nice rooms/ suites but are a bit noisy..."
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"Get a suite, it's worth the extra cost."
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"All and all this is a great hotel and conveniently located."
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"The room with 2 queens and sitting area is beautiful and spacious. The couch (and the chair I believe) open..."
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