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Holiday Inn Express I-20 at Clemson Road

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Venice, Florida, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

This was a great stay. The staff was great the room was clean and in good shape(new). The morning staff was awesome, the the gentleman working in the the breakfast area when above and beyond, he was friendly and helpful. He made the stay great. I am sorry that I don't remember his name(date stayed was 6/28/15-6/29/15.) I hope this... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Being a Hilton Honors Gold member, I first opted to stay next door at the Hampton Inn. That experience was a disaster (see review). Since I needed to remain in the area, I decided to try this hotel and was glad I did. Rooms were clean and staff was very friendly. It was so nice to see the art of... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express I-20 at Clemson Road, responded to this review

Dear LoveFunTravels, Thank you so much for sharing your experience from your recent stay with us. We are glad to know that you appreciated the service provided by our staff. We hope you had a great time exploring the restaurants around the area. Actually your suggestion is very good regarding the posting of delivery options, we'll keep that noted. Thanks... More 

Smithtown, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here when picking up a motorcycle at thunder tower Harley which is right down the road. Room was,clean, bathroom immaculate. Included breakfast was good. Staff at this hotel was exceptional. They were friendly and courteous and really put the needs of the guest first. I was traveling with a pickup and trailer and my only complaint was that the... More 

1 Thank Deeeze
Hilton Head, South Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The room was nice and clean, including the bathroom. The staff were kind. The breakfast was as expected. I would definitely stay again. It is very convenient to lots of restaurants, expressway, and attractions.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 via mobile

We read reviews on nearly a dozen places in the area and this property seemed good. We were very pleasantly surprised at the room size and quality. The girl who checked us was very accomdating when we requested adjoining rpoms and upgraded us to suites when they were the only adjoining rooms available. Breakfast was ample and the daytime staff... More 

1 Thank Bob W
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I stayed there 1-14 March on military orders and I was treated very well. The hotel was very clean. The free breakfast in the morning was good. The best thing was the staff was amazing! Three employees that really stuck out to me as having top notch customer service and going the extra mile was Bernard, Chris and Tony. Pam... More 

1 Thank JetsetterJoni
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for a hotel for a Basic Training graduation @ Fort Jackson.. Look no further. This hotel is approximately 10 minutes from Gate 4 (entrance used during family day & graduation day). Front desk Staff was very professional and polite, even at midnight. Hotel is clean. Breakfast was amazing, especially their pancake maker. Debrah, the breakfast attendant... More 

2 Thank Jason8981
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

I booked this place as we had points due to my husband staying at other brands in the Intercontinental hotel group. I was on my way to NC and booked this hotel as a convenient place to stay on the way. I am so glad I did! The room was very clean and the staff were amazing! They are such... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Normally I write my reviews when I get home but I felt compelled to write on my second day as the service must be recognized immediately. My son was graduating from Basic Training so we started looking for lodging and this hotel although was not among the top ten we decided to give it a try as the last several... More 

1 Thank Afuego2015
Leesburg, Virginia
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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

I have stayed at many Holiday Inns over the years. This hotel was clean, quiet, comfortable, safe and convenient. The breakfast was good and what we have come to expect. However, the staff here was exceptional. My wife and I checked in on the evening of 23 December for a three-night stay. When Bernard checked me into the hotel it... More 

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Alex M, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express I-20 at Clemson Road, responded to this review

WOW! Thank you so much! This review made our day! We are so thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us and all the kind words! We will show Bernard this so he can see how nice these words are! We hope that you do chose to stay with us again in the future! Thank you again, and Happy New Year! More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites I-20 at Clemson Frontage Road is a beautiful 65 room and suites hotel, located at exit 80 from I-20. We are the smart choice when staying in the Columbia, Fort Jackson, Elgin, and Camden areas. Business travelers look to our hotel to provide top-of-the-line amenities such as our fitness room with a great view of the pool, complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet throughout the hotel, and the Smart Start breakfast that travelers have come to know and love. Our manager's reception offering complimentary hors d oeuvres and drinks makes our guests feel at home. Mint Julep Restaurant is a new and exciting dining experience close to the hotel. The guest laundry facility offers convenience for all those travelers that are away from home. Leisure travelers will benefit from our hotel being the closest to the new Village at Sandhills deluxe shopping center and the Plex Indoor Sports Center, both located five minutes away. We are also less than ten minutes from Fort Jackson, and close to downtown Columbia and the University of South Carolina as well. We are proudly one of the first Columbia hotels to go 100% smoke-free. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express I-20 at Clemson Road

Address: 1011 Clemson Frontage Rd, Columbia, SC 29229-6597
Location: United States > South Carolina > Columbia
Price Range: $110 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express I-20 at Clemson Road 2.5*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express i-20 At Clemson Road Hotel Columbia
Holiday Inn Express Columbia
Holiday Inn Columbia
Columbia Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#14 Romantic Hotel in Columbia
#28 Business Hotel in Columbia
#28 Family Hotel in Columbia
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