We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Columbia Downtown

Save
Share
Traveler (20)
Room & Suite (30)
Dining (9)
Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“taylor street”(5 reviews)
“pancake machine”(6 reviews)
“front desk”(42 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
3 Star accommodation
All hotel details
Additional information
Offers from Holiday Inn Express & Suites Columbia Downtown
Special Offer: Book Direct and Save
Hotel deals
Offers from Holiday Inn Express & Suites Columbia Downtown
Special Offer: Book Direct and Save
Hotel deals
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
Aug 27Aug 28
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from $124.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Columbia hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "dd9856a378894d53b5b1fa278559349e", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":239927,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[101933804],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":27,"month":8,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":28,"month":8,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":124,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"dd9856a378894d53b5b1fa278559349e","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":124,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":124,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Holiday Inn Express & Suites Columbia Downtown","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImRkOTg1NmEzNzg4OTRkNTNiNWIxZmEyNzg1NTkzNDllIiwiQUlLIjoiY2ZmNTIwMTM2ZTdhNDA5YWI0YzEwNDY4NmVmMjFjMGIifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "08/27/2018", "checkOut": "08/28/2018", "lowestPrice": "$124", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"101933804":"IHGIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (226)
Filter reviews
221 results
Traveler rating
97
66
30
11
17
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
97
66
30
11
17
Show reviews that mention
All reviewstaylor streetpancake machinefront deskcinnamon rollsturkey sausagebusy roadstreet noisewalking distancethe room was nicestaff was very friendlysofa bedvista areabagelsbathroom dooroutdoor poolbeds were very comfortablebreakfast staff
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 221 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I must confess I booked my reservation through Priceline so perhaps my 1st floor room next to the Utilities Room with a scenic view of headlights out my window was the pennance I had to pay. But the long hair in the shower (I'm bald),...More

Thank Dick O
Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This is probably the cleanest best, smelling hotel I have stayed in in a LONG time ! The check-in was fast and seamless, the room was exactly as we wished with 2 QUEEN beds (not fulls). The room smelled clean and fresh. I loved the...More

Thank ironmomof2
Response from Hiex C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Columbia DowntownResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear ironmomof2, Thank you for staying at the Holiday Inn Express Downtown Columbia SC. The team and I were happy to read you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Warm Regards, Stephen Ussery General Manager

Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

This hotel may not be near the attraction, restaurants or college, but it is clean, inexpensive, with plenty of parking. I was in town visiting hospitals for work and it was the perfect place to stay. The breakfast was hot and fresh. The lady in...More

Thank timothy h
Response from Hiex C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Columbia DowntownResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Timothy H, Thank you for staying at the Holiday Inn Express Downtown Columbia SC. The team and I were happy to read you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Warm Regards, Stephen Ussery General Manager

Reviewed June 13, 2018

The first positive thing about this hotel was the check in. Although we arrived at 12.30 we were able to check in immediately (usual check in is at 15.00). The room was fine in terms of space and also clean. There is a good breakfast...More

Thank paulgrantconsulting
Reviewed May 22, 2018

You will need a car if staying here, it is not within walking distance of anything. Room was decent, a good breakfast is included. Breakfast staff are very nice and hardworking. Room was cleaned, but maids need to wear a hairnet. Kept finding black hair...More

Thank Regina H
View more reviews
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Business Center with Internet Access
Wheelchair access
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$121 - $319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$121 - $319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveler (20)
Room & Suite (30)
Dining (9)
Pool & Beach (4)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
qiuet o
May 12, 2017|
Answer
Response from Nikhil P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a social hour but it is very very limited 2 glasses of lite beer pre-poured for you. And some pretzels. And it's Mon - Thursday. Hope this helps. I skipped it and went to Gervais Street instead.
0
Votes
Travel_Enabler
January 9, 2015|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Anneice J |
Hello there!! The Colonial Life is about 8 blocks from our hotel! Approximately 23 min walk. We have had several guest enjoy the walk there and it is safe. There is actually a safe walking route that keeps you in the... More
1
Vote
Room Tips
"Stay away from the first floor."
Read review
"choose a room away from the elevator"
Read review
"Ask for an odd number room. Even numbers are street side and there is a lot of street noise, particularly..."
Read review
"Avoid front entrance facing rooms as there is a trainline and the parking lights glare towards the room."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing