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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Columbia Downtown

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  • Excellent45%
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Free Wifi
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Air Conditioning
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Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

The hotel itself was nice and clean, and the staff was pretty friendly, but there were some strange things that happened. No one could get their key cards to work. People had gotten so frustrated trying to get into the side door that they had...More

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Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Columbia DowntownResponded April 7, 2016

Dear Joshua K, Thank you for your feedback. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide comfortable and friendly accommodations. We appreciate your nice comment about our staff and cleanliness. However, we’re sorry about the key card malfunctioning. We will address...More

Reviewed March 14, 2016

The staff was friendly and knowledgeable. The room was comfortable. Love the modern decor. We didn't participate in breakfast or happy hour so I can't give an opinion on those. Well lit parking lot. Tricky to get to since entrance is on a one way...More

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Reviewed February 17, 2016

Came to Columbia for a training and stayed at this hotel with my parents. The hotel seemed to be recently renovated and updated. Lobby was VERY nice and spacious. The evening social with free beer and wine and snacks was a big plus! The room...More

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Reviewed February 12, 2016

Don't let the photos fool you on the Holiday Inn website, this hotel has recently been updated. Lobby is really nice, and I was happy with the updates in the bathrooms of the rooms. Love the in room Keurig. First Holiday Inn Express I have...More

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Response from Hiex C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Columbia DowntownResponded February 17, 2016

Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Tamra P. General Manager

Reviewed January 12, 2016

Stayed here 3 nights for business and found the bed to be comfortable and was pleasantly surprised to see they had 2 firm pillows, that were marked as such, available along with 2 soft pillows on the bed. The hotel was clean and modern and...More

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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Business Center with Internet Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
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Air Conditioning
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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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.
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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
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"Ask for an odd number room. Even numbers are street side and there is a lot of street noise, particularly..."
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"Avoid front entrance facing rooms as there is a trainline and the parking lights glare towards the room."
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