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Seasonal outdoor pool, open 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM, pool umbrellas
Pillow top beds, desk, laptop workspace, blackout curtains
Pillow top beds, desk, laptop workspace, blackout curtains
Pillow top beds, desk, laptop workspace, blackout curtains

Guest reviews

3.8 out of 5 Good
994 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Air conditioning
Gym
Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided

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Explore the area

Popular LocationVia Vecchia Winery6 min walk
Popular LocationSchiller Park11 min walk
Popular LocationLeVeque Tower16 min walk
AirportColumbus, OH (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.)14 min drive

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  • Standard Room

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 350 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsStandard Room
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Leisure)

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 350 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Leisure)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Poolside

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 350 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Poolside
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Roll-In Shower)

    3.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 350 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Roll-In Shower)
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Poolside

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 350 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsRoom, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Poolside
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 350 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsRoom, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

About this area

Columbus

Located in Columbus's Brewery District neighbourhood, Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown is in the city centre. Ohio Theatre and Palace Theatre are notable landmarks, and some of the area's popular attractions include COSI and Ohio Expo Center and State Fair. Check out an event or a game at Nationwide Arena, and consider making time for Ohio State Fairgrounds, a top attraction not to be missed. Practise your golf swing on a nearby course, or enjoy other activities in the great outdoors, such as hiking/biking trails in the area. Our guests love the hotel's central location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Via Vecchia Winery - 6 min walk
  • Schiller Park - 11 min walk
  • LeVeque Tower - 16 min walk
  • Ohio Statehouse - 17 min walk
  • COSI - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportColumbus, OH (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.) - 14 min drive

Restaurants

  • G. Michael's Bistro - 4 min walk
  • Lindey's - 6 min walk
  • Katzinger's Delicatessen - 7 min walk
  • Harvest Pizza - 8 min walk
  • Old Mohawk Restaurant - 9 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown

Columbus hotel in Brewery District, near COSI
A fitness centre, coffee/tea in a common area and a seasonal outdoor pool are available at this hotel. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include self parking, a business centre and laundry facilities. All 59 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, plus free WiFi and pillowtop beds. LCD TVs, espresso makers and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown offers 59 forms of accommodation with espresso makers and free newspapers. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre and a seasonal outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows standard sanitisation guidelines of Clean Promise (IHG)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: USD 5 per night

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available 6:00 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 6:30 AM–10:00 AM on weekends
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre

Outdoors

  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Braille signage
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Climate control (heating)
  • Linens
  • Pillow-top mattress

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 40-inch LCD TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Espresso maker
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3:00 PM and midnight
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for USD 25.0 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Self-parking fee: USD 5 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 25.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from May to September
Pool access available from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Property is also known as

Comfort Inn Downtown Columbus
Comfort Downtown Columbus
Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown Hotel
Inn Express Columbus Hotel
Express Columbus Columbus
Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown Columbus
Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown Hotel Columbus

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown and receive a full refund?
Yes, Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown have a pool?
Yes, this property has a seasonal outdoor pool. Pool access is from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
Is Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown?
Self-parking is available for USD 5 per night.
What time is check-in at Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM to midnight.
What time is check-out at Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Where is Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown located?
Located in Brewery District, this hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Shadowbox Live, Ohio Theatre and Palace Theatre. COSI and Greater Columbus Convention Center are also within 2 miles (3 km).
3.8
Good
994 reviews
5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
431
3 - Okay
165
2 - Poor
72
1 - Terrible
48

4.0/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

3.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Updated, clean rooms and no noise from outside is heard in the room. Only part I would like to highlight is that front desk staff were not wearing masks during pandemic.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Good location. Breakfast not so great. Easy check in and check out.
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Rooms were clean and quiet. Staff was friendly and helpful.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Overall really great bathroom and clean room. Breakfast during Covid poorly executed.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

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