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    Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ex I-71/ Oh. State Fair/Expo Center

    701 E Hudson St, Columbus, OH 43211-1034
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    Overview
    • Excellent40%
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    • Average14%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 26 March 2017

    I attend an event in Columbus each year at the fairground. We are seniors and only want a nice room with features that work. The first room had a toilet problem. The second room was worn and tattered and we had bugs. Although the service...More

    Thank Debi M
    Response from General M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ex I-71/ Oh. State Fair/Expo CenterResponded 27 March 2017

    I apologize for any inconvenience you experienced when staying with us. Our goal is 100 percent satisfaction for our guests and I will certainly be looking into these issues for you. Thank you for sharing your experience. Sincerely, HIE

    Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

    Was here for 2 nights. Scary neighborhood, terrible "breakfast" and the "upgraded" room was poor at best. Fire alarm went off when I was on a business call; went to front desk and they told me sorry and that someone "should have" called me. All...More

    Thank Maura M
    Response from General M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ex I-71/ Oh. State Fair/Expo CenterResponded 6 February 2017

    Thank you for sharing your experience at our property. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience you experienced while staying with us and I will certainly be looking into these issues for you. I hope you will choose to visit us again in the future so...More

    Reviewed 9 December 2016

    Stayed at this hotel 12/2/16 - 12/4/16. The day we were checking out, I noticed moving red dot on the bed closest to the window. I squished it with a corner of the pillow and it made a blood stain. Found another - same thing....More

    1  Thank LYDIA W
    Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ex I-71/ Oh. State Fair/Expo CenterResponded 27 December 2016

    Dear LYDIA W, Thank you for your writing us a review. It is regrettable that you did not experience an exemplary hotel stay with us due to the room cleanliness issues. We are very sorry for the inconvenience this has caused. I have sent you...More

    Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

    We stayed for two nights while vending at an event at the fairgrounds. The hotel was easy to find. Staff was very friendly. The room was clean ands beds comfortable. The breakfast was typical microwave fair but they did have a pancake maker. Check in...More

    Thank Mtngrl67
    Response from General M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ex I-71/ Oh. State Fair/Expo CenterResponded 13 December 2016

    Thank you for staying with us during your recent trip to Columbus. We truly appreciate your patronage and kind words and I will certainly share them with the staff. We know you have a choice when traveling and appreciate you choosing our property. We look...More

    Reviewed 7 November 2016

    We stayed here over the All American Quarter Horse Congress. It is 1 mile from the Expo Center - a $5 Uber ride. The hotel staff is excellent - they go out of their way to make sure you are happy. The hotel itself is...More

    Thank Erica T
    Response from General M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ex I-71/ Oh. State Fair/Expo CenterResponded 14 November 2016

    Thank you for choosing our property for your stay in Columbus. We truly appreciate your patronage and kind words. I am very happy to hear our staff was able to provide you a great experience and I will certainly pass on your comments. We know...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$112 - US$291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #26 Romantic Hotel in Columbus
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 71
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    mrakron907
    10 January 2017|
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    Response from General M | Property representative |
    Yes you can.
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    Kenny D
    11 July 2016|
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    Response from travelinfool21 | Reviewed this property |
    There was not a shuttle service when we were there.
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    Mackenzie E
    11 March 2015|
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    Response from holidayinnexpress00 | Property representative |
    Hi Mackenzie! Thanks for asking, you are absolutely right ms0812 we are a little less than a mile. If you make a LEFT out of the hotel it is much faster, shaving about 5 minutes off your walking time! Please feel free to... More
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    "I was on the top floor (4th) so I didn't have to hear people walking around above me."
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    "Room 305 has bed bugs on bed next to the window."
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    "Our room was on the front, 2nd floor and very quiet."
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    "If you like to see the sunset ask for a room on the west side."
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