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

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The Holiday Inn Express Ohio State University and Expo Center hotel features complimentary high-speed wireless Internet, breakfast bar, indoor pool, fitness room and a meeting room. We also feature a variety of suite rooms including Jacuzzi and executive suites. The Holiday Inn Express Ohio State University and Expo Center hotel is located 1/2 mile from the Ohio Expo Center and Fairgrounds, Crew Stadium, and Ohio Historical Society as well as 1.3 miles from The Ohio State University. Our hotel is less than 5 minutes from downtown Columbus, the Columbus Convention Center and the Port Columbus International Airport (CMH) is a short 10 minute drive.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Indoor pool
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Heated pool
Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Family Rooms
Microwave
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43Car recommended
Grade: 43 out of 100
21Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
4Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews definitely stay here again easy access next morning great hotel stayed here front desk johnie breakfast beds
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying overnight to visit OSU with the kids. About 10 minutes away from the campus. Easy to get to. Stay helpful and friendly. Continential breakfast, with eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy, cinnamon rolls, cereal. Nice little steip up for visitors.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Ed B
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Hotel is clean and staff is nice. Beds were super comfortable. Breakfast was standard free hotel breakfast, they do have the pancake machine here. Hotel is right off interstate, but lyft driver said neighborhood can be sketchy. We had no problems, but also weren’t outside...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Red3185
Response from Jessica C, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ex I-71/ Oh. State Fair/Expo CenterResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay with us. Our guests comments are very helpful to us in improving our hotel. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed our beds. We appreciate your business and hope to have...More

Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Always book rooms here for my work crew when staying in Columbus. Can’t say enough about Tim and all the staff. We have always been warmly welcomed and the rooms are impeccable every time. I have not had same experience at other Columbus hotels so...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Dwann T, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ex I-71/ Oh. State Fair/Expo CenterResponded 5 November 2018

Happiness00704485643, Thank you for such wonderful words about your experience with our staff, and Tim is great! We appreciate the kind words and look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We have been traveling for over a week when we stayed here and at a different holiday inn express every night. This was by far the friendliest (thank you Billie!), the cleanest, the quietest and the best breakfast experience we've had so far. HIGHLY recommend...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Dwann T, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ex I-71/ Oh. State Fair/Expo CenterResponded 10 October 2018

nikkilattin, Thank you so much for the great review and for choosing Holiday Inn Express/Ohio State Fairgrounds! I will be sure to show Billee this awesome experience you had.

Reviewed 4 October 2018

We stayed here on our way home from NY. It is located right off of the highway. We were tired and decided to get some rest and get on with our drive the next morning. Found the hotel on my app and made the reservation....More

Date of stay: September 2018
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mrakron907
10 January 2017|
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Response from General M | Property representative |
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kennyd528
12 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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"Nice size double room for families."
518edb
2 weeks ago
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"Top floor away from busy street are the quietest rooms."
obmarcr
4 Oct 2018
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"Dont get room 420 there is a staff facility that staff members are in and out of at literally all hours of..."
T7595GLnataliem
7 Aug 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$90 - US$218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United StatesOhioColumbus
NUMBER OF ROOMS
71
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