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1 room, 2 adults

Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown

2.5-star2.5 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
650 South High Street, Columbus, OH, 43215, United States of America

City-center hotel within easy reach of COSI
  • Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
    • Free WiFi
    • Fridge
    • Microwave
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  • I wasn’t aware the hotel would be under renovations. The self laundry facility was an…Nov. 1, 2018
  • I was very happy with my stay. The ONLY thing which isn’t even a big deal is that the…Jul. 20, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown

from A$142
  • Standard Room
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Leisure)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Poolside
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Hearing, Roll-In Shower)
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Poolside
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

What’s around Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown


  • In Brewery District
  • COSI - 24 min walk
  • Greater Columbus Convention Center - 32 min walk
  • Nationwide Arena - 32 min walk
  • Ohio Theatre - 16 min walk
  • Palace Theatre - 19 min walk
  • Columbus Museum of Art - 31 min walk
  • Shadowbox Live - 5 min walk

Getting around

  • John Glenn Columbus Intl. Airport (CMH) - 15 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 59 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
  • Express check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Self parking *

  • RV/bus/truck parking *

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Fitness facilities
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Pool umbrellas
Working away
  • Business centre
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business centre
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Braille signage
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Visual fire alarm
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Espresso maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 40-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Daily housekeeping

Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown’s small print

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


  • The seasonal pool is open from May to September.
  • Pool access available from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited. Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.

    This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

    Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

    Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

    Contactless check-out is available.

    Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

    The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Clean Promise (IHG) guidelines.

    The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

    Optional extras

    Self parking costs USD 5 per night with in/out privileges

    RV/bus/truck parking is available for an extra charge

    Cribs/Infant beds are available for USD 25.0 per night

    We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

    FAQs for Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown

    • Does Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown offer free cancellation for a full refund?
      Yes, Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
    • Is parking offered at Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown?
      Yes. Self parking costs USD 5 per night.
    • Is there a pool at Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown?
      Yes, there's a seasonal outdoor pool. Guests have pool access from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
    • Are pets allowed at Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown?
      Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
    • What are the check-in and check-out times at Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown?
      You can check in from 3:00 PM to midnight. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
    • Are there restaurants at or near Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown?
      Yes. Nearby restaurants include Tony's Italian Restaurant (2-min walk), G. Michael's Bistro (4-min walk), and Lindey's (6-min walk).

    Recent reviews

    Very good 8.0 From 477 reviews

    Exceptional 10.0
    Worth it. Clean. Nice.
    Was pleasantly surprised. Super nice and fully functional bathroom. All lights and fan worked. Very nice hotel.
    brandon, us1 night business trip
    Good 6.0
    Neighborhood was a bit scary.
    Tanja, us1 night family trip
    Very good 8.0
    Great.location but TV issues
    Loved the location and the hotel but the tv did not work even after getting help from the front desk :( The workout room was fabulous but again the tv did not work. With a little maintenance it would be perfect!
    Dorothy H, us1 night trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Nice small hotel stayed here before close to Germantown we love the area and location
    Ron, us1 night trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Stay in Columbus
    I was in town for 2 day's for some family business the staff was very friendly and courtious.
    George, us2 night trip
    Poor 2.0
    After a day there .. they charge again the total amount for a night, they manager for the hotel never call me back or have any courtesy just say sorry and sorry and sorry. That never never , happened before and I guaranty you never used that hotel brand in my life.
    José Luis, us1 night trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Herbert, us3 night family trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Room was amazing,super clean and staff was very helpful and friendly ! Will stay there for all trips to Columbus ,Ohio.
    us1 night business trip
    Very good 8.0
    Close and convenient
    We are there with child for medical appointments at Nationwide Children’s hospital
    J and J, us1 night family trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Front desk staff was amazing. The woman in the evening especially. Breakfast was very good. Room was clean and comfortable. Would stay again
    Mark, us1 night family trip

    Holiday Inn Express Columbus Downtown

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