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Holiday Inn Express Columbia I-26 at Harbison Boulevard

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Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites at Harbison Blvd at I-26. Our hotel is located in the Harbison area of Columbia, which is the capital of South Carolina. We are only minutes away from the University of South Carolina, historic sites, and other attractions such as the Capitol Building, Riverbanks Zoo and beautiful Lake Murray. In addition we are centrally located to many corporate and government offices. Our hotel is conveniently located to Columbia's best shopping, movie theaters, and great dining. The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites is a state of the art hotel with luxurious accommodations. It was designed with you in mind, featuring facilities that meet the needs of the corporate, group or leisure traveler. Our hotel provides 82 well appointed, spacious guestrooms. Twenty-two of which are suites, making our hotel the perfect choice if your stay is extended or if your relocating to our area. Whether your visiting Columbia for business or pleasure, we feature the following services and amenities: Free High Speed Internet Service, Fitness center, 24 Hour business center, Meeting facilities, and Complimentary signature continental breakfast buffet.
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Business Center with Internet Access
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Multilingual Staff
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This was our half way mark on a 1200 mile trip to a funeral. I had requested a room with 2 queen, 1 pull out, which we got. I also requested extra pillows and towels, which we did not get. I know that a request is just that, but we didn't ask for much. Also, no toilet paper
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Response from Danielle K, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Columbia I-26 at Harbison Boulevard
Responded 3 days ago
Thank you for your review. First and foremost, we would like to extend our condolences to you and your family. We are truly sorry for the inconveniences that you encountered on this particular visit and we thank you for bringing these concerns to our attention. We are always searching for ways to improve the overall experience for our guests. We have shared your feedback with our General Manager and we wish you all the best during future travels. Sincerely, Holiday Inn Express Harbison Management Team
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convenient location, close to dining. Fitness center had free weights - good for a hotel! was pleasantly surprised by a Wed. evening complimentary reception which had great food/drink! Shiela was the host of the this reception and made all feel comfortable with her friendly
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Response from Danielle K, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Columbia I-26 at Harbison Boulevard
Responded 4 Nov 2018
Thank you for the kind words! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed a five star experience at our hotel. We are grateful for your business and hope you will choose to visit again soon. Sincerely, Holiday Inn Express Harbison Management Team
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we stopped over night on our way to ME from FL, i thought it looked ok online but as soon as I walked in I could tell by the musty smell it was not going to be great. It was very dirty, especially the bathroom, definitely wouldn’t recommend this place 👎
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Response from Danielle K, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Columbia I-26 at Harbison Boulevard
Responded 8 Oct 2018
Thank you for your review. We are truly sorry for the inconveniences that you encountered on this particular visit. We appreciate you bringing these concerns to our attention so that necessary improvements can be made right away. We have shared your feedback with our housekeeping team and hope that you will visit again in the future so that we can provide the five star experience that you and all of our guests deserve. Sincerely, Holiday Inn Express Harbison Management Team
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I have never had an issue with Holiday Inn or HI express until I came to this one. Check in on Tuesday with no issues. Wake up Wednesday morning and the outlet in the bathroom didn’t work...so I had to dry and curl my hair by the bed with no mirror 😞. I tell the front desk
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Response from Danielle K, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Columbia I-26 at Harbison Boulevard
Responded 28 Sep 2018
Thank you for your review. We are truly sorry that we did not live up to our high standards on this particular visit and we appreciate you bringing these concerns to our attention. We understand your frustrations and have shared your feedback with our General Manager so that necessary improvements can be made right away. We are grateful for all of your time and hope that you will give us a second opportunity to provide the five star experience that you and all of our guests deserve. Sincerely, Holiday Inn Express Harbison Management Team
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Room was cozy , decor- soft , warm , relaxing... Staff cordial and professional. Best shower in years ! - great water pressure for a refreshing revigorating massaging shower ( which is commonly lacking at many other places ) A major shopping mall in walking distance.
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Response from Danielle K, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Columbia I-26 at Harbison Boulevard
Responded 29 Aug 2018
Thank you for recommending our convenient location, professional team and comfortable rooms to fellow travelers. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed a five star experience at our hotel. We are grateful for your positive feedback and hope you will choose to visit again soon. Sincerely, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Harbison Management Team
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What brand is the elevator?
Our elevators are Schindler Elevators. Sincerely, The Staff at Holiday Inn Express Harbison
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What brand of beds are in the rooms ?
I don't know the brands, but they were very comfortable!!
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How far is the hotel from the U of SC campus?
Hi Smlvt, Thank you for reaching out to us via TripAdvisor! The Holiday Inn Express Harbison is 15 - 20 minutes from the University of South Carolina. We are located in Columbia's largest shopping district, surrounded by shops and restaurants. The beautiful Lake Murray, Riverbanks Zoo and other popular Columbia attractions are located nearby. We welcome USC guests throughout the year for campus tours, football games and more! Please let us know if you have any additional questions. We look forward to seeing you at the Holiday Inn Express Harbison! Sincerely, Danielle K Holiday Inn Express
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Are you pet friendly?
Hi Cindy P, Thank you for reaching out to our team via TripAdvisor. We do not accept pets, but there are kennels located near our hotel. Service animals are welcome at the property. Please contact our front desk team if you would like to make reservations and bring your service animal. Sincerely, Holiday Inn Express Harbison Management Team
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How long does it take to get from this hotel to gate 4 ft Jackson
Hi Irene K, Thank you for reaching out to our team via TripAdvisor! Fort Jackson is 20 - 25 minutes away from our hotel. We welcome Fort Jackson Graduation attendees every week at the Holiday Inn Express Harbison because we are located in a safe area of town, surrounded by shops, restaurants and attractions. The drive to Fort Jackson is all Interstate and we have printed directions available at the front desk. Please let us know if you have any additional questions. We look forward to seeing you soon. Sincerely, Holiday Inn Express Harbison Management Team
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"away from elevator"
"Do not stay here - not quiet and no one cares."
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"Movie Theatre is within walking distance"
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PRICE RANGE
US$83 - US$188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
82
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