Located in Arsenal Hill within a mile (2 km) of South Carolina State House, Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbia - Downtown is within 2 miles (3 km) of other popular sights such as University of South Carolina. This 81-room, 3-star hotel has free breakfast, free in-room WiFi, and free self parking. Columbia Marionette Theater and Columbia Canal and Riverfront Park are a short walk away.


Start your day off right with a free buffet breakfast.


Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbia - Downtown's 81 rooms are air-conditioned and provide microwaves, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Guests can expect free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Free local calls, hair dryers, and ironing boards are other standard amenities.

Property features

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbia - Downtown features a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and a meeting room. If you drive, take advantage of free parking. Front-desk staff are standing by 24/7 to assist with any requests. Additional amenities include a 24-hour business center, a seasonal outdoor pool, and free newspapers.


  • Close to South Carolina State House
  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbia - Downtown

501 Taylor St Columbia SC 29201-2738

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbia - Downtown features a fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. Business-related amenities at this 3-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and a meeting room. A complimentary breakfast is offered. Event facilities measure 425 square feet (38 square meters). This Columbia hotel also offers complimentary newspapers in the lobby, laundry facilities, and an elevator (lift). Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbia - Downtown is a smoke-free property.

  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Free WiFi 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 425 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 38 
  • One meeting room 
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Total number of rooms - 81 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbia - Downtown offers 81 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves.

This Columbia hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Desk 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast.

Nearby Things to Do

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


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

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 are 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.

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