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Holiday Inn Columbia East

HolidayInn.comUS$ 106*
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#10 of 35 Hotels in Columbia
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Marco Island, FL
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Holiday Inn Columbia East while on a road trip. The hotel was easy to locate right off the highway. Check in was a disaster. The front desk person was poorly trained and so I waited almost 30 minutes while she tried to figure out how to check me in with a third party reservation while the...

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HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the opportunity to stay at this hotel for the State FFA Convention. The young lady at the front desk was fast and efficient with checking us in. Later that evening we asked for directions to our student debate location on the University of Missouri campus. She was able to give us accurate directions as well as provide us...

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Melony R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Columbia East, responded to this review

Wow Kimberly, thank you for the stellar review! It sounds like you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us! I love hearing that you were able to get checked in quickly and that our front desk staff was efficient. It's always nice to hear that our guests enjoyed the plush beds and new pillows, getting a good night's rest is what...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was a little disappointed with the entire stay. This hotel is kind of out on its own. It's is fairly new and the room was large and cleanish. The sheets were quite worn. The staff was not really friendly the food at the bar was not good. Wish I had walked to the jimmy johns near by.

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Melony R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Columbia East, responded to this review

J-Sevenlakes, Thank you so much for taking the time to provide me with feedback regarding your recent stay. I will be taking your comments back to my management team, and we will go over ways we can improve. The worn sheets, the food in the restaurant, and also staff attitude will all be addressed! I'm so sorry and I do...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't even tell you how pleased we were with this hotel and the staff. First, I had to be moved to another room as the thermostat in my booked room was not working. I was accommodated quickly and easily. Second, we chose to dine in the restaurant and met the friendliest wait staff I have ever encountered. Jamaal, Cheyenne...

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Melony R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Columbia East, responded to this review

Wow Kim, I am blown away by your review! I'm so proud of our team for handling the thermostat issue promptly. I will be passing your review on to our staff, especially the restaurant team! Cheyenne has recently been promoted to manager and it is so wonderful to hear that she is going above and beyond for our wonderful guests....

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all, the building and rooms are very nice. The staff is very nice. But they seemed a little short handed. The breakfast was an above average hotel breakfast, but there was only one waitress. She was very good, but definitely spread too thin. The coffee urn in the lobby was empty and it was a bit difficult to...

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Melony R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Columbia East, responded to this review

Karen, Thank you so much for taking the time to provide us with feedback about your recent stay! I'm so pleased to hear that despite staffing issues, you still enjoyed your stay. Please rest assured that we have hired more staff and are getting ready for our busy season! I do hope that you will give us another chance in...

Reviewed 11 April 2017

This hotel appears new on the outside when you drive up to it; but I think it may be a bit older and recently renovated. It was easy to access off the interstate, and was about a 10 -15 minute drive to the Missouri Rec Center where our event was being held. The hotel was crowded the two nights we...

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Melony R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Columbia East, responded to this review

Dave, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a well thought out review. I can tell that you are a regular traveler and you expect a certain level of service when you stay at a property. I'm so pleased to hear that we were able to provide you with a top-notch stay! I like hearing...

Independence, Missouri
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I came to town for business and picked Holiday Inn because generally Holiday Inn is a constant much like McDonalds, or at least that is what I thought. The room was on the second floor and the hotel appeared to be empty so I thought it should not be a problem as someone probably would not be above me. Pros:...

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Marissa F, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Columbia East, responded to this review

Kcbankruptcy, First and foremost, thank you for taking the time to give us such honest, detailed feedback. You are correct that Holiday Inn has very specific product and service standards to maintain consistency between properties. I'm so sorry our property did not meet your expectations. I'm happy to see that you had a pleasant check-in experience with Bre, but understand...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Large comfy bed, nice friendly and helpful staff, delicious and well priced meals. They even made an unscheduled van trip to the airport for us after delays. There is also a Jimmy John's across the road. Thank you

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Melony R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Columbia East, responded to this review

Scott A, Thank you so much for the 4 star review! I really love that the staff was able to assist you with a trip to the airport and ensure that you made it on time! I like to think we have the friendliest team in town, I will admit I am a bit biased though! It sounds like from...

Noble, Oklahoma
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This is a Great Motel , Clean nice updated rooms. good breakfast.nice personnel. good price for what you get. good location easy to find. Easy to Park. Even if you have trailer. Did not use the pool but looked very nice. fitness center was very nice. This Motel was everything I like to have as a Motel. i wish all...

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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Hotel is clean and well kept. Staff is friendly and helpful. Breakfast is not included which is disappointing for the price of the rooms and being a premium member. There is no snack counter/cupboard where you can charge to the room

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Melony R, General Manager at Holiday Inn Columbia East, responded to this review

Softball_Mom, thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay! It sounds like you had a great stay with us, from the room to the friendly staff! I completely understand your frustration with the breakfast not being included with our regular rate. We do offer a best for breakfast rate however, it is only $5.00-$7.00 more and includes a $20.00...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Columbia, MO Hotel's Location Delights Mizzou FansWhen driving into Columbia, end your journey at the Holiday Inn® Columbia - East hotel and enter a world of warm hospitality and incredible convenience. Situated off I-70, only six miles from the University of Missouri and the unique downtown area known as The District, this hotel is an inviting home away from home in Columbia.In addition to the hotel's accessible location, guests also appreciate its beautifully sophisticated, modern design that transforms an ordinary hotel stay into a memorable vacation. The hotel's corporate guests can work efficiently thanks to free wired and wireless Internet access and the 24-hour Business Center. Major corporations, such as Shelter Insurance, State Farm, Kraft Foods, IBM and ABC Laboratories, are all within 10 miles of the hotel, making travel a breeze. If you need to host your own event, you can use one of the hotel's three meeting rooms.In Columbia, MO, exciting urban fun abounds! You can hear fabulous live music at The Blue Note, splurge at The Mall in Columbia or sip wine at the gorgeous Les Bourgeois Vineyards. For outdoor fun, show off your swing at Lake of the Woods Golf Course, just one mile from the hotel's location. Columbia, Missouri also hosts enjoyable annual events, such as the Show-Me State Games and the Roots 'N Blues 'N BBQ Festival.After a busy day, return to the hotel to relax in the heated, indoor pool and whirlpool or work out in the 24-hour Fitness Center before indulging in a delicious meal at Kem's Restaurant. Book now to enjoy this inviting hotel's excellent location in Columbia, Missouri. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Columbia East

Address: 915 Port Way, Columbia, MO 65201-2827
Region: United States > Missouri > Columbia
Price Range: ₹ 6,007 - ₹ 11,175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Columbia East 3*
Number of rooms: 126
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Holiday Inn Columbia East Hotel Columbia
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#6 Romantic Hotel in Columbia
#8 Business Hotel in Columbia
#9 Family Hotel in Columbia
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Skip the light and noise pollution and stay here. Hotel is only two miles from the heart of Columbia.”
kimberlyp563, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The view from the 5th floor was awesome.”
Geotreo, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms appear to be nice.”
254shamush, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The rooms on the side away from I-70 are quieter.”
Dave11974, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Hooters restaurant 5 minutes away.”
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