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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Reasonable rates. Nice rooms. Plenty for children to do. Pool, arcade, putt-putt and hot tub. Lots of room for family entertainment by pool area. Free breakfast bar, basic menu. Wait staff was not very attentive. Pet friendly. Close to eateries and shopping. Would stay there again!

Thank GrammySims
Bloomington, IL
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We had a minor issue with our room that we brought to the attention of the front desk. In spite of it being a full-house night, they were able to move us to a different room - which required re-cleaning our first room for another guest. Couldn't have been more gracious in how they handled this. Thank you!

Thank javaeve
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

I was in Columbus for business and stayed at this pleasantly surprising hotel. Standard rooms are more than reasonably priced. Upgraded suites are exquisite and appear to be worth their price. The aesthetics of the lobby and common areas are amazing ingredients. The lobby is set up like an old time main street. This place belongs at Disney. The amenities...

Thank patrickmcdiver
Carmel, Indiana
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The room amenities are what you'd normally expect for a hotel of this age. Atypical in every way; however the room was very clean. Stayed here for a soccer tournament and this is great for the kids. There is a courtyard/atrium area in the middle of the with a nice size indoor pool (5'4" to 3'5"), a nice hot tub...

Thank indystoprealtor
Plymouth, Wisconsin
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Stayed the other night at this property, the room was clean with the basic amenities. Big place with 7 floors, so if you are not a good walker to the room, request a room close to the elevator. Breakfast was included, not much there, VERY basic, much better at other hotel chains. Overall facility was dated and shows signs of...

Thank Tom C
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We were there the night before Labor Day. We arrived in the evening. The man who checked us in was very nice and helpful. The room was outdated and not clean. We had dinner that night in their restaurant ( also very outdated) and we were the only ones there and now we know why. The food was horrible. The...

Thank Eleni061
Reviewed 4 September 2016

I searched on line for a hotel for our anniversary trip. Clarion seemed to have more comparable prices. And I liked the looks of the hotel...but after getting there and seeing it I was very pleased. The staff was pleasant...the hotel was very uniquely designed.. The breakfast was very nice. The room clean... My husband forgot shaving cream...they gave him...

Thank MammawJ
Gilroy, California
Reviewed 2 September 2016

My son and I where visiting family and friends in Columbus Indiana and we stayed at the Clarion Hotel for 13 days. It was a Very Very nice hotel. Our room was wonderful right by the pool/game room area. We just walked out and steps away from the pool area a big plus. My son loved the game room very...

1Thank LOIS A
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had stayed here before when it was Holiday Inn and absolutely loved it. When I planned this trip I was excited to visit here again thinking it would at least be the same if not better. My husband and I got one of the outside entry rooms in the back which was fine but the rooms...

Thank Bobbi H
Thunder Bay, Canada
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I have mixed feelings about this place. The lobby and pool area is very cool and unique. I was excited when we first walked in and thought that while it doesn't look impressive on the outside, the inside was so unique, I had high expectations. Then we went to our room. We had a room in the older section of...

Thank Foodwinefun78

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Clarion Hotel and Conference Center

Address: 2480 W Jonathan Moore Pike, I-65 at Iindiana 46, Columbus, IN 47201-9254 (Formerly Holiday Inn Columbus)
Region: United States > Indiana > Columbus
Price Range: $101 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Clarion Hotel and Conference Center 3*
Number of rooms: 253
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Columbus Hotel Columbus
Columbus Holiday Inn
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“We stayed in the suite so not sure what the other rooms are like.”
 of 5 bubbles Lasseter4242, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were on 7 th floor....never heard any noise”
  • Nice are to relax
  • Nice King bed
 of 5 bubbles MammawJ, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Our room was near the pool area. Great room”
 of 5 bubbles LOIS782, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the new section. Don't bother if they only have room in the old section.”
 of 5 bubbles Foodwinefun78, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you're in the hotel section, not motel”
 of 5 bubbles planner63, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
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