Columbus Hotel's Locale a Smart Choice for Buckeyes Welcome to the smoke-free Holiday Inn Express® Ex I-71 / OH State Fair / Expo Center hotel your gateway to Columbus. This hotel's centrally located accommodations less than 10 minutes from top area destinations like downtown Ohio State University Greater Columbus Convention Center and the Ohio Expo Center offer travelers exceptional convenience. With a 24-hour Business Center and meeting space for up to 15 this facility caters to professionals visiting Columbus Ohio. The hotel's proximity to companies like Battelle Labs and Chase Bank ensures an easy commute and thanks to negotiated flat-rate cab fares transportation is affordable. OSU Medical Center is within a few miles and Port Columbus International Airport (CMH) is a reasonable 10-minute drive away. There's plenty of fun to be found in Columbus. Entertainment options abound from concerts at Newport Music Hall to shopping at the Easton Towne Center. The hotel's location near The Ohio State University places visitors close to the beautiful campus and Buckeye football as well. While staying in Columbus Ohio our hotel's guests experience Midwestern hospitality at its best. In addition to exemplary guest service amenities like a free hot breakfast bar and complimentary Wi-Fi access make you feel more at home. The Fitness Center helps you keep up your routine and the heated indoor pool offers relaxation. Book today!