Hotel's Columbia, SC Location Is Sure To Please Whatever your reason for visiting Columbia, South Carolina, this hotel's location makes your stay easy and fun. Situated off I-26 and 12 miles from Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE), our hotel is all about convenience. The Holiday Inn Express ® Hotel & Suites Columbia-I-26 at Harbison Blvd is only 11 miles from USC, 26 miles from Fort Jackson and 15 minutes from downtown. In addition to being close to Columbia Metropolitan Airport, the hotel is also near I-26, I-20 and I-126, making business travel simpler. The Columbia Conference Center and many major businesses are only minutes away. Corporate travelers also appreciate the free high-speed, Wi-Fi access and a 24-hour Business Center. From Riverbanks Zoo to the Koger Center for the Arts, we're a 15-minute drive from the attractions of Columbia, South Carolina. The hotel's in the heart of Harbison Blvd shopping and dining, with Columbiana Centre across the street and 50-plus restaurants within one mile. On sunny days, beautiful Lake Murray may call your name. Start each morning at this hotel with a hearty, hot breakfast from the free breakfast bar and sip your coffee from a perfect seat beneath a window in the dining area. Later, you can work out in a Fitness Center that has a TV or for free at Gold's Gym. If you're planning a trip to Columbia, South Carolina, call our hotel's friendly staff and book now for a very enjoyable experience.