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In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board

Guest reviews

4.5/5 Wonderful
350 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Pet Friendly
Air Conditioning
Restaurant
Gym
Breakfast Available

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Hand sanitizer provided

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Explore the area

Popular LocationColumbia Metropolitan Convention Center6 min walk
Popular LocationSouth Carolina State House9 min walk
Popular LocationColumbia Museum of Art10 min walk
AirportColumbia, SC (CAE-Columbia Metropolitan)14 min drive

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  • aloft, Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 300 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • aloft, Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 356 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • aloft, Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, City View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 300 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsaloft, Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, City View
  • aloft, Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, City View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 356 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsaloft, Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, City View
  • Room, 1 King Bed, City View, Corner

    Room amenities

    • 362 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed, City View, Corner
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, City View, Corner

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 496 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Queen Beds, City View, Corner

About this area

Columbia

Located in Columbia, Aloft Columbia Downtown is in the city center. South Carolina State Museum and Township Auditorium are cultural highlights, and some of the area's popular attractions include South Carolina State Fairgrounds and Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Colonial Life Arena or Williams Brice Stadium. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and boat tours nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center - 6 min walk
  • South Carolina State House - 9 min walk
  • Finlay Park - 10 min walk
  • Columbia Museum of Art - 10 min walk
  • EdVenture Children's Museum - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Columbia Station - 15 min walk
  • Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) - 14 min drive

Restaurants

  • W XYZ Bar — 1 min walk
  • Re:fuel — 1 min walk
  • Blue Marlin - 2 min walk
  • Ristorante Divino - 3 min walk
  • Jason's Deli - 3 min walk

About this property

Aloft Columbia Downtown

3-star hotel, walk to Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
A restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a 24-hour business center, valet parking, and coffee/tea in a common area. All 107 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and LED TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include free local calls, hair dryers, and safes.
Aloft Columbia Downtown offers 107 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. 49-inch LED televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center.

Children under 13 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Follows standard sanitization guidelines of Commitment to Clean (Marriott)

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking: USD 14.00 per day
  • Valet parking: USD 22.00 per day
  • Electric car charging station
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee 6:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–11:00 AM on weekends: USD 10-50 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Art gallery
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Concerts/live shows
  • Evening entertainment

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • 1 meeting room
  • Computer station
  • Conference space (609 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant

More

  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 49-inch LED TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 5 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
It is property policy that all guests must wear a face mask within public areas of the property.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets stay free
Dogs only
1 per room (up to 40 lbs)
Food and water bowls are available
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 50.00 per day
  • 2 percent tourism fee will be charged

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 50 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 14.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 22.00 per day (in/out privileges)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Guests are provided with hand sanitizer
The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott) guidelines
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Parking height restrictions apply
Children under 13 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility without adult supervision

Property is also known as

Aloft Columbia Downtown Hotel
Aloft Columbia Downtown Hotel
Aloft Columbia Downtown Columbia
Aloft Columbia Downtown Hotel Columbia

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Aloft Columbia Downtown and receive a full refund?
Yes, Aloft Columbia Downtown offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Aloft Columbia Downtown cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Aloft Columbia Downtown pet-friendly?
Yes, Aloft Columbia Downtown allows dogs (limit 1 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 40 lbs per pet. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at Aloft Columbia Downtown?
Self parking is available for USD 14.00 per day. Valet parking is available for USD 22.00 per day.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 3 PM–5 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Check-out is at noon.
Where is Aloft Columbia Downtown located?
Located in the heart of Columbia, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, Colonial Life Arena, and South Carolina State Museum. Township Auditorium and South Carolina State Fairgrounds are also within 3 mi (5 km). Columbia Station is 15 minutes by foot.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Aloft Columbia Downtown

4.5
Wonderful
5 - Excellent
231
4 - Good
74
3 - Okay
32
2 - Mediocre
9
1 - Poor
4
4.8
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.4
Amenities
4.6
Property condition

4/5 Good

    Every was walking distance and everything was clean. The bad is the bar closed early and needed a pool and werent able to play pool.inside after hours.

    Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

    4/5 Good

      This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

      5/5 Excellent

        This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
        Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

        5/5 Excellent

        • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

        Great staff always very helpful and the room and entire hotel was top notch, just a great hotel all around.

        Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

        5/5 Excellent

        • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

        This hotel is in a great location! Very clean and a super nice and helpful staff. I would definitely stay here again when I’m in town.

        Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020