Aloft Columbia Downtown

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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

Overview of Aloft Columbia Downtown

Aloft Columbia Downtown

3 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

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
823 Lady St, Columbia, SC, 29201

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationUniversity of South Carolina8 min walk
  • Popular LocationSouth Carolina State House9 min walk
  • Popular LocationColonial Life Arena11 min walk
  • AirportColumbia, SC (CAE-Columbia Metropolitan)15 min drive

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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.

What's nearby

  • Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center - 6 min walk
  • University of South Carolina - 8 min walk
  • South Carolina State House - 9 min walk
  • Columbia Museum of Art - 10 min walk
  • Colonial Life Arena - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • Columbia Station - 15 min walk
  • Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) - 15 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 Columbia hotel in Downtown Columbia, near 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 snack bar/deli, a 24-hour business center, and valet parking. 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 cleaning and disinfection practices 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 on site (USD 14.00 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking on site (USD 22.00 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking

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

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Snack bar/deli

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
  • Computer station
  • Conference space (609 square feet)
  • Meeting room

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • In-room accessibility
  • Lever door handles
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Low-height door lock
  • Low-height electrical outlets in bathroom
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Transfer shower
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • 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
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds

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

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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

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets stay free
Dogs welcome
1 per room (up to 40 lbs)
Pets cannot be left unattended
Food and water bowls are available
Service animals are exempt from fees
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.

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
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, and Union Pay; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed

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
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

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

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Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 305 out of 467 reviews
5 - Excellent 65%
Rating 4 - Good. 99 out of 467 reviews
4 - Good 21%
Rating 3 - Okay. 40 out of 467 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 14 out of 467 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 9 out of 467 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The property was conveniently located, very clean.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I liked the decor if the property and modern look of the rooms along with it's innovative set up. Didn like that the bar closed at random hours and besides the breakfast I kept missing dinner.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I absolutely love the property. The only thing I didn’t like was we paid for a city view room and our room was on the opposite side .
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Our family enjoyed our stay for college drop off. It was fun hanging out downstairs playing pool and Jenga. Our only complaint is the WiFi service. We needed to get a new password every day from the front desk. The staff was very friendly and helpful, but it was annoying.
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean and convenient.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021