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Casinos and More in Columbia

Columbia may not be widely known for its casinos, but there's a lot more to do here. Tourists speak highly of the popular zoo, sporting events, and local cuisine. You might want to visit top attractions like South Carolina State House. When thinking about where to stay, you can choose from 161 accommodations in Columbia.

Interested in places to stay with high ratings? Our guests like these properties:

The 1425 Inn

Residence Inn Columbia West/Lexington

Hotel Trundle

Planning Your Trip to Columbia

When you're vacationing, weather can sometimes be a gamble, so we've put together this temperature and rainfall info to help you pick the best time to go.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 92°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and March, with an average temperature of 37°F
  • Driest months: April, May, November, and December, with an average rainfall of 2.95 inches
  • Rainiest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average rainfall of 4.77 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Columbia

Columbia is known for its live music and theaters, and you can check out cultural spots such as Columbia Museum of Art, Tunnel Vision Mural, and Township Auditorium. You'll find attractions to visit in the area such as South Carolina State Fairgrounds and Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. Additionally, you might consider adding South Carolina State House and Nathaniel J. Frederick House to your itinerary.

Columbia is also known for its:
  • Sports
  • Flowers
  • University life
  • Restaurants

Getting To and Around Columbia

You can arrange a flight to the closest airport in Columbia, SC (CAE-Columbia Metropolitan), situated 6.5 mi (10.5 km) from the city center. To venture out into the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Columbia Station or Camden Station.

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Frequently asked questions

Searching for casino hotels in Columbia?
Hoping to win big in Columbia? Lucky for you, you’ll find some casino hotels here, plus plenty more to see and do. Tourists speak highly of the popular zoo, sporting events, and local cuisine. You might want to visit top attractions like Colonial Life Arena and Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.
What's the best accommodation for casino gaming in Columbia?
TownePlace Suites by Marriott Columbia Southeast/Ft Jackson is a hotel featuring free parking and in-room kitchens, and it’s a top choice near the casinos. Other good options near the gaming action include Super 8 by Wyndham Harbison/Parkridge Hospital and Hyatt Place Columbia/Downtown/The Vista.
How many hotels that are good for gaming will I be able to find in Columbia?
Practice your poker face at one of Expedia’s 303 casino hotels in Columbia.
When should I take my casino trip to Columbia?
You might spend a lot of your vacation inside, but if you’re planning to venture beyond the casino, taking a look at local weather data can help you. The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 80°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 50°F. Average annual precipitation for Columbia is 46 inches.
What is there to do in Columbia?
You can head to Columbia Place Mall, Columbiana Centre, or Village at Sandhill Mall to shop for the perfect souvenir. Columbia is known for its live music and theaters, and you can check out cultural spots such as Township Auditorium, Columbia Museum of Art, and Koger Center for the Arts. If you’re looking to add to your itinerary, you can also visit Colonial Life Arena and Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.
What are my transportation options for my casino getaway to Columbia?
Here are some transportation options in Columbia: You can book a flight to the closest airport, which is Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE), situated 6.5 mi (10.5 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.