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Best Columbia Family Hotels

Full House Just Steps Away From Missouri River, Katy Trail, Shopping & More!
The price is $100 per night
4.8/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)
Celebrated our 44th anniversary with bike ride and stay at this awesome house.

"Everything was perfect and Rob was very helpful. Would love to stay there again if we go back for a fall bike ride."…"

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

Full House Just Steps Away From Missouri River, Katy Trail, Shopping & More!
Best Western Plus Capital Inn
2.5 out of 5
1937 Christy Dr, Jefferson City, MO
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The price is $106 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (270 reviews)

"Room was very nice and the staff extremely friendly."…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2020

Best Western Plus Capital Inn
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbia Univ Area-Hwy 63
2.5 out of 5
1402 Cinnamon Hill Lane, Columbia, MO
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The price is $94 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (579 reviews)

"Very good stay. Would absolutely stay here again on our next trip there."…"

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbia Univ Area-Hwy 63
Hampton Inn Columbia
2.5 out of 5
3410 Clark Lane, Columbia, MO
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The price is $79 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (530 reviews)

"Very nice! The staff was very friendly and the room was clean! I would definitely stay here again!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Hampton Inn Columbia
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Columbia, MO
2.5 out of 5
817 N Keene St, Columbia, MO
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The price is $71 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,013 reviews)

"Spacious room, lots of plugins, clean, comfy beds, great water pressure. Great price!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Columbia, MO
Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Columbia
2 out of 5
2601 S Providence Rd, Columbia, MO
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The price is $77 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (997 reviews)

"I loved the staff and the hotel was beautiful..really love the fish pond. No pool or hot tub available due to covid. Breakfast was a brown bag..disappointed..but i understand."…"

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2020

Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Columbia
Wingate by Wyndham - Columbia
3 out of 5
3101 Wingate Ct, Columbia, MO
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The price is $67 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (1,233 reviews)

"The made-to-order COVID 19 breakfast bags were a nice surprise with lots of customizable options."…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2020

Wingate by Wyndham - Columbia
Baymont by Wyndham Jefferson City
2.5 out of 5
319 W. Miller Street, Jefferson City, MO
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The price is $60 per night
3.7/5Good! (984 reviews)

"Covid sucks, no breakfast buffet due to Covid! Everything else was nice."…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Baymont by Wyndham Jefferson City
Ramada by Wyndham Columbia
2.5 out of 5
901 Conley Rd, Columbia, MO
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The price is $55 per night
3.7/5Good! (1,001 reviews)

"The hotel was everything it promised to be. Clean, good breakfast, easy check in and out."…"

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

Ramada by Wyndham Columbia
Days Inn by Wyndham Boonville
2 out of 5
2401 Pioneer St, Boonville, MO
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The price is $46 per night
3.5/5Good! (719 reviews)

"Staff was nice and I appreciate the pool being open. Hotel was very dated, need some updatating and make it look like its taken care of."…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Boonville
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Family Friendly Hotels with Indoor Pools

Wingate by Wyndham - Columbia
3 out of 5
3101 Wingate Ct, Columbia, MO
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The price is $67 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (1,233 reviews)

"The made-to-order COVID 19 breakfast bags were a nice surprise with lots of customizable options."…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2020

Wingate by Wyndham - Columbia
Holiday Inn Express Boonville
2.5 out of 5
2419 Mid America Industrial Dr, Boonville, MO
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The price is $100 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (272 reviews)

"The staff was very friendly. The facility was clean. Parking lot is a little small"…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Boonville
Comfort Suites Jefferson City
2.5 out of 5
4804 Country Club Dr, Jefferson City, MO
Free Cancellation
The price is $88 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (317 reviews)

"The property could use some updating. The breakfast was okay. Easy check in and check out"…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Comfort Suites Jefferson City
Holiday Inn Columbia East
3 out of 5
915 Port Way, Columbia, MO
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The price is $89 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (549 reviews)

"The was amazing great service perfect location very clean"…"

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

Holiday Inn Columbia East
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Family friendly Hotels with Connecting Rooms

Baymont by Wyndham Fulton
2.5 out of 5
2205 Cardinal Dr, Fulton, MO
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The price is $64 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (444 reviews)

"This hotel was delightful. Breakfast was hot and tasty, the dining area was very clean. Rooms were clean and well-kept. Staff members were very kind and helpful. Overall, an amazing stay! Thank you!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2020

Baymont by Wyndham Fulton
Baymont by Wyndham Jefferson City
2.5 out of 5
319 W. Miller Street, Jefferson City, MO
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The price is $60 per night
3.7/5Good! (984 reviews)

"Covid sucks, no breakfast buffet due to Covid! Everything else was nice."…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Baymont by Wyndham Jefferson City
Best Western Plus Capital Inn
2.5 out of 5
1937 Christy Dr, Jefferson City, MO
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The price is $106 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (270 reviews)

"Room was very nice and the staff extremely friendly."…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2020

Best Western Plus Capital Inn
Best Western Plus Columbia Inn
2.5 out of 5
2904 Clark Lane, Columbia, MO
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The price is $79 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (898 reviews)

"Property was clean and nice. Lots of restaurants and shops nearby too. Keep an eye on stragglers coming off the highway- they do lock all doors but the front after certain hour so that’s good. Check in took 30 minutes with only one person in front of me due to new trainee who was actually nice. Was ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2020

Best Western Plus Columbia Inn
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Where Should We Stay in Columbia?

The destination of Columbia is a good option if you've been considering a getaway with the kids. The biking trails, entertainment, and festivals are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation destination for families. Take to the air and fly into Columbia, MO (COU-Columbia Regional), which is located 10.9 mi (17.5 km) from the city center. Columbia has 62 child-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you'll have a variety of options when you're deciding where to stay.

Vacationing families have positive things to say about these accommodations:

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbia Univ Area-Hwy 63: Offers an indoor pool, free parking, and free breakfast. Guests like the central location and breakfast options at this 2.5-star hotel.

Ramada by Wyndham Columbia - Features an outdoor pool, free parking, and free breakfast. The overall comfort and central location make this 2.5-star hotel popular with guests.

Days Inn by Wyndham Boonville - Offers an indoor pool, free parking, and free breakfast. Guests like the clean rooms and central location at this 2-star hotel.

Hampton Inn & Suites Columbia at University - Features an indoor pool, a restaurant, and free parking. The overall comfort and central location make this 2.5-star hotel popular with guests.

Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Columbia - Offers an outdoor pool, free parking, and free breakfast. Guests like the overall comfort and helpful staff at this 2-star hotel.

When Should We Visit Columbia?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use these tips to decide when to pack up the kids and head to Columbia.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 87°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and November, with an average temperature of 23°F
  • Driest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average rainfall of 2.38 inches
  • Rainiest months: May, April, June, and July, with an average rainfall of 4.58 inches

What Should We See and Do in Columbia?

While you and your family are visiting Columbia, you might want to check out some kid-friendly attractions such as Museum of Art and Archaeology, Daniel Boone Regional Library, and Faurot Field. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Museum of Anthropology and Mizzou Arena.

Columbia is also known for the:
  • Festivals
  • Live music
  • University life
  • Theater
  • Sports
  • Biking
  • Entertainment

Getting Around Columbia

To venture out into the surrounding area, ride aboard one of the trains from Jefferson City Station. Columbia might not have many public transit options so consider renting a car to explore more.

Frequently asked questions

What's Columbia like for family-friendly vacations?
If you’ve been thinking about a vacation with your kids, Columbia is a good choice. The biking trails, entertainment, and festivals are just some of the things that make this the perfect spot for family trips. Arrange a flight into Columbia, MO (COU-Columbia Regional), which is located 10.9 mi (17.5 km) from the center of Columbia.
What's the best place to stay for a family trip to Columbia?
Baymont by Wyndham Jefferson City is a hotel with free parking and free breakfast, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other good options for your kid-friendly vacation include Glenn Acres Farm, Fishing and Relaxing, a Place Everyone Loves! and La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Columbia.
How many family-friendly hotels can I expect to find in Columbia?
Expedia has 62 hotels in Columbia that are great for families.
What's the seasonal weather like in Columbia?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 74°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 35°F. Average annual rainfall for Columbia is 43 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Columbia?
While you are vacationing in Columbia, you and the family might want to see interesting spots such as Mizzou Arena and Columbia Mall. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Faurot Field and California Country Club.

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