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Best time to stay in Columbia

*Estimated average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices may vary.
OFF SEASON
December:
$101 avg/night*
HIGH SEASON
May:
$135 avg/night*

Featured Columbia Family Hotels

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Glenn Acres Farm, Fishing, Hiking, Relaxing, a Place Everyone Loves!
Glenn Acres Farm, Fishing, Hiking, Relaxing, a Place Everyone Loves!
Columbia, MO
5.0/5 (39 reviews)

House was perfect for us and we enjoyed our stay very much. Plan to do it again!

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2019
Wingate by Wyndham - Columbia
Wingate by Wyndham - Columbia
3.0 out of 5.0 3101 Wingate Ct, Columbia, MO
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (1,431 reviews)
$76/ night for 2 guests

Nice newer hotel but the walls are paper thin. Could hear everything from room next door .

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2019
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Columbia, MO
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Columbia, MO
2.5 out of 5.0 817 N Keene St, Columbia, MO
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (1,527 reviews)
$71/ night for 2 guests

Very convenient access for visiting Mizzou. Near shopping center plaza.

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2019
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbia Univ Area-Hwy 63
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbia Univ Area-Hwy 63
2.5 out of 5.0 1402 Cinnamon Hill Lane, Columbia, MO
Free Cancellation
4.6/5 (404 reviews)
$85/ night for 2 guests

Fresh and new! The property was clean and the staff were friendly and accommodating.

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2019
Ramada by Wyndham Columbia
Ramada by Wyndham Columbia
2.5 out of 5.0 901 Conley Rd, Columbia, MO
Free Cancellation
3.7/5 (1,621 reviews)
$50/ night for 2 guests

Have stayed here many times. It's not fancy, but it is clean, comfortable & the front desk staff are friendly & helpful (especially Courtney)!

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2019
Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Columbia
Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Columbia
2.0 out of 5.0 2601 S Providence Rd, Columbia, MO
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (723 reviews)
$105/ night for 2 guests

Friendly staff and a clean room. I have stayed here many times, it is a great place.

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2019
Best Western Plus Capital Inn
Best Western Plus Capital Inn
2.5 out of 5.0 1937 Christy Dr, Jefferson City, MO
Free Cancellation
4.6/5 (190 reviews)
$116/ night for 2 guests

We had some special needs, and the staff was very helpful

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2019
Hampton Inn Columbia
Hampton Inn Columbia
2.5 out of 5.0 3410 Clark Lane, Columbia, MO
Free Cancellation
4.6/5 (410 reviews)
$107/ night for 2 guests

Very clean. Friendly staff good breakfast. Tricky to locate without their excellent directions.

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2019
Days Inn by Wyndham Boonville
Days Inn by Wyndham Boonville
2.0 out of 5.0 2401 Pioneer St, Boonville, MO
Free Cancellation
3.5/5 (563 reviews)
$46/ night for 2 guests

The staff was very nice. Helped us with finding restaurant for dinner. It was a very pleasant stay

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2019
Baymont by Wyndham Jefferson City
Baymont by Wyndham Jefferson City
3.0 out of 5.0 319 W. Miller Street, Jefferson City, MO
Free Cancellation
3.7/5 (801 reviews)
$63/ night for 2 guests

Convenient to downtown. Ease of check in. Convenient parking.

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2019
Days Inn by Wyndham Columbia I-70
Days Inn by Wyndham Columbia I-70
2.0 out of 5.0 900 I 70 Dr Sw, Columbia, MO
Free Cancellation
2.6/5 (577 reviews)
$51/ night for 2 guests

This is my favorite place to stay in Columbia. This time I stayed towards the end of the complex, and it was a little inconvenient to navigate. It’s a really good price for a nice, clean room, and the staff is always excellent.

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2018
Quality Inn & Suites Jefferson City
Quality Inn & Suites Jefferson City
2.5 out of 5.0 1716 Jefferson St, Jefferson City, MO
Free Cancellation
3.9/5 (338 reviews)
$63/ night for 2 guests

It was adequate for the evening. Clean spacious rooms. Breakfast wasn’t amazing, but it was fine. Pool area was very clean. Polite and accommodating staff.

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2019
Candlewood Suites Columbia East
Candlewood Suites Columbia East
2.5 out of 5.0 1400 Creekwood Parkway, Columbia, MO
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (148 reviews)
$76/ night for 2 guests

We had a late check in and the clerk couldbt have been nicer. The room was very clean, comfortable and quiet.

Reviewed on Dec 26, 2018
Staybridge Suites Columbia
Staybridge Suites Columbia
3.0 out of 5.0 805 Keene Street, Columbia, MO
4.2/5 (371 reviews)
$79/ night for 2 guests

Construction going on really sucked couldn’t sleep

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2019
La Quinta Inn & Suites Columbia
La Quinta Inn & Suites Columbia
2.5 out of 5.0 2500 I 70 Dr Sw, Columbia, MO
Free Cancellation
3.8/5 (953 reviews)
$59/ night for 2 guests

Staff was very professional. Rooms were adequate, and clean. Would have liked to have had a mini fridge

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2019
Holiday Inn Columbia East
Holiday Inn Columbia East
3.0 out of 5.0 915 Port Way, Columbia, MO
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (450 reviews)
$92/ night for 2 guests

Happy w/ our stay. Close to I-70 but couldn’t hear any traffic noise, which was very nice.

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2019
Red Roof Inn Columbia MO
Red Roof Inn Columbia MO
2.0 out of 5.0 201 E Texas Ave, Columbia, MO
Free Cancellation
2.8/5 (778 reviews)
$46/ night for 2 guests

Very easy to work with the owners. The room was clean.

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2019
Courtyard by Marriott Columbia Missouri
Courtyard by Marriott Columbia Missouri
3.0 out of 5.0 3301 LeMone Industrial Blvd, Columbia, MO
4.3/5 (279 reviews)
$95/ night for 2 guests

On the holiday, we had the place to ourselves. It was very cozy. The people who worked the holiday did so with good attitudes.

Reviewed on Dec 26, 2018
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Recently booked Family Hotels in Columbia

Staybridge Suites Columbia
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Holiday Inn Executive Center-Columbia Mall
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Wingate by Wyndham - Columbia
3.0 out of 5.0
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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbia Univ Area-Hwy 63
2.5 out of 5.0
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Extended Stay America Columbia - Stadium Boulevard
2.5 out of 5.0
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Best Western Plus Columbia Inn
2.5 out of 5.0
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Americas Best Value Inn Jefferson City
2.0 out of 5.0
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Best Western Teal Lake Inn
2.5 out of 5.0
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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.