Top Columbia Accommodations
If you have grand plans for getting to know Columbia, you'll want to be close to all the action. Luckily, there are 19 accommodation options which you can temporarily call home within 3 miles of its center.
The Sheraton Columbia Downtown Hotel and the Hilton Columbia Center should be two of the first places to explore if you'd love to stay downtown. The Hampton Inn Columbia-Downtown Historic District and the Columbia Marriott are two more fantastic options.
If you're eager to set yourself up in West Columbia, an area found a short 1 mile from central Columbia, it's a good idea to book without delay. The only accommodation option here is the Holiday Inn & Suites Columbia-Airport.
The University of South Carolina and South Carolina State House are popular Columbia, attractions, and many visitors choose to stay nearby. The Inn at Claussen's and the Staybridge Suites Columbia are close to the University of South Carolina, while the Inn at USC Wyndham Garden Columbia and the Courtyard by Marriott Columbia Downtown at USC are near South Carolina State House.
Allen University is a celebrated place of learning, and through the years its pupils have helped build this nation into what it is today. If you get excited over these kinds of spots, you will be happy to know that you can stay at a few nearby hotels, the SpringHill Suites by Marriott Columbia Downtown/The Vista and Carolina University Inn. Devote a day to art and culture at Columbia Museum of Art, a popular art museum in the area. Securing a hotel room at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Columbia - Downtown and Budget Inn Express-columbia are your best options if you want to be close to this attraction.
Those traveling on a budget will be happy to discover that there's a solid selection of more affordable hotels in the vicinity of Columbia. A couple of good options are the Comfort Inn & Suites and the Candlewood Suites, Columbia/Ft. Jackson. The Comfort Inn Blythewood and the Econo Lodge Inn & Suites are two alternative cheaper places well worth looking into.
If you are on the lookout for additional accommodation options, the Embassy Suites Columbia - Greystone and the Homewood Suites by Hilton Columbia are 2 miles and 3 miles from the city center of Columbia. Jetsetters looking for something more can look into the Residence Inn by Marriott Columbia Northwest/Harbison and the TownePlace Suites by Marriott Columbia Southeast/Ft Jackson, 10 miles and 5 miles away.
Attractions and Hotels Near Columbia
The wider South Carolina Midlands region is worth visiting also. South Carolina Midlands is known for rolling hills. Commonly visited South Carolina Midlands visitor draws are historic mansions and gardens. In this part of United States of America, visitors might also try their hand at hiking, zip-lining and horse riding.
Blythewood and Lugoff are a couple more places to explore in South Carolina Midlands. Blythewood is 14 miles to the north of Columbia, while Lugoff is 25 miles to the northeast. Accommodations in Blythewood include the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Blythewood and Days Inn North Columbia Ft. Jackson. The Days Inn Lugoff and Camden West Inn & Suites are among the hotels in Lugoff.
How to Get to Columbia
Columbia Metropolitan Airport is situated 7 miles from Columbia. Travelers who want to stay nearby can easily book a night at the Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Columbia Airport or the Rodeway Inn Airport.