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Super 8 by Wyndham Columbia SC / Ft. Jackson
2 out of 5
5321 Forest Dr, Columbia, SC
The price is $54 per night from Oct 24 to Oct 24
Situated in Columbia, this motel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Fort Jackson and 3 mi (4.9 km) from Hilton Field. Charlie W. Johnson Stadium and South Carolina Community ...
3.1/5 (588 reviews)
"Location near good eats. 12 min away from U.S.C. owner and his family are great people. Price was super especially compared to places that inflated prices during Family Weekend at the University."

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2021

Super 8 by Wyndham Columbia SC / Ft. Jackson
Motel 6 Columbia, SC - Fort Jackson Area
2 out of 5
7541 Nates Rd, Columbia, SC
Situated in Columbia, this motel is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Sesquicentennial State Park and 1.6 mi (2.5 km) from Columbia Place Mall. Polo Road Ball Park and Booker ...
3/5 (489 reviews)
"It was close by eateries."

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2021

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Motel 6 Columbia, SC - Fort Jackson Area
Rodeway Inn & Suites Fort Jackson
2 out of 5
494 Beltline Blvd, Columbia, SC
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The price is $69 per night from Oct 18 to Oct 18
Situated in Columbia, this motel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Williams Brice Stadium, Fort Jackson, and Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. Hilton Field is ...
2.7/5 (321 reviews)
"The price was appropriate for my budget. The rooms were small, but the its location and cleanliness were superior. It is located close to restaurants and shopping, and a few blocks from Devine street. I liked staff, cleanliness, and their support in fixing the internet connection and the malfunction ..."

Reviewed on May 6, 2021

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Days Inn by Wyndham Columbia
2 out of 5
1144 Bush River Rd, Columbia, SC
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The price is $48 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 23
Situated in the historical district, this motel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Three Rivers Greenway and 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. Lexington Medical ...
2.4/5 (975 reviews)
"M/A"

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2021

Days Inn by Wyndham Columbia
Super 8 by Wyndham Columbia
2 out of 5
5719 Fairfield Rd, Columbia, SC
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The price is $56 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 23
Situated in Columbia, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Booker T. Washington High School, Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary, and Auntie Karen Foundation. ...
1.9/5 (242 reviews)
"The place was excellent and the staff was nice."

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2021

Super 8 by Wyndham Columbia
Red Roof Inn Columbia West, SC
2 out of 5
10 Berryhill Rd, I-26 And St Andrews, Exit E #106, W, Columbia, SC
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The price is $70 per night from Oct 18 to Oct 18
Situated in Columbia, this motel is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Three Rivers Greenway and 3 mi (4.8 km) from South Carolina Law Enforcement Officers Hall of Fame. Lexington ...
2.7/5 (987 reviews)
"Pan handlers around"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2021

Red Roof Inn Columbia West, SC
Motel 6 Columbia, SC - West
2 out of 5
1776 Burning Tree Dr, Columbia, SC
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The price is $58 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 1
Situated in Columbia, this motel is 2.3 mi (3.6 km) from Three Rivers Greenway and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from South Carolina Law Enforcement Officers Hall of Fame. ...
2.7/5 (308 reviews)
A+
"Nice staff, clean rooma. Was very impresaed!"

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2021

Motel 6 Columbia, SC - West
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Columbia Airport
2 out of 5
110 Branch Rd, West Columbia, SC
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The price is $59 per night from Oct 24 to Oct 24
Situated near the airport, this motel is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Cayce Historical Museum and within 6 mi (10 km) of Three Rivers Greenway and Lexington Medical ...
2.9/5 (551 reviews)
"Very friendly Staff !!"

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2021

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Columbia Airport
Days Inn by Wyndham Lexington
2 out of 5
1015 South Lake Drive, Lexington, SC
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The price is $79 per night from Oct 30 to Oct 30
Situated in Lexington, this motel is 2.5 mi (4 km) from Lexington County Museum and 2.6 mi (4.3 km) from Village Square Theatre. Dreher Shoals Dam and Three ...
3.2/5 (239 reviews)
"Very quiet. Very convenient. Need more breakfast options. But still good"

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2021

Days Inn by Wyndham Lexington
Red Roof Inn Columbia East - Ft Jackson
2 out of 5
7431 Nates Road, Columbia, SC
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The price is $70 per night from Oct 18 to Oct 18
Located in the heart of Columbia, this motel is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Columbia Place Mall and 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Sesquicentennial State Park. Booker T. Washington ...
2.9/5 (957 reviews)
"Beds are uncomfortable."

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

Red Roof Inn Columbia East - Ft Jackson
Knights Inn Columbia
1.5 out of 5
1803 Bush River Rd, Columbia, SC
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The price is $45 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 1
Situated in Columbia, this motel is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Three Rivers Greenway and within 6 mi (10 km) of Lexington Medical Center and Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. ...
2.9/5 (411 reviews)
Kamini & Pinakin Patel, I Thank You So Much!!!
"Sometimes I get continued wonderful Service that I just have to stop and make sure their appreciation is said out loud. The 2 wonderful words, the 2 wonderful smiles, the 2 wonderful people are Kamini and Pinakin Patel!!! Their level of continued daily great service, attention to details and warm ..."

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2021

Knights Inn Columbia
Executive Inn
2 out of 5
1107 Harbor Drive, West Columbia, SC
The price is $54 per night from Oct 18 to Oct 18
Situated in West Columbia, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Lexington Medical Center and Three Rivers Greenway. Riverbanks Botanical Garden is 2.6 mi ...
3.1/5 (82 reviews)
Nice place for the price.
"Nice and quiet even tho it’s not far from the interstate. Check in was fast and easy and the room was clean and cozy."

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2020

Executive Inn
American Inn
2 out of 5
1337 Garner Lane, Columbia, SC
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The price is $62 per night from Oct 18 to Oct 18
Situated in Columbia, this motel is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Three Rivers Greenway and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. Earlewood Park and Lexington ...
3.1/5 (110 reviews)
"The staff was very friendly, rooms very clean smelt good, a pleasant experience."

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2021

American Inn
Days Inn by Wyndham Columbia NE Fort Jackson
2 out of 5
133 Plumbers Rd, Columbia, SC
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The price is $62 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 1
Situated in Columbia, this motel is 0.5 mi (0.7 km) from Booker T. Washington High School and within 6 mi (10 km) of Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary and ...
2.8/5 (216 reviews)
"Furniture needs cleaning or discarded. ChIts and sofa unkempt"

Reviewed on May 27, 2021

Days Inn by Wyndham Columbia NE Fort Jackson
Masters Inn Columbia I-26
2 out of 5
2125 Commerce Drive, Cayce, SC
The price is $65 per night from Oct 18 to Oct 18
Situated in Cayce, this motel is 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from Cayce Historical Museum and within 6 mi (10 km) of Lexington Medical Center and Carolina Stadium. Three ...
2.7/5 (406 reviews)
A dump..
"Two roaches, stench in the room, dirty, sketchy customers and my paid reservation was initially cancelled."

Reviewed on May 11, 2021

Masters Inn Columbia I-26
Americas Best Value Inn Ft. Jackson
2 out of 5
131 Veterans Road, Columbia, SC
The price is $76 per night from Nov 8 to Nov 8
Located in the heart of Columbia, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Columbia VA Health System and William Jennings Bryan Dorn Veterans Affairs Medical ...
2.7/5 (94 reviews)
"The place was amazing Cleanest bed and pillows are super comfy Friendly staff"

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2021

Americas Best Value Inn Ft. Jackson
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites
2 out of 5
1935 Airport Blvd, West Columbia, SC
Situated near the airport, this motel is 2 mi (3.2 km) from Cayce Historical Museum and within 6 mi (10 km) of West Columbia Riverwalk and Carolina Stadium. ...
3.5/5 Good! (25 reviews)
Great place to stay
"Wonderful accommodations."

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2016

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Econo Lodge Inn & Suites
America's Best Inn Columbia
1200 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC
Situated in Columbia, this motel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Three Rivers Greenway and 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. Lexington Medical Center and ...
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America's Best Inn Columbia
Super 8 by Wyndham West Columbia Airport
2 out of 5
650 Cherokee Lane, West Columbia, SC
Located in the heart of West Columbia, this motel is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Cayce Historical Museum and within 6 mi (10 km) of Lexington Medical Center and Three ...
2.2/5 (45 reviews)
Columbia, SC
"The room was OK, the carpets need to be updated or at least cleaned. The overall room needs attention. The toilet ran continuously, so the bathroom door had to be kept shut to get to sleep. I got locked out of my room for over an hour due to the lock sensor malfunction. The TV reception was fuzzy, ..."

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2017

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Super 8 by Wyndham West Columbia Airport
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Hilton Garden Inn Columbia/Harbison

Hilton Garden Inn Columbia/Harbison

3 out of 5
434 Columbiana Dr, Columbia, SC
The price is $107 per night from Oct 31 to Oct 31
4.5/5 Wonderful! (885 reviews)
"Clean, food available in restaurant in lobby"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2021

Hilton Garden Inn Columbia/Harbison
Baymont by Wyndham Columbia Northwest

Baymont by Wyndham Columbia Northwest

2.5 out of 5
347 Zimalcrest Drive, Columbia, SC
The price is $79 per night from Oct 18 to Oct 18
3.1/5 (1,181 reviews)
"LaShea at checkin desk very polite and so friendly and helpful! Very refreshing after a long drive and I know she also has a long day-:)."

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2021

Baymont by Wyndham Columbia Northwest
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Columbia, SC

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Columbia, SC

2.5 out of 5
220 E Exchange Blvd, Columbia, SC
The price is $76 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 1
3.5/5 Good! (984 reviews)
"Was too close to major rosd ways backed up traffic. Felt it was unsafe to cross street on foot. Was not able to get a rental car in advance due to military graduation in Fort Jackson. Had to use taxi service which was fantastic never got lost had front door srevice."

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2021

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Columbia, SC
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Columbia Motels for the Frugal Traveler

There are 30 affordable motels in Columbia among the more than 217 hotels and other accommodations. These less expensive accommodations can help you save some cash when compared with traditional hotels, which have more amenities but ones you may never use.

When you save on your room price, you can enjoy all that Columbia has to offer. Not-to-be-missed sights include South Carolina State House, Colonial Life Arena, and Fort Jackson.

Fun fact: In the U.S., motels became more commonplace after World War II with the appeal of road trip vacations, peaking in the 1960s with over 60,000 properties. When you stay at a motel property, you'll often have access to your room directly from the parking lot.

Below are a few of our customers' best-rated Columbia motels to choose from:

Red Roof Inn Columbia West, SC

  • Stay within a quick 5-minute drive of Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.
  • Enjoy access to the 24-hour front desk, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

Red Roof Inn Columbia East - Ft Jackson

  • Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities like a flat-screen TV.
  • It's located within a 10-minute drive of Fort Jackson and Township Auditorium.

Super 8 by Wyndham Columbia/Ft. Jackson SC

  • Enjoy access to the 24-hour front desk, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.
  • Stay within a quick 1-minute drive of Fort Jackson.

Motel 6 Columbia West

  • It's located within a quick 5-minute drive of Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.
  • An outdoor pool and free WiFi are available during your stay, along with room amenities like cable TV.

Quality Inn & Suites

  • Stay within a 20-minute drive of South Carolina State House and Colonial Life Arena.
  • Enjoy access to the spa tub, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.

What to Do in Columbia

As you explore the area, you can check out the well-known zoo and take time to enjoy the top-notch restaurants. People who've visited Columbia love its university life, shops, and theater scene.

Here are some popular places:

  • South Carolina State House
  • Colonial Life Arena
  • Fort Jackson

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Finlay Park
  • Columbia Canal and Riverfront Park
  • West Columbia Riverwalk

You'll find these family-friendly attractions:

  • Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
  • South Carolina State Fairgrounds
  • Frankie's Fun Park

Columbia is also known for its:

  • Sports
  • Live music
  • Flowers

Best Time to Visit Columbia

Decide when you'd like to visit Columbia by checking the seasonal weather details below:
  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 73° F and nighttime temperatures average 35° F
  • April-June: 92° F is the daytime average and 49° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 93° F and nighttime averages are around 61° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 81° F during the day and 35° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 45.39 inches in a year

How to Get to Columbia and Around the Area

Columbia Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Columbia, SC (CAE-Columbia Metropolitan) Airport 6.5 mi (10.5 km)
Columbia Station Train Station 0.8 mi (1.3 km)
Camden Station Train Station 28.8 mi (46.4 km)

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