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yonkers
Reviewed 4 March 2015

3rd time staying here since my daughter goes to USC. Rooms clean, Staff friendly. What you would expect for the price. 2 problems stick out. No Towels by the pool 6p on a saturday. same in the morning. We tried Dinner at the Resturaunt but couldn't wait any more to be seated. Breakfast on the other hand couldn't be better.

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Cola SC M, Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear kathyrich, Thank you for staying with us here at the Columbia Marriott. Thank you for the feedback regarding our pool and hot tub area, we will ensure this is better tended too moving forward. I know you stayed with us over Valentine's Day weekend and I am very sorry we were not able to find you a table in...

Florence, South Carolina
Reviewed 3 March 2015

I arrived for check-in at 10:30 pm and was met by a very friendly and pleasant lady who took care of everything very quickly. A comment was made that her shift was about over but you would have thought she had just started her day as energetic and smiling as she was. I had a room with 2 queen beds....

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Cola SC M, Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Botzworth, Thank you for all the kind words about our property and our brilliant staff. I hope your meeting was a huge success and I am so glad to hear you enjoyed the delicious food. We hope you return to Columbia and stay here with us at The Columbia Marriott in the future, should you return I just wanted...

South Carolina
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Spent Vantine's weekend at the Columbia Marriott. The front desk staff was very friendly. There was a mixup with our room regarding the bed situation(did not get the doubles I requested and had even called to confirm again a few days befor check-in). We had four people, so one queen bed was certainly not going to work! They said it...

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Cola SC M, Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear LifeofRiley00, Thank you for your recent visit here to the Columbia Marriott. We appreciate your feedback as we use it to improve our guest service for each and every guest. I wanted to let you know in case we didn't inform you upon check in, that we are a 5 block walk from an area called the Vista, where...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 17 February 2015

I stayed here one night for business but had a very pleasant experience. The staff was extremely very friendly and helpful, and when we checked in asked about our departure palns and helped book a taxi for our early departure. The next morning when I asked the receptionist about our reservations, she immediately called for another taxi as she realized...

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Cola SC M, Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear DAP Jr112, It is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay here at the Columbia Marriott. We pride ourselves on customer service and work nonstop on keeping our guests as well as our staff well taken care of. I am very happy to hear that another one of our hotels in the family took great care of you...

Vero Beach, Florida
Reviewed 17 February 2015

From my first phone call to their group sales department to our departure, the Columbia Marriott was amazing. Check-in for 80 people was flawless, the rooms were clean and comfortable (not to mention ready early!), our three banquet meals were delicious, and our two charter buses could park right out front. The location was perfect for our group, easy access...

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Cola SC M, Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Paige V, Thank you very much for all of your observations during your stay here at the Columbia Marriott. I am happy to hear that your conference was flawless and our amazing staff took great care of you. I will be sure to share your feedback with my entire management team as well as the hourly staff who made...

McKinney, Texas
Reviewed 10 February 2015

Nice, clean, safe place to stay. Great staff, nice rooms, good food and everyone is very friendly. The bar is excellent, with qualified bartenders and staff. Make sure to ask for Jules, he is the man!

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Cola SC M, Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Justin M, Thank you for staying with us here at the Columbia Marriott. We appreciate the kind words about our property as well as our staff. I am glad you were able to experience the southern style food and drinks in our lobby bar Rocks at Midlands' and I will be sure to share your feedback with Jules, he...

Austin, Texas, United States
Reviewed 6 February 2015

The hotel is very nice, the staff is extremely friendly, but this stay of 5 nights I had room service three times and three times they either forgot part of my order or gave me the wrong food. The only other slight irritation was the bathroom was small. Recommendation, stay, eat in the restaurant, but if you order room service...

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Cola SC M, Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Michelle J, Thank you for choosing to stay with us here at the Marriott during your time in Columbia. We appreciate your feedback so we may use it for training opportunities among our staff. I have reached out to the Food and Beverage Management team and we are addressing your issues very seriously. This is not the norm for...

Salem, VA
Reviewed 17 January 2015

Rooms are on the small side but ample and very clean. Bed was very comfortable. Bathroom, while small, was clean and fully functional. Get the room service for breakfast. Worth the price. Note: the tip is include in the delivery slip. WiFi was slow and cumbersome. Fee for faster service was typical Marriott. Staff, across the board, was exceptional with...

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Cola SC M, Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear SnowAvoiderSalem_VA, I'm happy to hear your visit here to the Columbia Marriott was a positive experience. Thank you for the kind words about our staff, they are truly our greatest asset. It sounds like you had an opportunity to experience our revitalized Main Street and all of the cool shops and markets it has to offer. The farmers market...

Reviewed 12 January 2015

All around great staff! Whether it be Travis, Jules, logan, Nicole, or Amanda I feel welcomed and at home. If I lived in town this would be my regular bar. Rooms are comfortable and the location can't be beat, convenient to everything in town.

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Cola SC M, Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Peter P, So glad to hear you enjoyed your time here at the Columbia Marriott. Our bar staff in Rocks at Midlands' is truly second to none, it's exciting that you were able to experience this first hand. Hopefully next time you visit you will have an opportunity to try our southern style restaurant Midlands' and some of the...

Ellicott City, MD
Reviewed 9 January 2015

Great location- we walked down main street to some great stores and restaurants and walked to the vista as well! We used meter marking on the one weekday we were there- then it was free on weekends, so no expensive parking! Great military discount and large room! We were here on our anniversary and everyone told us congratulations and we...

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Cola SC M, Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Caitlin M, Thank you so much for the kind words about our brilliant staff and your stay here at the Columbia Marriott. We look forward to being your go to hotel while here in the Columbia area. I am so glad you were able to experience Main Street and some of its great offerings. Also, you should know for...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Midlands
Midlands
Cuisines: American
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Visit the Columbia Marriott hotel, located in the vibrant downtown Columbia area near the University of South Carolina. Our hotel offers some of the finest accommodations in Columbia, SC. To meet our guests' needs, the Columbia Marriott hotel has remodeled guest rooms, the lobby, meeting space, and the restaurant and bar. Stay with us and you'll enjoy generous amenities such as pillow-top mattresses, 42" flat panel televisions and wireless Internet access for plenty of entertainment. The 28,000 square feet of space makes our downtown hotel a favorite choice for businesses and social functions in Columbia, SC. Just minutes from popular destinations, including Columbia Museum of Art, Riverbanks Zoo, the state capitol, Colonial Life Arena and Williams Brice Stadium, our downtown hotel is close to popular attractions. Guests are welcome to take advantage of our indoor pool and on-site fitness center. Reserve a room today. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Columbia Marriott

Address: 1200 Hampton St, Columbia, SC 29201-2826
Region: United States > South Carolina > Columbia
Price Range: ₹ 9,967 - ₹ 20,889 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Columbia Marriott 3.5*
Number of rooms: 300
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Also Known As:
Columbia Marriott Hotel Columbia
Marriott Columbia
Hotel Style:
#15 Family Hotel in Columbia
#16 Romantic Hotel in Columbia
#21 Business Hotel in Columbia
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“Avoid 2nd floor due to you can hear dining and functions downstairs as well as being the same level as parking garage.”
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