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SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have been four times here in the last few years and it is Always good to come back and stay in this hotel. Rooms are clean, breakfast is good and staff very friendly, helpful and professional. I like ti much

Thank Villa S
BilyanaFranks, General Manager at SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista, responded to this review

Dear Villa S, We enjoy each time you stay with us! Thank you for the loyalty you have shown, and it is great to read why you continue to visit our hotel. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Your Springhill Suites Team

Oxford, Alabama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lot of pride and dedication to excellence in this establishment as evident by a friendly staff, always clean facility, and great accommodations. Mrs BJ prepares delicious breakfast!!!! The rooms are very spacious and setup for comfort & business. Only one pick...the pillows are horrible. Your head sinks in them. You have to fold them and try to build a...

Thank Tim Y
BilyanaFranks, General Manager at SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista, responded to this review

Dear Tim Y, WOW! We really appreciate the wonderful review from you, and are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Your review absolutely made our day! I read this to our whole team during our morning meeting and they just beamed with pride and BJ received special recognition! Thank you so much for your kind and generous comments....

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two adults and teen daughter stayed here in December for a post-Christmas college tour. Lady at check-in was super nice and even told us the regular rate was cheaper than the government rate so we switched the rate. We are platinum elite but that doesn't give you much at a SHS but we did opt for the extra points instead...

Thank mydayjob
BilyanaFranks, General Manager at SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista, responded to this review

Dear mydayjob, Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful review with our USC Families and Friends! We are so happy you enjoyed our friendly, clean hotel and great restaurants and shops in the Vista area during your college tour. We hope for many more visits to our beautiful campus and you can count on the Springhill Suites in the...

Joppa, Maryland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this location for the Christmas holiday. We had oldest come with his family and we travelled with two sister-in-laws to total ten people for 4 days. We had a great time. All of the staff was very pleasant and helpful. We were treated like family. And not the family that gets on everybody's nerves. We enjoyed this beautiful...

Thank seasonedtraveler1965
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly staff. Unique in so far as it has a full bar in the lobby and close enough to walk to restaurants. Very close the zoo and botanical gardens (5 min drive) which was the purpose of our trip. Only minor down side was the layout of bathroom. Shower and toilet were in two separate rooms with sliding doors. Probably...

Thank lindy640
Princeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 1 night on our way up to NJ, in order to go visit the local Zoo. Checked the reviews and decided to book. Got in late at night, seemed like a nice place and the gentleman at checkin was friendly and polite. Reserved a King room at checkin.... when we got to the room, found that we...

Thank aeromaks
SpringHillColaSC, Manager at SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We want to apologize for you not enjoying your stay because of the fire alarm. This was a rare occurrence that was out of our control. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay and the zoo. Thank you for staying with us and we hope to see...

Canton, Georgia
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We stayed at Springhill Suites in Columbia to attend the U of SC graduation ceremonies. The hotel was clean and comfortable. The staff was very helpful and accommodating with all of our needs. The staff in the mornings putting out the delicious buffet were also amazing. I would recommend this hotel to anyone visiting the area.

Thank rnelligan
BilyanaFranks, General Manager at SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista, responded to this review

Dear rnelligan, We truly are so honored to be a part of your special day, and we look forward to USC graduation every year! Thank you for recognizing our team for their passion to serve, clean and comfortable hotel. All the best to your new grad and family! Bilyana and the Springhill Suites Crew

Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

I have stayed at several Marriott hotels all over the USA but the Charesse W and Reggie C at the front desk customer service was wonderful. The management staff with Crystal Benjamin and sales manager Brittany Benjamin was extremely friendly and helpful with several questions pertaining to their hotel. I will definitely be back soon and will refer this hotel...

Thank EBerry007
BilyanaFranks, General Manager at SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista, responded to this review

Dear Eric Berry, Wow! You have humbled us, and made the team's day with your kind and generous feedback! It means so much to us to serve our road warriors and help make life on the road great! Not to mention, make a little room for fun! You can count on us to continue making your visits to Columbia productive...

Anywhere, USA
Reviewed 12 December 2016

This hotel is located in the up and coming Vista area of Columbia, near the river. The place was a perfect base camp. The rooms are suites, so there is a microwave and small dorm-sized fridge in each, along with a sitting area and desk. The beds are very comfortable,with a nice winter-weight duvet providing just enough coverage for the...

Thank TwigsInOmaha
BilyanaFranks, General Manager at SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista, responded to this review

TwigsInOmaha, We love your tag line! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience at the hotel and in the Vista area. Thank you for giving us your feedback and thank you for spending your time with us. We know there are many places you can choose from in our area, and we appreciate your patronage. It is also great...

Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 10 December 2016

I was so impressed with this hotel when we arrived. The room is clean, the staff friendly, and the location is convenient. We were saying how we'd love to stay again. Unfortunately, that won't happen. We returned for the evening around 8 pm and are feeling the beat (literally) from a party four floors down. We are here for a...

Thank Htb352
SpringHillColaSC, General Manager at SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista, responded to this review

Dear Htb352, Thank you so much for your valuable feedback! I am glad you enjoyed the area and found the location very convenient our staff and property very impressive. I want to apologize for the concerns you had during your visit. It is our job to provide you with an exceptional stay from Check-in to Check out, and I know...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista

Address: 511 Lady St, Columbia, SC 29201-3015 (Formerly SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown)
Region: United States > South Carolina > Columbia
Price Range: ₹ 10,510 - ₹ 16,515 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista 3*
Number of rooms: 132
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Springhill Suites Columbia Downtown Hotel Columbia
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#7 Business Hotel in Columbia
#23 Family Hotel in Columbia
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“all rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles carloz404, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you have children, ask for 2nd floor rooms 228-239- there are no rooms below you”
 of 5 bubbles seasonedtraveler1965, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“A bargain in the Vista”
 of 5 bubbles TwigsInOmaha, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms near the end of the wing are right by the parking lot through a side hotel door.”
 of 5 bubbles Bearman1, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I like street side because no parking lot lights, also top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Lars05, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
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