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Columbia Marriott

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Vienna, Virginia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Perfect location for a business conference. Plenty of good restaurants close at hand, excellent facilities, courteous staff. My one piece of advice would be for the front-desk staff to be better informed about the conferences being held at their hotel.

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College Station, Texas
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel would be great if you only stayed on the bottom floor. Conference and ballrooms are very nice. Once you scratch the surface, however, you realize how displeasing this hotel really is. The $14 breakfast buffet is hardly better than a standard free continental breakfast at a two star hotel. The rooms are so small you can't walk past...

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Danielle B, Front Office Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear ErinElizabeth2, While we appreciate your kind comments about our ballrooms, we regret to hear that our guest rooms were not to your satisfaction. Even though we do not have control over the actual size of our rooms, we are making plans for a rooms renovation in the future that should help to open up space and provide more comfort....

Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hotel is accessible from the street and staff are very friendly and helpful. Breakfast is excellent. Bar is OK--typical--expensive but not badly so. Valet parking is costly but parking on one's own is quite reasonable and the garage is connected by a walk-bridge to the hotel.

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Augusta.
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel is dated and the rooms show it's age. I stayed with a friend for a military ball on site at the hotel. The room was tiny and dated. I bought a sprite at the bar and I was charged 11.50 by the bartender, outrageous and the the overpriced breakfast was also terrible. I won't ever stay there again.

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Danielle B, Front Office Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Tricia M, My staff and I are disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your recent stay with us. We have shared your feedback with our food and beverage departments to address the issue of the cash bar prices and the breakfast buffet. We are making plans for a rooms renovation sometime soon and hope that you choose...

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

This property is typical of full-service Marriotts; clean, modern, a beautiful lobby and updated rooms. A large and well-run pool and gym, and bar and restaurant. The staff was incredible. We were only in town for a short period and the staff, most especially Nicole at the front desk, answered our many questions and found us the perfect room. 4...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at this Marriott many times over the last five years and have always had great service and experiences. We were significantly disappointed this time around. I had booked our room over 9 months ago for our stay over graduation weekend. I had requested two beds because we were traveling w/family. When we arrived, we were told the...

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Danielle B, Front Office Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear beachiemom, We know that graduation is an exciting time for everyone and that many parents book their reservations far in advance to prepare for the celebration. We apologize that we were not able to accommodate your requests, as rooms with two doubles were in high demand. Your comments regarding your service and rollaway beds will be shared with the...

Warwickshire, UK
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Hotel located close to the state house and also the majority of bars and restaurants. Very clean and well run hotel although the speed of bar service and breakfast could be improved. Quality of breakfast however good

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Province of Perugia, Italy
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at this hotel as part of a package to The Masters Golf Tournament. The staff were excellent and very helpful. The room was very clean and spacious. The bathroom was rather small and had no window or extractor. As we arrived back very late from the tournament, we chose to eat in the hotel restaurant....

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Danielle B, Front Office Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear MaryVCasaLiliana, Thank you for reviewing your recent stay with us. The Masters are such an exciting time and we love catering to our guests here for the special event. We apologize for your disappointing meal one evening, but are glad our restaurant was able to redeem themselves. In addition we thank you for your kind comment about our staff,...

Harlem, Georgia
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I stayed Apr 5 through Apr 9. I cannot call out names of people who were AMAZING because I would undoubtedly leave someone out and that wouldn't do them justice. EVERY member of staff was so friendly, caring, and helpful. I felt at home and comfortable. My room was comfortable and roomy, the bed made me not want to get...

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Greer, South Carolina
Reviewed 8 April 2017

From booking using their website till checkout everything was very good! Parking garage is convenient with a enclosed catwalk to the hotel ( they do charge to use it). The King room was nice in size and comfort. The bed was very comfortable. All staff members were friendly and professional. I used in room dining and it was very good...

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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
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Visit Columbia Marriott, a top choice among hotels in Columbia, SC and a 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, lobby, meeting space, and 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. Our 28,000 square feet of space makes our Columbia, SC hotel a favorite choice for businesses and social functions in Columbia. Just minutes from popular destinations, including Columbia Museum of Art, Riverbanks Zoo, the state capitol, Colonial Life Arena, and Williams Brice Stadium, Columbia Marriott is close to many 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: RM671 - RM1,423 (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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“Top floors are best. I am Marriott Gold so I had free wifi others have to decide if they wish to pay.”
thomasn810, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Pick a room on a higher floor to avoid street noise although to be fair roads generally quiet”
BasherWarwickshire, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Trust the front desk, let them know what you are looking for and they will get you set up.”
shaybell22, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rm 7000 is close to the elevators but insulated from all noise and offers a nice view of downtown”
jonellp2017, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The hotel is located on a busy street. Ask for a room high and near the back.”
Z1694VQmaryb, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
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