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Columbia Hotel

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262 1/2 E. Main St., Ashland, OR 97520
Columbia Hotel
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Salem, Oregon
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

When we arrived after a long 4 hour drive, the nice lady at the front desk just gave us our room keys, and said we could pay the rest of the balance later. I think we looked like we needed to rest a little. That was very kind of her. The accommodations were excellent. The beds were comfortable. We had... More 

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inventure, Manager at Columbia Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of the Columbia Hotel. We are very glad to hear that you got the most out of our ideal downtown location, and that our desk staff was accommodating and attentive to your needs. We hope you will consider staying with us again in the near future! Warm regards, Lou H. Manager (541) 482-3726 More 

Seattle, WA
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister and I stayed here 2 nights in early April, and our experience was good enough for me to plan a return trip with my husband. We stayed in one of the smaller rooms, in the back on the alley. No, it's not fancy; yes, you have to walk a few yards to the shared bathroom; but for the... More 

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inventure, Manager at Columbia Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this review of your recent stay with us at the Columbia! We are very pleased to hear that you and your sister had such a wonderful trip, and that you took full advantage of our ideal location in the heart of Ashland's beautiful downtown. We are looking forward to having you with us again in... More 

Corvallis, Oregon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

The staff was helpful on my arrival when I had forgotten where they were located. She gave directions on the phone. Comfortable, but noise travels between hall and rooms, so not great for young children. Also, many stairs to keep in mind for those with accessibility issues. I love staying here on my own for a conference.

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inventure, Manager at Columbia Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Lynette, Thank you for your wonderful review of the Columbia Hotel. Our staff prides themselves on being friendly and helpful, so it's always nice when a guest acknowledges their hard work and dedication to their job! As I'm sure you discovered during your stay with us, we do have a rear staircase leading into the hotel from the parking... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

This was a 3-day girls' retreat for my 2 friends and me. They had stayed at the Columbia Hotel last year and loved it so had no hesitation in returning. They shared room 4, with 2 full beds and a lovely view of the street, and I had room 21, which was a smaller single with a not-so-nice view of... More 

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Gresham, Oregon
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 via mobile

We stayed with our two children. I wanted a place downtown, so we could visit Lithia park in the morning. I don't like chain hotels and was happy to be able to stay in such a charming place for the same price as a best western. Very comfortable beds, excellent staff, clean, thick towels, like at home. My son loved... More 

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Applegate, Oregon
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10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

The Columbia Hotel is a stone's throw from downtown Ashland theaters and restaurants, and is comfortable and fun - not your usual American hotel. It's old, but well-kept with a lot of charm and comfort. Think chenille bedspreads, locally made soap, fresh flowers and personal sink in each room. We had a shared bath down the hall which was fine... More 

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San Francisco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This hotel is a gem in downtown Ashland. The rooms are large and clean. The staff is very friendly. I would suggest getting a room with a bath, but even the shared baths were handy, clean and seemed to be available. The lobby is cozy. And we enjoyed the free Wi-Fi.

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I love this old hotel! Excellent value. Comfortable mattresses. Perfect size rooms - some are large, some smaller, some ensuite, some are shared bathrooms. Quiet, even when I have had a room overlooking the street. Every visit there I have enjoyed the large-enough-but-homey lobby - especially wonderful in winter. the antiquity The location could not be better. Let's see -... More 

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Portland, Oregon, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

In late October 2014, I spent 2 nights at the Columbia Hotel (double bed/courtyard with private bath), and enjoyed 2 plays at the OSF and a backstage tour! The last time I stayed at the Columbia was in college many years ago. At that time I got the European experience in the way of a shared bathroom, which wasn't bad... More 

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Cumberland Center, Maine
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

When travelling in Europe we love that every hotel at all price points have great mattresses and the Columbia, which describes itself as a European style hotel lives up to the promise. From its sumptuous rooms and fresh bouquets to the aforementioned comfy mattresses, our ensuite was a cozy home away from home in Ashland. Living room style lobby where... More 

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