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Columbus Marriott

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   800 Front Avenue, Columbus, GA 31901-2749
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bryan, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My family and I stayed at the Columbus Marriott while visiting my Infantry Soldier-in-Training brother (who is at boot camp) for family weekend. We had 2 rooms on the 5th floor overlooking the front parking lot. The rooms were conjoining, which was really nice. I was able to hear the trains pass by on occasion, but it wasn't constant and... More

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New Delhi, India
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at Columbus Marriott due to two reasons, one it is was close to my work place and secondly it is very close to famous River Walk which is the best thing to do while in Columbus. Additionally the hotel is located in area which has lot of restaurant and clubs around at walking distance. Although the hotel is... More

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Ann O, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Marriott, responded to this review

Please come again soon to enjoy our wonderful Downtown "RiverWalk" - located right across the Street from our Hotel and we assure you, something new will have been added as Columbus continues to open exciting venues in our Downtown area! More

Savannah, Georgia, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome place and soooo close to all the places downtown and also the river walk and the convention center. But, beware the train that runs right down the side do the hotel during the night and in the wee hours of the morning. Better to ask for a room in the other side of the hotel cuz it does not... More

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Ann O, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Marriott, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting with us at our "Historic Marriott Hotel" recently! We are located in the center of the downtown area surrounded by Columbus State University Classroom Buildings, our Chattahoochee RiverWalk and many exciting venues and special event sites! We do have a Train that runs along one side of our building and right across the Street crossing the... More

St. Louis
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Marriott Downtown is my first choice when traveling to Fort Benning. It is an old industrial building that they renovated into a hotel. The location is perfect. It is close enough to post without all the distractions. There are plenty of great restaurants within walking distance. There is also a few college bars within walking distance. Nice place!

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Ann O, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Marriott, responded to this review

Our Columbus RiverWalk is beautiful and we are so glad you enjoyed our downtown venues and special attractions! With have the CSU University locations downtown - yes, we do have a number of "College Entertainment Areas" and our downtown is busy "year round"! More

Washington Dc, District Of Columbia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As the only (and probably best) higher-end hotel in Downtown Columbus, the Marriott has an enviable location: right near the river walk and downtown restaurants, and still only about 20 minutes away from Ft. Benning. That said, they could stand to update the guest rooms, which have dingy walls and tired furniture. The housekeeper only left us one hand towel... More

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Ann O, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Marriott, responded to this review

Our "Historic Marriott Hotel" originates from the 1800's as one side of our Hotel is called the "Mill Side" with the original brick and high beam ceiling décor! Our Six Floor "Tower Side" of the Hotel are modern rooms with newly renovated furnishings and décor! Please let us know the next time you plan a trip to Columbus, Georgia and... More

Chicago
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the "old" section of the hotel facing the infamous train tracks. The room was great. It was clean, well appointed, and plenty large. The exposed beams, old brick walls and decor made it something different from the usual hotel room. The only minor ding could be the TV was on the small side. The lobby was very... More

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Ann O, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Marriott, responded to this review

Our Columbus Marriott Staff "thank you" for your feedback and we were honored to have you with us recently! To provide genuine, hospitable service from each employee, in every area of our Hotel - is our mission for each and every guest to enjoy. We look forward to your return and our downtown special events and delicious venues continue to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are planning an event in Columbus, I would totally recommend getting in touch with Kristie. She and the staff of the Marriott worked long and hard with several of our committee members over the span of about 6 months for our 30th class reunion. They paid great attention to the details and even threw in a few extra's... More

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Ann O, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Marriott, responded to this review

Kristie is our "Catering Sales Manager" and she is certainly motivated to always provide excellent leadership for her "Catering/Special Event Marriott Team" - no matter how large or how small the Event may be!! Her energy is "contagious" and her Team takes every step to make sure you have "wonderful memories" to always treasure! More

SE USA
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
30 hotel reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location great for wanting to be near the river walk and also Broadway where all the bars and restaurants are. Everything is within walking distance. We were here for a 2 night weekend stay. Hotel was very crowded because of several events (Triathlon, a big wedding and also a large class reunion) Kind of awkward at times because the reunion... More

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Ann O, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Marriott, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback on your recent visit with us and we would certainly look forward to your next visit with us as well as we look forward to upgrading you and your guests upon availability for your enjoyment! As we are located across from the downtown Chattahoochee River Venues, we always have exciting events taking place for our... More

Oxford, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
54 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great staff, but when all's said and done... a Marriott is a Marriott is a Marriott. The decor was really rather unexciting, but the bed was as comfortable as in every other Marriott, which of course is what you should expect.

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Ann O, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Marriott, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing our "Historic Marriott Hotel" with the location of choice for those who enjoy our beautiful downtown "RiverWalk" on the Chattahoochee River! We are so excited about the addition of "White Water Rafting" within walking distance to our downtown Hotel, in addition to many new venues and Restaurants as well. We are so glad you enjoyed a... More

London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Having just returned from a 4 day stay in Columbus Georgia I have to mention the Columbus Marriott as surely having the nicest, friendliest staff of any hotel I have stayed in anywhere from the Doorman to the Counter staff to the people in the restaurant and the Concierge room. I particularly have to mention Sean, Alexis and Paula as... More

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Ann O, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Marriott, responded to this review

Sean, Alexis and Paula are thrilled you have listed their names in your wonderful review of our "Historic Columbus Marriott"! We are certainly honored to have Staff Members who take great pride in providing "the very best of service" to each and every "Marriott Guest"! We look forward to your return upon visiting Columbus, Georgia again and we promise to... More

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Address: 800 Front Avenue, Columbus, GA 31901-2749
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Location: United States > Georgia > Columbus
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Columbus Marriott 3.5*
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Columbus Georgia's Premier Hotel. Conveniently near Columbus State University, RiverCenter for the Performing Arts, Springer Opera House, Coca Cola Space Science Center, the beautiful Riverwalk and in the heartbeat of Columbus' entertainment district. If the walls could talk..the Historic Columbus Marriott's walls could tell a colorful history. The 177-room hotel is built around a restored cotton mill that began operations in 1861. The original brick was refurbished and converted into Columbus' convention hotel being directly across from the Trade Center. Now a national landmark, the hotel houses 2 two-story suites with loft bedrooms, 5 meeting rooms, the Grist Mill Coffee Shop and Houlihan's restaurant. The hotel is home to busy business travelers who enjoy first-class accommodations within a distinctive setting. With an unwavering commitment to providing excellent service, our talented staff continually strives to exceed your highest expectations with the very best in Southern Hospitality. Our exceptional service, beautifully appointed rooms, public areas and prime location have made the Marriott, Columbus' premier Hotel. ... more   less 
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