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Columbia Marriott

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1200 Hampton Street, Columbia, SC 29201
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Ranked #18 of 92 hotels in Columbia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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Greenville, South Carolina
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I frequently travel to Columbia, SC for business meetings. The Columbia Marriott is the hotel where I try to stay. Excellent service, great location for proximity to good restaurants within a few blocks of the hotel, with friendly and courteous staff that make you feel welcome from check in to check out. Give the Marriott Hotel Columbia a chance during... More

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Tarpon Springs, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stay in this Hotel about 7 times per year on business. The front desk staff is always good. Today i was met at the front desk by Chynna and Chris. My check in was quick and they were very courteous in every way. They always make me feel very welcome. The food is very good, the rooms are nice... More

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JoelDarrGM1200, General Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Elias F, My team and I very much appreciate you taking the time our of your day to post such a nice review on TripAdvisor. I am thrilled that the team continues to show you Brilliant service. I will be sure to recognize Chynna and Christian, they are true stars. We all value your business and look forward to... More

new york
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whenever I come to the columbia area, this is my hotel of choice!! The staff is always friendly and accommodating, and the breakfast is a favorite, the omelets are awesome!! They opened a new shop featuring local artisans, also a plus!! On Saturdays they are down the block from the farmers market, a must go to, the vendors are great!!... More

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JoelDarrGM1200, General Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear lili58, Thank you for taking the time to post such nice comments about the Columbia Marriott with the TripAdvisor community. We are delighted that your stay with the Columbia Marriott was enjoyable. I am so pleased to read that you experienced Brilliant Service and found the hotel be excellent. My team and I appreciate you choosing to stay with... More

Jacksonville, Florida
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81 reviews 81 reviews
34 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From check in to check out you get the royal treatment. Fantastic location in the middle of town. Great facilities for the business traveler and the best concierge lounge I've been in yet. Rates are very good, but they do charge for parking. Even so, can not beat the price or location. Staff was friendly and helpful. The room was... More

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JoelDarrGM1200, General Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear MikeTretick, Thank you for taking the time to complete your wonderful review of the Marriott Columbia. We are delighted that your stay with us was so enjoyable. I am so pleased to read that you experienced Brilliant Service and found the hotel be excellent. I noticed that you are a TripAdvisor Top Contributor and have significant travel history, your... More

Hamilton, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

LOVED this hotel the second we walked in! The lobby is incredible with massive vaulted ceilings and beautiful sitting areas. You're right downtown Columbia so you can literally walk out the door, look to the left and see the State Building. Lots to see and do with this Marriott as your base. We arrived on a Friday night and were... More

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JoelDarrGM1200, General Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Glenroadmomma, Thank you so much for taking the time to share such a excellent review of the Marriot Columbia. We are very fortunate to be located so well and to have such a great staff. So sorry about the Garage Rooftop pool construction. I am happy to say that is now complete. Please note, this pool is not part... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed here on previous visits to Columbia, the staff is always friendly and the rooms are always nice, clean and comfortable. You're really in walking distance to all of the local dining areas and bars if that is what you choose to do. When I go back, this is where I will continue to stay.

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JoelDarrGM1200, General Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Robert J, Thank you very much for taking the timer out of your travel schedule to share such nice feedback about your recent visit with us at the Marriott Columbia S.C. My team and I appreciate you choosing to stay with us and look forward to a quick return. Thank you again and I wish you safe and exciting... More

Austin, Texas
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a basic, somewhat dated Marriott Hotel. The concierge lounge is pretty basic as to furniture and the food is what you'd get for breakfast at a Hilton Garden Inn or equivalent. Location is good.

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

Dear Wayne T, Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback and sharing your experience with the Columbia Marriott. We take great pride in ensuring our guest’s satisfaction. Unfortunately, we did not meet your expectations. We follow all the Marriott brand standards in the areas you have mentioned. Our goal is to address your concerns so that we... More

Norfolk, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The customer service persons at the front desk were the friendliest of any hotel I have ever been to. I called to advise we would be late and with Tamika's sense of humor, we had to meet her in person when we arrived. The staff made the stay fun and personal. I have never been treated like this at any... More

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JoelDarrGM1200, General Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear ChaplainRuss, Thank you very much for sharing such nice comments about the Marriott and our Brilliant service. I am sorry we got caught a bit unprepared on your first night, I believe the adjustments we made for the remainder of the week were successful. My team and I appreciate you choosing to stay with us and hope to welcome... More

Columbus, Ohio
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

From our original contact with this hotel to the last day of our convention everything was outstanding. The customer service from the front door to restaurant to banquets is nothing short of phenomenal. As a meeting planner for my organization it was so refreshing to deal with a TEAM of people who all focused on one single thing: making my... More

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JoelDarrGM1200, General Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear craighungler, Thank you so much for taking the time to share such nice comments about the Marriott Columbia and our events team. Your meeting was a true pleasure to host, we truly wish you would all come back every week. Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us and putting such an important conference in our hands.... More

1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

In May 2014, I spent 14 days at the Columbia Marriott. My college-age child was in the hospital across the street with a serious illness. I have to say that the customer service I received at this hotel was nothing but extraordinary! By the time my family and I could leave, it was like saying goodbye to family. Anything I... More

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JoelDarrGM1200, General Manager at Columbia Marriott, responded to this review

Dear kathywildman, First of all, I truly hope your child is doing better. It is so rewarding to read such amazing comments about our team and Christian and Julie are both true stars. I am thrilled that our team and the Marriott Columbia was able to make you feel at home. Please reach out to me when you return so... More

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Address: 1200 Hampton Street, Columbia, SC 29201
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Location: United States > South Carolina > Columbia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Columbia Marriott 3.5*
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