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Quality Inn & Suites Fort Jackson Maingate

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   7251 Garners Ferry Road, Columbia, SC 29209
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Ranked #76 of 92 hotels in Columbia
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Winston-Salem,NC
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171 reviews 171 reviews
40 hotel reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked here due to TA Reviews but confused as it was dated - gold decor and bed was REALLY soft- cleanliness was just OK. Breakfast? Waffles {batter} tasted "off"- sour- so wee threw them out. Thankfully we stayed in the rear near the pool - do not stay in the fron near the raod. Yes- you can walk to a... More

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Napanee
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Checked in at this "Quality" Inn.Desk clerk could not have cared less about me and the check min...mumbled.I had to ask him to repeat himself several times.Was given a room to find it was a handicap room...door handles were at about three high.peek hole at the same level.the original higher up was stuffed with toilet paper,room was dimly lit,terrible TV.lousy... More

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Sheboygan, Wisconsin
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

I had to switch rooms the night I stayed because I found a used condom wrapper next to the bed. The room I moved to wasn't very clean either. When I went to get some ice and a soda from the machines by the lobby, everything had an "out of order" sign on it. I checked with the desk clerk... More

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New Philadelphia, Ohio
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58 reviews 58 reviews
33 hotel reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

This hotel is right off interstate 77 and has restaurants within walking distance. The room was huge had refrig. microwave, TV, and items needed for shower and etc. They are painting the rooms now. The huge breakfast was free also, with eggs and sausage, waffles, bagels, cereals ,breads, juices, yogarts and pastries. Also free USA paper daily too. our room... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

We traveled here for a sports tournament. Where to begin. We had rooms blocked for our team. 1. I was told on the phone 2 times that we could just show up and no email confirmation or CC hold was necessary. I was hung up on twice by "J". When I informed "J" that I did not want to arrive... More

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Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
35 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

The building, itself, presents very well as does the lobby. It's when you get to the room that the issues begin. 1. There isn't enough light. The roo either needs another lamp or it needs to have the existing walk lamps placed over the beds rather than in between them. The switch for one lamp did not work. When you... More

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Fort Wayne Indiana
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

I can honestly say I wouldn't stay here again. I purchased my hotel stay via Hotwire and the approval rating was claimed to be 85% when actually it was 45%....some of the reviews were horrible and we almost simply booked another hotel. Now I wish I would have. May 22ed I called the hotel to see if I could request... More

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Gainesville, FL
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73 reviews 73 reviews
27 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Very reasonably priced and honors discount coupons. All the amenities; micro/fridge, hairdryer, iron/board cable & HBO, fitness center & more. Although close to the intersection of I-20 and I-26 it was a quiet sleep location. Attentive staff. Nice breakfast room although the offering is mostly carbs. Although I'm rating this as "average" the price for a double was $50 was... More

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Mount Airy, North Carolina
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181 reviews 181 reviews
111 hotel reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

Have stayed here before. This stay was better than the last. The room they gave me this trip was 315. Room was clean and in good shape. Stayed here on a week night. All was quiet. No problems to complain about.

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Seneca SC
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73 reviews 73 reviews
14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

While the front desk staff was pleasant that was the best part of this experience! Arriving late in the day, being tired from travel and hungry we didn't check our room closely. Mistake for when we returned from dinner we found the room to be substandard at best! Wall paper coming off the walls, fecal matter on the walls in... More

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Address: 7251 Garners Ferry Road, Columbia, SC 29209
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Location: United States > South Carolina > Columbia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Quality Inn & Suites Fort Jackson Maingate 2*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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The Quality Inn & Suites™ Ft. Jackson Maingate is conveniently located near Interstate 77, providing easy access to Fort Jackson and Williams-Brice Stadium, home of the University of South Carolina Gamecocks. This Columbia, SC hotel is also close to:South Carolina State Fairgrounds/Williams-Brice StadiumRiverbanks Zoo & Garden South Carolina State Museum Colonial Center multipurpose arena The surrounding area offers many exciting things to do, including hiking and biking trails, golfing, fishing and boating. Nearby shopping centers and restaurants cater to a variety of tastes and budgets.This Columbia, SC hotel offers many fine features and amenities, including:Free Hot breakfast Free coffee Free wireless high-speed Internet access Free local and long distance calls After a busy day, relax on the sundeck and enjoy a refreshing swim in the outdoor pool.Guests traveling on business will welcome additional conveniences like the public computer with Internet access, in-room desks, and access to copy and fax services. A meeting room is available to accommodate up to 25 people for most events and business functions.All well-appointed guest rooms come equipped with coffee makers, refrigerators, microwaves, hair dryers, irons and ironing boards. Some rooms include whirlpool bathtubs and sofa sleepers. Non-smoking rooms are also offered.Whether traveling for business or vacationing with the family, the Quality Inn & Suites Ft. Jackson Maingate in Columbia offers you ideal accommodations. ... more   less 
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