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Comfort Inn Ft. Jackson Maingate

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Silver Spring
Reviewed March 1, 2015

The hotel surprisingly was NOT near the main gate of Fort Jackson? That was 2 freeway exits away. The property is typical of comfort Inns in that the furnishings and general room decor is not the newest, but not shabby. The bed was comfortable and the room large with microwave and small refrigerator. The breakfast was average, but the attendant...

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Sherry A, General Manager at Comfort Inn Ft. Jackson Maingate, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments concerning my hotel and staff. The hotel is going through some up dates with new carpeting in the guest rooms and hallway, tile in the breakfast areas and public spaces, as well in the future some new furniture and fixtures for the guest rooms. No we are not exactly at the main gate for...

Fort Walton Beach, Florida
Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

If you want to stay at a hotel that is comfortable and feels like home, this is the place to be! I actually work at a hotel near by and needed a room for me and my family. I believe that they just had some renovations done and they did a great job. Breakfast was nice, the staff was nice...

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Sherry A, General Manager at Comfort Inn Ft. Jackson Maingate, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments. Yes we just have put in new carpeting in the hallways and guest room, new tile in the public areas as well as the breakfast area. We are make new changes everyday to improve our property. Thank you again.

Reviewed February 13, 2015

Checking in was a breeze, the front desk staff were very knowledgable for recommending places to eat, cleaning crew kept rooms tidy and stocked, the breakfast lady Erica was THE BEST! I would have taken her home with me if I could! She was so sweet and attentive to everyone! I've never had that kind of service at another hotel...

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Sherry A, General Manager at Comfort Inn Ft. Jackson Maingate, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Sherry Anders...

Reviewed February 10, 2015

We have found our stay here to be comfortable. The breakfast was excellent. The gym was a good size and clean, and the indoor pool is a nice feature. Rooms are updated with new carpeting. The staff was warm and friendly. Despite being located in Southeast Columbia, we found the hotel an easy drive to the downtown historic areas and...

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Sherry A, General Manager at Comfort Inn Ft. Jackson Maingate, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Sherry Anders...

charleston, sc
Reviewed February 9, 2015

After a busy few weeks, we needed a place to relax, enjoy the pool, and feel at home. The staff at this location went out of their way to make us feel welcomed. Didn't have any issues with our room, but met the maintenance man and maids in the hallway, and all were pleasant. The front desk staff and breakfast...

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Sherry A, General Manager at Comfort Inn Ft. Jackson Maingate, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Sherry Anders...

Knockemstiff, OH
Reviewed February 5, 2015

Stayed to attend graduation at Ft Jackson and was pleased with our choice. Just a few minutes away from base, this hotel is also located just a few miles from restaurants such as Buffalo Wild Wings and Applebees. Very friendly staff, eager to please. They are about to install new carpeting in the guest rooms and hallways as well as...

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Sherry A, General Manager at Comfort Inn Ft. Jackson Maingate, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful comments concerning my hotel and staff. We are working hard to improve the hotel and the staff takes pride in making sure each guest has a wonderful stay. Please let your soldier know how much we appreciate his or her service to our country. We appreciate your business. If you are in the...

St. Louis
Reviewed October 18, 2014

The hotel is a busy one. The staff was very friendly. The room was nice; had comfortable beds and the extra pillows. We did check 2 rooms as the first was not to our satisfaction. There is a microwave and refrigerator in the room. The room was quiet. Breakfast had it all, like all the Comfort Inn and Suites but...

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Sherry A, General Manager at Comfort Inn Ft. Jackson Maingate, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind comments concerning my hotel and staff. The hotel is going through renovations now and we hope to address some or all of your concerns when we are through. My staff works hard at making sure each guest has an exceptional experience when they stay with us. If you in the Columbia area again...

Belton, South Carolina
Reviewed October 17, 2014

We have stayed there twice in the last 2 months, the staff is fantastic, the rooms have been clean. My husband has to go to the VA right down the road and if for some reason he had to stay at the hospital....I would not have a problem staying there by myself. The entire staff were friendly and you could...

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Sherry A, General Manager at Comfort Inn Ft. Jackson Maingate, responded to this review

On behalf of our hotel staff, I am writing to let you know how delighted we were to receive your kind words of praise concerning our property during your recent stay with us. My staff works hard to make sure each guest fells at home when they stay with us. We appreciate your business and we look forward to see...

Reviewed October 8, 2014

Mold in the shower, no water pressure, no hot water, and charged double what they quoted at check out. We told them we had 3 people they kept stocking 1 towel and then told us if we needed more we had to get it ourself they didnt have room service, and there were people smoking pot in the elevator. Employees...

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Sherry A, General Manager at Comfort Inn Ft. Jackson Maingate, responded to this review

I’m concerned about the problem you experienced at our hotel during your recent visit. I’m writing to thank you for taking the time to bring this matter to my attention. We accommodate many guests each evening, and we strive to make their stay a satisfying one. The principal goal of our hotel is to provide dependable service to all of...

Wichita
Reviewed August 5, 2014

Very good place to stay. We stayed over night and it was very Quiet. We felt very comfortable. It was easy to find and we enjoyed it and would come back. we have no problems with hotel. Everything was clean and we had a handicap room.

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Sherry A, General Manager at Comfort Inn Ft. Jackson Maingate, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind comments concerning our hotel. We appreciate your business and hope that if your in the Columbia area again you still come an stay with us.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Breakfast Available
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Comfort Inn & Suites is a 67 room facility located near the Fort Jackson Main Gate off exit 9A on I77. We are conveniently located near restaurants and shopping. The hotel is located near the Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens, 6 miles from the University of South Carolina and near the South Carolina State House. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Comfort Inn Ft. Jackson Maingate

Address: 7337 Garners Ferry Rd, Columbia, SC 29209-2110
Location: United States > South Carolina > Columbia
Price Range: $90 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Comfort Inn Ft. Jackson Maingate 2.5*
Number of rooms: 67
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Comfort Inn Columbia
Columbia Comfort Inn
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“Suites are a little more and well worth it. Very close to USA Base Fort Jackson”
 of 5 bubbles CHUCKIEJR, Sep 26, 2016 | Read review
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“Top floor, away from Garners Ferry Road is quieter”
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