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    Carolina University Inn

    1615 Gervais St, Columbia, SC 29201-3413
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          Overview
          • Excellent12%
          • Very good17%
          • Average22%
          • Poor21%
          • Terrible25%
          Oct 24, 2016
          “Severely under construction!”
          Jun 27, 2016
          “Older hotel in need of updates”
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Family Rooms
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          1 - 5 of 182 reviews

          Reviewed March 20, 2017

          We arrived on Sunday March 19 to enter what appeared to be a war zone. Demolition all around, and debris in the walkways. Dust everywhere. Elevators, kitchen, pool --- all are shut down. And just dirty. Toilets don't flush, nothing has been cleaned. They let...More

          Thank 638tamara
          Reviewed March 1, 2017

          This is hands down the worst hotel I have ever booked with. Yes, it's under construction, but none of the issues I will mention have anything to do with renovations. First, the parking lot is very poorly lit and not conducive to large vehicles. I...More

          Thank lbfa2013
          Reviewed February 6, 2017

          The hotel front appears to be boarded up; nothing like the online pictures. There’s a dimly lit parking lot in the back where you enter. The lobby smelled musty; the guy at check-in didn’t speak much English; the elevator was slow & loud with a...More

          Thank ghbeckwith2016
          Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

          Have stayed here before while visiting our son at USC.. but this time we had to leave immediately..stinks of mold and stale smoke..hair in bed..sheets had not been changed and " housekeeping have left" was the reponse..inflated rates when something on in town too. Never...More

          1  Thank Marcella R
          Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

          Serious dump. Smells moldy and smokey. Stains on the carpet and furniture. The renovation on this place cannot get done fast enough. The person that booked this is going to catch a load of crap tomorrow. If my car did not have a flat outside...More

          Thank Gayle W
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Banquet Room
          • Conference Facilities
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Business Center with Internet Access
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • $1,138 - $1,139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 87
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          • Columbia
          • Also Known As
          • Clarion Hotel Columbia ,
          • Clarion Columbia ,
          • Columbia Clarion
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          s0uthernc0uple
          Are renovations completed? Will this hotel be in good shape or a dump?
          October 19, 2016|
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          CDsCDsMusic
          I keep reading about poor conditions, no pool, no restaurant and ongoing renovations. What can you tell me about those items? What is the immediate neighborhood like? What's the neighborhood like?
          July 31, 2016|
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          Response from clarinetjpc | Reviewed this property |
          It's on the main road. It's within walking distance to many things. But if you stay closer to the state house it's closer to things.
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          We've booked for tomorrow 7th August & I've just seen the reviews.Most of them are pretty shocking. Has the hotel been renovated since 2014 when most of these reviews were written.
          August 6, 2015|
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          Room Tips
          "Choose the Inn at USC, or something in the Vista"
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          "Don't choose a room here. Seriously."
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          "This hotel has been saying it's under renovations for months, with no sign of improvement. Stay away..."
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          "run, and find a better hotel"
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