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SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great staff with clean, spacious rooms. The location is in perfect walking distance to all the bars and restaurants. We stayed here for a concert which was about a 10 minute walk. The gentleman working the front desk recommended a few places for dinner. We ended up at Twisted Spur Brewing, which I would highly recommend. Overall, we had a...

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Hartwell, Georgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in Columbia with my parents for my father to have a routine procedure done at the VA hospital. However, a surprise emergency arose, and my mother and I found that we needed to stay an additional night in the area. I realized that I had an e-certificate that I had earned through my Marriott's Reward Member Program that...

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BilyanaFranks, General Manager at SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista, responded to this review

Dear Wendy P, Thank you so much for the excellent review of your visit to Springhill Suites Columbia! We are so glad you happened upon our door step. Our team is honored to serve our military families. Your kind words will certainly motivate our team to continue delivering legendary service to all of our guests. On behalf of the entire...

Mountain Rest, South Carolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very well kept property. Nice rooms. It was noisy from the vehicles on the street,but other than that a great place to stay. Has an indoor pool which opened at 6am and closed late. Breakfast had fresh fruit, cereal, and a couple of hot food options. Coffee, tea, and hot chocolate were available all day.

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BilyanaFranks, General Manager at SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista, responded to this review

Cashew-09, Thank you for the great review on TripAdvisor. I appreciate you taking the time to let others know about your experience while staying with us. I look forward to sharing your comments with our team. We look forward to seeing you again soon. General Manager Bilyana Franks

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Light-filled and sparkling clean rooms with amenities like beverage maker, premium toiletries,an ironing board, iron, extra toilet paper holders, a modern sitting area, extra blankets, all help a weary traveler to relax in style. The bed is amazingly comfortable. Rooms facing Lady Street are quieter despite being downtown. The staff is friendly and professional. ( Good morale and great attitudes)...

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BilyanaFranks, General Manager at SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista, responded to this review

Dear janehH1294FR, Thank you for choosing Springhill Suites in the Vista. We are thrilled you enjoyed the comfort of our brand, sparkling clean guest rooms and comfortable beds. Our award winning crew is very proud to serve you and hope you will join us again! Thank you also for the valuable feedback to help us continue to bring you the...

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I have been four times here in the last few years and it is Always good to come back and stay in this hotel. Rooms are clean, breakfast is good and staff very friendly, helpful and professional. I like ti much

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BilyanaFranks, General Manager at SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista, responded to this review

Dear Villa S, We enjoy each time you stay with us! Thank you for the loyalty you have shown, and it is great to read why you continue to visit our hotel. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Your Springhill Suites Team

Oxford, Alabama
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

A lot of pride and dedication to excellence in this establishment as evident by a friendly staff, always clean facility, and great accommodations. Mrs BJ prepares delicious breakfast!!!! The rooms are very spacious and setup for comfort & business. Only one pick...the pillows are horrible. Your head sinks in them. You have to fold them and try to build a...

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BilyanaFranks, General Manager at SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista, responded to this review

Dear Tim Y, WOW! We really appreciate the wonderful review from you, and are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Your review absolutely made our day! I read this to our whole team during our morning meeting and they just beamed with pride and BJ received special recognition! Thank you so much for your kind and generous comments....

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Two adults and teen daughter stayed here in December for a post-Christmas college tour. Lady at check-in was super nice and even told us the regular rate was cheaper than the government rate so we switched the rate. We are platinum elite but that doesn't give you much at a SHS but we did opt for the extra points instead...

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BilyanaFranks, General Manager at SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista, responded to this review

Dear mydayjob, Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful review with our USC Families and Friends! We are so happy you enjoyed our friendly, clean hotel and great restaurants and shops in the Vista area during your college tour. We hope for many more visits to our beautiful campus and you can count on the Springhill Suites in the...

Joppa, Maryland
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We visited this location for the Christmas holiday. We had oldest come with his family and we travelled with two sister-in-laws to total ten people for 4 days. We had a great time. All of the staff was very pleasant and helpful. We were treated like family. And not the family that gets on everybody's nerves. We enjoyed this beautiful...

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DC
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Friendly staff. Unique in so far as it has a full bar in the lobby and close enough to walk to restaurants. Very close the zoo and botanical gardens (5 min drive) which was the purpose of our trip. Only minor down side was the layout of bathroom. Shower and toilet were in two separate rooms with sliding doors. Probably...

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Princeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Stayed here for 1 night on our way up to NJ, in order to go visit the local Zoo. Checked the reviews and decided to book. Got in late at night, seemed like a nice place and the gentleman at checkin was friendly and polite. Reserved a King room at checkin.... when we got to the room, found that we...

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SpringHillColaSC, Manager at SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We want to apologize for you not enjoying your stay because of the fire alarm. This was a rare occurrence that was out of our control. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay and the zoo. Thank you for staying with us and we hope to see...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista

Address: 511 Lady St, Columbia, SC 29201-3015 (Formerly SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown)
Region: United States > South Carolina > Columbia
Price Range: $203 - $307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — SpringHill Suites Columbia Downtown/The Vista 3*
Number of rooms: 132
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Springhill Suites Columbia Downtown Hotel Columbia
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#7 Business Hotel in Columbia
#23 Family Hotel in Columbia
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“all rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles carloz404, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you have children, ask for 2nd floor rooms 228-239- there are no rooms below you”
 of 5 bubbles seasonedtraveler1965, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“A bargain in the Vista”
 of 5 bubbles TwigsInOmaha, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms near the end of the wing are right by the parking lot through a side hotel door.”
 of 5 bubbles Bearman1, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I like street side because no parking lot lights, also top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Lars05, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
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