Welcome to the Country Inn & Suites Hotel in Columbia
With charming décor and convenient amenities, the Country Inn & Suites Columbia, SC hotel is the ideal choice for business or leisure guests. Our hotel near the University of South Carolina and Fort Jackson combines friendly service and first-rate amenities, including free high-speed Internet access and an indoor pool. Guests enjoy waking up to our hotel's free breakfast buffet and complimentary newspaper each morning. For a great stay at one of the most convenient hotels in Columbia, South Carolina, look no further than the Country Inn & Suites.
Country Inn & Suites by Carlson 2012 Renovation Excellence Award Recipient
Affordable Hotel Rooms in Columbia, South Carolina
For guests seeking convenient accommodations in Columbia, SC, the Country Inn & Suites offers spacious, comfortable rooms with great amenities. Newly renovated, our rooms boast 37" flat screen TVs with cable, in-room microwaves and refrigerators and complimentary high speed Internet access. Whether you're here on business or pleasure, our hotel rooms in Columbia, SC are sure to help you relax.
Our Columbia hotel rooms feature the following amenities:
37" flat screen cable TV
Children under 18 stay free with an adult
Handicap accessible rooms available
High-speed Internet access (complimentary)
In-room coffee maker with complimentary coffee
Iron and ironing board
Large work desk with activity chair
USA Today newspaper (complimentary)
The Country Inn offers the following hotel rooms and suites in Columbia, SC:
Standard Guest Rooms Our Standard Guest Rooms feature two queen-sized beds, a microwave, refrigerator, table with two chairs and our convenient amenities.
King Suite King Suites feature a king-sized bed, a separate living area with a microwave, refrigerator and table with two chairs and all of our great standard amenities.
Whirlpool Suite Our Whirlpool Suite features a king-sized bed, luxurious whirlpool tub, a microwave, refrigerator, table with two chairs and our standard amenities.
Two Bedroom Apartment-style Suite This spacious suite features two bedrooms with king beds and LCD TVs in each. The suite also offers two bathrooms and a living room with sofa bed and extra TV, as well as a kitchen containing refrigerator, microwave, stove/oven and dishwasher.
Start the Day Right with Free Breakfast at our Columbia Hotel
Start your morning with our Columbia, SC hotel's deluxe "Be Our Guest" Breakfast buffet. The free breakfast features a rotating menu of hot items and a variety of other delicious morning favorites, including muffins, bagels, fresh fruit, hot and cold cereals, tea, juice and coffee. So before heading off to Columbia business meetings, sightseeing or shopping, relax in our comfortable dining room with a hot cup of coffee, complimentary morning newspaper and a delicious free breakfast. Reserve your room at our Columbia, SC hotel today.
Breakfast. It's the most important meal of the day, which is why we have created five different and equally delicious breakfast zones with the Be Our Guest Breakfast, so you can rest assured you'll always have a good morning at Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM. And as always, it's on us.
Our Columbia, SC hotel's "Be Our Guest" breakfast buffet features these great morning choices:
Assorted breads and pastries
Assorted HOT menu items on daily rotation
Scrambled eggs, pork sausage patty or links and country potatoes
Sunnyside-up egg, pork sausage link or patty and country potatoes
Omelet Bar - egg patty, ham cubes, country potatoes, diced onions and green peppers and cheese
Biscuit sandwich bar - biscuits, egg patty, pork sausage patty or links, sliced cheese and sausage gravy
Assorted toppings- onions, green peppers, shredded cheese, sliced cheese and salsa
Bagels with cream cheese
Belgian waffles (fresh made)
Bigelow Tea - assorted flavors
Country Reserve coffees - served 24-hours
Four varieties of cold cereals
Fresh whole fruits - assorted
Juices (apple, orange and cranberry)
Milk (skim and 2%)
Oatmeal hot cereal (with brown sugar, raisin toppings)
For lunch and dinner, our Columbia hotel with free breakfast is convenient to some of the best dining in town, and our friendly front desk staff is happy to recommend local restaurants sure to satisfy any craving.
Our Columbia, SC hotel's central location provides guests with easy access to the following local restaurants:
Casa Linda (.8 miles) This popular spot serves delicious Mexican dishes, including chiles rellenos, chimichangas and chalupas. +1 (803) 783-3990
Dianne's on Devine (4 miles) Enjoy delicious Italian food, then head to the lounge for great live music. +1 (803) 254-3535
Moe's Grapevine Italian Restaurant (2 miles) Truly a local restaurant that lives up to its rave reviews. +1 (803) 776-8463
Saky (2 miles) If you want fresh sushi, this Columbia restaurant is the place to go. +1 (803) 787-5307
T.G.I. Friday's (4.6 miles) This popular national restaurant serves something to please any palate. +1 (803) 790-1550
Yesterday's (4.3 miles) This restaurant features an expansive menu with a variety of Southern dishes, as well as a late night menu. +1 (803) 799-0196
For other great dining options, our hotel is also convenient to Five Points and The Vista, home to great Columbia restaurants, bars and cafés.
Downtown and Evening Highlights:
Five Points - 4 miles Five Points offers a great selection of more than 30 restaurants options including southern-style cooking, Korean Cuisine, Greek specialties, cozy sandwich shops, Japanese Hibachi style grills, Italian flavors, pizza parlors, old world diners and five-course meals. Regardless of what you're craving, there is a wide variety of regional and national cuisines that are sure to please every taste.
This diverse array of eateries, delicatessens, bistros, and restaurants in a host of unique and stimulating indoor and alfresco atmospheres is often accentuated by live entertainment and music that will delight the senses and make your evening or daytime visit to Five Points a tasty one.
The Vista - 5 miles The Vista is a paradise for your palate, with more than 40 restaurants, bars, and cafes to choose from. There is something here for every whether it's fine dining or a casual snack. Vista food includes seafood, burgers, pasta, pizza, wings, sub sandwiches, steaks, tapas, tacos, wraps, ice cream and everything in-between.
Enjoy dinner before taking in a concert or theatre performance. Or enjoy a nightcap after an evening on the town. For brunch, lunch, dinner or a late night snack, The Vista is always a great choice.