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Aloft Columbia Downtown

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823 Lady St Corner of Lady Street and Lincoln Street, Columbia, SC 29201-3103 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited for a game and stayed for the libations. The accommodating bartender, Anna, made me feel at home offering samples and recommendations. Will certainly come back for the superior service and excellent recommendations.

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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Came into town visiting some old college friends and let me tell you this place was phenomenal! Me and my girls met in the lobby before a night out and decided to go to lobby bar (wxyz) to kick off the night. Anna was so...More

1  Thank jordanbG9971BX
Response from AloftColumbia, General Manager at Aloft Columbia DowntownResponded 28 August 2018

Hello jordanbG9971BX, Thank you sharing your experience on Trip Advisor! Yes, she would be my "go-to" girl as well! We are so proud to have her on board with us! Pleas come back and visit :) Best regards, Jen

Reviewed 5 days ago

I recently stopped in here for drinks at the WXYZ Bar & Lounge. The bartender, Anna, was very friendly and attentive. I ordered a local draft beer based on her recommendation that was delightful. I will definitely come back here again!

2  Thank Alan P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great new hotel to be added to the Vista area in Columbia, SC. Contemporary boutique feel of the hotel is quite welcoming. Phenomenal staff and Taylor at the front desk is indeed top notch; he goes above and beyond to ensure an excellent guest experience...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been staying at this hotel since it opened, always greeted by very friendly staff. The rooms are all new and the outdoor seating areas are a great place to relax - Make sure you stop by the bar for a mixed drink by...More

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Stay & play in style at Aloft Columbia Downtown in the heart of the Vista. With more than 100 dining and entertainment choices in Columbia’s historic downtown, the Vista’s eclectic vibe and energetic pulse make it More the place to be for locals and visitors alike. We’re also just a mile from the University of South Carolina, and only 8 miles from Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE). Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Room Service
Restaurant
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
107
Price range
US$121 - US$404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > South Carolina > Columbia
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
107
Price range
US$121 - US$404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > South Carolina > Columbia
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Traveller (42)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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KimberlyBee2015
14 July 2018|
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Response from Sarah K | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. You should call the hotel directly. They are super helpful and will answer your questions. I totally forgot this is a pet friendly hotel. I haven't ever seen a pet there. It's mainly college visitors and... More
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KimberlyBee2015
14 July 2018|
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Response from AloftColumbia | Property representative |
yes, we try to restrict pets to certain floors.
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qiuet o
12 May 2017|
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Response from AloftColumbia | Property representative |
Thank you for this question! While we do not currently have a social hour or happy hour, our bar WXYZ, offers $12 specialty signature cocktails all evening. After our grand opening, we will offer live music, themed nights... More
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Room Tips
"Pool Table, Bar, Gym"
jayeshm415
2 weeks ago
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"I think they have city views at the higher floors."
davejN8078YO
4 weeks ago
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"Quiet rooms face the power station! The city of Columbia prefers to operate street cleaners and trash..."
N1257PMjosephp
8 Aug 2018
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"Location, helpful staff, spacious rooms and great lobby"
offthegrid2012
19 Mar 2018
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