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The Tiger Hotel
Ranked #8 of 36 Hotels in Columbia
Reviewed 16 September 2012 via mobile

When my boyfriend dragged me to missouri for the Georgia game and booked the hotel himself- I was scared! The Tiger hotel exceeded my expectations!
Worst part- elevators are small and slowwww
Best part- rooms are brand new and very clean and high tech! Mini bar was fairly priced and convenient, huge rooms (plus extra side room with pull out couch and tv, iPod docks...and last but not least the bathroom! Huge shower and incredible deep jacuzzi tub! (it even dries itself when you get out!)
The customer service was great- we got a parking ticket after we misunderstood front desk and they credited out bill to pay the ticket!! I will def go back in 2014 when UGA comes to town again!

  • Stayed: September 2012
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Reviewed 14 September 2012

We stayed at The Tiger Hotel earlier this week while in town attending a concert at the Blue Note and were very impressed by the stylish interior of the huge rooms. We requested a "quiet room" since we knew from other reviews that there was construction going on and were placed on the 8th floor (construction was on the 6th floor at this time). The views overlooking downtown Columbia were gorgeous and being a few blocks walk to our concert and local bars/restaurants was fab. The room itself was very well attired with funky wallpaper and deco upholstery. The window shades were controlled by a bedside button and flexible reading lights flanked the beds. The bathroom was enormous with a deep soaking tub and good lighting. One inconvenience was that there was no ice machine so we waited awhile to have a bucket brought up to our room and despite requesting a quiet room, we were awoken to hammering around 7:45am. We are told that they open 2 floors at a time to allow construction to finish and that it should all be wrapped up by January 2013. Assuming they won't raise their prices much more (we paid $149/night), I'd recommend this as a great place to stay in Columbia once all the construction is finished.

Room Tip: Higher floors have great views & don't miss the fancy cupcake shop off the lobby!
  • Stayed: September 2012, travelled as a couple
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Wes E, Manager at The Tiger Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2012

Thank you for the review, and we're happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and all the wonderful amenities we offer . We're also excited to announce that we now have five floors open and only three more to go until we reach our goal of 62 rooms. We try to keep all the construction to a minimum of two floors below anything that is open and we have now scheduled all construction to start no earlier then 9am.

We are on track to have all 8 floors fully open by Christmas 2012!

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Reviewed 14 September 2012

I am so glad The Tiger Hotel was recently renovated and opened. It isa breath of fresh air to Columbia MO and Mizzou parents and fans!!!!! It claims to be a 4- star hotel, and I feel like it pretty much is. In a town of Hampton Inns, Drury Inn, and other hotels just like them, we finally have a choice. The Tiger has room service until midnight (the menu is very limited, but it is ok enough), the rooms are spacious. There are Molten Brown products in the bathroom (thank you), huge soaking tubs. The beds are very comfortable and the mini bars are well-stocked. Room service has been prompt and the food has been good. Connected to the hotel is The Velvet Cupcake. It serves Starbucks coffee and bakes fresh cupcakes etc, which is a nice touch. There is a bar downstairs as well. Housekeeping actually cleans the room and replaces the Starbucks coffee (they have a Keurig machine in each room) and replaces the bath products. How refreshing. I have been in many 5- star hotels where housekeeping forgets to replace the coffee, towels, and bath products. Parking in downtown Columbia is a bit of a hassle, but it is well worth it to stay here. Oh, and they have 74 tv channels on their wall-mounted HD flat screen tv's in the rooms. Doesn't get better. Well done, in my opinion!!!!!!!!

Stayed: September 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 7 May 2017
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  • Stayed: August 2016, travelled with family
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Reviewed 8 April 2015
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Room Tip: Chambres de coin sont agréables
  • Stayed: April 2015, travelled on business
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Additional Information about The Tiger Hotel

Address: 23 S 8th St, Columbia, MO 65201-4811
Region: United States > Missouri > Columbia
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #8 of 36 Hotels in Columbia
Price Range: £115 - £217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Tiger Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 62
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Tiger Hotel is a newly renovated, 4 star luxury boutique hotel located in the heart of downtown Columbia, just steps from the university campus and within walking distance to many bars, restaurants and entertainment venues. At The Tiger Hotel we pride ourselves on creating the best guest experience possible, this includes valet parking, Molton Brown amenities, deep soaker tubs, high thread count bedding, digital housekeeping signs, automatic blinds, room service until midnight and much more.We welcome you to experience what luxury feels like at The Tiger Hotel! ... more   less 
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