Downtown Columbia Hotel Is Located Just off I-126 Situated in the historic Vista district, the Staybridge Suites® Columbia hotel offers guests the perfect location for work and play. This all-suite hotel's location in downtown Columbia, SC is only one mile from the University of South Carolina and Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center and is surrounded by the shops and restaurants of the Vista district. Business travelers find this hotel to be one of the best Columbia, SC hotels due to its convenient location and spacious suites. In addition to complimentary high-speed, wired and wireless Internet access in all suites, the hotel offers remote printing capabilities. Corporate destinations, such as Shaw Group, Westinghouse, SCANA, Akebono and Fort Jackson, are all convenient to the hotel's property. In downtown Columbia, SC, sunny days are best spent strolling through Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens or Riverfront Park. Nearby Gervais Street has a concentration of restaurants, so make reservations for an unforgettable dinner before seeing a performance at the Koger Center or an athletic event at the Colonial Center. Come join our community and meet with guests at a Sundowner Reception and free breakfast in the Great Room. While your clothes dry in the free laundry facility, enjoy the heated, indoor pool and 24-hour Fitness Center. Whether you stay for a weekend or a month in Columbia, SC, the hotel's staff invites you to "Get Comfortable!"