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Adventure and Family Fun Await in Columbia

Welcome to Red Lion Inn & Suites Columbia

Discover the charms of South Carolina hospitality at Red Lion & Suites Columbia NE Ft. Jackson. Located just 12 minutes from downtown, Red Lion Inn & Suites Columbia NE Ft Jackson is the friendly locale for your next trip to Columbia. Our spacious and open accommodations invite you to relax and recharge. Get comfortable and take advantage of complimentary hot breakfasts, free Wi-Fi, fitness center, outdoor pool, sundry shop, free parking, event outdoor facilities, and much more.

The capital city offers world-class museums, outdoor adventures, golf, shopping and more. Military personnel are always welcome as we are located within minutes of Fort Jackson.  We offer free bus parking for traveling bus groups with convenient access to I-20.

Whether you're traveling for business or pleasure, experience Columbia in comfort at Red Lion Inn & Suites Columbia NE Ft Jackson.


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Onsite Services Include

Start your day off right with our complimentary breakfast.  Stay active in our fitness center before exploring Columbia.  Later, relax in our outdoor pool or get some work in at our business center.


  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Outdoor pool
  • Business center
  • Free WiFi
  • Fitness center
  • Premium coffee and tea in lobby 24/7
  • Lounge
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free parking
  • Sundry shop
  • Outside event space
Bar seating area

Good people, good food, good times

Our complimentary breakfast along with a full-service lounge serving a tapas in the evening, means we won't let you go hungry.

Start your day with our complimentary breakfast of eggs, meats, cereal and fruit.  Join us for delicious tapas selections at our full-service lounge open every evening.  We serve tasty American favorites as well as a variety of beverage options including refreshing signature drinks. Our large screen TV's ensure you keep up with your favorite team.

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Explore Columbia

Top Columbia Attractions and Activities

Located less than a half hour from the airport and a short drive from all major local attractions, Red Lion Inn & Suites Columbia NE Ft Jackson places you near all the action.  As the state capital, Columbia is a modern city with centuries old sites. With award-winning chefs, leading business owners, natural beauty and innovative cultural events, you've got adventures for every taste. For even more local tips, ask our friendly staff about their insider knowledge.

Local Attractions:

  • Sesquicentennial State Park
  • Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
  • Fort Jackson
  • Congaree National Park
  • South Carolina State House
  • South Carolina State Museum
  • University of South Carolina
  • Colonial Life Arena
  • Spirit Communications Park
  • Soda City


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We've Got Your Next Event Covered

Your next event will shine in our dedicated event space designed to host events both big and small. With six meeting rooms available with a total of 15,000 square feet of space, our dedicated staff is ready to make your event come to life. We can also hold events outside in our large open atrium and event lawn. We feature an outdoor courtyard for weddings hosting up to 75 people. With catering and beverage options available to suit every taste, let us make your next event a success.


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Sports Team Certified to Win on the Road

At Red Lion Hotel Inn & Suites Columbia NE Ft. Jackson, from tee-ball to the minor league, we go above & beyond to welcome sports teams of all ages and types. Our Columbia/NE Ft. Jackson area location, just 12 minutes from downtown, with tons of amenities, makes us a favorite among sport team group travel hotels in South Carolina.

We are proud to uphold our Sports Certified status through Red Lion Hotels Corporation. Being certified means that our hotel has undergone industry specific training and has demonstrated the ability to successfully house sports groups and offer special amenities that focus on creating convenience and value for your team, so you can concentrate on the game.

  • Team breakfast options
  • Team parking options
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Fitness Center
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Lounge
  • Special team welcome on arrival
  • Pre-keyed and pre-blocked rooms
  • Double rooms on property
  • Outside event space (if available onsite)
  • Customized Sports Group Resume prepared and shared with staff before your arrival to get to know your team before you arrive.


Call one of Red Lion Inn & Suites Columbia NE Ft. Jackson group travel planners at (803) 978-1150 or to request a group proposal for your sports team today.


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Hotel Amenities

Here are a few of the main amenities this property offers. If you have questions about anything you don't see here please feel free to contact the Front Desk.

Outdoor Pool
Free Parking
Complimentary Parking
Smoke Free
Business Center
Free Wireless Internet
Fitness Center
Complimentary Breakfast
Coffee in Lobby
Cable TV
Hair Dryer

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