Thursday, May 30, 2024

Group Hotels in the Heart of Columbus, GA

Imagine your attendees stepping out of their hotel and being just minutes from an extraordinary meeting. In Columbus, GA, that’s not a dream; it’s a reality. The city’s Uptown District along the scenic Chattahoochee River is home to more than 500 hotel rooms and the 182,000-square-foot Columbus Georgia Convention & Trade Center, and it’s only minutes from Columbus Airport (CSG). No matter your event's type, size, or budget, your group can conveniently get to their meeting and the District’s entertainment options and stay in style when you book one of these historic and hip hotels. 



Columbus Marriott 

Treat your attendees to the perfect fusion of history and luxury by booking a stay at the Columbus Marriott. Renovated in 2020, this expansive hotel is a repurposed 19th-century mill located across the street from the Trade Center, making it a great lodging option your group can walk to.


  • 178 rooms
  • 3,666 square feet of total event space
  • 5 adaptable meeting venues
  • On-site restaurant: Houlihan's
  • Fitness center
  • Complimentary shuttle to and from CSG



Hampton Inn

Attendees can experience the buzz of Uptown and the adjacent Entertainment District by staying at the Hampton Inn. This new five-story hotel is near it all, including major attractions like the Coca-Cola Space Science Center, the RiverWalk, a 15-mile linear park, and more. And with the Trade Center just 4 minutes away, everyone can go from meeting to relaxing in no time.


  • 100+ rooms
  • Meeting room
  • Special event spaces
  • 24-hour business center


"Between the Riverwalk, new developments, and Uptown retail growth, Columbus perceptions over time have shifted more towards outdoor adventures and hospitality."

Source: Gray Research Solution (GRS) Destination Assessment & Tourism Research Findings




AC Hotel by Marriott Uptown Columbus

If you want to accommodate your attendees in a hotel with a sleek urban vibe infused with classic touches, book the AC Hotel by Marriott Uptown Columbus. This $20 million boutique property built in 2021 stands six stories tall and offers plenty of rooms for guests and a variety of amenities to enjoy. Just 4 minutes from the Trade Center and close to the Entertainment District, meeting groups are in for an unforgettable stay here.


  • 125 rooms
  • 441 square feet of total event space
  • AC Kitchen & AC Lounge



Hotel Indigo Columbus at Riverfront Place

Want to treat your group to a comfortable stay and stunning water views? Book Hotel Indigo Columbus at Riverfront Place. This $30 million property, built in 2020, overlooks the Chattahoochee River, giving guests a tranquil setting to unwind before and after meeting. Plus, with the Trade Center just 5 minutes away, your group can maximize their time together with minimal travel.


  • 107 rooms
  • 2.500 square feet of event space (up to 100 attendees)
  • Farm-to-table restaurant: Denim & Oak
  • Rooftop bar: Eighteen 85 with 180-degree views in an open-air space
  • 24-hour fitness center


"Meeting planners feel like they get special treatment in Columbus—better than other Georgia markets they meet in." 

"They often choose Columbus based on accessibility and affordability, but come back because of the service they receive." 

"The CVB, Trade Center, and several hotels went "above and beyond." 


Source: Gray Research Solution (GRS) Destination Assessment & Tourism Research Findings



City Mills Hotel 

Your attendees can step back in time while staying in modern comfort when you book City Mills Hotel. This 1800s grist mill has been retransformed into a four-story riverfront hotel with original brick walls, hand-crafted metalworks, preserved artifacts, and local artwork boasts inviting guestrooms and several fantastic amenities. The Trade Center is also just 8 minutes away.


  • 64 rooms
  • Event space available
  • Onsite restaurant: Millhouse Kitchen & Bar
  • In-house wellness center: River Flow Yoga and Wellness




Stay and Meet in Columbus

The VisitColumbusGA team offers VIP treatment for planners like you and can help secure hotel blocks for an All Out convention or event. Reach out or submit your RFP to work with us.

Categories: Meetings

< Back to Blog