6 hotels near Columbus, Mississippi
Stay with Choice Hotels in Columbus, MS when visiting “The Friendly City”
Part of northeast Mississippi’s “Golden Triangle,” the city of Columbus is steeped in history and Southern charm. Tour antebellum homes, experience the great outdoors, and enjoy a variety of options for shopping and dining. Those are just a few of the activities you can take advantage of during your visit. Staying at one of the Choice Hotels in Columbus, MS puts you close to all the action!
The city of Columbus was founded in 1821. It sits above the Tombigbee River—around 145 miles from the state capital, Jackson. Within the city, you’ll find more than 600 historic homes, 23 of which are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. This includes the birthplace of renowned playwright Tennessee Williams, which now serves as the city’s welcome center.
For entertainment and recreation, there are many choices! Racing fans can visit the Magnolia Motor Speedway. Golf lovers can play a round at one of a half-dozen courses in the Columbus area. Shopping enthusiasts can browse the stores and boutiques in 10 shopping districts. And those who want to enjoy fishing, hiking, birdwatching, canoeing, biking and many other outdoor activities will want to take a trip to the beautiful Lake Lowndes State Park.
When you get hungry, you can choose from more than 100 restaurants that feature an assortment of cuisines. The city is home to Mississippi University for Women, which was the country’s first state-funded public university for women. It’s also home to the Columbus Air Force Base, which has been training Air Force pilots since World War II. If you’re in town to visit the university or the base, one of our Columbus hotels would be a convenient place to stay.
When planning your visit to the “Friendly City,” make a reservation at one of the Choice Hotels in Columbus, MS. We look forward to hosting you during your stay!
Columbus hotels information
- Number of hotels in Columbus6
- Highest Price$199
- Lowest Price$61
- Number of reviews2345
- Avg. rating2.6