2 star hotel
Area: Northwest Columbia
0.40 mi from Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
Best Rooms: The hotel is surrounded by the parking lot, you won't find much in the way of views. However, rooms facing east may offer a better view.
3 star hotel
Area: The Congaree Vista
1.43 mi from Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
Best Rooms: There aren't many views available, as the hotel is situated next to the highway.
2.5 star hotel
Area: Northwest Columbia, St. Andrews
2.09 mi from Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
Best Rooms: Views from the Comfort Inn Columbia are limited as it has the parking lot to one side and a residential area to the other.
Best Rooms: Northwest-facing rooms at Days Inn Columbia offer a view of the trees, while corner rooms facing southeast have a view of the pool.
Best Rooms: To enjoy the best views, be sure to request a room facing the pool on floor 2.
Best Rooms: Rooms facing Gervais St. on floors 5 - 6 have a clear view of the city.