The Columbus, GA Area
When visiting Fort Benning, La Quinta Inn & Suites is your one-stop getaway. Our hotel is minutes away from Columbus State University, Columbus Regional Healthcare, and other well-known businesses to the area. Relax on our pillow-top mattresses while flipping through premium cable channels on our 32-inch flat-screen TVs. Typical amenities—such as irons and boards, hair dryers, and coffee makers—are available at your fingertips in every suite, and our plug-and-play feature allows you to connect your other electronics quickly and easily. Begin your day with our free Bright Side Breakfast® with treats such as muffins, waffles, and all-you-can-drink coffee and juice. If you’re in a hurry, try our convenient express checkout option.
Considered the third largest city in Georgia, Columbus has a variety of attractions to fit any budget. Check in at La Quinta Inn & Suites and then head out to explore all the surrounding area has to offer. Numerous restaurants are within walking distance, including national chains such as Applebee’s and local favorites like Burt’s Place. With numerous convention centers in the area, it’s easy to conduct business without having to travel outside city limits. Spend the night at our hotel, and then venture out to the baseball, softball, soccer, and tennis complexes less than 5 miles away. With nearby parks and shopping venues, it’s not hard to explore all Columbus has to offer while staying at our hotel.
Hotel Services and Amenities
Our staff goes above and beyond to accommodate your every need. Staying for business? Grab free bagels, juice, and more to begin your day. Our fax and copy services can also help you conduct your business while away. On vacation? Rest easy each night on our pillow-top mattresses, or relax in our seasonal outdoor pool. Each of our suites is equipped with free high-speed Internet for your perusal. If you’re in a hurry, use our express checkout option so you can get where you need to go — fast. With La Quinta Inn & Suites being just off I-185, it’s easy to just jump onto the highway and begin your journey once again.
Columbus, GA Attractions
See all that Columbus, GA, has to offer, including museums, shopping venues, sports complexes, and numerous restaurants. Take the family to the Coca Cola Space Science Center for a dynamic educational experience in the sciences. Try a flight simulator, or visit the planetarium. If you’re a sports buff, more than five complexes are located within minutes of one another. The popular National Civil War Naval Museum offers an enjoyable experience for history enthusiasts. It’s the only museum dedicated toward showcasing the navy’s portion in the Civil War. For those who want a leisurely walk and to the wind in their air, there’s always Columbus Riverwalk, a 15-mile linear park that hugs the banks of the local Chattahoochee River.
If you'll be attending an event at the Cunningham Center at Columbus St. University, you can stroll the .01 mile walk. Get some outdoor cardio in at the Georgia Fall Line Trace Bike & Walking path. Whitewater Express Rafting is just a short 4.5 mile drive or drive a tad bit further to tour the National Infantry Museum; just 10 miles out.