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Columbia South Carolina

Located in Columbia’s charming Five Points area, you can easily walk to the University of South Carolina, and are just minutes from Columbia’s historic Vista District.  Columbia has year-round events and attractions, and will be sure to entertain you during your stay with us in Columbia.


attractionsYour stay at The Inn at Claussen’s puts you in the heart of Columbia’s charming Five Points area, featuring the most unique specialty shops and tastiest eateries you’ll find in the capital city. Gourmet foods and wines, art galleries, hip clothing stores, antiques, books, jewelry, and an eclectic mix of restaurants and nightclubs are all within easy walking distance.

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eventsPlan Your Event

Large enough to accommodate groups, but small enough to offer exclusive personal service, The Inn at Claussen's is perfect for your next special event. When you book 24 rooms, the Inn is exclusively yours, putting the entire hotel staff at your service. For weddings, business meetings, a family reunion or a weekend with good friends, your party will relax in style, while enjoying our southern hospitality. We offer audiovisual equipment, complimentary wireless internet access and other business services.

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friendlysMr. Friendly’s New Southern Cafe

Adjacent to The Inn at Claussen’s, Mr. Friendly’s New Southern Café is one of Columbia’s most popular restaurants, offering new southern cuisine in a sophisticated, yet casual setting. The menu features regional favorites such as shrimp and grits and fried green tomatoes, as well as ocean-fresh fish and seafood specials and other innovative dishes prepared using the freshest ingredients.

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