1200 Hampton Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201 USA
+1 803-771-7000

Organize a meeting or event

Share your expectations with our experienced organizers who will inform you about rates and room availability.

  • 17

    Event Rooms

  • 1,662 sq m

    Total Event Space

  • 850

    Capacity Largest Space

  • 14

    Maximum Breakout Rooms

About This Venue

  • Find the perfect setting to share your special day in our sophisticated wedding venues in Columbia

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  • Choose one of our ballrooms to host a grand wedding reception with dinner for several hundred guests

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  • Gather those closest to you for an intimate wedding reception in one of our smaller event venues

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  • We are proud to be part of your ethnic, religious or LGBT wedding, Bar/Bat Mitzvah and other events

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  • Our expert team can assist with all your needs including custom menus, Kosher catering and décor

  • Take advantage of our location in downtown Columbia, South Carolina to plan events for your guests

Plan an Inspired Event

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See What's Possible.

Search our event ideas online with inspiring event photos, tips and layouts - specific to this hotel.

Attendee Booking Tools

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We can provide you with a unique complimentary Reservation Link that makes it easy for your guests to reserve their rooms.

  • Shared in an email
  • Embed in a website
  • Personalized with your group name, event dates, hotel, and special rates
  • Displayed in multiple languages on Marriott domains worldwide

Manage Your Event with Ease

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Keep Your Event in Hand.

Manage event details, make real-time requests and connect with our staff - from the palm of your hand.

Group Lists

If you have a list of your guests, we can make reservations for all of them.

Rooming Lists

We can send you a report showing which of your guests have reserved rooms and when they plan to arrive.

Mobile Check-In

Guests can check in before their stay, receive instant alerts when their room is ready and check out by skipping the front desk.

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Services and Facilities

Wedding Certification

Dream weddings don't just happen, they're planned. Marriott Certified Wedding Planners are trained to help. After completing demanding coursework, each Marriott Certified Wedding Planner is qualified to coordinate weddings of all types, including ethnic and military weddings. Relying on experience, training, tradition and old-fashioned intuition, Marriott Certified Wedding Planners can help you determine an overall vision for your wedding and help you execute each detail. That includes setting an event budget; deciding on a menu; arranging table settings; and finding florists, photographers, a band and other entertainment for the big day.

Catering

Coffee Break Lunch Afternoon Break Reception Dinner

Specialty Services

Specialty lighting services available

Capacity

Floor Plans

Capacity Chart

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  • Palmetto Ballroom
  • 18.3x9.4x3.7
  • 173
  • 200
  • 90
  • 60
  • 50
  • 200
  • 120
  • Palmetto I
  • 9.1x9.4x3.7
  • 86
  • 120
  • 45
  • 30
  • 24
  • 120
  • 50
  • Palmetto II
  • 9.1x9.4x3.7
  • 86
  • 120
  • 45
  • 30
  • 24
  • 120
  • 50
  • Diplomat
  • 7.9x6.7x3
  • 53
  • 40
  • 25
  • 25
  • 24
  • 40
  • 30
  • Alumni Room
  • 7.6x5.5x3
  • 42
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  • Private Lounge
  • 5.5x19.5x3
  • 181
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  • Carolina Ballroom
  • 18.3x32.3x4.9
  • 591
  • 800
  • 350
  • 240
  • 208
  • 800
  • 500
  • Carolina A
  • 5.8x7.9x4.9
  • 46
  • 50
  • 30
  • 20
  • 18
  • 40
  • 30
  • Carolina B
  • 5.8x7.9x4.9
  • 46
  • 50
  • 30
  • 20
  • 18
  • 40
  • 30
  • Carolina C
  • 5.8x7.9x4.9
  • 46
  • 50
  • 30
  • 20
  • 18
  • 40
  • 30
  • Carolina D
  • 18.3x8.2x4.9
  • 151
  • 200
  • 80
  • 60
  • 50
  • 200
  • 120
  • Carolina E
  • 18.3x8.2x4.9
  • 151
  • 200
  • 80
  • 60
  • 50
  • 200
  • 120
  • Carolina F
  • 5.8x7.9x4.9
  • 46
  • 50
  • 30
  • 20
  • 18
  • 40
  • 30
  • Carolina G
  • 5.8x7.9x4.9
  • 46
  • 50
  • 30
  • 20
  • 18
  • 40
  • 30
  • Carolina H
  • 5.8x7.9x4.9
  • 46
  • 50
  • 30
  • 20
  • 18
  • 40
  • 30
  • Capital Ballroom
  • 15.2x39.9x4
  • 609
  • 850
  • 350
  • 240
  • 240
  • 850
  • 500
  • Capital I
  • 15.2x10.1x4
  • 153
  • 225
  • 90
  • 65
  • 60
  • 225
  • 110
  • Capital II
  • 18.3x9.4x4
  • 173
  • 200
  • 75
  • 50
  • 50
  • 200
  • 90
  • Capital III
  • 15.2x9.4x4
  • 144
  • 200
  • 75
  • 50
  • 50
  • 200
  • 90
  • Capital IV
  • 15.2x11x4
  • 167
  • 235
  • 100
  • 75
  • 70
  • 235
  • 140

Room Set-Up Examples

Banquet

Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.

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