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What's Hot This Weekend: Okra, Fall Festivals and Country Music
Posted on September 23, 2016 at 6:04AM by Dayna Cantelmi
Summer may be over, but there's still a ton of things to do this weekend! Read on for our roundup below, then take a look at our calendar of events for all that's happening in Columbia, ...
What's Hot This Weekend: Jubilee, Greek Festival and Gamecock Football
Posted on September 16, 2016 at 7:11AM by Dayna Cantelmi
Football, festivals and fitness, oh my! This weekend has all the fixin's to get you ready for fall. Continue reading for our roundup below, then peruse our calendar of events for ...
What's Hot This Weekend: Maroon 5, Roller Derby and Festivals
Posted on September 9, 2016 at 6:23AM by Dayna Cantelmi
September is moving full steam ahead with a jam-packed schedule of events this weekend. Keep reading for our roundup below, then check out our calendar of events for everything that's ...
What's Hot This Labor Day Weekend: SC Pride, Fireflies and Cedar Creek
Posted on September 2, 2016 at 6:11AM by Dayna Cantelmi
Take advantage of the long weekend and pack in as many summer activities as you can before the fall chill soon begins to creep in! Read on for our roundup below, then look through our calendar ...
What's Hot This Weekend: Comic Con, Latin Festival and Lasers
Posted on August 12, 2016 at 6:20AM by Dayna Cantelmi
September is drawing near, but this weekend is packed with events that will allow you to cling to summer a little longer. Continue reading for our roundup below, then take a look at ...
What's Hot This Weekend: Arts & Draughts, Water Balloons and a Crab Feast
Posted on August 11, 2016 at 6:30AM by Dayna Cantelmi
From a historic water balloon battle to a seafood feast, the events lined up this weekend send summer vacation off with a bang. Read on for our roundup below, then check out our calendar of ...
What's Hot This Weekend: Reggae, Boiled Peanuts and Fireflies
Posted on August 4, 2016 at 8:36AM by Dayna Cantelmi
With so many summer events in store, fun in the sun is the theme of the weekend! Keep reading for our roundup below, then peruse through our calendar of events for even more that's ...
What's Hot This Weekend: Daufuskie, Shopping and Plastic Models
Posted on August 4, 2016 at 7:22AM by Dayna Cantelmi
School isn't back in session just yet! Make the most of these remaining summer days by enjoying the activities and events we have lined up this weekend. Check out our roundup below, then take a ...
What's Hot This Weekend: South Congaree Chamionship Rodeo, Fireflies vs. Asheville July 29 - 31
Posted on July 21, 2016 at 1:42PM by Dayna Cantelmi
Finish up July with a bang! Whether you wish to bask in the summer weather or cool off indoors, there are plenty of options to do either this weekend. Keep reading for our roundup below, then check ...
What's Hot This Weekend: Friday Night Laser Lights, Soda City Market, Summer Movie Series July 22-24
Posted on July 21, 2016 at 1:40PM by Dayna Cantelmi
A slew of exciting summertime events are in store this weekend! Check out our roundup below, then take a look through our calendar of events for even more happenings in Columbia, SC. ...
What's Hot This Weekend: Tasty Tomato Festival, Bubble Run, "The Little Mermaid" July 15 - 17
Posted on July 15, 2016 at 5:54AM by Dayna Cantelmi
Bubbles, baseball and butterflies are just a few of the things you can enjoy this weekend! Find out what else we have in store in our roundup below, then look through our calendar of ...
What's Hot This Weekend: XTERRA Trail Run, Twilight in the Garden, Repticon Columbia July 8 - 10
Posted on July 6, 2016 at 1:30PM by Dayna Cantelmi
This #famouslyhot weekend offers everything from theatre and summer series to baseball and colorful conventions! Keep reading for our roundup below, then check out our calendar of ...
What's Hot This Weekend: Lake Murray's 4th of July Celebration, Lexington Peach Festival July 1 - 4
Posted on July 1, 2016 at 6:33AM by Dayna Cantelmi
Celebrate America's independence this weekend with fireworks, festivals, baseball and more! Read on for our roundup below, then take a look at our calendar of events for everything going ...

Carolina University Inn

  • 1615 Gervais Street
  • Columbia, SC 29201
  • Phone: 803-771-8711
  • Fax: 803-252-3010
  • Tollfree: 800-277-8711
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Famously Hot Fact:
Clarion Hotel Columbia was built on the site of the Minnaugh Mansion and a historical marker inscription located on the property reads, "During the Federal occupation of Columbia February 17-19, 1865 commanding General William T. Sherman had his headquarters here."

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  • Total Units: 86
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  • Price Range Maximum: $$ - $101-150
Carolina University Inn Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 4
  • Total Sqft.: 4,500
  • Largest Room: 4,500
  • Theatre Capacity: 600
  • Banquet Capacity: 320
  • Classroom Capacity: 240
  • Sleeping Rooms: 86
  • Suites: 1
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  • Reception Capacity: 400
  • Ceiling: 11
  • Floorplan: View/Download File
  • Space Notes: Please Note: These figures are based on the specified set-up with audio visual equipment in the room. Number of maximum seats per set-up style may increase slightly, depending on the extensiveness of the clients set-up needs.
  • Description: Our Palmetto Ballroom is the perfect spot for your next corporate or social event. The ballroom has the flexibility to be divided into 4 separate salons for more versatility. All in house audio visual equipment is complimentary with the meeting space rental fee. Additional needs may be secured for an additional fee.
  • Average Room Rate: 109
  • Distance to Airport: 9
  • Distance to CMCC: 1

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception
Palmetto Ballroom 100 X 45   11     4500.00     600     240     320     400  
Salon A 45 X 25   11     1125.00     150     60     80     100  
Salon B 45 X 25   11     1125.00     150     60     80     100  
Salon C 45 X 25   11     1125.00     150     60     80     100  
Salon D 45 X 25   11     1125.00     150     60     80     100