The Columbus Area
Whether you’re in town for business or leisure, our hotel will ensure you have a great night’s stay in clean, cozy rooms outfitted with modern comforts. Regardless if you’re staying a night or a week, our award-winning service will help you make the most of your visit to Colorado County. The area’s natural splendor and rich history provide an excellent base for visitors to discover. Historic Columbus, “The City of Live Folks and Live Oaks” is a quintessential Texas town, complete with down-home eateries, a tree-lined Main Street, and more. Outside the city, a host of activities and attractions await all types of travelers, from golfing to waterparks, and our hotel is ideally situated off Interstate 10 so that you can take advantage of all the area has to offer.
With a historic main street, ornate 19th-century courthouse and municipal buildings, as well as several mom-and-pop stores, Columbus is a true southwestern Texas town. You’ll become enamored with the laid-back, friendly vibe that permeates. Take a walk and soak in the 19th-century architecture, then grab a bite of some great down-home cooking. Golfers can tee off at the Eagle Lake Golf Course, and families can cool off at the Splashway Waterpark, each only a short drive from the hotel. Museum-goers can visit one of two area galleries that display both national and local talent and, after a long day seeing the sights, retire to a clean, comfy room and rest up for the next adventure.
Hotel Services and Amenities
Recently voted the #1 hotel in Colorado County, our hotel features a myriad of amenities to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Conveniently located off Interstate 10, La Quinta Inn & Suites is your gateway to Southwestern Texas, halfway between San Antonio and Houston. After checking in with our courteous staff, enjoy your clean, airy room complete with premium cable and free Wi-Fi for all your Internet needs. Once you’re settled in, head downstairs and take a refreshing dip in the sparkling indoor pool, or relax in the steamy Jacuzzi. On a strict regimen? Break a sweat in the fitness center. Before you head out in the morning, however, enjoy a delicious free Bright Side Breakfast®, complete with fresh fruit, waffles, cereals, all-you-can-drink coffee and juice, and more.
Come get an authentic dose of our hospitality in this southwestern part of the state. Located ideally off I-10 halfway between Houston and San Antonio, Columbus is an exemplary all-American and Texan town. Come stroll down streets lined with gorgeous live oaks and soak in the beautiful turn-of-the-century architecture. The Colorado County Courthouse and 1886 Stafford Opera House are spectacular examples of 19th-century architecture in the area. When you need a break, stop in a local eatery for a home-cooked meal; brisket, cornbread and beans are just some of the region’s specialties. Museum lovers will enjoy the Live Oak Art Center and Turner-Chapman Gallery, housing local and national art. For those who love a little sport — or if you want to beat that Texas heat — the Eagle Lake Golf Course and Splashway Waterpark are each only a short drive away.