Welcome to
COLUMBIA’S BOUTIQUE JEWEL

At the intersection of kindness and comfort you’ll find Hotel Trundle, part community gathering spot, part urban retreat - all tucked neatly into a trio of treasured landmarks in the heart of the Main Street Historic District.

Wrapped in color and creativity, our 41-room hotel - the first boutique in downtown Columbia - rewrites the rules of Southern hospitality with curated guest experiences mixed with a generous dose of 20s-era Art Deco style.

A Trio Of Architectural Treasures

Rose Talbert Building

1914

Think of this brick beauty as one of Columbia’s first mixed-use developments, with first floor office space and apartments above. A 1936 redesign added a stucco façade and large 2nd floor tripartite window, setting the stage for 41-year tenant Rose-Talbert Paints. By the 1980s, an aluminum façade obscured the trademark stucco but, once removed in 2016, this architectural gem sparkled like new.

Powell Furniture Building

1920

A significant example of early 20th century architecture in downtown Columbia, the Powell Furniture Building has had a number of occupants and owners over the last nearly 100 years, including the Knights of Columbus, Kirby Electric Service Co., Sears Roebuck, and Jenkins Auto Parts.

Western Auto Building

1940

Anchored by long-time tenant Western Auto for 45 years, Hotel Trundle’s main entrance appears very much as it did in the 1940s, thanks to the 2016 removal of an 80s-era aluminum slipcover façade that revealed a well-preserved and intact circa 1940s downtown Columbia storefront.

We Were Meant For
Each Other Because ...

You Love The Taste of Local

You love a well-dressed bed

Exploring Columbia

Home of University of South Carolina’s flagship campus and a vibrant hub of Southern culture and creativity, the state’s capital city blends college-town cool with an easy, come-as-you-are attitude.

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Staycation Exceeded Our Expectations!

"My wife and I decided to do a Staycation for our anniversary. Hotel Trundle exceeded our expectations. It was quite unique in that it feels historically preserved and modern at the same time. Even though we were essentially home we felt like we were hundreds of miles away."

- Terry Taylor

If There Was a 10 They Would Get It!!

"What a great hotel. The rooms are luxurious, cozy and clean and the bed is so cozy. Had the pleasure to meet with the owners they are delightful. And the staff is fabulous! "

- Linda Moxley

Super Clean And Cozy!

"It was a wonderful experience. The decor was unique and interesting to look at. If you're going to be in Columbia this is a MUST STAY hotel. Service was amazing!!!!"

- British The Fact

I highly recommend Trundle - we loved it!

"An incredibly friendly staff who was very welcoming and kind enough to check on us during the course of our stay to ensure we were comfortable and our needs were met. The accommodations were very clean, chic, and the hotel itself is very centrally located."

- Benton Keith

Hotel Trundle Makes Columbia Better

"We just stayed at Hotel Trundle for an in-town getaway to celebrate our anniversary, and we can't rave enough about this gem. As lovers of boutique hotels, this exceeds any other boutique hotel we've ever stayed at!"

- Derek Jakes
Trip Advisor