Whyhotel by Placemakr Columbia

6200 Valencia Ln, Columbia, MD 21044 United States (USA) near Exit 38b a on I-95 (~3.8mi)
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4.0 Star Property
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  • Our hotel comes with an outdoor pool
  • Avg. Group Discount of 8.0%!
  • Fitness center on property
  • 113 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 7 floors
  • Hotel has 113 suites
  • Check in: 3 PM
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 6.5/10

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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Local Attractions

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4.0 out of 5. Based on 6 guest reviews

Property Description

WhyHotel by Placemakr, Columbia is located in the middle of the Merriweather District, an incredibly vibrant and walkable area minutes away from all sorts of entertaining activities. Must-visit restaurants, gotta-see parks, can't-miss music venues, and a whole lot more are all just steps from your front door.Brand new all-suite hotel-style apartments that provide the classic comforts of home, complemented by a traditional hotel experience. Full kitchens, in unit washers and dryers, high-speed Wi-Fi, separate and fully furnished living spaces, state of the art fitness center, and club room. We have everything you need to make you feel at home on the road + double the living space as a traditional hotel!

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3 PM
Check Out: 11 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2023
Floors: 7
Rooms: 113
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Rooms with 1 Bed: 83
Rooms with 2 Beds: 30
Suites: 113
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Weekly
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Pool Info: Out door pool
Ownership: Placemakr
Policies / Expenses
Nightly Parking: $35
Total Taxes: 13.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Concierge service
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fitness and health center
  • Games room
  • Hairdryer available
  • Central heating
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jogging path
  • Kitchenette in room
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Pets allowed
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe in rooms
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Television
  • Terrace

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.

Parking Info

Covered Garage daily parking charges

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi

Cleaning Policies

Weekly cleaning, daily cleaning can be arranged on request.

Suggested AI Generated Itinerary

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: The Turn House - A farm-to-table restaurant serving delicious breakfast options. Located 1.8 miles from WhyHotel by Placemakr Columbia.
  • Lunch: Victoria Gastro Pub - A gastropub with a wide selection of craft beers and tasty lunch options. Located 3.2 miles from WhyHotel by Placemakr Columbia.
  • Dinner: The Iron Bridge Wine Company - A cozy restaurant offering a diverse menu and an extensive wine list. Located 2.5 miles from WhyHotel by Placemakr Columbia.
  • Activity: Merriweather Post Pavilion - An iconic outdoor concert venue hosting various live performances. Located 4.7 miles from WhyHotel by Placemakr Columbia.
  • Day 2

  • Breakfast: Bagel Bin & Deli - A local favorite for delicious bagels and breakfast sandwiches. Located 0.8 miles from WhyHotel by Placemakr Columbia.
  • Lunch: Clyde's of Columbia - A classic American restaurant with a relaxed atmosphere and tasty lunch options. Located 1.5 miles from WhyHotel by Placemakr Columbia.
  • Dinner: The Ale House Columbia - A casual restaurant with a diverse menu and a great selection of beers. Located 1.2 miles from WhyHotel by Placemakr Columbia.
  • Activity: Columbia Ice Rink - Enjoy ice skating and other fun activities at this nearby ice rink. Located 2.3 miles from WhyHotel by Placemakr Columbia.
  • Day 3

  • Breakfast: The Bagelry - A popular spot for fresh bagels and delicious breakfast options. Located 2.1 miles from WhyHotel by Placemakr Columbia.
  • Lunch: The Grille at Maple Lawn - A modern American restaurant with a diverse lunch menu. Located 5.6 miles from WhyHotel by Placemakr Columbia.
  • Dinner: The Kings Contrivance Restaurant - A fine dining establishment offering a sophisticated menu and elegant ambiance. Located 3.8 miles from WhyHotel by Placemakr Columbia.
  • Activity: Robinson Nature Center - Explore nature trails and learn about the local wildlife at this nearby nature center. Located 2.9 miles from WhyHotel by Placemakr Columbia.

Group vs. Individual Rates at Whyhotel by Placemakr Columbia

Rate fluctuations of Whyhotel by Placemakr Columbia

This chart illustrates trends of sleeping room prices for both our group quotes and the best online individual traveler prices we could find at the time the group/meeting bid was entered. The best group or meeting displayed is 33.7% in the month of May 2024 and the highest average individual rate is $226 in the month of May 2024. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Whyhotel by Placemakr Columbia in a month when rates are lower.

FAQs about Whyhotel by Placemakr Columbia

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11 AM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Whyhotel by Placemakr Columbia have?

There are 113 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

What parking is available at Whyhotel by Placemakr Columbia?

Covered Garage daily parking charges

How much does internet cost?

Complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi

Is there a gym at Whyhotel by Placemakr Columbia?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there a pool at Whyhotel by Placemakr Columbia?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Out door pool.

Can I get a group rate at Whyhotel by Placemakr Columbia?

Yes, you can get room block and/or discount for a group if you need 10+ rooms per night. The average groups saves around 8.0%.

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