Ellicott City hotels provide travelers with a number of different lodging experiences to consider, at least if you add in the Columbia hotels. The nearby city of Columbia is where you will find a number of chain brand establishments with clean rooms that are full of good amenities. Those who are looking to stay at Ellicott City hotels that are actually in town will be limited to bed and breakfast inns, and there is at least one resort in the area for those who prefer going that route. Whatever you ultimately decide, it is worth noting that Ellicott City lodging is relatively expensive on the whole. This has a lot to do with the fact that city has an upscale appeal and is found just 35 miles from Washington D.C. There are some options for cheap Ellicott City hotels, however, should you wish to save your money for other activities or attractions.
Should a certain amount of luxury be the aim when looking for Ellicott City hotels, it is hard to top the Hilton Columbia. You can find this excellent Hilton hotel where a number of main roads meet, making it convenient for car trips to area destinations such as Ellicott City and Baltimore. A fresh modern decor characterizes the comfortable rooms and suites, with standard amenities including complimentary high-speed Internet access, cable TV, a clock radio, data ports, a work desk with an ergonomic chair, a two-line phone with voicemail, a coffee maker, a hair dryer, and an iron. Should you book a larger suite at the Hilton Columbia near Ellicott City, added perks include a wet bar, a mini refrigerator, a microwave, a second TV, and plenty of extra living space. As for the hotel facilities, they include a fitness room, an indoor swimming pool, a business center, meeting rooms, a casual restaurant that is open from morning until night, and a bar that stays open until 11 p.m. Room service is available during the restaurant hours should you prefer dining in to visiting a restaurant.
Most of the chain brand Ellicott City lodging establishments that are found less than ten miles away in Columbia are all about comfort and convenience, and they include the Residence Inn Columbia. When you're not enjoying everything that nearby Ellicott City has to offer during a stay at the Residence Inn Columbia, you can easily access Baltimore attractions such as M&T Park and the Museum of Industry. When you get back to the hotel, your inviting suite will be a fabulous place to unwind. In addition to a tasteful decor, each of the 108 suites features a full kitchen, and guest grocery shopping services are available. Other standard amenities include a desk with an ergonomic chair, free high-speed Internet access, cable TV, two phones with voicemail, a sofa, a sitting chair, a hair dryer, and an iron. Outside of the guest units, the facilities include a guest BBQ and picnic area, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center. Adding to the allure of a stay at this enticing Ellicott City lodging is the fact that buffet breakfasts are included in the rates, as are evening receptions.
Some Baltimore area visitors have a resort stay in mind, and should you be one of them, you might consider making The Hotel at Turf Valley (pictured) your regional base. Found among rolling hills just outside of Ellicott City, this resort offers amenities and facilities that cater to both leisure and business travelers. Many corporate meetings are held here, with plenty of business deals most likely being worked out on the golf course. There are two quality golf courses at Turf Valley and special vacation packages that include golfing privileges are available. If the golf courses don't pique your interest, maybe the spa or the signature restaurant will. There are any number of reasons to book a stay at The Hotel at Turf Valley, with the accommodations options being just one more. In addition to rooms and suites, guests can also rent a two or three-bedroom villa that is more akin to a vacation rental than a hotel room. The suites offer more comfort and amenities than the rather standard rooms if you want to upgrade your accommodations.
When looking for cheap Ellicott City hotels, the Extended Stay America Columbia offers some good rooms at a good price. As for anyone who is interested in going the B&B route and actually staying in town, the Wayside Inn B&B should not be overlooked. The former is designed for longer stays, and the guest suites feature convenient kitchens, Internet access for a fair fee, and some other welcoming amenities. As for the Wayside Inn B&B, it leans more towards the luxury side, with the rooms offering many of the comforts that you would expect to enjoy in a relatively upscale home's master bedroom. In the most upscale unit, amenities include a wood burning fireplace and a high-quality stereo. The Wayside Inn B&B might not be a good pick for those who are interested in cheap Ellicott City hotels, as the rates are relatively high. That being said, guests get a lot for their money, with the full breakfasts being one of the more tantalizing perks.