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While planning your visit to Fort Benning, be sure to explore everything that Columbus, GA has to offer. Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast, history lover, art buff or foodie–you can go all out in Columbus.

Plus no one offers more authentic, eclectic southern cuisine.

Don’t leave without a Segway ride on the Riverwalk. Or take flight on a zip line that stretches from Georgia to Alabama, 125 ft. over the Chattahoochee River.   

As Georgia’s 2nd largest city and Fort Benning’s closest neighbor, Columbus’ overnight accommodations offer 5,000+ rooms. It’s no wonder that we play host to thousands of Fort Benning visitors each year.

To learn more about Fort Benning area hotels, check out or give us a call at 706-322-1613 and let us help you find the perfect hotel for yourself or your group.

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You’ll find a variety of Columbus, GA/Fort Benning hotels to suit your individual needs. Convenient to Fort Benning, unique attractions, local dining and shopping throughout the area, our hotels allow you to stay in style and stay on budget on your next trip to Fort Benning. 

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Satisfy your craving in Uptown or Midtown Columbus. Choose from familiar national and regional restaurants or enjoy our unique local flavor and taste all that Columbus has to offer. Here is just a sampling of the more than 500 restaurants in Columbus. 

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While you’re visiting Fort Benning plan to stay a while, and go all out in Columbus, GA. From Broadway shows from the “great white way” to the longest urban whitewater course in the world, Columbus offers an array of one of a kind experiences and entertainment. From the history of the foot soldier, the Civil War and prisoners of war – Columbus is home to nationally acclaimed military museums. Columbus has so many must see must see and do places for your bucket list. Start checking your list now! 

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From bustling shopping centers to unique local boutique and antique shopping in the heart of the city, Columbus offers numerous places for the savvy shopper. Check out Uptown, Midtown, or North Lake for apparel, accessories, gifts, and more. The possibilities are endless.

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If you are visiting the Columbus area for a military graduation at Fort Benning, a military reunion or just for fun, call the Columbus, GA Convention & Visitors Bureau at 800-999-1613. Or, check out for all of the travel resources we offer our visitors.

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