Hotel and Visitor Information
Conference Venue and Hotel Accomodations
The 2017 MCMLA Annual Conference will be held at the historic Tiger Hotel in downtown Columbia, Missouri. Located in the heart of the District, the Tiger Hotel is near restaurants, shops, and the University of Missouri Campus.
A limited number of rooms have been set aside at a special conference rate for MCMLA attendees. Please contact the hotel directly for reservations and ask for the MCMLA conference rate.
Parking is $4.00 per day or $12.00 overnight. Overnight parking is in the city garage across the street and is charged to the room. Valet service is available from 8am - 11pm daily.
For other accomodations in the Columbia area, please consult the Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureau
Columbia is served by three airports: Columbia Regional (COU), Lambert St. Louis International (STL), and Kansas City International (MCI).
Columbia Regional is approximately 1/2 hour from downtown and is serviced by American and United Airlines. There are multiple flights daily from Chicago O'Hare, Denver, and Dallas/Ft. Worth airports. Travelers coming to Columbia will need to transit to Denver, Dallas or Chicago first before continuing on to Missouri.
Lambert St. Louis International is approximately 1 1/2 - 2 hours and Kansas City International is approximately 2 1/4 - 2 1/2 hours from Columbia. Both airports serve most major airlines.
To/From Columbia Regional Airport:
Car rental is available at the terminal from Hertz and Enterprise. Reservations are recommended.
Taxi/Uber service from Columbia Regional to the hotel is also available. Rates for either run approximately $18-25 from the airport to downtown Columbia.
To/From St. Louis or Kansas City:
Car rental is available at either airport.
Shared shuttle service is available from MoX (St. Louis and Kansas City) or EZ-Go (St. Louis only). Rates vary.
Hertz Rent-a-Car: (573) 449-0077 (local)
Enterprise Rent-a-Car: (573) 442-3254 (local)
Taxi Terry’s: (573) 441-1414
Rick's Taxi: (573) 449-6282 or 449-6284
5 Star Taxi: (573-449-7827
MoX: (573) 256-1991 (local)
EZ-Go: (573) 817-1000