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The Nest (Campus Courtyard Loft at USC)

Emily & Jeff User Profile
Emily & Jeff

The Nest (Campus Courtyard Loft at USC)

Entire loft
2 guestsStudio1 bed1 bathroom
2 guests
1 bed
1 bathroom
Sparkling clean
16 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Emily & Jeff is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
95% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

This Twenties renovated loft is full of character & steps from the UofSC gates. Follow the brick path thru the hidden garden up onto your private patio. "Cozy, clean and comfortable", with a central campus location, fully furnished, private entrance, 3 blocks to 5 Points (shop/dine), a 4 min Uber to Vista, 16min walk to Colonial Life Arena, & 1 blk from Game Shuttle, park your car for free and walk! See our 3 other lofts around this courtyard...


Free parking on premises
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 double bed


74 Reviews

Andrea & Ben User Profile
Andrea & Ben
September 2019
A very nice, comfortable and beautifully decorated, centrally located little apartment in downtown Columbia. Would love to stay there again.
Malik User Profile
September 2019
To make very short and be precise. All the good reviews from in the review’s dialogue were absolutely right. Excellent place, people, and location. Thank you very much Emily & Jeff as you made my experience remarkable. Best, Malik
Jazmin User Profile
August 2019
Absolutely love this loft. Super comfy and convenient as it is closely located downtown. Everything you need is provided by Emily and Jeff. I really enjoy all of their lofts but this one thus far is my favorite.
Eva User Profile
August 2019
I highly recommend Emily & Jeff's Place. Very cozy with everything you could need and more. I was dropping my son at U of SC, so the location was absolutely perfect. Emily and Jeff communicated with me prior to my arrival and Emily met me in the driveway and showed me everything…
Pam User Profile
August 2019
Every time I stay at one of Emily and Jeff's lofts, I always find something new to both appreciate and be surprised by. Surely their properties must be the Gold Standard for thoughtful touches and amazing spaces. With every visit, I find some new addition to make my stay even…
Karen User Profile
August 2019
Awesome space and great hosts! They go above and beyond to make your stay comfortable!
Katie User Profile
August 2019
I stayed at The Nest when moving my daughter into Sims for her Freshman year at USC. What an amazing location! Emily was super helpful and easy to work with and the accommodations were just perfect. It was so nice to come back to The Nest after a long day of moving and relax! We…

Hosted by Emily & Jeff

Columbia, SCJoined in December 2016
Emily & Jeff User Profile
385 Reviews
Emily & Jeff is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
We are a husband/wife team that strive to provide our guests with a clean, cozy, and stylish alternative to a generic hotel. We enjoy meeting our guests and personally welcoming them to Soda City. We only open our calendar a few months in advance, so if there is a future date…
Interaction with guests
The hosts live nearby, prefer to meet the guests, help them get settled and after that are always available when needed for tips, advice or if any problems should arise. When booking for longer periods, we can arrange your choice of additional options for cleaning for a small fee…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 3PM - 12AM (midnight)
Checkout: 11AM
3PM - 12AM (midnight)

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events