Area Attractions

Discover the perfect starting point for your Sumter adventure in our downtown accommodations, located just minutes away from the city's top attractions, such as, Swan Lake Iris Gardens and the Sumter Opera House. Guests visiting nearby Morris College or Prisma Health in Columbia, South Carolina, will also find that our downtown location provides easy access to shops, restaurants and entertainment options when the day is done.

Hyatt Place Sumter / Downtown

18 N Main St
Sumter, South Carolina, United States, 29150



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Local Attractions

Morris College

Morris College was founded in 1908 by the Baptist Educational and Missionary Convention and is one of the prominent Historically Black Colleges (HBC) in South Carolina. Today it is a four-year, liberal arts institution open to students of all ethnicities.

Patriot Park Athletic Complex and Activities Center

Dog-walkers, runners, and youth athletes alike have reason to visit Patriot Park, where 1.5 miles of trails surround baseball and soccer fields.

Bobby Richardson Complex

Headed to a youth baseball tournament? It’s probably being held at the Bobby Richardson Complex, a six-field space with its own observation tower and picnic area

Good Natured River Tours

Broaden your environmental scope and tour the Indian River Lagoon, which is home to thousands of unique plant species. The tour goes through one of North America’s most densely populated estuaries to see wildlife like Bottlenose Dolphins, manatees and a variety of sea birds.

Swan Lake Iris Gardens

Swan Lake Iris Gardens is a 150-acre park located in Sumter, South Carolina, known for its extensive collection of Japanese iris flowers and resident mute swans. The gardens also feature walking paths, a boardwalk, and a butterfly garden, making it a popular destination for nature enthusiasts and photographers.

Sumter Opera House

The Sumter Opera House is a historic performing arts venue located in Sumter, South Carolina. Built in 1894, the building features a stunning Victorian-style architecture and hosts a variety of events including concerts, plays, and dance performances.

Prisma Health/Columbia, South Carolina

Prisma Health is a regional academic medical center and hospital, providing care to the Columbia, South Carolina community with primary and specialty healthcare, including cancer and heart care, women’s health and orthopedics.

​Local Food + Drink


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Hamptons features regional American cuisine with an Italian accent, all in a unique and inviting atmosphere in Sumter. Hamptons provides an ideal destination for business luncheons or relaxation and entertainment. Executive Chef, Raffaele Dall’Erta, formerly of the Inn at Little Washington by way of Milan, Italy, offers classic weekday lunch menus, evening dinners


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Sidebar is most popular for our in-house smoked meat, whiskey selection and craft beer! We also offer a wide variety of menu options from seafood, hand cut french fries and fresh made salads to keep everyone in the family happy. Catch us on Tuesday nights for our special Taco Tuesday!


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Rafters is a casual yet chic rooftop restaurant in a beautiful, historic building serving up American food with an Italian twist. The chef changes the menu frequently, but features dishes like fried oysters with Asian slaw, and togarashi crusted tuna. On cooler nights cozy up by the fireplace and enjoy the fresh Southern air. Located on the second floor in Hamptons (33 N Main St)

Sumter Original Brewery

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OPENING SPRING 2020! Enjoy the full bar, get the party going in our game room, or sit back and relax on our rooftop in the heart of downtown Sumter. This 15 barrel brewery will produce world-class beer of a wide variety to share with friends and family.


Enjoy casual dining at this ranch-style space eatery known for grilled beef and other American dishes.