The Wingate is located at the intersection of I-70 and Hwy 63 in Columbia. The hotel is minutes away from three major colleges - the University of Missouri, Columbia College and Stephens College. Major medical facilities are a short distance away as well. The University of Missouri Women's and Children's Hospital, Thompson Center for Autism, Columbia Orthopaedic Group, Columbia Eye Consultants, and Urology Associates, are all within a half mile of the Wingate Hotel. In addition, the University of Missouri Hospital, VA Hospital, and Boone Hospital are a short drive away. The area is home to many key business organizations, shopping, restaurants, and state-of-the-art sports facilities.