Destination guide

Travel to historic Columbus

The area's history and churches are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Columbus. Well known for its riverfront, football games and shopping, this walkable city won't disappoint. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Columbus

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Columbus is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Moncrief Park (22.2 mi / 35.8 km)
  • McKee Park (23.6 mi / 38 km)
  • Macon Playfield (27.4 mi / 44.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Columbus

Fly into Columbus, MS (GTR-Golden Triangle Regional), the closest airport, located 9.7 mi (15.6 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Columbus?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 52 vacation rentals near Columbus. From 27 Houses to 16 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Columbus for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Columbus?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Columbus. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Magnolia Motor Speedway: 43 vacation rentals
  • Mississippi State University: 58 vacation rentals
  • Davis Wade Stadium: 57 vacation rentals
  • McKee Park: 58 vacation rentals
  • Starkville Community Theatre: 57 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Columbus listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Columbus?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 27 Houses in Columbus. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Columbus include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 16 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Columbus?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Columbus. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.