Where to stay around Columbia?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 5,868 vacation rentals near Columbia. From 2,846 Hotels to 1,479 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 Columbia for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Columbia?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Columbia:

  • Georgetown: 1,705 vacation rentals
  • Dupont Circle: 940 vacation rentals
  • Capitol Hill: 531 vacation rentals
  • Foggy Bottom: 1,356 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 1,773 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Merriweather Post Pavilion: 513 vacation rentals
  • The Mall in Columbia: 462 vacation rentals
  • Baltimore Inner Harbor Marina: 250 vacation rentals
  • United States Capitol: 3,890 vacation rentals
  • D.C. Chamber of Commerce: 3,269 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Columbia 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 Hotels in Columbia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 2,846 Hotels in Columbia. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Columbia include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,479 rentals available
  • Studios: 1,254 rentals available
  • Houses: 993 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Columbia?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2,501 vacation rentals with pool available in Columbia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    The lively city of Columbia awaits you

    Take a vacation to Columbia and enjoy the area's live music, theater scene and festivals. This city's shopping, local tours and bird watching draw many visitors. National Aquarium in Baltimore and B&O Railroad Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

    Activities and attractions in and around Columbia

    Do you want to find things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Columbia a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • National Aquarium in Baltimore (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
    • Timbers at Troy Golf Course (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
    • Diamond Ridge Golf Course (9.3 mi / 15 km)
    • Fairland Sports and Athletic Complex (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
    • Cross Creek Golf Club (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
    • Northwest Golf Course (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Columbia

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Columbia is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Centennial Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Benjamin Banneker Historical Park & Museum (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
    • Patapsco Valley State Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
    • Milford Mill Park and Swim Club (11.8 mi / 19 km)
    • Northwest Regional Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
    • Carroll Park (13 mi / 20.8 km)