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Columbia, MO Vacation Rentals

Columbia Travel Guide

Midway between St. Louis and Kansas City is the city of Columbia, Missouri.

Things to Do in Columbia

The city is a charming mix of natural parks and a modern and bustling college town. The University of Missouri is a major focal point of the town. Visitors can tour its campus or visit some of the museums in the area such as the Museum of Anthropology, or the Museum of Art and Archaeology.

Columbia also offers visitors many opportunities to enjoy nature and nature-related activities. Rock Bridge Memorial Park is great for hiking and exploring caves, and Finger Lakes State Park is ideal for off-roading and kayaking.

Best Time to Visit Columbia

The weather in Columbia features warm climate during the months of June to August, but peak travel season extends to the months of May and October.

Price and Availability in Columbia

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Columbia is in September, while the cheapest month is in March. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Columbia is in the high season in July. Columbia has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Columbia tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Columbia tend to be busiest on Fridays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The Weather in Columbia

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Columbia. The hottest month in Columbia is May, when temperatures peak at 100 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -9 ˚F. The wettest month in Columbia is October with 5.59 inches of rain, while the driest month is April with 0.45 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Columbia

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, priceline, VRBO and more. AllTheRooms has 1,001 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Columbia, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. A trip to Columbia can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $13 per night. On average, a place to stay in Columbia will cost you $139 per night.

Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Columbia can pick from 407 places to stay that provide WiFi. 103 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 42 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you are driving to Columbia, you'll want to pick from 408 places to stay that provide parking. 62 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 117 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

We combine a wide variety of Columbia accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 7 providers, including 360 places to stay from Airbnb, 33 accommodations from priceline and 27 places to stay from VRBO.

579 of our accommodations in Columbia have been reviewed and rated. 68% are rated excellent or good. 277 accommodations allow instant booking.