Columbia Vacation Rentals

Our Favorite Vacation Rentals in Columbia

  • Cozy & private guest room
     Family Stay
    Booking.com
    From
    $75
  • The Sweet Home near Washington DC
    GoodHome/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $126
  • The White House
     Home/Apartment
    Booking.com
    From
    $79
  • The White House: Cozy Downstairs Apartment
     Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $108
  • The White House: Airy Upstairs Apartment
     3br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $142
  • Luxury apt in the heart of Columbia
    Good2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $203
  • Columbia Residence
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $189
  • Cosy Apartment in Washington/Baltimore area
    ExcellentStudio
    Airbnb
    From
    $76

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Columbia Vacation Rentals with a Pool

  • Beautiful private guest suite in Clarksville
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $127
  • Victorian Gothic Castle Mansion
    Excellent4br Mansion
    Airbnb
    From
    $706
  • Luxury modern apartment (hotel-style pool view)
    GoodHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $127
  • ..Define Gentry.. luxury, convenience, perks O my!
    NiceHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $87

Columbia Vacation Rentals with Wi-Fi

  • The Duchess of Font Hill (TINY HOUSE)
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $150
  • Charming Apartment in Historic Neighborhood
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $150
  • Beautiful Home Near Baltimore
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $54
  • WELCOME HOME: WASH DC BALTIMORE AREA. SALE!
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $128

Columbia Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals

  • The Halethorpe Homestead
     Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $184
  • Luxury Townhouse, 3 BR, 2.5 bath near Fort Meade
    Good3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $243
  • Beautiful Colonial Home
    Good4br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $932
  • Shaheen's
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $270

Columbia Travel Guide

Columbia is a family-based community located in Howard County, Maryland. It promotes many family-oriented activities just perfect for a family vacation like learning history at landmarks and museums, outdoor fun at parks and recreational centers, shopping and hanging out at malls, and dining in amazing little restaurants. So for those that are looking for a great vacation spot to spend some good old quality family time, then visit Columbia, Maryland.

Things to Do in Columbia

Enjoy and try some good outdoor fun at Lake Kittamaqundi. This spot is made up of a trail around the man made lake, different kinds of wildlife, beautiful landscapes, amazing restaurants, and boating in the summer.

Learn about Columbia's nature preserve at the Robinson Nature Center. The Robinson Nature Center is a certified green building that has major attractions including green roofs, solar panels, beehives, displays of real snakes and, of course hiking trails for peaceful walks. Kids love this place and its a great place to spend time with family.

Looking for another family hangout spot? Visit Columbia's mall. The mall has over 200 varied shops and stores for everyone, a bowling alley, lively games and arcades, plenty of eateries, and a movie theatre.

Hike, fish, and bike at Lake Elkhorn Park. This park is a beautiful spot for peaceful walks and is engaging for the kids. There is a playground and also the occasional sightings of beavers, fish, and blue herons.

Attend a concert at the Merriweather Post Pavillon, which has a full calendar of events. This amphitheater features amazing concerts of various genres like rock, classical, country, rhythm, jazz, hip-hop, and electronica. The outdoor setting of this spot presents a natural atmosphere with large video screens and state of the art sound systems. It's an amazing place to enjoy music and hang out with friends.

Also, visit Toby's Dinner Theatre for a combination of entertainment and delicious food. Enjoy a large range of shows like award-winning Broadway musicals while also diving into a buffet dinner. This is a perfect spot for family and friends of all ages to have a good time.

While vacationing in Columbia, drive a few miles to the neighboring Ellicott City and visit Clark's Elioak Farm. The farm presents an exciting experience for the whole family with fun activities like pony rides, an enchanted forest, hay wagon rides, a cow train ride, a petting farm, a pumpkin patch, and the country store that sells gifts, food, and treats. The experience here is truly a charming one.

Best Places to Stay in Columbia

Explore different options of accommodation on AllTheRooms to complete the perfect vacation. There are accommodations ranging from villas, cabins, and hotels with amazing features like full kitchens and living rooms.

Best Time to Visit Columbia

Visit the beautiful city of Columbia during the summer for warm weather activities between June to September. Or visit between December and March for snowy fun.

Best Events in Columbia

Columbia is a beautiful city with many festivals and events like The Columbia Festival of the Arts. It is a four week-long art festival that features concerts, family activities, exhibitions, world-class performances, and so much more.

Another fun event in Columbia, Maryland is the Wine in the Woods event that is held annually in this little city. The event features gourmet food, live bands, wine tastings, and seminars covering topics in wine tasting and the history of wine in Maryland.

Visiting Columbia in late June or early July? Stick around for the Fourth of July fireworks. This event is a family firework extravaganza with fun activities like a family picnic.

Don't miss out on the Symphony of Lights Festival in Columbia. This event is one of the most popular festivals around and it features beautiful Christmas lights shaped in different holiday images, ice skating rinks, and holiday foods and drink.

Price and Availability in Columbia

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

The Weather in Columbia

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Columbia. The hottest month in Columbia is June, when temperatures peak at 95 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 0 ˚F. The wettest month in Columbia is February with 6.43 inches of rain, while the driest month is December with 0.14 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Columbia

At AllTheRooms.com we have rentals from all of the leading providers - Airbnb, Priceline, Bed and Breakfast and many more. Columbia has 328 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, extravagant travelers and everything in between. A vacation in Columbia can be budget-friendly - our lowest price vacation rental is available at $18 a night. A typical rental in Columbia costs on average $84 per night.

If you want an internet connection during your stay in Columbia, then you can choose from over 117 accommodations that have WiFi internet. 15 of our accommodations come with breakfast in the price. Fitness fanatics can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 17 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you are driving to Columbia, you'll want to pick from 111 places to stay that provide parking. 13 places to stay come with a pool or jacuzzi

AllTheRooms has 16 pet-friendly places to stay in Columbia, so if you're traveling with your pet you won't have any problems.

150 accommodations in Columbia have been reviewed; 65% are rated excellent or good. 96 accommodations allow instant booking.

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