We use cookies to provide you with the best browsing experience. The data collected by cookies is used to optimise the website for our users and deliver an appropriate service and relevant information to you. By using our site we assume you’re aware and agree to use the cookies for this purpose.

Destination Photo

Columbia, SC Vacation Rentals

Columbia South Carolina Travel Guide

Columbia is the capital of the state of South Carolina, but it's much more than just government buildings. This historical city has evolved into a growing modern metropolitan area that is proud of its heritage and embraces the future at the same time.

Things to Do in Columbia South Carolina

New business and centuries-old tradition contrast harmoniously around town in places like the South Carolina State House, the Columbia Museum of Art, and the modern South Carolina State Museum. Head right into the downtown area to find all sorts of boutiques and shops, as well as restaurants, and cafes offering succulent southern dishes.

Best Time to Visit Columbia South Carolina

The weather in Columbia makes the city a year-round spot thanks to its hot summers and mild winters. However, the popular Columbia International Festival takes place in April and brings food, shopping, and live entertainment together.

Price and Availability Index in Columbia

Most expensive
Most availability
, , , , , , , , , , , Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec 1 , 0.9 , 0.8 , 0.7 , 0.6 , 0.5 , 0.4 , 0.3 , 0.2 , 0.1 , 0 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec 1 , 0.9 , 0.8 , 0.7 , 0.6 , 0.5 , 0.4 , 0.3 , 0.2 , 0.1 , 0 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec 1 , 0.9 , 0.8 , 0.7 , 0.6 , 0.5 , 0.4 , 0.3 , 0.2 , 0.1 , 0
Powered by:
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Columbia is in October, while the cheapest month is in February. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Columbia is in the high season in August. Columbia has its low season in February, 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 Tuesday, 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 Sundays.

The Weather in Columbia

82º 29º
2.79
87º 36º
3.11
96º 47º
4.88
100º 63º
3.11
100º 66º
5.42
96º 64º
3.8
96º 68º
6.81
93º 40º
5.52
82º 29º
5.98
74º 28º
6.23
74º 16º
2.31
82º 30º
1.53
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Rainy days
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Columbia. The warmest months in Columbia are June and July, when temperatures reach 100 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 16 ˚F. The wettest month in Columbia is September with 6.81 inches of rain, while the driest month is February with 1.53 inches of rain.

What Expert Travelers Think

Vacation Rentals in Columbia

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, priceline, VRBO and more. We have 1,135 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Columbia ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Columbia comes in at $15 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $202 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Columbia, then you can choose from over 412 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. We have 104 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 60 accommodations that have gym facilities. Driving to Columbia? Then choose one of the 407 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 87 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

AllTheRooms has 92 pet-friendly places to stay in Columbia, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

In Columbia AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 5 providers, including 370 places to stay from Airbnb, 22 accommodations from priceline and 22 places to stay from VRBO.

590 of our places to stay in Columbia have been rated by previous guests. They rated 62% as excellent or good. You can instantly book any of 276 places to stay right now.