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.
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.
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.
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.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Columbia. The hottest month in Columbia is June, when temperatures peak at 97 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 23 ˚F. The wettest month in Columbia is July with 6.84 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 1.23 inches of rain.
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Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Columbia can pick from 1200 places to stay that provide WiFi. 285 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 159 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Columbia by car, be sure to choose from 1176 accommodations that provide parking. 231 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi
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