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Find the perfect rental pad in Colombia

Crisscrossed by the towering Andes, carpeted with lush rainforest and dotted with thriving coffee plantations, Colombia is a place of stunning natural beauty, that welcomes visitors to play in the surf, climb the mountains and explore the jungle. Emerging from a troubled past, Colombia's cities are fast becoming safe places, where visitors peacefully wander twisting streets and admire the attractive colonial and medieval buildings. Seeking the perfect base? Colombia vacation rentals provide air-conditioned comfort as you embrace your inner adventurer.

Things to do

Discover awe-inspiring architecture in Colombia

The remarkable Salt Cathedral of Zipaquira is a must-see attraction, while Cartagena draws travelers with its stunning colonial architecture, Castle of San Felipe and San Pedro Claver Church. Your Colombia vacation rental will be the ideal base from which to take trips to beautiful spots, with the main draws here including the idyllic Rosario Islands, the spectacular El Chiflon waterfall and the Great Rock of El Penol, which provides breathtaking views. Elsewhere, the Amazon cannot be missed, with kayak and canoe trips available for those seeking a little adventure.


Outdoor adventures in stunning Colombia

With a stunning coastline that extends from the Pacific Ocean to the Caribbean Sea, water sports are a huge draw for visitors to Colombia. From kitesurfing and rafting to kayaking and scuba diving, the gorgeous sandy beaches and warm waters are a haven for adventurers, with Colombia vacation rentals offering a peaceful retreat after exciting days spent hiking in the rainforest, visiting coffee plantations and exploring museums. The majestic Andes beckon those keen to experience traditional music, culture and delectable local cuisine, including suckling pig and tamales.


Tropical summers in Colombia

Located in the north-east corner of South America, Colombia has a tropical climate that brings hot summers with high humidity, especially in the coastal areas. Temperatures vary, according to altitude, with upland and mountainous areas cooler during the day, and freezing at night during the winter months. Bogota is spring-like throughout the year, with cooler days and nights, while the Amazon region is hot and humid all year long. The rainy season runs from May through November, so be sure to pack accordingly if visiting at this time.

Natural features

Explore rainforests and mountains in natural Colombia

Bordered by the Caribbean Sea and Pacific Ocean, Colombia is a South American country that stretches inland from the picturesque north-west coast. Its border neighbors are Panama, Brazil, Ecuador, Venezuela and Peru. The country's coastal areas are marked by low mountains and marshes, while further inland, the majestic Andes stretch out in 3 towering ranges. The lush rainforests and vibrant jungles of the Amazon cover more than half of Colombia, but there are also flat prairies, where grasses dance in the wind.

How many vacation rentals are available around Colombia?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 4,649 vacation rentals around Colombia. From 107 villa rentals to 1,107 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Colombia?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Colombia. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Cartagena: 1,171 vacation rentals
  • El Poblado: 552 vacation rentals
  • Cartagena Walled City: 343 vacation rentals
  • Bogotá: 764 vacation rentals
  • Cali: 268 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Colombia! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Colombia?

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

  • Cartagena: 1,171 rentals
  • Bogotá: 764 rentals
  • Cali: 268 rentals
  • Medellin: 1,042 rentals
  • Santa Marta: 350 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Colombia?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Colombia are:

  • San Andres (ADZ-Gustavo Rojas Pinilla Intl.): 116 vacation rentals
  • Cartagena (CTG-Rafael Nunez Intl.): 1,139 vacation rentals
  • Girardot (GIR-Santiago Vila): 111 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Colombia?

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

  • Tayrona National Natural Park: 340 rentals
  • Manizales: 31 rentals
  • San Fernando Fort: 1,168 rentals
  • Poblado Park: 1,040 rentals
  • Rosario Islands Oceanarium: 45 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Colombia listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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