Discover a selection of 161 vacation rentals in Columbia Heights that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $56 per night, and condos and houses are popular options for a stay in Columbia Heights. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The exciting city of Columbia Heights awaits you

Take a vacation to Columbia Heights and enjoy the area's architecture, art galleries and theater scene. This cosmopolitan city is known for its wildlife, restaurants and bars. White House and Ford's Theater are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Columbia Heights

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Columbia Heights a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Six Flags America (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Francis Pool (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • National Aquarium (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Volta Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Rock Creek Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Columbia Heights

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Columbia Heights is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Great Falls Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Meridian Hill Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Rock Creek Trail Exercise Course (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Franklin Square (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Farragut Square (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Soapstone Valley Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Columbia Heights

The nearest airport is in Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), located 5.5 mi (8.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to College Park, MD (CGS), which is 6.8 mi (11 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Columbia Heights Station to easily navigate the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Columbia Heights?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 161 vacation rentals around Columbia Heights. From 91 condo and apartment rentals to 68 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.