Find the best place to stay — Columbus

Top rated rentals — Columbus
Destination guide

The riverside setting of Columbus is ready to explore

The area's museums and entertainment are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Columbus. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and riverfront, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Columbus

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Columbus is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rigdon Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Heath Park (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Fort Michell National Historic Site (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Lake Harding (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Columbus

The nearest airport is in Columbus, GA (CSG-Columbus Metropolitan), located 4.8 mi (7.8 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Columbus?

Whatever you're seeking in a vacation, you'll find a rental property in or around Columbus that's a perfect match. Why not try these on for size?:

  • "This Beautiful Location Will Warm Your Hearts And Make Your Stay All The More Pleasant" is popular with guests. Around 0.1 miles from Columbus, it has 2 bedrooms and plenty of amenities to help you feel at home, including a hair dryer and an oven.
  • "The Finch" - New Cheerful 3 Bedroom Uptown Bungalow" is another top-notch choice, offering 3 bedrooms, heating, a TV and more. It's around 1 mile from Columbus.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Columbus vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Columbus?

For a memorable experience, book one of Vrbo's tiny house rentals in Columbus. We warn you though — after you've experienced what it's like in a tiny house, the urge to move into one of thes pint-sized pads will be tough to resist!

  • Unwind and recharge at "Columbus First Tiny House Amenities And Charm". Located in Columbus, towels and a TV are just two of the amenities offered here.
  • Alternatively, get comfy at "Bumblebee Mansion W Tiny Home Historic Modern". Located in Columbus, this little gem comes with WiFi and a dryer.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Columbus?

We all deserve a break from time to time. If you're dreaming of a couple of lazy mornings lounging around in your PJs with a good book and a steaming coffee, you'll find some fantastic weekend getaways in and around Columbus. Check out a few of our favorites:

  • Get comfortable at "Timeless Midtown Craftsman Near The Riverfront". Located roughly 1 mile to the northeast of Columbus, this cozy escape has all you need for a chilled out stay, including games and nearby museums.
  • Otherwise, create new memories with your favorite people at "Thereddoorretreat - Luxury - Midtown", which is around 1 mile to the northeast of Columbus. You'll have use of heating, a smart TV and more here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Columbus?

Studio apartments are a simple yet stylish pick, ideally suited for traveling sweethearts or solo stays. Spend your days getting acquainted with your new surroundings and your nights kicking back in your comfy hideaway. These vacation rentals in or near Columbus are guaranteed to please:

  • One of our top picks is "Entire Upstairs Suite Private Entrance W". Book a few nights at this popular stay and you'll have access to towels and internet services.
  • Alternatively, use "The Dimon Cottage, Suite A" as a base to explore the best sights around you. This comfy stay offers a TV, a nearby laundromat and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Columbus?

Whether you need a compact apartment for you and your other half or a house with enough room for the family, short-term rentals are easy to find in and around Columbus. These retreats are an ideal base for a short and sweet stay:

  • For a memorable vacation, it's hard to go past "Unit B · Park Suite, 6min To Downtown 13min To Benning". It's nice and close to the center of Columbus, in addition to plenty of things to see and do.
  • "Pet Friendly Tudor Located Just 2 Miles From Uptown Columbus" is also ideally located. Settle in here and discover why many guests rate this property highly.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Columbus?

Big groups mean huge fun. They also mean finding a place that'll effortlessly fit your whole gang. Check out our large group vacation rentals in or around Columbus and get your loved ones together under the one roof:

  • You'll have ample room to spread out at "Light And Bright Historic Lake Bottom Park Charm". Around 1 mile east of Columbus, this impressive retreat has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 17 guests. Amenities include a garden and a kitchen.
  • Invite up to 12 of your friends to "Historic Camp Benning White House" and fill the place with love and laughter. This top option has 5 bedrooms and is around 2 miles to the east of central Columbus. It's crammed with features to keep your large group occupied, including a garden and a kitchen.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Columbus?

Nothing says fun times like a pool does. Dust off your inflatable swan and check out these rental houses in or near Columbus that feature this vacation necessity:

  • Treat your crew to a memorable break at "The Little Grey House". There's a lot to love about this getaway besides its pool, such as a travel crib and a barbecue grill.
  • "Nice, And Quite House With Fence In Back Yard" is the type of place you go to escape the everyday and appreciate your surroundings, starting with its awesome pool. Pet-friendly facilities and a toaster are also on hand to make your visit nice and comfortable.

Unsure how to pack your suitcase for your Columbus escape? This impressive destination has a humid subtropical climate. During the summer months, you can expect average temperatures of between 70 ºF and 90 ºF. Scroll through our range of Columbus vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more inspiration on where to stay.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Columbus?

Comfort, privacy and space are all essential to any successful family escape, and Vrbo's range of large family vacation rentals in and around Columbus offer an ideal solution. Here are a few for starters:

  • Sleeping up to 7 guests spread over 4 bedrooms, "The Avenue" is a popular choice with large families. It features a pool table and a garden and is located around 2 miles northeast of Columbus.
  • Another comfy family retreat is "Safe, Quiet Neighborhood, Minutes To Ft. Benning". Around 3 miles northeast of Columbus, it features 4 bedrooms, room for up to 7 guests, towels and cable/satellite TV services.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Columbus?

Absolutely. You'll find a good variety of one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Columbus. If you only need a small space, one of these popular properties is sure to be a perfect fit:

  • Check out "The Dimon Cottage, Suite A", a fabulous centrally located one-bedroom vacation property. A water park and a garden are among its useful amenities.
  • Or perhaps "The Chattahoochee Cottage Walk To River And Shops" is a better match. Another central one-bedroom option, this place has a garden, a kitchen and much more.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Columbus?

Yes you can. From modern apartments to cozy cabins, Vrbo is your one-stop-shop for great getaways. Smaller groups will appreciate these two-bedroom beauties in or near Columbus:

  • "This Beautiful Location Will Warm Your Hearts And Make Your Stay All The More Pleasant" is a perfect choice for smaller groups or families. In addition to two bedrooms, this relaxing stay offers handy amenities like a kitchen and an oven.
  • "Timeless Midtown Craftsman Near Ft Benning" is another terrific two-bedroom rental in the Columbus area. It offers useful amenities like a firepit and a kitchen.