Where to stay around Columbia, IL?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 202 vacation rentals near Columbia. From 95 Condos/Apartments to 83 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Columbia for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Columbia?

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

  • Soulard: 49 vacation rentals
  • Tower Grove South: 79 vacation rentals
  • Shaw: 82 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 243 vacation rentals
  • Downtown West: 69 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Columbia?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 95 Condos/Apartments in Columbia. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Columbia include:

  • Houses: 83 rentals available
  • Studios: 79 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 13 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bed & breakfasts and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Columbia?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Columbia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    The friendly city of Columbia awaits you

    Experience the unique character of Columbia with a stay in a vacation home rental. This welcoming city allures visitors with its restaurants and shopping. Busch Stadium and Gateway Arch are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

    Activities and attractions in and around Columbia

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Columbia a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Grants Farm (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
    • St. Louis Zoo (13 mi / 20.8 km)
    • Triple Lakes Golf Course (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
    • Eckert’s Millstadt Farm (6 mi / 9.7 km)
    • World Aquarium (12 mi / 19.4 km)
    • St. Louis Children's Aquarium (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Columbia

    Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Columbia is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Missouri Botanical Gardens and Arboretum (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
    • Sylvan Springs County Park (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
    • Jefferson Barracks Historic Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
    • Sister Marie Charles Park (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
    • Bellerive Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
    • Willmore Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)