10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Columbia, Maryland - Updated 2022

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Offering some of the best suburban vibes, Columbia, as you might already know, is rated as one of the best places to live in the state of Maryland. This is a peaceful and charming place where you can also find a lot of activities to do while exploring the city. From recreational facilities, shopping centers, restaurants, entertainment, or even nature, it is a community with a large variety of attractions for the whole family to enjoy. So, if you are traveling to Columbia and you’re looking for a place to stay during your vacation, then keep scrolling down and find out some of their best Airbnb vacation rentals in Columbia, Maryland.

1. Modern house with garden (from USD 95)

This one is definitely an enchanting and modern house, and it is also located in a peaceful neighborhood, within 10 to 15 minutes on foot from a grocery store and some restaurants. It’s the perfect place for a romantic getaway for the two of you. Its upscale amenities include a private bathroom with bath essentials, a fully equipped kitchen, one queen bed with linen included, an indoor fireplace, A/C and heating, one crib, a TV, Wi-Fi, and a beautiful garden where you can enjoy some peace and quiet away from the busy city life.

Restful, Serene Home in Columbia
Columbia, Maryland, United States
154 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was super comfortable with lots of great amenities like a smart tv and keurig coffee machine
the couch and the bed were very comfortable
clean bright accessible quiet and complete with all amenities - full kitchen wifi etc
everything is very well thought-out including touch lamps and automatic lighting for night time bathroom or kitchen trips
the added bonus was we realized you could lay in bed and still see the tv
very clean and comfortable space
great place very clean and cozy
very well stocked clean and comfortable
the space was exactly as described clean and comfortable
jeanne's place was clean comfortable and stylish
very nice host and good communications
jeanne was the sweetest host with an amazing place
jeanne was a kind and gracious host
host jeannie takes care of everything and treats you like family
she is very responsive and organized
it was pretty central to everything
great location decor and price
would recommend to anyone great location close to everything
the location was also great just a short drive from restaurants and shopping
her location was perfect for our needs
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2. Full condo for the whole family (from USD 80)

This one is an absolute charm with 1100 square feet (102.2 square meters), it’s the right place for the perfect vacation for you and your family. This beautiful house can accommodate up to six guests very comfortably and the host always makes sure that you’ll have everything you need, including free breakfast, a fully equipped kitchen, queen beds, single beds for guests, private bathroom with bath essentials, Wi-Fi, TV with Netflix to chill, A/C, heating, and much more. Besides these fantastic features, the house is also about five minutes by foot from Howard County Hospital, grocery store, walking trails, and is a 2-miles (3.2 kilometers) driving distance from Columbia Mall and Howard County Community College.

Superhost Sue's Pretty Home: Full Condo, Carport
Columbia, Maryland, United States
69 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
they made sure the condo was stocked with breakfast foods and essentials
the beds are quite comfortable and she provides plenty of pillows extra bedding etc
very comfortable place to stay
bathroom is clean clean clean
clean cozy and comfortable
the unit was very clean and well maintained
was a clean pleasant place to stay
kitchen was clean and well maintained
sue is a really nice host
sue is a great host and friend
sue was very responsive to all questions and made sure we felt at home
sue is very responsive host
she is kind and considerate
location was great
great stay and convenient location
its a cute house close to the mall and freeways
we liked the close proximity to the merriweather
parking was a breeze & the location was ideal
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3. Private room for solo adventurers (from USD 35)

Very spacious room ideal for a single adventurer to stay while visiting Columbia. This place is great and very well located, within walking distance to Columbia Mall, Downtown Columbia, Merriweather Post Pavillion, restaurants, and a 30-minute drive from Washington DC and Baltimore. The room amenities include Wi-Fi, TV, heating, A/C, mini-fridge, microwave, shared bathroom with bath essentials, and one queen-sized bed. You will definitely have everything you need during your stay.

Huge Rm3 near ColumbiaMall HowardGeneral Howard CC
Columbia, Maryland, United States
23 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
great host very hospitable
edwards is a great host
the host is very accommodating and everything else is close by and easy to get to
great place to stay with available public transit in walking distance
amazing place a must stay
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4. Exclusive den for couples (from USD 50)

This charming stylish house is perfect for a weekend getaway, just for the two of you. Once you are here, you will be amazed about some of the house amenities, including free breakfast, Wi-Fi, TV in the living room, a private bathroom with bath essentials, one queen bed with linen included, heating, A/C, and an eating area that offers you a fully stocked mini-fridge, a microwave, and a coffee maker. It’s located within a 40-minute drive from Washington DC and a 20-minute drive from Baltimore. If you want to take a stroll, the downtown area is closeby with access to some local coffee shops and restaurants to try.

Pat's Place
Columbia, Maryland, United States
11 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi was good
a good bed nice bathroom and the softest blanket ever
it was quiet very private - with it's own entrance very clean and very well stocked
my hostess became a fast friend and was very communicative and helpful polite lovely and warm
marta is a great host and there when you need her very nice family and very accommodating
marta and her family were absolutely lovely to interact with and very responsive whenever i initiated any communication
marta is very kind and congenial and there were veyr thoughtful touches
good location as well
the location was very convenient and also very clean
this location was spotless and comfortable
i can’t say enough good words about marta’s place
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5. Sophisticated apartment with private entrance

This awesome yet sophisticated place is ideal for a couple’s retreat. This is a 1,000 square feet (92.9 sqm) apartment that can accommodate up to three guests inside. Its upscale amenities include Wi-Fi, TV, A/C and heating, one queen bed and one sofa bed, a private bathroom with bath essentials, and a kitchen equipped with a refrigerator, a stove, a microwave, and a coffee maker. Keep in mind that, if you feel like going on an adventure, this house is located within five minutes from Columbia Town Center by train and a reasonable driving distance from Washington DC, NASA, and Northern Virginia.

Baltimore, DC, Ft Meade, NSA, Merriweather
Columbia, Maryland, United States
107 reviews
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we appreciated the ironing board and the hair dryer amongst other things
very spacious apartment with nice furniture and a comfy bed
tv had screen issues but didn't bother me
the apartment is very stylish and the amenities are great
convenient highway access great amenities and all around comfortable place
clean and friendly environment
very clean spacious and convenient
it was very clean and cool
russell's place was very clean and spacious
russell's place was clean and comfortable
russel was a great host
pleasant host and beautiful place
russ is a great host
he was a fantastic host
russell is an accommodating host and responsive to messages
the location is really secure and nearby to many grocery stores and shopping mall
spacious basement apartment in a great central location
the neighborhood has a cute little walking path and quick access to the city’s bike path
the location was great being close to 29 and the columbia mall
an easy 45min walk into town
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6. Spacious residence for a romantic getaway

This is a great place to spend some time together, whether you are going on a romantic weekend or with your family. This incredible place is located near Merriweather Post Post Pavilion, Columbia Mall, and Old Ellicott City. It can accommodate up to three people inside, and the house’s amenities include a sofa bed and a queen bed, Wi-Fi, cable TV, A/C and heating, private bathroom with bath essentials, and a fully equipped kitchen. If you are in the mood to enjoy some birds singing, just go outside and enjoy the beautiful yard and please don’t be afraid of the dog, he’s very friendly.

Enjoy the comforts of home in Esther's Dream Suite
Columbia, Maryland, United States
25 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
full kitchen full bathroom big living room business work area nice size bed in the bedroom
the guest suite was clean and worked perfectly for 3 people
the accommodations were clean private and comfortable
very nice clean comfortable and safe place to rest after work
estelle is a wonderful host
estelle was a wonderful host
estelle is a great host and was very available throughout our stay
comfortable space with a few concerns that we noted to the owner which we’re sure she will address
estelle was such a sweet and helpful host
excellent location - so close to the town center major shopping areas and i95
estelle’s place was great the neighborhood is super cute
the place was comfortable safe and in a great location
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7. Stylish home for families

This is a one-of-a-kind house with great vibes all over it, and it is ideal for a family vacation because it can accommodate up to five guests. It is located right in the middle of Baltimore and Washington, and nearby you will have access to a grocery store, an ice rink, and some restaurants. Its upscale amenities include Wi-Fi, TV, A/C and heating, a fully equipped kitchen, one queen bed, one twin bed, one single bunk, all of them with linen included, and a private bathroom with bath essentials. If you feel like relaxing a bit you will also have access to a private patio to enjoy some peace.

Modern townhouse between Baltimore & Washington DC
Columbia, Maryland, United States
8 reviews
Entire townhouse 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
gino was super responsive when we had questions
his home is in a perfect location — quiet and peaceful — yet close to restaurants and shopping
nicely decorated close to highway home away from homegino answered any of my texts quicklywould stay again
this spot was a great place to stay while attending a concert at merriweather
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8. Incredible private studio

If you are a fan of nature’s peace and quiet, then this is the perfect spot for you to spend some relaxing days away from the city. The house can accommodate up to three guests and its upscale amenities include Wi-Fi, TV, A/C and heating, sofa bed and queen bed, private bathroom with bath essentials, and a kitchen equipped with microwave, refrigerator, and coffee maker. This incredible private studio has its own private entrance with a patio and a fenced yard for you to enjoy, and it is located within 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from some of Columbia’s most beautiful nature paths and is a 25-minute drive to Baltimore.

Bright Studio Close to Merriweather/DC/Baltimore
Columbia, Maryland, United States
84 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we enjoyed the coffee nice shower robes yard space and the nearby nature trails
it was a bit cold even with the space heater going but not too bad
comfortable and convenient with good amenities
cozy studio room with minifridge that's great for snacks and nice size closet for hanging clothes
the heater was also amazing given the weather was really cold at the time
a clean quiet spacious apartment awaits you
the place was incredibly clean and comfortable
convenient and clean and comfortable
columbia is so clean and green and this apartment is in a really good spot
it was a comfortable clean room in a quiet neighborhood
sarah is very accommodating and helpful
overall a fantastic apartment and sarah is an excellent host
wonderful easy communications with the host
sarah was very responsive to any needs i had
sarah was great very communicative and responsive
great location in a quiet friendly neighborhood
this cute and peaceful place is in the perfect location between dc annapolis and baltimore
it looks just like the picture the location was a cute suburban quiet area
great location and easy to get to interstate
a cute place with nice touches tucked back in a nice neighborhood (yet close to well everything)
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9. Hidden gem near walking trails

Very comfortable and neat bedroom for one guest, it’s perfect if you are traveling by yourself. Here you will have common access to some parts of the house like the kitchen, the bathroom, and the living area. The house amenities include a private half bathroom for your use only, some bath essentials, WI-Fi, A/C, heating, and a double bed with linen included. As you can see, this place is simple and the location is great. It will take you about 20 minutes to Baltimore and 40 minutes to Washington DC by car and about 5 minutes walking to find some restaurants, grocery stores, and some walking trails if you are in a mood for some nature time.

2 Hidden gems quick walk to scenic walking trail
Columbia, Maryland, United States
13 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
a great place to stay
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10. Spacious house for big groups

A very neat and comfortable house that can easily accommodate up to 10 guests, which is ideal for a big family or for you to enjoy some vacation days with your friends. Its upscale amenities include Wi-Fi, indoor fireplace, TV’s, A/C, heating, private bathroom with bath essentials, a fully equipped kitchen, queen-sized beds, and one king-sized bed. Keep in mind that if the weather is warm you also have access to a gas grill outside in the patio. This authentic place is very well located and it is near Hawthorn Park, where you can access walking trails, and from a short drive down route 32 to NSA and Fort Meade.

Contemporary Columbia - Private Home w/ King Bed
Columbia, Maryland, United States
13 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
shaun was a great host
very beautiful area very roomy and the neighborhood is quiet and close to everything very highly recommend
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Columbia awaits your visit

This incredible community promises you some marvelous activities, whether you are looking for some entertainment or just some relaxing days. So, now that you know where to go and which property to book during your visit to Columbia, you just need to pack your bags and go.

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