10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In West Columbia, South Carolina - Updated 2024

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A riverfront city with the feel of a small town, West Columbia has a unique vibe and personality. The region is flanked by Columbia to the east, just across the river Congaree. Interestingly, the town was previously known as Brookland because of the huge number of clear-water brooks prevalent in the area. A lot of travellers visit West Columbia especially around the holiday season to experience the whole town come alive and join the celebration. Read on to find the best Airbnb vacation rentals in West Columbia, South Carolina, that are great options to make your holiday memorable and comfortable.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 09, 2024.

1. Luxurious modern treehouse for couples (from USD 250)

Some look for comfort and convenience in a stay, but others look for a stay that is additionally picture perfect. If the latter is you, then this treehouse is just the right option. With a bridge to walk through wonderfully landscaped gardens, this place will win your heart at the first glance. A spacious deck can welcome you in, while the scenic view of the bubbling creek will tempt you to relax outdoors. Every corner is definitely worth a photo. With additions like Green Egg barbecue grill, fire pit area, twinkling chandelier, and string lights, you are sure to have a romantic getaway.

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West Columbia, South Carolina, United States
520 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Treehouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing tv package lol
upon arrival the treehouse was clean stylish and very cozy
amazing place comfy bed clean and awesome view
jamine’s place was perfect for our mini moon it was very clean and stylish
jamine was a fabulous host
jamine was a wonderful host
jamine is so sweet and is such a phenomenal host
jamine is an fantastic host and very responsive highly recommended
jamine and her husband were very accommodating a kind
the location was nice and tucked away without being too far from the city
jamine’s place is wonderful amazing private location for two
this place is wonderful we enjoyed the peace and quiet great place to relax and rejuvenate from life :)
this place is so worth the price
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2. Well-situated cosy apartment for families

This apartment is clean, chic, and cosy. You can find everything you need just around the corner as the downtown area is just a three-minute drive from the property. The interiors are well-done and furnished with the required amenities. An added attraction to this property is the fully functional kitchen with appliances you can use to cook and bake. This is a comfortable rental in a great location so you will surely have an amazing vacation.

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West Columbia, South Carolina, United States
204 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
perfect size unit safe and great parking lot in back ac tv streaming available
wifi hot water great water pressure tub if you have kids or just want to take a bath
clean stylish great communication
it’s super clean and comfortable
very clean and very easy check in
clean nice decor and reasonable price
the apartment was clean and in a quiet area
catherine was a fantastic host
the host was amazing and responded to messages almost immediately
host was responsive and we would definitely stay again
catherine was very kind
the location was great
it’s a great location safe and close to everything
nice quiet and great location
very comfortable and good location
wish we had found this place sooner
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3. Cosy home for small families (from USD 139)

This two-bedroom property can give you the immediate feel of a home away from home. Right from comfortable sofas in the living room to a convenient toddler bed, this rental is a good option for small families with tiny tots. You can also enjoy the smart TV, room-darkening shades, and high-speed WiFi. You will be provided with the required linen and toiletries. The kitchen has appliances and dishes that are just enough to heat up and serve takeout food. Overall, this is a homey apartment ideal for families looking for a short trip.

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West Columbia, South Carolina, United States
425 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
ton of amenities and very comfortable bed
what a great place with everything u can possibly think of for yr nite time snack or breakfast
checkin was super easy and the toddler bed was really useful for us
this is a beautiful charming place- comfortable and inviting - just as described and more
we were traveling with young children and really appreciated the toys and toddler bed
very clean comfortable home
nice and clean older home
molly’s place was great no hassle getting in and everything was very clean and organized
great house comfortable beds clean and in a quiet safe neighborhood
home was very clean and comfortable
molly was a great host and was very quick to answer any questions i had
molly is a wonderful host
from the get go molly was kind and quickly responded to our questions and made suggestions
molly was an excellent host
great host communicated well during entire booking process
the location felt safe
great location in a nice area very close to downtown
close to so many great places
very family friendly atmosphere and location was close to the grocery store and easy travel to downtown
great location and a lovely place to stay
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4. Well-furnished bedroom in a brick house (from USD 56)

This private bedroom is comfortable and well-furnished with a queen bed, dresser, drawer, microwave, and mini fridge. The host provides toiletries, snacks, and bottled water to make your stay even more comfortable. While there is no TV, the place has free WiFi access, giving guests the option to stream what they want. The place is also home to a dog and cat, so do remember to choose this rental only if you are fine with these furry friends hanging around.

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West Columbia, South Carolina, United States
251 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
clean comfortable lovely furnishings guest amenities off street parking and own visitor entrance
the bedroom was comfortable and clean with good closet and drawer space
the room was both comfortable and inviting
the bed was super comfy
the room was large comfortable and the bed was great
very clean warm and peaceful
very nice clean and private environment
nice spot clean and comfortable
the room was clean and spacious
space is clean and perfect for a weekend getaway
rhonda was a great host
rhonda is a great host
rhonda is a great host
she's an amazing host
rhonda was an amazing host from start to finish
the location is superb with being 10 minutes from downtown
her house is located in a nice neighborhood very safe close to down town yet super quiet
i would recommend this location highly
the location is great and private
the neighborhood is in an excellent location close to town yet unique and quiet
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5. Peaceful pet-friendly cottage in a great location (from USD 99)

This white cottage is secluded and will give you all the privacy you need. You can relax on the covered deck while your pets enjoy the fenced yard. The place offers three bedrooms and is furnished with all the required amenities. The kitchen is fully functional and is equipped with enough to whip up quick meals. Overall, if you are looking for a comfortable stay with your four-legged friends, then this is a great option to consider.

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West Columbia, South Carolina, United States
296 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
it was warm and cozy with awesome amenities
fantastic price for a place with 3 beds and a huge fenced in backyard
roku tv a great front and back porch a lovely fenced in backyard
this place is just beautiful comfortable cozy and has all the amenities of home
clean and quiet neighborhood
very clean and nicely decorated
very clean and comfortable
clean and exactly as described
we loved the extra touches clean white towels and adequate supplies
rosemarie is a great host
rosemarie was an amazing host and her home was beautiful
amazing host she was super quick to respond to messages
the host is very responsive and helpful the only "surprise" was the road noise
great host area is nice and quiet
great place and great location for the price
beautiful home in a great location
quiet place but only a few minutes away from downtown loved staying here
close to uofsc in an unassuming neighborhood with a spacious well fenced yard for any furry friends
great place to stay next time i travel i will be looking to stay here again
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6. Well-furnished cosy private room for two

A private bedroom, along with a covered front porch, is offered in this rental. The room is cosy and furnished with a queen bed, a mini fridge, microwave, Keurig, and WiFi. The room is well-thought-of with chargers and amenities in the right places. The location of the room is also an attraction as the airport, downtown, and Williams-Brice Stadium are all just a 10-minute drive away.

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West Columbia, South Carolina, United States
66 reviews  
Private room in guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very clean they have coffee and water ready for you iphone chargers already plugged in by the bed
very clean and charming room
very clean and nicely laid out
it’s clean comfy and private
it is clean affordable quiet and very convenient
very clean and friendly hosts
owners were very nice
james are amalia were wonderful hosts
they were excellent hosts and very understanding with any concerns
james & amalia were such great hosts
they were kind enough to greet us when we arrived
close to downtown so great location
great location comfortable bed and nice atmosphere
it was a quick 10 minute drive to downtown and a perfect location for me
awesome place to stay good location near i26 or city center
i highly recommend this place as it is really great value and close to downtown columbia
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7. Centrally located spacious house with a patio

If you are looking for a stay option that is located close to convenience stores as well as local attractions, then this house is well-suited. The house is spacious and well-furnished. The patio is a great feature for a relaxing holiday. The Vista and University of South Carolina are just a three-minute drive away from downtown Columbia. The property is also convenient if you are going to visit Riverbanks Zoo & Garden and South Carolina Museum. You can have quick access to local restaurants, grocery stores, and gas stations nearby.

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West Columbia, South Carolina, United States
162 reviews  
Entire townhouse 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
super cozy place with wonderful amenities
the beds are comfy and the ac works great really liked the seating options for outdoors
otherwise i enjoyed myself it just took my family time to get comfortable
our stay was quiet and comfortable
very clean and quiet
very clean exactly as advertised
very clean and quiet area
amazing space very clean & spacious
clean well furnished and accurately advertised place
kayla & tia were great host :)
the host was very friendly
provided excellent hospitality and was a great host
tia is a wonderful host
kayla and tia were awesome hosts the townhouse was very nice
the location is perfect
walking distance from the river and nice restaurants
great setup and great location
very nice place was close to home
it was a great location if you want to be close to downtown columbia
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8. Private bedroom located near the university

Just a quick three-minute drive away from University of South Carolina, this bedroom is frequented not only by couples but also those visiting their loved ones at the university. The bedroom is comfortable and well-maintained. Guests are also welcome to use the house amenities like the kitchen and the inviting porch. Since the house is located on a dead-end street, the neighbourhood is very quiet and peaceful.

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West Columbia, South Carolina, United States
74 reviews  
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room and bed are comfortable
everything was very clean
great place clean and quiet
good stay at a clean place
quiet very clean house
the house was very clean and cutely decorated
awesome host i love this place
will is a great host that really works hard to make his guests comfortable
will was very helpful with any questions or concerns i had and was a great host
will was a friendly accommodating host
will is a wonderful host and the house was perfect
great little place tucked away close to downtown
great place convenient location excellent value
easy safe close location to downtown columbia
it obviously wasn't the type of place for me but is likely completely great for someone else
i needed an inexpensive place to stay this worked perfectly for me
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9. Ranch-style home with a pool

If you are not just looking for comfort but also a place that is loaded with modern amenities and activities, then this accommodation might just be the perfect fit. The property is a vintage ranch-style home embellished with modern features like a smart TV, WiFi, comfortable couches, and more. Every wall is tastefully done up. The inviting private pool, the game room with a billiards table, and the spacious backyard are standout features of this property.

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West Columbia, South Carolina, United States
289 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the game room was nice and the house had plenty of space and was beautifully put together
if the weather had been better we would have enjoyed the pool too
very cool place with ample room
the pool and the backyard area was perfect i have zero complaints
the pool and backyard was amazing
house was very clean and comfortable
very clean home very quiet neighborhood
great house very clean and quiet
house was spotless and comfortable
scrupulously clean and wonderful for a stay with family
owner was very responsive and polite
thank you rob for being a great host
super nice house and host
such an amazing host and a wonderful place
amazing house with an equally amazing host worth every penny
location was great
great location and beautiful house
it was located in a nice neighborhood so we took walks every night and felt safe and comfortable
pretty close to fort jackson and everything else
great location and immaculate we had a wonderful weekend
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10. Comfortable private bedroom with a lovely walking trail nearby

If a comfortable bedroom is all you need, then is the perfect option. Well-furnished and designed, this private room is cosy. Furnished with a queen bed, WiFi, TV, and a dresser, you are sure to have a relaxing stay. The private bathroom is clean and stocked with toiletries. The house is surrounded by a nice trail that will lead you directly to the river, botanical gardens, and Riverbanks Zoo. Overall, this place makes for a comfortable stay for couples.

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33 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lovely room great location janet is an excellent host
everything was in place clean and fresh
everything was sparkling clean
i would recommend staying at this spotless place with so many nice touches
everything was super clean and i slept amazing would definitely re-book
her house is beautiful very clean and conveniently located
great place and great host
fun time in columbia with a gracious host
janet is an amazing and gracious host i would consider her a true super host
janet was the best host
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Relax in the riverfront city

West Columbia is mostly visited by couples looking for a quick getaway and those visiting their loved ones at the university. The other attractions like Riverbanks Zoo and South Carolina Museum are also good reasons families visit. Whatever the reason may be for your visit to this small town, these carefully curated best Airbnb vacation rentals in West Columbia, South Carolina, will surely be useful.

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