Top 10 Lofts For Rent In Columbus, Ohio - Updated 2022


Columbus is one of the most traveled places in the USA. It is home to numerous museums, parks and green spaces, and flea markets. One of the must-visit places here is the historic neighborhood of German Village, where you can shop, dine and have fun. Sports enthusiasts can catch a game of Ohio Studio, while party lovers must visit the Short North. The area is dotted with live music venues, bars, and restaurants. The city also offers a plethora of attractions for kids, such as Columbus Zoo and Aquarium to the Center of Science and Industry. To make the most of your trip, check out this list of the top lofts for rent in Columbus, Ohio.

1. Loft-style apartment with floor-to-ceiling windows (from USD 129)

This loft-style apartment is perfect for couples looking for a romantic getaway. It is located between Columbus Commons and Scioto Mile. There are several restaurants and local attractions within walking distance of the apartment. It also has a queen-size bed, a living room with a comfy couch and a TV with Roku, Netflix, Prime and Hulu access, and a full kitchen with a breakfast bar.

The loft has floor-to-ceiling windows with a view of the city streets. A washer and dryer are also available, so no need to worry about your laundry. There is also a fitness center within the building that guests can use.

Hermoso + Central Loft con mucha luz natural
12 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

2. Spacious loft in a quiet residential area (from USD 100)

This Short North home is tucked in a quiet residential area, close to the downtown area. It has a spacious bedroom and common area that can accommodate four guests. The cozy living room is separated from the fully stocked kitchen by an island countertop that can also be a great work area. A smart TV and WiFi are available for indoor entertainment. One-car parking space is available for guests near the front door.

The Short North Carriage House-Private Parking!!!
Columbus, Ohio, United States
179 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed and couch are also both very comfortable
comfortable and stylish amenities
with a fridge dishwasher washer/dryer and roku it was a comfortable set-up for an extended visit to columbus
the place in great shape and was definitely an upgrade over a hotel room
nicole’s place was attractive and comfortable
very clean and well taken care of
was so clean nice little mommy get away spot
place was really nice and clean
wish it was just cleaned in between guest so i could have stayed
the place is beautiful clean and very close to everything downtown
very responsive host
hosts very easy to communicate with and accommodating
perfect location to downtown area
really cute space in a great location
the location is perfect
cute little place to get away
great location and rare to have parking around there
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3. Fully furnished loft for two (from USD 122)

This one-bedroom loft is located in the suburbs of Columbus. It boasts an open floor plan featuring a fully equipped kitchen and a living room with a comfy sofa set and a TV. There are plenty of windows throughout the loft that let in plenty of natural light, giving it an open and airy look. When you need to get down to business, there’s wireless internet access and a dedicated work area at your disposal.

The Loft - A Tranquil Retreat with Style & Comfort
Columbus, Ohio, United States
135 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
super clean and very modern
clean well appointed modern space
very clean quiet and comfortable
very clean and super nice
it was super clean and felt safe during covid-19
host was very easy to communicate with
your host is very communicative and helpful
simon is a great host
simon is a great host
simon is a great host and is quick to respond to any questions you have
perfect location with great restaurants and bars within walking distance
close to everything and easy access to the highway
close to shopping and restaurants but far enough away to be quiet and peaceful
close to many places to eat and shopping but i enjoyed the solitude
very nice place in a great location
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4. The German Carriage Loft (from USD 113)

Calling all beer lovers! The German Carriage Loft is located in the heart of the brewery district of Columbus and is within walking distance of Schiller Park and German Village. Nestled within a historic Carriage house from the 1800s, the loft offers modern amenities while retaining its vintage charm.

It has a well-stocked kitchen with stainless steel appliances, a small dining area, and a spacious living room with a bar. Four people can sleep across its two bedrooms. Do note that you’ll have to go through three flights of stairs to get to this loft, but all in all, it’s a comfortable and convenient place to stay.

The German Carriage Loft • Live in Brewery Dstrct!
Columbus, Ohio, United States
56 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
the place itself is clean and as promised
loved this stay very nice clean and unique
the space is very cozy and clean; and the decor is a classy modern-chic
the location was perfect it was clean and nicely furnished
the apartment was super clean and in a great area close to a lot of awesome bars and restaurants
evan was a wonderful host
hosts were very responsive and easy to communicate with
evan and his team were super responsive to our needs
nice location in german village area
the location of this place is amazing
so cute great location and would definitely stay again
great location by the german village and other attractions in the area
the location is great with restaurants and a park within walking distance from the front door
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5. The Jeannette (from USD 95)

The Jeannette at the German Village in Columbus is a 660-sq. ft.(61-sqm) studio loft that gives guests an artsy vibe. It has a spacious gated outdoor courtyard, where guests can relax and soak up the sunshine. This loft is only steps away from popular establishments for nightly outings, but you can also choose to stay home and make use of the fully equipped kitchen and dining area.

It comes with one bedroom and can fit up to four guests. The hosts can also add more mattresses if guests request them in advance. The living area is perfect for binge-watching a series or game, and the loft also has a washing machine and dryer for those who wish to stay longer.

German Village - Beakerloo's The Jeannette
Columbus, Ohio, United States
54 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
clean and well appointed i especially enjoyed the property's gated courtyard
cute spot with a great location in german village
a super apartment in a super location with super hosts
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6. Elegant loft in the heart of the Short North (from USD 128)

This classic and chic loft is within walking distance of several live music venues, bars, restaurants, and local attractions such as Goodale Park and Nationwide Arena. It has massive windows to let natural light brighten the loft.

The loft also has one queen-size bed and one sofa bed to fit four guests. The bathroom has a bathtub and shower. A fully stocked kitchen, a washer, and a dryer are also available for guests’ use. Have a few beers at the rooftop lounge area and soak in the night sky.

The Short North Nest
Columbus, Ohio, United States
166 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed was great kitchen well-stocked and functional all appliances worked including the w/d
very clean comfortable and stylish space
david’s place is super clean and cozy
the apartment was very clean bright and comfortable
the apartment was clean and perfect for a weekend getaway trip
the place was really tidy and clean and had everything we needed on hand for an excellent stay
david was a fantastic host and did a good job making sure that we were taken care of
hosts are efficient attentive and prompt
very responsive during my stay with any questions i had about the unit or the area
i wish all owners were so responsive
hosts are wonderful and allowed us to thoroughly enjoy every aspect of the place
the location was great
cool place in a great location
location was spot on and super convenient
solid place in a great location
in a perfect location we walked basically everywhere
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7. Storybook Carriage House (from USD 245)

The Storybook Carriage House is located in central Short North. It is close to the Convention Center and Nationwide Arena and is also an easy walk to shops and restaurants. With its high ceilings and open floor plan, this house brings in a ton of natural light to keep the space fresh and homey.

It can comfortably accommodate up to eight people. There are queen-size beds in the two bedrooms and a sofa bed in the living room. With a fully equipped kitchen and a cozy living area, this home is perfect for groups looking for long-term stays. Their massive bathroom has a walk-in shower and a whirlpool tub, while the backyard patio makes for the perfect barbecue spot on a Sunday afternoon.

Loft Carriage House—Short North/Convention Center
Columbus, Ohio, United States
100 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 4 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
efficient space with full kitchen plus washer and dryer
the furniture was comfortable (excluding the loft bed) the bathroom was nice and the highlight of the unit
great features such as a back patio jet tub side flow shower and more
real kitchen super-comfy beds great a/c and a great home-base to explore columbus
not a bad thing as it was comfortable for our stay but something to be aware of
nate's place is very clean and safe
his communication is clear and transparent and the place is kept in very clean condition
really comfortable and clean
nate"s place is very nice exactly as described beautiful loft and very clean we loved it
it just felt like attention wasn't being paid to the cleanliness or consistency of the unit
nate is a great host
we really enjoyed our stay though and nate was responsive when we reached out with questions
amazing location and beautiful unique layout
amazing location next to beautiful city park and a half-mile walk to the convention center
great location just a short walk to high street
great walkable location to high st
tons of restaurant options nearby- really great location
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8. Cozy studio apartment for six (from USD 64)

This beautifully remodeled studio apartment in downtown Columbus is nestled on a 2-ac (0.8-ha) of land and offers an amazing view of the lake. It is known for its cleanliness, spacious interior, and cheerful vibe.

The studio apartment comes with one queen-size bed, one floor mattress and one sofa bed, and can accommodate up to six guests with extra beds available at 15 USD upon request. A modest kitchenette is also available for guests to use, while the WiFi is perfect for working travelers.

Conveniently located studio apartment
235 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 3 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all great amenities -- nice fast hot water boiler nice shower air conditioning lighting
there were several essentially amenities provided and everything was very comfortable
a very comfortable place to stay in the columbus area
minimalistic clean and plenty of space
andrews place is beautiful and clean
you can expect a clean and comfortable space
quaint and clean would stay again thanks
spotless home very peaceful and bright
andrew was such a kind and friendly host
andrew was a great host and provided nice cold bottled water in a full sized refrigerator upon arrival
andrew was accommodating and helpful
andrew is friendly and accommodating and we’re happy to stay here whenever we’re in town
my 1st airbnb andrew is a great host perfect for my week of working and playing in columbus
the location was also amazing
nice location for the ohio state stadium and restaurants
this is a very convenient location that is close enough (driving distance) to great restaurants in several townships nearby
very cute cozy studio apartment close enough to everything yet quiet little getaway
a good location in a quiet setting
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9. Sweet Suite (from USD 145)

This three-floor suite is perfect for couples looking for a romantic hideaway. It has a fully equipped kitchen and a large living area to host guests. The room has a queen-size bed and has lots of natural light, and the big windows have the perfect view of the garden on the premises.

The bathroom is clean and spacious, with a washing machine that guests can use. This hideaway has housed some of jazz music’s most legendary artists, giving the home a unique character.

Sweet Suite in Historic Woodland Park, downtown
Columbus, Ohio, United States
41 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this place is amazing and so cozy with all the amenities you could need
amazing it was a cozy space with awesome amenities
the space is so cozy and comfortable we especially loved the fancy shower and updated kitchen
everything was clean plenty of towels clean linens
so clean and beautifully decorated
very clean and positively wonderful experience
their 3rd-floor loft apartment is clean well maintained and comfortable
it's clean comfortable and has everything that you would need
the hosts were friendly and accommodating
the hosts were very gracious and welcoming
great place and great host
the hosts were fantastic quick to respond
bonus: we loved saying hi to their friendly dogs each morning
i also loved being close to the park to go for runs
quiet charming neighborhood and not a far drive from most places you’d likely want to go
a nice place to walk around
also walking around the neighborhood and looking at all of the other houses it’s really interesting
it is such a beautiful area to be in and everything you need is so close
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10. Chic studio loft with a private rooftop patio (from USD 175)

This beautiful studio loft in the Short North area is the perfect home for those looking to explore Columbus nightlife. It is within walking distance of the Convention Center, restaurants, bars, shops, and Nationwide Arena.

The highlight of this loft is the private rooftop patio, where you can enjoy a candlelight dinner with your loved ones and friends. With a fully equipped kitchen and clean bathroom, this one-bedroom home is perfect for couples looking to explore city life. The loft is kept in tip-top shape, so any guests who make a bit of mess after a long night of partying will be fined 250 USD, so be sure to keep the space clean.

ShortNorth Studio Steps to ConventnCntr &Nightlife
Columbus, Ohio, United States
84 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
fantastic airbnb and host fast responses and great location
everything was amazing great location amazing host most definitely recommended
easy to find parking lots of places to go in walking distance
perfect location responsive friendly host
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Explore the Arch City

Columbus is brimming with sports venues, hip bars, restaurants, museums, and parks. To explore everything this Arch City has to offer, you need a comfortable place to stay. Book one of the above listed lofts in Columbus, Ohio, for a memorable experience.

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