Destination guide

Explore the riverfront setting in Columbia

The riverfront, wildlife and mountains are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Columbia. This scenic city is known for its hiking, forests and waterfalls. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Columbia

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Columbia a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Camelback Ski Area (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Brook Hollow Winery (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Shawnee Mountain Ski Area (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Water Gap Trolley (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Great Bear Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Terra Greens Golf Club (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Columbia

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Columbia is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Worthington State Forest (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Dansbury Park (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Jenny Jump State Park (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Bushkill Falls (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Stephens State Park (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Columbia

Fly into Allentown, PA (ABE-Lehigh Valley Intl.), the closest airport, located 30.3 mi (48.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.), which is 49.7 mi (79.9 km) away.

Where to stay near Columbia?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 351 holiday rentals near Columbia. From 219 Houses to 16 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Columbia for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Columbia:

  • Scotrun: 997 holiday homes
  • Village at Camelback: 110 holiday homes
  • Camelback Ski Area: 1,840 holiday homes
  • Budd Lake: 28 holiday homes
  • Succasunna: 34 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Columbia?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Columbia. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Worthington State Forest: 903 holiday rentals
  • The Crossings Premium Outlets: 1,929 holiday rentals
  • Dansbury Park: 1,144 holiday rentals
  • Mount Airy Casino: 1,918 holiday rentals
  • Bethlehem Golf Club: 62 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Columbia listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Columbia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 219 Houses in Columbia. Our other popular types of Columbia holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 16 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 24 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 24 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Columbia?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 256 holiday homes with pool available in Columbia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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