Find Holiday Cottages in South Africa

Holiday Cottages and Chalets in South Africa including self-contained chalets and cottages available for holiday rental year-round. These are private, fully equipped and furnished units, often in a garden or forest setting. A fully fitted kitchen and dining area enable guests to cater for themselves. Self catering chalets and cottages in South Africa usually feature an outdoor garden or patio often with braai (BBQ) facilities. In this category accommodation ranges from budget to very comfortable.

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Biedouw Valley Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering

Enjo Nature Farm

Sleeps 34 people in 9 units

On our farm you can stay in our romantic chalets next to the river enjoying complete privacy and great views at the ...

Excellent [20 verified reviews]

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  • 580
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is available
  • No airport transfers
  • No free parking
  • Pets are allowed by prior arrangement
  • Swimming pool on site
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Citrusdal Self Catering

Cederkloof Botanical Retreat

Sleeps 48 people in 14 units

Each self catering cottage has a private hot tub Jacuzzi, fireplace and braai area on the veranda which has views of ...

Excellent [15 verified reviews]

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  • 750
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is not offered
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  • Pets are allowed by prior arrangement
  • Swimming pool on site
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Clarens Self Catering

Lilliput House

Sleeps 2 people in 1 unit

This luxury self catering house offers only one en-suite bedroom with the emphasis on privacy, style, comfort and ...

Excellent [21 verified reviews]

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  • 1500
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is not offered
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Lilliput House does not have a swimming pool
  • All ages are not allowed, some age groups may be allowed, please confirm

Stanford Hotel / Self Catering

The Stanford Hotel

Sleeps 16 people in 6 rooms

A stand alone cottage on the grounds of the hotel, Bambi Cottage has two bedrooms and one bathroom. There is an open ...

Excellent [2 verified reviews]

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  • 1350
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is available
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  • Pets are not allowed
  • The Stanford Hotel does not have a swimming pool
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Vaalwater Self Catering

Waterberg Cottages

Sleeps 42 people in 5 units

Relax with the family in an historic thatched cottage set in beautiful, child-friendly gardens, alive with over 100 ...

Excellent [8 verified reviews]

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  • 532
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
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  • Pets are allowed by prior arrangement
  • Swimming pool on site
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Gansbaai Self Catering

Platbos Forest Cabins

Sleeps 15 people in 5 units

Platbos Forest offers self catering accommodation in an indigenous forest found on the Baviaanspoort Hills in Gansbaai ...

Excellent [4 verified reviews]

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  • 900
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is not offered
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  • Pets are not allowed
  • Platbos Forest Cabins does not have a swimming pool
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Prince Albert Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering

Dennehof Guest House

Sleeps 22 people in 9 rooms

The 3 guest cottages which form the historic Dennehof complex have been restored with style, yet retain their ...

Excellent [3 verified reviews]

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  • 1460
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  • Airconditioned rooms are offered
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  • Pets are not allowed
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Magoebaskloof Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering

Magoebaskloof Mountain Lodge

Sleeps 94 people in 28 units

Magoebaskloof Mountain Lodge offers accommodation in a private village setting surrounded by forest that is brimming ...

Very Good [5 verified reviews]

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  • 740
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
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Monks Cowl Self Catering

iKhayalamafu

Sleeps 4 people in 2 units

Both cabins have a large double bedroom / lounge, with a cosy fireplace. Your kitchen is fully equipped with a fridge, ...

Excellent [15 verified reviews]

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  • 1500
  • per room per night
    based on 2 persons
  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is available
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • Pets are not allowed
  • iKhayalamafu does not have a swimming pool
  • All ages are not allowed, some age groups may be allowed, please confirm

Augrabies Guest House / Self Catering

Augrabies Falls Lodge

Sleeps 70 people in 19 units

Augrabies Falls Lodge & Camps offers affordable accommodation within close proximity of the famous Augrabies Falls ...

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  • 960
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  • Airconditioned rooms are offered
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  • Pets are not allowed
  • Augrabies Falls Lodge does not have a swimming pool
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Swellendam Self Catering

Wolfkloof Boerdery

Sleeps 18 people in 5 units

Wolfkloof Boerdery offers self catering accommodation on a farm close to Swellendam. Enjoy strolls or bike rides ...

Excellent [2 verified reviews]

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  • 430
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is not offered
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Wolfkloof Boerdery does not have a swimming pool
  • All ages are not allowed, some age groups may be allowed, please confirm

Blyde River Canyon Hotel / Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering

Blyde River Wilderness Lodge

Sleeps 21 people in 8 rooms

A blend of Contempory and African decor compliments the beauty of the lodge’s surroundings as well as being set amongst ...

Excellent [8 verified reviews]

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  • 1350
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  • Swimming pool on site
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Blyde River Canyon Self Catering

Blyde Canyon A Forever Resort

Sleeps 328 people in 98 units

Blyde Canyon A Forever Resort offers both 3 and 4 star self catering chalet accommodation. The 100 chalets can ...

Very Good [18 verified reviews]

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  • 1361
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  • Airconditioned rooms are offered
  • Free WiFi is not offered
  • No airport transfers
  • No free parking
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Swimming pool on site
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Vredendal Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering

Melkboomsdrift Lodge

Sleeps 51 people in 22 rooms

On the banks of the Olifants River Valley lies Melkboomsdrift Lodge, situated on a wine farm only 20 min from the West ...

Very Good [7 verified reviews]

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  • 1200
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  • Airconditioned rooms are offered
  • Free WiFi is not offered
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  • Pets are allowed by prior arrangement
  • Swimming pool on site
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Knysna Self Catering

Cliffhanger Cottages

Sleeps 6 people in 3 units

Cliffhanger Cottages are situated along the Rheenendal road and enjoy the peace of the unspoilt country, yet only a 15 ...

Excellent [7 verified reviews]

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  • 800
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is available
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Cliffhanger Cottages does not have a swimming pool
  • All ages are not allowed, some age groups may be allowed, please confirm

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Self Catering Cottages, Cabins and Chalets in South Africa

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