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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Hartbeespoort Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering

Shangrila Innibos

Sleeps 128 people in 24 units

Shangrila Innibos is a private resort with a range of self catering options for guests to choose from. Ideal for group ...

Very Good [13 verified reviews]

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  • 384
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is not offered
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • 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 [19 verified reviews]

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  • 1150
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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

Skeerpoort Guest House / Self Catering

Vulture Creek

Sleeps 36 people in 11 units

Each of the self caering units is an en-suite room with two single beds or a King-size bed. The units are semi self ...

Very Good [3 verified reviews]

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  • 600
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is not offered
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  • No free parking
  • Pets are allowed by prior arrangement
  • Swimming pool on site
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Haenertsburg Self Catering

Viewpoint Cabin 1

Sleeps 2 people in 1 unit

This quaint, cosy cottage sets the tone for a lovely romantic getaway. It has a lovely fireplace, a freestanding bath ...

Excellent [6 verified reviews]

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  • 990
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is available
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  • Pets are allowed by prior arrangement
  • Viewpoint Cabin 1 does not have a swimming pool
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Bergville Self Catering

Ezulwini Berg Resort

Sleeps 172 people in 28 units

Ezulwini Berg Resort offers guests a tranquil getaway in Northern Drakensberg, with fantastic mountain views. Ideal for ...

Very Good [7 verified reviews]

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  • 1000
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is not offered
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  • Pets are not allowed
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  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Gariep Dam Hotel / Self Catering

Gariep Dam Rose Cottage

Sleeps 21 people in 6 units

Rose Cottage is divided into multiple separate independent fully equipped self catering units. All units have either ...

Very Good [16 verified reviews]

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  • 850
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  • Airconditioned rooms are offered
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  • Pets are not allowed
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  • 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 [27 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

Graskop Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering

Zur Alten Mine

Sleeps 19 people in 6 units

Situated on the outskirts of Graskop and overlooking the eastern Mpumalanga escarpment you will find our Guest farm. We ...

Excellent [155 verified reviews]

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  • 550
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is not offered
  • No airport transfers
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  • Pets are not allowed
  • Zur Alten Mine does not have a swimming pool
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Dargle Self Catering

Star Dam Estate

Sleeps 40 people in 4 units

Star Dam Estate offers guests a choice of three luxuriously appointed, self-catering lodges. Each lodge has a sense of ...

Excellent [6 verified reviews]

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  • 2200
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
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  • Pets are not allowed
  • Star Dam Estate does not have a swimming pool
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Struisbaai Self Catering

Aloha House and Studios

Sleeps 12 people in 3 units

Aloha House and Studios has three self catering units to choose from, the main house, garden flat and a comfortable ...

Excellent [3 verified reviews]

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  • 450
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
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  • Pets are allowed by prior arrangement
  • Aloha House and Studios does not have a swimming pool
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Hartbeespoort Self Catering

Out of Africa Lodge

Sleeps 40 people in 15 rooms

The self catering sleeping units, offering guests the comforts of home, while experiencing the ruggedness of true ...

Excellent [6 verified reviews]

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  • 500
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
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  • No airport transfers
  • No free parking
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Swimming pool on site
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Bonnievale Self Catering

Valley Pod

Sleeps 2 people in 1 unit

Valley Pod is air conditioned and sleeps two guests in a King-size bed. The kitchen has a gas stove / oven, microwave ...

Excellent [1 verified review]

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  • 3500
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  • Pets are not allowed
  • Valley Pod does not have a swimming pool
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Magaliesburg Self Catering

Blue Roan Country Lodge

Sleeps 16 people in 7 units

The 7 luxurious and comfortable cottages are less than an hour from Johannesburg and Pretoria and 30 minutes from ...

Excellent [53 verified reviews]

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  • 1250
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is not offered
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • Pets are allowed by prior arrangement
  • Swimming pool on site
  • All ages are not allowed, some age groups may be allowed, please confirm

Graskop Self Catering

Mulberry Lane Suites

Sleeps 24 people in 8 units

All units are fully equipped for self catering. The Mulberry Lane and Memory Lane Suites are serviced daily and stocked ...

Very Good [9 verified reviews]

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  • 500
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  • Airconditioned rooms are offered
  • Free WiFi is not offered
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Swimming pool on site
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Cederberg Guest House / Self Catering

Mount Ceder Lodge

Sleeps 72 people in 15 units

Mount Ceder is situated in a valley surrounded by mountains on the farm Grootrivier, next to the main route through the ...

Very Good [9 verified reviews]

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  • 1102
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is not offered
  • No airport transfers
  • No free parking
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Mount Ceder Lodge does not have a swimming pool
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

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Self Catering Cottages, Cabins and Chalets in South Africa

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