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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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Komatipoort Self Catering

Elephant Walk Retreat

Sleeps 41 people in 9 rooms

Elephant Walk Retreat is a tranquil lodge offering self catering accommodation in a selection of chalets. There is a ...

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  • 1450
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  • Airconditioned rooms are offered
  • Free WiFi is not offered
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  • Pets are not allowed
  • 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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  • 750
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is available
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  • 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

Dargle Self Catering

Copperleigh Trout Cottages

Sleeps 12 people in 2 units

The cottage has 3 bedrooms upstairs. Two bedrooms have Queen size beds and feature ceiling fans, electric blankets and ...

Excellent [104 verified reviews]

3+1night free
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  • 600
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
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  • Copperleigh Trout Cottages does not have a swimming pool
  • 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 [13 verified reviews]

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  • 1050
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
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  • Swimming pool on site
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

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 [1 verified review]

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  • 1350
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
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  • The Stanford Hotel does not have a swimming pool
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Magaliesburg Self Catering

Stone Hill

Sleeps 36 people in 10 units

All the self catering cottages are separate and private and are at least 20 metres from each other. We are family and ...

Excellent [9 verified reviews]

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  • 1755
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Clarens Self Catering

The Grey Plow

Sleeps 12 people in 2 units

The Grey Plow has two fully self catering units. Each unit has flat screen TV with DStv, tea and coffee making ...

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  • 990
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
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  • The Grey Plow does not have a swimming pool
  • 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 [18 verified reviews]

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  • 1400
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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

Still Bay Self Catering

Botterkloof Resort

Sleeps 233 people in 29 units

Botterkloof Resort has 27 fully equipped, self catering cottages. The self catering units are furnished with a fully ...

Excellent [21 verified reviews]

5+1night free
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  • 608
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Magoebaskloof Self Catering

Cheerio Trout Fishing & Holiday Resort

Sleeps 28 people in 8 units

Cheerio Trout Fishing Holiday Resort offers self-catering accommodation in Magoebaskloof in two, four and six sleeper ...

Excellent [3 verified reviews]

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  • 600
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
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  • Pets are not allowed
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  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Riebeek Kasteel Self Catering

Blaauw Cottage

Sleeps 4 people in 1 unit

Blaauw Cottage offers self catering accommodation in a quiet part of the quaint village of Riebeek Kasteel, about an ...

Excellent [2 verified reviews]

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  • 1200
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  • All ages are not allowed, some age groups may be allowed, please confirm

Walmer Guest House / Self Catering

Treetops Guest House

Sleeps 25 people in 9 rooms

Treetops is situated in the garden suburb of Walmer close to Port Elizabeth airport and major freeways. Treetops has 6 ...

Excellent [12 verified reviews]

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  • 680
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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 [5 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

Wilderness Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering

Haus am Strand

Sleeps 18 people in 8 rooms

The house offers a five star position directly on the beach and sea views from all apartments. The bathrooms are ...

Excellent [26 verified reviews]

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  • 1300
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is available
  • No airport transfers
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  • Pets are not allowed
  • Haus am Strand does not have a swimming pool
  • All ages are not allowed, some age groups may be allowed, please confirm

Haga Haga Hotel / Self Catering

Miarestate Hotel & Spa

Sleeps 26 people in 11 rooms

Miarestate has two luxuriously rustic log cabins that accommodate four people. The log cabins make an ideal getaway for ...

Excellent [3 verified reviews]

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  • 2678
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  • Airconditioned rooms are offered
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  • Swimming pool on site
  • 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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