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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Tsitsikamma Self Catering

Storms River Mouth Rest Camp

Sleeps 222 people in 74 units

Storms River Mouth Rest Camp offers a variety of accommodation options. The cottages, cabins and chalets each have ...

Very Good [8 verified reviews]

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  • 860
  • per room per night
    based on 2 persons
  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is not offered
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Storms River Mouth Rest Camp 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 ...

Very Good [18 verified reviews]

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  • 500
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • 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

Bronkhorstspruit Game Lodge / Self Catering

Markon River Lodge

Sleeps 106 people in 31 units

We offer a wide variety of accommodation options with fun-filled leisure activities for couples, families, or groups of ...

Excellent [13 verified reviews]

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  • 1100
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • 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

Tulbagh Self Catering

The Boathouse at Oakhurst Olives

Sleeps 2 people in 1 unit

The Boathouse at Oakhurst Olives is a self catering holiday home sleeping two guests. The living area and bedroom open ...

Excellent [5 verified reviews]

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  • 2250
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    for up to 2 people
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  • Airconditioned rooms are offered
  • Free WiFi is available
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • Pets are not allowed
  • The Boathouse at Oakhurst Olives does not have a swimming pool
  • All ages are not allowed, some age groups may be allowed, please confirm

Underberg Self Catering

Eland Valley Resort

Sleeps 68 people in 14 units

Eland Valley Resort has fourteen self catering holiday cabins in Underberg. Enjoy trout fishing from our many stocked ...

Excellent [8 verified reviews]

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  • 500
  • per room per night
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is available
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Swimming pool on site
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Hartbeespoort Self Catering

Motozi Lodge

Sleeps 28 people in 8 units

Four well-appointed self-catering lodges can be configured to host up to 20 guests. All lodges boast Premium-DStv, ...

Excellent [65 verified reviews]

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  • 800
  • per room per night
    based on 2 persons
  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • 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

Magaliesburg Self Catering

Stone Meadows Country Estate

Sleeps 22 people in 6 units

The self catering cottages are all comfortably furnished. Hoopoe’s Hollow and Heron’s Hide are perfectly nestled in an ...

Excellent [8 verified reviews]

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  • 850
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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

Clarens Hotel / Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering

Golden Gate Hotel

Sleeps 242 people in 87 rooms

The chalets are fitted with showers to freshen up and a fully equipped kitchen to ensure that you can dish a hearty ...

Very Good [7 verified reviews]

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  • 1468
  • per room per night
    based on 2 persons
  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is not offered
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Golden Gate Hotel does not have a swimming pool
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Graskop Hotel / Self Catering

Mogodi Lodge

Sleeps 24 people in 10 units

Mogodi Lodge offers ten self catering, two bedroom chalets, which are fully furnished and equipped. Braai / Barbecue ...

Very Good [42 verified reviews]

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  • 423
  • Conditions apply
  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • 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

Knysna Self Catering

Forest Valley Cottages

Sleeps 14 people in 6 units

Luxury, beautiful and romantic hideaways, these self catering deluxe suites are built high, at treetop level, with ...

Excellent [39 verified reviews]

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  • 2500
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is available
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Swimming pool on site
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Bergville Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering

Little Switzerland Resort

Sleeps 196 people in 56 units

All chalets are fully equipped for self catering and include a private braai area outside on the patio. All chalets ...

Excellent [10 verified reviews]

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  • 2140
  • per room per night
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is available
  • 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

Thabazimbi Game Lodge / Self Catering

Thulani Game Lodge & Eco Estate

Sleeps 17 people in 8 rooms

Thulani Game Lodge & Eco Estate offers comfortable self catering accommodation in seven units. While here you can enjoy ...

Excellent [3 verified reviews]

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  • 2500
  • per room per night
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  • Airconditioned rooms are offered
  • Free WiFi is available
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Swimming pool on site
  • All ages are not allowed, some age groups may be allowed, please confirm

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 [29 verified reviews]

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  • 1150
  • per room per night
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  • Airconditioned rooms are offered
  • Free WiFi is available
  • 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

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 [40 verified reviews]

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  • 1500
  • per room per night
    based on 2 persons
  • 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

Zinkwazi Guest House / Self Catering

Chantilly Resort

Sleeps 12 people in 6 units

Chantilly Resort offers luxury self-catering accommodation designed to maximize the outdoor experience. The chalets are ...

Excellent [15 verified reviews]

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  • 1950
  • per room per night
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  • Airconditioned rooms are offered
  • Free WiFi is available
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • Pets are not allowed
  • 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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