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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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Graskop Hotel / Self Catering

Mogodi Lodge

Sleeps 100 people in 40 units

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

Very Good [23 verified reviews]

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  • 420
  • 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

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 [20 verified reviews]

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  • 950
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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

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 [34 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

Bergville Hotel / Self Catering

Alpine Heath Resort

Sleeps 504 people in 100 units

Nestled in the midst of the picturesque Northern Drakensberg Mountains and conveniently located mid-way between Durban ...

Excellent [16 verified reviews]

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  • 1092
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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

Graskop Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering

Summit Lodge

Sleeps 48 people in 18 units

Situated on the quiet western edge of Graskop 8 km from the world known, God's Window and 30km from the 3rd largest ...

Very Good [12 verified reviews]

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  • 550
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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

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 [20 verified reviews]

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  • 1660
  • 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

Vanderbijlpark Self Catering

Impact Self Catering

Sleeps 36 people in 11 units

The self catering family or twin units are air-conditioned, and each a private bathroom, kitchen, and living area. We ...

Excellent [5 verified reviews]

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  • 650
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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

Springbok Guest House

Kleinplasie Guesthouse

Sleeps 50 people in 22 rooms

With 22 luxurious and beautifully furnished chalets / rooms, and luscious gardens, swarming with suikerbekkies, jan ...

Excellent [3 verified reviews]

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  • 1360
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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

Sutherland Self Catering

Die Heks se Huis

Sleeps 26 people in 10 units

Die Heks se Huis is an old carriage house in the heart of Sutherland. The self catering cottage sleeps four guests in a ...

Very Good [3 verified reviews]

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  • 850
  • per room per night
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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
  • Die Heks se Huis does not have a swimming pool
  • 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 [5 verified reviews]

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  • 2140
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
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  • Swimming pool on site
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

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 [160 verified reviews]

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  • 550
  • 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
  • Zur Alten Mine does not have a swimming pool
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Bergville Self Catering

Windmill Farm

Sleeps 20 people in 9 units

Stay in one of these charming, self-catering Drakensberg cottages and relax, breathe in the fresh air and enjoy the ...

Good [6 verified reviews]

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  • 700
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is not offered
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Windmill Farm does not have a swimming pool
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

Machadodorp Self Catering

Kingfisher Trout Lodge

Sleeps 26 people in 9 units

These Waterval Boven cottages are all fully equipped for self-catering, so they all have a stove, fridge, kettle, ...

Excellent [6 verified reviews]

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  • 850
  • per room per night
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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

Magoebaskloof Self Catering

Magoebaskloof Birders Cottages

Sleeps 11 people in 3 units

Magoebaskloof Birders’ Cottages are located on Dragonwyck Farm, a working farm producing avocados and indigenous ...

Excellent [9 verified reviews]

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  • 900
  • per room per night
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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

Hammanskraal Game Lodge / Self Catering

iKhaya LamaDube Game Lodge

Sleeps 16 people in 8 rooms

A variety of privately spaced accommodation is available. Each of the eight units accommodates two guests and has its ...

Excellent [6 verified reviews]

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  • 1600
  • per room per night
    based on 2 persons
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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
  • 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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