Find Holiday Houses for a South African Vacation

Luxury Villas and Holiday Houses in South Africa. Private houses available for holiday rental year-round. These South African holiday houses are self-contained, free-standing, completely private (with proprietors not residing on site), fully equipped and furnished. A fully fitted kitchen and dining area enable guests to cater for themselves. In the "Villas and Holiday House" category, accommodation ranges from comfortable to luxury.

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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 [29 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

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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  • 1150
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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

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 [15 verified reviews]

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  • 2000
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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

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
  • Free WiFi is not offered
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Star Dam Estate does not have a swimming pool
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

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 [17 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

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 [18 verified reviews]

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  • 495
  • per room per night
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  • Airconditioned rooms are offered
  • Free WiFi is available
  • No airport transfers
  • No free parking
  • 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
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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

Robertson Self Catering

Tierhoek Cottages

Sleeps 30 people in 5 units

Tierhoek Cottages are elegantly furnished and fully equipped. They have indoor and outdoor fireplaces, wide verandahs ...

Excellent [6 verified reviews]

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  • 1500
  • 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

Haenertsburg Self Catering

Mountain Fly Fishing

Sleeps 26 people in 5 units

Mountain Fly Fishing offers guests five self catering cabins on a privately owned property. Mountain Fly Fishing offers ...

Excellent [5 verified reviews]

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  • 840
  • 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 not allowed
  • Mountain Fly Fishing does not have a swimming pool
  • 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 [7 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

Vaalwater Self Catering

Moonriver Mountain Retreat

Sleeps 14 people in 4 rooms

The lodge provides self catering in three private and spacious chalets. The chalets boast breathtaking views of the ...

Excellent [11 verified reviews]

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  • 1000
  • 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
  • All ages are not allowed, some age groups may be allowed, please confirm

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

Wolseley Self Catering

Riverstone's CouplesPod

Sleeps 2 people in 1 unit

Riverstone's Couples Pod is a double container conversion, featuring a deep undercover patio with built in braai, and ...

Excellent [1 verified review]

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  • 1700
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    for up to 2 people
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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
  • Riverstone's CouplesPod 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 [5 verified reviews]

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  • 650
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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

Northern Drakensberg Guest House / Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering

Berghouse and Cottages

Sleeps 38 people in 9 units

Berghouse and Cottages units are equipped with kitchens or kitchenettes, open plan and fully electrified, most are ...

Excellent [5 verified reviews]

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  • 1150
  • 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
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

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Holiday Houses and Luxury Villas in South Africa

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