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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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 [11 verified reviews]

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  • 730
  • per room per night
    based on 2 persons
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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

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 [7 verified reviews]

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  • 890
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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

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 [24 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

Magaliesburg Self Catering

Nullarbor Cottages

Sleeps 20 people in 10 units

Comprising nine luxurious and individually decorated cottages which make up the great city escape that is Nullarbor ...

Excellent [7 verified reviews]

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  • 800
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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

Haenertsburg Self Catering

Viewpoint Cabins

Sleeps 14 people in 6 units

Viewpoint Cabins has five charming wooden cabins which can accommodate two to four guests. Each of the cabins have a ...

Excellent [2 verified reviews]

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  • 990
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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
  • Viewpoint Cabins 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 [6 verified reviews]

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  • 480
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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

Hluhluwe Self Catering

Imani Bush House

Sleeps 8 people in 2 units

The property consists of the Imani Bush House (main house) and Silver Sky Chalet which is a separate smaller house ...

Very Good [1 verified review]

5+1night free
  • from 1400
  • R
  • 1167
  • Conditions apply
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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

Cathedral Peak Self Catering

Cathedral Cottage

Sleeps 8 people in 1 unit

Cathedral Cottage nestles at the very foot of the Cathedral Peak mountain range in the Northern Drakensberg. The ...

Excellent [18 verified reviews]

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  • 2500
  • unit rate per night
    for up to 8 people
  • 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

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 [3 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

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 [2 verified reviews]

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  • 1410
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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

Sutherland Self Catering

Die Heks se Huis

Sleeps 17 people in 6 units

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

Acceptable [1 verified review]

15%off
  • from 750
  • R
  • 638
  • Conditions apply
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is not offered
  • No airport transfers
  • Free parking is available
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Die Heks se Huis 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 [2 verified reviews]

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  • 2000
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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

Clanwilliam Self Catering

Boskloof Swemgat

Sleeps 40 people in 8 units

The accommodation is set along the river banks and guests can enjoy swimming and fishing in the clear, unpolluted ...

Excellent [10 verified reviews]

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  • 950
  • per room per night
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  • Airconditioned rooms are offered
  • Free WiFi is not offered
  • No airport transfers
  • No free parking
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Boskloof Swemgat 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 ...

Very Good [5 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

Citrusdal Self Catering

Wolfkop Nature Reserve

Sleeps 6 people in 1 unit

The totally private cottage with private Jacuzzi, jungle gym for kids, hammocks, bush showers and fire place offers ...

Excellent [14 verified reviews]

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  • 1200
  • per room per night
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  • Rooms are not airconditioned
  • Free WiFi is not offered
  • Airport transfers can be arranged
  • No free parking
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Wolfkop Nature Reserve does not have a swimming pool
  • Family friendly, children of all ages are welcome

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Holiday Houses and Luxury Villas in South Africa

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