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We believe finding a vacation rental in South Africa should be easy and not take hours of searching and scrolling. We’ve designed VacationRenter from the ground up to help travelers find the perfect rental faster and easier.

Where to stay in South Africa

If you’re considering a trip to South Africa, you’ve come to the right place. There are 78,147 holiday rentals available all over the country, and we’re confident you’ll find a vacation home that meets your needs and your budget. Affordable South Africa vacation rentals start at a nightly rate of $2, with 20% of properties priced under $23 per night. Whether you’re looking for short term homes for rent in Cape Town, private apartments in Johannesburg, or a quiet retreat to Port Elizabeth, we can help find exactly what you need. VacationRenter offers a wide selection of holiday homes from leading travel websites such as Airbnb, Vrbo, HomeAway,, and many more. It doesn’t matter if you’re on a solo travel expedition, planning a couples getaway, or coordinating a family vacation for 9, we can match you with a vacation rental that sleeps everyone comfortably. Before you know it, you’ll be packing your bags for your trip to South Africa!

Home-types in South Africa

South Africa has a variety of property types for you to consider when booking a trip. Here are the most popular property types in South Africa:
- House26,072 vacation rentals
- Condo22,955 vacation rentals
- Private Room18,319 vacation rentals
- Bed and Breakfast3,268 vacation rentals
- Hotel3,078 vacation rentals
- Villa2,543 vacation rentals
- Cabin1,330 vacation rentals
- Hostel235 vacation rentals
- Resort213 vacation rentals

Points of interests in South Africa

South Africa has several popular points of interest for you to check out when visiting the area. Here are the most popular points of interest in South Africa:
- New Cape Point Lighthouse: 42,744 vacation rentals
- V&A Waterfront: 42,744 vacation rentals
- Cape Point National Park: 42,744 vacation rentals
- Cape of Good Hope: 42,744 vacation rentals
- Franschhoek Motor Museum: 42,744 vacation rentals
- Two Oceans Aquarium: 42,744 vacation rentals
- Boulders Penguin Colony: 42,744 vacation rentals
- Boulders Beach: 42,744 vacation rentals
- Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa: 20,446 vacation rentals
- Cape Town Stadium: 20,446 vacation rentals