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Kommetjie holiday cottage rental

Cape Town / Kommetjie

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children age 5+
AMENITIES:DSTV / DVD / TVBraaiSwimming PoolLarge GardenClose to beachWashing Machine / Tumble DryerFridge/FreezerHob/OvenTowelsBeach TowelsLinenMaid Service can be organisedLongbeach 60mtrs awaySlangkop LighthouseRestaurants  …see more

from £80 / night

£555 / week

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from £80 / night

43

Holiday cottage accommodation

Coast Province / Kilifi

3 10 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
Takashak lies on Takaungu beach, 400 metres of white Indian Ocean sand enjoyed by only 3 properties. Lush greenery provides privacy from the beach so that you can lie on the roof terrace overlooking the Indian Ocean just metres away.Away from it all down 5 kms o  …see more

from £52 / night

£336 - £560 / week

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from £52 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Hogsback holiday cottage rental

Eastern Cape / Hogsback

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Private garden
Bredon stone cottage has been renovated to a high standard , yet keeping with the history that the cottage holds. It offers the view of the valley below and is situated against the forest boundary , yet it is only 5 minutes away from the local village.  …see more

from £125 / night

£850 / week

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from £125 / night

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(4) Excellent 

48

Drakensberg Region holiday cottage rental

KwaZulu-Natal / Drakensberg Region

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Johannesburg 3 hours / Durban 2-2.5hrs. Dragon's Mist a comfortable self-catering cottage surrounded by stunning natural beauty and offering magnificent views of the Drakensberg Unesco world heritage site.Dragon's Mist is a luxurious self-catering ho  …see more

from £88 / night

£792 / week

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from £88 / night

(23) Very Good 

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Camps Bay holiday cottage let

Cape Town / Camps Bay

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
Situated 1km from the finest restaurants and beaches in Cape Town is this bright and modern two- bedroomed two-bathroomed air-conditioned cottage in a security complex.Tastefully furnished in blues and white, the cottage comprises a main bedroom with a queen-size be  …see more

from £109 / night

£770 / week

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from £109 / night

(2) Very Good 

7

Saint-Benoit / Plaine des Palmistes

11 4 4 nights min

  • 11 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 60 km
  • Child friendly

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from £115 / night

£594 / week

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from £115 / night

(2) Very Good 

6

Noordhoek holiday cottage accommodation

Cape Town / Noordhoek

3 6 5 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
A relaxed beach side resort within a Noordhoek luxury time share environment offering accommodation in a self catering thatched cottage with direct access to an unspoiled beach. Other restaurants are within walking distance & a shopping mall is a short drive away.W  …see more

from £110 / night

£770 / week

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from £110 / night

(2) Excellent 

15

Holiday cottage in Constantia

Cape Town / Constantia

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Child friendly
Charming, spacious cottage in Contsantia, Cape Town. Two ensuite bedrooms. Available for short or long terms stays. Suitable for holiday/ weekend or business trips  …see more

from £80 / night

£480 - £880 / week

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from £80 / night

(6) Very Good 

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Holiday cottage rental

Cape Town / Mowbray

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 9 km
  • Car not necessary
“" a little Gem"” the whole stay was superb. A wonderful quiet garden cottage that was both in easy access to central Cape Town and the airport. We found it an ideal place to be able to explore central Cape Town and the surrounding wine routes. This  …see more

from £35 / night

£230 / week

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from £35 / night

13

Holiday cottage in George

Western Cape / George

3 8 5 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
We are letting our awesome 3bed 2bath home for major holidays and events. It is fully furnished and ideal for the larger family or group of friends visiting our breathtaking coastal town. A mere 8km to the closest beach, 3km to the mall and a km to the shopping centre a  …see more

from £96 / night

£672 / week

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from £96 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Plumstead, Cape Town

Cape Town / Plumstead, Cape Town

2 2 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
Situated in a quiet neighbourhood, with easy access to local restaurants and free-ways. Ideal base for holiday makers looking to explore Cape Town and surrounding area.Near to the Constantia Winelands, major shopping centres such as Constantia Village, Blue Rou  …see more

from £30 / night

£210 / week

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from £30 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Simon's Town holiday cottage rental

Cape Town / Simon's Town

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
An original, recently renovated fisherman's cottage, offering spacious living with spectacular views of False Bay. Only 2 minutes from the beach and an excellent swimming and diving spot. Set in a Nature and Marine Reserve far from the madding crowd Thalassa cottag  …see more

from £180 / night

£995 / week

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from £180 / night

15

Holiday cottage in Mtunzini

Zululand / Mtunzini

3 5 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
Nkawu cottage (velvet monkey in zulu), is set in a tropical garden and is totally separated from our house, insuring total privacy. The furnishing and decor is a personal one, as i am a specialist in wall and floor finishes..It has a very zen and homely feel. The new m  …see more

from £51 / night

£297 / week

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from £51 / night

12

Holiday cottage rental

Western Cape / Montagu

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Private garden
Private garden complete with terrace, splash pool and braai area360 mountain viewsfully equipped kitchen, oven and hob and all utensils14 KM from Montagu centre, 10 minutes driveWine tasting, hot springs and tractor trips in Montagu  …see more

from £65 / night

£455 / week

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from £65 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage rental

Cape Town / Muizenberg

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
Local photographer and artist has created a comfy cottage in the heart of Muizenberg, three minutes walk from the warm Indian Ocean with its white, sandy Blue Flag beaches that stretch as far as the eye can see. It is in the middle of a caring and supportive neighbourho  …see more

from £44 / night

£292 - £555 / week

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from £44 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage rental

Western Cape / McGregor

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Popular for many years and a firm favourite with many regular visitors the cottage is over 100 years old  …see more

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(3) Excellent 

12

Constantia holiday cottage rental

Cape Town / Constantia

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Our fully furnished cottage has two en-suite bedrooms, an open plan lounge, a dining area and well equipped kitchen. The master bedroom has a king size bed and the second bedroom has a queen size bed. The cottage has its own secluded court-yard facing our lush 1.5 acre.  …see more

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(17) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Somerset West

Cape Town / Somerset West

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
“Delightful cottage” We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in your cottage....lovely clean, neat, modern decor and especially the little touches of a bottle of wine, snack goodies and home-grown veggies. Very convenient situation, central to Somerset West am  …see more

from £67 / night

£385 / week

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from £67 / night

(1) Excellent 

19

Holiday cottage letting

Coast Province / Mombasa

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
This property is fully run by solar and wind power and we have well water as well as rain water. It is the ideal place for someone who wants a retreat away from the crowd, but still not too far away from the entertainment centers and the beach .<br />It is an idea  …see more

from £51 / night

£255 / week

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from £51 / night

(8) Excellent 

10

Cottage rental in Pretoria/Tschwane with shared pool

Pretoria / Pretoria/Tschwane

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Welcome to BOSVELD TOURS! We offer you exciting, entertaining and true South African tour experiences around Pretoria, the wider Gauteng and the northern provinces of the country  …see more

from £20 / night

£140 / week

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from £20 / night

(2) Very Good 

13

Holiday cottage in Glencairn

Cape Town / Glencairn

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly
Family accommodation with access to beach, sea, mountain, golf, spectacular views and drives, wine farms and vineyards, good restaurants nearby  …see more

from £50 / night

£300 - £555 / week

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from £50 / night

(1) Average 

15

Holiday cottage in Pinelands

Cape Town / Pinelands

2 4 5 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 5 nights min
Cape Town Pinelands accommodation<br />Close to airport and everything Cape Town has to offer  …see more

from £48 / night

£288 - £456 / week

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from £48 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Kommetjie

Cape Town / Kommetjie

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
The Beach Cottage is quaint and a short stroll to the beach. Large, cool main bedroom with shower, toilet and basin en suite. Second bedroom leads off the lounge. Second bathroom with shower and toilet. Private garden with private entrance. Outdoor shower with hot and c  …see more

from £80 / night

£520 - £1200 / week

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from £80 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Hermanus

Overberg District / Hermanus

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Peace and quiet, great views and loved the animal life close by.” Friendly welcome by the Liane, A lovely surprise visit to the ducks, chickens and horses a couple of meters away from the cottage. A surprisingly cool cottage in the heat of the day. We  …see more

from £46 / night

£322 / week

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from £46 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage rental

Inhambane Province / Tofo

3 6 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
The self-catering cottages are close to the beach with excellent swimming, snorkelling, fishing and surfing opportunities. Mozambique is re-establishing itself as one of Southern Africas most intriguing and attractive tourist destinations.  …see more

from £120 / night

£720 / week

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from £120 / night

(20) Excellent 

15

Holiday cottage rental

Wilderness / Garden Route

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Air conditioning
“On the lakes .” 29 April 2013 We arrived on a Friday and were well received by Roger and Greta our hosts for the weekend. The cottage has beautiful views over the lakes of the Wilderness. This is the ideal getaway if you want a quiet and peaceful ret  …see more

from £59 / night

£410 / week

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from £59 / night

32

Holiday cottage in Lusaka

Lusaka Province / Lusaka

3 4 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
Self catering Lechwe Cottage is on Leopard Hill Road in safe and secure peri-urban area on outskirts of Lusaka. Vehicle available for Hire. Lechwe Cottage is within a 40 acre forested small-holding in an electric fence, with over 173 species of trees planted over the la  …see more

from £64 / night

£316 / week

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from £64 / night

(4) Very Good 

10

Diani Beach holiday cottage rental

Ukunda / Diani Beach

3 6 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
This quiet beautiful beach front cottage is situated right on Diani Beach near to Kaskazi Hotel and approximately 1km from the shops, banks, restaurants and other amenities of Diani on the Mombasa South Coast. Local fishermen and fruit sellers come daily to the house,  …see more

from £100 / night

£700 / week

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from £100 / night

9

Holiday cottage rental

Cape Town / Strand

2 4 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly
Our lovely cottage is located within 5 minutes walk from Strand beach and 2 very popular restaurants (De Brasserie and Ben's). Guests are welcomed with an airy, yet cosy atmosphere upon entering the front door, aided by the high ceiling with open trusses and open l  …see more

from £100 / night

£700 / week

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from £100 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Gilgil

Rift Valley Province / Gilgil

4 32 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 32
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Lake Elementaita, Kariandusi pre historic site and the Gilgil<br />Elementaita Bandas Resort & Retreat, The Unique range of facilities hidden away on the floor of Rift Valley  …see more

from £52 / night

£312 / week

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from £52 / night

15

Holiday cottage with shared pool in Grahamstown

Eastern Cape / Grahamstown

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 55 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
AppleBee Guest Cottage II is bright and airy with a carpeted, queen-size bedroom with bathroom, semi-self-catering with well-equipped kitchenette with microwave, dining area and comfy lounge seating with a single bed (available for an extra person on request). Aircon, D  …see more

from £60 / night

£370 / week

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from £60 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Cottage rental in Marina da Garma with shared pool

Cape Town / Marina da Garma

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
Peaceful waterside cottage for 2Lovely outlook over waterways from your lounge and deck  …see more

from £39 / night

£273 / week

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from £39 / night

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Holiday cottage in Wynberg

Cape Town / Wynberg

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
A Classic Cape Cottage luxuriously & elegantly furnished. Peaceful and quiet but close to Cape Town's many attractions. Ideally suited for a couple(or single) and can sleep 2 other adults(cot also available)<br />There is a totally private, small Japanese  …see more

from £40 / night

£280 / week

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from £40 / night

(13) Very Good 

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Holiday cottage in Hermanus

Hermanus / Sandbaai

2 7 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly
Situated in the Western Cape, South Africa, Vanhaven offers budget self catering holiday apartments in Sandbaai, Hermanus.Nestling between mountains and the cool Atlantic Ocean, Hermanus is famed for its mild climate, champagne air and famous vineyards. The annual Herm  …see more

from £35 / night

£245 / week

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from £35 / night

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Holiday cottage in Hermanus

Overberg District / Hermanus

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
This upmarket self-catering cottage is located only a few blocks away from several excellent restaurants, shops and the cliff path of Hermanus. Stylishly appointed, the cottage has a contemporary feel with its double volume, open-rafter living space, and tasteful decor.  …see more

from £80 / night

£560 / week

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Constantia holiday cottage rental

Cape Town / Constantia

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Charming double-storey cottage, totally underfloor heated. Open plan lounge/dining room (Satellite-TV, Internet) with fully fitted kitchen. Main bedroom with King-Size-Bed, second with Queen-Size-Bed and one Single-Bed, both en-suite to stylish bathroom.<br />Char  …see more

from £107 / night

£596 - £1073 / week

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from £107 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Marloth Park holiday cottage rental

Mpumalanga / Marloth Park

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
the cottage is more like a tree house raised off the ground with private veranda around the outside offering view over the bushvield and into the Kruger park - the cottage is designed as a private luxury suite suitable for a couple looking to enjoy there privacy and rel  …see more

from £88 / night

£616 / week

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from £88 / night

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Holiday cottage in Bulawayo

Bulawayo Province / Bulawayo

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Get back to basics and live your African Safari Dream in our private safari style home! Built of granite, gumpole and thatch with Gwayi tile & polished cement floors; set in an acre of indigenous flora and fauna; you won't want to share this home with any othe  …see more

from £80 / night

£400 / week

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from £80 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage with swimming pool, golf nearby in Constantia

Cape Town / Constantia

5 6 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 500 km
  • Swimming pool
Living at Broadacres is easy. The cottage is compact, private and unpretentious, yet comfortable well equipped and cleaned regularly by Aggie, our domestic lady. Most time in the summer will be spent outdoors, by the pool or on the porch barbecueing or chilling. The mai  …see more

from £220 / night

£1540 / week

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from £220 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Vipingo

Mombasa / Vipingo

4 8 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“A very memorable holiday in a stunning location” A group of 8, of us stayed at this very luxurious beach villa in February. The villa was utterly perfect - large swimming pool, 3 dining areas - one outside for breakfast, and one on the beach for a ba  …see more

from £225 / night

£1575 / week

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from £225 / night