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Holiday home in Wilderness

Western Cape / Wilderness

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly
Wilderness House is walking distance to Wilderness Village restaurants, beach and lagoon. We are en route from Eastern Cape to Cape Town, with the N2 being the main freeway feeding Wilderness and George.Wilderness House ideal holiday home to relax and enjoy beautiful se  …see more

from £115 / night

£570 - £850 / week

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from £115 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Holiday home in Pearly Beach

Western Cape / Pearly Beach

2 5 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
Pearly gates is a cosy house situated in the Pearly beach resort, in Pearly beach. The house offers self-catering accommodation for families of four. The house is only 100 meters from the beach, and 20 kilometres from Gansbaai. This free-standing house has two bedroom  …see more

from £60 / night

£420 / week

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from £60 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Fish Hoek holiday home rental

Cape Town / Fish Hoek

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great House - Perfect Location for Exploring Cape Town” My family stayed at David and Lyn's place in Fish Hoek, South Africa for a week in July. The house was perfect. The view out onto False Bay was magnificent. The home was well equipped and spaciou  …see more

from £85 / night

£595 - £980 / week

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from £85 / night

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(12) Excellent 

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Hout Bay holiday home rental

Cape Town / Hout Bay

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“A very relaxing home from home.....” A lovely property that felt very comfortable and was like a home from home. Extremely clean and lots of extras including a much welcomed grocery pack. Glen and Joan were very helpful when we needed advice on touris  …see more

from £95 / night

£500 - £800 / week

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from £95 / night

(3) Average 

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Holiday home in Plettenberg Bay

Western Cape / Plettenberg Bay

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
A local management agency manages the property on behalf of the owner. Housekeepers can be arranged.  …see more

from £24 / night

£408 - £1568 / week

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from £24 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday home with swimming pool in Yzerfontein

Western Cape / Yzerfontein

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“When a pearl is a diamond in which tranquillity sparkles” We treated ourselves to a luxurious week in the Boathouse set apart from the villa, perfect privacy and our own little balcony overlooking the Atlantic with views to Table Mountain, Robben Isla  …see more

from £189 / night

£1317 / week

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from £189 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Solar Beach holiday home rental

Plettenberg Bay / Solar Beach

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Swimming pool
“Perfect Holiday Retreat” My husband & I + 2 friends thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Garden Cottage last November. Wonderful location. The cottage is beautifully decorated and very well equipped. Everything is of an extremely high standard. There is  …see more

from £100 / night

£650 - £1450 / week

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from £100 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Home rental in Camps Bay

Cape Town / Camps Bay

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Perfect house in the perfect place” We loved Villa on the Bay. It is a superb house, immaculately presented yet comfortable enough to feel like home. The living space was huge and great for a family. The deck and pool was a winner too, although being  …see more

from £280 / night

£1900 - £3220 / week

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from £280 / night

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Mabula Private Game Reserve holiday home rental

Waterberg / Mabula Private Game Reserve

4 12 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
ZEBULA GOLF ESTATE & SPA is the only 5 Star graded Golf Estate; Nature Reserve and Health Spa combination in the whole of Africa, located on a 1600 hectares in the African Bush veld in the shadows of the Waterberg mountain range. This Zebula self catering holiday renta  …see more

from £240 / night

£1680 / week

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from £240 / night

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Holiday home in Ponta do Ouro

Maputo Province / Ponta do Ouro

3 6 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Air conditioning
Tree Tops is split into two self contained dwellings. Upstairs had a queen and a twin bedroom, kitchen and shower. Downstairs has a queen bedroom and shower. Both units have tv, kitchen and small lounge, whilst upstairs has a gas braai (hotplate and microwave/convection  …see more

from £48 / night

£388 - £1262 / week

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from £48 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday home with swimming pool in Witsand

Overberg District / Witsand

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
Luxury designer Beach Villa situated in Witsand - THE GATEWAY TO THE GARDEN ROUTE - located on the beach with direct beach access. The home has 5 double bedrooms of which 3 are en-suite and 2 bedrooms share a full bathroom. There is an additional guest WC. The villa  …see more

from £224 / night

£1568 / week

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from £224 / night

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Holiday home with swimming pool in Inhambane

Inhambane Province / Inhambane

3 7 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Well apportioned Beach House in the heart of Mozambique's most beautiful province. Wake up to the sun rising over the ocean below you, as the whales frolick in the bay, and savour one of Earth's last un-spoilt paradises. Enjoy total peace and relaxation!  …see more

from £155 / night

£850 - £1260 / week

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from £155 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Tofo holiday home rental

Inhambane Province / Tofo

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.02 km
  • Swimming pool
“Wonderful beach house and surroundings” We had an amazing stay at the Praia da Rocha house during our 5 days there. Not only is the house beautiful with lots of space, light and air, it has a ridiculously spectacular view of the ocean. The bedrooms  …see more

from £145 / night

£1015 / week

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from £145 / night

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Holiday home with swimming pool in Solar Beach

Plettenberg Bay / Solar Beach

6 10 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
Villa Formosa is a stunning family holiday home over looking the bay and beautiful mountain range of Formosa. With breath taking views the house supports a top level sun deck that gives a 270 degree view of the whole bay. Comfortable loungers and open deck areas allow f  …see more

from £396 / night

£2760 - £3996 / week

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from £396 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday home with swimming pool in Amitie

Praslin Island / Amitie

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Our beach hut is located at St Sauveur, a quiet area at the south of Praslin island, being only 50 meters away from the beach. Wake up on the hut’s veranda, have breakfast enjoying the view of the ocean towards Mahe and relax by the pool surrounded by lush tropical  …see more

from £129 / night

£898 - £1197 / week

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from £129 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Holiday home with swimming pool in Summerstrand

Port Elizabeth / Summerstrand

4 9 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“Truly fantastic and highly recommended holiday home” The home is spacious, meticulously clean, elegant, modern and very comfortable; as a family with two small children and our miniature Dachshund we had an amazing time and thoroughly enjoyed our stay  …see more

from £165 / night

£1155 - £1365 / week

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from £165 / night

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Midrand holiday home rental

Greater Johannesburg / Midrand

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Located in Glen Austin, Midrand, this is a charming, two-bedroom, two-bathroom (main en-suite) self-catering cottage set in a secure, leafy two acre property. Located within a few kilometres of the Gautrain Rapid Rail Link, Grand Central Airport and shopping centres (Ma  …see more

from £32 / night

£224 / week

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from £32 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Anse Volbert

Praslin Island / Anse Volbert

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
Located on Praslin, sitting atop Pointe Zanguille, with its 360º vista of the Maritime natural reserve, La Bellevue is the best kept secret in Seychelles! Be ready to make the trip to the top in a vehicle that can handle the slope and when you arrive you will be greet  …see more

from £171 / night

£1197 - £1496 / week

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from £171 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday home with swimming pool, golf nearby in Brackenridge Estate

Plettenberg Bay / Brackenridge Estate

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
Self catering holiday home in Plettenberg Bay with beautiful views on ocean and mountains  …see more

from £160 / night

£1120 - £1757 / week

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from £160 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Antananarivo Province / Ampefy

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

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from £19 / night

£95 / week

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from £19 / night

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Holiday home in Sedgefield

Knysna / Sedgefield

4 8 14 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 14 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Newly renovated modern home with all amenities situated in the heart of the Garden Route, midway between Knysna and George. Sedgefield is the only "Slow City" in Africa. Wonderful beaches nearby and easy walk to Swartvlei River. Organic farmers' market every Saturday mo  …see more

from £80 / night

£560 / week

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from £80 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday home with shared pool in Hermanus

Overberg District / Hermanus

3 6 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Hermanus is the world’s foremost land based whale watching destination and it is here where you will find our beach house. A stylish decorated beach house situated on a private beach in Hermanus with magnificent sea views opening out to a kitchen/lounge/dining. 3 bed  …see more

from £112 / night

£779 / week

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from £112 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday home with swimming pool, golf nearby in Ballito

Ballito / Simbithi Eco Estate

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“STUNNING HOUSE IN A FABULOUS LOCATION” We stayed at Indlwana on arrival in South Africa and again after travelling north to Phinda Rock Game Lodge, Rhino Ridge and Kwalucia Safari Retreat in St. Lucia, all within easy reach. It was a wonderful place  …see more

from £265 / night

£1300 - £3200 / week

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from £265 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Solar Beach holiday home rental

Plettenberg Bay / Solar Beach

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent base for a fabulous holiday. Home from home.” Stayed with friends in this lovely house. Very clean, tidy and spacious. Nice private decked area outside. Quiet area but close enough to the centre of town for groceries, bars and restaurants. J  …see more

from £100 / night

£600 - £1520 / week

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from £100 / night

(19) Very Good 

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Holiday home accommodation

Zanzibar Island / Matemwe

3 6 5 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“Magical Matemwe” I just wanted to thank you for letting us stay at villa Tulia. It was just the peace and quiet we needed after a gruelling week on mount Kilimanjaro. Everyone was wonderfully friendly and the staff at beach village along with Pili and  …see more

from £160 / night

£1680 / week

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from £160 / night

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Holiday home in Plettenberg Bay

Western Cape / Plettenberg Bay

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
Our house is on Robberg beach with magnificent views. It is within easy walking distance to the beach via a path right outside the house. It is open plan and spacious with lovely decor. Main bedroom is on the third floor with en-suite bathroom and breathtaking views.  …see more

from £255 / night

£1785 / week

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from £255 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Limpopo Province / Phalaborwa

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

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from £107 / night

£642 - £868 / week

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from £107 / night

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Holiday home with shared pool in Belle Mare

Flacq District / Belle Mare

3 6 5 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
If you have always dreamt of lying on a sandy beach on sunny daysenjoy a breathtaking view of the ocean...be relaxed with the sound of nice wavesan almost untouched beach on the Paradise island on the East Coast ofMauritius.And have a pleExquisite Bungalow located on th  …see more

from £107 / night

£748 - £898 / week

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from £107 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Praslin Island / Ste Anne

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning

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from £137 / night

£958 / week

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from £137 / night

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Holiday home in Stanger

KwaZulu-Natal / Stanger

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Beach Golf Canoeing Cycling Secure  …see more

from £225 / night

£1500 - £1855 / week

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from £225 / night

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Salt Rock holiday home rental

KwaZulu-Natal / Salt Rock

3 6 5 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 5 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
This is your home away from home! A place to relax, listen to the soothing sounds of nature, a short walk (500m) from the main bathing Salt Rock beach. Close to all amenities, less than 15mins from the international airport and within 2hours drive to some of the best  …see more

from £175 / night

£1225 / week

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from £175 / night

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Kalk Bay holiday home rental

Cape Town / Kalk Bay

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
This charming original stone cottage is right in the centre of the Kalk Bay village overlooking a small park and the sea. It's perfect for families - spacious rooms, loads of cupboards and with all the equipment and facilities you'd expect in a home. The style is comfor  …see more

from £110 / night

£770 / week

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from £110 / night

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Tangier-Tetouan Region / Tangier

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

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from £82 / night

£569 / week

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from £82 / night

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Holiday home with shared pool in Paje

Zanzibar Island / Paje

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Swahili Bungalow is a small self contained house situated in the private garden of the owners house. It has access to a shared pool and a large beautiful and secure garden. It is a few minutes walk from Paje Beach and close to the Paje Ndame Beach Resort. The bungalow  …see more

from £35 / night

£245 / week

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from £35 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday home accommodation

Cape Town / Simon's Town

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Where the mountains and heavens meet with the Penguins, Whales and Dolphins” This beautiful home (with pool, outdoor deck and magical views of Boulders Beach ) was the perfect location for a sun filled holiday swimming with the penguins and watching t  …see more

from £80 / night

£520 - £856 / week

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from £80 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Observatory holiday home accommodation

Cape Town / Observatory

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Child friendly
““A home away from home”” Bay Leaf cottage is the perfect place to stay in Cape Town if you want something more exciting than a standard hotel room. We were made to feel welcome the minute we arrived. The cottage was spacious and clean, everything we n  …see more

from £70 / night

£420 - £590 / week

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from £70 / night

(27) Very Good 

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Holiday home rental

Flacq District / Belle Mare

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“A dream house at the edge of a warm lagoon on a tropical island, with a long white sandy beach through the garden gate” Every thing was perfect, it's such a magical place, so quiet and the sea just outside the garden gate. Couldn't believe how fantast  …see more

from £145 / night

£1015 / week

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Holiday home in Sedgefield

Knysna / Sedgefield

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Waters Edge” family holiday house on a tidal lagoon/river.Beautiful views across the lagoon to the mountain peaks of George with awesome sunsets and reflections. Allow small children to paddle in the shallow waters or help you press prawns for the fishing hooks. A  …see more

from £48 / night

£336 - £609 / week

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from £48 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday home rental

Rodrigues Island / Cascade Graviers

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly
Nous sommes à 3 minute de marche de la plage publique de gravier, 2.61 km de Mourouk , 2.72 km de trou d'argent " la carte postale de l'île .Randonnées, excursions sur les îlots avoisinants, pêche, plongée et kitesurf.  …see more

from £48 / night

£330 / week

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(8) Excellent 

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Wilderness holiday home rental

Western Cape / Wilderness

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Amazing!!!” Beautiful villa finished to a very high spec. In an excellent location with amazing views & a private walkway to the beach. The only negative thing was that we were not shown how to work the hot water heater for the upstairs (we did as  …see more

from £171 / night

£1195 - £2795 / week

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from £171 / night

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