A holiday to South Africa should be on everyone’s bucket list. And with cheap flights in and out of the country, booking your next adventure has never been easier. We help find the best accommodation offers for you so you can spend your money on making memories and finding your favourite places to stay.
The perfect accommodation is the cherry on top of any type of trip. From secluded getaways in South Africa to the stunning beach villas with breath-taking views of Table Mountain.
South Africa hosts an array of amazing activities ideal for couples, families and budget accommodation-seekers looking to have an unforgettable time. So don’t waste your time and energy on travel agents - we have what you’re looking for.
No matter what type of holiday you’re looking for, South Africa won’t fall short. If you’re searching for the hottest cafes, restaurants, clubs and attractions, Johannesburg and its lively, full-of-culture city are waiting for you. Not to mention the famous Kruger National Park at its doorstep.
If you’re looking for golden beaches, the perfect barrel and tropically warm weather, Durban is calling your name. As one of the more affordable holiday destinations, you can spend your time soaking up the African sun or making your way through the Ushaka Marine World for an adrenaline thrill for the entire family.
Wanting the best of both? Cheap flights to Cape Town offer a vacation to some of the trendiest restaurants and cafes. There is a hot nightlife as well as gorgeous white sand beaches, beachfront cocktail lounges and hundreds of mountain hikes to be explored.
Johannesburg is South Africa’s financial hub and largest city, spanning over 1000 square kilometres. Hiring a car while staying here can greatly help to get around to all the attractions. Alternatively, staying in the heart of Johannesburg limits the need for transportation and travelling far away.
The most popular area for families, solo travellers and couples alike, is to book accommodation in the Northern Suburb. Paired with cheap flights to Johannesburg, staying in this affordable area gives you a chance to spend your budget on fun activities. You can choose from neighbourhoods in the suburb, like Santon, Rosebank, Melville, Melrose or Norwood.
Looking for luxury? Staying in the four seasons hotel in the city centre offers guests modern and elegant rooms with the bonus of on-site restaurants, a heated pool and a spa. Alternatively, you can stay in the residence boutique hotel. This is great for couples looking for a romantic holiday, be sure to book the suites as they come with a private hot tub.
If you want to make the most of your activities and save on your accommodation, we recommend checking out Genesis All-Suite Hotel. They offer brilliant service and the rooms are modern with full kitchens. The floors below consist of multiple shops and grocery stores.
If you’re taking the family to explore Johannesburg, the Winston Hotel in the Rosebank area is hip and offers lovely weekend markets. This hotel also gives guests access to a chauffeur to make getting around The Golden City that much easier.
Durban is known for its long stretching beaches with golden sand, warm water and great waves to surf. This specific area is known as the Golden Mile. You can also stay in hip suburbs like; Morningside, Berea or Glenwood. The city centre is excellent for its markets, like Victoria Street, but isn’t a favoured place to stay. Cheap flights to Durban allow you to save on travel and spend more on making memories.
Suppose you want the very best of Durban. In that case, a secluded and quiet Morningside accommodation, the Africa Pride Boutique Hotel is great for couples and showcases a traditional-style mansion that dates back to 1928. You can enjoy the patio dining space, buffet breakfast, pool and hot tubs.
Alternatively, you can stay in the Oyster Box in Umhlanga Rocks. This is the hottest town on the block where all the stars of Durban hang out. This accommodation in Durban offers it all, from rooms with breath-taking views, sun loungers by the pool and even local monkeys popping down to say hello.
If you are travelling with the family, Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani on North Beach have fantastic family suites with kitchens, TV, wifi and even stunning views of the teal ocean. The accommodation has on-site restaurants, pools and spas, making it easy to get around with children.
Durban North has some excellent accommodation for a romantic getaway. The Endless Horizon Boutique Hotel is secluded and has a sense of love in the air. The hotel staff even leave a bath full of rose petals for guests celebrating an engagement, anniversary or marriage. To top it off, the rooftop has a luxury infinity pool to wallow in while watching the sunset over the ocean.
Accommodation in Cape Town can range from beachfront villas in Camps Bay to mountainside mansions in Oranjezicht. The city centre has skyscraping hotels or you can stay at a historical guest house nestled amongst the vineyards of Franschhoek.
Families will enjoy the accommodation in Blouberg, a suburban area close to the beach and much more affordable than the city. Blouberg has the best view of Table Mountain and offers a picturesque scene over the bay when the sunsets over the horizon. It is also quieter than the city centre and has an excellent public transport bus system to take you exploring all over Cape Town.
Camps Bay has stunning self-catering accommodation dotted along the edge of the mountains for couples on a romantic holiday or honeymoon. Below you will find hundreds of chic restaurants and cocktail lounges for dinner dates. You can also enjoy the abundance of luxury spas in the area and maybe treat yourself to a couples massage.
Travelling in a group with your friends and looking for holiday places in South Africa? Rent out a mansion in Durbanville to host all the guests. In the daytime, you can hop from one winery to the next, tasting the exquisite and award-winning wines of South Africa. You can have a traditional braai in your self-catering house in the evening while drinking all that wine you bought on your day out.