Where to stay around Plettenberg Bay?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 35 holiday lettings near Plettenberg Bay. From 18 houses to 9 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Plettenberg Bay is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Plettenberg Bay?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Plettenberg Bay. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Plettenberg Bay Beach: 64 holiday lettings
  • Robberg Nature Reserve: 63 holiday lettings
  • Natures Valley Beach: 39 holiday lettings
  • Arch Rock: 36 holiday lettings
  • Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary: 36 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Plettenberg Bay listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Plettenberg Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 18 houses in Plettenberg Bay. Our other popular types of Plettenberg Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Plettenberg Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 15 holiday homes with pool available in Plettenberg Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental House in Plettenberg Bay, South Africa Your Home Away From Home

    Plettenberg Bay is a wonderful district in the Bitou Municipal Area in the Western Cape Province of South Africa. A Plettenberg Bay holiday is the ideal choice for many travelling groups, in particular those who want to be in the thick of the traditional South African way of life. Having said this, there are a multitude of great universal activities as well as some unique and exciting attractions to be fully enjoyed whilst staying at a comfortable Plettenberg Bay holiday rental house.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Plettenberg Bay, South Africa

    Being situated on the southern coast of Bitou, a Plettenberg Bay holiday is jam-packed with a variety of great activities to enjoy with many of the family favourites available on the doorstep. The likes of swimming, diving, sailing, golf, tennis, horse riding, cycling and hiking are widely available as well as some unique opportunities to partake in a spot of whale watching or even a game of polo.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Plettenberg Bay, South Africa

    If you decide to leave your comfortable Plettenberg Bay holiday rental house for a time to explore the surrounding area then it is definitely recommended that you stop off at the Cango Caves, just past the town of Outshoorn, in the Klein Karoo area of the region. Most of the caves are open to the public and have some wonderful tunnels and chambers with beautiful stalagmites and stalactites that have formed over millions of years. Should the caves not appeal to you, a visit to Outshoorn is a must if you want to have the unique experience of riding an ostrich!

    Weather in Plettenberg Bay, South Africa

    If you are undecided about whether to book a fantastic Plettenberg Bay holiday rental house, then the fact that the neighbourhood experiences a mild Maritime climate with temperatures remaining pretty constant throughout the year may be enough to sway your decision!. Generally speaking, the warmest months of the year to have a Plettenberg Bay holiday are January and February when temperatures can reach a maximum of 26°C. The cooler months of June, July, August and September still offer up maximum temperatures of 20°C. The average annual rainfall amount for Plettenberg Bay is 25 inches.

    Travel to Plettenberg Bay, South Africa

    Travellers will find that it is very easy to start their Plettenberg Bay holiday by arriving at George Airport (GRJ) which is just over an hour and a half’s journey from the area. There are several air operators that have regular, affordable flights to George Airport including Swiss Air, South African Airways, KLM and Virgin Atlantic. Passengers can leave the UK from most of the major airports up and down the country such as Liverpool (LPL), Edinburgh (EDI), Heathrow (LHR), Birmingham (BHX) and Cardiff (CWL).

    Sightseeing in and around Plettenberg Bay

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Plettenberg Bay a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Knysna Elephant Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
    • Jukani Wildlife Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
    • Garden Route Wolf Sanctuary (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
    • Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
    • Elephant Sanctuary (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
    • Monkeyland (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Plettenberg Bay

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Plettenberg Bay is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Plettenberg Bay Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Robberg Nature Reserve (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
    • Arch Rock (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
    • Natures Valley Beach (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
    • Garden Route National Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
    • Leisure Isle (18 mi / 28.9 km)