Destination guide

The luxury area of Strand awaits your stay

The ocean views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Strand. This city's golfing, diving and surfing draw many visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Strand

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Strand has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Monkey Town Primate Centre (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Strand Golf Club (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Cheetah Outreach (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Blue Rock Adventure Park (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Vergelegen Wine Estate (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Erinvale Golf Club (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Strand

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Strand is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Harmony Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Blue Rock Adventure Park (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Bikini Beach (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Helderberg Nature Reserve (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Kogel Bay Beach (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Eskom Palmiet Visitor Centre (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Strand

The nearest airport is in Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.), located 17.5 mi (28.1 km) from the city centre.

Utilise the area's public transport and catch a ride on the metro at Strand Station or Van Der Stel Station and easily see more of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Strand?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 65 holiday lettings around Strand. From 19 Houses to 26 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Strand?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Strand:

  • Somerset West: 167 holiday homes
  • Gordons Bay: 87 holiday homes
  • Mountainside: 61 holiday homes
  • Eikenbosch: 17 holiday homes
  • Cape Farms: 127 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Strand Golf Club: 340 holiday lettings
  • Lwandle Migrant Labour Museum: 325 holiday lettings
  • Van Der Stel Station: 321 holiday lettings
  • Waterkloof Wines: 338 holiday lettings
  • Strand Station: 324 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Strand 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 Strand?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 19 Houses in Strand. Our other popular types of Strand holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Strand?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 37 holiday homes with pool available in Strand. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.