Destination guide

Travel to culturally rich Midrand

Enjoy the culture and other features of Midrand. Travellers especially like the golfing, gardens and bird watching in this relaxing and welcoming city. Gold Reef City and Montecasino are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 Midrand

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Midrand a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Montecasino (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Lion Park (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Johannesburg Zoo (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Kyalami Racetrack (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Leeukop Golf Course (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Kyalami Country Club (3 mi / 4.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Midrand

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Midrand is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lesedi Cultural Village (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • James and Ethel Grey Park (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Delta Park (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Zoo Lake Park (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Gillooly's Farm (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Rietvlei Nature Reserve (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Midrand

The nearest airport is in Johannesburg (HLA-Lanseria), located 11.7 mi (18.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.), which is 12.9 mi (20.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Midrand?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 307 holiday lettings around Midrand. From 145 flats & apartments to 65 houses, 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.

Can I rent a town property in Midrand?

Quaint, charming and peaceful — village life is something to be envied. If this sounds like your sort of holiday, we can make it happen. HomeAway has 13 village holiday rentals here. Of course, that might not be for everyone. Luckily, HomeAway has tons more options, including:

  • 5 city-centre holiday accommodation options.
  • 5 golf-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 5 water-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a bed & breakfast in Midrand?

There's nothing like a wonderful night's sleep followed by a scrumptious breakfast! For cosy rooms with a relaxed atmosphere, you can't go past a B&B. There are 245 to choose from with the help of HomeAway. Book today and you could pay as little as £23 a night. Or perhaps you'd rather try one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Apartment: 184 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £15 per night.
  • House: 54 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £18 per night.
  • Cottage: 22 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £23 per night.

Can I stay in Midrand in a large group?

It can be tough finding the time to spend with your extended family and friends. A group getaway is a fantastic opportunity to get together. If you were hoping to kick back together, HomeAway has places to suit. The most popular choice for larger groups here are apartment holiday rentals, and we have 14 currently listed. Properties in this area that are suitable for large groups include:

  • If yours is a group of 6, we have 66 holiday rentals suited to that size. Stay a night from just £35.
  • If you have 5 in your family, you'll be thrilled to find out that there are 52 rental properties that are suitable. Prices begin at just £25 per night.
  • Organising a trip away with a group of 8? We offer 22 rental accommodation that will meet your needs. Prices begin at just £99 a night.

You and all your besties will be well catered to when you plan your Midrand holiday with us!