Destination guide

The friendly area of Gardens awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's museums, art galleries and history with a rental holiday home in Gardens. This city is welcoming and trendy, recognised for its gardens, mountain views and parks. Table Mountain and South African National Gallery are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Gardens

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Gardens a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Two Oceans Aquarium (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Grand Parade Square (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Sea Point Swimming Pool (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Hisense Wheel of Excellence (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Metropolitan Golf Club (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Arderne Gardens (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Gardens

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Gardens is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Table Mountain (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • De Waal Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Table Mountain Aerial Cableway (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Company's Garden (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Lions Head (1 mi / 1.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Gardens

Fly into Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.), the closest airport, located 11.1 mi (17.9 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Gardens?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 185 holiday lettings around Gardens. From 19 Houses to 147 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 Gardens?

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 Gardens:

  • Camps Bay: 189 holiday homes
  • Hout Bay: 104 holiday homes
  • Sea Point: 213 holiday homes
  • Fish Hoek: 50 holiday homes
  • Constantia: 72 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 Gardens?

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

  • Christopher Moller Art Gallery: 1,625 holiday lettings
  • Cape Town Medi Clinic: 1,633 holiday lettings
  • Bertram House: 1,628 holiday lettings
  • Victoria & Alfred Waterfront: 1,591 holiday lettings
  • Steenberg Golf Estate: 1,590 holiday lettings

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

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

  • Flats: 147 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 9 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 Gardens?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 69 holiday homes with pool available in Gardens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.