Where to stay around Saint James?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 12 holiday lettings near Saint James. From 7 Studios to 7 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Saint James for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Saint James?

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 Saint James:

  • De Waterkant: 212 holiday homes
  • Green Point: 248 holiday homes
  • Bo-Kaap: 288 holiday homes
  • Mouille Point: 87 holiday homes
  • Greenmarket Square: 202 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 Saint James?

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

  • St. James Beach: 1,126 holiday lettings
  • Save Our Seas Shark Education Centre: 1,117 holiday lettings
  • Kalk Bay Theatre: 1,114 holiday lettings
  • V & A Waterfront: 1,262 holiday lettings
  • Camps Bay Beach: 1,287 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Saint James 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 Studios in Saint James?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 7 Studios in Saint James. Our other popular types of Saint James holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 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 Saint James?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Saint James. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a Holiday Rental House in St James, South Africa, Your Home Away From Home

    With plenty of history and occupying a pleasant stretch of shoreline on the Cape Peninsula, is the wonderful Cape Town suburb of St James. A St James holiday is usually favoured by those travellers who want a good mixture of sightseeing and activities, to make their trip go with a bang. A luxurious St James holiday rental house will come with all of the amenities you need for a stress-free stay, as well as some of the most spectacular sea views to be found in the whole of the Cape Peninsula.

    Things to Do on Holiday in St James, South Africa

    As well as being able to view some wonderful old houses that belong in the area of St James whilst on your trip, there are also plenty of hands-on activities to get your teeth stuck into. As the suburb is located on the coastline there are a myriad water-based activities to enjoy, such as snorkelling, diving, surfing, sailing, pier fishing and swimming. Other great activities available whilst on a St James holiday include paragliding, mountain biking, horse riding, caving, tennis, golf, whale watching, mountaineering and roller-blading.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in St James, South Africa

    If you decide to venture out from your St James holiday rental house for the day then it is highly recommended that you take the 80 mile trip to the historic town of Genadendal. The name of the town means “Valley of Grace” and is noted for being the site of the first ever missionary station in the country. There are 24 buildings situated around the Genadendal Church Square which have been deemed as National Monuments since 1980. Visitors to the town can also see a wonderful Moravian church and one of the oldest missionary printing works which is still used to this day.

    Weather in St James, South Africa

    If the weather is a crucial feature of your trip then you will be delighted to hear that you can expect to experience a Mediterranean climate. This means that the summers are dry and hot whilst the winters are mild and wetter. The winter months run from May to July in the city and visitors can expect the temperature during the daytime to reach as much as 19 degrees Celsius. The summer months last from November until March and can see the temperature rise to as much as 25 degrees Celsius. The rain usually falls the most during the month of June when there can be as much as 5 inches in that one month alone. The driest month tends to be February when there is generally less than 1 inch of precipitation.

    Travel to St James, South Africa

    To begin a wonderful St James holiday is really simple due to the fact that travellers can fly directly into Cape Town International Airport (CPT) which is just over 22 miles away from the suburb. Amongst the airlines offering regular, affordable flights to Cape Town are British Airways, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa and South African Airways. There are many large airports in the UK from which travellers can depart including Glasgow (GLA), Gatwick (LGW), Bristol (BRS), London Heathrow (LHR), Cardiff (CWL) and Newcastle(NCL).