Destination guide

The oceanfront setting of Kalk Bay is ready to explore

The area's theatre scene and culture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Kalk Bay. This city's coral reefs, seafood restaurants and seaside draw many visitors. Table Mountain and Boulders Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Kalk Bay

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Kalk Bay a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Two Oceans Aquarium (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Wooley's Tidal Pool (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Clovelly Country Club (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Westlake Golf Club (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Steenberg Wine Estate (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Steenberg Golf Estate (4 mi / 6.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kalk Bay

Travellers appreciate the beautiful ocean views and pristine beaches, which is just a taste of what Kalk Bay has to offer. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kalk Bay is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Table Mountain (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Boulders Beach (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Cape of Good Hope (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • St. James Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Kalk Bay Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Kalk Bay

Fly into Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.), the closest airport, located 13.4 mi (21.5 km) from the city centre.

Walk to nearby metro transport at Kalk Bay Station or St. James Station if you're interested in seeing more of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kalk Bay?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 22 holiday lettings around Kalk Bay. From 5 Houses to 11 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 Kalk Bay?

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 Kalk Bay:

  • Camps Bay: 190 holiday homes
  • Hout Bay: 104 holiday homes
  • Sea Point: 213 holiday homes
  • Fish Hoek: 50 holiday homes
  • Constantia: 73 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 Kalk Bay?

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

  • Save Our Seas Shark Education Centre: 1,388 holiday lettings
  • Rhodes Cottage Museum: 1,403 holiday lettings
  • Kalk Bay Beach: 1,386 holiday lettings
  • Kalk Bay Harbour: 1,381 holiday lettings
  • St. James Beach: 1,398 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kalk 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 Kalk Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 5 Houses in Kalk Bay. Our other popular types of Kalk Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 4 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 Kalk Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Kalk Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.