Where to stay around Scarborough?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 12 holiday lettings near Scarborough. From 6 houses to 2 bungalows, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Scarborough is on HomeAway.

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

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 Scarborough:

  • De Waterkant: 193 holiday homes
  • Green Point: 221 holiday homes
  • Bo-Kaap: 257 holiday homes
  • Greenmarket Square: 192 holiday homes
  • Fresnaye: 119 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 Scarborough?

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

  • V & A Waterfront: 1,237 holiday lettings
  • Camps Bay Beach: 1,261 holiday lettings
  • South Africa Library: 1,253 holiday lettings
  • Rhodes Cottage Museum: 1,103 holiday lettings
  • Clifton Bay Beach: 1,256 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 6 houses in Scarborough. Our other popular types of Scarborough holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Scarborough?

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

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    Make a Holiday Rental Villa in Scarborough, South Africa Your Home Away From Home

    If you like your destination to be as idyllic, natural and as peaceful as possible then you cannot go far wrong with a Scarborough holiday. Scarborough is a small conservation community located close to the Table Mountain National Park and remains largely untouched by modernisation and more importantly, mass tourism. Not only will a Scarborough holiday rental villa allow you to relax in tranquil surroundings, it will provide breath-taking views of Table Mountain and the Cape of Good Hope.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Scarborough, South Africa

    There are plenty of great activities available on a Scarborough holiday to make your trip complete, especially if you were hoping for that idyllic beach holiday. Scarborough has its own stretch of beautiful beach which is perfect for activities such as windsurfing, kite surfing, fishing, diving, swimming and sailing. Other activities available in the community and in the surrounding area include tennis, golf, horse riding, hiking, mountain biking and whale watching.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Scarborough, South Africa

    If you decide to leave your wonderful holiday rental villa for the day and explore the surrounding area, you should definitely take the time to stop at the town of Malmesbury, approximately 66 miles to the north of Scarborough. Once reputed for its hot springs that helped to cure rheumatism, the town is now a popular stop-off point for those taking in the Swartland Wine Route. Malmesbury has its own little local museum which details the history of the town. It also plays host to the Swartland Food and Wine Festival which is held in June every year.

    Weather in Scarborough, South Africa

    Weather is an important factor of any holiday and a Scarborough holiday is no exception. As a coastal community of the city of Cape Town on the Cape Peninsula, visitors on a Scarborough holiday can expect to enjoy mild, wet winters and hot, dry summers. The summer months run from November through to March and see the daytime temperature reach as much as 26 degrees Celsius on a regular basis. The winter months, which run from May to July, see the temperature fall to around 20 degrees Celsius during the day. The majority of rain falls in the wintertime with an annual precipitation level of 19 inches for the community.

    Travel to Scarborough, South Africa

    Beginning a fantastic Scarborough holiday is very simple as travellers can fly directly into Cape Town International Airport (CPT) which is just over 34 miles away from the community. There are several major air operators that offer frequent, cheap flights to Cape Town Airport such as KLM, Air France, South African Airways, Lufthansa and British Airways. Travellers can leave the UK from London Heathrow (LHR).

    Sightseeing in and around Scarborough

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Scarborough a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Simon's Town Country Club (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
    • Clovelly Country Club (6.2 mi / 10 km)
    • Wooley's Tidal Pool (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
    • Cape Point Vineyards (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
    • Westlake Golf Club (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
    • Steenberg Wine Estate (9.3 mi / 15 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Scarborough

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Scarborough is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Boulders Beach (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
    • Cape of Good Hope (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
    • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens (14.9 mi / 24 km)
    • Scarborough Beach (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
    • Fisherman's Beach (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
    • Long Beach (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)