Where to stay around Melkbosstrand?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 12 holiday lettings near Melkbosstrand. From 6 houses to 4 apartments, 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 Melkbosstrand is on HomeAway.

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

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 Melkbosstrand:

  • De Waterkant: 192 holiday homes
  • Green Point: 221 holiday homes
  • Bo-Kaap: 255 holiday homes
  • Flamingo Vlei: 45 holiday homes
  • Mouille Point: 71 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 Melkbosstrand?

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

  • V & A Waterfront: 1,253 holiday lettings
  • Camps Bay Beach: 1,276 holiday lettings
  • South Africa Library: 1,270 holiday lettings
  • Victoria and Alfred Waterfront: 1,251 holiday lettings
  • Clifton Bay Beach: 1,273 holiday lettings

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

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

  • Apartments: 4 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Melkbosstrand?

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

    Make A Holiday Rental Villa in Melkbosstrand, South Africa, Your Home Away From Home

    Melkbosstrand, South Africa, is popular amongst both national and international tourists. Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Melkbosstrand will discover that there is a great choice of self catering rental accommodation here, suitable for most budgets. Those on a tighter budget will find there is a good choice of compact studio apartments available for rental, whilst those with more rand to spend will find a selection of villas close to the beach, many enjoying fantastic views of the Atlantic Ocean, Cape Town and the Table Mountain beyond.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Melkbosstrand, South Africa

    The first place where most tourists spending their holidays in Melkbosstrand will head is to its 4 mile long, white sandy beach. Here tourists can partake in numerous activities, including watersports such as surfing, scuba diving and kite surfing. The less energetic visitors may wish to leisurely browse the shops and boutiques lining the seafront and in the town centre beyond, or simply enjoy the warm African sun whilst lying on the beach or seated outside one of the numerous bars and cafés.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Melkbosstrand, South Africa

    The majority of visitors looking to enjoy their holidays in Melkbosstrand will spend some time in Cape Town, just a few minutes drive to the south of the resort. This vibrant cosmopolitan city boasts a number of cultural and historic landmarks and buildings. The city’s enviable geographical location, between the Atlantic Ocean to the west and the Indian Ocean to the south, means that there are numerous beaches close by, suitable for many of the usual beach activities. The nearby Table Mountain and its surrounding National Park is another popular draw for visitors. Here the less energetic tourists may take the Table Mountain Cableway to the mountain’s summit - to enjoy the incredible vistas, or discover the African Continent’s most south-easterly point, the Cape of Good Hope.

    Weather in Melkbosstrand, South Africa

    Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Melkbosstrand, will discover that this region of South Africa has a warm Mediterranean climate. Temperatures in summer will frequently reach the early 30s degrees Celsius, whilst winter temperatures average around 16 degrees Celsius. Melkbosstrand receives an average annual rainfall of around 25 inches.

    Travel to Melkbosstrand, South Africa

    Travellers looking to spend their holidays in Melkbosstrand will discover that there are two airlines operating direct flights to the closest airport, Cape Town International (CPT). These airlines are British Airways and Virgin Atlantic, departing from London Heathrow (LHR). There are also a number of indirect flights, flying via such cities as Madrid, Amsterdam and Paris.

    Activities and attractions in and around Melkbosstrand

    Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Melkbosstrand has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Two Oceans Aquarium (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
    • Atlantic Beach Golf Club (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • SANCCOB Penguin Rehabilitation Center (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
    • Killarney Race Circuit (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
    • Milnerton Golf Club (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
    • Metropolitan Golf Club (13 mi / 20.9 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Melkbosstrand

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Melkbosstrand is a great place to get outside. 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 (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
    • Big Bay Beach (5 mi / 8 km)
    • Bloubergstrand Beach (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
    • Dolphin Beach (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
    • Rietvlei Wetland Reserve (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
    • Sunset Beach (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)