Destination guide

Head to the trendy city of Bakoven

The ocean views, forests and mountains are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Bakoven. This trendy city attracts visitors thanks to its coral reefs and camping. Table Mountain and South African National Gallery are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Bakoven

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Bakoven a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Two Oceans Aquarium (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Sea Point Swimming Pool (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Beau Constantia (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Grand Parade Square (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • World of Birds (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Constantia Glen Winery (4 mi / 6.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bakoven

Travellers enjoy Bakoven for its seaside and mountain views. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Bakoven. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Table Mountain (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Camps Bay Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Maiden's Cove (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Table Mountain Aerial Cableway (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Clifton Bay Beach (1.8 mi / 3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Bakoven

The nearest airport is in Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.), located 12.4 mi (19.9 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bakoven?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 225 holiday lettings around Bakoven. From 90 villas to 87 flats & apartments, 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 Bakoven?

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 Bakoven:

  • Camps Bay: 201 holiday homes
  • Sea Point: 198 holiday homes
  • Constantia: 99 holiday homes
  • Hout Bay: 107 holiday homes
  • Bantry Bay: 125 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 Bakoven? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bakoven. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Camps Bay Beach: 1,710 holiday lettings
  • N1 City Hospital: 1,696 holiday lettings
  • Steenberg Golf Estate: 1,670 holiday lettings
  • South Africa Library: 1,700 holiday lettings
  • Noordhoek Beach: 1,402 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bakoven listed on 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 Villas in Bakoven?

Yes, of course. offers 90 Villas in Bakoven. Our other popular types of Bakoven holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 87 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 35 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 89 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 Bakoven?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 152 holiday homes with pool available in Bakoven. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.