Where to stay around Paarl?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 120 holiday lettings near Paarl. From 44 houses to 31 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Paarl for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Paarl?

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

  • Boschenmeer Golf Estate: 101 holiday lettings
  • Nederburg Wines: 89 holiday lettings
  • Rhebokskloof Estate: 74 holiday lettings
  • Paarl Rock: 108 holiday lettings
  • Bains MTB Trails: 37 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 44 houses in Paarl. Our other popular types of Paarl holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 31 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 9 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Paarl?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 66 holiday homes with pool available in Paarl. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a Holiday Rental House in Paarl, South Africa, Your Home Away from Home

    The town of Paarl is located approximately 37 miles to the north of Cape Town and boasts being the third oldest European settlement in the whole of South Africa. A Paarl holiday is designed so that travellers can enjoy peaceful, mesmerising surroundings, whilst only being a stone’s throw from all the major attractions in and around Cape Town.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Paarl, South Africa

    Visitors on a Paarl holiday will discover that there is an endless supply of activities and attractions around to ensure that their trip is truly memorable. In terms of physical activity, Paarl offers a variety of outdoor pursuits including swimming, golf, tennis, horse riding and fishing. As the town has its own nature reserve and mountain on its doorstep, bird watchers and hikers will also be kept very busy on a Paarl holiday. On the slope of Paarl Mountain there is also a monument to the birth of the Afrikaans language, as well as an interesting Language Museum which examines the development of the language since the 17th century.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Paarl, South Africa

    If you feel the need to set off from your Paarl holiday rental house and explore some more of this wonderful country, then head south-east to the town of Villiersdorp. Visiting the town is one of the easiest ways to get a taste of the traditional ways of the locals as well as being able to visit one of the oldest wine cellars in the country, which has been operational since 1922. The town also has a beautiful church, St Augustine’s, which has a very interesting burial vault.

    Weather in Paarl, South Africa

    If the weather plays a big role in whether you book a Paarl holiday rental house or not then you will be delighted to hear that you will be able to experience a fantastic Mediterranean climate. This means that the town enjoys hot temperatures throughout the year reaching as high as 31 degrees Celsius, during the summer months of the year. During the cooler winter months visitors can expect daytime temperatures of around 19 degrees Celsius and sometimes as low as 11 degrees. The annual amount of rainfall for Paarl is approximately 15 inches with July and August tending to be the wettest months.

    Travel to Paarl, South Africa

    Jetting off on a wonderful Paarl holiday is really simple due to the fact that travellers can fly directly into Cape Town International Airport (CPT) which is just over 35 miles away from the town. Amongst the airlines offering regular, affordable flights to Cape Town are British Airways, South African Airways and Virgin Atlantic. You may depart the UK from London Heathrow (LHR).

    Activities and attractions in Paarl

    Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Paarl has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Nederburg Wines (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • Boschenmeer Golf Estate (2 mi / 3.2 km)
    • KWV Wine Emporium (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
    • Laborie Wine Farm (3 mi / 4.8 km)
    • Rhebokskloof Estate (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
    • Vrede en Lust Estate (7.5 mi / 12 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Paarl

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Paarl is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Paarl Rock (3.1 mi / 5 km)
    • Paarl Mountain Local Nature Reserve (4 mi / 6.4 km)
    • Butterfly World Tropical Garden (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
    • Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve (15 mi / 24.2 km)
    • University of Stellenbosch Botanical Garden (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
    • Jonkershoek Nature Reserve (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)