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Destination guide

Travel to relaxing Parktown

Enjoy the area's theatre scene, culture and history with a rental holiday home in Parktown. Travellers to this relaxing city praise the gardens, bars and restaurants. Gold Reef City and Johannesburg Zoo are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Parktown

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Parktown has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Johannesburg Zoo (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Montecasino (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Lion Park (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Parkview Golf Club (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • SAB World of Beer (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Radiopark Studios (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Parktown

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Parktown is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Zoo Lake Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Melville Koppies Nature Reserve (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Johannesburg Botanical Garden (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • James and Ethel Grey Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Rhodes Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Delta Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Parktown

The nearest airport is in Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.), located 12.5 mi (20.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Johannesburg (HLA-Lanseria), which is 18.3 mi (29.4 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Parktown?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 8 holiday lettings around Parktown. From 2 flats & apartments to 4 cabins, 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Parktown?

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

  • Linda Auditorium: 390 holiday lettings
  • Adler Museum of Medicine: 390 holiday lettings
  • Johannesburg Sandton Station: 401 holiday lettings
  • Cresta Shopping Centre: 387 holiday lettings
  • South African Museum of Military History: 395 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Parktown 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 Flats in Parktown?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2 Flats in Parktown. Our other popular types of Parktown holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Parktown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Parktown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.