Discover a selection of 219 vacation rentals in Stellenbosch, ZA that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including gardens and backyards and swimming pools. Prices start at $105 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Stellenbosch. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Stellenbosch
Destination guide

Why people love visiting tranquil Stellenbosch

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Stellenbosch. This relaxing city is known for its university setting, spas and cafes. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Stellenbosch

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Stellenbosch has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lanzerac Wine Estate (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • De Zalze Golf Club (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Spier Wine Estate (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Boschendal (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Vrede en Lust Estate (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Babylonstoren (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Stellenbosch

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Stellenbosch. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jonkershoek Nature Reserve (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Helderberg Nature Reserve (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Franschhoek Pass (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Kogel Bay Beach (21 mi / 33.8 km)
  • Elgin (21.1 mi / 33.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Stellenbosch

The nearest airport is in Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT), located 15.3 mi (24.7 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Stellenbosch?

Whether you're looking for a cozy escape for you and your sweetheart or somewhere roomy to fit all your friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Stellenbosch. Here are a couple to start you off:

  • Around 0.1 miles from the center of Stellenbosch, it's hard to top "Superb Spacious Two Bedroom Apartment In Central Stellenbosch". It has 2 bedrooms and a range of conveniences like an in-room safe and free toiletries.
  • Another appealing choice is "Peaceful Family Home Nestled In The Winelands", which is around 1 mile from Stellenbosch. Offering 4 bedrooms, an iron and ironing board and nearby ecotour services, it has everything you need to keep you comfortable and content.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Stellenbosch vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Stellenbosch?

Your Monday to Friday will be a lot easier to bear if you've got something awesome set up for the weekend. Give yourself something to look forward to by arranging a stay at one of these top weekend getaways in or near Stellenbosch:

  • Located around 1 mile to the northeast of Stellenbosch, "Villa Unique Stellenbosch With Swimming Pool And Garden" has all you need for a short weekend break, including free WiFi and a playground. When it's time to head out and explore, there are plenty of outdoor attractions to discover like Clifton 2nd Beach and Hottentots-Holland Nature Reserve.
  • Also look into "Executive Family Suite", which you'll find around 2 miles northeast of Stellenbosch. After exploring nearby natural attractions like Kogel Bay Beach and Lwandle Migrant Labour Museum, kick back in your vacation rental and make the most of a microwave oven, a porch and more.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Stellenbosch?

Experience the culture and vibe of Stellenbosch from the privacy and comfort of a studio apartment. Whether you're hoping to get away on your own or paint the town red with pals, you'll find the ideal studio apartment in or near Stellenbosch:

  • Toss your bags down and put your feet up at "Executive Family Suite". Amenities including a porch and a pool will make you feel right at home here.
  • Another awesome option is "The Lavender Cottage B&B At Villa Adalbert Guest House". Make use of air conditioning, a nearby beach and other convenient amenities during your stay.

There are plenty of attractions around Stellenbosch you shouldn't miss. Feed your inner culture lover by visiting Oude Libertas Amphitheatre and Baxter Theatre Centre.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Stellenbosch?

Every now and then, you've just got to get away from it all, even if it's only for a couple of days. Experience the perfect combination of adventure and relaxation at one of these short-term rentals in or around Stellenbosch:

  • If you'd like to be near the action, "Perfect Luxury 5 Double Bedroom Villa In Secure Luxury Bel'aire Winelands Estate" has your name on it. It's within reach of the heart of Stellenbosch and a convenient base to explore sights like Table Mountain and Cape Town Stadium.
  • Roll out of bed, cook up some breakfast and then start planning what to explore around "The Lavender Cottage B&B At Villa Adalbert Guest House". Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens and Two Oceans Aquarium should be on your itinerary if you stay at this sought-after rental.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Stellenbosch?

Forget chocolates and roses. Sometimes all you need is to escape for the weekend, just you and your honey. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Stellenbosch that would make Cupid green with envy. Here are some we think you'll fall hard for:

  • Put on some relaxing music and chill together at "Superb Spacious Two Bedroom Apartment In Central Stellenbosch". Around 0.1 miles from Stellenbosch, this property has everything you could want for a romantic weekend getaway, including outdoor furniture and air conditioning.
  • Another option where you can spend a few dreamy days together is "Peaceful Family Home Nestled In The Winelands". Located 1 mile from Stellenbosch, a fireplace and winery tours add to the ambiance here.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Stellenbosch?

If you're seeking somewhere to reconnect with the family this vacation, why not go all out? These mansions for rent in or around Stellenbosch will fit your entire gang while doing it in style:

  • Approximately 30 miles to the west of Stellenbosch is "Hollywood Mansion And Spa Camps Bay". As well as its grand design and posh interiors, you'll be impressed by its high-end amenities, such as a swimming pool and golf.
  • Alternatively, step your vacation up a notch and settle into "Luxury Cape Dutch Mansion With Pool And Mountain View". It's located around 25 miles to the west of Stellenbosch and comes with a swimming pool, a fireplace and more.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Stellenbosch?

Big groups mean massive fun. They also mean finding a place that'll comfortably fit your entire squad. Browse our large group vacation rentals in or around Stellenbosch and get everyone together under the same roof:

  • A wealth of amenities including a kitchen and a chef make "House With Garden, Terraces, Views" a group favorite. This expansive getaway has 9 bedrooms and sleeps up to 24 guests. From the heart of Stellenbosch, it's around 9 miles away to the south.
  • Nothing takes priority over hanging out with loved ones, and "La Vue Parfaite Villa Has Fantastic Views Of Sea And Mountains" is the perfect place to do that. Located around 16 miles to the south of Stellenbosch, as many as 16 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 6 bedrooms. A beach view and a swimming pool are among the many amenities you'll have at hand.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Stellenbosch?

A pool is often a must-have when choosing where to spend your vacation, particularly if you're taking the kids. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Stellenbosch and spend your days splashing around:

  • Round up your crew and enjoy a memorable break at "Country Family House With Big Pool". There's plenty to love about this escape besides its pool, such as towels and free toiletries.
  • Spend lazy vacation days splashing about or enjoying peaceful moments beside the water at "Luxury Spacious Holiday House Near Lake And Beach". This property is another sought-after option and comes with a toaster, childrens activities and more.

Stellenbosch has a mediterranean climate, with average summertime temperatures fluctuating between 55 ºF and 80 ºF. But you don't have to wait until summertime to visit. Take a look at the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the perfect Stellenbosch vacation rental and plan your escape for whenever you like.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Stellenbosch?

It's always more fun to share those precious memories with the people that are closest to your heart. Whether you're planning a family catch-up or reuniting with your best friends, we'll have a large vacation rental that's just right for you. These are two of our best in and around Stellenbosch:

  • Sleeping up to 8 guests in 4 bedrooms, "Peaceful Family Home Nestled In The Winelands" is the perfect place to vacation with the family. This popular getaway is 1 mile to the south of Stellenbosch and has amenities such as a kitchen and cable/satellite TV services.
  • "Perfect Luxury 5 Double Bedroom Villa In Secure Luxury Bel'aire Winelands Estate" is another popular option. It's around 8 miles to the south of Stellenbosch, has 5 bedrooms and accommodates up to 10 guests. Useful amenities here include a stereo and towels.

If you'd love to do some sightseeing, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions nearby to put on your to-do list. Two Oceans Aquarium, Sea Point Swimming Pool and Cape Town Film Studios are fine places to start.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Stellenbosch?

Add an extra touch of grandeur to your vacation by booking a place that has a private indoor pool. These gorgeous large houses in or near Stellenbosch have a swimming space that's your very own, as well as lots of room for whoever you're inviting along:

  • With 5 bedrooms that can fit up to 10 guests, "Perfect Luxury 5 Double Bedroom Villa In Secure Luxury Bel'aire Winelands Estate" is the perfect place to take time out with your family or friends. Make use of this property's host of amenities, such as a swimming pool and a garden.
  • Another inviting property is "National Harbor Condo With Wifi, Resort Pool And Free Shuttle To D. C". With 3 bedrooms sleeping up to 7 guests, you can invite the whole gang to swim, lounge and hang out. A swimming pool and a garden are other amenities your guests can enjoy here.

Use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find more impressive Stellenbosch vacation rental options for your next big getaway.