Destination guide

The historic area of Cape Town City Centre awaits your stay

The area's museums and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Cape Town City Centre. Renowned for its mountain views, local tours and cafés, this city welcomes all visitors. Castle of Good Hope and South African National Gallery are just a couple of the must-sees. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Cape Town City Centre

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Cape Town City Centre has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Two Oceans Aquarium (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Grand Parade Square (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Hisense Wheel of Excellence (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Metropolitan Golf Club (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Sea Point Swimming Pool (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Mowbray Golf Club (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Cape Town City Centre

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Cape Town City Centre is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Table Mountain (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Company's Garden (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • St. Georges Mall (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • De Waal Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Signal Hill (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Cape Town City Centre

Fly into Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.3 mi (16.7 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, you can make your way to Cape Town Station. Consider catching the metro at Woodstock Station or Esplanade Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 244 vacation rentals near Cape Town City Centre. From 198 Condos/Apartments to 27 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cape Town City Centre are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Cape Town City Centre?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Cape Town City Centre:

  • Greenmarket Square: 1,251 vacation rentals
  • Flamingo Vlei: 37 vacation rentals
  • Green Point: 246 vacation rentals
  • Mouille Point: 93 vacation rentals
  • Bo-Kaap: 261 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Cape Town City Centre?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Cape Town City Centre. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • South Africa Library: 1,252 vacation rentals
  • Greenmarket Square: 1,251 vacation rentals
  • Africa Centre: 1,243 vacation rentals
  • Cape Town International Convention Centre: 1,232 vacation rentals
  • Houses of Parliament: 1,253 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cape Town City Centre listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Cape Town City Centre?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 198 Condos/Apartments in Cape Town City Centre. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cape Town City Centre include:

  • Houses: 27 rentals available
  • Studios: 204 rentals available
  • Villas: 5 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cape Town City Centre?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 102 vacation rentals with pool available in Cape Town City Centre. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.