Five Cape Town holiday destinations to fall in love with

Dec 9, 2013 · 4 min read

With such a diverse collection of exciting attractions and views to die for, it’s no wonder Cape Town is one of the most sought after holiday destinations in the world. When considering a holiday rental in Cape Town, location is everything. Still searching? Take a look at some of the most desirable locations in the Mother City:


Clifton is characterised by a recipe of exclusivity, sprinkled with ocean views and a pinch of culture. Home to Millionaire’s Row and dubbed Cape Town’s St Tropez, it comes as no surprise that Clifton attracts holidaymakers and international socialites. Gorgeous sea-facing apartments and holiday villas make Clifton property some of the most desirable real estate in the world.

Clifton beach

Hobnob with the rich and famous by booking a luxurious holiday rental in Clifton for your next vacation.

Camps Bay

Perched below the slopes of the iconic 12 Apostles mountain range, Camps Bay is a popular Cape Town landmark characterised by glamorous restaurants, epic sea views and stunning blue-flag white sandy beaches. Property in Camps Bay is considered some of the most valuable real estate in South Africa as well as the most lavish. The Camps Bay lifestyle is desirable — spot movie stars sipping cocktails along the sidewalk cafes or head down to the beach for a golden tan.

Camps Bay

Live the Camps Bay lifestyle this December holidays with a selection of superlative Camps Bay holiday rentals.

Hout Bay

Stroll out to the bustling harbour and take a breath of salty sea air. Above you, the shrill shriek of the sea gulls and the sound of waves crashing against the shore meld with the eclectic sounds of the harbour — this is Hout Bay. The coastal suburb of Hout Bay is a popular tourist destination among both local and international visitors, featuring a variety of restaurants, hotels and weekend markets. Located just 20km from the Cape Town city centre, this picturesque suburb has all the ingredients for an unforgettable holiday.

Scenic Hout Bay

Swop the city scape for salty sea air and priceless views by browsing Hout Bay holiday rentals for your next vacation.

V & A Waterfront

A captivating Cape Town landmark, the V and A Waterfront offers visitors an abundance of remarkable experiences and cosmopolitan culture — whether it’s exploring the multitude of high-end retail stores or dining on oysters under the warm African sun. The working harbour contributes to the busy, bustling vibe of the destination and the fresh sea breeze adds zest to the amazing atmosphere.

The V&A Waterfront at dusk

Find a space where you can overlook the action with a selection of glamorous holiday rentals at the V and A Waterfront. The central location and unforgettable vibe makes for an inspiring vacation.


Dominated by lush farmland and sprawling vineyards, Constantia is a destination that is hard to forget. Nestled in one of the greenest parts of Cape Town, old money, oak-lined avenues and effortless elegance characterise this beautiful destination while the local historical attractions and wine farms make for a truly unique South African experience.

A typical Constantia vineyard

Clear your head and stroll into paradise with a range of upmarket Constantia holiday rentals.

Contact Knight Frank Holiday Rentals for information on holiday rental accommodation, and luxury holiday villas in Cape Town and the Western Cape.

Claremont: +27 21 671 9120

Atlantic Seaboard: +27 21 434 3517

Hout Bay: +27 21 790 8897

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