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Self-Catering Accommodation Guide

You like your independence, so self-catering accommodation is the perfect option. Home in on your choice in the Cape Winelands, Durban's South Coast, the forested Drakensberg or on a gorgeous game reserve.

Shop the local markets and pack up your favourites to eat at home in your own time. Set your personal rhythm with Portfolio's luxury...

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Rock Shandy Beach House

Marina Beach
Self-cater Beach House - 5 bedrooms
Units from R 5,950

Escape to this luxurious South Coast beach house, where the beach is your front garden. A few minutes drive from the holiday town of Margate, between popular Southbroom and...


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Belvidere Manor

Knysna
26Cottages, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 785
Special Deal

Basking in the beguiling tranquillity of Knysna’s lagoon lies Belvidere Manor, one of South Africa’s most romantic, and most relaxed getaways on the Garden Route....


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De Hoop Collection

De Hoop Nature Reserve
42 Units with 1 to 4 Bedrooms each. Fully catered and self-catering options available
Units from R 1,500
Special Deal

Set on the coast near the southern-most tip of Africa lies De Hoop Nature Reserve. It's a World Heritage Site encompassing 36 000 hectares of nature reserve and fynbos,...


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La Plume Boutique Guest House

Oudtshoorn
20 Rooms

La Plume is a working ostrich, alfalfa and cattle farm with spectacular views of the Swartberg mountains and Olifants River valley. A warm welcome awaits at this charming 1902...


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Diaz 15 House on the Bay

Jeffreys Bay
8 Apartments and 1 Penthouse, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 2,050

Ivory sands, sparkling surf and a gloriously temperate climate make Jeffreys Bay a sun-seeker’s playground. Set in lush gardens, the Mediterranean style air-conditioned...


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Gondwana Game Reserve

Mossel Bay
13 Kwena Huts and 10 Bush Villas, Self-Catering Options

Gondwana Game Reserve provides the perfect safari break for Cape Town visitors and residents. Less than a four-hour drive away along South Africa’s popular Garden Route or 45...


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Tomjachu Bush Retreat

Nelspruit
3 Rooms, 3 Cottages, 1 Exclusive Villa
PPS from R 1,370

Tomjachu is an intimate private bush lodge and private nature reserve, just 20 minutes from Nelspruit, overlooking Kruger’s distant southern boundary. Set in 550 hectares of...


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Admiralty Beach House

Summerstrand
8 rooms
PPS from R 880

Perfectly situated in Summerstrand, a beachfront suburb of Port Elizabeth, the modern Admiralty Beach House is a guest house offering luxury seaside accommodation for both...


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On The Beach Guesthouse

Jeffreys Bay
12 Bedrooms
PPS from R 685

With a tagline like “a view with a room” one thing is clear: On The Beach Boutique Guesthouse and Suites in Jeffreys Bay is all about delivering spectacular seascapes. Its...


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Andes Guest Farm

Clarens
2 Luxury Bedrooms, Self-Catering Options
Units from R 2,200

Andes Guest Farm and Wedding Venue is set on the 1 000 hectare Welgelegen Farm, a working cattle, apple and game farm, on the outskirts of Clarens in the Free State with...


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De Zeekoe Guest Farm & Reserve

Oudtshoorn
16 Bedrooms and 4 Rustic Cabins, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 680

De Zeekoe Guest Farm & Reserve is a 2 500 hectare privately owned lusern farm, between the majestic Swartberg and Outeniqua mountains on the banks of the Olifants River just...


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Berluda Farmhouse & Cottages

Schoemanshoek
2 Honeymoon Suites, 5 Luxury Farmhouse units & 7 Self Catering units
PPS from R 795

In the picturesque Schoemanshoek Valley near Oudtshoorn in the Klein Karoo, the Schoeman family extend a warm and friendly welcome to their 9th generation home, where Piet and...


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The Resort at Cape St. Francis

St Francis Bay
3 Villas, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 874

The Resort at Cape St Francis is a unique and exclusive paradise on the South African southern coast which draws holidaymakers from all over the world to enjoy the glorious...


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Thunzi Bush Lodge

Maitland
4 Chalets, Self-Catering Options
Units from R 1,047

Thunzi Bush Lodge is situated in a tranquil 44-hectare malaria-free sanctuary of coastal forest and African bush and offers country style living 30 km from Port Elizabeth....


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Crawford's Beach Lodge

Chintsa East (Cintsta)
25 Bedrooms and 3 Family Units
PPS from R 1,045

High lush dunes, sweeping beaches and the scenic beauty of the Wild Coast in a unique setting on the warm Indian Ocean, only 40 km from East London. Sun-drenched days are spent...


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Paternoster Manor Boutique Guest House

Paternoster
4 Bedrooms with a 3-Bedroom self-catering unit
PPS from R 855

With the sweeping seascapes of the West Coast providing an idyllic setting and with its cosy spot in a picturesque cove, Paternoster Manor offers the perfect combination of...


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Matingwe Lodge

Welgevonden Private Game Reserve
6 Rooms & 4 Tents

Matingwe is a private game reserve that lies adjacent to the larger Welgevonden Game Reserve in the Southwest Waterberg region, an area that is as vast as it is peaceful and...


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Naries Namakwa Retreat

Springbok
8 Rooms
PPS from R 1,210

Nestled between Springbok and Kleinzee on the edge of the Spektakelberg in the Northern Cape, Naries is a beautiful and romantic hideaway offering a unique experience amid...


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Forest Creek Lodge & Spa

Lydenburg
2 Cottages, 3 Suites, 2 self-cater units
PPS from R 900

Forest Creek nestles in a gorge of the Steenkampsburg Mountains, at the end of the Drakensberg Mountain range. Set in a private nature reserve, ideally located between...


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Three Tree Hill (formerly Three Trees at Spioenkop)

Spioenkop
6 Bedrooms, 2 Family Cottages

Set in the Battlefields of Kwazulu Natal, overlooking the secluded malaria-free valley of Spioenkop Game Reserve, where aloes, acacias, giraffe, zebra and rhino create a truly...


No cancellation fees if you cancel more than one month before your date of travel.
Mangwanani Spa Palazzo
Exclusively available to resident guests at the...

Maloti-Drakensberg - World Heritage Site
Salute the sunrise with the world at your feet. The...

Talana Museum, Battlefield & Heritage Park
Military exhibits depict the conflict between Zulu,...

Bayworld
Bayworld is unique in Southern Africa as it embraces a...

Pilgrim's Gold
The numerous remains from the alluvial gold diggings...

Self-Catering Accommodation Guide

You like your independence, so self-catering accommodation is the perfect option. Home in on your choice in the Cape Winelands, Durban's South Coast, the forested Drakensberg or on a gorgeous game reserve.

Shop the local markets and pack up your favourites to eat at home in your own time. Set your personal rhythm with Portfolio's luxury self-catering offerings of villas, apartments and cottages. Dotted all over Southern Africa, these places give you the freedom to stay your own way.