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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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Diaz 15 House on the Bay

Jeffreys Bay
8 Apartments and 1 Penthouse, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 1,375

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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Auberge Clermont

Franschhoek
1 Self Catering Villa, 5 Rooms and 1 Honeymoon Room
PPS from R 998

Auberge Clermont offers luxurious accommodation in the beautiful Franschhoek valley. This historic wine and fruit farm is synonymous with peace and is a favourite destination...


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De Zeekoe Guest Farm & Reserve

Oudtshoorn
16 Bedrooms and 4 Rustic Cabins, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 570
Special Deal

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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Fairlight Beach House

Umdloti Beach
7 Bedrooms, 1 Family Suite, 1 Apartment, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 765

Fairlight Beach House overlooks one of the finest beaches on the KwaZulu Natal North Coast. Located in Umdloti, only 10 minutes from King Shaka International Airport and en...


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Thunzi Bush Lodge

Maitland
4 Chalets, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 925

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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Blyde Mountain Country House

Blyde River Canyon
15 bedroooms & cottages, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 690

The Drakensberg mountains rise magnificently, forming the lip of the Blyde River Canyon, just past Blyde Mountain's garden. Blyde Mountain's thatched buildings are tucked away...


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The Resort at Cape St. Francis

St Francis Bay
3 Villas, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 786

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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Auberge Daniella

Franschhoek
3 apartments, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 750
Special Deal

Feel as if you’ve escaped to the French countryside at this Franschhoek haven. Surrounded by the Middagkrans and Drakenstein Mountains, the lovingly restored Victorian...


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Belvidere Manor

Knysna
28 Cottages, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 1,040

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 1,050
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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Gondwana Game Reserve

Mossel Bay
13 Kwena Huts and 10 Bush Villas, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 2,925
Special Deal

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
4 Rooms, 3 Cottages, 1 Luxury Villa
PPS from R 1,250
Special Deal

Tomjachu is an intimate private bush lodge, just 20 minutes from Nelspruit, overlooking Kruger’s distant southern boundary. Set in 850 ha of bushveld within the Crocodile River...


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La Plume Boutique Guest House

Oudtshoorn
5 Bedrooms, 1 Self-Catering Cottage, 3 Honeymoon Rooms and 4 Suites

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


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Intaba Lodge

Hout Bay
4 Bedrooms, 1 Suite and 2 Cottage, Self-Catering Options
PPS from R 630

Intaba Lodge is in Hout Bay, Cape Town and has sweeping panoramic views across the surrounding mountains bordering Hout Bay. Luxuriant tranquil gardens stretch over 8 500 m²,...


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Ushaka Manor

Umhlanga Rocks
6 Luxury rooms, 2 self-cater rooms
PPS from R 1,400
Includes Bed & Breakfast

Combining style and warmth with generous hospitality and personal service, uShaka Manor is situated in the heart of Umhlanga Rocks, within walking distance to shops and beach,...


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Fordoun Hotel and Spa

Nottingham Road
17 Bedrooms, 5 Open-plan Suites, 8 self-contained Family Cottages
PPS from R 1,040

In the rolling hills of Nottingham Road in the KZN Midlands, Fordoun was created with the goal that every guest should leave feeling uplifted, positive and relieved of stress. ...


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Idwala Boutique Hotel Johannesburg

Darrenwood
9 Bedrooms and 2 Self-Catering Cottages
PPS from R 1,125

Idwala Boutique Hotel was originally built over a hundred years ago as a farmhouse, and has been skillfully transformed into a luxurious boutique hotel offering a quiet retreat...


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Crawford's Beach Lodge

Chintsa East (Cintsta)
25 Bedrooms and 3 Family Units
PPS from R 900
Special Deal

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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Berluda Farmhouse & Cottages

Schoemanshoek
2 Honeymoon Suites, 5 Luxury Farmhouse units & 7 Self Catering units
PPS from R 690

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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Three Trees at Spioenkop

Spioenkop
6 Bedrooms, 1 Family Suite, 1 Private Villa
PPS from R 2,700

**PLEASE NOTE: Lodge Closure from 30th June 2017 - 14th July 2017**Set in the Battlefields of Kwazulu Natal, overlooking the secluded malaria-free valley of Spioenkop Game...


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Soweto Backpackers
Lebo Backpackers is one of the only black-owned...

Volunteer Africa 32° South
International volunteers are placed into high need...

Escape to the Cape
Escape to the Cape is a privately owned company...

Rastafarian Township Tour, Knysna
Travellers can experience regular tours around the...

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.