Langebaan lies on the eastern shore of the Langebaan Lagoon in the West Cape area of South Africa. The area boasts excellent opportunities for water sports and fishing, being surrounded by the lake on one side and the sea on the other. Besides the great surfing and fishing opportunities, folks come to visit to enjoy the Club Mykonos Entertainment complex. Here, you can enjoy a full-scale casino, four tasty restaurants, a spa and wellness center and plenty of boutique style shops. Langebaan also has a full-service shopping center, the Laguna Mall, and a country and yacht club to explore. Outside of town, you can find nature reserves where you will see some of Africa’s wildlife living in their natural habitats. When planning your Langebaan vacation, be sure to check into one of these 10 self-catering accommodations to make the most of your stay.
All of the units at Sunset Heights include an open floor plan with a seating area that includes a flat-screen TV, a dining table, a full kitchen equipped with a refrigerator, oven, dishwasher, microwave and a coffee maker and either one or two bedrooms. Family-friendly apartments are also available that feature bunk beds in one of the rooms. On the grounds, there is a swimming pool and a garden with barbecue facilities. The Laguna Mall is next door and you are also within walking distance of the Club Mykonos Casino and the Langebaan Lagoon.
These comfortable apartments are located on Paradise Beach. You can choose from a ground floor unit or upstairs units that include a balcony with views of the sea. All units include a seating area with a flat-screen TV, kitchens with a stovetop, microwave, refrigerator, and a coffee maker and a private bathroom. The sofas in the living room pull out into beds and the bedrooms have either one queen-sized bed or the queen bed along with one twin bed. The ground floor units have a furnished patio area and they include a barbecue grill, as do the balconies. You are within walking distance of the beach where you can enjoy swimming, surfing and watching the beautiful sunsets.
The Seagulls guesthouses come with either a view of the pool or the ocean. They are located on the main beach in Langebaan. All units include a seating area, a dining table, a kitchenette equipped with a stove top, microwave, refrigerator, and a coffee maker, and a bathroom. Some units have furnished patios or balconies. On the property, you can enjoy many amenities including the outdoor pool, business center, and the barbecue area. You have shops and restaurants within walking distance. The golf course and the Postberg Flower Reserve are just a short drive away.
The Sunbird View Apartments are located off the lake near the yacht club. You can choose from studios, one-bedroom, or two bedroom units. All the apartments include a small seating area with a pull out sofa bed, a dining table, a small kitchen with a refrigerator, microwave and a coffee maker, and either a small patio or balcony. A continental-style breakfast is included in the price. The lake, yacht club, and main beach are about a 15-minute walk. The Vondeling Island Reserve and the Saldanha Harbour are less than 10 miles (16 km) from the property.
These vacation rentals are located at Club Mykonos giving you access to a full range of amenities. All apartments include a living room, a dining table, full kitchens equipped with a refrigerator, oven, microwave, toaster and a coffee maker, and two bedrooms. You have access to both an indoor and outdoor pool, hot tub, kids playground, the casino, four restaurants, a game room, a library where you can borrow DVD’s, board games and books, and a spa that offers a full range of treatments. Paradise Beach is just a short stroll from the club and you can rent chairs and umbrellas from the main desk.
Apartments come in either suites or studio-like rooms. All rooms include a seating area and a dining table. Studios have a kitchenette with a mini fridge and a microwave. Suits have full kitchens with an oven, refrigerator, microwave and a coffee maker. Most rooms have a small furnished balcony for relaxing. The price includes an English breakfast buffet served daily in the dining room. Enjoy the many onsite amenities like the spa and wellness center, gym, business facilities, garden with barbecue facilities and the nightly entertainment.
The Stables Cottages & Caravans are not far from the Laguna Mall. You can choose between one bedroom cottages, that have their own yard, or camping caravans if you don’t mind roughing it a bit. The cottages feature an open floor plan with a seating area and kitchenette equipped with a microwave, mini fridge, toaster, and a coffee maker. The cottages have a separate bedroom with either one double bed or one double bed and bunk beds in the family units and a bathroom. Enjoy the combination of city life nearby while relaxing in a farm environment on the property. The attractions of Langebaan are just a short drive away.
These modern apartments come equipped with everything you need for the perfect vacation. All units feature an open floor plan with living room, a dining area, and a full kitchen equipped with a refrigerator, microwave, oven, dishwasher, and a coffee maker. Besides the dining area, you also have a breakfast bar in the kitchen. Apartments include either three or four bedrooms so these units are ideal for families. On the property, there is a garden with a terrace that includes barbecue and picnic facilities. The Laguna Mall, Mykonos Casino, and the lake are all with an easy walk.
These loft-style apartments are spacious enough to accommodate up to six people comfortably. Each unit features an open floor plan downstairs, where there’s a living room, dining area, full kitchen equipped with a stovetop, refrigerator and a microwave. The main bedroom and bathroom are downstairs and upstairs, there is a second open bedroom. The units are located outside of Langebaan on a rosemary farm. Downtown is less than five miles (eight km) away from where you will find the mall, entertainment complex and the beach.
This charming guest house is located within 2 miles (3.2 km) of the golf course. It features a living room area, a kitchenette equipped with a hot plate, a coffee maker and a mini-fridge, one to three bedrooms and a bathroom. All units have a small, private furnished patio area. Breakfast is available, served in your room daily. The property is located outside of Langebaan but the beach, lake, mall, and casino are about a five-minute drive away.
Fun and sun on the cape
Langebaan has the lake and two popular beaches, the main beach, and Paradise Beach, to provide plenty of fun in the sun for the family. When it comes time to get out of the heat, they have you covered there too. Go play some craps or roulette at the casino, while the kids take advantage of the game room. Or jump in the car and explore one of the nature reserves outside of town. Whatever you choose to do, Langebaan is the ideal place to take the family for a vacation.
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