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Top 10 Airbnb Plus Homes In Cape Town, South Africa - Updated 2021

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Cape Town is a warm and breezy port city, making it a perfect vacation getaway. There are plenty of beaches to enjoy and sights to see. Take a ride on the cable cars that slowly climb up to the top of Table Mountain for some excellent views. Dive with the sharks and snorkel with the fishes. Maybe even try your hand at kite surfing! The National Gallery is a fun stop for art lovers, specifically those looking to observe South African art through the ages. Cape Town is a great spot for a vacation, so have a look at these top Airbnb vacation rentals and start planning your trip!

1. Chic downtown designer apartment (from USD 52)

This chic apartment in downtown Cape Town has plenty of room for three guests. There is one bedroom with a king size bed and comfortable pillow top mattress. The room darkening shades are sure to keep you sleeping well. For the third guest, there is a day bed in the living room. Also in the living room is a Smart TV and Netflix. The apartment has a terrace that can be enjoyed as well. There is plenty to do right in the area, with restaurants, museums, and galleries all within easy walking distance.

1101 Chic Downtown Designer Apartment
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
256 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful views beautiful space and amazing apartment
beautiful apartment with incredible views
great apartment in the city center with incredible windows and light and view of table mountain
plenty of light nice views of table mountain and the city as well as nicely decorated
charmaine’s apartment is amazing it has wonderful views of all of downtown cape town
Cleanliness:
it was clean and well equipped
incredibly clean well appointed and comfortable
stylish and clean
comfortable clean and safe place to stay
above all the apartment was clean and a great touch with a housekeeper coming round
Host:
the host is very responsive
a fantastic host indeed
she was very attentive to our needs and was an great host
stunning apartment with a lovely host
she was very responsive in all our queries
Location:
great location and amazing apartment
the location is really good
great location right in the heart of downtown
location is great as it’s near shops restaurants and main roads to other landmarks
good location to explore the city and good value
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2. Stylish industrial loft with mezzanine bedroom (from USD 50)

Comfortable and cozy, this apartment is a place that guests will love. The bedroom has a nice queen bed and a freestanding bath. The bathroom has been recently renovated, boasting all modern amenities. For those who prefer to cook at home, the kitchen has everything. There is even an espresso machine! From the breakfast table, guests will have views of Signal Hill. The apartment is flooded with natural light due to its large windows. It is a relaxing and enjoyable place to stay.

Stylish Industrial Loft with Mezzanine Bedroom.
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
256 reviews
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful apartment with stunning views of signal hill and lion’s head
the ac works great and the bed is comfy
the view of table mountain from the apartment was breathtaking
the photos describe the apartment really well
there was coffee for our use shampoo/conditioner/body wash in the shower and a free parking space
Cleanliness:
super clean and tidy
the apartment was clean and comfortable
the apartment was clean and very stylish
it looked exactly like the pictures--it was very clean and designed well
apartment was also very clean
Host:
even the doorman was always super helpful
a great host- they were fast in communicating gave great advice
great place and great host
nick and tanya are amazing hosts
the hosts were fantastic all around with great and thoughtful recommendations rapid responses and extremely gracious hospitality
Location:
really close and safe to walk to
the location was great there are tons of yummy places within walking distance
the location was perfect as it was very central and a little walk from various lovely places
a great location we felt very safe
nice stylish apartment in a great location
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3. Urban, leafy, serene apartment in the embassy district (from USD 18)

Here is an apartment that offers a retreat while still in the center. The lush house plants and distinct African decor make it a fun place to stay. With a king bed and room darkening shades, guests will most definitely sleep in comfort. There is a balcony that makes it easy to take in great views and relax a bit outside without ever having to leave the comfort of home. The full kitchen is nice for cooking with a convection oven and an espresso machine. Bathroom essentials are provided, so guests don’t need to worry about forgetting anything. There is also 24 hour reception (and security) for any concerns or needs guests may have. There is a shared pool here for those who like to splash around. Free parking on-site is available.

Urban Retro Meets Table Mountain
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
245 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the garden view was amazing and the wifi signal was strong
we had breakfast on the little charming balcony every morning enjoying the green view outside
nice touches including espresso machine and netflix on the tv
the apartment was well prepared with attention to detail
comfortable with all i needed for my short stay after finishing work on a production in the city
Cleanliness:
a chic space - relaxing clean and fresh
the apartment was clean
his place was very clean and stylish in a great safe location
the place itself was very comfortable and clean
richard's apartment was beautiful clean and in a great location in cape town
Host:
the host is really helpful
excellent host with prompt and helpful responses
richard is a great host and communicated well
the host was super awesome in communication responses and hospitality
richard was a friendly and responsive host
Location:
great location and nice building
great central location for a quick overnight
nice apartment at excellent location
good location nice hosting
great location and overall good experience
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4. Discover Cape Town from this charming, whimsical studio

With lovely hand drawn postcards (by a local artist) in the living room, guests are sure to fall in love as soon as they enter this studio. It was recently refurbished, decorated in a travel-esqe theme, with lots of live plants. The full kitchen has plenty of coffee and tea supplies, along with all the necessities for cooking. A king sized bed with a pillow top mattress offers optimal comfort. One extra fun thing is the full bathroom that has a rain shower! Self check in and free parking make it easy to get settled in here. For those who are traveling with pets, they are welcome!

Discover Cape Town from This Charming, Whimsical Studio
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
197 reviews
Entire loft 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apt is exactly like in the pictures
nice and modern apartment in a very cool part of capetown
it's quite well equipped and truly comfortable
Cleanliness:
a super clean tastefully decorated apartment
it was clean and very cosy
the flat was very clean and was very stylish
also it was clean and had everything we needed
the bathroom (as the whole apartment) is super clean and modern
Host:
troy was a great host
troy was a good host
troy was a wonderful caring and insightful host
troy was super helpful
troy was a wonderful host who always answered our questions super fast
Location:
great location for food transportation and entertainment
centrally located and walking distance from many great restaurants and bars
such a central location and close to great sights
beautiful place and great location
great location perfect for a trip to cape town
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5. Colourful home in Sea Point with rooftop jacuzzi (from USD 85)

Rooftop jacuzzi, rooftop deck, shaded BBQ area… are all available with a stay here! The colorful decor and comfortable setting are sure to make your stay a memorable one. Two bedrooms offer plenty of space for four guests. Each room has a queen bed and a terrace. There are two full bathrooms and one half, so everyone had a place to get ready. The fully equipped kitchen has a mini fridge, convection oven, dishwasher, and espresso machine. With a fireplace in the living room, and cable TV, you’ll find it is a perfect place to relax after long days of exploring. From the patio there are views of all the beauty Cape Town has to offer.

Enjoy the Rooftop Jacuzzi at a Colourful Home in Sea Point
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
189 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable furnishings great internet and cable tv access stylish interiors
fantastic stylish apartment with all the amenities
wifi was perfect and the tv in the living room has an apple tv
a fabulous apartment in capetown
absolutely beautiful apartment - the space is spectacular
Cleanliness:
house clean and confortable
it was very clean with comfortable beds
the aparment was very clean and beautiful
comfortable convenient clean & caring
the place is beautifully designed very clean and cozy
Host:
the hosts are wonderful and make you feel at home
our experience was elevated by the amazing hosts
the owners were very helpful and always available
they were very nice and communicative
the hosts were very helpful and quick at responding with any queries we had
Location:
the location is great
the location was perfect
the property is located in a great location walking distance to shops and restaurants
plenty of good restaurants close by
the location of the house was perfect
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6. Simplicity and comfort in a beautiful old building (from USD 56)

Beauty and comfort make this a great place to unwind. With two bedrooms (queen and king size beds), a fully equipped kitchen, and a cozy living room, guests will feel right at home. Internet is available throughout the entire property. There is a balcony that has doors that open directly into the house, offering plenty of light, fresh air, and nice views into the lovely shared courtyard! There is lockable covered parking available for guests who are traveling by car.

Simplicity and Comfort in a Beautiful Old Building
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
193 reviews
Entire apartment 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
apartment itself is modern and has a washer/dryer which was helpful
excellent choice--charming courtyard apartment building--on a lively street but in the back so completely quiet
b the bedding is extremely comfortable
lawrence’s book collection is fantastic we had a very comfortable stay
we had a great stay in lawrence’s apartment
Cleanliness:
very clean with pleasant smelling linens and towels
everything was immaculately clean and as seen in the pictures
we really appreciated the cleanliness and tasteful interior
apartment was super clean and felt very safe
also the apartment was very clean
Host:
the host was friendly and helpful
the guards are super friendly aswell
the host was also super helplful & friendly
lawrence himself was an easy going and gracious host
lawrence was a wonderful host
Location:
the location was nice and central for all our travelling needs
great place location felt safe in the heart of the city
a great secure location with much character
central location very easy to travel around from there
the place is good located nice and spacious
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7. Contemporary apartment close to city and waterfront (from USD 33)

An apartment with modern furnishings and nice decor, you are sure to love this place. There is a beautiful communal garden and a pool to enjoy right on-site. The bedroom has a king bed, and also a single bed for an additional person. There is cable TV available as well. In the kitchen, guests will find everything they need for cooking, and even a washing machine! Free parking makes getting around by car nice and easy.

Green Point apartment, near city and waterfront
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
162 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
overhead fan in bedroom
excellent amenities which included complimentary wifi and parking
the parking and excellent wifi a bonus
this place was tidy with a comfortable mattress and nice linen
the apartment is exactly as described and we felt very comfortable
Cleanliness:
very nice and clean apartment
clean and well-furnished with modern touches
nice apartment and very clean
everything was clean and nice we highly recommend this appartement
the place was very clean and welcoming with everything we needed
Host:
the host was very friendly
wesley and fiona were wonderful hosts
fast communications with great hosts
wesley is a very nice host who takes care of his guests
fiona was quick and helpful in answering any questions
Location:
great location where you have all you need in walking distance
great apartment in a central location
great location very convenient for central cape town and exploring the cape peninsula
a very good located and spacious appartement
great value close to cape town stadium and waterfront
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8. Modern bungalow near Kirstenbosch Gardens (from USD 30)

This cozy, modern bungalow is excellently located, with views of Table Mountain. The lush greenery surrounding the place make it feel like you are out in nature. The communal saltwater pool is a great place to relax for an evening swim. Here, guests will find a queen bed and ensuite bathroom. There is cable TV for entertainment. The floor plan is open, so the living room connects into the kitchen. It is a very comfortable, cozy cottage with everything guests need for a nice stay provided.

Modern Garden Cottage near Kirstenbosch Gardens
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
150 reviews
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
one of my highlights of the cottage is definitely the bed
modern comfortable cottage with everything that one needs for your stay
it is spacious spotless and with lovely comfortable furniture not to mention quiet private and easily accessible
:) the wi-fi is amazing and communicating with kim was easy and just perfect at all times
we found the cottage very comfortable and perfect for our stay
Cleanliness:
lovely spacious clean fresh space
the place was clean and furnished very nicely
the accommodation is lovely clean and comfortable
clean beautifully furnished with access to a lovely garden which our 19 month old thoroughly enjoyed
wonderful place very nice clean and calm
Host:
kim is a super nice host
kim was a wonderful host
kim was a great host
absolutely marvelous experience attentive and kind host
fast response with any requests and very friendly
Location:
great facility close to major shopping mall with easy access to freeway
very comfortable and well located
great place very convenient location
excellent location: walking distance to cool restaurants cafes and pubs and also a great shopping mall (cavendish)
kim's place is central and safe tranquil and comfortable
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9. High-end city centre apartment with amazing views

This apartment has everything guests will need for a comfortable stay. Beautiful views of Table Mountain from the rooftop pool will make it so you never want to leave! There is therapeutic king size bed that inspires sweet dreams. The bedroom also has a smart TV and mountain views. The kitchen is well equipped with all the necessities to cook. The living room has a large, rotating smart TV to provide hours of endless entertainment. The place also has a gym for those who enjoy being able to workout. The location is excellent as well, in a trendy neighborhood surrounded with fabulous views. Many restaurants, coffeeshops, and bookstores are close by as well.

High-end city center studio with Amazing views
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
162 reviews
Entire apartment 0 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing view of table mountain
lovely views of table mountain
great view of table mountain
great apartment with an unbeatable view
a beautiful apartment with a stunning view of table mountain
Cleanliness:
very clean and cosy
linen was very clean and the apartment was also very clean
the place was clean and comfortable
very clean apartment with very good security
the apartment is small but confortable and very clean
Host:
johan was a great host
johan was a great host
johan was an excellent host who made us feel right at home
johan was an excellent host
johan was a great host we definitely recommend his place
Location:
great location for exploring the city centre
central and nicely equipped apartment
a very convenient apartment safe and great location
location is good and there’s secure parking available
secure location with 24 hour security
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10. Central, trendy apartment with modern design (from USD 25)

A great spot for up to three guests, this trendy apartment offers a great location and fun decor. The queen bed is always ready for guests, in a room with a smart TV, Netflix, and an espresso machine. For guest number three, a day bed in the living room is available, along with a smart TV and Netflix, too! The full kitchen has all the cooking necessities to make eating at home nice and easy. There is a walk-in shower in the full bathroom. The views from the apartment are unforgettable as well. It’s a place you won’t want to miss!

Central, Trendy Apartment with Modern Design
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
119 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
so many thoughtful touches(the heated bed ) and welcome gifts were perfect
a lovely apartment very convenient with all the amenities i needed
her stylish unit is well designed with plenty of creature comforts to ensure a cozy stay
the apartment is exactly as described and candice helps always and very fast when we ask something
we had a great time in cpt in the apartment of candice
Cleanliness:
cozy clean and full of style apartment
very nice cosy and clean apartment
what a fantastic experience candice´s apartment is just as described: clean comfortable stylish and very well equipped
actual apartment is nicely decorated in an industrial style super clean with everything you need
the apartment was very clean with lots of amenities
Host:
the staff was very helpful and generous
the security staff even helped me with my luggage
candice is a great host
you are a great host candice thank you
candice was a wonderful host
Location:
the location is nice and close to ammenities
central and still pretty quiet
it’s a cute studio that is located on a quieter downtown street
the location is great in the lively centre of the city bowl
very nice flat and location
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Dreaming in Cape Town

Cape Town is a great spot to visit for outdoor adventurers or beach lovers. There is plenty to do and see in a place like Cape Town. So if you’re planning a trip there, take a look at these top Airbnb vacation rentals and pick what suits you best!

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