Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Atlantis, Cape Town, South Africa - Updated 2024

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Once an example of downtime in the past, Atlantis, a suburb in the northern part of Cape Town, is a typical case of 21st-century urban development. A large industrial zone is the biggest sign of growth around here. Visit the city’s attractions, which include the Atlantis sand dunes and Skydive Cape Town. Going around, the main mode of transport is the metro bus, which travels to the city center, about a couple hours’ ride away. And of course, you’d want to stay here, so we’ve selected 10 of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Atlantis, Cape Town, in South Africa.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 07, 2024.

1. A big farm villa just outside Atlantis (from USD 240)

This premium guest house is an ideal getaway place for the whole family. Located in a lime farm just outside the Atlantis center, the house provides a great sense of isolation and peace. Up to six guests can be accommodated in the three beds, and kids younger can stay free of charge. All the rooms and beds are finished in wood and fine fabrics and are equipped with air-conditioning for your comfort. You also get other great amenities like a solar heated pool and a large driveway for your car. Spectacular views of the countryside top the experience in this villa.

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
14.47 km (9.0 mi) from Koeberg Nature Reserve
9 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
the house is spacious and clean
i can't remember the name of the person who received us but she was very friendly and helpful
pet friendly & our dogs loved making friends with the farm dogs :)
quiet peaceful & stylish farm house suitable for winter & summer 35 mins from cape town
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2. An artistic getaway in Darling (from USD 54)

If you like a more artistic romantic getaway, this cottage is right for you. Art pieces and patterned carpets give the place plenty of character. Inside, the bedroom if full of creative touches like wall paintings and zebra patterned-carpets. There are some basic kitchenware like a microwave, fridge, toaster, and some cutlery if you want to prepare simple meals. Relax in the patio, and have a chat with the host. Outside the house, there is a museum and plenty of art shops and cafes around the corner, and the train station is just a few minutes by foot. Overall, this house is a great choice for the artistic ones.

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Darling, Western Cape, South Africa
28.01 km (17.5 mi) from Koeberg Nature Reserve
25 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
can do with a ceiling fan as it gets really hot
cozy and comfortable cottage with a lovely outside patio
we so enjoyed our two nights in nina's comfortable characterful and peaceful cottage in a secluded spot in greyton
clean and with all the necessary amenities
nina went the extra mile for us she is a great host
this is such a lovely little cottage with wonderful hosts
lovely host with perfect spot for a couple with special extras
nina is a warm and friendly host
nina and jc were very warm and friendly - great representativeness of darling's amazing openness and hospitality
the cottage is very well located - within walking distance of the main town centre of darling
nina's cottage is well positioned in a quiet part of darling yet close to restaurants and shops
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3. A nice and simple home in Mamre (from USD 10)

airbnb atlantis | a nice and simple home in mamre

Are you a solo traveler on a tight budget? This house is a great choice for you. Located just off the highway in Mamre, this house is a simple and no-frills accommodation that makes sure that you are well rested after a long day around Atlantis. Breakfast is also prepared by the host, but you can also use the kitchen if you need to prepare some meals. There is a bus stop just a short walk away, so going around the region is simple. And the host is always available if you need something, or just want to chat. With all that, you’ll feel at home in this accommodation.

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
13.53 km (8.5 mi) from Koeberg Nature Reserve
Wifi Available
Shared room in home 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

4. An exciting adventure lodge for you

Zeestock Adventure Lodge is a splendid mix of rural charm and urban living, an ideal spice for all you urban warriors. You are immediately greeted by great views of the countryside all around. The spacious and well-lit bedroom can accommodate two and is kept very simple to minimize distractions, although there is Wi-Fi so that you can share your moments here. There are plenty of common spaces you can use with other guests in the lodge, like a swimming pool, outdoor dining, and a pool room. The lodge also has plenty of other fun activities like yoga, a paintball area, and sand-boarding tours to the Atlantis dunes 10 mins away. You’ll find a lot of excitement here for sure.

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10.99 km (6.9 mi) from Koeberg Nature Reserve
9 reviews  
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

5. A rugged and private outdoor cabin

Do you want to be closer to nature for your next romantic getaway? You can try out this isolated and rugged cottage, just outside the main Zeestock Lodge, which is mentioned in number three. You can use all the same common amenities in the lodge like the pool, paintball area, and lounge. Inside the cottage, the bed is well draped and is well lit. The bathroom is outdoors, giving you a better connection to nature - just watch out for rain. And by the door, you can watch the beautiful African sunrise and sunset. Your next romantic adventure starts here.

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10.9 km (6.8 mi) from Koeberg Nature Reserve
4 reviews  
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests

6. An urban experience in the suburbs

This great bed-and-breakfast experience is a great stay for you vacationers who still want a more urban dwelling. The house itself is reminiscent of a suburban American home. Up to five of you can sleep in the very cushy beds, which are paired with large closets to store all your things in. The bathroom is also very modern and clean, complete with a shower room and bathtub. The breakfast is served by the hosts. Located in the middle of Darling, the house is just a short walk away from shops, and the train station. You can tell your friends over the free Wi-Fi that you’ve stayed in the White House’s West Wing - suite.

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28.11 km (17.5 mi) from Koeberg Nature Reserve
Private room 4 Beds 5 Guests

7. A beautiful chalet for your next family getaway

This accommodation is ideal for your next family holiday in Atlantis. Four of you can sleep in the three cozy beds, with two of them well-prepared for your kids. You can chill on the couches in the living area, with a fireplace, and TV. The open-design kitchen has all of the essential equipment for you to prepare meals, and a fridge to store them all. Outside, you can enjoy activities like canoeing, fishing, and zip-line over the man-made lake beside the house. All these combined with proactive hosts, you and your family will really appreciate your stay here.

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Malmesbury, Western Cape, South Africa
18.26 km (11.4 mi) from Koeberg Nature Reserve
35 reviews  
Entire chalet 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
no wifi at present but seriously you are on holiday enjoy the tranquillity
the cottage was very very clean and we loved all the pets
friendly and efficient service from the hosts
bernice was a fantastic host very friendly and accommodating and i would definitely go back again
friendly farm animals cute cabin very cozy and warm
a perfect safe and secure location for a romantic getaway as well
peace and quiet and away from it all
it's close to cape town and thus a quick and easy escape from the city
it was a short drive and a nice quite place for a family break
great place to get away just out of town and still feel like you're on holiday
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8. A cute cottage in Darling

You and your family can enjoy your own space in this cottage, with its own private entrance. Up to four of you can be accommodated in the two bedrooms, finished in clean white textiles and walls. You get all the kitchen amenities you need like fridge, stove, and microwave, among others. Outside, there is a lounge where you can breathe some fresh air, and have some barbecue too. Lastly, if you want to move around, the museum is just around the corner, and Darling station is just a ten-minute walk away.

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Darling, Western Cape, South Africa
28.42 km (17.7 mi) from Koeberg Nature Reserve
13 reviews  
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was a stunning veggie garden we could eat from delicious breakfast food and plenty of firewood
we had a wonderful stay in lynette's apartment
lovely clean space with appealing decor
private spotlessly clean and well equipped
we really appreciated the lovely and spotlessly clean cottage and the extra touches and attention to details
super clean and a lovely host
we had the most amazing welcome fresh flowers and a beautifully clean inviting home
such a lovely host couple who were warm and welcoming and made us feel right at home
friendly hosts and dog
very friendly and hospitable hosts in lynette and willie
the location was central and such a lovely neighbourhood to walk around
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9. A guest cottage with a cozy patio

If an escape from the city is what you want, this cottage is a great choice for you. You and your buddy or partner will be well accommodated here in your own private space. The bed and furniture are finished in soft textiles. Location is also great, the house is a short walk away from the Darling Station, where you can ride the train bound for Cape Town. And the best part of this is that these perks come at such a low price.

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Darling, Western Cape, South Africa
28.33 km (17.7 mi) from Koeberg Nature Reserve
58 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
charles and janet are most welcoming and the room is very comfortable
janet was very friendly the bed was comfortable and there is a beautiful garden
janet made us very welcome - giving us a generous breakfast home made muffins etc
the room is separated from the house by a pretty garden and patio
the room was very comfortable and spacious
the cottage was clean and also located well
the room itself was lovely and very clean
the room is lovely clean and spacious and the thoughtful touches can be seen everywhere
we found the accommodation neat clean and in line with what we were expecting
we had an amazing stay janet is the sweetest and her place is very cozy clean and comfortable
lovely host couple amazing little cottage
our hosts were so hospitable and really went the extra mile to make sure everything was perfect
they were friendly hospitable and helpful
a lovely private comfortable room with friendly and welcoming hosts
janet is a lovely friendly host who makes sure you're feeling comfortable
her place is walking distance of all of darling's best attractions including ormonde wines and darling sweet
the stay in janet's place in darling was perfect
do pop up in at the darling wine shop
it was great staying at janet's place
what a delightful place to stay
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10. A hidden treasure in the West Cape

This restored Victorian country home has plenty of fancy charm for the couple on a romantic vacation. The bedroom is set in a very romantic mood, with touches like mood lights and perfumes. The bathroom has a tub, and also carries the Victorian theme of the house. You get amenities like Wi-Fi, TV, a washer, and a dryer. Outside, there is a common pool, and a lush garden with 100-year old trees, where you can interact with other guests too. If you want to go around town, the shops and arts of Darling are just outside your door, so there is plenty to explore, too. These great features and a lot more await your next visit.

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28.28 km (17.6 mi) from Koeberg Nature Reserve
22 reviews   Wifi Available
ROOM IN BED AND BREAKFAST 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
our room was extremely neat and clean
our room was done up really nicely and everything was sparkly clean
our room was authentically quaint very comfortable and spotlessly clean
stephan was a great host and gave us some useful recommendations for restaurants and places to visit
stephan is a great host and provides you with everything you need
we absolutely loved our stay from the wonderfully warm welcome we received to the helpful tips and dinner reservation
stephan is a great host
a charming place conveniently located
the guest house of stephan is a wonderful place to explore darling or visit the western cape national park
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Atlantis is real - and keeps getting better

This suburb is now on the upswing, thanks to recent developments spreading out from Cape Town. More tourists are discovering the great sites here as well and enjoying their adventures. Why not pay a visit to Atlantis, Cape Town on your next trip?

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