With a world-renowned wine route and its many vineyards, the majestic beauty of the Constantiaberg Mountain, and its position just 15 kilometers (10 miles) from downtown Cape Town, this beautiful suburb has a host of great reasons to visit. No fewer than 10 wineries are located within the immediate area, eight of which are located on the aforementioned wine route, so fans of a fine vintage will be in heaven. The picturesque Constantia Valley is also home to a number of popular and extensive trails, so those travelers eager to hike a few miles will be equally well catered for. And, whatever your reason for traveling, these top Airbnb vacation rentals will ensure that you have the perfect holiday home-from-home from which to explore this memorable locale.
Couples eyeing a romantic holiday will love this stunning one-bedroom garden lodge, which boasts stylish white decor and enjoys a peaceful outdoor patio and access to a shared pool. Wine connoisseurs will also find much to enjoy in its location within the heart of Constantia, and its position close to the famous wine route. Amenities include free on-site parking, laundry facilities, smart TV and wi-fi access - the latter of which will come in very handy when planning your daily itinerary. And, although there is no kitchen, the area’s numerous restaurants more than make up for this. Past guests loved the accommodation, declaring it a “special place to stay”. They were also full of praise for the helpful hosts and the area’s picturesque tree-lined avenues.
Constantia Garden Lodge
Enjoying glowing reviews from past guests who gave it top marks across the board, this two-person guesthouse will be great for couples or solo travelers. Located within the grounds of the host’s home, the property opens up onto a covered patio in which to unwind or tuck into a refreshing tea or coffee. Naturally, this separate entrance enables guests to come and go as they please - ideal for those looking to explore the area or try out one of the neighborhood’s popular eateries. Facilities include a kitchenette, free on-street parking and a pool for enjoying a relaxing dip. The wi-fi access will also come in useful for planning trips to the area’s wine farms, local golf courses, or the Muizenberg surfing beach.
Lovely Cottage Constantia Cape Town
Another great option for couples, this highly-rated one-bedroom garden cottage comes with all the home comforts you’d expect during your stay. These include a spacious and fully-equipped kitchen and dining area, unlimited wi-fi internet and cable TV. Guests also enjoy access to the host’s garden and swimming pools, and there is space on the driveway on which to park. This rental is a five-minute trip to the famous wine route, local restaurants and a number of popular mountain walks. The hosts can also organize day tours and airport transfers as well. Little wonder, then, that this Upper Constantia property scored top marks across the board.
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If it’s the area’s famous wines that bring you to Constantia then this property is likely to prove especially appealing. Located on the Buitenverwachting Wine Estate, connoisseurs of the aqua vita will find themselves right in the thick of things. This private double-room is also a great option for couples or solo travelers on a budget, and it enjoys a very strong reputation among previous guests. And, although the room is connected to the main house, it comes with its own private entrance - allowing you to come and go as you please. Guests also enjoy wi-fi access - perfect for planning which wineries you’ll visit next after exploring the charms of the estate on your doorstep.
Constantia - Adrienne's Vineyard Guest Room
This spacious en-suite one-bedroom garden apartment is another option that is likely to appeal to couples or solo travelers eager to explore the charms of the Constantia area. Located within the heart of the valley, it is well-placed for everything from the wine route to popular mountain walks and cycling routes. It also comes with plenty of mod-cons to make you feel at home, including internet access, a TV and use of the host’s pool. It even comes with its own private courtyard space in which to relax in the open air. There are kitchenette facilities as well, but those who prefer to dine out will find plenty of restaurant options nearby. Past guests were very impressed, giving the property full marks.
The Luxury Toolshed. A private garden apartment.
Travelers on a budget will love this private double-room option, which is the lowest-priced entry on this list. Amenities include tea and coffee-making facilities and fridge in the room for storing cold snacks during your stay. Guests also have use of the microwave in the host’s kitchen, but if you’d rather eat out there are a number of highly-regarded restaurants in the local area. The property is also a handy base for exploring the wineries and natural attractions such as Tokai Forest and Muizenberg Beach, which are just minutes away by car, Past guests were full of praise for the helpful and welcoming host and her friendly dogs.
Low Autumn Rates in quiet, leafy, safe suburb
This light and spacious one-bedroom guest suite, which is split between two floors, offers great views of the countryside. It is well placed for the short drive into Constantia village’s shopping area, as well as no fewer than four wine estates and even a golf course - so there’ll be plenty to keep you occupied within easy reach by road. Amenities include a microwave and dining area, wi-fi access and cable TV. What’s more, the host also rents out a second room for bigger groups, so those planning on traveling as part of a larger party should take note. Past guests were very impressed, giving the property top marks in all categories.
The Reservoir, Constantia Winelands
Perfect for couples or small families, this garden cottage comes with a double and single bed and can sleep up to three people. It boasts a great rural setting with a spacious garden and mountain views, and it enjoys access to an open-air swimming pool, tennis court and trampoline on which to enjoy some family fun. It is also within an easy reach of a number of walking routes and wine farms. The property also comes with a number of mod-cons, including wi-fi access, cable TV, on-site parking and a kitchen - although there are a number of restaurants within easy reach.
Garden Cottage with lovely views.
Wine fans craving a charming and rustic cabin experience will love this one-bedroom bedroom which is located on a winery in Constantia. And it isn’t just the on-site wine tastings which will appeal to visitors. The farm is also home to a deli and a five-star restaurant, so food lovers will be in culinary heaven during their stay. The cottage itself, which enjoys fine views, also has access to an open-air swimming pool and it comes with wi-fi internet and free on-site parking. Former guests loved the “beautiful” setting and the “cozy” cottage, giving it top marks across the board.
Wooden Cottage on a Wine Farm in Constantia!
A great option for a romantic getaway, this light and beautifully decorated loft flat scored top marks from suitably impressed former guests who gave it full marks across the board. Its open-plan living area comes with plenty of space in which to relax, cook up tasty meals in the full kitchen and tuck into your culinary creations in the dining area. Its location within Upper Constantia also places it within quick reach of three different wine farms - so fans of the aqua vita should take note. Guests also enjoy use wi-fi internet, satellite TV, laundry facilities and access to a shared swimming pool with a beautiful view of the peaks.
Constantia Klein Loft Apartment
Time to go exploring
With so many fine Airbnb vacation rentals to choose from, you’ll be out exploring the area’s many wine estates and fine countryside in next to no time.
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