Named after British naval commander Rear Admiral Sir Frederick William Richards, Richards Bay features the largest port in South Africa, making this one of the most important towns in the region in terms of commerce. Beyond maritime activities, this area features fantastic natural attractions. In fact, it features a number of eco-tourism attractions such as safaris, nature reserves, and game parks, with each featuring a unique habitat, thereby allowing visitors to spot different varieties of wildlife. It also has a good surfing scene, making this a good destination of choice of water lovers. Choose among these Airbnb vacation rentals in Richards Bay if you want to have a comfortable stay while exploring the different attractions in the area.
This rental is a good choice for those who want to spend a chill holiday in Richards Bay, being located in a quiet neighborhood. Able to accommodate up to eight people, this four-bedroom holiday home comes furnished with just about every amenity that you may need while you’re on holiday. The property comes with a kitchen, an outdoor barbecue grill, a washing machine, and WiFi. A crib may also be provided for families traveling with infants. To cap it off, it also comes with a swimming pool, which guests are welcome to use during their stay. Free parking is available on site as well.
Porpoise Lodge, 4 Bedroom House, Pool, Quiet Area,Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Top guest reviewsthe airconditioning and wifi are amazingeasy to use amenities and spacious roomsbeautiful outdoor spaces with large deck and poolall the beds were very comfortable and firm and every room had aircon that worked welltea & coffee making facilities were a nice touchwe found the house clean and tidyclean and safe placegreat place - quiet clean spacious and well-equippedgreat place - quiet clean spacious and well-equippedgreat place - quiet clean spacious and well-equipped
Host:great host and quite consideratehosts and personnel are friendly and accommodatinglovely house friendly hosts and great value stayvery friendly hosts perfect for megreat hosts who go out of their way to make your stay as comfortable as possibleRead more reviewsclose to major attractions and shopping centersgreat house in a great locationgreat house very cleasy and great location for local shops and supermarketsafe area and close to restaurants shops and the beachvery nice house and big house a beautiful garden and a good neighbourhood
Travelers who will be flying into Richards Bay will appreciate how this property is just five minutes away from the airport. Similarly, it’s just a short drive away from the town center, the beach, the shops, and the waterfront. The holiday home comes furnished with just about every amenity that you may want or need, including a swimming pool, a kitchen, and a washing machine. If you’re worried about safety, this property is equipped with an electric fence and alarm for security.
Neat secure accommodation for one to four guestsRichards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Top guest reviewsas for the place: in great state clean well-equipped good wifi and so fortha very comfortable place to stayit was very clean and the rooms looking nicelyanns place was tidy and clean and everything was well organisedthe house was very clean bright and spacyvery stylish very cleanhouse is sparling clean and really makes you feel comfortable
Host:she is indeed a lovely hostlovely host and comfortable homevery nice place great hostgreat value and a lovely hostshe was an amazing host thoughtful wise and very kindRead more reviewswe really enjoyed rose’s placethis place is like 3 minutes away from the airportthis stay was just perfect; good location for our trip wonderful hostess safe neighbourhood comfy bed cute dogsher place is very beautiful and centralawesome place to stay home away from away
This rental is a great option for a large group of people traveling together, as it can accommodate as many as 13 guests at a time. The eight-bedroom property also comes with eight bathrooms, which makes for very short waiting time to get ready. It comes with laundry facilities, WiFi, and a barbecue grill. The hosts are more than willing to give advice on tourist attractions within the area, and they also provide breakfast for their guests.
SERENDIPITY GUEST HOUSERichards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Top guest reviews
Host:great hospitality warm welcome from the hostwarm friendly & accommodating hospitalitynice people very friendly and willing to share good advisesand fienie is just a wonderful hostRead more reviewsnice and close to the airportvery cosyneat little guesthouse close to where i needed to be met all my needsthe house is beautiful and situated in a very calm and safe neighborhood
Able to accommodate up to four people, this garden cottage comes furnished with the necessities so that guests will feel like they’re home away from home during their stay here. The rental comes with a kitchen, an outdoor barbecue grill, and air conditioning. It also has space outside the house for guests to relax. The property is located in a secluded area, which makes this a great choice for those who want to enjoy peace and quiet during their holiday.
Comfortable garden cottageRichards Bay, KZN, South Africa
Top guest reviewshas all the necessary amenities for a comfortable relaxing staycomfortable cottage for four peoplebeautiful serene spacious and comfortable cottagethe rooms were like discribedwe cooked dinner and made a lovely breakfast with all of the dish warethe place was very clean and neatvery clean and centrallovely cottage clean spacious and very comfortableour stay was clean comfortable and highly recommendedthe cottage is clean and was turned over even while we were there
Host:rina is a great hostrina was a great hostshe is very friendly and accommodated our requestsrina was very helpful and accommodatingrina has been very kind and helpfulRead more reviewsgreat little place if you’re looking for an overnight stop
This self-contained guest suite, which fits up to two people, has direct access to the outside area, giving guests direct access to the deck, the garden, and the koi pond. Besides the queen-sized bed, the property is furnished with a kitchenette, a TV, a work area, and WiFi. Use of laundry facilities may also be arranged for long-term guests. There are dogs on the property.
Air 29: Elegant queen roomRichards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Top guest reviewsall amenities available which makes your stay just that more comfortablethe room beautifully arranged with cache cristal clean save convenient location close to mall beach etc
Host:she is so welcoming and accommodatinggreat value great host great accommodationRead more reviewsclose to mall and main restaurants quiet neighbourhood friendly hoststhe location was very nice but the draw was inas hospitality kindness and thoughtfulnessalways such a pleasure to stay at ina's place
This five-bedroom home, which can house as many as 11 guests, is within walking distance to the beach, making this a great choice for those traveling to Richards bay to enjoy the sand and surf. The rental itself comes fully equipped with all the necessities, including but not limited to a kitchen, air-conditioning, and laundry facilities. It also has a swimming pool, which guests are more than welcome to take a dip in. The property is secured by an electric fence and an alarm system.
House Elweboog 15Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Top guest reviewsthe house is spacious with nice amenities such as a large pool and pool tablehas a great kitchen an a big yard for braaingvery quiet and nice swimming poolthe house is amazing clean & very spaciousclean spacious house with plenty space for kids to playas for the interior the house is well kept uncluttered and very clean
Host:thanks to hosts jenny and lenfriendly people very willing to accomodatewe really enjoy ourselves & lucky enough the owner was not around during our stayRead more reviewsgood location and a great place to stay with a friends“everything was great loved our stay and best location in richards bay”the house is situated very well the neighborhood is quiet and peacefulgreat space & location for group of people
Located in a quiet neighborhood, the apartment comes with a bedroom, a bathroom, and a kitchen. Guests also have access to the garden, the swimming pool, and the barbecue area. Air mattresses can be provided to accommodate more guests. The property is secured by an electric fence and an alarm system. Do note that cleaning fees are charged here. There are dogs on the property.
Cassiandra Place unit 1, self catering.Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Top guest reviewsthe appartements are clean and well equippedwe have spent 7 weeks in this nice and clean apartment
Host:the hosts are very friendly and helpfullygert and his family are friendly and will go out of their way to make you feel at homegreat value for money the hosts were very friendly and the setting was very pleasantfelt like part of the family hannes and his family are amazing hosts very helpfull and friendlyhannes and his family are very helpful with solving all your problems whatever size they areRead more reviewsgreat location and exceptional hoststhis is a great place to stay in richards bay
This apartment is able to fit up to six people. Each of the three bedrooms come with an en suite bathroom. The rental also comes with a swimming pool, a fully equipped kitchen, a dining area, and a lounge area with a TV. Long-term guests are welcome here. Free parking is available here.
UMQHELE SELF CATERINGRichards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Top guest reviewspool was good the place was nice and the much needed aircon worked wellthe rooms were nice and clean as was the kitchen and living space
Host:they did fix it promptly and staff was niceRead more reviewsgood spot close to shops/boardwalk
Able to accommodate up to two people, this room for rent features a private entrance, allowing guests to enjoy their privacy and to set their itinerary according to their own schedule. The studio itself is furnished with air-conditioning, a kitchen, and laundry facilities. Guests are also welcome to use the swimming pool here. Parking is available on site as well. The property is within a short driving distance of the airport, the beach, and the shopping center. Do note that there are cats, dogs, and birds on the property.
Private Room with separate entrance in BirdswoodRichards Bay, KZN, South Africa
Top guest reviewsquiet spot nice size room good wifideon was a great host our stay was very comfortable & access to wifi was an added bonusthe room was very well equipped lovely swimming pool deon couldn’t have been more helpful good value as wellwe had everything we needed and even more the house is beautiful and you feel very comfortableclean and comfortableclean neat and well equippedthe place is clean quite and privatethe place was clean and very comfortablethe room was comfortable clean and very private
Host:and the owners were so welcoming and friendlygreat hosts and great venuedeon and michelle are exceptionally awesome hostsdeon has a beautiful home and went way above and beyond as a hostgreat place to stay very hospitable hostRead more reviewsyou can reach all places of interest in a good time
Able to accommodate up to two people, this rental provides guests access to the garden and the swimming pool on the property, both of which are available for use all year round. The room for rent itself comes with an en suite bathroom, a refrigerator, and coffee and tea making facilities. Those who need to work during their stay will appreciate the fact that the space also comes with a workstation. The dining room and the kitchenette are also available for guests’ use throughout their stay.
Leatherback Park Room 2Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Top guest reviewsoh and the view from the room it felt like waking up in paradisethe best part was how rianne keeps everything so cleanthe room is very stylish and super cleansparkling clean house very orderly beautiful garden view from the room
Host:the hosts are amazinglovely accommodation friendly hosts and we were made to feel very welcomethey are friendly and niceit was a great and cosy stay with very friendly hostsoutstanding value by truly hospitable people making you feel very at home best i’ve stayed at to dateRead more reviewsit’s central to everything very cosy oooh did i mention they have thee most beautiful garden
Richards Bay: Harmony of commerce and nature
Whoever says commerce and nature don’t mix needs to drop by Richards Bay, a South African town that serves as proof that both can go together. Choose among these Airbnb options if you want to have a comfortable night’s stay while here, regardless of whether you’re in town for business or if you want to explore one of the many natural attractions that this area has to offer.
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