Somerset West, an ever-growing historical town in South Africa is only about 50km (31.06 mi) from Cape Town as well as its popular attractions like Robben Island, V & A Waterfront, and Table Mountain. Somerset West falls within Cape Town’s municipality. However, it has a completely distinct atmosphere and vibe as compared to the Mother City. Somerset West boasts stunning views of the Helderberg Mountain Range that surrounds it from all sides. The place has the warm and clear air that is so typical of South African summers. The extensive coastline and the majestic mountains make it a spectacular holiday destination. You can also explore the Somerset Mall that offers abundant entertainment options and unlimited shopping opportunities. For those seeking a house to rent in Somerset West, there are various options for holidaymakers, young families, and retirees. Take a closer look at our recommended top Airbnbs in Somerset West.
Found along Barlinka Avenue in a peaceful suburb, this home offers a safe space for up to four people. It is perfect for families coming with their little ones since it provides a high chair, window guards, a travel crib, and books and toys. Wi-Fi and TV are available for indoor entertainment. For those who need to finish some tasks, a dedicated workspace is free for guests’ use. The queen-size bed is right beside a window, making it a nice spot to get some Vitamin D.
The Light RoomCape Town, Western Cape, South AfricaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe bed was incredibly comfortable and we slept very welleverything inside from bathroom to kitchen to bedroom was super nicebesides the apartment having everything you need danie and olivia was the nicest people you can findthe room is very clean and safeit was very clean and we enjoyed our stayit is clean smells fresh and has great amenitiesthe apartment is very clean and spacious and you feel very comfortableit was spacious modern and clean with the most important being great safety
Host:great host with quick responselovely place with very hospitable hostslovely host aswell very helpfullovely spacious appartement and nice hostsowners are super friendlyRead more reviewsgreat place and location in somersetlovely light airy space with great central locationgreat location and the place has everything you need (close distance to the beach and some wine farms)the location is perfect for exploring the city and the surroundingsthis place is ideally located to see cape town and surrounding areas
Located about a 20-minute drive away from the airport and 40 minutes from Cape Town, this self-catering cozy cottage can easily accommodate two guests. It is a great home base for those who are planning to go on day tours in Cape Town. It is situated in proximity to charming wine farms, scenic drives, golf courses, and beaches. The stay is located only a few minutes away from malls and restaurants. Perfect for budget travelers, it has a pretty porch where you can enjoy your daily breakfast or a cup of coffee in the evening. The amenities offered here include iron, hangers, toiletries, a fully equipped kitchen, and free parking space.
Self Catering cozy cottage.Cape Town, Western Cape, South AfricaSuperhost
Top guest reviewswifi was good and reliablethe cozy cottage was absolutely fantasticthe cozy cottage is absolutely charming -- warm and inviting and adorably decorateda beautifully presented cottage homely comfortable and speciallovely spacious apartment with all the amenities lounge and dining areaclean neat and very comfortableit is very clean and safegreat value for money immaculately clean and well appointedthe rooms were very clean and decorated with love for detailsthe cottage is beautiful clean and well equipped
Host:friendly and helpful hostestelle is a great hostthey were very friendly and considerate without patronizing usestelle was a friendly and helpful hostestelle was a kind caring and accomodating hostRead more reviewsgreat location near to everythingthis place is really unique and beautifulthe location of the property is perfect for exploring the wine lands and cape town cityan unexpected highlight was the cute bathroom inside the "walk-in closet"quiet location and lovely hosts
This beautiful and stylish apartment is a few minutes’ drive from wine lands, the local mall, and the beach. Ideal for two persons, the apartment offers everything that is needed for a comfortable stay. You can access the swimming pool, a private patio, and an equipped kitchen while staying here. Start your day with a delicious breakfast every morning and feel free to come here in your cars. After all, the host offers you free on-site parking during your stay. The Somerset West accommodation includes some great amenities like free Wi-Fi access, TV with cable channels, and air-conditioning.
Ground floor flat, 37 Bridgewater rd Somerset West
Top guest reviewsnice outside patio and very comfy bedvery clean pretty and safethe room was clean and matched what was advertisedgreat comfortable bed everything clean and workingthe place was clean and had everything we neededher house is clean and a pleasure to stay at
Host:she is extremely welcoming and a great hostthe host is amazing she makes you feel right at homeexceptional friendly and helpful hostsue is such a lovely hostshe is a lovely host and very friendly and helpfulRead more reviewsvery central neat and safe accommodationher guidance to places of interest is greatsupermarkets are in walking distance and the neighbourhood seemed very savesusan's place is beyond amazingplease come here and get to know this beautiful place
Ideally situated in the heart of Cape Winelands in Somerset West, the comfy cottage is only a 40-minute drive to Cape Town and 20-minute to Stellenbosch. You can easily access the nearest beach within 10 minutes from here. Several hiking trails are within cycling/walking distance so that you can indulge in your favorite outdoor activity. Since it can sleep two guests at a time, the stay is a perfect choice for business travelers, couples, or solo adventurers planning to explore things to do alone in Cape Town. Some of the conveniences offered here are hangers, toiletries, cable TV, Wi-Fi, free parking, and a well-stocked kitchen.
Sunbird Cottage - Somerset WestCape Town, Western Cape, South AfricaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe enormous tv with full dstv was an unexpected surprise and the wifi signal was very goodwe had a very comfortable stay at faye's cottagea wifi that worked effectively and everything we needed we found availablewifi and a massive tv with dstv were great facilitiesthank you for all the extra heaters and for leaving coffee and milk in the fridgevery clean and cosyimmaculately clean with lovely personal touchesgreat clean cottageit was so clean and safeso clean and neat and very spacious
Host:faye was an awesome hostfaye is a great hostfaye was a fantastic host: welcoming helpful and attentive to detailfriendly staff and had everything needed and morefaye was a charming host who made our stay very comfortable and made us feel welcomeRead more reviewsa great place in an ideal locationgreat location and outstanding value for moneygreat location close to shops countryside vineyards and beachesit is close to all the beautiful wine vineyards restaurants sight seeing and attractionsvery comfortable quiet place ideal for a cape town breakaway
This beautiful private room for two is part of a home that dates back to 1850 and is within walking distance of public transport, restaurants, clubs, pubs, and shops. Its spacious and well-equipped bedroom features high ceilings and wooden floors. Amazingly pocket-friendly, the stay is suitable for both holiday visitors and business travelers. The property is brimming with facilities like iron, hangers, toiletries, free Wi-Fi, free on-site parking, and a delicious breakfast every morning.
DeWaenhuis,Somerset West Village, Bedroom 2Somerset West, South AfricaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsfantastic space with great facilities and amenitiesvery special you get nice coffee and a few little things for breakfastthe place is designed to make visitors feel welcomed with a collection of books and open coffee/breakfast stationgood value lovely host and the breakfast and kitchenette amenities was a lovely bonusthe room was quiet and the bed comfortableclean neat and homely placethe room and bathroom were very clean and comfortablethe room was so clean and neat spaciousclean neat tidy all for under r300a clean bed and bathroom and central location
Host:sarah is the perfect hostsarah is an amazing hostsarah is a lovely hostshe is a very gracious hostsarah is a great hostRead more reviewsideally located quiet neighbourhoodreally great location and super comfortablea beautiful room in a quiet neighborhood near to everything you may needgreat value for money accomodation in quiet area close to all amentieswell located (somerset mall / stellenbosch)extra small things like rusks and breakfast cereals
Enjoy your stay in this self-catering apartment, which is a perfect abode for two persons. The apartment is located within walking distance from shops and other amenities. The nearest beach is a 10-minute walk away from the apartment while you can reach the Helderberg Nature Reserve within 10 minutes and Stellenbosch within 20 minutes. You can take your pick from a number of coffee shops and restaurants available right at the doorstep. Some of the key amenities offered here include toiletries, swimming pool, a modern gym, free Wi-Fi, a furnished kitchen, and free parking space.
Spacious Self-catering Apartment, WinelandsCape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Top guest reviewsthe kitchen is well equipped and we had excellent wifivery sweet stylish space with an extremely comfortable bedthe apartment actually feels more spacious than the photo's suggest brilliant for a couple and great valuewe felt safe and comfortable during our entire staythe space is clean safe and very comfortablethe apartment was beautifully decorated clean and perfectly fitted the description advertisedit was clean and well-equipped and in good conditionexcellent clean spacious accommodation nothing is too much trouble
Host:host is absolutely lovelylovely hosts willing to helpour hosts pam and phil were fantasticpam and phil are charming hoststhe host phil was fun to talk toRead more reviewsthe neighbourhood was quaint and in a great location near shops restaurants the town center etctheir guest unit is beautifully appointed secure and in a quiet central locationnot a walk from the beach but you can take a nice walk to a nearby nature reservethis is a great place to relax after a long day
For those looking for a property to rent in Somerset West, this accommodation is the perfect choice. Situated conveniently on the 3rd floor of a secured complex, this luxurious apartment offers breathtaking views. The stay is in proximity to International Airport Cape Town, Winelands, and Somerset West Shopping Mall. You can walk down to the Strand Beach within 20 minutes from the property. De Velde Estate, the complex has a Lifestyle Center of its own comprising of a squash court, spa, an Italian restaurant, gym, and swimming pool among others. It is a perfect getaway for four guests and is an ideal choice for families, solo travelers, or couples. The property is well equipped with the best of facilities like an indoor fireplace, a well-appointed kitchen, Wi-Fi, and free on-site parking.
De Velde EstateCape Town, Western Cape, South AfricaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe complex had very good amenities as described: nice pool gym spa etcthe apartment is well appointed and comfortable and the included internet is a welcome amenityimmaculate apartment in a safe location with great amenities - including a club house and swimming poolexceptionally clean well furnished and stocked apartmentgreat apartment spotlessly clean and very well equippedthe place is spotless clean with a fantastically and modern furnished placefrans apartment was neat clean and tidythe apartment was clean spacious well equipped and very modern
Host:frans is an amazing hostfrans is definitely a super hostfrans rénier is a great host and the apartment perfect for long-stay business tripsthe description of the apartment is very accurate and frans is a great hostfrans is an excellent host with lots of local tips and great communication tooRead more reviewsideally situated within walking distance of shops and restaurantsit's in a good location with shops walking distance awaywell appointed property in a good location for a relaxing staysituated in a very comfortable estate close to the beach shops restaurants and the wine landsfor attractions such as the strand beach hermanus and the vineyards the location is very centrally located
You will enjoy staying in this comfy and spacious apartment, which has a superb location. It is close to family-friendly activities, airport, public transport, nightlife, and beach. Suitable for four persons, the place is preferred by patrons due to its cozy beds, abundant light, and a great neighborhood. It is an ideal accommodation option for families, business travelers, solo adventurers, and couples. The apartment offers an array of conveniences like hangers, toiletries, swimming pool, cable channels, and free parking. You are free to use the kitchen to prepare home-cooked meals.
Comfortable apartment with a sunny balcony.Cape Town, Western Cape, South AfricaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsmy daughter loved to jumped in the huge swimming pool after our days in townthe apartment is very clean spacious and comfy with everything you needthe house is super clean and smells so wonderful
Host:the host is very kind and very welcomingthank you for a wonderful holiday and being such a great hostshe's really lovely and kind heartedthe staff at the estate were so friendly i loved my stayi really enjoyed everything about the house and the host left us some super sweet giftsRead more reviewsthe location is amazinggreat place with great value close to the beach and storeswalking distance to the eatry which has the best of everythingthe place is lovely and spacious close to shops and restaurants and highwayi loved staying there and will be booking the place again
This contemporary, simple, and clean cottage for two people and is located a short drive away from the city of Cape Town. In fact, the Somerset West rental is set at the heart of olive, fruit, and beautiful wine farms. You can reach the beaches within 10 minutes by car while the Vergelegen Medi Clinic is just a 5-minute drive from here. The room tariffs here are quite reasonable. A range of amenities is offered here such as toiletries, pool, a well-fitted kitchen, air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, and free on-site parking.
Cottage - purple elephantCape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Top guest reviewsclean spacious and a great central locationthe place was also amazing everything you could need is provided it s clean and spaciousclean everything one needs with a comfy bed and couchRead more reviews
Host:susan is a superb host and a great personshe is good a giving privacy and engages when you do easily and is helpful and kindsusan and her daughter are very good hostssusan is an amazing host she is so friendly and really takes care of her guestssue had been a wonderful and easy host
This contemporary flatlet for two is an ideal place to unwind and rejuvenate. Although the rental is located in a peaceful neighborhood, it is in proximity to a number of shops and the Main Road. This fully equipped property offers an open plan bedroom with a squishy bed, a living room, and a separate bathroom. The property is stylish and decorated with modern furnishings. It is extremely pocket-friendly without compromising on quality. The host also offers a light breakfast every morning. Patrons can easily access amenities like free Wi-Fi, toiletries, air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, and free parking. Guests can also use the compact kitchenette that is fitted with all the necessary gadgets.
The Flatlet at 10A (LOADSHEDDING READY!)Cape Town, Western Cape, South AfricaSuperhost
Top guest reviewslorna has put in lots of thought and detail into the flatlet which makes it homely and very comfortableextremely clean and modern decorit is exceptionally clean and well decoratedvery pleasant accommodation very clean and comfortableflatlet was clean and as describedwe enjoyed the privacy cleanliness and comfort her garden cottage offered
Host:she was friendly and informativelorna and john were amazing hostsgreat hosts and extremely comfortable accommodationlorna was an amazing hostsweet and welcoming hostRead more reviewsgreat location for somerset westgreat stay nice central locationfreeway is close by shops and town are very close but far enough for peace and quieteasy access to the main routes and very close to a whole range of shopsi would definitely recomend lorna's place and would definitely choose it again for myself
Welcome to this beautiful, spacious, and homely cottage in Somerset West that is an ideal option for a gang of four. You can reach the tourist attractions of Stellenbosch from here within 20 minutes by car. It boasts of two nicely done bedrooms and an open-plan living area that has an absolutely pleasant feel to it. The stay exudes a neutral décor and comprises of a back garden, a veranda area, and a swimming pool. Some key facilities patrons can access here are air-conditioning, free parking space, Wi-Fi access, cable TV, and a wholly equipped kitchen.
Beautiful Cottage in Somerset WestCape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Located close to beaches and wine farms, this accommodation will offer you a vacation of a lifetime. Various restaurants and attractions are also easily accessible from here. Plus, you can simply stay on the patio for stunning mountain views. The kitchenette comes with an induction plate and free coffee and tea. The bedroom holds a double bed that can accommodate up to two guests. Other provided amenities include Wi-Fi and heating.
Mountain view suite on the Helderberg wine routeSomerset West: Winelands, Western Cape, South Africa
Top guest reviewswifi is excellentthe patio and view of the garden and mountains are particular gems that make this apartment specialwarm welcome and attention to detail like heated room in mid-wintervery clean and stylishsafe clean secureeverything is new and sparkling cleangreat value for money beautiful setting clean and moderneverything was just so tastefull and clean and just an absolutely amazing little spot
Host:the host was really kind and he was accommodativethe host was polite and great at respondingwonderful host very responsive and helpfulwonderful host beautiful private little spaceresponsive and accommodating hostRead more reviewsa perfect place to relax and enjoy a few days away from the busy citywhat a lovely stay the location is perfect - very peaceful and adriaan's garden is beautifulwe definitely recommend your place a d would to come back again next time we will coming tht sidewhat a beautiful house me and my partner loved the place very peaceful and cute
Spectacular Somerset West, Cape Town, South Africa
Somerset West has a host of tourist attractions to relax and rejuvenate with your loved ones. Your choice of accommodation can actually determine the success or failure of a vacation. So try out any of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in and around Somerset West, Cape Town and enjoy a home away from home experience.
Frequently asked questions about Airbnbs in Somerset West
1. Which are the best Airbnbs with a pool in Somerset West?
There are many Airbnbs in Somerset West that come with a pool. For a refreshing stay, choose an Airbnb that offers access to a pool, including this spacious and self-catering accommodation, this comfortable apartment, and this contemporary cottage.
2.  Which are the most luxurious Airbnbs in Somerset West?
There is a luxurious Airbnb available in Somerset West for those who want an upgraded stay. This apartment near Strand Beach offers luxurious amenities and access to top-notch establishments such as a spa, an Italian restaurant, and a gym.
3.  Which are the best Airbnbs in Somerset West for families?
There are Airbnbs in Somerset West that can accommodate families. For the best Airbnb, check out this exquisitely furnished apartment in a peaceful neighborhood as it comes with indoor entertainment for the whole family and kid-friendly equipment.
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