Destination guide

Why people love visiting adventurous Plettenberg Bay

The ocean views and forests provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Plettenberg Bay. Renowned for its whale watching, safari tours and golfing, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Plettenberg Bay

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Plettenberg Bay a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Knysna Elephant Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Jukani Wildlife Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Garden Route Wolf Sanctuary (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Elephant Sanctuary (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Monkeyland (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Plettenberg Bay

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Plettenberg Bay is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Plettenberg Bay Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Robberg Nature Reserve (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Arch Rock (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Natures Valley Beach (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Garden Route National Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Leisure Isle (18 mi / 28.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Plettenberg Bay

Fly into Plettenberg Bay (PBZ), the closest airport, located 3.6 mi (5.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Plettenberg Bay?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 66 vacation rentals near Plettenberg Bay. From 32 Houses to 9 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Plettenberg Bay for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Plettenberg Bay?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Plettenberg Bay. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Plettenberg Bay Beach: 95 vacation rentals
  • Robberg Nature Reserve: 94 vacation rentals
  • Plett Puzzle Park: 101 vacation rentals
  • Plettenberg Bay Golf Course: 101 vacation rentals
  • Natures Valley Beach: 54 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Plettenberg Bay listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Plettenberg Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 32 Houses in Plettenberg Bay. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Plettenberg Bay include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 9 rentals available
  • Villas: 11 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 6 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Plettenberg Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 32 vacation rentals with pool available in Plettenberg Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.