Destination guide

Why people love visiting cozy Eastern Cape

The wildlife and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Eastern Cape. This city's safari tours, golfing and camping draw many visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Eastern Cape

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Eastern Cape. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Egazini Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • African Pride Pumba Private Game Reserve (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Kenton on Sea Beach (21.6 mi / 34.8 km)
  • Kelly's Beach (22 mi / 35.4 km)
  • East Beach (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
  • Lalibela Game Reserve (22.6 mi / 36.4 km)

Can I find a vacation rental around EC?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 133 vacation rentals near EC. From 44 Houses to 35 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 EC for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in EC?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in EC. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Port Elizabeth: 49 vacation rentals
  • Jeffreys Bay: 41 vacation rentals
  • Saint Francis Bay: 34 vacation rentals
  • Wavecrest: 15 vacation rentals
  • Cape Saint Francis: 24 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in EC! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in EC?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in EC:

  • Port Elizabeth: 49 rentals
  • Jeffreys Bay: 41 rentals
  • Saint Francis Bay: 34 rentals
  • Cape Saint Francis: 24 rentals
  • Oyster Bay: 18 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to EC?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in EC are:

  • Port Elizabeth International Airport (PLZ): 46 vacation rentals
  • Plettenberg Bay (PBZ): 112 vacation rentals
  • Margate Airport (MGH): 49 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in EC?

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

  • Wild Coast Sun Casino: 24 rentals
  • King's Beach: 46 rentals
  • Dolphin Beach: 43 rentals
  • Humewood Beach: 46 rentals
  • Port St. Francis: 43 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around EC listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.