Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Alberton

Learn about the unique charm of Alberton with a stay in a private vacation home. This welcoming city has many special qualities. Gold Reef City and Apartheid Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Alberton

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Alberton has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Johannesburg Zoo (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Germiston Golf Club (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Turffontein Race Course (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • SAB World of Beer (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Sci Bono Discovery Centre (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Observatory Golf Club (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Alberton

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Alberton is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Rhodes Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Gillooly's Farm (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Melville Koppies Nature Reserve (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Zoo Lake Park (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • James and Ethel Grey Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Alberton

The nearest airport is in Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.), located 14.8 mi (23.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Johannesburg (HLA-Lanseria), which is 28.7 mi (46.2 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Alberton?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 125 vacation rentals near Alberton. From 29 Houses to 44 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 Alberton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Alberton?

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

  • Johannesburg: 262 vacation rentals
  • Fourways: 26 vacation rentals
  • Bryanston: 31 vacation rentals
  • Linden: 20 vacation rentals
  • Parkmore: 19 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Bruma Flea Market: 334 vacation rentals
  • Morningside Mediclinic: 340 vacation rentals
  • Hector Pieterson Museum and Memorial: 281 vacation rentals
  • Silverstar Casino, Krugersdorp: 276 vacation rentals
  • Johannesburg Sandton Station: 339 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Alberton 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 Alberton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 29 Houses in Alberton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Alberton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 44 rentals available
  • Cabins: 15 rentals available
  • Cottages: 15 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Alberton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 42 vacation rentals with pool available in Alberton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.