Destination guide

Head to the adventurous city of Wellington

Come and experience Wellington and its wineries, culture and theater scene. This scenic and welcoming city entices travelers with its mountain views and horseback riding. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Wellington

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Wellington a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bains MTB Trails (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Doolhof Wine Estate (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Nederburg Wines (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Rhebokskloof Estate (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Boschenmeer Golf Estate (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • KWV Wine Emporium (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Wellington

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Wellington is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Paarl Mountain Local Nature Reserve (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Paarl Rock (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Butterfly World Tropical Garden (14.9 mi / 24 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Wellington

Fly into Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.), the closest airport, located 34.3 mi (55.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Wellington?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 28 vacation rentals near Wellington. From 14 Houses to 6 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 Wellington for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Wellington:

  • Cape Farms: 119 vacation rentals
  • Bellville: 28 vacation rentals
  • Paarl: 55 vacation rentals
  • Durbanville: 18 vacation rentals
  • Stellenbosch Central: 26 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 Wellington?

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

  • Bains MTB Trails: 52 vacation rentals
  • Diemersfontein Winery: 80 vacation rentals
  • Doolhof Wine Estate: 51 vacation rentals
  • Breytenbach Centre: 53 vacation rentals
  • Kuilsriver Golf Club: 1,387 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 14 Houses in Wellington. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wellington include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 6 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 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 Wellington?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation rentals with pool available in Wellington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.