Destination guide

Head to the adventurous city of Roodepoort

Come and experience Roodepoort and its culture, art galleries and entertainment. Well known for its golfing, parks and museums, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Gold Reef City and Hector Pieterson Museum and Memorial are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Roodepoort

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

  • Lion Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Montecasino (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Johannesburg Zoo (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Ruimsig Country Club (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Eagle Canyon Golf Club (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Honeydew Mazes (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Roodepoort

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

  • Lesedi Cultural Village (18.9 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Honeydew Mazes (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Northcliff Ridge Ecopark (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Delta Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Johannesburg Botanical Garden (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Roodepoort

The nearest airport is in Johannesburg (HLA-Lanseria), located 12.5 mi (20.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.), which is 21.3 mi (34.3 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Roodepoort?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 281 vacation rentals near Roodepoort. From 58 Houses to 127 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 Roodepoort for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Roodepoort:

  • Johannesburg: 287 vacation rentals
  • Fourways: 27 vacation rentals
  • Rivonia: 20 vacation rentals
  • Bryanston: 32 vacation rentals
  • Melville: 16 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 Roodepoort?

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

  • Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden: 310 vacation rentals
  • Alice Art Gallery: 315 vacation rentals
  • Eagle Canyon Golf Club: 338 vacation rentals
  • Clearwater Mall: 330 vacation rentals
  • Durban Deep Golf Club: 305 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 58 Houses in Roodepoort. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Roodepoort include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 127 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 20 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 Roodepoort?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 127 vacation rentals with pool available in Roodepoort. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.