Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Scarborough

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Scarborough. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Boulders Beach and Cape of Good Hope are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Scarborough

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Scarborough a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Simon's Town Country Club (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Clovelly Country Club (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Wooley's Tidal Pool (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Cape Point Vineyards (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Westlake Golf Club (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Steenberg Wine Estate (9.3 mi / 15 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Scarborough

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Scarborough is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Boulders Beach (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Cape of Good Hope (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Scarborough Beach (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Fisherman's Beach (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Long Beach (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Scarborough

The nearest airport is in Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.), located 20.3 mi (32.7 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Scarborough?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 16 vacation rentals near Scarborough. From 9 Houses to 2 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Scarborough for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Scarborough?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 9 Houses in Scarborough. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Scarborough include:

  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 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 Scarborough?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Scarborough. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.