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Book a vacation rental for your Harare getaway

The area's festivals and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Harare. This city's cafés, parks and wildlife draw many visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Harare

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Harare a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chapman Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Borrowdale Brooke Golf Club (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Wingate Golf Club (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Ruwa Country Club (14.3 mi / 23 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Harare

Whether you're an active 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 Harare. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Harare Gardens (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • National Botanic Gardens (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Harare

Fly into Harare (HRE-Harare Intl.), the closest airport, located 5 mi (8.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Harare?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 80 vacation rentals near Harare. From 41 Houses to 23 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 Harare for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Avondale Shopping Centre: 80 vacation rentals
  • Harare Gardens: 80 vacation rentals
  • Kamfinsa Shopping Centre: 80 vacation rentals
  • Borrowdale Brooke Golf Club: 77 vacation rentals
  • African Unity Square: 80 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 41 Houses in Harare. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Harare include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 23 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 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 Harare?

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