Destination guide

Head to the trendy city of Bakoven

The ocean views, forests and mountains are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Bakoven. This trendy city allures visitors with its coral reefs and camping. Table Mountain and South African National Gallery are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 and around Bakoven

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Bakoven a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Two Oceans Aquarium (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Sea Point Swimming Pool (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Beau Constantia (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Grand Parade Square (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • World of Birds (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Constantia Glen Winery (4 mi / 6.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bakoven

Travelers enjoy Bakoven for its seaside and mountain views. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Bakoven. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Table Mountain (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Camps Bay Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Maiden's Cove (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Table Mountain Aerial Cableway (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Clifton Bay Beach (1.8 mi / 3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Bakoven

The nearest airport is in Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.), located 12.4 mi (19.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Bakoven?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 208 vacation rentals near Bakoven. From 37 Houses to 79 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 Bakoven for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Bakoven:

  • Camps Bay: 183 vacation rentals
  • Cape Town City Centre: 303 vacation rentals
  • Sea Point: 194 vacation rentals
  • Fish Hoek: 50 vacation rentals
  • Hout Bay: 102 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 Bakoven?

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

  • Camps Bay Beach: 1,550 vacation rentals
  • South Africa Library: 1,543 vacation rentals
  • Victoria & Alfred Waterfront: 1,513 vacation rentals
  • Africa Centre: 1,532 vacation rentals
  • Steenberg Golf Estate: 1,511 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 37 Houses in Bakoven. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bakoven include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 79 rentals available
  • Villas: 82 rentals available
  • Cabins: 7 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 Bakoven?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 128 vacation rentals with pool available in Bakoven. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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