Destination guide

Travel to culturally rich Paarl

The area's wineries and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Paarl. This city's golfing, mountain views and hiking draw many visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Paarl

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Paarl has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Nederburg Wines (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Boschenmeer Golf Estate (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • KWV Wine Emporium (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Laborie Wine Farm (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Rhebokskloof Estate (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Vrede en Lust Estate (7.5 mi / 12 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Paarl

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Paarl is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Paarl Rock (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Paarl Mountain Local Nature Reserve (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Butterfly World Tropical Garden (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • University of Stellenbosch Botanical Garden (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Jonkershoek Nature Reserve (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Paarl

Fly into Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.), the closest airport, located 28.1 mi (45.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Paarl?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 55 vacation rentals near Paarl. From 23 Houses to 13 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 Paarl for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Paarl:

  • Somerset West: 159 vacation rentals
  • Cape Farms: 119 vacation rentals
  • Bellville: 28 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 Paarl?

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

  • Laborie Winery: 150 vacation rentals
  • Paarl Rock: 149 vacation rentals
  • De Zalze Golf Club: 377 vacation rentals
  • Kuilsriver Golf Club: 1,387 vacation rentals
  • Pearl Valley Golf Course: 199 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 23 Houses in Paarl. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Paarl include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 13 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 12 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 Paarl?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 30 vacation rentals with pool available in Paarl. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.