Destination guide

Why people love visiting adventurous Plettenberg Bay

The ocean views and forests provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Plettenberg Bay. Renowned for its whale watching, safari tours and golfing, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Plettenberg Bay

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

  • Knysna Elephant Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Jukani Wildlife Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Garden Route Wolf Sanctuary (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Elephant Sanctuary (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Monkeyland (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Plettenberg Bay

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Plettenberg Bay is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Plettenberg Bay Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Robberg Nature Reserve (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Arch Rock (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Natures Valley Beach (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Garden Route National Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Leisure Isle (18 mi / 28.9 km)

Transportation to and around Plettenberg Bay

Fly into Plettenberg Bay (PBZ), the closest airport, located 3.6 mi (5.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Plettenberg Bay?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 67 holiday lettings near Plettenberg Bay. From 32 Houses to 9 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Plettenberg Bay area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Plettenberg Bay?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Plettenberg Bay. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Robberg Nature Reserve: 101 holiday lettings
  • Plettenberg Bay Beach: 100 holiday lettings
  • Natures Valley Beach: 59 holiday lettings
  • Knysna Golf Club: 121 holiday lettings
  • Knysna Elephant Park: 91 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Plettenberg Bay listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Plettenberg Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 32 Houses in Plettenberg Bay. Our other popular types of Plettenberg Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 6 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Plettenberg Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 36 holiday homes with pool available in Plettenberg Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.