Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Alberton

Learn about the unique charm of Alberton with a stay in a private vacation home. This welcoming city has many special qualities. Gold Reef City and Apartheid Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Alberton

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Alberton has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Johannesburg Zoo (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Germiston Golf Club (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Turffontein Race Course (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • SAB World of Beer (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Sci Bono Discovery Centre (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Observatory Golf Club (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Alberton

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Alberton is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Rhodes Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Gillooly's Farm (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Melville Koppies Nature Reserve (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Zoo Lake Park (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • James and Ethel Grey Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)

Traveling to and around Alberton

The nearest airport is in Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.), located 14.8 mi (23.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Johannesburg (HLA-Lanseria), which is 28.7 mi (46.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Alberton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 131 holiday lettings near Alberton. From 29 Houses to 54 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Alberton is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Alberton?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Alberton:

  • Bryanston: 31 holiday homes
  • Downtown Johannesburg: 19 holiday homes
  • Fourways: 26 holiday homes
  • Johannesburg: 255 holiday homes
  • Linden: 19 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Festival Mall: 328 holiday lettings
  • Wanderers Stadium: 326 holiday lettings
  • Morningside Mediclinic: 317 holiday lettings
  • Alexander Theatre: 313 holiday lettings
  • Nelson Mandela Square: 315 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 29 Houses in Alberton. Our other popular types of Alberton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 54 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 12 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Alberton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 41 holiday homes with pool available in Alberton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.