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Cottage vacation rentals in Africa

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Top-rated cottage rentals in Africa

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Cottage in Citrusdal, South Africa
Klipkop High Mountain Stone Cottage
The farm's fourth cottage completed in the winter of 2021 built of rock between two boulders. The interior is very comfortably furnished with ceder-clad walls and ceder floors, two comfortable 3/4 beds, a fireplace, kitchenette and a bathroom clad in rock with sliding doors opening onto the landscape. The cottage faces north with a view of Sneeuberg. There is a large sliding door opening onto the patio with a retractable awning and a braai to enjoy the extraordinary views in every direction.
Aug 15 – 22
$72 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 151 reviews
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Cottage in Naivasha, Kenya
Longonot Loft | Naivasha
Longonot Loft is eco-friendly ‘loft house’ built on the foothills of Mt. Longonot volcano, Lake Naivasha. For bigger groups we have a second house called 'The Mabati Mansion' which can be booked in conjunction with Longonot Loft so we can accommodate groups up to 8 pax The house is beautifully furnished, has 2 big bedrooms & bathrooms and a plunge pool! The house is 100% solar powered and boast spectacular views of Mt.Longonot. Wildlife is common on the property & activities are close by!
Oct 8 – 15
$198 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 193 reviews
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Cottage in Malkerns, Eswatini
The Pod House: An oasis of peace and green
Modern and beautiful “pod house”, located on top of a hill with gorgeous landscapes and breathtaking views. The open plan living area, the lovely veranda for sundowners and the charming outside bath, makes this minimalistic space ideal for a solo retreat or a romantic getaway. Perfect for spending time away in an oasis of peace and greenery. Located in Nokwane/Dwaleni, 10 minutes from Matsapha, 15 minutes from Ezulwini makes the Pod House a convenient base for visiting Eswatini.
May 21 – 28
$53 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 185 reviews

Popular amenities for Africa cottage rentals

Cottage rentals with a hot tub

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Cottage in Livadia, Greece
Dolphin Villa
Nov 20 – 27
$152 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 124 reviews
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Cottage in Antalya, Turkey
Cosy stone house with mountain view in Olympos
Feb 16 – 23
$108 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 120 reviews
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Cottage in Amirim, Israel
Blue house in the woods Amirim
Dec 20 – 27
$200 per night
4.84 out of 5 average rating, 101 reviews
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Cottage in Franschhoek, South Africa
La Vue River Cottage - A Country Retreat
Jul 7 – 14
$133 per night
4.76 out of 5 average rating, 245 reviews
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Cottage in Pista Cabo verde, Spain
Cottage with amazing views of Tenerife
Oct 16 – 23
$81 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 145 reviews
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Cottage in Icod de los Vinos, Spain
Romantic and cozy retreat in the heart of the Tuscan nature
Dec 4 – 11
$119 per night
4.88 out of 5 average rating, 170 reviews
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Cottage in Ponta Do Sol, Portugal
Tropical Lovers - Levada & Bananas cliff
Nov 1 – 8
$111 per night
$890 total
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 114 reviews
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Cottage in Swellendam, South Africa
Hermitage Huisies: Rose Cottage
Jul 27 – Aug 3
$54 per night
$429 total
4.83 out of 5 average rating, 160 reviews
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Cottage in Facinas
El Refugio del Viento-Casa Poniente
Oct 23 – 30
$81 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 107 reviews
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Cottage in Jerusalem, Israel
Authentic Ein Kerem
Jun 8 – 15
$165 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 155 reviews
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Cottage in Kaş, Turkey
Elisam Villa
Jan 19 – 26
$122 per night
4.84 out of 5 average rating, 37 reviews
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Cottage in Montagu, South Africa
New Road, A luxurious country type cottage
May 28 – Jun 4
$113 per night
$908 total
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 28 reviews

Pet-friendly cottage rentals

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Cottage in Underberg, South Africa
Splashy Fen Cottage secluded house
May 30 – Jun 6
$47 per night
$377 total
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 150 reviews
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Cottage in Dullstroom, South Africa
River Cottage, Holingsberg River Fly Fishing
Jul 15 – 22
$63 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 120 reviews
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Cottage in Suurbraak, South Africa
Wild, off-the-grid, style & comfort solar-powered.
Feb 5 – 12
$59 per night
4.89 out of 5 average rating, 442 reviews
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Cottage in Jambiani/Shungi, Tanzania
An eco beach house , private , quiet, pool
Dec 18 – 25
$122 per night
4.85 out of 5 average rating, 124 reviews
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Cottage in Tulbagh, South Africa
Hill Cottage
Jan 30 – Feb 6
$53 per night
4.82 out of 5 average rating, 234 reviews
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Cottage in Paternoster, South Africa
Have a Happy Cottage
Dec 14 – 21
$57 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 259 reviews
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Cottage in Knysna, South Africa
Goose cottage, situated in a fynbos estate.
May 5 – 12
$44 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 361 reviews
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Cottage in Hermanus, South Africa
Langbaai Beach Cottage - stone throw from beaches!
Oct 26 – Nov 2
$82 per night
4.86 out of 5 average rating, 129 reviews
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Cottage in Cape Town, South Africa
Whale Cove Cottage -Oceans, Whales, Sunrises!
Oct 16 – 23
$149 per night
4.85 out of 5 average rating, 269 reviews
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Cottage in Cape Town, South Africa
Klein Slangkop Shell Shack
Aug 3 – 10
$103 per night
4.83 out of 5 average rating, 205 reviews
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Cottage in Ladismith, South Africa
The Studio @ The Place
Jun 28 – Jul 5
$49 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 200 reviews
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Cottage in Clarens, South Africa
Pear Tree Cottage
Aug 17 – 24
$62 per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 163 reviews

Private cottage rentals

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Cottage in Dargle, South Africa
Beautiful Breeze Cottage
May 22 – 29
$57 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 237 reviews
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Cottage in Calheta, Portugal
In peaceful Prazeres | Quinta Inácia Old Cottage
Oct 31 – Nov 7
$126 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 105 reviews
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Cottage in Zahara de los Atunes, Spain
Villa el Paraiso
Jan 26 – Feb 2
$83 per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 179 reviews
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Cottage in Tiwi, Kenya
Luxury Honeymoon Cottage/Tent Tiwi Beach Kenya....
May 17 – 24
$168 per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 219 reviews
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Cottage in Dargle, South Africa
Woodsong Cottage - Self Catering
Jan 31 – Feb 7
$45 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 204 reviews
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Cottage in Margate, South Africa
SeaFront Selfcatering Studio at PrivateHolidayHome
Mar 10 – 17
$30 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 212 reviews
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Cottage in Hilton, South Africa
THE HAYLOFT - A Spacious, Stylish, Unique Cottage
Sep 30 – Oct 7
$35 per night
$282 total
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 177 reviews
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Cottage in Madeira, Portugal
Cork House By Fernandes´s Cottage - Madeira Island
Jan 8 – 15
$88 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 101 reviews
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Cottage in Bocacangrejo, Spain
Atlántic view terrace house
Aug 18 – 23
$43 per night
4.84 out of 5 average rating, 160 reviews
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Cottage in Kloof, South Africa
Stork - Stunning unit with private patio.
Mar 17 – 24
$31 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 185 reviews
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Cottage in Cape Town, South Africa
Delightful self catering guest cottage
Aug 27 – Sep 3
$60 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 362 reviews
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Cottage in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
Little Cottage in Anaga Rural Park
Feb 23 – Mar 2
$70 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 372 reviews

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