The 12 Best Airbnbs In Pretoria, South Africa

February 16, 2021
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Pretoria, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Pretoria and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Mountain Views At A Smart Hilltop Home In Quaint Villieria

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $90 per night, airbnb.com

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Whether you're visiting for work or for leisure, you simply can't go wrong with this magnificent villa! It's a bright, modern space that features large sliding doors, lots of windows, and sun-drenched living areas. There are three full bedrooms, each with a comfy queen bed and boasting splendid mountain views. It has a spacious terrace that is a place that you'll particularly enjoy hanging around in, because, who doesn't like a great view?

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Gaze over the Moot from a covered, lit dining terrace. Immaculate, clean-lined, contemporary interiors flow via sliding glass walls to a generous wraparound deck. Black and steel accents complement airy whites, soft greys, and organic, earthy tones.”

Amenities

Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron

Guest Reviews

“My family and I really enjoyed Amanda's place. It was modern, clean, and warm with a great view. The beds were extremely comfortable as well. Amanda was super helpful and easy to get in contact with.” – LaSeandra
“A spacious scenic escape hidden away in suburbia. From my initial communication with Amanda, I knew that this place would be everything I needed. The home is a modern minimalist and meditative space that uses monochromatic tones scattered with greenery and plant life.” – Brooklyn J.
“If you are thinking about staying here, do it! This house is beautiful and has incredible attention to detail. The best part is the view and the deck, which we spent a lot of time on in the beautiful weather.” – Logan
“Beautiful home. Stunning views. A little home away from home.” – Zaahid
“Immaculate and modern apartment with an amazing terrace and view. Amanda the hostess went to a lot of trouble to make it special with lots of care.” – Rebecca

#2 Float In The Pool Of A Peaceful Home

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $50 per night, airbnb.com

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A highly-rated home is up for grabs, located in the trendy Menlo Park area of Pretoria. You'll find plenty of restaurants, attractions, and new developments in the area. You'll find this home nested between the Menlyn and Brooklyn malls, and within walking distance to The Club shopping centre. The home features spacious living space for couples who're in town for business or amusement.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“A double-storey luxury self-catering private apartment which offers a range of comfortable amenities such as the plush living area with tall ceilings and a large private veranda which includes a gas BBQ. The minimalist decor provides space to spread out and relax. Whether you want to enjoy the lovely Pretoria evenings on the veranda, cool down in the crystal-clear waters of the swimming pool during those hot summer days…”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Pool | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer

Guest Reviews

“Allanes place was bright, cool, and comfortable. So easy to keep clean and everything things were in good working order. Nothing needed to be fixed and the air conditioner was so nice to have” – Ashley
“The apartment is conveniently located close to the restaurants and other amenities and was comfortably set up. The internet connection was also pretty good and made working from the apartment ideal.” – Christopher
“Great location. Felt welcome and at home. Place clean and comfortable.” – Maria
“This is by far the best place I have booked on Airbnb. It is very cosy and literally has everything you need. I truly felt at home to the point where I didn't want to leave.” – Yvonne
“Beautiful home. Great location. Perfect hosts.” – Zaahid

#3 Visit Theatres Near A Hidden Gem In A Quiet Area

5 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $50 per night, airbnb.com

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At a distance of 30-minutes away from the O.R. Tambo International Airport, find yourself an apartment in the Lynnwood neighbourhood in Pretoria East. The community is a peaceful place for a morning run and for your afternoon walk. The home is very well-furnished and comes with lots of options in terms of activities. You'll find, among others, a full kitchen, a barbecue setup, and two bedrooms. It's a good choice if you're a family of four to five.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Gather round a private braai area and have South African style BBQs with leafy views during the day and sunsets in the evenings. Glazed sliding doors lead to a roomy, open-plan interior with cool stone tile floors and natural wood kitchen cabinetry.”

Amenities

Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Room-darkening shades

Guest Reviews

“Annemarie is an excellent host, very responsive and super friendly .We enjoyed our stay at her place and would definitely recommend to anyone needing a comfortable homely place to stay . thank you Annemarie !” – Larissa
“A very nice place to stay in. Clean, modern and stylish. Close to highway and amenities.” – Adel
“My husband and I always stay at Annemarie’s place when we come to Pretoria. She always caters for our needs and we absolutely love this place.” – Crystal
“Annemarie was an amazing host – always caring to ensure a memorable stay. Hidden Gem was one of the best stays we have had with Airbnb. I can strongly recommend a stay with Annemarie.” – Thys
“Had an absolutely wonderful stay at this lovely loft apartment. It's surprisingly spacious and would have been comfortable even for more than two guests. The host was lovely and gave us great advice about the area.” – Marike

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#4 The Black Cuckoo Family Unit

5 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $50 per night, airbnb.com

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Find yourself a private suite that's green and gets you a garden to hang out in. It's a place that's well-suited to families of four or two couples who'd like to live together on the hills of Renosterkop. Nestled out in nature, this home is a great spot for outdoor enthusiasts and people who'd like a bit more relaxation in their lives. Head down to central Pretoria where you'll get to explore the vibrant nightlife and the trendy bars and cafes all about.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This marvelous home features a nature-inspired aesthetic that uses leafy patterns and pops of color to complement the light wood fixtures. Cook with local ingredients in the expansive kitchen and head outside to enjoy the beautiful backyard.”

Amenities

Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron

Guest Reviews

“This is one of the best airBnB we've ever stayed. Definitely one of the highlights in terms of accommodation during our honeymoon trip to South Africa. The place is beautiful and everything was very clean.” – Maxime
“What a lovely space! Just as pretty as in the pictures. Check-in was super easy and we felt perfectly at home.” – Martin And Lize
“My family and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Perfect location for a getaway from the hustle and bustle of life.” – Mukit-Ul
“This Airbnb is great — it’s newly equipped and stylishly decorated, and offers full privacy yet highly responsive hosts.” – Sheirine
“We loved staying at Lodewyk's place. The unit was beautifully finished, the furniture was SUPER comfy and the water pressure is awesome. These are all things I normally find problems with in places we stay, and we were pleasantly surprised!” – Hannah

#5 Explore Pretoria From A Hip Apartment In Brooklyn

3 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $80 per night, airbnb.com

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For a couple with a friend, or a pair of colleagues looking to be right in the centre of Brooklyn, this apartment is perfect! It's just a quick walk to the Brooklyn Mall where you'll find designer outlets for shopping, and there are countless eat-out options in the area. You get exclusive access to the swimming pool area and cozy living quarters where you'll get ample space to rest your head.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Start the day cooking breakfast in a streamlined kitchen with minimalist cabinetry and dine at a bar-height table beneath Edison bulb fixtures. Recline on a chaise sofa amid exposed concrete and eclectic artwork within this urbanely-decorated flat.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Pool | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker

Guest Reviews

“Highly recommended! Hosts were great in answering all questions in a timely manner….new building….” – Kirk
“Willie communicated well and offers a very well appointed, clean and secure apartment.” – Ari
“Beautiful well appointed apartment in a very nice location. Close to shops, restaurants and cinema. Host were very helpful” – Madeleen
“Willie was an awesome host. He went the extra mile to make us feel welcome. The apartment is stylishly furnished with a certain industrial x-factor.” – Dewald
“My second time here and now my go to place in Pretoria when here on business or leisure. The place is stunning and with all you need for a day or a week. Love this place and will be back soon I hope.” – Anders

#6 Chic Centrally Centrally Located Apartment In Pretoria

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $70 per night, airbnb.com

If you're looking for a quick 3-couple getaway in the heart of Pretoria, you'll love this Airbnb. Located in a safe and sound neighbourhood, it's within walking distance to Pretoria Central and is ideal for work visitors or explorers who'd like to be in the nucleus of the city. Enjoy views of the city from your bedroom, wake up after a good night's sleep, and head over to the kitchen to cook a gourmet breakfast for the group.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to our lovely, spacious 3 bedroom apartment in the heart of Pretoria in Arcadia, just minutes from Pretoria CBD, Hatfield and a view of the Union Buildings. Feel completely at ease with secured parking. Ideal for work or vacation, especially for 4 – 6 guests! A home away from home.”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Bathtub | Hot water | Washer | Iron | Hangers | Essentials | Bed linens | TV | Heating | Fire extinguisher | First aid kit

Guest Reviews

“Place was very neat and tidy. All though the area is not what we expected, the house inside is very modern and has sufficient space.” – Jaundre
“Place was beautiful,spacious and very clean. Definitely worth another visit” – Madzanga
“It is an amazing place to be at. Very clean” – Adivhaho
“The flat is very well situated, with beautiful views. It has been tastefully decorated and the gardens at the apartment block are wonderfully maintained. Mike was very friendly when he arrived.” – Beth
“Very clean and the host was very friendly and accommodating.” – Wa Tsika

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#7 The Stone Cottage

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $140 per night, airbnb.com

Treat your spouse or partner to the ultimate weekend getaway out in the woods. It's a beautiful stone house that's secluded as provides for a much-needed respite from the city. Enjoy the wood panelling in this open-concept living space, and get a king-sized bed to get a good night's sleep. Find a unique gray bath by the huge window to provide glamorous views of nature, and lower those stress levels.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This contemporary, double-storey cottage is the perfect romantic getaway spot, set amongst tall trees. Immerse yourself in nature, enjoy the trails, and take in the peaceful surroundings on the porch, overlooking the forest. The Stone Cottage is situated on Rosemary Hill Farm and is close to The Greenhouse Café, which serves delicious breakfasts and lunches.”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Shampoo | Hot water | Iron | Essentials | Bed linens | Air conditioning | Heating | First aid kit | Fire extinguisher | Wifi | Dedicated workspace

Guest Reviews

“Such lovely tranquility!! Elsa and team made everything from booking to check out so easy and comfortable. The cottage is beautiful.” – Jenni
“The place is easy to find ,peaceful and private,very clean and deserves 5 stars I would definitely come again” – Charles
“Stone Cottage completely delivers the goods. So beautiful! We went for a hike and spent some time at the coffee shop.” – Chantal
“Impeccable finishes, completely spottless and absolutely serene. Highly recommend this space.” – Pfano
“Our time at the stone cottage was fantastic! If you're looking for a cabin in the woods with a minimalist homely touch, this is definitely the spot for you. It is ideal for couples who want a quick get-away without breaking the bank.” – Dylan

#8 Pool Views At A Modern 2-Bedroom Garden Flat

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $40 per night, airbnb.com

Get lots of natural touches at this getaway for two couples or four friends looking to have a large Braai/patio area. Find a fully equipped kitchen with a microwave, Nespresso machine and other options. Cool down in the pool on a hot summer day, or make yummy grilled chicken on the Braai to make it a memorable feast with the group.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Relax under the Avo tree looking at the cool blue pool and tropical garden, having lunch or dinner or reading a book. Crisp, modern interiors with Mid Century touches, opens up via sliding doors to a generous outdoor patio. Black and steel accents complement airy whites, soft greys and organic, earthy tones. Peaceful, private and quiet.”

Amenities

Wifi – 100 Mbps | Dedicated workspace | Dryer – In building | Washer – In building | Iron | HDTV | Portable heater | Ceiling fan | Laundromat nearby | Hot water | Beach essentials | Portable fans

Guest Reviews

“I would recommend this place to anyone anyday, its become home away from home” – Mo
“Quite and lovely place.” – Frans
“Amanda is truly a super host who delivers way more than expected. The bathrooms and toilets are spotlessly clean, bright and spacious. The stylish decor throughout the home is down to detail to ensure that every need is met for a long stay.” – Rohini

#9 House Sandrock – Guest Apartment

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $60 per night, airbnb.com

Couples, solo travellers, or people coming to Pretoria on work will find this Airbnb suited to cater to all their needs. It's a neat place that brings lots to do, in a completely safe and secure neighbourhood where you can enjoy morning walks or jogs. Situated in Muckleneuk, it's in one of the older neighbourhoods of the city and offers amazing views of the city centre and Union buildings. The Freedom Park Heritage Site And Museum is worth paying a visit to if you're a history buff.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“House Sandrock Guest Apartment is a fully furnished annex on the property for the distinguished traveler that requires privacy, comfort and all the amenities from home. We are 100m from Zuid-Afrikaans Hospital and very close to UNISA and Pretoria Central. The apartment has its own kitchen, washing machine, Wi-Fi (uncapped) and TV (Netflix, YouTube and local channels), and is using solar power only. The unit is located on the first floor with steps to its own private entrance.”

Amenities

Wifi | Dedicated workspace | Washer | Iron | TV | Heating | Essentials | Beach essentials | Hot water | Free parking on premises | Pool | Kitchen

Guest Reviews

“Probably the best AirBnb experience. The hosts are friendly. The place is amazing” – Sifiso
“The space is beautiful and the view is amazing. A cosy space with alot of peace and privacy.” – Monde
“The apartment is absolutely fantastic. It has light throughout the day and has everything one needs in a home away from home. Elnari even provides breakfast supplies based on your preferences.” – Ann-Katrina
“The place looks more beautiful in pictures. Water was cold and the WiFi was not working properly but the place was clean.” – Sicelo
“Elnari was a great host, making me feel very welcome. The apartment is sparkling clean and basic food and drink is provided which made life a lot easier. The area is quiet but very close to the city centre.” – Warren

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#10 Cozy Modern Apartment With A View

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $40 per night, airbnb.com

A feast for solo travellers or couples this apartment located close to embassies and the University of Pretoria. A coffee shop, a food joint, and a supermarket are all just down the road from here, and the trendy Brooklyn Mall is about 7 kilometres away. You'll find public transport to be easily accessible from this home to explore the city, that is if you're not lazily watching your favourite shows on the TV from the plush lounge sofas.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“A modern apartment with a balcony, situated in Villieria, a quaint part of Pretoria that's close to the highway and amenities are only a stone throw away. Did we mention it's a haven after a busy day with some views of the Magaliesberg. Uninterrupted, stable and fast Wi-Fi available for the workaholics. The apartment is spacious and open plan with lots of light and an outdoor feel.”

Amenities

Wifi | Dedicated workspace | Dryer | Washer | Iron | TV | Heating | Essentials | Hot water | Free parking on premises | Pool | Kitchen

Guest Reviews

“Amanda was phenomenal! I had the privilege of meeting her lovely family as well. The apartment had the most thoughtful touches and everything you could wish for or think of.” – Carien
“Great place and convenient” – Sibusisiwe
“Fantastic , modern apartment. Worth the stay!” – Nqabakazi
“Great place!!! Amanda is a gracious host,the accommodation is in a quiet clean neighbourhood with a stunning view. The amenities available make you feel like you’re home.” – Vikita
“Very stylish and clean apartment. Amanda communicated very well and was responsive.” – Mahlatse

#11 Contemporary Sunny Menlyn Maine Villa

8 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $40 per night, airbnb.com

A 4-bedroom villa with 4 king-sized beds – it doesn't get any better than this for four couples looking for a home in the secure Menlyn area. You're close to the mall and all kinds of high-end shopping, located in one of the poshest parts of Pretoria. The home is very reasonably priced and is a steal given all that you're being offered in this holistic accommodation for up to eight guests.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This delightful home is situated right in the center of the Menlyn Maine Center. It is perfectly located around a host of restaurants, a performance stadium and two of Pretoria's best malls. It stands in one of Pretoria's neighborhoods, and has been equipped with premium security systems.”

Amenities

Wifi | Dedicated workspace | Washer | Iron | TV | Heating | Essentials | Hot water | Free parking on premises | Pool | Kitchen | Dishes and silverware

Guest Reviews

“Much better than I expected, nice environment and I really loved my stay” -Slyvester
“We had a reasonably good stay. The beds and linen are of very good quality and super comfortable, the outdoor lounge area is really great.” – Madalene
“Spacious, clean and neat home. Everything you need and the pool is a bonus! Family loved it” – Nicole
“Lovely stay, caretaker is the best . Friendly always available and willing to help. Host responded promptly to queries . Thank you so much for hosting us!” – Mpumi
“Very spacious and stylish for an affordable price. You are bound to have a great stay at Pascal’s place. It’s home away from home.” – Wandile

#12 Modern, Off The Grid Studio

3 Guests | 0 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $50 per night, airbnb.com

Centrally located in Queenswood, Pretoria, find this modern studio that's state-of-the-art and full of amusement. A fully equipped kitchen will make self-catering a breeze. The spacious living room area looks out on the studio's private large deck and offers a tranquil garden view. Hang out on the deck with your better half or your partner and unwind.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This bright, modern, spacious off the grid studio consists of a queen size bed, spacious closet, a comfortable pull out sofa, a smart TV, complimentary Wifi, fully equipped kitchen, a refrigerator, a gas stove, a microwave, basic amenities and a walk-in shower. A large private deck with a Weber grill, a tranquil garden view and safe private undercover parking right in front of the unit.”

Amenities

Wifi | Dedicated workspace | Air conditioning | Iron | TV | Essentials | Hot water | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Oven | Microwave | Dishes and silverware

Guest Reviews

“Amazing space, stylish finishes and a friendly host. Definitely recommend” – Lindokuhle
“Very modern and chic accommodation with a great location.” – Ini
“Place looked better than expected, staff super helpful and friendly, will definitely be coming back again” – Sbonelo
“The place is lovely and convenient. The shopping centre is very close. The place is safe and very clean.” – Tshireletso
“Lovely stylish apartment close to all amenities. Everything you could need.” – Mark

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