The suburb of Bakoven is situated just beyond Camps Bay on Cape Town’s popular Atlantic Seaboard stretch, offering upmarket real estate and a quaint beachside lifestyle. Properties in Bakoven are highly sought after for their ideal location on the slopes of Table Mountain and magnificent views of the Atlantic Ocean and the Twelve Apostles. Predominantly a residential suburb, properties in Bakoven are known to be a popular choice for many wealthy and famous individuals who are drawn by its charm and proximity to Cape Town’s renowned Blue Flag beaches. 

Accommodation in Bakoven includes beachside bungalows and cottages nestled near the shore to more luxurious penthouse apartments and high-end homes and villas further up the mountain. Showcasing chic, modern architecture, these well-appointed properties for sale and rent all offer convenient access to the equally-luxurious suburbs of Camps Bay, Clifton and Bantry Bay. If you’re looking to invest in an exclusive beachfront property on Cape Town’s “Riveria” stretch, take a look at the available Bakoven accommodation options below.

Explore Bakoven

Beaches

Beaches

Camps Bay is world-renowned for its powder-white beaches and palm-lined promenade. Just down the road, you’re also spoilt for choice with Clifton’s 4 beaches which are well-protected from the notorious south-easterly wind. 

Outdoor activities

Outdoor activities

The nearby Sea Point Promenade is ideal for running, cycling, scenic strolls and family outings while the Green Point Urban Park also provides a safe spot for recreation and relaxation.

Food, glorious food

Food, glorious food

Whether it’s Asian Fusion, world-class steak, pizza or a quick and easy take-away you’re after – with the wealth of choice at your nearby disposal, you’ll never be short of dining options. 

Hiking

Hiking

Take a walk up Table Mountain or Lion’s Head to experience Cape Town’s natural beauty first hand.

Living in Bakoven

Areas near to Bakoven

Bantry Bay, Camps Bay, City Bowl, Clifton, De Waterkant, Devil’s Peak, Foreshore, Fresnaye, Green Point, Hout Bay, Mouille Point, Sea Point, VA Waterfront,

Education

Camps Bay Primary School and High School are 5 minutes down the road and Sea Point Primary and High Schools, Reddam House, The German School in Tamboerskloof, St Cyprian’s in Oranjezicht and the University of Cape Town are other nearby institutions within a 20km radius. 

Primary and High Schools, Reddam House, The German School in Tamboerskloof, St Cyprian’s in Oranjezicht and the University of Cape Town are other nearby institutions within a 20km radius. 

Healthcare

The Sea Point Medical Centre, Cape Town Mediclinic and New Somerset Hospital offer a range of specialised treatments. Christian Barnard Hospital is also easily accessible in the CBD and the community is also serviced by the Camps Bay Medics (a group of local volunteer paramedics). 

Shopping

The V&A Waterfront is just 15 minutes away – offering everything from boutiques and supermarkets to speciality stores. The local supermarkets are convenient spots for all your daily shopping needs.

Travel

Bakoven is about 15 minutes from the CBD, 45 minutes from Cape Town International Airport and also marks the start of the coastal road which winds its way to Hout Bay and Chapman’s Peak. 

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius