Nestled on the shores of False Bay and scenically wedged between the majestic Hottentos Holland mountains and golden beaches lies the breath taking coastal village of Gordons Bay. Located just 40 minutes from Cape Town, Gordons Bay property rental and sales offer tranquillity and excellent security. While it may be a quiet town, it is by no means short of character and plays host to a variety of festivals and sporting events annually. The area abounds with excellent restaurants, shopping malls and amenities.

Houses for sale in Gordons Bay are popular due to its spectacular north facing position with 360 degree views across the entire False Bay and the Helderberg mountains and close proximity to the world-famous Cape Winelands. Here, homeowners are able to soak up the natural beauty without ever feeling out of touch from the bigger cities close by. If you are considering investing in Gordons Bay property, take a look at our listings to get a better idea of what is available.

Explore Gordons Bay



Gordons Bay boasts two fully operational harbours, with beautiful clean and safe swimming beaches as well as various sports facilities. Nature lovers flock here because of the enchanting hiking trails and breath taking scenic drives along its coastline.

Harbour Island

Harbour Island

Harbour Island is Gordons Bay’s internationally recognised marina development with mooring for yachts. It offers a slice of Cape tradition spiced with a taste of the Mediterranean.

The Winter Festival

The Winter Festival

The Winter Festival transforms Gordons Bay into a fairyland of twinkling lights every June/July.



Avid runners can look forward to the annual 21km road race while those endurance junkies can partake in the Total Sports Challenge which tests seven different sporting disciplines.

Living in Gordons Bay

Areas near to Gordons Bay

Franschhoek, Malmesbury, McGregor, Montagu, Paarl, Riebeek Valley, Robertson, Somerset West, Stellenbosch, Strand, Wellington,


There are three shopping centres in town catering to the needs of locals and visitors, as well as a variety of restaurants. 


Gordon’s Bay has a large primary school and just 10 minutes away in the neighbouring towns of Somerset West and Strand you’ll also find numerous schools for all ages.


While the town offers a pharmacy and basic clinic, you’ll find both government and private hospitals close by in Strand and Somerset West.

Easy Commuting

Gordon’s Bay is only 20 minutes away from Cape Town’s international airport.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius