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At the foot of Table Mountain lush parks, expansive homes and affluent neighbourhoods all congregate to form the Southern Suburbs. Catering to UCT students and international embassies alike, houses for sale or rent in the Southern Suburbs scale perfectly without sacrificing quality of life.
The Southern Suburbs feature properties dating back close to a hundred years set alongside contemporary apartment blocks. Historically significant properties of Dutch-styled architecture, including their distinctive gables and cottage designs, are among the houses available for sale or to rent. Elegance is given life by local wineries still practicing centuries old traditions in Constantia while a modern pace is a stone throw away in Claremont’s entertainment centre.
Two major highways work subtly to service the Southern Suburbs which means you are never too far away from both the Cape Town International Airport and the CBD. Fortunately, the image of a decidedly leafy suburban setting is never lost. Numerous civic centres, public commutes and service delivery facilities operate in the Southern Suburbs effectively bolstering the value of houses for sale or rent.
Pam Golding Properties’ agents have embedded themselves proficiently in the area and have done so for years. This allows us to find houses for sale or rent in the Southern Suburbs of high quality at a competitive rate, to suit your specific needs. View our extensive listings; we have no doubt you’ll find exactly what you’re looking for.
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Recreational centres provide sporting enthusiasts, leisure-seekers and hobbyists with plenty of options, day or night. The after-hours lifestyle is vibrant and popular with party-goers travelling from all over to dance the night away.
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens often hosts events designed to showcase nature’s beauty while Tokai Forest and the area around Rhodes Memorial offer bucket-list calibre hikes.
Arts and culture
The Maynardville Open Air Theatre and the Baxter Theatre Centre are both well-established and offer award-winning plays, operas and comedy shows. Numerous art galleries can also be found throughout the Southern Suburbs.
Whether visiting the local wine estates or discovering a new farm kitchen, the area regularly features on award lists. The best example of this is La Colombe located on the Constantia Uitsig Wine Estate, ranked first in Cape Town on TripAdvisor. Whether a food fundi or looking to feed the family, options are numerous.
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Rondebosch Boys, Bishops and Wynberg are three top secondary schools in the area while the University of Cape Town is set on the doorstep of the Southern Suburbs ensuring world-class education.
Large-scale retail centres are scattered across the area which include high-end international brands and convenient supermarkets.
Numerous well-equipped private and public clinics, with specialist treatments, service the area. Both Mediclinic and Netcare have a presence while the Victoria Hospital in Wynberg is the largest in the area.
A mere 20 minute drive along convenient highways give access to both Cape Town International Airport and the CBD. Extensive public transportation routes by rail or bus make it a very viable and safe option.
Athlone is one of the oldest suburbs in the Cape Flats, home to Athlone Stadium, a number of residential areas and a culturally and diverse community comprised many Muslim and Coloured residents.
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Bergvliet is situated in the Southern Suburbs which is also comprised of Newlands, Claremont, Kenilworth and Wynberg (to name a few). Ideally situated close to schools and shopping centres.
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Alongside Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens in Cape Town’s Southern Suburbs is the enviable neighbourhood of Bishopscourt.
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Located in the centre of the Southern Suburbs, Claremont offers convenient access to amenities, exclusive schools and Cape Town’s CBD.
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The exclusive neighbourhood of Constantia is set in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town, where the rolling winelands meet suburbia.
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The residential area of Kenilworth is enviably situated in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town, bordered by Wynberg and Claremont and affording easy access to the M5 highway.
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The historic suburb of Mowbray is situated between the N2 highway and Rosebank, close to Observatory, Black River and Pinelands.
Neighboured by the equally sought after areas of Bishopscourt, Claremont and Rondebosch houses for sale in Newlands offer families and working professionals easy access to the centre of Cape Town.&
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The suburb of Observatory lies between Woodstock and Pinelands, near to Cape Town’s dynamic city centre.
Pinelands, affectionately known as Cape Town’s “garden city” suburb is located near the Southern Suburbs bordering Mowbray and Observatory.
The popular residential suburb of Plumstead lies between Diep River and Wynberg in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town.
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Situated in the Southern Suburbs and popular among families, Rondebosch is known for its convenient locality to Cape Town’s amenities.
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The suburb of Rosebank is wedged between Mowbray
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Tokai is nestled under the Constantiaberg Mountains and is easily accessible via the M41 and M3 highways.
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University Estate is a suburb in Cape Town near Woodstock and Walmer Estate, which is accessible from De Vaal Drive and the Eastern Boulevard highways.
Walmer Estate sits on the slopes of Devil’s Peak, overlooking Cape Town’s harbour.
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Sitting between the Table Bay docks and Devil’s Peak within close proximity of the city centre is Woodstock, one of Cape Town’s oldest suburbs.
Wynberg is situated in the Southern Suburbs, neighbouring Kenilworth and Plumstead. Property for sale in Wynberg is sought after by families, working professionals and students.
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For example Camps Bay or Mauritius