The exclusive neighbourhood of Constantia is set in the Southern Suburbs
of Cape Town
, where the rolling winelands meet suburbia. Home to an affluent community, this suburb is known for its beautifully appointed mansions and sophisticated residences. Property for sale in Constantia
is comprised of typically large plots with houses offering up to 5 bedrooms and expansive gardens, making it an ideal option for raising a family away from the tall buildings of the city
The area’s name is derived from Groot Constantia farm which was nestled in the verdant valley behind Table Mountain
, belonging to Simon van der Stel in the 1700s. Cape Dutch style architecture is prevalent, with many homes boasting a heritage of over 100 years. Constantia homes for sale
are considered a great investment as they retain consistent value and favour due to their accessibility to a host of esteemed schools, the M3 highway and Cape Town’s oldest wineland region. Furthermore, the appeal of Constantia property is recognised in the fact that it borders Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens
and the upmarket suburb of Bishopscourt
Would you like to find the ideal house for sale in Constantia
? Take a look at our property listings below and get a feel for everyday life in one of Cape Town’ most sought after suburbs.
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• Wining and dining:
The Constantia Wine Route offers an exciting variety of fine dining and wine tasting establishments and you’ll be spoilt for choice with the array of contemporary eateries, coffee shops and family-friendly restaurants in the surrounding area.
Enjoy an afternoon at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens where you can try out the recently introduced tree-top canopy tour. Hiking routes can be explored in the Table Mountain Nature Reserve which is less than 5 minutes away.
Esteemed courses within a 20km radius include the Steenberg, Royal Cape and Rondebosch
Golf Clubs, each offering challenging courses in unique natural settings.
Hike in the Constantia Greenbelt or nearby Cecelia and Newlands Forests or enjoy cycling and horse riding fun in the surrounding area.
Living in Constantia
Reddam House Constantia, The American International School and Waldorf Schools are in the area while Hershel and Bishops are also close by along with the University of Cape Town.
Constantia Village offers the charm of a village square, the quality of boutique shopping and the convenience of supermarkets, restaurants and more.
Constantiaberg Mediclinic and Netcare Constantia Day Clinic are excellent, private medical facilities that are conveniently located for residents in the area.
20 minutes away is the Cape Town International Airport, while the M3 highway makes travel to the Cape Town CBD an easy commute.