As one of the premier mining towns in Gauteng, Krugersdorp supplies South Africa and numerous countries across the world with valuable metals and minerals such as gold, manganese, iron and lime. Owing to the wealth of employment opportunities in the mining sector, houses to rent in Krugersdorp are extremely sought after.

However, homebuyers are drawn to properties in this town for more than just finding a job. The town has an advanced infrastructure and is home to a wide variety of facilities, including schools, hospitals and entertainment centres. It is a great option for house hunters looking for property that allows them to be close enough to their jobs, but far enough away to provide a suburbian lifestyle for their families. 

Krugersdorp properties are ideal purchases for a wide variety of homebuyer; whether you want to advance your career in the mining industry, provide a home for your family or live in a town that offers convenient access to exciting attractions, you'll find the suitable house for sale in Krugersdorp. Browse our listings for more information on the houses for sale and rent in Krugerdorp or find out more about this area below.

Explore Krugersdorp

Nature

Nature

The Krugersdorp Game Reserve is perfect for day drives and a few of the animals you will spot here include buffalo, hippo, zebra and giraffe. A separate area encloses the lions and you won’t want to miss out on seeing these cats. If that weren’t enough, visit the eco adventure park, the South African National Bird of Prey Centre and the magnificent Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens.

History

History

The Railway and Steam Train Museum is home to around 90 steam engine locomotives and makes for an interesting day out. This town was founded in 1887 by MW Pretorius when gold was discovered on his farm Paardekraal. With a history dating back that far, there are no shortage of attractions, beautiful architecture and museums. 

Cradle of Humankind

Cradle of Humankind

This World Heritage site is located a short drive from Krugersdorp and offers amazing insight into the world before we knew it. Some of the oldest remains of ancestral humans have been found here and children will love the interactive and educational nature of the attraction. 

Tourism

Tourism

Krugersdorp abounds in accommodation of all sorts - from budget accommodation to more exclusive B&B accommodation. There are many self-catering chalets, hotels, guest houses and lodges to be found in Krugersdorp. 

Living in Krugersdorp

Schools

Krugersdorp is home to a variety of reputable schools that cater to pre-primary, primary and high school ages including Krugersdorp High and St Ursula's school. There are also 2 colleges in the area for those who wish not to travel to the University of Johannesburg to complete their tertiary studies. 

Healthcare

The Life Healthcare and Netcare hospitals as well as the variety of health practitioners in the area will ensure that all your needs are satisfied. 

Shopping

Key West shopping centre caters to all your shopping needs and there are a variety of shopping complexes located within driving distance of Krugersdorp if you’re after a bit of variety. 

Sporting

Krugersdorp is home to many ultra-modern sports facilities, including gymnasiums and a challenging 18-hole golf course. Cricket, hockey and rugby players will fit in well here as will archers, runners and those with a passion for pigeons.

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