Kraaifontein is situated in Cape Town’s Northern Suburbs with the N1 highway running through it as it winds its way toward Paarl. Given its location, the Winelands of Durbanville, Franschhoek, Paarl, and Stellenbosch are a mere 20 minutes drive away, while the city of Cape Town is also easily accessible along the N1. Encompassing the areas of Scottsdene, Wallacedene and Bloekombos , Kraaifontein was once a separate municipality before the restructuring of all SA municipalities took place in the late 90s. 

This area’s relaxed atmosphere makes houses for sale in Kraaifontein a popular option among those who want to live outside of the hustle and bustle of the city. The residential areas in Kraaifontein include Windsor Park, Scottsville, Peerless Park, Eikendal, Belmont Park, Bonny Brook and Uitzicht. You can find a broad selection of houses for sale and rent in Kraaifontein – from large free standing homes for families as well as smaller compact options for working professionals or first time home-buyers. Another reason Kraaifontein properties are sought after is that this area boasts a moderately warmer climate than that of Cape Town’s Southern Suburbs. Take a look at theavailable houses for sale and rent in Kraaifontein below.

Explore Kraaifontein

Helderberg Farm

Helderberg Farm

A perfect family getaway, situated in Somerset West. Enjoy everything from walks, go-karting, paintball and 4x4 rides.

Polkadraai Strawberry Farm

Polkadraai Strawberry Farm

Head out toward Stellenbosch for only 13km and enjoy picking berries to your hearts delight! When you’re done, grab a bite to eat from the local farm stall. 

Ratanga Junction

Ratanga Junction

A short drive away in Century City, you’ll find this entertainment park that’s ideal for all ages. Enjoy the various rides, live entertainment and host of restaurants and sweet treats on offer.

Brighton Square Craft Market

Brighton Square Craft Market

Taking place every Saturday in town, this little market is the ideal way to kick off a weekend. Grab some fresh produce, browse the novelty artworks and enjoy soaking up the town’s friendly atmosphere. 

Living in Kraaifontein

Areas near to Kraaifontein

Bellville, Blue Downs, Brackenfell, Durbanville, Eersterivier, Kuils River, Northpine, Parow, Plattekloof, Tygervalley Waterfront, Welgedacht, Welgemoed,


In the area surrounding Kraaifontein, you can find the following schools: Monument Park High School, Eben Dönges High School, El Shaddai Christian School, Aristea Primary School and Brackenfell High. 


You’ll find a variety of doctors in town who can tend to the whole family’s needs, while in the adjoining town; you’ll find the Durbanville Mediclinic. 


Head to the Arcadia Centre, Stop n Shop Centre or the Cape Gate Centre for all your grocery, banking and retail shopping needs. Here, you’ll also find a wide selection of restaurants and fast food chains. 


Cape Town’s wine routes are easily 20 minutes away and the CBD only 25 minutes. Cape Town International Airport is also under half an hour away while Somerset West and the coastal town of Strand are roughly 40 minutes away.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius