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Known as the gateway to the Cape Peninsula, Muizenberg sits alongside the coastal town of Kalk Bay, offering an equally appealing village atmosphere and quintessential seaside charm. Houses for sale in Muizenberg vary to meet the needs of the diverse community, made up of families, working professionals and holiday makers.
The style of Muizenberg property for sale varies from larger homes on the town’s outskirts to compact flats, so whether you’re after a place to raise the kids or a spot to call home overlooking the Atlantic, you’re sure to find something to suit your needs. Well-loved by surfers and swimmers, Muizenberg beach is the area’s main attraction while the surrounding nature reserves, estuaries and mountains also add to the overall appeal for home-seekers.
Many flats to rent in Muizenberg offer lovely ocean views and easy access to the beach which stretches for 36kms from Surfers Corner to Sunrise Circle. There are also some vacant plots remaining here, affording the opportunity to build you dream house from the ground up. Want to wake up to the smell of sea air with a mountain range on your doorstep? Find your dream home in this seaside village by taking a look at our portfolio of Muizenberg property for sale.
Meals by the sea
There’s a selection of coffee shops, pubs, grill houses and bakeries to enjoy as well as family-friendly restaurants. Local favourites include Kosie’s Place, Casa Labia Café and the Blue Bird Pantry.
Enjoy fishing, bird-watching and picnics at the Zandvlei or Marina Da Gama Estuaries or hike the Muizenberg Peak Trail to soak up breath-taking views of False Bay. Muizenberg is also the ideal place from which to explore the Silvermine, Rondevlei and Zandvlei Nature Reserves.
A short drive along Boyes Drive is the Westlake Golf Course, one of Cape Town’s most popular spots to enjoy a round of 18 holes. Both Steenberg Golf Club and Clovelly Golf Club can also be reached in under 30 minutes.
The Muizenberg Pavilion offers a water slide, outdoor swimming pool and mini-golf course while the long stretch of beach, distinguished by a row of colourful houses, is favoured by surfers, long boarders and swimmers alike. It’s not uncommon to see kids flying kites as well as volleyball, beach soccer and touch rugby games on the go here.
Areas near to Muizenberg
Clovelly, Fish Hoek, Kalk Bay, Kommetjie, Noordhoek, Scarborough, Simon’s Town,
Muizenberg High and Junior Schools are both in town while Bay Primary, Bergvliet Primary, Steenberg Secondary, Westlake Primary and Reddam House are a few other schooling options in surrounding areas. False Bay College is nearby and the University of Cape Town is under 40 minutes away.
Lakeside Village and Capricorn Square Shopping Centre are two local options where you’ll find all your daily shopping necessities. If you’re after an even greater choice, stop by the recently renovated Blue Route Mall in Tokai.
The False Bay Hospital is located 15 minutes away in Fish Hoek, offering general and specialised treatments while the D.P Marais and Retreat Day Hospitals also service Muizenberg’s community. The Medicross Medical Centre and slightly further afield Constantiaberg Mediclinic are 2 private medical care facilities on offer.
Cape Town’s CBD and the Cape Town International Airport are both about 40 minutes away by car and there is also a train station in town, connecting Muizenberg to Simon’s Town and Cape Town’s Southern Suburbs.
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