An ideal area for family living, Dan Pienaar was voted the most popular suburb to live in in South Africa in 2007. Situated in the northern suburbs of Bloemfontein, residents have access to a number of excellent schools as well as shopping centres and a range of natural attractions. 

The properties for sale in Dan Pienaar vary from large to small free standing homes, apartments and retirement villages, spanning from luxurious to comfortable living. Prices can vary from below R1m to over R4m, making this modern and up market suburb a perfect place to find a home in. Find out more about living here or view the apartments, townhouses and houses for sale in Dan Pienaar below.  

"An up-market residential suburb area situated on the north side of Bloemfontein near shopping centres, restaurants and well known schools.”

Robert Taute, Pam Golding Properties, Area Agent

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Dinning out

Dinning out

With a multitude of restaurants and coffee shops on offer, Dan Pienaar residents are spoilt for choice when looking to eat out. The North Ridge Mall, Bayswater Village as well as Preller Plein & Walk are home to many popular destinations such as Beef and Reef, Margaritas and Quatro Fratteli.



The Bloemfontein Botanical Gardens are close, where residents can enjoy great hikes or have a relaxing afternoon picnic. Additionally, The Wild Olive Estate is in the process of creating a variety of hiking and biking trails for residents to enjoy.



The Virgin Active gym located at the North Ridge Mall is a popular spot for sporting activities. Residents make use of the abundance of fitness equipment, a swimming pool, fitness classes, squash courts as well as various children’s classes. Additionally, golf enthusiasts will be pleased to know that the Tempe Golf course and driving range is only a few minutes’ drive from the area.



The newly renovated cinema at North Ridge Mall is a short distance away and is a great destination for a quick and effortless family outing.

Living in Dan Pienaar

Areas near to Dan Pienaar

Bayswater, Fichardtpark, Heuwelsig, Langenhovenpark, Pellissier, Pentagon Park, Universitas, Waverley, Woodland Hills Estate,


There’s an abundance of excellent schools either in Dan Pienaar or a quick drive from home. These include Sentraal High School, St Andrews Boys School, Saint Michaels Girls School, Willem Postma, Brebner and Oranje Meisies School.


There are many medical facilities in Dan Pienaar, including dental clinics, physiotherapists, local medical practitioners as well as many pharmacies. The Mediclinic located on Generaal Dan Pienaar drive is a popular option.


With so many shopping centres to choose from, Dan Pienaar residents have their pick of places like Hamaty’s Building, Preller Square & Walk centre, Bays Village Shopping Centre and North Ridge Mall. All of which are within close proximity to the suburbs and have a variety of attractions to keep visitors busy.


The commute to Bloemfontein is extremely easy with Kenneth Kaunda Drive leading out of Bloemfontein to the N1, making Dan Pienaar an appealing place buy property in. The Bloemfontein airport is also conveniently close and easily accessible via Wilcocks Road.

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