The residents of Oranjezicht enjoy a birds-eye view of the magnificent city of Cape Town and the beautiful Atlantic Ocean. For this reason, Oranjezicht is a highly sought after suburb by those who want the convenience of living in the City Bowl while benefiting from the natural features of Table Mountain. 

Oranjezicht properties vary from grand Victorian-style residences to quaint studio flats overlooking the city. Additionally, the suburb is located close to a range of exceptional restaurants, bars and shopping centres. 

Houses for sale in the Oranjezicht include a wide variety of options ranging from restored Victorian properties to modern constructions boasting glass and marble finishes. Oranjezicht offers buyers a broad selection of property sizes ranging from quaint two-bedroom houses to well-appointed multi-storey houses. 

As Oranjezicht is situated so closely to the City Bowl, its space has been optimised through the development of an array of townhouses and duplexes. There are several different styles from which to choose including elegant modern buildings and townhouses with a historical twist such as the Victorian-inspired styles. 

Other than the houses and townhouses on offer, Oranjezicht has a selection of impressive flats available. Flats in Oranjezicht provide amazing views of the Cape Town City Bowl, especially those towards the top floors of buildings. If you’re looking for property that is ideal for city living and only need one or two bedrooms, then choosing a flat for sale would suit you best.

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Fun activities

Fun activities

With an elevated position against the slopes of Table Mountain, property in Oranjezicht is a few minutes drive from the V&A Waterfront and the exclusive restaurants, shopping centres and hotspots of the Atlantic Seaboard. Its position also makes it easy for residents to embark on the many enjoyable hikes in and around Table Mountain.

De Waal Park

De Waal Park

De Waal Park is a large Victorian park in the centre of Oranjezicht that is popular among dog-owners. Residents can socialise alongside the central fountain while children enjoy the large play area and joggers short-cut through the park to circle the reservoir behind.

Oranjezicht City Farm

Oranjezicht City Farm

The green-fingered in Oranjezicht have started their own farm, The Oranjezicht City Farm (OZCF). This non-profit project celebrates local food, culture and community through urban farming in Cape Town. It is located next to the corner of Sidmouth Avenue and Upper Orange Street, adjacent to Homestead Park. 

Saturday Organic Market

Saturday Organic Market

Fresh produce from OZCF is on sale weekly at the Saturday Organic Market at Homestead Park. Families, local residents and visitors from all over the city enjoy the remarkable selection of fresh and organic fruit and vegetables. The market offers a delicious variety of homemade mustards, chutneys, jams, yoghurts, butters and creams. To top off the experience, many delicious pastries and cakes are on sale. 

Living in Oranjezicht

Areas near to Oranjezicht

Bo Kaap, Gardens, Higgovale, Tamboerskloof, Vredehoek,


Oranjezicht offers suburban parents a wide variety of excellent schools to choose from that are also nearby. St Cyprians Girls School, Jan van Riebeek Primary and High School, German International School and Herzlia Junior and High school, among others, are all within easy reach.


The Booth Memorial Hospital is located on Prince Street in the heart of Oranjezicht, making it the most accessible healthcare choice in the area. Additionally, residents have convenient access to the Christiaan Barnard Hospital & Medical Centre and the Cape Town Medi Clinic – both of which provide reputable medical services and are just a short drive from Oranjezicht.


Oranjezicht is close to Gardens which is home to the Gardens Centre, offering many varied stores and eateries to meet residents’ daily shopping needs, including a Woolworths in the centre and another on Kloof Street. Additionally, there are various small shopping centres on Kloof Street and many fine restaurants, coffee shops and eateries in the area.


Oranjezicht offers the convenience of living close to the City Centre with easy access to the V&A Waterfront, Camps Bay and Clifton beaches and the Cape Town International Airport which is just a 20 minute drive away. Oranjezicht is accessible via public transport and the area is serviced by the MyCiti Integrated Rapid Transit system, making it convenient and easy to get around.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius