Characterised by stately mansions and sprawling gardens, Westcliff offers some of the most distinguished properties for sale in one of Johannesburg’s oldest residential suburbs. Similar to the equally exclusive areas of Parkview and Houghton , homes here are known for offering up to 5 bedrooms and expansive areas for entertainment. Along the broad, tree-lined roads of Westcliff are a selection of historic Sir Herbert Baker homes, adding to the historic appeal of this gracious suburb. Some of these older mansions, built at the turn of the century by the Rand Lords (during the gold rush of the 1890s), have been declared historic monuments. 

Houses for sale in Westcliff are sought-after due to their heritage and close proximity to major arterial roads and Johannesburg’s CBD. Owning a property here affords all the benefits of a suburban lifestyle while remaining close to all the conveniences that the city offers. Ready to fall in love with a property in Westcliff? Take a look at what’s available within the Pam Golding Properties portfolio.

Explore Westcliff

Family recreation

Family recreation

Enjoy a trip to the Johannesburg Zoo which is less than 5 minutes away or while away an afternoon on the grassy areas surrounding Zoo Lake. Adrenalin seekers can head to Gold Reef City for a day of fun-filled family entertainment, just under 30 minutes from Westcliff. 



Westcliff is ideally situated to easily access surrounding golf courses which include: Parkview Golf Club, Killarney Golf Club and Houghton Golf Club. 

History and culture

History and culture

The National Museum of Military History and the Bleloch Geological Museum are both less than 10 minutes away while Newtown Theatre, Oriental Plaza and Market Theatre offer a delightful dose of drama closer toward the CBD’s cultural centre. 

Food, glorious food

Food, glorious food

Take a visit to Fourth Avenue in Parkhurst to explore the street side cafes, vibrant restaurants and delis. You can also pop in to the Westcliff Hotel for a decadent dinner or High Tea or enjoy the various restaurants housed in surrounding shopping centres. 

Living in Westcliff

Areas near to Westcliff

Dainfern, Dunkeld, Fourways, Killarney, Melrose, Midrand, Parktown North, Parkview, Parkwood, Randburg, Rosebank Johannesburg, Sandton, Saxonwold,


The Ridge Preparatory School is located in the centre of Westcliff and other well-known institutions close by include Parkview Junior, Pre-primary and Senior Schools, Parktown Girls’ High School and Rodean School SA. Wits Business School is just across the M1 highway and the University of Johannesburg can be reached in just 15 minutes. 


The Donald Gordan Medical Centre, Milpark Hospital and Netcare Rosebank Hospital offer a range of treatments for the whole family and can all be reached in less than 30 minutes. 


Owning a property in Westcliff affords easy access to a host of shopping destinations. The most notable are the Killarney Mall, Parkview’s Village Centre, Melville Boulevard and malls of Rosebank. For street side shopping, head to the trendy village of Parkhurst. 


OR Tambo International Airport can be reached in 40 minutes, the city centre is about 20 minutes away and Westcliff also affords easy access to the surrounding areas within Johannesburg’s Northern Suburbs.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius