Situated in the greater Johannesburg area, the tree lined suburbs of Roodepoort offer residential property for sale and rent with excellent value, catering to a variety of personal preferences and requirements.

Said to be one of the fastest growing residential areas in South Africa, property for sale in Roodepoort ranges from welcoming starter units in Wilgeheuwel to rambling older homes on large plots. Here you will find your dream home with magnificent views of Roodekrans and Helderkruin.

Roodepoort is conveniently situated with easy access to major Gauteng attractions such as the Cradle of Humankind, Magaliesburg and the Pilanesburg. The area offers a wide range of services including a museum, major private hospitals, shopping centres, excellent public and private schools, country lodges, trails, restaurants, golf courses and country clubs.

Explore Roodepoort



The history of Roodepoort dates back to 1884 during the gold rush era. Roodepoort became a Municipality in 1903 Incorporating the towns of Hamburg, Florida and Maraisburg, and then it became a city in 1977.

Botanical Garden

Botanical Garden

Established in 1982, Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden, previously known as the Witwaterstrand National Botanical Gardens, is a 300 hectare botanical reserve offering an onsite restaurant, gift shop and nursery.

The Kloofendal Nature Reserve

The Kloofendal Nature Reserve

The Kloofendal Nature Reserve is a 128ha park offering camping and caravan accommodation within a cultural heritage and ecotourism facility.



For the golfing fans, both the Ruimsig Country Club and CMR Country Club welcome visitors and locals to their 18-hole championship golf courses.

Living in Roodepoort

Areas near to Roodepoort



Top schools in and around Roodepoort include Helderkruin Laerskool situated just off Wilgerood Road, Westridge High School in Horizon, Roodekrans Laerskool conveniently situated just off CR Swart Road and The Trinity House Pre/Prep and High Schools nestled at the bottom of the Little Falls Mountain. In addition to these, a new Curro school has recently opened in Wilgeheuwel.


Roodepoort offers a large selection of great shopping centres including Clear Water Mall in Strubensvalley, conveniently situated on Hendrick Potgieter Road. The West Gate shopping centre is situated off Ondekkers Road and The Wilro Gate shopping Centre is on the corner of CR Swart and Ondekkers Road. The Lifestyle Crossing Shopping Centre in Wilgehewel has a full Virgin Active Gym, Dischem, Spar, Toy Zone, Mr Price, Outdoor Warehouse and many more popular retail stores


In and around Roodepoort you will find Wilgeheuwel Life and Flora Clinic, Life Poortview Hospital, Medicross Roodepoort, Strubensvalley Medical Centre and Weltevreden Medical & Dental Centre.  There is a new medical facility opening in 2019.


OR Tambo International Airport is approximately 40 minutes away and Lanseria International Airport is a less than a 30 minute drive.

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