The suburb of Montclair is situated in Durban South, within close proximity to central Durban, offering easy access to neighbouring suburbs and industrial areas. For this reason, property in Montclair is highly sought after, and this suburb has long been the choice for many young families and professionals looking to move into Durban South’s residential areas.

Houses for sale in Montclair are usually in the R700 000 price range, and are solid, ‘old-style’ homes, ideal for starter families and those looking to enter the property market. Sectional title living is also a huge attraction, and the suburb boasts several units starting from R280 000 and upward. Browse the Montclair properties for sale and rent below.

Explore Montclair

Kenneth Stainbank Nature Reserve

Kenneth Stainbank Nature Reserve

If you’re a fan of hiking and nature trails, then be sure to make your way here. It’s teeming with coastal forest vegetation and grassland, and is home to bushbucks, impalas, zebras as well as smaller mammals and birds. 

The Coedmore Castle

The Coedmore Castle

How many people can say they live near a castle? You can! It’s situated inside the Kenneth Stainbank Nature Reserve and is open to the public for tours, as well as serving as an intimate wedding venue. 

Rehabilitation of Wildlife

Rehabilitation of Wildlife

A wildlife hospital caring for injured and orphaned wild animals and birds, CROW offers guided tours through its sanctuaries on the last Sunday of every month.



There are a number of popular swimming spots a mere 10 minutes away. This includes Brighton Beach for surf enthusiasts, as well as uShaka Marine World, ideal for a fun day out with the family.

Living in Montclair

Areas near to Montclair

Amanzimtoti, Ballito, Berea, Durban, Durban North, Hibberdene, Kokstad, La Lucia, Margate, Mount Edgecombe, Newcastle, Pinetown, Port Edward, Port Shepstone, Richards Bay, Scottburgh and Pennington, The Midlands, Umdloti, uMhlanga, Umtentweni, Underberg, Upper Highway, Westville,


Montclair is home to a number of public schools that cater to all ages. Many Montclair property owners choose to send their children to the prestigious boarding schools surrounding Durban which include Michaelhouse, Kearsney College and Durban Girls’ College. 


In addition to the basic amenity stores in Montclair, you can also “shop till you drop” at the Montclair Mall, a 2 storey shopping complex with a range of stores and restaurants. 


There are a number of small medical and dental clinics situated within Montclair. The Wentworth Provincial hospital is also a mere 5 minutes away. 


Montclair offers a more than adequate public transport infrastructure, with easy access to railway and taxi minibus routes.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius