You’ll find the naturally scenic town of Phalaborwa in Limpopo’s Mopani District Municipality. This Lowveld area is fondly known as the Valley of Elephants and its gorgeous winter climate attracts many holidaymakers and residents. Buying property in Phalaborwa offers you the chance to take advantage of the many business opportunities as well as the splendid tourist attractions, including the Kruger National Park on which the town is bordered. 

As it is home to the Phalaborwa Mining Company and several businesses, houses for sale in Phalaborwa are popular amongst those looking to settle in the area as well those looking to buy a house to rent it out. As tourism is one of the town’s driving forces, houses for sale in Phalaborwa are often earmarked for holiday rentals and holiday homes. Find out more about the town and its property options by browsing the houses for sale in Phalaborwa below.

Explore Phalaborwa

Tourism and wildlife

Tourism and wildlife

Phalaborwa borders the world-renowned Kruger National Park and the Mozambique border is only a 2-hour drive away. The opportunities for game watching and nature walks are endless. The Phalaborwa Safari Park is a favourite amongst locals looking for a mini break. 



The Hans Merensky Golf Estate will prove to be a real treat for golfers of any handicap.

Amarula Lapa

Amarula Lapa

This is probably the most familiar tourist attraction in Phalaborwa and visitors will be treated to Amarula liqueur tasting and a tour. The annual Marula Festival is a great attraction for those with a taste for the good stuff. 

Day trips

Day trips

A short drive will see you exploring many of the region’s greatest attractions: the Blyde River Canyon, God's Window and Bourke Luck’s Potholes. The Tzaneen fruit farms and Hoedspruit game farms can also all be visited within a day when you have a home in Phalaborwa.

Living in Phalaborwa

Areas near to Phalaborwa

Burgersfort, Ellisras, Hoedspruit, Polokwane, Thabazimbi, Tzaneen, Waterberg,


From Fauna Park Primary and Meridian College to Kingfisher Private School and Phalaborwa College, There are several options for parents to choose from when they move to Phalaborwa. 


There are various healthcare facilities including GPs, optometrists, pharmacists, clinics and the recently opened Clinix Phalaborwa Private Hospital in the area. 


There’s always something to do when you buy a property in Phalaborwa. Spend time at the gymnastics centre, join the local rugby, swimming, cycling or running club or just take some time out to enjoy a fun game of paintball. 


Phalaborwa has a small airport with only the one flight in and out each day from Johannesburg. There is a car hire desk at the airport and the local bus service and taxis cater to all other transport needs for those without their own vehicles.

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