Polokwane, previously referred to as Pietersburg, is the capital of the Limpopo province and the largest metropolitan economic centre in the north. Serving a rich agricultural district, property for sale in Polokwane is popular with those looking to invest in farming opportunities or enjoy life away from the buzz of the big city. 

Houses for sale in Polokwane are also an ideal option for weekend or holiday getaways as it’s close to some of the Southern Africa’s world-renowned tourists attractions in the neighbouring countries of Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Swaziland. In addition, it’s conveniently close to the Kruger National Park and Magoebaskloof. 

Founded in the 1880s during the gold rush, the city itself is imbued with history and a rich culture of art and architecture. Within town, you’ll find galleries, museums, elegant historical buildings and monuments such as the Voortrekker Monument and wagon tracks. Flats to rent in Polokwane are ideal for small families or working professionals while the wide tree-lined streets and colourful parks give the town a homely, warm atmosphere. Only 3 hours’ drive to O.R. Tambo International Airport in Joburg, this scenic grassland area surrounded by granite koppies (hills) is considered one of SA’s premier hunting destinations. Take a look at the available properties for sale in Polokwane below.

Explore Polokwane



A host of reserves are found in and around the town. Most notable is the adjacent Polokwane Game Reserve, one of the largest municipal-owned game reserves in South Africa where you can spot more than 21 game species and embark on exciting hiking trails.

Meropa Casino & Entertainment W

Meropa Casino & Entertainment W

Offering a host of entertainment for the while family, a thriving casino and a wide selection of restaurants and bars. Take your pick between mini-golf and go-karting or explore the exciting on-site wildlife park. 



Opened in 1863, the Polokwane Golf Course is rated as one of SA’s best and was also the place that US Open Champ, Retief Goosen learned to play. Here you’ll also find a great clubhouse with restaurant, braai and pool area, bar and function hall. 

The Polokwane Bird and Reptile Park

The Polokwane Bird and Reptile Park

Take a trip to view over 280 indigenous and exotic birds, crocodiles and lizards or enjoy an informative snake demonstration. You can even pack a picnic and enjoy lunch while sitting in one of the shaded viewing hides. 

Living in Polokwane

Areas near to Polokwane

Burgersfort, Ellisras, Hoedspruit, Phalaborwa, Thabazimbi, Tzaneen, Waterberg,


Take your pick from the Cycad Centre, Flora Park Centre, Game Centre, Limpopo or Savannah Mall as well as Standard bank square. From restaurants to fashion to household amenities and grocery shopping, you’ll be spoilt for choice. 


In the area, you’ll find Northern Academy, Eagles Nest Christian primary and High school, PEPPS Preparatory School as well as Kuhl Montessori, a private preschool for the little ones. 


Polokwane is home to Mediclinic Limpopo as well as a host of other doctors, dentists and specialists.


Polokwane home to the Polokwane International Airport and just 3 hours from O.R. Tambo International.

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