On the foothills of the Stellenbosch wine route is the town of Kuilsrivier. Once a Dutch East India Company post, this area developed into a town in the 18th century and was declared a municipality in 1950. This town has recently seen a significant number of developments, increasing the variety of houses for sale and rent in Kuilsrivier. You’ll find a wide selection of properties from small homes in secure estates to double-storey family houses on large plots as well as charming older properties with multiple bedrooms. Houses for sale in Kuilsrivier lend well to families who are looking to live away from urban commercialism and raise their children in a close-knit community that’s interspersed with greenery. 

Some of the original farms, smallholdings and old churches from yesteryear are still here, giving the town a quaint and unique personality. Houses for sale or rent in Kuilsrivier are growing in popularity as people discover the opportunity to live away from the buzz of the city while still remaining close enough to enjoy all of Cape Town’s attractions. Take a look at the listings below to view our available houses for sale and rent in Kuilsrivier.

Explore Kuils River



Stellenbosch and Durbanville are just a short drive away, offering an assortment of wine farms, restaurants and hiking and cycling trails to enjoy. Within Kuilsrivier itself, you’ll also find the acclaimed Zevenwacht Wine Estate.



Situated on the Bottelary Road toward Stellenbosch, the Kuilsrivier Golf Course offers a par 72 course interspersed with beautiful natural water features. Other facilities here include a well-equipped conference centre and cosy clubhouse. 



Take a 15 minute drive to the nearby Brackenfell Nature Reserve to enjoy a day out hiking or birdwatching. Also close by is the Tygerberg Nature Reserve which protects the endangered Renosterveld vegetation and is also home to the Kristo Pienaar Environmental Education Centre where kids can learn all about biodiversity and ecology. 



Not far from Kuils River, you can drive, hike or mountain bike through the spectacular Jonkershoek Nature Reserve or fly-fish at the well-stocked Idas Valley trout dams.

Living in Kuils River

Areas near to Kuils River

Bellville, Blue Downs, Brackenfell, Durbanville, Eersterivier, Kraaifontein, Northpine, Parow, Plattekloof, Tygervalley Waterfront, Welgedacht, Welgemoed,


In this area you’ll find Kuils River Primary, De Kuilen Primary and Rouxville Primary as well as Good Hope High and Primary School. For the little ones, there’s the Patrysies Nursery School and After Care Centre. 


Here you’ll find the Netcare Kuilsriver Hospital which can tend to the whole family’s needs while in town you’ll find a host of pharmacies for all your day-to-day necessities. 


Enjoy shopping at the Cape Gate Shopping Centre where you’ll find everything from food, clothing and entertainment. Very close by is the Tyger Valley Shopping Centre – also offering a wide variety of shops, restaurants and ample parking. 


Kuilsriver offers quick and easy access to the N1, N2 and the R300 – the gateway to the Cape Winelands. Cape Town is only 30 minutes away while the airport is just 15 minutes. The beach town of Strand is also less than half an hour away.

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