Atholl is an upmarket suburb in Johannesburg, located in the trendy Sandton area. Property for sale in Atholl includes a variety of options from townhouses and clusters to large freestanding homes and apartments. Property owners vary from older to younger business types, and there’s as high demand for property development in the area due its close proximity to the Sandton CBD. 

Atholl residents and visitors enjoy the daily offerings in the area, such as the lavish hotels, art galleries, a wide selection of restaurants and great shopping opportunities. The residential areas are unique and opulent – with beautiful tree-lined streets laying way for the exquisitely designed homes. Atholl is near to other upmarket suburbs like Illovo, Rosebank and Inanda, affording residents everyday opportunities like a spot of golf at The Wanderers Golf Club, lunch at the Inanda Club or an extensive shopping experience at the Rosebank Mall. Browse the property and houses for sale in Atholl below and find out what it’s like to live here. 

"As the most southern boundary to Sandton, Atholl offers excellent access to private schools, the Sandton CBD and Melrose Arch. With good access to major highways, this desirable suburb has seen a steady demand for property."

Peter Gowans & Sebastian Caldow - Atholl Area Specialist

Explore Atholl

Dining out

Dining out

Atholl offers a variety of restaurants to suit all tastes. Centres like The Blu Bird Shopping Centre and Atholl Square are home to a delicious selection of places to wine and dine from. 



For fitness fanatics there are 2 gyms located nearby – the Sandton Virgin Active and Planet Fitness Platinum, there are also various sports clubs in the neighbouring suburbs such as The Wanderers Golf Club and The Inanda Club. 

For the kids

For the kids

Try a movie at Sandton City, art classes or horse-riding for beginners, there’s a wide selection of activities to suit all younger ages. 

Family outings

Family outings

The Blu Bird whole food market offers up a fantastic selection of foods from all around the world. The market is located in the area, it’s open every Sunday and offers a great outing for the whole family as there’s special entertainment and activities for the kids. 

Living in Atholl

Areas near to Atholl

Bryanston, Buccleuch, Houghton, Hyde Park, Illovo, Inanda, Morningside, River Club, Rivonia, Sandhurst, Sandown,


Schools in and nearby Atholl include Crawford College, St Mary’s School for Girls, and Waverly Girls’ High. There are many other options to choose from if you’re willing to travel a little further. These include St David’s Marist Inanda, St Stithian’s and Hyde Park High. 


The Netcare Rosebank Mediclinic is within close proximity, while residents are familiar with the local GPs and other specialists. 


Atholl Square Shopping Centre and the Blu Bird centre both offer convenient and extensive shopping experiences.


Atholl has easy access to the M1 highway and it will take you no more than 15 minutes to drive to business hubs like Rosebank and Sandton. 

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius