The affluent suburb of Rivonia is located in the larger Sandton area, Johannesburg. A residential and business suburb, it’s regarded as the hub of start-up I.T. companies. Property and houses for sale in Rivonia include free standing homes, clusters and some mansions. The architecture varies from modern to Victorian style homes, with free standing home prices starting at R2 million. 

Riviona is great suburb for families and young professionals to settle down in. The main road in the area is called The Boulevard, where Rivonia Village shopping centre and Rivonia Square are located. Both are home to an array of shops, restaurants, bars and nightclubs, making them great destinations for all kinds of entertainment. The area also has a historical value as it’s where the famous Rivonia Trial took place in 1964. Browse the available property for sale in Rivonia South Africa and explore the area below. 

"The characterful suburb of Rivonia has a village atmosphere of yesteryear. It's a vibrant business hub, and has a number of shopping centres and trendy restaurants. It's also conveniently situated for access to schools and all major highways."

-- Pat Dempster & Wendy Goodenough - Rivonia Area Specialist

Explore Rivonia

Dining Out

Dining Out

Rivonia’s diverse offering of restaurants will have residents spoilt for choice. From Indian and Chinese to Italian and Greek, there’s something to suit all tastes. The famous Browns restaurant, a Johannesburg landmark is also situated in the heart of Rivonia. 



Rivonia has long been a great destination for nightlife and entertainment, with many bars, clubs, cocktail lounges and nightclubs on offer. Enjoy an after work drink or dance till your feet hurt, there’s all kinds of fun to be had. 



For fitness fanatics, there’s the Rivonia Planet Fitness Megaclub as well a Virgin Active, and for the real die-hards, there’s a CrossFit training centre in the area. 

Family Fun

Family Fun

For a fun family outing, head to the Rivonia Barnyard Theatre. From great tribute shows to entertaining blasts from the past, you and your kids are sure to have grand time. 

Living in Rivonia

Areas near to Rivonia

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


Nearby schools include Rivonia Primary, Redhill College, St Peter’s College, St Stithians and Crawford College. 


It will take you no more than 10 minutes to drive to the Sunninghill Hospital. Many GPs, physiotherapists, dentists, other specialists and pharmacies are all available within the area too. 


Rivona Village in the north of the area and Rivonia Square located in the south are home to a range of shops. 


Rivonia is very central, with highways leading to business hubs like Fourways and Pretoria. It’s also part of the Gautrain bus route.

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