The tranquil, hidden gem of Clovelly is nestled on the slopes of the Kalk Bay mountain overlooking the Silvermine valley. Many houses for sale offer sea-facing views and easy access to Clovelly beach, Fish Hoek and Muizenberg beaches as well as the Silvermine Wetland Conservation Reserve. Looking to build a holiday house from the ground up? Vacant property for sale in Clovelly offers exciting opportunities while established homes are some of the best kept secrets when it comes to property for sale in Cape Town lesser-known suburbs.

Clovelly is home to one of the Cape Peninsula’s most beautiful golf courses and a community of friendly residents who add to the suburb’s charm. Property for sale in Clovelly is ideally positioned near to the villages of Kalk Bay and Simons Town and mountainside houses bordering the Table Mountain National Park are the perfect match for retirees, holiday makers and families alike. Most Clovelly properties feature between 2 to 5 bedrooms and many have been tastefully renovated to offer all modern amenities, expansive entertainment areas or private gardens. B&Bs and guest cottages in Clovelly prove popular with visitors looking for a quiet base along the Cape Point route. 

With its natural beauty, fynbos smattered hills and birdlife coupled with a warm village-like appeal, it’s easy to see why so many fall in love with property in Clovelly. If you’re thinking of investing in long- or short-term property we’re here to help you every step of the way.

Explore Clovelly

Nature’s finest

Nature’s finest

Enjoy scenic mountain drives across the peninsula to connect with Kommetjie or Scarborough or amble along the network of wooden boardwalks which thread their way through the Silvermine Wetland. This conservation zone is great for trail runs, dog walking or nature enthusiasts as its home to an array of birdlife and a breeding area for the endangered Western Leopard Toad.

Seaside fun

Seaside fun

Clovelly has its own dog-friendly beach which is easily accessed by residents who can connect with Fish Hoek beach and the lagoon by meandering along the sandy shoreline. From June – December, this is also an ideal spot for whale watching! Other popular places nearby include Muizenberg beach and the harbours of Kalk Bay and Simon’s Town.

Golden golf

Golden golf

Clovelly Golf Club is integrated into the natural landscape to afford keen golfers a picturesque mountain backdrop dappled with dunes and the sound of birdsong. Well-manicured and perfectly on par with the magnificent course is the Country Club with restaurant and pro shop.

Marvellous meals

Marvellous meals

Along this stretch on the False Bay coast are various eateries, restaurants, delis, coffee shops and more! From take-away fish and chips and home-style burgers to sensational seafood and classic cocktails, your choices are endless.

Living in Clovelly

Areas near to Clovelly

Fish Hoek, Kalk Bay, Kommetjie, Muizenberg, Noordhoek, Scarborough, Simon’s Town,


From pre-school to varsity, parents are met with a wealth of choice as the Sun Valley Group of Schools and Training Academy, Bay Primary, Fish Hoek Primary and High Schools all easily accessible from any property in Clovelly. Reach the universities of Cape Town in 30 minutes or stick to the local option of False Bay College.


Clovelly is perfectly positioned near Valyland Centre and Town Square Centre in Fish Hoek or Longbeach Mall for daily shopping needs. To discover some lesser known gems or boutique stores, take a walk along the main street of Kalk Bay.


Round-the-clock care is offered by the False Bay Hospital and the Hove-to Medical Centre as well as the slightly further afield Longbeach Medical Centre.


Commute to the CBD or Cape Town International airport in 40 minutes or hop on the train in Fish Hoek and wind your way along the coast toward Simon’s Town or the Southern Suburbs.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius