Welgevonden is situated on the northern fringe of Stellenbosch, renowned for its historical heritage, natural beauty and wine estates. Properties for sale and rent in Welgevonden are predominantly north facing, offering spectacular views over the nearby Simonsberg Mountains and the surrounding vineyards and orchards.

Most of the houses for sale and rent in Welgevonden are within the safe and secure Welgevonden Estate which features electronic gates, CCTV cameras and round the clock security. These homes are ideal for families but also prove popular with those looking to escape the city for retirement in a beautiful natural setting. The property market in Welgevonden Estate is highly active with some of the highest returns in and around the Stellenbosch region. The rental market in Welgevonden Estate is also very strong, with a wide selection of middle and long term vacancies on offer. Get to know more about our available properties for sale and rent in Welgevonden by browsing the listings below.

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Welgevonden lies adjacent to Stellenbosch, a progressive and diverse academic community that embraces arts, culture and crafts.

Sport and leisure

Sport and leisure

There are plenty of gyms, sports clubs and golf courses here, including the nearby Erinvale Golf Estate and De Zalze. You can also enjoy day trips to explore the Stellenbosch and Franschhoek winelands.



Drakenstein Lion Park, the only genuine lion sanctuary in the Cape, is less than 20 minutes away while the Jonkershoek Nature Reserve in Stellenbosch is home to a wide variety of plants and animals.

Outdoor activities

Outdoor activities

There are various parks in the Welgevonden Estate itself with playground equipment and picnic tables to enjoy a day out. You can also escape to the nearby dam for relaxing walks as well as catch-and-release fishing. 

Living in Welgevonden

Areas near to Welgevonden

Brandwacht Aan Rivier, De Wijnlanden, De Zalze Winelands Golf Estate, Digteby Estate,


There is a plethora of activities to choose from in and around Cape Town and the Boland. The beaches of Strand and Gordon’s Bay are just 30 minutes away and you’ll also have easy access into the CBD.


Tygerberg Hospital and Stellenbosch Medi-Clinic are a short drive away but you’ll also find plenty of private doctors and specialists here for your everyday needs. 

Schools and universities

Bridge House School, situated close to Stellenbosch is an independent school which offers boarding facilities. The University of Stellenbosch is nearby, as well as many good private and public schools in and around this neighbouring town. 


Stone Square Shopping Centre is conveniently located opposite the main entrance gate to Welgevonden Estate, offering a KwikSpar, restaurants, a hardware store, pharmacy and coffee shops among others.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius