The Boland is often referred to as the Cape Winelands as it is the primary region where most of the Western Cape’s wines are produced. This fertile area boasts a variety of properties for sale that are ideal for families and house-hunters seeking a relaxing alternative to busy city living. 

While there are no defined boundaries, the Boland lies around the main towns of Stellenbosch, Paarl, Somerset West and Franschhoek. Properties for sale in the Cape Winelands properties range from apartments and small houses as well as larger free-standing properties for sale generally located outside the main town centres. If its peace and tranquillity you’re after, take a look at our listings below for a view on our available Boland properties.

Areas within Boland

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Franschhoek Property for Sale


Franschhoek, situated in the world-renowned Cape Winelands, has grown to be one of South Africa’s primary culinary destinations and a property market favourite. 

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Gordon’s Bay Property

Gordons Bay

Nestled on the shores of False Bay and scenically wedged between the majestic Hottentots Holland mountains and golden beaches lies Gordon’s Bay. 

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Malmesbury Property


Malmesbury is the main town in the region known as the Swartland. The area was first known as "Het Zwartland" (Black Land) because of the indigenous plant, the "Renosterbos".

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McGregor Real Estate


McGregor is a quaint 19th Century village which forms part of the Robertson Wine Route in the Western Cape.

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Montagu Property for Sale


The charming, historic village of Montagu lies on Route 62 – the world’s longest wine route – and is just 2 hours drive from Cape Town on the scenic road to the Little Karoo and the Garden Route.

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Houses for Sale Paarl


Paarl is the largest town in the Cape Winelands and the third-oldest European settlement in the country. 

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Areas in Paarl

Boschenmeer, Pearl Valley, Val de Vie Estate,

Property for Sale in Riebeek Kasteel

Riebeek Valley

The Riebeek Valley lies on the slopes of the dramatic Kasteelberg in the Western Cape, just an hour from Cape Town.

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Robertson Property


An area of magnificent views, panoramic landscapes and towering cliffs, crystal-clear streams and abundance of trees and indigenous flora.

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Somerset West Property

Somerset West

The town of Somerset West is nestled under the Helderberg Mountain, just 30 minutes from the city of Cape Town and 10 minutes from the beach.

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Areas in Somerset West


Stellenbosch Property


Stellenbosch is the oldest town in South Africa after Cape Town, and is undoubtedly the most scenic and well-preserved area in which to own or rent property. Learn more

Areas in Stellenbosch

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

Flats and Houses to Rent in Strand


The seaside town of Strand is located just 10 minutes from Somerset West in the Western Cape on the False Bay coast.

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Wellington Property


Wellington, in the heart of the Boland and rich in cultural, religious and educational history, is an ideal area to enjoy the Winelands and scenery of the Western Cape in South Africa.

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Explore Boland



Property for sale in the Cape Winelands is a very popular choice for those with a penchant for fine wine. Spectacular wine growing regions, Paarl and Wellington are also sought-after destinations amongst locals and tourists looking to experience wine tasting and outdoor adventures.



Known as the gourmet capital of South Africa, Franchhoeks' restaurants and natural beauty attract visitors and foodies year-round. Buzzing with food markets, restaurants and deli's, the Stellenbosch Food and Wine Festival is certainly a must when visiting the area.



It’s not all food and wine, the mountain ranges and diverse terrain lend well to outdoor activities such as hiking, quad biking, fishing and birding.

Cultural interest

Cultural interest

The Botanical Gardens and the Toy and Miniature Museum in Stellenbosch are favourite tourist destinations. Paarl is no stranger to a rich cultural history which includes the Afrikaans Language Museum, Afrikaans Language Monument and Paarl Museum.

Living in Boland


The towns of Stellenbosch, Somerset West, Paarl, Wellington and Franschhoek are also home to some of the Cape’s top Model C and private schools, making it well-suited to families. 

Tertiary Education

Known affectionately as "Maties" or the University of Stellenbosh, this world-renowned academic institution is home to one of the world’s leading business schools and recognised as one of the top four research universities.


From shopping malls to grocery stores and fresh produce markets, you’ll have a range of shops on your doorstep that cater to your ever need.


Nestled under the Heldeberg Mountains, only 30 minutes from Cape Town and 10 minutes from the beach, Somerset West is an ideal region to own a holiday home or apartment. Most surrounding areas have easy access to the N2 and a quick drive to the Cape Town International Airport.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius