Milnerton is a suburb located near Cape Town, South Africa on the Western Seaboard. It is situated on the eastern shore of Table Bay, north of the city centre, and is known for its beautiful beaches, lagoon, and views of Table Mountain.

Milnerton is a popular residential area and is home to a number of housing developments, as well as shopping centres, restaurants, and other amenities. It is also a hub for water sports, including kitesurfing, windsurfing, and stand-up paddleboarding.


One of the main attractions in Milnerton is the Milnerton Lighthouse, which is over 200 years old and is still operational today. It is also home to the Milnerton Golf Club, which offers stunning views of the ocean and the mountain.

Overall, Milnerton is a vibrant and picturesque suburb that offers a range of activities and amenities for locals and visitors alike.

The suburb offers a range of properties, from apartments and townhouses to larger family homes and luxury waterfront properties.

Some of the factors that make Milnerton an attractive place to buy or rent property include its beautiful beaches and lagoon, its convenient location close to the city centre and major transport routes, and its range of amenities and attractions.

The cost of real estate in Milnerton varies depending on factors such as the size, location, and age of the property.

“Established family suburb, 15 minutes from the Cape Town CBD.”

Emarie Campbell, MD Pam Golding Properties, Western Seaboard

Explore Milnerton

Milnerton Racecourse Nature Reserve

Milnerton Racecourse Nature Reserve

The nature reserve forms part of Table Bay Nature Reserve. The land is relatively untouched by development and has been cleared of invasive alien plants to allow for unobstructed views of horses running on the track next to Milnerton stables.

Access to the reserve is limited, but a footpath is open to the public for leisurely walks to enjoy the wetlands and try and spot the many migrating birds that join the Milnerton community during the year.



Enjoy a stroll or a relaxing afternoon on Milnerton Beach, known for its picture-perfect views of Cape Town, Table Mountain, Signal Hill and Robben Island.

Sport and recreation

Sport and recreation

Milnerton offers a wide variety of activities, catering to many interests. The beach is a haven for surfers, kitesurfers and windsurfers alike.

The Milnerton Aquatic Club sits on Rietvlei and allows for sailing, boarding and rowing.

Milnerton Golf Club

Milnerton Golf Club

Milnerton Golf Club is an 18 Hole Coastal Links course. The west side of the course lies Rietvlei lagoon, and the east side sits the Atlantic Ocean, providing a unique golfing experience.

Living in Milnerton

Areas near to Milnerton

Atlantic Beach Estate, Big Bay, Blaauwberg, Century City, Flamingo Vlei, Melkbosstrand, Parklands, Royal Ascot, Sunningdale, Sunset Beach, West Beach, Woodbridge Island,


You’ll find Milnerton High and Primary Schools, Buren High School as well as Edgemead High and Primary Schools close by. The University of Cape Town is under 30 minutes away. 


The Milnerton Mediclinic can see to the whole family’s needs while a little farther afield is the Canal Walk Medical Centre which offers a range of specialised treatments. 


Just around the corner offering is the shopping mecca of Canal Walk, but local options include The Paddock Shopping Centre in Royal Ascot and Milnerton Mall. A favourite Sunday pastime is the Milnerton Market, brimming with second-hand goodies.


Along with close proximity to the N1 and M5 highways, the MyCiti Bus Service provides easy and affordable access to surrounding Atlantic Seaboard suburbs, Cape Town International Airport and the CBD.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius