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Cape Town City Centre / CBD, Rondebosch, Bloubergstrand, Milnerton, Camps Bay, Durbanville, Cape Town, Century City, De Waterkant, Sea Point, Hout Bay, Table View, Llandudno, Fish Hoek, Simon's Town, Bellville, Noordhoek, V&A Waterfront, Constantia, Green Point
Table Mountain, Long Street, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Noon Gun, Heart of Cape Town Museum, Lions Head, Two Oceans Marathon, Koopmans-de Wet House, Chavonnes Battery Museum, Two Oceans Aquarium, Castle of Good Hope, District Six Museum, Langa Township, Holocaust Centre, Groot Constantia, Newlands Brewery, Rhodes Memorial, Greenmarket Square, The Company's Garden, South African Museum and Planetarium, Orange Kloof, South African National Gallery , Hout Bay Leopard, Mzoli's, Newlands Stadium, Blue Train, Long Street Baths, Signal Hill, St George's Cathedral, Whisky Live Festival
The beautiful suburb of Newlands in the southern suburbs of Cape Town is bordered by the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens, and the University of Cape Town, which stretches up to the slopes of Table Mountain.
Newlands is often frequented by sports fans attending international sporting events at the rugby and cricket stadiums in the suburb. It is also home to big business; the SABMiller Newlands Brewery and the internationally famous Sports Science Institute are located here.
Prime office space in Newlands is highly sought after due to the magnificent Table Mountain views and easy access along the M3 highway into Cape Town city. The residential properties have some of the highest values in Cape Town.
Newlands’ green tracts of land, tree-lined avenues, upmarket residences, active business district, shopping facilities and major highway is an attractive destination for any visitor to use as a base.
Things to do
The Newlands Forest offers exhilarating walks and hiking trails. Visit the old Paradijs ruins or hike up to the historic King’s Blockhouse for brilliant views of the suburbs and coastline.
Josephine Mill with its huge iron waterwheel is a restored water mill originally built in 1818. It has a small museum to visit and a popular restaurant is on the premises.
The Montebello Design Centre showcases work produced by local designers. Watch the resident craftsmen create unique African beadwork, wood carvings, paintings, etc. Enjoy coffee and cake under the trees at the centre’s restaurant.
Hop on the M3 highway and you are only 10km away from Cape Town city’s attractions, 9km to the start of the Constantia wine route and 18km to False Bay for surfing, swimming, encounters with penguins and a visit to Cape Point.
A visit to one of the world’s leading botanical gardens, Kirstenbosch, is a must. The 560ha area has over 9000 trees and plants – mostly endemic, landscaped lawns, streams, a nursery and 2 restaurants. In... Show more
For a more down to earth experience there are guest houses. Less expensive than hotels, they offer a more homey environment, as well as more privacy. Converted from a private house it’s a much gentler environment and for those with furry friends, there are also pet friendly options. They are usually well situated with shops and places of interest nearby. Being so small it offers a much more personal and intimate attention to it’s upkeep, leaving you with a more polished and homely experience.