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Consisting of 21 smaller suburbs, the extensive mixed development suburb of Randburg falls under the city of Johannesburg and includes sophisticated residential zones, parklands and semi-rural spaces. Randburg has a number of well-designed business parks too, along with two beautiful golf courses and several large, contemporary shopping centres. Randburg is interspersed with natural features such as the Melville Koppies (hills) and the popular parks at the Alberts Farm Conservancy and Delta Park are frequented by families, dog walkers, picnickers and cyclists. The Johannesburg Botanical Gardens complex is located here.
Randburg boasts an energetic nightlife and restaurant scene with sports, gay, wine and music bars spread throughout the area. Further north are the suburb’s rolling hills studded with horse farms and smallholdings.
The main highways criss-cross the suburb for hassle free travel into Johannesburg and Pretoria, and north to the Kruger National Park.
Top 8 reasons to visit Randburg
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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.