Kuils River at a glance
A profile of Kuils River property from a buyer's perspective, with information on facilities and where to buy in Kuils River.
Kuils River - or Kuilsrivier in Afrikaans - is a peaceful suburb at the foot of the Bottelary Mountains. Although it's just a 30-minute drive away from central Cape Town and just 15 or so minutes from the airport, it has a country feel, with plenty of farms and small holdings, as well as attractive residential properties with gardens. Kuils River also includes pockets of industry, and is home to manufacturers such as Coca Cola and Nampak.
Until recently, Kuils River properties had escaped many people's attention - but this has started to change. More people are becoming aware of the advantages of living in Kuils River, which offers the unique combination of peaceful, country surroundings plus quick access to Cape Town and all its amenities. This means that now is the right time to consider investing in Kuils River property.
Kuils River Attractions
A top attraction for owners of Kuils River properties is the nearby Zevenwacht Wine Estate. The estate, which is popular with both South African and international visitors, has beautiful grounds, an excellent gourmet restaurant and tasting of the estate's award-winning wines. It also offers packed picnic baskets, which you can enjoy on the lawns overlooking a lake.
Kuils River properties are also just next door to the Stellenbosch wine route, with its spectacular scenery and world-famous wine estates.
Other attractions for Kuils River property owners include several historic church buildings and the interesting background of the area, which dates all the way back to the 1600s, when it was a cattle fold of the Dutch East India Company.
Kuils River home owners can also enjoy their own cosy theatre, known as Die Hoenderhoek - or "The Chicken Coop" - because the building that houses it was indeed a chicken coop in the 1780s.
Kuils River Facilities
Kuils River includes a range of shops, and is just a short drive from the Tygervalley shopping centre, with its supermarkets, boutiques, coffee shops and cinemas. It's also connected via major arteries to Cape Town city centre, and is within easy reach of a range of top private and public medical care facilities.
Find out more about purchasing Kuils River property by contacting a real partner at Jawitz Properties Kuils River today.