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Roodepoort - Property for sale

Made up primarily of the Greater Roodepoort area, this region now contains residential suburbs, agricultural holdings in the north, part of the mining belt in the south, and some areas of commercial activity such as Westgate, Constantia and Laser Park.

The Roodepoort region is one of the most attractive residential areas in Johannesburg, offering charming suburbs amid rolling hills, many with superb views of the city to the east and the Magaliesburg to the west. There are plenty of open spaces, golf courses and entertainment areas, as well as what many consider the city's finest park, the Witwatersrand Botanical Gardens.

Although the area is far to the west of the city centre, well-marked dual-carriage highways offer excellent transport routes. Roodepoort is the region most conveniently situated for access to Gauteng attractions such as the Cradle of Humankind, Magaliesburg and Pilanesburg.

The area is self-contained, offering a wide range of services including ample shopping center, schools, a museum, major private hospitals – Olivedale, Wilgeheuwel and Flora Clinic - country lodges, trails and restaurants, golf courses and country clubs

Suburbs in Roodepoort where properties are for sale are Weltevredenpark, Wilgeheuwel, Ruimsig, Helderkruin, Honeydew Ridge, Little Falls, Florida, Honeydew, Radiokop, Wilro Park, Roodekrans, Strubensvallei,Witpoortjie, Allens Nek, Groblerpark, Constantia Kloof, Willowbrook,Discovery, Bergbron, Florida Park, Amarosa A H, Florida Lake, Quellerina,Florida Glen, Kloofendal, Horison, Lindhaven, Florida Hills, Roodepoort,Horison View, Eagle Canyon Golf Estate, Poortview, Weltevredenpark & Ext,Floracliffe, Roodepoort West,

For those who prefers an outdoor lifestyle, Roodepoort has various spots where they can spend a day in nature. Such areas are Florida Lake, which has become Roodepoort’s most popular park. Here there are masses of waterfowl on the lake and the adjacent bird sanctuary ensures that bird watching in this area is good. The atmosphere on weekends and public holidays is festive and there are a number of lapas available for group functions. There is a super putt-putt course, an Olympic sized swimming pool and an adventure park for the kids. The lake is situated in suburban Roodepoort and has a number of flats looking out over the water.

For bird watchers and flora enthusiast there is the Kloofendal Nature Reserve and the Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens. Both of these areas offers excellent bird watching opportunities as well as a vast array of flora and fauna.

For the more sporty resident Roodepoort is home to the Roodepoort Athletics stadium situated in the beautiful Ruimsig area as well as the Roodepoort Country Club. The Country Club is also situated in Ruimisg and offers one of the most challenging championship golf courses.

Because Roodepoort is seeped in history the Roodepoort Museum is also a must see. The museum is on Christiaan de Wet Road and is a popular venue for school tours. The infotainment does not stop there as Roodepoort is also in close proximity to the world-renowned Sterkfontein Caves where Dr Broom discovered the skull of Ms Plez.

Roodepoort offers city living while residents are surrounded by rolling hills and leafy suburbs.


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