The Constantia Valley is Cape Town’s own vineyard with a winemaking history that dates back to 1685. The Valley is home to some of South Africa’s best-known, award-winning wine estates all within 15km of the Cape Town city centre.
Nestled beneath Table Mountain and sheltered by the Constantiaberg and Table Mountain ranges, Constantia is the ideal place to call home when settling in Cape Town.
Constantia shares its illustrious heritage and magnificent landscapes with the locals who have made it their home. The Constantia Valley welcomes a steady flow of visitors throughout the year who revel in the idyllic lifestyle which is so conveniently located close to all major attractions.The Valley has something of interest to offer everyone, from indulging in the excellent produce on offer by the wine estates all year round, famous for their cool climate wines to top class dining with world-renowned chefs, to picnics, live music and an array of festivals during the summer months.
The mountain ranges and greenbelts, as well as the close proximity to the various beaches, offer visitors and residents ample opportunities to enjoy the outdoors and is suitable for a variety of activities such as trail running, mountain biking, horse riding, surfing and sailing. The various businesses that have set up in the area offer a wide variety of shops to explore away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Knight Franks’ resident agent, Karin van Niekerk, describes the valley as the area where everyone can find their “Happy Place”. The variety of activities on offer within easy reach but away from the busy city makes the area very attractive to live. The other amenities in the area include a few top-notch schools such as the American International School, Reddam House and The Waldorf School to name a few, the Constantiaberg Medi Clinic with specialists and doctors on site, various shops to satisfy all. The Valley is also home to a wide range of properties for prospective buyers, from security estates with affordable lock and go style homes to spacious, affordable family homes and right through to luxurious, executive homes with everything the heart could desire.
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