Area Information

The Strand, with Somerset West & Gordons Bay comprise the Helderberg, which nestles between the majestic Hottentot Holland mountain range & the glorious sweep of False Bay.

A charming, small seaside town with stunning, safe beaches. Strand is small enough to have a village atmosphere, yet it offers all possible amenities. There are fine schools, excellent medical facilities, great restaurants & wonderful shops, including a first-class Mall.

The beachfront is lined with high-quality apartment blocks. The Greenways Golf Estate contains beautiful, luxury family homes & apartments & the rest of the Strand residential areas consist of a mix of modern & ‘oldie’ homes & apartments. Something for everyone!

Among the many attractions of the area are:

-          Water sports of every kind

-          Excellent fishing

-          Sunset cruises

-          Scenic walking trails

-          Numerous historical sites

-          Craft markets & stalls

-          Golfers have a choice of top-class courses such as Erinvale, De Zalze & Arabella.

It’s a 45 minute drive to Cape Town & all that the city has to offer. The International Airport is a 30 minute drive away.

Within easy reach are Stellenbosch & Franshhoek with their renowned wine routes & restaurants.

In the other direction is Hermanus & the whale-watching & Gansbaai with it’s shark-cage diving . . . the list is endless!