Glenwood at a glance
Glenwood is a large suburb in Berea. This is a middle class suburb predominantly made up of older freestanding houses. The building style of many of the houses dates back to the 1950s and 1960s, some from even earlier than that. This means that most Glenwood homes are built to last with roomy interiors and enough space for a large family. Plot sizes vary from only a little more ground than the house takes up to expansive yards. The older houses in Glenwood have a certain charm and character about them, welcoming you in and making you feel at home. Many have large porches and beautiful big bay windows. Many of these home offer sublime views over Durban city centre and harbour.
Glenwood is a family suburb with a community atmosphere and surrounded by various schools including the Glenwood High School, Durban Girls High School Glenwood Preparatory School and Penzance Primary School. The University of KwaZulu Natal and the Howard College Law School sits perched on the crest of the ridge in Glenwood. This makes your job as a parent easy whether you have a toddler, a teenager or if your child is studying further.
When it comes to medical care and hospitals Glenwood boasts two of Durban's best hospitals. St Augustines Hospital and Entabeni Hospital both offer superb medical care.
Glenwood is less than 6 kilometres from Durban Central and all that it has to offer from nightlife and shops to restaurants, businesses and more. The Durban ICC is only a short drive away and so is the harbour. Many of the beaches in Durban are within easy reach which is perfect for an area which enjoys a year-round summery climate.
Aside from the large freestanding properties in Glenwood, there are also blocks of flats, catering to singletons and couples. Most of these flats are of an older building style, making them spacious inside with large rooms, much more comfortable compared to many of the more modern apartments of today. The variety of property types in Glenwood makes it a great all round suburb for anyone to shop in from large or small families to couples just starting out or even singles who want to finally get a place of their own.
SEEFF Berea offers a wide selection of comfortable and charming older style freestanding family homes in Glenwood, that offer loads of space and homes with unique character. SEEFF also boasts a selection of apartments and spacious flats, ideal for property investors, singles or couples purchasing their first property. Come and find your dream home in Glenwood, Berea, and enjoy suburban life while still being only a stone's throw away from the city centre.
Glenwood is 'n ouer voorstad met ouer styl huise wat wissel van 'n ruim vrystaande eiendomme tot knus woonstel met groot kamers. Die sentrum van Durban stad is nie eens 6 kilometer vanaf Glenwood wat aan inwoners maklike toegang tot die gewoel van besigheid en veel meer bied. Glenwood is 'n familie voorstad met sy groot, gemaklike huise en nabyheid aan verskeie goeie skole wat onderwys vir kinders van alle ouderdomme van kleuterskool tot tersiêre studies aanbied. Daar is 'n paar winkelsentrums in die omgewing, openbare vervoer, strande, die hawe en die Durban ICC. Glenwood inwoners word omring deur alles en enigiets wat hulle moontlik nodig het, terwyl die voorstad 'n huislike atmosfeer behou.