Malmesbury is situated next to the N7-highway only 65 kilometers from Cape Town, less than an hour from Paarl, Stellenbosch and Wellington and a mere 30 minutes from the coastal towns of the West Coast.
Malmesbury is the commercial centre of the Swartland and is a bustling town with good schools and child care facilities. It offers a wide range of municipal services, shopping, medical facilities and a hospital and well-known fast food, take-away and restaurant brands. There is also a golf estate, the Mount Royal Golf and Country Estate with a 9-hole golf course and stunning houses.
It has a Mediterranean climate and it is surrounded by mountains, wheat fields and vineyards. With the upgrade of the N7 highway, it is an easy commute to Cape Town and it is not uncommon to find people
choosing to reside in Malmesbury and commuting to Cape Town for work.
Malmesbury is only about a half an hour's drive from the West Coast coastal villages to the one side and Riebeek Kasteel to the other side.
The Swartland area of the Western Cape is renowned for its wheat and rooibos-production. The area lies between Malmesbury in the south, across the Riebeek Valley to Piketberg in the north and Darling in the
west to the Oliphants Mountain at Porterville in the east.
The name Swartland is derived from the Renosterbos, an indigenous plant of the area which turns black in the warm, dry summers.
The area is picturesque and fertile with undulating wheat fields, vineyards and deep river valleys and mountains landscapes which are any photographer's dream.
The Swartland Wine and Olive Route forms part of the many tourist attractions of the Cape and offers a number of cellars for wine tastings including Allesverloren, Kloovenburg, Riebeek Cellars, Swartland
Winery and more.
By purchasing a property in Malmesbury you become part of a tranquil country town with a vibrant community, bustling business life and active informal sector. Malmesbury has many renovated and beautifully maintained properties.
Seeff Malmesbury is located in 95A Voortrekker Street, one of the historic buildings in the town. Seeff's team of agents offer unique local area insight and can assist with all your property needs, from sales to