Pam Golding Properties, Newlands
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About Pam Golding Properties, Newlands
Newlands, in the centre of the Southern Suburbs, is known for its convenient locality to all of Cape Town's amenities. Boasting large family homes, small village cottages, sought-after apartments, lock ‘n go lifestyle, secure developments and historic homes. The area is divided into sub-sections: The Village - very sought-after with a cafe-lifestyle feel; Hiddingh with affordable family homes ideal for children going to local schools; Fernwood has larger erven with Table Mountain Nature Reserve on its doorstep; Vineyard area has smaller family homes with good access to Claremont CBD and Newlands Upper which is near the University of Cape Town.
An attraction to nature lovers is the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, world renowned for its beauty and diversity of the Cape flora it displays and for the magnificence of its setting against the eastern slopes of Table Mountain it stretched over 528 hectares.. This botanical garden, which grows only flora indigenous to southern Africa boasts over 5000 species, including favourite South African plants such as proteas, ericas, restios and pelargoniums. A series of open-air summer concerts make for an unforgettable experiences. There are restaurants, a nursery and shops situated in the garden.
Maynardville Park and Open Air Theatre - December to February is the season for the much-loved annual Shakespeare Open Air production. International and local visitors flock to the park with picnic baskets and blankets and enjoy the show under the stars.
Rhodes Memorial - The magnificent floodlit memorial to Cecil John Rhodes, designed by Sir Herbert Baker, stands on the slopes of Devil's Peak, on the Northern flank of Table Mountain. It was built in 1912 on the very place where Rhodes used to sit and contemplate his future. Today Rhodes Memorial is a national landmark, providing a magnificent view of industrial Cape Town out over the airport and the Cape Flats to the Helderberg and Hottentots Holland Mountains and the nearby imposing African Ivy League University of Cape Town on your left, Mostert's Mill below and to your right in the oak-lined avenues of Newlands, is Genadendal - the President's Cape Town residence. The majestic structure provides a favourite picnic and sundowner spot, whilst the adjacent Rhodes Memorial Tea Gardens and Restaurant, offers a breakfast as well as luncheon menu between 9am and 5pm.