A quiet, relaxed neighbourhood amongst the hills, Pretoria West has affordable family homes and an abundance of land. It's the perfect family neighbourhood, with many kid-friendly activities around town. Many people in this area are car enthusiasts - from auto electricians to mechanics, as the Mayhem racetrack is located here. The climate is temperate in Pretoria West, with cool winters and mild summers.
Map of Area and Surrounds
Experience Pretoria West
The Wonderboom Nature Reserve is a wonderful place to have a picnic and enjoy nature. There is a huge fig tree (also known as the 'wonderboom' or 'miracle tree'). The reserve is also the dwelling place of a number of small antelope, monkeys, dassies and an array of birds.
Mayhem racetrack is an oval racetrack in Pretoria West where stock cars race. The racetrack offers different classes of cars, as well as caravan racing. A great spot for the adrenaline junkies or car enthusiasts.
Pretoria is a premiere shopping destination, and the surrounding neighbourhoods have some of the best shopping centres in the country. Pretoria West is also home to the Voortrekker monument, a cultural icon of South African history.