Make Suiderstrand your home
Suiderstrand, a village just minutes away from sought-after Struisbaai properties, offers a rare real estate investing opportunity in the Western Cape of South Africa.
All the amenities, facilities and services you need to relocate or create the ideal holiday home
Suiderstrand is ideally located within reach of shopping centres, hospitals and schools. Major grocery stores are available in the nearby town of Struisbaai, just 10km away, while smaller convenience stores can be found in L’Agulhas, a 5min drive from Suiderstrand. General practitioners are within driving distance in L’Agulhas and Struisbaai while hospitals are located in Bredasdorp and Hermanus. Schools in the area include Zoetendal Academy, Struisbaai Primêre Skool and Hoërskool Bredasdorp, among others. Public services are provided by the renowned Cape Agulhas Municipality.
Become a custodian of unique fauna and flora in the wild Suiderstrand coastal landscape
Suiderstrand’s natural surroundings make it a truly unique place to call home. The area is famous for its fynbos vegetation, which is endemic to the region. Another unique sight is the African Oystercatcher, or Moquini bird, which is a rare and iconic species that only breeds on the shoreline of southwestern Africa. The landscape of Suiderstrand is marked by a rugged terrain and wild quality, sheltered rocky bays and gently sloping beaches, making it a delight for the eyes – and the soul.
Experience some of the country’s best restaurants and wineries within driving distance
If excitement is what you need, look no further than the wine farms, restaurants and estates surrounding Suiderstrand. The village of L’Agulhas features an assortment of quaint eateries, pubs and restaurants while Struisbaai offers a wide variety of dining options for every palate.
Several wineries also dot the interior of this part of the Western Cape. More than 15 vineyards make up the nearby Agulhas Wine Triangle, offering choice wines, tasting experiences and outdoor activities for the whole family.
Outdoor recreation, water sport and activities for every age group and personality, on your doorstep
Suiderstrand has become especially popular among families due to the wide variety of activities that can be practised here. Water sports such as swimming and fishing is common along the area’s beaches, including Pebble Beach, Suiderstrand Beach and Struisbaai Beach. Walking is also a popular activity on the Struisbaai Plaat and hiking trails are available in Agulhas National Park and the wider area. Whale watching and birding are equally prevalent among residents looking for a more relaxing pastime.
Suiderstrand attractions have rich archaeological heritage and interesting stories to tell
Suiderstrand is made iconic by its diversity of landmarks and history. A cave as well as stone-walled fish traps built hundreds of years ago can still be seen along the coastline. A more recent history is also visible in the Meisho Maru ship wreck that stranded here in 1982. It rests in front of one of the most iconic of Suiderstrand’s attractions, the Cape Agulhas Lighthouse. It features a museum that explores the lighthouse’s role in maritime history. Struisbaai’s harbour is equally popular with fans of all things ocean-related and worth a visit by enthusiasts young and old.