Property for sale in the Western Cape
If you’ve been researching where to retire in South Africa, you’ve no doubt considered the Western Cape. Beautiful sea-side towns and cities stretch out along the coastline.
Some of the popular towns that people choose to retire to on the garden route include Hermanus, Mossel Bay, Plettenburg Bay and George. But Knysna really stands out as a great option in you’re looking for retirement properties in the Western Cape.
Set along the beautiful garden route, between George and Plettenburg Bay, Knysna has a lot to offer.
Why retire to Knysna?
Knysna makes an excellent retirement destination. It may have a small town feel, but Knysna offers everything you will need, including:
- great shopping options
- an abundance of restaurants
- easy access to major transport routes
- excellent healthcare and hospital facilities.
What’s more, Knysna is undoubtably an incredibly beautiful place to live, featuring stunning scenery around every turn.
Knysna offers beautiful weather, with average daily temperatures ranging from 18 to 25 degrees. Summers are warm and sunny, while winters are relatively mild.
If you’re looking for a retirement village in the Western Cape that can offer an active outdoor lifestyle, you’ll find plenty to do in Knysna and the surrounding areas. Some of the country’s best golf courses are located in Knysna and George. You can also cycle or stroll through the beautiful Knysna forests, visit the beaches, go canoeing, hiking or bird watching.
Avid fisherman can enjoy both freshwater fishing in the lagoon and ocean fishing off the beaches or on a fishing boat. The Knysna lagoon offers boat-lovers the opportunity to sail, cruise or even water-ski.
Knysna has a large selection of restaurants, from fine dining to casual coffee shops.
The Knysna Life Hospital is a world-class medical facility located in Knysna, and it is supported by a host of specialists, dentists, GPs and pharmacies.
Houses for sale in Knysna
Knysna Lifestyle Estate is a modern retirement lifestyle development located in Knysna. The estate is designed to appeal to the discerning mature market with an emphasis on elegant and stylish living.
The Knysna Lifestyle Estate offers residents fantastic amenities including a heated swimming pool, gym, tennis court, walking trails, bar, clubhouse and essentially a 24hr healthcare facility.
Where to buy retirement property in the Western Cape?
If you’re looking for a retirement estate that ticks all the boxes, the Knysna Lifestyle Estate should be at the top of your list. Featuring modern homes, fantastic facilities and excellent security, the estate offers everything you could want in a retirement destination. Visit one of our show homes or request a tour of our estate to find out what makes us so special.