Durbanville, Western Cape

Durbanville at a glance

Durbanville has a community sense and a rural ambiance though it boasts its own municipality and even a library! This popular neighbourhood borders the winelands and has expanded and boomed into several sub-areas in the last 15 years. The small-town atmosphere prevails. Durbanville offers many facets, a wide variety of schooling options, even sports the Cape Hunt and Polo Club with own Polo Crosse fields, own Golf Course, a Medi-Clinic, good schools, and a close-by airfield and shooting range.

The Durbanville Wine Route, with vineyards on the slopes of theTygerberg Hills, is home to award-winning wine estates including Altydgedacht, Bloemendal, D'Aria, De Grendel, Diemersdal, Durbanville Hills, Klein Roseboom, Nitida and Meerendal Farms.

Popular suburbs within Durbanville Municipality:  Aurora, Durbanville Hills, Durbell, D'Urbnvale, Durmonte, Eversdal, Goedemoed, Kenridge, Sonstraal, Skoongesig, Uitzicht, Vierlanden, Vygeboom.

Schools & Higher Learning

  • Eversdal Primary -- Afrikaans/English in Eversdal (6,6km from Durbanville centre)

  • Kenridge Primary -- English/Afrikaans in Kenridge suburb (7,5km from Durbanville centre)

  • Gene Louw -- Afrikaans (5,1km from Durbanville centre)

  • Durbanville Primary --  Afrikaans/English (3,5km from Durbanville centre)

  • Durbanville High School -- Afrikaans (1,6km from Durbanville centre)

  • Fairmont High -- English (6,2km from Durbanville centre)

  • Stellenberg High School -- Afrikaans/English (5,5km from Durbanville centre)

  • Curro Independent Durbanville -- Sonstraal Heights, 3.5km form Durbanville centre

  • Meridian Pinehurst -- 6,2km from Durbanville Centre

  • Reddam House -- in D'Urbanvale, 5km from centre town

  • El Shaddai -- Christian School, 1,7km from centre town


Durbanville district has an excellent infrastructure with everything you may need. Various shopping centres and shopping villages in every neighbourhood. Virgin Active in the centre of town and various other gyms in different neighbourhoods.


  • Durbanville Medi-Clinic -- on Wellington Rd in the main town.