Sandton at a glance
Work hard, play hard...then relax
Sandton is a vibrant, modern neighbourhood that contains the richest square mile in Africa. It is the business gateway into Africa for many large corporations and attracts thousands of ambitious people seeking their fortunes. But Sandton is not just about big business, residents find plenty of time for leisure too. World class shopping centres, and a buzzing social scene are a huge hit with the young and young at heart. Perhaps surprisingly, there is a huge amount of green space in the area that residents take advantage of to exercise or just take a breather.
Sandton is not just about big business, the neighbourhood is great for families. Family friendly restaurants, parks for walking the dog and sporting facilities can be found within the suburb. Sandton also has a number of great schools in the area like Crawford College, Redhill School, Michael Mount Waldorf School, Bryanston Primary School and Sandton Primary School.
This area has two popular golf courses in the area namely Bryanston Golf Club and The River Club Golf Course. There are also many sports clubs like Bryanston Sports Club and Old Parktonian Sports Club, where locals can enjoy sports like tennis, bowling and squash. Cricket lovers will recognise the famous Wanderers Stadium which is located in the area.
Green, tree lined suburban streets can be found minutes away from glitzy shopping centres like Sandton City.