South Africa is one of the leading destinations in estate living, with many of the world’s best exclusive estates for the super-rich, ranging from wildlife estates to high-class estates and luxury apartments. The Southern African nation is one of the destinations for lifestyle living, relaxation, and vacation for the affluent. Some affluent individuals (locals and foreigners) that own luxury buildings in the country mostly buy them in one of the lifestyle estates or wildlife estates.
If you are planning to relocate temporarily or permanently to a new location, or you just want to go on a vacation, South Africa offers vast options of destinations to suit your preference. There are estates blended with wildlife parks, exclusive resorts, fascinating luxury apartments, and more in different regions of the country.
We look at the top five most exclusive lifestyle estates (in no particular order) selected for their high score in the following rating criteria:
- Estate maintenance
- Breath-taking natural views and scenery
- Impressive gardens and parks
- Design and space
- Activities and facilities
- Environmental awareness (eco-friendly)