Hillcrest family home offers wide choice of nearby sporting activities, from polo and golf to hiking and canoeing.
The village of Hillcrest was founded in 1895 as a farming settlement, and really started growing only since the introduction of tarred roads in the 1970s and 1980s. Hillcrest, now subject to administration by the Outer West Council, has many new middle-income residential
estates, such as Plantations.
Hillcrest boasts a clean environment as well as an almost rustic vibe, with scenic views everywhere.
with own bathroom, and a garden shed. Hillcrest has an exciting night life with various clubs and pubs and an ever-changing list of trendy new restaurants. The town is near the awe-inspiring Valley of 1000 Hills, which is in itself a popular tourist destination.
proves to be an amazing hiking and birdwatching venue. The Shongweni Polo Grounds is where thrilling games of polo are played, sometimes between our national team and visiting opponents from countries such as Argentina. Inanda Dam, which lies along the route of the renowned Dusi Canoe Race, is also nearby.
Comrades Marathon which sees runners finding their way past the town every year. There is also the Springvale Nature Reserve which allows visitors to embark on scenic trails which follow the course of the valley.
area is The Valley Trust youth hostel /backpackers in nearby Botha’s Hill, which is great for those on a limited budget. This area can get misty and cold in winter, so consider this when you book Hillcrest accommodation.