A Place in the Sun: Winter Sun - South Africa

2016 / Episode 44 on 29 May 2016

Episode 44

Swansea couple Jerry and Christine Steele love of South Africa began when Jerry first took a university sports team there over 20 years ago. Several trips together later, they’ve decided to spend part of their retirement in a second home here, among the stunning beaches and national parks of its world-famous Garden Route. For their budget of £60,000 Laura Hamilton show them five incredible value properties, but will any of them be the one they’ve been dreaming of?

Property 1:

Three bed apartment in Wavecrest

Located on the second floor, this spacious three bed, two bathroomed flat has open plan living accommodation and a balcony with sea views. There's secure parking and it's just a few minutes walk from the beach. Priced at R950,000 with Seeff.

Property 2:

Two bed beach front apartment in Wavecrest

Third floor apartment with great sea views. The layout is open plan and there are two bathrooms and two bedrooms. Residents can use the communal pool and there's secure parking nearby. With the beach on your doorstep, the apartment is also well located for shops and restaurants. On the market with Seeff for R1,375,000.

Property 3:

Three bed apartment in Port St Francis

A brand new flat with an open plan layout, kitchen, two bathrooms and a garage. Located at the end of a cul-de-sac, this apartment is in a quiet location but very close to the harbour. With a R 1,550,000 price tag, it's on the market with Chas Everitt.

Property 4:

Two bed house in Jeffreys Bay

A new-build, two bedroom, two bathroomed house has top quality fittings and finishes. The spacious open plan living area opens on to a covered patio with views of the ocean and canals. There's allocated parking and 24 hour security. The agents are Nicholas Melck Properties and the asking price is R 1,290,000.

Property 5:

Two bed apartment in St Francis Court

Easy maintenance two bed, two bathroomed apartment with security, perfect to "lock up and leave". Both bedrooms are en suite and the living area is open plan. Yours for R 1,400,000 with Chas Everitt.